If the city bustle drains your energy, reward yourself with a green escape Pu Luong Trekking Tour 3 days. The itinerary brings you out of the busy Hanoi toward peaceful Pu Luong in which you enjoy the picturesque nature, sound sleep, pleasant trekking, enjoyable rafting, and visiting local villages. The activities are all pleasurable which enables you to forgot city pressure and regain any lost energy. The relaxing time by walking and checking the water wheels helps you to love yourself more, appreciate the simple beauty around, and have happy thoughts. Meals in the Pu Luong are also so delicious that makes you remember the good tastes and might come back. Dozens of the beautiful photographs make up an awesome photo album and nature-friendly experiences let you truly unwind. So if you like trekking, rafting, and relaxing in the stunning Nature Reserve nearby Hanoi, get this 3-day tour.
Destinations: Hanoi – Pu Luong National reserve – Hanoi
07:30: Our guide will be available to pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi. Start with the 4-hour drive on Ho Chi Minh Trails (1B – National Highway) to reach Pu Luong Reserve. It will be a scenic drive and take a short break halfway.
12:30: Drive on the captivating mountain pass and sightseeing the beautiful valley. Check in the Pu Luong Nature Reserve, and have lunch. Later is your free time to discover the charming retreat highlighted with the enthralling mountainous views and peaceful environment to unwind and refresh.
14:30: Transfer to a suspension bridge built over the breathtaking Cham River. Begin a pleasant walk passing the green rice paddies toward spectacular water wheels. Enjoy the close-up view of each water wheel and learn how water flows from the river to the simple handmade bamboo aqueducts.
Visit a local fisherman’s house, and get gears for the rafting adventure. Float on the calm river and savor the panorama. Try paddling and controlling the bamboo rafts. A destination of rafting is the Tan Lap Bridge in which you disembark to return to Pu Luong and have dinner.
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Pu Luong Retreat
07:30 – 08:00: Enjoy breakfast and be ready for an attractive trekking day.
08:30: The day tour begins early for you to have more time descending the enthralling valley which faces the Retreat. Enjoy the on-foot journey by walking around scenic terraced rice fields. Trekkers will love discovering the little trails covered by the lush vegetation and feasting eyes with the photogenic villages nestled at the base of the magnificent mountain. Raise your camera up and capture as many amazing nature photographs as possible!
Keep walking to the foot of the valley, you will be marveled by verdant farmland sceneries, villages, pristine fields, rivers, ponds, and cliffs which all establish the off-the-beaten-track trails. The place is ideal for picnic lunch, and you will feel that food is even more delicious when you eat in a spectacular setting. After lunch is the free time to swim and relax in the nearby river and pond.
15:30: Gather at the pick-up spot to get a transfer back to Pu Luong Retreat.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Pu Luong Retreat
06:30 – 07:00: Have breakfast and savor your bustle-free time in the green Retreat.
08:00: This will be another free day to discover charming Nature around the Pu Luong Retreat. Things to see should be the picturesque valley facing your accommodation, the fantastic terraced rice fields, the little trekking paths carpeted by vegetation, etc. Trekking through the beautiful nature, you reveal an intact village to meet the friendly locals, taste their food, and learn their culture.
Again, the base of the valley offers many stunning sceneries to contemplate and hidden highlights to discover. Each time you trek in this natural landscape, it brings the different pleasant feeling for the happy trekking adventures. If you like, relax in the cool river. Around lunchtime, you will return to the Pu Luong Retreat.
10:30: Check out your room and have lunch.
12:00: Leave Pu Luong Retreat and drive back to Hanoi City.
17:00: Arrive at your accommodation in Hanoi. End of Pu Luong Nature Reserve Trekking Tour.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Valid till 20 December 2019
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