Vietnam is a country of breathtaking natural beauty and landscapes, friendly people, incredible heritage and well documented history that quickly becomes a "must see" place in Asia. Today, many westerners still imagine Vietnam through the lens of war, but in reality it is a country filled with captivating natural beauty and tranquil village life. From the rugged northern mountains to emerald rice terraces in the south and picturesque tropical beaches that hug its curvaceous coastline.
Enjoy two weeks Vietnam adventure tours to explore fascinating country by your own way. Without a doubt, cycling is definitely one of the brilliant way to explore the alluring country, experiencing excited activities, and enjoy outstanding natural scenery. Admire picturesque outcrops limestone mountains in the South Central Viet Nam or swimming in emerald water on crystal sand beach. Tasting fresh seafood in oriental architecture restaurant. In addition, the cyclist have unique experience in exploring the “ must See” destination on the way to to Hochiminh such as emeral sand beach Nha Trang, Ninh Chu , Phan Thiet, ke ga, Binh Chau – Long Hai – Vung Tau.
Day 1: Hochiminh Arrival
Welcome to Vietnam. Arriving at Tan San Nhat International Airport, Snail Adventure Tour guide and driver will greet and pick you up to the hotel at the heart of HoChiMinh City . Ho Chi Minh City or fomer Saigon with nickname “the pearl of Far East” . Saigon, the largest and busiest of Vietnam’s cities is surely one of the most evocative place names in Asia. The most Western in atmosphere of Vietnam’s cities, Ho Chi Minh City. It is a city of amazing contrasts: elegant new international hotels, exclusive restaurants and trendy bars side-by-side with roadside noodle stalls, street children and vociferous cyclo drivers. Golf courses, bowling alleys and shopping malls vie for space with markets, pagodas and karaoke rooms. Bustling, booming, crowded, noisy – all words that barely scratch the surface of the addictive and often mesmerising chaos that is Saigon. Stay in Northern hotel – Deluxe room
Activities: picking up and transferring to Hotel: The Northern hotel****
Accommodation:The Ligth Hotel****
Cycling distance: No
Day 2: Hochiminh – Dalat
Have hearty breakfast in hotel, Enjoy three hours transfer to Di linh town, have lunch enroute, after lunch we commence riding from Dai Ninh Lake to Dalat. We enjoy 27 km cycling on tarmac road and then ride ascending to Dalat. On the way you will admire stunning scenery, lush pipe forest as riding through coffee palntation, pepper on hilly road and flower farms surrounding. Stay overnight at : La Sapinette hotel – Deluxe room.
Activities: Transferring and warming up cycling
Accommodation: La Saphinette Hotel
Cycling distance: 56 Km
Day 3: Dalat city and outskirts
There are plenty of back roads to explore by bike. Ride alongside the Xuan Huong Lake before turning off to pedal in the shadow of Langbian Mountain. The ride takes you past flower farms and vegetable gardens, through smaller villages and past picturesque churches and ornate cemeteries, up cobbled streets and past old colonial buildings. The terrain is undulating. stop to visit a flower farm en route and have the chance to examine coffee plantations. The trail can lead out to the area where the founder of Dalat Alexander Yersin first wanted to build Dalat, overlooking a magnificent lake surrounded by pine forests. Stay one more night in dalat.(35km cycling) Stay overnight at : La Sapinette hotel – Deluxe room.
Activities:Cycling from hotel - hotel
Accommodation: La Saphinette Hotel****
Cycling distance: 35 Km
Day 4: Da Lat - Lak Lake
Transfer the first 70km from Dalat. Start riding at the top of a mountain. The road is extremely quiet and begins to wind down through jungle with superb views of Langbian into the distance. Overnight in a long house in the middle of a lakeside village. There are many longhouses set next to the lakes all with their respective puppy dogs and collection of baby potbellied pigs trotting around.. The longhouse is very comfortable. There are blankets and mattress and mosquito netting. There are outdoor western toilets and cold showers available. Homestay for tonight, dinner at the same house. If posible we can stay in Lak Lake resort in front of Lak Lake to capture stunning scenic beauty.Stay over night at Lak Tent Camp Resort
Activities:Transferring and Cycling and Transferring the last distance
Accommodation: Lak Tented Camp Resort
Cycling distance: 86/171 Km
Day 5 : Lak Lake – Draysap Falls - Buon ma Thuot
After breakfast, head out to visit one of the old summer retreats of Emperor Bao Dai. Take a boat to a remote village on the far side of Lak Lake. Some light trekking is possible from this village. - Elephant riding is available here (extra pay). - Back to the long house at Lak Lake for lunch and a rest before the 50 km bike ride to Buon Me Thuot and the 16 km mostly flat ride to the falls. - Swim and relax at the falls. Spend the night in Muon Me thuot city
Over night in : Sai Gon Ban Me Hotel.- Deluxe Room
Activities: Cycling from hotel - hotel
Accommodation: Sai Gon – Ban Me Hotel***
Cycling distance: 86 Km
Day 6 : Draysap falls - Yok Don Park - Buon Me Thuot.
Breakfast in hotel, we start biking through pepper plantations, and cashew farms to Don village. After lunch, visit the hanging bridge, and an elephant hunter’s house, a total of 60 km of biking are offered for this day. Visit Museum of Ethnic Minority Cultures, Housed in the former residence of the French Consul, dating from 1927, this museum contains an important collection of costumes and ethnological artefacts relating to the region’s ethnic minority communities, notably the Ede and the M’nong. There is also a display on the revolutionary history of the region. Visit Buon Me Thuot market to see the daily activities of the local people - Arrive in Buon Me Thuot around 4:30. The evening is free to explore. Over night in : Sai Gon Ban Me Hotel.- Deluxe Room
Activities:Cycling and transfering
Accommodation: Sai Gon Ban Me Hotel****
Cycling distance:45 Km
Day 7: Buon Me Thuot – Ninh Hoa – Doc Let
After breakfast, we start our beautiful day by riding from Hotel and onwards to the coast, start riding when the roads are traffic free and the hills loom closer. From Krong Pac ride down to the coast, The most fascinating section of the ride is experiencing the contrast between the jungle forests of the past days compared with the deforested mountains’ a direct effect of the American war with Vietnam. There is a classic 10km downhill with views stretching across the plains the to the sea. At the main road, transfer a few km to Wild Beach Resor,28km long beautiful ecofriendly island resort surrounded by crystal clear seas and colorful sea life. Overnight Wild Beach Resort.
Activities:Transferring and Cycling
Accommodation: Wild Beach Resort/ The Light Resort
Cycling distance: 100 Km/189 km
Day 8: Wild Beach free and leisure
After breakfast. Today is free on your own to join activities of relaxing, ot taking cycling leisurely along the coast to visit Ninh Van fishing Village. Snorking to explore colorful coral. Have lunch and dinner in Resort.
Activities: Free at leisure on Beach
Accommodation: Wild Beach Resort****
Cycling distance: No
Day 9: Doc Let – Nha Trang
Having breakfast in Resort, we kick off our bike from Hotel, Cycling on back road, through rustic village and scenic coast line to Doc Let. Enjoy pristine nature and brilliant sightseeing on the way to high way. Upon Arriving in Highway no 1. Take transfer to avoid the busy traffic to Dai Lanh beach. . Cycle 28km to Nha Trang from Dai Lanh Beach. The route is picturesque as it winds along the coast for much of the way, but can be busy in parts. At very late afternoon will arrive nha trang city.check in hotel for a well-earned rest and recuperation! In the evening explore Nha Trang and dine at a local restaurant.(80km cycling). Stayover night in Nha Trang Ciy
Accommodation: Alana Hotel****/ Star City Hotel****
Cycling distance:76 Km
Day 10: Nha Trang – Phan Rang
Breakfast in hotel, we take over one hour transfer to Cam Ranh town, enjoy breathtaking scenery and pristine nature.upon arriving in cycling point, we commence riding on tarmac road lead to Ninh Chu beach. Contempalting brilliant scenery and emerald water on crystal sand beach as riding one one of the best cycling route of Vietnam.Have lunch enroute, after lunch, we continue riding along the coast to Ninh Chu Beach. Have dinner and stay over night in Aniise Resort.
Activities:Transferring to Cam Ranh and Cycling Ca Na
Accommodation: Ca Na Hotel****
Cycling distance: 112 Km
Day 11: Phan Rang – Phan Thiet
Another amazing day is waiting us ahead, enjoy hearty breakfast in resort, we set our way to southeast and riding leisurely on new paved road, less traffic but more hospitable people on the way we meet. Enjoy picturesque scenery and unspoited sand beach to Phan Thiet as we ride through golden sand desert. Meet and talk with local peolpe or try some local fruits on the way. We arrive in resort early for swimming . have dinner and stay over night in Resort.
Activities: Cycling from hotel -hotel
Accommodation: Victorial Phan Thiet Resort****
Cycling distance: 86 Km
Day 12: Phan Thiet – Ke Ga- Binh Chau
Get up early to admire panoramic view over the beach or you can stroll around the golden sand desert in Doi Hong. Have hearty breakfast in Hotel, we commence riding along the coast to Phan Thiet city- the capital of resort and fish sauce factories. Although the weather is hot around the year, the people life is still hard, the province is endowed with long emerald sand beach for this region. enjoy 35 km cycling on scenic route lead to Ke Ga. Have lunch enroute, after lunch, we keep cycle the last 8 km to Ke Ga. Check in and relax in Binh Chau Hot Spring water Resort & spa.
Activities: Transferring and cycling to hotel
Accommodation: Sai Gon Binh Chau Resort****
Cycling distance: 108 Km
Day 13: Binh Chau – Long Hai - Vung Tau
Starting new beautiful day by pedaling along the coastline, capture incredible moment of sunrise and Pristine nature . meet and chat with local fishmen in market village . discover the capital of “ Vietnam Resort” along emerald sand beach. Have lunch en route. After lunch we continue to ride along the coast to Binh Chau - Long Hai where we stay overnight. Have farewell dinner with our team and support in local restaurant. Stay overnight in
Activities:Cycling hotel to Hotel
Accommodation: Seaside Resort****
Cycling distance: 86 Km
Day 14: Vung Tau – Hochiminh
Have breakfast in Hotel, free by yourself until we departure to Hochiminh . Stay overnight in Hochiminh city.
Activities: Transferring to Hochiminh
Accommodation: The Northern Hotel****
Cycling distance: No
Day 15: Hochiminh – Departure
Have hearty breakfast in hotel, you will be free until departure time.
Activities: Tranferring to AirPort
Note: Hotels are subject to change due to availability. In that case we will choose equivalent rooms
Meals: if you have any specific food requirements ( vegetarian, vegan, food allergies) please inform us in advance so that we can provide notice to our restaurant, tour guide, our partners so that they can server you better. If you are a food lover, Snail Adventure tours can be your culinary guide and provide you opportunity to savor tempting local food and world famous – dishes.
We strongly recommend the purchase of travel insurance (covering emergency medical evacuation) for trips to Vietnam.
Prices are valid 30 days from date of offer. Past this date price and conditions may be readjusted.
The cost of air tickets is subject to change without prior notice by the airlines.
Reservations during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year, National Holidays) may be subject to supplementary charges.
Rooms at hotels are available only from 1400 on arrival day till 1200 on departure date. A supplement will be added if early check-in or late check-out is desired.
Please note that all the above services & tours have yet to be booked, they are proposed for your information only and we will not make any reservations before we receive your confirmation to do so. If one or some proposed service(s) is (are) not available at the moment of booking, we will try to find other possibilities/options or other similar service(s) in order to avoid changes to the program.
Would you like to customize this tour? Aren’t you trained enough, and would prefer shorter legs? Would you like a different starting or arriving point, or a break day before, after or during the tour? we will do our best to suit your needs!
Tour include in:
- English speaking cycling guide ( other languages upon requests)
- Accommodations are based on double/ twin occupancy
- ( Three and Fours stars, Resorts, Bungalow)
- Meals details in itineraries ( 14 breakfast, 13 lunches, 14 dinners)
- A/C transfer/ and transportation
- Van or bus supported during the cycling times.
- Truck supported for the group size from 6 and above.
- Trek mountain bikes – 4300 with disc brake and helmets and Cannodale trail 4, 5,disc brake,
- Trek Hybrid Fx 3 Disc Brake with Carbon Forks.
- Sightseeing excursions as outlined itineraries
- Bike tour pump, bike tools, spares tubes, spare bikes
- First aid kit
- Cold water box, small fresh towel.
- Mineral water for drinking
- Fruit and snack for cycling days
Tour is not include
- International airfare
- Travel insurance
- Items of personal nature
- Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks in meals
- Mineral water beyond that supplied
- Optional excursions
- Additional transport required due to any emergency situation
- Personal expenses such as telephone, laundry bills.
- Visa fee
- Departure tax
- Tip for team and guide