Tour China by motorcycle

Silk Road motorcycle touring

UK Europe China Thailand Silk Road expedition

Dept. UK 29 July 2019
China stage: late Aug/Sept Torugart Pass, Kyrgyzstan to China
, Laos & Thailand.  From Thailand – sea freight bikes return to UK, or onwards Worldwide, or continue ride to Malaysia.

Costs for joining this group are £11900 per bike (£4500 pillion) as per: 
MotoExplorers co-ordinate expedition, including all paperwork: £5900 (includes deposits for China, Laos, Thailand)
Direct balance of costs for Trans China: £4500
Laos & Thailand balances: £1500
Total ride cost: £11900 (includes return sea freight of bike, or onward exit to Malaysia border)
+ own ride costs in EU/fuel etc

(includes return sea freight/ or onward into Malaysia)

Contact MotoExplorers for detailed ride notes & info

We can assist setting up SILK66 expeditions for you, any date – any direction.

Motoexplorers help co-ordinated Silk Road expeditions

includes ride notes & gps for all ride stages, hotels, fixers, permits, freight 

SILK66 – Motorcycle travel network

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“Organised as needs be – flexible as can be”

Motoexplorers help co-ordinate flexible ride groups at your own pace.

Kyrgyzstan Osh Silk road to Bishkek

silk road mountain travel routeSilk Road Routes with good western facilities, fuel, hotels, road riding (not off-road)

We provide day by day ride notes, GPS, routes, hotels, to help you co-ordinated your ride with small ride groups to travel with other bikes through Europe  if you wish.

Ride-supported for the China stage

support with other bikes from UK-EU  – we can assist co-ordinating all local contacts, fixers, guides, permits etc

Supporting you to make the Silk Road journey in a relaxed flexible way, that suits your own overland travel style.

Flexible friendly service – It’s your journey – we’re here to support your own ride plans

The hardest part of these expeditions is clicking the ‘yes’ button to give yourself some time off-the-grid for yourself! Once you’ve decided to take some time out, ‘off grid’ you will soon start to relax into the journey. 

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We can help you to co-ordinate Motorcycle freight worldwide

Supporting Riders from Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, China, USA, Norway, Europe etc : We assist with bike freight – to get your motorcycles to/from the ride start point – UK riding Europe – SE Asia.


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Travelling the world by motorcycle, gives you ‘history’ it’s ‘your identity – your adventure’

Silk Road.

Tibet family living wilderness nomadic lifestyles

 I hope you enjoy some of the imagery from previous expeditions and if it inspires you to want to jump on the bike and go explore, ‘fantastic – I look forward to helping show you how to get there riding your own motorcycle’.  Steve Hotson –  photographer & MotoExplorer

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