> Watch traditional dances by students at homestay (on Saturdays and Sundays)
Enjoy a beautiful jungle trekking in Pha Daeng National Park in Chiang Dao. This National Park is rich in fauna and flora and has scenic views along the trails. Here you will hike a one-of-a-kind special hiking trail. During this trek, you will be hiking 4 to 5 hours through the heart of the rainforests and sleeping in a treehouse homestay.
Mae Mae village
We will pick you up between 7.30 - 8.00 am from your hotel and drive for 2 hours to the Pha Daeng National Park. Along the way, we'll make a stop at the local market to procure supplies.
We will commence a 20-minute hike to a quaint waterfall where you can choose to take a refreshing swim. Our journey will then lead us through the lush rainforest jungle skirting the mountain. This trek will span roughly 4 to 5 hours, with a lunch break in between on the trail. By evening, we'll reach Mae Mae village, your abode for the night at a unique treehouse homestay. To culminate the day, relish a local dinner and be enthralled by the traditional dance performances by local children. These performances, a highlight of the region, are scheduled on some nights, notably Saturdays and Sundays.
Mae Mae village
Wake up to a fresh morning, enjoy your breakfast, and prepare to start the hike between 9.30 - 10 am. Our journey will lead us on a 40-minute hike to a waterfall, presenting an inviting opportunity for a swim. Following this, we will tread further for about 2 hours through the verdant rainforest, pausing for lunch amidst nature on the trail.
As the day progresses, we will set out for Chiang Mai, anticipating our arrival around 4 or 5 pm.
All necessary transfers (bus, taxi, private transport, etc.) as described in the itinerary are included.
Homestay in villages
In the villages you will experience you will experience a typical homestay, where you will get to meet the locals and learn from their way of life.
This trek includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
During your trek, you will at all times be accompanied by an English speaking guide.
The cost of permits to enter the national park during your trek is included in the price.
Enough drinking water will be provided during the trip.
Traveling to and from
This trip does not include costs for transportation (flights, bus travel, etc.) to your destination.
Gratuities for the guide are not covered by the trek's price. The amount to tip is at your discretion, yet if you've received excellent service from your guide, considering a generous tip is appreciated.
Your international travel insurance is your own responsibility. It is important that your travel insurance also covers adventures at a high altitude. Discuss your itinerary with the insurance company before your trek.
Accommodation before and after the trek
Before and after the trek you have to take care of your own accommodation.
Personal expenses such as souvenirs, drinks at the bar and other similar expenses are your own responsibility.