North Vietnam Motorbike Tour 5 Days

Northern Vietnam is always the best choice for motorcycle touring in Vietnam. Mostly high hills and mountains every where offers incredible northern Vietnam motorbike tour. This is one of the top selling motorcycle tours in Vietnam.

Destinations: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Phu Yen – Than Uyen – Vu Linh – Hanoi.

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Day 1.  Hanoi motorbike ride to Mai Chau ( 180 km – , L, D )  Home stayvietnam motorbike tours

After breakfast. Vietnam motorbike tour will stary at 8.00AM. Meeting at your hotel and transfer by car to the starting point at the outskirt of Hanoi, from here you will take your bike(s) and start your first day motorcycle ride to Mai Chau.

Northern Vietnam motorcycle tour departs from Hanoi and breaking out of the delta plains, we pass through endless limestone karts scenery as we continue our motorbike tour northern up to the Northwestern region, the extensive farming lands comprising a sea of paddy fields split by tree-lined roads. Arrive in Mai Chau at about 4: 30 Pm. Stay overnight in the local stilt house with Thai minority people.

Day 2. Mai Chau – Phu Yen ( 170 km – B, L, D ) Hotel stayvietnam motorbike tours

We backtrack on the main road a few kilometers before embarking on a new road which drops down the side of a huge valley, steadily falling all the way back down to the Black River Reservoir. The 50 kilometres route has plenty of challenging surface and is prone to landslides. Much of the area is inhabited by Kinh and both Black and White Thai minorities. Depending on time we can complete another side road which rises up the opposite side of the valley, offering impressive views over the area on a clear day. After a ferry crossing, we follow the banks of the reservoir past village all relocated before the flooding of the valley. On easy paved road we approach the delta settlement of Phu Yen, set in the middle of a vast valley floor of paddy fields. Overnight at hotel in Phu Yen.

Day 3. Phu Yen – Than Uyen ( 230 km – B, L, D ) Hotel stayvietnam motorcycle tours

Continuing Vietnam motorbike tour on the road no.6 to Thuan Giao (the road is now under construction) then keep northern Vietnam motorbike tour on a small paved road to Da River where we will take the ferry boat to get the Hoang Lien Son mountain range. Arrive in Than Uyen at about 4:30 Pm. Dinner in town. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4. Than Uyen – Vu Linh ( 230 km – B, L, D ) Home stay

Northern Vietnam motorcycle tour will continue on the very stunning road going along the Hoang Lien Son mountain range where we discover the territories of the H’mong people. The motorcycle ride will offer many chances for taking photo of the rice fields on terrace. Arrive in Vu Linh at 5 Pm. Leave the bikes at home stay then take a short walk around the village to discover the local home stay life. Overnight in home stay and have dinner at local house.

Day 5. Vu Linh – Hanoi ( 180 km – B, L )vietnam motorbike tours

Vietnam motorcycle tour will depart earlier today from Vu Linh, we leave the Hoang Lien Son mountain range to reach the Red River Delta. The ride offers lots of activities along the the Red river dike. The ride is very busy back to Hanoi but our Offroad Indochina – Vietnam Motorbike Tour Asia will take you one small back roads back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi before rush hour. Finish your short northern motorcycle tour in Vietnam arranged by Offroad Indochina – Vietnam Motorbike Tour Asia.