Unleash Your Adventurous Spirit with Chiang Mai White Water Rafting

Embark on a thrilling journey in Chiang Mai, where the rush of white water rafting awaits you. Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of Northern Thailand, Chiang Mai offers an adrenaline-packed experience for adventure seekers. From the gentle flows to the roaring rapids, this region caters to all levels of rafters, ensuring an unforgettable adventure amidst stunning natural beauty.

Chiang Mai is not just about its rich cultural heritage; it’s also a haven for extreme sports enthusiasts. The Mae Taeng River, particularly at Kaeng Kuet in Kuet Chang Subdistrict, becomes a vibrant hub of activity during the rainy season. As you navigate through more than 14 different rapids ranging from levels 2 to 5, the exhilarating challenge of controlling your rubber boat amidst cascading waters and sharp curves becomes an adventure of a lifetime. The journey spans approximately 2.5 hours, taking you through breathtaking scenes of lush forests and exotic wildlife, perfect for those seeking a blend of thrill and tranquility.

In addition to rafting, Kaeng Kuet offers a variety of other outdoor activities that make Chiang Mai a top destination for adventurers. The area is equipped with facilities for ATV adventures, elephant experiences, trekking, bamboo rafting and even homestays right by the river, allowing visitors to immerse themselves fully in the natural splendor. Whether you’re cooling off in the shallow waters during the summer or tackling the vigorous flows in the rainy season, Kaeng Kuet ensures a comprehensive Chiang Mai adventure experience that caters to families and thrill-seekers alike.

Discover the ultimate Chiang Mai Adventure Tours with a white water rafting trip down the Mae Taeng River at Kaeng Kuet. This exhilarating activity is not just about battling the rapids; it’s about immersing yourself in the heart of nature, where every paddle brings you closer to the untamed beauty of Northern Thailand. Perfect for both beginners and seasoned adventurers, this top thing to do in Chiang Mai promises a blend of excitement, teamwork, and unforgettable memories.

Chiang Mai White Water Rafting Packages

Embark on a 10 km white water rafting journey divided into three exhilarating sections. Begin with a gentle warm-up, learning rafting techniques from our guides and getting comfortable in the boat amidst a beautiful jungle backdrop. The action intensifies in the middle section, recognized as Thailand’s finest white water stretch, featuring continuous class III and IV rapids. The final stretch offers a brief respite before plunging into a sequence of class III rapids, leading to our riverside camp where facilities await to refresh you.

Price: 2900THB/Person

Trip Include:

  • Pick up at hotel 08:00 – 08:30 a.m.
  • UL Coast Guard Approved Life Jackets and CE EN certified helmets.
  • CPR and First Aid Certified guides and staff.
  • Refreshments including drinking water, tea, or coffee.
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage.
  • Towels and access to shower facilities.
  • Scheduled return to Chiang Mai by 16:00.

Gear up for a 3-hour ATV excursion, perfect for both novice and intermediate drivers. Starting with a detailed instructional session and a training course, you’ll feel at ease as you navigate a mix of road and rugged jungle terrain. The route is tailored to current conditions and your driving skill level, offering a unique glimpse of the local countryside.

Price: Driver 3400THB/Person, Passenger 2500 THB/Person

Trip Include:

  • Pick up at hotel 08:00 – 08:30 a.m.
  • DOT/CE Rated Helmets for ATV use.
  • CPR and First Aid certified guides and staff.
  • Note: Participants are generally expected to drive, unless under 15 years of age.
  • Return to Chiang Mai by 16:00.

Our most sought-after package combines three hours of ATV riding in the Mae Taeng Valley with intense class III-IV white water rafting. Equipped with the best gear and guided by experts, your safety and enjoyment are guaranteed. Remember to bring a second set of dry clothes for a comfortable ride back to Chiang Mai.

Price: Driver 5800THB/Person, Passenger 4800 THB/Person

Trip Include:

  • Pick up at hotel 08:00–8:30 a.m.
  • All necessary safety equipment and certified guides.
  • Provided lunch, drinking water, tea, or coffee.
  • Towels and shower facilities post-adventure.
  • Return to Chiang Mai by 19:00.
  • Additional recommendations: Bring identification, suitable clothing for riding, sunglasses, shoes (no sandals), sunscreen, and a refillable water bottle. Consider a change of clothes in case of rain.


For those interested in recording their adventure, our helmets are equipped with GoPro mounts. Please bring your own GoPro slider attachment. If you’re not confident in swimming with it during rafting, it’s safer to leave it behind. Note, we are not responsible for any loss or damage to personal camera equipment.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *