Two Days (Karen Hill Tribe Homestay)

For an authentic cultural exchange come be our guests. Stay overnight with our Karen hill tribe host family. Enjoy the homeliness of staying in the traditional bamboo homes and learning about your hosts’ way of life. This trek combines the lush nature of Northern Thailand with the charming customs of the indigenous mountain hill tribes. You will trek through traditional rural farmland using century old trails as well as seeing the hidden waterfalls within the great mountainous terrain.

 

Day One Highlights:

  • Pick up from your hotel. Drive approximately 2 hours to temple market. Here you will be able to try some snacks and pick up supplies.
  • Next we will drive to the beginning of our trek. You will enjoy taking in the striking views of rural Thailand seeing traditional paddy fields and driving up winding mountain roads.
  • Start our trek from Hoimanow Mountain Village
  • Trek through leafy evergreen mountainous forests.
  • Arrive at Karen Hill Tribe Hosts village. Unwind and delight in the peacefulness.

Day Two Highlights:

  • Good morning every buddy! Begin the day refreshed with a healthy breakfast and a cup of fresh coffee or tea. During breakfast see the daily routine of locals going to work and children going to school.
  • Say ‘good byes’ to host family and get ready for day 2’s trekking adventure to Ob Luang National Park.
  • We’ll take the rocky trail along the Maetia River crisscrossing the river and staying cool under the trees.
  • Stop at waterfall for lunch and a swim.
  • Lastly, trek to Ob Luang National Park Head Quarters to meet the mini-van.
  • Drive back to Chiang Mai

Price: 2800 baht per person private group available

Price included:  pick up and drop off, drinking water, 4 meals, home stay, accident insurance, tour guide, local assistant, transportation

Trail type:  Mountain trail

Difficulty: Medium

Total trekking distance: 24 km (2 days trekking)

Duration: 4-5 hours each day (approx.)

What to bring :  Towel, swimming suit, tooth brush, tooth paste, 2 t-shirts, 2 pants, sun cream, mosquito spray, walking shoes, flash light, ( sweater in cold season),  (rain coat in raining season)