Join the elephants and mahouts at the morning bathing ritual, where you can observe these gentle giants as they enjoy their bath. Watch out for splashes from a mischievous elephant!
Reminiscent of 19th-century adventure expeditions, tents feature handcrafted furniture, hardwood floors, and thatched roofs. Tents feature wooden hot tubs and views of the Ruak River, the mountains of Laos, and the Golden Triangle.
Located in a thatched roof pavilion with hardwood floors, Nong Yao features Thai, Laotian, and Burmese cuisine, along with Western classics. Enjoy a drink at the Burma Bar.
A pool surrounded by coconut palms overlooks the Ruak River. The open-air spa features two treatment rooms. For the Mahout Recovery Treatment, large poultices filled with camphor, lime, and lemongrass are used to massage the body.
Enjoy a walking tour of the wilderness with a herd of elephants, accompanied by mahout guides. Travel down the Ruak River in a traditional long-tail boat to explore wilderness and local life. Take a half-day trip to the Burma border town of Takilek.
Chiang Rai, 57150 Thailand
Chiang Rai International Airport.
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