Exclusive Trip Pu Luong To Ninh Binh 4 Days
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For individuals who enjoy the outdoors and don’t want to travel the usual route, the trip Pu Luong to Ninh Binh 4-day tour is a good option. It includes all of Mai Chau, Pu Luong, and Ninh Binh’s top attractions in a single excursion. We can only assure you that booking a trip to Vietnam with one of our travel packages will be an amazing experience.

  • Experience the daily life of the citizens living in the rural area in Vietnam
  • Trek through rice terraces & stunning mountainscape Pu Luong has to offer
  • Explore the picturesque waterways of Trang An ecological area


Day 01: Hanoi – Mai Chau

At 8:00 am, our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel then we start out drive to Mai Chau. On the way, we will stop to visit Muong tribe and Thung Khe Pass to catch the entire amazing scene. Arrive in Mai Chau at noon, we will have lunch at a local house and then we start to trek through terraced rice paddies and small villages, discovering the natural beauty of the valley and encountering the culture of the ethnic minority Thai people on our visits to the “Pom Coong” and “Na Phon” villages. Back to your accommodation for some leisure before the evening, a special live dance and music performance will make your night lively.

Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Tour guide: English Speaking Guide

Charming Paddy in Mai Chau

Day 02: Mai Chau – Pu Luong

After breakfast, at 830 am, our guide and driver will transfer you to Pu Luong – a “hidden gem” of the North Central region of Vietnam. On the way, you will go through a breathtaking mountain pass, giving you a panoramic view of the whole valley. After around 2 driving hours, you will arrive at your accommodation – Pu Luong Retreat and have a delicious lunch there. In the afternoon, you will be transferred 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 bamboo river rafting with the local boatman. 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, you disembark to be transferred back to Pu Luong Retreat for dinner.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Tour guide: English Speaking Guide

Pu Luong Water Wheel

Day 03: Pu Luong – Ninh Binh

Today, you will have an early breakfast at Pu Luong Retreat. Then we start 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 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. Savor the ever-changing scenery as you trek to a beautiful spot. Then you will be transferred back to Pu Luong Retreat for lunch. At 1200pm, you will check out and say goodbye to Pu Luong. We move forward to Ninh Binh – “Halong on land”. After check-in at your hotel in Ninh Binh, you will have dinner at a local restaurant. The evening is at leisure and overnight in Ninh Binh

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch.
Tour guide: English Speaking Guide.

Trekking in Pu Luong to explore Local Daily Life

Day 04: Trang An – Hanoi

At around 08:00 AM, after your breakfast, you will be transferred directly to the boat pier upon arrival and get into a rowing boat to explore the picturesque waterways in Trang An ecological site. Forested limestone mounts contrasting with emerald water, caves, lowland, and rivers create a mysterious fairytale-like scene. We then visit a network of 11 caves with beautiful stalactites of all shapes and colors. To finish the boat trip, we will have lunch at a local restaurant then we start to move back to Hanoi.
End of our service.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Tour guide: English Speaking Guide

Join in Boat trip in Trang An


Category Price valid from Jan 1st – Dec 31st, 2023 (per person in US dollar)
2 people 3 – 4 people 5 – 6 people 7 – 8 people Single supplement
Cost Saving $663 $607 $572 $549 $165
Superior $793 $736 $701 $678 $293
Deluxe $849 $793 $758 $735 $349


Cities Hotel Category
Cost Saving Superior Deluxe
Mai Chau Traditional stilt house
Private bed
Mai Chau Sunset Boutique
Mai Chau Ecolodge
Pu Luong Traditional stilt house
Private bed
Pu Luong Natura
Pu Luong Natura
Valley view Suite bungalow
Ninh Binh Lalita Boutique
Deluxe room
Tam Coc Garden
Deluxe rice field view
Esmeralda Resort 
Deluxe room

Include & Exclude


  • Private transfer with air-conditioner
  • Bottle of water and cold towel daily on the private transfer
  • Regional English speaking guides
  • Accommodation shared in the Double room with daily breakfasts
  • Meals as indicated (without beverage)
  • All entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Services charges and government tax
  • Private bed (House on stilt) or Private room with ensuite bathroom (for Bungalow)
  • All activities are mentioned in specific itineraries
  • Welcome drink
  • Traditional live dance and music performance in Mai Chau


  • Travel insurances
  • Vietnam Stamping Fee (USD 25 for single entry)
  • Drink and meals not mentioned in the Inclusive column
  • Personal tipping and gratuities
  • International flight ticket
  • Early check-in & late check-out at all hotel
  • Kayaking/Bicycle fee
  • Compulsory dinner and peak season surcharges at hotel
  • Other not mentioned


* Check-in time: 02.00pm – Check-out time: 12.00pm

* Special offer in Low Season from May 1st – Sept 30th is applied. Please contact us for more details.

* Price is based on minimum of 2 people sharing 1 double/ twin room. Single supplement is surcharged when one person occupy one room.

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