With the variety of motorbike tours offered to the motorcyclists, we proudly introduce you the 9 day Ho Chi Minh Trail Motorbike Tours, one of our best journeys. You will have chance to see the endless beauty of the northern Vietnam with massive mountains and vivid life of local people; as well as following the legendary Trail from North to the South to turn the clock back to the historical years in Vietnam war.
Take this tour to explore the hidden charming of Vietnam, which is exclusive and specially designed for only you, our beloved tourists with Vietnam motorbike tours.
DAY 1: HANOI – PHU YEN ( B, L, D ) 165 KM .
We will start the Vietnam motorbike tours by hitting the road to the northern mountainous areas of Vietnam. After getting out of crowded and busy Hanoi, we will follow the suburban roads to Son Tay town first, where our Vietnam motorbike crew can stop for break and lunch.
We keep riding northward to Son La province and pass many beautiful landmarks like Lung Lo pass. In the late afternoon, northern Vietnam motorbike tours team will reach Phu Yen, a cozy and lovely town with the countryside landscapes.
It is the end of our 1st day with motorbike tours North Vietnam. We will stay overnight in this town.
DAY 2: PHU YEN – MAI CHAU ( B, L, D ) 145 KM
From Phu Yen, we will ride down to Mai Chau, passing many off roads that surround the foothills with breathless views. It could be the highlight of North Vietnam motorbike tours. You are supposed to see the authentic Vietnam with the terraced paddy fields, the hill tribes living in the tranquil villages, etc.
We will also ride on an old road constructed under French colonization. Our motorbike tour will reach Mai Chau at rougly 4: 00pm. One night in the traditional house-on-stilt of Thai people will give you many experiences with local residents on that journey with Vietnam motorbike team.
DAY 3: MAI CHAU – TAN KY ( B, L, D ) 290 KM
Seeing off the local residents, our Vietnam motorcycle tours continues to ride in the off-the-track roads alongthe Ma River until Cam Thuy town.
Today is quite a long day and we will reach the starting point of Ho Chi Minh legendary Trail when we arrive in Tan Ky town. Our Vietnam motorbike crew will have one night in this town before starting the next route tomorrow.
DAY 4: TAN KY – PHONG NHA ( B, L, D ) 280 KM
We start the 3rd day with Ho Chi Minh Trail motorbike tours by heading to Phong Nha at 8:30 am. Our Vietnam motorbike team continues to ride until reach Pho Chau, where we will have a stop to visit Ho Chi Minh Trail monument. This place is considered the starting point of Ho Chi Minh Trail motorbike tour Vietnam.
Our Vietnam motorbike crew is on the way to Phong Nha-Ke Bang, the national park with the biggest and largest cave ever recorded in the world. Phong Nha-Ke Bang was recognized as the natural world heritage since 2003, with the special and unique karst formation for a long time (400 million years ago). Passing through many changes in geological structures, tourists can see the massive and huge cave with the glorious stalagmites inside the cave. It extends to an area of more than 65km, lasting through the border of Lao PDR.
DAY 5: PHONG NHA – DONG HOI ( B, L, D )
Coming to the 5th day with Vietnam motorbike tours on Ho Chi Minh Trail, we will have a boat tour to visit Phong Nha cave, where used to be a bomb shelter for local community as well as the military force in American war.
After lunch, we will ride to Dong Hoi. This route of Vietnam motorbike tour on Ho Chi Minh Trail is really memorable, when we pass by the historical building, attached with the fieriest days of Vietnam war in this town. This is the difference between northern Vietnam motorbike tours and Central Vietnam motorbike tours.
DAY 6: DONG HOI – KHE SANH ( B, L, D ) 200 KM
After Dong Hoi, out motorbike tour on Ho Chi Minh Trail keeps riding to Khe Sanh, where was heavily affected by the spray of Agent Orange towards the former DMZ. On the motorcycle tour today, we will see the evidences of the intense war time, with remnants scattering along the trail. This could be one of the best part of your Ho Chi Minh Trail motorbike trips that will ever lasting. Passing the famous places like Vinh Moc tunnel, Hien Luong bridge (the former boundary between North and South Vietnam) and finally Khe Sanh. We will reach Khe Sanh at late afternoon and have an overnight stay in this town.
DAY 7: KHE SANH – HUE ( B, L, D ) 180 KM
From Khe Sanh, we keep riding motorbike to Hue. We will cross the DaKrong bridge which was built by Cuban in 1973 to come to A Shau valley, where was severely destroyed in the war.
Our Vietnam motorbike crew on Ho Chi Minh Trail also crosses Hamburger Hill and barren mountains, which were sprayed with Agent Orange in the war time. We arrive in A Luoi, a mountainous district in Hue, where is the home of mostly Bru Van Kieu people.
After riding along the green paddy fields in the windy afternoon, our Vietnam motorbike tour will come to Hue city in the late afternoon. We will stay here for the 7th night of Vietnam motorcycle tour on historical Ho Chi Minh Trail.
DAY 8: HUE – HOI AN ( B, L, D ) 145 KM
From Hue city, our motorbike tour will follow the highway 1, cross Hai Van pass and follow the Ho Chi Minh Trail along the coastal line. After the route of more than 100km, our motorbike tours Vietnam on the Ho Chi Minh Trail will come to Hoi An, the ancient town and the main port of Vietnam in 16th and 17th century.
We will have a relaxing night to watch the night life of this town before exploring it more on the next day.
DAY 9: HOI AN SIGHTSEEING / RELAXING
You will have a relaxing free day to explore this romantic and tranquil town. Hoi An is famous for its ancient features, the combined architectures of many countries gathering here, the beautiful beaches and the walking streets which are colorfully decorated with lanterns.
You can enjoy your time here afterward. We will see off each other after lunch and our crew from Vietnam Motorbike Tour will be back to Hanoi. Hopefully, 9 day tour with Vietnam motorcycle team has left you many good impressions. We hope to see you again in Vietnam to be accompanied with you in many other interesting tours of our company.