From Chiang Mai: Doi Inthanon National Park Hiking Tour

Activity provider: Trailhead Thailand

From Chiang Mai: Doi Inthanon National Park Hiking Tour

Activity provider: Trailhead Thailand
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From US$ 70.86 per person

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Hike deep into Doi Inthanon National Park, first summiting the highest spot in Thailand before stopping off at some of the most scenic waterfalls in the region on a full-day hiking tour.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Please wait in the lobby of your hotel for pickup between 8:30 AM and 9:00 AM.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Visit the highest spot in Thailand
  • Cool off in a refreshing natural swimming pool, perfect during the hot season
  • Try to spot some local wildlife, including snakes, lizards, and perhaps a gibbon
  • Enjoy a delicious complimentary coffee using beans grown in the area
  • Visit a local tribal village for some lunch
Full description

Travel deep into the National Park stopping off at some of the most scenic waterfalls in the region on this one-day Doi Inthanon hiking tour. Experience a gentle 4km hike along a nature trail and learn about the flora and fauna along the way and enjoy the highest point in Thailand. The tour begins with a visit to the summit of Doi Inthanon – the highest spot in Thailand and an area rich in biodiversity and unique flora and fauna. Walk along a short hiking trail on the summit before heading to the start of the main hike. A local guide will take you through a pine restoration area, deep into a wooded valley, and into farmland before reaching the Karen hill tribe village, which was founded 150 years ago. You will get the chance to cool off in a refreshing natural swimming pool along the trail and get the chance to spot snakes, lizards, and if you’re very lucky one of the resident gibbons! Upon reaching the village you will enjoy a local lunch and try a free coffee that is grown in the region. One final waterfall awaits on the way back to the city, beautiful all year round, and caps off a fun sightseeing day.

  • National park fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide for the duration of the hike
  • Refreshments
  • Local lunch
  • Photos and videos taken throughout the day
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place 365 days a year
  • The hike requires only a moderate level of fitness, however, some sections are steep with many steps and uneven sections
  • There is no minimum age requirement for this tour, but all participants should be physically capable of completing the trail
  • Swimming is permitted in a designated pool area, other areas are not permitted
  • What to wear and bring
  • It is recommended that bring sturdy shoes, a change of clothes, and a towel
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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based on 7 reviews

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Such an awesome experience in a beautiful national park. At the peak weather was mild but gradually got hotter as we descended through the park past magnificent waterfalls until we got to the rice paddies. Kom and VV were excellent guides and they shot so many photos of the day there are no lack of memories. Highly recommended as an excellent Chiang Mai day trip.

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July 30, 2022

Very varied trail. Difficulty level for me as a 77 year old just at the limit. Our guide was approachable and very knowledgeable. On the trail we were also accompanied by a resident Karen who pointed out snakes several times. Although not included in the tour, our guide also took us to Doi Inthanon.

September 29, 2020

Loved this hiking trip. It was mostly downhill, and saw beautiful waterfalls and rice paddys. Our guide was wonderful and we had a delicious ‘Thai Spice’ lunch at the end of the walk.

April 9, 2022

Product ID: 384794