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Half-Day Colors of Chiang Mai Biking Tour

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See Chiang Mai’s countryside on a bike tour that explores a Buddhist temple, a former lepers’ colony, a traditional craft studio, and more, all with gorgeous views of rice paddies and mountain ranges. Following quiet, laid-back roads, this bike tour is a great way to experience Chiang Mai beyond the bustling city center’s tourist destinations. The tour includes market snacks, drinks, and a light Thai lunch of curried noodles.
Highlights
  • Discover local culture, crafts, and religious traditions in Chiang Mai's countryside
  • Designed to follow quiet roads for easy bike riding
  • Get a glimpse of daily life in the country
  • No extra costs: bike, helmet, lunch, and snacks are included
What to Expect
Make your way to a centrally located meeting point in Chiang Mai, where you’ll be fitted with a bike and helmet. Set out along the Ping River, pedaling with views of mountains, fields, and farms. You’ll pass Wiang Kum Kam, once the capital of the Lanna kingdom, and pause to learn about Thai spirituality at a local Buddhist temple. Next, visit the McKean Rehabilitation Centre, a former lepers’ colony that’s now a refuge for people with physical disabilities. Pedal by an elementary school that serves children from the area’s hill tribes, and see local craftsmen creating pottery using traditional techniques. Make hourly snack stops throughout the ride: Try a sweet at a local bakery, sample market fruits and delicacies, and visit a local restaurant for a light lunch of curried noodles (khao soy kai) that are a Northern Thai classic. The bike tour ends at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Chiang Mai Biking office
Duration
4h
Return Details
Chiang Mai Biking office
Inclusions
  • Beverages, bottled water, lunch and snacks
  • Professional local guide
  • Use of bicycle and helmet
  • Insurance , Please provide names of all participants
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Please dress appropriate when visit temples
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Super tour for our family of 5 showing off the area really well. Our guide, Mr. Wee was fun and knowledgable. Relaxed cycle with plenty to see. Stop off for lunch; great Curry! Good bikes. Recommend!
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Response from Foek, General Manager at Half-Day Colors of Chiang Mai Biking Tour
Responded 7 Aug 2019
Dear Thomas, Thanks for your review about our Colors of Chiang excursion and guide Mr Wee. Warm regards, Fokke van Egmond
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We had an absolutely trip with Wee. He's a great young grandfather who was a pleasure to travel with. He was really kind and informative. Would highly reccommend going on this tour if you like biking, and would like to see some lovely out of the way places.
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Response from Foek, General Manager at Half-Day Colors of Chiang Mai Biking Tour
Responded 18 Jul 2019
Beste Coen, Thanks for your nice words about our Grandpa guide Mr Wee. We make sure he gets the message. Hope to see you again on one of our other tours. Warm regards, Fokke van Egmond
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We did this this morning. Mr D took us on our bike ride. He was extremely friendly and just lovely, he is very caring and will make sure you are well looked after! We saw a nursing home for the elderly, a bakery factory, a rice plantation, a beautiful temple and the ancient
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Response from Foek, General Manager at Half-Day Colors of Chiang Mai Biking Tour
Responded 18 Jul 2019
Dear 129pantap, Thank you for your review about our Colors of Chiang Mai excursion and guide Deaw. We hope the rest of your holiday in Thailand was great as well. Warm regards, Fokke van Egmond
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I booked a private bike tour for myself and 11-year-old daughter. The morning of our trip my daughter didn’t feel well and stayed back at the hotel with her mom. I went by myself and had a great time on my personalized tour with Koy. Koy was lovely and answered all of my
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Response from Foek, General Manager at Half-Day Colors of Chiang Mai Biking Tour
Responded 24 Apr 2019
Dear Westryg, Thank you for having our Private Colors of Chiang Mai excursion. We hope your daughter recovered quickly and could enjoy the rest of her holiday in Thailand to the fullest. Warm regards, Fokke van Egmond
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Fully enjoyed our half-day tour outside of Chiangmai. Easy, flat biking through country side, local housing, farming, businesses, local temple and old ruins. Enjoyed a short stop at a local bakery and got to enjoy a fresh donut! Yum! We also were served a lunch of yellow
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Response from Foek, General Manager at Half-Day Colors of Chiang Mai Biking Tour
Responded 3 Mar 2019
Dear Louise, Thank you for your review. Miss.Benz is indeed a very good guide and we are happy to have her in our team. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday in Thailand as well. Warm regards, Fokke van Egmond
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