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Explore North West by Motor Bike 8 Days

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Hanoi - Mai Chau - Son La - Dien Bien Phu - Lai Chau - Sapa - Lao Cai - Hanoi

Tour code: VBT-VCT36
This tour help you discover the striking sceneries of North of Vietnam by motor bike. You can explore the cultures, customs, weather, foods of minority peoples and enjoy the picturesque views of the area.
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Day 1: Hanoi - Mai Chau (L, D)

Depart and wind our way to Hoa Binh town, before that we will be driving our own way through villages, valleys of Ha Tay and Hoa Binh province. Lunch break in Hoa Binh town, visit the power plant and continue hitting the roads up hills to Kun pass and onto nice roads offering spectacular views over the valleys and mountains. Arrive in Lac village of the With Thai people in Mai Chau before dark., check in a still house then take a short walk around. After dinner You can have chance to join the traditional dance of the White Thai people, taste Ruou Can - the special wine of the local made from rice and a kind of tree leaves. Overnight in Thai’s house on stilts

Day 2: Mai Chau - Son La (B, L, D)

After breakfast drive to Son La, a stop in Moc Chau with hundreds of giant grass farm for cows, You will know why this is the biggest milk centre in Vietnam, continue driving to Son La and enjoy the view of the North mountain, at noon you will arrive in Son La, check in the hotel the visit the ancient prison in the French war. Walk around the town and overnight in Son La.

Day 3: Son La - Dien Bien Phu (B, L, D)

Leave Son La passing Tuan Giao town stop for lunch and continue driving to Dien Bien Phu - The famous historical site of Vietnam Where we defeated the French to seize our fredom and independence, visit the old battle fields of, war museum, airport

Day 4: Dien Bien Phu - Lai Chau - Tam Duong (B, L, D)

Drive throughout Lai Chau, lunch break in this old town then head out for our scenic drive to Tam Duong, on this day you'll have a chance to see the most beautiful hill tribes in Northern Vietnam with the variety of clothes and home such as H'Mong, Black Thai, Black Dzao, Pazi...discover their traditions and customs. Overnight in Tam Duong.

Day 5: Tam Duong - Sapa (B, L, D)

After breakfast depart to Sapa, stop over in Binh Lu to visit Binh Lu Market - of the Lu hill tribe ( black teeth) or you can to go trekking here for some hours, After that you will pass Tram Ton Pass - 2000ms above the sea level, see the Fansipan Peak and Silver waterfall.
Arrive in Sapa, check in the hotel and discover Sapa town by night.

Day 6: Sapa - Lao Chai - Ta Van village (B, L, D)

Today you leave your motor in the hotel and trek down to Muong Hoa Valley the first village you get to is Lao Chai village to visit the Black H'Mong tribe. Have a picnic lunch on the way then keep going along the bottom of the Sapa valley to get to Ta Van village, which is supposed to be the most beautiful one in the area, where you stay overnight in a local family.

Day 7: Ta Van - Giang Ta Chai - Sapa (B, L)

We start the trip after breakfast, heading up to Giang Ta Chai village of the Red Zdao tribe where you will have lunch .Amazing sceneries and beautiful waterfall are to be seen in the afternoon before going up to the main road where you will be picked up by motorbike/jeep .Ride back to Sapa and you might stop some times on the way to take photos of the fabulous valley of Sapa . A hot shower before down to Lao Cai for the night train back to Hanoi.

Day 8: Hanoi - Departure

You will arrive in Hanoi around 05:00 AM. End of tour.
Tour Rates
Tour cost in US$ per person
Hotel Class Number of persons in group
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Trip Included

  • Pick up & drop off at hotels
  • English speaking tour guide
  • All transportation and transfers by A.C bus
  • All accommodation at local homestay
  • Meals as indication
  • Admission fees and permits where applicable
  • Local supporting team during the trekking (porter, cook... )
  • Trekking arrangement
  • Train tickets Lao Cai - Hanoi (4 berth cabin, A/C)

Trip Excluded

  • Pre/post trip arrangement
  • Others meals & drinks
  • Admission fees during free time
  • Personal expenses such as shopping; telephone, laundry and bar bills etc.
  • Tips and gratuities
  • All other service is not made on the written form
Destination Hotel/Resort/Cruise Class
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