Motorbike Tour To Ba Be Lake – 4 Days
4 day motorbike tour to Ba Be Lake will be an unforgettable memory in your travelling time in Vietnam. Experiencing the endless beauty of Northern Vietnam with breathtaking landscapes, the peaceful views of daily life or the typical traditional cultures of indigenous people through the overnight stay in their local houses. Promisingly, this short tour is the best motorcycle tours Northern Vietnam.
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TOUR IN DETAIL
DAY 1: HANOI – BA BE LAKE ( 22 KM – L, D ) HOME STAY
We will start the 1st day of Northern Vietnam motorbike tours by heading to Ba Be Lake, after passing many mountainous communities of Tonkin. In the morning, when riding motorbike through Thai Nguyen, we will take a look at the museum of ethnology, which enlightens you in terms of Vietnamese culture and local life.
After lunch on the way, our Vietnam motorbike crew keeps passing splendid mountain trails. On reaching the Ba Be Lake, we can take a boat trip to Pac Ngoi village of Tay ethnic people. Just spend your afternoon to discover the beauty of that area. It brings us to the end of 1st day with north Vietnam motorbike tour.
” Ba Be Lake: is considered the heaven on earth with numerous wonderful landscapes in Vietnam. Located is the core area of Ba Be National park, this lake is roughly 250km far from Hanoi. There are some tribe villages surrounding there, named Bo Lu and Pac Ngoi, which are home of Tay ethnic people. At the height of more than 150m with sea level, this lake is regarded as “Ha Long bay on mountain”. The surface of Ba Be Lake extends to about 500ha, with the length of 8km and the width can be 2km, averagely 20-35m deep. It is combined by 3 river branches: Pe Lam, Pe Lu and Pe Leng”.
DAY 2: BA BE LAKE DISCOVERY ( B, L, D ) HOME STAY
This morning of the northern Vietnam motorbike tours is dedicated to joining a boat trip on the lake, where you can admire the ecosystem with the biodiversity of flora and fauna in the lake and surrounding areas. We can land in some spotlights such as Tien Pond, Gia Mai Island, Puong Cave and Dau Dang Waterfall. If we are lucky to be in Ba Be in festival time, normally 10th and 11th day of first lunar month, we can join the bustling atmosphere of Long Tong Festival with many traditional games, performances of martial arts, as well as the traditional horn dance of Tay, Nung, Dzao, Mong, and Kinh people.
We come back to the village for a rest. In the afternoon, our Vietnam motorbike crew will conduct a short trekking to Ba Ba National Park extending to an area of 23,000 hectares. The ecosystem here is highly abundant with over 410 identified fauna and more than 300 flora.
We will have one night staying over in Ba Be Lake in the homstay of Dzao people. It closes the 2nd day in the journey to explore Ba Be and Thac Ba with Vietnam Motorbike Tour Asia team.
DAY 3: BA BE LAKE – VU LINH – THAC BA LAKE ( 200 KM – B, L, D )
Coming to the 3rd day with Northern Vietnam motorbike tours, after breakfast, we will get on the motorbike and ride down to Vu Linh, a famous village of Dzao people near Thac Ba Lake ( Vietnam Motorbike Tour Asia always choose this unique place to stay during our motorbike tours Northern Vietnam ), the area of 23,400ha with more than 1,331 islands and hills. This man-made lake is highly appreciated about the biodiversity. The water is green and spotless year around, reflecting the shadow of more-than-1000-year ancient forests.
We will have another amazing night in the homestay with the family of our friend. The local hosts are really hospitable and warm-welcoming. It will be a relaxing night in the sound of music and the tasty aroma of traditional foods.
DAY 4: VU LINH – HANOI ( 180 KM – B, L )
Breakfast in the morning is followed by the comfortable motorbike ride to southeast on highway 2 before approaching the Phu Tho town. We will have relaxing motorcycle riding today when moving along the Red River delta, where all the motorcyclists will be stunned by the modest and humble beauty of countryside, with the picturesque views of peaceful villages, the fishing boats, or the enormous paddy fields and corn farms.
After passing by the Black River Bridge, we follow the highway from Son Tay to Hanoi. It ceases the 5 marvelous day tour with motorbike tours Northern Vietnam. Although 4 days are not a long time but we hope that the moments with Vietnam motorbike tours did give you a lot of unforgettable memories.