ChiAng mai adventures, À la carte
Book a single activity, or Build your own CUSTOM ECO TOUR for HALF DAY, 1 DAY, OR 2 DAY STARTING AT $24
Create unforgettable experiences.
Chai Lai Orchid guests want to feel more like a local than a tourist. We offer custom tours as an alternative to the big group tours sold elsewhere. This allows you to have the best experience possible and to spend your time wisely. We know all the best spots, from cat cafes and late night jazz to hidden forest temples. To build your own custom private tour of Chiang Mai, check off all the activities you are interested in and we will put together a quote for you. We plan everything, including transportation, so you can relax and concentrate on enjoying your travels. All experiences are available individually or as a package.
Swim with an ELEPHANT
Give an elephant a scrub and cool her off in the river. The price is per elephant. You can have your own elephant and walk with her through the jungle. 1500 THB
One of Thailand's most stunning national parks. Doi Inthanon is the highest peak of the Inthanon Range (2,565 meters). The altitude of the park has given rise to a unique flora and fauna, cloud forest, which isn't found in other parts of Thailand. The park is home to some very spectacular waterfalls. Doi Inthanon is great to visit anytime of year but the waterfalls are at their most spectacular May through to November. 3000 THB full day
Northern Thailand offers the perfect playground for river exploration, All year especially at low water levels we venture into the jungles exploring the unspoiled natural forests of the north. In the wet season the open and wider river with its swift currents drifts us passed remarkable countryside and mountain scapes. 2300 THB.
Get to see the beauty of the jungle and swim at waterfalls. Trip includes English speaking Karen guide and lunch. 1 Day 1500
Chiang Mai Night Safari
This expansive animal park is open day and night, but the real action happens after dark, when you can view all sorts of critters from the back of an open-sided tram. You can get close and feed many exotic animals, including giraffe! Great for children! 800 THB Adult 400 THB Child
Soak us the sunshine and enjoy the cool river while floating down the river on a traditional bamboo raft. 600 THB
Escape the hustle and bustle of Chiang Mai for a day and come and enjoy the serenity of nature with a guided romp through local jungles and farm lands. Have fun and get dirty!
ZipLine ECO adventure
Enjoy the thrill of flying over the jungle canopy. On the zipline you wil glide through breathtaking views of the rainforest and a waterfall. Great fun for families. We work with ziplines who promote community-based tourism and support hill tribe communities. 1600-2400 THB 1/2 Day
Orchid and Butterfly Farm is nice place to stop by in Mae Rim, Chiang Mai. Visitors can enjoy exotic orchids year round. These farms also have special butterfly enclosures where tropical species can be seen and photographed.
Traditional Sak Yant (also called Sak Yan, or Yantra) tattoos are hand-etched onto the skin using ancient geometric designs mixed with Buddhist prayers. They are believed to give the wearer magic powers associated with healing, luck, strength, and protection against evil. 1500 THB and up
Learn to cook
Cooking Thai food is an art form and you can learn to cook in Chiang Mai! Cooking classes can me 1/2 day or full day and include a cookbook so you can take your new skills home with you. A great opportunity to enjoy Thai cooking and culture. 800-1200 THB
Book an Elephant Photo session
Possibly the best souvenir. Forget selfies and pestering strangers, your own personal travel photographer will capture highlights of your journey in a contemporary and candid style. Return home with amazing photography of your travels to share with friends and family. Perfect for special occasions.
Kanthoke Dinner and Dance
Created to showcase the traditional Northern Thailand, Lanna, culture. Enjoy authentic traditional Thai food kanthoke style. Highlights include the Thai fingernail dance and the swords dance which was developed from an ancient martial art. 570 THB
Thailand boasts a variety of exciting markets, but few are as intriguing and diverse as the markets in Chiang Mai. They offer everything from fresh fruits to hand made trinkets and clothing. The Night Bazaar is open every night and offer a huge range of touristic trinkets, clothing and other knick-knacks. The Saturday and Sunday markets offer handmade products and some of the best food stalls in Thailand.
Pha Chor canyon
Striking canyon located in Mae Wang national park features sandstone pillars 30 meters high. Pha Chor is natural phenomena caused by an uplift of one of the Earth’s plates and also by erosion of wind and rain. Price depends on transportation.
Thai massage is an ancient healing system combining acupressure, Indian Ayurvedic principles, and assisted yoga postures. In room 300 THB per hour
Standup paddleboarding on the River
One of our guests (and staff) favorite day tours. Workout + Chill + Swim while soaking up the sun and taking in the views of Chiang Mai's stunning jungle and countryside. 1950 THB