Get to know Ban Mae Kampong, a lovely mountain village north of Chiang Mai that specializes in fermented tea production. This full-day private tour, led by an informative and friendly guide, includes a hillside trek to Mae Kampong waterfall and a village tour to learn about local goods. Enjoy a Thai massage and visit a home to help make dinner. Round-trip hotel transport by air-conditioned minivan is included.
• 12 hours
This National Park’s area is 592 square kilometres. In 1988 Chae Sorn National Park became Thailand’s 58th protected area. The mountains are part of the Khuntan range and are an important water source for the surrounding area. Highest peaks in the park reach elevations of 2000 meters. Doi Mon Lan is one of those peaks. At 1700 meters elevation Doi Mon Lan is one of those peaks. The trek starts and ends at Mae Kampong. Mae Kampong is a beautiful mountain village, only about an hour’s drive from Chiang Mai. The village is located at around 1300 metres altitude so temperatures are pleasant year round. A sparkling stream runs through the village. The village is set in the midst of a largely untouched forest. Community Based Tourism in Ban Mae Kampong was initiated in 1999. It was developed in response to the decline of demand for fermented tea production and as an alternative source of income for local villagers.
• 1 day
Come explore the charms of the historic Old City Chiang Mai and surrounding Lanna countryside. Spend two days exploring the city of Chiang Mai and the countryside around it. On third day head to the hills for a tree top zip line adventure.
• 3 days
The mountain village of Mae Kampong has gained national recognition for its communal approach for living in harmony with nature: cooler climates and with a visit to local hot springs included, we present a day tour of authentic proportions in Thailand.
• 8 hours