The twin peaks of Doi Suthep and Doi Pui in northern Thailand are a magnet for mountain bike riders from across Asia. Hiring guides in Chiang Mai who know the many unmarked trails can make your ride a memorable adventure. Photo: Steve Thomas

Mountain biking in Chiang Mai, Thailand: explore the twin peaks of Doi Suthep and Doi Pui on a guided ride

  • Northern Thailand’s ‘rose city’ of Chiang Mai has the reputation of being Southeast Asia’s mountain biking capital
  • Riding with local guides who know the many unmarked trails can offer even the most experienced rider a thrilling adventure to remember
Topic |   Asia travel

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The twin peaks of Doi Suthep and Doi Pui in northern Thailand are a magnet for mountain bike riders from across Asia. Hiring guides in Chiang Mai who know the many unmarked trails can make your ride a memorable adventure. Photo: Steve Thomas
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The 33-year-old man fell from Na Mueang 2 waterfall, the same spot where a Spanish tourist died in a fall in July. Photo: Handout

Selfie death: French tourist dies while trying to take photograph at Thai waterfall

  • The accident happened on Thursday afternoon on the tropical island of Koh Samui, which is a magnet for both backpackers and high-end tourists
  • Thailand is largely considered a safe destination for tourists and typically draws more than 35 million visitors each year
Topic |   Tourism

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The 33-year-old man fell from Na Mueang 2 waterfall, the same spot where a Spanish tourist died in a fall in July. Photo: Handout
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