Located in Hoa Binh province, 70 km from Hoa Binh town, and 150 km from Ha Noi. From the top of Cun mountain, there is a superb panorama view of the stilt houses of Mai Chau sitting in a fertile green valley. The area is home to several ethnic minorities, particularly White Thai ethic group. Their traditional stilt houses are large structures with palm leaf roofs, large balcony, big veranda, and polished bamboo floors. The Sunday market attracts lots of local poeple into town. Poeple from different minorities living in the mountains nearby come to sell all kinds of home products such as honey, bananas, corn and brocatelle handicraft.