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  • Being a natural and cultural destination you will find many things to do in Chiang Mai. It hosts a wide variety of historical temples and attractions all of which falls under walking distance from each other. Just backpack all your things and take a walk to Doi Suthep is considered to be one of the best spiritual destination which stands as a testimony to the refine architecture and a deep focus on the Lanna culture. For animal lovers, one can visit Chiang Mai Zoo which exhibits an impressive wildlife.

    The Chiang Mai Safari features Savanna safari, Predator Prowl, Jaguar Trail which you can travel via tramp or an foot. While wandering you cannot help but take notice of Wiang Kum Kam which is an ancient city which displays stone tables, Mon inscriptions. Buddhist sculpture, earthernware and pottery amongst others.
  • Adventurous Things to do in Chiang Mai

  • 02Invoke in Trekking

    With its amazing trekking trails, Thailand is definitely a haven for adventure enthusiasts. Chiang Mai deserves special mention because the landscapes here are remarkably beautiful. It is also home to Thailand’s 3rd tallest mountain, Doi Luang, which is at 2225m above sea level.



     Location: Some areas that provide you awesome trekking trails in Chiang Mai are Doi Inthanon National Park, Khao Yai National Park, Umphang and Chiang Deo. Trekking tours are available from 2 to 4 days in these areas.

    Highlights: Trekking across the national park crossing the two main rivers of Mae Tang & Ping can raise your adrenalin to great heights. If you love to see the remote village lifestyles, you can tour around areas of Umphang.

    Price:
     
    Approximate price ranges from 6200 THB to 16900 THB per person depending on the number of days
  • 032 Day Jungle Trekking & Camping Package

    2 Day Jungle Trekking & Camping Package
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      Code: 5276834
    About the Activity: 
    • Embark on an amazing journey through breathtaking landscapes of thick jungles near Chiang Mai.
    • Start your tour by getting picked up from your hotel or guesthouse in Chaing Mai at around 8:30 AM
    • After you get picked up you will be driven up north for around 1 and a half hours to the starting point of your amazing trekking experience. 
    • Stop by a quaint tribal village and learn the ways and lifestyle of the local tribes.
    • Start your 4-5 hour trek through the beautiful sprawling jungle, with abundant greenery and stunning  views. Visit a bat cave, relax and enjoy stunning nature around you before dipping into the waterfall for a relaxing swim. 
    • Stay at a pristine jungle camp and get closer to nature in the midst of abundant greenery.
    • Conclude your tour by trekking back to the car and depart for Chiang Mai at around 5:30 PM.
  • 04Chiang Mai City Cycling Tour

    Chiang Mai City Cycling Tour
    • h10 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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    About the Activity:
    • Begin your tour at about 9.00 AM in the morning from Chang Moi and get ready for  ultimate fun.
    • Visit Chiang Mai Historical Museum and Navel Temple to witness the 700 hundred year old white Buddha.
    • Marvel at the sights of Wat Phra Singh and admire the exquisite Buddha image of the mysterious origins.
    • Enjoy a delicious Thai lunch and then visit the Wat Chedi Luang which was once the home of the Emerald Buddha.
    • Visit the largest and dry goods market on the banks of the Ping River.
    • Ride through the Iron bridge and pedal through the Chaing Mai's Night Bazaar.
    • Stop at the famous temple built by the silversmith's to honor the Buddha and Lord Ganesh and admire their work.
    • End your trip at 7 PM with lots of memories.

  • 05Elephant Discovery

    Are you interested in learning about pachyderms and want to witness their lifestyle from up-close? Elephant discovery tours on Chiang Mai are great choices for you. Through these tours, you get to observe these elephants, feel them, understand their intelligence and develop a great bonding with them. You get to travel through scenic jungles and interact with tribal people in this tour.



    Location: These tours are available across all operators in Chiang Mai.

    Highlights: 
    The best thing about discovering elephants on these tours is that guests get to go the rain forest to find out the pachyderms. Elephants are not forced to stay anywhere in a camp but are allowed to roam around freely in the rain forest. Guests are given special training to deal with the elephants. 

    Price:   
    Approximate price starts from 2400 THB to 4500 THB per person

  • 06Multi Adventure Tour in Chiang Mai, Thailand

    Multi Adventure Tour in Chiang Mai, Thailand
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    • lChiang Mai
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      Code: 9994040
    About the Activity:
    Fixed Departure: Everyday
    • This 4 days/ 3 nights package exclusively takes you through the beautiful paths of Chiang Mai with some adventure activities such as white water rafting, mountain biking and trekking.
    • During your trip, you get a chance to explore the traditional sites of Chiang Mai, observe the very local lives of Thai people and enjoy their food as well.
    • Hike to Doi Suthep hilltop, enjoy biking through local villages up to Wiang Kum Kam and also indulge in river rafting in the Mae Taeng River.
    • This package is inclusive of food, accommodation and transportation during the trip that consists of airport pick up and drop off.
  • 07Flight of the Gibbon - Ziplining Tour at Chiang Mai

    Flight of the Gibbon - Ziplining Tour at Chiang Mai
    • h7 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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      Code: 4975899
    Flight of the Gibbon !
    • Embark on the longest zip-lining activity in Asia, at Chiang Mai to observe the green canopy with its inhabitants in a closer vision.
    • Relish the 5 kilometer long zip-lining with 30 stations and some are extended up to 50 meter above the valley floor.
    • Zipline on Asia's longest single zipline flight of 800 metres !
    • Get picked from your hotel in a Mini-Bus for different sets of zip-lining viz. for sunrise package: around 6:30am, for day package: around 08:30 AM or at 09:30 AM and for sunset package: between 12:30 and 01:30 PM.
    • Listen to the shrieking cicadas and bubbling mountain streams while you engage yourself in this adventure and enjoy the flight with the gibbons and have a rare contact with the wildlife.
    • The Flight of the Gibbon course is cleverly designed to make it as varied and exciting as possible. It isn’t just a case of ziplining from one platform to another. The length and height of the ziplines vary and they are interspersed with Indiana Jones-esque rope bridges to add to the action. 
    • Just when you begin to get comfortable with the ziplining, something new is around the corner to keep you on your toes.
    • You’re eased in to the action gently with a couple of short ziplines to make you feel comfortable before the ‘Big Daddy’ faces you. And when you see how fast the people in front of you appear to be going, the blood starts pumping through the veins.
    • You will spend a total of 3 hrs on the zipline.
    • Wind up the thrilling event after 7 hours and return to your hotel carrying a sack filled with tranquilizing experience.
  • 08Bungee Jumping

    Are you looking for some high adrenalin activities when you are visiting Chiang Mai? Bungee Jumping is one of the apt choices for you. Free fall from a height and experience nature in a topsy-turvy way. Don't miss a chance to try this exciting activity while you are in Chiang Mai.

    Location: 
    Jungle Bungee Jump Centre.

    Highlights: Bungee jumps at Chiang Mai are located at at least 50m above sea level and provides you with a scary yet exciting view of the beautiful island below in all its greatness. Guests can be assured of their safety as they are seated comfortably on high-quality and highly durable electronic machines. All jumpers are given insurance along with goodies like T-shirts, certificates and CDs. As you go up, you will feel excited about seeing people look like ants below.

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 2000 THB to 3000 THB per person
  • 09Kayaking

    Water activities are best enjoyed in the northern part of Thailand. When you come to Chiang Mai, enjoy Kayaking like never before, without any apprehensions. You will be provided with all the requisite training and gears for the same, so you will have nothing to fear.

     

    Image Credits : Lynne Hand



    Location: All over the island, especially Mae Ngat Valley, Mae Wang Valley, Chiang Dao Jungle, Sirilanna National Park etc. These trips can be undertaken all through the year.

    Highlights: 
    Enjoy the excellent scenes presented by lush, green & dense forest as the natural force of water takes you along in your respective kayaks. If you have an eye for adventure, you can choose jungle kayaking trips as well, as it will take you through to the remotest areas of Chiang Mai forests.

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 1700 THB to 5500 THB per person based on the route chosen and the challenges involved
  • 10Adventurous Mountain Biking

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    With its excellent & adventurous roads, Chiang Mai is a haven for mountain bikers. You can drive down leisurely to see the hills and lakes move past you or you can travel through remote villages to see the culture of the tribal people living here.

    Image Credits : Scott Pulver



    Location: Doi Suthep National Park is the area from where most of the hikes begin.

    Highlights: Try out the cross country rides, downhill bike trips, mountain range trips, scenic trips and leisure rides when you visit Chiang Mai. This is not only a great fitness exercise but will help you appreciate the natural extravaganza of Chiang Mai in a better way.

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 1250 THB to 2700 THB depending on the level
  • 11ATV

    One of the best ways to explore Chiang Mai fully is by undertaking ATV (All -Terrain Vehicle) tours. As the name indicates, these vehicles are apt for all kinds of challenging terrains available in the market. Imported vehicles with high-quality safety standards are used for these tours.

     



    Location: All over the island.

    Highlights: These tours are very much in demand, so book in advance to ride through mountains, forests, waterfalls, lakes, streams and other beautiful landmark sites of Chiang Mai. Take up these off road trips without fail as the thrill that you get when you ride your own ATVs is something that cannot be described in words.

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 1950 THB to 3950 THB per person depending in the capacity of the vehicles.

  • 12Indulge in Cycling

    Cycling is one of the best forms of exercise for one’s body. To stress this importance and to make tourists understand the beauty of the island better, Chiang Mai operates many bicycle tours. Admire the breathtaking beauty of this region while cycling in Chiang Mai. Guests taking up cycling tours will be accompanied by guides who will show you the way and alert you of any photo-worthy spots on the way. They train you fully well to ride on the tough terrains. All of these tours are certified by Thailand Tourism Authority; so guests have nothing to be apprehensive about.



    Location – Nam Phrae Hills, Buddhist Monasteries, Doi Lom and much more.

    Highlights –You can opt for half a day, one day, 2 days or 3 days tours based on your time and budget constraints. Tours are categorised by difficulty levels; hence you can choose the one that suits you the best. 

    Price
    – Around THB1550 for half a day tours, THB2100 for full day tours, THB4200 for 2-day tours and THB 5900 for 3-day tours.


  • 13Rock Climbing

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    There are many limestone caverns and rocks in the hills of Chiang Mai. This makes rock climbing one of the exciting adventure sports activities here. Thailand is becoming one of the hubs of rock climbing, thanks to Chiang Mai Island.



    Location: Crazy Horse Buttress is where this activity starts taking action. The place has 16 crags and 200 sports routes that offer unlimited entertainment to tourists coming here. Rock climbing is done all through the year at this place.

    Highlights: Ensure that you have all the safety gear and equipment necessary for rock climbing before you proceed. All gears are available for rent at famous rock climbing venues in Thailand on a piece by piece basis or as a full set. 

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 1875 THB to 3195 THB per person
  • 14Meet the Challenge with White Water Rafting

    The beautiful rivers of Northern Thailand combined with excellent natural elements like climate, mountains, and abundance of natural beauty, are perfect places if you want to enjoy white water rafting. Bring out the best in you as you break through the waves of the crystal clear water. This is a double treat for the adventure seekers and the nature lovers. Location: Mae Wong River. You can choose from only white water rafting or you can combine this with elephant discovery and moon rafting tours as well.

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    Location: Mae Wong River. You can choose from only white water rafting or you can combine this with elephant discovery and moon rafting tours as well.

    Highlights:
     Whitewater rafting can be enjoyed here through the months of July to March, as this is when the rivers are in full flow. English speaking tourist guides inform you of all the precautions that you should take and train you very well before you take up the trip. TThetours are accredited by the Thailand Tourism Authority; hence, you can be pretty assured about their quality. 

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 1800 THB to 4000 THB per person depending on the inclusions and the trip

  • 15Elephant Camp

    Thailand is famous for elephants. There are lots of elephant camps here, especially on the northern side, which tourists can enjoy to a great extent. Chiang Mai is no exception to this rule. Through these elephant camps, you develop a special relationship with the pachyderms and get to observe them closely.



    Location: Though there are many elephant camps in Chiang Mai, some of the famous ones are Patara, Four Seasons Golden Triangle Tented Camps, Elephant Nature Park, Thai Elephant Conservation Centre, Chai Lai Orchid and Baanchang Elephant Park.

    Highlights: Choose only those tours where you get to ride naturally on the elephant’s back. If there are any straps or seats tied around the elephants or if tours involve seating 2 people on an elephant, avoid it all costs, as these can be quite stressful and dangerous for the welfare of these animals. 

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 5800 THB for full day and 3800 THB for half day per person
    Elephant Camp and Orchid Sightseeing Tour in Chiang Mai

    Elephant Camp and Orchid Sightseeing Tour in Chiang Mai

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  • 16Full Day Trekking & Bamboo Rafting Package

    Full Day Trekking & Bamboo Rafting Package
    • h10 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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      Code: 5276834
    About the Activity: 
    • Embark on an amazing journey through breathtaking landscapes of thick jungles near Chiang Mai.
    • Start your tour by getting picked up from your hotel or guesthouse in Chaing Mai at around 8:30 AM
    • After you get picked up you will be driven up north for around 1 and a half hours to the starting point of your amazing trekking experience. 
    • Start your 3 hour trek through the beautiful sprawling jungle, with abundant greenery and stunning  views. Visit a bat cave and relax and enjoy nature around you before dipping into the eaterfall fro a relaxing swim. 
    • Enjoy an amazing bamboo rafting experience in a nearby river. 
    • Conclude you tour with amazing memories as you drive back to Chiang Mai at around 5:30 PM.
  • Fun Things to do in Chiang Mai

  • 18Doi Inthanon National Park

    This place is a must-visit for adventure lovers. The park forms part of the Doi Inthanon mountain range, a part of the mighty Himalayas. There are many small and big peaks here with heights of about 865m to 2565m above sea level. Doi Intahnon is the tallest mountain in Thailand.



    Location – Chom Thong District.

    Highlights – The view from here is absolutely stunning. Take a trek through to the peaks, enjoy the early morning sunrise, waterfalls and don’t miss the Siamese sakura flowers in full bloom during the months of December & January. Main camp site, the tall summit, Two huge stupas (Phra Mahathat Naphamethanidon & Nophamethanidon), Kaew Mae Pan Nature Trails, Bird-watching, large number of waterfalls and Brichinda Cave are the major highlights.

    Price: 
    50 THB per person and 20 THB per child for the locals; 300 THB and 150 THB per child for foreigners
  • 19Visit Art In Paradise 3D Museum

    Chiang Mai, one of the famous islands in northern Thailand, is a land of many treasures and gems. Art in Paradise 3D Museum is one of them. This is a museum which houses interactive and creative images using lots of techniques. This museum was constructed by a Korean, Jang Kyu Suk and it has paintings done by 14 painters from Korea.


     
    Location – Chang Klan Road.

    Highlights: A total of 130 creative and visual paintings of the museum can be put into 6 main compartments – underwater world zone, wildlife zone, classic art zone, East Zone, European Zone and surreal art zone. Illusion art is the major highlight of this museum. This is the world’s biggest 3D art museum. 

    Timings: 
    Open from 9AM to 9PM on all days of the week.

    Price: 
    180 THB per person and 120 THB per child for the local, 300 THB per person and 200 THB per child for foreigners

  • 20Up and Above in Hot Air Balloon

    A trip to the island of Chiang Mai is definitely incomplete without a ride on a hot air balloon. Go past the magnificent mountains and look for the lush green land below, where nature is in its most sublime form. As you go past the beautiful streams, lakes, and waterfalls, you feel on top of the world – literally and figuratively.

    Image Credits : Mr & Mrs Backpacker



    Location: Usually Horizon Village Resort, located at about 10km from Chiang Mai.

    Highlights: Pilots of hot air balloons usually take off from the Horizon Village& Resort at Chiang Mai; however details may change based on weather conditions. Stay alert and look for updates from your tour operators on balloon venue and take off timings. Post your flight, enjoy the complimentary breakfast buffet with Champagne celebrations at this resort. Get a flight certificate issued by the pilot as well. 

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 8970 THB per person

  • Things to do in Chiang Mai at Night

  • 22Head out for a Night Safari

    Experiencing a night safari is probably one of the rarest experiences that you will get to enjoy in Chiang Mai. The nocturnal zoo here is only the world’s third such zoo and an important landmark destination for tourists arriving here.



    Location: Hang Dong District.

    Highlights:
     This is the only place in Thailand , where you can spot close to 1400 animals (including 134 endangered species) taken care of in a very professional way. Do not miss the exciting shows that happen here in the form of Tiger Shows, Night Predators and others. There is a mobile audio tour and musical fountain to give you amazing company in this zoo which is open from 11AM to 10PM on all days of the week. There are educational centres for kids as well, where children get to learn about new animals.

    Price: Approximate price starts from 880 THB per adult and 400 THB per child

  • Offbeat Things to do in Chiang Mai

  • 24Bo Sang Handicraft Village

    Bo Sang Handicraft Village at Chiang Mai is one of the best places to go if you are a keen lover of handicrafts. If you have been amazed by Thai handicrafts all the while, this village is the place where you get to witness the process of making these high-quality items like fans, paper lamps, wallets and all related products. Do not miss the Bo Sang Umbrella & San Kamphaeng Handicrafts Fair conducted here during the 3rd weekend of January.

     



    Location: About 8km towards the south-east of Chiang Mai.

    Highlights
    : From here, you get to purchase the best quality of umbrellas & parasols in the world. The prices are highly reasonable for the quality. You can purchase excellent souvenirs from here at highly affordable costs; the artisans do not try to exploit you, so you don’t have to negotiate with them.

  • 25Fishing

    When you come to Chiang Mia, one of the most beautiful islands in Northern Thailand, you must compulsorily try out fishing here. Most of the resorts organise fishing tours and also provide you guides who will train you on how to attract fishes with relevant baits. If you are lucky, you can get hold of a huge catfish and get it cooked fresh from your resort’s kitchen.



    Location: There are 4 main areas where you can try out fishing – Bo Sang Fishing Park, Chiang Mai Fishing Park, Pai Piranha Fishing Park and Teak Tree Fishing Park.

    Highlights: 
    One of the key aspects of fishing in Thailand is that you get absolute peace as the resorts give you private access to certain key fishing areas. There are hundreds of species of fishes in these lakes.

    Price: 
    Approximate price starts from 6000 THB per person

  • 26Elephant Nature Park

    Based in Ratmakka Road, the Elephant Nature Park offers an excellent tour programs for its visitors which includes scenic and adventurous trips and multiple ways to be up close with the gigantic mammals and know more about their conservation of the same. The paved pathway of the ruiral countryside in the Nature Park provide an ideal site for a drive and visualize plenty of rescued animals leaving happily and roaming in the sanctuary. There are special programs which entitles hands on experience with the beautiful elephants and taking care of them. The park has exclusive pick up and drop facility for the visitors. There are arrangements of single day visit, multi day visit and also an exclusive package for night stay.



    Location
    : 1 Ratmakka Road, Phra Sing, Chiang Mai, Thailand

    Timing: 8am-5:30pm

    Price: Single day visit (with transport & lunch) 2,500 Baht (adults), 1,250 Baht (children)
  • 27Kalare Night Market

    Based towards the end of Night Bazaar, this is one of the prominent markets of Thailand, though the same remains much less crowded. It is much less hectic and it holds a host of shops like artistic studios, garment shops, Jewellery stores, accessories, shoes, gift items and souvenirs. This is almost like an undercover arcade where there are various shops and food court supporting coupon dinning. Here one can find foods of all kinds and can enjoy delicious cuisine of almost all continents. Other attractions here include Thai dance performances which changes every week and puppet shoe which is quite popular among the young crowd. The Warorot Market at a distance of 2 minutes from Kalare Night Market is famous for fresh vegetables and meat.



    Open on
    : Mon to Sunday, from 7pm to Midnight

    Highlights: Have a sketch of own by talented sketch artists

    Location: Chang Khlan Road, Thailand
  • 28Trek to Mountain Doi Inthanon

    The Doi Inathanon hike is one of the popular hiking trails for adventure lovers. It is the highest mountain peak at 2565 meters at about 100km south west of Chiang Mai. The hiking trail starts from road 1009 and covers a distance of 4.5kms which takes about 3-5 hours time depending on the hikers to the summit of Doi Inthanon. Immense natural beauty covers the trail with dark evergreen forest and sight of colourful birds. It is better to take a guide at the base of the trekking trail as they have good idea about the roads within the forests and they can share the knowledge about the area too. The guides are usually from the local villages and charges approximately 200 Baht for the trip. The park also charges a fee for its natural trail. It’s about 100 Baht for foreigners, 20 Baht for Thais and 30 Baht for the car.



    Difficulty Level
    : Moderate

    Best season for trekking: Almost throughout the year
  • 29Baan Pha Dang to Huay Kukap

    When exploring nature along with fetching a decent knowledge about the hilly tribes is the motive behind a trekking trip then Chiang Mai trekking tours are the best, specially the Baan PHA Dang to Huay Kukap trek. The 3 hours trekking trail starts from the meditation cliffs and traverses through the exotic mountain cliffs, meandering streams and several local villages comprising of Hill tribes. Being a part of panoramic Northern Thailand it crosses eye catching destinations on its way like Mae Taman and finally reaches Huay Kukap which is popular for the beautiful hill tribe village. The best part of this trekking trip is enjoying the up close the lifestyle of the villagers and knowing more about their days in this area. The trekking can be done by trekkers with minimal knowledge or by amateurs by following the guidelines of the authorities.



    Difficulty Level
    : Moderate

    Best season for trekking: During cooler days of December to February
  • 30Chiang Mai City and Temple Tour

    Chiang Mai City and Temple Tour
    • h4 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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    About the Activity:
    • Get picked up from your hotel at 08:30 AM to engage in this half-day Chiang Mai temple tour and explore the most famous historic structures of the city.
    • Stop at the old city walls, gates and a local markets to taste some authentic northern Thai food like never before.
    • Visit the Wat Phra sing which is home to the beautiful Lai Kham Chapel with its exquisite woodcarving and northern style mural painting.
    • Get a chance to explore the ruined Wat Chiang Man, the city's oldest temple and extremely popular for a Chedi bolstered by columns.
    • This is a 4 hour activity and can be availed at two time intervals 08.30 AM - 12.00 PM and 01.30 PM -04.00 PM.
    • Conclude this tour with exciting memories after getting dropped off to your Hotel.
  • 31Doi Suthep and Meo Village Tour in Chiang Mai

    Doi Suthep and Meo Village Tour in Chiang Mai
    • h4 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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    About the Activity:
    • Get picked up from your hotel at Chiang Mai around 09:00 AM to engage in this half-day Chiang Mai temple tour to explore the most famous historic structures of the city.
    • Stop at the old city walls, gates and a local markets to taste some authentic northern Thai food like never before.
    • Visit the Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep which is home to the holy relic of Lord Buddha.
    • Witness the the traditional and exquisite woodcarving and northern style mural painting.
    • Before concluding the tour explore the primitive Meo Pui village, a community known for its unique culture and colorful costumes, wind up the tour by 02:00 PM.
  • 32Elephant Camp and Orchid Sightseeing Tour in Chiang Mai

    Elephant Camp and Orchid Sightseeing Tour in Chiang Mai
    • h4 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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    About the Activity:
    • Get picked up from your hotel around 08:00 AM at Chiang Mai and travel to the Mae Sa Elephant Camp.
    • Explore Mae Sa’s Elephant Camp and its exotic Orchid and Butterfly Farm.
    • Witness the elephant's demonstrate their daily work and take a leisurely stroll through the colorful orchids while the beautiful butterflies flutter around you.
    • Marvel at the colorful array of flowers while the beautiful butterfly flock them. 
    • After wandering around this scenic elephant camp and the orchard, get ready for your return journey around 12:00 noon.
  • 33Elephant Camp Tour and Ox Cart Ride in Chiang Mai

    Elephant Camp Tour and Ox Cart Ride in Chiang Mai
    • h7 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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    • Kaite
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    About the Activity:
    • Get picked up from your hotel around 09:00 AM and embark on this trip to the Elephant Park and watch the magnificent elephants bathe and demonstrate their skills. 
    • Witness the demonstration as they pick up tiny objects with their massive trunks and perform.
    • Climb on the elephant's back and ride down through a slope and into a river to observe the rich flora and fauna and to enjoy the ride.
    • As you return to land and enter the lush jungle, stop by at a small Lisu Hill tribe village to observe this indigenous life and culture. 
    • After your all the fun which you had, get a chance to thrill yourself again, enjoy a delightful Ox-cart ride while going to the camp for lunch.
    • Post lunch, cruise at the river on a bamboo raft and return back to the main land around 04:00 PM.
  • 345d/4n Chiang Mai Cycling Tour

    5d/4n Chiang Mai Cycling Tour
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    About the Activity:
    • If you are in search of a holiday with your family with some adventure and fitness activities, then this tour is a perfect tour for you.
    • Start your journey after reaching Chiang Mai - a pick will be sent to pick you from the airport.
    •  At any time and explore the beautiful city of Chiang Mai, which was the capital of the former Lanna Kingdom. 
    • Visit the ancient temples and historical sites of Chiang Mai to learn about the cultural history of the place.
    • Explore the beautiful roads and landscapes as you paddle through the rice fields, foothills and small country villages of the Chiang Mai region.
    • End your tour with the exhilarating zip line ride in the forest canopy where you swing from tree to tree high above the ground.
    • You will be transferred to your airport with a one and a half hour journey after finishing your lunch.
  • 354d/3n Family Cycling Tour of Chiang Mai

    4d/3n Family Cycling Tour of Chiang Mai
    • d4 Daysn3 Nights
    • lChiang Mai
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    • William
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    About the Activity:
    • If you are in search of a holiday with your family with some adventure and fitness, this tour is a perfect fit for you.
    • Arrive Chiang Mai at any time - pick up will be provided from airport.
    • Start your journey by exploring the beautiful city of Chiang Mai, which was the capital of the former Lanna Kingdom. 
    • Visit the ancient temples and historical sites of Chiang Mai and embark on a four day cycling tour.
    • Explore the beautiful roads and the landscapes as you paddle down through the rice fields, foothills and small country villages of Chiang Mai region.
    • End your tour with the exhilarating zip line ride in the forest canopy where you swing from tree to tree high above the ground.
    • You will be transferred to Chiang Mai after lunch where your tour comes to an end on the fourth day.
  • 36Biking Trip to Historic City of Chiang Mai

    Biking Trip to Historic City of Chiang Mai
    • h4 Hours
    • lChiang Mai
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    About the Activity:
    • Embark on this cycling tour at about 9.15 AM in the morning at Chang Moi and get ready to explore the mesmerizing beauty of this region.
    • Discovers the charms of the old city, Chaing Mai and visit some of the main sights as you ride.
    • Ride through the lanes of the ancient temples ruin and explore the the ancient Marble and Crystal Buddha images engraved on the wall of Chiang Mai. 
    • Learn about the city's history and culture when you visit its grandest monument - Wat Chedi Luang.
    • Cycle through the Tha Phae gate which was once the the entrance for the traders.
    • Explore the open market of Somphet near Tha Phae gate and learn a bit about food popular in this city.
    • Conclude your tour at 1.30 PM.
  • 37Countryside Cycling Trip near Chiang Mai

    Countryside Cycling Trip near Chiang Mai
    • h9 Hours
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    About the Activity:

    • Spend a day out cycling the Chiang Mai Countryside. The bicycle tour starts with a train ride from Chiang Mai to Lamphun. 
    • Visit some historical temples in this ancient capital before biking back to Chiang Mai through the countryside and forested foothills.
    • From the historic Lamphun train station bike the quiet streets of the small city, which was once the capital of an ancient Mon Kingdom, to the famous Wat Phra That Hariphunchai. 
    • From here start cycling across the countryside biking through villages, along canals and tree lined lanes. 
    • Enjoy a simple Thai lunch in a village market. Then bike  through paddy fields until we come upon the famous wood carving village of Ban Tawai. Meander on through country lanes and the foothills of Doi Suthep to a Beekeeping Center.
    • After biking up and down a few hills on forested lanes the tour arrives at the forest temple of Wat Umong before returning to the city of Chiang Mai.
  • 38Cycling Tour to Hidden Valley Loop in Chiang Mai

    Cycling Tour to Hidden Valley Loop in Chiang Mai
    • h8 Hours
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    About the Activity:

    • Cycle from Chiang Mai’s city center up and over forested foothills to the valley beyond. This bike ride is for those who like a little challenge with a few small hills and one fairly steep, but short. Ride through forest and through country fields looping back partially along the same route to finish at Grasshopper’s Chiang Mai office.
    • This is a tour for those who want a little challenge and like riding hills. Biking out from Chiang Mai's old city through the campus of Chiang Mai University, the first stop is at the forest temple of Wat Umong. Cycling on over rolling hills we start our climb up Doi Gom, a steep but short climb.
    • After a little rest cycle down a winding road through forest to the valley of Sameong. The next stop is at the village temple of Ban Pong. Biking on through rice paddies and village lanes we eventually reach a Bee Keeping Training Center. From here we pedal back along the same route passing Wat Umong and then back to the Grasshopper Shop in Chiang Mai's Old City

    Timings : 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

  • 39Rafting and Trekking in Chiang Mai

    Rafting and Trekking in Chiang Mai
    • h11 Hours
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    About the Activity:
    • If your are planning to make your bucket list with some adventure activities, never miss the combination of 10 kilometer rafting and 3 hour trekking in Chiang Mai.
    • Head to indulge in such a breath taking activity after being picked up from your hotel at Chiang Mai around 08:30 AM.
    • Set out for a visit to the small village, Sop Kai where you will get a briefing about the activity and a class III-IV rapid section in rafting, feel the thrill while you raft along Mae Taeng river.
    • Post lunch, make the opportunity to trek along the lush green jungle, down the way from Huay Kukap.
    • Reach Tadmok waterfall which is a popular swimming hole, continue walking down to the rendezvous points along the river.
    • Wind up the tour after 11 hours of pure adventure and thrill, get back to your hotel around 07:00 PM in the evening.

Attractions

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Warorot Market (Kad Luang)

Situated approximately two minutes from the Chang Mai Night Bazaar and sitting beside the Ping River, Warorot Market is a daytime hub of Locals. It opens early in the morning and closes when dark. You can buy almost anything from here. This is basically a Local market where you get goods better than a tourist market at even cheaper prices.

Highlights: Everything is here, fresh vegetables, fruits, flowers, bakery items, handicrafts, souvenirs, ceramics, clothes etc. Also, it is an amazing place to try on local snacks and sweets from the food stalls in this market. There are back and side streets around the Warorot market full of hill tribe and Northern Thai Handicraft products. Visiting this market is a must when you are at Chang Mai to witness local Thai shopping.

Location: Near the Chang Mai Night Bazaar, by river Ping.

Price: The experience is free. 
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Maesa Elephant Camp

If the love is for Asian elephants then the apt place to get close to them is the Maesa Elephant Camp. The camp is by far the largest one in assembly of domestic elephants in the Northern part of Thailand. It also showcases the most entertaining as well as educational elephant show which has managed to enlist itself in Guinness book of Records 2005. The camp houses nearly 80 elephants which were all employed in timber and logging industries but with modern process they are all now taken care of in these centres for conservation and training. Visitors can enjoy the location playing with the baby elephants, feeding and bathing them and also interacting with the same. The elephants draw excellent pictures which can be purchased here.



Location
: Tapae Road, North of Mae Rim, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Price: Entry: 200 Baht,

Elephant ride: 1200 Baht for 1 hour and 800 Baht for 30mins
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Saturday Walking street market

Based on the opposite side of Chiang Mai Gate, Wui Lai Market or Saturday Market is another popular market in Thailand. On every Saturday the 1 km stretch market area remains close to traffic so that visitors and locals can shuffle around various shops and purchase goods according to preference. There are plenty of shops in Saturday Market almost like Sunday Market on all goods but the silversmiths shops are the primary attraction here because of the silverware sculptures and goods available here. Apart from this one can find clothing, belts, lanterns, candles, perfume, shoes, street performers, food stalls, sketch artists, wood carvings and woodwork ornaments, housewares etc. Evening time remains entertained with local night show and puppet show.

 

Open on
: Mon to Sunday, from 4pm to Midnight

Highlights: Thai Massage and 7 Eleven Supermarket.

Location: Wu Lai Road, Thailand
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Anusarn Night Market

Based near the bottom end of famous Chiang Mai Night Bazaar, this market is a pleasure to visit. Having its own charm this is equally popular as the famous Night Bazaar. During day time the vendors of the market are usually are not present though the eateries, bars and permanent shops remain open. The market starts in the evening and the key attraction of the market is the low cost delicious meals available here. Be it Asian, Seafood or Indian cuisine all remains available here. Another attraction is the open air Thai message which charges around 60 THB for ½ hour and 120 THB for 1 hour. Apart from this one can find shops of all kinds of goods that includes clothing, electronic items, gift items, accessories, shoes, music stores, and household items

 

Open on
: Mon to Sunday, from 7pm to Midnight

Highlights: Fish Massage

Location: Chang Khlan Road, Thailand
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Chang Puak Gate Night Market

One of the most attractive markets Chang Puak Hate Night Market is quite famous among the tourists. For all those who love to walk around the streets and check out different shops this is the ideal location. With outstanding collection of various goods like clothing, perfume, , wood carvings and woodwork ornaments, shoes, street performers, belts, lanterns, candles, food stalls, sketch artists, house wares one can find it all here. It is quite crowded place and there are unique vendors who sells exclusive Thai foods which is quite delicious and mouth watering. Apart from this there are other stores of clothing, shoes, and accessories with reasonably good stock.



Open on
: Mon to Sunday, from 4pm to Midnight

Highlights: Thai Massage

Location: Prathu Chand Puak, Thailand
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Chiang Dao Elephant Camp - Training Center

At Chiang Dao Elephant Camp - Training Center primary importance is given towards making the elephants feel comfortable in a natural environment. As a result the camp provides an experience to its visitors which combine both jungle activities and training schedules with a one to one interaction with a single elephant making the whole experience more interesting and absolutely unforgettable. There are about 32 elephants which provide excellent rides in the adjacent teak forest and the nearby Ping River. The highlight of the destination is watching the baby elephants get trained in the morning with lessons on how to walk, how to bath etc. Bamboo rafting sessions are also available here on the Ping River. A visit to hill tribe village is also organised.



Location
Chiang Mai-Fang Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Timing: Open daily from 7 am Price: Starting from 60 Baht.
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Four Seasons Golden Triangle Tented Camp

65km from Chiang Mai International Airport, the Four Seasons Golden Triangle Tented Camp is a ideal location to enjoy elephant trekking, pleasant stay, excellent meals and superb spa treatment. The arrangements are superb with 15 tents with white crisp bedding, copper tubs, and leather recliners setting the jungle safari mood. The brilliant ambience of the forested environment, the excellent elephant rides and superior Thai massage after a elephant rides along with excellent relaxation makes it a preferred destination in Thailand.



One can explore the flora and fauna, get up close with the elephants and enjoy a entertaining day with the luxury of a resort to stay. Riverside pool and river boat trips are some additional entertaining activities done here.

Location: 4 hours drive from Chiang Mai City.




















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Chai Lai Orchid Elephant Camp

To experience the best eco travel tour and immerse in the beauties of nature Chai Lai Orchid Elephant Camp is the best experience. One can spend the days, feeding, bathing, playing and taking care of the gentle giants. There is option for elephant ride which is equally interesting. The visitors of this camp need to accommodate in eco hut and enjoy the panoramic beauty of nature. Be it river rafting or swimming in the cool pools, enjoying the mountain sun or tasting the sweetest juicy fresh fruits, life here is simply entertaining.



Elephant experience here can be either enjoyed with a single elephant or with shared elephant. With friendly staff and excellent trainers the experience is a pleasant one guaranteed.

Location: Mae Win, Mae Wang, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Thai Elephant Home

One of the best destinations to enjoy brilliant time with the gentle giants, Thai Elephant Home is located in Chiang Mai in northern Thailand. The camp has sufficient number of elephants all rescued and conserved in the camp to make them lead a happy life. Tourist can visit the destination and enjoy feeding, bathing and taking care of both the bigger and baby elephants.



There are several packages which can be opted for to ensure some decent time spent playing with these animals. It’s a eco friendly tourism where apart from enjoying the elephants one can also take pleasure in beautiful lush greenery and natural pools. The home has beautiful eco huts on a twin sharing basis with all necessary utilities for travellers to enjoy their stay for as long as they want.

Location
: 2 Kuedchang Maetang Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Sunday Walking Market

Based almost in the middle of the old walled city area of Chiang Mai, the market stretches for almost a km from Phae Gate to Ratchadamnoen Road. The road also famous by the name of walking street remains close on Sunday for the traffic so that all can enjoy the Sunday Market here. The Sunday Market remains very much crowded with both locals as well as tourists. Unlike Night Bazaar one can find here exclusive handicrafts and art of the Northern Thai inhabitants. There are shops of various other goods like clothing, accessories, home décor etc which are perfect for both own use and gifting others. After dark, the Sunday market gets more entertaining with different dance shows and entertaining programs. It’s a km long market and has much to explore.



Open on
: Mon to Sunday, from 4pm to Midnight

Highlights: Thai Foot Massage

Location: Ratchadamnoen Road, Thailand
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Baan Chang Elephant Park

Based at a distance of 50 minutes from Chiang Mai, The Baan Chang Elephant Park is a beautiful sanctuary located at Mae Taeng. The place is by far one of the best locations to be up close with elephants and enjoy quality time with them. It’s a beautiful park dedicated to provide good life to the elephants. The special program named as Magical Elephant Mahout Training is scheduled here to make the visitors learn, know more and interact with this giant, clam and beautiful animal. Elephant feeding, elephant bath, bare back elephant ride, their medication and interacting with them all are included in this program. It organizes usually a day tour where lunch is included in the package.



Location
: Ratchadamnoen, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Price: Starting from 2900 Baht
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Rantong Save and Rescue Elephant Centre

Rantong Save and Rescue Elephant Centre were established in 2009 with the motive of rescuing ill-treated elephants and saving them with proper shelter, food and healthcare. Though this initiative started with a single elephant but it later on got transferred into a business. Tourists visit this destination on a daily basis and enjoy interacting with the elephants and help them in their daily schedule which is an equally interesting activity. In the centre there are various single day programs as well as a multiple day schedules and transportation is available from the hotel. There are exclusive riding tours available which can be included in the package. White water rafting is an entertaining activity in this center. Another popular program here is the baby care programs where one needs to take care of the baby elephants and spend time with them. Its a memorable experience for all.

 

Location
: Chiang Mai, Thailand

Timing: 8am-5:00pm
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The Tiger Kingdom

The Tiger Kingdom is a great combination of tourism with wildlife preservation. The preservation provides the opportunity to get up close and personal with several Indochinese tigers of varying ages and sizes that have been raised by hand in captivity since birth. The vicinity also boasts facilities to camp for the night with several amenities.



Location:  Located right next to the Go?Kart track in Kathu at the foot of Patong Hill. 

Things to Keep in Mind: Before entering the visitors are asked to leave the belongings outside in a locker, remove your shoes and wash hands.

Timings: Open daily from 9 AM to 6 PM.

Price: The approximate entrance fee is around 800 Baht.
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Kalare Night Market

Based towards the end of Night Bazaar, this is one of the prominent markets of Thailand, though the same remains much less crowded. It is much less hectic and it holds a host of shops like artistic studios, garment shops, Jewellery stores, accessories, shoes, gift items and souvenirs. This is almost like an undercover arcade where there are various shops and food court supporting coupon dinning. Here one can find foods of all kinds and can enjoy delicious cuisine of almost all continents. Other attractions here include Thai dance performances which changes every week and puppet shoe which is quite popular among the young crowd. The Warorot Market at a distance of 2 minutes from Kalare Night Market is famous for fresh vegetables and meat.



Open on
: Mon to Sunday, from 7pm to Midnight

Highlights: Have a sketch of own by talented sketch artists

Location: Chang Khlan Road, Thailand
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White Sands of Turtle Island

Ko Tao or Turtle Island has gained its latter name owing to its resemblance to a turtle nose-diving towards neighboring island of KoPhaNgan. This easily accessible island is much more laid back and is known for providing a completely soothing experience to all its guests as compared to neighboring islands. The powdery white sand touching the azure waters of the beach and the beautiful lining of the coconut trees are certain ingredients that make this place a perfect vacation destination.


Things to Do: Apart from all the pristine beauty there are two specific elements that make this island all the more popular – coral reefs and colorful fish. While here, get ready to explore these stunning beauties by embarking on a thrilling snorkeling trip. At some specific intervals,it is even possible to feed the fish – get ready to dazzle yourself while feeding these diversifies school of fishes.

Getting There: Ko Tao Island is easily accessible via ferry from both KoSamui and KoPhaNgan. You can even opt for an overnight bus journey from Bangkok to Chumphon which will then be connected via boat ride to Ko Tao

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The Night Bazaar

Based on the eastern side of the old walled city, on the Chang Khlan Road, The Night Bazaar is one of the preferred destinations for the shopping lovers. During the day hours the place remains filled with shops, restaurant, snacks eateries, pizza outlets and shopping arcade but all this only fails to match the charm that the Night Bazaar produces in the same location. One can find here goods of all kinds be it clothing, electronic items, accessories, shoes, household items and many others. The key skills for shopping here is bargaining so for the best deal bargain more. About 20 to 30 percent reduction in the prices asked should be made for good deal. There is availability of both branded and local goods.



Open on
: Monday to Sunday, from dusk to Midnight

Highlights: Daddy’s Pizza and Steakhouse Restaurant serving Chinese food.

Location: Chang Khlan Road, Thailand

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