The Pu Luong Nature Reserve is an area of outstanding beauty, cultural interest and biodiversity. Stretching from Maichau in the North West to Cuc Phuong National Park in the southeast. 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 people and stay in scenic villages with traditional home stay...

Tour Code : VTA 06
Tour Route: Hanoi – Pu Luong – Hang Village – Sai Village – Hanoi
Tour Duration: 3 Days
Dates: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Starts/Ends: Hanoi/Hanoi
Tour Type: Adventure, Culture and Nature, Hill Tribe Discovery
Activity Level: Adventure itinerary, moderate walking, Trekking
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)

Day 1: Hanoi – Pu Luong – Ban Sai – Hang
Day 2: Hang village – Sai Village
Day 3: Sai Village – Hoa Binh – Hanoi

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Day 1: Hanoi – Pu Luong – Ban Sai – Hang (L, D)
After breakfast we depart Hanoi for Pu Luong Natural Reserve. This scenic drive takes around four hours. Along the way we pass fields of tapioca and sugar cane as well as rice paddies.
Following lunch in Ban Sai village we drive further into the reserve where we begin our trek. We trek for approximately three hours before arriving at the Thai village of Hang.
We spend the night with a local Thai family who will be our hosts in a traditional house built on stilts. Whilst enjoying their hospitality we will discover more about their lives and culture.

Pu Luong Natural Reserve

Pu Luong Natural Reserve

Day 2: Hang village – Sai Village (B, L,D)
In the morning you will have the opportunity to stroll around Hang village before we start trekking. Today we will be walking for approximately five hours.
Along the way we pass through several Thai villages before arriving at the village of Sai, another Thai community. Here we will spend our second night in a typical Thai stilt house.

Trekking to Sai Village

Trekking to Sai Village

Day 3: Sai Village – Hoa Binh – Hanoi
After strolling around Sai village, we return to Hanoi. On the way back we will stop at a Muong village, before continuing on to Hoa Binh town for lunch.

About Price:
Since this is a private tour, the price per person varies and depends on many aspects, such as your group size, the hotel ratings and your departure date. If you want to get a custom price quote for this tour, please fill out the online inquiry form and give you as much information as possible about your trip. Your online travel consultants will be at your service and help you make the most of your travel time and dollars!

What’s included?

  • 2 night accommodation at basic local home stay.
  • Meals are included as specified in the itinerary.
  • English speaking guide (other languages upon request)
  • A/C transport
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
  • Entrance fees and permits during guided time.
  • Water during trek

What’s excluded?

  • Travel insurance (Compulsory)
  • Personal expenses such as shopping; telephone, laundry and bar bills etc.
  • Tips and gratuities