What to bring on the trek

What to bring on the trek

  • Good hiking shoes. A good pair of running shoes is fine in the dry season. In the rainy season running shoes with good profile are necessary.
  • Flip flops for in the evening and during the bamboo rafting
  • 2 T-shirts
  • 2 pairs of socks
  • 1 pair of shorts
  • 1 pair of swimming shorts or bathing suit
  • 1 towel
  • personal toiletries (toothpaste, toothbrush, soap)
  • sunscreen
  • mosquito repellent
  • cap or hat
  • flashlight
  • 1 roll of toiletpaper
  • personal prescription drugs
  • camera
  • 1500-2500 THB in small notes for drinks, souvenirs and tips.

Sleeping: In the evening it can be chilly and even cold (November-March) in the village. It is recommended to bring long pants and a shirt with long sleeves.
In the months November until March it is recommended to rent a thick sleeping bag. The rest of the year a sheet or sleeping bag is enough.
There are mosquito nets, pillows, mattrasses.

Village market: after breakfast on the 2nd day villagers will set up a small market with souvenirs. You can buy something if you wish. This will support the local people.

Tips: tips are not included, not compulsory but highly appreciated.
Suggested tip: guide and driver 50-100 THB per person per day. Elephant and raft handlers: 50 THB per person.