Depart from various hotels in Bangkok to Bang-Pa-In and visit the former
Summer Palace of the Rama Kings. Continue to Ayuthaya, the ancient capital
of Siam, and visit the ruins of Wat Yai Chaimongkol, Wat Mahathat and Wat
Phanang Choeng. Continue to Lopburi. Lunch en route at a local restaurant.
Visit Prang Sam Yod and Phra Kan Shrine, also known as the Monkey temple.
Proceed to Phitsanuloke. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Phitsanuloke / Sukhothai / Lampang
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and visit the ancient city of Sukhothai, its
Historical Park and the ruins at Sri Satchanalai. Lunch en route at a local
restaurant. Stop at a local village on the way.
Continue to Lampang. Dinner
and overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Lampang / Chinag Mai
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and visit Wat Phathat Lampang Luang, one of
the bestpreserved wooden buildings in Thailand and Wat Haripoonchai in Lampoon.
Lunch en route at a local restaurant. Continue to the handicraft villages of Bo
Sang and San Kamphaeng, which are the center of cotton industries, traditional
local products, antiques from Burma and hill tribe handicrafts, hand-woven silk
and cotton and wood carving. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Chinag Mai
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit one of the most revered temples in Chiang Mai:
Wat Doi Suthep, located high in the hills of Chiang Mai and enjoying panoramic
views of the whole surrounding countryside. Return to lunch at the hotel.
Afternoon at leisure with optional activities available locally.
In the evening enjoy a traditional Northern Kantoke dinner with various hill
tribes shows and performances. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Chinag Mai / Chinag Rai
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and visit an elephant training camp for a
demonstration of elephant at work (elephant ride is optional and not included in
this program). Lunch at a local restaurant. Take an exciting long tail boat trip
from Pha Tai to Chang Rai and visit some of the hill tribe villages along the
way. Dinner and overnight at hotel
Day 6: Chinag Rai / Bangkok
Breakfast at hotel. Check out and visit a local hill tribe village and continue
to the small trading town of Mae Sai. Proceed to visit the “Golden Triangle”,
where Thailand, Laos and Myanmar meet. Lunch at a local restaurant. Visit the
historical city of Chiang Saen and transfer to Chiang Rai airport.