SAIGON OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH


Explore vibrant Saigon Vietnam bike tour

Price

45 usd

Departure

07.30 am Daily

Duration

4,5 Hours

Distance

~ 15km

Jackfruit has tailored an authentic travel experiences Vietnam bike tour

 

This 4,5-hour bicycle experiences will show you Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City that casual visitors rarely see.

Each tour is done slightly different but the highlights include District 4 with its tiny alley “hem” cultures, busy Chinatown in District 5 to visit and understand how Chinese community in Saigon contribute a big part to economic in Vietnam in the past and now. And then District 10 where we visit wholesales flowers market, urban apartment complex’s where you can discover how the local here live and get the feeling of belong to the city.

We always stop for photos along the way because how else will you remember all of the sights of Saigon! This tour is perfect for families, friends, groups, and anyone who wants to experience Saigon city in a whole new way.

The end of the trip we stop at a local restaurant for a light meal before riding back.

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Explore Saigon like an insider. Jackfruit team members dedicate to design the amazing experience Vietnam bike tour

Joining Vietnam bike tour at Jackfruit you also be a part of movement to create a strong impact to local community

 Jackfruit create totally fresh experience without any scripts to connect you with locals through Vietnam bike tour

We understand that as you travel, there are not only visit the most popular tourist spots but there is many more meaningful thing you want to explore. When joining half day Saigon urban exploration Vietnam bike tour from Jackfruit, there is a time you have truly connected to the city and locals along. 

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As a part of our Social Responsibility, Jackfruit is trying to support the locals as most as we can. Besides the commitment to 10% profit spending for community development projects, we are also making connections with locals on the way and supporting their work such as buying fresh drinks, and local foods.

As long as our journey starts, we will ride through many small alleys, and tiny streets…to get you the experiences of how local people live. There is also many small chats with locals unscripted with local along the way. Start your Vietnam Adventure Cycling Tours with us today. 

All you need to know

On our tours, we are guests at local and more conservative communities, including temples. Please allow us to ask you to dress more conservatively out of respect for the local community.

FOR YOUR OWN CONVENIENCE We recommend you wear light, comfortable clothing with a hat to keep the sun off your head. For footwear, we recommend closed shoes or sports sandals for maximum protection and control during your tour. For your own safety, we discourage the use of ‘flip flops’ as they often compromise the ability of the rider to control his/her bicycle on the tour. The liberal use of sunscreen is also highly encouraged.

Personal sunscreen

Drinking water bottle (As Jackfruit Adventure is a sustainable cycling tour, we highly recommend you bring your own water)

Most of our guides are English-speaking local Vietnamese.

  • Local fresh fruits + coffee/fresh juice
  • Bicycles + Helmets
  • Experienced Jackfruit Guide Leader
  • Jackfruit Guide Supporters (first aid kit/ bike fixing /ponchos.. )
  • Accidental Insurance

We will never cancel a tour due to rain! The weather in Saigon Ho Chi Minh city is divided into 2 seasons which are rain and dry season. Rain season begins in May and ends by end of October. The rain in Saigon normally won’t last for long. In light rain, we provide ponchos to our customers and cycle on.

Joining one of our bicycle tours in Saigon Ho Chi Minh City is a wonderful refreshing adventure all year round. The activity of cycling (as opposed to walking), will always create a breeze to help cool you down. We are also aided by the fact that Saigon terrain is very flat and we cycle at a leisurely pace. In addition, plenty of cold drinks and rest stops along the way will keep you refreshed for the adventure

We pride ourselves on being an alternative to bring unique experiences by taking our customers to the REAL, urban vibrant local life on Saigon. As such, our tours do not go to typical mass tourism attractions like the Independent Palace, Post Office, War Museum etc. We travel into the local communities to places that are typically inaccessible to the average traveler. Please do not be concerned about duplicating location visits on your own during the rest of your time in Saigon Ho Chi Minh city.