|Type tours||Classic Tours|
|Duration||3 days - 2 nights|
|Contact||+84902 18 70 89|
Dig deeper into Vietnam’s local culture on this 3-day tour which goes through Mai Chau’s villages including the Green Hmong hill tribe, Van Mai, Mai Hich, Cum and Xam Khoe. Trek through the hill tribe of Xa Linh, walk along the small villages and take a bike ride through the Mai Chau Valley. It’s a great way to be immersed in the vibrant hill tribe culture and learn more about the ethnic minorities. We strongly recommend the purchase of travel insurance (covering emergency medical evacuation) for trips to Vietnam.
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The cost of air tickets is subject to change without prior notice by the airlines.
Reservations during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year, National Holidays) may be subject to supplementary charges.
Rooms at hotels are available only from 1400 on arrival day till 1200 on departure date. A supplement will be added if early check-in or late check-out is desired.
Please note that all the above services & tours have yet to be booked, they are proposed for your information only and we will not make any reservations before we receive your confirmation to do so.
If one or some proposed service(s) is (are) not available at the moment of booking, we will try to find other possibilities/options or other similar service(s) in order to avoid changes to the program.
MAI CHAU - VILLAGES TO VILLAGES
In the morning, spend around an hour to drive to Xa Linh, then stop for a light trek of 2-4 hours in Pa Co which is home of the Green Hmong hill tribe. Hmong people are especially present in Southern China, Vietnam and Laos. There are different groups of Hmong, such as the Green Hmong but also the Black, Striped or White Hmong and they all have their own customs and traditions. On the way, discover their colorful and unique culture and walk along peach and plum trees where flowers will be blossoming during spring season. Picnic Lunch is served on the road. In the afternoon, enjoy a hiking through to peaceful Thai villages to learn about the daily life of local people before transferring back to the accommodation.
This evening enjoys a traditional Thai performance of music and dance. The Thai ethnic group has inhabited this area for centuries and much of their lifestyle and traditions have remained unchanged over the years.
Overnight in Mai Chau.
** If guests are in Mai Chau on a Sunday, catch the weekly market in the village of Xa Linh. Note this is an optional extra. Ask the travel consultant for further details.
Distances and journey time: Routes can change subject to the client’s interest.
HA NOI - MAI CHAU
Depart Hanoi early morning for a 4 hour drive to Mai Chau located 150 km southwest of Hanoi. Just an hour beyond Hanoi, after Hoa Binh Town, the road weaves through mountains, fertile valleys, and traditional villages.
Arrive in the picturesque Mai Chau Valley surrounded by spectacular karst rock formations and rice paddies.
Arrive in the picturesque Mai Chau Valley – home of Thai ethnic people - Over 54 different ethnic minorities, the Thai is one of the largest in Vietnam with their own Sanskrit-style writing system, widely used in many written works on history, traditions, customary laws, and literature.
| Accommodation in a shared twin or shared double room with daily breakfast
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
English or French speaking guide (for other languages and a national guide supplements apply)
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle
Entrance fees for mentioned visits
|Other meals than mentioned
Other services than mentioned
International and Domestic Flights
Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
Tips, Travel insurance
Floor 3, No 15, Lane 2, Tho Thap, Cau Giay, Hanoi