Thailand has a well-developed infrastructure and accessibility that make it perfect for numerous sport activities like mountain-biking, trekking, hiking, snorkeling, diving, kite surfing, kayaking and more. It’s a popular destination, home to world-renowned cuisine, great accommodation options, welcoming locals, and has an eclectic mix of modern Asia and traditional Thai culture.
But beyond the comfort of its hospitality industry, Thailand still has ample off-the-beaten-track destinations and stunning natural diversity. Remote mountain ranges, dense jungles and pristine beaches are the backdrops to amazing adventure travels here.
Northern Thailand is where travelers can find some of the country’s most hidden gems, with remote hill tribe villages accentuating the exotic atmosphere here. At the same time travelers can still enjoy a large offering of adventure and sport activities, so epic hiking and cycling activities can be combined with cross-cultural exchanges with diverse ethnic minorities.
What makes this region so great for active travel?
- The mountainous landscape is perfect for challenging hiking and cycling tours.
- Charming encounters with colorful ethnic minority groups offer opportunities for learning about centuries-old folklore & local practices.
- Tours here can easily be connected with Laos for multi-country itineraries.
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Bram Van den Bossche
Born and raised in Belgium, Bram started his career in the travel industry working for a Belgian tour operator in Southeast Asia. While Bram’s experience mainly lies in leisure travel, he’s an avid sportsman who loves more daring sports like mountain biking, snowboarding, rock climbing, scuba diving, and his number one passion, martial arts. Being part of the Easia Active team now allows him to combine all these activities with work, and his love of all things active is translated into every task he takes on.
He describes Thailand’s topography and geography as particularly diverse, with endless opportunities for active travel. It’s especially the north of Thailand that he favors, with its incredible mountain views and unique culture. Here, he says, travelers can experience a different side of Thailand, traverse breathtaking landscapes and interact with diverse ethnic tribes in truly immersive ways.
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