Motorbike Tour Around Central Vietnam – 8 Days
Riding along Vietnam on motorbike is an extraordinary feeling which you could almost find nowhere else in the world. From the huge metropolises to rural areas, you could admire the beauty of Vietnam with prolonged history and traditional cultures. From Hoi An, an ancient town in the center of Vietnam, our experienced guide of Vietnam Motorbike Tour Asia will lead you through the numerous wonderful attractions along the country. There are so much fun and joyful which is waiting for you ahead with Motorbike Tour Around Central Vietnam.
Day 1: Hoi An (or Da Nang) – Hue: 130km
In the morning, after our motorbike tour guide come pick you up at the hotel at around 8:00 am, you will be provided necessary stuffs for the trips with some guidance and instructions about the motorbike tour.
From Hoi An or Da Nang, we will hit the road to Marble Mountains, a system of marvelous mountains with numerous striking sculptures and pagodas in the caves. After that, our motorcycle touring team will ride along the coastal line, from Marble Mountains through My Khe Beach- one of the most gorgeous beaches in Vietnam, and head to Hai Van Pass, where you could admire the impressiveness of nature with enormous space of forest and ocean.
Once we come to Hue, motorbike tour Vietnam team could pay a visit to an Oyster farm and have lunch on a floating restaurant or a nearby beach. The countryside of Hue Province is idyllic and peaceful with vast fields of rice, spacious and dense lagoons and mushroom farms.
We will stay in a standard hotel in Hue City for the 1st night of Vietnam motorcycle tours.
Day 2: Hue – Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park: 230km
The route for Hue to Phong Nha Ke Bang is promisingly a long one with few challenges but definitely, it will be full of excitements and surprises. Our Vietnam motorcycle touring team will have the first stopover in Quang Tri Citadel to revise the severe years in history of Vietnam. Following the trip to ancient citadel is a short ride to Vinh Moc Tunnel, an underground bomb shelter system for local residents in 1960.
Also, our riding crew will cross Luong Bridge, the border between Northern and Southern Vietam in 1954. In the later afternoon, our motorcycle touring team will embark in Ho Chi Minh Trail and reach Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park.
Guest house staying in the 2nd night of motorcycle tour around central Vietnam.
Day 3: Discover Phong Nha Ke Bang: 70km
Today’s riding is absolutely the highlight of whole motorbike tour Vietnam when the riding route is short, comfortable, less stressful and you could visit many famous attractions in the National Park such as Paradise limestone caves, Chay River. There are also a wide range of activities such as trekking, hiking, swimming, kayaking…
The compex of Phong Nha-Ke Bang is 50km from Dong Hoi city and about 500km from Hanoi. This area has the significant values about both topographies and also biodiversity. There are hundreds of caves discovered here and many of them have been evaluated and also taken into exploitation for tourism. In 2009, the discovery of Son Doong cave, the largest cave in the world has attracted the focus of global press for this area.
Day 4: Phong Nha – Khe Sanh: 220km
From Phong Nha Ke Bang, you have 2 choices of road for this journey on Ho Chi Minh trail; one in the western side and another is on the opposite side. With the experiences of our guide, it is recommended that we should ride on the western Ho Chi Minh trail, where you can see many glorious mountain ranges and primitive forests.
Besides, motorbike tour to the south of Vietnam delivers you the chance to visit the former US marine base with the system of tunnels, air base and some war museums on that area. It is promisingly the best part of Ho Chi Minh trail motorbike tour.
We will stay overnight in Khe Sanh and prepare for the next day with motorbike tour on Ho Chi Minh trail.
Day 5: Khe Sanh – Prao: 190km
Saying goodbye to Khe Sanh, our motorcycle riding team keeps strolling along Ho Chi Minh Trail. There are some tribal villages of ethnic minorities along the way. We can visit a waterfall where our team could go for a swim, and then drop in a local village near Ta Rut Town. We could visit the Pa Co community, go for a walk around the village with rustic and poetic view of mountains and forests. After that, we keep riding along the wonderful roads, new and quiet. Definitely, the nature of North Truong Son Mountain Range will amaze all motorcyclists.
We stay in a local guest house in Prao for the 5th night of the motorcycle tour.
Day 6: Prao – Kon Tum: 270km
Riding from Prao to Kon Tum is definitely long journey for all motorcyclists with motorbike tour Vietnam. However, it is incredibly wonderful when we could combine the short trip to visit some historical attractions with some stopovers in ethnic villages of highland area. From the tropical forest landscape, our team ascends up to central highland areas, the residence of many ethnic minorities such as Xo Dang, Ba Na and vast areas of sub-tropical forests.
We will stay overnight in Kon Tum. Take a rest and prepare for next wonderful days with Vietnam motorcycle tours.
Day 7: Kon Tum – Quang Ngai: 210km
The route from Kon Tum to Quang Ngai is intense for all the motorcyclists but you could experience magnificent landscapes with many mountain passes and countryside back roads, where you could immerse yourself in the tranquility of rural areas.
Our team will visit Mang Den Waterfall for swimming and relaxing, drop in the hill tribes and pass by Violac Pass, the natural border of Quang Ngai and Kon Tum Province at the height of 1300m. From there, you could have a panoramic view of below valley.
We reach Quang Ngai at late afternoon and stay in a local hotel.
Day 8: Quang Ngai – Da Nang/Hoi An: 180km
Coming to the last day of motorcycle tour Vietnam, we could take time to visit lots of famous places along the way. Following the coastal line, we will firstly visit My Lai Village- the village which was named after a famous massacre in Vietnam War.
After that, following the coastal roads, we will cross by many lagoon and estuaries. The view of ocean will stun you to the fullest. We will ride along seaside and reach Da Nang/Hoi An at around 5 pm. It comes to the end of motorcycle tour Vietnam.
It is the end of 8 day tour with Vietnam motorbike team on Ho Chi Minh trail. Hope that this amazing journey has left you many good impressions about Vietnam and our company. We want to accompany with you in the futures with many other interesting tours to explore this S-shaped country.