Get lost in a real paradise that the natural beauty and ecosystem live in harmony, your odyssey to Pu Luong will be mesmerized by the simple beauty of primary forests as well as the spectacular mountains. Located in Thanh Hoa province which is approximately 170km from Hanoi, Pu Luong is an ideal place for all people who look for a tranquil ambiance to take a rest and immerse into the cool and freshwater, listen to the sound of nature as well as join to the traditional activities of local people and leave all the stress behind.

Tour route: Hanoi – Pu Luong – Hanoi
Duration: 3 days/2nights
Departure date: anytime you wish
Start/End: Hanoi/Hanoi (pickup & Drop off at the hotel)
Tour type: private tour
Tour category: Hanoi Tours 

Brief itinerary

Day 1: Hanoi – Pu Luong via Mai Chau
Day 2: Pu Luong discovery
Day 3: Pu Luong – Hanoi

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Day 1: Hanoi – Pu Luong via Mai Chau (L, D)

Meet your private tour in the morning and head for your trip to Pu Luong via Mai Chau-a mountainous district belonging to Hoa Binh province. Take a short trekking along the way to Mai Chau to visit remote poetic villages, picturesque valleys and water wheels, you will catch the unexpected images about how local people creat power and provide water for their fields and daily living. After that, feast on mouth-watering local specialties such as rice cooked in bamboo (Com lam), Muong pork, steam sticky rice and so on.

An afternoon sightseeing in stunning rice terraced fields in shape will be the memorable highlights in your journey to Pu Luong. If your trip falls into ripped rice time, you will have a chance to take some photos of the yellow imposing rice fields running one after another and join to learn how to take care the rice fields under the guidance of local people. Move to Pu Luong retreat in the late afternoon to check in and relax in the swimming pool and admire the magnificent mountain ranges, scenic streams, and waterfalls. Dinner will be served in the evening.
Overnight in Pu Luong retreat resort.Rafting Pu Luong, Vietnam Tours

Day 2: Pu Luong Discovery (B, L, D)

A full day to explore Pu Luong. After breakfast, head for trekking to an adventure and ecotourism for the morning sightseeing in Pu Luong Nature Reserve to see the idyllic Vietnamese landscape and rural life. Pu Luong, with 1700 meter height, as the local people definition, meaning the peak of the village.
The next stopover on the second day is Ban Don. The people here are still remaining traditional life so you will completely immerse into the peaceful as well as tranquil of the ambiance. Enjoy the cozy local lunch with bamboo shoots, chicken hill and colorful sticky rice in a local people’s house before moving to the next destination.Pu Luong - Nature reserve, Vietnam tours
Your journey to Pu Luong will not be completed without visiting Kho Muong-a beautiful valley with the green color of the paddy fields, mountains and water wheels rotating day and night time. Explore the fascination of the small villages lying sparsely on the foot of the mountains. Visiting the houses of the local people to get an insight into the uniqueness of ethnic communities in the remote areas in Northwest Vietnam living in the traditional stilt-houses. The village is surrounded by the wild primary forests makes you feel like the mother is protecting her children.
Go back to Pu Luong retreat at the end of the day for an overnight.Pu Luong Retreat, Vietnam Local tours

Day 3: Pu Luong – Hanoi (B, L)

After breakfast, roam on the narrow road among the rice fields of Ban Kit to enjoy the fresh air and smell the scent of the idyllic countryside before returning to Hanoi. Greet local people and dine on a lunch then go back to Pu Luong retreat to check out. Your driver will pick you up in the afternoon to go back to Hanoi where your holiday ends.Pu Luong Village, Vietnam tour packages

What is included?

  • Private pick-up & drop-off services
  • Private transportation
  • English speaking guide (Other on request)
  • Lunch as indicated in the itinerary
  • Admission fees and permits where applicable

What is Excluded?

  • Pre & Post accommodation
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Travel insurance

Trip price: Please inquire for availability & the most updated price.