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Traditions and elephants 3d / 2n

Trek and elephants discovery

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Tradition and elephants make you discover the region of Chiang Mai, its cultures, its ethnic diversity and its elephants with the greatest respect for nature and life.


Day 1

Chiang Mai

In touch with the elephants


Elephant camp
Start from your hotel in Chiang Mai at 7 h 30 AM.
On the road to the elephant camp, about 90 min.
First approach of the elephants.
Preparing the meal for the elephants.
Learn how to feed him, get to know him, be at his side.


The riding of elephants is not practiced during this walk.

Walking in nature with elephants to reach the river.

Enjoy watching these animals roam free.
Swimming and brushing the elephants in the river.
Walk in the nature near the elephant camp.

Night at the camp in bamboo huts.
Or night in a guesthouse, room with air conditioning.

Day 2

Chiang Mai

Karen's life discovery trek


Trek d’environ 3-4 heures de marche.
Departure from the elephant camp at 8 am.

On the way to the trek departure place. Approximately 1 h 30 min / 2 h of car.


The Khun Wang Royal - Chiang Mai project is located on Doi Inthanon. It was created in 2525. Its purpose is to try to grow crops at height, promote technology transfer and replace opium cultivation.

Visit of the Khun Wang Royal project in Chiang Mai.

Departure of the trek around 10 am.
Swimming in the river.


The lunch consists of vegetables, stir-fried rice and an omelette wrapped in banana leaves.

Picnic lunch near a waterfall.

The trek continues through passion fruit orchards before arriving at tea and coffee plantations where you can observe the different varieties.

Resumption of the trek through the cultures.

You will be able to visit a small museum and get in touch with the villagers, especially children.

Resumption of the trek through a Karen village .

Swimming step near a waterfall.
Pick-up trip to the Karen village where you will spend the night.
Dinner prepared with products grown on site.
Spectacle of magic and music.


The comfort is rather basic, the mattresses are not very thick, placed on the floor, the shower is traditional: a large was filled with cold water and a plastic pan, cold water obviously. This is how the Karen live in a beautiful environment.

Night in a large wooden cabin.

Day 3

Chiang Mai

Meeting with the Karen, waterfall and rice fields discovery


Trek about 5 to 6 hours of walking
Little walk to the village.
Meeting with the Karen and discovering local customs.


Only working days outside school holidays.

Visit the village school and distribute milk and cakes to school children.

Departure of the trek around 9 am, 9.30 am
About 1h30 walk through rice fields and jungle.
Arrival at the first waterfall.
Walk on a small path along the river.
Arrival at a second waterfall.
Lunch at the edge of the waterfall.


The trek continues through passion fruit orchards before arriving at tea and coffee plantations where you can observe the different varieties.

Resumption of the trek through the cultures.

The beach is in the middle of the jungle.

Stop and swimming, about 40 minutes.

End of the trek.


It is possible to take a bamboo raft ride. Contact us for any information.

Bamboo raft option.

Return to your hotel in Chiang Mai. About 2 hours drive.


Safarine transfers from Chiang Mai to the city of your choice in Thailand, either at the end of the tour or the day of your choice. Safarine offers a wide choice of direct or staged transfers. For any information do not hesitate to contact us.

Return to Chiang Mai or transfer to another city.

Prices and terms

Price by person, minimum of 2 adults

Per person 11 900 THB

Special prices for children under 1,20 m 5950 THB

For more than 4 persons nous consulter

What\s includes in the price :

-  Services of an English speaking guide.
-  Entrances to the activities mentioned in the program.
-  Transport during the tour.
-  Meal.
-  Drinks: water, coffee and tea during meals.
-  Accommodation.
-  insurance.
-  Booking and payment fees by Paypal

What\s not includes in the price

-  Services of a French speaking guide.
-  Optional activities.
-  Tips and gratuities.
-  And as a rule everything that is not mentioned in the previous paragraph.

What to bring

Camera, sunglasses, hat, sun lotion.
Your personal medications.
Please contact us to check availability or for any other questions.


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