About RideAsia

BMW Tour Guide and Official Partner

ITA Certified Tour Guide

Prasit Aphiphunya is a professional BMW Motorrad certified motorcycle tour guide with over 20 years riding experiences in Asia and around the world.

I am the founder of Ride Asia Ltd., Part., the Official Partner of BMW Motorrad based in Thailand.

I strive to provide the best Asia adventure programs for all riders. I am passionate about riding and exploring, and love sharing amazing travel experiences with riders from around the world. My knowledge of regional history, geography and cuisine make a tour with me a truly memorable one…

Come join me to make your dreams come true!

BMW

BMW Certified Tour Guide

RideAsia trips are a collective adventure, a team work exercise!

Professional Experiences 2010 - 2016

2010 Ride Asia Ltd., Part. Established.

2012 Vietnam – Northern Vietnam 14 Days Program Survey

2013 BMW Worldwide campaign / Vietnam / Lao Section / European Section

Took part in BMW worldwide marketing campaign “ONE WORLD ONE GS”

  • 5 Contestants (German/French/Spanish/Italian/British)
  • 5 Continents (Africa/Asia/Europe/North America/Oceania)
  • 1 BMW Bike (R1200GS Liquid Cool)

In Asia Continent Section:

  • Was the first Asian rider to ride the Preproduction Model
  • 10 days In Lao (Vientiane/Vang Vieng/Luang Prabang/Hongsa)

In European Continent Section

  • Joined “ONE WORLD ONE GS” as team member to BMW Museum
  • 14 days in Europe (Spain/Italy/France/Austria/German)

2014 Vietnam – Southern Vietnam 14 Days Program Survey

2015 Thailand / Bangkok – Garmisch / China

  • Became The Official Partner of BMW Motorrad
  • BKK-Garmisch (BMW Motorrad Days 2015)

Attended BMW International Tourguide Academy in Germany

  • 1st Asian to Certify in BMW Motorrad International Tour Guide Academy
  • 1st Asian Tour Company to be come the Official Partner of BMW Motorrad

Trip of a lifetime “BKK – GERMANY”

  • Completed with local production BMW Motorrad F800GS
  • 1 Rider / 2 Continents / 12 Countries / 3 Months / 21,000 kilometre
  • Countries: Thailand/Lao/China/Mongolia/Russia/Estonia/Latvia/Lithuania/ Poland/Czech Republic/Germany/France

2016 First BMW Motorrad Group to Thailand 14 Days Program

  • T3 World Tour Stage 6 Thailand/Laos/Vietnam/China 28 Days
  • T3 World Tour Stage 7 China/Vietnam/Lao/Thailand 17 Days
  • Myanmar 14 Days route survey

 

2017 First BMW Motorrad Group to;

  • N & S Vietnam 24 Days Program
  • Cambodia

 

2018 First BMW Motorrad Group SEA360 7 Weeks

  • Thailand/Laos/Vietnam/Cambodia
  • First BMW Motorrad Group China 6 provinces 60 Days
  • Yunnan/Sichuan/Qinghai/Gansu/Xinjiang/Tibet

 

2019 First BMW Motorrad Group (FR) Long Way Home 80 Days

  • Thailand/Laos/China/Kyrgyzstan/Tajikistan/Uzbekistan/Turkmenistan/Iran/Turkey/Bulgaria/Serbia/Croatia/Italy/France
  • BMW Motorrad Group (FR) GS YETI China 37 Days
  • Yunnan/Sichuan/Qinghai/Gansu/Tibet
  • BMW Motorrad Group (FR) GS BUDDHA 7 Weeks

Riding Experiences 2004- 2009

2004  Lao

  • 1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to Northern Lao (Luang Prabang)
  • 1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to Southern Lao (Pakse)

2005  China

1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to China 25 Days (Shangri-La)

2007  China / Vietnam

  • 1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to Vietnam (Central Vietnam)
  • BMW Motorrad MCT Group to China 25 Days (Yunnan)
  • 1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to Vietnam (Northern Vietnam)

2008  China / Vietnam

  • BMW Motorrad MCT Group to China Yunnan/Northern Vietnam 25 Days
  • 1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to cross from China to Vietnam
  • 1st BMW Motorrad MCT Group to Southern Vietnam

2009  China

  • BMW Motorrad MCT Group to China 25 Days (Shangri-La)

Getting through a Chinese border crossing with everything stamped and approved always makes you smile!

Prasit Ahiphunya - BMW tour guide