This motorbike tour will take you through the iconic northern Vietnamese destinations such as Ba Be National Park, Ha Giang and Sapa. These places have been considered as the ideal place for vacations and adventure tourism for travelers not only from Vietnam but also outside the border. In only 5 days, you will be able to admire the impressive and impressive landscapes of Vietnam, as well as having a closer interaction with the indigenous peoples, the possessor of the living culture in Vietnam.
Motorbike ride from Hanoi to Ba Be Lake (240 km, 5 hours drive motorbike ).
Motorbike ride from Ba Be Lake to Meo Vac (170km, 5 hours drive motorbike).
Motorbike ride from Meo Vac to Ha Giang (180km, 5 hours drive motorbike).
Motorbike ride from Ha Giang to Sa Pa (220km, 5 hours drive motorbike)
Motorbike ride from Sapa to Ha Noi (By nightrain – Put the bike on train).
Day 1: From Hanoi to Ba Be Lake (240 km, 5 hours drive motorbike ).
On the first day morning our guide will meet you at 08:00 a.m at the Reception of your hotel for a short briefing and check all the condition of the Motorbikes. Then start your journey from the hotel by Motorbike. Shortly after leaving the bustle of the metropolis, following the Red River dyke you will drive through beautiful rice field of Red River Delta, our motorcycle tour through northern Vietnam will arrive in the town name Cho Chu a small town of Thai Nguyen province, to make a stop for short rest and have lunch. The rest of the day would absolutely excite all motorcyclists when the paved road is ideal for motorcycling with less people and wonderful views of landscapes. Around 4 pm, our team will arrive at Ba Be National Park, one of the most beautiful national parks in Vietnam. This is the largest fresh water lake in Vietnam, where you could relax and enjoy a local life of Tay minority in Pac Ngoi village, a small village located at the side of Ba Be lake. We had dinner here and spent the night here. The first day of motorcycle trip ends in the North of Vietnam. In Ba Bể National Park have Dau Dang Waterfall is formed by the Nang River. It consist of a sequence of rapids which stretch over a length of almost one kilometer. Widow Island is a small, cone-shaped islet near the center of the southern lake. According to the local legend, the islet was once the home of an old widow who was spared from a flood through divine intervention. (If you have time and the weather is good you can take a boat trip to Dau Dang water fall before dinner).
Day 2: From Ba Be Lake to Meo Vac (170km, 5 hours drive motorbike).
After saying goodbye to the local host, the motorcycle team of northern Vietnam continues to drive on the back roads through peaceful villages and forested hills, along with a few stream passes. This is the highlight of northern Vietnam motorcycle tours with many beautiful landscapes. After lunch in the small town in Bao Lac, our team of motorcyclists continues to ascend to Meo Vac through winding mountain road, where you can see the Nho Que River from the middle of the pass. Arrive Meo Vac at 5:00 p.m. and then we will have a relaxing night in this quiet town before embarking on a new route with motorcycle tours through northern Vietnam.
Day 3: From Meo Vac to Ha Giang (180km, 5 hours drive motorbike).
This is an absolutely unforgettable day! The route from Meo Vac to Ha Giang on the 3rd day with motorcycle trip to North Vietnam is promising the most amazing part of all the motorcycle tours in Vietnam, when our team moved up the mountainous-sanctuary area of Meo People and the kingdom of the rock. We could see the places known as Ma Pi Leng Pass, which is considered one of the most difficult and challenging passes for a motorcycle tour in northern Vietnam. You will drive motorbike through a gigantic maze of lime peaks, “stone forests”, and canyons unique in the world, you will visit the Vuong Palace in Dong Van, take a rest at the Heaven Gate on Quan Ba mountain pass. Right in the distance of more than 100 km, you are visually exposed to the imposing and breathtaking mountain views of North Vietnam Our team of motorcyclists arrives in the city of Ha Giang and stays in a local hotel (or in Tay's house).
Day 4: Ha Giang - Sa Pa (220km, 5 hours drive motorbike).
To begin with the 4th day of the motorcycle trip of North Vietnam, our riding team moves towards the northern part of the northern zone, from Ha Giang to Sapa. This west-east corridor offers motorcyclists with magnificent landscapes of mountains and valleys, as well as the dazzling rice fields of the local people. We can rest in Lao Cai and observe the border of Vietnam and China. Later, the motorcycle crew will go to Sapa. The bent and twisted roads will elevate the travelers to the city of 1600 m above sea level. Take care of driving with blind turns and landslides. If you prefer to take a picture, we can take a picture. We will arrive in Sapa around 5:00 p.m. and we will stay there for 1 night.
Day 5: Sapa – Ha Noi (By nightrain – Put our bike on the train).
Take 1 day Easy trek:
This trip beginning by walk down the valley on a dirt trail through rice paddy terraces, enjoying the spectacular scenery on the way. Once reaching the narrow river running on the bottom of the valley, you will walk along its bank for a while to Y Linh Ho village of Black H’mong minority. Here you take a rest and have lunch in the local. After lunch, the walk takes you deeper into Muong Hoa valley. You will pass through Lao Chai village of Black H’mong minority and then continue to Ta Van village of Giay minority by following a popular trekking route. At Ta Van, you walk up to the main road and have a transfer back to Sapa. In the afternoon you will drive motorbike to Lao cai train station and put our bikes on the train in Lao Cai and “relaxed” all the way to Hanoi. Option 2:
Explore Sapa town by your own.
After exploring Sa Pa by your own. In the afternoon you will drive motorbike to Lao cai train station and put our bikes on the train in Lao Cai and “relaxed” all the way to Hanoi.