Biking Tours in Vietnam
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TOUR NAME: MEANDERING THE MEKONG DELTA BY BICYCLE
TOUR CODE: VIE-MMDB03
Known as Vietnam’s “rice bowl”, the lush Mekong Delta is a rural paradise of shimmering paddy fields, bamboo groves and fruit orchards, cut by canals fed by tributaries of the Mekong River. Traveling by bicycle you’ll wind your way through fields and villages where people’s way of life has remained unchanged for centuries – and your visit will be discussed for years to come.
Style: Cultural tour through Asia
Type: Bicycle tour in Vietnam
Duration: 3 days
Destination: 3 destinations in Vietnam
Starts in Saigon
Ends in Saigon
What’s included: Lands transfers, accommodation, guide, bicycle, helmet, entrance fees, bottled water, snacks and some foods.
Cities: Saigon, Long An, My Tho, Vinh Long, Can Tho
Highlights: Countryside of Mekong Delta, floating markets, local villages.
Day 1 Saigon- Long An- My Tho- Vinh Long (L,D) ( Cycled 45km/Easy)
Transfer to Long An, then begin your cycle ride exploring a picturesque area of expansive rice paddies, fruit orchards and plenty of small canals to Vinh Long. Along the way you will cycle on small paved roads running through a vast expanse of rice fields. On arrival in Cai Be we take a boat trip to cross the mighty Mekong River to a village on a small island in the middle of the river.
Day 2: Cai Be- Vinh Long- Tam Binh- Tra On-Can Tho (B,L) ( Cycled 55-60km/Easy)
Enjoy early morning boating to explore the bustling Cai Be floating market. Stop on An Binh Island, pick up the bikes and enjoy cycling along the country paths under the foliage. Ride past authentic Mekong villages. Take the ferry to Vinh Long then continue cycling to Binh Minh, hop board the bus and transfer to Can Tho.
Day 3: Can Tho- Cai Rang-Phong Dien- Saigon (B,L) ( Cycled 35km/Easy)
Boat trip to visit the Cai Rang floating market, then begin riding to Phong Dien Floating market and beyond to Binh Thuy. The road to this lesser visited market is virtually traffic free apart from local bikes and motorbikes. Transfer to Saigon
|MEANDERING THE MEKONG DELTA BY BICYCLE (TOUR CODE: VIE-MMDB03)|
|PAX||2 pax||3-4 pax||5-6 pax||7-9 pax||10 pax +||Single room supplement|
|Standard Class 3*||$ 659||$ 521||$ 494||$ 439||$ 388||$ 65|
|Superior Class 4*||$ 734||$ 595||$ 568||$ 514||$ 462||$ 139|
|First Class 5*||$ 748||$ 615||$ 578||$ 523||$ 471||$ 148|
|PRICE INCLUDES: Experienced English speaking guide • Private transportation by air-conditioned vehicle • Boat trip •Meals as mentioned in the itinerary. ( B=Breakfast, L=Lunch & D= Dinner) • Bicycle rental and helmets• Bottled drinking water for sightseeing • Some snacks •All sightseeing entrance fee where required in the itinerary • Accommodation in twin shared room in hotel with daily breakfast • Simple First Aid Kit • International flight reconfirmation.
BOOKING TERMS & CONDITIONS
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RESERVATION & PAYMENT
All bookings will be confirmed by Pioneer Asia Holidays in writing along with confirmation of balance payment details. A deposit as required by us and the amount of which will be advised at the time of booking. Followed by the final balance of the cost by a specified date. The tour balance for all bookings will be direct debited from the payment details given at the time of booking 45 days prior to the departure date of the tour; if there is a failure to complete the payment Pioneer Asia Holidays reserves the right to cancel the reservation.
TOUR PRICES AND VALIDITY:
Prices quoted in USD per person in twin shared basis. Itineraries and prices are valid from the most relevant edition of the website & the time of printing our brochure in October 2015 until 31 Sep 2018. Pioneer Asia Holidays reserves the right to change any of the facilities, services, prices, itineraries or vehicles described in the brochure or online without being liable for compensation or refund.
CANCELLATION AND AMENDMENT POLICY
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