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Mae Ping River and Countryside Adventure

Pick up from Chiang Mai

Tour Code: CNX-09 Duration: Approx 5 Hours

Go on an adventure through the countryside of Thailand by taking a visit to the area near the Mae Ping River and explore the local Warorot market, Wat Chai Mongkol temple and garden!!

Highlights:

  • Explore the Local Warorot Market and Discover the Items they have to Offer
  • Behold the Majestic Wat Chai Mongkol that Holds Plenty of History for you to Discover
  • Learn about the Medicinal Properties of Plants at the Local Garden

Tour Description:

Delve into the culture and customs of the inhabitants residing within the vicinity of the banks of the Mae Ping river. Your journey begins with the exploration of the local market called Warorot Market, which is overflowing with various forms of goods for you to discover! Indulge in the savoury food items found in the market that is diffused with the flavors of the north, which you can sample and taste to your own delight. Then, you will head to the Ton Lam Yai Flower Market, where you can catch a whiff of the sweet scented flowers and admire the vibrant colours of the freshly cut flowers.

Traverse to the majestic Wat Chai Mongkol on a songthaew and behold the beautiful architecture of the temple with the grand chedis that stands tall and exudes a sense of glory as it was said to have been built by King Naresuan in 1592 after he defeated a Burmese leader in a dual. The temple is filled with an abundance of Buddha statues that enhances the serenity and tranquility of the temple. Then, you will take a boat ride through the Mae Ping river where you will have a chance to admire the lush green vegetations that sit along the river and the simple villages with its inhabitants carrying out their daily lives on the shores. A delectable lunch of Khao Soi will be served at the local farmer’s house. The dish is served with noodles mixed with chicken or beef and then served over Chinese egg noodles and garnished with various herbs and spices.

After a mouthwatering lunch, you will head to the local garden, where you will gain some insight on the various kinds of local vegetables, herbs and then you will learn about the medicinal properties of the plants. Capture the moment by taking a lot of pictures for you to share with your friends and family on social media. After such an insightful learning experience, you will then head back to Chiang Mai by cruise with plenty of memories that will last for the rest of your life.

Cancellation Policy:

Please refer to our refunds policy under Terms of Use section.

Pick-Up Time:

  • 8:30 am - 9:00 am

What's Included:

  • Return Transfers
  • English-speaking Guide
  • Boat Ride
  • Offerings to Monks
  • One (1) Lunch

What's Not Included:

  • Any Items Not Mentioned

Additional Information:

  • This tour is for individuals above the age of 6 years old
  • Modest wear is necessary for visits to the temples and palaces. Shorts, slippers, short skirts and bare shoulder tops are not allowed since they are considered inappropriate
  • Transfer duration above are estimated and subject to traffic and weather condition, and not inclusive of any sightseeing tours
  • Please adhere to strict pick-up time punctuality. Tour operators may forfeit tours for travellers if no-show during stipulated time
  • Registered name of the traveller must be corresponding with photograph documentation (Example: Passport). Tour operators reserve the right to reject if registered traveller fails to provide photographed documentation of their own

Pick-Up Locations

Refer to the map below to see a list of pick up locations that are available for you to choose from. You can select your desired pick up location when you book the tour.

List of Locations:

    Pick up is also available for other locations under the vicinity of Chiang Mai. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.

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