Take on a magical tour of Chiang Mai - the ancient city that never sleeps. Ride through small back roads and alleyways to see the local life. Your adventure begins just after sunset, as you cruise through local parks, temples with golden spires, and famous night markets.
Chiang Mai is a fascinating city; a perfect blend of traditional and new. Rolling through the streets, you recall a sense of adventure and excitement that only a bike ride can bring. The ride is perfect for family and friends who would like to enjoy an easy 6-8 miles (10-13 km) ride, with snack breaks and beautiful sights to see all along the way.
You begin your ride in the late afternoon, avoiding the peak traffic as the temperature has cool off. As you ride, be amazed by the well-lit neighborhoods and temples, offering some stunning photographic opportunities. Listen as your guide shares the history behind these marvelous architectures.
Continue your way through the maze of the old city and to the river. Afterward, take an easy walk through the evening fresh market, well known for its fresh made food, a variety of exotic fruits, and locally grown vegetables. Then, head out to another market, famous for its gorgeous collections of more than 1000 species of orchid.
As you cycle to the train station, pass by the formal gardens of Chiang Mai. Your journey ends at the historic Eastern Gate (Tha Pae) of the old city. Enjoy some time off here before you call it a night.