Victoria Can Tho
Warm, tropical climate. This tour can be done year-round. Cycling in the cooler mornings and afternoons along the Mekong with lunch spent under shaded tree canopy. Optional midday break at the pool side or, of course, boating on the cooler river.
Reading and Viewing
Ooh la la.... The Lover
Rather than backtrack to Saigon, you may continue on across the border into Cambodia. We offer a four-hour, scenic boat ride up the Mekong River arriving in placid Phnom Penh. From there, the grand temples of Angkor are only an hour away by plane. Or join us for kayaking on picturesque Halong Bay in the north of Vietnam. See our detailed itinerary for options.
Discount for children and groups of 3 or more. Your tour fees cover almost everything, including equipment, all private transport, accommodation, bicycles and equipment, meals, bottled water, and emergency evacuation insurance, but please do confirm what is and what is not specifically included for your trip. New model Raleigh or Trek hybrid bicycle rental is included.
We modify our itineraries to keep every tour unique and spontaneous. This is a custom tour, all cycling and activities are at your desire, there is always a support vehicle and guide with you at all times. We pay special attention to ferreting out new routes and paths to new and unique sights. If you've also special interests, such as cuisine, photography, cottage industries or the like, please let us know and we'll plan these into your trip. Guides:
US Pro Champion Tony Cruz and Le Van Sinh
Is the guide a cyclist? You wouldn't think to ask a bicycle tour company this, but you should in Vietnam, where guides are paid from $10 to $100 a day, which of course can greatly affect the quality and safety of your trip. VeloAsia employs the best cycling guides in Vietnam, who have planned and organized more high-end tours than any other company.
Senior guide Le Van Sinh was born and raised in Saigon and famous for founding Vietnam's first tourist cafe that bears his name. He has traveled extensively throughout Vietnam for over a decade and is coauthor of Lonely Planet's Vietnam Guide and country atlases. Viet Nguyen has lead bicycle tours for over ten years specializing in Veteran's trips in the south and central highlands up to Anh Khe and other regions along the former DMZ. All of our guides are professionals with at least five years leading cycling trips through the Mekong Delta and trained by foreign staff.