Amazing Thailand

10 Days 9 Nights  Bangkok – Sukhothai – (via Lampang) Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai  

 
Thailand: The best cultures and backgrounds makes Thailand an interesting and memorable country to visit. More people visit Thailand than any other country in Southeast Asia. This is no surprise as the Royal Kingdom of Thailand has much to offer for the visitor: historic culture, lively arts, beautiful beaches, a good nightlife, friendly and hospitable people and last but not least one of the best cuisines in the world. Travel in Thailand is easy due to a good network of trains, busses and airplanes.
 

Day 01

Upon arrival Bangkok

Upon arrival, after immigration & customs, meet & greet our tour guide then transfer to the hotel.

Overnight in Bangkok
   

Day 02

Bangkok City Temples & Royal Grand Palace (B, L)

The tour takes you through some of the most interesting parts of Bangkok, including stops at the Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), famous as the oldest and largest temple in Bangkok, the Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Trimit), the home of a 5.5 ton Buddha image, found when the port of Bangkok was being expanded and dating back more than 200 years. Visit to the Grand Palace, Coronation Hall and the holiest of all Thai Temples “The Emerald Buddha Temple” (Wat Phra Kaew) where the replica of Angkor Wat and the late Ayutthaya-style murals on the surrounding walls illustrate scenes from the Ramayana are included in the temple's compound.

Overnight in Bangkok

   

Day 03

Bangkok – Ayutthaya (Return by Cruise) (B, L)

By air-conditioned car/van/coach to Ayutthaya. Visit Bang-Pa-In, once King Rama V – this has some exquisite art works and the temples. Return down stream to Bangkok, enjoy the sights of the rural Thailand. In the evening arrival in Bangkok and transfer from pier to hotel.

Overnight in Bangkok

   

Day 04

Bangkok – Floating Market – Rose Garden Cultural Park (B, L)

A 120 km drive to the most colourful Floating Market in Thailand, where boat people sell their wares from boat to boat or boat to shore. On the return, a stop is made at Nakorn Pathom to see the “Phra Pathom chedi”, which is said to be the tallest Buddhist monument in Thailand . Visit a unique Thai Village at the picturesque Rose Garden Country Resort with an approx. 1.5 hrs Thai cultural shows where 150 performers introduce you to a Thai wedding ceremony, Thai boxing, sword fighting, classical dances and folk dances from all parts of Thailand.

Overnight in Bangkok
   
Day 05

Bangkok – Sukhothai ( by flight ) (B, L)

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for flight departure to Sukhothai. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel and check in. Tour to Sri Satchanalai Historical Park. Sri Satchanalai Historical Park is located on the bank of the Yom River at Tambon Muang Kao, Sri Satchanalai County, only 55 km from the town of Sukhothai . The ancient town, formerly called "Muang Chaliang", was named "Sri Satchanalai" during the Phra Ruang Dynasty when a new administrative centre was established to replace Chaliang. This ancient town occupied more than 320 hectares (800 acres) of land. Of this, the 91 hectare (288 acres) area within the old laterite ramparts and the city moat is the focus of sightseeing in the historical park. Lunch at a local restaurant.

Overnight in Sukhothai
   
Day 06 Sukhothai – Lampang - Chiang Mai (B, L, D)

Breakfast at the hotel before transfer to Lampang. Visit at Lampang Elephant Conservation Center to see elephant at work before we continue to Chiang Mai. Lunch at a local restaurant. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel and free at leisure until the evening. Enjoy a superb Kantoke Dinner while being entertained by a selection of traditional Thai culture and folk performances. Kantoke is the customary northern Thai style of eating with the food being served in large platters at low tables while you sit on mats on the floor. As you enjoy your meal, let yourself be entertained by a selection of northern cultural performances. Visit at Chiang Mai Night Bazaar for hopping before return to the hotel.

Overnight in Chiang Mai
   
Day 07 Chiang Mai City Tour (B, L)

Breakfast at hotel, and then sightseeing tour visit to Meo Hill tribe village. Since they originally migrated from South China, the physical features of the tribe are similar to Chinese. Traits similar with most hill tribes. Their houses are not built on stilt rather directly on the ground. Due to its proximity to Doi Suthep this particular village is slightly more commercial and less traditional. Doi Pui was once famous for opium cultivation. It is 1500 metre above the sea level. Trip continues on to Wat Doi Suthep Temple. Drive up to see a panoramic view of Chiang Mai city. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the Afternoon, tour to San Kamphaeng district, heart of the silk and cotton home industries, to witness the fascinating process of making and weaving these popular fabrics. Continue on the Bor Sang, the umbrella village, where the delicate Thai paper umbrellas are produced and hand-painted. These are modeled on the Sawankhalok pottery that used to be made hundreds of years ago at Sukhothai and exported all over the region. With its deep, cracked glazed finish the style is very distinctive and some pieces are exceptionally beautiful. Last but not least, stops to observe the intricacies of both lacquer ware and silverware craftsmen.

Overnight in Chiang Mai

   
Day 08 Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai (B, L)

Breakfast at the hotel. A thrilling boat ride along the Mae Kok River ends with a visit to a traditional Karen hill tribe village. The Karen originated in Burma and the various combined groups form the largest hilltribe population in Thailand, numbering about a quarter of a million which amounts to almost half of the total Thai hill tribe population.

Overnight in Chiang Rai

   
Day 09 Golden Triangle – Mae Sai Border (B, L)

Breakfast at the hotel. Tour visit to the infamous Golden Triangle renowned for centuries as the centre of the opium trade. From a hill top viewpoint, marvel at the splendor of the mighty Mekong joining with the Ruak and forming the actual “Triangle” with Laos Burma and Thailand . Lunch at a local restaurant. Continue to Mae Sai, one of the biggest border market where you see the varieties of products brought from China, Myanmar and Laos such as clothes, local foods & local beverages, stone, jewelry, jade, local handicrafts, etc. Return to the hotel and free at leisure.

Overnight in Chiang Rai

Day 10 Chiang Rai – Bangkok (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Free at leisure until transfer to the airport for flight back to Bangkok.

 
END OF SERVICES
   

Price Included:

  • Domestic air tickets Bangkok – Sukhothai//Chiang Rai – Bangkok included taxes.
  • Accommodation as mentioned based on twin sharing or similar one
  • Tour and transportation as private air-con vehicle
  • Meals as mentioned in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Entrance fees on the archaeological site mentioned in the itinerary
  • English speaking guide      

Price Excluded:

  • Other meals, tip, drinks, airport tax, single room supplement, personal expenses, travel insurance, visa, flight in/out Bangkok, any optional additional tours or activities during free time.
  • Compulsory Gala Dinners during Christmas Eve, New Year Eve, Chinese New Year and Songkran where applicable

Remarks:

  • All rates are quoted in US Dollars per person.
  • Packages tour rates are Nett, non-commissionable,
  • Child fare:
    • Child (2-11 yrs) - 100% sharing room with 1 adult in Twin Room
    • Child (2-11 yrs) - 80% sharing room with 2 adults with extra bed
    • Child (2-11 yrs) - 50% sharing room with 2 adults without bed
  • Other period of packages tour price, please contact us anytime.
  • Confirmation of room & price are subject to space availability at the time of booking only.
  • All rates are subject to change without prior notices.
  • All above itinerary is flexible, depending on arrival or departure flights of passengers


 

Validity: 01 May 15 – 31 Oct 15.                                                     Price per person in USD.

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3-4
5-6
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I-Residence 3*

3465
2425
2110
1860
760
Ananda Museum 3* (STD)
Maninarakorn 3*
Wiang Inn 3*
Chiang Rai:
www.wianginn.com
President Palace 4*
4215
2695
2380
2100
955
The Legendha 4*
U Chiang Mai 4*
Chiang Mai:
www.uchiangmai.com
The Legend 4*

Pullman Bangkok G 5*

4645
2915
2600
2360
1160
Sukhothai Heritage 5*
Rachamankha 5*
Chiang Mai:
www.rachamankha.com
Le Meridien 5*

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