All tours are exclusive to in-house guests for a minimum of 2 persons. Prices are exclusive of meals, but stops will be made for you to have lunch if you wish. Please contact the reception on arrival to get the current tour prices or alternatively call us on 66-53-271109
TOUR 1 : DOI SUTHEP AND HANDICRAFT FACTORY
DAILY : 9.00 AM. TO 4.00 PM.
Wat Prathart Doi Suthep, The Phu-Ping Palace. The palace is opened when the royal family is not in residence. Visit the famous handicraft factory to see Thai silk and cotton weaving by the pretty girls of Sankhampang and colorful paper and silk parasols. Also visit lacquerware, teakwood carving/furniture and silver workshops. (The golden miles)
TOUR 2 : ELEPHANTS AT WORK, ORCHID FARM DAILY : 8.30 AM. TO 2.00 PM.
An excursion to a jungle area north of the city to see elephants at work; a demonstration of how trained elephants are used to help in lumber works. Stops are made at a very beautiful orchid farm, with hundreds of species of rare colorful blooms. (A ride on an elephant can also be arranged at extra cost.)
DAILY : 8.30 AM. TO 4.00 PM.
TOUR 3 A : LAMPANG'S ELEPHANT TRAINING CAMP AND TEMPLES
See the young elephants at a training camp in Lampang about 80 kms. south of Chiang Mai, Visit an elephant hospital; the famous temples in Lampang, Wat Prathat Lampang Laung, also visit ancient temple Wat Prathat Haripoonchai in Lumphoon.
TOUR 4 : MAE THA MHAN ELEPHANT RIDE AND RAFTING
DAILY : 8.00 AM. TO 4.00 PM.
This full day trip takes you to see an elephant show, riding an elephant in the jungle area for one hour then continue by buffalo cart to see the fields. Finally you will go river rafting.
TOUR 5: DOI INTHANON NATIONAL PARK AND MAE-KLANG WATERFALL
DAILY : 9.00 AM. TO 4.00 PM.
Visit Doi Inthanon National Park featuring the highest peaks in Thailand (8,500 feet above sea level). The whole area is now a national park with much wonderful scenery accentuated by wild orchids. On the way, visit Vachiratharn Waterfall, Mao and White Karen hill tribe villages, Mae Klang waterfall and Wat Prathart Chomthong.
TOUR 6 : CHIANGRAI, GOLDEN TRIANGLE AND MAE SAI
DAILY : 7.00 AM. TO 7.00 PM.
Situated in the far north of Thailand, Chiangrai is another interesting destination for travellers to complete their trip in the north. Visit AKha Village, Mae Sai which is a border town of Thai-Myanmar, the famous Golden Triangle, where the Mae Kok River flows through the borders of three countries: Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. At the end of this trip also visit Chiangsaen, the historical city dating back more than 700 years.
TOUR 7: CHIANGRAI, GOLDEN TRIANGLE AND MAE SAI (MINIMUM 4 PERSONS; CANCELLATION FEE: 50% CHARGE)
DAILY: 6.00 AM. TO 10.00 PM.
Depart for 3 hours drive to Chiangrai by air conditioned van (stop for breakfast at hot spring).Then take a boat trip up the Mae Kok river for one hour to Karen village (not Karen Long Neck); then start an exciting ride on an elephant for 2 hours to Yao hill tribe village. Continue by van to the Golden Triangle and Mae Sai at the Burma border. A very long day trip but very well worth it.
BREAKFAST AND LUNCH BOX INCLUDED.
TOUR 8: KHAN TOKE DINNER
DAILY : 7.00 PM. TO 9.30 PM.
Enjoy a super northern Thai dinner while local dancers entertain with sword dance, candle dance and fingernail dance and the ramwong, where all guests are invited to participate. After dinner there will be a special hill tribe show.
To all small hill tribe villages around Chiangmai and Chiangrai can be arranged for small groups or individuals. Please ask to see our trekking guide for complete details.
Rental car with or without driver can also be arranged.