12 days 11 nights
Easy Rider Hue to Saigon Motorbike Tour gives you an excellent insight into what riding in Vietnam is all about.
This twelve-day fascinating Easy Rider Tour starts in Hue and ends in the biggest city in Vietnam, Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City). Our tour includes great riding along many narrow, winding roads passing through farmlands, over the rolling long green mountains, and beautiful coastal roads of these picturesque regions.
The Central Highlands and Ho Chi Minh Trail are well known for their historical sites, magnificent landscape, rich cultures, and fine authentic cuisines. We will get a great opportunity to visit, learn as well as stay at the hill tribes’ traditional houses.
This Easy Rider Hue to Saigon Motorbike Tour will broaden your horizon about the hidden beauty of Vietnam, its rich history, and diverse cultures.
Easy Riders Vietnam team will meet and pick you up at the hotel where you stay in Hue. We then leave Hue City for the countryside, we stop at some small villages to learn how the locals make rice wine or traditional conical hats. Continue to ride to the remote countryside and enjoy the stunning landscape along the winding Ho Chi Minh trail where you are able to experience the different ethnic minorities’ cultures and customs, such as: Ba Co, Ta Oai, Co Tu and witness their natural hospitality. You then might want to dip your body into the natural hot water springs after an exciting day riding. Arrive in P’Rao village around 05:00 pm. Check-in and explore this small village on foot.
Explore the friendly hill tribe Co Tu in Bho Hoong village to learn their unique culture and what they do for a living in the morning. We then wind our way along the historic Ho Chi Minh Trail, through the lush forests and isolated villages. This is what motorbike touring is all about! Travel along quiet roads, enjoying breathtaking sites at every turn with plenty of chances for photos. We will then head to Marble Mountain and explore this spectacular area on foot. Enjoy the spectacular ride along the curvy Hai Van Mountain Pass and take in the marvelous panoramic view of Lang Co Peninsula and the coasts are all around. Tra Que Vegetable Farms are well worth a visit before arriving in Hoi An about 05:00 pm. Check in the hotel and explore this beautiful ancient town on foot
After breakfast, we start our another exciting day by riding through rural roads, passing the beautiful rice fields and small villages. We stop at the local village and learn how the they make incense, basket making village and rice papers. We'll then head to My Son Holy Land where we take our time to explore the ruins of ancient Cham Towers and learn about their unique history and culture. We begin the afternoon winding the legendary Ho Chi Minh Trail with spectacular views and stunning old-grown forests. We get to Kham Duc about 05:00 pm, check in and stay overnight.
Rise and shine for day 4 with Easy Riders Vietnam. We say goodbye to our lovely host and resume our motorbike ride along the Ho Chi Minh Trail, through the lush green rainforests and outstanding mountain passes. Taking a refreshing dip in the mountain waterfall to cool your body in the humid weather of Eastern Truong Son Range is remarkable fun. The historic sites including Charlie Hill, Phoenix Airport, Dak To - Tan Canh Battle Fields are well worth to pay a visit to understand more about the Vietnam War and our history. We arrive at the hotel about 05:00 pm, check in and stay overnight
After breakfast, we take time to visit and enjoy the interesting architecture of the old Wooden Church which was built by French over a century ago. We'll then come and share our love to the adorable children at Vinh Son Orphanage. We set out from Kon Tum for Kon Ktu village where Bana hill tribe's culture and tradition remaining untouched by time making this isolated and surprisingly beautiful region home to one of the most authentic minorities to remain in Vietnam.
We continue our motorbike ride through the stunningly winding roads along the remote village of the highlands and enjoy the breath-taking tea plantation. We'll then stop to visit the beautiful “Pearl of Pleiku Plateau”, Sea Lake , which used to be a volcanic crater that went extinct a million years ago. You would be surprised by the cool air, the beautiful and peaceful landscape of greenish pine trees and curvy roads, terraced fields on mountains. Ride to Chu Se and check in the resort that’s next to the peacefully beautiful lake. Stay overnight.
Ride along the old Ho Chi Minh Trail, the drive leads us due south through the remote back country. We take a break and visit Ede ethnic minority village where the locals are enthusiastically welcome. We'll head to Dray Sap Waterfall via the scenic winding jungle paths. This is a perfect place for a refreshing dip into the natural “Fairy Pool” after a hot but fascinating day riding motorbike. The traditional Long House in the jungle of the highlanders is the place we stay overnight. Our dinner is full of excitement with BBQs and rice cooked in the bamboo tubes.
Simply amazing is the only way to describe the day today, riding along the twisty mountain roads, learning how the locals make rice noodles, and processing coffee with their traditional way. We get a great opportunity to trek to the peak of Elephant Rock Mountain where the panoramic view of the region is incredibly fantastic. We have some beautiful shots before our last stretch of today's journey, but the adventures and experiences are not over yet! We ride along the lush green rice fields, rustic villages and enjoy the smiling faces of the locals coming home from their fields. We arrive at our beautiful hotel that faces to the natural lake in the early evening, check in and stay overnight.
Awake to the sounds of the rural village, enjoy breakfast and a cup of coffee as you watch the morning activities of the M'nong Ethic Minorities, heading to the fields or rowing their wooden boats to fish on the lake. We say goodbye to our hosts and jumb back on our motorbikes for our trip to Dalat. Our route leads us through the stunning remote countryside and rugged mountain roads. Our break is a visit to K'Ho Ethnic Minority Village to discover their culture and tradition. We wind our way up to Dalat around 05:00 pm after exploring the mysterious temple, Truc Lam.
Greet the morning and chase the sun! We start our beautiful day by visiting the highlights of Dalat and its countryside, including: Crazy House, Dragon Pagoda, Former Railway Station, Elephant Waterfall and Pongour Waterfall. After lunch, we then head to Di Linh Plateau, through scenic curvy roads, where we stop at the local villages to learn how they cultivate many goods on their lands, such as flowers, coffee, tea, mushrooms, and vegetables.
We leave Bao Loc in the early morning as we are able to spend more time in the countryside enjoying the ride through the remote villages and fascinating landscape of the vast tea plantations. We get back on our motorbike and ride to Da Mi Hydro Electricity where you'll enjoy the magnificent view from the summit of the mountain. We take a visit to the local village where you learn how they process cashew nuts with their traditional way, and then to K’ho ethnic minority village to experience about the rural life of the highlanders. We continue our afternoon ride to Ta Zon and then onto the the great wide open roads where you feel the nature, freedom and adventure. Our day concludes at the quiet hotel on the seaside of Mui Ne after taking in the sights: White Sand Dunes, Fairy Springs and Fishing Village.
We visit the colorful fishing market in the morning, and then stop by the Champa Towers to learn about the Cham people and their unique culture. We continue traveling to the countryside of Binh Thuan where you may be able to experience how the locals plant dragon fruits and you might even want to try it for yourself. Head back on the road and enjoy the stunning ride through the beautiful coastline to Ke Ga. We will then take a walk along this scenic landscape to have some great photo opportunities and visit the oldest lighthouse of South East Asia. We will arrive in Long Hai Beach after visiting the Minh Dam Army Base to learn more about V.C soldiers as well as the war. Check in and stay overnight
We can take a walk along this beautiful quiet beach at night and try some of the best BBQ seafood on the seaside.
We leave this beautiful beach in the early morning to visit Long Hai Port where you can experience the way locals collect fish or trade seafood. Get back on the bike, get the wind in your hair and enjoy the ride along this twisty coastline to Ho Coc beach. Have a break and explore this area on foot. We'll then take a ferry to cross Saigon River, arriving in Saigon at the hotel of your choice about 04:00 pm, ending your unforgettable motorbike tour with Easy Riders Vietnam!