A four-day and three-night tour enables the travelers to discover Ninh Binh and Pu Luong with nice landscapes and the beauty of cool bamboo waterwheels and nice rice terraces. Besides, this is a good opportunity to learn about culture of the Ethnic people and their local life.
- Take a day trip in Ninh Binh with visit of 2 temples of the first 2 Emperors and cycling around village
- Visit Mai Chau to enjoy the beautiful scenery and learn about the Muong Ethnic Minority daily life and customs
- Join trek in villages in Pu Luong and see the beautiful waterfalls, cool bamboo waterwheels and nice rice terraces
- Entrance fees
- Fun activities, bicycles
- All your accommodation
- Friendly and passionate local guides
- Meals mentioned in the tour itinerary
What's Not Included
- Travel Insurance
- Personal Expenses
Price for 3 nights at Communal Dorm
Private room + Bamboo Bungalow
Price for 1N at Private room no A/C+1N at homestay + 1N at Bamboo Bungalow
Private room + Deluxe villa
Price for 1N at Private room no A/C + 1N at Homestay + 1N at Deluxe Villa
07:00 – 07:30 = Pick-up at Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter to go to Pu Luong Nature Reserve by Limousine Bus.
09:00 = Short break in Luong Son (Outside of Hanoi).
11:00 = Visit local market of the Muong Ethnic Minority to learn about their daily life and customs; enjoy the beautiful scenery of Thung Khe Pass (One of the 10 most beautiful passes in Vietnam).
13:00 = Arrive in Pu Luong Nature Reserve. Have lunch and check in.
14:30 – 17:30 = Trek following the small roads through the terrace rice fields and cross the stream to visit remote rural villages of Black Thai Minorities to learn about the local people in Pu Luong.(6kms)
19:00 = Dinner at the lodge, enjoy some local rice wine with the family. Have a quiet night in the middle of the Reserve.
07:30 – 08:30 = Have breakfast in the lodge. Enjoying the breathtaking view from the lodge.
09:00 – 12:30 = Following the small road, trail through the terrace rice fields, jungle to visit Hieu Waterfall. Have lunch by the waterfall.
Afternoon: Free time to relax and swim in the waterfall or trekking to explore the surrounding village and jungle before check in the rustic homestay and you are welcome to help the family to prepare the dinner.
18:30 = Dinner with the family and enjoy the rice wine and have a conversation with the local to learn more about their culture and customs. Enjoy the night in the middle of the Jungle.
08:00 = Have breakfast at the lodge, have free time in the morning to enjoy the beautiful view of the limestone karst in front of your room.
10:00 = We take you to visit 2 temples of the first 2 Emperors in the 10th Century.
11:30 = Get on the sampan boat to explore Historical Sao Khe River and cave in the ancient Capital.
12:00 = Lunch at Ninh Binh Retreat. (Vegetarian is available)
13:30 – 16:00 = Cycling through the local villages, and visit a local family to learn about their daily life and culture. Afterwards visit a Secret Cave opening into a paradise valley where you can learn about farming and floating rafts.
16:00 = Get on the bus to return to Hanoi or options to drop you off at Ninh Binh stations to continue your journey.