Mai Hich CBT experience

Duration: 4 days 3 nights
Highlights: Enjoying campfire with traditional dance in a stilt house, ... are what we get when join this tour

Experiencing a peaceful mountainous village, discovering the beauty of low terrace paddy fields, enjoying campfire with traditional dance in a stilt house, ... are what we get when join this tour.

Type of tour: Group tour (Private tour upon request)
Start from Hanoi


  • Day 1: Arrival Hanoi
    Arrive in Hanoi you will be met and transferred from the airport to your hotel in Hanoi Old quarter. Rest of your day will be free for your exploration to Hanoi capital. Overnight in Hanoi.
  • Day 2: Ha Noi - Mai Hich (B/L/D)
    8 am: Depart to Mai Hich, Mai Chau. Enjoy the ride through the paddy fields of the Old Doai village and street-side village markets. Take a stop at Thung Khe Pass to observe the landscape of the valleys and hills.
    11 am: Arrive in Mai Hich and be greeted by the village hosts in traditional dresses with cold drinks at Minh Tho Homestay.
    Have a home-cooked local lunch with forest specialties and fresh ingredients.
    Afternoon: Cycle or walk around the villages to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding nature and rural activities in action, including houses-on-stilt, fish ponds, low terrace paddy fields, and so on. Take part in some of the daily farming routines of local farmers. Check out a traditional weaving cooperative and have a chance to buy some hand-made souvenirs for your loved ones.
    18:30 pm: Have dinner while enjoying the music and dances of Thai youth. Have a chance to learn and join the dances, and taste some local alcoholic specialty afterwards.
    Have a comfortable overnight rest at Minh Tho Homestay (with privacy, coziness, and free wifi access)
    Optional: Campfire with roasted corn, sweet potatoes or chicken porridge.
  • Day 3: Mai Hich – Hanoi (B/L/D)
    Waking up to the fresh and tranquil morning of North west mountainous area!
    7 - 8 am: Buffet breakfast in the setting of local Thai market
    Option 1:
    Take a walk through the corn fields, paddy fields and enjoy the daily life of the local community. Enjoy a rafting adventure along Xia River
    Pack up and prepare to leave Mai Hich, depart Mai Hich to visit a traditional craft center operated by the physically challenged artists in Lac Village. Try on traditional costumes and shop for souvenirs in Lac Village.
    Have lunch at Quan Hang Homestay in Lac Village before drive back to Hanoi.
    Overnight in Hanoi.

    Option 2:
    Trek through the villages, bamboo forests, visit a local brick factory, visit Thai, Mai Ha, Chieng Chau villages on the way from Mai Hich to Lac Village.
    Have some souvenir shopping time at the center of Lac Village. Lunch at Quan Hang Homestay in Lac Village.
    Drive back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.

    Day 4: Hanoi deparutre (B)
    Free until our car transfer you to the airport for the departure flight. You can extent some day in Hanoi or other destinations in Vietnam like Ninh Binh, Halong, Hue, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh city and so on. It's our pleasure to help you arrange services or provide information for free.
    You can visit local school and interact with children here except school holiday and public holiday in Vietnam.


  • Airport pick up and drop off
  • Accommodation with daily breackfast
  • Transportation with A/C
  • English speaking guide, other languages upon request
  • Meals as mentioned in the program (B: breakfast, L: lunch, D: dinner)
  • Daily water
  • Entrance fee and sightseeing fee


  • Personal expenses
  • Tip for tour guide and driver
  • Surcharge on peak season: Christmas, New Year, Vietnam public holidays
  • Others not clearly mentioned in the program