Chiang Mai Tours & Adventures

Tours & Trekking in Northern Thailand

 

 

2 Days 1 Night Trekking

Phrao-Chiang Dao Area (North Of Chiang Mai)

This Trek will take you to up North of Chiang Mai, where you can enjoy the green forest. You will learn about the different life styles, the way of living, housing, traditions and the habits from 5 different of the hill tribe people: Karen, Lisu, Lahu, Akha and Palong tribes.

Day 1: Depart from Chiang Mai at 9:30 am, and drive North of Chiang Mai for about 1 hr. Then we make a stop at the local market, for food and some supplies for trekking. Continue to visit Chiang Dao Cave, it’s one of the most beautiful of the "Cave Temples". Then go to the hill tribe village of Lahu and have lunch. After lunch we start hiking up the mountain and walk through the Karen hill tribe village, (2- 3 hours approx). We will stay overnight with a family of the Palong tribe. Dinner will be provided by our tour guide cook. In the evening watch hill tribe dancing and singing around the fire. All can join in the fun!

Day 2: After breakfast, we make a short trek to visit the Lisu and Akha hill tribe village. Then continue by car to the Elephant Camp, and take an elephant ride for about 1 hour to a waterfall where you can swim and have lunch. After lunch we make a trek of about 45 minutes back to the Elephant Camp. We continue our adventure by the White Water Rafting for about 45 minutes. Then continuing by the bamboo raft along the Mae Tang River. Afterward continue back to Chiang Mai and transfer you to your hotel.

 

3 Days 2 Nights Trekking

Phrao-Chiang Dao Area (North Of Chiang Mai)

This Trek will take you to North of Chiang Mai, where you can enjoy the green forest. You will learn about the different life styles, the way of living, housing, traditions and the habits from 5 different of the hill tribe people: Karen, Lisu, Lahu, Akha and Palong tribes.

Day 1: Depart from Chiang Mai at 9:30 am, and drive North of Chiang Mai for about 1 hr. Then we make a stop at the local market, for food and some supplies for trekking. Continue to visit Chiang Dao Cave, it’s one of the most beautiful of the "Cave Temples". Then go to the hill tribe village of Lahu and have lunch. After lunch we start hiking up the mountain and walk through the Karen hill tribe village, (2- 3 hours approx). We will stay overnight with a family of the Palong tribe. Dinner will be provided by our tour guide cook. In the evening watch hill tribe dancing and singing around the fire. All can join in the fun!

Day 2: After breakfast, walk for about 1 hour to see a waterfall for some relaxtion time and to enjoy the nice scenery. We will have lunch at this waterfall. After lunch, we make a trek of about 2-3 hours to the Karen tribe village for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3: After breakfast, we make a short trek to visit the Lisu and Akha hill tribe village. Then continue by car to the Elephant Camp, and take an elephant ride for about 1 hour to a waterfall where you can swim and have lunch. After lunch we make a trek of about 45 minutes back to the Elephant Camp. We continue our adventure by the White Water Rafting for about 45 minutes. Then continuing by the bamboo raft along the Mae Tang River. Afterward continue back to Chiang Mai and transfer you to your hotel.

 

Sukhothai Historical Park & Phitsanulok

2 days 1 night

Day 1: Depart 08:00 AM from Chiang Mai. We will drive south to Lam Phun Province. Visit the famous temple, Wat Haripoonchai, former palace of the a King. See the giant bell in the temple. Proceed to the wild market of Tung Kwain where all kinds of jungle products from animalsand local food cooked from all kinds of insects are displayed. Arrive Lam Pang province at noon for lunch. After kunch, we take a city sightseeing by horse carriage. Proceed to Phitsanulok and visit the city’s main temple, Wat Mahathat, an architectural marvel. See the most worshiped Buddha statue of Thai people, Pra Bhuda Chinaraj. End of day, check in at the Amarin Lagoon Hotel in town. Dinner at the "Flying fried morning glory" restaurant.

Day 2: After breakfast, drive to Sukhothai Historical Park. Visit the legendary former capital of Thai kingdom. Many temples, ruins and the National museum. Lunch at a local restaurant in Sukhothai. Afternoon, proceed to Srichanalai town to see ancient kilns and earthen ware. Return to Chiang Mai at the end of the day. On the way see some Thai villages and typical rice fields.

 

Boat Trip to Chiang Rai & Golden Triangle

2 days 1 night

Once, the popular way to get to Chiang Rai is by boat from Chiang Mai at Bann Thaton via the Mae Kok River. The Mae Kok River is a feature of Chiang Rai that must be experienced. It runs from Baan Thaton, the northern part of Chiang Mai province to Chiang Rai City. It then runs on to meet with the Mae Khong River at Chiang Khong. The tour also will visit the World famous Golden Triangle. Then go to visit some of the Hilltribe villages.

DAY 1: Pick you up from hotel, (08:00 AM) Depart from Chiang Mai and drive north to visit an Elephant camp. See the training of young elephants for work in the jungle. Then continue to Bann Thaton for lunch. After lunch embark on the boat rafts for an adventurous journey down the rapids, with some white – water and scenic views of Mae Kok River, for about 3 hours. The boat will land at Karen Rummit Village, visit the village. Continue by road, to visit Akha tribe village. Continue to Chiang Rai, check in at Rim kok Resort, or similar Hotel in Chiang Rai City. Dinner, in town.

DAY 2: After breakfast, drive to the northern most of Thailand at Mae Sai town on the Sai River, on the border with Burma. See the trade in jade, rubies, sandalwood, handicrafts and herbal cosmetics along the border market. Then continue to visit the Golden Triangle, see a panoramic view of Mae Khong River, where the Thai – Laos – Myanmar borders meet. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the ancient capital of Chiang Saen. (The first capital of Northern Thailand) Then proceed to Chiang Mai.

 

Chiang Rai & Golden Triangle

3 days 2 nights

Chiang Rai province was the central capital of the Lanna Thai Kingdom during the 12th Century. With its beauty of people and nature, there are many interesting places to visit such as the Golden Triangle, Hilltribe villages and the Burmese border.

DAY 1: Depart Chiang Mai at 08:30 AM. Drive north to visit an Elephant camp in Chiang Dao. See the training of young elephants to work in the jungle. After, proceed to the village of Hmong tribe village. Continue to Taton village and have lunch in a restaurant beside the Kok River. In the afternoon continue to visit the Chinese refugee village at Doi Mae Salong. Stop at the Akha and Yao Hilltribe villages. Drive down the mountain to Chiang Rai. Transfer to Rim kok resort or similar hotel. Dinner in town.

DAY 2: After breakfast, leave the hotel for a trip to Chiang Saen (the central capital of Lanna Thai Kingdom.) to see one of the oldest temples. Then drive along the Mae Khong River to the Golden Triangle where the Thailand - Lao – Myanmar borders meet. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, drive to Mae Sai town to visit the jade cutting factory and free time for shopping at the border market. After that, check in to the Wong Thong Hotel or similar. Overnight and dinner in Maesai town.

DAY 3: After breakfast, depart the hotel to visit the Monkeys cave. Proceed to Chiang Rai for a boat trip to the Karen Hilltribe village. Enjoy seeing fantastic scenery along the way. Return to Chiang Rai for lunch. In the afternoon, leave Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai. Stop on the way to visit the Hot water springs. Arrive Chiang Mai.

 

Adventure to Golden Triangle

3 days 2 nights

An excursion adventure with elephant riding, bamboo house rafting, Camping and exploring to see the different Hilltribe villages. You will learn about the different lifestyles, see their way of life including housing, traditions and habits. The tour will visit The Golden Triangle where the Thai- Lao- Myanmar borders meet.

DAY 1: Depart from Chiang Mai at 08:30 AM. we will drive north to visit the Elephant Camp. See the training of young elephants to work in the jungle. After seeing, proceed to Chiang Dao area to visit the Hilltribe villages of Palong and Karen tribes. Continue to Chiang Dao Cave; inside stands a marble Burmese Buddha statue. Lunch is at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, continue to Baan Thaton village. On the way we will stop at the Hmong tribe village and Thaton Temple. From the Temple a panoramic view over uncountable mountains can be seen. Check in at the Thaton Chalet Hotel for overnight and dinner.

DAY 2: After breakfast, we take a Bamboo house raft on the Mae Kok River to explore the nature and see the local people work along the river. Also you can do some fishing while on the raft. Stop for lunch by the river at Lahu village. Afternoon, continue by the Bamboo house raft though the hot springs (located in National Park area) where we will camp overnight.

DAY 3: Depart from hot springs. Breakfast will be served on the house raft. Landing next point at a Karen Hilltribe village, then take an Elephant safari in to the jungle. Then continue by car to visit the Golden Triangle, visit to the Mae Khong River, where the Thailand-Lao-Myanmar borders meet. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon we will visit the ancient capital of Chiang Saen. Proceed to Mae Sai town where there is a jade cutting factory and the border market. On the way back to Chiang Mai stop at the hot water springs.

3 days 2 nights

An excursion adventure with elephant riding, bamboo house rafting, Camping and exploring to see the different Hilltribe villages. You will learn about the different lifestyles, see their way of life including housing, traditions and habits. The tour will visit The Golden Triangle where the Thai- Lao- Myanmar borders meet.

DAY 1: Depart from Chiang Mai at 08:30 AM. we will drive north to visit the Elephant Camp. See the training of young elephants to work in the jungle. After seeing, proceed to Chiang Dao area to visit the Hilltribe villages of Palong and Karen tribes. Continue to Chiang Dao Cave; inside stands a marble Burmese Buddha statue. Lunch is at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, continue to Baan Thaton village. On the way we will stop at the Hmong tribe village and Thaton Temple. From the Temple a panoramic view over uncountable mountains can be seen. Check in at the Thaton Chalet Hotel for overnight and dinner.

DAY 2: After breakfast, we take a Bamboo house raft on the Mae Kok River to explore the nature and see the local people work along the river. Also you can do some fishing while on the raft. Stop for lunch by the river at Lahu village. Afternoon, continue by the Bamboo house raft though the hot springs (located in National Park area) where we will camp overnight.

DAY 3: Depart from hot springs. Breakfast will be served on the house raft. Landing next point at a Karen Hilltribe village, then take an Elephant safari in to the jungle. Then continue by car to visit the Golden Triangle, visit to the Mae Khong River, where the Thailand-Lao-Myanmar borders meet. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon we will visit the ancient capital of Chiang Saen. Proceed to Mae Sai town where there is a jade cutting factory and the border market. On the way back to Chiang Mai stop at the hot water springs.

 

Discovery Tour: Golden triangle

5 days 4 nights

Day 1: Pick you up from hotel, drive to the Chiang Dao to visit the elephant camps, see training of the young elephants to work in the jungle. Then continue to Chiang Dao Cave; see spectacular stalactites and stalagmites, this cave also features a Buddhist shrine built in the classical Burmese style. Then continue to visit the Hilltribe villages of Katin, Akha, Luar and Chinese village. Lunch at a Chinese restaurant. In the afternoon, we drive to Doi Ang Khang, check in at Ang Khang nature Resort.

Day 2: After breakfast, Visit Ang Khang Royal Agricultural Station for fruits and flowers, nature and trekking. Continue by car to visit Palong and Lahu Hilltribe villages to study tribal cultures and see the different life styles, the way of living, housing, traditions and habits of them. Then drive down the mountain to visit hot water spring. Then continue to Baan Thaton for lunch. In the afternoon, visit Wat Thaton temple. Check in, Dinner and overnight at Thaton Chalet Hotel

Day 3: After breakfast, We making a Bamboo house rafting over the Mae kok River to proceed explore the nature, and see the local people work along the river. Stop for lunch by the riverside at Lahu village. Afternoon continue by the Bamboo house rafting though the Hot Springs, located in the National Park area, where we will Camp overnight.

Day 4: Depart from camping, Breakfast will be served on the Bamboo house raft, landing at the Karen Hilltribe village, take an elephant Safari into the jungle and over the mountain though Lahu village. Then walk down the mountain about 30 min. to the National Park, for relaxing, swimming and have lunch at the waterfall. In the afternoon continue by car to Chiang Rai City and transfer to Rim kok Resort for overnight. Dinner in town

Day 5: After breakfast, visit Chiang Saen, (The central capital of Lanna Thai Kingdom) Then drive on the road along Mae Khong River to visit the Golden triangle, Where the Thailand - Lao- Myanmar borders meet. Lunch at a restaurant. In the afternoon go to visit Mae Sai town, to see the jade cutting factory and free time for shopping in the border market. Then leave from Mae Sai to Chiang Mai. Transfer to your hotel.

 

Mae Hong Son & Longneck Tribe

3 days 2 nights

Mae Hong Son province is famous as beautiful nature and mountainous area. The province located in the bottom of a valley and covered with mist almost the whole year. There are many interesting Hilltribes; one of the most popular is the Longneck tribe.

DAY 1: Leave from hotel at 08:00 AM, we will drive north of Chiang Mai to the orchid & butterfly farm. See various kinds of wild orchids more then 400 species. Then drive to the elephant camp to see elephant show, after show take an elephant ride & ox cart ride. Have lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon driving on a skyline road to the zenith of the mountain, go to the hot water springs, located in the dense jungle in Pai valley. Make a little trek to explore various wild plants in the area. Proceed to Pai town and check in at Thapai Spa Resort or similar. Over night and dinner in the hotel.

DAY 2: After breakfast, leave from the hotel and drive along a mountain road to visit the Lisu and Lahu Hilltribe village in Sop-Pong area. The tour will continue to Cave Lod, hidden in the deep jungle. Inside the cave there are magnificent images. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon visit a waterfall, time for relaxation. Proceed to visit the Longneck tribe, the village located on the borderline between Thailand and Burma. Proceed to Golden Pai Resort for check in. Overnight and dinner at the hotel.

DAY 3: After breakfast, make a trip to Mae Hong Son City for sight seeing trip to visit a Burmese temple on the hill. Proceed to Mae Chane, on the way stop at visit Meo Hilltribe village. Lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, drive up to the highest mountain in Thailand (8,300ft) Doi Inthanon National Park. Visit the magnificent Stupa of King, built in the 11th century. Continue to visit a waterfall. Return to Chiang Mai and transfer to your hotel.

 

4x4 WD JEEP EXPLORER

4 days 3 nights

The tour is operated by 4x4 light jeep. We will drive off road through jungle, to explore nature and learn of the several Hilltribes. Together have an unforgettable experience with elephant riding and bamboo rafting.

DAY 1: 08:30 Am. Depart from CHIANG MAI. Drive to the elephant camp, take an elephant safari then arrive to the raft camp and make a bamboo rafting. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon drive to Doi Inthanon National Park (The Highest Mountain of THAILAND). See the great waterfall. Drive to Mae Cheam town for dinner and overnight.

DAY 2: After breakfast, visit a cotton weaving village. Then off road driving to visit Hmong, Karen, Lawa Hilltribe villages and have lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon visit the Crystal calcite cave and the war museum. Drive on road to Mae Hong Son for dinner and overnight.

DAY 3: After breakfast, visit a Burmese Style Temple. Then off road to visit Longneck Karen Hilltribe, along the Thailand and Burmese border. Lunch at a local restaurant. Continue to visit Lisu and Lahu Hilltribe villages. Drive to Pai town for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4: After breakfast, go to visit Haui Nam Dang National Park, and Hot Water Springs. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon, visit Orchid & Butterfly farms. Then drive back to CHIANG MAI, and transfer to Hotel.

 

2 Day Trekking Doi Inthanon National Park

2 days 1 night

Day 1: Departure time is 9.30 am. You will be picked up by Truck from your hotel. After 40-minute drive we will stop at the Sanpatong Market for fresh supplies. Then on to the waterfall (30 minute drive). We will have lunch and do some swimming. After the break take a short truck ride (20 minutes) to visit the old temple and then we will continue by foot for about 2.5 hrs to the Meo village for an overnight.

Day 2: Break camp at 9.30 AM and on to Karen Village about 45 minute walk. Explore the village. After that walk about another hour to the truck. Then drive on to the Shan village (45-minutes) have lunch. After lunch continue on to the River Bamboo rafting launch. Go downstream for about 1.5 Hrs. then Experience travel by Elephant about 1.5 Hrs. Then we will head back to Chiang Mai

 

3 Day Trekking Doi Inthanon National Park

3 days 2 nights

Day 1: Departure time is 9.30 am. You will be picked up by Truck from your hotel. After 40-minute drive we will stop at the Sanpatong Market for fresh supplies. Then on to the waterfall (30 minute drive). We will have lunch and do some swimming. After the break take a short truck ride (20 minutes) to visit the old temple and then we will continue by foot for about 2.5 hrs to the Meo village for an overnight.

Day 2: 9.30 AM break camp and on to a Karen Village about 2.5 Hrs. through the jungle. Have lunch at Karen Village after lunch walk to Waterfall (1.5 Hrs) After visiting the waterfall you continue walking 45 minute to another Karen Hilltribe village for an overnight.

Day 3: After Breakfast 9.30 AM walk from the Karen village to the Waterfall about 2 hrs. After visit a waterfall by truck to Shan village 15 minute and have lunch. After lunch by truck again 15 minute to Bamboo rafting 1.5 hrs. And then Elephant riding 1.5 Hrs and by truck to Chiang Mai 5.30 PM

 

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