immerse yourself in nature + support human rights + help rescue elephants

 the only Airbnb in thailand where you can live with elephants


Spend the day hiking to enjoy beautiful mountain landscapes and views of the rice paddies. Absorb the simple pleasure of a hammock in the mountain sun. Hike the endless trails that lead to beautiful waterfalls, secluded streams and ride a bamboo raft. 

Slow down for the earth. 

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hilltribe village

TOURISM in INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES and how Eco tours can help

 Wherever we go, we leave something behind: our economic impact, our environmental footprint, our words, our attitudes, our ideas....

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bathe elephant

Book a Trek or Tour  

Private boutique trips allow you to escape the crowds and giant group tours and 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 specialty.  Check out our most popular packages available here.

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Travel and do good

The Chai Lai Orchid is much more than and eco lodge. We are social business that empowers young women to end trafficking in their communities.

Our Mission