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Discover The Hidden Mai Chau Valley

Discover The Hidden Mai Chau Valley

Mai Chau, a stunning valley, is situated 135km to the Southwest of Hanoi. This enchanting valley is inhabited by the Thai minority people, who reside in remarkable wooden stilt houses. During your visit, you will have the opportunity to explore the villages of Northern Vietnam’s highlands by bicycle and on foot. You will also have a unique homestay experience, staying with a local family in their traditional house and sharing dinner with your host. To top off the evening, you can enjoy an enchanting Thai traditional performance.

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  • Day 1 Travel to Mai Chau & Cycling Excursion

    Depart from Hanoi to the picturesque valley of Mai Chau. The scenic drive takes approximately three hours, passing through lush countryside and beautiful mountainous landscapes. Upon arrival in Mai Chau, settle into a Thai minority stilt house and explore the village with your guide.

    Embark on a leisurely cycling excursion through the charming villages in the Mai Chau Valley, where you'll have the opportunity to learn about the lifestyle and traditions of the minority people. Later, return to your homestay for dinner and enjoy a traditional Thai music show featuring the famous "bamboo" dance.

    Accommodation: In a Thai traditional stilt-house
    Meals: Lunch, Dinner
    Cycling: Distance – Approx. 13 km (8 mi.); Grade - Easy

  • Day 2 Mai Chau Walk & Return to Hanoi

    Begin your day with a leisurely two-hour walk through the enchanting villages of Na Phon, Nhot, Chieng Chau, Lac, and Pom Coong. As you explore the valley, you'll be surrounded by lush rice paddies and captivating scenery. After the walk, enjoy lunch at your homestay before embarking on your journey back to Hanoi.

    Accommodation: Check-out time is 12:00
    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Walking: Distance – Approx. 8 km (4.9 mi.); Grade - Easy


A rough idea of the price and what is included in this tour program. The exact price depends on the season, accommodation and activities, it will be provided on your personalised quote.


Valid from Aug 01, 2023 – Sep 30, 2024
  • Prices are quoted in USD per person based on double-sharing occupancy.
  • Prices apply for individual traveller bookings only (FIT, not groups).
  • Single supplement will be added to the package prices for bookings of single occupancy rooms.

What's Included

  • One night of homestay accommodation
  • All sightseeing as specified, including entrance fees
  • Transportation and transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Knowledgeable local guide proficient in either English or French
  • Bottled drinking water on the cycling excursion
  • Daily breakfast, two lunches and one dinner
  • Government tax and service charges

What's Not Included

  • Meals not included in the itinerary
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone, drinks
  • Any other services not specified in the itinerary


The “Discover the Hidden Mai Chau Tour” is operated daily. Amasia guarantees the departure of the tour with a minimum of 02 people. Solo travellers, please get in touch with us for more information.

  • Pickup/Drop Off: Hotel
  • Language: English/French
  • Travel Experience: Landscapes, Discovery, History, and Local Culture

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