A cycling road at Moc Chau

Moc Chau Cycling - 3 Days

Moc Chau Plateau in Son La has the average elevation of over 1,000m above sea level and a cool climate all year round. Our mountain biking tour is a hard adventure to discover the heavenly beauty Moc Chau for 3 days 2 nights.

On the trip, we'll ride our bike on steep mountain roads, village trails and dirt paths in Hoa Binh and Son La Provinces.Hills around Moc Chau

The right time to do the trip is from November through April. Accommodation is at an ethnic family surrounded by idyllic nature. Apart from physical challenge, the trip provides you with an opportunity to have more understanding of the local ethnic minorities and their culture.

Day-to-day itinerary
Day1    Hanoi – Moc Chau (190km, Cycling 100km) (L/D)
Day2    Moc Chau Biking (40km) (B/L/D)
Day3    Moc Chau – Mai Chau – Hanoi (190km, Cycling 70km) (B/L)

Included services

  • English-speaking tour guide;
  • Lunch at a local restaurant;
  • Bike with helmet;
  • Support vehicle;
  • 4 bottles of water (500ml/bottle) per person per cycling day;
  • Admission fees for visits on itinerary;

Excluded services

  • Insurance of any types;
  • Others not mentioned as included above.

Day1    Hanoi – Moc Chau (190km, Cycling 100km) (L/D) Cycling road to Moc Chau

0800 A.M Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Hoa Binh by car. From Hoa Binh City, we get our bike and cycle uphill amid rolling hills, rice fields, sugarcane plantations, gardens of oranges.
Lunch en route.
After lunch, we travel by car for 1 hour and then pedal amid the fresh air and stunning mountains into Moc Chau Plateau.
Accommodation with homestay.

Day2    Moc Chau Biking (40km) (B/L/D)
Breakfast at the homestay.
Full day exploring Moc Chau Plateau and learn about the local tea industry, milk industry. On our cycling today, we visit Thai and Hmong communities. Most of our biking is on trails amid tea plantations, gardens of plums and peaches, meadows with fresh air and breathtaking scenery.
Picnic lunch.
Accommodation with homestay.

Day3    Moc Chau – Mai Chau – Hanoi (190km, Cycling 70km) (B/L)
Breakfast at the homestay.
Cycle on a deserted back road to Mai Chau Valley, home to White Thai villages.
We have lunch in Mai Chau at a house on stilts and have time for a walking tour of the communities. Then, travel back to Hanoi by car. We arrive back in Hanoi in late afternoon concluding our biking adventure to Moc Chau Plateau.

Mai Chau Valley
Mai Chau Valley