This comprehensive motorbike tour will give you all the thrill and pleasure you wish to experience as a motorbike enthusiast. You ride the big bike on good paved mountain roads to the north before heading east. The roads are in perfect riding condition and wind through spectacular landscapes. Follow the mighty Mekong River before you traverse the idyllic countryside of Isaan. Visit great national parks and encounter outstanding cultural and historical attractions. Get as well knowledge of the simple lifestyle of the rural population.
The total distance of the bike tour is approximately 2,300 km. The distance for each day is between 140 till 330 km.
At midday pick up at the meeting point in Bangkok. Transfer by van to the picturesque area of Khao Yai with check in at the resort. The remaining afternoon is at your leisure. Enjoy the fresh clean air and nice view over the nearby mountain ranges of Khao Yai National Park. After dinner at the resort the tour leader will present the tour schedule.
After breakfast at the resort the tour leader will introduce the basic driving rules. Get yourself familiar with the big bike during the following practice session. Then it’s time to hit the road direction north. Cruise on provincial roads along rice fields and through small farm villages to Phetchabun province. Lunch at a local restaurant. The last part takes you on a mountain road to Khao Kho. After check in dinner at the resort.
Wake up and admire the magnificent view from Khao Kho over the countryside. After breakfast cruise on winding but open mountain roads northwest to the province of Uttaradit. Lunch at a local restaurant. Drive along Klong Tron National Park before reaching the shores of the huge Sirikit Dam. The lake is placed in the Lam Nam Nan National Park. Continue to the provincial capital Uttaradit and check in at the hotel. Dinner at an authentic local style restaurant on the bank of the River Nan.
After breakfast in the hotel another great riding day awaits you. First cross the mountain range separating the provinces of Uttaradit and Phrae. North of the provincial capital Phrae the road leads towards Song. The scenic area is far off the beaten track and only known to a few travellers. There are long stretches of scenic roads with plenty of curves, crossing gentle hills towards Chiang Muan. Lunch at a local restaurant. Continue the ride on remote mountain roads towards the provincial capital Nan. This isolated region was for centuries an autonomous kingdom. Check in at the resort and dinner.
This day is after the breakfast in the Hotel at your leisure. Opportunity to explore during a short group ride the northern countryside of Nan. Or visit with your tour guide the fascinating cultural highlights. Alternatively just relax and enjoy a spa/massage treatment at the resort.
After a healthy breakfast in the resort you cruise on a highway south towards Phrae, then on to Uttaradit. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afterwards the winding provincial roads lead northeast. Due to its beauty this area is known as the Switzerland in Thailand. Stops at view points to relax and admire the astonishing countryside. In the later afternoon you reach the Phu Ruea mountain range in Loei province. After check in at the resort time to relax, followed by dinner.
After breakfast in the resort experience another incredible day. Enjoy the fresh air while cruising on fantastic mountain roads towards north. They lead to the small provincial capital of Loei. In former times corrupt government official have been ordered to serve in this remote place. Lunch at a local restaurant. And then, just when you thought it can’t get any better, you reach the Mekong River at the quaint town of Chiang Khan. After check in at the resort time to explore the small center. Dinner at the resort.
After breakfast at the resort you ride along the mighty Mekong River eastwards .This is one of the most scenic roads and the view is amazing. It leads to the border town of Nong Khai, the main crossing point to Laos. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afterwards cruise through the hillside of Sangkhom District. Then head again to the Mekong River and enjoy another scenic ride back to Nong Khai. Check in at the hotel and dinner.
After breakfast at the hotel ride south direction Udon Thani. The region is called Isaan and is Thailand’s rice bowl. The landscape is dominated by huge rice fields. Stops to watch the locals by their farm work. From the provincial capital Udon Thani a small road leads through the idyllic province of Nong Bua Lam Phu. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afterwards cruise towards Khon Kaen, the main university town of Isaan. Check in at the hotel and explore the provincial capital. Dinner at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel the ride takes you further south along rice paddies and through small farmer communities. Then take a mountain road to Khuean Bon Dam. Enjoy the terrific view over the surrounding countryside. Lunch at a local restaurant. The following roads offer once more fantastic riding conditions and lead southwest to the provincial capital of Chaiyaphum. After check in at the hotel time to relax. Dinner at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel the last part of the journey awaits you. It is another enjoyable ride through the southern part of Isaan. Observe during stops the daily work of the rural farmer population. Lunch at a local restaurant. You arrive in the afternoon at the resort in Khao Yai. Relax and enjoy once more the beautiful scenery with the nearby mountain ranges. Dinner at the resort.
After breakfast at the resort the morning is at your leisure. Relax at the pool or go for a stroll. At midday transfer by van back to Bangkok to your hotel.
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|Khao Yai||Balios Resort Khaoyai||Standard Room||2|
|Khao Koh||Tam Rak Resort||Standard Room||1|
|Uttaradit||Seeharaj Hotel||Deluxe Room||1|
|Nan||Nan Boutique Hotel||Standard Room||2|
|Dan Sai||Phu Na Come Resort||Deluxe Room||1|
|Chiang Khan||Chiangkhan River Mountain Resort||Deluxe Room||1|
|Nong Khai||Panlaan Boutique Resort||Premier Villa||1|
|Khon Kaen||Pullman Khon Kaen Raja Orchid||Standard Room||1|
|Chaiyaphum||Siam River Resort||Bungalow||1|
English speaking guide
Rates include all entrance fees as per program
Full board (lunch and dinner during rest days not included)
For bike tours with start/end point in central Thailand transfer by van from/to Bangkok
Safety and group riding introduction before the tour starts
Hotel accommodation in single occupancy (double for couples according to booking) arrival and departure days inclusive
Fuel during the whole tour
Experienced licensed tour guide and driver/mechanic are following in the support van
The motorcycle group is led by an experienced Road Captain on a motorcycle
Support van that accompanies the group and carries luggage, spare motorcycle and drinks
Support van can also carry small amount of guests
Third Party liability insurance and Full First Class Comprehensive motorcycle insurance
Digital photo album with your best pictures of the tour
Minimum requirement are 4 riders plus pillions
Thai or International driving license is mandatory