If exploring Chiang Mai’s heart and soul on an easy-paced bicycle journey sounds good to you, then this tour is the one that can’t be missed!
Pedal along backstreets of Chiang Mai in a relaxing pace and spend time with local guides while they enchant you with local history, culture, and architectures. This 25 km journey will show you most fascinating sights of the city including ancient temples, traditional teak houses, colonial-style buildings, markets and a famed ancient city. The journey starts at the bank of River Ping and while you ride further you will get to see fascinating architectures and the locals going about their daily lives. Then, take a break at a park, enjoy fresh fruits and refreshing drinks and continue to visit Wiang Khun Kham — an ancient city dated back to 13th century, which was excavated in 1980s. Afterwards, continue to visit a sacred temple where it is believed to be a residing place for Kings' spirits. Return to the center through Tha Pae Gate, then, you will have an opportunity to shop for fresh herbs and spices at Somphet market.
The easy pace of the journey welcome all levels including kids!
- Participants will be visiting temples which are considered to be sacred places, hence, a respectful attire is required. Please wear shirts with sleeves and shorts that cover the knees.
- Alternatively, participants can bring a sarong to wear over the outfits during temple visits.
Spiceroads Chiang Mai Office, No. 1 Moon Muang Road Lane 7, Mueang Chiang Mai District, 50200, Thailand.