Explore Mai Chau and Pu Luong 3 days 2 nights from Hanoi

Explore Mai Chau and Pu Luong 3 days 2 nights from Hanoi


  • 2x Breakfast
  • 2x Dinner
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Accomodations
  • Meals mentioned
  • One bottle of water/pax/day
  • Entry/Admission – Pu Luong Nature Reserve
  • Entry/Admission – Pu Luong Nature Reserve


  • Insurance
  • Drinks
  • Personal expense


  • Departure Point At your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter
  • Departs See Availability
  • Departure Time 7:30am – 8:15am 1/ Hotels in the Old Quarter Area. Because customers will staying at different hotels in the Old Quarter, Hanoi so it take around 30-45 minutes to pick up all. Kindly contact us to know estimated pick up time (it depends on your hotel located). 2/ Hotels outside of the Old Quarter: Please feel free to contact us via the email: info@vietnambudgettour.com , or via Hotline/WhatsApp/Viber/Zalo: +84 912217448 for exact pick-up point. Kindly note that we do not pick up at Airbnb, Apartment, Home-stay as the address is unclear and hard contact without the receptionist support. Return Details At your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter


Day 1: Ha Noi – Mai Chau (L,D)

Pass By: La Maison De Buoc

  • 07:00 – 07:30 = Pick-up at Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to go to Mai Chau 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 ThungKhe 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 = Board the van to go to Hidden Buoc Village (20km away from main tourist Lac Village).
  • 17:00 – 19:00 = Check-in La Maison de Buoc lodge have free time for swimming in the pool, cycling or walking around the village.
  • 19:00 = Dinner at the Lodge and free time.

Day 2: Day 2 : Explore Rural Villages surrounding Buoc Village –Pu Luong (B, L, D)

Stop At: Pu Luong Nature Reserve, Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa Province

  • 07:00 – 08:00 = Breakfast at the Lodge.
  • 08:30 – 12:00 = Easy trekking with local guide to visit the beautiful surrounding villages visiting non-tourist path and rice terraces, hanging bridge, and visiting a local family. (Distance trek about 7.5km).
  • 12:30 = Check-out and transfer to a van to go to Pu Luong Reserve nature
  • 13:00 = Check in and lunch at Pu Luong Eco Garden – The Mountain Retreat.
  • 14:30 – 17:30 = Board the van to the starting point. Following the small road through the terrace rice and sugar cane fields, cross the Hanging Bridges to visit other remote rural villages of Thai Ethnic. Stop at the giant waterwheels, ducks farm to learn about the agriculture before getting on the Bamboo Raft for a relaxing cruise on Cham stream (cruise depending on weather conditions).
  • 17:30 = Pick up the van to go to the Eco Garden – Mountain Retreat. Enjoy swimming in 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.

Duration: 1 day
Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight in Pu Luong Eco Garden Lodge

Day 3: Day 3: Pu Luong – Hanoi 200km. (B,L)

Stop At: Pu Luong Nature Reserve, Thanh Hoa, Thanh Hoa Province

Medium Trek in Kho Muong village and explore Bat Cave:

  • 07:30 – 08:30 = Have breakfast in the lodge. Enjoying the breathtaking view from the lodge.
  • 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.(6kms) Explore Doi Cave (Bat cave) of Kho Muong village, this is the largest cave in
  • Pu Luong. (Depending on the weather condition)
  • 12:00 = Back to the Eco Garden – Mountain Retreat, check out.
  • 13:00 = Have lunch and have 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.
  • Tour Ends.

Duration: 8 hours
Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day


  • Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour.
  • Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up.


  • Vegetarian option is available; please advise at time of booking if required
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel


A strict policy for cancellation applied, we recommend you to buy cancellation insurance for your booking

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 30 days in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Cancel 29- 7 days: 50% tour cost cancellation fee applied
  • Cancel 6- 3 days less: 80% tour cost cancellation fee applied
  • Cancel 3 days less: 100% tour cost cancellation fee applied