Only a few hours riding west of Hanoi lies the peaceful valleys of Mai Chau – Pu Luong, where green rice paddies are ringed by steep karst mountains. This area offers great riding to bikers who only have a short time to explore Vietnam. Experience the daily lives of ethnic minority people with a night in a traditional house on stilts on out Mai Chau motorcycle tour. Ready to get off the beaten track?
The Mai Chau valley is also the gateway to beautiful protected areas such as the Pu Luong nature reserve and Cuc Phuong national park. We have discovered an idyllic home-stay deep in Pu Luong, where the house overlooks a waterfall and vast rice terracing. The limestone forests of nearby Cuc Phuong provide shelter to several endangered primates, and became Vietnam’s first national park in 1962. Let Us Know if you are looking for a quick Off Road Adventure Our Mai Chau & Pu Luong ride has some very interesting off road options close to Hanoi.Vist our scheduled departures page to see if you can join a group on our Mai Chau / Pu Luong Motorbike tours Vietnam.
We Pick you up at your hotel and take you to our garage to get fitted out on the bikes. Leaving our Garage around 8am and head out of town on a divided highway after 45km we join small roads and make our way through hills and villages to the town of Hoa Binh and the Black River. We take lunch en route and continue on quiet country roads stopping at view points that gives you a view of the Mai Chau valley, The people living here are of the White Tai hill tribes. We will stay with a local family and their house on stilts. The next day, We drive through rolling hills to the Ma River to We follow the banks of the river through village and farm lands and see local people process bamboo in to chopsticks and other useful products and continue through the Pu Luong Nature reserve to the Muong hill-tribe village. We overnight in a local Family.
Hanoi • Pu Luong • Mai Chau • Hanoi
Tour Start and Finish: Hanoi
Nearest Airport: Noi Bai International Airport
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Prices in $USD based on the exchange rate 23,000 VND = $1 USD
Prices are in $USD, All inclusive and based on Per Person on tour. Single rooms where possible, Home-stay nights, single room are not available. Support Vehicle Available on Request.
Optional Damage Insurance
This insurance policy covers lost, theft or any damage to the motorbike caused by an accident or fall. The policy excludes any, personal medical insurance, liability to other vehicles or injury caused to another party. Contact us for full coverage and details.
||Additional Cost $US
|Honda CRF 250cc
||60$ per 3 day tour
|Honda XR 150cc
||45$ per 3 day tour
|Ural 650cc solo or Sidecar
||60$ per 3 day tour
Our all-inclusive prices covers:
- Motorcycle: Honda CRF 250cc, Ural 650cc or Honda XR 150cc or Honda WH 125cc
- Petrol, Oil and maintenance
- All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
- Accommodation in local guesthouses, 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
- Alcohol drinks
- Personal Health Insurance
- Personal expenses
- Personal Tip and gratuities
- Liability insurance
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