BUILD LASTING MEMORIES IN LOCAL COMMUNITIES.
CHIANG MAI TREKKING STARTS WITH US
We respect nature and traditions
Green Trails is the traditional trekking and outdoor company of Chiang Mai. We respect nature, local traditions and local culture. We promote ecofriendly activities such as trekking, hiking, rafting and cycling. We try to conserve natural biodiversity, local cultural traditions and values. We love tribal culture and traditional tribal dress. We are about meaningful encounters with nature and people.
We prefer to go with small groups to minimize our impact. We have an extensive code of conduct concerning our behavior and impact in communities. We are a partner of Travelife. This is a leading training, management and certification initiative for tourism companies committed to reach sustainability. We recycle our waste as much as possible and try to create awareness about the environment.
Explore Authentic Northern Thailand
We want you to discover the authentic beauty of North Thailand. Tourism has had its impact over the past decades but we are still able to find unspoiled and authentic forests, landscapes and villages. We do our utmost to help preserve these for future generations.
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Your personal safety is of paramount importance to us. We offer small group tours and private treks. Our small group tours have fixed departure days. Departure guaranteed from two persons up. Maximum group size is 10 persons. Private tours and trekking programs can be tailored to your own personal wishes.
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ALL OUR TOURS CAN BE CUSTOMIZED
Do you have special requirements, Is there a place that you would really like to see? Let us know what you want to see and do during your excursion and we will make sure it is included in the itinerary.
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Trekking in Chiang Mai and Northern Thailand
We have been involved in trekking and ecofriendly outdoor activities in Northern Thailand for more than 25 years. In the early days trekking was one of the most popular activities for tourists. Trekking is about nature and people. It is about conservation and tradition. Our tours are as much about enjoying being in the outdoors as about meaningful encounters with the people who live in a natural environment.
We believe that trekking is a rewarding and fascinating experience for everyone who is open to learn about different cultures and a lifestyle close to nature.
National Parks Jungle Trekking
Northern Thailand is a stunningly beautiful area with national parks, beautiful forests, sparkling rivers and thundering waterfalls. Our jungle treks and Eco trekking Tours focus as much on the natural environment as on local culture. We try to let you enjoy the wonderful nature in Northern Thailand without leaving footsteps as much as possible.
Chiang Mai Hill tribes Trekking
A variety of tribal groups inhabit the mountains of Northern Thailand. In many cases these people were nomadic. They have their own interesting customs, traditions, and dress. Some tribes have their own language. Although modernization has eroded this heritage it is still there but slightly under the surface. We will show this heritage. We try to make your encounter with local culture and tradition as meaningful as possible
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TREKKING IN CHIANG MAI IS FOR EVERYONE
You don't need to be an Athlete
It is not easy to apply a scale of difficulty to our tours. Your own fitness is of importance but there are also outside influences that determine the difficulty of an activity. The weather is one. Rain can make an easy trail very difficult. It will also depend on your ability to handle the heat and humidity. Finally, wearing good shoes is essential.
1 Day trek, 2-Day trek or more. Up to you!
In one day you can get a glimpse of the beauty of Northern Thailand. A day trip usually includes considerable time in a vehicle. Most trekking areas are a bit outside of Chiang Mai.
For a more in-depth experience you should spend a night in the forest or in a village. For the diehards who want real adventure there are remote areas where you really have a back to nature feeling.
We take you trekking in Chiang Rai
Chiang Rai has some fantastic trekking and we can take you there. There are a large variety of tribal people in the mountains of Chiang Rai. Historically the trekking industry in Chiang Rai has attracted fewer tourists than in Chiang Mai but there are some fantastic off the beaten track trekkings in the mountains of Chiang Rai.