on the rice fields
on the rice fields

PHONG NHA ADVENTURE CYCLING

VILLAGES CYCLING EXPERIENCE

Code: PNA-VLB

Grade: easy

Time: year-round

 

 TOUR AT A GLANCE

 

 

Tour Cost

 

FROM 65 USD*

(*): 1 USD = 21,000 VND

 

 

Bike Hire

A mountain bike and helmet are included in the tour price.

Child bikes are on request

Please inform us your height when you book  the tour to arrange the suitable bike size.

Accomplished

25-40 kilometres / 16-22 miles cycling

River swimming (optional)

Tour Grade

easy

Duration

full-day

Places Visited

The best rice wine shop; a pepper farm; a chili farm; Pub with a cold beer; Wild Boar farm and other sites

Tour Meets

daily operation

08:15 - 08:30 at Phong Nha town

Tour Ends

Around 16:00 at meeting point.

 

Group Size

Minimum 2.

Private.

S.I.C

Family

Child Price

Ages 8-11 = half price

Road surface

Village roads

 What to bring:sunglasses; sun-cream; shoes for cycling; swimming gear

Supplied: Water, soft drinks and snacks are all included and we supplies a mountain bike and helmet

 

 DETAILED PROGRAM:

08h00-08h30: We will pick you up at your hotel in Phong Nha to go to the starting point for briefing and to review the rules on village roads.

 08h45: Cycling along Son river to reach to Bong Lai village with the opportunity to join in local farming activities in the rice paddies or peanut fields or learning how Vietnamese style popcorn is made.

 

Stop at Gia Hung village, where there is a local rice wine shop which is known as the best in the area.

Learn how to make rice wine - you are invited to taste some but not drink now!

 

Leaving the village, you will take a local ferry to reach to the other bank of Son river.

 From here, we will be cycling on unpaved roads paths. After some uphill, descend into Bong Lai valley where we will see the Bong Lai river. Stop at a recently famous attraction of Phong Nha – the Pub with a cold beer. Take your cold beer or soft drink and enjoy the view from the hill in the fresh air.

Lunch with pork cooked in bamboo tree will be served at the Wild Boar Farm, where you will be touring the farm guided by the local couple who owns the farm. Free until time to cycle back the town via the paths that are off the beaten track, cross many beautiful rice fields (Jan-Aug)

Tour ends about 16h30.

 

PRICE: USD per person

from 65 USD (minimum 2 travellers)

Notes: (*): 1USD = 21.000VND

 

* Inclusive:

- English cycling speaking guide (escorted guide for group 9 pax up)

- M-bike with helmet (Trek/Giant or similar)

- Entrance fees

- Boat on Son river

- Lunch at local restaurant

- Mechanic

- First-Aids service

- Daily seasonal fruits & snacks

- Cold Revive or cokes + cold water (unlimited)

- Fresh tissues

- Ice-cream at the end of tour

- Pick up and drop off before and after your tour at your hotel in Phong Nha

- VAT

 

*Exclusive:

- Drink in meals

- Tourist insurance

- Personal expenses

- Tips

- Others do not mention above

 

Dates, itineraries and prices are valid from September 2014 until August 2015

Beyond August 2015 dates, itineraries and prices are indicative only.

 

crossing Rào Con river to Pub with Cold beer
crossing Rào Con river to Pub with Cold beer

CONTACT US: 

ADDRESS: Phong Nha town, Quang Binh, Vietnam

 

PHONE: +84985555827 or +84935172866

 

EMAIL: privateshi.phongnhacycling@gmail.com

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