Experience the distinctive cultures in the Northwest of Vietnam
Mai Chau Ecolodge is a green touristic area among charming scenery of the mountains and forests of Mai Chau, Hoa Binh Province.
Its development is in line with green, sustainable approach to support the preservation and promotion of the indigenous cultural distinctions. In addition, you are encouraged here to experience and join the local activities to develop and build up the community. Therefore Mai Chau is a must visit for eco-tour in Vietnam.
This touristic area is located in the Mai Chau valley, also called Pom Pu, 135km Northwest of Hanoi. It is a new destination for you interested in the fresh, quiet, natural landscape. The total area is nearly 2ha, appropriately planned with 21 independent bungalows (43 rooms). It is a replica of the ancient Thai’s architecture with rustic decorative details, which are simple but not less subtle. Most of the materials com from the local area in order to create an eco-friendly atmosphere. The ceiling is made of Loi, a tree that grows exclusively in Mai Chau and Moc Chau (Son La). Dried Loi is used as the ceiling grill. The roof is covered with palm leaves in the style of Thai people. Tubs are made of jackfruit wood, which is water-resistant. Lightening system uses solar energy. The lodge’s wastewater is treated to ensure safety standards before being released into the environment.
Going to Mai Chau Ecolodge, you can relax using services in the garden, go for a walk or ride a bicycle around the village, hike or simply take a dip in the pool in the middle of the hill and watch the clouds hovering among the rolling slopes. You can enjoy the paintings of valleys, looming figure of people stopping and growing rice or maize or take pleasure in the private garden or quiet bungalow.
Cultural shows such as Thai dancing and jumping stalls take place every evening with free local wine. These activities are aimed at giving you more information on the cultural distinctions of Thai people.
Moreover, you can enjoy a variety of specialties such as the sticky rice “xoi nep nuong”, “cần” wine, bitter bamboo shoots. Whoever has come is easily impressed by the attractive flavors of the homemade dishes here.
Mai Chau Ecolodge has become one of the most attractive tourist attractions to those interested in discovering the rustic cultural beauty and experiencing true cultural tours thanks to the success of the model of community tourism or green tourism. You are always welcome here with the friendly eyes and smiles of the indigenous← Back to publications list