Private Doi Inthanont National Park + Soft Trek at Pha Dork Siew Waterfall.
Highlight of the trip.
Visit the highest peak a Thailand with 2,565 ms above see level with the twin pagoda of the King and the Queen of Thailand. Feel lovely cool breath overlook the mountain view. Medium stage of soft trek to the waterfall and visit the Karen Hilltribe and enjoy the fresh coffee.
Doi Inthanont soft trek 1
Depart from the hotel in the morning, heading southward of Chang Mai along high way no.108 to Doi Inthanont National Park, the highest peak of Thailand with 2,565 meters above the sea leval. Along the mountainous road up see the beautiful scenic view and lush green nature forest area. Around 44 kilometers up the top. You can see the highest peak of Thailand with the stupa of King Inthawitchayanon, the last King of Lanna Kingdom before we became Siam and Thailand later on. The King Once had a chance to visit this mountain which name “ Doi AngKa ” ( The mountain of the crows’ pound) and liked the place so much for him to ask his daughter, Chao Dararassamee who became the lady consort of King Rama 5th of Thailand at that time. He wished his ashes to be placed up at the peak of the mountain soon after he passed away the name of the mountain had changed to be “ Doi Inthanont National Park ” since then.
At the peak, stand the stupa of the king among the cool climate in summer and cold in winter. In this place not only the beautiful forest area, you can also see some beautiful birds as well. Near by the stupa , there is a radar control station of Thai Lada Airfoce to keep control the border line between Thailand and Myanmar. After visit the stupa of King Inthawichayanont, enjoy 30 minutes walk in the Angka nature trail. See the lush green forest area and feel fresh with the cool breath against your face. Then continue to the Twin Pagodas for King Bhumiphol and Queen Sirikit of Thailand as the 60th years birthday anniversary which built by Thai Lada Air Force Radar station and locals. Inside the pagodas, see the beautiful art which telling about the Lords Buddha. Then visit Hmong hill tribe market where they sell their vegetables and fruits product instead of opium and having lunch in the local restaurant. Then meet our new friend from Karen man from “ Pa Ka Yor ” hill tribe who going to lead us the walk through the forest area to his village.
Start your walk into the pine forest area, follow the small pathway deep in to see “ Pha Dork Siew Waterfall ” one of the most beautiful waterfall in this area. See the beautiful scenery and lush green forest and different bio diversities of life. The walk way has both easy walk and part of the exciting one. The stop will be made close by the waterfall for you to swim and relax in the fresh cooling water. Enjoy with the nice view of the waterfall before continue the walk through the terrace rice fields and coffee plantation that belong to the Karen Hill tribe who work for the King's Royal project before reaching the village. After resting, have some Arabica fresh coffee which comes from the village before continue to Wachiratharn Waterfall one of the waterfall with 750 meters high strong powerful current of the water and the fresh spray against your face. Take an easy short walk around to take photos before the returning to Chiang Mai City.
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The price : 3,800 THB/person (Private tour only. Minimum 2 persons.)
Pick up time : 8.30 am. at your hotel lobby.
Tour duration : Daily 08:30 am - 05:00 pm.
Type of the trip : Private tour only. ( Minimum 2 persons to start the trip)
Arrange to service by : Chiang Mai Tour Center only.
- All entrance fee as mentioned in the program.
- Drinking water.
- Refreshing towels.
- English speaking guide.
- Accident Insurance.
Tour Not includes
- Soft drinks and Alcohol drinks.
- Tipping during the tip.
- Your own expenses during the tip.
- Optional tour .
What should to bring ?
- A Camera.
- Sun glasses.
- Sun lotion.
- Insect spray.
- A cap or a hat.
- A jacket or long sleeves ( The weather on the top can be cold, espeacialy in Winter)
- Walking shoes or the comfortable ones for waking.
What will you get in this tour?
1. You will see the beautiful view and the lovely cool breeze from the mountain.
2. You will visit the Hmong Hill tribe, the tribe that work for the King's royal project.
3. You will visit the Karen Hill tribe village.
4. You will visit Wachiratharn waterfall.
What should you wear on this trip?
- Comfortable closes for walking.
- Comfortable shoes for walking.
November - February.
During the winter in Thailand, the temperature is between 5 - 12 degrees Celsius / 41 - 54 degrees Fahrenheit. You should come prepared with appropriate clothing. This is the best time for traveling in Thailand, due to the nice and cool weather. The landscape is covered with blooming flowers and lush vegetation which makes the bio diversity of birds and wildlife plentiful.
March - May.
This is summer time, the temperature is between 28 - 33 degree Celsius / 82 - 91 degrees Fahrenheit. The hottest time of the year is April, when temperatures can reach as high as 43 degree Celsius / 109 degrees Fahrenheit. Bring something light and thin to wear. Hat , sun glasses and sunscreen is recommended.
June - October.
This is the rainy season, the temperature is between 18 - 25 degree Celsius / 64 -77 degrees Fahrenheit. An umbrella or rain coat are recommended. Flip flops or thongs are the best shoes to wear during these months.
Why should you select Chiang Mai Tour Center as your service provider?
1. Our staff works with responsibility from their hearts. They are punctual, sincere, friendly and fun.
2. We have been serving tourists for the past twenty years with utmost dedication.
3. We treat you as our family member with love and care.
4. We have child friendly staff members working in our company.
5. Our pricing is reasonable and provides good value for your cost.
6. We are spontaneous and flexible in our programming.
7. We are promt in attending to the needs of our clients.