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Tour Information

  • Price: $35
  • Day: 1
  • Itinerary: Mai Chau - Hoa Binh

Mai Chau is in a valley 140Km from Hanoi and roughly about 10km from the Song Da River, 150m above sea level.The area is well known for the locals stilt houses, or pile dwellings, called Thai Silt houses and are constructed of bamboo and timber, designed to provide shelter for the animals underneath.

Located between two impressive cliffs and surrounded by lush green rice fields, the scenery on the descent to the village offers many unique photo opportunities.


0830h: Your and tour guide will meet you at your hotel and together you will take an interesting 3 hour drive to Mai Chau Valley.

1000h: Time to stop for a short break at Hao Binh to stretch your legs or to buy a drink.

1130h - 1200h: There will be a brief stop for people to enjoy the scenery and take photos before continuing to descend down into the picturesque valley into Mai Chau.

1215h: Once you arrive in Mai Chau a traditional lunch will be served in the village.

1300h - 1500h: Take a bicycle ride with local tour guide and to experience the way of life in the area first hand and up close while cycling peacefully through the surrounding villages.

1500h: Depart for your drive back into Hanoi

1830h – 1900h: Arrive to Hanoi where our guide and driver will say good bye to you.


Tour cost: $35/pax

Tour Includes

  • Return transport in air conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Meals in the village
  • Entrance fees
  • Bicycle

Tour Excludes:

Flights, Drinks, Tips, Phone calls, travel visa’s, personal travel insurance & all other private expenses

What to bring:

Passport, change of clothes, sun-glasses & hat, toiletries, sun-block, insect repellent, flashlights, good shoes, personal first aid kit & medicines, small VND notes for buying drinks.

Additional information

For those not interested in riding bicycles you can enjoy free time in the village or ride on the back of a motorbike.


  • Should you have any special dietary requirements (vegetarian vegan or food allergy) please advise us in advance.
  • Meals provided are included in the itinerary.
  • Breakfast will be served in your hotel and will include Vietnamese and Western dishes.
  • Lunches are arranged at Vietnamese restaurants in scenic areas. Your tour guides are happy to assist with your selection.

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