One day bird watching in Doi Suthep National Park

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Tour Number

Activity Level

43856


Categories

Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife, Other

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. For those who want your kids to learn about nature,the park is full with exotic trees, plants, insect, birds, wild flower.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

Thai (fluent), English (advanced)

Enjoy a full day tour starting early morning - 6:00 am


Doi Suthep-Pui National Park

Ideal for an organized one day trip due to its convenient location, this national park is only a 30 minutes drive from the city of Chiang Mai. Doi Suthep and Doi Pui support a remarkable flora, with over 2, 000 flowering plant species, far more than any other area of seasonal tropical forest. The forest itself is a mix of deciduous and evergreen, with evergreen dominating at 2, 900 ft, although semi-evergreen forests fill gulleys and waterways at lower elevations. These forests are filled all year round with flowers and a profusion of exotic birds, butterflies and small mammals.

Itinerary

Meet at the hotel lobby at 6:00 am, drive up to the back side of the mountain where we will spend time bird watching; enjoy the sound and smell of the forest. Different altitude will find different species of birds. Time for lunch.
Examples of common finds at this park include the Bar-winged Flycatcher-shrike, the Long-tailed and Scarlet Minivets, the Golden-fronted and Orange-bellied Leafbirds, the Chestnut-Fronted Shrike-babbler etc.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 10 hours

The itinerary is just a guideline; Bird watching tour can be flexible and might be changed according to weather conditions, vagaries of nature or road conditions, but the main concept of the tour will be the same. However, there is no guarantee that every bird listed on the itinerary will be seen as it must depend on the time of the year and on the fact that, as is their nature, birds fly

Transportation

9 seated private air-condition, clean and comfortable Toyota Commuter. OR SUV 4 Wheel drive vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: Professional Tour guide specialized in Bird watching, Private Aircondition transportation, Gasoline. Coffee & Tea, water and a cool towel.

Lunchbox or lunch at a local restaurant.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 Thai Baht - Cash-based for one or two people for refreshments and other personal expenses.

What’s Extra

Other: Breakfast.

Restrictions

Bird watching tour policy: Please keep in mind that I will neither use playback or other sounds/noises nor worms to attract birds because these will disturb the natural condition of the birds.

A Recent Review of this tour

Our second tour day with Chintana was a highlight as we went to a Bird watching tour in the mountains very early. Chintana knows so much about the nature of Thailand and we enjoyed it a lot. We also went to a waterfall, a small village were locals live and a temple in the mountains. Great day!
Angela Reutter

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    43856


    Categories

    Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife, Other

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. For those who want your kids to learn about nature,the park is full with exotic trees, plants, insect, birds, wild flower.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Thai (fluent), English (advanced)

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