8 Days

November 02 – November 09 2020. 8 Days one-way to Chiang Mai: After your arrival in Bangkok you will fly to the northern Thai town of Chiang Rai. From there, transfer to Chiang Khong where your bike will be waiting for you. After a night’s rest in a 5 star hotel we will commence our travels around northern Thailand, culminating in our arrival in the city of Chiang Mai.

– Dates November 02 – November 09 2020
– Duration 8 Days / 1,101 Kms
– Type Adventure
– Roads Tarmac Roads/Mountain Roads
– Route Northern Thailand
– Starting City / Day Chiang Khong (TH) / Monday
– Ending City / Day Chiang Mai (TH) / Monday


DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Bangkok International Airport
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.
Flights Transfers
Overland Permission Services Rental Vehicles
Vehicle Insurance (3rd Party) Accommodation & Meals
BMW Certified Tour Guide Fully equipped BMW Motorcycle
Luggage Vehicle Tickets & Entry Fees
Passport or Visas Fees for Thailand/Laos/China
Fuel for your vehicle
Hotels 1st evening in Bangkok for early arrival or last evening in Bangkok for late departure
Snacks, alcohols beverages, refreshments, mini bars and room services
Fines, gratuities, laundry services, SIM card, phone call, fax and internet access fees
Personal medical and travel insurance


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

The route takes us across northern Thailand and south to Sukhothai. The roads traverse stunning mountain landscapes, remote villages and towns and mountain highways.

First class accommodation is available at strategic locations, along with superb local food. Your motorcycle tour guide Prasit Aphiphunya is an experienced traveler in this region, and has traversed this route and its international border crossings scores of times.

Prasit Aphiphunya - motorcycle tour guide

Prasit also speaks fluent English and takes pride in his communication skills and customer service… and in providing unmatched value and service in tours throughout Asia.

8 Day Motorcycle Tour Itinerary:


Day 1:

Bangkok – Chiang Rai. Arrival day clients arrive in BKK transfer domestic flight to Chiang Rai shuttle bus to Chiang Khong check in and welcome dinner.

Day 2:

Chiang Khong – Doi Tung – 131 kms. Early depart to Doi Tung. We ride along the Mekong River to Chiang Saen, visit Golden Triangle, The Hall of Opium Museum and Mae Sai Boundary Post before heading up the mountain along the border bell between Thailand /Myanmar to Doi Tung. (Google Map)

Day 3:

Doi Tung – Pai – 325 kms. Today we depart to Pai a small hippie town. Along the way we will ride through one of the most spectacular mountain road in Thailand. Passing small Chinese village in Doi Mae Halong and down to Chiang Dao before arriving in Pai. (Google Map)

Day 4:

Pai – 39 kms. Rest Day / City tour around hippie town to the water falls/temple/Chinese village/WWII bridge/hot spring/elephant ride or relax poolside. (Google Map)

Day 5:

Pai – Mae Hong Son – 185 kms. Today we are heading to Mae Hong Son “The City of three mists” Road today is as spectacular as the day before with a few interesting places to visit such Coffins cave, Fish Cave, Chinese Village, Waterfalls before arriving into Mae Hong Son.. (Google Map)

Day 6:

Mae Hong Son – Mae Sariang – 165 kms. A short day of riding. After breakfast we will take a local transportations to visit the Karen Long neck village after the visit we prepare to checkout. We are departing to Mae Sariang a small quiet town.. (Google Map)

Day 7:

Mae Sariang  – Chiang Mai – 268 kms. Our last riding day. After breakfast we depart to Chiang Mai the biggest city the northern region of Thailand. Along the way we will make a detour to Doi Inthanon National Park. . (Google Map)

Day 8:

Chiang Mai – Bangkok. Departure Day. Departure day clients are free until your flight time. Shuttle bus will take you to Chiang Mai International Airport.

The tour has a several costing variables, these include;

  • Choice of motorcycles: in ascending order of cost – Honda CRF250L or CBX500, F700GS, F800GS or F1200GS.
  • Bringing your own Motorcycle? If you have a bike in Asia, or want to ship yours in, we can make that work for you.
  • Pillion Passenger: riding with a companion is no problem.
  • Accommodation: base rate is based on sharing a room, but single occupancy is available at 230€.

The base rate for one person, riding one of our Honda CRF250L’s, sharing a twin room, and with no pillion rider is: 1,460€

TH08D 8 Days - Chiang Rai <>Chiang Mai

Base Price:1,280€1,280€1,280€1,280€1,280€1,280€
Bike Cost180€300€660€720€900€

Approximate Route:


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