Surrounded by the limestone mountain and the jungle, the Phong Nha Village Homestay (also known as Jungle Boss Homestay) is a great spot to watch the national park and immerse in the villagers’ life and caves. Our homestay is located in Phong Nha village close to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park where guests can easily explore the caves and experience the tropical jungle of Vietnam as well as enjoy the daily life of local people in Phong Nha while learning how locals work in their rice field or peanut field.
Our homestay is a gateway to the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park the word heritage to explore the Sơn Đoòng the world’s biggest cave, hang Én cave, Paradise cave or Phong Nha cave
OUR VALUES AND BELIEFS
Phong Nha is an agricultural village. Our local people used to be hunters or loggers in the national park. However, it has been changed since they involved in working in tourism. You will have chance to talk to these people about their jungle life.
HOW TO GET HERE
From and to Hanoi – You can easily take the flight, bus or train to Dong Hoi. The night train is a good option as it is cheaper than the flight but comfortable. Soft sleeper train should costs around 700,000 VND. The buses called Hung Thanh travel, Camel, Queen which depart for Phong Nha everyday from Hanoi at around 6:00 p.m. These buses will arrive quite early at around 4:30 a.m. Vice versus, the buses will leave at about 9:30 p.m in Phong Nha for Hanoi.
From and to Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) – The best way is to take the flight with Vietnam airlines or Jetstar Pacific Airlines. It is about 1200 km from Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) to Quang Binh, thus train and bus will take about 24 hours. If you don’t mind about the time limit, train is also a good option for seeing the coast of Vietnam.
Travel Advisory: October is not a good time to be in Phong Nha due to flood season