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Cycling Tours in the Mae Ngat valley - Day trip

CYCLING TOUR IN THE MAE NGAT VALLEY

This trip is a FULL DAY TRIP starting from and ending in Chiang Mai town. Join tour departure available every day, all year long.

HIGHLIGHTS

Ride both on-road and off-road through the scenic Mae Ngat valley, located 50 km North of Chiang Mai town. Easy rural trails, quiet lanes through amazing countryside. Unique place in North Thailand where you can find rice paddies all year long due to he irrigation system. Learn from your experienced guide about the agriculture in the North though this pleasant bicycle ride.

TRIP ITINERARY

08:30 – 09:00 Pick-up from your Chiang Mai hotel and transfer to Mae Tang district (vehicle transfer approximately 1 hour) to reach our activity base for the day in the heart of the valley. Upon arrival, your guide will assist you to fit the bikes to ensure you are comfortable throughout the day. The adventure for the day begins with a ride through picturesque countryside where farmers go about their morning routine. Your guide will make stops at various points of interest and give you further insight into local life. Stop at a local restaurant for a delicious Thai lunch and some relaxation under the coconut trees.

13:00 After lunch we enjoy some more off-roading along a short single trail through the forest followed by flat, paved country roads winding through the valley. Our support vehicle is always close by should anyone need a rest or refreshments. Make a stop at the Mae Ngat dam for a break and enjoy the view of this scenic man made lake part of the Sri Lanna National park.

16:00 We end our ride at the famous Wat Ban Den temple where you can admire the intricate details of this stunning place of worship.

16.30 After a day of exploring the Mae Ngat valley on two wheels, we then transfer you back to your Chiang Mai accommodation (arrival time approximately 17.30).

Food: Included
Transfer: Included
Country: Thailand
Best Deal:
Yes
Airport: CNX
Registered Member of Tourism board of: Tourist Authority of Thailand
Testimonials (Website,TripAdvisor, etc.): Yes
Link to reviews: https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attraction_Review-g293917-d2010315-Reviews-Active_Thailand_Day_Trips-Chiang_Mai.html
Guide Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Experience Level: Moderate
Tour operator name: ActiveThailand
Min group size: 2
Max group size: 16
Duration: 8
Provided Accommodation: None
Included in service: Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel in Chiang Mai town. Transportation by air-cond. vehicle Experienced English speaking guide and licensed driver/mechanic One delicious Thai food lunch Activities as mentioned with all adequate equipment (bicycles, kayaks) Water and snacks for energy during the activities
Not included in Service: Beverages (apart from water which is provided) Tips or gratuities (optional) Personal expenses Meals not mentioned in itinerary
Equipment to bring: Participants should wear cycling attire or wear sport clothing. Bring good strong shoes as runners. We provide cycling helmets.
Recommended Season:
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Guaranteed departure dates: All year long rain or shine
Remarks: This is an easy cycling trip with use of sturdy Mountain-Bikes. Distance covered is approximately 30 to 40 km.
Terms and Conditions: No cancellation fees up to 24 hours prior tour departure. After 24 hours, we retain the full amount paid. No show (on the tour departure day) is NO refunds.
Listing created Aug 14, 2016

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