Does Sidecar Adventures Vietnam offer other services other than tours?

Yes we do! We are also available for weddings, birthday parties and other events at an hourly rate.

I can’t see the tour I want on your website/itinerary . Can design my own tour or group event?

That’s what Sidecar Adventures Vietnam is all about. You tell us where you want to go or what you would like to do, and we’ll customise a tour or group event especially for you!

Can I book a group tour?

Absolutely, please contact us at info@sidecaradventuresvietnam.com with your requirements and we will only be too happy to accommodate you.

What if I have to make an unscheduled pit stop?

We will make stops on the trip so you can stretch your legs, use the happy house (toilet) and coffee or meals . But don’t worry if you need the driver to stop for the happy house or a photo opportunity we will give you some hand signals to use before you take off.

What should I bring on the tour?

Don’t worry about water we will provide that for you. Sunglasses and sunscreen are a good idea in sunny Vietnam. Bring your camera to capture the beauty of Vietnam to make your friends at home green with envy.

I hear it rains a lot in Vietnam. What will happen if it rains?

Most of the year Vietnam is dry, during the rainy season there will be instances when tours may need to be cancelled due to rain. We will advise you two hours before the tour if we need to cancel due to poor weather conditions , you can move your tour to another day . and if you want to cancel immediately , we pay you back 80% .If the tour is underway and it rains we will provide you with a full body rain suit to keep you dry. Getting wet adds to the adventure. Or we'll have a break at some local coffee shop for waiting

Why the long pants? Vietnam is so hot!

Have you ever had engine and exhaust burn? OUCH!

What type of clothing should I wear?

You should wear long pants and shoes with closed toes; bring a jacket if you feel the cold.

Can I drive the bike and have my friend in the sidecar?

Unfortunately, No! Your motorbike will be driven by our driver who is legally licensed to ride a motorbike in Vietnam.

Do I have to wear a helmet?

Yes you do. Under Vietnamese law it is compulsory for all passengers to wear a helmet on a motorbike. Don’t worry you will still feel the wind in your hair! We will supply you a good quality helmet for the ride.

What is the minimum age for passengers?

There is no minimum age requirement for motorcycle passengers in the sidecar. Small children under 10 should ride with a parent or guardian in the sidecar. Children 10 or over can ride in the sidecar themselves or ride as a pillion passenger behind the rider.

How many people can ride in the sidecar?

In the actual sidecar we can take one adult or one child older than 10. However, another adult or child over 10 can ride on the motorbike attached to the sidecar as a pillion passenger behind the driver.

How fast will the driver ride the bike?

Ural’s and Dnhep sidecars are not built for speed, they are cruising vehicles and our drivers will drive at a safe speed.

Do I need to purchase insurance?

Yes, you will be required to have travel insurance to be able to go on the tour. You can obtain travel insurance easily over the internet with companies like World Nomads for a reasonable rate. You will need to provide us with a copy of your travel insurance and passport before taking off on your adventure. Otherwise we can provide travel insurance for you at an additional cost.

Is the sidecar rig safe?

All of our sidecars and motorbikes are regularly serviced and maintained. To ensure you have a safe and comfortable adventure. So the answer to your question is yes.