Mai Chau – Pu Luong > 4 days tour

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  • Discovery of the Mai Chau Valley
  • Visit of natural beauty (cave, waterfall)
  • Visit to a traditional minority market
  • Learn to weave hemp
  • Local cooking class
  • Discovery of the harvesting of jungle products.

Mai Chau Pu Luong > 4 days tour

Discover Mai Chau and Pu Luong with this 4 days tour. Two very different places but both very endearing and splendid. First, the Mai Chau Valley. Surrounded by a mountain range, the tranquility of the place is felt as soon as you enter it. You can experience this during a relaxing bike ride. You can discover the traditional houses and even indulge in a little shopping.

The second day, direction of the charming hamlet of Pa Co, inhabited by the H’mongs . By going there on Sunday, you can attend the colorful market, very little touristy. On the way back, stop at a waterfall, suitable for swimming depending on the season.

You will then take the road to the magnificent Pu Luong Nature Reserve, also called “Little Sapa”. In the Reserve, you will begin by discovering the secrets of the jungle. Accompanied by a local guide from the Black Thai minority, you will set off to harvest fruits from the jungle in order to use them for a picnic over a wood fire. In the afternoon, discover the rice fields and the picturesque village of Kho Muong and its Bat Cave.

For the last morning, local cooking class to learn how to prepare local specialties. Tasting. Then return to Hanoi and end of the tour. (Possibility to have a transfer for Ninh Binh )

Mai Chau – Pu Luong > 4 days tour

  • Day 1 > Hanoi – Mai Chau
  • Day 2 > Mai Chau - Pu Luong
  • Day 3 >Pu Luong
  • Day 4 > Pu Luong - Hanoi
  • Day 1 > Hanoi – Mai Chau
  • The car picks you up from your hotel in Hanoi to begin the drive to Mai Chau Valley. On the way, stop at Tung Pass Khe , recognized as one of the 10 most beautiful in Vietnam. Visit the local market where you can try the specialty, sticky rice cooked in bamboo. The road resumes to the guesthouse for lunch and room check-in. In the afternoon, a relaxing bike ride in the valley to visit a traditional house, learn about the craft of weaving and why not indulge in some shopping. Back at the Homestay , free time to rest until dinner and a quiet night.
  • Day 2 > Mai Chau - Pu Luong
  • duong-lam_smallIn the early morning, departure for the village of Pa Co, an hour away. Visit the colorful local H'Mong market (only on Sundays). Then you will learn how the H'mong people weave traditional hemp outfits with indigo. Lunch on site. On the return, passage to the Go Lao waterfall (possibility of swimming there depending on the season. Then depart for the Pu Luong Nature Reserve. Arrival in the late afternoon, free time before dinner and night on site.
  • Day 3 >Pu Luong
  • tam-coc_smallIn the morning, you will leave with a local guide from the Black Thai minority for a jungle trek. You will collect the plants, fruits, vegetables (depending on the season) which you will then use for the preparation of lunch. Cooking rice in the bamboo on the improvised fire, an exhilarating adventure. Back at the guesthouse, you can relax before hitting the road again for the start of a hike through the rice fields that will take you to the hidden hamlet of Kho Muong and its Bat Cave. Then return to the Homestay for dinner and overnight
  • Day 4 > Pu Luong – Hanoi
  • After breakfast, you will set off with a local guide for a short hike that will take you to the site where you will begin a local cooking class. Learn about the traditional dishes of the Pu Luong Reserve. You can taste the fruit of your labor. You will then take the road for a return to Hanoi or Ninh Binh . End of round.
Sample Description
  • Included:
  • Private comfortable car with air conditioning
  • Professional english-speaking tour guide
  • Local tour guide in remote areas
  • Accommodation
  • Entrance fees
  • All activities mentioned
  • Water
  • Excluded:
  • Visa
  • International flights
  • Drinks
  • Extra activities
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses