Sidecar tour to Ban Gioc waterfall and Ba Be Lake National Park

Take time to explore back-roads and tracks along the border with China on our Ural Sidecar motorbikes stopping for a picnic lunch before heading to Pac Bo and Ho Chi Minh’s cave. Travel on small roads that takes us to the Nang river. There we put the bikes on boats and journey up the river through caves to the Ba Be Lake National Park, this spectacular clear lake surrounded by jungle covered mountains is great for a swim and is cool in the summer.

How we travel | Photo Gallery | FAQ | Videos | Facebook | See what others say

Ural 650 Solo

1,100 $USD
  • All Inclusive guided tour
  • All Meals and Single Rooms
  • Fuel and Maintenance

Ural 650 sidecar

1,100 $USD
  • All Inclusive guided tour
  • All Meals and Single Rooms
  • Fuel and Maintenance

Pillion Passenger

750 $USD
  • All Inclusive guided tour
  • All Meals and Single Rooms
  • Fuel and Maintenance

Ba Be Sidecar

Northeast sidecar tour 5D 4N

Tour Start and Finish: Hanoi

Nearest Airport: Noi Bai International Airport
Have any questions Click here to learn more about our tours.

Northeast sidecar tour visits Ban Gioc waterfall - Ba Be Lake national park, Vietnam's largest natural freshwater lake, where we can swim in the cool waters. Another highlight of the northeast is Ban Gioc falls on the Chinese border, the fourth-largest transnational waterfall in the world. With its waterfalls and lakes, the northeast is the perfect place to ride in summer.
It takes at least five days for a quick loop around the northeast. We start in Hanoi and make our way north on back roads to That Khe, then take small roads along the border with China to overnight at a home-stay with a Muong family in Quang Uyen. The next day we head back to the border region and have lunch at Ban Gioc waterfall, and down to Cao Bang town, overnight in hotel (single room). After breakfast at the hotel we take the back way to the Nang river where we board a boat with the bikes and cruise down the river and across Ba Be lake to over night in a local Home-stay, last day we make our way to our garage in Hanoi where we transfer you to your hotel, end of the tour.

Our all-inclusive prices covers:
• Motorcycle: Honda CRF 250L, Ural 650cc, Ural 650 Sidecar or Honda XR 150cc
• Petrol, Oil and maintenance
• All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
• Accommodation in local guest houses, hotels SINGLE ROOMS 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

What’s Not Included
• Alcohol drinks
• Personal Health Insurance
• Personal expenses
• Personal Tip and gratuities
• Liability insurance
Check out our FAQ page for more information

Coung's Archer T-shirt

Check out our reviews on TripAdvisor.com

Our Bikes:

Ural Solo 650 M72
Ural Solo 650 M72
Ural 650 M72 Sidecar
Ural 650 M72 Sidecar

Riding gear we provide included on tour:

Cuong’s Riding gear
Cuong's Rain gear
Cuong’s Rain gear
Cuong’s Riding gear

Drivers License:
We require that you have you home country motorbike licence to join on one of our tours, Also you must have personal health insurance to cover you in-case of accident or illness. Please Contact us for more information and recommended insurance providers.

Passports and Visa

You must have a valid passport with 6 month left before expiry date to obtain a tourist visa, We can arrange a visa on arrival letter please have (2) 3 x 4cm photos, rates vary per country, please contact us for more information or consult your local Vietnamese Embassy or consulate to see the tours visa requirements.

Comprehensive Damage Insurance Optional:

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.

Motorbike Additional Cost $US
Ural 650cc solo or Sidecar 100$ per 5 day tour

Ban Gioc – Ba Be sidecar tour 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.