Day 1: Chiang Mai – Doi Inthanon – Doi Hua Seua Campsite
Meals: L D
Your guide will meet you at the hotel for your Doi Inthanon Expedition. After this we will drive to Doi Inthanon National Park. Doi Inthanon is with 2,565 meters elevation above sea level the highest mountain of Thailand. The mountain is the source of many rivers and is an important watershed area. Forest types include moist evergreen forest, pine forest and mixed deciduous forest. The park supports the largest number of bird species of any site in Thailand. We will stop at a local market to buy some supplies after which we will continue to the summit of Doi Inthanon.
After a brief forest walk close to the summit we will descend and stop at the two pagodas that were erected in the honor of the King and Queen of Thailand. Then we will proceed to Baan Mae Klang Luang, a Karen village where we will have lunch. If necessary we can leave some of our luggage in the village where will return after the trek. After lunch transfer to the starting point of the trek to the summit of Doi Hua Seua. We will trek through dense forest for about two to
three hours to the campsite. Your guide will explain about the different forest types of Northern Thailand. After having reached the summit we will set up camp. It’s time to relax and enjoy the fantastic view. Your guide will prepare dinner. Please note that there is no bathing facility at the campsite.
Enjoy an overnight in tents at Doi Hua Seua
Day 2: Doi Hua Seua – Ban Mae Klang Luang – Chiang Mai
Meals: B L
Enjoy an early morning wake up call by the birds. It is the second day of your Doi Inthanon Expedition. Watch the sunrise and the sea of clouds before we have breakfast. After breakfast we will hike to the top of Doi Hua Seua. Enjoy the scenery at the viewpoint before we walk down a different way to Ban Mae Klang Luang. The descent takes about four hours. There is plenty of time to stop along the way we will stop along the way for pictures. After this hike we will arrive about noon at the Karen Village Baan Mae Klang Luang where we will have lunch.
After this we will spend some time in the village and learn about coffee cultivation. You will taste a delicious cup of Mae Klang Luang coffee. Continue to visit the Vachirathan waterfall and Mae Ya waterfall where you can relax and swim.
Transfer back to Chiang Mai and drop off at the hotel. It is the end of your memorable Doi Inthanon Expedition!
End of the program