This four days motorbiking take you to pristine mountain lake of Ba Be, arguably Vietnam's most beautiful lake is situated 250 kilometers north of Hanoi. Surrounded by primary jungle and limestone cliffs, the surrounding areas are inhabited principally by Thai and Hmong peoples.
Tour code: MTB01E
Departure dates: Everyday
Destination: Northeast, Vietnam.
Duration: 4 days
Day 1: Ha Noi - Vu Linh, 180 km, 5 hours ride (B/ L)
Leaving Ha Noi and breaking out of the delta plains, we pass through endless limestone karts scenery and extensive farming lands comprising a sea of paddy fields split by tree-lined roads. Lunch in Viet Tri town. Arrive in Vu Linh in late afternoon, here we stay overnight with friends of the Dao's minority in a traditional stilt house.
Day 2: Vu Linh - Ba Be National Park, 200km 7 hours ride (B/ L/ D)
We have two options : one takes us around the very end of the Song Gam mountain range, enjoying good riding on winding sealed mountain roads; the other crosses over the very end of the range and takes us through untarnished rain forest on challenging, rocky road. The Song Gam mountain range is the main range of northeast Vietnam. From Tuyen Quang we continue on sealed road through renowned tea growing areas, where the hillsides are literally covered in plantations, From here it’s a short ride to the edge of Ba Be Lake, Overnight home-stay in the Tay's family.
Day 3: Ba Be Lake - Bac Kan 70km (B/ L/ D)
After breakfast, we have 20 minutes ride up north to visit a very nice local market. Return to the village and from there we will have 2 hr boat trip to visit the Ba Be Lake. After lunch, we ride to Bac Kan, 2 hr ride. Arrive in Bac Kan in the late afternoon. Dinner and night at hotel.
Day 4: Bac Kan - Ha Noi 200km (B/ L)
Leaving Bac Kan, we head south to go back to Hanoi, we will take the small paved road to avoid the busy traffic. Lunch on route. Arrive in Hanoi in the afternoon. Tour ends.
Please note that the hotels mentioned in this list are for reference only. Depending on availability and your preference, they can be changed. If we are unable to book any hotel, it will be replaced by another hotel at least of equivalent standard and value.
| Vu Linh
| Ba Be NP
| Bac Kan
• Motorbikes : 01 bike/ per person
• All petrol (gasoline), helmet
• Rain gear
• Motorbike jacket
• Boat trip on Ba Be lake
• Local English Speaking guide
• Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
• All entrance fees
Services not included
• Visa to Vietnam
• Any other transportation are not mentioned in the itinerary
• Travel Insurance
• Meals are not mentioned in the itinerary
• Tip for guide
• Other personal expenses.