Adventure Tours

Northwest Vietnam Cycling Tour – 13 Days

  • Discover multi-ethnic groups living in the country
  • View the scenic mountains laced with terraced rice paddies, corn fields on the bike.
  • Enjoy the ride though many hill tribes hamlets, their homes and works.
  • Spend the night and share meals with local family.
  • Enjoy Vietnamese food and drink.

This tour goes to the northwest area of Vietnam, the best place to cycle in the country where few foreigners ever venture. Enjoy the stunning landscape of the mountains and hills nestled between terraced rice paddies, stilted houses with thatched roofs and home to multi-ethnic groups in the country.

Vietnam Biking Tour - Northwest Vietnam Cycling Tour

$1,722/per Person – Price is based on minimum of two persons traveling together, twin share or double bedded room at 3 Star hotel. Itinerary may change, depending on flight schedule, road and weather conditions. Domestic flights are NOT included.

(B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner, G = Guide, DP = Driver Pickup)

Example Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive/meet in Hanoi. Hanoi City tour on bike in the afternoon. (D, G)

Day 2: Transfer out of busting Hanoi, ride over many hills to Moc Chau (B, L, D, G)
Transfer distance: 120km
Cycling distance: 65km

Day 3: Cruise down to Yen Chau. Afternoon, ride to Son La (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 120km

Day 4: Climb over Pha Din pass to Tuan Giao (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 90km

Day 5: Stunning scenery and remote valleys to Muong Lay (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 98km

Day 6: Outstanding ride through many minority villages to Lai Chau (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 106km

Day 7: Ride over Tram Ton pass to Sapa – The highest road pass in Vietnam at 2000m (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 72km

Day 8: Sapa – Day free for sightseeing (B)

Day 9: Cruise down on the beautiful valleys to Than Uyen (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 100km

Day 10: Enjoy the most stunning scenery ride to Tu Le (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 88km

Day 11: Ride through rice fields and minority villages to Nghia Lo (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 65km

Day 12: Leisurely ride through the countryside to Yen Bai (B, L, D, G)
Cycling distance: 74km

Day 13: A morning drive with stunning views along the Red River to Hanoi (B, L, G)
Transfer distance: 160km

Prices vary depending on level of accommodation, group size and dates of travel.
Contact us to customize a vacation itinerary and price to meet your needs and budget.


  • Accommodation room with breakfast at hotel, guest-house and home stay
  • The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated
  • Bikes and gears
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle as specified in the itinerary above
  • Entry fees for all visits as mentioned in the program
  • Meals as specified in the best local restaurants, picnics where suitable restaurants are not available
  • Water, snacks, fruits during the tour
  • VAT and other taxes


  • International flight tickets and airport tax
  • Entry Visa (we can help you on this)
  • Meals on the free day and dinners, except as specified above
  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Insurance
  • Tips for guide and drivers

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