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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Cycle Cambodia & Vietnam: Phnom Penh to Saigon

12 Day(s)
Easy/Moderate
480 Km
avg 80 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 (NGO ...

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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 spotti ...

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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 spot ...

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Good Morning Vietnam

15 Day(s)
Moderate
1255 Km
avg 114 Km
Hosted

Riders will head out by boat past the city’s vibrant river life – fishing boats, busy docks and ocean going freighters. Once back on dry land they will head through rubber plantations and fields of sugarcane before climbing up into the hi ...

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The Road to Shangri-La

56 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
4535 Km
avg 108 Km
Hosted

Join us on our cycling quest for the fabled kingdom of Shangri-La, an earthly paradise where there is no war and no suffering, and where people live in peace and harmony through meditation and self-discipline. Our journey begins in the bustling moder ...

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Golden Triangle

19 Day(s)
Moderate
1725 Km
avg 123 Km
Hosted

Staying inland from the coast, they will travel through small villages and National Parks before turning west and climbing over the Kaew Nua Pass into rural Laos.

Here they can explore the amazing karst formations and caves during thei ...

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Mao & Tao

13 Day(s)
Easy/Moderate
1000 Km
avg 100 Km
Hosted

Once in Guilin they will enjoy the beautiful surroundings – towering karst mountains, winding rivers and verdant rice paddies. The cyclists then head southwest though peaceful rural villages and some of China’s most gorgeous countryside b ...

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Bamboo Road

85 Day(s)
Moderate
7020 Km
avg 111 Km
Hosted

Many of us have criss-crossed this beautiful area on a ‘shoestring’ over the years. Now return with us and spin through stunning mountains, along sparkling coastlines, into misty valleys, beside historic waterways, into small villages and ...

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Vietnam - Untouched

10 Day(s)
Adv/Challenging
792 Km
avg 113 Km
Guided

Sharing a border with China this region gives you a glimpse of Vietnam from a bygone age. Until relatively recently the Vietnamese government restricted travel in the area and so it has escaped the impacts associated with mass tourism.

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Over the Hills & Far Away

20 Day(s)
Mod/Advanced
1540 Km
avg 103 Km
Hosted

The road follows the Nam Song River into picturesque Vang Vieng which riders can enjoy a refreshing Radler and authentic German food at the Thai Deutsches Restaurant. The next 2 days include some serious climbing including a 1500m climb over 10 km wi ...

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The Mighty Mekong

13 Day(s)
Moderate
845 Km
avg 121 Km
Hosted

From there they will head north through kilometres of family tombs and shrimp farms. The road continues past deserted beaches where the only traffic is the occasional cow. Cyclists will pass over the 17th Parallel, the previous border between North a ...

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Cycle the Mekong

8 Day(s)
Moderate
310 Km
avg 52 Km
Guided

Join our small group Vietnam cycling tour from Saigon to Phnom Penh and enjoy the best of this incredibly diverse region of Asia.  This 7 night/8 day cycling adventure is suitable for recreational cyclists with cycling distances of around 50kms ...

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Cycling Tour Vietnam to Cambodia – Saigon to Siem Reap Cycle Tour – Phnom Penh to Siem Reap

14 Day(s)
Moderate
426 Km
avg 53 Km
Guided

Traveling by bike is the ultimate way to discover the real south east Asia, and both Vietnam and Cambodia lend themselves ideally to cycling.

Meet the locals, stop and taste fresh cuisine from street side stalls in remote villages, ...

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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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