Vietnam is a long and narrow country with numerous scenic routes, spectacular mountains, stretching green forests, and poetic rivers. For the most enjoyable experiences in this great country, the best way is taking a motorcycle trip.
That being said, it is necessary to prepare a lot of things before taking a ride through various regions in Vietnam. In particular, you need to consider several tips on bike rental, accommodation, and worth-visiting destinations. Please scroll down for more details.
How To Rent A Motorcycle In Vietnam
First thing, you need to hold a mighty motorcycle. The most popular bikes for this journey are unbeatable Honda CRF250L, Honda CRF150L, and Suzuki DR-Z400. There are many places in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh city that offer bike rental services. However, to rent a high-quality motorcycle in good condition, you must go to a reputable shop. If you start your trip in Hanoi, we highly recommend renting a motorcycle or take a Vietnam motorcycle trip at BM Travel Motorbike Tour. The quality of the motorcycles here is second to none. Not only that, they will help you prepare necessary types of papers. Really a nice choice!
Accommodation For A Motorcycle Trip In Vietnam
It is never hard for us to find accommodation. When you go through towns and cities, or even remote lands, hostels, hotels, and homestay are always available. If you go in peak season, we recommend booking rooms in advance so that you can choose a good place to rent. Different levels of quality and types of accommodation will require you to pay different budgets.
In particular, if you want to find some relaxation during the trip, it is highly recommended to pay a bit much for a hotel room. On the other hand, you are on tight budget, then a hostel will take you less money. But as a adventurous traveler, which one is the best for you? We don’t hesitate to advise you to stay with locals in homestay. Perhaps for a motorcycle trip in Vietnam, this form of accommodation is the most ideal one.
Some Majestic Destinations In Vietnam
Tam Dao is a small town in Vinh Phuc province, about 70 km northwest of Hanoi. If you are listing interesting destinations for your trip, do not miss this beautiful Northern tourist destination. In Tam Dao, you will enjoy the fresh, cool air brought by Mother Nature and take part in many exciting activities. You can visit the TV tower, Silver waterfall, Tam Dao church, and so on. And remember not to miss the delicious dishes when staying here, especially the food from the su su vegetables.
Located more than 300 km from Hanoi to the Northwest, Son La is well-known for its wild, majestic place that is extremely charming and rustic. When it comes to Son La tourism, Moc Chau – the beautiful and famous plateau of the Northern Mountains cannot be ignored. Coming here, you will be overwhelmed by immense, lush tea, white foam waterfalls. Especially, the local dishes of the mountainous region will leave you a deep impression.
With a romantic, dreamlike natural space like a fairy-tale place on earth, Halong Bay is the northern tourist destination that has never stopped spreading attraction to domestic and foreign tourists. Visitors will admire the natural islands floating on the water, mysterious caves, immerse themselves in romantic beaches or interesting experiences when visiting local fishing villages and returning to the hotel. Ha Long is there to enjoy the culinary specialties and the natural surroundings.
In Vietnam, there are many wonderful destinations from north to south. If you take a ride in the north, Sapa is a must-see spot. Coming to Sapa, you should spend time visiting Cat Cat village, Ham Long mountain, and Sapa stone church. Besides, don’t miss the opportunity to join Sapa love market, which promises to give you a lot of memorable moments. If you have more time and desire for more experiences, conquering the majestic Fansipan peak by cable car or on foot should be considered.
Phong Nha Cave
The Central is a place of convergence of the beauty of the sun, sand and wind, the clear blue beaches stretching headline with rustic, honest and loving people. From the North to the South of Vietnam, the Central Region alone is the place where the forest and sea meet the most. This creates a unique beauty that makes Central tourism attract tourists from all regions and the world. First, Phong Nha cave belongs to Phong Nha- Ke Bang landscape complex, Son Trach commune, Bo Trach district, Quang Binh province. The scenic area is about 50 km northwest of Dong Hoi city. The characteristic of this national landscape complex is the world’s longest and most beautiful caves.
Especially here is Son Doong cave is the largest natural cave in the world. This cave is located in the Phong Nha – Ke Bang cave complex. Son Doong Cave is an extremely picturesque and spectacular natural picture with many stalactites shaped strangely with many rare plants and animals. The cave is considered by archaeologists to be the most magnificent cave in the world.
Besides, the poetic Hue is located on the banks of the Perfume River, a world cultural heritage site in Thua Thien Hue province. When it comes to Hue tourism, people think of the sweet, gentle voice and the great song echoing on the Perfume River. It is also a feature that only Hue can stir people so much.
Hoi An belongs to the downstream Thu Bon River, Quang Nam Province. Located on the famous heritage road of Vietnam, Hoi An is a prominent Central tourist attraction attracting domestic and foreign tourists. This small old town is the intersection of many Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese and European cultures in both cuisine, architecture, to the traditions of the locals. There are still many famous tourist destinations in central zone, you can slowly explore.
During the trip to explore attractive destinations in the South, you should ride through the tourist destinations in Con Dao. The difference of Con Dao is the natural beauty and countless famous romantic beaches such as Bai Nhai, An Hai, Dam Trau, and Chili stream. Especially, Con Dao is also home to the grave of a famous heroic of the country, named Vo Thi Sau. Besides, there are many other landmarks such as Con Dao prison, God Island palace, Con Dao museum, and so on. Certainly the trip to Con Dao will be etched in your heart with many unforgettable emotions.
Nha Trang Beach
Nha Trang Beach is probably a southern tourist destination that is no stranger to domestic and foreign tourists. Nha Trang features a beautiful beach, long white sand beaches, and light ripples, creating a wonderful sea space that everyone wants to stay for a long time. On top of that, Nha Trang also attracts visitors to interesting games in the paradise of Vinpearl Land entertainment, shopping at Dam market or marine species at the Oceanographic Institute, etc. In addition, there are many other great things waiting for you when you arrive in this beautiful coastal city of Nha Trang.
Phu Quoc Island
The pristine and quiet space of Phu Quoc Island is the attraction of a large number of tourists coming here every year, especially on holidays. The most outstanding feature of Phu Quoc is peaceful and gentle space with the sound of waves crashing against the whispering stones. When visiting Phu Quoc Pearl Island, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the fresh seafood dishes here at very affordable prices. In addition, you can explore famous places such as Phu Quoc prison, fish sauce factory, and many others. In addition, Phu Quoc prison is ideal for tourists who love to explore the history of the country.
Vietnam still has many other famous and romantic places. A motorcycle trip in Vietnam is considered as the best way to discover the S-shaped country. You definitely feel extremely relaxed and happy, try it once!