Vietnam Motorbike Tour
Vietnam Motorbike Tour - 08 Days
You will discover
Day 01Hanoi – Thac Ba (L/D)
Day 02Thac Ba – Bac Ha (B/L/D)
Day 03Bac Ha – Hoang Su Phi (B/L/D)
Day 04Hoang Su Phi – Ha Giang (B/L/D)
Day 05Ha Giang – Dong Van (B/L/D)
Day 06Dong Van – Meo Vac – Bao Lac (B/L/D)
Day 07Bao Lac – Ba Be Lake (B/L/D)
Day 08Babe Lake trip – Ride to Hanoi (B/L/-)
You will be interested in:
- Riding on the amazing roads with beautiful landscapes.
- Discover the minority ethnic groups with their customs and daily life.
- Marvelous rice terrace and ethnic villages with rural idyllic landscapes.
- Grandiose Ma Pi Leng Pass.
- Splendid panorama in Me - Lup - Tha village.
- Boat trip in Ba Be Lake.
- Discover the traditional local dishes and specialties.
Day 01 : Hanoi – Thac Ba (L/D)
Our professional English speaking will meet you at your hotel and transfer to motorbike garage to take dirt bikes for your trip (125CC).
After some first training and learn the traffic regulation with our guide, we will depart to Thac Ba - inhabit of Zao ethnic with white trousers. This is good ideal for motorbike passing place as its ecological, beautiful and peaceful lake.
Thac Ba is an artificial lake used for hydroelectric. In front of your eyes, you will admire the huge valley covered by water and numerous hilltops like hundreds of islets which bringing a certain charm to the lake.
Arrive in Thac Ba, enjoy lunch at homestay and in the afternoon, leave your motorbikes at the village and take a boat trip in the magical lake. The first stop is to discover the village of Zao ethnic group with white trousers.
Back to the home stay for shower and dinner.
Overnight in the house on stilts (mattress, mosquito nets, outside wc).
Riding time: 3-4 hours – 170km.
Day 02 : Thac Ba – Bac Ha (B/L/D)
In the morning, we could ride along the shores of Thac Ba Lake in the center of a verdant wilderness. Along the way, encounter untouched ethnic group of Tay and Nung in the middle of authentic villages with hundreds of house on stilts covered with thatch.
Depart to Bac Ha, located at the altitudes of 1000m, Bac Ha is home to several ethnic group such as colorful Hmong, Phu La and Tays. Bac Ha is well known for its weekly colorful Sunday market surrounded by wild and beautiful scenery. Bac Ha market is not only for goods exchange but also the culture exchange of the ethnic groups for centuries.
Lunch on the way and arrive in Bac Ha in the late afternoon.
Enjoy your stay in Bac Ha.
Riding time: 4-6 hours – 180km
Day 03 : Bac Ha – Hoang Su Phi (B/L/D)
After breakfast, we ride to visit the town and luckily, the colorful Bac Ha market on Sunday.
Depart to Hoang Su Phi along the gorgeous and amazing route for any motorcyclist.
Arrive in Hoang Su Phi in the late afternoon.
Overnight in Vinh Quang town and enjoy a dinner in a simple local restaurant by the stream of the town.
Riding time: 5-6 hours – 100km.
Day 04 : Hoang Su Phi – Ha Giang (B/L/D)
Hoang Su Phi is well known for great rice terraces. This is the non-touristic area. The great way to discover this land is by motorbike. Riding along the zigzag roads to capture the great views of the valleys, rice terraces and splendid mountain ranges will be a highlight in your experiences.
Arrive in Ha Giang in the middle afternoon; keep riding to the Me - Lup – Tha Village. Featuring peaceful beauty, these villages included hundreds of houses on wooden stilts and covered by palm leaves. In frond of houses, there are small ponds for raising fishes and water hyacinths cultivation for pigs. Arrive in Tha Village, a village on the palm hills with rice fields. This will give you a rest in the serenity.
Check in your home stay and take the rest after a long day riding. Walk around the village to catch the daily life rhythm in the mountain before sunset.
Enjoy local delicious dinner.
Overnight at home stay (basic comfort, house on stilts)
Riding time: 6-8 hours – 150km.
Day 05 : Ha Giang – Dong Van (B/L/D)
Breakfast at homestay, say goodbye the host and get on your bikes for another adventurous day to Dong Van - Karst Plateau Geopark – home to Hmong ethnic people.
Riding pass through the magical landscapes. Enjoy a rest at Quan Ba pass, view to the town and Twin Mountains of fairy. After Quan Ba, you will enter the Limestone rock plateau zone, considered as mountainous Halong Bay. This majestic and grandiose natural treasure has been listed in the World Geological Park book.
On the way, we could discover “Nha Trinh Tuong” by a riding to the Lung Hoa Village. This is the typical house of Hmong people in the village which built by sticky ground.
Then visit the Palace of Hmong King (Dinh Vua Meo). Dating back 100 years ago, far from the plain, the regions of Quan Ba, Yen Minh, Dong Van, Meo Vac created their autonomous zone with their own king. They cultivated poppies and their economy based on the business opium with China.
Arrive in Dong Van, check in Hotel and relax.
Riding time: 6-8 hours – 150km.
Day 06 : Dong Van – Meo Vac – Bao Lac (B/L/D)
In the morning, we could visit Dong Van and Meo Vac market if you come on Sunday.
After breakfast at hotel, we will ride from your hotel in Dong Van to Meo Vac by crossing Ma Pi Leng Pass. Stop your motorbikes in the resting place in the middle of the pass and enjoy the breathtaking view of limestone mountains, Nho Que River and H Mong Villages nested in the mountain.
Continue to Bao Lac, this is well known for Black Lo Lo ethnic group. This region is highlighted by French Media “The journey into unknown land”. This documentary was filmed in Khuoi Khon village of Lo Lo people, 9km away from Bao Lac town with the rugby player Michalak.
Lunch is served in Bao Lac town and check in hotel.
In the afternoon, we ride to discover Coc Xa Village, in the Na Van commune. This village of Lo Lo ethic remains more authentic then Khuoi Khon village which became to be touristic after the famous documentary.
Back to the town, park your motorbikes, shower and enjoy dinner. Overnight in hotel.
Riding time: 4-5hours – 150km.
Day 07 : Bao Lac – Ba Be Lake (B/L/D)
Depart to Ba Be via Tinh Tuc. 30km from Bao Lac, in Hung Dao commune, there is a beautiful village of San Chi ethnic. Of course, we will stop to visit and discover the beauty of the village. You are one of a few travelers to visit this area because of its hidden location behind the hill.
The village with hundreds of houses on stilts nested on the side of mountains and view to beautiful valley.
To reach to the village, you will have to ride up 2km steep. The more higher you ride, the better view you get. Visit a family to apprehend the authentic life of this ethnic group.
Continue to Ba Be, you will be surprised with the magnificent nature where the mountains gently meet the valleys of rice terrace. Stop to film or take photo whenever possible.
Arrival in Ba Be, check in your accommodation at Pac Ngoi Village and ride through several villages of Tay ethnic to Hua Ma cave ( 5km from the village). This is an attractive place with multiform formation of stalactites and stalagmites.
Back to village for dinner and home stay in the late afternoon.
Riding time: 6-7 hours – 180km.
Day 08 : Babe Lake trip – Ride to Hanoi (B/L/-)
In the morning, take a 20 minute walk from the village to the pier to enjoy a boat trip on the lake. It is possible to swim in the lake. Stop to discover the Fairy Pond in the middle of the primitive forest.
After the lake, there is a Nang river, walking along the bank of river to immerse into the beauty of wild and reach Dau Dang water fall. Keep continue our boat trip in the opposite direction along the Nang River to Puong Cave home to thousands of bats inside the cave.
Boating to the pier, walk again back to the village; enjoy lunch before riding back to Hanoi.
Arrive in Hanoi in the late afternoon. Leave our motorbikes at our garage and transfer by taxi to your hotel. End the Vietnam motorbike tour.
Riding time: 5-6 hours – 250km.
Private tour price
The prices are quoted on USD and based on per pax (Twin/double sharing - 3 star accommodation)
Valid to 31 December 2018
|Group size||1 pax||2 pax||3 - 4 pax||5 - 7 pax||>8 pax|
|Grand total price/pax||1070||699||579||499||Contact us|
- Accommodation with daily breakfast
- Motorbikes 125 CC dirt bike( Yamaha XTZ, YBR) Other options on your request.
- Unlimited distance.
- Helmet, water and snacks on riding days.
- All entrance fees
- Professional Motorbike tour guide with excellent in English.
- Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
- Vietnam Visa approval letter.
- Taxes and service charges.
Service Not Included
- International flight tickets from/to your country
- Travel insurance
- Gasolines ( about 10 USD/day)
- Personal protection gears.
- Mechanic and support truck (on request)
- Meals not indicated
- Personal Expenses: laundry, drinking, telephone…
- Tips and gratuities
What clients say about us?
Right from the time of my enquiry, to tour around Vietnam, the team at Authentik was very proactive and professional in their approach.Jan 8, 2018
A tailor-made trip perfectly organized by Authentik Vietnam.Nov 26, 2017
I still remember that we appreciated the warm welcome and warmth of the people who welcomed us into their family.Nov 21, 2017