The tour starts from your hotel and transfer you to the river pier to the long tail boat pier and ride down the Mae Kok River by a long-tailed speed boat and enjoy splendid scenery on both sides of the river. You arrive at the Karen Hilltribes Village where the elephant camp lies. Historically, the Karens have always been a good Elephant Keeper/Trainer. Enjoy your ride through jungle trek, passing through the rice paddy field and the rivers. This elephant ride takes about 1 hours.

Next you will be taken by the local minibus to visit the Lahu and Akha Hilltribes, both of whom have their own culture & custom. Lunch at the local restaurant en-route.  Hike up to the waterfall. If you like, you can take a dip. Transfer back to your hotel in Chiang Rai city.



  • Transfer from and to the hotel in vicinity of Chiang Rai City
  • Sightseeing as described
  • English-speaking guide
  • Boat on Kok river
  • Elephant riding
  • Pick up truck
  • Lunch at the local restaurant
  • Drinking water and Cold towels

Available departures

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Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai is a city in northern Thailand, in the mountainous province of the same name. They city is near the borders of Laos and Myanmar (formerly Burma). Wat Phra Kaew is a royal temple that once housed the jade Emerald Buddha and now displays a replica. Nearby, the Navel City Pillar is a monument Read more