Northwest Vietnam On-Road Motorbike Tour – Vietnam in Style on Honda CB500X All-Inclusive

Embark on an exhilarating Northwest Vietnam motorbike adventure with Go Vietnam Adventure, where every twist and turn reveals the breathtaking beauty of the region. Hop onto your trusty Honda CB500X as we journey from Hanoi to Ninh Binh and Pu Luong Nature Reserve, promising an unforgettable experience filled with scenic landscapes, cultural encounters, and thrilling rides.

Hanoi • Ninh Binh • Mai Chau • Tu Le • Sapa • Pan Hou • Yen Minh • Bao Lac • Ban Gioc Waterfall • Son La • Ha Long Bay Cruise • Hanoi

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Comfort Rating5/5

Terrain Paved mountain Roads

Days On Tour17D 16N


Total km3600km

Average Hours Riding Daily6 Hr.

Tour Details

Vietnam Northern Loop by Honda CB500X In-Style Tour Cost:

Motorbike Motorbike
Honda CB500X Honda CRF 250L
4250$ USD 4140$ USD

All-inclusive: Vietnam Northern Loop in Style 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 per group 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 if anything goes wrong. We don’t cut corners on our Honda CB500X bikes, your safety, your food, or your accommodations it’s a 5* service all the way. Learn more about international licensing, comprehensive damage insurance, and personal insurance options. Contact us for a group tour discount.

Northern Vietnam Loop on CB500X with Ha Long Bay Cruise

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

Embark on an unforgettable on-road motorbike tour of northern Vietnam with Go Vietnam Adventure tour company. Over 17 thrilling days, journey through breathtaking landscapes, encounter vibrant hilltribes, and indulge in luxury accommodations. Riding Honda CB500X bikes, experience the smooth roads of Vietnam while exploring iconic destinations such as Ninh Binh, Sapa, and Ha Long Bay. With fully guided support, including a mechanic and picnic lunches in the mountains, this tour offers the best of northern Vietnam in style and comfort.

Day 1: Hanoi
We pick you up at the airport and transfer you to your hotel then begin your adventure in Hanoi with a half-day city tour by US Army Jeep or Sidecar motorbike, exploring the bustling streets and rich history of Vietnam's capital welcome dinner and breifing. Overnight stay in Hanoi.

Day 2: Hanoi to Ninh Binh
Ride to Ninh Binh, known for its stunning limestone karsts and tranquil countryside. Explore the natural wonders of this region before overnighting in Ninh Binh.

Day 3: Ninh Binh to Mai Chau
Journey to Mai Chau, a picturesque valley surrounded by lush rice fields and ethnic minority villages. Experience the hospitality of the local Thai people during a homestay.

Day 4: Mai Chau to Tu Le
Ride to Tu Le, a charming town famous for its terraced rice fields and hot springs. Enjoy the scenic beauty of the area before overnighting in Tu Le.

Day 5: Tu Le to Sapa
Continue the adventure to Sapa, a mountain town renowned for its stunning landscapes and vibrant hilltribe markets. Explore the town and relax in luxury accommodations.

Day 6-7: Sapa to Pan Hou Resort
Ride to Pan Hou Resort, nestled in the heart of the Hoang Lien Son mountain range. Enjoy the tranquil atmosphere and natural beauty of this eco-friendly resort. and enjoy a rest Day at the resort relaxing in the gardens or exploring the area and majestic terraced rice fields

Day 8: Pan Hou Resort to Yen Minh
Journey to Yen Minh, passing through remote mountainous terrain and picturesque valleys. Overnight stay in Yen Minh.

Day 9: Yen Minh to Bao Lac
Continue the ride to Bao Lac, a hidden gem in northern Vietnam known for its stunning scenery and ethnic diversity. Explore the town and relax in luxury accommodations.

Day 10: Bao Lac to Ban Gioc Waterfall Resort
Ride to Ban Gioc Waterfall Resort, located near Vietnam's largest waterfall on the border with China. Marvel at the natural beauty of the area before overnighting at the resort.

Day 11: Ban Gioc Waterfall Resort to Lang Son
Journey to Lang Son, a bustling border town with a rich history and vibrant markets. Explore the town's landmarks before overnighting in Lang Son.

Day 12-14: Ha Long Bay Cruise
Embark on a 2-day cruise through the stunning limestone karsts of Ha Long Bay. Explore caves, kayak through emerald waters, and relax on board your luxury cruise ship.

Day 15: Ha Long Bay to Hanoi
Return to Hanoi from Ha Long Bay, concluding your cruise adventure. Spend the evening exploring Hanoi's vibrant nightlife and cuisine.

Day 16: Hanoi
Enjoy a leisurely day in Hanoi, exploring the city's attractions and shopping districts. Overnight stay in Hanoi.

Day 17: Hanoi
Free day in Hanoi for shopping or optional tours. Before transfer to Noi Bai International Airport and your flight out.

Northern On-road Loop 17D 16N Our all-inclusive prices cover:

  • Motorcycle: Honda CRF 250L, Honda CB500X or Honda XR 150cc
  • Petrol, Oil, and maintenance
  • All meals and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Airport Transfers
  • 1/2 Day Hanoi City Tour by US Army Jeep
  • 3 Nights Hotel in Hanoi
  • 1 Night On Board Luxury Junk on Ha Long Bay
  • 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

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

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Our Bikes:

Cuongs Honda CB500X Vietnam Motorbike Tour

Honda CRF 250L Vietnam

Riding Gear Included on Tour

Drivers License: We require that you have your home country’s motorbike license and International Drivers Permit IDP to join one of our tours, Also you must have personal health insurance to cover you in case of an accident or illness. Please Contact us for more information and recommended insurance providers. Passports and Visa You must have a valid passport with 6 months left before the expiry date to obtain a tourist visa, We can arrange a visa on arrival letter please have (2) 3 x 4cm photos, rates vary per country, please contact us for more information or consult your local Vietnamese Embassy or consulate to see the tours visa requirements.

Comprehensive Damage Insurance Optional: This insurance policy covers loss, theft, or any damage to the motorbike caused by an accident or fall. 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 $US
Honda CRF 250cc 306$ per 17-day tour
Honda XR 150cc 255$ per 17-day tour
Honda CB500X 340$ per 17-day tour