Mae Ping River

On the Mae Ping River Cruise, see another side of Chiang Mai as you journey upriver through the heart of the city.

Mae Ping River Cruise Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai river cruises depart from Wat Chai Mongkhon – a picturesque temple on the banks of the Mae Ping (Ping River).

Mae Ping River Cruise – Group Tour


per person

This is a group tour, available morning or afternoon with shuttle transport between your hotel and pierThe tour includes all transport and attraction tickets. Lunch is not included.

  • Pickup from your hotel in Chiang Mai and transfer to the boat pier.
  • Cruise north on the Mae Ping river and stop at herb garden
  • Light refreshments served
  • Return by boat to pier, then shuttle bus back to your hotel

The boats depart every hour, on the hour from 9am, until 5pm. Please note that return shuttle transport is not available for the last 2 boats of the day (4pm, 5pm) so you will need to make alternative return transport arrangements for these two time slots.

The cruise ends at a restaurant which has an interesting collection of fruit trees and herbs, not to mention the chickens, rabbits and frogs!

For more information, see the official Mae Ping River Cruise website:

Mae Ping River Accommodation

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Mae Ping River Cruise

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