Brief description: This offer is a private tour to discover the true value of Ninh Binh and Mai Chau . The fist day will visit Hoa Lu ancient citadel, Tam Coc rowing boat and overnight in Ninh Binh. The second day will visit Cuc Phuong national park and transfer to Mai Chau valley and overnight in Mai Chau village with Thai peopple.
The third day walk around Thai village, then transfer to Hanoi.Detail Itinerary
From here we drive further to the centre of the national park where we start our real jungle trek through the national park. A national park ranger will be our on-site guide who makes sure that we do not get lost and he will tell us about the flora and fauna of the park. Picnic lunch in the shade of a giant tree. After 6-hr trek with lots of descents and ascents on jungle trails we make the last climb downhill to a peaceful valley and reach the village of Khanh, home to Muong ethnic minority. We will have dinner and spend our night with a family in their traditional house-on-stilt.
Day 4: Pu Luong - Mai Chau - Hanoi (B,L)
The daily life of the locals here starts early, it will be interesting for you to get up and take part in their activities to experience their lovely colorful life (this is sure with fun!). Breakfast at their house, then at 8 am start our trek inside the Nature Reserve of Pu Luong to visit Duom untouched village.
After 3 hours walk, driver will pick us up and transfer to Poom Coong hill tribe for lunch. We should leave Mai Chau at 2.30 pm and return Hanoi by 6 p.m. Finish our journey at your hotel. Thanks for joining us and hopefully to serve you next time.
- All transportation and transfers
- English speaking guide or on request
- Accommodation at house-on-stilt
- Rowing boat in Tam Coc
- Full meals as indicated in the itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Admission fees and permits
- Complimentary: 2 waters / person / day
- International flights
- International departure tax
- Visas and Visa fees
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses such as shopping; telephone, laundry and bar bills etc.
- Tips and gratuities