4 Days
Duration
Moderate
Physicality
Sai Gon, Tra Vinh , Can Tho , Sadec
Location

Cycling Saigon to Tra Vinh to CanTho and Sadec 4Days

Itinerary: Sai Gon – Tra Vinh – Can Tho – Sadec – Saigon

Cycling Mekong Delta 4 days/ 3 nights. More than 300,000 ethnic Khmer people in the Mekong delta province of Tra Vinh are preparing for Sene Dolta – one of their largest traditional festivals. The festival, including diverse activities such as traditional song and dance performances and games, is held annually by Khmer people to express their thanks for bumper harvests. This year’s event falls on September 28-30 in Tra Vinh province. The festive mood is further buoyed as close to 24,000 poor households have moved into new houses built by the local authorities. Schools have also been built in all villages, bringing the rate of ethnic children going to school in the 2008-2009 academic year to 96 percent. The provincial radio and television station runs daily programs in Khmer language, and local authorities publish the Tra Vinh weekly along with many other publications in the in the ethnic language for the community
cycling tour is an easy bicycle tour Green Trail Tours customizes Bicycle Tours Mekong Delta Vietnam. The cycling tour takes you to such places of the Vietnam Mekong Delta as Cai Be, Vinh Long, Tra Vinh, Can Tho. You bike through back roads, local farming villages, fruit gardens and markets on the road side. Start your family cycling adventure from Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon) and biking on the back roads of the Mekong Delta area to experience the local life. This cycling tour is an easy itinerary since you cycle on flat roads and this can be ideal for small group tours, holidays with kids. Opportunity to visit floating markets and spend the night at local home (homestay)

Inclusive:
Transport by A/C mini van, bus, truck
Trek & Giant MTB, helmets, spare parts, aid kits, tool kits
Entrance fees, boat ride, ferry tickets
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch as mentioned in the tour itinerary
For daily cycling only: Water, snacks, fresh fruits, wet towels
3 nights in 2-3 star hotels, room share
Experienced English speaking bike guides
Exclusive:
Travel insurance
Other personal expenses
Drinks at restaurants

Additional information

DestinationVietnam
Day 1: Sai Gon – Tra Vinh (L) (25-45 km)
Green Trail Tours Transfer 2 hours on the freeway to Rach Mieu bridge where we will cycle through coconut gardens to remote villages. Stop for a coffee break and you can take a walk to experience the living of the locals. Then continue to cycle on nice concrete roads to Huong My village where we will have a picnic lunch. After lunch, we cycle on red-dirt roads through the homeland of coconut to local boat station and cross the Co Chien River. After 30 minutes on the boat, we cycle another 7 km to the city of Tra Vinh. Overnight in Town.
Day 2: Tra Vinh – Can Tho (B/L) (60-85 km)
Tra Vinh has considered the homeland to Khmer and there are numerous Khmer temples in the province. The population of Khmer is around 35%.In the morning, we ride to the Ba Om Lake (“Ao Ba Om”) and the temple of Ba Om. Your guide will tell you about in interesting story regarding Khmer men and the lady Ba Om. Then riding on back roads, ride pass the traditional villages of Khmer, keep riding on concrete roads through rice field, stop for a visit to a Khmer family and take some photos of beautiful countryside. Then ride to Tra Met village, stop for a picnic lunch. In the afternoon, we ride to Binh Minh town via to Vinh Xuan and Tra On. Transfer to Can Tho in late afternoon.
Day 3: Can Tho – Sadec (B/L) (35-50 km)
Wake up early in the morning, enjoy boat trip to Cain Rang floating market, visit the fish market and many houses on stilts along the river banks. You will have the opportunity to watch the largest and busiest floating market in the Mekong Delta. Back to hotel for breakfast and leave for Sadec town. Transfer to Binh Minh market and start biking to Sedec, pedal through sweet potato plantations and many small manmade canals. Have a picnic lunch before we bike to Sadec in the afternoon. Overnight in Sadec.
Day 4: Sadec – Saigon (B/L) (35 km)
Take a 5 minute walk to the market in town by the river. You have a chance to see the real life of people here, and visit Huynh Thuy Le’s house, made famous by The Lover, a movie about the story of Margaret Duras, in which Madame Margueret loved a Chinese man in this town before 1932. Then take the public boat to the other side of small river to admire the many old French-style villas. Check out of the hotel and cycle to Xeo Quyt base, the only Viet Cong base with a small tunnel system under the huge mangrove forest in Mekong. A Viet Cong guide will take you to mangrove forest by row boat. Have lunch before cycling another 20 km on back roads along waterway to the high roads where your driver will standby and transfer back to Saigon. End of service!

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