Are you bored of spin classes and biking the same old trails at home? The cure is Vietnam. This 14-day trip is one of Asia's classic cycling journeys, riding from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City, 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 ride is an indulgent experience whether in or out of the saddle. Prepare to have your cycling legs challenged.
Price per person1,529 EUR
Flight tickets are not included. Our travel advisors will gladly help you find the cheapest flights. The price above is based on 2 adults traveling together. What's included?
Tour Ho Chi Minh's mausoleum and explore Hanoi with some free time before boarding the Reunification Express for an overnight train journey. Opt to attend a performance at the famous Water Puppet Theatre with some free time before heading south.
Day 3 - Huế
Cycle through Hue and to landmarks like the Citadel and Tu Duc's tomb.
Day 4 - Huế/Lang Co
Take a full day exploring the countryside to the south of Hue before continuing along the coast following the route of the Reunification Express.
Day 5 - Lang Co/Hoi An
Cycle up and over the famous Hai Van Pass – the geographic north-south divider of Vietnam. Cycling this stretch is a great adventure. Travel to the picturesque Hoi An and enjoy the historic town.
Day 6 - Hoi An
Take a day to relax and rest in Hoi An after a challenging day of cycling. Enjoy a noodle making demonstration and lunch at Oodles of Noodles, a G Adventures-supported project.
Day 7 - Hoi An/Tam Ky
Cross the Thi Bon River by boat and continue cycling 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 - Tam Ky/Quảng Ngai
Follow the backroads 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 - Quảng Ngai/Quy Nhon
Cycle south along the coast. Stop at Dai Lanh beach before continuing by bus to Quy Nhon for the night.
Day 10 - Quy Nhon/Tuy Hoa
Pedal from Quy Nhon to Tuy Hoa – the longest cycle of the trip. Follow the coastline over undulating hills all the way to the beach.
Day 11 - Tuy Hoa/Nha Trang
Cycle the coastal route to Nha Trang. Pass beautiful beaches, friendly villages, and thousands of waving children.
Day 12 - Nha Trang
In Nha Trang, enjoy a free day to relax by the crystal-clear water and celebrate the end of the cycling journey. Spend the day on the beach soaking up the sun, explore the local shops and markets, or visit nearby historical towns.
Day 13 - Nha Trang/Ho Chi Minh City
Fly to Ho Chi Minh City, where there is some time to explore Vietnam's biggest and busiest city.
Day 14 - Ho Chi Minh City
Depart at any time.
Hotel (12 nts), overnight train (1 nt).
Bicycle, bus, plane, train.
Allow USD155-205 for meals not included.
13 breakfasts, 1 lunch
Please be aware
We suggest you bring along USD50 for additional sightseeing.
Approximate costs (per person) for popular optional activities taken in free time are -
**Please note that most museums in Hanoi are closed on Mondays**
Hoa Lao Prison- aka ‘Hanoi Hilton’ (Hanoi)- USD2
Museum of Ethnology (Hanoi)- USD2 plus transport
Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum (Hanoi) - free entrance (Please note that Mausoleum is only open in the mornings on Tue-Thu & Sat-Sun. Closed Mondays, Fridays and full months of October & November and July - August. Please check ahead as Mausoleum may be periodically closed at other times also.)
Temple of Literature (Hanoi)- USD2
Fine Arts Museum (Hanoi) - USD1
Women's Museum (Hanoi) - USD2
Army Museum (Hanoi)- USD1
Taxi to each museum - approx USD2
Bicycle Hire (Hue) - USD1
Cooking Class (Hoi An)- USD25
My Son Cham Ruins including car transport (Hoi An) - USD25
Tu Bon River Boat Trip (Hoi An)- USD12
Lifestart Lantern Making — a G Adventures-supported project (Hoi An) - USD 15
Address: 77 Phan Chu Trinh, Hoi An, Vietnam
Spend an hour learning how to make your own traditional lantern and support local Vietnamese with chronic disabilities
Cyclo tour (Ho Chi Minh City)- USD10
War Crimes museum (Ho Chi Minh City)- USD1
The Reunification Palace (Ho Chi Minh City) - USD2
Saigon Water Park (Ho Chi Minh City) - USD4
All prices are per person (unless stated otherwise), and are subject to change as services are provided by third party operators.