Duration: 8 Days/7 Nights
Destination: Hanoi – Thac Ba lake – Ha Giang – Dong Van – MeoVac – Bao Lac – Ban Gioc Waterfalls – Ba Be lake
Riding motorbike Northeast Vietnam is not an easy task with many travelers. However, if you could successfully conquer it, your award will be so rewarding. Owning many wonderful landscapes and the long traditional cultures, Northeast Vietnam is highly ranked by lots of tourists. In the 8 days Northeast Vietnam motorbike tours, you are going to experience all the special cultural aspects as well as admiring the incredible sceneries of mountainous areas with variety of destinations. Let’s come and enjoy the moments with motorcycle trip in Northeast Vietnam!
DAY 1: HANOI – THAC BA LAKE ( 185 KM – L, D ) HOMESTAY
From Hanoi, our motorbike journey hits the road out of the bustle of the city, move along the suburban roads and enjoy the countryside views on 2 sides. The plenty of paddy fields, being spotted by the rural village houses makes the scenery more peaceful. Right get away from the dike roads of Red River Delta, we will come to Doan Hung town, where you take chance to ride in a medium-high area in Vietnam with the slightly sloppy hills of green tea fields, palm plantations and rustic village of Dzao people. Unquestionably, this short but memorable route could be the highlight of the whole off-road motorbike tour northern Vietnam.
The first day comes to an end when everything is arranged in the homestay of Dzao people, at roughly 4pm. Enjoy the rest of the motorcycle day tour by boating on the Thac Ba Lake before coming back house-on-tilts of Dzao people to take rest.
DAY 2: VU LINH – HA GIANG ( 180 KM – B, L, D ) HOTEL STAY
Our motorcycle ride Northeast Vietnam team today keeps heading to the far-north after saying goodbye to the Dzao villagers. This route is totally on the mountainous roads with the marvelous views of mountains and the ethnic villages dotted in the green of forests.
After lunch, the road for motorcycle ride to Ha Giang is well-constructed so it would be easier. Motorcycle tour northeast Vietnam will reach Ha Giang at roughly 4:00 pm. Just enjoy your rest of the day in this quiet town and prepare for the next ones.
DAY 3: HA GIANG – DONG VAN ( 150 KM – B, L, D ) HOTEL STAY
The path from Ha Giang to Dong Van would enlighten the whole North Vietnam motorbike tours. Riding mainly on the winding trails, circling around the towering mountains, your adrenaline could be so high but you also feel excited for it. Our Vietnam motorbike riding crew will have the chance to see by their eyes the Rock plateau, the masterpiece of nature, where you can take the thrilling photos. Just take some stops after asking the motorbike tour guide so we can drop in some hidden villages in the forests, where you can satisfactorily revel in the local culture of Vietnam. The 3rd day officially ceases at about 5:00 pm when we come to Dong Van town in a lovely small hotel.
DAY 4: DONG VAN – BAO LAC ( 130 KM – B, L, D ) HOMESTAY
The distance from Dong Van to Bao Lac is short, but the impression this route can bring to the motorcycle riding North Vietnam crew is uncountable. The day is commenced by a leisure walking to Dong Van town to discover the truly beauty of ethnic minority life. Then, the off-road northern Vietnam motorbike tour team keeps descending to low land, through the imposing landscapes with mountains and forests. We come to Bao Lac town and have an overnight stay in hotel.
Of all the 4 famous mountain passes in Vietnam, Ma Pi Leng is always highly ranked and put in the top places to conquer in Vietnam. Its another name is Happy Road, when it connects the Ha Giang town with other rural areas. Unmeasurable efforts have been poured into this roads to sharpen its form like nowadays. Riding through this pass, motorcycle tours Vietnam can feel the solemn anthem of nature and power of human.
DAY 5: BAO LAC – QUANG UYEN ( 190 KM – B, L, D ) HOMESTAY
Leaving Bao Lac town behind, our Vietnam motorbike riding team moves along the river to Northeast Vietnam. Definitely, the mountain views today would be more exclusive because we are tumbling down into the lower regions, with the significant chances of the scenery.
We stop for lunch whenever we see any sights of street restaurants. After that, Cao Bang will be the next stop for our riding motorcycle tour North Vietnam crew. After getting out of Cao Bang town, we will be riding in the back-roads with the potholes and rugged rocks, requiring our 100% focus.
This night, motorbike tours Northeast Vietnam will stay in a guest house (or a homestay) in Quang Uyen before motorbiking to Ban Gioc Waterfall tomorrow.
DAY 6: QUANG UYEN – BAN GIOC WATERFALLS – CAO BANG ( 180 KM – B, L, D ) HOTEL STAY
As being one of the most far-away places in Vietnam, the scenery of this region is almost untouched and pristinely preserved. Motorbike tour north Vietnam today will ride mainly on the off-roads and back-roads and come closer to the Chinese border, where Vietnam and China share the most beautiful waterfall- the Ban Gioc Waterfall.
Just enjoy the time by short walking and picnic around this land to savor the natural charms. You can swim in the natural pool nearby the waterfall, take the photos or just simply admire the view of surrounding areas.
Motorcycle trip North Vietnam come back to Cao Bang town in the afternoon and finish another spotlight day tour. A long motorbike riding day is worth relaxing and treasuring the moments in this town by exploring the humble beauty of people and daily life here.
DAY 7: CAO BANG – BA BE LAKE ( 160 KM – B, L, D ) HOMESTAY
From Cao Bang, we will have a short motorcycle tour to Ba Be Lake, but be calm because this route today will bring you tons of excitement. In the morning, our Northern Vietnam motorbike tour crew will ride on the smooth roads but really winding and curving. After the long paved roads, the next part is mainly on the village roads to the peaceful village of Tay people, which is located near the Ba Be Lake.
Likewise in Thac Ba, our riding team motorbike Vietnam will have a relaxing boat tour on Ba Be Lake, the biggest fresh water lake in Vietnam. It would be the highlight of Vietnam motorbike tours.
DAY 8: BA BE LAKE – HANOI ( 235 KM – B, L )
Today is a long riding of the Vietnam motorbike tour to the North. We will ride back to Hanoi through the countryside roads along the Red River delta, where you will have chance to see the vast corn and rice fields, the traditional handicraft villages and fishing villages on the River. It is a long day but really fascinating day. It seems to be busier when we nearly get the city. We will arrive in Hanoi before 5:00am.
Hopefully, this really long journey with northern Vietnam motorbike trip did bring you memorable experiences. We feel very pleasure to be accompanied with you on this journey and looking forward to seeing you again with Vietnam Motorbike Tours team!
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