EASY RIDER 10 DAYS FROM SAIGON TO HOI AN VIA HO CHI MINH ROAD

TOUR DESCRIPTION

Day 1: SAI GON   LONG HAI- 120 KM

Get out of the busy Saigon for Long Hai by visiting The Minh Dam Army Base Where you can learn more about the Vietnam War before 1975. After that head to the Buddhist Zen Monastery to take a short walk with our tour guide, you will get more explanation of Buddhism in Vietnam. Before arriving in Long Hai you will visit the historic vestige of Dinh Mountain.

Accommodation: Hotel

Day 2: LONG HAI→  MUI NE - 190 KM

Today is the longest day but it is a beautiful coastline way to Mui ne, so we will have more time to relax and walk on the beach. After that, we are going to visit the Takou mountain Thay Thim pagoda, fishing local market, and stop at the Champa towers to learn more about another different history and culture among 54 different Ethnic groups in Vietnam. Ready for swimming in Mui Ne Beach after a long day.

Accommodation: Hotel

DAY 3: MUI NE→ DI LINH- 150 KM

Start the trip at 8:30 am from your hotel for the fairy stream where you can have a long walk through the beautiful nature and then hit the fishing village. Take a marvelous ocean way for the next stop at the red sand dune white sand – dune and stop at the dragon fruit farm to try it (seasonal).

Visit K’ho ethnic village to get an understanding of another different culture among 54 different Ethnic groups in Vietnam. The last stop for the whole day is the tea farm - the biggest area of tea farm growing in Vietnam).

Accommodation: Hotel

Day 4: DI LINH  → DA LAT -120 KM

Head to the countryside of Di Linh for the Pongour waterfall which is the most and biggest beautiful waterfall with 7 terraces, then visit the local pepper plantation and mushroom farm. Visit the incense home-made by the nuns at the small temple and then take the countryside road to visit the ethnic K'ho village, named Chicken Village to hear about the legend story of the people here and walk around the village to see the different life of the 54 different groups of people in Vietnam as well as the central highland.

keep going the way to the Dalat which is called the little Paris of Vietnam you continuously visit the second nicest Truc Lam Zen monastery where local people and foreigners come to learn meditation. After that going down to the Zen monastery we will visit Paradise Lake for some cool pictures here. 

Before going to our homestay in Dalat we still have a few places more to check out the beauty of Dalat at the Robbin hill and the Domain de Marie church.

Accommodation: Homestay

Day 5: DALAT  LAK LAKE -160 KM

Head to the breathtaking countryside road Dalat to see the beautiful landscapes and reach to a coffee plantation where you will try to taste different types of coffee like Robusta, Arabica, or weasel animal coffee. After visiting the coffee farm, continue your journey to a local family where you are able to try the taste of the strongest traditional homemade rice wine. The next destination we will visit to the silk worm factory and see how the workers make silk products from the worms.

After that, we will visit the Elephant Waterfall, which is the most beautiful waterfall in this area. Close to the fall is the Buddhist Temple, a huge Happy Buddha statue and the highest Lady Buddha statue ( 74 meters high) in the south where you will enjoy your time and get a deeper understanding of Buddhism through our guides. Stop for lunch in the middle of the mountain road.

Relax and continue our motorbike trip through the stunning mountain roads and stop in the flooding village. 

Accommodation: Hotel at Lak Lake.

DAY 6: LAK LAKE → BUON MA THUOT -120 KM

Wake up early 6 am in the morning for the dug-out canoe trip to feel the beauty of the second natural lake in Vietnam for half an hour (depending on the wind). After this short trip, we will go back to the hotel for breakfast and pack our luggage for another day's ride to BMT City. Before leaving the wildlife of Lak Lake to BMT City, don’t miss your chance to know more about the local culture of the M'nong people in this village, our tour guide will try their best to explain to you about their life, history and how they can earn money to live. 

Continue riding to Draysap waterfall for swimming, we will have an option to go to the local market to buy fresh chicken – baguettes for a picnic lunch in the national park or restaurant. After swimming, we will walk about 15 minutes through the national park to see another beautiful waterfall.

Keep going to BMT city, we stop to see the mushroom farm ( seasonal), incense making and cocoa plantation then hit the capital city of the central highland.

Accommodation: Hotel in Buon Ma Thuot.

Day 7: BMT CITY  CHUSE - 160 KM

Before moving out of Coffee’s capital to Chuse town, we will visit the Dak Lak Cultural and Historical Museum (closes on Monday). Continuing our Easy Rider journey and stop at the rubber plantation. Having lunch at the local restaurant in the middle of the day and taking a rest on the hammock. Visit Phu Cuong waterfall to relax for a while.

Stop at some small villages on the way to know about the living of the local people on this mountain land and continue riding to Chuse

Accommodation: Hotel at Chuse.

DAY 8: CHUSE → KONTUM - 110 KM

Our journey continues rolling on the Ho Chi Minh trail to the Sea Lake “The Eyes of Pleiku”, here is a good place to take pictures and feel nature, then visit a tea farm and Buddhist temple.

Kontum, a small and peaceful land by the Dkbla River, is a virgin land with pristine nature and intact hill-tribe cultures such as the Bahnar, the J’rai, and the Sedan. The town also still retains vestiges of ancient cathedral architecture such as the wooden church (where the local orphanage lives) you can buy some gifts or candies for these kids here and play with them for a while.

After visiting the church, we are going to visit another group of ethnic people at Kon Katu village and walk around to see the special Rong house, beautiful river, and local life, then go to the hotel. 

Accommodation: Hotel at Kontum.

DAY 9: KONTUM → PHUOC SON - 180 KM 

Visit the local market early in the morning and discover the daily life of Vietnamese people or the river bank before living in Kontum. Stop at the war monument where you can see the VC (Vietnam Communist) tanks, which was used to fight against the American and Southern government during the war.

The old Phoenix Airport, Charlie Hill was also a battlefield during the war. 

Accommodation: Hotel at Phuoc Son.

DAY 10: PHUOC SON → HOI AN - 130 KM

Continue on Ho Chi Minh road to visit Chu Ru village and waterfall, take a rest at the pineapple fruit farm, and try some pineapple or local chicken eggs or coffee. Then, continue to visit The Cao Dai temple, a Vietnamese religion, and incense making.

At the end of the tour, we will drop you at the hotel which you have already booked at Hoi An, or will be helped to find a hotel in Hoi An by our tour guide.

Finish our 6-day journey at your hotel in Hoi An around 4:00 pm.

· What's included

    • 9 nights accommodation
    • Motorbike driver
    • English speaking guide
    • Entrance fee tickets
    • Hotel permission.

· What's not included

    • Bus ticket
    • Train Ticket
    • Meals and drinks
    • Personal expense
    • Tips.

· Departure Time: 8:30 am at your required place.

· Notes:

*If you want to do a self-ride or car please drop us a message to discuss the type of motorbike that you prefer and the prices.

*The price will take 10% extra more for the booking with only 1 person.

Price: $800USD/ Person

Tour pictures

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