Elephant Adventure, Hilltribes & Mae Kok River Chiang Rai Full Day Tour

A marvelous day tour for an exciting elephant ride into the jungle and stream of the untouched nature.  You will also experiece an interesting boat ride along the Mae Kok River.  Visit the ethnic hill-tribes of Akha, Yao and Karen.

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Tour Code: CEIOPT-10
Departure: Every Day
Destination: Chiang Rai, Thailand
Duration: Full Day
Meal: Lunch

Start from: 3,063 THB


Full Day: 08:30-17:00

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 ride takes about 2 hours to the Yao Hilltribes village for lunch.

Next you will be taken to visit the Yao and Akha Hilltribes, both of whom have their own culture & custom. Hike up to the waterfall. If you like, you can take a dip. On the way home, you will stop by the Chiang Rai Handicraft Center, famous for its celadon pottery and cotton fashion. Sometimes demonstrations are available.


  • Transfer from and to the hotel in vicinity of Chiang Rai City
  • Sightseeing as described
  • English-speaking guide
  • Long-tailed boat
  • Elephant riding
  • Lunch at the local restaurant
  • All entrance fees

General Terms and Conditions

  • The given time frame is an estimate timing only and can deviate due to traffic, road conditions, weather, pace of tourists and/or any unforeseen reason

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