Tour code Th0028
Duration 2 Days 1 night
Tour route Hanoi - Mai Chau - Pu Luong - Hanoi
Discover the beauty and cultures of Vietnam’s highlands with an homestay to Mai Chau. Only a 3-hour drive from Hanoi,this beautiful region is characterized by karst fangs, towering mountains and fertile rice paddies. Spend a night with a hill tribe family and trek through the rolling countryside, immersing yourself in the wonders of Mai Chau valley. Step off the beaten path and experience Mai Chau’s relaxed hill tribe life and breathtaking scenery. Vietnam Typical Tours team hope to bring you the best memory about Mai Chau.
Day 1: Ha noi – Hoa Binh – Mai Chau – Pu Luong(L,D)
Pick you up from your hotel at 8h00. Transfer to Mai Chau, riding on a very nice road and passing through spectaculars on routes. Arrival in Poom Coong village at about 11.30am, welcome drink with Vietnamese green tea then take a short walk around the village to visit Thai people, then lunch will be served here on traditional house-on-stilt.
14h00, leaving here for our short ride (15 min) to Ma river. Boating is our next adventure. We are rafting on the boat for about 30 min, and then we start our walk for 2 hours through beautiful villages, hill sides, magnificent rice paddies, water wheels… And one of the highlight on this walk is to experience the everyday life and culture White Thai people and stay in their traditional house on stilts as honored guests.
Again boat ferries across the river, we hit the road to Sai village (also the Thai) where we will be having dinner and stay at their traditional house on stilts.
Day 2: Pu Luong – Mai Chau – Hanoi (B,L)
The Fammers will get up very early at 5 am, it will be interesting for you to get up and take part in their activities to experience their lovely colorful life (this is sure with fun!). Breakfast at their house, then at 8 am start our Motobike trip to the Nature Reserve of Pu Luong to visit Duom untouched village.
After 3 hours walk, driver will pick us up and transfer to Poom Coong hill tribe for lunch. We should leave Mai Chau at 2.30 pm and return Hanoi by 6 p.m. Tour ends.
• Air conditioned car, Van or Bus, motobike to Pu Luong, home stay
• Meals, tour guide, entrance fee
• All sightseeing fee and transfer services as detailed in our itinerary
• English speaking guide
• Car to Pu Luong, other meals not mentioned in the itinerary and Tip & Personal expense