White Water Rafting in Tak, Thailand
Mae La Mao River
Distance: 12 km
Duration: 1.5 - 2 hr
Difficulty: 1 - 2
The ride - is pretty easy, but can be really fun for small rafts and kayaks. The course is short, so you can run it in a few hours and have more activities afterward.
Access is near the road and the water is especially clear in the cool season, although it can get shallow in spots.
This is an excellent area for mountain biking, elephant trekking, forest trekking and visiting waterfalls.
Mae Sot Travel - 055 532 818
Pra Wo Travel - 055 595 273, 01 045 7516
Expect to pay Bt 2,500 per boat (10 max) including transport. Food Extra - or - Full day rafting and trelkking including food Bt 2,000 or thereabouts.
Central Mae Sot Hill Hotel - 02 541 1234, 055 532 601
Wiang Tak Hotel in Tak - 055 512 507-8