Cycle the back roads of Vietnam 13 days/ 12 nights

 Tour code



 13 days/ 12 nights

 No. of cycling days

  7 full days + 4 half-days


 490 - 580 km

 Minimum ages to ride


 Group size

 Mi: 02 - Max: 12

 Tour meets

 in Ha Noi

 Tour ends

 in HCM

 Road surface

 Mixed dirty track, concrete path and hilly country back roads

 What's included

 What's not included

- Private A/C vehicle takes up all cyclists and luggage

- Personal travel insurance

- Truck to carry all bikes and spare bikes, tool kits

- Single accommodation

- New Giant MTB, wheel size: 27.5" hydraulic brakes

- Other personal expenses

- Helmets, new bottles of water

- Drinks are not included with any meal

- All entrance fees and boat rides

- Visa to Vietnam

- Night train from Nam Dinh to Hue


- B = 12 Breakfasts, L = 12 Lunches, D = 6 Dinners


- Daily cold water, snack, fresh fruits and facial tissues


- 1 night on cruise in Ha Long bay


- 11 nights: double room & twin share


- Experienced English speaking bike guides


- Pick up & drop off at hotels







 Day 01

 Ha Noi - Mai Chau

 Cycling + transfer

 25 km+ 


 Day 02

 Mai Chau - Cuc Phuong

 Cycling + transfer

 30 km+ 


 Day 03

 Cuc Phuong - Ninh Binh - Hue

 Cycling + night train

25 - 45 km 


 Day 04

 Hue countryside bike tour

 Cycling + transfer

25 km 


 Day 05

 Hue - Hoi An

 Cycling + transfer

30 - 80 km 


 Day 06

 Hoi An free day

 Cycling + transfer

No cycling  


 Day 07

 Hoi An - Quang Ngai

 Cycling - transfer

30 - 80 km 


 Day 08

 Quang Ngai - Qui Nhon

 Cycling + transfer

30 - 80 km 


 Day 09

 Qui Nhon - Nha Trang

 Cycling + transfer

30 - 80 km 


 Day 10 

 Nha Trang - Phan Rang

 Cycling + transfer

25 km 


 Day 11

 Phan Rang - stay on beach

 Cycling + transfer

no cycling 


 Day 12

 Phan Rang - Phan Thiet

 Cruise + transfer

30 - 80 km 


 Day 13 

 Phan Thiet - HCM

 Cycling + transfer

 25 - 45 km 


Day 01: Hanoi – Mai Chau valley
Everyone be ready at the lobby to set off the journey. We leave behind Hanoi capital and travel to mountainous Mai Chau valley. The trip will begin with a transfer you out of Ha Noi. Enjoy paticular scenery, picturesque landscapes and countryside villages along the way before the ride starts. Arrive in village of Pom Coong. After lunch, we start saddling up for cycle adventure trip into Mai Chau valley. This is wonderful time to experience the local area enjoy breathtaking views on footpaths through rice paddies before we stay a night at local home-stay.
  • 25 km, easy
  • Lunch/ Dinner
Day 02: Mai Chau – Cuc Phuong
In the morning, we prepare for hiking along the foot paths of the area. Visit villages of the White Thai people, to experience daily lives and cultures from home of White people. The scenery of area is such a stunning view so your camera must be ready with you. Return to the home-stay for lunch, then it’s time to say farewell to your hosts for the afternoon cycling to Cuc Phuong. Ride on quite back road (formerly HCM trails) about 35 km then have a transfer to Cuc Phuong
  • 3 hours trekking, 35 km, cycling
  • Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner
Day 03: Cuc Phuong – Tam Coc - Ninh Binh - Nam Dinh - train to Hue
Today, we start cycling from the park to to Bai Dinh Pagoda. Then we continue cycling on the countryside road to Hoa Lu, an ancient citadel of Vietnam dating back to the 10th Century. After lunch, we continue riding through the limestone peaks to Tam Coc, through rice paddies and rural villages. You will have lunch in Tam Coc near the boat pier before continuing biking to explore Tam Coc, Thai Vi Temple and Bich Dong Pagoda. Then we follow peaceful inter-communal routes and through crowd with locals to Tam Coc. Enjoy sampan boat rowing before then continue cycling to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital, visiting the Dinh and Le temples. Transfer to Nam Dinh in the afternoon. Stay a night on train from Nam Dinh to Hue city.
  • 25 - 45 km, easy/moderate
  • Train to Hue
  • Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner
Day 04: Hue Countryside by Bicycle
The train will arrive at its station of Hue at 8:00 am our team will take you to hotel for breakfast and drop your luggage at the hotel for an exlporation of Hue countryside. Visit the Hue citadel and Minh Mang tomb before you have a chance to smells and taste the traditional life of Hue in its countryside and ride past rice paddies and small villages to arrive at Thanh Toan, a small village that is home to a legendary market. Stay a night in Hue city
  • 25km+, easy
  • Breakfast/ Lunch
Day 05: Hue former capital - Hoian ancient town
Enjoy a short transfer to coastal roads and starting your first day of cycling is off the beaten track along a picturesque lane shaded by coconut palms running alongside the peninsula from Thuan An beach to Phuoc Tuong Pass. This cycling enable you pause on the way to explore some of the hundreds of ancestral tombs scattered across the high sand dunes. Stop for lunch at Lang Co beach before you have one of the options as following:
Option 1: Ride rolling hills 12 km to peak of Hai Van. The Hai van pass is a real challenge for you. Then going down 12 km to Danang city before a trnasfer to HoiAn.
Option 2: After lunch, enjoy 30 minutes driving to the peak of Hai Van Pass. You can see two different weather conditions and enjoy views breathtaking! Then driving an hour on coastal road to Hoian.
  • 30 - 80km, easy/moredate/hard
  • Breakfast/ Lunch
Day 06: A pleasure day in town of Hoian
Free to explore Hoi An and spending time for shopping and relaxing by your own
  • Breakfast/
Day 07: Hoian - My lai memorial - Quang Ngai
In the morning, you'll have a short transfer out of Hoi An to start today'ride. On your ride, you'll see many of the market vendors bringing in their produce from the surrounding farms and homemade products. You’ll then ride along a dirt track through many small fishing villages on another peninsula, where fish are farmed in ponds and ocean-winds whip around the homes dotted along the shoreline. Your lunch is well-prepared in town of Tam Ky before the afternoon’cycling continue. An hour transfer on van/bus to avoid geting hot. A moderate ride on hily country back road thtough jungle, corn fields, quiet villages giving you a unique viewpoint of the countryside. Spend time on visiting Son My Memorial in urban Dist. Stay a night in Quang Ngai city
  • 30 - 80 km, easy/moderate
  • Breakfst/ Lunch/ Dinner
Day 08: Quang Ngai - Quy Nhon
It is about 155km from Quang Ngai to Tam Quang but cycling distance prosimetly 90km. This is a great day you can enjoy breaktaking views at mountainous area and beautiful countyside scenery blends with local daily ativitves on mixed track, smooth country back road and coastal road. See local’s working on farm land, salt field and rice paddy fields along mountainous areas, cycle pastsss fishing villages, lakes and rock and roll on dirt track by the sea and some gentle hilly tranquil road to Quy Nhon.
  • 30 – 90km, easy/moderate
  • Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner
Day 09: Quy Nhon - Nha Trang
We escape the busy city of Quy Nhon for exciting cycling to Nha Trang. On you cycle through verdant countryside, you’ll ride along scenic trails, picturesque route to a number of small fishing villages, rice paddies, tapioca plantations & fish farms. You’ll be able to meet locals on their home to exchange culture and experience local lives and getting to know local things. This is a great day ride you can explore significant scenery, ride on lovely routes, passing tiny fishing villages and stunning coastal back road to Tuy Hoa. Then a tranfser you to Dai Lanh beach for seafood lunch. Your lunch is a little bit late today. After lunch, enjoy 2 hours driving on van/bus to Nha Trang. 
  • 30 – 65km, easy/moderate
  • Breakfast/ Lunch
Day 10: Nha Trang - Phan Rang
Your morning ride'll start at Mui Tien beach by hilly coastal back road after 30 minutes transfer you out of Nha Trang city. On your adventure ride today, you'll bike through remote villages and hills. The ride takes you through farm villages and fishing villages. Visit fish farms and experience workshop which produced funiture before off-road riding. Your guide will lead you the way through mango orchards, remote villages before we reach to Cam Ranh town. After lunch in Cam Ranh, you'll have a short transfer on road for the afternoon's ride. Nui Chua National Park lives between national highway 1A and beautiful coastal back roads. The afternoon adventure begins with smooth coastal road through the park, enjoy breathtaking views along the ways. This is also offer an opportunity to take photos of stunning scenery. You have a chance to further explore this very scenic province. You'll bike through remote mountain villages and hills. The ride takes you through grape plantation and fishing villages sometime passing rock edge. Visit and experience workshop which produced wine from grape. Try some fresh grapes and wine with friendly host before we continue onward to hotel, at Ninh Chu beach.
  • 30 – 90km, easy/moderate/hard
  • Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner

Day 11: A full day on beach of Ninh Chu
Your hotel located in at Ninh Chu beach. It is your own day so you can stay on each after your legs have been betean up bicycle from Hoi An.

  • Breakfast/

Day 12: Phan Rang – Ca Na - Phan Ri - Phan Thiet
Set off earily morning and leave Ninh Chu beach behind. We start cycling from hotel. Ride on quiet coastal back road to get quiet city of Phan Rang to fishing village nearby. On today’morning, the distance is about 40km and smooth asphalt country coastal back road winds through mountains, reef's edge before we stop at Ca Na for to enjoy lunch at restaran by the beach. There will be a transfer from Ca Na to Phan Ri town after lunch. In the after adventure, we bike pass spectacular sand dunes of Bau Cat. From here, your guide’ll lead you ride on gentle back road through pine trees, coconut garden and dragon fuit plantation to Mui Ne beach.

  • 30 - 80 km, easy/moderate/hard
  • Breakfast/ Lunch

Day 12: Phan Thiet - La Gi - HCM
Today is a long day from Phan Thiet to HCM. Your guide'll choose the best for the morning ride. After breakfast at hotel a short transfer you to fishing villages for a half day cycling. We'll ride on gentle hilly back road through dragon fruit plantation, villages before we ride down to small coastal back roads to Mon Da Chim and to La Gi. If time permitted, the ride will be continuing. Then we will have a transfer back to HCM in late afternoon. Tour End!

  • 40 km+, easy/moderate
  • Breakfast/ Lunch


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