VN43A Highlands Unveiled ( 3 days / 2 nights )
Pleiku – Kon Tum – Pleiku
Day 1 Pleiku Arrival
Pick-up at Pleiku Airport, located on the vast and flat basaltic plateau of the Central Highlands. Transfer to Suoi Nguon for a lunch on a beautiful freshwater lake. Enjoy an afternoon visit to Dektu Village and Derol Village, homes of the Bahnar ethnic minority who were some of the first native people to the Gia Lai Highland. Discover the local culture with an easy trek through local villages, streams and plantations.
Overnight in Pleiku [Lunch]
Day 2 Pleiku – Kon Tum – Pleiku
After breakfast, drive through the beautiful landscape to Kontum. Stop to explore the colourful culture of the J’rai people at Pleiphun Village. Enjoy a brief walk around the village to see the daily activities of the local people and visit a traditional house and an impressive graveyard with decorated statues. In the afternoon, visit Kontum, which is home to a wooden cathedral, seminary, museum and suspension bridge before returning to Pleiku. En route, visit Bien Ho (“Sea Lake”) which is an archaeological site that was once a volcanic crater.
Overnight in Pleiku [Breakfast]
Day 3 Pleiku Departure
After breakfast, take a short city tour to the Ethnology Museum and local market. Then free until transfer to the Pleiku Airport.