Itinerary Details Day 1: Hanoi – Pu Luong Nature Reserve – Water Wheels Walk & Ivar Trip on Bamboo Raft
After breakfast at around 8am we start driving through the countryside towards Pu Luong. We enter Pu Luong Nature Reserve by road via a breathtaking mountain pass giving you panoramic views of the whole valley. You arrive at your accommodation of choice, in time for a delicious lunch, followed by some free time to explore this beautiful place with its captivating panoramic views and tranquil setting.
After lunch we will transfer you to the suspension bridge over the Cham River, where we begin our walk in search of stunning water wheels. Get up close to each wheel and discover how water is moved from the river to handmade bamboo aqueducts via simple constructions of all sizes.
We take you to a local fisherman’s house and get you geared up for a nice trip on a bamboo raft to float along the calm river and enjoy the breathtaking views and in between learning how to paddle and steer your handcrafted rafts to arrive at the scenic Tan Lap bridge.
We arrive at the scenic Tan Lap Bridge where we disembark to be transferred back to your accommodation of choice for dinner and a relaxing evening in a stunning setting.
Transportation: A/C comfortable transportation
Meals: Lunch and dinner
Guide: English-speaking tour guide
Accommodation: Of your choice – bungalow or comfortable homestay at a wonderful and idyllic place in the valley.