DAY 1: ARRIVAL HANOI
Arrive in Hanoi. You will be met
and taken to the hote.
Overnight at HongNgoc hotel
DAY 2: HANOI - TRUNGHA -
DENHUNG -YENBAI ~ 180km (B,L,D)
Prepare your cycling gears and
embark on the trip through the
scenic northern region to Yenbai.
Ample stops are made en route
for photos and visit. Overnight
at hotel in Yenbai
DAY 3: YENBAI -SAPA ~ 170km
ToDAY we head up to Sapa with
scenic cycle along the route 6
through mountains, villages,
Field to Sapa.
DAY 4: SAPA - LAOCHAI - BANHO
~ 50km (B,L,D)
Moring transfer to LaoCai,
chanllenge climb up 35km to Sapa
(alt. +1,550m). Afternoon
cycling around Sapa, visit to
TaVan, a village of the Giay
minority. Overnight at Gold sea
DAY 5: SAPA - HEAVEN GATE -
Breakfast, Cycle to BaoNhai,
bike ride 20 km up hill to Cocly
market. Visit the most colorful
hill tribe market DAY. Afternoon
we ride to H'mong village around
the area. Continue onto Sapa.
Overnight at Gold sea hotel
DAY 6: PHONGTHO - LAICHAU -DIENBIEN
Some part of the road is bad,
but great view along NamNa
river. Scenic Da river from
HangTom suspension bridge. Visit
the Red H'mong village before
climb up to Mathiho pass.
Overnight Muong Thanh Dien Bien
DAY 7: DIENBIEN - TUANGIAO -
SONLA ~170km (B,L,D)
Ride back to the former French
battlefield : A1 hill,
DeCastries bunker, DienBien
museum you will see some old US
weapons here too. Then we have
easy ride through many Thai
villages to TuanGiao. Challenge
20 km winding climb up hill and
15 km down hill. Nice landscape
of green rice fields and karst
valley. Opportunity to meet Thai
and Hmong kids en route .
Overnight Cong Doan Son La hotel
DAY 8: SONLA -MOCHAU - PUMAU
Bus support available. The road
passes beneath spectacular karst
cliffs with the valley floor
visible far below.
Lots of Black Thai villages,
descending to Mochau valley.
Overnight on stilt house of
DAY 9: PUMAU - NABAI -MAICHAU
Cycling through the scenic
moutain, valley, rice fiel
trible villages and water falls.
Overnight on stilt house.
DAY 10: MAICHAU - HANOI ~
First 15km out of MaiChau is up
ThungNhuoi pass, then we go 17km
down to ManDuc and two more
gentle hill to DocCun. (25km).
We take a small route to BaiChao
onto LuongSon. Our bus pick up
and come back to Hanoi. Farewell
dinner. Overnight Hong Ngoc Ma
DAY 11: HANOI -HALONG BAY (B,L,D)
Drive to Halong bay and enjoy
the boat cruise. Visite Caves,
floating fishing villages and
fish farm. Diner and overnight
DAY 12: HALONG BAY - HANOI
Further exploration of Halong
bay. Enjoy swim and cruise.
Disembark and return to Hanoi.
Evening water puppet show.
DAY 13: DEPARTURE (B)
transfer to airport for your
flight out ward or to your next
* 4nights with breakfast & taxes
Hoian Golden Sand Resort, incl.
* * 4nights with breakfast &
taxes Whale Island Resort, incl.
Experienced cycling tour guide
Professional bikes, and biking gears
Accommodation 3star on twin share basis with daily breakfast
ü Transfers, transportation
ü Meals as indicated within the itinerary
ü Entrance fees
Reasonable supply of drinking water during the trip
ü International airport taxes
ü Visa and visa arrangement
ü Travel insurance ( compulsory)
Other personal expenses
Tips & gratuities
Trip cost: En USD and per person