Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Trekking in Thailand – the Experience of a lifetime

By Aanchal Gupta Subscribe to RSS | March 16th 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



Getting off the ground for mountain trekking can give you an experience full of thrills and joy. Along with a unique feel of achieving something outstanding, it lets you explore enchanting landscapes and amazing destinations on the way. While this world has no dearth of places offering wonderful hiking opportunities, heading to Thailand ensures the trekkers having a memorable getaway. This Southeast Asian nation has long been a favorite hunt for adventure enthusiasts keen to connect with nature and undergo exciting mountain trekking.

About a couple of decades ago, Chiang Mai was the only famous place for trekking in Thailand. But today, over a dozen different locations throughout Thailand offer great hiking opportunities to cater trekkers from across the globe. Here are some of the top-trekking spots in Thailand.

Chiang Mai: Thailand’s northern capital, Chiang Mai is quite famous for hill-tribe-trekking. The region features almost all facets of nature such as mountains, forests, waterfalls and rivers, and hence makes a wonderful getaway to the adventure buffs. There are many trekking routes, which lead the trekkers through many exotic landscapes and vibrant tribe villages. Trekking in Chiang Mai is really an experience like never before.

Chiang Rai: The name sounds similar to Chiang Mai, and trekking too is not at all different either. The second busiest trekking center in Thailand, Chiang Rai ensures a wonderful experience to the hikers. It’s surrounded by lofty mountains and rocky cliffs, and offers a variety of trekking paths to cater all profiles of trekkers. Along with many day-time trekking routes, one can find some treks here which remain active even in nights. You will get to explore amazing natural vistas and a variety of traditions & cultures to explore.

Umphang: Umphang is one of the most stranded destinations in Thailand, and has long been a favorite place for Thai tourists; the town witnesses just a fraction of western travelers to Thailand. The major attraction in the area is the Tee Lor Su Waterfalls, where magical beauty of nature make almost every trekker to set a camp on their way. Visitors to Umphang may enjoy elephant riding, rafting, exploring wonderful tribe villages. Trekking here is not an easy task and a tough job indeed. So, it’s necessary to be healthy and physically fit to opt for trekking in Umphang.

Mai Sariang: This isolated area has a unique charm with a plethora of sightseeing, interesting tribe cultures and verdant natural beauty to explore. Trekking here includes hiking in the Salawin National Park and rafting along the Salawin River, which are remarkable experiences by themselves. The minorities in Mai Sariang are preponderantly ‘Karen’. Trekking paths here are easy to access, and takes the trekkers though incredible greenery and a number of incredible landscapes.

Moreover, PhuLang Ka, Chiang Dao, Nan and Mai salong are some other destinations in Thailand which have been popular among trekkers. So, next time when you plan trekking in Thialand, you can choose any of them. Tour packages Thailand are the best options to plan your adventurous trip to this Southeast Asian nation.

Aanchal Gupta - About Author:
Hungry Bags is a reliable source to buy tour packages Thailand or customized Bangkok packages to ensure a delightful tour to Pattaya.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/destinations-articles/trekking-in-thailand-the-experience-of-a-lifetime.htm

Related Destinations Articles Subscribe to RSS

Goa holiday packages- Goa packages at its peak
Published by Jules Verne on February 22nd 2012 | Destinations
India is bordered by Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean and has a coastline of more than 70...
 
Manali packages: Take an exotic holiday in the land of snow and skiing
Published by Pradeep Kumar on June 12th 2012 | Destinations
Manali is a charming hill station and a hot tourist destination. When one thinks of Manali what leap...
 
Maldives tour packages- to Enjoy Maldives fully!
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 28th 2012 | Travel
A paradise on earth is not much f a dream one just needs to look closer. He might himself looking at...
 
Don’t miss the most attractive and striking Phuket tour packages
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 9th 2012 | Travel
The Phuket Island is gifted one which has all the wealth and natural amenities. The island is situat...
 
Incredible Manali tour packages
Published by Wendy Williams on January 13th 2012 | Destinations
Manali is considered as the most beautiful destination in Himachal Pradesh and is also considered as...
 
Incredible Goa packages in India
Published by Selina Taylor on December 29th 2011 | Destinations
Goa the land of golden beaches along with Goa packages also offers various packages which allow you ...
 
Tour packages for Himachal
Published by Rachit Singh on November 29th 2011 | Travel
Himachal Pradesh is situated in the midst of Himalayas that attracts tourists from far and wide plac...
 
Andaman packages and Kerala holiday packages: Go on enticing Indian holidays
Published by Aanchal Gupta on May 24th 2012 | Destinations
India is a hot tourist destination offering a number of breathtakingly beautiful locales. Andaman pa...
 
Explore Thailand and Switzerland with tour packages
Published by Rachit Singh on November 29th 2011 | Travel
Switzerland is the most fascinating place on this planet. This wonderful destination in Europe attra...
 
Have fun with tour packages to Singapore and Maldives
Published by Rachit Singh on November 28th 2011 | Travel
Singapore is one of the most visited tourist destinations in South East Asia. This wonderful city of...
 
Holiday packages Online at Rajasthan travels India
Published by M.S Rathore on December 9th 2011 | Travel
The Online market is flourishing as everyone want to comfort themselves after the long work hour and...
 
Greet the Kangaroos, Explore the Outback with Australian holiday packages
Published by Noshir Lavangia on March 5th 2012 | Destinations
When looking for Australia holiday packages, look for those that pay special attention to Australian...
 
Let double your excitement with Singapore tour packages
Published by Anoop Vk on February 9th 2012 | Travel
There are so many attractions and destinations worldwide having their great features. Well if you ar...
 
Singapore packages: Singapore is a dream destination for holiday lovers
Published by Ajay Kumar on January 17th 2012 | Destinations
Though there are myriad tourist destinations to choose from all over the world, Singapore comes the ...
 
Charm of Dubai packages
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 24th 2012 | Travel
Dubai is one of the seven emirates comprising the United Arab Emirates situated in Persian Gulf. The...
 
Visit home to world’s highest peaks, Nepal through its tour packages
Published by Hariom Arya on February 7th 2012 | Destinations
Every year from across the world people visits this country in a great number. Home to the great Him...
 
Exotic Goa holiday packages
Published by Selina Taylor on December 29th 2011 | Destinations
Goa nestles in between the hills of Western Ghats on the east, Arabian Sea to the west, Maharashtra...
 
Manali tour and travel packages
Published by Wendy Williams on January 13th 2012 | Destinations
Manali tourism offers all the visitors Manali tour package that offers an excellent opportunity to e...
 
Rejuvenate yourself with Bangkok tour packages
Published by Rachit Singh on November 29th 2011 | Travel
Bangkok is one of the most visited places by the tourists in Asia. This capital city of Thailand has...
 
Tour packages Singapore: Singapore promises exotic heaven on Earth
Published by Ajay Kumar on January 14th 2012 | Destinations
Package tour Singapore is a highly in-demand holiday destination renowned for its perfect mix of nat...