If you like to hit your holiday hard at first enjoying a diverse range of outdoor holiday experiences and then collapse on a beautiful beach, this could be the holiday for you.
Chiang Mai is a beautifully laid back city and gateway to the mountainous north, full of adventure possibilities. On this exciting holiday you’ll learn to be a mahout, stay with a hill tribe, zip-line through the forest canopy and raft a white-water river. It’s then up to you as to which part of paradise you choose. Fly south for beach, sea and sun.
Day 1: Depart on your overnight flight to Chiang Mai
Day 2: On arrival private transfer to your choice of hotel in Chiang Mai for 3 nights. Rest of day free
Day 3: An exciting day white-water rafting down the rapids exploring the mountainous interior
Day 4: Spend the day zip-lining through the forest
Day 5: Head into the countryside for 2 days / 1 night learning to be an elephant mahout
Day 6: Day learning mahout skills, riding into the countryside and washing in river
Day 7: Morning developing further mahout skills. Transfer back to Chiang Mai for further night
Day 8: Fly to your choice of beach resort for 5 nights or more
Day 9-12: 4 days to relax on the beach and perhaps take a snorkel trip or learn to dive
Day 13: Morning free then private transfer to airport in time for the overnight flight home.
Day 14: Arrive Home.