Day 1: Enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of PuLuong Hillside Lodge and take for a walk to discover the Black Thai Village
The coach and tour guide will pick you up at the hotel to take you along the Ho Chi Minh trail or along 6 highway to Pu Luong nature reserve. It takes you about 4 hours 30 minutes to get out of the noisy city, then you will check in and have lunch at the restaurant.
In the afternoon, you can sprare your free to have a walk to explore the village of Black Thai people such as Don, Uoi, Lan Villages. To reach these Thai villages, you should go through the small roads on the terraced fields, view the palm forests or learn daily life of people.
Then the tour guide will take you back to Lodge for a rest and dinner.
Stay overnight at Pu Luong Hillside Lodge
Walking time: About 3 hours
Difficulty level: Medium
Day 2: Discover villages isolated from the outside world
After having breakfast at the restaurant at 8.30,check out the Lodge then Thai tour guide will take you on the trail to the village of Kho Muong. This village is located in the valley surrounded by limestone mountains. It takes about 2 hours to come here. You will be welcomed by warm smiles and cups of tea from friendly and hospitable native people. Tour guides will take you along the stream to visit Bat Cave – a very famous cave here with verysparkling stalagmites.
After that you will get lunch with local dishes.
The period of afternoon time is a long walk to visit villages along streams. This is an opportunity for you to take pictures of terraced fields, people and beautiful scenery.
The car pick you up to Pu Luong Riverside Lodge. Have dinner and overnight at Lodge
Walking Time: 6 hours
Difficulty level: Hard
Day 3: Explore Hieu waterfall
After breakfast at Lodge, you check out and go for a hike about 800 metres to immerse yourself in the famous waterfall that provides water for the fields and. There is nothing more interesting than walking along the stream and admire the places across which the stream flows.
You will then have lunch at a homestay of the local people. Then go back to Hanoi.
Walking time: 2 hour
This tour includes:
English Tour Guide during the tour
Two nights at Pu Luong Hillside Lodge and Pu Luong Riverside Lodge
3 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts
Cars throughout Hanoi-Pu Luong-Hanoi journey
2 bottles of water / day
All entrance fees
Car only pick you up in the old quarter of Hanoi