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10 Best Places To Travel In Vietnam By Bike

Meta: Visit Vietnam by bike is one of the ways to help you have a memorable experience while also helping you to exercise. Join us to find out 10 tourist destinations you should know if you want to travel to Vietnam by bicycle.

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Vietnam is famous for its beautiful scenery, from vast rice fields to long coastline, enchanting beaches and huge mountains. But what makes cycling adventures in Vietnam so exciting for tourists? Let’s explore the 10 best places to travel in Vietnam by Bike with us!

1. Sapa

Sapa is located in the mountainous region of Northern Vietnam. This place has the beauty of paradise with soft clouds hovering between the mountains. In addition to the beautiful mountain biking route, you can also meet many ethnic minorities and experience dangerous roads. Due to the special characteristics of the mountains, the rice fields here are terraced fields. In the harvest season, yellow color will be dyed the whole field, creating a very poetic and lyrical scene.


2. Moc Chau

Moc Chau is a small peaceful town of Son La province in Northern Vietnam. It is home to some of the best teas in Vietnam. In recent years, this place is becoming a tourist attraction thanks to that large green tea field. Not only that, Moc Chau also has a wonderful, extremely pleasant climate, the most wonderful place to travel by bicycle in Vietnam. In the spring, when cycling on the roads, you can see the wildflowers bloom by the roadside and the pure light mists hovering in the sky.

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3. Ba Be Lake and Nattional Park

Ba Be belongs to Bac Kan province, located in the North of Vietnam. The scenery here is amazing with towering limestone mountains, deep valleys, dense forests, many waterfalls, caves and lakes. In addition, the national park also has rich biodiversity with hundreds of unnamed plant species and hundreds of other wildlife species.

​​Not only that, but this place also attracts tourists thanks to the stilt houses of Tay, Dao and Mong ethnic minorities. The most famous tourist area here is Ba Be Lake. With a length of 8km and a width of 400m, Ba Be Lake deserves the title of “the emerald of the North of Vietnam”.

ba be national park

4. Mekong Delta

The road in the Mekong Delta (southern Vietnam) is a more comfortable and easier bike path than the mountainous areas, making it the best place for your Vietnam bike tours. The landscape here is both familiar and strange, with vast rice fields reaching to the horizon. It has a dense network of rivers and canals – where people can live and move right on the river. Cyclists can experience fanciful riverside towns, vibrant greenery, and enjoy fruit floating on the river.

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5. Cat Tien National Park

Cat Tien National Park is located in the south of Vietnam, 150 km north of Ho Chi Minh City. Cat Tien National Park has rich biodiversity of tropical rainforest. Therefore, the park is ideal for mountain biking and learning about wildlife. Riding a mountain bike in the jungle and breathing in the fresh air is sure to invigorate your soul, while also making your muscles toned and stronger.

cat Tien National Park

6. Cham Island

Cham Island is a pristine island about 18km long off the coast of Hoi An. The island has amazingly rich biodiversity and is recognized by UNESCO as a world biosphere reserve. There are many ways to cycle on the island: you can cycle along the coast and around the island to experience both the sea and the green forest on either side, or you can visit a fishing village by riding deep into the island.

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7. Hai Van Pass

If you are looking for a true adventure, then Hai Van Pass should be on your list of places to visit on your Japanese mountain bike. You can start from Hue and aim for Da Nang by going through Hai Van Pass. The roads are paved and built on winding roads.

However, the scenery here is extremely beautiful, well worth the effort you put in. Going on Hai Van pass, you will see one side of the majestic mountains, giant cliffs and the other side is the vast ocean.

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8. Da Lat

Da Lat is a city located on the Langbian Plateau of the Central Highlands of Vietnam. Most cyclists will choose to ride to the foot of Langbiang Mountain, then ride along forest trails to Victory Lake and Valley of Love. The bike ride includes uphill and downhill sections. In Da Lat, you will have the opportunity to see beautiful waterfalls along the way.

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9. Hoi An

Hoi An is a place worth going if you’re looking for a comfortable bike tour. Terrain such as the countryside and city will make for an easy Vietnam bike tour but can still give you a glimpse of nature and opportunities to experience the landscape and lifestyle of rural Vietnam. Rice fields, water buffalo, bamboo houses and bamboo ranges are iconic images of Vietnam. It can be said that Hoi An city is a very wonderful city, carrying on its wild, ancient and poetic beauty.

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10. Cat Ba National Park

Cat Ba National Park is located on an island in northern Vietnam and east of Hai Phong province. It is one of the most important nature reserves in Vietnam with a large collection of extremely rare animals and plants. A special feature about Cat Ba National Park is that you can cycle around here. There are many beautiful beaches, waterfalls, caves, limestone mountains and valleys waiting for you ahead.

Cat Ba National Park bike tour


There are many interesting and wonderful tourist destinations for your trip in Vietnam by bike. We have suggested a few places for your trip if you want to explore this S-shaped country by bike. Contact us at a website www.mbtvietnam.com, gmail: alan@mtbvietnam.com or hotline (+84)985333066 for advice on trips. We are very pleased to serve you in Vietnam.

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