Mekong bike ride – 05 days
Best time to experience the real Mekong countryside in 05 days.You would have a great chance to see most parts of this region.Riding,boating,walking to experience every corner of the hidden Mekong countryside.And much more attractions are waiting for your discovery with Countryside Adventures
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Countryside – Local home stay
Morning, Pick up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city.
Transfer to Mekong countryside (1,5 hours)
Start riding through quiet villages,fruits gardens.
Take some local ferries crossing river/canal would give you a close look of the local life.
Stopping at some local place to have a coffee and its a great chance to meet and chat with the locals.
Lunch at local place.
Afternoon, take another local ferry crossing the Mekong river to an island where we will cycle to the local place where we will spend our first night.
Learning how to make some local food such as Fish sauce,Spring roll. Overnight at local place.
Cycling distance: flexible( from 15 to 50km)
Cycling road: Flat, quiet, countryside roads
Bikes: Giant/Trek with helmet
Day 2: Local place( Vinh Long) – Tra Vinh city
Wake up early in the morning to stroll around the village or simple to have a cup of coffee at local coffee shop and chat with the locals.
Breakfast at local restaurant.
Today, we cycle around the island into villages…
Lunch break in Vinh Long town.
Afternoon, Keep cycling along rice paddies to give you more information about the home land of rice in Mekong Delta.
Upon arrival in Tra Vinh, Check in your hotel and have a free to time to explore the city. Overnight in Tra Vinh.
Cycling distance: 60km
Day 3: Tra Vinh – Can Tho
Morning, Pay a visit to local morning market. Its a great chance for you to see morning activities of the locals.
Tra Vinh is a homeland of Kh’mer community( Cambodian)
Cycling through Khomer villages to understand about their life.
Pay a visit to one of local temple to know about buddhism of this community.
Today is a big cycling day into a heart of rice paddies.
Lunch break along the way.
Afternoon transfer to Can Tho city.
Cycling distance: up to 80km
Day 4: Can Tho – Chau Doc
Wake up early in the morning to have a private boat trip to see the floating market.
This is the best way to experience river life.
Off the boat and keep cycling along the bank of the river.
Stop at local place for lunch.
Afternoon, transfer to before transfer back to Saigon in the afternoon.ends of 04 adventure cycling trip.
Cycling distance: 30km