3 Days - 2 Nights
Located in the northwest of Hoa Binh province, 130km from Hanoi, 60km from Hoa Binh town and surrounded by mountains, Mai Chau is home of many ethnic groups. Each ethnic group has its own identity, customs and habits that contribute to the rich diversity of Vietnamese culture. With the geographical characteristics and cultural traditions available, people in Mai Chau district have been promoting and preserving cultural identity and promoting the potential of tourism to introduce to friends in all over the world the essence of the land.
Traveling to Mai Chau in any season of the year, tourists still feel that the atmosphere is quite fresh because of its favorable position. This is a four-sided valley surrounded by mountains which help protect this land from the typhoon. Therefore, Mai Chau is always the least affected area.Today, Mai Chau is the destination of hundreds of thousand of domestic and foreign tourists each year to immerse themselves in nature and discover the life of the ethnic minority here.
Ha Noi Old Quarter Travel is one of the best companies in Vietnam. We are organizing Mai Chau tours. You can choose a reasonable tour for your vacation. You will discover the most famous landscape and do many activities in Mai Chau.
Hanoi Old Quarter Travel will bring you a great experience not only of the landscape but also of spirit and culture.
Day 1: HANOI – MAI CHAU VALLEY (L,D) 7:00 - 8:00 – Pick up at your hotel in the Old Quarter in our comfortable van/bus 10:00 – Short break 11:30-12:30 – Scenic photo stop of Mai Chau valley/arrive in Mai Chau 12:30 – Traditional lunch in our home(vegetarian available) 14:30 – Bicycle ride with your tour guide, see farmers working in fields, locals weaving scarves and visit surrounding peaceful villages. 17:00 – Free time for cycling, walking, shopping 19:00 – Enjoy the dinner, you will have a chance to Enjoy traditional dishes prepared in the style of the native Thai and watch the Thai’s traditional Dance show and drink traditional wine “Ruou can”. Day 2: MAI CHAU – PU LUONG NATURE RESERVE (B,L,D) 7:30-8:30 – Breakfast time 8:30-10:30 – Drive 35km to Pu Luong Nature Reserve, we will stop on the way to see chopsticks factories and take photos sometimes. 10:30 – 12:30 – Arrive to Pu Luong Nature reserve, we will take a short break for 10 minutes before the start to do trekking and explore the beautiful scenery of the mountains and stunning rice terraces 12:30 – 15:30 – Enjoy Lunch in the village and take a rest before we restart trekking then drive back to Mai Chau. 19:00 –Enjoy the dinner and take a comfortable sleep to recharge for the next activity the next morning. Day 3: MAI CHAU - Explore the more remote rural villages ( B,L) 07:30 –Breakfast time 08:30 – Go with a local Thai tour guide, we will cycling for 2km before start the trek to visit more remote rural villages: Na Meo, Na Mo, and Xam Pa villages to see the rice terraces and understand more about their culture and customs 12:00 – Back to the homestay, check-out and go for lunch 13:00– Free time for shopping and relaxing. 15:30 – Get on the van/bus to drive back to Hanoi. 19:00 – Arrive in Hanoi Old quater. Drop you off at your hotel