9-Days Guided Motorcycle Expedition
Dates: October 8-16, 2022
Cost: INR 79,000* / USD 999*
Conquer the 1864 curves of the Mae Hong Son loop on Adventure Motorcycles. Explore some of the most authentic provinces of Northern Thailand on this 8-day tour. This ride takes you through a mountainous region with waterfalls, caves, temples, war memorials, breath-taking view points and rejuvenating hot springs. And it doesn't stop there. You will be entering Laos and Myanmar for a different kind of experience.
9 Days / 8 Nights
START & END
15 Max / 10 Min
50 - 300 Kms
- Conquer the 1864 curves of the Mae Hong Son loop
Doi Inthanon national park - Ride to Thailand's highest peak
Karen Long Neck Hill-tribe village
Explore a Myanmar border village by foot
Pai - the famous hippy town set in a beautiful valley
The Golden Triangle, including a boat trip on the mighty Mekong river to Laos
Blue & White Temples of Chiang Rai
Watch the sunrise at Phu Chi Fa along the Thailand-Laos border
Day 1. Arrive at Chiang Mai (60 Kms)
Arrive at the pre-booked hotel in Chiang Mai. You will be received by the Tour leader and introduced to other participants. Collect the bikes followed by a short ride to Doi Suthep and a tribal village. The view from Doi Suthep of Chiang Mai is beautiful. You are free to explore the buzzing markets and street food of the city in the night.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Chiang Mai
Day 2. Chiang Mai – Doi Inthanaon - Mae Chaem (180 Kms)
After an early breakfast, you will leave the city and start riding southwest towards Doi Inthanon National park. This national park is famous for its beautiful waterfalls and notably the Highest point in Thailand. Post lunch, we will visit couple of more sightseeing spots and then head to Mae Chaem.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Mae Chaem.
Day 3. Mae Chaem - Mae Hong Son (180 Kms)
After breakfast, the first stop for today will be at wild sunflower valley. After a quick photosession, we ride towards Mae Hong Son in the highway along Mekong river which separates Thailand and Myanmar. Then we visit a hidden man-made waterfalls for a quick dip. By now, we are already in the foothills and the road starts getting interesting with curves after curves and the scenery keeps changing every 50 odd kilometers.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Mae Hong Son.
Day 4. Mae Hong Son - Pai (180 Kms)
Get ready for a day filled with lots of activities. The first activity today will be a boat ride in a beautiful lake which is seen in Amazon FireTV wallpapers. Then we visit a border village along the Thailand-Myanmar border by foot followed by a tour of one of the beautiful cave systems in Thailand, Lod caves.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Pai, the hippy town filled with backpackers and travelers.
Day 5. Pai - Local Sightseeing (50 Kms)
Wake up relaxed and start the day with a fancy breakfast at one of the local Pai restaurants. There are a lot of activities to do in Pai such as climbing the white Buddha temple, Bamboo bridge, Land split, World war II bridge etc. In the evening, we head to the Pai Canyons to watch the sunset. Explore the walking street in the night.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Pai.
Day 6. Pai - Chiang Rai (240 Kms)
This day will be one of the longest rides of the tour covering close to 320 Kms. We either visit the Elephant rescue park or climb a limestone waterfalls depending on the weather. Then we head to the famous white temple of Chiang Rai and watch the sunset.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Chiang Rai.
Day 7. Chiang Rai - Golden Triangle - Doi Pha Tang (220 Kms)
After an early breakfast, we first visit the beautiful Blue temple. From there, we proceed to the Golden Triangle which is the border of 3 countries, Thailand, Laos & Myanmar. Keep the passports handy, as we are going cross the Mekong river and enter a different country, Laos. Then we visit the Opium museum and head to a border village Doi Pha Tang.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Doi Pha Tang.
Day 8. Doi Pha Tang - Phu Chi Fa - Chiang Mai (300 Kms)
Wake up very early and we hike a nearby hilltop along the Thailand-Laos border to watch the Sunrise over the clouds. Then we continue to ride down some very scenic mountain roads to join the highway. From here, its a fast-paced ride back to Chiang Mai to complete the ride. Return the bikes and head to one of the happening restaurants of Chiang Mai for farewell dinner.
Overnight stay at Chiang Mai.
Day 9. Chiang Mai - Fly back
After breakfast, checkout from the hotel and a taxi will drop you at the Chiang Mai International airport.
Motorcycle with Fuel or a seat in an SUV as booked
Overnights stay on a two-sharing basis in carefully selected Hotels/Camps
Airport transfers in Chiang Mai
Breakfast and Dinner on all tour days
Water, soft drinks and coffee / tea in connection with the meals
Experienced English-speaking Tour leader on his bike
Experienced mechanic for the entire tour
Backup vehicle with driver to carry your luggage
Entry fee for all national parks and planned sightseeing places
Boat ride to Laos
Driver expenses/ toll tax/ Fuel/ Parking charges
First-Aid during the tour
Airfare & Visa
International Drivers License (For Riders only)
Cost of Lunch is not included
Damages to the motorcycle
Any expense incurred due to unforeseen geo-political circumstances, accidents etc
All services not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature such as snacks, alcohol, table drinks, laundry, tips to drivers or local guides or to any hotel staff.
Travel insurance (cover against cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident or illness). We highly recommend you arrange an appropriate insurance in your home country
Things to Carry
Passport & Visa
Original Driving License / International Driving Permit
DOT/ECE/ISI Full face helmet
Riding Jacket (Available on rent)
Riding Pants or Jeans with protective knee guards
Riding boots with shin & ankle protection
Cap or Hat
Hydration pack or Water bottle
Prescription medicines if any
Spare power glasses if applicable
Motorcycle - Rider
2022 Honda CRF300L - INR 79,000/- (Base price includes bike and Fuel)
2022 Honda CRF300 Rally - INR 85,000/-
2022 Honda CB 500X - INR 89,000/-
2022 Suzuki VStrom 650 / Honda NCX750 - INR 99,000/-
2020 Honda Africa Twin Manual - INR 1,29,000/-
2022 Honda Africa Twin DCT - INR 1,39,000/-
Motorcycle - Pillion
Price - INR 65,000/-
Seat in SUV (Toyota Fortuner or equivalent)
Price - ₹ 79,000/-
Individual - INR 10,000/-
Couple - INR 15,000/-
Photography Package (Optional)
Portrait/Action Photoshoot by a professional Photographer in most scenic backgrounds during the tour with minimum of 20 printable HD pictures.
Individual - INR 10,000/-
Couple - INR 15,000/-
Above pricing is exclusive for Indian Citizens. Foreign nationals who are interested in this tour, please get in touch with us for the cost.