Ha Giang – Motorbike Tours North Vietnam
Ha Giang province is located in northeastern Vietnam. It is in the far north of the country, and contains Vietnam’s northernmost region. It shares a 275 km long border with Yunnan province of southern of China, and this is known as Vietnam’s final frontier. The provincial capital, also called Ha Giang, is connected by Highway 2 and is 325 km away from Hanoi. The border crossing is at Thanh Thuy, 25 km from the capital, Ha Giang town. It is one of the most difficult provinces of Vietnam as it has mountainous topography with the least potential for agricultural development. The province borders China with a length of over 275 kilometers (170 mi); the border gate is known as the Thanh Thuy. In addition, there are three smaller gates namely, the Pho Bang, the Xin Man and Sam Pun.
The Vietnam motorbike tour to Ha Giang and Northern Loop is considered the last frontier for adventurous tours in Vietnam.
ROAD TRIP DETAILS:
Motorbike Route: Ha Giang, Tam Son (Quan Ba), Yen Minh, Dong Van, Meo Vac, Bao Lac, Khau Vai.
Riding Terrain & Landscape: limestone karsts, valleys, rivers, borderlands, minority villages
Road Conditions: paved rural back-roads, paved mountain roads, amazing Ma Pi Leng mountain pass.
Ha Giang and northeast Vietnam is always the best choice for bikers, it takes about 3 to 4 days to ride around Ha Giang, Dong Van, Meo Vac… They are the most scenic motorbike routes in Vietnam that can not be missed. Before riding to these places you need to get the local permission, can ask the hotels in Ha Giang to arrange it for you, it costs 10 USD/ head. Kindly check out the featured motorbike tours around Ha Giang.
Ha Giang Motorcycle Tours
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Can have longer ride from 8 to 11 day trip to see more remoted areas. The BEST TIME to travel to Ha Giang and northern Vietnam by motorbike is SPRING and Autumn when it is warm and dry.
River Crossing In Khau Vai
BEST PLACE/ ROUTE FOR MOTORBIKING IN VIETNAM
Wondering the best route to ride around Ha Giang? the route from Dong Van to Meo Vac is a 22km ride along the Ma Pi Leng Pass, a staggering road clinging to the edge of a wall of limestone mountains, towering hundreds of feet above the craterous Nho Que River valley. If any mountain road pass in Vietnam deserves the title EPIC ADVENTURE it’s this one. Because the views are so incredible, so we make lots of stops for pictures. It is the highlight of motorbike tour north Vietnam.
The Ma Pi Leng Pass: indeed the most amazing mountain road pass in all of Vietnam