Basic Information About Travelling Hanoi
- Type of trip: Private
- Starting: Hanoi capital city, Vietnam
- Finishing: Hanoi, Vietnam
- Activities: Trekking, Culture expedition
- Trekking grade: Moderate
- Transport: AC vehicle, on foot
- Accommodation: 5 nights home stay
- Destinations: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Pu Luong
Description: The Pu Luong Nature Reserve is an area of outstanding beauty, cultural interest and high biodiversity value stretching from Mai Chau in the north west to Cuc Phuong National Park in the south east. The region is blessed with rich forest, limestone panoramas, magnificent rice terraces and breathtaking scenery. On this trip you can experience the everyday life and culture of Thai and Muong ethnic minorities and spend nights with friendly locals.
Day 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Pu Luong
Day 2: Trek to Kho Muong Village
Day 3: Trek to Cao Hoong Village
Day 4: Trek to Cao Village
Day 5: Cao Village – Canh Nang Town – Mai Chau
Day 6: Mai Chau – Hanoi
Day 7: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Pu Luong
- Once In A Lifetime Photographs In Ha Giang
- The Sealed Road To Thac Ba Lake
- Daily Mekong Biking Experience
All meals, which are indicated in the itinerary, are included in the price of this trip. The emphasis will be on healthy and nutritious local produce. Please inform us if you have any special dietary requirement.
The home stay
Home stay in remote villages is simple in term of bedding condition and toilet. We may sleep on beds or floor with mattress, clean sheet, pillows and mosquito nets. Toilet is usually flush-style. There is no electricity and running water.
Vietnam Explorient Travel ’s guide
The tour will be guided by one of our tour guides who are experienced in guiding trekking tours in Vietnam. He has been carefully trained in this field and is fully licensed in tour guiding by the government. In addition, he has been trained in first-aid by SOS International and he knows how to deal with difficult situations. You will have a great time traveling with him.
The trekking day
A typical trekking day start at about 8.30 am after breakfast. Lunch times can vary depending on the terrain. We aim to reach the next overnight stop by 4.30 pm or 5 pm. During the trek we will have short breaks for rest, snack and photographing.
What to bring
Trekking boot, sun block, hat, anti-insect repellent, sunglasses, sleeping bag (optional), rain coat, toiletries, and original passport.
Note on client safety
We reserve the right to deviate from this itinerary for any reasons, including road and weather conditions, frequency of visits to a village, or for any other factor which may influence client safety.