What you’ll get

  • Duration : 4 days 3 nights

  • Departure : Hanoi

  • Suitable : Family, friends, couples, solo travelers...

  • Type : Land tour

Overview

This trip offers a great opportunity to see the two area of outstanding natural beauty; the Northwest highlands of Mai Chau and the limestone mountains of Ninh Binh. Biking is a great way to see this fascinating and visually stunning part of Vietnam, offering both physical activity and the unique opportunity to observe a way of life that has changed little over the centuries. As we ride in Mai Chau we encounter Muong and White Thai minorities and are guests in their traditional stilt houses allowing us to see firsthand how these minority peoples live. In Ninh Binh we explore the beauty of “Halong Bay on the rice fields” on bikes

Highlights

    • See mountains, valleys, sugarcane farms and rice paddies
    • Explore the beauty of “Halong Bay on the rice fields” , row boat trip in Tam Coc
    • Visit the two area of outstanding natural beauty; the North West highlands of Mai Chau and the limestone mountains of Ninh Binh
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Size : 20m2 Max Adults: 2

Bed size: Double/Twin

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Includes Taxes & Fees

  • Meals
    3 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinners
  • Transportation
    Car
  • Accommodation
    Homestay, Hotel
  • Price Includes
      • First-aid kit
      • Support vehicle
      • Homestay permission
      • Helmet & biking gloves
      • English speaking guide
      • High-end Mountain bikes
      • Hotel (twin shared room)
      • Entrance fees & Sightseeing fees
      • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
    Price Excludes
      • Drinks
      • Travel insurance
      • Tips & Personal expenses
  • Cancellation by Customer

      For almost of our tours, once tour is confirmed and fully paid but for one reason they cancel the tour, the following charges will apply in the event of cancellation prior to tour commencement:

      • More than 30 days before arrival: No charge
      • 15-30 days before arrival: 10% of total tour price.
      • 7-15 days before arrival: 50% of total tour price.
      • 4-7 days before arrival: 75% of total tour price.
      • Within 3 days before arrival: 100% tour price.

      Notes:

      • There will be no refund given for any unused or missed ground arrangements, sightseeing, meals or hotel accommodations.
      • For no show cases, there will be no refund.
      • All cancellations must be in person or in writing and received by Asia Package Travel
  • Children Policy
      • Under 4 years: Free of Charge.
      • From 4 to under 8 years old: 50% of adult's fare.
      • Over 8 years old: 100% of adult's fare.

Itineraries

Day 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Bike to Buoc Village

Pick up at hotel in Hanoi at 08.00AM then drive southwest to Mai Chau, the gateway to the impressive mountainous area of northern Vietnam. The drive is very nice with stunning view of mountains, valleys, sugarcane farms and rice paddies. We would have a stop en route for refreshment. Upon arrival in Mai Chau we have a lunch stop in Pom Coong, a village of Thai ethnic minority. We will have lunch in a local house. After lunch, we embark on a biking on village road to Buoc, a village of Thai minority group. We will have dinner and overnight in a traditional stilt-house of a Thai family.

Meals: L, D

Accommodation: homestay

Day 2: Bike on back road to Mai Chau

Breakfast in the home stay and then we start biking on beautiful country road through scenic villages of Thai minority. We will have lunch in a local house in Xo village. After lunch we continue riding to Pom Coong village. Dinner and overnight in Pom Coong Village.

Meals: B, L, D

Accommodation: homestay

Day 3: Mai Chau – Ninh Binh

Breakfast and free at leisure to cycle around in the Mai Chau valley or shopping for Thai handmade fabric. Lunch in Mai Chau. After lunch we drive to Ninh Binh. Stop on the way for a beautiful ride through countryside. Overnight in Ninh Binh.

Meals: B, L, D

Accommodation: Hotel

Day 4: Ninh Binh – Hanoi

Biking from the hotel to Hoa Lu, the first capital of Vietnam date back from 8th century. Visit the temples and climb some hundred steps to the top of a mountain for a great view over the “Halong Bay on the rice field”. After here we bike through an amazing area of limestone mountains uprising on rice paddies. After 1hr riding we reach Tam Coc. Lunch in local restaurant and then enjoy an interesting rowing boat trip on river to explore the Halong Bay on the rice paddies. Drive back to Hanoi. Trip concludes.

Meals: B, L

Accommodation: N/A

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