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From $275pp

Venture Insight

An opportunity to be introduced to the fascinating culture of northern Thailand’s Karen people, enjoying an overnight stay in a traditional village, tasting delicious food + hiking through lush forest as well as taking a bamboo raft trip down the Wang River.


Trekking to a Waterfall + Homestyle Cooking

An early morning departure by local songthaew truck stopping at a local market for supplies. From here it a short distance to the start of a 50 minute hike to a Hmong hill tribe village followed by another 50 minutes heading down the mountain to have lunch at a local restaurant.  Feeling refreshed commence hiking through lush forest to a waterfall, knowing that you will be rewarded with time to cool off with a swim and relaxation.  With only a short 40 minute walk to the Karen village, this is your overnight stop.  Explore the village or why not help prepare the evening meal with some first-hand skill sets.

More Waterfalls + Bamboo Rafting

After breakfast it is a 4 hour walk enjoying the sounds of nature to another Karen village with the temptation of another swim in another waterfall en route.  Whilst relaxing your guide will prepare lunch – jungle style – before driving to a small camp for a bamboo rafting trip on the Wang River.  All too soon, it is back on the local songthaew truck for the drive back to Chiang Mai.

Includes

Transfers by trekking truck to/from Chiang Mai airport or hotel in town; accommodation in a local house; 2 x lunch, 1 x dinner, 1 x breakfast; service charges and taxes; English speaking guide.

We offer a range of sightseeing, touring, experiential + resort options to tempt + inspire the naturally curious to visit Thailand + go beyond the tourist beaches.

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Experience true Thai culture + traditions on one of our home stay encounters. Interact ‘one on one’ with local hill tribes on trekking + soft adventures. Cycle or trek through stunning scenery + witness local life. Then there’s the culinary delights of street food + cooking schools to hone your practical skills.

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