Rent a motor bike in Vietnam



It's easy to rent a motor while you travel to a big city, a famous tourist city in Vietnam. But sometimes, in some place it's hard to rent a motor bike (you can't find motorbike rental services).
There are some tips for you to rent a motor bike while you travel to Vietnam.



1. Motorbike rental service:
It's easy to rent a motor bike at a  motorbike rental service.
In Vietnam, the motor bike rental price is about 20.000dong/hour (not include gas/petrol).
2. Hotel:
Motor bike rental is one of some hotels services in Vietnam.
If you stay in their hotel, it's easy for you to rent a motor bike.
If your hotel haven't motor bike rental service, you can ask hotel receptionist to rent/hire her/his motor bike.
This is a good way if you travel to some place where you can't find any motorbike rental service.
Someone don't trust you (they think you are a bad guy so i must talk to them - always agree on a price before you rent their motorbike.)

Top Gear In Vietnam

Some tips while you rent a motor bike:
. Wear helmets while you ride motor bike (the motor bike rental price include helmet rental fee).
. You should give your ID card, or your passport to motor bike rental service owner before you rent.
. Always agree on a price before you rent motorbike.
.  Check your motor bike before riding (brake, ...).
.  Ride to the nearest gas station.
. Save motor bike owner cellphone / mobile phone number in your cellphone. Sometimes you need their helps.

How about licenses:
Vietnamese driving licenses are mandatory for all drivers of motor vehicles as well as for riders of motorcycles with a capacity of over 50cc. Non-Vietnamese citizens are only permitted to drive in Vietnam if they hold a temporary Vietnamese driver's license.
To convert your Driving License or an International Driving Permit into a temporary Vietnamese driver's license, the applicant must first hold a valid Vietnamese residence permit of at least three month's validity and a valid International Driving Permit.
In Hanoi, applications for temporary driver's licenses should be directed to the Office of Traffic & Public Works, 16 Cao Ba Quat Street . 
In Ho Chi Minh City, applications should be directed to the Office of Transportation, 63 Ly Tu Trong Street, District 1 - Telephone 3822 3760 . 
A Vietnam driving licenses

In provincial areas, travellers should consult local police authorities to determine exactly what action is required to obtain a temporary driving license in the province where the applicant resides.
Most medical insurance companies will not cover you for accidents etc on a motorbike WITHOUT a valid license for the country you are in. As Vietnam does not treat international licenses as valid, unless you have a VN license your medical insurance company will be able to void the insurance.
If you do not hold a valid license, your vehicle will be kept in custody for max. 90 days by the traffic police.


Your ads here: etraveltips@gmail.com



Vietnam Travel Guide Book

Lonely Planet Vietnam (Country Guide)

Welcome to a world where the colours are more vivid, where the landscapes are bolder, the coastline more dramatic, where the history is more compelling, where the tastes are more divine, where life is lived in the fast lane. This world is Vietnam, the latest Asian dragon to awake from its slumber.



2 comments:

Arlene cho rằng:

"These are really helpful tips to know."
N.T.L cho rằng:

"Thank you!"

Post a Comment

ABOUT US

"We are Vietnamese travelers who love travel. We made this blog to share our travel experience. Thank you for visiting our blog."

Followers

© 2011 Etraveltips dot Net. All rights reserved.

Email: etraveltips@gmail.com