Cycling the Mae Ngat Valley in Chiang Mai

Tours & Sightseeing in Asia

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5 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

Spend the day on two wheels discovering rustic, village life. Explore a picturesque valley nestled within Mae Tang district 50km north of Chiang Mai city; pedal between rice paddies, various plantations, bamboo forests and through village neighborhoods. End the day with a visit to a spectacular temple, Wat Ban Den.
08:30 – 09:00  Pick-up from your Chiang Mai hotel and transfer to Mae Tang district (vehicle transfer approximately 1 hour) to reach our activity base for the day- a boutique lodge nestled in the heart of the valley. The adventure for the day begins with a ride through picturesque countryside where farmers go about their morning routine. Your guide will make stops at various points of interest and give you further insight into local life. Return along country roads for a delicious Thai lunch and some relaxation at a local restaurant.13:00 After lunch we enjoy some more off-roading along a single trail through the forest followed by flat, paved country roads zig-zagging through the valley. The support vehicle is always close by should anyone need a rest or refreshments.16:00 We end our ride at the famous Wat Ban Den temple where you can admire the intricate details of this stunning place of worship.16:30 After a day of exploring the Mae Ngat valley on two wheels, we then transfer you back to your Chiang Mai accommodation (arrival time approximately 17.30).

What’s included

  • Experienced, English speaking guide
  • Thai Lunch
  • Water and snacks available throughout the entire day
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Tips or gratuities (optional)


  • Small-group tour
  • Led by a local guide
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Vegetarian meal option available