Half Day Hanoi Rural Life By Bicycle

  • DepartingDaily
  • Days1
  • StyleShort Trips
  • From$83USD

Enjoy a biking tour that explores Hanoi’s spectacular surrounding countryside. Cross floating pottery villages on the banks of the Red River and view lush rice paddies at every turn. This half day tour is a great way to explore rural Vietnam and is perfect for active travelers.

Start Hanoi, Vietnam
Finish Hanoi, Vietnam
Destination Vietnam
Style Short Trips

Physical rating ***
Ages Not required
Group size Min 2 paxs

Small groups

Average group size of 10 paxs

Local leaders

Local food, accommodation and transport

Responsible travel

Make a difference in the world, just by exploring it


Today’s tour will begin at 8:00 or 13:30. Leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind for this experience of cycling the Hanoi countryside. After a safety briefing and bike fitting, start pedaling through the small back alleys of Bac Bien Village. Arrive at the banks of the Duong River and board a local ferry for a short crossing, enjoying the scenes as the boat glides across the water.

Back on the bikes, pedal parallel to the river then turns into quaint villages. This presents the perfect opportunity to discover traditional local houses, ancient pagodas and temples, lively markets, and gardens. Stop often for photos or simply to enjoy the atmosphere of authentic Vietnamese country life. Pop into a family’s house for a visit, learning about their daily life while sipping tea.

Following this insightful bike ride through Hanoi’s outskirts, pedal back into town and return to the hotel for a chance to freshen up.

Traveling by bicycle is an eco-friendly, emissions-free way to sightsee

Form requirements: Participants in any adventure travel will be required to complete and submit a signed terms and conditions agreement including voluntary participation, assumption of risk, release from liability and hold harmless provisions. Where minors are involved, parental or guardian permission may also be required. Travel documentation will not be released unless these forms are complete and on file with Exo Travel adventures.

Meal Included: Lunch


Our services include

  • Transfer by private taxi from and back to your hotel
  • Exotissimo English speaking first aid qualified biking guide
  • Quality bikes with helmets (Trek or Giant; 24-speed gears)
  • Ferry ticket – for both riders and bikes.
  • Sightseeing entrance fees where required
  • Water (bottled) and snacks.

Our services do not include

  • Other meals than mentioned
  • Other services than mentioned
  • International and domestic Flights
  • Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
  • Tips, Travel insurance

Important notes

  • This program may alter due to local conditions, the strength of the group, and other unexpected circumstances. We will do our very best to adhere to the set itinerary, however, we cannot be held responsible for any last-minute changes that might occur. In all such circumstances, your biking or guide will have the final say.
  • Booking minimum of 24 hours in advance.
  • Time:

+ Summer season: 07:30 – 12:30 / 14:00 – 19:00

+ Winter season: 08:00 – 13:00 / 13:30 – 19:00

  • Always up to date with the latest prices and you can book directly online 24/7!

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