The city of Chiang Mai has a wealth of beautiful and historic Buddhist Wats (temples), 36 Wats within the old city walls and many more in the surrounding countryside. Near the summit of Doi Suthep, a 5300 feet peak named after the hermit Sudeva who lived on the mountain's slopes for many years, is the 600 year old temple of Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep.
• 3 hours
Enjoy an evening out by having a Khantoke Dinner, the customary northern Thai style of eating with food being served in large platters at low tables while you sit on mats on the floor.
• 3 hours
A chance to visit the famous Golden Triangle where the borders of Thailand, Burma and Laos meet! An early morning drive through beautiful scenery, with a stop at the Hot Springs at Maekajan, culminates in the chance to explore this world -famous spot, notorious for its opium trade!
• 12 hours
Baanchang Elephant Park is dedicated to providing elephants with the highest possible quality of life in Thailand. A nonprofit organization, the park is funded exclusively by visitors; your tour cost serves as a donation toward rescuing new elephants and ensuring the onsite elephants’ are happy and healthy. During this tour from Chiang Mai, you'll learn about the animals from a Mahout guide and enjoy the chance to feed and ride them. Select a departure time and number of people when booking.
• 8 hours
Get an insight into the wealth of beautiful and historic Buddhist Wats temples on this private tour from Chiang Mai.
• 3 hours
Gain insight into the spiritual life of Thai Buddhists in Chiang Mai on this early morning tour with a knowledgeable private guide. Join devotees who provide morning alms to local monks, then climb the staircase to the golden pagodas of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, followed by a private blessing ceremony at the monastery of Wat Umong. Finish with a delicious northern-style noodle dish, complete with coconut milk and spices. Hotel pickup and drop-off by air-conditioned vehicle are included in your 5-hour private tour.
• 5 hours
Spend a lovely day with happy elephants in natural surroundings as you help the mahouts in the daily care of these majestic animals. You will get to know the elephants as you feed, wash and spend time with them on their own terms. All is done in small groups to allow for close interaction. The camp does not support riding or hurting the elephants. Instead the experience has been designed to provide both you and the elephants a very happy day.
• 1 day
Explore the soul and spirit of Chiang Mai on this small-group cultural tour! Rise early and watch Chiang Mai come to life as you visit one of its liveliest markets. Enjoy a traditional Thai breakfast at a local market and get a glimpse of a typical morning routine. Gain insight into Chiang Mai's deeply religious culture by visiting two well-known Buddhist temples, and strike up a conversation with a monk.
• 5 hours
Soar across the longest zipline cable in Asia on this Flight of the Gibbon treetop adventure from Chiang Mai. Glide through the canopy along 18 ziplines via 33 platform stations deep in the lush rainforest, including three hanging sky bridges and two rappel descents. You’ll jump at the chance to see wild gibbons and the wondrous Mae Kampong Falls. Receive personalized attention, with two zipline guides per group of nine to ensure safety at all times. Choose from three departure times including round-trip hotel transport and lunch.
• 7 hours
See Chiang Mai come alive at night on this private evening excursion! First, head to one of Chiang Mai’s most magnificent temples to hear monks chant. Then enjoy a delicious 6-course northern Thai dinner in a garden setting. Finish at the Waroros night market, where you’ll sample some local street food for dessert. Enjoy round-trip hotel transport and an informative local guide throughout your 3-hour tour.
• 4 hours