Pu Luong Reserve Discovery
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Pu Luong Reserve Discovery

Duration: 3 Days/2 Nights
Prices: $189
Start: Daily from Hanoi
End: Hanoi, Vietnam
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Pu Luong Reserve, located 170 km south - west of Hanoi, leads you to the scenic landscapes with rice fields on terrace, to meet local ethnic group minorities of Thai and Muong where you breath the fresh air in the nature forest and explore the wonderful villages sitting on hill side overlooking the valley.


  • A leisure trekking throughout the rice fields on terrace
  • A discovery off-the-beaten track far away from big tourist cars
  • Friendly local habitants without embracing sellers like Sapa
  • An absolute retreat to reinforce your health after stressing life at office
  • An amazing travel experience to bring back home

Itinerary in brief:

Day 1: Hanoi - Pu Luong Reserve
Day 2: Phu Luong Reserve - Discovery and trekking
Day 3: Pu Luong - Hanoi

Day 1: Hanoi – Pu Luong Reserve (-/L/D)
Water wheels walk and rafting | 3 km easy walk – 1.5 hours | 800m river rafting – about 45 minutes

07:30 AM: Meeting with our local tour guide at the lobby of your hotel.
We leave behind the noisy capital of Hanoi toward Pu Luong reserve located in the south-west of Hanoi, 170km – 4 -5 hours by car.

You enter Pu Luong Nature Reserve by road via a breathtaking mountain pass giving you a panoramic view of the whole valley. You arrive at your accommodation in time for a delicious lunch, followed by free time to explore the beautiful retreat, with its captivating panoramic views and tranquil setting.

Afternoon: You will be transferred to a suspension bridge over the Cham River, where you begin your walk to see a few stunning water water wheels in Pu Luong. Get up close to each wheel and discover how water is moved from river to handmade bamboo aqueducts via simple constructions of all sizes.

Then head out to a local fisherman’s house, you have a short rest to gear up for the bamboo river rafting with its team. Float along the calm river and enjoy the views, in between learning how to paddle and steer your handcrafted rafts.
The rafting leads you to the scenic Tan Lap bridge  where you disembark to be transferred back to Pu Luong Natura Resort for dinner. Overnight in Pu Luong.

Day 2: Pu Luong discovery & easy trekking (B/L/D)
Enthralling trekking routes | 19 km easy walking – 6 hours

Morning: Start early to descend into the beautiful valley facing the Pu Luong Natura resort 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. It’s time to take photographs as much as you want.

Continuing your leisure trek 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 to enjoy a simple picnic lunch.
Rice fields on terrace in Pu Luong reserve
Afternoon: After enjoying delicious food, you have free time to explore the refreshing water to the nearby river, before moving to our pick up point to be transferred back to the resort.
The rest of the day is at leisure for your relaxing moments. Dinner and overnight in Pu Luong Natura Resort.

Day 3: Pu Luong Reserve – Hanoi (B/L/-)
Village life and the community | 4,5 km easy walk – 2 hours

Morning: You have the chance to get close to village life and interact with locals living in the hills above the resort. Glimpse at daily life, walk around working farmland and rice fields, and learn about making weaving colorful textiles, followed by lunch at the resort.
Thai women on terraced rice fields in Pu Luong reserve
Afternoon: We way goodbye to Pu Luong Reserve and drive back to Hanoi.
Drop off at your hotel in Hanoi. Tour ends.

Pu Luong Natura Resort features a living space close to the nature

Pu Luong natura resort Bungalow room


Pu Luong natura resort Balcony overlooks on rice fields


Pu Luong natura resort

Deluxe room on stilt house


Superior room at Pu Luong Natura resortSuperior room


Swimming pool at Pu Luong naturaSwimming pool at Pu Luong natura




Price: from US$ 189 per person.

Please contact our Tour Managers at any time to book "Pu Luong Reserve Discovery “ today.


  • Accommodation in Private bed (House on stilt) or Private room with en-suite bathroom (for Bungalow).
  • All activities are mentioned in specific itineraries.
  • Private transfers by AC vehicles
  • ENGLISH Speaking Guide
  • Meals (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch; D: Dinner) as mentioned in program
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees.
  • River rafting.


  • Vietnam visa and visa stamp fees
  • International airfares & airport’s taxes to/ from Vietnam
  • Hotel in Hanoi
  • Tips, drinks, gratuities
  • Travel insurances of all kinds
  • Other personal expenses such as laundry, sim card, telephones, etc…

Pu Luong Reserve is our favorite destination to discover beyond Mu Cang Chai and Tu Le valleys in Yen Bai province. You can travel and explore in a quiet place where you indulge your senses into beautiful natural decor such as rice fields on terrace, small houses of local people, background of natural vegetables and mountains.

Pu Luong Reserve becomes a spotlight recently. Come to explore and relax before a crowded fellow of tourists arrive soon in the near future.

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Dear Pham Thanh

We just come home after 12 days journey throughout Vietnam. How wonderful are your staff tour guides and drivers! Thank you for your perfect arrangement and services which made our holiday BEST of the best we never had before. We wish you all the best and continue to improve your services in the upcoming time.

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