Mai Hich is located in Mai Chau district, Hoa Binh province, northern Vietnam. Mai Hich is about four hour drive from Hanoi city and about a half hour drive from Lac Village and Poom Coong village.
While Mai Chau has bacame a hot, popular place for both Vietnamese and foreign tourists for many years, Mai Hich is just a new destination for those looking an off the beaten path experience in Vietnam tours.
Mai Hich is enriched with the fascinating indigenous cultures of the Thai and Muong ethnic populations, as well as the regions beautiful mountainous landscape and special local food.
Traveling to Mai Hich, you should plan two days at least since it already takes 4 hour drive from Hanoi to Mai Hich. The area offers different activities which could keep you busy for two or three days. There are such activities as trekking, cycling, river rafting, music and dance performances…
In terms of accommodation, the best choice you have is spending a night at local home (homestay). There are now three stilts houses which can lodge up to forty people at night. The mattress is comfortable and fits basic standard. The toilets are located outside the house.