2 Days Cycling Tour Chiang Rai to Golden Triangle and Chiang Khong

Tour code : CRBT– 2DCK

Itinerary

Day 1 Chiang Rai -Chiang Saen and Golden Triangle(60 – 67 km)(L)
A covered pick up truck will transfer you to a place where we start our cycling outside the city.  After a short safety briefing and personalized bicycle fitting, we will start cycling by weaving our way through small side streets of Chiang Rai. The bicycle ride is pleasant with much greenery due to the proximity of Maekok river. While you are cycling through this beautiful countryside you will discover the real rural Thailand and see the local lifestyle on the outskirts of Chiang Rai. Along the way we will visit the Chinese Buddhist Temple, where you can see the largest “Happy Buddha” in Thailand. After visit the temple we will cycle past various fruit orchards, rice fields and rubber plantations. We will have lunch at a local restaurant on the way to Chiang Saen the ancient city. The overnight stop is at a resort with a swimming pool that is located inside the ancient city.
In the afternoon we will go by car to the Golden Triangle area and spend time visiting the many sights. It is the location where the three countries of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar come together along the Mekong River. 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. We will take boat around the Mekong River to see beautiful view around Golden Triangle area. We can stop for dinner on the way back to the hotel.  ** If there is not enough time we will do this activityin the next day**

Day 2 Chiang Saen–Chiang Khong(Laos border) (50-70 km) (B,L)
After breakfast we will cycle along the Mekong River and experience how farmers growing tobacco, corn, cabbage, garlic and so on. The countryside will consist of rolling hills, some steep hills. The last 13 kilometers are more challenging with some steep but short ascents. The longest hill is 1.2 km long, about 14% up. The road joins the main road just before the entry to Chiang Khong. After relaxing for a while at Chiang Khong we will drive back to Chiangrai.

Those interested can cross over to Laos, and if prearranged, you can leave the tour here and take the boat up to Luang Prabang. (If you interested in this option please let us know ahead of time so we can assist you with travel arrangements.)

FACTS
Duration : 2 days, 1 night
Distance : Total cycling distance is about 110 – 137 km
Fitness Level: Suitable for participants in good fitness condition. Cycling experience is recommended to fully enjoy the tour.
Group size : 2-12 people

Included
– English speaking cycling guide
– Hydraulic disc brakes mountain bike 
– Helmet (mandatory) 
– Accommodations for 1 nights (Twin share)
– 3 Meals; 1 breakfasts and 2 lunches (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch)
– All activities and admission fee for entrance as mentioned in this program
– Local accident insurance
– Snacks and drinking water during riding
– Support car
– Free pick up and drop off for the hotel in Chiang Rai city

Excluded
– Personal drink and alcohol
– Dinner
– Tip

Things to be prepare
Small backpack , Sunglasses, sun block, insect repellent, flip-flops,
a small camera, Shoes and Shorts for cycling and personal medicines.

Departure date : Upon request

Price : THB7,100/person
Single Room Supplement: THB 750 (Please add when book alone)

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