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Mae Hong Son Loop
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Mae Hong Son, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A favourite route for bikers which is easy to understand as it is testing driving with lots of steep climbs and tight bends - I believe the locals counts nearly 2000 of them around the whole loop returning back to Chiang mai. Interesting mountain scenery...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did this journey last December and that was a good time to do it as it was quite cool. I took it easy and completed the drive in 4 days. I plan to do it again this year but will do it on motorbike...More

Thank spacemonkey2014
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Did the loop from Chiang Mai to Pai, Mai Hong Son... with 2 scooters 125 cc. A backpack tied on one scooter and our daughter on the twin seat on the other. Very nice trip and due to generaly good roads no problem. Must say...More

2  Thank rob30berg2015
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

I just finished the Mae Hong Son Loop and i can say that it was amazing! Got my scooter from Mango Bikes Rent. According to the reviews it would be good, and you don't need to leave your passport as a deposit. I started the...More

5  Thank Jammy1983
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

After reading many reviews and articles about this famous motorbike loop, we were a little worried about how easy attempting the Mae Hong Son Loop by bus would be. However, we found it to be extremely enjoyable and easy to navigate. The Prempracha Bus Company...More

4  Thank Naomi D
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is a great little restaurant where they make food for you while you wait. It's along the very scenic route 1095. I'm gald we were driving and not cycling as many people seem to do. A great little stopover place along the way and...More

Thank Dajoma
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Exhilarating is the word I would say in short. Group of my friends planned to cover this loop and we also extended it covering Chiang Rai-Golden Triangle-Chiang Mai. For the sake of adventure we decided to do it anti clock wise and I should say...More

Thank Shamsind
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We hired a 125cc scooter in Chiang Mai to go around the Mae Hong Son loop during one week (6 days, 5 nights). Best views of our life ! --> Hiring a 125cc scooter is a minimum (for 2 people on) to manage up &...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I loved every second of this trip. I started in Chiang Mai and made my way to Pa Pae (between CM and Pai). I stayed there for 4 days on a meditation retreat then I headed for Pai. Ended up staying in Pai for 10...More

1  Thank Hanzon88
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were in Chiang Mai after 20 days of Bangkok and Phuket - as soon as we landed we knew we needed to escape the city. We’d heard about Pai and thought it best to head there for the week. All I’d...More

1  Thank Amanda G
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17 May 2018|
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Response from Shamsind | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think you need not book in advance if you are not for sure about your plans. There are plenty of options available enroute so you can book as per your travel plans. Pai is the only busy town so if possible call the... More
Kyler D
13 November 2017|
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Response from haysinarabia | Reviewed this property |
TBB Tours, ex Tony Big Bikes do them from 1200 THB (25usd) a day for a real bike is cb500, ER6 etc other bikes shops C&P Bikes about the same Scooters are from 5$ a day.