A great budget tour: Tour code: 107 Morning Alms Offering + Bamboo + Elephant Interaction + Long Neck Hill Tribe Village
Price: 3,900 Baht / Person
Pick up times: Morning - 6.40 am
Tour code: 107.
Morning alms offering + Bamboo or Sicky waterfalls option + Elephant interaction + long neck hill tribe village
Pick up 6:40 am / 6.00 pm. approx. finish Type of Tour:
Architecture, Safari, Culture, Family Leisure
6:40 a.m. Pick up at your hotel lobby.
7:00 a.m. Alms offering to monks
8:30 a.m. Doi Suthep Temple on mountaintop
9:00 am. Chiang Mai viewing point. (See how people felt and said about this..! )
10:30 a.m. Tiger kingdom is your optional. ( Tell us if you would like to add this activity in your tour package. We can drop at tiger place for free. before heading to bamboo rafting, sticky waterfalls and elephant camp.
11:30 a.m. Bamboo rafting, or sticky waterfalls or Kayaking for 1:30 hours. ( Please, choose one activity only. Tell us in the morning or in Advance.) ( Or 2 hours Cycling in unspoiled area is available as well if you love cycling )
12:50 pm. . Break for nice and authentic local Thai lunch
2:00 p.m. Visit a village of the famous & beautiful long neck tribes and other tribe who live in that area.
3:50 p.m. Elephant interaction: Feeding- trekking with elephants on the stunning views. Bathing with them in the natural river,Mae Ping river, the main river in Chiang mai.
* No elephant riding in this camp. We will do this activity at Non commercial elephant camp and nice place.
* Elephant interaction:
Feeding-taking photos, Walking & Bathing with them in the Non-comercial, touristy place and you will get more chance to interact with them and get up close to Thai elephants. ( Not one elephant with 10 -15 person everage or 30~50 person a day in the camp.That is not a great place for elephants to live. You disturb them all day long. We know the place that you or your family can have happy holidays with elephants as a private elephants activities for a family )
6:30 p.m. get back to your hotel.
In the morning. We head to the west of Chiang Mai to explore morning life in Northern Thailand. We stop at the foot of the Chiang Mai Hill to witness the daily ritual of Buddhist monks leaving the temples and walking among the local people to accept alms offerings. You will experience how to make an alms offering to the monks also. We then visit Doi Suthep temple, the most beautiful , famous and landmark in Chiang Mai. They say you have not truly been to Chiang Mai if you have not visited this temple ! At the top of the temple you can view the golden pagoda, believed to enshrine the holy relics of the Lord Buddha, shining with real gold. A viewing platform also offers panoramic views of Chiang Mai City. After that we head to the North to visit tiger kingdom as a complimentary stop before the bamboo rafting or sticky waterfalls. Or you can do cycling or kayaking in unspoiled area instead . Just tell us in advance ).. Then have Thai food for lunch.
When you take a relaxing bamboo rafting down the river where Northern Thais enjoy swimming and set up restaurants along the river banks selling authentic local food and whiskey. From the start to the end you can see the elephants walking across the river as a bonus as well..
After that We will visit Karen long neck hill tribe and a group of tribes in the area to experience their amazing culture. Sure you will enjoy taking wonderful photos around.
Then we head to our last activity and enjoy elephants in our Welfare Sanctuary Park where you can fall in love with elephants, enjoy local community, nature and stunning mountains views while your are feeding them with banana, Sugarcane, trekking down the Mae Ping River ( The main river in Chiang mai ) for bathing, spashing and play with elephants in natural area..
Guest review: Worth the money !
Pick up and drop off from your hotel
Private tour service
All admission fees required for program
Experienced English speaking guide with TAT license
Transport by air con SUV for 5 - 7 seats
Or VIP van for 10 - 14 seats
Accident insurance cover
Drinking water in car
Flexibility to the needs of you and your party.
* For tiger kingdom is required to pay your own admission fee only. You can pay for what tiger package you take to interact with on that day.
What to bring:
Changing clothes for bamboo rafting
Long pants / long skirt (for temple visit)
What to wear:
Long pants or shorts, T-shirt or polo, scarf, sandals or sport shoes are fine.