5 Best Cycling Day Tours in Vietnam

Located in Asia, Vietnam is one of the top travel destinations around the world. If you want a thrilling experience, one that you wouldn’t wish to forget, this place calls for your attention. In case of vacation, honeymoon or exploring, you ought to try Vietnam for a change.

Well, there are numerous archeological sites, tourist attractions, stunning beaches and old temples that you would definitely enjoy.

Vietnamese adore bicycles.  You can quickly move around using Vietnamese cycles, also known as “xich lo” By doing this, you fully immerse yourself into their culture. Actually, the locals would perceive you as one of them.

This article covers terrific places you wouldn’t want to miss, when in Vietnam. Read on for the exclusive tips.

1. Hanoi

Hanoi is located on red river banks. There are colonial buildings and galleries.  With your bicycle, you can maneuver through the Hoan Kiem Lake also known as the ‘turtle’ lake. The best time for a stopover is during sunrise or sunset. Here, you would encounter joggers and couples.  Thus, you are sure not to miss the company. If you adore photos, you can have your photo sessions. Besides, what’s best than keeping those memories in a photograph?

You can visit the royal palace and the traditional villages.  Later on, enjoy the Asian puppets tradition.

2. Hue

Also known as the royal city. It has the best hotels, restaurants, and monuments.  This is a political site. Traditional empires and royal palaces are found here.  Other interesting places include;

  • Tombs – examples include; Minh Mang, Khai Dinh, and Dong Khanh.
  • Citadels -located in the northern side of the Perfume River. There are Four citadels which were used to build the capital; Tu Cam Thanh, (imperial city) Dai Noi (inner city), Hoang Thanh (royal city) and Tran Binh Dai city.
  • Pagodas -this is an architectural building with an octagonal sign and its 21 meters in height.

Lastly, you enjoy the springs which produce hot mineral water.

3. Hoian

If you’ve ever heard of the term beautiful, simple and pretty. This place in Vietnam defines it all.  Here, there are several beaches such as An Bang, and Cua Dai beaches. As you ride around here, you enjoy the quietness and the calmness of the countryside.

If you love clothes, equip yourself with money. There are more than 400 tailors, who ensure that you get what you deserve. You just choose from the best.

Just walking on the paddy rice fields while watching the clear blue skies has a soothing effect. Moreover, you encounter the water buffalo. Visiting Japanese bridge and temples would live you with an unforgettable experience.

4. Ho Chi Minh

This town makes history alive.  Years ago, Vietnam and America got into a war. It lasted for 30 years. You can term it as a ‘never-ending war.’ Located here is a war remnant museum. Inside, there are items like bombs, war machines, tanks, American & Vietnam documentations and also photographs.  Unfortunately, this place offers unpleasant experiences. If you can’t handle that, please don’t visit.

That aside, there are Cu Chi tunnels which the soldiers used. You can visit here, to experience history.

Another fantastic place is the Cao Dai temple. This religion is composed of small tiny fragments of Buddhism, Christians, Taoism, and Confucianism. You would love how the congregants of this church look adorable in white robes.

5. Nha Trang

This is a must visit place in Vietnam. Also known as Riviera of East Vietnam Sea.  Found here are spectacular waterfalls, serene islands, fabulous beaches, and enchanting mountains.  Activities to be enjoyed include fishing and picnics.

Furthermore, there is an oceanographic museum, which hold marine life. Inside, there are components as lionfish, local fish, and turtle and roof sharks. Lastly, after a long stressful day, there is Ba hot spring center. Apart from making you relax, it detoxifies your body and supplies minerals to it.

Vietnam travels offer incredible feeling. One thing for sure, you wouldn’t be the same again. With all this fun places to visits and attractions to enjoy. You would reenergize.  Finally, you would long to go there all over again.