6 Days Hoi An to Hanoi Motorbike Tour Vietnam

Vietnam Motorcycle Tour via Hue and the Ho Chi Minh Trail

Join this motorcycle tour with Indochina Motorbike Tours. This Vietnam motorbike tour from Hoi An to Hanoi will give you an unforgettable experience. Riders will be riding via Hue, Phong Nha, Khe Sanh, and Mai Chau on mostly Ho Chi Minh trail and a part of the central coast to experience the most stunning landscapes of the beaches, mountains, and forests.


  • Ride via the Ho Chi Minh pass
  • Starts in Hoi An and ends in Hanoi
  • Visit the Forbidden city and the Thien Mu Pagoda
  • Fantastic views of the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park
  • Boat trip to some beautiful caves in Phong Nha
  • Experienced English speaking tour guide
  • Visit the historical Vinh Moc tunnels
  • 5 nights accommodation

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced


6 riding days in English
Spoken languages: English
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During this tour, you will be accommodated at standard hotels and homestays. The rooms are based on twin or triple shared occupancy.

Indochina Motorbike Tours Vietnam Central Coast Itinerary


  • Terrain: mix of tarmac, gravels, curves, muddy, rocky, and off-road
  • Bike: rental bike
  • Mileage: 1,200 kilometers / 746 miles
  • Daily rides: 160 - 270 kilometers / 100 - 168 miles
  • Meals: 5 breakfasts, 6 lunches, and 5 dinners

Day 1: Hoi An to Hue, 160 kilometers / 100 miles

Pickup at the hotel. In the morning, you will have one of the best motorbike tours on the coastlines in central Vietnam. You will ride the motorcycle easily up to Da Nang on the coastal road. Then, you will go up on the famous Hai Van Pass, the pass which offers you plenty of chances for photos. Lunch is served after the pass. After lunch, You will have an enjoyable motorbike tour inside the countryside of Vietnam.

You will ride the motorcycle all the way to Hue on the small countryside roads to see markets, rice fields, and plenty of colorful tombs. You will be in Hue at 16:00. Overnight at the hotel in Hue.

Note: You have the option to extend 1 night in Hue so that you can have more time to discover this romantic and peaceful city.

Day 2: Hue to Vinh Moc tunnel and Khe Sanh, 170 kilometers / 106 miles

You will ride the motorbike to visit some famous attractions such as Forbidden city and Thien Mu Pagoda. Then you get ready to have motorbike tour on Ho Chi Minh trail. After Hue city, you will head up to the DMZ to see some famous historical relics and learn more about the Vietnam war, especially, visiting the Vinh Moc tunnel complex which will extremely give you special feeling about life, war, and peace.

After that, you take a motorbike ride to the west to Khe Sanh. Before getting to the hotel, you will have a visit to Khe Sanh military base to understand how violent the war was. Hotel stays in Khe Sanh town.

Day 3: Khe Sanh to Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, 220 kilometers / 137 miles

Today is the highlight of the tour. You will have the best motorbike tour on the Ho Chi Minh trail. You will ride on the western Ho Chi Minh trail with 220 kilometers in length. The motorbike ride today offers you amazing views of the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park and there are just a few other traffics on the trail. Arrive in Phong Nha at 16:30. If the weather permits, you will take a short boat trip to some of the beautiful caves in Phong Nha. Overnight at the hotel in Phong Nha.

Day 4: Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park to Tan Ky, 270 kilometers / 168 miles

The morning motorbike ride is up to the north of the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park. The motorcycle ride on Ho Chi Minh trail today keep offering a great view of the limestone mountain and the beautiful villages of the hill tribes. After lunch, you will have smooth motorbike ride straight to Tan Ky, Nghe An Province. Overnight at the hotel in Tan Ky town.

Day 5: Tan Ky to Mai Chau, 240 kilometers / 150 miles

After breakfast, you will keep enjoying motorbike tour on Ho Chi Minh road until Ngoc Lac town where you stop for lunch. Then, you will take a turn to the western mountainous area of Vietnam. From here, you will have great Vietnam motorbike tour on the mountain passes and enjoy the differently beautiful view from the days before. You will be in Mai Chau valley at 17:00. Overnight in Mai Chau, home stay with the Thai people

Day 6: Mai Chau to Hanoi, 170 kilometers / 106 miles

Before having a motorbike ride to Hanoi, you will take a short walk around the valley to visit some villages of the Thai people to learn more about Vietnamese culture and enjoy the peace of the green valley in Mai Chau. You will start the tour back to Hanoi at 10:00. After having an enjoyable motorbike ride on mountains of north Vietnam, you will have lunch in Hoa Binh town then hit the road back to Hanoi. Finish the 7-day motorbike tour on Ho Chi Minh trail safely before rush hours.


  • can ride for 2-3 hours
  • minimal riding experience
  • assistance required
  • comfortable with curves and leans
  • basic experience with unsurfaced roads
  • short distance ascents and descents


  • can ride for 3-4 hours
  • average riding experience
  • little assistance required
  • comfortable with extreme curves and leans
  • average experience with unsurfaced roads
  • steep ascents and descents


  • can ride for 5-6 hours
  • extensive riding experience
  • assistance on demand (if required)
  • experienced with riding a variety of motorcycles
  • comfortable with any terrain and weather conditions

Included excursions

  • Take a short boat trip to some of the beautiful caves in Phong Nha
  • A short walk to explore Mai Chau valley


This tour will start in Hoi An and end in Hanoi. Along the way, you will visit Hue, Ho Chi Minh trail, Khe Sanh, Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, Tan Ky, and Mai Chau.


The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

What's included

  • 5 breakfasts
  • 5 dinners
  • 5 nights accommodation
  • 6 lunches
  • Driving gear
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Gasoline on tour
  • Helmet
  • Motorbike rental (Honda or Yamaha)
  • One-way transfer for bike and tour guide

What's not included

  • Airfare
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 30% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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This tour is available all year round except for February 8 - 19, 2018. Please select an arrival date below.


Pricing information
  • The surcharge for manual dirt bikes of 150cc and 250cc 18 USD / bike / day and 30 USD / bike / day respectively.
  • The supplement for those who want to stay in single rooms throughout the trip is 130 USD per person.
  • Bigger groups (more than 2) can be accommodated. Kindly send an inquiry mentioning how many persons you are for an accurate price offer.


Tour information

Please note that this tour is offered on a private basis. It caters to a single rider or to a private group, providing a personal tour guide in either case.

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