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Phong Nha Countryside Bicycle Tours is the most flexible and fun way to get to know Vietnamese people in the countryside. Cycling through the rice fields, villages and Meet local families, see their daily lives, taste their tasty local food …, This tour bring you unique activities that you will not find anywhere else in Vietnam for your great Phong Nha Experiences.
Vietnam’s countryside is filled with rice fields, and the cities with rice dishes. Rice fuels people’s stomachs as well as the economy. Vietnam is the second largest exporter of rice in the entire world. And Vietnam is also the seventh biggest consumer of rice according to the International Rice Research Institute.
Just as Vietnamese farmers continue their traditions of using buffalo to plow and turn the soil for their rice fields. They also continue to practice their traditional irrigation methods today. The farmers scoop water from large channels into the rice fields smaller irrigation channels with a handmade device made from strong wood and bamboo. Bamboo is used throughout Southeast Asia for a variety of uses, such as for roofs, construction, chopsticks, as well as for farming.
In the central region of Vietnam, there are typically two crops harvested per year. And by the summer, the rice farmers are on their second harvest of the year. The crop generally takes three and a half months to harvest, and afterwards the fields are left to restore themselves in preparation for the next harvest. People use rice for a multitude of things throughout Vietnam, such as for rice wine, rice noodles, rice vinegar, and rice crackers. People exploit the rice to its fullest potential so that nothing goes to waste.
Although a day in the life of a rice farmer is demanding and challenging, the work is fulfilling. Rice is a commodity in Vietnam, thus people taking pride in tending to the rice fields, and in cultivating a food so essential to both Vietnamese cuisine and the economy.
Phong Nha Countryside Bicycle Tour – Morning
Departure time: 08.30am, come back 13h00-13h30
Phong Nha bike tour is the most flexible and fun way to get to know Vietnamese people in the countryside. Cycling through the rice fields, villages and Meet local families, see their daily lives, taste their tasty local food …., This tour bring you unique activities that you will not find anywhere else in Vietnam for your great Phong Nha Experiences.
Option 1: Phong Nha – Bong lai village
Option 2 : Phong Nha – Thon Na Fishing Village
Inclusions: English speaking tour guide, Pick up & drop off at your hotel, All biking gear (bike, helmet, tool kit, water cage), Waters