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Tram Chim Sanctuary

A full day excursion out of Chau Doc is the Tram Chim national park and bird sanctuary. Tram Chim national park of 7,588 hectares was created to protect several rare birds, especially the sarus crane/Red-crown crane, a species listed in the IUCN Red List. The Red-crown crane stands over 1.7 metres tall. Over 200 varieties of birds, 25% of all in Viet Nam inhabit this special piece of protected wetlands. December to May is the best period to catch a glimpse of these endangered birds as they migrate to Cambodia during the we season to feed of drier pastures. Do not let this deter you. There are many other birds for dedicated bird watchers and the trip to and from the park from Chau Doc gives a great insight into the almost unspoilt northern side of the Mekong River in Dong Tap province. The best option is to hire a scooter to get there and back in a day trip which will require two river crossings in local ferries. An interesting day out.

Time to start: from 7:00 A.M from Chau Doc hotel/ guesthouse
Distance: Chau Doc-Tram Chim, 60 km
Duration: 6-8 hours
Guide: Local English speaking guide
Transportation: coach/ car/motorbike/ bike 
Entrance: included in the excursion price

BOOKING FOR TRAM CHIM SANCTUARY
Person in charge: Thomas Guy
Telephone #: +84912217448

EXCURSION PRICE
The excursion is on private basis. It is for your party only. It is not a group tour. So the rates would differ for each group size and personalized services. Contact Chau Doc Travel for details 

WHAT IS INCLUDED
The excursion to Tram Chim is easy and you can do on your own, If using our service, it would include a local English speaking guide, transportation, picking up and dropping off at your hotel/ guesthouse in Chau Doc (An Giang), a bottle of water for each passenger

WHAT IS EXCLUDED
The tour price would exclude the tips for driver/ local guide, your lunch and accommodation in Chau Doc

PAYMENT
To book the excursion to Tram Chim from/to Chau Doc City, please submit your payment to Chau Doc Travel at least 3 days in advance for a smooth arrangement. We accept Visa, Master, Amex cards. The online payment facility is available at Chau Doc Travel.

HOW TO BOOK
Kindly let Chau Doc Travel know the date you want to travel to Tram Chim Dong Thap Sanctuary. Also, we need to know your hotel address in Chau Doc.

EXTENSION
Beside the visit to Tràm Chim Sanctuary you can consider Ba Chuc Adventure, the excursion to Cham VillageFloating farmTra Su sanctuary, Can Tho floating market, Saigon Mekong ToursBus and Hydrofoil to Phu Quocspeedboat to Phnom Penh