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3-Day Nan Loop Motorcycle Tour from Chiang Mai

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    What to Expect
    Ride the famous highway No. 1148, ranked as one of the top 10 best riding roads all over the world. This amazing motorcycle road takes us through fabulous mountain scenery to Nan. Ride along the unique panorama of the border between Laos and Thailand. Cross the Sirikit dam reservoir on a wooden ferry and visit the World´s first Elephant hospital in Lamphang. A Real Motorcycle Tour for Real Riders!

    Early morning meet and greet at your accommodation in Chiang Mai. We will provide the tour briefing, and then your riding gear and bike. We will inform you briefly of local history, geography and acknowledge any personal requirements. Lastly we have a general Q&A opportunity for any concerns you might have related to the tour.

    Day 1. Chiang Mai – Nan (232miles or 373 kms.)

    Familiarize yourself with the bike while heading north of Chiang Mai. You will ride on the windy mountain road to Than Tong waterfall and Mae Kachan hot spring. Continue on true bikers paradise roads until you reach Phayao. Overview from top of the hill Phayao lake (Kwan Phayao) one of the largest lakes in Northern Thailand. Lunch is served at a local restaurant. Ride the exhilarating, mountainous highway No. 1148 to Nan, ranked in the Top 10 as one of the most fun biking roads to be found anywhere in the world. 120 kms. of up and down curves through the impressive mountains providing you with pure riding pleasure. Visit Wat Phra That Khao Noi (Nan hilltop scenic temple) before relaxing in your lovely accommodation and jump in the swimming pool.

    Day 2. Nan – Phrae (175miles or 281 kms.)

    After breakfast, we leave Nan riding through winding mountainous roads. We then take the motorbikes on a wooden ferry across the Sirikit Dam reservoir. Sirikit Dam is the largest earth dam in Thailand. It´s used for irrigation, fisheries, flood control and as well as hydro-electric power generation. Lunch is served at Sirikit Dam. Then we continue on the highway passing through rice fields until we reach charming Phrae. It is a small city near Lampang and a few kilometers away from Denchai. Very few tourists come here to visit the area, but Phrae city and its surroundings worth to come. If you want to see authentic Thailand, the one not many tourists see, you definitely have to come here. Later you enjoy the beautiful accommodation with swimming pool.

    Day 3. Phrae – Chiang Mai (130miles or 208 kms.)

    After breakfast, we leave Phrae cruising along rice fields to Den Chai. Then riding through winding mountainous roads to Lampang. Lunch is served at a local restaurant. Visit the Thai elephant conservation center and world´s first elephant hospital. Continue riding, passing through national parks and farming areas. Visit local market, stopping for refreshment, before heading back to Chiang Mai.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel in Chiang Mai
    Departure Time
    Our tour guide will inform you the exact departure time once he pick you up from the airport
    Duration
    3 days
    Return Details
    Your hotel in Chiang Mai or Chiang Mai Airport
    Inclusions
    • 2 overnights at carefully selected quality hotels and resorts with leisure facilities
    • 3 lunches, 2 dinners, breakfast every dayWater, soft drinks and coffee / tea in connection with the meals
    • Motorcycle rental with unlimited mileage
    • Third party liability insurance for motorcycles
    • Full First Class Comprehensive insurance for motorcycles with deductible of up to 25,000 THB in case of damage
    • Pick up service from Chiang Mai Airport
    • English speaking professional Road Captain with TAT license (Tourism Authority of Thailand) on a motorcycle leading the group
    • Support van for luggage transportation, drinks, and space for a few guests on entire tour upon prior request
    • Riding gears (Helmets, Jackets, Gloves, Knee Guards)
    • Famous Big Bike Tours “On zeee bikes!” T-Shirt
    • Accident cover insurance up to 100,000 THB, life insurance up to 1,000,000 THB and much, much more!
    Exclusions
    • All services not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature
    • Alcoholic beverages
    • Travel insurance (cover against cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident or illness). We highly recommend you arrange an appropriate insurance in your home country
    • Airfare
    • Visa fee
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Minimum age is 25 years
    • Evidence of motorbike driving license is required with a minimum 4 years riding experience
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • The itineraries may change as we make improvements to our tours. Our brochures are updated when tour itineraries change or the need arises. We reserves the right to amend the tour route due to road works, weather conditions, or our new research information on routes. No refunds will be given due to any route change.
    • We strongly recommends that all protective clothing be worn. We provides all motorcycle protective gear. If you require any special size clothing it would be preferable to bring the protective clothing with you. In Thailand motorcycle helmets are compulsory; boots, protective clothing, and gloves for riders and passengers are strongly advised
    • If you have any specific dietary requirements, please inform us when booking so we can make the appropriate arrangements for you. The support vehicle always carries cool bottled water and cool refresher towels. Snacks can be purchased during stops. We do not provide any alcohol on tour, and do not allow any alcohol consumption during the day while motorcycles are in use. Guests may consume alcohol in the evening when the motorcycles are not in use.
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    I booked a 3-Day Motorcycle Adventure Ride on-line with Big Bike Tours in late 2018 for May 4-6th (2019) as part of my Vacation to Thailand for 15 Days during May 2019. However, I wasn’t sure what to expect? Upon my initial arrival in Chiang Mai from the United States 2 days
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    Response from BigBikeTours, Owner at 3-Day Nan Loop Motorcycle Tour from Chiang Mai
    Responded 29 Aug 2019
    Thank you so much for this lovely comment. We were so glad to have you with us on this trip. We hope to see you again for our next adventures. See you !!!
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