Price USD 540 per person
• Countries visited: Vietnam
• Total cycling distance: Approx 270 km
• Destinations: Saigon – Travinh – Cantho – Longxuyen – Chaudoc
Vietnam cycling tour in Mekong delta 5 days from Saigon – Tra Vinh – Can Tho – Long Xuyen – Chau Doc gives you a great opportunity to explore and discover the characteristics and features of Vietnam.
Mekong bike tours pass traditional beautiful villages that are full of flower gardens. We meet local people with friendliness and hospitality. Many areas of Vietnam are home to ethnic minorities such as Cham, Khmer, chinese. When we cycle on the countryside roads, nothing is greater than seeing the images of students wearing ao dai, local people working on the farm and monks wandering in the temples.
Cycling this trip, we also take the boat trip to visit the Cai rang floating market in Cn Tho city . The biggest flaoting market in mekong delta. You will surprise with the activities in the early morning.
You can take a lot of photos if you want to capture the memorable moments.
Cycling Mekong delta is amazing of Vietnam cycling to explore the real life of the local people with the sightseeing of the rural landscape, science, green rice fields and river.
The Mekong biking roads is less of traffic, single track, paver roads and paths along the canal and Mekong River.
• Day 1: Sai Gon – Tra Vinh (50 km cyling )
• Day 2: Tra Vinh – Can Tho (80 km cycling )
• Day 3: Cantho-Longxuyen(90km+ cycling)
• Day 4: Longxuyen-Chaudoc(50km+ cycling)
• Day 5: Chau Doc-Ho Chi Minh(no cycling)
|Tour Cost||540 US$ per person (group 2 people)|
|Surcharge Bike Hire||US$50|
|Total Cycling Distance||270 kilometers|
|Number of Days||5 days 4 nights|
|Number of Cycling Days||4 days|
|Roads for cycling||Countryside roads, pave roads & rural roads, less traffic, and quite roads|
|Tour Meets||Saigon ( Ho chi minh city )|
|Tour Ends||Saigon ( Ho chi minh city )|
|Group Size||Minimum 2.Maximum 16.|
|Accommodation 16 nights||4 nights in hotels 3 star class|
|Vehicle Support||Support van including spare part, cool box and back up service|
|Snacks provide cycling daily||Snacks, local fruits and bottled water during the tour|
|Meal||Included ( breakfast, Lunch , Dinner)|
|The Cost included||+ Private tours with English speaking Cycling Tour Guide
+ Entrance fee to any applicable tourist sites
+ Accommodation in twins/double rooms
+ Support van and first aid kit during the tour
+ Meals as mention in the itinerary
+ Snacks, local fruits and bottled water during the tour
+ Professional bikes (Giant, Trek or Cannondale)
|The Cost excluded||+ International airfare
+ Travel insurance
+ Visa and visa arrangement
+ Surcharges for compulsory gala dinners during festive seasons
+ Peak season surcharges (which will be advised at time of booking)
+ Tip Guide and Driver
+ Personal expense
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh cycling to My Tho & Tra Vinh
We meet together in Ho Chi Minh City. After we introduce ourselves to each other and our tour guide gives you a tour brief, we transfer out of the city and head to My Tho that is a gateway of the Mekong Delta. It takes a couple of hours for us to travel from Ho Chi Minh City to My tho. On the first day of Vietnam cycling tour in Mekong delta, we cycle to the heart of the rural Mekong. After taking a ferry trip to across the Tien River. Today, our Vietnam adventure cycling passes through narrow roads and lanes, fields of sugar cane, banana plantations, coconut tree, the lush green landscape of the delta. We also take numerous ferries to across peaceful rivers and canals. We cycle on gravel dirt lanes. Acrossing river and water channels. Pass through lush forest, mountains and dense vegetation. It is an interesting and challenging biking from Saigon to Travinh is a beautiful town full of trees and flowers.Travinh town is home to ethnic Khmer. In the evening, we stay overnight in Travinh town.
• 50km biking.
Day 2: Travinh cycling to Cantho
We have breakfast, cycling Mekong from Travinh to Can Tho. The fist of water stop is at Khmer Buddhist temple in Hieu Tu village, you will know the Khmer culture and Khmer‘s religion in Mekong delta by tour guide. After that we continue the Mekong bike tour passing Cau Ke district to Vinh Long is a town that grows a lot of famous fruits in the Mekong. Our Vietnam cycle tours passes through narrow lanes, trails and dirt tracks. It is a tiring and challenging biking trip; however, glorious orchards, picturesque landscapes of Mekong Delta, beautiful villages full of trees and flowers, and numerous wooden bridges are our worth reward. It is a chance of you to meet local people with friendliness and hospitality. We can also learn about the daily life of local people and ethnic minority during the Vietnam adventure biking. Nothing is greater than taking an interesting ferry to across the river the island .In the island we cycling country roads is quited and traffic of bus or truck, the road is paver road and single track through the plantation and orchard for 9 km. Before arrival can tho city, we take one more farry then cycling 8km to the hotel with the busy city in mekong delta to get the experience of the traffic in the bigest city in mekong Delta. Arrival Hotel .Check in hotel.Dinner at the local restaurant near by Mekong River with France style. Overnight in Can tho city.
• 80km biking.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3: Cantho bike tour to Long Xuyen
In the early morning, we wake up and have breakfast. Today, we have a chance of visiting the famous Cai Rang floating market before do cycling tour. Cai Rang floating market is always busy. Large and small boats sell a diversity of local products and specialties hung on the poles. It aims to attract customers. We cycle on narrow paved roads leading to Phong Dien. During Mekong cycling tour, you may be impressed by endless cottage industries, coconut shredders, timber merchants, busy land markets, and small docks loading rice. We continue cycling on the country side roads to Co Do district for Lunch. In the afternoon, we continue cycle to Long Xuyen on the single track along the canal passing the local village and the green of rice filed, you will see and meet the kids come out welcome you and saying Hello, Hello along the Mekong biking tour. We arrival the national roads, we end of a hard cycling day 90km from Can to Long Xuyen. We take the bus transfer to Hotel. Check in hotel. Dinner and Overnight in Long Xuyen
• 90km biking.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4: Long Xuyen cycling to Chau Doc
Today is what we expected. The Vietnam cycling holiday is interesting and the scenery is absolutely different. We travel to Triton and then cycling on the road that leads us closer to Chau Doc. Chau Doc is home to several ethnic minorities who speak Vietnamese as a second language. Lunch is provided in Tri Ton district. In the afternoon, we cycle to Bachuc and visit the killing fields where is more than 3,000 Vietnamese were massacred by Polpot’s regime in 1978. We continue Mekong cycling on incredible country roads leading to Chau Doc. Nothing is greater than climbing Sam Mountain to witness the sunset if the time is available. We have dinner and stay overnight in a hotel in Chau Doc.
• 50km biking.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 5: Chau Doc – Ho Chi Minh
After breakfast, before transfer to Ho Chi Minh, We take an interesting boat trip on the river where we see many floating houses, red snappers, and catfishes, etc. The boat trip takes us to the Cham villages where 12.000 local people wearing hats, sarongs, etc by hands. Cham people see is as an ancestral tradition they want to keep. Visiting the mosques, we can see Muslims pray and Cham kids learn in Arabic. Then back to the van transfer back to Ho Chi Minh. Lunch provided on the way. Arrival Ho Chi Minh City. We end the Mekong bike tour.
• No km biking.
• Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
No km biking.
Meals: Breakfast , Lunch, Dinner
• Private tours with English speaking Cycling Tour Guide
• Entrance fee to any applicable tourist sites
• Accommodation in twins/double rooms with 3 star class
• Support van and first aid kit during the tour
• Meals as mention in the itinerary
• Snacks,local fruits and bottled water during the tour
• Professional bikes (Giant, Trek )
• Government tax and services charge
• Cold water, coca, 7 up, sprite, and towel during the tour
• International airfare
• Travel insurance
• Visa and visa arrangement
• Surcharges for compulsory gala dinners during festive seasons
• Peak season surcharges (which will be advised at time of booking)