Mae Hong Son Hills

Price from
US$ 1,700
Duration
9 Days / 8 Nights
Distance
678 km
Tour Code
THA-TSH
Next departure
14-Jan-2021
Number of Cycling Days7
Average Distance Per Day: 97
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150 Km
Average Climbing Per Day: 2017
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2,250 m
Total Cycling Distance678 kilometres
AccommodationIncluded
Bike HireStandard Road Bike: US$ 220, Carbon Road Bike: US$ 350
Single SupplementUS$ 360

About this Cycle Tour

With breathtaking scenery, challenging riding, and plenty of off-bike experiences to enjoy as well, the stage is set for a uniquely rewarding holiday – one you and your legs will remember for a long time to come! Join us for a ride around the Mae Hong Son Loop.

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Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Chiang Mai with airport pickup.

Day 2

We circumvent Doi Suthep through peaceful and gentle climb to Samoeng district. The climbs continue in the afternoon as we ride up to 1,140 m before roll downhill to Mae Rim.

Day 3

We will be facing tough and long ascents as we leave Mae Rim for the Pai. Our resort is located near the Night Market, ideal for an evening stroll and a fantastic opportunity to sample exotic fruits and local foods.

Day 4

Our first climb begins, 10 km in. We enjoy a scenic break at a 1,443 m elevation before descending through mountain villages on our way to Mae Hong Son.

Day 5

Today is an easier day in terms of kilometres ridden but there are still some hills to get over. We are now in hill tribe country, so close to the border with Burma you will no doubt notice a Burmese influence.

Day 6

We descend more than we ascend, but there is still enough climbing to test those legs.

Day 7

Our toughest day awaits. A brutal start with a 20-km climb of 860 m up to the top of the pass at 1,210 m (4,030 ft.), crossing through beautiful mountains and the jungle landscapes.

Day 8

We climb to the very top of Thailand! From Mae Cham, the ascent starts immediately, and for the first 15 km, we climb 870 m. The final 10 km will be the true test though, taking us to the "Summit of Thailand" or Doi Inthanon, at 2,565 m.

Day 9

Enjoy a free morning taking in Chiang Mai or extend your stay in Thailand.

Elevation Profiles

Day 2 - Chiang Mai - Samoeng - Mae Rim Ride 76km. +1,959m.
Day 2 - Chiang Mai - Samoeng - Mae Rim Ride 76km. +1,959m.

Reviews

Excellent Tour Guides who can actually ride and understand a riders' perspective.

Ganesh SivarajFebruary 2020

Aum and Game are an amazing pair of guides on our tour! We had an enjoyable experience biking with them. They shared valuable tips with us and we will definitely be returning!

Anandakumar VellasamyFebruary 2020

Very tough but rewarding trip. Very well looked after.

Jonathan EddisonFebruary 2019

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