Day 1 : Bangkok / Ayuthaya / Sukothai (
Departure from your hotel in Bangkok. After a visit of the Summer Palace
Bang Pa-In you proceed to Ayuttahya, the former Capital of Thailand, which
was destroyed by the Burmese in 1776. You will see the most important
temples and have lunch at a local restaurant, before continuing to Sukothai,
the first Capital of Siam.
Overnight at Sukothai.
Day 2 : Sukothai / Chiang Mai ( B, L )
After breakfast you will visit the historical town of Sukothai with it's
ruins dating back to the 13th Century. We visit Wat Mahatat, the former
Royal Temple and Wat Sri Chum with the 14 meter high sitting Buddha Statue,
as well as the ruins at Sri Satchanalai. After lunch at a local restaurant
you continue to Chiang Mai.
Overnight at Chiang Mai.
Day 3 : Chiang Mai / Wat Doi Suthep Temple ( B, L )
After breakfast we drive up the Suthep Mountain of Chiang Mai and visit the
spectacular Wat Doi Suthep Temple with it's golden Chedi.
After lunch at a local restaurant you visit an orchid farm and the famous
handy crafts village of Chiang Mai, where teak wood carvings, silver
articles, Sa-Paper umbrellas and Thai Silk are produced.
Overnight at Chiang Mai.
Day 04 / Chiang Mai – Mae Hong Son ( B, L )
After breakfast we leave Chiang Mai in western dirsction to Pai, passing a
beautiful jungle covered mountains. You will visit villages of the Lisu and
Lahu hilltribes and the Tam Lord Cave and the Fish Cave. Lunch at a local
restaurant. In the afternoon we arrive Mae Hong son.
Overnight at the eco-tourism Fern Resort.
Day 05 / Mae Hong Son – Elephants - Padaungs ( B, L )
After breakfast you depart to the
Elephant Camp for a 1 hour elephant ride through the jungle.Later return to
the town for a city tour of Mae Hong Son, where the Burmese and Shan
(Thai Yai) cultures can still be seen at Wat Phrathat Doi
Kong Moo, Wat Jong Kham and Wat Jong Klang. After lunch we depart for Ban
Nai Soi village to visit the Padong Hill tribe village, home of the long
neck woman, one kind of the Karen Hill tribes who encircle their necks with
Overnight at Fern Resort.
Day 06 / Mae Hong Son - Chiang Mai – Bangkok ( B )
After breakfast transfer to Mae
Hong Son Airport for your
return flight to Bangkok.
(The air ticket Mae Hong Son - Chiang Mai - Bangkok is NOT included)
Accommodation Pailyn Sukhothai Hotel, The Empress
similar in Chiang Mai and Fern Rimtarn Resort in Mae Hong Son
including daily breakfast.
- 05 x lunch
- Transport in A/C car or minibus with driver
- entrance fees for mentioned program
- English speaking guide
- Personal expenses
- drinks during meals
- optional excursions