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Rafting 8km. Great for kids as we’ll skip the bigger rapids

Chiang Mai : Great for kids as we’ll skip the bigger rapids 8 km rafting is great for those looking for an introduction to rafting, families with younger children, or those that just want a quick splash in the jungle to cool off from the heat. This section of the Mae Taeng river is class II and III. With an easy beginning giving you have some time to relax, learn your skills with your guide before entering a great class III and into short continuous section of rapids that goes almost all the way to the take out where our camp is. We have top-of-the-line equipment and well trained river guides to make sure you have a safe adventure. We have towels for you at the finish and shower facilities that you can use before heading home.


Activities by : 8 adventures


Activity Information :

Great for kids as we’ll skip the bigger rapids

8 km rafting is great for those looking for an introduction to rafting, families with younger children, or those that just want a quick splash in the jungle to cool off from the heat. This section of the Mae Taeng river is class II and III. With an easy beginning giving you have some time to relax, learn your skills with your guide before entering a great class III and into short continuous section of rapids that goes almost all the way to the take out where our camp is. We have top-of-the-line equipment and well trained river guides to make sure you have a safe adventure. We have towels for you at the finish and shower facilities that you can use before heading home.


Duration :

  • Running Schedule: Daily trips
  • Duration: Full day Trip
  • Type: Joint group : Adventure 
  • Departure Point: VIP transportation (Round trip hotel transfers within 5km radius of Chiang Mai old town) 
  • Pick up 8:00 to 8:30 AM OR 11:30 to 12:00 noon
  • Return to Chiang Mai: 4pm OR 7pm

Itinerary :

7.5 hours total

08:30 a.m.

Pick up from your hotel

10:00 a.m.

Arrive to the rafting camp

10:30 a.m.

The guides and the team introduction, explaining and demonstrating how to do the whitewater rafting.

11:00 a.m.

Start with the whitewater rafting activity covering the distance of 8 km, taking about 2 hours, depending on the strength of the current.

01:30 p.m.

Lunch

04:00 p.m.

Getting back to your hotel in down town Chiang Mai.


Included :

  • Air-conditioned Transportation
  • UL Coast Guard Approved Life Jackets
  • CE EN certified helmets.
  • CPR and First Aid Certified guides and staff
  • Lunch
  • Drinking water, tea or coffee
  • Insurance
  • Towel set

Remark : This program is suitable for people older than 15 years. Please remember a change of clothes as you will get wet! A swimming suit (quick drying shorts to wear over swimsuit is recommended for comfort and cultural sensitivity), athletic shoes, sunscreen, refillable water bottle, small day pack, dry set of clothes, socks and dry shoes or sandals. Please sea our F.AQ. or Safety Page for further information.



About Activities Host :

THE 8ADVENTURES STORY Created by two-time world champion kayaker Eric Southwick and Thai and Asian Champions, Kriangsak Boonsom and Ekwit Chuapoon, the 8Adventures team is highly experienced and passionate about nature, culture and communities. We specialize in ATV, rafting, kayaking also trekking, zip lines, and village stays. On top of a great adventure with outstanding customer service, 8Adventures adheres to the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Our team has organized, developed, and run numerous eco-venture operations throughout the region. With our talented and fun-loving crew, 8Adventures is the company of choice for the experience of a lifetime. 8Adventures offers some truly exceptional adventure experiences and we can custom tailor tours to specifically suit your customers’ interests. Our adventures can be made as challenging as you like, but we mostly focus on the softer adventure experience for the everyday traveler, emphasizing breathtaking scenery, the spectacular flora and fauna the region has to offer and authentic culture from the local community. We reach locales that most don’t experience, visiting remote village hill tribes, offering a window into local culture, beautiful scenery, and creating a one-of-a-kind adventure experience not available with any other operator. Our mission is to share breathtaking nature experiences, connecting people to regions, communities and cultures, through fun, exciting and safe learning activities for all ages.