Cycle tour the areas surrounding the Red River Delta, the original heartland of Vietnam prior to the expansion that took the Vietnamese people far south to the Mekong.
This region to the West of Hanoi, that includes Mai Chau and Ninh Binh is rich in not only Vietnamese culture, but also that of the various minority tribes that inhabit the area.
Bike touring here is achievable and enjoyable, passing through limestone karst landscapes and terraced rice fields, but without the sustained climbing of the more remote Sapa area. Enjoy this off-the-beaten-track bike exploration with plenty of satisfying cycling, cultural adventures, and scenic views.
150 Km riding. The terrain is a mix of undulations and a few slightly more sustained climbs of up to 3km. For the most part though, there are both ups and downs and all are fun. Of course, there is some flat ground also.
Pedal assist E-bikes are an available option on this tour for $220.
This is an ‘On Request’ bike tour - We understand active travelers value flexibility and we do our best to accommodate every request. Simply propose your travel dates, bring one or more companions and you will receive our standard price - no private tour markups.
Peak Season: For tours commencing from December 23 through January 3 there is a peak season surcharge of 15% on the price of this tour due to hotel rate increases at this time of year.
Take in the dramatic limestone karsts from a paddleboat on the sparkling water of the Van Long Nature Reserve.
Hike to the Mua Caves for some breathtaking scenery.
Cycle into the Mai Chau Valley with gorgeous sweeping views appearing down below.
Visit craftsmen of the White Tai ethnic group and see how they create silverware and textiles in their homes.
WHAT MAKES US STAND OUT
Thanks to our experience and knowledge of Vietnam, we have crafted a unique cycling route that takes you through beautiful scenery and interesting cultural stops while satisfying your sense of adventure. We do our best to get you off the beaten track to where true exploration happens with our expert local guides along for the ride to make this an unforgettable tour experience.