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One Day (Thai Mountain Eco Trek)

You will trek through lush green jungle and enjoy crisp fresh air whilst learning about varieties of local flora and fauna. Your Karen hill tribe guide will be happy to share traditional ways of mountain life and show you different types of edible and medicinal plants still used.

 

Day One Highlights:

  • Trek to Tha Je Ko Mountain
  • Be surrounded by striking mountain views
  • See time honored rice terraces and mountain farm land
  • Visit a true Karen hill tribe village and children’s nursery school
  • Visit 2 waterfalls
  • Trekking time for one day tour is around 4-5 hours
  • Visit village coffee plantation.
  • Seeing and learning mountain folk life.
  • Trek through Mountain coffee plantation
  • Explore Unseen Nature

We will pick you up from your hotel at 7:30-8.00am and drive to Chom Tong district. First we will stop at Chom Tong’s biggest fresh food market where local people come to sell their produce. You will enjoy wandering through the many stalls taking in the colourful foods and flavours. Our guide will be happy to answer any questions and explain about market life.

Then we will drive to Hoi Som Poi  Karen Hill Tribe village. To get to the village you pass beautiful rural countryside, fruit farms, rice fields and magical mountain views.

From the village we will start to trek for 1 half hours up to the top of Thajeko Mountain. As you trek our tour guide will show you different local flora and fauna and share information about the area. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. This part of the trek will be through lush evergreen tropical forest. When you arrive at the  top of Thajeko mountain you will see wonderful panoramic  views and  the top of the highest mountain of Thailand Doi Inthanon. About 25 years ago this land was used mainly by the Karen people to grow opium before it became illegal. At the top of the mountain you will be given plenty of time to rest, enjoy lunch and take pictures.

Then we’ll trek down through rice paddy fields where you can learn about rice and hill tribe farming. The next village you will visit is Hoi Ma Naw, here we will visit the kindergarten school. At the school you are welcome say hello the kids and visit them in class. If you want to, you can bring small gifts for the children.

For the final part of this trek we will visit a waterfall where you can swim and relax before our drive back to Chiang Mai.

Trip includes: ac transportation, healthy meals, drinking water, accident insurance, tour guide, hill tribe assistant, and  national park fee.

Price

1,500 Baht per person