Mahout Training Course, riding elephant by bare back ,Long Neck karen village,Doi Suthep Temple
-Depart from your hotel about 7.00 pm and drive to The Elephant Camp
-We will take you to The Elephant Camp( Thai Elephant Home) where you can learn to be a mahout ( the people who take care of the elephants) riding the elephant bareback, and feeding the elephant),you will be training by their staff for control the elephant. The next step, you will ride your own elephant bare back on a jungle trail (1 elephant to 1 people.) this should take about 2 hours.At the last you can bathing your own elephant
-After your ride, you can take a shower, change clothes, and have some fruit and snacks.
– After that we will visit the Karen Long Neck Village. There you will see Long Neck and Big Ears tribes. They originally lived in Myanmar but were forced out by the Burmese Army and now live in Thailand
-Lunch (Local Restaurant)
-In the afternoon we will drive to Doi Suthep Temple.
-Doi Suthep Temple is most important and recognizable temple in Chiang Mai. There are 306 steps for the stairway. The golden pagoda was built in the14 century to enshrine a piece of relic; the Lord Buddha’s shoulder bone. This was done by a ceremony where the white elephant made a decision of the place where the pagoda would be built. There is a mural painting that depicts the history of Buddha’s life. You can also see a panoramic view of the city with the opportunity to take numerous photos.
-Finishing a wonderful trip, we will return you to your hotel.
Tour Price: 4600 baht per person / Minimum 2 people
one person private tour = 6900 baht
3-5 persons =4200 baht / person
More than 5 persons =3900 baht /person
-Van or SUV car (5-7 seats)
-English Speaking Tour Guide
-Entrance fee for the temple/cable ticket
-Snacks and fruits-For those who easily become carsick we have dramamine
-Optional side tours
-Tip for guide and driver which is always appreciated
Things to bring:
-Hat and Sunglasses