How difficult is the Ha Giang loop?
Depending on the route you choose, the so called Northern Ha Giang loop is between 290 and 380 kilometers long. So riding it is more than overcoming a two hour crazy route. Make sure you feel confident enough along the first ten or twenty kilometers, as there are a lot more to come.
Is the Ha Giang loop dangerous?
The Ha Giang Loop is not safe and many people get hurt. The majority of people who I’ve seen get hurt on the Ha Giang Loop fall into two camps. They either didn’t have a lot of experience driving a motorbike or weren’t paying attention. With that said, however, even experienced riders get injured on the Ha Giang Loop.
How do I get from Hanoi to Ha Giang?
The easiest way to travel from Hanoi to Ha Giang is by bus. Several buses depart daily from Hanoi to Ha Giang, and the journey takes 6 to 7 hours, depending on the bus providers. Currently, some bus companies run the Hanoi – Ha Giang route: Truly Hagiang, Good Morning Cat Ba, and Quang Nghi.
How many days do you need in Sapa Vietnam?
Two days in Sapa should be the bare minimum, and we’ve come up with a way to perfectly even out your days while taking in a sizeable portion of what Sapa has to offer.