Mai Chau Day Trip

Klook

Travel from Hanoi to see rural ethnic life

Wishlist
  • Free Cancelation - 48 Hrs Notice
  • Show Mobile or Printed Voucher
  • 1 Day(s) Duration
  • English
  • Join In Group
  • Minimum 1 Travelers To Book
  • Hotel Pick Up
  • Take a trip northwest of Hanoi for a chance to explore Vietnam’s unspoilt countryside
  • See Mai Chau's famous stilt houses that rises up to 12 feet off the ground
  • Visit Pom Coong and Na Phon villages and have lunch with a local ethnic group
  • Pedal through rice paddy fields and rural settlements
  • Enjoy convenient hotel transfers from Hanoi and the knowledge of an English speaking guide
Most Recent Review

  • 8 Feb 2018
    Very nice trip, the Food IS NICE!Home cooked food which I missed. Tour Guide Nam was very thoughtful n arrangement for solo/couple was perfect. Zero my guide is kind n a responsible person,There this Korean couple who wander off without waiting for him n he was so worried they were get lose or late for the bus, so driving me sight seeing n looking for them at the same time. N I enjoyed the dancing with the dancers when they r practicing n fun, all easy gg ppl. Love it!

US$ 38.0 63.0

  • Available Today
    Available Tomorrow
    Earliest available date:
    Currently Unavailable
    Instant Confirmation
  • 412 Booked
    4.1

Get free credits when you complete an experience

Get US$1.3 off your first Mobile App booking with promo code mobile10
Download App
EXCLUSIVE OFFER

Promo Code:

Package Options
Please select a participation date
  • Day Trip To Mai Chau

    US$ 38.0

    63.0

    Select Date

    Select Time

    Package Quantity

What To Expect

Travel 130 kilometres away from Hanoi and discover the quaint rural district of Mai Chau in Hoa Binh province. The village is well-known among visitors for its stilt houses or pile dwellings, made of bamboo and timber. The houses are elevated up to 12 feet above the ground to avoid water damage, protecting its residents from the harsh elements. The village is surrounded by green rice fields, valleys and hills and this lets you fully indulge in the natural beauty of Vietnamese countryside. Travel along Thung Khe Pass, bike through rice paddy fields and lunch with the White Thai ethnic group. Led by a professional English speaking guide, this tour is a great day trip from Hanoi to discover rural life and expansive nature

mai chau
Bike ride through the paddies and villages of Mai Chau
Thung Khe Pass
Just a day trip from Hanoi, you'll discover expansive valleys and incredible views
vietnamese ethic food
Tuck in to a delicious Vietnamese lunch with a local ethnic group
mai chau houses
Pedal past local houses, some on stilts up to 12 feet high!
Mai Chau ethnic group
Learn about the lives and traditions of local ethnic groups
Activity Information
Confirmation

Confirmation:

  • You will receive a confirmation email and voucher instantly after booking
  • In the event that you do not receive an email from us, please check your Spam folder or notify us via email
Inclusive Of

Inclusive Of:

  • Join in tour
  • English speaking guide
  • Traditional Vietnamese lunch
  • Entrance fees
  • Bicycle rental
Itinerary

Itinerary:

  • 7:30am hotel pick up from Hanoi
  • Visit Muong ethnic minority group
  • Thung Khe Pass view of Mai Chau Valley
  • 11:00am arrive in Mai Chau
  • Lunch with White Thai ethnic group
  • Ride bikes through rice paddies and small villages
  • Pom Coong village
  • Na Phon village
  • 4:00pm depart for Hanoi
  • 8:30pm hotel drop off
Additional Information

Additional Information

  • Child ticket: Age 3-9
  • Hotel pick up is only available for hotels located in the Old Quarter. If your hotel is located outside pick up region, the operator will advise on extra charges or meet up location
How To Use
  • You can present either a printed or an electronic voucher for this activity
  • The voucher is valid only on the tour date and time specified
  • Hanoi hotel pick up: 7:30am
  • The operator will reconfirm your pick up time in advance. As this is a join in tour, please be patient in cases of unforeseen delays along the pick up route
Cancelation Policy
  • Full refunds will be issued for cancelations made at least 48 hours prior to the activity
View All
Reviews (15) 4.1
  • LAY PHENG 8 Feb 2018
    Very nice trip, the Food IS NICE!Home cooked food which I missed. Tour Guide Nam was very thoughtful n arrangement for solo/couple was perfect. Zero my guide is kind n a responsible person,There this Korean couple who wander off without waiting for him n he was so worried they were get lose or late for the bus, so driving me sight seeing n looking for them at the same time. N I enjoyed the dancing with the dancers when they r practicing n fun, all easy gg ppl. Love it!
  • Fang 31 Jan 2018
    The travel agency mixed up the date of traveling and failed to pick us up. We waited for 1 hour and half in the cold.
  • William 22 Dec 2017
    Tour guide was good, foods were delicious and the entire tour was nice. Quite tiring on the cycling, but we enjoyed it. For those who will bring small children who cannot cycle, there were bicycles with child-seat. But be prepared to cycle thru the hill for less than 2 hours :)
  • YUAN ZHI 10 Dec 2017
    The views are spectacular and did not disappoint at all. Food is good and the tour guide,Nam, was informative and friendly. The bicycle ride is the highlight of the tour. If time permits, do stay for a 2 day tour instead. We definitely enjoyed the tranquility of the nature in mai chau.
  • SZE LAN 6 Nov 2017
    It's takes around 4 hours ride to/back Mai Chau and the sceneary is beautiful and good for relax. The lunch was great. The bicycle ride is just 2 hours and in 1st hour, some of the routes are quite narrow and with ups and down with lots of rocks on the road. The tour guide has just brief introduction the minority culture. With the long ride, it's better to take 2 days trip to Mai Chau.
  • Wen Jie 3 Apr 2017
    A very peaceful and beautiful countryside with some nice folks. The journey takes 4 hours from Old Quarter, so a 2-day tour is recommended due to the long travel time. Still worth the trip nevertheless.
  • Joe Martin 28 Dec 2016
    Really beautiful valley way out in the hills with stunning views. The drive is closer to 4 hours, but worth it.
  • Hong Hui 27 Nov 2016
    Mai Cháu exceeded my expectations. The lunch was fantastic. Driver will super good. Tour guide was humorous and fun to chat with. Provided super informative history of the minority. The bike quality can improve but is enough to get you through the biking journey.
  • kathyrn basco   10 Nov 2016
    With such a huge discount, this tour was worth it. If you want to visit the countryside and see local people and taste their food, this would be the tour for you. It was a nice break from Hanoi ;)
  • WANLING 23 Dec 2017
    搭車程不算短 就是看田野風光 如果有多餘時間才建議安排喔
FAQs
Klook Help Center
While you're here, check these out too!

Psst! You can get off this booking using promo code on the Klook App!

No thanks, I don't want a discount