Jungle TRAVEL CO.LTD
Trading as JUNGLE TRAVEL
Licence No. 4201631605.
Special One Day Tours For Cruise Ship Passengers

Port of call: Nha Trang  Tour 1 : Nha Trang Special Countryside + City

Tour by private car with Licensed  English Speaking Tour Guide

Tour Code : JC : 01

9:00 pick-up from our office, then tour around by private car. This is a  specially tailor-made excursion. Exploring the country trails, village life, town and farms, pagodas, the best way to experience the
"true" Vietnamese countryside. Through countryside trails, villages towns and farms.. This countryside tour offers you a fascinating insight into the "real lives" of everyday people who are the backbone of Vietnam . Just a few kilometers from Nha Trang’s beach front is the picturesque countryside dotted with palm trees, fruit orchards and irrigated rice paddies.

The first stop of the tour is a silk embroidery and craft village.

We will then visit Cham Towers and Long Son Pagoda.

We then drive through miles of flat rice fields to a rural village, enjoy the opportunity to interact with the local people as they go about their daily lives, with farming and cottage industries as their primary source of income. The village path leads us to the home of one family who weave mats from rushes which grow abundantly in the surrounding area. Two people working together will weave just four mats in a day, which will be taken to the local market and traded for food and other essentials.

We will visit fresh noodle and rice paper home industries where you can watch old traditional ways of making these products. Good photo opportunities.

We will visit a pagoda that looks after orphans. The children of the orphanage are taken care of by a group of Buddhist nuns and volunteers. Their goal is to provide the children with a safe and caring environment which lessens their misfortune and gives their lives greater purpose and meaning. Being a private organization, the orphanage is trying to provide its children food, shelter, health and education. The nuns and volunteers at the orphanage have devoted their lives for this wonderful mission - helping the orphans.



Conical hat making village: Watch local village women skillfully making these practical hats that are worn all over Vietnam by men and women. You can have a try at making one but it's not as easy as it looks.It's also a great gift for your friends back at home.

Ancient house: these are traditionally laid out in the same manner throughout the village. Ancestor worship is an important part of daily life in Vietnam and a large area of these small houses is usually reserved for the family altar. Next, pass through a fruit orchard boasting a plentiful supply of tropical fruits. Lunch in a restaurant on the riverside,fresh seafood.

Visit Dam Market for shopping,where you can buy almost anything.great to test your bargaining skills:-)Fantastic selection of fresh fruits,some you may not have seen before.

15:00 Drop-off at the port. End of service

Price: USD/Person

No of Person 2-3 People 4-5 People 6-12  People
Prices/Person $95 $79 $64

Including:  private car,  local guide, admission fees, Vietnamese lunch, fruit in season in the countryside,cold water.

Excluding:  alcoholic drink,  personal expenses,Pick up from Port .

Port of call: Nha Trang  Tour 2:  Nha Trang River Tour

Private car and Licensed English Speaking Tour Guide

Tour Code : JC : 02

9:00 Depart from our office, then visit Long Son Pagoda , it was previously know as Dang Long Tu. Long Son Pagoda was erected on another hill in 1886.In 1900,after a large cyclone,the temple was destroyed and had to be moved from the hill to its current location where there is a large white concrete statue of Gautama Buddha.The statue was built on the site of original temple and the statue was cast in 1964.From the ground up,the statue is 24m,and from the base of the statue it is 21m.The figure of the Buddha is 14m while,the lotus blossom comprises 7m.

 

We then go to Ponagar Cham towers : Ponaga is a Cham temple built sometime before 781 AD and located on a hill overlooking Nha Trang. It is dedicated to Yan Po Nagar,the goddess of the country,who came to be identified with the Hindo goddess Bhagavati and Mahishasuramardini,and who in Vietnamese is called Thien Y Thanh Mau.


Travel down the Cai River to observe the peaceful life of the villagers along Nha Trang  waterways. You can enjoy fresh coconut milk on a coconut island, observe how they make the wooden Vietnamese fishing boats that you see all along the coastline. You will also see the fishing village and colorful boats. If it's a nice hot day we can stop for a swim.

Rush mat weaving:The Sedge mat is popular to all people in tropical Asian countries Tourists can try weaving one with the help of local craftswomen.

Mud-Baths:The salty mineral water in Tha Ba Hot Spring Center,rich in Sodium Silicate Chloride,is taken from 100m deep underground,thus ensuring absolute sanitation.The mineral water penetrates the skin,depositing NaCL and some other elements under the skin.Therapeutic mud bath and salty mineral water can help cure chronic rheumatism,gynecologic inflammation,bone tuberculosis....The water at 38c-40c does not burn your skin but opens up the pores,allowing the mineral to seep in,recovering the skin cells and mollifying stress while leaving you with fresh feeling in sunny day thanks to increased perspiration.Chill out at the mud-baths and enjoy swimming in the hot waters.You can also treat yourselves to spa treatments.

A visit to Dam Market:Here you will see a large selection of goods for sale.Enjoy bartering with the shop keepers and let's hope you get a good bargain:-)

Visit to XQ embroidery factory:

 

15:00 Drop-off at the port.  An unforgettable cultural experience. End of service

Price: USD/Person

No of Person 2-3 People 4-5 People  6-12  People
Prices/Person $99 $85 $65

Including:  private car,  boat, local guide, admission fees, Vietnamese lunch,coconut milk

Excluding:  alcoholic drinks, spa treatments, personal expenses,Pick up from Port .

Port of call :Nha Trang Tour 3 :Special Boat Trip

Private wooden boat or speed boat, Licensed English Speaking Guide

Tour Code : JC : 03

- 9: 30 Meet at the port and join your boat

-10:30 Snorkeling at Mun Island(Marine protected area)

- 12:00 Stop at Fishing Village and see the daily catch. Good photo opportunities

- 12:30 Relaxing on Mini (quiet) beach,swimming and sun bathing

- 14:00 Have sea foods lunch at Con Se Tre Restaurant on bamboo Island

-15:00 Slow cruise back to shore for photos of the island and cable car

- 15:30 Back to Port

Prices/Person

No of Person 2-3 People 4-5 People Over 06 People
Price: USD/Person $95 $85 $69

Included :  Transportation, Boat,English speaking guide,Lunch,fruit &
cold mineral water,entrance fees,snorkeling equipment.INSURANCE & TAX

Excluded : water sports,private expenses,Tips….

Port of call: Nha Trang  Tour 4:  Cooking Class + City Tour

Private car and Licensed English Speaking Tour Guide

Tour Code : JC : 04

8:30 Depart from our office, go to local Vietnamese market, by cyclo,to buy fresh produce for your cooking lesson. We then go to a restaurant or home-stay to meet your Vietnamese chef
to cook typical Vietnamese and Nha Trang food specialities. You will be equipped with your own cooking utensils and ingredients and under the chef's instruction you will prepare your lunch.



13:30 Visit Long Son Pagoda : it was previously know as Dang Long Tu.Long Son Pagoda was erected on another hill in 1886.in 1900,after a
large cyclone,the temple was destroyed and had to be moved from the
hill to its current location.Where there is a large white concrete
statue of Gautama Buddha.The statue was built on the site of original
temple and the statue was cast in 1964.From the ground up,the statue
is 24m,and from the base of the statue it is 21m.The figure of the
Buddha is 14m while,the lotus blossom comprises 7m.

14:30 Visit Ponaga Cham'towers : Ponaga is a Cham temple built
sometime before 781 AD and located on a hill overlooking Nha Trang. It
is dedicated to Yan Po Nagar,the goddess of the country,who came to be
identified with the Hindo goddess Bhagavati and Mahishasuramardini,and
who in Vietnamese is called Thien Y Thanh Mau.

15:30 Drop-off at the port.  An unforgettable cultural experience. End
of service

Price: USD/Person

No of Person 2-3 People 4-5 People 6-12  People
Prices/Person $89 $79 $67

Including:  private car, English speaking guide,cooking class,admission
fees,lunch,cold water,drop-off at the Port

Excluding:  alcoholic drinks, personal expenses,Tip

PRIVATE CULTURAL TREKING EXPERIENCE

Depart 9:30am from our office. Drop at port 3:30 pm

We have just received permission to trek at HON BA mountain ( 1,578m )

We travel by air-con vehicle out of the city and and travel through the countryside gradually climbing up the road to HON BA. We will stop for fresh coffee or coconut juice and meet the locals. Following the river we will stop for photos and swimming in small waterfalls. We can stop and buy fresh tropical fruits in season direct from the farmers and have a talk to them. At the top we will do gentle treking along quiet trails overlooking the lush countryside. Lunch on the mountain or at a riverside restaurant. Louie Pasteur had a research station here in the early 1900's where he did much of his invaluable work. You can have a look at this. On the way back to the port we will visit Long Son Pagoda and the old French Cathedral.

Price : USD/person

No of Person 02-03 people 04-05 people over 06 people
Price/person $89 $79 $65

 

LAZY DAY ON THE BEACH WITH SEAFOOD LUNCH

Pick up outside the port at a time suitable to yourselves. We will then travel south out of town for 25mins along the costal road towards the airport stopping for great views of Nha Trang bay. Bai Dai beach ( long beach ) is our destination. It is the longest beach in Nha Trang and one of the best for swimming. Gentle waves and nice clear warm waters. There are many new 5 star resorts. We will stop where there are many Vietnamese seafood eateries right on the beach serving fresh seafoods caught that morning. You can relax in a hammock in the shade or catch some sun on a deck chair. If you wish you can try out some water sports or just enjoy a cold beer and watch the activities going on around you. Seafood lunch will be served with fresh Vietnamese salads and sauces.

No of person      02-03 people                  04-05 people             over 06 people            
Price/person  $59 $49 $42

 

SHOP TILL YOU DROP and MASSAGE

This one is for you ladies out there who are looking for bargains or something special. While you are enjoying your shopping we can take the men on a boozecruize :-) If there is any special item you are looking for and is available in Vietnam your guide will do her best to find it for you.

Pick up from the port and travel downtown to the New and old Dam market. Good choice of clothing, footwear, sunglasses, watches, phones, spices, dried sea foods and fruits and many little souvenirs. This is a market where there are no fixed prices. It is all about bargaining and with the help of your tour guide you should come away a winner. We then visit Xom Moi fresh meat and veg market. This is the largest one in Nha Trang and is very busy. This will give you a good insight of what Vietnamese do everyday. Highly unlikely you will want to buy anything here but you will find it very interesting. From there we move on to the modern Nha Trang shopping center. Here there are many Vietnamese and Foreign franchised shops, quite often they have sales of up to 50% discount. Three air-con floors of shops and stalls. Fourth and fifth floors are food and entertainment. We will then drop into a small photo gallery of an award winning Vietnamese photographer. He specializes in black and white photography of ethnic minority froups. He has many made into postcards which are nice to send home. Then of we go to XQ silk workshop to see how the ladies make silk embroideries. You can purchase genuine silk scarfs and wraps for $10.

After your busy shopping day we will stop for a gentle 40 min foot and leg massage or pedicure. Then it is back to the ship to see what the boys have been up to !

 

Price per person is $ 69

Includes pick up from port. English speaking tour guide. Driver with air-con vehicle. Massage. Mineral waters.

Not Included. Lunch. You will be visiting many places where there are small Vietnamese eateries and youcan grab something nice along the way with the help of your tour guide.