Phong Nha Adventure Cycling Village Experience Tour Day Trip will take you deep into the villages around Phong Nha to learn about how local people make traditional rice wine with the Recycling war remnants, how rice is grown or how they train wild boars and how to make their magical peanut sauce. Swimming in the river and also taking nap on a hammock are available.
Accomplished : 25-40 kilometres / 16-22 miles cycling, River swimming (optional)
Tour Meets : Daily operation 08:15 – 08:30 at Phong Nha town
Tour Ends : Around 16:00 at meeting point.
Places Visited : The best rice wine shop; a pepper farm; a chili farm; Pub with a cold beer; Wild Boar farm and other sites
What to bring:sunglasses; sun-cream; shoes for cycling; swimming gear
Supplied: Water, soft drinks and snacks are all included and we supplies a mountain bike and helmet
08h00-08h30: We will pick you up at your hotel in Phong Nha to go to the starting point for briefing and to review the rules on village roads.
08h45: Cycling along Son river to reach to Bong Lai village with the opportunity to join in local farming activities in the rice paddies or peanut fields or learning how Vietnamese style popcorn is made.
Stop at Gia Hung village, where there is a local rice wine shop which is known as the best in the area.
Learn how to make rice wine - you are invited to taste some but not drink now!
Leaving the village, you will take a local ferry to reach to the other bank of Son river.
From here, we will be cycling on unpaved roads paths. After some uphill, descend into Bong Lai valley where we will see the Bong Lai river. Stop at a recently famous attraction of Phong Nha – the Pub with a cold beer. Take your cold beer or soft drink and enjoy the view from the hill in the fresh air.
Lunch with pork cooked in bamboo tree will be served at the Wild Boar Farm, where you will be touring the farm guided by the local couple who owns the farm. Free until time to cycle back the town via the paths that are off the beaten track, cross many beautiful rice fields (Jan-Aug)
Tour ends about 16h30.