* Brief Itinerary:
Day 1: Hanoi Motorbike Tour to Mai Chau Valley - Homestay in the village
Day 2: Mai Chau Motorbike Tour to Bac Yen
Day 3: Riding upto Ta Xua Peak - Hanoi
Day 1: Hanoi Motorbike Tour to Mai Chau and Ta Xua peak : Hanoi Motorbike Tour to Mai Chau Valley (Hoa Binh) – Motorbiking Tour to Tribal Villages – Enjoy a Music Performance + Rice Wine
Start our motorbike tour by leaving Hanoi on dyke roads to avoid the heavy traffic around 9.am, we ride our motorcycles west to Mai Chau, an area of beautiful landscape and home to the Thai ethnic minority. We will motorcycle on Highway 6 passing extensive farming lands comprising a sea of paddy fields split by tree-lined roads punctuated by limestone karst scenery.
Hanoi Motorbike Tour to Mai Chau and Ta Xua peak
After a light lunch in Hoa Binh Province, we cross Thung Khe, one of the most beautiful mountain passes in North Vietnam then descent to the mountain valley settlement of Mai Chau. After dinner we join performance, where you can dance and share a range of special liquors (rice wine) with the locals. Overnight in a house-on-stilts of the Thai people.
Distance: 160 km
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Home-stay in village
Day 2: Hanoi Motorbike Tour to Mai Chau and Ta Xua peak : Mai Chau Motorcycle Tour to Bac Yen (Son La)
In the morning, we take a short walk around village to discover local life. Life in the countryside starts early so by sunrise there is a wealth of activity. The Thai women are masterful weavers who ensure that there is plenty of traditional-style clothing to buy in the village centre.
You will see women weaving on looms under or inside their houses in the village We can buy some handmade traditional-style clothing, knife or cross-bow. After breakfast in home-stay, we say goodbye to villagers and leave Mai Chau around 10 am. We ride from Mai Chau to the direction of Moc Chau, where we have lunch. This highland town produces some of Vietnam’s best tea and is a good place to stock up.
The surrounding area is also home to several ethnic minorities, including Green H’mong, Dzao, Thai and Muong. Moc Chau boasts a pioneering dairy industry that started in the late 1970s with Australian (and, later, UN) assistance. The dairy provides Hanoi with such delectable iuxur us as fresh milk, sweetened condensed milk and little tooth-rotting bars called “Banh sua”.
After lunch, we turn to the less travelled Road 43 leading to the Da River, crossing the reservoir of Da river at Van Yen ferry, then ride on a beautiful winding secondary road until Bac Yen where we stay in a basic guest-house.
Distance: 160 km
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3: Hanoi Motorbike Tour to Mai Chau and Ta Xua peak : Bac Yen Motorcycle Tour upto Ta Xua Peak - back to Hanoi:
In this morning, after having breakfast you’ll be jumping up the iron horse again to get over zigzag & curving spiral roads with wild beautiful flowers such as Do Queen & Tao Men to reach Ta Xua peak which is located at the height of 2.600m above the sea level. We then will ride on the narrow backbone of dinosaur to view cloud flying beneath our feet.
Standing here is likely we are walking on the cloud or floating on the sea of cloud and your soul will be relieved and free from all tirednesses as well as sorrows about daily normal life. Right here, you can shoot lots of nice photos from the top of the mount. Later on, we’ll ride back to the foot of mountain where we have a lunch before We ride back to Hanoi on dyke roads to avoid the heavy traffic and breaking out of the delta plains along the Red river.
Finish our tour around 3 pm.
Distance: 180 km
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
End of Trip.
Tour detail: https://goo.gl/5orSWM