1 Day Self-Guided "To the Top of Thailand - Doi Inthanon"

This short tour introduces you to some of the many attractions near Chiang Mai while providing an enjoyable riding experience on some scenic twisty roads. You can stop at the impressive waterfalls of Vachiratarn and continue to the top of Doi Inthanon, which at 2,565 meters is the highest mountain in Thailand. Along the way you may also see the impressive Twin Pagodas temple.

The route in Google Maps

AT A GLANCE

START / FINISH: Bike Tour Asia Service Center / Chiang Mai
NEAREST AIRPORT: Chiang Mai International Airport
DURATION: 1 day riding
ROUTE: Total distance: approximately 200 km's (125 miles)
HIGHLIGHTS: Vachiratarn Waterfall, Doi Inthanon, Twin Pagodas temple, Hmong Tribal Market, beautiful bended roads

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DAY DESCRIPTION

Chiang Mai - Doi Inthanon - Chiang Mai (200 km/125 miles)

We meet at our service center 7.30 AM. Here you will receive a briefing about the tour and your motorcycle. After you are familiar with your motorcycle you leave Chiang Mai behind and ride towards the south for an hour on the Highway before you turn right in direction of the Doi Inthanon National Park.

Doi-inthanon-loop

You should not miss the Vachiratarn Waterfall, which can be accessed from the road. It is one of Northern Thailand’s most impressive waterfalls, at approximately 80 meters high. Then you climb through beautiful pine forests for more than 2,000 meters on windy roads to the peak of Doi Inthanon, which at 2,565 meters above sea level is the highest point in Thailand.

You can visit the impressive Twin Pagodas built by the Thai Air Force in honor of their Majesties King and Queen in commemoration of their 60th birthdays. If you like you can stop on the way down at a Hmong Tribal Market where the villagers trade various kinds of vegetation, fruits and flowers grown on their own farm. Return to Chiang Mai in the afternoon using the smaller canal road through lush farm land. (Distance: 200 km / 125 miles)

Remark: All of the indicated times and distances are approximately.

TOUR PRICES

Vehicle Single Rider Rider and pillion  
BMW      
F700 GS 290,- 350-  
F800 GS 300,- 360-  
R1200 GS 340,- 400,-  

(all prices are in USD)

Remarks
  • A deposit of 50% of the total price is payable upon booking. Rest payment is due latest 60 days before departure
  • Prices include 7% VAT
  • The tour starts and ends at Bike Tour Asia Service Center ( Service Center Gmaps)

Due to the lengths of your International flight and the time difference you may have to leave your country a day earlier, subsequently you will arrive one day later back home. Please book your flights accordingly!

Route itinerary and destination may be subject to change in case of force majeure, weather conditions, road conditions and any other significant circumstances.

We are pleased to assist you with the booking of additional nights in Chiang Mai or any other services in connection with the tour! Please let us know.

WHAT IS INCLUDED / NOT INCLUDED

Included in the tour price

  • Transfers Hotel – Service Center – Hotel
  • Late model of a BMW GS Motorcycle as per your choice including daily 300 km (additional km 0,5 USD)
  • Third Party liability insurance and a motorcycle damage coverage (details see under “Insurance”)
  • GPS with the day to day programmed route
  • Panniers and top box upon request
  • Introductory itinerary briefing
  • Comprehensive tour script with safety tips, day-by-day itinerary, tips of activities and highlights en route, a hotel list and important contacts
  • Bike Tour Asia highway map of Thailand
  • Bike Tour Asia T-shirt
  • Emergency assistance

Not included

  • Entrance fees to National Parks and Historical Sites
  • Fuel
  • Meals
  • All services not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature

INSURANCE

A security deposit according to the below list is payable upon motorcycle hand over through credit card (Mastercard/Visa) or in cash. The full amount will be reimbursed after the tour (if no damage occurred)

All in USD Security deposit  
F700 GS 1,500  
F800 GS 1,700  
R1200 GS 2,500  

Included for riding in Thailand is a Third Party liability insurance and a motorcycle damage coverage with a deductible up to the security deposit amount (according the motorcycle type)

Personal and Third Party liability coverage according to below(all in USD)

Loss of Life, Sight, Dismemberment, Total Permanent Disability 30,000
Accidental Medical Expenses 15,000
Personal Liability 3,000
Public Liability 300,000

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CHOOSE YOUR DATE

Choose your desired tour date – all year round. The tours are guaranteed (subject to motorcycle availability).

For bookings or requests please send us an e-mail: info@biketourasia.com

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