• Duration : 5 days
  • Product code : VN-HM
Starting from $880.00AUD
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From the bustling city life of Hanoi, we take a scenic drive past rice paddies and sugar cane fields to Mai Chau to learn about the minority nationalities that call the region home, some housed in stilted and rickety homes.

Day 1 Hanoi

Transfer to the hotel and stay two nights.

Day 2 Hanoi

Morning visit to Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, his wooden cottage and One Pillar Pagoda. Continue to the Temple of Literature and Hoa Lo Prison (formerly known as the ‘Hanoi Hilton’) and the Museum of Ethnology. This evening, visit Hoan Kiem Lake to watch the skilled puppet masters entertain the crowds at the Water Puppet Theatre.

Meals : Breakfast | Lunch

Day 3 Hanoi/Mai Chau

Depart for a scenic drive to Mai Chau and along the way pass fields of tapioca, sugar cane and rice paddies. Enjoy lunch in a traditional stilt house of the Thai people and take a stroll to Lac village and Van village where you will see local villagers in the fields, logging or herding buffalo. Stay one night in Mai Chau.

Meals : Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 4 Mai Chau/Hanoi

Morning tour to Soldier Cave and enjoy a Hmong village walk. Return to Hanoi and stay one night.

Meals : Breakfast | Lunch

Day 5 Depart Hanoi

Transfer to the airport.

Meals : Breakfast