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A Journey Through Vietnam's Central Highlands On Bicycle for 8days 7nights: Ho Chi Minh – Dong Xoai – Yok Don National Park - Da Lat – Nha Trang.

TOURS PRICE: $ 1024/pax

Ho Chi Minh – Dong Xoai – Yok Don National Park  - Da Lat – Nha Trang for 8days 7nights.

Day1:  Welcome to Vietnam&Welcome to HoChiMinh City (SAI GON) - D.

Green Horizon Tours’ guide will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to hotel for check in. The rest of day is free at leisure. Meet you at dinertime for all plant to cycle. you'll stay overnight in Sai Gon City.

Day2: Sai Gon to Dong Xoai, 145km distance & 70km cycling - B,L,D.

We will pick you up early in the morning and Transfer to Buu Long Mountain where we reaching your bicycles and start to cycle along Dong Nai River and through Rubber tree plantation, Paddy fields then you'll arrive in Tri An Lake for lucnh. After that, continue to cycle on backroads head to War Victory Monument where you can learn many interesting stoties about Vietnam history. We ‘ll spent a few minutes and then our support vehicle will take you to Dong Xoai Town. We'll stay overnight in Dong Xoai Town.

Cycling distances given are entirely optional. The support vehicle will be available at any time.

Day3: Dong Xoai to Yok Don National Park, 200km distance & 50km cycling - B,L,D.

Today is long distance to transfer and the biginning of the Ho Chi Minh Trail from the south to the north. We will leave Dong Xoai Town early in the morning to Ho Chi Minh Trail, where we start to cycle to Dak Mil village. You will bike along Ho Chi Minh Trail and enjoy ít magnificent scenery. You will stop at Soc Bom Bo village to kown about S’tieng ethnic minority people culture and traditions. You have short break for lunch on the way by local foods. After lunch, you'll continue to cycle to Dak Mil village( Near Vietnam and Cambodia border). Then ur support vehicle will transfer you to Yok Don National Park. We will stay overnight in Yok Don National Park.

Cycling distances given are entirely optional. The support vehicle will be available at any time.

Day4: Yok Don to Lak lake, 130km distance & 70km cycling - B,L,D.

After breakfast, you walk through mixed evergreen forest to Learn fascinating uses of some of Yok Dons  medicine plants. Then cross the river by boat to Tri village to explore the famous suspension bridge which was built to mimic traditional ethnic bridge building design. We come back headquarters to check out and transfer to Eakar village where we start to cycle on narrow contryside road through coffee plantations and black pepper plantations head to Lak Lak, a total of 60 km mostly flat road of biking are offered for this day. you will arrive in Jun minority village, where we'll spent overnight in traditional Long Houses(Homestays).

Cycling distances given are entirely optional. The support vehicle will be available at any time.

Day5: Lak lake to Da Lat, 165km distance & 100km cycling - B,L,D.

After breakfast, head out to visit one of the old summer retreats of Emperor Bao Dai. you will take a boat to a remote village on the far side of Lak Lake. Some light trekking is possible from this village. Elephant riding is available here (extra pay). We have short transfer to Phi Lieng village where the ride begins on the flat countryside road for 10 kilometers, and then 12 km climb up hill to the top of Phu Son Pass.  A 20 kilometer section of downhill riding to Lam Ha Town - The spectacular mountain views are perfect for pictures along the way. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in this town . After lunch, you will ride on the dirt road about 28 through vegetable farms, flower farms and silk farms on the way. Arriving Elephant Waterfall (really pretty), you will have short relaxing. After that, you’ll visit the Linh An Pagoda & Happy Buddha. After that, continue to cycle around 18km head to Ta Nung Hamlet. A stop at coffee plantations & weasel coffee farms to understand about ways of making weasel coffee in the Central Highlands. You will take your time to enjoy weasel coffee before heading to Van Thanh Flower village, where our support vehicle will transfer you to Dalat City at about 15 minutes- This day offers 100 km worth of mountain biking. You'll stay overnight in Da Lat City.

Cycling distances given are entirely optional. The support vehicle will be available at any time.

Day6: Da Lat – Nha Trang, 140km distance, 50km Cycling&17km White Water Rafting - B,L,D.

Breakfast at the campsite then Green Horizon Tours guide will transfer to the northeast Da Lat on the new road and through the newest National Park in Vietnam  (Bidoup Nui Ba).  Beautiful views of farms, countryside and Nui Ba mountain. The ride  begins on the flat countryside road for 18km down hill and up hill on the top of Bidoup National Park. Then 32km, uninterrupted downhill section is the longest of downhill. The spectacular mountain views are perfect for pictures along the way. After reaching at the bottom of the pass, you will have short break for lunch. After that, Green Horizon Tours’s  guide will provide a short instructional briefing about Rafting and then you will float down on Khanh Le River for 3 hours at around 17km on the river. You will passing some sections of rapids and the mountain scenery is imposing.  Arriving Khanh Nam village, where our raft is finish and then we will continue to Nha Trang Beach by our vehicle. You will spent overnight in Beaches of Nha Trang, where  is possibly Vietnam’s most famous beach destination. Nha Trang itself is one of the larger cities in Vietnam, and Nha Trang Beach is a massive, miles-long stretch of white sand and clear turquoise waters. The beach is stunning. That, combined with Nha Trang’s popular nightlife scene, makes it a prime destination for both Vietnamese and international travelers. This also makes the beach rather crowded in high season though, so if you’re looking for a quiet, relaxing beach, Nha Trang probably isn’t your thing.

Cycling distances given are entirely optional. The support vehicle will be available at any time.

Day7: Nha Trang Beach.(No cycling today) - B.

Today is free day to relax on the beach.

Day8: Nha Trang Airport to Sai Gon City / Ha Noi Capital - B.
Today is a free day to relax until your transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Distance and journey time:

Transfer: 1 hours

      Group Size

     Solo

   2-4 Peson

   5-8 Person

 9-12 Person

Tour Price/person

Contact us.

    $ 1024

    $ 976

   $ 920 

please email us for best price if you have big group:     greenhorizontours@gmail.com

At a Glance

Depart From:

Ho Chi Minh City

End At:

Nha Trang Beach

Start Time:

8:00 am

Finish Time:

3:00 pm approximately on Day 8

Duration:

8 Days 7 nights

Departure Days:

Depend on Group.

Activities:

Biking, White Water Rafting, Hiking, Sight seeing, Swimming.

Accommodation:

7 nights: 6 nights in 3* hotels, 1 night Homestays.

Transportation: Pick up&Drop off at Airport&During the Trip

Air conditioned  bus / Track cary the bikes,

· Meals:  as mentioned in the itinerary ( B=Breakfast, L=Lunch,   D=Dinner)  

Fruit snack, purified drinking water, picnic lunch, hot meals in local restaurants with mostly Vietnamese food (rice, vegetables, meat). Simple but good. Please note one day in advance if you have special dietary requirements.

What to Bring:

Hat, sunscreen, repellent, camera, rain jacket, good shoes for walking and biking

What is Included:

English speaking guides, all necessary forest and tourist permits, first aid kit, mountain bikes( New Trek or Giant), helmet and gloves, vehicles and drivers, all activities lited above, hotel accomodation for 7 nights , drinking water throughout the trip, Meals as list Above.

What is not Included:

·  Soft drinks, hard alcohol and beer. Individual international medical insurance (should be purchased before arrival in Vietnam

· Típs for our guides&drivers.

· Visa arrangement, International & Domestic flighs, Meals other than mentioned above.  Any other services not clearly mentioned in the itinerary and the inclusive portion.  Personal expenditure (Laundry, Telephone…)

Important Notes:

·    We strongly recommend the purchase of travel insurance (covering emergency medical evacuation) for trips to Vietnam.

·    Prices are valid 30 days from date of offer. Past this date price and conditions may be readjusted.

·    The cost of air tickets is subject to change without prior notice by the airlines.

·     Reservations during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year, National Holidays) may be subject to supplementary charges.

·     Rooms at hotels are available only from 1400 on arrival day till 1200 on departure date. A supplement will be added if early check-in or late check-out is desired.

·     Please note that all the above services & tours have yet to be booked, they are proposed for your information only and we will not make any reservations before we receive your confirmation to do so. If one or some proposed service(s) is (are) not available at the moment of booking, we will try to find other possibilities/options or other similar service(s) in order to avoid changes to the program. Would you like to customize this tour? Aren’t you trained enough, and would prefer shorter legs? Would you like a different starting or arriving point, or a break day before, after or during the tour? Contact us: greenhorizontours@gmail.com   we will do our best to suit your needs! 

Schedule

             Destinations 

Accommodations for 7 Nights

Day 1

 Ho Chi Minh

Asian Ruby Hotel 3*

Day 2

Ho Chi Minh -  Dong Xoai

Bom Bo Hotel 3*

Day 3

Dong Xoai – Yok Don National Park

Bungallow  2*

Day 4

Yok Don - Lak Lake

Lak Resort 3*

Day 5

Lak Lake – Da Lat

Du Parc Hotel 3*

Day 6

Da Lat – Nha Trang

Ruby Hotel 3*

Day 7

Nha Trang

Ruby Hotel 3*

Day 8

Nha Trang Departure

 

 

TOURS PRICE: $ 1024/pax