Destination: HANOI – MAI CHAU – HANOI
Duration: 2 days 1 nights

Leave Hanoi and discover the beautiful Mai Chau area during this 2-day excursion. Discover Mai Chau on a wonderful bike ride and enjoy this mountainous area. You will also live an immersive experience thanks to your local hosts who will welcome you into their home with open arms.


  • The wonderful natural scenery of Mai Chau area
  • Enjoy nice moments during your night at a homestay


Day 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau (L, D)
Day 2: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B, L)


Day 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau (L, D)

You will be picked up at your hotel in the morning and depart for Mai Chau. After a ride on Thang Long highway to Xuan Mai, we will take small roads with less traffic. On the way, we will stop to visit a water wheel and a sugar cane plantation. In Hoa Binh, we will visit the Muong’s Culture Museum, home to a collection of objects that deeply illustrates the Muong people’s traditional life and customs. We will then continue our visit to a Muong ethnic village, where you will have the opportunity to witness the rural life.

Lunch with a local family.

After having a nice meal, we will head to Mai Chau and observe the amazing landscape made of many islands and islets. In Mai Chau, check-in at the homestay.

Dinner with your host family.

In the evening, you will attend a traditional show that includes a Mua Sap performance.

Overnight at the homestay.

Day 2: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B, L)

Wake up and enjoy the atmosphere of the mountainous area. Have your breakfast before we start our 20-km bike tour through Mai Chau landscape.

We will pass by green rice paddies, charming villages, and beautiful natural settings until arriving at a Thai minority village. There, we will explore this friendly village and have lunch with a local family.

After that, we will go back to our car and return to Hanoi. We will reach Hanoi around 5:00pm.

End of the tour. 


Please contact us for more information about this tour or to customize this itinerary.


  • Private transportation 
  • English-speaking guide 
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B for breakfast, L for lunch, D for dinner)
  • Entrance fees
  • Accommodation (homestay)
  • Traditional show
  • Bicycle ride in Mai Chau
  • One bottle of water daily

  • Drinks
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses

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