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From Hanoi: Mai Chau & Moc Chau Multi-Day Adventure Tour

1. From Hanoi: Mai Chau & Moc Chau Multi-Day Adventure Tour

Day 1: Start your adventure with pickup in a private vehicle from your hotel in the Old Quarter or designated meeting point. Set off to Mai Chau and stop on the way at Thung Khe mountain pass to see the impressive scenery of the North-West. Explore Lac Village and then stop for a local lunch at 12 PM. Taste and learn about authentic Vietnamese cuisine. In the afternoon, your tour guide will take you to visit the valley of Mai Chau. Get to know the locals and learn about Tai Dón culture. See how they craft unique brocades by hand. Head off to Moc Chau, with its immense fields of tea and an infinite variety of wildflowers. Check in to your accommodation and dig into a dinner of local specialties. Enjoy your free time and before turning in for the night in your homestay or bungalow. Day 2: Wake up to the beautiful morning with the sound of nature. Fill up on breakfast and start with a visit to the Dai Yem Waterfall and the Dong Son Moc Huong Cave (Doi Cave). Admire the cave’s beauty and listen to the legends described by your tour guide. Continue to the next beauty spot, the pine forest of Ang Village. Explore the surrounding nature including a lake, rolling hills of wildflowers, and fruit tree orchards. Use your free time after lunch in Moc Chau to go biking along hilly trails or investigate the town center. You can also join the locals in picking tea leaves. Additional optional activities include baths in fresh milk and fresh tea. Dine on local dishes at 6:30 PM and stay overnight in your homestay or bungalow. Day 3: Feeling recharged after breakfast, start your journey through the valleys, forests, and mountains to arrive in the villages of the H’Mong ethnic minority. Discover the local ways of life, their traditions, and sample the local food. Check out after lunch and take the bus back to Hanoi. Arrive back in Hanoi around 5.30 pm and get dropped off at the meeting place or your hotel in the Old Quarter.

Mai Chau: Full Day Group Tour From Hanoi With Lunch

2. Mai Chau: Full Day Group Tour From Hanoi With Lunch

Between 7:45 AM and 8:00 AM you will be picked up by minibus from your hotel in the Hanoi Old Quarter and depart to Mai Chau in Hoa Binh Province. At 10:00 AM, take a short break at the Hoa Binh hydroelectric power station to relax and take some photos. From 11:30 AM to 12:00 AM there will be time for a quick photo stop at the top of Mai Chau Valley before you continue to drive to Mai Chau Village. Enjoy a Vietnamese lunch at a local house (vegetarian options are available). Between 1:00-3:00 PM, you'll get to go on a bicycle ride with a local tour guide. See Vietnamese farmers working in the fields and locals weaving scarves as you visit the surrounding villages. At 4:00 PM you'll leave Mai Chau Village and come back to Hanoi, arriving at your hotel around 7:00 PM. 

From Hanoi: Mai Chau valley & Pu Luong nature reserve tours

3. From Hanoi: Mai Chau valley & Pu Luong nature reserve tours

We organize a full package of day trips or multiple day tours. Destinations such as Mai Chau, Pu Luong, Ha Long, Ninh Binh, Ha Noi, Ba Be , Ban Gioc. Web: Email: See more reviews on our web or mail us for any enquiry. Explore real Vietnam and visit attractive off the beaten paths locations that have been carefully considered by us to provide a beautiful experience for our customers. Our team are professional, enthusiastic and young individuals. Thank to their valuable experiences with destinations, we're able to give our international clients the good services they deserve. We also have stron network of domestic travel agents and partners from which we can build a reliable and best price packages for customers.

From Hanoi: Transfer to Mai Chau Private car

4. From Hanoi: Transfer to Mai Chau Private car

The distance between Hanoi and Mai Chau is 145 kilometers, and the journey takes around 3 hours and 30 minutes. A day journey from Hanoi to Mai Chau by automobile is highly flexible and comfortable since you may stop along the way to take photographs, admire the gorgeous scenery, sip coffee, or have lunch. Our driver staff can speak basic communicative English, therefore they will most likely be of assistance to you! My tour operators are also knowledgeable and courteous, and they will always listen to your needs and help you create the greatest itinerary possible. Because the trip from Hanoi to Mai Chau takes only 4 hours, you can depart whenever is most convenient for you. There's an opportunity to visit Thung Khe Pass, Lac Village, Poom Coong Village, Thai Ethnic Museum, Mo Luong Grotto, and more on the way to Mai Chau. In the evenings, go running around Lac village, participate in local cultural activities, and campfires, or watch Thai boys and girls perform traditional art.

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