November 29, 2016

Uong Bi Quang Ninh

Uong Bi Quang Ninh is a rural district of Quang Ninh Province in the north east Vietnam. Uong Bi district covers an area of 240 km². The district might not be an ideal place for mountain biking, challenging bike tours. But the area offers a range of off the beaten path road cycling tours which can be great for those who like to discover Vietnam countryside and rural villages.

Uong Bi Map

Uong Bi is divided into 9 wards and 2 communes including Phuong Nam, Phuong Dong, Yen Thanh, Nam Khe, Quang Trung, Trung Vuong, Thanh Son, Bac Son, Vang Danh, Thuong Yen Cong, and Dien Cong.

Getting to Uong Bi Quang Ninh

The best way to get to Uong Bi from Hanoi is to rent a car with driver. You will be picked up at your place in Hanoi and brought straight to Uong Bi. The journey takes about 4 hours on road. Those who are on budget can take local public bus from My Dinh/Gia Lam/Giap Bat bus station. Taking a guided tour (with a tour guide) is highly recommended. A guide is really helpful in such an off the beaten track place like Uong Bi Vietnam.

Uong Bi Weather

Uong Bi’s climate is symbolic of the climate of North Vietnam weather; featuring all four seasons. In summer, it is hot, humid and rainy, while monsoons flourish. The average annual temperature recorded is 22.9 °C. In winter, it is cold (between 1 and 3 °C), dry, and sees little rainfall (between 150 mm and 400 mm). The average humidity is 82 percent. Annual average rainfall, influenced by north-eastern monsoons, varies between 1,700 mm and 2,400 mm (maximum recorded is 2751 mm), with rainfall concentrated in the summer months for 90 to 170 days, particularly in July and August.

Cycling around Uong Bi

Cycling in Uong Bi Vietnam to discover another Vietnam off the beaten path place which still stays away from mass tourism. Uong Bi district has sealed, paved roads offering fantastic bike rides for enthusiastic road cyclists and countryside explorers. We have a range of road cycling trips and easy family bike tours around Uong Bi and Quang Ninh region, providing options for both those who want some easy fun day bicycle tours and those who prefer long flat rides.

Quang Ninh Itineraries

Check out our best Quang Ninh itineraries including Quang Ninh classic tours, Halong bay cruise tours, Quang Ninh bike ride that are designed for small group tours and family travel. Traveling these all-inclusive packages you will discover the province of Quang Ninh as well as other non-touristy places in the northern region of Vietnam.