In addition to a wide range of trekking, boating, elephant riding, and integration with various groups of hill tribes, you will have the opportunity to learn more about the diversity of the various hill tribe cultures, Lanna Thai people, and the people of Burma.

The Mae Taeng area offers stunning scenery and is a popular place for trekking experiences. Trekking Mae Taeng is located approx. 1 hour’s drive north of Chiang Mai. You get the opportunity to visit the beautiful area around Mae Taeng on this 2 day excursion with overnight stay at a Karen hill tribe.

On the excursion you will experience elephant trekking, waterfalls, hot spring, jungle, and bamboo rafting in Mae Taeng.

DAY 1: Chiang Mai – Local Market – Karen Hill Tribe – Elephant Feeding & Bathing (-/Lunch/Dinner)
9:00 – 9:30 AM:
Departure from Chiang Mai and drive north towards Mae Taeng. We make a brief stop at the local Mae Malai market to buy some food and vegetables needed for the ride. We then continue for a visit at the beautiful Mok Fah Waterfall where you can swim and relax.
Our trip then takes you to the Karen Hilltribe Village. Where you will enjoy a fantastic lunch. In the afternoon we continue to the next hill tribe village, Bann Pa Kao Lam,  by foot (aprox 3 1/2 hours hike). Here you can explore and learn more about their everyday life. During the afternoon you also get the oppurtunity to feed and bath the elephant in the river before dinner is served. After dinner there is a very nice bonfire where more stories and games are told by your guide.
Overnight will be spend at the Karen Village.  

DAY 2: Karen Hill Tribe – Bamboo rafting – Lahu Hill Tribe Village – Shan Village (Breakfast/Lunch/-)
07:30 AM:
Breakfast in the Karen village. After breakfast we continue by foot for 1 hour to the rafting point. Here we sale along the Tang River for around 2 1/2 hours, untill we reach the Shan Village, Bann Sob Kai. We will also visit the Lahu Hill Tribe Villa at Bann Pong Ngan on the way. A late delicious lunch will be served at Shan Village. Before depart and arrive back to your hotel around 17.00  

There will be an info meeting at your hotel in Chiang Mai the day before the excursion where you will receive information and be able to ask questions. The guide will come see you between 18:00 to 18:30 PM at your hotel reception.

***All times are aproximate ***

2500 THB per person

***All taxes and fees are included ***

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Your Hotel / Resort

09.00 – 09.30

Daily depending on the weather

This excursion is not suitable for children

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 Enjoy traditional bamboo rafting down Mae Tang River nearly 2 hours.

Trekking to the waterfall , you can swim and relax.

Visit Karen hill tribe village and overnight there


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