Cycle the Hilltribes of Vietnam

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Cycle the Hilltribes of Vietnam - Exodus Travels
Cycle the Hilltribes of Vietnam - Exodus Travels
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Northeast Vietnam


Start and end in Hanoi! With the bicycle tour Cycle the Hilltribes of Vietnam, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through Hanoi, Vietnam and 9 other destinations in Vietnam. Cycle the Hilltribes of Vietnam is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
16 to 99 year olds
Hotel, Home-stay, Berth / Cabin
Max Group Size
Travel style
Bicycle, Adventure
Exodus Travels


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Start Hanoi
  2. Day 2: Hanoi; warm up ride around West Lake on outskirts of the city 
  3. Day 3: Transfer to Ba Hang; cycle through tea plantations to Thai Nguyen 
  4. Day 4: Ride through rice paddies and karst cliffs; boat into Ba Be National Park; overnight homestay
  5. Day 5: Undulating day; Tinh Tuc for lunch; end Bao Lac 
  6. Day 6: Cycle next to the turquoise Gam River; pass through traditional Hmong villages; end Mao Vac 
  7. Day 7: Ride the challenging Ma Pi Leng Pass into UNESCO site Ha Giang Geo Park; transfer to overnight homestay 
  8. Day 8: Morning village trek; cycle amongst the thousands of limestone pinnacles and the famous 'twin hills' to Ha Giang town
  9. Day 9: Challenging ascent followed by exhilarating 20km descent past huge rice terraces to Hoang Su Phi 
  10. Day 10: Rolling hills through dense pine forests to Bac Ha, famous for traditional steam baths 
  11. Day 11: Easy morning ride; transfer to Hanoi 
  12. Day 12: Drive to Halong Bay; board boat and cruise among spectacular limestone formations
  13. Day 13: Return to Hanoi; free time to explore the Old Quarter
  14. Day 14: End Hanoi

Travel guide

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  • Guide

  • Meals

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  • Insurance

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  • Scott Quon's review about another Exodus Travels tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour was fabulous. Our tour leader Long Le, kept us on schedule, helped out on whatever we needed. Moving from hotel to hotel was easy, everything was taken care off. No lost luggage or other traveling issues. The meals were wonderful, very... Read more

  • Edmund Wale's review about another Exodus Travels tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Mr Chi was an excellent guide who made this tour a wonderful experience. His knowledge of Vietnam and his focus on detail made sure that a complex tour itinerary worked like clockwork. His support team also carried out their roles in a professional and very... Read more

  • Pam White's review about another Exodus Travels tour
    4.5 - Excellent

    Overall the trip was more than we expected. The guide and his 2 assistants were terrific and so helpful.

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      A guide will accompany you on the tour.

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      Selected meals are included as per the itinerary.

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      Transport is included on this tour.

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    Cycle the Hilltribes of Vietnam


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    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Vietnam. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 1 month before travel.


    Start and end in Hanoi.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 917 km.
    • Hanoi (Vietnam)
    • 44 km
    • Ba Hang (Vietnam)
    • 27 km
    • Nui Coc Lake (Vietnam)
    • 14 km
    • Thai Nguyen (Vietnam)
    • 97 km
    • Ba Be National Park (Vietnam)
    • 39 km
    • Tinh Tuc (Vietnam)
    • 75 km
    • Meo Vac (Vietnam)
    • 57 km
    • Ha Giang (Vietnam)
    • 78 km
    • Bac Ha (Vietnam)
    • 234 km
    • Hanoi (Vietnam)
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