Silk road CHINA

UK to Bangkok
motoexplorers CHINA expedition

Supporting independent travelers ride Europe, Asia , China, Laos & Thailand

Flexible free-spirited adventures

Follow in the footsteps of Marco Polo exploring the ancient Silk Routes across far eastern Europe to Asia exploring the mysterious lands along the Silk Routes to China.

Motoexplorers have organized and operated Trans-China motorcycle expeditons since 2009.
Supporting free-spirted adventure motorcyclists to explore into China, Laos and moto routes to Asia.

Few western riders get to explore China

2016 CHINA-THAILAND - ride supported by : overlanders

Ride your own motorcycle to China

Expeditions ride, start: August 2016 - finish: October 2016

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Options to join any stage, ie Meet from Bishkek, China & Kyrgyzstan stages

26 Days join from Bishkek or Torugart Pass, ride: China to Laos: £5300
(solo options/ rtn bike shipping from Thailand)
or full 66 day escorted expediton from UK: £7500 Pillion: £3300

Ride you own motorcycle across seldom seen Chinese provinces
Riding out across the best of eastern Europe, it's not long before you'll find yourself experiencing strange new places little explored by western riders

motorbike riding across china

Flexible ride plans enable you to explore at your pace
Explore in small groups or ride alone with the safety of joining up with fellow riders at key stages


Trans-China riding the Silk Road

Real eastern Europe - off the 'tourist trail'
Remote Romania (optional)
Rugid beauty & adventures in Kazakhstan
The Great Wall of China
Hiden Tibeten provinces & monastries
Stunning Chinese riding
Vibrant diversity of central China

motorbike china great wall

china forst motoexplorer bike road tour

Route notes, hotel contacts and local guide services

A journey of discovery & adventure taking you across up to 16 Countries & 12000 miles during which you'll experience an immense variety of cultures, stunning landscapes, invigorating riding as you motorcycle through parts of the world that very few western riders will ever see.

UK - China exploring the Silk Road by motorcycle
map of silk route to china
For detailed 2016 routes & ride info see: overlanders

Explore China by motorcycle

Silk Road to China


Motoexplorers for details


"Looking back it is difficult to put into words, two and a half months of life changing experiences"

"I am just fortunate to be one of the few people who have travelled this route. I had more adventures in Kazakhstan alone than in a life time of riding"

John Hughes - China rider Triumph Tiger

china motorbike rider


"This trip must be one of the best adventure trips in the world for the price. I enjoyed the first part of the trip, so different from anything else I have done before"

"Steve (Motoexplorers) has been great, he is a true professional in his field. I cant thank you enough Steve. I would recommend his company without hesitation" Peter Knight , Australia

China Silk Road Moto adventures


Explore the Trans-Asia Silk road with Motoexplorers Adventure Bike Tours

"The Specialists in riding east "

Only Motoexplorers include;

The real Silk Route riding experience, along with the very best riding routes across eastern Europe.

Slovakia Tatra mountains (option)
Real Romania & Carpathian mountains

Choice of Silk Routes
North or South
to China

Contact motoexplorers


t: 07788 101144


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2016 CHINA ride
see: overlanders

All photographs © Steve Hotson Motoexplorers
UK - China exploring motorbike expeditions.