Golden Triangle North Thailand 5 Days / 4 Nights

 

Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai

   

Day 01

Bangkok - Chiang Rai. (By flight)

Chiang Rai is ancient place which has Lanna culture, custom and local food. You will relax, be happy and impressed with nature at Chiang Rai.

Flight depart for Chiang Rai, upon arrival at Chiang Rai airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel to check in. After a short rest, we will start with our sightseeing tour. On our way we stop by at Karen Hill Tribe, visit to Phraya Mang Rai the Great Monument: King Meng Rai is the founder of Lanna kingdom’s Chiang Rai. When you visit Chiang Rai, first thing to do is to pay homage to Phraya Mang Rai the Great Monument. Wat Klang Wiang: Wat Klang Wiang his old name is called Wat Chantalok; this name comes from the history of the temple area which has the big tree “Chan” grown here. The temple has importance for Chiang Rai because it’s like a pillar of the city. Wat Phra Sing: The main prayer hall reflects a Lanna traditional architectural style, with wooden portals beautifully carved into a delicate pattern showing the interplay of earth, water, wind and fire by local Chiang Rai craftsmen. Wat Phra Kaew: Formally called Wat Pa Yia (bamboo forest), this is where the Emerald Buddha was found. Thus the name of the temple was derived. Then we continue to visit Karen Hill Tribe by boat and after that we return back to the hotel and free at leisure.

Overnight in Chiang Rai
   

Day 02

Full Day Tour Doi Mae Salong – Doi Tung. (B)

Depart from the hotel by the air-con van to Doi Mae Salong where you will visit the Chinese village on the mountaintop and buy some of the local product for example: tea, coffee and fruit for the gifts. Along the way we stop at the Hot Spa and see the nature which offers the beautiful scenery. Usually in the cool season the Thai Cherry trees are in full bloom and you can touch the mountain mists here. Lunch at a local restaurant. Continue the trip to the highest peak on the Thai-Myanmar border. Doi Tung, provides an opportunity to view enrooted many different Lahu and Akha village as well as terraced farming areas and see from distance the Princess Mother's frigid flower Garden.  Doi Tung temple, built in A.D.1493, is located at the peak. Its scenery reminds one of Switzerland, features many unique images and temple architecture over looking the entire northern rice field plain.  Return to the hotel.

Overnight in Chiang Rai
   

Day 03

Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai. (B) (By land)

After breakfast and check out from hotel, we will drive to visit Opium House at bent of the mighty Maekhong River and see the scenery view of three countries (Thailand, Myanmar and Laos).  Visit ancient city of Chiang Saen, where ruins of numerous, temples, stupas, Buddha images are still to be seen artifacts and archaeological finds exhibited at the National Museum. Lunch at a local restaurant and after that we precede to Chiang Mai, on the way we will visit the most beautiful temple in Thailand -
Wat Longkun. The whole building is crystal white and serves multi amazing statute outlook. It is now very famous and popular in Chiang Rai. Then visit to Mae Kha Jan Hot Spring. It is divided into three hot springs and an average temperature is about 80 degree Celsius. It can boil eggs within 3 minutes. Opposite Mae Kha Jan Hot spring are many private mineral bathrooms. After this place, we go straight to hotel in Chiang Mai, check in and free at leisure.

Overnight in Chiang Mai
   

Day 04

Chiang Mai Full Day Elephant Safari. (B)

Breakfast at the hotel and then we visit the Elephant Camp at Mae Taman Camp, to see the 'Elephants at Work. You have a chance to ride the elephants crossing the river into the forest. This lasts about 1 hour. Then return by Oxcart to the elephant village followed by lunch. After lunch, enjoy a bamboo rafting adventure along the river for around 45 minutes. Then, onwards to an orchid farm, where there are many beautiful species of orchid. And after that going back to the hotel and free at leisure.

Overnight in Chiang Mai
   
Day 05

Chiang Mai Doi Suthep – Bangkok. (B) (By flight)

Breakfast at the hotel, today visit to Doi Suthep Temple, which is one of the most sacred temples in Chiang Mai - Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep. Located on hilltop in Northern-Thai style and containing holy relic of Lord Buddha and enjoy seeing panoramic view of the whole city. After that, transfer to the airport for flight departure to Bangkok.

   
 
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Price Included:

  • Domestic Air tickets Bangkok – Chiang Rai//Chiang Mai – Bangkok included taxes.
  • Accommodations as mentioned or similar based on twin sharing room.
  • Tours and transfer as private air-con vehicle
  • Meals as indicated in the program (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Entry fee as tours stated
  • English Speaking Guide  

Price Excluded:

  • Other meals, tip, drinks, 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 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


 
Hotel
City /Location
1
2
3-4
5-6
Single r. surcharge

Wiang Inn 3*

Chiang Rai :
www.wianginn.com

2095
1555
1400
1285
605
Maninarakorn 3*
Chiang Mai : www.maninarakorn.com

The Legend 4*

2415
1715
1560
1450
745
U Chiang Mai 4*
Chiang Mai :
www.uchiangmai.com

Le Meridien 5*

Chiang Rai :
www.starwoodhotels.com

2665
1840
1685
1570
850
Rachamankha 5*
Chiang Mai :
www.rachamankha.com
 

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