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Mai Chau Village To Village Walking Tour 4 Days/3 Nights

With its eclectic blend of cultures and beautiful landscapes, there is no better way to explore the Mai Chau Valley than a village to village walking journey. This Vietnam tour takes you through the heart of the Hoa Binh Province and Mai Chau Valley and includes unique homestays with the local hilltribe people.
For this Vietnam tour we offer two options of accommodation. You can choose to stay in homestays each night or alternate between a two nights at Mai Chau Lodge with a village stay. The Lodge offers the modern amenities and rugged luxury of a mountain retreat without compromising the beauty of its natural surroundings.

Our teams have sought out the best walking trails through Mai Chau's most scenic areas, resulting in an immersive cultural experience that is easy enough for everyone to enjoy. Join us on this Village to Village Walking Tour through Mai Chau and discover the rugged beauty and timeless traditions of Northern Vietnam.
In brief:

Day 1: Hanoi - Mai Chau Valley

Day 2: Mai Chau - Nameo Village - Buoc Village
Day 3: Ban Buoc - Van Mai - Mai Chau
Day 4: Mai Chau - Xalinh - Hanoi

Day 1: Hanoi - Mai Chau Valley (L, D)

Start your day with a drive to Mai Chau, passing through beautiful landscapes of the Hoa Binh Province before descending into the Mai Chau Valley. Take a short walk around the village to meet friendly locals and visit the local market all the while surrounded by great views of the valley. A local family will warmly welcome you into their stilted house this evening for a memorable homestay.

Overnight homestay in a Thai village or at the Mai Chau Lodge
Note: Walking 1-2 hours

Day 2: Mai Chau - Nameo Village - Buoc Village (B, L, D)

A short drive this morning takes you to Nameo Village, the start point for today's trek. The sublime beauty of the Mai Chau Valley reveals itself as you pass through rice terraces, forests and villages on this easy walk. Tonight you will stay in Buoc Village in a simple, yet comfortable homestay.

Overnight homestay in Buoc Village.
Note: Walking 3-4 hours

Day 3: Ban Buoc - Van Mai - Mai Chau (B, L, D)

Today's destination is the village of Van Mai, reached by a four-hour trek. Enjoy lunch in the village followed by a relaxing boat ride along the Ma River where you'll see a different, yet equally beautiful, side of the Mai Chau Valley. This evening you can choose between another homestsay or staying at a spectacular nature lodge.

Overnight homestay in a Thai village or at the Mai Chau Lodge
Note: Walking 4-5 hours

Day 4: Mai Chau - Xalinh - Hanoi (B, L, D)

This final day of your trip starts with a short 1-2 hour walk to Xalinh village. You will get a glimpse into the lives of the Hmong hilltribe as you pass through their village. If you arrive on a Sunday, a walk through the colorful local market is not to be missed. Then it's time to the Mai Chau valley and return to Hanoi by road.

Note: Walking 1-2 hours

Prices: Please contact us to customize this itinerary and price to meet your needs and budget.
Trip Included:
  • English speaking guide throughout
  • Local English speaking guide for trekking days
  • Private air-conditioned car for transfer as itinerary except trekking days.
  • 1 Motorbike support for 2 days of trekking to Buoc Village and return to Mai Chau
  • Meals in local restaurants as mentioned in the itinerary ( B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
  • Snack, water and local fruits for trekking days.
  • Accommodation as itinerary in twin shared room with daily breakfast.
  • Permission for overnight in homestay

Trip Excluded :

  • International air ticket to/from Vietnam and international airport departure tax
  • Visa to Vietnam. Please ensure to get visa before departure.
  • Tips for guide, driver, porter at hotel, waiter in restaurant
  • Beverage and alcoholic drinks.
  • Personal expenditure (telephone, laundry, camera films and so on...)
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Any other services not clearly mentioned in the itinerary and in the trip inclusive portion.

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