MAI CHAU 2 DAY 1 NIGHT TOUR

Start date: Daily

Price: 1.295.000dong/pax


ITINERARY:

DAY 1: Hanoi - Mai Chau (L, D) 140km:

 

07:30 – 7:45, Pick-up at Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to go to Mai Chau by Limousine bus.

09:00, Short break in Luong Son (Outside of Hanoi).

11:00, Stop at the local market of the Muong Ethnic Minority; enjoy the beautiful scenery of Thung Khe Pass (One of the 10 most beautiful passes in Vietnam).

12:00, Arrive in Mai Chau Valley for lunch. (Vegetarian is available).

13:00 - 15:30, Cycling to visit the traditional villages of the Thai Ethnic Minority and rice paddies to learn about their daily life and culture and the traditional way of weaving. Stop by a local stilt house for a tea break.

16:00, Free time to walk in the small alleys around the Lodge or to relax by the swimming pool

19:00, Dinner at the Lodge and free time.   

 *Sleeping options: Communal dorm in house on stilts 

DAY 2: Jungle trekking (goat walk)  – Transfer to Hanoi. (B, L):

 

07:00 - 08:00, Breakfast at the Lodge.

08:00 – 11:00, Start to climb up the Mai Chau mountain with a local guide. An adventurous and steep trekking will take you through the wild jungle. On the way, our guide will hunt some fruits for a tasting in the forest (depending on season). You will continue the trek to face a cliff appearing like an open cave. Arriving to the top of the karst pic, you will contemplate the panoramic view of Mai Chau Valley, a fantastic reward after the challenging trekking.

( In case of rainy weather, as the dirt path can be muddy and slippery, an alternative to visit the local market and climb to the 1 000 steps cave will be provided).

11:00 – 12:00, Relax in the room or enjoy a refreshing swim in the pool.

12:00, Check-out and have lunch.

13:30, Free time to relax by the pool or go for a walk to see the traditional houses surrounding Mai Chau Rustic Home.

15:30, Board the van to go back to Hanoi.

19:00, Arrive in Hanoi Old Quarter and drop you off at hostel. Tour finish.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

-          Transportation mentioned

-          Accommodation

-          Meals mentioned

-          Tour guide

-          Activities

-          Entrance fees

-          1 bottle of water/pax/day

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:

-Beverages.

-Travel Insurance.

-Personal Expenses.

Bring your passport with valid visa, good hiking shoes, hat, insect repellent, swim-wear, sun-block..

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