3 Days Mai Chau easy trekking
3 Days 2 nights
Hanoi – Mai Chau – Cycling to villages – Lac Village – Van Village - Poong Coong village - Hanoi
The 3-day tour to Mai Chau includes two half day treks and a full day trek taking you through paddy fields, vegetable gardens and local Thai villages. The trekking tour is easy and can be appropriated for small group tours, family travel or active individual travelers
Tour Code : VNT 02
Day 1: Travel Hanoi – Mai Chau – Lac Village – Van Village
7.30: Depart from Hanoi. The journey from Hanoi to Mai Chau takes about three hours and a half including some short breaks, photo stops. You will arrive in Mai Chau valley around noon, in time for lunch.
In the afternoon, enjoy a short bicycle ride to discover the interesting surroundings and ethnic minority tribes of Lac and Van Village. You cycle for about two hours on flat roads, off-road biking trail.
In the evening, complement your experience by sampling delicacies from the local region during dinner time and enjoy the performance by local troupe of ethnic minority Muong and Thai people. It is so relaxing to watch the exotic dances featuring the flower, land-scape and daily agriculture cultivating activities and sweet dating songs in the fresh mountain air.
Overnight at local home (homestay).
Day 2: Van Village – Xo village – Poong Coong village (B, L, D)
After breakfast, start the walking tour to Poong Coon village which belongs to White Thai to get a deeper immersion into the ethnic communities and to understand how they live from a real life perspective. Lunch will be provided in a local house of Xo Village
We arrive at Poong Coong village in the late afternoon. Overnight in home stay.
Day 3: Poong Coong village – Hanoi (B, L)
In the morning we take a pleasant walk to some nearby village, we also have chance to visit Mai Chau market. We will have lunch in the village and we head back to Hanoi in the afternoon. Trip concludes in your hotel in Hanoi
Since this is a private tour, the price per person varies and depends on many aspects, such as your group size, the hotel or home stay and your departure date. If you want to get a custom price quote for this tour, please fill out the online inquiry form and give you as much information as possible about your trip. Your online travel consultants will be at your service and help you make the most of your travel time and dollars!
Accommodations at basic local home stay
All meals indicated in the itinerary (3 lunches, 2 Dinners, 3 Breakfast)
A/C transfers & transport by private car, van or coaches, with a reasonable supply of drinking water
Water during trek
Entrance fees & permits
Local speaking English tour guide/s (Other languages upon requests)
Trip Price Excluded
Meals and beverage not mentioned in the itinerary
Personal travel insurance (Compulsory)
Tips and gratuities
Others not mentioned in the itinerary
Please be advised that the local home stay is not the hotel and the home stay is exactly in the condition how the local people live. The home stay has a squad toilet and no shower. It is very basic. We always try to choose the clean enough home stay to offer our clients. But please do not expect too much at a local home stay. This is a part of experience when you take this trip.
Van Village: Basic White Thai Home stay – House on stilts
Poong Cong Village: Basic White Thai Home stay – House on stilts
About the home stay:
The White Thai home stay is very clean and in a better condition. We stay in the house on stilts. The family provides us clean mats (quite hard), mosquito nets, blankets, pillow.