Ethnic Hilltribe Eco Trails - 2 Day Chiang Dao

Enjoy beautiful jungle trekking in Pha Daeng National Park in Chiang Dao. Rich in fauna and flora and scenic. Here you will hike jungle trails to 2 waterfalls over 2 days. Hiking 3 to 4 hours the first day and 3 to 4 hours the second day, through the heart of the rain forests and sleeping in a homestay in the rainforest.

Quick Facts

Price: 2 -3 Pax - 4500THB per person, 4 + Pax - 2900THB per person
Duration: 1 night 2 days
Meal(s): All meals
Difficulty: Medium, has a mix of uphills and downhills
Seasonal: Available all year BUT in rainy season we may decide not to hike because heavy rains can cause flash flooding on parts of this trail

More Info

Pick Up & Drop Off

Pick up from your hotel between 7.30 - 8.00 am. Drop off in Chiang Mai around 4.00 - 5.00 pm.

Included

Pick up and drop off from your hotel, meals, 2 liters of water, English-speaking guide, park fees, insurance, accommodation and necessary bedding, blankets etc.

Not Included

Tips for guide, extra snacks, water and soft drinks.

What to Bring

Wear shoes with grip suitable for trekking and climbing, swimsuit for enjoying at the waterfall and pack a warm layer, mornings can be chilly at the summit. Bring toothbrush, toothpaste and any other necessities for an overnight stay.

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Highlights

  • Explore Pha Daeng National Park
  • Trek a special trail through the jungle
  • Visit 2 waterfalls
  • Stay overnight in a treehouse homestay or local homestay depending on availabilty we will check at the time of booking
  • Watch traditional dances by students at homestay (Mostly Saturday and Sunday) If there isnt a show it may mean the kids are busy with other activites please be understanding.

Itinerary:

  • Day 1: Pick up 7.30 - 8.00 am from hotel, drive 2 hours stop at local market to get supplies along the way.
  • Start hike to small waterfall about 20 minutes, it is possible to swim at this waterfall.
  • Then we will hike through the rainforest jungle along the side of the mountain.
  • We will hike approximately 3 to 4 hours, stopping for lunch along the trail. Arrive at Mae mae village, where you will be sleeping either in the treehouse homestay or a local homestay depending on availabilty.
  • Enjoy local dinner and watch the traditional dance from the local children whom come to perform some nights. (Saturdays and Sundays)
  • Day 2: Wake up, have breakfast and start hike around 9.30 to 10am
  • We will hike approximately 1 and a half hours through the rainforest to the waterfall, once here you can swim and relax. We will then hike for another 1 and a half hours back to Mae Mae Village, having lunch along the trail.
  • Depart for Chiang Mai arriving around 4 or 5pm

Notes:

Please note that trails and stops may change due to weather and seasonal conditions, or depending on fitness levels of the group. The accommodation is simple and not luxurious but on this trail it is more comfortable than our other trails. But please do not expect hotel standards in a homestay. The local dance show is mostly on Saturdays and Sundays sometimes in the week during high season. If the children don't come to preform it means they are busy with other activities.

Trip Images

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Ethnic Hilltribe Eco Trails - 2 Day Chiang Dao

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