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The right number of like-minded travellers to make new friends.
Your dates. Your group. Our expertly-designed itinerary.
Tailored to your interests, a bespoke travel experience.
Combines the hallmarks of any B&R itinerary (excellent hotels and beautiful routes) with the freedom of pacing each day exactly the way you like.
Throughout the day, a knowledgeable local guide provides insider access and expert tips. At night, you can explore and dine on your own.
Our B&R guides are with you throughout, anticipating needs, translating languages, providing advice and—above all—facilitating fun.
“I can’t say I really ‘work out,’ but I’m in good shape and am relatively active.”
“I enjoy a good walk or ride, and feel comfortable while on the move.”
“I get moving at least once a week, and don’t mind a little sweat.”
“I get moving a few times per week and enjoy some exertion.”
“I want to feel invigorated each day and going hard is how I like to do that.”
Three countries; endless possibilities
We begin Hanoi and make our way towards Ninh Binh, where we’ll cycle for two days through tropical countryside. Continue to Laos, discovering a UNESCO-protected city filled with colonial architecture, a Buddhist legacy and miles of Mekong-side riding. Complete your journey exploring Siem Reap’s ancient Khmer temples of Angkor and the overwhelmingly friendly people of Cambodia. Seeing all three of these countries by bicycle is the perfect way to connect in an intimate and memorable way.
*Price is inclusive of $395 internal flights
B&R Travel Expert Nathan Lane was named Vietnam’s Top Travel Specialist 2019 by Condé Nast. He has spent the last 13 years crafting incredible adventures in this ever-changing country—no one knows it better!
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Day by Day
Cycle through Ninh Binh's local villages, getting a taste of daily life in rural Vietnam. Arrive at the Emeralda, your gorgeous home for the next two nights.
Bike into idyllic countryside towards a pristine village temple. Enjoy a homemade lunch in a unique setting and then spend the afternoon either cycling, boating or enjoying the Emeralda's pool and spa.
Explore Hanoi's trendy West Lake area before boarding your flight to Luang Prabang. Dinner tonight involves a special Lao welcome at a century-old villa with a traditional Lao Baci well-wishing ceremony.
Enjoy a morning cycle and board a boat bound for nearby Pak Ou cave cruising down the Mekong River. Then, embark on a walking tour to Wat Xieng Thong, a beautiful temple dating back to the 16thC.
Rise early to witness an extraordinary ritual. Then, take a morning market walk through the enchanting city of Luang Prabang, followed by breakfast under the picture perfect, multi-tiered cascades of the Tad Kouang Si waterfalls.
Discover the temples of Angkor Wat with our local guide, including the famed wild jungle temple of Ta Prohm. Tonight, dinner is at one of the best restaurants in town.
Dig deeper into the Bayon temple complex today, which houses one of the finest examples of classical Khmer architecture there is. After lunch, the afternoon choice is yours to either take another great bike ride or hike through the Cambodia countryside—your choice!
Enjoy breakfast at your leisure this morning before being driven to the airport in time for your departure.
Park Hyatt Siem Reap, Siem Reap
The perfect combination of old-world charm, culinary splendour and modern-day luxury. Located in the heart of Siem Reap, this central oasis offers world-class facilities, the finest rooms, exquisite food and tranquil tropical gardens. It sits close by to the renowned 12th-century ruins of Angkor Wat.
Sofitel Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang
Built upon a UNESCO site, this former Governor’s mansion is a beautifully redesigned oasis of calm. Centrally located, this boutique hotel offers tastefully designed suites in addition to a spa and pool, blending classic colonial design and contemporary Asian style. This is serenity and magic in the heart of Luang Prabang.
Emeralda Resort, Ninh Binh
Neighbouring Ninh Binh’s Van Long Nature Reserve, the lush grounds of Emeralda offer breathtaking views of the surrounding tropical forest and mountain range. The resort supports its local roots, designed with traditional Vietnamese materials and offering fresh local produce at all three restaurants.
I don’t know how B&R does it – the quality of their trips is so consistently high! Just when we think they couldn’t do anything as good as our last trip, they do! Another fantastic experience with B&R.— Carolyn Zaslaw
Felt like I had everything I needed in terms of packing, expectations for activities, visas, etc. They reached out early and often, which I appreciated. I never felt like I had to reach out to them.—Elizabeth Berman
The biking is along flat roads, and the walking is on the paths through the temple complexes.
Relatively flat but will include inclines and the occasional climb or two.Read more on our Activity Levels
What’s included? Everything you need. Plus everything you’d
want. Plus a few things you never knew you wanted ‘til you got them.
In a word: everything. In ninety words? Signature B&R guides; local experts; unique, unforgettable biking and walking routes; private tours; authentic local cuisine; lessons and demonstrations; local artisanal wines; wine tastings; all victuals and libations; all the endorphins you can handle; new insight; interesting, fun and like-minded travel companions; a feeling of total freedom. In short: an extraordinary, hassle-free journey of discovery.
- All hotel accommodation
- Meals as indicated with wine.
- Services of B&R-trained local guide(s)
- Detailed maps and water bottle
- All special events and private tours
- All transportation from rendezvous to drop-off
- Visa to Laos and Cambodia
- Internal flights: Hanoi – Luang Prabang – Siem Reap.
You can’t enjoy a great biking trip without a really great bike. On this trip you’ll be riding a customized Hybrid Cannondale. Flat handlebars, a heavier frame, and wider tires provide a wonderfully stable ride. We also equip you with handlebar bag, helmet and water bottle.
Sometimes your B&R trip simply isn’t long enough! Extend your stay for the best vacation possible. If you wish to spend a few days in region either before or after your official B&R trip, and need assistance making those plans, your B&R Travel Advisor can help.
Call us to create an independent travel experience that fits your needs—we can also arrange for a local guide.
Spend more time in Southeast Asia
We strongly encourage you to extend your trip in this region with a pre- or post-trip to Cambodia and exotic Laos or squeeze in some beach time in Thailand. In addition, you may want to spend another day or two exploring Hanoi—it offers great shopping, restaurants and a hip art gallery scene.
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