Get rid of busy life, merge to the super fresh nature and explore Hmong and Thai culture by participating in their daily activities.
Arrival in Hanoi. Welcome and transfer to the hotel. Hanoi – City encountered by river – has been capital of Vietnam since 1010. Hanoi history can be seen with its traces: narrow streets, old craft quarters, ancient temples, green lakes, colonial buildings, large avenues, etc. Free time to explore the city. Overnight in 3* hotel.
We leave the bustling city and drive uphill to the highlands. On the way we visit local countryside street markets then have short break at Thung Khe pass to contemplate breathtaking landscape. We arrive at Hua Tat village hidden in the nature where Hmong girls dressed in traditional costume are waiting for us for a warm welcome. Typical lunch with specialties is served in fresh air. In the afternoon, we walk on the country paths to watch the local activities, visit houses-on-stilt with fish ponds, paddy fields terrace, and traditional weaving house. Dinner and overnight at local house in the village.
Sunrise in the purely fresh nature starts a new challenging day. After a healthy breakfast, we take a bus to Ban Lac and trek through rice fields, bamboo forest to Mai Hich – Thai village. After lunch, we have time to refresh then we cycle around to explore the village. When the sun went down, we enjoy Thai traditional dinner with folk music, dance performances and taste traditional wine in pottery jars. Dinner and overnight at local house in the village
Bird’s song wakes us up! Thai breakfast is ready to refill our energy. The adventure continues with a trek to Suoi Xia where we experience an exciting bamboo rafting. We get on the bus to Mai Hich for lunch before transfer back to your hotel in Hanoi.
Free time till transfer to the airport for flight to next destination. End of services.
* B: Breakfast/ L: Lunch/ D: Dinner
* Inclusion: Accomodation in twin share and Home stay, English speaking guide, Meals as specified in the itinerary, Air conditioned bus/ car, entrance fees to the sites mentioned in the itinerary.
* Thai show: Available only for group of 16 persons and up
* Terms and conditions applied.