10 Days
Sept 2020

Take on the winding roads and breathtaking terrain of border country.

Start dates available: Sep 27th 2020, Nov 29th 2020, and Dec 27th 2020. This tour is 10 Days one-way to Chiang Rai. After your arrival in Bangkok you will fly to the central Thai town of Sukhothai 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 Rai.

– Dates September 27 – October 06, 2020
November 29 – December 08, 2020
December 27 – January 05, 2021
– Duration 10 Days / 1,416 Kms
– Type Adventure
– Roads Tarmac Roads/Mountain Roads
– Route Northern Thailand
– Starting City / Day Sukhothai (TH) / Sunday
– Ending City / Day Chiang Rai (TH) / Tuesday


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 – Sukhothai. Arrival day clients arrive in BKK flight connecting flight to Sukhothai check in and welcome dinner..

Day 2:

Sukhothai – Mae Sot  – 131 kms. A visit to the Sukhothai Historical Park before departing to Mae Sot. Along the way visit hill tribes market, Mae Sot boundary post TH/MY.. (Google Map)

Day 3:

Mae Sot – Mae Sariang – 232 kms. A early start from Mae Sot to Mae Sariang on R105 to Mae Ramat District stop at Mae La Temporary Shelter Area, Mae Usu Cave. (Google Map)

Day 4:

Mae Sariang – Mae Hong Son – 164 kms. Continue on R105 to Mae Hong Son the world famous 1864 curves along the way we visit hot spring, Karen Long Neck village.  (Google Map)

Day 5:

Mae Hong Son – Pai – 177 kms. Departing from “The City of three mists” to a small hippies town Pai. Along the way visit Waterfalls, Royal Palace, Chinese village, Coffins Cave.. (Google Map)

Day 6:

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 7:

Pai – Pong Thai – 170 kms. A beautiful ride to Pong Khai on a reasonly finished roads to Wat Chan and Sameong before arriving into Pong Khai. Pong Khai is a small remote village road is beautiful mountain road, spectacualar view. (Google Map)

Day 8:

Pong Thai – Doi Tung – 298 kms. Today we depart to Doi Tung along the way we visit The First Royal Factory Museum, Doi Mae Salong tea plantations.. (Google Map)

Day 9:

Doi Tung – Chiang Khong – 123 kms. From Doi Tung ride along the border bell to Mae Sai boundary post and continue to visit the Hall of Opium and Golden Triangle then continue along the Mekong river to Chiang Khong. (Google Map)

Day 10:

Chiang Khong – Bangkok. Departure day clients are free until your flight time. Shuttle bus will take you to Chiang Rai 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 400€.

The base rate for one person, riding one of our Honda CRF250L’s, sharing a twin room, and with no pillion rider is: 2,330€

TH10D 10 Days Chiang Rai <> Sukhothai

Base Price:1,990€1,990€1,990€1,990€1,990€1,990€
Bike Cost240€400€860€960€1,200€

Approximate Route: click image to view full size


We welcome your enquiry about our Thailand Hop On / Hop Off Tours