Mae Rim – Samoeng attractions

The Mae Rim – Samoeng area has a lot of attractions to offer. Below is an overview of the most well known.

We are happy to arrange tickets and transportation at your request.

Mae Rim Attraction - Mae Sa Elephant Camp

Mae Sa Elephant Camp

Open daily from 7.30 to 16.00.

Elephant shows two times daily; 9.40 and 13.30 (about 1 hour).

Elephant riding in nature area. Available from 7.30 to 14.30. Long track: 45 min., short track: 25 min., mini track: 10 min.

Mae Rim Attraction - Tiger Kingdom

Tiger Kingdom

Open daily from 8.00 to 17.30 (last admission).

Touch and be close to tigers, and have your picture taken. Tickets for small, medium and big tigers, and combinations.

Mae Rim Attraction - Eagle Track Zipline

Eagle Track Zipline

Open daily from 8.00 to 17.00.

Ziplines, abseiling lines and bridges in 3 different settings: mountain forest, waterfall and rice paddies. Three packages available; 1 to 3 hours of adventure, lunch and transport included.

Mae Rim Attraction - Phoenix Adventure Park

Phoenix Adventure Park

Open daily from 9.00 to 17.00.

High rope courses, climbing and ziplines. Do it yourself, for active, sportive people. Three packages available. A la carte restaurant.

Mae Rim Attraction - Flying Squirrels

Flying Squirrels

Ziplines, bicycle and skateboard in the air, walking steps, climbing steps, etc. in a mountain forest setting. One package of adventure (about 2,5 hours), lunch included.

Mae Rim Attraction - Pongyang Jungle Coaster & Zipline

Pongyang Jungle Coaster & Zipline

Open daily from 9.00 to 17.00 (Sat, Sun 8.30 to 17.30).

Jungle Coaster bob sledge, velocity up to 40 km/h. Zip-lines, abseiling lines and bridges, 3 packages available. Packages include lunch.

Mae Rim Attraction - Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden

Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden

Open daily from 8.30 to 17.00.

Botanic garden with themed trails through the gardens.

Large glass house complex with 11 different sections, amongst them: tropical rainforest, orchids and ferns.

Mae Rim Attraction - Elephant PooPooPaper Park

Elephant PooPooPaper Park

Open daily from 9.00 to 17.30 (last session starts at 16:30).

Learn about elephants, papermaking (hands on), and saving the planet. Gift shop with eco friendly products.

Mae Rim Attraction - Siam Insect Zoo

Siam Insect Zoo

Open daily from 9.00 to 17.00.

Museum and live insects, including lots of butterflies.

Mae Rim Attraction - Mae Sa Waterfall

Mae Sa Waterfall

Open daily from 9:00 to 16:30.

Waterfall with 10 levels. Best in rainy season (June to September). Good for hiking, swimming and a picnic.

Mae Rim Attraction - Tard Mork Waterfall

Tard Mork Waterfall

Open daily from 9:00 to 16:30.

Beautiful waterfall. Best in rainy season (June to September).

Mae Rim Attraction - Doi Mon Cham

Doi Mon Cham

Beautiful mountain views with flowers, strawberries, coffee and food.

Doi Mon Cham and the Tard Mork and Mae Sa waterfalls can be combined in a beautiful 3 hour (40 km) scenic round trip by car or motorcycle.

Mae Rim Attraction - Baan Tong Luang

Baan Tong Luang

Open daily from 8.30 to 16.00.

Four different Thai hill tribes brought together in a village setting.

Mae Rim Attraction - Dara Pirom Palace

Dara Pirom Palace Museum

Open Tuesday to Sunday from 9.00 to 17.00.

Old teak wood palace of a Lanna princess and consort of the Thai king.

Mae Rim Attraction - Wat Pa Dara Phirom

Wat Pa Dara Phirom

Beautiful temple buildings, set in well kept grounds.

Mae Rim Attraction - Sai Nam Phung Orchid Farm

Sai Nam Phung Orchid Farm

Open daily from 8.00 to 17.00.

Orchid farm and gift shop.

Mae Rim Attraction - X-Centre Extreme Sports

X-Centre Extreme Sports

Open daily from 9.00 to 18.00.

Bungee jump, go-karts (10 min.), off road buggy and ATV tours (1 or 2 hours), off road trail bike tours (1 or 2 hours), paintball and Xorb ball.

Mae Rim Attraction - ATV - Chiang Mai Tours

ATV – Chiang Mai Tours

Open daily.

ATV mountain view tour (3 hours), and for experienced drivers: off road tours, ATV (3 hours) or buggy (1 or 2 hours).

Mae Rim Attraction - Maerim Shooting Range

Maerim Shooting Range

Open daily from 9.00 to 18.00.

Choice of arms: pistol, rifle, shotgun, etc. Professional instructors.

Mae Rim Attraction - Maerim Elephant Sanctuary

Maerim Elephant Sanctuary

Open daily.

Feed, wash, swim and play with elephants. Half day and full day packages available, lunch included. Requires advance booking.

Mae Rim Attraction - Pong Kwao Hot Spring

Pong Kwao Hot Spring

Open daily from 9.00 to 17.30.

30 km from the resort, 1 hour drive. Open air baths and private rooms available. Towel and swimsuit supplied.

Mae Taeng attractions (36 km from Mae Rim)

Mae Taeng Attraction - Buatong Sticky Waterfall

Buatong Sticky Waterfall

A waterfall that can be climbed; it is not slippery because of a special mineral deposit.

Mae Taeng Attraction - Wat Ban Den

Wat Ban Den

An impressive large newly built monastery complex.

Mae Taeng Attraction - Maetaeng Elephant Park & Clinic

Maetaeng Elephant Park & Clinic

Open daily.

Program with elephant show (1 hour), elephant ride (25 min.), ox cart ride (20 min.), river rafting (40 min.), and a free lunch takes about 3.5 hours. Additionally, a Long Neck village can be visited.

Mae Taeng Attraction - Rantong


Open daily.

Care: ½ day and full day; feeding, walking and bathing the elephants. Half day morning programs can be combined with ½ day whitewater rafting or ATV rides.

Mae Taeng Attraction - Elephant Nature Park

Elephant Nature Park

Open daily.

Meet, feed, bath, and walk with elephants. Several full day programs available, lunch included. Requires advance booking.

Mae Taeng Attraction - Happy Elephant Home

Happy Elephant Home   

Open daily.

Feed, wash, swim and play with elephants. Half day and full day packages available, lunch included. Requires advance booking.

Chiang Dao attraction (58 km from Mae Rim)

Chiang Dao Cave

Chiang Dao Cave

Large cave complex with some Buddhist shrines. Can be visited with or without a local guide.