The big Ha Giang Loop tour with motorbike guide: The Full experience in 4 days

Experience The Loop

Embark on an exhilarating 4-day adventure along the Ha Giang Loop, with our skilled Easy Riders guiding you through epic landscapes and cultural experiences for a truly authentic and expansive exploration.


Day 0: Transfer Hanoi - Ha Giang

Option 1: VIP sleeper bus

Option 2: Limousine day bus & Thon Tha Village experience (+1 Day)

Day 1: Ha Giang City - Dong Van

Day 2: Dong Van - Meo Vac

Day 3: Meo Vac - Du Gia

Day 4: Du Gia - Ha Giang City

Our Guest


Building Future Lodges

We are currently developing three exclusive lodges in Ha Giang City, Dong Van, and Meo Vac to enhance your stay with us. Until these are completed, we offer accommodation in a carefully selected mix of homestays and hotels. This blend ensures you enjoy both the authenticity of Ha Giang and the comfort you expect. Here’s where you might stay:

  • Dong Van: Dong Van Cliffside House
  • Meo Vac: Little Yen Homestay
  • Du Gia: Tom Du Gia Homestay

*Accommodations are subject to availability and may change based on the dates of your booking.


Option 1

Day Bus + Thon Tha Village

Depart Hanoi in the morning, arrive Ha Giang by afternoon. Enjoy lunch, then visit a traditional Tay village to explore and overnight in a homestay. Your Ha Giang Loop starts the next day.

Option 2

VIP night bus

Travel overnight from Hanoi in a comfortable sleeper bus, arriving early in Ha Giang. Rest upon arrival before beginning your Ha Giang Loop adventure in the morning.

Options & Alternatives



Enhance your Easy Rider tour with an option for a full day or multi-day trekking adventure.



Experience the Ha Giang Loop tour comfortably by car. Check this tour.


3-day Loop

Opt for the shorter 3-day, 2-night tour for a condensed yet thrilling exploration of the Ha Giang Loop. Check this tour.

Booking information


Booking process

Book using the form below or contact us for custom tours. Hotel details can be provided later. Confirmation sent within 1 working day after deposit or full payment.

Terms of tour cancellation

Changes or cancellations are possible with potential extra fees. Please refer to our terms & conditions page for details.


Wondering what to expect on this tour during the month you plan to visit Ha Giang? Select your travel month to see detailed weather and scenery information, ensuring you are well-prepared and can fully enjoy your adventure, no matter when you decide to go.



Safety is paramount on our tours. Our Easy Riders are highly experienced, and we provide top-quality helmets along with arm and leg protection gear.

What to bring

Dress in layers for varying temperatures in the mountains and valleys. Sunglasses are useful against sun and dust, while long sleeves and pants offer sun protection. Read our checklist.


Enjoy a mix of local and Western cuisine. Contact us in advance for dietary or allergy concerns; we can customize your meals.



Tours operate year-round. We continue in rain but may adjust the itinerary or switch to a car option in case of severe weather.


Prices private tour

1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4 persons 5 persons 6 persons 7 persons 8 persons
$435 $710 ($35 5pp) $1005 ($335 pp) $1300 ($325 pp) $1575 ($315 pp) $1830 ($305 pp) $2065 ($295 pp) $2240 ($280 pp)

Booking & Enquiries

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Please mention any specific requests such as dietary preferences, route options, accommodation types, or other requirements you may have.

Step 1: Request Your Tour

Specify your preferred dates, the number of participants, and any specific desires you might have, such as types of accommodation (homestays or hotels) and transportation (motorbike or car).

Step 2: Receive Your Custom Offer

We will send you a detailed offer based on your requests. This offer can still be customized to ensure it perfectly meets your needs.

Step 3: Make Payment

All payments are processed through PayPal. No account is required to complete the transaction. PayPal provides buyer protection, safeguarding your purchase from booking to tour completion. Please note that a 3% PayPal fee will be added to cover processing costs.

Step 4: Enjoy Your Tour

Once your booking is confirmed, we take care of all the details. We arrange everything from transfers to and from Hanoi, accommodations, meals, guides, and transportation throughout the tour, unless you request otherwise.


Yes, you can, but only if you have a valid motorbike license with an International Driving Permit (IDP). Without these, you might not be fully insured, and there’s a risk of fines from local police.

Absolutely! Our Easy Rider drivers are highly experienced and navigate the loop weekly. They drive at a considerate pace to ensure you enjoy the journey safely.

On average, we ride for about 5-6 hours each day, with plenty of stops for rest, meals, and sightseeing. We ensure a comfortable pace for all riders.

We offer the Ha Giang Loop tour by Easy Rider in either a private tour or by a small group experience.

Yes, age is not a barrier as long as you’re comfortable with the journey and do not have health issues that might be exacerbated, such as back problems.

General good health and basic fitness are required. The tour involves long rides and some physical activities like short hikes.

Not at all. We cater to all sizes and can provide larger motorbikes for taller or heavier riders. Just let us know in advance.

You can bring a backpack or small suitcase, which can be accommodated on the baggage rack of the motorbike. For larger luggage, we offer storage at our office in Ha Giang.

We recommend comfortable, weather-appropriate clothing. Don’t forget a jacket as it can get chilly, especially in the mornings and evenings. Sturdy shoes are a must for safety and comfort.

We include local meals showcasing the region’s cuisine. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions or preferences in advance.

Our Easy Riders are skilled in navigating various weather conditions. However, in extreme cases, we may adjust the itinerary for safety.

The tour price includes accommodation, meals, and bike expenses. Personal expenses, optional activities, and tips are not included.

Ha Giang Loop Tour by Easy Rider in 4 days & 3 night

Day 0: Transfer Hanoi - Ha Giang

Option 1: VIP Sleeper Bus

Set off from Hanoi in the comfort of a VIP sleeper bus, traveling overnight to Ha Giang.

VIP sleeper bus to Ha Giang

Upon arrival, a short rest at our partner hotel ensures you’re refreshed and ready to embark on a four-day motorbike tour through the captivating regions of the Ha Giang Loop.

Option 2: Limousine Day Bus & Thon Tha Village

Depart Hanoi by limousine bus, enjoying the daytime views en route to Ha Giang. 

Hanoi to Ha Giang by limousine bus

Arrive for lunch and then continue to Thon Tha Village, where you can soak in the authentic lifestyle of the Tay people. 

stilt houses of Tay minority between the rice fields in Thon Tha Village

Spend the afternoon exploring before kicking off your motorbike tour the following day.

Day 1

Begin your unforgettable 4-day Easy Rider adventure by setting off from Ha Giang City. The first leg of your journey takes you over Bac Sum Pass, where the ride starts to reveal the stunning mountainous terrain that defines the region, though the best is still to come.

Bac Sum Pass on the Ha Giang Loop

As you ascend to the Heaven Gate Pass, the roads twist upwards, leading you to one of the most spectacular panoramic views of the area. Take a moment to stop at the top, where you can enjoy a drink and soak in the breathtaking vistas of sprawling landscapes.


view from top of Quan Ba Heaven Gate (Quan Ba Pass)

Descending from Heaven Gate, you’ll soon stop again to explore a unique viewpoint that offers a closer look at the Twin Mountains—two identically shaped peaks side by side, creating a picturesque and memorable sight.


The iconic Twin Mountains in Ha Giang (Quan Ba) view from Quan Ba Pass

The journey continues through a tapestry of impressive scenery, including diverse ethnic minority villages where life moves at a slower pace. Each village offers a glimpse into the traditional lifestyles of the local communities, adding rich cultural context to the natural beauty surrounding them.


ethnic Hmong woman weaving linen in Lung Tam Village in Ha Giang

Next, you’ll tackle Tham Ma Pass, where the road carves an iconic S-shaped path through the hills. This pass is particularly famous for its photographic viewpoints and the occasional sight of minority children playfully selling flowers.


Zigzag road on the Ha Giang Loop called the Tham Ma Pass

The drive progresses through Chin Khoanh Pass, also affectionately known as the 9 ramp pass, featuring nine challenging turns that snake up the mountainside. This section of the road is thrilling and tests the skill of every rider, providing an exhilarating experience.


Chin Khoanh Ramp along the Ha Giang Loop

Your route will then lead you through the serene Sung La Valley. Here, the landscape is dotted with ethnic villages nestled among old traditional houses that have stood for around 100 years, offering a living snapshot of history.


Sung La Valley

Before the day ends, a visit to the Hmong King Palace is on the agenda. This historical site was the residence of the Hmong kings during French colonial times and offers a fascinating insight into the past governance and culture of the region.


the entrance of Hmong King Palace in Dong Van District in Ha Giang

The first day of your tour concludes in Dong Van, a town known for its cozy and atmospheric old quarter. Here, you’ll have the evening to explore at your leisure, wandering through streets lined with quaint cafes and shops, providing a perfect end to a day filled with adventure and discovery.


The square of Dong Van Old Quarter

Day 2

Your adventure continues with a vibrant start if it’s a Sunday, as you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Dong Van Sunday Market. This colorful ethnic minority market is a bustling hub of activity where locals trade everything from handcrafted goods to livestock, offering a fascinating glimpse into regional commerce and culture.

Ethnic minority people walking with small pigs on Dong Van Market

After soaking in the market’s lively atmosphere, the journey takes you towards Lung Cu, traversing one of the most scenic routes in the Ha Giang Loop. The road to Vietnam’s northernmost point is lined with stunning mountain vistas that will leave you awe-struck.

views from the Ha Giang Loop in Dong Van district

Along the way, time permitting, you might visit one or more local minority villages. These communities are known for their distinctive yellow clay houses, providing a unique cultural and visual experience.

Lung Cu Lake View hometsay in Ha Giang

Upon arriving in Lung Cu, a visit to the iconic flag tower awaits. Positioned on a hilltop, this landmark offers 360-degree views of the dramatic mountains and expansive countryside, extending into China. It’s a symbol of Vietnam’s sovereignty and a must-visit for panoramic photographs.

Lung Cu Flag Tower on top of a hill, Vietnam's northmost point

The journey back towards Meo Vac takes you through Dong Van again and leads to the day’s highlight—Ma Pi Leng Pass. Revered as one of the most breathtaking passes in Vietnam, Ma Pi Leng offers multiple stops for you to capture its rugged beauty. If you’re up for a bit more adventure, there’s also an opportunity to trek along the Ma Pi Leng Skywalk, which provides stunning views of the gorge below.

Ha Giang Loop at the Ma Pi Leng Pass

Optionally, your guide might take you down to the river for a boat ride through Ma Pi Leng Canyon on the Nho Que River, adding another layer of excitement to your day.

boat tour on Nho Que River

The day concludes as you arrive in Meo Vac, where you can relax and reflect on a day filled with extraordinary landscapes and rich cultural interactions.

Day 3

Start your morning in Meo Vac with the possibility of visiting its bustling Sunday market if you’re there on the right day. This vibrant gathering spot features a colorful array of local ethnic groups trading everything from handmade crafts to livestock, providing an authentic cultural snapshot.

ethnic minority people holding pigs at the Meo Vac Market on Sunday

Leaving Meo Vac, the journey continues on one of Ha Giang’s most scenic roads. This route offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes, punctuated by traditional villages where life moves according to ancient rhythms.

Ha Giang colorful ethnic minority people

About an hour from Meo Vac, make a stop at the M-shape viewpoint. This spot offers a panoramic vista of the dramatic terrain, a perfect moment to appreciate the sheer beauty of Ha Giang’s geography.

M shape Turn Viewpoint along the Ha Giang Loop in Meo Vac district

The drive then takes you through changing landscapes from the rugged limestone mountains to greener, lush mountainous areas around Mau Due, adorned with terraced rice fields particularly vibrant from May to September.

terraced rice fields of Mau Due along the Ha Giang Loop

The day progresses as you head towards Du Gia. This leg of your journey introduces yet more stunning rural scenery. You’ll have a stop at Lung Ho to view distinctive cone-shaped mountains that define this part of the region.

Viewpoint of Lung Ho in Ha Giang

Arriving in Du Gia, you’ll immerse yourself in the tranquility of this area, known for its breathtaking rice fields and peaceful Tay stilt houses. 

rice fields and stilt houses in Du Gia (Ha Giang)

Visit the Du Gia waterfall for a refreshing break and cool off in its waters, an ideal way to unwind after a day’s ride. Tonight, enjoy the hospitality of a local homestay in Du Gia, offering a deep dive into the local lifestyle and a restful end to a thrilling day.

Du Gia Waterfall

Day 4

Wake up surrounded by the peaceful rice fields and traditional Tay stilt houses in Du Gia. Start your day by immersing yourself in the village atmosphere, exploring on foot and interacting with the welcoming local residents. 

View from Du Gia Homestay

After departing Du Gia, you will begin your journey back towards Ha Giang. The route is filled with scenic vistas that unfold as you travel through small villages and along riverside paths, each turn and hill revealing landscapes that beg to be photographed.


Green mountains of Du Gia

Your adventure continues as you drive towards Bac Me, meandering through remote areas that offer glimpses into rural life and natural beauty.

green rice fields and mountains of Du Gia

Eventually, you will circle back to Ha Giang city, where you can refresh and relax before catching the limousine bus back to Hanoi. The ride back is a perfect time to reflect on the unforgettable memories made, arriving in Hanoi in the late evening.