For those looking for adventurous experience, explore Chiang Mai’s outdoor and natural beauty with a good dose of adrenaline – from hot air balloon riding, to ziplining, and to white water rafting.
Hot Air Balloon Ride
Enjoy a truly unforgettable experience flying over breathtaking views of the Ping River valley with stunning scenery of mountains and terraced rice paddies. Sights of Chiang Mai’s beautiful temples are also highlights of your flight. The excursion is offered on a seasonal basis from November to February.
An exciting way to explore Chiang Mai’s outdoors is to take to the water. With its warm weather, steep mountains, and beautiful scenery, Chiang Mai is perfect for rafting adventures. The 10-kilometers long Mae Tang River running along untouched wilderness and quaint rural hill tribe villages is a popular rafting destination in Chiang Mai. Also a popular trekking area, easily combine your rafting trip with hill tribe trekking.
Note: Excursion is seasonal.
Discover the jungles, mountains, and hill tribes around Chiang Mai on a hiking expedition. A must-go hiking destination not to be missed is a trip to Doi Inthanon National Park whether for a short scenic hike or for a camping trip. Trek up into the hills through the forests and local hill tribe villages, and visit the waterfalls or caves in the area.