Vietnam is a country that’s as varied as the palettes of its great Renaissance artists


Mai Chau is a country that’s as varied as the palettes of its great Renaissance artists, awash with color and culture. Lose yourself in the green rolling hills of Tuscany, bathed in the orange glow of the setting sun, and sip a succulent limoncello while taking in the sapphire surf of the sea. Marvel at the fantastical cream-colored figures of the Trevi Fountain, and relax at a neighborhood trattoria with a ruby-red glass of the country’s best Chianti. This isn’t a place where you go to vacation – this is a place where you go to live.

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Mai Chau – Pu Luong Nature Reserve (3 days 2 nights)

DAY 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau Valley (L, D)

7:00 – 8:00 Pickup at your hotel in the Old Quarter in our comfortable van/bus

10:00 Short break

11:30-12:30 Scenic photo stop of Mai Chau valley/arrive in Mai Chau

12:30 Traditional lunch in our home (vegetarian available)

14:30 Bicycle ride with your tour guide, see farmers working in fields, locals weaving

scarves and visit surrounding peaceful villages.

17:00: Free time for cycling, walking, shopping

19:00 Enjoy the dinner, you will have a chance to Enjoy traditional dishes prepared in the style of the native Thai  and watch the Thai’s traditional


7:30-8:30 – Breakfast time

8:30-10:30 – Drive 35km to PuLuong Nature Reserve, we will stop on the way to see chopsticks factories and take photos sometimes.

10:30 – 12:30 – Arrive to PuLuong Nature reserve, we will take a short break for 10 minutes before start to do trekking and explore a beautiful scenery of the mountains and stunning rice terraces

12:30 – 15:30 – Enjoy Lunch in the village and take a rest before we restart trekking then drive back to Mai Chau.

15:30 – Get on the van/bus to drive back to Hanoi.

7:30 – 8:00 Drop off at the guest’s hotel.

DAY 3: Mai Chau – MocChau

7:30 Breakfast time

08:15 – 10:00  Drive  to Moc Chau, we will stop  to take photo some times

10:00 – 12:30  Explore the beautiful of the tea farm and the “Dai Yem” water fall, the “Doi”cave .

13:00 – 15:00 – Enjoy Lunch, back to Mai Chau

15:30 – Get on the van/bus to drive back to Hanoi.

19:00 – Arrive in Hanoi Old quarter. Drop you off at your hotel. 


Trip Included

  • Big A/C bus with comfortable seats and experienced driver
  • 2 Bottles of water, tissues, snack/2 ways
  • Professional English-speaking tour guides
  • Meals
  • All entrance tickets to indicated sites and accommodation in Mai Chau
  • Insurance during the time on bus

Trip excludes

  • Beverages, travel insurance, VAT, personal expenses
  • Others not clearly mentioned above


  • Warm clothes, scarf, hat, cap due to the weather is pretty unpredictable. It is normally cold in September, October, November, December, January, February and March
  • Trekking shoes, sun glasses, sun cream, insect repellent, cash in Vietnam Dong (US Dollar, Euro, Australia Dollar are accepted)
  • Homestay’s facilities are not as in hotel in Ha Giang.
  • Keep contact with The First Travel to get support any time.
  • Kid of 3 will be charged 30% to cover for the tour
  • Kid of 6 will be charged 75% to cover for the tour


Most tours are customized for private travel according to your preferences and dates.

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