Mai Chau-Pu Luong Motorbike Tour 3 Days-2 Nights

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. Western Vietnam 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 our Western Vietnam Mai Chau – Pu Luong motorcycle tour.

Customize your Itinerary: From 1 to 5 days contact us for details

Hanoi • Pu Luong • Mai Chau • Hanoi

Tour Start and Finish:
Hanoi / Hanoi 
Nearest Airport: Noi Bai International Airport

Riding Style
Sealed roads with optional off-road sections

English speaking Tour leader, mechanic support and support vehicle option*

Total Distance:
600 KM, 6.5 hours of riding per day

Accommodation & Comfort:
Home Stays and Guest Houses with single rooms
*Accommodation Upgrades Available

Tour Highlights

Tour Information

Tour Cost:

Motorbike Motorbike
Honda CRF 250L Honda CB500X
600$ USD 690$ USD

Pillion Passenger: 400$ USD

All-inclusive: Northwest Vietnam Tour Prices are in $USD, All inclusive and based on per person on tour. Single rooms where possible, Homestay nights. Support vehicle available on request at an additional cost per group including fuel and driver.

Optional extras:

  • Support Vehicle: 110$ USD per day including driver, petrol & expenses
  • 3Rd party liability coverage 30$ USD Per day
  • Comprehensive damage insurance 25$ USD per day
  • Airport Pickup 15$ USD per group per way

Why we are different

Our guided motorbike tours include an English-speaking guide out front and a mechanic acting as a sweeper in the back. On the road, if you want to stop to take photos, enjoy the scenery or meet people along the way, no problem. You don’t have to worry about keeping up with the group or missing a turn, you can travel at your own pace. We travel this way to keep the group safe and be there in case of anything goes wrong. We don’t cut corners on our bikes, your safety, your food or your accommodations. Learn more about international licensing, comprehensive damage insurance and personal insurance options. Contact us for a group tour discount.

Ride back roads of Western Vietnam to Mai Chau and Pu Luong on this quick motorcycle tour, Our Western Vietnam motorbike tour goes to the beautiful Pu Luong nature reserve we have discovered an idyllic village with a home-stay on the back roads, where the house overlooks a waterfall and vast rice terracing. Overnight with family and the next day we travel through the nature reserve and back roads to the Mai Chau valley and stay with a local Tai hill-tribe family. Visit our scheduled departures page to see if you can join a group on our Mai Chau – Pu Luong Western Vietnam motorbike tour.

Ha Giang Border Tour Tour 8D 8N Our all-inclusive prices covers:

  • Motorcycle: Honda CRF 250L, Ural 650cc or Honda XR 150cc
  • Petrol, Oil and maintenance
  • All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Accommodation in local guesthouses, hotels Single rooms or homestays
  • 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
  • Transfer from our garage to your hotel in Hanoi

What’s Not Included:

  • Alcohol drinks
  • Personal Health Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal Tip and gratuities
  • Comprehensive Insurance on Vehicle; Please visit our FAQ on Insurance Upgrades
  • Liability insurance Check out our FAQ page for more information

Cuong's T-shirt included on tour

Cuongs Archer T Shirt

Our Bikes & Jeeps:

Honda CRF 250L Vietnam
Honda CRF 250L Vietnam

Honda CBX500 Cuongs Vietnam Tour
Honda CBX500 Vietnam

US Army Jeep Vietnam
US Army Jeep MUTT1A

Riding Gear included on tour

Drivers License:

We require that you have your home country motorbike licence to join on one of our tours. You must have personal health insurance or Travel insurance that covers Motorbikes in Vietnam to cover you in case of accident or illness. Please have a look at World Nomads which offers travel insurance that covers Vietnam. Please Contact us for more information and recommended insurance providers. To drive a Ural sidecar motorbike on tour you must have a sidecar licence and sidecar driving experience.

Passports and Visa

You must have a valid passport with 6 months before the expiry date to obtain a Vietnam tourist visa. We can arrange a visa on arrival letter please have (2) 3 x 4cm photos, and bring $USD to pay the visa fee at immigration at the airport, rates vary per country. Here is the latest visa information online. please contact us for more information or consult your local Vietnamese embassy or consulate to see the tour visa requirements.

Comprehensive Damage Insurance Optional:

Our insurance policy covers loss, theft or any damage to the motorbike caused by an accident or fall, you will be fully covered in case the bike is damaged beyond repair. 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 $US
Honda CRF 250cc 200$ per 8-day tour
Ural 650cc solo or Sidecar 200$ per 8-day tour

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