Thai villages in Mai Chau Hoa Binh, Vietnam
Thai villages in Mai Chau Hoa Binh, Vietnam

Mai Chau Tour - 2 Days

Visited places: Hoa Binh, Mai Chau
Tour Activity/Theme: Adventure, Cycling, Budget, Ecotourism, Family, Ethnic village, Homestay, Bucolic countryside

Mai Chau Tour is a soft adventure to the Mai Chau Valley in Hoa Binh, northern Vietnam for 2 days, 1 night. The tour is suitable to families, couples as well as groups.

 The peaceful valley of Mai Chau surrounded by sublime mountains is 150km southwest of Hanoi. Mai Chau is inhabited mostly by White Thai ethnic group and their laid-back lifestyle makes it a great relaxing experience to the visitors. The road to Mai Chau is mostly in great condition nowadays. All homestays in Mai Chau are clean and equipped with Western toilets and showers. Local Thai food is certainly delicious.

Tour highlights
- Scenic mountainscape all the way on the adventure;
- Leisurely walk amid rice fields in the idyllic and peaceful valley of Mai Chau;
- Learning about the Thai ethnic people in Vietnam;
- Leisurely cycling on small paths amid rice fields and through Thai villages;
- Staying with a White Thai family in their house on stilts

Mai Chau Valley
Mai Chau Valley

Day1: Hanoi-Mai Chau (L/D)
Day2: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B/L)

What is included
English-speaking guide;
Transportation as indicated in the program;
Accommodation in a traditional house on stilts
Meals as indicated in the program: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner;
All admission fees in the program;

What is excluded
Insurance of any types;
Drinks or personal expenses;
Others not specified in the inclusions;

Detailed itinerary

Day1: Hanoi - MaiChau (L/D)
AdventureGreen tour guide and driver pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi and we head out of the busy city for the countryside and mountainous mountains to the southwest of the city. The road is in great condition and the landscape on the way is so lovely that you may want to stop for photography some times.

We’ll arrive at Mai Chau in about 3 hours and you have time to explore around the community.
Lunch at the homestay.
Afternoon is for a leisurely walk amid rice fields and villages in the Mai Chau Valley.
Overnight at Mai Chau.

Optional: Thai Traditional Performance or campfire can be arranged with additional cost.

Homestay at a house on stilts
Homestay at a house on stilts


A small house on stilts
A small house on stilts for families or small groups


Underneath a house on stilts
Underneath a house on stilts


A homestay amid green trees
A homestay amid green trees

Day2: Mai Chau – Hoa Binh - Hanoi (B/L)
Have breakfast right at the homestay.
Leisurely biking further in the valley and mountains of Mai Chau. You’ll have more time for cultural experiences and surprising encounters on your biking path. We’ll make our way back to the homestay later in the morning. Enjoy the last feast and have rest.

After lunch, road trip back to Hanoi and we’ll arrive back at your hotel in late afternoon. We trust you had a great time in Mai Chau with AdventureGreen.