This will be a superb 4-day motorbike tour that will take you to the best of central Vietnam and through the heart-stopping rural scenery. Get ready to be totally spellbound by the sights along your way. This exciting experience will end with a pinch of history, as you ride to the top of the Hai Van Pass and visit popular tourist destinations such as the imperial capital of Hue and the infamous tunnels of Vinh Moc. You should book now to get this amazing experience!
During this tour, Flamingo Travel will provide you with their best accommodation in the area of your tour. You will spend a night at a local stilt house and 2 nights at a hotel in a twin shared room.
The traditional rice paddies will be the main scenery as you ride up to the Cham tower in Vietnam and other sites that have a great historical significance. The Ho Chi Minh trail will then lead you to the thundering waterfall that will be your relaxation stop. For those who are ready to dive into the crystal clear waters of the rumbling waterfall, you will have a chance to enjoy swimming.
Your journey will then continue into the highlands and an inviting ethnic community that will be your friendly host. At the end of the day, you will spend the night in Prao after you have dinner at a local restaurant.
Saying goodbye to the welcoming locals, you will enhance your riding experience through jungle and mountain trails of the Ho Chi Minh trail. Going passed ethnic minorities and distinguishing on stilt houses on the road to Khe Sanh, you will stop in Co Tu. Co Tu is another minority village of the Pa Co people located not far from the town of Ta Rut. Afterward, you will meet the locals, learn exciting facts about their life there, and aspire to travel through Vietnam’s most striking passes that will lie ahead.
The newly-constructed road is quiet and it will allow you to become a witness of its natural beauty and primitive forests which are so typical of the Truong Son mountain range. Despite the wilderness and majestic surrounding, you will be amazed by the serenity and peace of mountains, jungle, and famous Dakrong Bridge. Afterward, you will finally arrive at Khe Sanh where you will spend a night.
Today, you will ride on Highway 9. This road will lead you to the famous Carol Camp which was active during the war with the Americans. This road will also take you to the Hiền Lương Bridge or Peace Bridge. This bridge is a significant landmark that carries a heavy history on its shoulders. It was built by the French in the mid-1900s on the borderline of South Vietnam and North Vietnam just before the Ben Hai River and the Here River.
Another strategically located site that you will also be visiting today is the Vịnh Mốc tunnels on the border of South Vietnam and North Vietnam. It was built to shelter the villagers during the American war bombing. The Vietnamese Demilitarized Zone has more sites of your profound interest such as the complex of tunnels. Right after your exploration, you will stop at a local beach where you can enjoy your lunch and catch your breath.
As you keep on riding along the coast, you will visit the Quang Tri citadel, a proud survivor of the 1972 bombing. After 81 full days enduring fierce bomb-attacks, this place still stands majestic. At the end of the day, you will stay overnight in Hue.
The day will find you riding towards the Elephant Springs which is the ideal place for those who seek tranquility. The Lang Co bay will be your next stop, where you can have lunch and savor the enchanting scenery. After that, you will head to the highest location on Highway 1, the Hải Vân Pass. It is a great location offering breathtaking views of iconic landscapes and a view of Da Nang city.
As you drive along the Cua Dai beach, you will set off for some more adventures such as cave exploration at the Marble Mountains, visit the mountainous pagodas, and see handmade sculptures masterly made from passion stone. The trip will end with lots of fantastic memories and experiences packed in your luggage as soon as you arrive in Hoi An.
This motorbike tour will get you a journey to Hoi An, Prao, Khe Sanh, Hue, Co Tu village, Peace Bridge, Vinh Moc tunnels, Quang Tri citadel, Elephant Springs, and Lang Co bay. You will also get an experience riding on Ho Chi Minh trail and Hai Van Pass.
On this motorcycle tour, you will be served 3 breakfasts, 4 lunches, and 3 dinners. You can buy snacks, pre-packaged food, and processed food from many grocery shops on your way at an additional cost.
On your first day of ride, you will have a chance to swim on a crystal clear water on the thundering waterfall or just enjoy the scenery.