Fancy exploring the jungles of Chiang Mai like Tarzan? Ziplining is one such Adventure activities in Chiang Mai that zoom you through thickly wooded rainforests letting you enjoy the canopy of the gigantic trees, chirping of birds and the rumbles of the mountain streams.
You can indulge in individual ziplining, couple ziplining, superman zip lining, or walk through the sky bridges with harnesses protecting you. Ziplining in Chiang Mai is something that promises ultimate heart-thumping adventure.
Price: Starts INR 7600 per adult
Atv-Ride & Rafting
This thrill ride on an ATV vehicle takes you on an elevation of about 600 meters through the jagged and unexplored terrain of the countryside of Chiang Mai; yet, it is perfect for beginner level and expert ATV riders.
Rafting in Chiang Mai happens by the Mae Taeng river. This scenic river has class III-IV rapid sessions and white river rafting here is sure to give you some hair raising moments.
Price: Starts INR 8,742 per adult
City Cycling Tour
Grab yourself a cycle and pedal through the city of Chiang Mai visiting all the major attractions of the city at your own pace and choice. A few attractions that you cannot afford to miss are Chiang Mai Historical Museum, Navel Temple, Wat Phra Singh, Wat Chedi Luang.
Later in the evening, ride to the Night Bazaar and get an insight into the bustling market activities of Chiang Mai and shop for souvenirs.
Price: Starts 2,471 per adult
Being a mountainous city, Chiang Mai boasts of some picturesque trekking trails in Thailand like the trek from Muang Kurt to Huay Kukap, Baan Pha Dang to Huay Kukap and trek to Mountain Doi Inthanon. If you are a beginner, you could enjoy basic trekking trails along Pilgrims trail up to Doi Suthep mountain.
Thrill-seekers who would love to set out on an adventure could trek up Doi Luang Chiang Dao, Thailand’s third tallest mountain. Enroute the Adventure tours in Chiang Mai, you can enjoy the lush forest cover, stunning landscapes around and many tribe villages.
Price: Starts INR 2,500 per adult
Camping promises Adventure in Chiang Mai right in the lap of Nature. There are several camping sites in Chiang Mai with all modern facilities like bathrooms, showers, and small huts/tents on rent that make camping hassle-free.
Some of the popular campsites in Chiang Mai include Doi Inthanon National park, The Mae Ping National Park, The Ob Luang National Park, Padang Camp, and Mae Taeng River Camp situated on the banks of Mae Taeng River. From the camp, you can expedite into the jungles with guided trekking and hiking tours or experience Adventure in Chiang Mai with activities like ziplining, bungee jumping, and river rafting.
Price: Starts INR 3,800 per adult
Elephant Care & Camping
Chiang Mai is the home to many domesticated elephants and the parks and sanctuaries that allow the tourists to camp with the elephants. On such camps, you can watch these huge mammals getting involved in their daily routine, feed them fresh bananas and sugarcane or even give them a nice bath in the nearby river.
Some of the best places in Chiang Mai to enjoy elephant camping are Rantong Save and Rescue Elephant Centre, Mae Ping Elephant Village, Maetaman Elephant Camp, and Maesa Elephant Camp.
Price: Starts INR 4750 per adult for full-day elephant camping programs
Gibbon Chiang Mai Segway Tour
The Gibbon Segway Tour tops the list of Adventure tours in Chiang Mai and lets you explore the rendezvous city of Chiang Mai leaving no stone unturned. The tour agency takes you on a guided tour around the attractions of Chiang Mai and its neighborhood and allows you to indulge in some of the Adventure in Chiang Mai like zip-lining, hiking and river rafting.
During the later part of the day, you will also be taken to the Mae Kampong village where you can visit interact with the friendly local people and get an insight into their daily routines.
Price: Starts INR 11,000 per adult for a 2-day tour
Hot Air Ballooning in Chiang Mai
Hot Air Ballooning is one of the most sought-after adventure activities in Chiang Mai that lets you float above the treetops and below the clouds. You can marvel at the bird’s eye view of the picturesque countryside landscapes like lush green rice paddies and forests below.
The feeling of the fresh wind caressing your face as you glide through in your hot air balloon is something to behold for a lifetime. Sunrise and sunset view from a hot air balloon are stunning and after the activity, a certificate to acknowledge your ride in a hot air balloon will also be signed and given by your pilot.
Price: Starts INR 20,000 per adult
You can paddle on the Mae Taeng River that runs through Chiang Mai and explore the untamed Nature of the city. The teeming mangrove forests, swift rapids of the Mae Taeng River, creepy caves and the steep rocks along the course of the river make kayaking win the best Adventure in Chiang Mai competition hands down.
You can also stop by many countryside villages and enjoy a meal or coffee and even go for a quick fishing session.
Price: Starts INR 4,600 per person for a full day kayak program