Hanoi – Mai Chau - Hanoi (Homestay & Trekking)
From 110.00USD per person
Mai Chau is located in Hoa Binh province, approximately 135 km from Hanoi. From the top of Cun mountain. Admire the superb panoramic view of Mai Chau surrounded by a green valley and stilt houses.
Day 1: Hanoi to Mai Chau, cycling (L,D)**
08:00: Pick up from your hotel and head west towards Hoa Binh
10:00: Leave Hoa Binh for Mai Chau Valley, about 2hrs away, stop for scenic photographs.
12:00: Arrive in Mai Chau and have lunch at a family house in the local village.
14:00: Cycle around the surrouding villages of White Thai Ethnic people. Learn more about their lives and cultures.
18:00: Dinner with a village family and get a closer look into their real life. Drink "Ruou Can" (traditional rice wine).
Overnight stay in the village, in a stilted house. Stilt houses are unique to Mai Chau.
You can sleep in the large communal room or you can order a private room.
Day 2: Mai Chau, trekking other villages (B,L,D)**
The early morning is the most peaceful time to walk around the villages. See women prepare food on the wooden fires while the sun is rising over the beautiful mountains.
07:30: Breakfast in village and then go trekking to other villages to see the different life styles of the Mong peoples, Meo peoples etc
12:00: Lunch (picnic style)
17:30: Return to Lac village
18:30: Dinner with a family in Lac village
You can sleep in the Large communal room or you can order a Private room.
Day 3: Mai Chau - Ha Noi (B,L)**
Again, the early morning is the most peaceful time to walk around the villages. See women prepare foods on the wooden fire while the sun is rising over the beautiful mountains.
7:30: Breakfast in the village then walk to Mai Chau market then climb to 1000 Step Cave. The cave is breathtaking and so is the view of the area from the entrance of the cave.
12:00: Lunch in the village before getting on the bus back to Hanoi.
17:00: Return to your hotel in Hanoi.
All rates are in USD per person.
Rounding bus transportation
Entrance ticket to the village
Meals as indicated: B=Breakfast,
Homestay in Lac village (Large communal room or Private room)
Tax & service charges
What's Not Included:
Personal fee (ex: Drinks, Souvenirs)
Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing beds with parents.
50% rate of adult for children (5-11 years) sharing bed with parents.
Children over 11 years of age are charge at adult rates.
* The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
* Special request (diet or vegetarian, …) should be sent before your departure date.
** B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
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