Map of your Motorcycle road trip :
Arrive in Chiang Mai
Welcome to Chiang Mai! Our team will meet you at the airport and escort you over to the hotel. This is a great day to explore Chiang Mai, the second largest city in Thailand. It’s incredible city with over three hundred temples or a great place to experience modern Thailand at its finest. Either way, you’re sure to have a blast !
Chiang Mai - Chiang Khong
Hopefully you got a little rest yesterday ! It’s time to start our Thailand motorcycle tours with a nice long drive along the beautiful and nicely paved roads of the hilly northern countryside. We’ll take a break for lunch at Chang Rai and visit the famed Wat Rong Khun, or the White Temple as many visitors call it. In the evening we’ll arrive in Chiang Khong near the Mekong to stop for the day.
Chiang Khong - Luang Namtha
We’ll start early and head for the border to reach Laos by the lake in the morning. You’ll enjoy a beautiful ride through the hills as we begin the Laos motorbike tours stage of our trip. We will cross into the country and experience the charming villages with their traditional wooden houses built on stilts. Then we will end the day in Luang Namtha, the provincial capital.
Luang Namtha - Nong Khiaw
Get ready to test your riding skills on the curvy roads that lead to Nong Khiaw on these motorbike tours Laos. We will cross the Chinese-influenced Oudomxay and experience the unique culture of this area. By late afternoon we will be gifted with the incredible sight of the Nam Ou River which wonders through two towering cliffs.
Nong Khiaw - Luang Prabang
It’s time to head to the Lao capital. Today’s drive is going to be relatively easy as we climb Pak Mong for roughly 30 km before taking an easy asphalt road to land in Luang Prabang by the afternoon where you’ll have time to enjoy the city’s rich culture and history.
With so much to see in Luang Prabang, we are going to spend the whole day checking out the famed UNESCO World Heritage Site on our Laos motorbike tours. Luang Prabang has a rich history and features the royal palace, numerous colonial buildings from French Indo-China and so much more. You can even choose to take your motorcycle for a loop around the city or give your bikes a rest and check it out on foot.
Luang Prabang - Sayaboury
It’s time to continue our motorbike tours Laos. We are going to head deeper into the southwest as we cross into a land of terraced rice field and rubber plantations. Then we are going to jump onto some trails and head to the Elephant Conservation Center. Here we will meet with veterinarians, researchers, and, of course, elephants! We’ll enjoy a dinner around a campfire with the team before we spend the night nearby.
Sayaboury - Pakbeng
We will depart at 10:30 and head into some true wilderness. We take a tiny road that winds through the hills. Then, after lunch at Hongsa we will get back on the bigger roads so we can reach our charming hotel on the banks of the Mekong.
Pakbeng - Chiang Khong
Get ready to start early because today is our most adventurous day of our laos motorcycle tours. We will cross the mountains of northern Laos riding on dirt trails that cross through local tribal villages. Then we will reach the Thai border by the afternoon ending the motorbike tours Laosportion of adventure and finish the day in Chiang Khong to enjoy a nice evening in the charming town.
Chiang Khong - Chiang Kham
We will follow the roads south along the Laotian border and the banks of the Mekong gradually ascending in altitude as the final stage of our Thailand motorcycle tours begins. The road we ride is actually a ride and forms a natural border between Thailand and Laos giving you a simply incomparable view of the country we just explored !
Chiang Kham - Chiang Mai
We’ll head back into Chiang Mai where depending on your flight schedule, you’ll have a few more hours to enjoy the city or just head to the airport. Either way, we got you covered. We hope you enjoy your Thailand and Laos motorbike tours.
Depending on our flight schedule, we still have time to enjoy a few hours of the seductive Chiang Mai. Transfer to the international airport.