Biking from Hanoi to Hoian 10days
With this cycling tour, you have chances to visit the home land of the Vietnam President Ho Chi Minh. It is called Kim Lien village in which you can enjoy the countryside sceneries with rice paddies, lotus lakes, etc. Moreover, the simply- built hut where he was born is now preserved as a national museum in order to help visitors understand more about his life and his contribution to Vietnam as well. Vietnam Cycling Tours
Day 01: Ha Noi – Mai Chau
Day 02: Mai Chau – Nhu Xuan
Day 03: Nhu Xuan – Vinh
Day 04: Vinh – Huong Khe
Day 05: Huong Khe – Phong Nha
Day 06: Phong Nha – Khe Sanh
Day 07: Ke Sanh – A luoi
Day 08: A Luoi – Hue
Day 09: Hue city tour
Day 10: Hue – Hoi An
|Tour code||TLV:12A-HCM-Trail||Bike hire||included|
|Duration||12 days/ 11 nights||Road surface||Trails, tracks, countryside roads, back roads|
|Days of cycling||8 full days and a half||Group size||Mi: 02 – Max:12|
|Tour meets||In Ha Noi||Tour Ends||In Hoi An|
|Biking Distance||Ages to ride||From 14 years old|
|Tour Inclusive of||Tour Exclusive of|
|– Transport by A/C mini van and minibus
– Truck carries bikes, spare bikes
– New Trek/Giant MTBs
– Helmets, bottles of water, tool kits
– Entrance fees, boat rides
– B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
– Cold mineral water, soft drinks
– Snacks, fresh fruits, wet towels
– 11 nights, double & twin share
– Experienced English speaking guides
– Pick up/ drop off at hotels
|– Travel insurance
– Other personal expenses
– International flight to/ from Vietnam
|Services for daily cycling|
Stay in 2 – 3 star hotels
Day 1: Ha Noi – Mai Chau – Mai Chau (home-stay) (B/L/D) (35 km)
Have breakfast at the hotel, check out and drive to Mai Chau through Hoa Binh province. Have lunch in Poom Coong Village, then riding on single track trails through Thai minority villages. Ride past terraced fields and beautiful valleys. Overnight in a stilt-house of Thai-tribe village.
Day 2: Mai Chau – Nhu Xuan (B/L/D) (90 km)
Leave Mai Chau in the early morning, ride on a small track and paved trails along the Ma river until we reach Cam Thuy town, where we stop for lunch. We start cycling on Ho Chi Minh trail (now a newly built highway) all the way to Nhu Xuan town. The hilly mountains roads to Ngoc Lac will allow you to challenge your riding skills. Continue riding to Nhu Xuan in late afternoon. Overnight in Nhu Xuan
Day 3: Nhu Xuan – Do Luong – Nam Dan – Vinh, Ho Chi Minh homeland (B/L/D) (80 km)
Today, we have a chance to visit Uncle Ho’s house. Nam Dan district, Kiem Lien village is not only the homeland of Ho Chi Minh but also the hometown of many anti-colonist leaders. Ride on the new Ho Chi Minh highway to Kiem Lien village via Tan Ky and Do Luong. Visit Uncle Ho house in the afternoon, have a short drive to Vinh city. Overnight in Vinh.
Day 4: Vinh – Dong Loc T-junction – Huong Khe (B/L/D) (90 km)
In the morning, ride to Dong Loc, the T-junction, which has become unforgettable memorial history in the country during 1964-1972, when soldiers, young volunteers, cadres, and workers guaranteed safe transport to the battlefield. Many people from different localities laid down their lives. In particular, the death of 10 young volunteer girls at Dong Loc T-junction has come to symbolize the patriotism of the era. Now, Dong Loc T-junction relic has become a commemorative area for the national young volunteer force. In the afternoon, ride to Huong Khe.
Day 5: Huong Khe – Phong Nha (B/L/) (90 km)
Start cycling from a hotel to Dong Hoi via Phong Nha World Heritage. Ride nearly 90 km winding roads up the Truong Son mountain range to Phong Nha.
Day 6: Phong Nha – Khe Sanh (B/L/D) (60 km)
Today, we cycle south through the DMZ area, and cycle to Khe Sanh.
Day 7: Khe Sanh – A Luoi (B/L/D) (90 km)
In the morning we head south over the Da Krong Bridge (built by the Cubans in 1973) then jump into back roads and keep riding through remote villages to a A Luoi. Overnight in A Luoi
Day 8: A Luoi – Hue (B/L/) (60 km)
The bike ride of today is easy, the terrain is flat. The distance of biking is 60 km. We will have a bus transfer for the last 14 km to the former capital of Vietnam. Overnight in Hue city
Day 9: Hue city tour (B/L/) (40 km)
Spend a whole day on visiting, explore the Forbidden Citadel, Royal Tombs of the Nguyen Dynasty and by bicycle in the morning. Ride on hilly country roads to Thanh Toan tile-roofed Bridge crosses a canal flowing from the beginning to the end of Thanh Toan village, Thuy Thanh Commune, Huong Thuy District.
Day 10: Hue – Hoi An (B/L/) (100 km)
Have breakfast and transfer to the outskirts of Hue, Thuan An Dist. Start riding on the coast roads to Phuoc Tuong Pass. Pedal past colorful ancient burial-grounds, rice farming land, and fishing villages. Have lunch in Lang Co beach, after lunch, pedal uphill to the top of Hai Van Pass, then downhill to the Pass of Hai Van. Transfer by van to Hoi An in the late afternoon
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