Mai Chau, a small town nestled in the midst of a lush valley and surrounded by emerald-green rice fields, is located 130km to the west of Hanoi. For those who wish to discover the natural beauty and exotic cultures of Vietnam's hill tribes with limited time, this Mai Chau 1 day tour takes you to the countryside, letting you enjoy breath-taking scenery, and immerse yourself in the wonders of Mai Chau valley.
Tour code: BB 79E
Departure date: Everyday
Destination: Mai Chau, Northwest, Vietnam.
Duration: 1 day
We’ll pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi at 7:30AM, and begin our drive to Mai Chau. We’ll make stops along the scenic route for photo-taking, and also visit a Muong village before going through Thung Khe Pass and enjoying the spectacular view of Mai Chau Valley for here.
At 11AM we arrive in Mai Chau, and you’ll have time for a quick rest and an authentic lunch in the home of a local family belonging to the White Thai Tribe. In the afternoon we grab some bicycles and ride through the narrow paths of the countryside, surrounded by terraced rice paddies and minority villages on all sides. We’ll make visits to the Pom Coong and Na Phon villages, experiencing the daily life of the Thai minority, before getting in a car and driving back to Hanoi at around 16:00.
- We take you to the parts other can't reach!
From July to September, the climate is usually humid and hot.
From October to June brings cooler and more pleasant weather. Transport
- Vehicle Tour Guides
Our experienced and friendly Tour Guide(s) speak excellent English or French.
They are extremely knowledgeable about local cultures, history and the environment. Meals
- No breakfast
- 1 lunch
- No dinner
We choose local ingredients, typical of the way people eat in the area, at local restaurants, markets or homes.
We also cater for Vegetarians but please request this at time of booking. Accommodation
RATE: This rate is quoted in USD per person, based on Double/Twin occupancy. Applied for the – Private Tour. Valid from 01 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
Tour price includes
+ A/C transfers
+ Entrance fees
+ Local speaking guide Tour price excludes
+ Travel insurance
+ Personal expenses What to take
+ Pack essentials, including light comfortable clothes suitable for outdoor activities, comfortable walking shoes. Take a small day pack for hiking and trekking.
+ It is essential to bring your passport on this trip. We also recommend packing: insect repellent, sun cream, raincoat and sun hat...
Have a good journey!