FAQs

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION

What do I bring for cycling tour?
Helmet, gloves, cycling shirts, cycling shorts, cycling shoes, camelback, small backpack, cap, waterproof jacket, T-shirts. Those are the essential cycling equipments.
And other items: Towel, flashlight, wash kit, sunglasses, mosquito repellent, sun cream, camera, first aid, malaria tablets.

What is the temperature like when cycling?
We do as much of our riding as possible in the early morning and late afternoon. We try and find somewhere nice to snooze through the heat of the day Sometimes it’s a waterfall, sometimes a beach and sometimes someone’s house.

How many kilometers do I cycle a day?
It depends on you, we do the private bike tour; so your decision is the first. Easy from 40km’s+, harder from 80km’s+…

What sort of person goes on a bike trip?
Our tours are highly sociable affairs. Many clients return year after year, and some have been instrumental in coercing me to design new tours. They are not lycra-clad fanatics, but outgoing, open-minded active people who want to get as much out of their holidays as possible.

What is not included?
Typically we include everything from day one until the end of the tour. That will include most meals – sometimes we give you the freedom to go your own way in bigger cities – all transportation costs and entrance fees to anywhere included in the itineraries. You only pay for the optional things to do or see on rest days.
Besides, things are not included: personal expenses, international airtickets, tips, travel insurance,…

Are there any extra charges?
You pay the price advertised and that’s it. The only other things you may need to pay for are air-tickets, visas and expenses of a personal nature. We do not hit you with a whole list of optional extra tours and bills for things that are not included.

What is our package pricing?
Vietnambiketours provides a package pricing system in order to minimize and simplify our client vacation charges. Each package has a carefully calculated fixed price, which is inclusive of accommodation(hotels, resorts, local houses…), bike care, standard first-aids, English speaking-biking guide, air-conditioned transportation, boat trips, sightseeing entrance fees, meals with local food and other charges related to your trip.

In order to keep our packages as affordable as possible, all prices have been calculated according to the requirements of standard to luxury accommodation and transportation. The package prices and all prices are included of 10% government tax.