In the jungle areas around Chiang Mai you will find many elephant camps, here you can see how the elephants are trained from a young age, to perform their duties as work- elephants. After this exciting experience, a visit to an Orchid farm is also on the program, before you returning to your hotel.
After pick up from your hotel, you will be transferred to the jungle north of Chiang Mai and to one of the elephant camps around the city. You will witness how the elephants are trained for their daily work and can see the “students” perform some of the tasks, that show their enormous intelligence. Afterwards you will explore the jungle on the back of a grey giant for approximately an hour, before commencing to the botanic Garden. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. The Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden, was created to serve as a center for botanical studies and research, render services concerning botanic and environmental knowledge as well as to provide recreation for public to enjoy the beauty of the Thai flora. If you feel up to it, you can enjoy a short hike uphill or visit the Rock Garden and the Thai orchid nursery. Continue by car to the Lanna Vernacular Art Museum & Chiang Mai Terracotta Gallery, before returning to your hotel in Chiang Mai.