Hoi An Cycling To Hanoi Via Ho Chi Minh Trails – 9 Days


Biking is the best way to travel from Hoi An to Hanoi via Ho Chi Minh trails , if you have the right guide to show you the hidden back roads. Known to many as simply the site of the French and American wars, this is actually a beautiful country, with many kilometers of stunning beaches, dramatic coastal roads and spectacular scenery stretching from the Hoi An to Hanoi Capital .

Day 1: Hoi An – Hue (B/L/) (Cycle 80 km)
Van/bus takes you out Hoi An, have a little time to warm up your body before pedaling uphill to the peak of Hai Van pass. Then travel by back roads to the ocean, cycling through fishing villages and an ancient burial-ground of Hue (called a “ghost city” by the locals), to Hue city. Another option, keep biking on a little country roads to Hue city.Summary

Cycling Distance : 80 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch
Accommodation : Hue DMZ Hotel

Day 2 : Hue Full Day Cycling (B/L/) (40 km)
This tour is arranged to let you explore more of Vietnam life with the effected of Royal life, garden house in Hue is one of them. “Garden house” is a typical and unique characteristic of Hue city. You will visit the traditional handicraft village: Thuy Xuan Hat – Incense making village, you will see how Hue Hat (non Hue) – a symbolized for the beauty of Hue lady. Visit local market in Hue, and experience the amazing sights, sounds and aromas of this busy market. We will have the opportunity to interact with the local seller and purchase some of ingredients to be used in the cooking lesson later. Then to visit the Citadel, including Flag Tower, Ngo Mon Gate, Nine Dynastic Urns, Nine Holy Cannons, Thai Hoa Palace, Forbidden Purple City (Tu Cam Thanh). PM : Riding from Citadel to Thien Mu Pagoda King, Minh Mang Tomb. Admire the beautiful landscapes and the sunset on the way back.


Cycling Distance : 80 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch
Accommodation : Hue DMZ Hotel

Day 3 : Hue – Phong Nha Cave (B/L/D) (Cycle 70 km)
Ride to visit the forbidden city, the capital of Vietnam from the 17th to 20th centuries, continue riding on single track trails to visit the Thien Mu pagoda before transfer out of Hue to Dong Ha and the afternoon we will cycling on Ho Chi Minh Trails to Phong Nha National Park .Summary

Cycling Distance : 70 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Accommodation : Song Son Hotel

Day 4 : Phong Nha Cave – Huong Khe (B/L/D) (Cycle 70 km)
Explore Phong Nha Cave in the early morning. Continue riding on the Ho Chi Minh Trail to Huong Khe . Ride nearly 70 km winding roads up the Truong Son mountain range to Phong Nha. From here, if time permitting–cycle gentle rolling hills to Huong Ke Town .Summary

Cycling Distance : 70 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Accommodation : Duc Tai Hotel

Day 5 : Huong Khe – Vinh City (B/L/D) (Cycle 70 km)
In the morning, ride to Dong Loc, the T-junction, which has become unforgettable memorial history in the country during 1964-1972, when soldiers, young volunteers, cadres, and workers guaranteed safe transport to the battlefield. Many people from different localities laid down their lives. In particular, the death of 10 young volunteer girls at Dong Loc T-junction has come to symbolize the patriotism of the era. Now, Dong Loc T-junction relic has become a commemorative area for the national young volunteer force. In the afternoon, ride to Vinh City.Summary

Cycling Distance : 70 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Accommodation : Hoa Phuong Do Hotel

Day 6 : Vinh City – Thai Hoa (B/L/D) (Cycle 70 km)
Today, we have a chance to visit Uncle Ho’s house. Nam Dan district, Kiem Lien village is not only the homeland of Ho Chi Minh but also the hometown of many anti-colonist leaders. Ride on the new Ho Chi Minh highway to Kiem Lien village via Tan Ky and Do Luong. Visit Uncle Ho house in the afternoon, have a short drive to Thai Hoa Town. Overnight in Thai Hoa Hotel.Summary

Cycling Distance : 70 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Accommodation : Giao Te Hotel

Day 7 : Thai Hoa – Cam Thuy (Cycle 80 km ) ( B/L/D )
An early morning start to beat the heat of the day. The route takes us away from the river and appears to contour through the same range of mountains that stretch from Thai Hoa to Cam Thuy on Ho Chi Minh trails . The road gets more beautiful the closer you ride to Ngoc Lac with looming karst limestone cliffs and lush vegetation. The route is tarmac all the way, but quite hard riding due to the undulating terrain. We ride for the first time on the newly built two lane Ho Chi Minh Highway. It hardly warrants two lanes as there is no traffic! The road makes for smooth fast riding, and for those who prefer there is always the old highway dirt and gravel – that weaves around the new highway allowing for plenty of exploring possibilities along the way. Ride to Muc Son, on the banks of River Song Chu. On the outskirts of this small town are the famous Kan Linh historical relics – a pagoda where the first king of the Ly dynasty, Le Thai To, ruled, in 1428. Continue riding on the trail to Yen Cat. The distance covered today is quite long and there will be the chance to transfer some sections by the back-up vehicle to rest weary legs.There are fewer villages today as the route cuts through forests and jungle lunch en route. Overnight in Cam Thuy hotel .Summary

Cycling Distance : 80 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Accommodation : Thanh Nhan Hotel

Day 8 : Cam Thuy – Mai Chau (Cycle 90 km ) ( B , L , D )
Breakfast at the local restaurant and cycling through village house before setting off along a spectacularly beautiful river valley towards Hoi Xuan along an undulating tarmac road. The road follows the flow of River Song Ma. This is an old supply route of the HCM Trail that fed the main trail with ammunitions during the American War with Vietnam.. just passing scenes of local village life and rice paddies. . Arrive Mai Chau villages and overnight in the home stay of white Thai ethnic.Summary

Cycling Distance : 90 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch ,Dinner
Accommodation : Thai Home -Stay

Day 9 : Mai Chau – Hanoi ( B , L ) (Cycle 60 km )
Breakfast and short cycling around the Thai villages and transfer to Cao Phong picturesque landscapes. Stop to cycle to Bai Chao village via Kim Boi hot spring and Bai Chao villages .Lunch at local restaurant.cycling to Luong Son . Transfer by van to hotel in Hanoi . End The Tour .Summary

Cycling Distance : 60 km cycling
Meals : Breakfast , Lunch
Accommodation : ATS Hotel 3*


Map - Hoi An to Hanoi

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Tour Price in USD per person based on group size


Tour Cost includes: 
• Our Bike for the journey as tour program
• All hotels (twin share or dorm ) and meals specified
• Support by a/c vehicles , bus and truck for group
• All water and snacks whilst riding
• All entrances to museums and sites mentioned
• Vietnamese English speaking guide
• All meals mentioned –B= breakfast,L=lunch, D=Diner

Tour Cost excludes: 
• International Flights ,Departure Tax
• Accommodation in Hoi An and Hanoi after day 9 .
• Visa Fees
• Alcoholic, and other beverages in the evenings
• Tips for guides and drivers
• Personal travel insurance
• Any services not mentioned in itinerary

January : 1st – 9th

February : 1st – 9th

March : 1st – 9th

April : 1st – 9th

May : 1st – 9th ( Reduce 5 % )

June : 1st – 9th ( Reduce 5 % )

July :

August : 1st – 9th ( Reduce 5 % )

September : 1st – 9th ( Reduce 5 % )

October: 1st – 9th

November : 1st – 9th

December 1st – 9th


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