Pu Luong discovery offers you a great amount of different beautiful sights. All attainable by car or stunning treks.Hidden villages and everyday life.Beyond Hieu and Kho Muong hamlets lay more than 20 additional Muong and Thai traditional villages nestled in hidden corners across the Pu Luong valleys. Discover the rhythms of everyday life, interact with local villagers, learn about local customs and witness colourful festivals and celebrations as one of the few “outsiders” that locals encounter.
Discovery Pu Luong Thanh Hoa 3 Days 2 Nights
Day 1: Thanh Hoa – Pu Luong (Water wheels walk and rafting) Lunch, Dinner
At 07:0 you will be picked up from your hotel in Thanh Hoa or Hà Nội to start your trip. Stop en route in Ngoc Lac or Mai Chau to see the famous collection of villages and pretty scenery before you continue driving to Pu Luong. You enter Pu Luong Nature Reserve by road via a breath taking mountain pass giving you a panoramic view of the whole valley. You arrive at Pu Luong Retreat in time for a delicious lunch, followed by free time to explore the beautiful retreat, with its captivating panoramic views and tranquil setting.
In the afternoon, you will be transferred by car to a suspension bridge over the Cham River where you begin your walk in search of stunning water wheels. Get up close to each wheel and discover how water is moved from river to handmade bamboo aqueducts via simple constructions of all sizes.
Arriving at a local fisherman’s house, you have a short rest to gear up for the rafting adventure with Dinh and his team. Float along the calm river and enjoy the views, in between learning how to paddle and steer your handcrafted rafts.
Arriving at scenic Tan Lap Bridge, youdisembark to be transferred back to Pu Luong Retreat for dinner.
Trekking distance: 2.5km. Overnight at Pu Luong
Day 2: Pu Luong Discovery (Enthralling trekking routes)Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Start early to descend into the beautiful valley facing the Retreat where you walk around tumbling rice terraces. Trek through small paths shrouded in vegetation to slowly reveal a picturesque (Uoi, Lan Trong – Lan Ngoai) village sitting at the base of a towering mountain. Your camera will not be able to sit still!
Continuing to the base of the valley, you weave between roads and farmland, villages and wild fields, ponds and rivers, mountains and open land. Savour the ever-changing scenery before you come back to the Retreat for the lunch.
After enjoying delicious food, you will explore Hieu hidden and beautiful village by off-road jeep then enjoy the sole waterfall in Pu Luong before moving to your pick up point to be transferred back to the Retreat.
Trekking distance: 12km. Overnight at Pu Luong
Day 3: Pu Luong – Thanh Hoa or Hà Nội (Village life and the community)Breakfast, Lunch
You have the chance to get close to village life and interact with locals living in Kho Muong village. Have glimpses of daily life, walk around the working farmland and rice fields, followed by lunch at the Pu Luong Retreat.
Drive back to Thanh Hoa or Hà Nội in the afternoon with the difficult task of deciding which activity has been the best highlight. Arrive in Thanh Hoa or Hà Nội around 18:30. End of the trip.
4 pax – 6 Pax
7 - 15 pax
16 - 25 pax
Group Still House
Private room/2 Persons
Included in Price:
Meals: 02 breakfasts, 03 lunches, 02 dinners
Accommodation: 02 nights at Pu Luong
All entrance fees
Transport: Private car/van
Daily excursions and activities according to itinerary.
Excluded from Price:
Personal travel insurance (compulsory)
All other expenses not stated as included in the above
Note: We are not support for Child under 8 years old.
Cancellation by Customer:
For almost of our tours, once tour is confirmed and fully paid but for one reason they cancel the tour, the following charges will apply in the event of cancellation prior to tour commencement:
More than 45 days prior to trip departure: No charge (Full refund will be made but transaction fee will be paid by you).
30-45 days before arrival: 10% of total tour price.
15-29 days before arrival: 50% of total tour price.
7-14 days before arrival: 75% of total tour price.
Within 7 days before arrival: 100% tour price.
The above fees are subject to an added bank transaction fee.
There will be no refund given for any unused or missed ground arrangements, sightseeing, meals or hotel accommodations.
For no show cases, there will be no refund.
All cancellations must be in person or in writing and received by us
Cancellation by Weather:
In case of an unexpected situation/ bad weather causes an effect on your trip after commencement, we serve the right to change the itinerary of your booked tour for the safety of all clients in the group. If there are more than one solution, we will ask for your permission and agreement to do the next step. In such kind of cancellation, the refund of any payment on the un-used portion of transportation service, hotel service, car rental or tours will be given.
Under 4 years: Free of Charge.
From 4 to under 8 years old: 50% of adult’s fare and sharing bed with parents.
From 8 to under 10 years old: 75% of adult’s fare and using existing bed.
Over 10 years old: 100% of adult’s fare and using existing bed.