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Things to see and do in Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai Province, Northern Thailand

Updated November 2015

Recommended by Lonely Planet Guide Books

Of course Chiang Dao has a lot more to offer than restaurants...

Chiang Dao National Park
Muang Na Sub-district,  Amphur Chiang Dao   Chiang Mai   Thailand 50170
Tel. 0 5326 1466   E-mail

The Elephant Training Center Chiang Dao

Open 8am daily. 

Show times:  9am - 10am and 10am - 11am: 

Elephants take a bath, logging, dancing, painting (using their trunk), etc.


Entry:  Adults 60 Baht.  Children 30 Baht

Elephant riding:  1/2 hour 800 Baht and 1 hour 1200 Baht (Trip into the jungle on elephant back). 

                        1 1/2 hours 1400 Baht, includes elephant trip to Lisu village. 

River Rafting:  2 people = 1000 Baht, 3 people = 1200 Baht, 4 people and up 1200 Baht (Approximately one hour of rafting, shorter during rainy season)

Phone:  053-298-553, 053-862-037

·         Treckking

·         Exploring Chiang Dao Cave

·         Hiking up Doi Chiang Dao

·         Visiting hilltribe villages

·         Checking out the Tuesday morning market

·         Going for a nice swim on the Ping River

·         Taking a trip to the nearby hotsprings

and of course much more. 

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