Day 1: Chiang Mai
Pick up from your hotel in Chiang Mai or from the Airport. Transfer to the
Park Hotel (or similar) and check-in. After lunch at a local restaurant you
drive up the Suthep
Mountain of Chiang Mai and visit the spectacular Wat Doi Suthep Temple with
it's golden Chedi, which provides a spectacular view over the city on celar
Day 2: Chiang Mai
After breakfst youdepart for the jungle area North of Chiang Mai and
visit an Elephant Camp. You will see the elephants being washed in the river
by their mahout and see a demonstration of how trained elephant used to work
in the jungle. You can also ride an elephant (extra charge). At an Orchid
Nursery, you will explore hundreds of special of rare and colorful blooms.
Lunch will be providing at a local restaurant in the Orchid farm.
Visit Sakamphaeng; with it’s Thai silk and cotton handlooms; Bor Sarng, the
paper and umbrella – making village the Celadon kilns with its exquisite,
traditional high – fired stoneware factories. The main purpose of this tour
is to show you how talented Chiang Mai people are their art works and
handicrafts from raw materials until the finished products. Overnight at
accommodate the Park hotel (or similar).
Day 3: Chiang Mai - Chiang Rai
After breakfast you drive in northern direction to Chiang Rai and continue
to the Bordertown Mae Sai. This town is the top northern point of Thailand
and well known for it's border market, selling products from the neighboring
Myanmar (Burma) as well as from China. You will have time to walk over the
bustling market and watch people from Burma as well as the hill tribes,
buying and selling products at Mae Sai. After lunch we proceed to Chiang
Saen, the heart of the Golden Triangle, where you take a long-tail boat ride
across the Mekong River, drive along the Burmese side and visit a village at
the Lao side. In the late afternoon return to Chiang Rai. Overnight at Wing
Inn Hotel (or similar).
Day 4: Chiang Rai
Transfer to Chiang Rai Airport for your return flight.
Note: The tour can also operated the other
way round, starting in Chiang Rai and ending in Chiang Mai.
1. Accommodation at The Park Hotel or similar a
and Wiang Inn or similar including daily ABF
2. Transfers & Tours as mentioned in the program
3. Excursions & entrance fees as mentioned
in the program
4. English speaking guide
5. Service charges and taxes
6. Transfer out to airport
2. Personal expenses & tips
3. Air tickets