4X4 tours throughout Northern Thailand, Myanmar and Laos. Totally bespoke guided and self-drive tours.

Every journey is special and our aim is for you to have a safe and satisfying self drive 4×4 tour, it gives you the chance to discover the mountains, lakes and waterfalls of the beautiful North. We explore all corners of the many National Parks diving our fully prepared and modified Toyota, lsuzu and Suzuki trucks.

  • Delux trucks or classic trucks, you choose !
  • English speaking guides
  • Flexible itineraries
  • Delux options

However more impressive than our vehicles and equipment is the knowledge and dedication of what makes an excellent self drive 4×4 off road holiday, whether it’s for the wildlife lover, family tour, or off-road enthusiast. Our Bamboo Lodge traditional style accommodation adds to the authentic feel of Thailand where you’ll be able to experience a night or more in the heart of the Northern Jungles. Hot showers and clean comfortable beds are guaranteed, often located near to rivers, mountains and surrounded by great jungle trails, you’ll be humbled by the welcome of the local people who are very inquisitive and always greet us with a smile.

The explore 4×4 team are here to advise and help you create the best possible journey. Our team all have a deep passion for remote Thailand and have explored the vast network of back roads and tracks as well as stayed in the many camps and lodges to ensure your experience will be unforgettable.

Multi-day Tours

Flexibility is the key, we can add rest days, sightseeing days and even arrange on location adventures, Mountain biking, trekking, camping, fishing, bamboo rafting, dirt bike riding and ATV quad bike exploring.

Self-drive single day loop drive-outs

You may be in Chiang Mai and looking for an exciting day out or two or maybe you will be here for a short time during your vacation and looking for an adventure. From our cultural and lively base in Chiang Mai we offer 1, 2, 3 and 4 day drive-out’s, returning each evening to the bustling city life that Chiang Mai is famous for. So, adventure during the day and even more adventure at night, from markets and street vendors to reggae bars and blues & jazz clubs, Chiang Mai really comes into it’s own after 10pm - we have explored all the night time options and can advise on everything Thailand offers.

Tours are quoted specifically as all our clients have individual wants and needs, simply email us for your personal quotation. If you don’t fancy driving yourself No problem we can supply an English speaking 4x4 expert driver too. Check our route map.

Map of full loop offroad 4wd tours in Chiang Mai

Self-drive Full loop adventures 2-10 days or more

We can leave Chiang Mai on your chosen day for your full-on, off road driving adventure. We have incredibly varied and diverse terrain herein the North and with our experienced English speaking guides we really will show you sights you will never forget.

Delux trucks or Classic trucks, you choose!

We offer loops in all 4 corners of this Northern region, destinations can be remote or lively, you choose!! but include, Mae Hong Son, Doi Inthanon, Mae Chaem, Pai, Wiang Haeng, Chiang Dao, Mae Sai, Chiang khong, Golden Triangle, Phayao and Nan

Our knowledge of this regions back roads and mountain tracks is unrivalled, remember this is our playground and never ceases to excite and inspire our visitors, often venturing here again and again, exploring more year after year!!

The most popular tour is a 5 days full loop reaching the most North Westerly points, staying in Mae Chaem, Mae Hong Son, Pai and Chiang Dao. See our map for possible route options. We can give you a real mix of culture, tradition, excitement and adventure, a truly wonderful combination, but you tell us what you want, our itineraries are never fixed and we will wherever possible adapt to your feedback en route!

See our main website: explore4x4thailand.com

Our incredible tours are fully inclusive - and 100% tailored to your needs.

However more impressive than our vehicles and equipment is the knowledge and dedication of what makes an excellent self drive 4x4 off road holiday, whether it's for the wildlife enthusiast, family tour, or extreme driving enthusiast.

Over recent years we have created many hundreds of unique journeys that have enabled our clients to discover Asia for themselves. Every journey is special and our aim is for you to have a safe, rewarding and satisfying self drive 4x4 holiday. eXplore Thailand gives you the chance to explore the mountains, lakes and waterfalls of the beautiful north. We explore all corners of the many National Parks driving our fully prepared and modified Suzuki Jeeps.