Trekking around Chiang Mai - 6 days

Package from 13250 THB

Gold - with driver

This circuit is intended for the amateurs of ecology. You will do 3 days of private trekking and quite sweet in the forests around Chiang Mai, with accommodation in the tribes, small meals prepared by our local guides. Speaking English, they will be able to give you explanations on the fauna and the flora as well as on the different tribes which you will rub shoulders. You will have the opportunity to visit Chiang Mai during our scheduled day and go on an adventure on your own during a free day.

Package from 16110 THB

Platinum - with guide

This circuit is intended for the amateurs of ecology. You will do 3 days of private trekking and quite sweet in the forests around Chiang Mai, with accommodation in the tribes, small meals prepared by our local guides. Speaking English, they will be able to give you explanations on the fauna and the flora as well as on the different tribes which you will rub shoulders. You will have the opportunity to visit Chiang Mai during our scheduled day and go on an adventure on your own during a free day.

This circuit is intended for the amateurs of ecology. You will do 3 days of private trekking and quite sweet in the forests around Chiang Mai, with accommodation in the tribes, small meals prepared by our local guides. Speaking English, they will be able to give you explanations on the fauna and the flora as well as on the different tribes which you will rub shoulders. You will have the opportunity to visit Chiang Mai during our scheduled day and go on an adventure on your own during a free day.

Total kilometers for the Tour: 220 km and about 4h20 minutes.

Day 1 - Chiang Mai

 Chiang Mai 

Arrival in Chiang Mai and transfer to your hotel Park Superior room. Free day.

The Park - Superior room


Day 2 - Chiang Mai - Doï Suthep - handicraft

 Chiang Mai 

Tour to Doï Suthep, situated at an altitude of 1000 meters, from which you will enjoy a spectacular view of the countryside around Chiang Mai underneath. 290 steps will lead you to the monastery. During your visit of the local handicraft industries you will discover the age-old techniques for hand-painting paper umbrellas and manufacturing silk, silverware and lacquer ware.Transfer to your hotel

Doi Suthep

The Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is a Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai province, Thailand. It is often referred to as Doi Suthep although this is actually the name of the mountain on which it is located. Located 13 kilometers north of the city of Chiang Mai, it is a sacred site for the Thais. From the temple, you will have an impressive view of the city of Chiang Mai.


The Park - Superior room


Day 3 - Trekking

 Chiang Mai 

Departure from your hotel in Chiang Mai at 8.30 am, visit of the Orchid and Butterfly farm, on to the local market of Mae Ma Lai, to buy provisions for the tour. Stop at Mok fha waterfall. You can take a swim or just relax and take in the wonderful views. Lunch in Baan Pang Lang, in a local restaurant. After lunch, drive to Baan Mae Sea, where we shall start our trek into the rainforest.
After trekking for 2 - 3 hours, we shall reach the Karen village of Baan Pong Noi. You will spend the night in a simple wooden hut on the edge of the village, you will have the possibility to shower and freshen yourself up while we prepare your evening meal. Before it gets dark you can explore the village and take in the different surroundings. You can sit on the deck in front of you hut near a small creek and enjoy your first evening in the forest.




Trekking

The most beautiful trekking in the northern province of Thailand Chiang Mai are located in Mae Taeng and Mae Wang: waterfalls, elephants, plunging valleys and wild nature. This region is also known for its large populations of ethnic tribes such as the Karen, Akha, Lisu and Lahu.

Day 4 - Trekking

 Chiang Mai 

On the homemade bamboo raft, you will have time to enjoy the amazing sites on the left and right of the river. You are quite welcome to help steer the raft as we float down the MAE TANG River, which will take about 2-3 hours depending on the season to our next destination, the Shan Village of Baan Sob Kai.
Once we reach the village you can freshen up before lunch. After lunch if we have time you can wander around the small village go across along wooden hanging bridge and bid farewell to the rainforest.
From the Shan village we shall drive to the elephant camp. You will be able to feed the elephants and spend some time amongst them. This is truly an unforgettable experience.
After visiting the elephant camp we shall drive back to Chiang Mai ( approx. 2 hours ) to arrive at your hotel around 5 pm depending on the traffic.

Day 5 - Trekking – Chiang Mai

 Chiang Mai 

After breakfast we will start our rafting part of the tour. From the Lahu village, we will raft along the Mae Tang River for about 2-3 hours toward our next destination, the Shan Village.
Each bamboo raft can accommodate 6-8 people and their luggage, placed on a rack in the center of the raft, safe from the water. On reaching the Shan village you can take a shower to freshen up and again experience an authentic Thai lunch. Following lunch you can take a little time to explore the small village, you can walk across a long hanging wooden bridge, where you can bid farewell to the rainforest. From the Shan village we have a short 20 minutes’ drive to the small elephant camp were you will have a chance to feed the elephants and walk amongst them.
We will then drive back to Chiang Mai and arrive around 5 or 6 pm depending on the traffic.

The Park - Superior room


Day 6 - Chiang Mai

 Chiang Mai 

Morning or day off depending on the time of your flight and transfer to the airport or train station.