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Charity Cycling Trip to GuanYin Pagoda

Charity Cycling Trip to GuanYin Pagoda

$75 per person
  • 35km rural biking trip
  • Modern MTB bikes with logistics services
  • Visit to S’Tieng village and farms
  • Vegetarian lunch at GuanYin pagoda
  • Cultural exchange with charity activities

Charity activity

Support GuanYin pagoda and raise fund for noble cause and providing tuition for all the children during the current school year 2018-2019

Raise the funds to provide daily necessities needed at the pagoda such as shower gel, shampoo, dishwashing liquid, cleaning liquid, laundry detergent, fabric softener, toothbrush, face towels, medicines…

Schedule 

7:00    Depart from Sai Gon to Long Thanh

8:30    Stop at meeting point, get bike and receive the instructions to use mountain bike

8:45    Start the journey of 30km on bike to travel through rural residential area, rubber plantation, S’Tieng ethnical village, cashew nut gardens, cassava farms…

11:00  Arrive GuanYin pagoda to attend worship to Buddha.

12:30-13:30   Have vegetarian lunch cooked by nuns

13:30-15:30   Organize and conduct games for child from pagoda & ethnical S’Tieng village nearby

15.30-16:00   Finish game & say goodbye

16:00-17:30   Back to Ho Chi Minh City

Tour price:

  • 1,690.000 VNĐ/ person ( for group of 25- 30 people)
  • For participants with own bike: 1.490.000 VNĐ/ person.
  • For participants riding own bike from Saigon-LongThanh-Saigon: 1.190.000 VNĐ/

Services included

  • The cash contribution of 150.000 VNĐ/ person
  • Transportation
  • Professional full size mountain bikes with helmet
  • Professional cycling guides and mechanics
  • Host conducting games, equipment & speakers
  • Mineral water, fruits & snacks along the biking track
  • Vegetarian lunch at pagoda
  • Travel insurance.

Costumes and items needed

  • Sports clothes suitable for outdoor activities (no jean or kaki)
  • Sports footwear ( old shoes are more suitable as crossing the swamp)
  • Sunscreen
  • Anti- mosquito and insect repellent cream
  • Gloves ( can use ones for motorcycles)
  • Raincoat
  • Slippers (replace wet shoes if needed)
  • Clothes and towels for refresh yourself after the ride)
  • Small backpack (around 2kg).
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  • Departure/Return Location
    Saigon / Saigon
  • Departure Time
    07:00 AM
  • Return Time
    Approximately 18:00 PM

Tour Location

Long Thanh Commun

GuanYin Pagoda in Long Thanh Commun, Dong Nai Province

GuanYin pagoda was established 11 years ago and managed by buddhist nun Thich Nu Dieu Thong. This spiritual home base providing shelter for the homeless and traditional religious services for the unfortunate ones. The main objective of the pagoda is making and selling incenses to the pagodas in the region, providing vegetarian restaurants to pagoda visitors. (Monthly fixed expense is roughly 15,000VND/month. Tuition for all the children during the current school year is roughly 30,000VND/year)
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