South East Asia
The WHOLE INDOCHINA by MOTORCYCLE
A unique way to start the 2020: riding your bike in a special place: Indochina !
We have a rare and intriguing offer in the moto travel panorama, the Indochina peninsula with your own bike! Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and Laos, 4 nations, 4 cultures and a new world to discover riding your motorcycle.
You don’t have to worry about about anything, you just have to enjoy 3 weeks, trought unforgettable panoramas like Ayuttaya, Sapa, Halong Bay…and UNESCO world heritage like Angkor Wat and Luang Prabang.
The colonial Indochina is an easy travel for every king of motorcyclist, even with a passenger, It might seem long but the panoramas and visits along the road will completely payoff the energy required; roads are mainly in good shape.
Thanks to our Vietnamese corrispondant some visits will be especially suggestive by unexpected performance that you won’t see in the mainstream touristic travel. It’s surely a new opportunity to discover culturally and etnically Thailand and Vietnam that were 3rd world country 20 years ago, and now are part of the lions in the fast developing countries; But also Laos and Cambodia, still partly under developed with simple people and simple lifes.
Off ocurse the 2 UNESCO heritages visits included in the tour will create a magical atmosphere that will keep on going when we’ll pass trought remote villages and the “real” parts of these countries.
Day 1 – arriving in Saigon and relax
Day 2/3 – get the motorbikes and visit the city
Cu Chi underground tunnels, (the famous Vietcong tunnel made to escape from the American incursions), the local cathedral,post offica, Ben Thanh market, and the Saigon wa museum.
Day 4 – Saigon – Phnom Penh – 224 km
Cross the cambodian border and get to the capital city on the mekong river. go with the flow of thousands scooters!
Day 5 – Phnom Penh – Siem Rap – 320 km
easy ride to get to Siem Rap, and get close to Anghor Wat !
Day 6 – Visit of Angkor Wat
Visit to the huge and infamous angkor wat, there are no words to describe it, you just need to visit it to understand
Day 7-8 – visit Ayuttaia
Reach and visit the antique city of Ayuttaya
Day 9 – Ayuttaya – Phisanulok – km 350
Easy ride to Phisanulok, and visit of the Phra Sri Rat Ta Na Ma Ha That Temple (Wat Yai) as impossible to pronounce as beautyful
Day 10 – Phisanulok – Chieng Rai – km 400
ride in the morning and stop to Phra That Lampang Luang to visit the temple and have lunch , afternoon ride till Chieng Rai
Day 11 – Visit Chieng Rai
visit of Chiang Rai and the lonk necks village
Day 12 – Chieng Ray – Luang Prabang – km 600
An intense ride trought the golden triangle, where Laos Thailand and Myanmar get togheter, the road will not be in a perfect shape, but it wil be an higly rewarding day for panoramas and real villages
Day 13 – Visit Luang Prabang
Early morning visit to the Luang Prabang pagoda of Wat Mai when monks ask for the daily offers in their typical yellow dress, a boat trip on the mekong river, a visit of the National museum and the royal palace. after dinner visit to the night market.
Day 14/15 – Luang Prabang – Sa Pa ( Vietnam) – km 670 in 2days
Extraordinary route to get to north Vietnam – Sapa, the road condition may vary
Day 16 – Visit Sapa and surroundings
Nearby the china border Sapa in famous for the green rice field on the mountains, a quiet and relaxing place nearby the crazy Hanoi
Day 17 – Sapa – Halong Bay – km 490
A long ride will take us to another highlight of the trip: Halong Bay
Day 18 – Full day in Halong Bay
Boat excursion in Halong bay and visits
Day 19/20 – Halong – Hue – km 750 in 2 gg
2 days of riding along the coast till Hue
Day 21 – Visit Hue and motorcycle embark
Capital of the old Trong reign from 1738 al 1775 and the Nguyen dynasty froml 1802 al 1945. There is a XIX cittadelle will walls to protect the imperial palace and sanctuaries, palazzi e santuari, la Città Proibita della porpora, una volta sede dell’imperatore, e una replica del Teatro Reale.In the most recent history it was field of many battle in the vietnam wars
Day 22 – visit and flight from Hue to Saigon
Local flight back to Saigon to connect with the return flight.
Dates and Cost
from th 27th of December to the 17th of January 2020
(From the meeting in Saigon in the evening till the day we’ll be back in Saigon, pay attention to book your flights correctly)
Quote per person with a minimum of 12 partecipants:
Euro 3.950 (to be confirmed)
-Transfer from the airport to the hotel in Saigon
-3/4/5 stars hotel with all the dinners and breackfast
-Local guides in english for all the touristic places
-Italian tour leader on the motorcycle
-Official import permit in Cambodia and Vietnam,for the motorbikes (issued by the prime minister)
-Le visite guidate con guide locali di lingua inglese per le visite da programma, praticamente tutte
-transfer from Hue till the airport
-Cambodia and vietnam visa issued at the border(about 30 USD each )
-everything not specified
single room supplement: Euro 950
motorcycle shipment quote: Euro 2.200 based on 6 motorcycles in a 20′ container
THE MOTORBIKE SHIPMENT NEED TO BE ARRANGED BEFORE THE 15TH OF OCTOBER, you’ll then find it in Saigon customs the day of arrival in Vietnam .