VIETNAM'S TRADITIONAL TRAILS

Mai Chau is famed for its splendid vistas of mountains and valleys surrounded by lush forests and stilt houses.

Highlights

  • Enjoy the cool mountain breeze as you drift along in a bamboo raft.
  • Ethnic dance and music performance.
  • Green accommodation. 
  • 2-3 hour cycling tour through the breathtaking valley of Mai Chau

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  • Duration

    3 Days / 2 nights

  • Destinations

    Hanoi - Mai Chau

Our Services Include:
  • English speaking guide
  • Private air-conditioned transportation from Hanoi to Mai Chau.
  • Specific accommodation based on Double sharing in Mai Chau.
  • Activities as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Meals (without drinks) as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Mineral water & Cold Towel
Our Services Exclude:
  • Tipping for tour guide, vehicle’s driver & local guide for trekking tours.
  • Surcharge for single supplement.
  • Other meals & services not mentioned in our program.

An additional surcharge applies for bookings on Christmas, New Year & Tet (Lunar New Year).

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ITINERARY/SCHEDULE

Hanoi to Mai Chau (150km) 4hrs

Biking distance (15-20km)

Pick up at your hotel in downtown Hanoi for a scenic 4 hrs. drive to Mai Chau. Located in Hoa Binh Province, Mai Chau is famed for its splendid vistas of mountains and valleys covered in lush forests and quaint villages, inhabited mainly by the White Thai ethnic minority. Upon arrival, check in and time to rest. 

In the late afternoon, we will start our leisurely 2 to 3 hrs. cycling tour through Mai Chau and the minority villages that dot the valley. There you will have the opportunity to interact with local people and learn about their daily lives. Later, return to your hotel. Dinner will be served at the lodge.

Tour duration 2-3hrs

Trekking distance (3-5km)

After breakfast, drive to Mai Hich, where we begin our 2-3 hours trek. Enjoy the cool mountain breeze while walking along scenic mountain trails. There is a chance to experience a bamboo raft (at your own expense) before having lunch in a local home.

In the afternoon, relax in the hotel pool or walk to the nearby villages of Lac and  Pom Coong to shop for handicrafts made by local artisans, or take a stroll around the village and enjoy a cup of coffee with the friendly villagers. This evening you will enjoy a traditional Thai performance of music and dance. The Thai ethnic group has inhabited this area for centuries and much of their lifestyle and traditions have remained unchanged over the years (this activity will be organized by the resort - there will be other guests joining).

Mai Chau - Hanoi (150km) 4hrs

Today is free at leisure to unwind and enjoy the beautiful surroundings before checking-out and driving back to Hanoi. Estimated arrival in Hanoi in the late afternoon.