Cycle Vietnam

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Cycle Vietnam

from £1,299
Duration: 13 days
Countries: Vietnam
Cycle the streets of Hanoi, take on the challenge of the Hai Van Pass, weave through rice paddies and villages on the back roads, relax on the beach at Nha Trang.

Cycle Vietnam

Are you bored of spin classes and biking the same old trails at home? The cure is Vietnam. This 13-day trip is one of Asia's classic cycling journeys, riding from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh and giving you a unique viewpoint of the countryside. With thousands of kilometres of stunning beaches and beautiful coastal roads as well as some of the freshest seafood around, this trek is an indulgent experience whether in the saddle or out. Prepare to have your cycling legs challenged.

Day 1 Hanoi

Arrive in Hanoi at any time.

Day 2 Hanoi (1B)

In the morning take a tour of Hanoi by bike, cycling around some of the city’s famous sites, including the Ho Chi Minh Complex. In the evening, catch the overnight train to Hue.

Days 3-4 Hue (2B)

Arrive in Hue this morning, take a tour of the city on two wheels. After a tour in the morning, enjoy a free afternoon to explore the city. On Day 4, take a full day exploring the countryside to the south of Hue before continuing along the coast following the route of the Reunification Express.

Days 5-6 Hoi An (2B)

Cycling up and over the famous Hai Van Pass – the geographic north-south divider of Vietnam – is a great adventure, taking you to picturesque Hoi An where you have time to enjoy this historic town. Take a day to relax and rest in Hoi An after this challenging day cycling.

Day 7 Tam Ky (1B)

Continuing along the stunning Vietnamese coastline, the route to Tam Ky is filled with picturesque views and tall sand dunes. Overnight in Tam Ky.

Day 8 Quang Ngai (1B)

Take a route through the back roads of Vietnam, passing paddy fields and villages to My Lai and the sobering Massacre Monument. Continue by bus to Quang Ngai and unwind by the coast.

Day 9 Quy Nhon (1B)

Cycling south along the coast, stop at Dai Lanh beach before continuing by bus to Quy Nhon for the night.

Days 10-11 Cycling to Nha Trang (2B)

Cycling the coastal route, you'll pass beautiful beaches, friendly villages, and thousands of waving children. In Nha Trang, enjoy a free day to relax by the crystal-clear water and celebrate the end of the cycling journey.

Day 12 Ho Chi Minh City (1B)

Fly to Ho Chi Minh City, where you'll have a whole day to explore Vietnam's biggest and busiest city.

Day 13 Ho Chi Minh City (1B)

Depart at any time.

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Price details:

from £1,299


Call 0333 333 9923 to enquire or book


All cycling routes and excursions as detailed in the itinerary
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
Small group experience; Max 12, Avg 8


Cycling equipment.
Bicycle, bus, plane, train.


12 breakfasts (Allow USD285-375 for meals not included.)


Hotel (11 nts), overnight train (1 nt)

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