Travel to Thailand and experience an intoxicating blend of ancient temples, steamy rainforest trails and raucous markets in Chiang Mai. This is a full-throttle short break that features the best Thailand’s northern region has to offer. Tackle the world-famous Mae Taeng River rapids on a rafting excursion, hike through local villages and temperate rainforests, cycle through the fruit orchards and temple ruins dotted around the countryside and climb the ancient staircase to the hilltop of Doi Suthep. Combine this with shopping expeditions through Chiang Mai’s famous Night Bazaar, encountering friendly faces around every corner and feasting on superb Thai cuisine. A perfect blend of energetic pursuits and enchanting sights , this trip is bound to leave you breathless! IMPORTANT INFORMATION For 2016 departures your trip will start on day 2 at 8.00am. For 2017 departures your trip will start at 6pm on day 1. Please make sure you print and bring with you the correct years trip notes for your full itinerary.

Highlights

Get the heart pumping on an active adventure tour from Chiang Mai

Climb to the summit of Doi Suthep temple and enjoy the hypnotic atmosphere of chanting Buddhist monks and sweeping views of the city

Uncover Thailand’s rural charm as you hike and bike thought scenic hilltribe areas

Cycle off the main streets and into the heart and soul of Chaing Mai with a backstreets, Ping River countryside bike tour

Discover the ancient lost capital of the Lanna Kingdom and the incredible remains of Wiang Kum Kam

Ride a raft over the rugged white water rapids of the Mae Taeng River