With such a great destination to take a motorbike tour from October to February. This is the best time to ride Motorbikes in Northern Thailand with warm temperatures, clear blue skies, sun, hardly any rain and forests alive with fresh, lush greenery from the recent monsoon season. Most of our motorbike pictures on this website were taken this time of the year!
Northern Thailand is without a doubt the premier destination to ride motorcycles in Asia. So it is best to choose the time of the year where you will get maximum enjoyment from the country. However, please be informed that March and April are the hottest months of the year. Temperatures can be up to 40 degrees at this time (“Hot Session”). Mai and June the temperatures following down to pleasantly 30 degrees with big riding fun guarantee.
This time of the year will add a great deal of adventure to your motorbike tour! Unlike the south of Thailand, the Northern regions only have one monsoon season, and it continues for an incredible 4 months, but it is not as bad as it sounds. It doesn’t rain every day but when it does it really rains, so our guide below gives an indication of the best time to ride in the monsoon season in North Thailand.