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treks and tours starting at $45
Private boutique trips allow you to escape the crowds and group tours to experience Thailand in an authentic way. Ready for an adventure? You can reserve a day trip or a multi-day tour. Hidden forest temples, idyllic waterfalls and remote off the beaten path homestays are our specialties. Check out our most popular packages available here.
Satisfy your wanderlust and do good with an elephant and waterfalls trek. This once-in-a-lifetime adventure will lead you deep into the wild jungle hunting hidden waterfalls, before a leisurely ride on a bamboo raft to meet a family of elephants. Walk with the elephants through their forest habitat in the afternoon, then bathe and play with them in the river. Finally, head back to the city down mountain roads as the sun sets. This one day trek allows you to experience the best of Northern Thailand’s landscapes, Karen hill tribe culture, and incredible wildlife in one precious day. Learn more
trAVEL AND DO GOOD | Support Human rights
The Chai Lai Orchid is so much more than a hotel. We are Daughters Rising, anti-trafficking organization, fighting exploitation. By providing a safe home, education and employment, we empower our sisters here to rise above poverty and help their communities. In a context of unethical tourism, we strive to be different: by prioritising social transformation over profit, we believe we can change our environment, our community, and all of our lives for the better.
Chai lai orchid bungalows
Enjoy the luxuries of nature, then melt the stresses away in your private bungalow. Each bungalow comes with a fan or A/C, so you can cool off even on the warmest of days. The common area is well-stocked with food, drinks, and WiFi - so you can spend the day playing with elephants and enjoying the wonders of the jungle, before sharing your experiences with friends back home.
Karen hilltribe homestay
Unwind in a bungalow over the waterfalls after hiking through beautiful mountain landscapes and lush rice paddies. Absorb the simple pleasure of a hammock in the mountain sun. Unplug from the virtual world (no electricity or WiFi at this retreat!) and reconnect with nature. Cool off in hidden jungle waterfalls, secluded streams and enjoy happy hour while bamboo rafting down a river. 2-3 days
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