Based in Hanoi, capital of Vietnam, ADV offers specialized 4x4 & motorcycle tours within Vietnam and neighboring countries of Laos and Cambodia. Our travel philosophy is to reach beauty from the remote.

4x4 Travel & Motorcycle Tours

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Ha Giang Loop

Explore Vietnam’s Moonscape by Motorbike.

You’ve got short times left for Vietnam. You do not want to ride everyday, for a week. Or you even do not ride a motorbike. And which is a route to explore a special Northern Vietnam?

ADV is proud to present a tour package which is handy for everyone to see one of the most spectacular regions in Northern Vietnam: mountains of Ha Giang & picturesque Ba Be lake. Our tour package is weekly departed from Hanoi, a 4-day travel with lots of magnificent mountain roads, adventures, and unexpected fun.

To cut off times to travel, there will be additional transportation at first & at end, so you can start riding right into places, also with an option for passenger on our support vehicle. Check out the routine of our tour.

  • Hanoi – Ha Giang : by sleeping bus
  • Ha Giang – Dong Van : into karst plateau, motorbike ride
  • Dong Van – Du Gia : explore mountain passes, motorbike ride
  • Du Gia – Ba Be : through rural countryside & picturesque Ba Be, motorbike ride
  • Ba Be – Hanoi : half-day kayaking/swimming/boating, to Hanoi by shuttle-bus

  • Hanoi – Ba Be: to Ba Be by shuttle bus, then half-day kayaking/swimming/boating
  • Ba Be – Du Gia: through rural countryside & into mountains, motorbike ride
  • Du Gia – Dong Van: explore mountain passes, motorbike ride
  • Dong Van – Ha Giang: through karst plateau, motorbike ride
  • Ha Giang – Hanoi: by sleeping bus

The Highlights

Well-organized bus transportation & wellcome in-place

Resonable daily distance

Gorgeous motorbike route in dong van & meo vac districts of ha giang

Great boat excrusion in ba be national park

Kayaking on ba be lake

Hospitable homestays during tour

Great & authentic local foods

Tour Cost and Options
Group size/bike type 2-4 bikers 5-6 bikers 7-8 bikers
Semi-scooter 110cc 380$/person 355$/person 330$/person
Small motorcycle 150cc 435$/person 410$/person 385$/person
Pillion 255$/person 235$/person 215$/person
Passenger (on support vehicle) Not availble 270$/person 230$/person

Times to come (Best season to ride on this route)

  • Summer time (counting from May till end of August) will be best for this route. Summer gives a great chance to take pictures and enjoy fresh water of Ba Be lake.
  • We do not run this tour after first half of November till the next March due to weather condition.

Things to bring (License & riding gears)

  • International driving permit (IDP)
    • Do I need an IDP to ride?
      Vietnam has recognized international driving permit issued in over 80 countries since 2015. Please contact us to make sure your IDP is accepted.
    • How it works?
      You will need to bring both of IDP and your home-country license due to official law.
    • What if I DO NOT have a license?
      ADV recommend you take our guided tour to avoid authority check during your travel in Vietnam.
  • Riding gears
    • A full set of riding gear is recommended, including: helmet, jacket, pants, boots, gloves, goggles, dry-bag, wet gears.
    • Due to weather condition and hygienic matter, light jacket and pants work best.

Thing to equip (Flight & insurance)

  • Flight ticket to: Noi Bai international airport, Hanoi
  • Insurance: a personal travel insurance is compulsory to join us in any tours. Please be aware that your insurance package has to cover medical treatment caused by accident or illness. Some of suggested names that you can look at, WorldNomads, Allianz, etc…