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The only Jungle Camp Speciallist-3 Days Trek

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Hike daily approx. 5-6 hours
Departure: (October-December; January-June Only)
Moderate-Difficulty, short hill climbs and descents walks up and down of hills

3 days trek through small jungle path into the wild deep of Nam Ha National Park, adventure, Challenge, wonderful nature sight, wild lifestyle learning, bamboo cooking, enjoy Nam Ha landscape, footprints of wild animals, hunting trail, banana leaf camp, herbal medical care and the warm hospitality of the Khmu people.

Itinerary
Day 1: Luang Namtha-Bamboo Jungle Camp. Approx. 4-5 hours
You take a Tuk Tuk to Ban Nam Ha (Khmu village) around 30 km, local guide from the village will join with you for leading you hike through rice paddies and up into the mountains of Nam Ha NPA. Along the trail you will see many species of birds, monkeys and deer are occasionally seen, your guide will teach you how to make a bird call, dear barking and squirrel sounds, see many types of NTPs (Non Timber Forest Products) and your guides will share their experience about traditional medicines. Lunch is eaten in the forest shade near the stream, we will arriving in the jungle forest camp around 4 pm, over there easy walking in the jungle near the forest camp following the trail, searching animal footprints and other elements that prove the presence in the forest of many wild lives further monkey, barking dear, gibbon, wild pigs and jungle fowl. The guide will point out interesting things and useful plants and herbal medical care such as cardamoms, galangals...after dinner overnight in the jungle forest camp hosted by Khmu people.

Day 2: Bamboo Jungle Camp-Nam Ha Jungle Camp. Approx. 5-6 hours
In the early morning you will hear a lot kind of animals scream from the higher mountain and nearly the camp. After breakfast you continue trek deep into inside of the Nam Ha NPA, lunch will be served you in the traditional way in the forest along the trail. The guides know how to boil water and make soup within vessels made of bamboo. They will encourage you to take part in the preparation of the meal, showing you how to construct simple spoons and chopsticks from leaves and cups from bamboo. They will also brew a medicinal tea from wild plants collected along the way. You will arrive at the camp two around 4 pm.

Day 3: Nam Ha Jungle Camp-Ban Sin Oudom-Luang Namtha. Approx. 5-6 hours
Again, you will be woken early by the sound of jungle birds and insects, after breakfast you continues walk up and down on the mountain through rainforest and bamboo forest. The traditional lunch will provide along the way before arriving at Ban Sin Oudom (Sam Tao village). At the end of the trek the villagers will take us across the Namtha River by boat where the Tuk Tuk is waiting to take us back to Luang Namtha, an hour trip alongside the wild Namtha River.
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Booking:
Phou Iu Travel and Eco-Tourism, Laos

Mobile: +856-20-99 44 00 84 (English Speaking), 22 39 01 95
E-mail: phouiu_travel@hotmail.com
Website: www.phouiu-ecotourism-laos.com
Update: 15 Dec 2013