PROGRAMTrekking 2 Days 1 Night ( Doi Inthanon Area)
2 Days 1 Night ADVENTURE TREK ELEPHANT RIDING & BAMBOO RAFTING
This trek is designed for people who stay only a few days in Chiang Mai and do not have time to take part in our 3 days trek.
- Elephant riding 1hr.
- Bamboo rafting 1h
- Jungle walks of 3h, 0.5h
- Overnight stay near a Meo village
- Visit of a local market
- Shan hill-tribe village
- Transportation from and to hotel
- Trekking guides and porters
- Meals, tea, coffee
- A small sleeping bag
- A small backpack
- Accident insurance
- Safe place to leave your luggage during the trek
Please provide a copy of your passport (identification page, for the insurance).
Prices given are per person.
Children up to 9 years old 60% of adult price.
On a "joint trek" you will join with others (8 - 9 persons).
Pax = persons.
For private trek at least 2 adults, 1 Adult and 1 child pay price of 2 adults, 2 children are counted as 1 adult.
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. : Pick-up from hotel or guest-house by pick-up truck.
We will leave Chiang Mai on highway 108 past the airport to Sanphathong, an about 40 min. drive. We will make a stop at a local market. The guide will buy the food for the trek and you have time to buy some things you might need on the trek.
After an about 30 min. drive to the Mae Wang waterfalls at the Doi Inthanon National Park. Here we will make the mid-day break and and have lunch for about 1 hour. You can swim there if you like.
After the break we will start walking. For about 3 hours the guide will lead you through a wonderful evergreen jungle landscape, through bamboo forests, lianas, rhododendrons and lots of other vegetation. Also there are lots of beautiful birds.
The walk will lead us to a Meo hill-tribe village with a nearby waterfall, where we will stay over night.
The next morning, after breakfast we will walk for about 0.5 hour to the rubber boat landing to make an exciting ride down "Mae Wang" stream, for about an hour. After that a pick-up truck will bring us to Mae Mud village, a village of the Shan tribe. There we will have lunch.
After lunch we will go bamboo rafting on the Mae Wang Stream for about 1 hour. The rafts are made of bamboo stems fit together with ropes.
Then will make an adventurous elephant ride through the jungle for about 1 hour. After the elephant ride we will drive back to Chiang Mai where we will arrive at about 17:00 h.
Price 1,400THB/pax (Join Group)
What you should bring with you on the trek
- Hiking shoes or sport shoes (if possible not new ones)
- 1 copy of passport (ID-Card page), for insurance
- Mosquito repellent
- Clothes (long & short sleeves)
- Flashlight or torch
- Sun hat, sun screen
- Towel, soap, etc.
- Drinking water
- Toilet paper
- Swim wear
- A little money (1000 Baht in small denominations)
Posted by Aministrator | Updated : Wednesday, August 22, 2012 Time: 21:58:54 pm