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From Ulaanbaatar, Overland tour of a lifetime into Laos or Vietnam on your own motorcycles.

Embark on a journey through two of North Asia¡¯s most fascinating countries. From Ulaanbaatar¡¯s laid-back modern vibes to the hustle and bustle of Xi'an, these ancient Asian kingdoms are full of contrasts and surprises. Travel across the countryside of Mongolia, a land of rich natural beauty, fascinating nomadic cultures and evolving modernity to the hustle and bustle of Xi'an. Be captivated by the sprawling Gobi Desert, Witness the best of contemporary and classical China and stoic Terracotta Warriors and always-inspiring Great Wall of China on this Overland tour of a lifetime into Laos or Vietnam.

Brief Itinerary

Mongolia to Laos

Day 1 Mongolia to Erenhot
Enter China from Mongolia at Erenhot, met by your guide and clear the customs for vehicles and driving license process. Stay at a hotel in Erenhot

Day 2 Erenhot to Wulachabu (343KM)
We drive to Wulanchabu, follow 208 national road we will ride to Wulanchabu city.

Day 3 Wulanchabu to Datong (185KM)
We will ride to Datong in the morning and visit the Datong Grottos in the afternoon and then drive to Hunyuan for the Hanging Temple which is a miracle in ancient Chinese construction, the whole temple was built on the mountain cliffs. Overnight in Hunyuan County.

Day 4 Hunyuan to Pingyao (385KM)
We drive from Hunyuan to Pingyao via Taiyuan and then visit the Pingyao ancient city, one of the classic examples of northern style ancient city in China. Every year, people will hold the photographing festival here and it is regarded an idea place for photographers.

Day 5 Pingyao
A rest Day in Pingyao to explore the old city.

Day 6 Pingyao to Hukou Water Fall (337KM)
We will ride to the Yellow River, The Hukou Waterfall, the largest waterfall on the Yellow River, China, the second largest waterfall in China, is located at the intersection of Shanxi Province and Shaanxi Province, afterwards we will continue to Yichuan for overnight.

Day 7 Yichuan to Xi¡¯an (295KM)
We will push our way to Xi¡¯an, the ancient capital of China. Traffic gets busier when we approach the city. Overnight in Xi¡¯an.

Day 8 Xi¡¯an rest day
We will visit in ancient city---Xi¡¯an. Xi¡¯an has been the capital of China in over 10 dynasties, and you can see history everywhere in Xi¡¯an. We suggest the visit to the world famous Terra-Cottas Warriors, the hundred years old city wall, drum tower, bell tower, and the Chinese History museum (one of the best 3 in China) etc.

Day 9 Xi¡¯an to Hanzhong (359KM)
Ride to Hanzhong, visit the city and possible a hot spa.

Day 10-11 Hangzhong-Chengdu (552KM)
Push to Chengdu, arrve in CHendgu early afternoon for a rest.

Day 12 Chengdu-Leshan (170KM)
Ride to LEshan and visit the Giant Buddha. Overnight in LEshan

Day 13 Leshan to Mianning County (380KM)

Day 14 Mianing to Panzhihua City (306KM)

Day 15 Panzhihua to Kunming (360KM)
Ride to Kunming, the capital city of Yunnan Province.

Day 16 Kunming-Jianshui(1748m) (220KM)
Ride to Jianshui county(220K), Jianshui is a state historic and cultural city. You will ride around the beautiful Fu Xian Hu Lake then reach Jianshui in the afternoon. Time to explore the city of Jianshui and feel the old China.  (Ride 220KM)

Day 17 Jianshui to Yuanyang or Yuanjiang
Ride to Yuanyang - a most delightful vicinity populated by the Yi, Tai, Miao, Hani and several other minority groups. With their resilience and diligence, they created wonders both practical and exhilaratingly beautiful to behold. (B,L,D)

Day 18 Yuanyang to Laos or Vietnam Border
Ride to China/Vietnam border, clear the customs. Say goodbye to your Chinese guide and enter Vietnam.


--Permits and Chinese driving license

--Customs clearances

--Custom Bund

--Tibet Travel Permit

--Third party liability insurance for motorcycles and First Aid Kit

--Tour information about safe riding in China

--Tour guide

--Support van for luggage, and limited seats for passengers




--All entry fees to parks and monasteries, etc...

--Fuel and oil for motorcycle

--All overnights in hotels, guesthouses and tent

--All services not mentioned and all items of a personal nature

--Tipping or gratuities to guides and drivers

--Mandatory international travel insurance

--Extra cost if  tour is delayed or changed due to reasons beyond control

        Mongolia to Laos or Vietnam through China
DATES: On demand
TRIP PRICE: 9500USD/person/bike
SINGLE ROOM: 620USD/person
GROUP SIZE: Minimum 2 riders
START/FINISH: Mohan/Kashgar
DURATION: 29-30 days
TRIP GRADE: Good road surface
ROUTE: Total distance 6562 km, daily rides 250-400 km. Mostly on asphalt roads with some gravels.
HIGHLIGHTS: Mongolia, gobi desert, Erenhot, Pingyao old town , Xi'an terra cotta army, Chengdu Giant pandas, Jianshui Ancient Cultural City, Chinese Architecture and gardens, Rarely visited mountain tribes and terraced fields, the Red River. tropical southern China
BOOKING DEADLINE: Three months before departure