Bike Tours in Vietnam


Vietnam is probably the most popular country in Asia for bike tours with hundreds available. It is very much a developing country although is further ahead than neighbouring Laos and Cambodia. If you haven't been before, the legacy of the Vietnam War may be foremost in your mind. And while this is still a hugely important factor particularly in Saigon, there is so much more to this country that has moved on considerably in the last three decades.
 
November to April is the best time of year to tour to avoid the wettest weather and the summer heat - however winter can get quite cold in northern locations. Food is amazing year round across the country and is traditionally one of the world's healthiest cuisines. The national dish is Pho, a (usually beef) noodle soup, and fresh vegetables abound. Coffee and baguettes are also very good with the latter having been held onto from the French colonial era. A little known fact is that Vietnam is the world's second biggest coffee producer after Brazil.

Ride the classic length of the country from Hanoi to Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), or any region such as Hanoi-Halong Bay, the Central Coast (Hue, Hoi An, Nha Trang and Dalat) or the Mekong Delta in the south. Look out for the traffic and the often poor road confitions though. Fortunately there are plenty of bike tour operators here who will take you on the safest and most interesting routes. Prefer mountain biking? No problem, the mountains in the North-West offer some of the best trails in South-East Asia.

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Classic Burgundy

8 Day(s)
Easy-Moderate
Self-guided

Beautiful towns and villages with historic chateaux, abbeys and churches. Changing countryside with vineyards, woodland, pasture and wetlands. A dedicated off-road cycle path for much of the holiday. Wine tasting. Gourmet food and charming guest hous ...

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Northwest Vietnam by Bike

5 Day(s)
Moderate
200 km
avg 40 Km
Guided

Bike tour the north of Vietnam over 5 days, cycling the scenic region west of Hanoi, on an unforgettable adventure cycle tour of Vietnam's rich cultural heartland and stunningly scenic countryside. ...

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Hilltribes of Ha Giang Plateau

7 Day(s)
Adv-Challenging
350 km
avg 58 Km
Guided

A challenging, yet highly rewarding, compact expedition by bike into the remote lands of Ha Giang. Here the geography, people and food provide a unique learning experience. ...

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Mekong Delta in Style

3 Day(s)
Easy-Moderate
115 km
avg 38 Km
Guided

This adventurous bicycle tour combines delicious food, stunning scenery and the gentle bike paths of the Mekong Delta. Join a guided cycle trip through the wonders and sights of the Mekong Delta with two luxury overnight stays on a food and riding ex ...

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Cycle Cambodia & Vietnam: Siem Reap to Saigon

16 Day(s)
Easy-Moderate
795 km
avg 80 Km
Guided

Get on a bicycle, off the beaten track and explore the contrast in countries between Cambodia and Vietnam.
With adventures beginning from your choice of Siem Reap (16 days) or Phnom Penh (12 days), and finishing in Saigon, Vietnam, you can tru ...

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Cycle Cambodia: Siem Reap to Kampot

11 Day(s)
Easy
375 km
avg 54 Km
Guided

Cambodia is an amazing country to cycle across. From the chaos of the Phnom Penh to the calm of the countryside, Cambodia is easy to fall in love with. The days are long, the country is hot and the people are super friendly. From the constant and ran ...

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Cycle Vietnam & Laos: Hanoi to Vientiane

17 Day(s)
Mod-Advanced
840 km
avg 70 Km
Guided

Challenge yourself to cycle across the mountains of northern Vietnam and Laos, and be rewarded with an experience of a life time. Starting in Hanoi, cycle all the way to Vientiane (17 days).

Cycle majestic mountains, go tiger spotting ...

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Cycle Vietnam & Laos: Hanoi to Luang Prabang

11 Day(s)
Mod-Advanced
560 km
avg 80 Km
Guided

Challenge yourself to cycle across the mountains of northern Vietnam and Laos, and be rewarded with an experience of a life time. Starting in Hanoi, cycle as far as Luang Prabang over 11 days.

Cycle majestic mountains, go tiger spottin ...

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Cycle Cambodia & Vietnam: Phnom Penh to Saigon

12 Day(s)
Easy-Moderate
450 km
avg 75 Km
Guided

Get on a bicycle, off the beaten track and explore the contrast in countries between Cambodia and Vietnam.
 
Social Cycles will take you on a journey to interact and connect with local grassroot Non Government Organizations (NGOs) ...

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Vietnam Explorer

16 Day(s)
Moderate
798 km
avg 80 Km
Guided

Cycle all the way from the Imperial City of Hue to cosmopolitan Ho Chi Minh City, past delightful Hoi An, the beach resort town Nha Trang, and the desert-like sand dunes surround Phan Thiet. Our road takes us down quiet rural roads, through villages, ...

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