Enjoy Lanna style Thai cuisine ✦ Explore the 700 year old ruins of Wiang Lo ✦ Cycle lush green teak forests ✦ Visit Wat Cahelom Phrakiat's floating stuphas ✦ Relax at a hot spring fed waterfall
Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai Bike Tour
Cycling Secret Roads Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai
Embark on an unforgettable cycling adventure through the cultural gems and picturesque landscapes of northern Thailand. This thrilling journey immerses you in the heart of local traditions, delectable cuisine, and ancient history. Pedal through serene rural countryside, passing vibrant farmlands and charming villages, where colorful temples and bustling markets await. Discover hidden treasures like the awe-inspiring Wat Chaloem Phrakiat with its floating stupas and the remarkable ruins of Wiang Lo, an ancient northern kingdom.
Indulge in the beauty of nature at Phu Sang National Park and Ta Mok Waterfall. Throughout the tour, savor authentic Thai dishes at riverside gems and local favorites. Immerse yourself in the culture, from visiting handicraft shops to exploring teak wood temples and fascinating museums. As you bid farewell, carrying cherished memories, know that this adventure has brought you closer to the vibrant soul of Thailand. Get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey that combines the thrill of cycling with the discovery of local culture, history, and flavors in one unforgettable experience.
15 Oct 2023
5 Nov 2023
17 Dec 2023
21 Jan 2024
18 Feb 2024
30 Jun 2024
13 Oct 2024
10 Nov 2024
15 Dec 2024
20 Jan 2025
17 Feb 2025
29 Jun 2025
$1959 per person
Oct to Feb is best for cycling.
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Thailand bicycle tour day by day details
Farewell, But Not Goodbye: Departure and New Adventures Await
Travel: Shuttle to airport
Pedalers provides Merida Speeders, a lightweight, flatbar, sport road bike. Bianchi Kuma mountain bikes are also available, but the roads are all nicely paved.
As a safe health measure, guests are asked to bring their own helmets and waterbottles for cycling. If necessary these can be purchased economically in Thailand.
Discover the best of northern Thai cuisine each night with our Guide Curated Menus. Your guide team has found the best dIshes to try at each of the restaurants we visit at dinner time.
Perhaps some delicately fried morning glory with a seafood sauce. Or try some nam prick, a roasted Thai chili dip eaten with fresh vegies or pork skins. Discover Lanna dishes such a pork curry or Sai Ua, a spicy northern Thai sausage.
The Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai tour meets at Chiang Mai International Airport in Chiang Mai, Thailand and ends at Chiang Rai International Airport in Chiang Rai. Guides will meet arriving flights, between 9:00 and 14:00
Guests should plan their flights to arrive in Chiang Mai before 14:00 (2 pm) on Day 1 of the tour and their departing flights from Chiang Rai after 10:00 (10 am) on Day 7.
Chiang Mai Airport code: CNX Chiang Rai Airport code: CEI Local Time: GMT+7
Travel Tip: Buying your domestic flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai and back from Chiang Rai separately from your international flight to Thailand is often a better value. But do leave sufficient time between flights (3 hours suggested).
Passports are required for all guests. Visas maybe required depending on your nationality, check with the nearest Embassy of Thailand.
Whatcha Gonna Get
- Expert local bilingual guides
- Entrance and activity fees
- Handpicked lodges, ensuite rooms, double occupancy
- Daily breakfast, lunch, snacks*
- Dinners featuring fine local cuisine*
- Unlimited drinking water**
- Support van for baggage and lifts
- Free use of bicycles
- Airport pick up & drop off
*as noted in itinerary
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Your Group, Your Date
You, your family and friends, your preferred date, our handcrafted tour routes, privately guided, the ultimate adventure getaway.
Classic Inns from $2050
Tour is available June to February. Oct to Feb is best.
Join a Scheduled Departure
Join a group of like minded travelers (8 guests max) on one of the dates below:
2023: 15 Oct ✦ 5 Nov ✦ 17 Dec
2024: 21 Jan ✦ 18 Feb ✦ 30 Jun ✦ 13 Oct ✦ 10 Nov ✦ 15 Dec
2025: 20 Jan ✦ 17 Feb ✦ 29 Jun
: $1959 per person, double occupancy
Single Room: +$450 Deposit: $300