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.
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.
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).