North Vietnam cycle
The tour we cycling on asphalt pave road, quite and less traffic. Perfect for the active adventurer cycling , this trip will have you biking through the best of northern Vietnam, passing the limestone karsts of Mai Chau area and cycle through small villages for an authentic taste of Vietnam. We will overnight at a local family’s homestay of Thai minority people. The highlight of the tour will riding to remote village in Pu Luong and bring you to Cuc Phuong national park before visit Tam Coc – KenhGa- TrangAn where people call Halong bay on lands.
Day 1: Hanoi – HoaBinh-Mai Chau (cycling 72 km) (B,L,D)
Breakfast. Early morning transfer to Hoabinh a beautiful valley surrounded by spectacular karst rock formations and picturesque rice paddies. Bikes along a mix of asphalt road through Thai village and across rice paddies to Lac village.
Overnight in a traditional house as home stay
Day 2: Mai Chau- Pu Luong (B,L,D) (biking Dirt-road +- 50km)
After breakfast riding to Co Luong then continue in the off road to Kho Muong withour car stand by. ( +-26 km off road ), making this a day not to be forgotten. We finish the day with a stunning descend on a winding road into Kho Muong village. Dinner and homestay in Kho Muong or Don village
Day 3: Pu Luong – Ngoc Lac (+- 75km) (B,L,D)
After breakfast in villages , we have cycling up hill then going down on the mountain from Pho Doan to Ngoc Lac, one of the most beautiful terrace rice field in Vietnam. Riding on flat road to Ngoc Lac .Overnight in a small hotel in Ngoc Lac.
Day 4: Ngoc Lac – Cuc Phuong ( Cycling 72km) (B,L,D)
After breakfast, we will cycle from Hochiminh trails Road, the cycle tour wil cycling through rice fields, villages, landscape mountain … Most off time we traveling on the back roads, less traffic. After arriving at Cuc Phuong National Park, you will visit “primate rescue center”, turtle center … walking to visit the forest at sunset. Then have dinner and sleep at the hotel in the forest. Overnight at Cuc Phuong Park Guest House.
Day 5: Cuc Phuong – Hoa Lu – Ninh Binh- Hanoi ( cycling 60km) (B,L,D)
After listening to the dawn chorus of Gibbon song, spend part of the morning exploring the flora and fauna of this unique national park. Leaving Cuc Phuong ride down to Kenh Ga. Lunch then continue riding to Trang An, take spam boat trip on river ( 2 hours) …then transfer to Hanoi. End of services
Tour Cost and Group Depature
Price : 690 USD/person
daily departure from 2 people booking
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.
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- English speaking local guide
- Accommodations in hotels , home stays and local hotel around trip as mention
- Meals as noted with B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner
- Airport transfers
- Sightseeing and activities as noted in the itinerary
- Ground transportation
- Additional guides where necessary
- Entrance fees
- Surly Cross bike or Trek 520 touring
- meals not noted
- insurance other than basic medical
- optional tipping to leader, guides and local staff
- items of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages, laundry, etc.).