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There are so many attractions in Chiang Mai, but if you want a truly authentic Thai experience, the community, food, and markets are the perfect place to learn about Thai culture. You can also visit impressive temples, historic landmarks, and the ruins of an ancient city called Wiang Kum Kam. They’re also known for their production of handcrafts such as silver work, wood carvings, and pottery.

The city’s blend of historic architecture and beautiful jungle make it the perfect place for a team-building retreat. They offer many activities and adventures for you to choose from but we’ve picked a few to give you some more information to help you with your choice. You could go on a mountain bike tour, go whitewater kayaking, have an elephant tour, learn to cook, and so much more.

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These team-building activities are available as part of our retreat package.

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Learn to navigate white water rapids

  • Go on the highest quality Whitewater Rafting adventure on the Mae Taeng River.
  • Enjoy two hours of rafting a 10 km journey filled with lots of fun.
  • Safety is the first priority with CE Helmets and Coast Guard Approved Life Jackets provided for all rafting trips.
  • Feel safe on this rafting experience with your own guide to help you the whole way.
  • Have lunch and help yourself to the free self serve coffee, tea, and hot cocoa. 
  • Take advantage of the showers with hot water and towels. 

Cycle Chiang Mai on a mountain bike tour

  • Try out mountain biking in Chiang Mai on a  rural cycling or a city cycling tour.
  • Discover amazing trails around the regions on the best equipment.
  • Every tour includes the very best singletracks with unique cultural experiences, great food, and accommodations.
  • You’ll be provided with a high standard mountain bike, a riding backpack, and safety gear. 
  • Enjoy the perfect snacks on your breaks like fresh fruit and sticky rice.
  • Explore with a guide who’s extremely well-organized, helpful, and nice.

Get in touch with nature on a hike to the jungle

  • Delve into some of mother nature’s finest art as you explore the jungles of Northern Thailand.
  • Hike through the dense and lush nature in an adventure you’ll never forget.
  • Have a guide with a deep knowledge of the surroundings and the jungle village life.
  • Get away from city life and into one of the most beautiful areas of Thailand.
  • You can go at your own pace as your guide can adjust the routes depending on your fitness level. 
  • Enjoy the beautiful scenery as you hike from deep jungle valleys to mountain tops.

Have an elephant tour in Chiang Mai

  • Have an ethical elephant experience and combined activities in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand.
  • At the elephant village you can take care of and pamper these giant pachyderms.
  • This is a cruelty free zone so no riding the elephants.
  • Have an amazing time with the elephants by feeding them, hugging them, and bathing with the elephants in the river while cleaning them.
  • Learn a lot of interesting things about the elephants while you’re there.
  • You’ll feel completely safe around these gentle giants with the guides there the whole time.

Take a street food tour in Chiang Mai

  • Take a food tour led by experienced local guides with a passion for Thai food. 
  • Deepen your appreciation of Thai food and understand why it plays such an important part in our nation’s culture.​
  • Enjoy a two to three hour tour around the historic city with two to eight per tour guide. 
  • Learn about the main national  street food dishes and experience the authentic flavors of northern Thai food and Chiang Mai specialties.
  • Included with your tour is all food, drinks, a licensed tour guide, tour insurance, and an information leaflet.
  • You’ll try eight to ten dishes on your tour.

Create a masterpiece out of clay in a studio

  • In this four hour workshop, you’ll learn how to build your very own cup, saucer, and spoon.
  •  Create your own style in a workshop or you can do a studio rental.
  • Understand the process of making ceramics so you can know its value.
  • Learn from friendly teachers in a very calm and relaxing atmosphere. 
  • Enjoy a peaceful outdoor setting with all the equipment and tools needed.

Get adventurous with white water kayaking

  • Whitewater Kayaking is a relatively new sport in Thailand, but quickly growing in popularity.
  • Northern Thailand is a perfect outdoor paradise and ideal for whitewater kayaking trips. 
  • Try a whitewater course that’s ideal for this new and exciting sport with grade 3 and 4 rapids.
  • Have an unforgettable adventure with imported kayaks and internationally trained kayak guides.
  • Safety is the top priority so everyone will have proper paddling instructions and a safety talk.
  • You’ll be given quality products including paddles, life jackets, and helmets for safety as well.

Learn to make tasty dishes from an experienced chef

  • Learn to cook in a peaceful environment with each class having their own kitchen.
  • Make your own spring roll filling in your individual wok instead of watching others making it for you.
  • Get your ingredients from a non-touristy local market out of the city center.
  • Learn skills from an amazing instructor who speaks good English and has great humor.
  • Start your day off with a market tour and a tour of the farm to learn about all the ingredients.
  • Learn to cook and eat six courses with lots of time in between to chat with others and relax in the beautiful surroundings.

Climb high in Chiang Mai at a climbing gym

  • Visit a premier indoor rock climbing facility in Chiang Mai. 
  • Offering unparalleled youth programs and camps, as well as expert-led high ropes and vertical rope access training.
  • Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced climber, you’ll find something for everyone.
  •  With quiet meeting spaces, a climbing center, and friendly event staff, you’ll create a memorable experience.
  • Learn from certified climbing instructors and challenge your team to reach higher while building trust for one another.
  • Safety is a priority as you’ll rent the best quality gear.

Treat your body to yoga in Chiang Mai

  • Relax and unwind after a long workday with a yoga class.
  • Yoga mat, blocks, straps all provided during practice. 
  • Bright and clean studio with high quality mats.
  • Have excellent teachers who are attentive to the specific needs of their students.
  • They have various classes from beginner to yoga master. 
  • Classes are in English.  

Would you like to book any of these activities?

These team-building activities are available as part of our retreat package.

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