Vietnam cycling tours is is a great way to see the country from bustling Saigon to the serene northern capital of Hanoi, we ride on country roads on either side of the main north–south artery of Highway One. Along the way we see many of Vietnam’s historic and scenic highlights, from the cool mountain air of Dalat we descend tothe beach resort of Nha Trang before riding back roads to historic Hoi An and Hue. The overnight Reunification Express train takes us to the amazing karst scenery of Ninh Binh and Halong Bay. The bicycle is still the most common form of rural transport in Vietnam and you will share the country roads and tracks with beautiful girls in flowing Ao Dais, school children…

Day 1 : Saigon Arrival .

Pick up at the airport and transfer to hotel . Free to explore Ho Chi Minh city by your own .

Summary

Accommodation : Liberty 3 Hotel

Day 2: Sai Gon – Da Lat (B,L) (40km cycling)

7:30 AM After buffet breakfast , our cycling tour guide and driver pick up at your hotel and leave Saigon for Dalat ,once a favored retreat for the French ,we’ll rendezvous with our bikes and cycle lovely country lanes and back roads in the shadow of Mount Langbian.

Summary

Ride to see the tea plantations along the way

Chicken village and vegetable farms

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Dai Loi Hotel

Day 3: Dalat – Nha Trang (B,L) (80km cycling)

Breakfast at the hotel , Riding from the hotel we tackle some big hills, including a 2,000 m pass, as we ride through dramatic mountains towards the beach resort town of Nha Trang.

Summary

Visit the Ponnagar tower in Nhatrang

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Hanoi Golden Hotel

Day 4: Nha Trang boat trip (B,L) (no cycling)

Taking a rest from the bikes we offer a boat trip to the coral islands for swimming and snorkeling. ( Noted : Water sports , Drinks and some opotional island tickets not included - Sharing boat )

Summary

See and do snorkeling

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Hanoi Golden Hotel

Day 5: Nha Trang – Tuy Hoa – Phu Yen (B, L ) (90km cycling)

7:30 cycling from your hotel along the beautiful beach and coastline to see highway one and transfer to Dai Lanh beach for lunch before cycling uphill to Ca pass and bike ride on countryside villages along beautiful coastlines to Tuy Ho via Ride fields, dirt and paved roads for the whole day ride ,To a small town of Tuy Hoa for another night .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Phu Yen Hotel

Day 6: Phu Yen – Quang Ngai (B,L ) (65 km cycling)

Breakfast and early swimming on beach and starting cycling from your hotel along the coastlines to Ong Cop bridge, Ride up to a small hill to local village ,Ride fields on the right and mountain on the right make your trip and after transferring to Song Cau for lunch and transfer to Quang Ngai for overnight .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : MyTra  riverside Hotel

Day 7: Quang Ngai – Hoi An (B,L) (70km cycling)

Morning ride from the hotel to the famous massacre My Lai , Do local charity to the local school , Keep riding to the My Khe beach and the rest dirt roads to Chau O and transfer to Tan Ky for chicken rices for lunch and biking along the coastline to the hotel in Hoi An .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Sala Hotel

Day 8: Hoi An (B) (40km cycling and free)

This is an option day ,You may be free at leisure on the beach and do nothing or ride to the world heritage My Son.( We ride to visit My Son, the ancient centre of Cham civilization. Although many of the temples were destroyed by American bombs, there is still enough of the archaeological site to impress most visitors. We transfer by bus back to Hoi An.  Sight seeing and back to Hoi An for the night .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast

Accommodation : Sala Hotel

Day 9: Hoi An – Hue (B,L) (80km cycling)

Breakfast and check out Hoi An , Transfer the short way to see the local stone sculpture in Ngu Hanh Son. Start bike rie to the hightest pass in central coast vietnam, Hai Van pass and lunch at the Lang Co beach . Loop on the coungtry road to Thuan An beach and the rest way transfer to Hue for the night.

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Hue  Asia Hotel

Day 10: Hue train to Ninh Binh (B,L) (25km cycling)

After a morning ride along Perfume River to Thien Mu pagoda, a city’s symbol, before get back on bicycle to Ming Mang mausoleum. We reconvene at the hotel in the early afternoon to transfer to the railway station for our overnight train trip to Ninh Binh. Bus to the station to catch the train to Ninh Binh , overnight on train and short rest in  hotel on arrival in Ninh Binh.

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Express Train

Day11: Ninh Binh – Cuc Phuong national park (B,L,D) (65km cycling)

Arrival Ninh Binh station around 9:30 AM transfer to minihotel and early enjoy lunch and cycling around  Tam Coc lanscape to visit Thaivi temple and Bich Dong pagodas before bike ride to Hoa Lu and Cuc Phuong national park .We cycle from our hotel through spectacular karst scenery. Soaring limestone mountains jut straight out of the paddy fields. At Cuc Phuong National Park we visit the primate rescue centre before checking into our accommodation  and overnight in Cuc Phuong guest house .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner

Accommodation : Cuc Phuong National Guest House

Day12: Cuc Phuong – Hai Phong (B,L,D) ( 50 km cycling )

Breakfast and cycling to visit historical man caves and Ride from the national park and come into many pineapple farms en-route. Arrive Nam Dinh for lunch and stop for the rest transfer to Hai Phong for the night .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner

Accommodation : Bach Dang Hotel

Day 13: Hai Phong – Ha Long Bay Cruising (B,L,D) (30km cycling)

Today is last day cycling through the city, visit the 3rd biggest opera house in Vietnam right in Hai Phong city, built hundred year ago by french.

Challenge over the long suspension bridge to the history river Bach Dang .Arrive Ha Long bay and check in the cruise for sightseeing, kayaking, seafood lunch and dinner overnight on cruise .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner

Accommodation : Royal Place Junk Cruise

Day 14: Ha Long Bay Cruise – Hanoi (B,L) (no cycling)

We spend a truly memorable day on a boat cruising through Halong Bay. The awesome limestone karst mountains rise dramatically out of the emerald sea. Halong Bay is one of the most incredible natural wonders of the world. We then transfer back to Hanoi .Back to the quay and transfer to Ha Noi .

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Mayde villa Hotel

Day 15: Ha Noi city tour (B,L) (no cycling)

Breakfast at the hotel, short walking along the Ho Guom (lake) early morning, Bus to see the Ba Dinh complex, with Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, one pillar pagoda, Van Mieu temple and art museum, etc .Lunch at local restaurant and finish the day by visiting the literature temple. Overnight in Ha Noi.

Summary

Meals : Breakfast , Lunch

Accommodation : Mayde villa Hotel

Day 16: Ha Noi departure (B) (no cycling)

Free for shopping and free at your own . Afternoon transfers to airport for return or onward travel. End of trip and welcome back.

Summary

Meals : Breakfast

Join in group departure dates : on 2nd Monthly

Group sizes : Min from 2 to Max 16 cyclists

Tour price : Contact us

  Inclusive of:

  • Support air conditioned bus/van
  • Truck to carry bikes for group
  • English speaking cum biking tour guide(s)
  • Entrance fees for sightseeing
  • Train ticket (soft berth) Hue – Ninh Binh
  • Boat trips and snorkeling equipment
  • Luxury cruise cabin in Halong bay
  • Airport transfer in/out
  • Pick up & drop off at your hotel
  • Meals as mentioned (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Trek MTB Bike/Helmet/Tool kit/First aid kit/Mechanic
  • Water, snacks, cold towers, soft drinks and fresh fruits for cycling day
  • Accommodation in tour

Exclusive of:

  • Travel insurance
  • Visa and flight from/to Vietnam
  • Personal expenses and what are not mentioned
  • tips for guide and driver
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