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White Water Rafting Along the Mae Teng River

Chiang Mai : White Water Rafting along the Mae Teng River - a must for any adrenaline junkie visiting Chiang Mai

Activities by : The Peak Adventure

Activity Information :

Forget the calm waters of the Ping and head upstrem to the Mae Teng River, packed with white water, fun and excitement! This one day rafting trip has a difficulty level of 2 to 5 depending on the season, covering roughly 10km.

  • White water rafting along tghe Mae Teng River (10km distance)
  • Full trip time, 1 - 2 hours depending on season and current strength.
  • Difficulty level 3 to 5 depending on season.
  • Includes one meal.
  • Fully trained and certified safety crews along the entire track.
  • Transport from your hotel to Mae Teng included.

Either head out along and join with other white water enthusiasts or come as a group and get stuck into the wettest and wildest white water routes along the Mae Teng River. After heading into the jungle, you will meet with a team of experienced white water rafters who will prepare you for your adventure. Before you head out you will be fed some local food, including chicken, eggs, stir fried vegetables and fruits to energise you for the trip, and given some time to make friends with your fellow rafters - after all, communication on the water is key! 

The staff at The Peak Adventure are fully trained and qualified to take people out on the river, both beginners and experts alike. Life jackets and safety helmets are provided as standard to ensure your safety too. A number of commands such as 'row', 'stop', 'left' and 'right' will be explained so you all work in unison. As you set off, your heart is bound to dance in excitement as that first splash of cold river water hits you at the first rapid. 

Duration :

  • Running Schedule: Daily trips
  • Duration: Full day Trip  
  • Type: Joint Trip
  • Departure Point: Pick up starting 8.30 - 9.00am and return around 5.00pm.

Itinerary :

8.0 hours total

09:00 a.m.

Pick up from your hotel and travel to Mae Taeng District.

11:00 a.m.

Arrive to the rafting camp

11:30 a.m.

Buffet lunch with Thai and International dishes, refreshments, fruits, coffee, water.

12:30 p.m.

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

01:00 p.m.

Start with the whitewater rafting activity covering the distance of 10 km, taking about 2 hours, depending on the strength of the current.

03:00 p.m.

Departure from the camp

05:00 p.m.

Getting back to your hotel in down town Chiang Mai.

Included :

  • VIP transportation (round trip transfer to the city)
  • Trained guides
  • Insurance
  • Life jackets and safety gear
  • Lunch

Remark : This program is suitable for customers age 15 - 60 years old.

About Location :

About Activities Host :

“The Peak” adventure tours was the brainchild of your host Pichai in 1999 as a means of satisfying and sharing his love of outdoor adventure. “Our greatest pride now and always, is: ”our team“ made up of the finest & most experienced adventurers in the north. The Efforts of “Our team” are to some extent self-serving: We are compelled to place Chiangmai as the hub of outdoor adventure for all of South east asia. This goal can only be achieved thru customer satisfaction, which makes “You an important member of our Team” The most important member of “our team” is the village and the villagers. “The Peak” as a company has no business but sharing the natural beauty and excitment provided by nature and it’s “caretaker...... the Village.” All of our staff is hired from the local village and trained by “The Peak” . Our tour group activities are geared around generating income and intangible benefit to these “caretakers of nature.” Beyond the direct benefit to the village, The safety and rescue training provided to individuals will benefit the village as a whole. In each case and for each trip we endeaver to leave our sites, cleaner, safer and more pristine than prior to our arriving as an unintended reward for these efforts, we were recognized as the “Best in our field” by the “ Tourisim authorities of Thailand” (TAT) for 2008. Voted # 1 “Inbound tour program” By “Tourism Authority of Thailand”