City break, Classic tours,
Discover the beauty and exotic cultures of Vietnam’s hill tribes with an overnight tour to Mai Chau – a small town nestled in the midst of a lush valley and surrounded by emerald-green rice fields, located in Hoa Binh province, 130km far from Hanoi in the west. 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.
Explore exotic culture of hill tribes Mai Chau
Day 1. Hanoi – Mai Chau Valley (L, D)
8.00 Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi, head out for Mai Chau. Stop along the way at the Muong tribes and then Thung Khe Pass for a spectacular view of Mai Chau valley. Have lunch at local family of the White Thai tribe and enjoy some free time to acquaint yourself with the villagers.
Check in your hotel/homestay/bungalow and rest.
Afternoon, trek through terraced rice paddies and small villages, discovering the natural beauty of the valley and encountering the culture of the ethnic minority Thai people on our visits to the Pom Coong and Na Phon villages. Return to your home stay for a help prepare the evening meal. This is an opportunity to learn about the local cuisine and culture as you join the family to prepare a traditional dinner. In the evening enjoy a live dance and music performance of the villagers. Stay overnight in the long stilt house.
Optional: Stay overnight in a luxury Mai Chau Lodge resort or private bungalow room
Day 2: Mai Chau Discovery – Hanoi (B, L)
Start the day with a simple breakfast with your host family then take a short drive through the surrounding countryside, before setting off on a trek through rice paddies and down winding lanes to visit the Cum and Sam Khoe villages. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture and enjoy an authentic lunch at the villages.
Afternoon, bid farewell to local host and drive back to the urban bustle, arriving at your hotel in Hanoi in late afternoon.
Prices quoted in USD/person based on twin/double sharing room
GROUP TOUR Mai Chau tour 2 days 1 night
|Homestay – Communal dorm||$65/person|
|Mai Chau Nature bungalow||$80/person|
|Mai Chau Sunrise Villas bungalow||$90/person|
PRIVATE TOUR Mai Chau tour 2 days 1 night
|No of travelers||2 pax||3-5 pax||6-8 pax||9 pax up
|Bungalow (Sunrise Villas)||$176||$148||$110||$103|
|Mai Chau Lodge||$188||$160||$120||$110|
Not fit your requirement? Feel free to contact us to plan this trip and get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs.
- Private transfer as per program (pick-up and drop off at your hotel)
- Accommodation in homestay or twin/double shared at Mai Chau Lodge/bungalow
- English speaking guide
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
- All sightseeing admissions
- Complementary mineral water
- Beverage, personal expenses, tips
- Travel insurance
- Other not mentioned above.