The beautiful and rugged Mae Taeng Valley is situated in the North Eastern corner of the Chiang Mai Province, just 90 minutes from downtown Chiang Mai. The Mae Taeng District is nestled between Chiang Dao Nature Preserve and Huai Nam Dang National Park.
This area is home to many ethnic hill tribes such as, Karen, Lahu, Lisu, Chan and Meow as well as large populations of domestic elephants and other wildlife. The Mae Taeng Valley provides views of lush jungle, local wildlife, and encounters with exotic hilltribes. This will surely be an unforgettable experience for any visitor.
Originating high in the mountains, near the Burmese border, The Mae Taeng River winds its way through valleys and canyons eventually joining the Chao Praya on its way to the Gulf of Thailand. The Mae Taeng Valley is a perfect location to get away if you still want to be close to Chiang Mai. Easily acessed by road within two hours of Chiang Mai's International Airport and old city center.
The Mae Tang River is Thailand's most famous and fastest white water river, which is about 80 kms out of Chiang Mai. The raft run is a level 4+ and about 10 kms. distance. Our primary concern is for your safety, which we explain clearly during the briefing and practice session. Just in case, our rescue team has years of experience and meets the highest level of training. Our new equipment and professional team are standing by to provide you the best white water rafting experience in Thailand.