Hanoi – MaiChau – Rather pagoda – Hanoi tour is composed of many many beautiful landscapes, hilly cliff to our expedition and that express the dynamism of each person.
DAY 1: HANOI ARRIVAL – HALF DAY CITY TOUR
Meet at Noi bai International airport upon arrival, our local guide & driver await and transfer to Hanoi centre for (if time limits) taking a half day city tour: start at Temple of Literature (Den Van Mieu, circa 1070; Vietnam’s first national university) take around Hoan Kiem Lake (Lake of the Restored Sword), the The Huc (Rising Sun) Bridge, the Ngoc Son Temple, the arts gallery across from the The Huc Bridge and explore Hanoi “36 streets and wards” . Drop at hotel for check in.
In the evening, attend the performance of the tradition famous water puppet show.
Overnight at selected hotel in Hanoi
DAY 2: HANOI – HOA BINH – MAI CHAU (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel
Land transfer to Hoa Binh, where the Northern ethnic minority groups congregate. Photo stop at Hoa Binh hydro- electricity dam. Proceed to Mai Chau, the paddy valley of Mai Chau, surrounded with mountains, is home for the white-clad Thai ethnic minority. Located 120 km northwest of Hanoi, Mai Chau is well known for its natural beauty and the Thai cultural ambiance with houses on stilts and charming traditional activities. Lunch at local restaurant in Mai Chau
A day vacation to Mai Chau means staying deep in the sense of nostalgia, listening to ancestors’ melodies and pulsing with the Thai pace. Cun Pheo, Pa Kia caves are the attractions to tourists, offering trekking day in the wild.
Return to Hoa Binh. Enjoy traditional music show while sipping Can wine contained in pottery jars.
Overnight at local Guest house in Mai Chau
DAY 3: HOA BINH – THAY PAGODA – HANOI (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel
Drive back Ha Noi, on the way stop for visiting at Thay Pagoda. It is well-known scenic spots including the pleasant Long Tri Lake (Dragon Lake). This lake has a big house called Thuy Dinh (Water Temple) for viewing yearly water puppets shows in the middle of its two wooden bridges with curved tiled roofs and many beautiful mountain caves. Lunch at local restaurant on the way
Overnight at hotel in Hanoi
DAY 4: HANOI – DEPARTURE (B)
Free time at leisure until transfer to airport for departure flight