Take our Hanoi to Saigon Top Gear motorbike tour and follow the route from the BBC Top Gear Vietnam Special with the people who make it happen. ride the Ho Chi Minh Trail and experience the history and culture of Vietnam first-hand. The Ho Chi Minh Trail was a strategic network of paths and roads that supplied southern battlefields during the War, and parts of this network have now been upgraded to form the Ho Chi Minh Highway. The Ho Chi Minh Train motorcycle tour offers bikers one of the best motorcycling roads in Southeast Asia, as it traverses the Annamite Mountains that form a natural border between Vietnam and Laos. Our route passes through historic locations from the war, at least three World Heritage sites, pristine jungle and offers easy access to the beaches on the coast.
The tour starts in Hanoi were we go to the hilltribe village of Pu Luong then meet the Ho Chi Minh Highway and make our way to Phong Nha national park, where explorers recently found the world’s largest cave, visit Khe Sanh and the former DMZ, and spend time in the former imperial capital at Hue and the historic trading port of Hoi An. We continue down the coast on quiet roads and make our way up to the central highlands. We head back down to the coast to the beach town of Nha Trang and make outr way along the coast to Saigon and the end of our ride. Our route also takes advantage of the good hotels dotted along Vietnam’s long coastline, and includes a ride over the glorious Hai Van pass. Take the long way down from Hanoi to Saigon motorbike tour.
Hanoi • Pu Luong • Vinh • Phong Nha • Khe Sang • Hue • Hue • Hoi An • Quy Nhon • My Khe • Nha Trang • Da Lat • Quoc Long • Saigon
Tour Start and Finish: Hanoi/Saigon
Nearest Airport: Noi Bai International Airport / Ton Son Nhat International Airport
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||Single rider Single room
|Honda CRF 250cc
|Honda XR 150cc
|Ural Solo 650cc
|Ural Sidecar 650cc
Prices in VND based on the exchange rate 22,300 VND = $1 USD
Prices are in VND, All inclusive and based on Per Person on tour. Single rooms where possible, Home-stays single room are not available.
Our all-inclusive prices covers:
- Motorcycle: Honda CRF 250cc, Ural 650cc or Honda XR 150cc
- Petrol, Oil and maintenance
- All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
- Accommodation in local guest-houses, hotels or home stays
- English-speaking guide
- All fees, tolls and National Park entrance tickets
- Helmets: Full face and open face
- Padded Motorcycle jackets & Motorcycle pants
- Rain pants and Poncho
- Dry bag and tie downs
- Accommodation on last day of the tour in Saigon
- Alcohol drinks
- Personal Health Insurance
- Personal expenses
- Personal Tip and gratuities
- Liability insurance
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