Frequently asked questions
Why should I book with Vietnam Motor Tours?
Lam: ‘I have 15 years of experience, speak good English and I will make sure that your tour will be special. I know a lot of special routes, that are truly amazing. And touring by motorbike is the perfect way to discover the real Vietnam and not just the main touristic places.’
Starting & finishing point?
A one, two or three days tour starts in Nha Trang. Tours longer than 3 days can start everywhere and finish everywhere.
What kind of routes do we take?
We try to avoid the main highways as much as possible. We take smaller roads instead, which are more interesting to drive and to discover the real Vietnam.
Where do we sleep during our trip?
During the trip we will sleep in 2 or 3 stars hotels. All hotel rooms have a private bathroom. It is also possible to sleep in homestays.
Food & drinks
During our trip we like to eat with you local food. We know a lot of good places where to eat and where it is safe to eat.
What will we visit?
We will discover the real beauty that Vietnam has to offer. 54 ethnic groups, a large diversity in culture, nature, traditions and the small but long stretched shape of the country makes it perfect to discover on a motorbike.
Where do the tours start from?
– Tours up to three days must start in Nha Trang. – Tours longer than three days can start anywhere in Vietnam. It is also possible that we pick you up from an airport and start the next day with our trip.
Is it safe to drive in Vietnam?
The roads we drive are easy going. So no problems at all. Only the traffic in the big cities and main highways can be crazy, but we avoid these roads.
What happens if we have a breakdown?
No worries we can fix the motorbike along the way. There are motorbike shops than rice fields.
Cancellations and refunds
It is possible to cancel your trip by mail or phone. – If you cancel your trip at least more than one week in advance you will receive your 20% deposit back. – In the event of cancellation one week or less before the start of the trip the 20% deposit cannot be refunded.
Do I need a travel insurance?
Yes, it is advisable to have a travel insurance. Please, check if a motorcycle tour is covered in case of lost property and medical expenses.
Is it also possible to go by car?
Yes, we have a 6-seats minivan with air conditioning. And we can also arrange other minivans and drivers. So no worries if your group is bigger than 6.
We take you to undiscovered areas of Vietnam, where there are almost none tourists. You will be in unspoiled areas enyoning the real Vietnam. Meeting locals, discover the culture and try local food.
Can I customize my tour?
Combining your wishes, how long you want to be on tour, where you want to start and finish and with my knowledge of Vietnam I can come up with an interesting route for you. Even during the trip it is possible to add things, like visisting other places etc.
What is the maximum group size?
From 1 till 14 persons. A large self riders group will have at least two guides.
Your luggage will be put on the back of the motorbike. We will cover up your bags to prevent it from rain and dust.
Do I need a driving license?
No, there is no need for a driving license. Never driven a motorbike before? We will teach you.
Wifi during the trip?
In general all the hotels where we stay have Wifi, but due to power cuts it can be off.
How will I meet you in Vietnam?
We arrange a briefing session at your place. This can be a day in advance or on the departure date.
How long do we ride each day?
In general we start around 9.00 o’clock in the morning and arrive in the afternoon at around 16.00 But off course we spend a lot of time sightseeing, so on average we spend 4 / 5 hours on the motorbike.
Do I need to bring my own helmet?
No, we will give you a helmet. So you don’t have to bring your own helmet.
Your booking request will be confirmed by email. When confirmed we ask you to pay a deposit of 20% of the total amount by banktransfer of paypall. The rest will be paid on the first day of the trip.
You can send your complaints to us via email, namely email@example.com
What type of clothing should I bring with me?
It is advisable to wear long clothes on the motorbike, because of the strong sun and for protection.
Send us a message
9 Nguyen Huu Huan, Tp Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam