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Introduce Chiangmai

Chiang Mai (เชียงใหม่) is the hub of Northern Thailand. With a population of over 170,000, it is Thailand's fifth-largest city. Located on a plain at an elevation of 316 m, surrounded by mountains and lush countryside, it is much greener and quieter than the capital, and has a cosmopolitan air and a significant expat population, factors which have led many from Bangkok to settle permanently in this "Rose of the North". Founded in 1296 AD, the culturally rich city of Chiang Mai is the longest continuously inhabited settlement from the ancient days of Siam. Located amidst the rolling foot hills of the Himalayan Mountains 700 km north of Bangkok, it could only be reached by an arduous river journey or an elephant back trip until the 1920s, isolation which has helped keep Chiang Mai's distinctive charm intact to this day. Chiang Mai's historical centre is the walled city (chiang in Thai, hence Chiang Mai - "New Walled City"). Sections of the wall remain at the gates and corners, but of the rest only the moat remains. As of March 2008 the moat has been drained and repairs are underway. Inside Chiang Mai's remaining city walls are more than 30 temples dating back to the founding of the principality, in a combination of Burmese, Sri Lankan and Lanna Thai styles, decorated with beautiful wood carvings, Naga staircases, leonine and angelic guardians, gilded umbrellas and pagodas laced with gold filigree. The most famous is Doi Suthep, which overlooks the city from a mountainside 13 km away. Modern-day Chiang Mai has expanded in all directions, but particularly to the east towards the Ping River (Mae Nam Ping), where Thanon Chang Klan, the famous Night Bazaar and the bulk of Chiang Mai's hotels and guesthouses are located. The locals say you've not experienced Chiang Mai until you've seen the view from Doi Suthep, eaten a bowl of kao soi, and purchased an umbrella from Bo Sang. Ratchadamneon Rd, the main walking street from Thapae Gate to the very popular Wat Phra Singh, is fast becoming the place to go in the evening if you want somewhere a little more relaxed.
Halfday trip in chiangmai

City Tour and Temples 500THB/Pax(08.30 AM. -12.00 PM. / 01.30 PM. - 05.00 PM.) Visit 4 Different Temples as Wat Phra Singh, Wat Chedi Luang, Wat Chiang Mun and Wat Suan Dok then we will make a city sightseeing tour to see a daily life of Northern people at a local market as Kad Payom.
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Doi Suthep Temple & Meo Hilltribe Village
500THB/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. / 01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)

The most beautiful and sacred temple containing a holy relic of the Lord Buddha, a panoramic view of the city can be seen from here at 3,500 feet above sea level. Then visit Meo Hilltribe village at DOI PUI. (option: PhuPing Palace,open Fri, Sat, Sun entrance fee 50 Baht/ Pax
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Doi Suthep Temple & Home Handicrafts
780THB/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. / 01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)

The most beautiful and sacred temple containing a holy relic of the Lord Buddha, a panoramic view of the city can be seen from here at 3,500 feet above sea level. And continue to Visit famous Thai handicrafts at Sankampang and see Exquisite high- fired stoneware being handmade by traditional method (Thai silk, silverware, umbrella's factory, jewelry's factory, teakwood carving and lacquer ware)
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Half day tour Elephant at work and Orchid farm
550THB/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. / 01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)
Visit the Elephant's Camp to see how trained elephants are used to help in lumberworks then appreciate a beautiful Orchid Farm, one of Chiang Mai's favorite spots.
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Home Handicrafts
300THB/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. /01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)

Visit a famous Thai handicrafts at Sankampang and see Exquisite high- fired stoneware being handmade by traditional method (Thai silk, silverware, umbrella's factory, jewelry's factory, teakwood carving and lacquerware

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Chiangmai zoo @ Giant panda
500/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. /01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)

Visit a chingmai zoo is established since 50 years over 7000 animals in area 531 rai

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Lamphun & The underground ancient city
800/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. /01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)
Leave to view the ruins at wiang kum kma the continue to lampoon which was once the seat of the haripunjya kingdom. On the site of the former palace dating back to 9th century now stands wat pra than haripoonchai where monks study in a large Buddhist school.

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Mae ping river cruise day time
500THB/Pax(08.30 AM.- 12.00 PM. /01.30 PM.- 05.00 PM.)

Proceed to chaingmongkol Docking Area For hours and 45 minuites cruise along the mae ping river. The cruise passes though a beautiful scenery and ends with a visti to local farm house with its own herb, vegetable and fruit garden. The return journey is made by tuk tuk padding through resident and other city sights.

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Tour Includes:
- English speaking Guide
- Transportation
- Entrance fees
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For more info or booking please contact kun-peter at k_rungrod@hotmail.com
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Chaingmai Fullday trip
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Elephant riding & bamboo rafting safari
1,100THB/Pax(08.30 AM. - 04.30 PM.)

Visit beautiful Orchid Farm and then to the Elephant's Camp in a jungle to see the Elephant Shows and take elephant riding to visit Lisu Hill tribe village get back to elephant camp by ox-cart riding, Lunch at elephant camp, bamboo rafting, and then back to the city
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Doi Inthanon National Park & water fall
1400THB/Pax(08.30 AM. - 05.00 PM.)

Visit 2 wonderful pagodas and the highest peak in Thailand with much beautiful scenery including two huge waterfalls and fascinating Rhododendron. Then visit Karen villages whose culture of living harmony with nature are apparently going on. Price included national park entrance fee 400 THB
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Chiang Rai and longneck Karen
1,400THB/Pax(07.00 AM. - 08.30 PM.)

The full day trip to Chiang Rai, on the way visits Hot Spring and continues to visit Maesai and The Golden Triangle. Where the three countries Thailand, Burma and Laos meet. Boat cross to Laos then back to Thailand side have lunch. And then Visit the old city at Chiang Saen and on the way back visit Hot Spring and longneck Karen in their village which most of our tourists like to stop by.
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One day Mahout Training Course at The Elephant conservation center Lampang
Price: 3,500 Baht/person (07.00 AM. - 05.00 PM.)

This mahout training course is very suitable for some tourists who does not have a lot of time in Thailand and they would like to ride on the elephant like the mahouts in the camp... They will have a chance the learn about the elephants and mahout life in the mahout training school as following schedule..
08:00 - 09:30 Am. Check in at the mahout for mahout registration and provided the mahout suits.
09:00 - 09:30 Am. Participate in the ritual ceremony to pay respect the Ganesha ( Play respect to the god of elephant before training for luck)
09:30 - 11:30 Am. Learn about elephant knowledge and elephant command language used for the elephants and then the staffs will introduce the elephants and the mahouts and start the training lesson afterward.
11:00 - 11:30 Am. Enjoy riding your elephant back to the main site of the camp and visit the sick and injured elephants at the Elephant Hospital
11:30 - 12:00 Am. Visit the Elephant Dung Paper Factory
12:00 Am. Enjoy lunch at the restaurant
13:15 - 13:30 Pm. Enjoy watching the Elephant bathing!
13:30 - 14:30 Pm. Enjoy watching the elephant show!
14:50 - 15:20 Pm. Ride the elephant back to the mahout training course.
15:20 - 13:30 Pm. Recieve the mahout certificate
15:30 - 16:00 Pm. Short ride the elephant back to the forest and say good bye to them and the mahouts and finish your one day mahout training coruse.

What include in our mahout training course??

  • Free rent mahout outfit
  • Lunch
  • Certificate
  • Drinking water

What you get from joining this one day mahout training course?
-Chance to ride the elephant like the mahout.
-Chance to visit the elephant hospital, elephant dung paper factory and Elephant show.
-Chance to learn the elephant facts and knowledge
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Authentic thai cooking class
990/Pax(08.30 AM. - 03.00 PM.)
All courses begin with a morning activity such as shopping at the market, and introduction to Thai ingredients, paste making, vegetable carving, or selection your own organic herbs from our herb garden.After the morning activity you will cook 4 dishes. Each dish will be demonstrated to you by Sompon and his experienced staff, who all speak excellent English. They will give you tips about alternative cooking methods and substitutes throughout the demonstrations. Then it is your turn! You will cook each dish yourself and the teachers will be on hand to help and guide you with step-by-step instructions.
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Tour Includes: - English speaking Guide- Transportation- Meals- Entrance fees
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for more info please or booking contact kun-peter at k_rungrod@hotmail.com
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One day trekking
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Mini Adventure Doi inthanon area
1000/Pax

Itinerary : Pick up from your hotel at 8am. Drive 45 mins. to the south-west of Chiang Mai. Arrive at the elephant camp and ride on the elephants for approx. 1 hr. Drive on to a Karen village, where we start a 2 hr. hike through the forest. We pass a number of waterfalls on the way; you can cool off with a refreshing swim. We end up at a Karen village, where there's time to rest and explore. Lunch is had along the way or at the village. After exploring the village walk for 1 hr. to the pick up point, and then drive to the start of the rafting trip. Travel down the river on bamboo rafts for approx. 1 hr. Then drive back to Chiang Mai. (L) Highlights - A good one day hike for those that are fit and short of time, including elephant riding and rafting.
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Trekking in mae wang area Joint
1000/person

Itinerary : Pick up from your hotel at 8.30am. Drive approx. 45 mins to the south-west of Chiang Mai. During the day, walk for approx. 1 hr., ride on elephants for approx. 45 mins, and raft down the river for approx. 1 hr. You will be able to meet the Karen hilltribe on this trek and see some of their villages. A packed lunch is taken to eat during the day. (L)

Highlights - exploring the areas outside Chiang Mai with some easy trekking; elephant riding & rafting

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Trekking in mae taeng Area
Joint 1000/person

Itinerary : Pick up from your hotel at 8.30am. Drive approx. 1 hr.to the north of Chiang Mai. Arrive at the elephant camp and ride the elephants for approx. 1 hr., then travel down the river by bamboo rafts for approx. 1 hr. Drive on for another hour to a Karen village. Have a packed lunch at the Karen village. Then explore around the Karen village and walk for half an hour to a Lisu village. Walk another 15 mins. to an Akha village and from there continue by vehicle to a Palong village. An opportunity to visit with the different tribes and hear about their lifestyle and culture. Then drive back to Chiang Mai. (L)

Highlights - visiting the different hilltribes as well as elephant riding & rafting. Minimal walking , very easy.
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Trekking in mae taeng Area and chiangdao cave
Joint 1400/person

A one day trek that takes you on a hike through the hilltribe villages to see the Lahu, Karen and Palong villages. After the 2-3hr easy hike we visit the Chiang Dao Caves, an ancient complex of temple caves. This is a good trek for those that like to take an easy hike without the elephant riding or rafting.Itinerary : Pick up from your hotel at 8.30am. Drive approx. 1 hr.to the north of Chiang Mai. We start hiking from the Lahu village. The total hiking time is approx. 2 1/2hrs and is fairly easy with no steep hills. We take a picnic lunch to have along the way. Along the way we stop to explore the villages of the Karen and Palong hilltribes and enjoy the scenery of rural Northern Thailand.At the end of our hike we are picked up by our vehicle and drive for approx. 30mins to the Chiang Dao Caves. We explore inside the caves and see the many Buddha images placed there by worshippers throughout the previous centuries. Then drive back to Chiang Mai, approx. 1 ½hrs. (L)

Highlights - seeing the scenery on a easy/moderate hike into the hills of Northern Thailand

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Trekking 2 Day 1 nightTrekking 2 Days 1 night
2400/person

Day 1 Drive north of Chiang Mai and first visit an orchid farm with a huge display of Thailand's best known flowers. Then drive further north towards Mae Taeng for approx 1½hrs to the start of our trek. We trek through the hills of Northern Thailand enjoying our scenic route through the area of the Mae Taeng valley and uphill to a hilltribe village and waterfall. Hiking is for approx. 2½hrs to a Lahu village and a waterfall nearby. Overnight in the Lahu hilltribe village. (L,D)

Day 2 On the second day walk for approx. 1½hrs to the elephant camp and ride on the elephants for 1hr. Then on to the start of the rafting trip. Take the whitewater rafting trip for approx. 45mins. Enjoy the thrill of passing through the rapids; rafting stretches of the river not passable on the normal bamboo rafts. Pick up from the end point and drive back to Chiang Mai which takes approx. 1½hrs. (B,L)Highlights = elephant riding and whitewater rafting (inflatable rafts, safe and suitable for whitewater), as well as hiking in the hills and staying with the Lahu tribe. This is a trek and includes hiking, elephant riding and white water rafting in the two days. It is a fairly easy trek to a scenic area, staying in a Lahu village. Good for those who want a variety and to try the whitewater rafting adventure

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Trekking 2 Days 1 night Joint
2400/person

Day 1 Drive south of Chiang Mai to an elephant camp and ride on the elephants for 1 hour. Continue driving on to a Karen village, stopping for lunch on the way. From the Karen village walk for 2½ hours through the foothills of Doi Inthanon, passing two waterfalls on the way. Our final stop is another Karen village, where we spend the night. (L,D)

Day 2 Walk for 1½ hours in the morning, passing through a Karen village and then rejoin the truck to drive on to the raft camp. We stop for lunch on the way. In the afternoon raft down the river for 1 hour. Then drive back to Chiang Mai. (B,L)Highlights = elephant riding and rafting, as well as hiking through the foothills of Doi Inthanon and seeing the Karen tribe. A good trek for anyone who is not fit, and as it's a private trek you can stop as often as you need.

This is a trek and includes hiking, elephant riding and rafting in the two days.

It is a fairly easy trek to a scenic area, staying in a Karen village. Good for those who want an easier hike or are short of time.
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Trekking 2 Days 1 nights
Joint 2400/person

Our popular 2 day trek to the area north of Chiang Mai. This is a fairly easy trek and the route can be altered to make it a very easy trek if travelling with children or older people not used to hiking.

Day 1 Start of our two day trek. Drive north of Chiang Mai towards Chiang Dao, taking approx 1 ½ hours. First visit the Chiang Dao Caves, a cave complex used as a Buddhist temple for hundreds of years, and then have lunch. After exploring the caves drive half an hour further to an Akha village and start our trek. Walk for 3 hrs in the afternoon until we reach a Palong village. We can choose either a harder 3hr hike or an easy 2 ½ hour lowland hike, depending on group fitness. We spend the night in the Palong village. (L,D)

Day 2 Ride the elephants out of the Palong village for approx. 1hr. Walk for a further 30mins, then meet our transport and drive to the start of the rafting trip. After lunch board the rafts for a 1hr trip down the Ping River. Drive back to Chiang Mai.(B,L)

Highlights = elephant riding, rafting & Chiang Dao Caves, as well as hiking in the hills around Chiang Dao and meeting the Palong tribe. A good trek for anyone who is not fit, and as it's a private trek you can stop as often as you need.This is a trek and includes hiking, elephant riding and rafting in the two days.It is a fairly easy trek to a scenic area, staying in a Karen village. Good for those who want an easier hike or are short of time.

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Tour Includes:
- English speaking Guide
- Transportation
- Meals
- Entrance fees
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for more info or booking please contact kun-peter at k_rungrod@hotmail.com
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Good condition Cars Vans : resonable prices
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VAN

TOYOTA : Commuter
- With driver- 2.8 Liters
- Seats 12
- Air conditioning
- Cassette Player & RadioPrice:

  • 1,700 Baht/Day (10 working hours) to Chiang Rai, Mae Hong Sorn and other province.
  • 1,500 Baht/Day (10 working hours) in the city of Chiang Mai.

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TOYOTA : Commuter D 4 D
- with driver only- 2.5 Liters
- Seats 15 - Air conditioning
- Cassette Player & Radio Price:

  • 2,000 Baht/Day (10 working hours) to Chiang Rai, Mae Hong Sorn and other province.
  • 1,900 Baht/Day (10 working hours) in the city of Chiang Mai.

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CAR TYPE/SPECIAL
PRICESUZUKI SPORTY (MT) 800THB
SUZUKI VITARA (MT) 1000THB
TOYOTA SOLUNA (AT) 800 THB
HONDA CITY TYPE Z (AT)900 THB
TOYOTA VIOS (MT) 900 THB
HONDA CITY ZX (MT)990 THB
TOYOTA VIOS (AT)1090 THB
HONDA CITY (AT)1600 THB
HONDA JAZZ (AT)
TOYOTA VIOS (AT)
TOYOTA YARIS (AT)
HONDA CITY ZX (AT)
HONDA CIVIC (AT)
HONDA CRV (AT)

  • Remark if you want English speaking tour guide 500/Day

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All transportation EXCLUDE OF GASOLINE OR GAS not included
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1. Includes comprehensive insurance.
2. Mechanic services 24 hours.
3. Most reliable condition & nice services.
4. Free of charge of delivery& return in the city.
5. Baby seat available
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Please contact or booking k_rungrod@hotmail.com for more info
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Nightlife in Chiangmai
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Tranditional Khantoke Dinnner & show
500THB/Pax<7.00p.m-9.00p.m.>

Sit on the floor around a circular tray with Northern dishes on it and eat while watching traditional Thai and Northern dances and hill tribe culture shows. on the way back to your hotel we could drop you at night Market.
(Food, Show, Transportation included)

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Chiangmai night safari
1200THB/Pax<7.00p.m.>

Chiang Mai Night Safari is constructed to be a world class nature theme park consisted of many projects to be done. Today, the first project including wildlife area, musical fountain and water screen, has already been completed. To accomplish the whole objectives, other projects will be gradually established.Chiang Mai Night Safari was established after Singapore Night Safari and China Night Safari Guangzhou. Chiang Mai Night Safari is 2 times larger than Singapore Night Safari and it is considered to be the most beautiful night safari in the world.

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Tour Includes:
- English speaking tour guide
- Transportation
- Meal
- Entrance fees
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for more info or booking please contact kun-peter at k_rungrod@hotmail.com
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