Myanmar tour 2015/2016

Discussion in 'Asia' started by gavo, Aug 20, 2015.

  1. gavo

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    Touring S E Asia from Mid November to Feb/March and looking for people interested in a 2/3 week tour in Myanmar to help spread the cost. Wife and I 2 up on a DR 650 and flexible on the dates until it is finally booked.
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  2. LooongRoadHome

    LooongRoadHome on a Looong Road Home -AUS/Melb-INDia..go 250!!

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    Hey mate,
    i'm planning to cross Myanmar from Thailand to India around Nov- Dec.. i'm on a CRF250L..interested. Let me know how you go
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  3. gavo

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    Booked into a trip with Burma senses, Thailand Nov 30 to India Dec 5 to join group coming back the scenic way Tamu (indian border) to Mae Sot Thailand finish Dec 20th.
    Thanks for the interest, the trip over to India will be quick probably not what you want.
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  4. young1

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    So is it possible now to go overland; India, Myanmar to Thailand?
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  5. gavo

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    Yes it is, but it seems it must be using a registered tour group I think it's still difficult by yourself, but maybe not impossible
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  6. bedoqstar

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    hi I'm palnning to do my Myanmar overland in Dec haven't confirm the date yet probably middle dec I have 3 confirm will try to gather more peoples
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  7. gavo

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    Hi, I've booked into a tour and paid a deposit starting 30th November,20 days but having trouble getting my bike on a boat. We do 5 days to Indian border from Thailand then 16 days back after joining another group. Arranged through Min Min at Burma senses
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  8. bedoqstar

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    Will be at maesot border by 3rd week of december b4 entering myanmar


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  9. LooongRoadHome

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    Hey mate,
    how did you go with crossing Myanmar? you must be in the thick of it now.
    im looking to cross first week of Jan. wondering if you know anyone, willing to join? would be nice to know how it all went..

    apprciated
    raj
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    LooongRoadHome on a Looong Road Home -AUS/Melb-INDia..go 250!!

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    Gavo,
    how you going mate?
    how was crossing Myanmar...i'm looking on to cross from Thailand in first week of jan. do you know wany one is willig to join the ride?
    hope all good
    raj
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  11. gavo

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    Raj, it all worked out in the end, at Golden rock atm our last night before crossing back into Thailand.
    I've started a ride report and updates will improve when I get back to better wi fi in Thailand
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  12. LooongRoadHome

    LooongRoadHome on a Looong Road Home -AUS/Melb-INDia..go 250!!

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    Ahhhh...nice to hear! Enjoy brother..look forward to hear about your stories:)


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  13. The Bigfella

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    Hey Gavo... I'll be in Chiang Mai on 14th. Let me know if you are around then, eh?
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  14. gavo

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    Hey Bigfella,we left Chiang Mai today,hope to be in Vientiene fo New years eve, maybe by the 30th, depending on visa's and border crossing.
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    OK... enjoy Laos. I'm planning around early Feb into northern Laos... plus or minus
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