•Departure Day: 11 of July ,2018 in Ho Chi Minh
•Finish day: 23 of July,2018 in Hanoi
•Tour cost :1,950 usd/person base on two people sharing one room
Start from Saigon and end in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. Down to the sea, ride along the magnificent coastlines along the S shaped of Vietnam, up in the mountain of the Central Highland and pedal northward to the incredible sights of UNESCO Heritages. This trips is a great combination of adventure on bike to challenge those with great passion on two wheels and discover the variety of natural scenes, local ethnic cultures, history of the war and of course the ultimate relax moments at the beaches of Vietnam where hosts over 3,000 of km coastlines. 13 days is not a short trip especially for those who are time poor but it's essential to capture different angles of lives in Vietnam through eyes of the cyclists. Not a rush program and this is definitely a trip to discover & have yourselves a bit of challenge on the road. Have a great fun.
|Tour cost||USD 1,950 per person base on 2 people share one room
Single room supplement: USD 420
|Bike rental||Usd 130|
|Departure Dates||Guaranteed departures every day with a minimum group of 2 adults.|
|No., of cycling days||09 days|
|Road Surface||Mostly rural, small, coastline in the Vietnam Central Area (Asphalt roads only in center of cities & transfer on highway only by van) Roads in countryside, asphalstic road,concrete road, through the orchard, local market.river bank|
|Support||All buses with A/C and experienced Driver, one 16 seats regarding group size of less 6; one 25 seats of less 12 or two 16 seats regarding group size of less 12; and one 25 seats plus a luggage van for group size of up to 24.|
|Group Size||Minimum 2. Maximum 15.|
|Biking guide||Experienced English speaking-biking guides with enthusiastic, friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Biking guides are first aid qualified and can maintain bikes. Their role is to deliver a safe and enjoyable tour to the clients, they manage the group, co-ordinate the driver and support vehicle, buy snacks and fruit along the way, look out for clients needs. They are cultural guides as well as pure biking…|
|Accommodation||range from standard to superior classes of 4 **** hotel, One night in soft sleeping bed in the train|
|Food||Included (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).|
|Boat & ferry||Included|
|Snacks, fresh fruits, water, wet towels||Provided daily cycling|
|Safety||Our people take the best cares & safety for your trip.The first aid kits are provided|
|Photo taking||You can stop wherever you want for 'Kodak moment'!|
|Cycling pace||Are you a beginner or professional biker? we all care with our best efforts to make your trip superb. Enjoy your riding speed from 10km per hour up to as many more as you can.|
|Climate||Rainy season from May to end of October, dry season is the rest of the year; we bike all year round while raincoat is standby in the rain season.|
|What to bring||Sun Block , Wide brim hat, Camera + Film, Comfortable shoes, Rain Gear , Warm clothes in winter, Original Passport, Bike Helmet ( compulsory ), Small backpack , Shoes and shorts for cycling ,Sunglasses , Gloves , Professional Pedal ,Insect repellent ,Wide brim hat ,Bike water bottle (if you don't want to use Vietnam Adventure Cycling Tour’bottle)|
|What included||- Cycling experienced guide
- Meal as mention in the itinerary
- Support van for transfer & tour with cool box
- Snack, water, fruits and cold drink (Coke light)
- Boat ticket
- All entrance fees
|What is not included|| - International Flights
- Departure Tax $25 (international)
- Visa Fees $20 (issued on arrival)
- Alcoholic, and other beverages
- Tips for guides.(recommend 5 usd/day/person)
- Personal travel insurance
- Any services not mentioned in itinerary
|Notice: We can arrange additional customized trips for you if the above itinerary does not match your expectations.
Please advise us of your passport details for visa processing at least 15 days working days in advance. The tour price does not include personal insurance so we highly you to take your own insurance before your departure for our cycling trip covering the cost of medical evacuation by air. And you will need a passport valid for six month and appropriate visas to enter our countries.
DAY 1: HO CHI MINH –DALAT
In the morning,after breakfast the cycling tour guide will see you in the hotel .transfer out of the city for cycling .the ride on the road,uphill and tarmac downhill mixed of gravel and hard park clay through the rubber and Tobaco plantation.have lunch after we fisnish 40 km cycling.then we will have a small transfer to dalat city.Overnight in Dalat.
• 40km cycling.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,diner
Day 2:DALAT – NHA TRANG
After the big breakfast in the hotel we will starting to warm up the muscle by 8 km cycling around the Xuan Huong lake in the middle of Dalat city from the hotel and we start our ride in a pine tree forest with breathtaking views of the natural landscape and deep jungle forest on both sides of the road. The fantastic ride runs along the road until the top of the hill (1600 meter from the sea level) before preparing for a fly down the mountain on wheels with 30 km non-stopped down-hill section to reach the end of the pass and finish this challenge .45 minute stransfer to Nha Trang city. Overnight in Nha Trang.
- 60-100km cycling.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, diner
Day 3: NHA TRANG
A day with a boat trip to island.experience the coast of nha trang aboard a boat as we set out in the morning.We head out to the Hon Mun island where we have a chance for swimming and snorkeling in the crystal clear water.Our lunch stop is at the fishing village of Lang Chai (From Ocean to plate in 10 minutes) before boarding our boat back to nha trang habor.overnight in Nha trang.
• Free snorkeling & swimming at Mun Island
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,Diner
Day 4: NHA TRANG-TUY HOA(PHU YEN)
Breakfast at the hotel. We cycle 20km along beautiful coast line road. We do not cycle on Highway No. 1. After coffee break, we cycle from the top of the hill to go through the villages, passing schools. The children like to come out and say hello.We stop for packed lunch to enjoy Vietnamese sanwhich. After lunch, we cycle on another backroad through villages, passing the reunification express railroad.Then visit a brick factory in a small village before we reach Tuy Hao town, Phu Yen province. Dinner and overnight in Tuy Hoa.
• 80km cycling.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,diner
Day 5: TUY HOA- QUANG NGAI
After breakfast at the hotel, we transfer about 30km, Cycle through the village where you could a small charity to local people(chăm people,ethnic minority,group)by small thing such as sampoo,toothpast,candy,book...to see the smilling and to know how cute they are. we have luch at the local restaurant transfer the rest way to Quang Ngai. Overnight in Quang Ngai city
• 70km cycling.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch ,diner
Day 6: QUANG NGAI –HOI AN
Breakfast & check out then leave Quang Ngai city on bike to My Lai massacre, 14 km far from Quang Ngai. Here we will stop and take a short tour of the site and museum. Then back on bike and take a countryside road to My Khe Beach. Continue along the coastline to Chau O. Here transfer on highway A1 to Tam Ky for special lunch at The Tam Ky Baby Orphanage.
Afternoon, by van, transfer to Hoi An, one of the major trading centers of Southeast Asia in the 16th century. Overnight in Hoi An.
• 50km cycling.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,diner
Day 7: HOI AN(freeday )
Today is a free day to explore on your own around World Heritage Hoi An town. The town is small and easy to walk around or head to the beach about 15 minutes away. Hope you enjoy your relaxing day . Overnight in Hoi An.
DAY 8: HOI AN-DANANG-HUE
Morning, check out & transfer from Hoi An via Cua Dai Beach and along the coastline, passing pretty fishing villages, sand dunes and green casuarinas forests to visit Marble Carving village,We will cycle from there 25km along the my khe beach Then keep riding up to Hai Van (Cloud Sea) Pass and climb 500 meters over 10 km. Reach Lang Co beach for lunch.
Afternoon, Transfer to Phuoc Tuong Hill (30 minutes). Ride off the main highway and take a coastal side to Cau Hai lagoon. Stop and take a van to Hue for hotel check-in.Overnight in Hue.
• 60-100km Cycling.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,diner
Day 9: ROYAL HUE DISCOVERY – HANOI BY TRAIN
Morning, we take the boat trip on the perfume river to Thien Mu Pagoda, one of the oldest ancient architectural structures for religious worship in Hue. the bike will be ready for us and cycle trip will be starting from there to the Imperial Citadel a long the village where the people making the incense and Khai Dinh royal tomb then transfer to the Train station for depature to HANOI. Overnight on the train.
• 25km cycling.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,Diner set box on the train.
Day 10:NAM DINH- CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast at the hotel. We transfer out of the city for the Ride to the national park from Tam coc Cave ,We cycle along the country road to the rice paddy and you have to prepare the camera for the kodak moment because the stunning wiew waiting for you on the way cycling to Cuc Phuong national park
• 40-60km biking.
• Meal :Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner
Day 11: CUC PHUONG- HAI PHONG
Enjoy the breakfast at the hotel and then we transfer deeper inside the national park for visitig the monkey rescue center and prehistory man cave.after that the bike will be ready for us.we will cycling from there follow the country road passing through the pineaple plantation, the lush green grass and there a lot of small village sitdraw behind of the mountains on the way .have lunch and transfer to Haiphong.
• 40km biking.
• Meal :Breakfast, Lunch ,Dinner
Day 12: HAI PHONG- HALONG BAY
In the morning after breakfast we will transfer by van around 3h toward halong bay. At the halong port our cruse crew welcom you on boar Huong Hai Junk,check in registration
12h45: star cruise
13h00:have lunch on board
13h30:A fantastic cruise in Halong bay,visit Dinh Huong island,Ga Choi island,Dog island,Sail island,visit Sung Sot cave and a swim at titov beach.
17h30:drinking vietnamese wine and enjoy the sunset.
19h30:enjoy diner on board and free..
• No biking.
• Meal :Breakfast, Lunch ,Dinner
Day 13:HALONG BAY-HANOI
Early risers can enjoy a morning view of Bay’s landscapes. Sitting on ther upper deck we can enjoy the breath - taking beauty of the rocky Islands rising from the crystal-clear waters of the Bay.The quiet is almost eerie, we can hear birds singing, cicadas chirping ashore and the gentle lapping of the waves against our boat, the perfect soundtrack to accompany the fresh air & gentle breez, Breakfast at 7h00: Have breakfast
7h30 : A morning cruise to visit Man’s head island, Tortoise island, visit Luon cave by small bamboo boat, Bai Tu Long bay
10h00: Arrange luggage and check-out
10h30: Have lunch on board
11h45: Arrive Halong wharf for transferring to Hanoi
17h30: Arrive hanoi .End of tour.
• No biking.
• Meal :Breakfast, Lunch .
Note for Accommodation
Note: Prices are based per person, double occupancy, with a separate cost for solo travelers. If you are traveling in a group but prefer single accommodations, a single supplement fee applies. Triple accommodations are not available in many of the destinations we visit.
Note : the letter of approval to get Vietnam visa on arrival 05usd per person