Dragon tail bike ride from saigon to hue 10 days

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This 10 day adventure takes you by bike from the central highland hill station of Dalat to the World Heritage site of Hoi An. This unique journey is a fantastic way to the see country by bike in an ideal climate for biking. The itinerary can be done in reverse as well, for those starting in Hoi An and venturing down from the north

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Dragon tail bike ride from saigon to hue 10 days

  1. 1. A unique way to explore VietnamGREEN TRAIL TOURS Co., LtdAddress: Suite #316 – B4 Building – Tran Dang Ninh St – Ha Noi / Tel: +84 4 3754 52 68 / Fax: +84 4 3754 52 77Website: www.greentrailtours.com.vn/ www.greentrail-indochina.com/ www.asiantrailtours.com /Email: info@greentrail-indochina.com/ tours@greentrailtourism.comTravel License No: 0595/TCDL – GPLHQTHotline: 0977372399Dragon Tail Bike Ride from Saigon to Hue 10DaysThis 10 day adventure takes you by bike from the central highland hill station of Dalat to the World Heritagesite of Hoi An. This unique journey is a fantastic way to the see country by bike in an ideal climate for biking.The itinerary can be done in reverse as well, for those starting in Hoi An and venturing down from the north.Saigon - Dalat - Lak Lake - Buon Me Thuot - Pleiku – Ngoc Hoi (Ho Chi Minh Trail) - Phuoc Son - Hoi An - HueBrief Itinerary:Day 1. Arrive Saigon.Day 2. Saigon to BinhChau.Day 3. BinhChau to MuiNe.Day 4. MuiNe to DaLat.Day 5. DaLat to Lak lake.Day 6. Lak to BuonMaThuot to KonTum.Day 7. KonTum to PhuocSon.Day 8. PhuocSon to HoiAn.Day 9. HoiAn.Day 10. HoiAn to Hue.Tour Description Distance of biking: 600 ~ 800 Km (full time van support). Difficulty : Moderate with some challenge hills. Features: Famous HoChiMinh trails former battle fields, ethnic minority culture.Day 1. Arrive in Saigon.Touchdown, acclimatization and sightseeing in Saigon. Check-in to the Hotel, sample thecity cuisine, assemble bikes, test your skills in the mid-city motor-scooter mayhem. Its allright-hand side of the road in Vietnam!Day 2. Saigon to BinhChau.[B/L/D]120km, 2 fast stages and 2 touring stages. We bust out of the city to quiet roads, startingwith a trip on the Cat Lai ferry. We roll our rubber past rubber plantations, gentle hills andout to the beach at BinhChau for a break. Then its on further to HoCoc beach. The cyclingfinished, its time for the hot pools, massage and the legendary, not-to-be-missed, mudbath at BinhChau hotsprings.Day 3. BinhChau - PhanThiet - MuiNe.[B/L/D]110km, 2 fast stages and 2 touring stages. A flat to undulating day, with a quiet startmeandering inland on country roads for 32km. Back out at the coast its a scenic spin pastfishing villages and salt fields to the KeGa light house. After lunch its a fast blast along asmooth, new coastal road, 27km to PhanThiet city. Then its a doddle over the hill and
  2. 2. A unique way to explore VietnamGREEN TRAIL TOURS Co., LtdAddress: Suite #316 – B4 Building – Tran Dang Ninh St – Ha Noi / Tel: +84 4 3754 52 68 / Fax: +84 4 3754 52 77Website: www.greentrailtours.com.vn/ www.greentrail-indochina.com/ www.asiantrailtours.com /Email: info@greentrail-indochina.com/ tours@greentrailtourism.comTravel License No: 0595/TCDL – GPLHQTHotline: 0977372399through Mui Ne, 12km to our overnight at The Beach resort . In the evening Gurneysoptional Mountain-running Clinic --1.Day 4. MuiNe - DiLinh - DaLat.[B/L/D]4 stages, 2 KOM and a few cultural coffee stops! We head inland by vehicle transfer over agravel forestry road. The mountains begin! On our bikes for 60km and 800m altitude gain toGiaBac and on to DiLinh (+1,000m). This is a beautiful narrow piece of tarmac through thetropical forest to the highland. Its possible we might get some rain here through the forest.Then, cruising through coffee plantations, its a compulsory cultural stop to sample theirwares, fuelling us over a couple more passes to Dalat for the overnight.Day 5. DaLat - Lak.[B/L/D]150km, 4 stages and 2 KOM. Today is the day of reckoning... 6 mountain passes! However,its an exhilarating start with a 40km downhill! Its also a day of coffee plantations, forests,tribal villages, mountain lakes and several R and R breaks.Day 6. Lak - BuonMaThuot - Pleiku - Kontum.[B/L/D]140km, 2 stages. One mountain pass. Today we wind our wheels through Vietnams history.Former battle fields during the Vietnam war: Eadran, Pleime, DucCo, etc. Its an easy daytoday, recovery before tomorrow! After dinner, multisporters can join Gurney for an easyMountain-running Clinic --2.Day 7. Kontum - Dakto - Dakglei - PhuocSon.[B/L/D]190 km, 4 stages. Put on your tough suit today! Its the longest day of the tour, but werewell ready for it. Beating the sparrows to their song, well be seeing the sunrise from oursaddles with a 5am start. Passing PhuongHoang airbase, we gently climb beside the Dak PoKo River. We break the 190km into manageable segments with restful recovery stops.Finally crossing over the Truong Son Mountain range we have a wicked descent intoPhuocSon.Day 8. PhuocSon - ThanhMy - DaiLoc - VinhDien - Hoian.[B/L/D]140km, 2 stages. Emerging from the mountains, we lose altitude cruising down to thecoast, join the Bung River on its journey to the ocean and finish the day in Hoian. Back tothe Coast again.Day 9. HoiAn.[B/L]Hoian. Rickshaw Criterium, Gurneys Mountain-running Clinic, and free day. Sleep-in or riseearly for an eye-opening stroll to Hoian fish and vegetable market. After breakfast, its theinaugural, future world-famous, Rickshaw criterium around Hoian streets. The afternoon isyours to choose, between a lie-down, a massage, Gurneys Mountain-running Clinic --3, orvisiting sights, such as the famous Japanese covered bridge, TanKy Ancient House, CeramicTrade Museum, Fukien Congregation Hall or maybe a 10km round trip to CuaDai beach for aswim.Day 10. Hoian - DaNang - Hue.[B/L/D]150km, 3 stages. Its back to racing today, kicking off with a 10km KOM up the beautifulHaivan pass, followed by a fun and furious 10km descent to LangCo beach. Stage 2 is an
  3. 3. A unique way to explore VietnamGREEN TRAIL TOURS Co., LtdAddress: Suite #316 – B4 Building – Tran Dang Ninh St – Ha Noi / Tel: +84 4 3754 52 68 / Fax: +84 4 3754 52 77Website: www.greentrailtours.com.vn/ www.greentrail-indochina.com/ www.asiantrailtours.com /Email: info@greentrail-indochina.com/ tours@greentrailtourism.comTravel License No: 0595/TCDL – GPLHQTHotline: 097737239980km touring stage over 2 passes to meet the ferry. The ferry delivers us to our final pieceof tarmac, a 50km blast on quiet country roads to Hue. End of tour.Having tamed the tarmac, box your bike and head on to Hanoi. Finally, farewell your bikingbuddies, take yourself and your spanking new fitness back home. Youve had a warm breakand youre set up nicely for a head-start on the next race season!More detail program please open that link to see:http://www.asiantrailtours.com/package-tours/vietnam-bike-tours/13909/dragon-tail-bike-ride-from-saigon-to-hue-10days

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