11 day tour with Vietnam Motorbike Ride team to the North will be extremely astonishing when riding through the most beautiful and marvelous landscapes in Vietnam: from the glorious terraced paddy fields, to the rock fields on the Dong Van Plateau; or the massive lakes where you can enjoy the relaxing moments. Join the 11 day Vietnam motorbike tours with us to experience all the amazing times in Vietnam!
DAY 1: HANOI – MAI CHAU ( 170 KM – L, D )
The Vietnam motorbike tour starts at 9:00am, after the guide come and pick you up at the hotel. We will ride to the west of Hanoi on the sealed road and head to Mai Chau. After only 1 hour, you can enjoy the countryside pictures with forested hills and rice fields. Sometimes, you can catch the smiling eyes of local people looking at the strangers.
After the lunch, our Vietnam motorbike crew keeps on riding to Mai Chau and it is considered the highlight of this Northwest Vietnam motorcyclce tour.
We reach Mai Chau at about 5:00 and the very first day tour ends here in a lovely homestay.
DAY 2: MAI CHAU – PHU YEN ( 150 KM – B, L, D )
After seeing off the hospitable local people, we will continue to ride to Phu Yen. This is short ride of Vietnam motorbike tours but it is promising to offer you many stop-overs to take wonderful photos of landscapes. You can also visit some hill tribes of indigenous people here.
We will pass by Moc Chau, a famous plateau in Vietnam with the vast green tea farm and plantation in the afternoon. Driving along the Da River in the sunset is a fantastic feeling of the northern Vietnam motorbike tours.
We come to Phu Yen at about 5:00pm and finish a fascinating motorbike riding tour on the 2nd day. We will stay in a standard hotel for this night before starting a new journey tomorrow.
DAY 3: PHU YEN – MU CANG CHAI – THAN UYEN ( 210 KM – B, L, D )
Riding on the route from Phu Yen to Mu Cang Chai and Than Uyen is highly appreciated by many motorcyclists and it will be the best part of north Vietnam motorbike tours today. You are supposed to see the glorious terraced paddy fields, vivid hill tribes, the big roads and the spectacular winding passes with breathtaking views. You will have many nice photos on your camera.
Our Vietnam motorbike crew to the North reaches Than Uyen town at 5:00pm. A peaceful night in this town will be really enjoyable
DAY 4: THAN – SAPA ( 110 KM – B, L, D )
Today is another promisingly wonderful riding day with Vietnam motorcycle tours when we can see the massive mountains with splendid views when passing the tremendous green tea farms. We will cross the O Quy Ho-one of the longest and most attractive pass in Vietnam, where you can see the Fansipan mountain from far distance. This place is super ideal for taking photos, at the height of 2000 meters above sea level. You will feel like riding in the top of the world! And for sure, this one will be one of the greatest parts with north Vietnam motorcycle tours.
We will come to Sapa at noon and you can take a walk around this romantic town after lunch. This night is the free time for you to discover this attractive town. It comes to the end of the 4th day.
DAY 5: SAPA – BAC HA ( 160 KM – B, L, D )
The next stop in Vietnam motorbike journey is Bac Ha. We will follow the off roads, surrounding the foothills of Hoang Lien mountain range. This one will be really majestic with the landscapes of forests and mountains.
We also ride on the road along the Chinese border and go through rustic villages of local people.
After a long day, we will stop the 5th day with Vietnam motorbike tours in Bac Ha town and staying overnight here in the hotel.
DAY 6: BAC HA – HA GIANG ( 190 KM – B, L, D )
It will be a great lack of this motorbike tour to the North of Vietnam if we don’t come to Ha Giang where considering is the best place for off-road Vietnam motorbike tours, the totally different views in compare with other destinations. The roads here will be more challenging for you and the landscapes are really outstanding.
You are also offered with the best scenery of terraced rice field when passing Hoang Su Phi. It is really the highlight of the northern Vietnam motorbike tours and you will feel unregretful when visiting there.
We come to Ha Giang before the dawn and have a relaxing night in the hotel. It brings to the end of 6th day with motorbike tour in the north of Vietnam.
DAY 7: HA GIANG – DONG VAN ( 150 km – B, L, D )
Coming to Ha Giang, every motorcyclist can’t resist the beauty of Dong Van, with the massive plateau of rock, which is recognized by UNESECO as geopark and colorful mountainous markets. From Ha Giang, our Vietnam motorbike crew heads up to the North to reach Dong Van. You will be stunned by what nature can show you with the masterpieces of mountains and forests.
It is no doubt the best route of this fantastic journey with Vietnam Motorcycle Ride team.
We will end the day in the middle of rock plateau at 5:00pm. Take a walk around that town when the darkness comes down
DAY 8: DONG VAN – BAO LAC ( 160 KM – B, L, D )
Today is a short riding day with Vietnam motorbike tours but it will be still full of surprises with the marvelous landscapes along the way. After breakfast, you can take your time to enjoy the atmosphere in this peaceful town in the morning, try some local foods and drink or walk around the hills to see some vestiges of the war when French came here.
We continue the motorbike tour at about 10:00am and keep enjoying the wild charm of the rock plateau. We will cross the Ma Pi Leng pass – one of the longest and most beautiful pass in North Vietnam to reach Bao Lac.
In the afternoon, instead of rocky roads, we will ride through the forested mountains, which are more cooling and delightful. We will be in Bao Lac town at 4:30pm and have a night in this quiet town.
DAY 9: BAO LAC – BA BE LAKE ( 150 KM – B, L, D )
From Bao Lac, our Vietnam Motorbike Ride team to the North of Vietnam will go down and ride along the Gam river, with many passes crossing the rustic villages. Wherever we go, you can see the friendly and hospitable smiles of local people, especially the children.
After 1 hour on the beautiful roads, we will take turn to the snacking roads with rocks and stagnancies. Those rugged roads will lead us through the nice terraced fields, peaceful villages with many clean streams. It is undeniable one of the amazing parts of this motorbike tour in the North of Vietnam.
We will be at Ba Be Lake at around 3:00pm, you can leave your luggage in the homestay before joining a really joyful and relaxing boat trip on the Ba Be lake, the largest natural lake in Vietnam.
Day 9 comes to an end with a cozy and warm overnight in homestay of Tay people.
DAY 10: BA BE LAKE – THAC BA LAKE ( 160 KM – B, L, D )
After breakfast with local foods, our motorbike tour team keeps riding to another great lake in the North Vietnam – Thac Ba lake. The road today is much more comfortable for motorcyclist when riding and it also cross the wonderful landscapes of terraced paddy fields and green tea farms.
Although it is a short trip but very enjoyable motorbike tour when you are shared interesting knowledge about the Indochina and Vietnam war. We can take stop at the Tan Trao and Dinh Hoa ATK to know more about the history of Vietnam.
In the afternoon, our motorbike team can spend time with a short tour on the lake by boat. This lake is considered as “Halong bay on mountain” with splendid views on surrounding areas and hundreds of islets on the lake. It will be the spot light of the whole northern Vietnam motorbike tours.
We will stay in a home stay of a Dzao people, before coming back to Hanoi tomorrow.
DAY 11: THAC BA LAKE – HANOI ( 180 KM – B, L, D )
In the morning, after seeing off the local people, our motorbike tour in the North Vietnam will head back to Hanoi. You will be led by the experienced tour guide through the off roads and back roads on the countryside, where you can see the vast corn and rice fields, the handicraft villages and the fishing villages on the Red river.
We will be in Hanoi at about 4:30om and this amazing Motorbike tour to the North of Vietnam comes to an end. It is our gladness to offer you this wonderful journey when you come to Vietnam. Hopefully, we can see you again in another tour with Vietnam Motorbike Ride team to explore other parts of Vietnam.