CYCLING FROM HUE TO HOI AN (4 days/3 nights) – HU01

Highlights:
Hue, Danang and Hoi An are the most magnificent tourist attractions in Vietnam, with colorful culture, friendly inhabitants and many stunning landscapes, from green villages, peaceful rivers, white sand beaches, golden rice paddies and mountains to splendid ancient architecture.

The 4-day cycling tour passes the most beautiful part of Central Vietnam with biking terrains varying from flat country paths to hilly and steep winding roads. The biking trip offers plenty of chances to explore the culture through interaction with locals.

Brief itinerary:

DAY 1: HUE IMPERIAL CITY/Cycling: 30km

Arrive in Hue. Transfer to hotel. Drive to visit the Imperial Citadel.

Your cycling trip will start with a leisure ride in the old quarter of Hue situated on the side of the imperial enclosure, passing through mossy tiled-roof villages with nice lush gardens, ancient architecture and canals. Then, bike along the romantic Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda, one of Hue’s most significant sites of Buddhist worship. Follow narrow, quiet village roads to the Tomb of Emperor Minh Mang with views of rivers, fishing villages, markets, temples and old houses. Finally, take a different route back to Hue.

Overnight in Hue

DAY 2: HUE – DANANG – HOI AN/ Cycling: 45-60Km

Take a short transfer out of the bustling traffic to a peaceful village. Then take an easy terrain ride to Elephant Pass, along the well-known Tam Giang Lagoon, across bridges, beautiful villages, green rice fields, hills and family farms. Dismounting, you will visit with local people and enjoy their daily activities through interaction and exploration. Transfer to Lang Co Beach Resort for lunch. (30-40 km cycling)

It is your option to travel onwards to Hoi An by car, or to take a more physically taxing ride up to the summit of Hai Van Pass along winding paths with stunning views, forests, waterfalls, islands and beaches. (10km cycling up steep hills)

DAY 3: HOI AN: OFF THE BEATEN TRACK/Cycling: 30Km

You are free at leisure in the morning.

The tour starts in the afternoon from the Old Quarter of Hoi An, then we board a local boat to cross Thu Bon River to Cam Kim Village, where we take an easy ride through Vietnam’s typical countryside, passing through green rice fields, red-tiled villages, farm houses, lovely wooden bridges across with stops at local houses to meet farmers and villagers.

Overnight in Hoi An

DAY 4 : DEPARTURE

Transfer to the airport for departure.

  Grade Leisurely - Moderate
  Activities Biking, sightseeing
  Total cycling distance 120 - 150km
  Refreshment Mineral water
  What to Bring? Sunscreen, camera, sport shoes.
  What is included? English speaking guide, Transfer to and from cycling sites, support van, helmet, high quality mountain bike, first aid kit, accommodation on twin sharing basis, daily breakfast and lunch.

Tour prices with Economy hotels

• Hoi An: Glory Hotel (3 stars)/Executive Superior room/ www.gloryhotelhoian.com or similar
• Hue: Park View Hotel (3 stars)/Standard room/ www.parkviewhotelhue.com or similar

  Group sizes 1pax 2pax 3pax 4-5pax 6-7pax 8-10pax Single Supplement
  USD/pax 699 440 351 367 299 291 89

Tour prices with Superior hotels

• Hoi An: Hoi an Historic Hotel (4 stars)/Superior room/ www.hoianhotel.com.vn or similar.
• Hue: Huong Giang Hotel Resort & Spa (4 stars)/ Deluxe room/ www.huonggianghotel.com.vn or similar.

  Group sizes 1pax 2pax 3pax 4-5pax 6-7pax 8-10pax Single Supplement
  USD/pax 743 469 381 396 332 320 112

Tour prices with Delxue hotels

• Hoi An: Palm Garden Resort (5 stars)/ Superior room/ www.palmgardenresort.com.vn or similar.
• Hue: Pilgrimage Village Resort & Spa (5 stars)/Villa Deluxe room/ www.pilgrimagevillage.com or similar.

  Group sizes 1pax 2pax 3pax 4-5pax 6-7pax 8-10pax Single Supplement
  USD/pax 899 576 488 499 439 427 226

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