Events in Vietnam

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Vietnam

From Hanoi to Pu Luong: 2-Day Trip in Ethnic Villages

4 Reviews
Tours Culture & history Activities Day trips Culinary & nightlife Reseller exclusions Nature & adventure Outdoor sports

Pu Luong, most dramatic landscapes in Nothwest-Vietnam, limestone peaks puncture the clouds and dramatic rice terraces, overlook ethnic minority villages, home to distinct cultures.


  • Discover specific to the Thai people
  • Admire varied and sublime landscapes
  • Explore a beautiful Bat cave
  • Relaxing and tranquil bamboo boat ride


Day 1 : Hanoi - Pu Luong Meet at the Opera house in Hanoi Old Quarter to board the bus and start the trip to Pu Luong Nature Reserve. You will have a stop in Thung Khe Pass for a spectacular view of Mai Chau Valley. During the stop, you can see the local stands selling typical products. Take a chance to try one of the local specialties, the “Com Lam”, sticky rice cooked in bamboo. Arrival in Pu Luong Nature Reserve for lunch and check in. Free time to relax. Board the car to reach the starting point of the afternoon trekking. You will first pass a hanging bridge over the Cham river. You will pass through Ba village and see old traditional houses. After that, you will admire the ingenious agriculture system of the Thai ethnic minority, the bamboo waterwheels. Specific to the Thai people, the water wheels in Pu Luong are amongst the most impressive in Vietnam. The day will end by a relaxing and tranquil bamboo boat ride. Adapted for tourism, the boat is kept in use by locals to navigate and visit other houses or to go to the fields. Back to the Retreat to relax in your room or enjoy a swim in the infinity pool. Dinner in the Eco – Restaurant and peaceful evening at the bar or by the pool Day 2 : Pu Luong - Hanoi (B/L/-) Breakfast at the Retreat. Then start the trek to Kho Muong Village & Bat Cave. The trekking will start by a small alley nearby traditional Thai stilt houses until reaching beautiful viewpoints of the infinity rice terraces. Arriving from the top of the hill, you will slowly see the village of Kho Muong and understand how special this place is. After walking around the village, you will walk to the entrance of the cave. Possibility to visit the cave (depending on weather conditions). Back to the Retreat for check out and lunch. Free time to enjoy the infinity pool or walk around the Retreat before boarding the bus at 3pm to come back to Hanoi.


All transports mentioned in the itinerary All mentioned meals English speaking local guides Accommodation mentioned Entrance tickets Activities mentioned 1 bottle of 500ml water/day/pax

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


Book Now! From Hanoi to Pu Luong: 2-Day Trip in Ethnic Villages

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Vietnam.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Recommended Experiences in Vietnam

500+ trusted car hire partners globally

Create & Share your own Guide to Vietnam with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Vietnam is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations