BIKING 2 days/1night - DA LAT OFF ROAD ODYSSEY
Da Lat's specific sights are pine wood (forming the name: "City of thousands of pine tree") with roads twists and turns and tree marigold (Vietnamese: dã quỳ) blossom in the winter. This city has a unique temperate weather in such a tropical country like Vietnam. Mist cover valleys almost the year leads to its name "City of eternal spring".
Da Lat is also known as an area for science research in the fields of biotechnology and nuclear physics.
With its cool climate the whole year over, Da Lat is the area that supplies temperate agriculture products for all over Vietnam, for example, cabbage and cauliflower. Its flower industry produces two typical flowers which are hydrangea (Vietnamese: cẩm tú cầu) and golden everlasting (Vietnamese: hoa bất tử). Confectionary industry also offer a wide range of mứt- a kind of fruit preserves made from strawberry, mulberry, sweet potato, rose.
Day 1: Da Lat Northwest Odyssey (B, L, D)
The first day will begin with a 6km cycle from Da Lat to the trailhead. The trail follows the same path as outlined in Northern Exposure, with rolling terrain through beautifully forested hills. After a 25-minute uphill climb to the summit, we’ll enjoy a picnic lunch and then continue our journey west towards Langbiang. After another 1 to 2 hours of riding Vietnam Bike Tours’ll pass through the Lat Minority Village and arrive at the campsite for the night. The Langbiang Campsite has beautiful bungalows nestled up against the base of the mountain in a very secluded valley. Dinner will be served at the campsite.
Day 2: Da Lat City Explore (B, L)
This ride probably offers the best sampling of single-track downhill riding in the Da Lat area. On this excursion, you’ll visit numerous attractions in Da Lat City: the Crazy House, King Bao Dai's Summer Palace, Lam Ty Ni Pagoda, the Valley of Love, Da Lat Flower Garden, Langbiang view, the Railway Station and around Xuan Huong Lake. The view is outstanding as you cycle past pine-forested hills and picturesque small farms dotting the valleys you ride through.
- Support vehicle to carry gear, luggage, first aid
- English speaking tour guide
- Pick up & drop off at your hotel
- Meals as mentioned (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
- All biking gear (bike, helmet, tool kit, water cage)
- Water, snacks, soft drinks, and fresh fruit on cycling days
Departure Dates: Daily
Group Size: Maximum of ten cyclists
Price: Rates vary. Please contact us to get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs*