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Where and When to ride in Vietnam

Where to ride in Vietnam
A motorbike adventure is an excellent means of exploring mountain regions that few foreigners have ever been to before, allowing you a unique, face to the wind experience in Vietnam or Laos. This part of the world is special because of an enormous network of roads, tracks and trails that are interlaced over a region remarkable for its spectacular mountains, deep valley floors, dramatic karst limestone rock formations and vast distant rice fields, not to mention the truly special experience of coming into contact with hill tribe people who are genuinely surprised and joyful to hang out with passing bikers. Take advantage of our enormous knowledge of the open-ended routes available, and enjoy an adventure that is unique and flexible.

We offer rides including Vietnam visa on arrival in all over the northern mountains of Vietnam, down the Ho Chi Minh Trails in Vietnam, cross border trips into Laos, Cambodia. If there are at least two of you then tell us how long you want to ride and when, and we will make recommendations appropriate to your riding experience and aspirations.
Here are some route maps, which may help you to understand better the places where you will do your trip.
1, North Vietnam Motorcycle tours, this tour can be customized for 8,9 or 10 days.
2, North - East - Motorcycle tours Vietnam, this tour can be customized for 5-, 6- or 7-days ride.
3, North - West Vietnam motorcycle tour, 5- or 6-days ride
4, Ha Giang Vietnam Motorbike Trip, 6, 7, 8 or 10 days
5, Ho Chi Minh Trail ride. can be customized for 8-,9- or 10-days ride.
6, The National Road Ride, this trip can be customized for 8, 9, 10-days.
7, Border crossing ride. 8, 9 days, tour starts from Hanoi, Vietnam riding through Laos and return to Vietnam.
8, Motorcycle Motorbike Tour to Laos, 6 days trip.
9, Laos - Vietnam 11-days adventure Motorcycle Tour.
 
Best time to visit Vietnam
The best time to visit Vietnam is spring (February to April) and autumn (August to October). The temperatures are more moderate and rainfall is lighter. In spring, March and April have the lowest rainfall across all destinations and temperatures are pleasant, though still cool in the far north. If you plan to see the whole country, deciding on the best time to visit Vietnam can be complicated. Vietnam is over 1,000km (600 miles) in length and has huge regional diversity, however as a truly year-round destination, travel to any part of Vietnam during any season is possible

North Vietnam and Mountainous Far North
Hanoi, Halong Bay, Cuc Phuong, Mai Chau & Ninh Binh – Sapa, Ha Giang, Bac Ha
The northern regions of Vietnam have four seasons. Winter is from December to February – temperatures are generally lower. The mountainous regions can be remarkably cold. Mid of summer is June to August – expect hot and humid conditions at this time, with temperatures averaging between 27°C to 30°C and high humidity. In the monsoon season (May to November), you can expect days to be warm and humid with refreshing afternoon showers. Travel is rarely affected by the rain and everything is lush and green at this time.

South Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City, The Mekong Delta, Phu Quoc
In the south including Sai gon (Ho Chi Minh city), Nha Trang, Cu Chi, Mekong delta etc. days are usually warm and clear. The weather is divided into 2 seasons. The dry season generally runs from December to June with March to May being particularly hot and humid. Temperatures usually range from 27°C to 36°C during this time. The wet season brings short and heavy rain showers from July to November, with temperatures averaging between 22°C and 27°C.
In the far south, the beaches of Phu Quoc enjoy a monsoon climate with two seasons; wet (late-July to late October) and dry (November to July). Visits to Phu Quoc can be made year-round although the best time is during the dry season (outside of October the chances of sunny days remain high).

Central Vietnam
Hoi An, Danang, Hue, Quy Nhon & Nha Trang
In Central Vietnam, such as Hue, Hoi an, Danang and Phong Nha, you should be well prepared for some instability and possible flooding during the months of October and November.

Source: Get Vietnam Visa

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