83.2km Distance, 1,082m Elevation Gain, Est. Moving Time 3:30h
Ride Recommendations …
- Money for refreshments
- 2 x water bottles
- Spare tube (in case you flat!)
- Gearing 28 cassette
- Sunscreen (it’s hot)
Ride Specifics …
- 980THB Cost
- 3 Person Min
- Fully coached with local guide and experienced rider + story teller!
- Guide speaks English, Thai, Swedish with over 10 years in Phuket
- Sign up by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
This ride will take you down to the south part of Phuket, Then conquer the biggest climb on Phuket the BIG BUDDA CLIMB, AV grade 8% but most of the climbing is 10 – 18% with a max of 23%. Big Buddha Statue width: 25.45 m. height: 45 m. Reinforced concrete structure adorned with white Burmese jade marble. The weight of the white jade marble is approximately 135 tons per 2,500 sq.m.
Phuket Big Buddha has the best 360 degree views of the southern part of Phuket island, sightseeing of Phuket Town, Kata beach, Karon beach, Chalong Bay.
This ride is recomended to intermediate rider and advaced rider, This a ride that should start early in the morning before traffic start to get busy