Mai Chau -Pu Luong 3 days tour offer to visit 2 different places in a short time. The fantastic valley of Mai Chau and the Pu Luong Nature Reserve. Nature lovers will appreciate the peacefulness of the site. Between cycling, trekking, bamboo rafting and visiting a cave, this tour offer various activities that you will not forget.
07:00 – 07:30 = Pick-up at Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to start Mai Chau Pu Luong tour 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 = Visit the real local Thai traditional Stilt House before cycling to visit villages of the Thai Ethnic Minority and learn about their daily live and culture. Stop by the handcraft village to learn about weaving in traditional way and support them by buying their local products.
16:00 = Transfer Mai Chau – Pu Luong Nature Reserve.
17:00 – 19:00 = Check-in at Pu Luong Eco Garden and have free time for swimming in the pool or walking around the village.
19:00 = Dinner and free time.
07:30 – 08:30 = Have breakfast at Pu Luong Eco Garden. Enjoying the breathtaking view from the lodge.
09:00 – 12:30 = Board the van to Pho Doan to start your trek. (Visit local market of Pho Doan only on Thursday and Sunday morning) From there , follow the small road, trail through the terrace rice fields, jungle to reach Hieu Waterfall. Have lunch by the waterfall.
Afternoon = Free time to relax and swim in the waterfall or trekking to explore the surrounding village and jungle.
15:30 = Board the van to go back to Pu Luong Eco Garden – The Mountain Retreat
17:00 – 19:00 = Free time to relax by the infinity pool.
19:00 = BBQ Dinner at the lodge, enjoy some local rice wine. Have a quiet night in the middle of the Reserve.
|*Sleeping options: Pu Luong Eco Garden – The Mountain Retreat.Traditional dorm in the house on stilts or Private Room (no Air-con) or Deluxe Room with Air-con.|
07:30 – 08:30 = Have breakfast in the lodge. Enjoying the breathtaking view from the lodge and check out.
09:00 – 12:00 = Trek following the small roads through the terrace rice fields and cross the stream to visit remote rural villages of Black Thai Minorities to learn about the local people in Pu Luong. Explore Doi Cave (Bat cave) of Kho Muong village, this is the largest cave in Pu Luong. (Depending on the weather condition)
12:00 – 13:00 = Lunch at the Eco Garden Restaurant.
13:00 = Free time to relax in the Infinity pool or walking around the village.
14:00 = board the van to go Mai Chau to catch the Limousine bus to go to Hanoi.
17:00 = Soft break on the way.
19:30 = Arrive in Hanoi old quarter drop you off at your hotel.