Ninh Binh Pu Luong trekking expedition – 3 days

Prices starting from: US $209

This Ninh Binh Pu Luong trekking expedition 3 days is great trekking trip in the Pu Luong nature reserve cover best sights : Hieu, Kho Muong, Don village. On the way back to Hanoi, we will drive pass Ninh Binh known as Halong bay on land . This 3 days trip is perfect for those who are interested in nature lovers, active travel and local living experience. 


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Destinations included:
Hanoi - Pu Luong - Ninh Binh - Hanoi

Ninh Binh Pu Luong trekking expedition – 3 days

Price: US $209
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What to expect to Ninh Binh Pu Luong trekking 3 days tour

  • Gaze in wonder at the lush scenery and learn about the local tribes of Thai and Muong peoples
  • Explore rainforests set against a backdrop of limestone mountains, rice fields and traditional villages.
  • Further your culture experience by staying in traditional homes, eating delicious local food, and chatting to your hosts

Day 1: Ninh Binh – Kho Muong – Hieu

Included: Lunch and Dinner

You will be collected in Ninh Binh just after breakfast from your accommodation and head towards the nature reserve of Pu Luong. The route will take us through beautiful farms and rice fields, and takes just under 4 hours. At Kho Muong you will be served lunch and you will be prepared for the hike, which will take about 3 hours to the settlement of Hieu, home to ethnic Thais. Here you will meet your hosts and relax – if you wish you can go for a swim – before having dinner and sleeping in the families charming stilt home.

Day 2: Of Hieu onward

Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

When you rise you will be served a delicious breakfast and be afforded some time to explore the village. Once you are ready we begin a longer hike lasting just over 6 hours, taking us through plenty of local tribal settlements on our journey to the settlement of Don. This area is home to the Muong culture, and you will be greeted warmly before having dinner and settling down for the night. Use your time there to learn some more about their traditions and culture and how the group make a living.

Day 3: Pu Luong – return to Ninh Binh or to Ha Noi (optional): 

Included: Breakfast and Lunch

Following a hearty breakfast it is time to leave Ban Don and hike the 3 hour journey upward to La Han, where we will be boarded onto a car ferry and taken back to Ninh Binh. On the way you will pass through villages and see locals going about their day to day business. Stop for lunch along the way – this will be organized by your guide. If you prefer, we can take you to Hanoi instead, depending on your plans.

Ninh Binh Pu Luong trekking

Stunning view in the Kho Muong area, Pu Luong

Hieu village Pu Luong

The valley in Hieu village in Pu Luong nature reserve

Hieu village homestay

Homestay in Hieu village


PRIVATE TOUR rate quoted in American Dollars per person in a private group.

No of travelers2-3 pax4-6 pax7–9 pax10 pax up
Price in USD/person$307$209$167$163
  • English speaking guide (other language guide is upon your request)
  • Homestay in Mai Chau
  • Meal as mentioned in program (03 lunches, 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts)
  • Entrance fees, sight seeing fee for all visits as mentioned in the program.
  • Private transfer by air conditioned vehicle
  • Service Charge & Government Taxes
  • 01 water bottled per day
  • All taxes and service charge.

 What’s Not Included

  • Drinks
  • Accommodation in hanoi
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips & gratuities
  • Possible Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24& 31 December
  • Other services not mentioned above

We pride ourselves in creating personalised travel experiences that suit all your preferences and needs.

With this tour you can:

  • Choose your own departure date
  • Select the comfort level of accommodation
  • Adjust activities to cater to special interests
  • Modify any aspect of the tour as needed