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Golden Triangle Bicycle tour




Untouched Golden Triangle cycling tour

Tour code : CRBT-UTGT

Itinerary

After a short safety briefing and personalized bicycle fitting, we will start cycling around Chiangsaen the ancient city. Where you will see many ancient sites around the city including Wat Phra That Chedi Luang, Wat Pa Sak , and many ruin. After that we will leave the ancient city by back road to Golden Triangle area where the three countries of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar come together. On the way you will experience real local lifestyle and countryside that the other tourist has never seen. We will visit House of Opium (Opium museum) and learn about the history of opium trade that led to the area being called the Golden Triangle. After that we will continue cycling through some small gently rolling hills of the countryside and pass many of rice fiends, cassava and pineapple plantations. We will have a nice lunch at the local restaurant on the way. We will stop and visit The Biggest woven bamboo Buddha image in the world. After that we will continue cycle along the countryside where you can see a beautiful mountain rage that separates Thailand and Myanmar. Cycling tour will be finished at Maesai; the Northern most point in Thailand. After that we will spend time looking at all of the goods imported from Myanmar and China (including jade and other gemstones). Those interested in purchasing goods will enjoy the opportunity to bargain with the local merchants. After that we will walk up Naga staircase to the Scorpion Mountain and see a beautiful view of Thai and Myanmar border town. After enjoy looking around border town already our car will transfer you back to your hotel.

Remark : 1.For the person who stay overnight in Chiang Saen or Golden Triangle area. Pick up time : Between 09.00 - 09.15 hrs.
                2.For the person who stay overnight in Chiangrai city. Pick up time is 08.00 a.m. by a covered pick up truck. It takes about 1 hour to get to Chiangsaen (the starting point)

FACTS
Duration : 1 day
Distance : Total cycling distance is about 42 - 50 km
Group size : 2-8 people

Includes
- English speaking cycling guide
- Mountain bike with 24 gears and front suspension and helmet
- Local accident insurance
- Lunch, snacks and bottled water

- Transfer by a covered pick up truck

Excludes
- Personal drink and alcohol
- Fee to cross the border into Myanmar

Things to be prepare
Small backpack , Sunglasses, sun block, a small camera.

Price
Join group  : THB 3,500/person (Minimum 2 people)

Private       : Upon request