Highlights: Hai Van pass, Hoian ancient town, My Lai massacre, Quy Nhon royal beach and Nhatrang world beautiful coastal city.
Day 1: Hue (25+km cycling)(B,L,D)
Pick you up at the hotel. Start the bike ride from hotel to sightseeings in Hue.
Hue was the seat of the thirteen Nguyen Emperors from 1802 to 1945. It is one of Vietnam’s cultural, religious and educational centers and was recently designated an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Overnight in Hue.
Day 2: Hue – Hoi An (80+km cycling)(B,L,D)
Drive by bus 18km out of Hue to the coast. Begin riding off the beaten track for 40km along a picturesque, narrow peninsular road from Thuan An Beach to Vinh Loc. Transfer the rest of the way to Hoi An, a delightful old trading town and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Check in Hoi An.
Day 3: Hoi An leisure cycling (25+km cycling)(B,L)
After a leisurely breakfast in this old trading port, take to the bikes for a ride into Hoi An and the villages of the surrounding countryside. After journeying, take a one hour boat trip back up the river to Hoi An for lunch. The rest of the afternoon is yours to relax at the beach.
Day 4: Hoi An – Quang Ngai – Qui Nhon (50+km cycling)(B,L)
Depart Hoi An early morning and transfer to Quang Ngai. Unload bikes for a leisurely ride to Qui Nhon, capital city of Binh Dinh Province, once an US-held port and supply center during the War, and refuge for thousands fleeing heavy bombing of the countryside. Travel by bus and bike as the scenic highway follows the coast southward. Transfer to hotel on arrival for overnight in Qui Nhon.
Day 5: Qui Nhon – Nha Trang (70+km cycling)(B,L)
Today’s ride is along on a unique little road that follows the Reunification Express Railway. Again we transfer out of town to avoid the main highway and start riding along a remote but well-maintained road running alongside the tracks. En route, stop at Dai Lanh Beach for refreshments and a dip in the sea before continuing to the overnight.
Day 6: Nha Trang (20+km cycling)(B,L)
Following breakfast, we drive to Nha Trang Pier for an authentic seacoast experience on a morning boat trip, first to the wondrous aquarium and then to Hon Mun Island. Or visit Dam Market. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 7: Nha Trang – Da Lat (90+km cycling)(B,L)
Depart early, drive a short leg south to Cam Ranh (two hours). From here, pick up a remote mountain road and cycle up into the central highlands to Dalat. (Route 27b). Hundreds of original European-style villas and chalets hearken the town’s colonial past. Overnight in Dalat
Day 8: Dalat – Ho Chi Minh City (B,L)
After breakfast we say goodbye to Dalat and transfer to Ho Chi Minh City (7 hours). Residents still call this city Saigon, Vietnam’s heart, commercially, spiritually, and culturally, the soul of the country. It is the premier shopping district for city insiders in the know. Overnight in Saigon. End of services.
Departure dates: Daily
Group size is minimum 2 and maximum 10 travelers.
TOUR PRICE: Rates vary frequently. Please contact us to get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs.
- Air conditioned bus/van
- Truck to carry bikes
- English speaking biking tour guide
- Entrance fees and boat trip
- Airport transfer in/out
- Pick up & drop off at your hotel
- Meals as mentioned (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
- Bike/Helmet/Tool kit/First aid kit/Mechanic/Doctor(10 travelers)
- Water, snacks, cold towers, soft drinks and fresh fruits for cycling day
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses