2 days starts from $ 80| $ 40 per day
All incl. Transportation + Food + Accommodation + Fees + Guide + Bike
Friends Travel Vietnam - selected the best tours to the beautiful city of Mai Chau! Get on our air-conditioned mini van, join us in our ride in the direction of the Laos border to Mai Chau and explore this amazing city by bike and foot. We offer daily departures from Hanoi by bus, so you don't have to worry about anything. Contact us to join this Mai Chau experience, but places fill up quickly so please book in advance!
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Are you ready for the "Mai Chau Tour 2D1N"!
We offer a ‘highlights’ day trip tour to Mai Chau, which gets you back to Hanoi in just two days, so you can still visit beautiful Mai Chau and continue your travels. We’ll pick you up from our office at 2 Hang Buom, Hanoi Old Quarter, for a comfortable drive to Mai Chau. Our English speaking tour guide will accompany and guide you through this beautiful and peaceful piece of Vietnamese beauty.
Let's see Mai Chau!
Day 1: Hanoi - Mai Chau
Take in all the splendor of the scenic mountain views set against the seasonal lush green rice paddies in the valley below. Dine on a delicious Vietnamese lunch in a local village, followed by an exciting cycle ride through the Mai Chau valley. Join this local Bicycle tour to see the farmers at work using time-honored farming methods. We’ll also meet the locals weaving scarves and other traditional clothing in the most beautiful colors and design. We’ll continue our ride through peaceful villages in Mai Chau, passing seasonal lush green rice paddies on the way. Check in Lodge - Free time for swimming pool, cycling and walking
Day 2: Mai Chau - Hanoi
We'll be visiting the remote rural villages talk with the local people and see how they live. There will be free time before we head back to Hanoi!.
We offer three different options to spend the night in Mai Chau. The first option is a dorm at homestay. The second option is a bungalow with air conditioning and the third option is a double bungalow with air condition
|Option||Room setup||Price for||Price per pax|
|- Dorm at homestay||Sharing Dorm||1 pax||80 $USD|
|- Bungalow with AC||Double /Twin bed||1 pax||100 $USD|
|- Bungalow with AC Single||Single room||1 pax||110 $USD|
The information below is intended to assist you as you consider your travel options for Vietnam with Friends Travel Vietnam. In addition to the detailed itinerary each tour has been supported with some useful information to provide you with an overview of your accommodation & meals, all things money, passports, visas, vaccinations, insurance, clothing, personal equipment and much more to help you with your travel preparations.
DAY 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau (L, D) 140km
07:30 – 7:45 = Pick-up at Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to start the Mai Chau Pu Luong 2 days tour.
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 :Mai Chau Rustic Home (Communal dorm in house on stilts or Deluxe room)
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 your Hotel. Tour Ends.
- All your accommodation.
- Fun activities
- Friendly and passionate local guides.
- Meals mentioned in the tour itinerary.
- Entrance fees.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
- Travel Insurance.
- Personal Expenses
Dietary or special food request
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