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Mae Ping River Cruise

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Leave from the jetty at Wat Chai Mongkol and travel north out of the city. The river soon shows its true rural identity as city bridges pass from view and are replaced by scenes of wide water stretching from green tree-lined bank to bank. Kids play...more
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133, Charoenprathet Road | Changklan, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
+66 53 274 822
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All reviews farmers house herb farm fruit platter long tail boat few hours trees and plants pleasant trip herbal drink couple of hours nice ride herbs and spices small farm local farmers both sides hour tour spoke very good english rice
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Reviewed yesterday

Tired of jumping on and off the bus all day as you travel between crowded tourist sites? This aqua tour of East Chiang Mai gives you a glimpse of parks, resorts, fishermen, and natural life of the Ping River. it has one stop at a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ErikShin
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gets you a little bit out of the city. Fun for a couple of hours. Guide was really informative and fun.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lindamT3684CF
Reviewed 5 days ago

from the hassle of getting picked up and coordinating that we thought we were in for a dud. it turned out to be an alright tour and a relaxing 2 hours on the river. friendly staff some knowledge at the farm but he was entertaining...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hunglow
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a private river tour which was wonderful, so much to see on both sides of water. The boat driver was very friendly and informative. The cruise ended at the Thai Farmer House on Sanpheesua Road. It's a beautiful farm to table restaurant, cooking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank EAKtraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never spent such an intolerable, unedifying two hours. We were subjected to this torture because our tour agency fit it into our schedule without informing us. First, the food was simply disgusting - bland and cold, a desecration of the produce out of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank yihuiq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a sunny afternoon and it was quite pleasant to go up the river (about 8 KM), stop at their small farm and dinner location, have fruit and juice and return. Worth the trip and nice to see the houses, hotels and restaurants...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MikeHSFO
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Went private me and my other half, it was the best tour just two of us and the boat driver was amazing. Sharing with other tourist was not in my liking. If you can afford go private and have fun.......

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank MukiLansak
Reviewed 21 November 2018

My parents and I were picked up at our hotel and brought to the old, longtail boat. They served us food, which was great, but a little cold. They also served us wine and beer for purchase. It was about one hour duration. The service...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Christine V
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to do this tour because it was only 2 hours from start to finish and the cost was perfectly affordable. We were greeted by the lovely Wan who was very welcoming and spoke very good English. Wan drove us down...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank T8631IMtaniat
Phaduung N, General Manager at Mae Ping River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you very much. And hope see you next time again. Have a good weekend.

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Everything about this outing is fabulous, from the friendly welcoming locals to the fresh river breezes, the insight into life beside this Chiang Mai river to the delicious food served. Well worth a couple of hours

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank N547MDmichellec
Phaduung N, Owner at Mae Ping River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you very much😄😄😊😊😊

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30 December 2018|
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Response from N547MDmichellec | Reviewed this property |
It was one of the less expensive tours we did, I think it was less than 1,000 baht for 2 people (we did the half day morning trip to farmers hut - had a really yummy lunch there for an additional 100 baht) and we booked... More
Ashley M
27 November 2018|
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Response from Coco_CAS | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an online option to book however I found it easier to seek assistance at the reception of our accommodation.
10 July 2017|
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Response from Sue F | Reviewed this property |
In regards to the Mae Ping River Cruise, we just turned up at the wharf, We too, were a party of 4, and they accommodated us on the very next cruise leaving. Our party included 2 seniors, 1 adult and a 6 year old. Each of... More