Duration: the tour will take around 3-4 hours
Itinerary of the Cycling Tour
8:00 Gathering at The Hanoi Bicycle Collective (THBC): 29, Nhat Chieu, Tay Ho
A pleasant bicycle shop with the view of local life, is right on the side of West Lake with a beautiful view.
9:30 Mystifying shores of the Red River
The tour will take you along ceramic vendors, the banks of the Red River and old cemeteries. You will see Hanoi in a whole different way!
We will have a short stop for a local drink.
10:30 Markets and Long Bien Bridge
You will continue your tour passing by bustling markets, and then have a view of Long Bien Bridge – the symbol of the war, love, and Hanoi.
There will be a short break to stretch and have some water.
11:30 Bo De Pagoda
Bo De Pagoda is not only a religious site, but also an orphanage.
12:00 Lunch at a local shop
Relax and enjoy the delicious lunch at the local shop.
12:30 Back to THBC
Relax and enjoy the ride around West Lake, where there is a big contrast between the parts of old villages that are still left and the new buildings being built. And after this, return back to the starting point.