Boat Tours & water sports in Chiang Mai

THE 10 BEST Boat Tours & Water Sports in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Boat Tours & Water Sports in Chiang Mai

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  • Global Expeditionist
    2 contributions
    Loved going on the boat trip. Would definitely do it again. Could have used much more time at the 'farm' just to relax and poke around. The 'farm' was not what we expected. Thought we would have interaction with locals who would explain things to us but we still enjoyed it. While eating our lunch, we felt like we were in "Survivor". So cool. Good food. Just do it - you'll enjoy it.
    Written April 11, 2020
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  • soufian
    4 contributions
    I really liked the whitewater rafting, even through the water was very low because of the heat season.

    We didn't visit the hilltribes village which was a big miss, not a lot of pictures where taken by the guide and because of our position in the water it was not possible for us to take our own picture.

    The whitewater guides where very young and didn't act professional. (scaring passengers , spraying water etc)
    Written May 16, 2019
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  • Steve C
    Bali, Indonesia34 contributions
    Simply the best and safest whitewater rafting in Thailand…Owned and operated by a former world kayak champion Eric Southwick. Thanks to Eric and his crew for a memorable day on the Mae Tang river.
    Written August 7, 2022
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  • Ethan A
    1 contribution
    I thoroughly enjoyed my trip to Northern and Central Thailand. This company offers a great deal for how much they include, especially for this destination. I don’t think I would have been treated as good as I was on this with any other company. I cannot wait to book my next trip with CharlieTheTraveler.
    Written July 23, 2022
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  • MvdK01
    Heemstede, The Netherlands806 contributions
    Sometimes you just have to be lucky to find something so spectaculair, well organised and adventurous as the Tuk Tuk club. From the initial email contact a few months ago till the very last minute of our trip, it has been a fantastic journey. Bruce and his team have it all covered.

    We choose the 7 day private tour, driving our 'own' tuk tuk's for 4 days and staying for 2 extra days in a Karen home stay (off the grid, extremely simple but heartwarming, and no electricity or cellphone reception !)

    Bruce was already waiting in our Chiang Mai hotel, way before the agreed meeting time. He wanted to go through all details with our guide Boyz to make sure every thing was covered. Well it was.

    After a short ride we were taken into 'training camp' for learning how to drive the Tuk Tuk's. In the afternoon trying it ourselves on our way to a nice rafting experience.

    The tuk tuk route was well organised, staying in reasonably simple but comfortable hotels / guest houses. Basic breakfast, but mostly made up with a visit to one of the many great coffee bars along the way. Good food in the evening restaurants, here and there a nice cold beer...

    Beautiful landscapes, great views, lovely people. What else is there to say. Fantastic !

    The 2 days off the grid were just long enough to see and enjoy the basic Karen tribe live, their homes, their food and of course their care for nature and its inhabitants. The high light.... so many but the elephant search in the jungle was something extra ordinary.

    On our last day we passed some of the refugee camps and made a stop to help one of the families there (some have been there already for over 20 years !).

    And then just a few hours later you arrive back in Bangkok like nothing has changed. But is has, we keep this wonderful experience and can only advise everybody to join the great club; the Tuk Tuk club.
    Written August 4, 2022
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  • Climber204246
    Belmont, CA1 contribution
    Our guide Noi? Noy? Was very knowledgeable and enthusiastically shared the history of Chiang Mai on the way to and from the temple. A visit to the Wat would not have been the same without her detailed explanations of both this specific temple and Buddhism in general. We were able to tour at what felt like a leisurely pace and yet remain on time. The river cruise was a nice escape from the city streets and the lunch at the end of the cruise was some of the best food I ate during my entire visit to Chiang Mai!
    Written December 24, 2019
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  • Giselle
    3 contributions
    We had a very nice outing with May, our guide for the day, he was very informative about the temples and the river cruse was very relaxing, lunch was good as well, so
    Written March 9, 2020
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