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25 Apr 2014
“Remote Jungle Highway - Paved!”
9 Feb 2014
“Savor the unintended irony”
Phu Tho, Vietnam
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Reviewed 26 April 2014

The Ho Chi Minh Highway (NOT the HCM Trail, which is/was in Laos) is a modern, narrow, winding paved road that runs up the mountains of western Viet Nam. This is a dream route for motorcycles. We joined the hwy. at Prao, west of DaNang...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Rakkasan68
Reviewed 10 February 2014

The first few miles look well-maintained, if unimpressive. However, you quickly reach the narrow, twisting real road through the gorgeous mountain scenery of nowhere in particular. Riding it in a tour van was like being on a surrealistic carnival ride, listening to the Vietnamese guide...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank GrannyGrump42
Reviewed 23 June 2013

W travelled the backwoods of this highway out of Danang and wondered why on earth it was built. The deviation around the Laos border, following every ridge and gully with tons and tons of concrete withou seing a single soul is amazing. The only people...More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank ChrisHamnett
Reviewed 15 August 2011

If you have 3-4 days in and around Danang/Hue and are the adventurous type, you may consider taking your rented (this assumes that you are already into renting) scooter to see the country. A fantastic loop is starting in either Danang or Hue and doing...More

Date of experience: July 2011
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