Full-Day Leisure River Kayaking Into Mae Taeng Forest Reserve From Chiang Mai

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    8:30 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel in Chiang Mai
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Go river kayaking through the Mae Ngat Valley and into the Mae Taeng Forest Reserve whileaccompanied by a guide. You'll seeample birdlife, water buffaloes, and local fishermen inthis tranquil setting. Quality sit-in, single kayaks are provided, with double kayaks available on request. Suitable for beginners, this full-day excursion from Chiang mai includes paddlinginstructions and is available in all seasons.


  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • Family friendly
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Separate driver ensures your guides full attention throughout the day

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ThisMae Ngat Valley river trip start with hotel pickup from your Chiang mai hotel in the morning. On arrival at the launch site on theMae Ping river, get paddling instructions from your guide in your single or double kayak. After some practice it'saneasy entry at the dam flow. The river terrain gets a bit more challengingas you navigate between the sand banks and shore, butnewcomersto the sport will find the vessels very stable.

The cool water keeps the immediate environment at a comfortable temperature and theabsence of modern civilization provides a tranquil setting.Get a glimpse ofrural life you'll spot the occasional fisherman casting a netinto the Mae Ping or a farmer herding water buffaloes and watch for native and migrating birds that thrive in this protected region.

Pause for lunch on the riverbank, then kayak to yourfinal destination in the Mae Tang Forest Reserve where a canopy ofoverhanging trees offers shade.Afterward, you're driven back to your hotel in Chiang mai.


Kayaking guide

Paddling instruction

Single or double kayak

Sit-on-top kayaks with back rests are available for children

Life jacket

Lunch (vegetarian options available)

Hotel pickup and drop-off


River fee, 100 Baht

Mandatory 500,000 baht Medical Insurance Fee 50 THB

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please bring an extra set of dry clothes, sunscreen and a cap