If Hanoi is the head of Vietnam, Soc Son is its timbered crown. Located directly north of the capital city, this charming district harbors several lakes and mountains, blanketed by deep forests. Unlike more tropical regions of Vietnam, Soc Son offers a more temperate climate, with the landscape resembling the pine-scented serenity of the American Adirondacks, all within the charms of northern Vietnam.
Hiking and trekking with – a 12-14 km trek in Day.
Climate From July to September, the climate is usually humid and hot.
From October to June brings cooler and more pleasant weather.
Our experienced and friendly Tour Guide(s) speak excellent English or French.
They are extremely knowledgeable about local cultures, history and the environment
– 1 lunch.
We choose local ingredients, typical of the way people eat in the area, at local restaurants, markets or homes.
English speaking tour guide
Pick up/drop off at your hotel
CHILD: Age: 15 - 17
ADULT: Age: 18 - 80
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Minimum age is 15 years
Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Regular temperature checks for staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Face masks provided for travellers
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
Not recommended for pregnant travelers
Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
What To Expect
Marco Polo Travel Vietnam Mountain Bike Private Day Tours
We begin early in the morning, at 7:30, when Marco Polo tour guide and vehicle will pick you up in Hanoi and drive you westward for 55km to reach Soc Son mountain.
After a 1.5-hour ride, we reach the town and start our day of trekking with a 2-hours trek on flat climb up to the summit of Ham Lon peak (10km ) . On This peak is the high point of trekking route , rest time for delicious picnic lunch will be served in the temple at this peak overlooking the landscape . After lunch take difficult trails trekking down to last point ( 4km ) meet the car back to Hanoi.
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