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Araksa Tea Plantation - Day Tours

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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About Araksa Tea Plantation - Day Tours
As a visitor you can enjoy the beauty of the lush tea garden and learn all about our tea growing process. You will be invited to join resident tea pluckers, watch how the leaves are processed according to age-old traditions and enjoy a cup of tea with a traditional Thai snack.
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$17.80 per adult
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Trace the origins of Thailand’s favorite drink from tea leaves to teacup on this 2-hour tea plantation tour near Chiang Mai. Go behind-the-scenes of the Araksa Tea Plantation as you stroll through the tea bushes, help out picking the tea leaves, and learn the art of brewing the perfect cup. Along the way, sample the plantation’s aromatic Assam tea, learn about Thailand’s tea-making traditions, and see the production process from start to finish.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An afternoon out with mom & grandma exploring the tea garden in our neighborhood in Mae Taeng. We were welcomed by Uncle Charlie who tool us around and explain about the types of tea leaves and how to pick them up. We hd lunch there....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank pattykanyaporn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although we have visited tea plantations in Sri Lanka & India, this was absolutely the best we have experienced. Charlie and Bowie greeted us & made our tour fun and educational. We first had an explanation of teas, then led to the farm for plucking...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Q2139KXdavidt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing experience. I got the morning tour; my driver arrived earlier, so I got there a tad before the time and got to enjoy the songs of the birds and the peaceful scenery. The place is absolutely gorgeous! Charlie and all the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank FranceDv
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Araksa. Charlie our guide and our female staff were incredible. Def recommend this tea tour. You get to go into the fields and have a hands on experience, and witness the process of how you make tea. We also...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank McKaylee M
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Araksa Tea Gardens are a bit of a drive out from Chiang Mai. When you book a tour, a driver will collect you from CM and take you up past Mae Rim to the beautiful countryside around Mae Taeng. The gardens are well set out,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank spopey15
Reviewed February 27, 2019

I always wanted to go to tea plantation this one is small but the experience I have is just awesome. Charlie is great tour guide who will explain you and show everything, the the plantation is calm and neat, personally I would stay forever and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nikolabelikova
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

The tour was educational, we picked a few tea leaves and saw how they’re processed by hand. The staff there was very courteous and generous, it’s not tiring at all. It’s in the outskirts of Chiang Mai in a quiet area, I would recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank khizer_ak8
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

This was a highlight and worth the money. Charlie the gracious tour guide had our attention from the get go with his warmth and knowledge. Taxi was 1800b return from Chang Mai for one plus entry. Another solo traveller I met paid 2000b return plus...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 481gsl
Reviewed January 19, 2019

This is the best tour per my young adult daughter who simply enjoyed being a tea farmer for a few hrs. We learned how to pluck, gather, hand-roast, taste, and have a greater respect for the tea that we drink everyday. Charlie, the owner, met...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ginangmilyonarya
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

This was exactly what we needed after a morning of jostling around other tourists to scrub elephants. The scenery was gorgeous, and it was a lot of fun picking and learning about tea leaves. Our young daughters especially liked the leaf picking. No feeling of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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481gsl
February 2, 2019|
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Response from Asian-Oasis-Thailand | Property representative |
It's not difficult to find a taxi in Chiang Mai. Generally, they charge about 1,500 Baht for a roundtrip transfer between Chiang Mai city and the tea plantation. You may ask the hotel staff. They usually know some taxi... More
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The tea plantation is about 1 hour drive north of Chiang Mai. You can hire a car or a local taxi from Chiang Mai city. It should be between 3,000 Baht for a return trip. Otherwise, you can go to asian-oasis website. They... More
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