Book a tour: Motorbike Tour From Hanoi To Ba Be Lake ( 9 Days )

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Tour Highlights

This tour lasts for 9 consecutive days. During this journey, Riders will enjoy all the famous landscapes of Northern loop Vietnam. You will be overwhelmed by the majestic scenery of Mai Chau valley, S-shaped roads on Moc Chau plateau, terraced fields in Mu Cang Chai.
We also have a lot of choices about the start date of the journey because you can depart almost any month. This ride is like a motorbike expedition into traditional culture and wildlife. So, this is a suitable choice for those who want to travel with friends or travel alone.

Tour Details 

You can see the natural beauty and traditional culture of Vietnam on this motorbike tour. There are the details of the itinerary for you:

Day 1: Depart From Hanoi To Mai Chau valley

Day 1: Depart From Hanoi To Mai Chau valley
Road to Mai Chau valley, views are scenic and look like " Halong Bay On Land "

To begin this motorbike journey, you need to go to the meeting point on time at about 8 am in the morning to hear the instructions from the tour guide. After that, you will have a quick breakfast near that point and depart to Mai Chau, which is located in the Northwest of Vietnam. 

Mai Chau is about 170km from Hanoi. It will take you more than 5 hours ride to get there. As soon as we come to Mai Chau, we will have an amazing dinner with specialties and dance with local tribes. Stay overnight in home-stay of Thai family.

Day 2: From Mai Chau To Nghia Lo, Mu Cang Chai

Day 2: From Mai Chau To Nghia Lo, Mu Cang Chai
Ethnic people on terraced fields in Mu Cang Chai!

We will ride about 230 kilometers to come to Nghia Lo, which is a town in Yen Bai Province. It is also the location of many traditional tribes, especially the Hmong. 

Coming to Nghia Lo, we will visit the Suoi Giang ecological area located on the majestic Fansipan mountain range, the ancestral homeland of tea species with hundreds of years old tea trees, incredible rice terraces in Mu Cang Chai. You will admire the immense tea hills and enjoy the taste of San Tuyet Suoi Giang. Today could be the highlight of the motorbike ride in Vietnam.

Day 3: From Nghia Lo To Sapa, the most scenic ride in Vietnam

Day 3: From Nghia Lo To Sapa, the most scenic ride in Vietnam
Amazing off-road riding day to Sapa

The next destination is on the third day in Sapa. We have to ride about 250 kilometers and keep the off-road track to the highest mountain - Fansipan. From the peak of the mountain, you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the whole city or the fields and waterfalls. 

From Sapa to Nghia Lo, with the road going through beautiful terraced fields, the scenery here makes it possible to find a place of peace in the soul. We will hire a homestay or hotel to stay here overnight. 

Day 4: Off-Road Travel In Sapa, riding around Sapa villages

Day 4: Off-Road Travel In Sapa, riding around Sapa villages
Amazing View On Tram Ton Pass ( Sapa heaven gate )

Referring to Sapa, many people will immediately think of the image of Mount Fansipan - the "roof of Indochina", the majestic O Quy Ho pass, or the breathtakingly beautiful Ham Rong Peak. You can also visit Muong Hoa valley has the most beautiful terraced fields.

From Sapa, you just need to follow the direction of Fansipan peak, about 2 km; you will meet Cat Cat village located peacefully at the foot of Fansipan mountain. Cat Cat is a tourist village mainly inhabited by H'Mong people and is an ideal resort destination.

Day 5: From Sapa To Ha Giang

Day 5: From Sapa To Ha Giang
Single track in Ha Giang

If you depart from Sapa town to Ha Giang, the number of kilometers you will pass is more than 200km. This distance is not too long, but because the terrain is mainly winding and difficult, it may take a bit longer to ride but it offers stunning views along the roads.

On the way, we will stop at the bank of Nam Thi river to eat and see the border between Vietnam and China. Then we will arrive in Ha Giang in the afternoon.

Day 6: From Ha Giang To Dong Van Plateau

Day 6: From Ha Giang To Dong Van Plateau
Bamboo rafting in Khau Vai, Ha Giang

Coming to Dong Van Ha Giang, you can visit Dong Van Stone Plateau Ha Giang, which is the most attractive destination here. The rocky plateau has thousands of limestone rocks with diverse shapes that bring unique beauty, an impression for the leading region of China.

Another place is the Lung Cu flagpole, which contains historical significance affirming sovereignty for the nation. At an altitude of 1600m from the flagpole, you can fully see the majestic beauty of Ha Giang's nature. You can also hire a hotel and eat dinner here.

Day 7: From Dong Van To Bao Lac

Motorbike Tour From Hanoi to Ba Be lake
Epic view of Ma Pi Leng Pass, Ha Giang

After finishing breakfast at Dong Van, you will continue the journey to Bao Lac. On the way, you will admire the beauty of Ma Pi Leng Pass and the Nho Que river. You will have beautiful photos here to preserve these moments. You can always have lunch at Meo Vac valley and come to Bao Lac in the afternoon.

Day 8: From Bao Lac To Ba Be Lake

Day 8: From Bao Lac To Ba Be Lake
Off-road riding near Ba Be lake

Continue going for another 110 km, you will come to Ba Be Lake. Visitors can enjoy watching the transformation of Ba Be Lake in just one day. 

In addition to enjoying the beautiful scenery of Ba Be Lake, visitors also have the opportunity to enjoy specialties that are difficult to find elsewhere, such as lake fish, shrimp, and many other special dishes such as hill chicken, wild vegetables, suckling pork, sticky rice or bamboo shoots.

Day 9: Back To Hanoi from Ba Be lake

Day 9: Back To Hanoi from Ba Be lake
View near by Ba Be lake

You do not have to take the highway to Hanoi, but instead, you will go along another route to fully enjoy the beauty of the mountains.

Conclusion

A motorbike tour from Hanoi to Ba Be is a great trip for those who want to explore the beauty of the northwest mountains. If you have any questions about the schedule, you can contact us: https://vietnammotorcycletours.com/

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