Begin with a mountain bike ride and a trek to the Huay Sathan Waterfall. Next, go white water rafting on the Mae Taeng River. Enjoy your last night in Chiang Mai on your own.
Hiking, Biking & White Water Rafting (L)
Today is another action-packed adventure so make sure you rise early and charge your batteries with a healthy breakfast. You will be picked-up from the hotel between 8:00 - 8:30am and drive north towards the Mae Taeng area to begin your adventure. After a safety and equipment briefing, you will hop on your mountain bike and begin riding 8 kilometres on local roads through scenic landscapes. You will reach the starting point of your trek and begin hiking in nature towards the beautiful Huay Sathan Waterfall. Take pictures and enjoy breathing the fresh mountain air dense with humidity. The trek will loop back around and then you will be transferred to the river camp where you will begin your rafting descent.
You will prepare for your thrilling white water rafting trip on the Mae Taeng River with our professional guides and equipment. Get set up with your helmets, life jackets, paddles and rafts plus a safety briefing to make sure you are familiar with the equipment and techniques for paddling, sitting on the raft and river safety. The Mae Taeng River stretches a lengthy 10 kilometres and passes through 14 gorges with Grade 3-5 rapids. It is known by many as Asia's best place to go white water rafting. Enjoy your 2-hour trip down the river tacking the challenging and fun rapids. Finally we will pull into the camp downstream where the rafting trip comes to an end. Rest up and change into dry clothes here. Have some refreshments, hot or cold drinks and fresh fruit. Then, you will be transferred back to your accommodation in Chiang Mai where you will enjoy your last free night in the city on your own.
Note: The biking today will consist of 8-10 kms of cycling along paved roads, both up and down hill. There will be a supporting truck which can be used if necessary.
Note: The trek to the waterfall is an easy level and is along a jungle trail, lasting about 1 - 1.5 hours.
Whitewater Rafting Level Information:
There are several levels, depending on the season and river level
July-October: Water Class is 3+ to 4
Other Months: Water Class is 3 to 3+
Not Recommended: March - May
This activity is suitable for beginners, even those who cannot swim