Chiang Mai Chiang Rai and Golden Triangle Private tour from/to Chiang Mai / English or German language (other languages on request) / daily departure. Visit Chiang Rai Province and The Golden Triangle (meeting point of Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar). With a knowledgeable guide, you’ll drive through scenic countryside, visit local hill tribe villages . It passes through the mountains and valleys of northern Thailand as well as Chiang Saen. Your first stop will be the Maekhajan Hot Springs, a good spot to have a morning cup of coffee before heading up towards the stunning Wat Rong Khun also called The White Temple due do its dazzling white color inlaid with mirrored glass.
We will proceed to the Golden Triangle where you can see the meeting points of Thailand, Burma and Loas. Here you have the option of boarding a boat along Mekong River to the Laos island of Don Sao. The 3 days tour will proceed to Mae Sai the Thai border town with Myanmar where we can spend some time at the bustling border market. You will also get a glimpse of Myanmar itself with it only being situated a mere ten meters away across the river.
Highlights of Chiang Mai Chiang Rai and Golden Triangle :
Visit an Elephant Camp, see how the elephants are trained for their work in the jungle (an optional ride on one of the pachyderms can be booked at spot). the city of Chiang Rai the famous Golden Triangle on the border to Myanmar Laos and Thailand.
Visit hill-tribe villages and take long-tail-boat cruise on the Maekok River.
The days highlights include, the magnificent Wat Rong Khun (White Temple), and taking a boat ride on the Mekong across to the Laos Island of Don Sao. You’ll amaze with the beautiful Thai and temporary art by Mr. Chalermchai Kositpipat , one of the greatest artist in Thailand who wanted to present the art which can relate to the Buddhist in his own idea.
Chiang Saen to visit Wat Chedi Luang
|Day 01:||Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai (L)|
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|Day 03:||Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai (B/L)|
Day 01: Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai (L)
In the morning you will be picked up from your Chiang Mai- HOTEL AND driven to an Elephant Camp outside of Chiang Mai. Here you can see how the elephants are trained for their work in the jungle (an optional ride on one of the pachyderms can be booked at spot). Afterwards visit a Meo -hilltribe village. After lunch proceed to Chiang Rai for overnight.
Day 02: Chiang Rai (B/L)
After Breakfast leave Chiang Rai for a visit at Yao- and Akha- villages both being hill tribes that migrated into Thailand from Tibet and China. Continue to Mae Sai the northern most point of Thailand on the Thai – Burmese Border. After lunch continue on a scenic ride to the “Golden Triangle” where the borders of Laos Myanmar and Thailand meet and on to Chiang Saen to visit Wat Chedi Luang before returning to Chiang Rai for overnight.
Day 03: Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai (B/L)
After breakfast take a long-tail-boat to cruise along the Maekok River and visit the White Karen- village. Return to Chiang Rai by boat. After lunch you will return to Chiang Mai and to your hotel or the airport for an onwards flight.
- Accommodation as described based on 2 persons sharing a room
- Daily breakfast (ABF or CBF)
- Other meals if stated (drinks excluded)
- Transportation within the journey in air conditioned vehicles
- Other transportation (boat etc.) if stated
- English or German speaking Tour guide (other languages on request)
- Program as per itinerary
- All entrance fees
- Flights and Airport Taxes (if applicable)
- Personal expenses
- Drinks with meals
- Guide and driver tips
- Visa Fees (if needed)