Vietnam is a country to be discovered on foot. However, bicycling is the next best thing. Take a Walking or Cycling tour of 1930’s Vietnam to study the evolution of architecture from then to now. Enjoy a the best cycling tours in Hanoi, to and in the stunning Ba Vi National Park, which boasts a lofty mountain. Cycle around the Old Quarter, known for its marriage of French and Vietnamese colonial architecture. Hanoi Biking Travel organises daily private tours around Vietnam. Book the renowned Hanoi City Tour at this agency to truly soak in the Vietnamese lifestyle. Alternatively, The Village Discovery By Bike let’s you tour the Hanoi countryside and enjoy life outside the city. Its highlights including feeling the sea breeze from the Red River in your hair and face, visiting a pottery making village, exploring cultivations of banana, beans and corn. The tour is inclusive of an English speaking guide. You can also rent a cycle and move around Hoan Kiem Lake.
Experience regimentation at its strictest, at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to see the embalmed body of the infamous politician Ho Chi Minh. You may also like to make a trip to Hoa Lo Prison, which was used for the incarceration of American soldiers during the Vietnamese war. Don’t leave from Vietnam without having witnessed the mesmerising live performance of the Thang Long Water Puppets. On your way back, buy a puppet as a souvenir as ventriloquism is characteristic of Vietnam. Indulge in the best cycling tours in Hanoi and explore Vietnam through it quaint villages and traditional lifestyle.