Guests traveling to Ho Chi Minh City who want to stay in one of the best hotels around can stay at the Caravelle Hotel. It offers all the traditional characteristics of Vietnam.
Cycling in the North 4 Days
Experience Northern Vietnam’s natural elegance and diverse culture on this four-day biking trip that takes you to the heart of this beautiful region. Bike through ancient pagodas and green rice paddies, and get to meet the friendly locals. Learn the beat of local living while you spend time with your host family, make new friends, and create unforgettable memories.
End City: Hanoi
Duration: 4 days/ 3 nights
Departure: Daily, upon your request.
- Visit: Hanoi - Mai Chau - Ninh Binh ( Cuc Phuong National Park, Tam Coc & Bich Dong )
299 USD / per person
Day 1: Welcome to Hanoi
Greetings from Hanoi: Vietnam’s thriving old colonial capital! Your designated driver and guide will pick you up at Noi Bai Airport and take you to your hotel in the city center. Check-in at an award-winning French colonial design hotel at the heart of the bustling city, the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel. After checking-in, explore the city and the beautiful Old Quarter filled with French-colonial structures via cyclo. Enjoy a delectable dinner in one of the best restaurants in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Thai Tribe Village
Rise early and have a hearty breakfast at the hotel, before going to Mai Chau, a valley with breathtaking green rice paddies and towering karst formations. Have a delicious lunch of Vietnamese cuisine with your host family from the Thai Tribe. After lunch, enjoy wandering around the village and meeting the locals. At 3:00 PM bike through the village and rice paddies. Return to the village to freshen up and eat a scrumptious dinner with your host family.
Day 3: Mai Chau – Cuc Phuong National Park – Tam Diep – Ninh Binh
Have breakfast at your homestay then proceed to Nho Quan and spend the rest of the day cycling through the marvelous countryside. Go on a picnic for lunch then cycle through Cuc Phuong National Park. Bike through more of the fluvial countryside and experience what Vietnam has to offer. After Nho Quan, visit Tam Coc late in the afternoon. Check-in at the hotel and have the rest of the day to yourself.
Day 4: Tam Coc – Bich Dong – Hanoi
Have breakfast then start the day like one of the locals by using sampans to row through rice fields to visit three different caves namely Hang Giua, Hang Con, and Hang Ca. Take a lunch break then bike to Bich Dong to visit a pagoda located at a mountaintop. After the visit to the pagoda, continue on your bike trail to the local villages of Hoa Lu. After biking through the countryside, return to Hanoi in the afternoon.