10 Day Northern Vietnam and Laos Motorbike Tour
Indochina including Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia is well-positioned in global travelling map. If you desire to get overview of Indochina’s wonderful beauties, let be a part of fantastic motorcycle tours Vietnam to Laos. Definitely, it would be an unforgettable memory in your life.
Day 1: Hanoi – Mai Chau ( 170km, L, D ) Home-stay
Leaving Hanoi in the early morning to avoid the bustle of the city and enjoy the fresh air, we ride to the Northwestern side and head to Mai Chau valley, our overnight destination.
Along the way to Mai Chau, our motorcycle touring team can sightsee various places with spectacular landscapes: the magnificent Da River, the bushy forested hills with the villages of Thai people, etc.
We will stay in a traditional house-on-tilt of a Thai family to prepare for 2nd day of motorcycle tours Vietnam to Laos.
Day 2: Mai Chau – Laos Border – Sam Nua ( 227km, B, L, D ) Guest house
The 2nd day in the journey from Vietnam to Laos on motorcycle will be extremely exciting when our motorcycle tours Vietnam crosses the border to the amazing land of Laos.
From Hoa Binh, we ascend to Thanh Hoa Province and motorcycle touring crew will follow the path along Ma River to Nameo Town.
From here, we will cross the border to the side of Laos. Once we put our feet on Laos’ land, all motorcyclists could feel the different atmosphere. We are surrounded by different language, the road is less crowded and the natural landscapes also change quite significantly.
Motorcycle tour team from Vietnam to Laos will have a dinner in town and stay overnight in Sam Nua.
Day 3: Sam Nua – Xieng Khoang ( 208km, B, L, D ) Hotel
The destination for motorbike tour today is Xieng Khoang, where is famous for the Plain of Jars. Apart from it, our Laos motorcycle tour will pass lots of hills and mountain passes, where you can have a nice view of valley and villages of H’mong people.
It will be a long riding day for motorcycle tour northern Vietnam to Laos team but for sure, the landscape is worth our efforts.
We stay in a hotel in Xieng Khoang after the dinner.
Day 4: Xieng Khoang – Luang Prabang ( 336km, B, L, D ) Hotel
Harder and longer than previous day, our route today is promising rewarding as our next destination in motorcycle tour is Luang Prabang, a “must-visit” place once you travel to Laos.
There will be some photogenic places along the way to Luang Prabang. As a country in the tropical region, the natural beauty of Laos is also really impressive, which is somehow wilder as it has not much been touched by people.
We come to Luang Prang at late afternoon and it comes to the end of 4th day motorcycle tours Vietnam to Laos.
Day 5: Luang Prabang city tour. Hotel stay
As mentioned, Luang Prabang – the ancient city of Laos is highly recommended by many tourists. Therefore, our Vietnam Motorbike Tour Asia will spend the whole day exploring the ancient and historical corners of this city.
From the long-built pagodas to the famous relics, you could get a different view about Laotian cultures and its traditional architecture.
Just enjoy the city and local foods by yourself. Get relaxed and prepare for the next day of Motorcycle Tours Laos.
Day 6:Luang Prabang – Muang Khoa ( 294km, B, L, D ) Hotel stay
After saying goodbye to Luang Prabang, our Laos motorcycle Tour crew will travel up north to the place which is not far from Vietnam border, called Muang Khua.
On the Laos motorcycle tour today, we can drop in some traditional villages of H’mong and Thai people in Laos. Even though these tribes are also distributed in Vietnam, it is still fascinating to see the differences between Thai people in Vietnam and ones in Laos.
An overnight at guesthouse is waiting for you before roaming the way back to Vietnam by motorbike.
Day 7: Muang Khua – Vietnam Border – Dien Bien Phu ( 110km, B, L, D ) Hotel
From Muang Khua, our Vietnam motorbike team will cross the border to get back to Vietnam, on the administrative land of Dien Bien Province.
The landscape of remoted area is definitely wonderful with the vast forests. And suddenly, they are all replaced by the view of rice fields and spectacular valley of Dien Bien Phu, a well-known place in French War.
We will stay overnight in this city for the 7th day of northern Vietnam motorcycle tour to Laos.
Day 8: Dien Bien Phu – Son La ( 161km, B, L, D ) Hotel
For the morning of 8th day with motorcycle tour Vietnam – Laos, let’s spend few hours discovering the famed historical relic associated with the reputation of this land such as A1 Hill, Him Lam Hill, Dien Bien Phu Museum….
Afterward, we keep motorcycle touring down to Son La, through Pha Din mountain pass – one of the most magnificent passes in North Vietnam. You could take time to snap some photos with the panoramic view looking down to the considerable valley. This pass could be one of the highlight of motorcycle tours Vietnam.
We will have a dinner in Son La Town.
Day 9: Son La – Phu Yen( 201km, B, L, D ) Hotel
Coming to the last days of motorcycle tours Vietnam, we carry on going down south to the side of Da River. Just following its way, cross a part of Hoang Lien Mountain range and we can reach Phu Yen valley in the afternoon.
Let’s enjoy the dinner in town with typical local foods. It will be our last night together in the journey of motorbike Vietnam.
Day 10: Phu Yen – Hanoi ( 170km, B, L )
As the last day has come, our motorcycle touring team will leave the mountain area to travel down to delta area. From Phu Yen, we will get back to Hanoi, following the bank of the Red River and this ride reminds us the Vietnam motorbike tour along the coast.
In the late afternoon, we will reach the Hanoi city center and end the fantastic 10-day motorcycle tours from Vietnam to Laos.