Biking Pu Luong Nature Reserve in Mai Chau Hanoi, Viet Nam Bike Tours
Hanoi, Viet Nam Bike Tours

The Pu Luong Nature Reserve is an area of outstanding beauty, cultural interest and biodiversity. Stretching from Mai Chau in the northwest and to Cuc Phuong National Park in the southeast. BOOK TOUR NOW TO GET BIG OFFERS FOR SUMMER 2013.

From $312 / trip pp

Active Adventure

Depart from: Hanoi - End at: Hanoi
When: Oct - May
Activities: Biking, Home stay
Transportation: AC vehicle, high-end mountain bike
Accommodation: Home stay
Tour guide: biking English speaking guide

Moderate Grade that means this tour involve in active, physical-required activities can be up to 4 - 5 hours a day at a steady pace. The tour is going to involve a considerable amount of ascent or descent under different weather conditions. Support facilities may not be available on-site and there are some occasional difficult days. You will need a good level of fitness.
* Suggested preparation: 30 - 45 minutes of physical exercises, 3-4 times per week for a few weeks leading up to your adventure are recommended.
Who suits: For outdoor novices and above.
Activity: 4-5 hours most days
Distances: Hike up to 8 miles (or 13km) most days, cycle 20-40 miles (or 32 ��" 68km) most days
Surfaces: rolling or mountainous terrain with some steep ascents/descents and uneven trails
Elevation change: up to 3,000 ft/day (about 900m)
Altitude: up to 8,000 ft (about 2500m)

Bike Pu Luong reserve, Mai Chau, Vietnam

Typical Day

Day 1: Hanoi - Mai Chau/Biking to Pu Luong (Hang Village)
Leave Hanoi at 7 am. We drive southwest to Mai Chau, the gateway to the impressive mountainous area of northern Vietnam. The drive is very nice with stunning view of mountains, valleys, sugarcane farms and rice paddies. We would have a stop en route for refreshment. Upon arrival in Mai Chau we have a lunch stop in Pom Coong, a village of Thai ethnic minority. We will have lunch in a local house. After lunch we embark on a biking on village road to Hin, a village of Thai minority group which is located within Pu Luong Nature Reserve. We will first bike on beautiful tar road through Mai Chau valley before jumping into undulating dirt paths. We reach Hang Village around 5 pm. We will have dinner and overnight in a traditional stilt-house of a Thai family.
Biking: 40km unpaved bumpy road Moderate grade
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Home stay

Day 2: Climbing mountain slopes to Hin Village
Today is a tough day with long climb on mix of dirt paths and village roads. In the morning we climb mainly. In the afternoon we enjoy easier ride slightly downhill to Hin, a village of Thai minority. Great mountain view and scenic villages. Lunch in local house en route. Dinner and overnight in Hin village.
Biking: 30km unpaved bumpy road Challenging grade
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Home stay

Day 3: Downhill ride to Canh Nang Town/Transfer to Mai Chau
After breakfast we say good bye to the villagers and ride toward Ma River passing expansive maize fields. Near the river we would see many water wheels which used by the local to water their farms. We cross the river on bridge and have lunch in Canh Nang town. After lunch we can continue biking along Ma River or take the bus back to Mai Chau. Dinner and overnight in Pom Coong Village.
Biking: 25km unpaved bumpy road Moderate grade
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Home stay

Day 4: Drive back Hanoi
Breakfast at the home-stay and drive back to Hanoi. We reach Hanoi around noon time. Trip concludes.
Transfer: 2 hrs
Meals: Breakfast

Note on client safety
We reserve the right to deviate from this itinerary for any reasons, including road and weather conditions, frequency of visits to a village, or for any other factor which may influence client safety.

Map & Directions

Level 2, no 17/167, Tay son street, Hanoi, Viet Nam 84

Points of Interest
Biking Pu Luong Nature Reserve
Floor 12 Building 45 Nguyen Son street, Long Bien district, Hanoi, Vietnam, Hanoi, Vietnam
Pu Luong
tt. Mai Châu, Mai Châu, Hòa Bình, Vietnam

Nearby Attractions and Services

Mai Chau
Pu Luong Nature Reserve

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