Get a glimpse of the cultural gems of Chiang Mai on this half-day tour. With your guide, visit the ornate Wat Phra That Doi Suthep with a golden spire atop the Doi Suthep mountain and take in the impressive view of the city. Then learn ancient secrets of a coffee project high in the mountains.
Your excursion begins as you make your way up the mountain to a beloved temple of Chiang Mai, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. Here, climb up the 309 steps to see the golden pagoda and hear the legend of the white elephant from your passionate guide.
On a dirt road, ride up the mountain in a songtaew (an open-sided pickup truck) to the Chang Khien coffee research project to admire stunning flower gardens and taste a cup of the local Arabica blend. Next, visit the White Hmong village of Chang Khien, with 800 inhabitants who wear traditional indigenous garb and practice the group's customary lifestyle, which dates back more than 500 years.