Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour from Hanoi to Ninh Binh - 6 days

Northern Vietnam, the Northwest and Red River Delta regions, in particular, are outstanding with breathtaking landscapes and challenging yet scenic back road stretches, making it ideal for motorbike backpackers. So, in order to bring forth the best these regions can offer to travelers from all places, we have designed this 6-day road trip on motorbikes suitable for both beginners and experienced drivers.

The Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour from Hanoi to Ninh Binh - 6 days takes you from Hanoi to the valley of Mai Chau to Moc Chau Plateau. Then, you will embark on a journey to three notable nature reserves in Thanh Hoa and Ninh Binh provinces: Pu Luong, Cuc Phuong, and Trang An; along with a special day for trekking in Pu Luong before we return to Hanoi. A more detailed plan for our relaxing 6-day road trip is laid out below for your consideration.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

Itinerary

Day 1 Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour from Hanoi to Mai Chau Valley (Hoa Binh)

Day 2 Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour from Mai Chau – Moc Chau (Son La) – Mai Chau (180km)

Day 3 Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour from Mai Chau to Pu Luong (Thanh Hoa)

Day 4 Explore Pu Luong Nature Reserve

Day 5 Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour from Pu Luong – Cuc Phuong – Trang An (180km)

Day 6 Northwest Vietnam Motorbike Tour to explore Ninh Binh – Tam Coc – Trang An – Thung Nang and back to Hanoi (180 km)

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Vietnam motorbike tours prices for a guided Vietnam motorcycle tour 

*Full package, no hidden cost surprises

Guided Tour (20% Off-road)

Honda XR150L

Honda CRF250L

Suzuki DRZ400

One person 199 USD/day/person 219 USD/day/person 239 USD/day/person
Two people 179 USD/day/person 199 USD/day/person 219 USD/day/person
Three people 159 USD/day/person 179 USD/day/person 199 USD/day/person
From four people 149 USD/day/person 169 USD/day/person 189 USD/day/person
 

 

Guided Tour (25-70% Off-road)

Honda XR150L

Honda CRF250L

Suzuki DRZ400

One person 209 USD/day/person 229 USD/day/person 249 USD/day/person
Two people 189 USD/day/person 209 USD/day/person 229 USD/day/person
Three people 169 USD/day/person 189 USD/day/person 209 USD/day/person
From four people 159 USD/day/person 179 USD/day/person 199 USD/day/person
 

The tour includes

  • Well-experienced tour guides who can speak English fluently and understand customers' needs. 
  • Professional mechanics for emergency cases.
  • A photographer & video recorder for a group of more than 5
  • Recent & Well-Maintained Japanese Bikes
  • Safe & Exceptional Routes
  • Good Accommodation: Eat and sleep in the best locations. Standard hotel or homestay based on double, twins or triple shared room. 
  • All meals on tour: Enjoy local Vietnamese food and drink in every region you visit.
  • Gasoline
  • Boat trips on Lakes or Rivers
  • All entrance tickets/ Permits to remote areas
  • Helmets/Gloves and Bright reflecting Jackets
  • Hotel pick up
  • Dirt on your SHOES and FACE or more
  • Videos of the tour (send 1 week after the tour)

The tour excludes:

  • Riding Long Pants (we recommend a pair of jeans)
  • Personal insurance (this at your own risk)
  • Coverage for any damages to gear or the motorcycle
  • Air ticket
  • Visa fee (approximately 25 USD/person, depending on nationality)
  • Travel insurance of any kind
  • Tip, drinks, personal expense and other expenses not described in the itinerary
  • Single Supplement for Single Occupancy

Notes:

  • We provide vehicle support and driver with an extra price of 150 USD/day/ truck upon your REQUEST!
  • A single stay will cost 20 USD extra/ day
  • If tours do not depart/ end in Hanoi then surcharge for bike shipping to/ back to Hanoi is 120 USD/ bike.
  • VAT Excluded from the price, if you want VAT included, 10% of the total price will be added.

BOOKING CONDITIONS

1. Deposits and Payment Policy

  • We require a deposit of 30% of the total upon confirmation of booking tour. The remaining balance will be paid 45 days before departure. Your booking may be considered canceled if the full balance is not received by Vietnam Motorbike Tours Club by that time.
  • You can choose the payment method by money transfer or credit card payment with all bank transfer charges/ fees to be paid by you. 
  • After receiving your payment, we will issue you the final confirmation of the detailed itinerary and services via e-mail.

2. Cancellation and Refunds

  • Vietnam Motorbike Tours Club takes no responsibility for any flight delays or scheduled changes at any stage throughout the trip. 
  • We have the discretion to change the itinerary or delay the tour due to weather, local conditions, politics, or various other reasons with our notification in advance.
  • During the tour, should you be found to break any of the rules without the prior exception from the tour leader, we have the discretion to cancel the tour with no refunds applied. 
  • During the tour, should your bike have minor technical problems, our guide/mechanic will attempt to fix it as quickly as possible. In the event that the bike can not be fixed within the day, we will endeavor to substitute a bike of a similar type to ensure your trip is not interrupted.
  • Should you have to cancel the tour due to special reasons, you may transfer your booking to another person. However, you will be liable for your nominee paying their monies in full.

Read full information at Booking Terms and Conditions

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