| Explore the breathtaking nature of the Chiang Mai -area with this simple, but educating and fun, easy hiking- tour.
Day 1 Chiang Mai (L/D)
Depart Chiang Mai around 09.00 a.m. by truck with a stop at a local market to buy some supplies. Then drive about 1,5 hrs. to the Doi Inthanon National Park area to visit the giant Vachiratharn Waterfall, one of the most beautiful falls in Northern Thailand. Afterwards continue to the Twin Pagodas; the buit by the Thai Army as a present to the King and Queen in commemoration of their birthdays. Local lunch box will be provided en route. Start trekking through the forest and hilly path for appr. 2 hrs. to Karen village. Local dinner cooked by your guide and overnight at the simple tribal house with the friendly Karen family.
Day 2 Chiang Mai (B/L)
After breakfast start trekking for appr. 2 hrs. to a waterfall and continue by road for about 20 minutes to an Elephant Camp. Enjoy an elephant ride for appr. 1 hr. Local Lunch will be provided at a local village restaurant and then continue journey by bamboo rafts on the river (rafting time appr. 1 hr. depends on the water level). Return to the city and drop off at the hotel or Chiang Mai Airport.
ACCOMMODATION : *basic local house*