The young people now are interested in motorcycle tours around Saigon. However, travelling by bicycle recently has been a new trend for the young to explore the new lands in their own way. And if you’re in Ho Chi Minh city, these destinations below are the best suggestions for Saigon bicycle tours.
Can Gio Beach
One of the top destinations for Saigon bike tours is Can Gio because this place is just located about 50 kilometres from the city centre. The stunning sea view and delicious food will hold tourists back.
It’s an interesting place where you want to immerse in nature with the beauty of the white sand beach, monkey island and Vam Sat mangrove forest.
Moreover, there is a seafood market here where you can buy a lot. The price is very reasonable, just from 40.000 dongs.
Binh My Riverside
Located in Binh My Commune, Cu Chi District and about 20 kilometres from the city centre, Binh My Riverside is an ideal place for a bike tour Ho Chi Minh city. A lot of young people come here to camp and relax because of the fresh and peaceful space.
This place also attracts people with many activities such as kayaking, swimming and fishing. In the evening, you can enjoy some grilled dishes or prepare a light meal.
Tan Lap floating village
If you have seen Banh Troi Nuoc MV of singer Hoang Thuy Linh, you can see the familiar scene of Tan Lap floating village in Long An.
The pristine forest will bring you wonderful experiences with a road throughout the forest. This road is not too large. Be careful when you cycle on it because there are many bends.
The ticket to enter this village is about 50.000 dong and you have to cycle 100 kilometres to get there. Therefore, you had better check your bicycle carefully and bring specialized equipment along before cycling in this road.
Chua Chan Mountain
The next destination for a bike tour Ho Chi Minh is Chua Chan Mountain. With the height of 837 metres, it seems to be the highest mountain near Ho Chi Minh City.
You can bring food along and stop at anywhere in your journey to have a picnic. The most interesting thing when coming here is to see the view from above.
On the way to the mountain, you can visit Da Lao stream and feel the cool water flowing from the Chua Chan Mountain. When you come back, you can visit Quang Buu pagoda with the peaceful scenes.
You should prepare well to be able to conquer 110 kilometres to get there. It’s a difficult but interesting challenge for those who are into cycling.
Tri An Lake
Located in Dong Nai, Tri An Lake is about 80 kilometres from Sai Gon. Coming here, you will have a new experience when floating on the lake and enjoy the fresh air. You can become a fisherman when you can fish yourself. Don’t forget to visit O Island, Dong Truong Island and enjoy the speciality here.
Being a beautiful beach, Long Hai attracts a lot of visitors at the weekend or holidays. Coming here, you can get exciting experiences when immersing in the cool water at Dinh Co beach, camping overnight and enjoy fresh seafood. Long Hai is about 100 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City.
Ba Den Mountain
Ba Den Mountain is the highest mountain in Southeastern Vietnam where any backpacker wants to conquer. You can see the amazing scene when standing on the top of the mountain. Ba Den Mountain is located in Tay Ninh Province, about 110 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh.
Ke Ga Cape
Ke Ga Cape has a strange name but it’s an attractive destination located in Binh Thuan province, about 180 kilometres from Ho Chi Minh City. You should not miss Dien Cape when travelling there. The lighthouse designed by the French engineer Chnavat in Dien Cape is the highest and oldest lighthouse in Southeast Asia.
Not only has an important role in the sea traffic, the lighthouse is also a unique tourist attraction. If you want to visit the lighthouse, you can take the boat to Ba islet then climb on the lighthouse to see the panoramic view.
With our suggestions above, hope that you will have wonderful experiences and nice bike food tour Ho Chi Minh as well. You can visit Saigon Free Day Tours for further information about Saigon.