We are the only company in Thailand to be certified by the International Rafting Federation


At 8Adventures your safety is our number one priority and we regularly train staff in every aspect of land and water safety. We follow the most comprehensive safety protocols in the industry we are proud to be the most highly qualified and experienced adventure company in Chiang Mai. The Red Cross certifies all of our guides in First Aid and CPR and we use the best safety equipment.


We also take every available opportunity to learn advanced safety skills. Our captains have successfully completed the White Water Rescue Technician Course arranged by Rescue 3 International, the world-renowned adventure activity training organisation. The course included techniques to safely rescue swimmers, advanced boat and rope systems, scene management and risk assessment.


During a trip with 8Adventures all participants are covered by Personal Accident Insurance up to ฿500,000. Please remember to bring a copy of your passport or passport number so we can record these details when registering your insurance.

International Rafting Federation Logo
Rescue 3 International Logo

White Water Safety Video

Water Safety Techniques


  • Shore Safety
  • Kayak Safety
  • Detailed Safety Instructions


8Adventures are the first company in Thailand to have IRF Certified Guides. This is a real privilege and you can be assured that we are ready to handle any rescue situation, should it occur. Our staff are highly experienced professionals who are dedicated to keeping you and your family safe at all times

Safety Equipment


We use the best safety equipment including CE EN helmets and UL Coastguard approved life jackets.
*Insurance is personal accident insurance and does not cover ATV Vehicles

World Champion Eric fitting a Lifejacket

ATV Safety

ATV chiang Mai 8Adventures

ATV Safety Techniques

  • Well maintained, top of the line automatic vehicles
  • Professional Staff


Our ATV tours are organised by Trail Master Ekwit “Oat” ChuaPoon who has 10 years advanced ATV riding experience and oversees the maintenance, repairs and safety during your trip. Our machines are top of the line automatic vehicles and we ensure every participant has adequate training before starting the tour