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See the back roads ,life,fruit orchards ,small ferries,beautiful country sides,local workshops (rice paper making,pop rice,coconut candy..)

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  • 2015

    Live guide: English,

    Duration: 4 days

    Pick-up at hotel, separate end point ( More details - Show map )

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This trip covers a little over 170km on well surfaced roads.The daily distance are not too long and the terrain is gentle and 'flat' so this trip suitable for most people,but it's advisable to have a modicum of fitness to enjoy the riding!Fast cyclist can ride at their own pace,as detailed directions are available from the tour leader.Our route is designed to take us off the main roads as much as possible and there is even the option to try some off road tracks.We explore scienic back roads on the way to all our destinations.

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Day 1:   Saigon - Cai Be
Transferring away from the busy of Saigon, after @2hours easy driving, our car will drop you with your bike at a local ferry where you can start an unforgetable
ride on the narrow lane and loop through the villages.
  Stopping to try some Durian-a special fruit of the island . Another water crossing
after 7km riding, now you are on Tan Qui island, this is an unspoiled part of the
Mekong, people welcomes you with a big smile and saying ‘Hello’along the way. 
 
Finish the morning ride, take a boat trip to visit Cai Be floating market. people
trade their fruits from boat to boat.
 
After lunch, enjoy another amazing ride in orchards ,through many villages, bring
you deep in the mekong delta , and finish the day at a beautiful home to stay
for the night .
Day 2:Cai Be-Tra Vinh (B,L,D)( Cycle 45-65km) 
 
Riding from home-stay , enjoy the riding to one of the Mekong Islands. Biking along narrow country lanes, easy dirt tracks and trails. This is biking at its most glorious-through tiny orchards, witness colourful life along the riverside, pedal past picturesque delta homes, pause to chat with welcoming villagers, After lunch,ride in amazing green of coconut plantations,and end at a ferry  across the expansive Co Chien River. Ride a final few km to the very pretty Khmer town of Tra Vinh. There will be plenty of time to explore side tracks and trails as the cycling distance today is not far. This gives a great first impression of the ‘heart of the Mekong’. Overnight in local hotel in Tra Vinh.
 
Highlight : See the back roads ,life,fruit orchards ,small ferries,beautiful country sides,coconut paradise 
Distance cycling : 50-65 kms
Cultural : high
Scenery : very variety : on road ,off road , most rural to the capital of Tra Vinh-a Khmer town in Mekong.
 
 
DAY3:TRA VINH-CAN THO(ride:65-85km)(B,L,D)

A special ride today , 'door to door' , this is the special route from us you can't find from others , and as much of the area is populated by Khmer people. The regional architecture is interesting and there are many Khmer temples to stop and admire en route. Cycle as much or as little as is preferred; the road is peaceful, narrow and very pretty all the way to Can Tho! Pedal to Ba Om Pond with its magnificent lotus flowers, and observe local women having their future predicted in the small temple nearby. En route, stop to visit a local Buddhist Temple School if possible. Arrive finally at Can Tho, the Mekong’s largest town located at the confluence of the Can Tho and Hau Giang rivers.
 
Highlight : See the back roads ,life,,small ferries,beautiful country sides, rice paddies,Khmer temples ,very different with other parts of Mekong delta.
Distance cycling : 85 kms
Cultural : high
Scenery : Khmer Temples, rice paddies..
DAY 4: CANTHO BIKE LOOP-SAIGON(ride:25km)(B,L)

Spend the morning visit CAI RANG floating market by boat,  Weave through teeming early morning market bustle along the banks of an active riverfront,  Absorb the sights of endless cottage industries, timber merchants, coconut shredders, small docks loading/unloading rice, tiny vibrant markets. Ride on a narrow paved road in villages, after visiting rice noodle workshop,'Snake man',a friendly gardener,welcomes you with his own 'snake wine',fruits,showing his garden..Don't miss it! Continue by bike on the narrow lane and loop round until meet the support car.  Lunch in local restaurant in town.  drive four hours back to your hotel in Saigon.

Highlight : Floating market -Cai Rang,See the back roads ,life,fruit orchards ,beautiful country sides.
Distance cycling : 25kms
Cultural : high
Scenery : 100% back roads, most typical mekong picture.

What's Included:

• Private Transportation: car, bicycle
• Helmet
• Experienced English-speaking Bike Guide
• Water,Snacks, Fresh Fruits, Wet towels, Lunch
• Entrance fees

What's Not Included:

• Personal expenses
• Tips and Gratuities
• Insurance

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