Duration: 7 days – 6 nights.
Travel options: Guided Self-drive. Pillion passengers. Vietnam riders. Cars.
Departure locations: Sai Gon or we also can do it on the opposite direction from Hoi An.
DAY 1: SAI GON – BAO LOC – 150 km
Pick up and depart from your hotel in Sai Gon. We’ll travel by the road 20 to the west, along the way you can visit: the old battlefield at Dinh Quan, the floating village, the crocodiles farm, the old volcano, the unique painting – made by the wings of the butterflies, the tea product made by Vietnamese people. Enjoy the ride along the 1,000m high Bao Loc Pass. Stay overnight at the 2 stars hotel at the center of Bao Loc city.
DAY 2: DA LAT – 150 km
Travel by the quiet road through the beautiful landscape with coffee trees, mushroom farms, silk-worm farms and some off-roads. Along this route you can visit: the Pongour waterfall – it’s biggest waterfall in the south Vietnam, the Chicken village and Koho minority people, learn about their strange matriarchal tradition. Stay overnight at the hotel at the center of Da Lat town.
DAY 3: LAK LAKE – 150 km
Explore the countryside in Da Lat at: the coffee plantations, the weasel coffee making, the silk weaving factory, a Buddhist temple. Travel by the adventure road along the 1,500m high mountains and deep jungles, you also can visit: the Ede, Gia Rai minority villages, the floating village of the homeless people. Explore the Mnong people and their Lak lake – the lake itself is a glorious place, as once attested by Emperor Bao Dai himself – he grabbed some of the best sites in southern Vietnam for his many palaces, so it comes as no surprise to learn that he had one here, in a prime spot on a small hill overlooking the lake. You also can book the elephant ride for the next day or the musical gong performances to enjoy in the evening (your option). Overnight at a 2 stars resort or do homestay at local house on the lakeside.
DAY 4: BUON MA THUOT – 100 km
Travel by the small roads in the quiet countryside to visit Draysap National Park, here you can relax and enjoy the nature, do swimming at the Dray Nu waterfall, or do some trekking in the forests. Enjoy some good foods and spring-rolls at local shop. Stay overnight at the 2 stars hotel in B.M.T city – well know as the coffee-center in Vietnam.
DAY 5: KON TUM – 250 km
It’s the long ride through the rubber plantations and the old war memorials. Along this road you will do: learn about the history of the Road 14 in the Vietnam War; visit the old battle-fields at: Pleime, Pleiku, Dragon Volcano Mountain, Chu Mon Ray Mountain; visit the Ede ethnic minority villages, and their pepper plantations. Stay overnight at the 2 stars hotel in Kon Tum.
DAY 6: KHAM DUC – 180 km
Visit the Ba Na ethnic minority village, and their special Rong house; visit the famous battlefields at: Charlie hill, Dac To base, Tan Canh airbase, the original Hochiminh trail near the Indochina border – it’s on the hill 1,500m high with the location is right at the corner of 3 countries: Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. Continue to enjoy the ride on the Hochiminh road through the deep jungles with many waterfalls – you also can swim here. Stay overnight at the 2 stars hotel in Kham Duc – it’s the biggest gold mine in Vietnam.
DAY 7: HOI AN – 130 km
Visit the old Special Force camp – it’s a hidden place nobody know in Kham Duc, where the Australian army used to stay to supply the R.V.N army during the Vietnam war. Continue to travel on the historic Hochiminh trail along the Laos border on the 700 m high mountain and then go down to the coast, along this route you can visit the KoTu ethnic minority village, the rice-papers making village. We’ll have lunch and check the famous clothes shop in Hoi An. End tour.
A. Self-drive option with Honda Semi-automatic 125cc:
|Number of rider(s)||1||2||3||4||5||6|
|US$ / per rider||1244||710||576||476||443||398|
B. Self-drive option with Yamaha Dirt-bike 125cc – 150cc:
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|US$ / per rider||1464||886||738||630||592||545|
– Well maintained Japanese motorcycles only, no cheap Chinese Lifan bikes
– Licensed and Professional tour leader with good English
– Visiting fees
– Helmets, rain ponchos, bag covers (if needed)
– 6 nights x accommodations: standard hotel, home stay (all are twin / double / private rooms)
– The extra costs to transfer all the bikes & guides & riding gears from / return home before & after the tour
– Company tax
– Personal foods, drink, Insurances, and any other extra requirements
– Petrol, any Damage Costs of clients’ motorbikes during the tour
– Support vehicle for luggage
– Seasonal surcharges
– Upgrade to the 3* – 4* hotels / resorts: plus about US$ 30 – US$ 100 / per night / per room (depend on the seasons)
– Upgrade to the Japanese Honda XR dirt-bikes 250cc: plus about US$ 30 – US$ 100 / per day / per rider (depend on the seasons)