Tourism Authority of Thailand
License Number: 11/2802
7 Days - 6 Nights Bangkok - Phitsanulok - Phrae - Chiang Mai - Chiang Rai Sightseeing of Chiang Mai city
Day 1 : Bangkok - Ayutthaya – Phitsanulok (L,D) Depart from Bangkok hotel for Ayutthaya, former capital city, to visit World historical sites. Continue to Saraburi to visit Phra Buddha Baht shrine (Lord Buddha’s footprint). Lunch at local restaurant in Lopburi and visit to Khmer Temples,Three Spired Pagoda and Monkey Temple. Proceed to Phitsanulok for dinner and overnight at Topland or Phitsanulok Thanee Hotel.
Day 2 : Phitsanulok – Sukhothai - Phrae (B,L) Visit to Wat Mahathat with its highly revered Buddha statue, Phra Buddha Jinaraj. Continue to Sukhothai, the first Thai (Siam) kingdom to visit Sukhothai Historical Park (accredited by UNESCO as a World Heritage site) and Sri Satchanalai to see remain of temples and palaces. Lunch at local restaurant. Proceed to Phrae to visit the Burmese-style temple of Wat Chom Sawan and Prathat Shoe Hae. Overnight at Maeyom Palace Hotel.
Day 3 : Phrae - Golden Triangle - Chiang Rai (B,L) Visit to Baan Pratabjai a house of beautifully carved teak pillars. Proceed to Phayao. Enroute visit to Pae Muen Pee, Wat Sri Kom Kam. Lunch at local restaurant. Continue drive to Chiang Rai. Visit Golden Triangle by the Mekong River where the borders of Thailand, Burma and Laos meet,. Overnight at Inn Come or Wangcome Hotel in Chiang Rai.
Day 4 : Chiang Rai - Mae Sai - Chiang Mai (B,L,D) From Chiang Rai by road to Mae Salong Mountain to visit Akha & Yao hilltribe villages and continue to Mae Sai, the northernmost Thai town on Burmese border. Walk through local market and lunch at local restaurant. Continue drive to Chiang Mai. Khan-Toke dinner with Hilltribes show. Overnight at Chiang Mai Plaza Hotel (or similar)
Day 5 : Chiang Mai (B,L,D) Sightseeing of Chiang Mai city and visit to Wat Doi Suthep on the mountain top. Visit the famous Elephant Camp and Orchid Farm. Lunch in local restaurant and visit Thai Handicraft Village producing silk, gems, lacquerwares, paper umbrella and wood carving. Dinner and overnight at Chiang Mai Plaza Hotel (or similar).
Day 6 : Chiang Mai – Mae Sa Valley (B,L,D) From Chiang Mai, continue journey to Mae-Sa Valley. On the way, visit Nhong Hoi Royal Project Development Center & Hmong hilltribe village. Participate in Forest Revitalization Programme by planting teak tree for the reforestation project in cooperation with National Forestry Department. The planted teak trees will be taken care of by school children for the next 3 years . Each teak tree will have name of donor. Picnic lunch with panoramic mountain view at 2,000 feet above sea level. One-hour trek over mountain and forest trails. Dinner and overnight at Mae Sa Valley Resort.
Day 7 : Chiang Mai – Bangkok (B) Breakfast at the resort. Free morning at leisure till the time to transfer to Chiang Mai Airport or the other hotel in Chiang Mai for further travel & extended stay.
• All tours, transportation, accommodation and meals as mentioned in the itinerary• English speaking guide• Other language speaking guide on request
• Extra Charge: Air ticket Chiang Mai / Bangkok = 2,275 THB
• Extension of stay in Chiang Mai: • Accommodation in superior room includes American Breakfast at Chiang Mai Plaza.• Seat-in-coach Guarantee Departure• Every Wednesday/Friday/Sunday