👉 Duration: 4 hours (half-day trip, morning or afternoon)
👉 Departure: Daily departures from Le Cocotier Resort (during rafting season)
👉 Fitness level: swimming competency is essential; average level of fitness is best.
👉 Season: This tour is operated from mid-June until 31 January annually (subject to water levels)
Experience this thrilling action trip paddling the rapids of the Maetang River
Learn from your professional rafting guide(s)
TRIP ITINERARY (morning schedule)
08:45 Depart from Le Cocotier Resort by "songthaew" to the Maetang River camp (25km/35 min).
09:15 - Arrival the camp located on the riverbank, our base for the day. Start the
adventure with a safety briefing and demonstration of basic paddling skills, followed by equipment fitting.
09:15 - Jump on board the vehicle for a 10km drive to the put-in spot.
Here the rafting experience begins with a descent for the first section, a perfect paddling
introduction. Then paddle through more intense and thrilling rapids to keep the adrenaline pumping until the the raft pulls in at the 8Adventures Maetang River Camp.
12:30 - Catch your breath and dry off at the camp before enjoying a delicious Thai lunch.
13:30 - Vehicle transfer back to Le Cocotier Resort (35 min)
Our afternoon trip schedule reflect similar timings.
Departure from Le Cocotier at 12am, and lunch at the River Base Camp.
Round trip transportation to the river by "songthaew" covered pick-up truck
Professional rafting instructor and English speaking guide
All required equipment for the activity (e.g. EEC standards life jackets, helmet)
Delicious Thai lunch served at the river camp
Notes: depending on the season and availability, different timings might be proposed.
The rafting trip is operated by our partner provider. The river trip varies through the season due to different water levels, and most exciting rapids are probably during months of July to the end of September. Lockers and towels provided at the river camp.
This trip is recommended for adventurous participants only, in good physical condition and able to swim.
Please send us an email for a price inquiry, mentioning the number of participants in your party.
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