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Next Step Thailand, previously known as Travel with Joe, was founded by Samart (Joe), a native of Chiang Mai who has 10 years experience in Thailand's tourism industry. With licensed, English-speaking local staff we provide a wide range of adventure...more
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We are a family with 2 teens - 14 and 17 years old - and the 3 days of trekking offered by Next Step Thailand was perfect for us as it combines trekking, Thai cooking courses, real immersion in the Karen culture, a great experience...More
Sam a very good guide, with lots of patience while the kids were having a hard time during the slippery hike. The food he prepared was delicious. At spicy villa everyone was very friendly. The view was beautiful from our bungalow. We really had a...More
Next Step Thailand is amazing. Absolutely loved the trip that was custom-designed. All seven of us had such a great experience, the highlight being the feeding, then bathing of the elephants. Such a phenomenal treat and magical to be amongst the elephants in their own...More
My husband and I did a tour with Next Step Thailand in Jan 2018 and had an incredible experience. Sam was our guide and we were blown away by his knowledge of everything from the local vegetation, Thai culture, and Karen tribe people. He always...More
Family of four, kids aged 8 and 11.
Private 3 day Lanna Adventure tour + elephant add-on.
This was one of the major highlights of our Thailand trip! We LOVED staying in the Karen village. It's rustic, for sure, but if you're good with camping...More
Next Step Thailand gave us an unforgettable experience on our trip. We did the 3 day adventure with them and every day was filled with fun. Do not pass up on the homestay that they offer as this was a truly unique experience. We were...More
We had a perfect trek in doi inthanon with La, our guide. He is super funny and speak a perfect English. He was able to explain story of the jungle and talk about natural medicine. You can do a super cool and safe trip with...More
We booked a full day tour with Next Step Thailand during our stay at Spicy Villa and boy did we enjoy it! With only one day to spare outside of Chiang Mai, we were slightly pressed for time, but Next Step Thailand was able to...More
We had the best time with the activities proposed by next step Thailand. The cooking was particularly good and we had the luck to meet and bathe with elephants. The team there was absolutely lovely and warm, a special thank you to them.