About Mai Chau

Mai Chau valley possesses poetic beauty, cool fresh air, diverse culture bearing the imprint of ethnic minorities and specialties, which makes it a perfect place for vacations year-round.

Best Time To Visit Mai Chau

* November to February next year: In winter, the air is cold, peach and plum flowers bloom brilliantly.

* March and April: The weather is cool and pleasant, the blooming season of orchid tree flower.

* May to August: The valley is cool and suitable for those who are looking for a place to hide from the hot summer.

* September, October: The rice fields are turning yellow


Mai Chau is about 120km from Hanoi capital, the distance is not too far and takes about 4-5 hours, so you can travel by car or motorbike. Mai Chau trip is suitable to go on weekend.


Time zone

GMT +07:00


Vietnamese Dong

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Mai Chau is one of the most beautiful valley in North Vietnam where you can see and have chance to live with the friendly hill tribe who are kind-heated, smiling and very good cooks. This 2 day Mai Chau motorbike tour is the great way we can show you all the hidden charm of Mai Chau valley. Besides, the way from Hanoi to Mai Chau is very enjoyable and scenic for motorcycle touring. This Mai Chau motorbike tour from Hanoi is short but we will do our best to show you as much of Vietnam as possible besides Mai Chau, we can show you some parts of Moc Chau, Thanh Hoa and Hoa Binh…so we’d like to say this is one of our best short motorcycle tours in Vietnam.
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Top 3 Mai Chau restaurants enjoying Northwest specialties

Hop Thuy Mai Chau Restaurant Hop Thuy restaurant is reviewed a lot when it comes to Mai Chau restaurants that are delicious and have the most professional service style. The restaurant is designed with the main wood tone, but still breaks many modern features, providing a high-class dining space for all diners. The restaurant has a spacious space, accommodating hundreds of people at the same time, very suitable for birthday parties, groups. Address: sub-district 2, Mai Chau town, Hoa Binh Phone: 036 756 2585 Opening hours: 10h00 – 22: 30 Website: - Mai Chau Ecolodge Mai Chau Ecolodge is famous for its peaceful, rustic resort space and super delicious food. Mai Chau Ecolodge's restaurant overlooks the romantic Mai Chau valley. The restaurant is designed with 2 floors, built in the highest place of the resort, so it gives you the most ideal dining space. This place is a combination of the essence of two cuisines, traditional Vietnamese dishes and typical dishes of Thai ethnic people. Address: Na Phon, Mai Chau, Hoa Binh, Vietnam Phone: +84 218 3819 888 Opening hours: 6h00 – 22h00 Website: Hoa Ban Restaurant The restaurant is built in a poetic, lyrical campus green with flowers. The rustic, but airy stilt house architecture is very suitable for enjoying specialties of the highlands. Here you will have the opportunity to explore the cuisine of the people of the Northwest. The menu has many delicious dishes about salmon such as sashimi, fish salad, grilled salmon, salmon hotpot. There are also many dishes from sticky rice, chicken, goat meat ... for you to eat comfortably. The restaurant also has premium wine cooked from glutinous rice, ensuring ecstatic deliciousness. Address: Mai Chau, Hoa Binh, Vietnam Phone: +84 97 654 89 43 Opening hours: 6h00 – 22h00 Source: General

Food & Drinks 21/08/2023

Top 3 Mai Chau restaurants enjoying Northwest specialties

Migo suggests you 3 quality Mai Chau restaurants with a menu full of local characteristics here!

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From a flagpole site at the foot of Thung Khe pass, most tourists will stop to linger. From above, looking down is a beautiful view of Mai Chau adorned by countless horizontal fields, sparkling with the sun.
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In November 11, the whole valley of Mai Chau is fragrant in the strong aroma of ripe rice. We left the noisy city for peace. Slowly enjoy the beauty of heaven and earth.
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