Enjoy a sightseeing tour of the Chiang Mai region of Thailand. The surrounding area is beautiful with verdant green forests, rivers and mountains. There are many interesting attractions and activity opportunities within a day’s journey from Chiang Mai city. You can visit traditional Northern Thai villages, beautiful, well-preserved natural parks and historical temples. You can also participate in several well-organised and rewarding treks.
You will be picked up from major hotels in Chiang Mai and taken for this tour in a pick up truck. You will be accompanied by an English speaking guide.
Drive through steep hills and plains to the North of Chiang Mai. Stop at the Mae Malai local market. See local vendors selling exotic fruits, vegetables, flowers and food.
Take a break for a picnic lunch at the Hot Springs. There are many hot springs in the area with the Sankampaeng Hot Springs being the most famous. The high sulphur content of the springs is believed to have curative effects and soaking yourself them is said to relieve several ailments.
Enjoy a 3.5 hour trek through tropical evergreen forests and reach the Karen Hill Tribe Village. Explore the village at leisure.
Dinner and stay for the night will be at a traditional Karen house.
After breakfast, set out on a 1 hour long trek to an elephant camp. Enjoy a 1 hour elephant ride to a Lahu Hill Tribe Village.
Stop for lunch in this village. Enjoy a leisurely 3 hour bamboo raft along the Mae Taeng River and reach a Shan village.
Drive back to Chiang Mai. At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off to your hotel at 1730h (05:30pm).
2 Days/ 1 Night
Start time: 0800h (08:00am)
Duration: 2 Days/ 1 Night
Your hotel in Chiang Mai.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)
Your hotel in Chiang Mai
Please bring Walking shoes, slippers or sandals, pants and T-shirt, sweater or jacket or sleeping bag (Oct – Feb), torch or flash light, raincoat, swimming suit, sun glasses, sun protection cream, mosquito or insect repellant, soap, towels and toiletry. Backpack can be provided on request.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to reconfirm departure details.
Airport pick-up and drop-off is available only if you opt for Private Tour.
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