On this tour, you will be immersed into the glorious past of Thailand through the major cities from central to northern Thailand, each of which endows rich history and cultural heritages. Visit Ayutthaya, Phitsanulok, Sukhothai, Lampang, Chiang Rai (Golden Triangle) and Chiang Mai. You will experience riding of ox cart, horse carriage and boat trip and etc. Promotion Price: 24,500 Baht only
Tour Code: TH-11
Departure: Tuesday Only
Destination: Thailand, Thailand
Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights
Meal: As in Itinerary
DAY 1 BANGKOK – AYUTTHAYA – PHITSANULOK (L)
Early morning pick up passengers from various Bangkok hotels, drive to Bang Pa In for a scenic boat trip to Ayutthaya. Visit Wat Panangchoen, Wat Yai Chaya Mongkol and the ancient ruins of Wat Chai Wattanaram. Then continue to Wat Sakaeo in Bang Sadet village. This temple was constructed in 1699 when it was originally named Wat Sakae. Wat Sakaeo also serves as an orphans care center with over 1000 children under supervision. Within the temple area is a center for hand woven fabrics, a project initiated and established in 1981 by Her Majesty the Queen. Here, hand woven fabrics and products can be bought at reasonable prices. In front of the temple is the Pa Mok Cultural Center, providing demonstration of weaving, silverware and court doll production. After lunch at a local restaurant, continue to Phitsanulok. Visit Wat Maha That and its highly revered Buddha statue, Phra Buddha Jinaraj. Overnight at AMARIN LAGOON HOTEL.
DAY 2 PHITSANULOK – SUKHOTHAI – LAMPANG (B,L)
Drive to Sukhothai, where you will visit the ancient ruins at Sukhothai Historical Park; a short ride on a traditional ox-cart brings you to Wat Sri Chum with it's gigantic Buddha statue. Continue to Sri Satchanalai for lunch at Gaeng Luang Restaurant. Upon arrival in Lampang, we take you on a horse carriage ride through town with photo stops at two interesting temples, each which its own architectural style and history: Wat Don Tao, Wat Pratu Phong. We will also visit Baan Sao Nak, a 100-year old teak-wood mansion. Overnight at LAMPANG RIVER LODGE or WIENGLAKOR.
DAY 3 LAMPANG – GOLDEN TRIANGLE – CHIANG RAI (B,L)
Drive to the Golden Triangle. After lunch at the Imperial Golden Triangle Hotel, take a boat ride on the Mekong River, where the borders of Thailand, Myanmar and Laos converge. Continue to Mae Sai, the northern most city bordering Myanmar. Overnight at RIMKOK RESORT in Chiang Rai.
DAY 4 CHIANG RAI – CHIANG MAI (B,L)
Early morning depart for Chiang Mai with a brief photo stop at Wat Rong Khun, which is very different to any of temple you are likely to see in Thailand. The temple is almost entirely white – no other colours are used at all. Arrive in Chiang Mai at noon and check in at your hotel. Lunch at Empress Hotel. In the afternoon, visit Wat Doi Suthep, a famous landmark of the city, tucked away in the mountains at an elevation of 1,056 meters. The temple is reached by climbing 290 steps, flanked by a NAGA balustrade on both sides.
Optional evening program (not included in package price): Traditional Kantoke Dinner & presentation of Northern Dances. Price per person: 600 Baht. Overnight at THE EMPRESS CHIANG MAI.
DAY 5 CHIANG MAI – BANGKOK BY TRAIN (B,L)
Visit to an orchid farm for lunch, then return to town and visit the handicraft villages in Sankampheng. Transfer to Chiang Mai Railway Station. Depart by second-class air-conditioned train with sleeping berth. Overnight ON THE TRAIN.
DAY 6 ARRIVAL BANGKOK (-)
Arrive at Bangkok Railway Station in the early morning. End of services (transfer from Railway station to your next destination is not included in package price).
|Joined Group Tour||Price per Pax|
|Child (2-11 years old)||18,400|
Validity: Now until 31 October 2017
- Transfers and tours by air-conditioned car/minibus/coach from city hotels in Bangkok
- Services of an English-speaking guide on the seat-in-coach tour
- Baggage handling (1 piece per luggage per person)
- Admission fees and activities mentioned in the program
- Boat trips as mentioned in the program
- Meals as specified in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch)
- Accommodation shared twin rooms with private bathroom
- 2nd class air-con sleeper berth train-ticket from Chiang Mai to Bangkok
- Transfer from Bangkok Railway station to your next destination on Day 6
- Other meals than mentioned in the program
- Surcharges for compulsory gala dinners (such as X'mas Eve and New Year Eve)
- Optional tours
- Expenditures of a personal nature (drinks, phone calls, mini bar consumptions, laundry etc.)
- Tips for guide and driver (at your discretion)
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