Hoa Binh in detail
Hoa Binh is 74km southwest of Hanoi. With private transport you can visit Ba Vi National Park en route from Hanoi, and follow a riverbank road to Hoa Binh.
Hoa Binh Bus Station has frequent services to Hanoi (40,000d to 48,000d, two hours) between 4.45am and 7pm. Buses to Mai Chau (45,000d,1½ hours) leave at 6am, 8am, noon and 3pm.