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Tour code: BT03
Transfer out of Ho Chi Minh City to My Tho by bus, crossing the Mekong river by the biggest suspension bridge over the Mekong river. Other side is Ben Tre – the gateway of the Mekong delta. Today’s ride will lead you right into the heart of the rural Mekong. The cycling begins after the bridge journey across the Tien River at My Tho.
The route takes you through narrow paths under shade of fruit trees, a section of biking cuts off road onto gravel and dirt lanes, and stroll around hamlets, across water channels, and through quiet dense vegetation. This makes for great biking. Lunch at local home then take the boat trip on the Mekong river also make the tour more colorful. Tr ... Read more »
The tunnels in Cu Chi were originally dug as hiding places for the Vietminh, the nationalist guerrillas who fought the colonial power,france,in the 1940s and 1950. The tunnels network of Cu Chi become famous as the stronghold of guerrillas during the VietNam war but bombed and chemical devastated area in the history of warfare.
Bus/car ,Transfer to Tan Phu Trung villages , we will test our bike ,cycling through villages,rice field ,rubber plantations,where may see workers harvest latex from the trees.Visit rice paper making home workshop before arriving in CuChi tunnels for the 15 minutes d ... Read more »
Views: 1875 | Added by: biketrailtours | Date: 11 Jun 09
Tour Code: BT02
Day 1: Sai Gon-Cai Be(L,D) Cycling 35 km
Pick up at hotel. Bus/car transfer 2 hours to My Tho boat dock for boat trip on the upper MeKong ,short walk on the island visit the local home enjoy fruits in season and contemplate the beauty landscape of canals by the rowboat. After noon , cycling 2,5 hours under shade of the fruit-trees and canals to Cai Be boat dock boarding on boat for homestay on island
Day 2: Cai Be-Can Tho( B,L,D) Cycling 60 Km
After breakfast at homestay, cycling 4km to ferry ... Read more »
Views: 1618 | Added by: biketrailtours | Date: 11 Jun 09
Tour Code: BT01
The park covers 71,920 Hectares of lowland forest and swamp in southern Viet Nam and is home to numerous birds and mammals. It is approximately 160 km (100 miles) north east of Ho Chi Minh City, from which it is accessible in approximately 3 hours. One of Vietnam's most important and largest National Parks, it is mostly situated at the northern edge of Ðông Nam Bô (South-eastern) region, but includes southern edge of Tây Nguyên (the Western Highlands).
The Javan rhinoceros still exists in the Cat Loc area, which is the last remaining population of this species on the Asian mainland. Other mammals include: a number of primate species including the endemic golden-cheeke ... Read more »
Views: 1707 | Added by: biketrailtours | Date: 11 Jun 09