Timings : All - Day
Time Required : 4 - 5 hours
Entry Fee : Free
Mai Chau is a valley with a congregation of Vietnamese villages.
Mai Chau offers tourists a unique insight into Vietnamese culture. Mai Chau is home to the Thai ethnic groiup of Hoa Binh Province. They reside in stilt houses. The houses have polished bamboo slat floors and palm leaf roofing. The kitchen is located at the center of the home where women cook and make •brocadeê, the primary material needed to make clothes. The houses are nicely decorated with all sorts of patterns. The large windows make air flow easy. The houses also have small ponds to breed fish. A walk is the best way to discover the village and you can experience some authentuic cuisine and dances. Mai Chau is also surrounded by towering limestone mountains that will take your breath away.