PT2003 2 Day 1 Night The Road to Chiang Rai
Price From : 2,950 - 12,000 Baht
Take the scenic road on this two day package tour to Chiang Rai and the upper most north of Thailand. This loop tour will take you north of Chiang Mai to see the fascinating Karen Long Neck hill tribe and up the Chinese Community living in Doi Mae Salong. Day two will be spent in the Golden Triangle are taking in all the sights Chiang Rai is famous for.
Day 1 - Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai
We will collect you from Your Chiang Mai hotel and start the first day by taking the northern route towards Chiang Dao where we will stop to see the Chiang Dao cave system. We will take a special lamp lit tour into the deep and dark caverns that this cave offers. Will will then visit the multi tired Thaton temple which will afford views over the Burma jungle as well as down the Mae Kok river valley towards Chiang Rai. A sumptuous buffet lunch will be taken on the banks of the Mae Kok river before boarding the bus to drive towards the Karen Long Neck village. We will then drive on up into the mountains stopping at an Akha village and then on up to the Chinese community on Doi Mae Salong where the air is cool and you will see the cultivation of tea and visit the mountain top Wat Santikhiri Temple which affords amazing views over the town of Doi Mae Salong and beyond!. We will arrive at your hotel in Chiang Rai in the evening and you will have a chance to freshen up before a visit to Chiang Rai Night bazaar, this is an excellent spot for some craft shopping as well as a good place to try some local Thai food while enjoying the entertainments.
Day 2 - Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai
We will collect you from your Chiang Rai hotel and begin the day with a visit to the historic Chiang Sean on the banks of the Mekong river where we will see Wat Chedi Luang a remnant temple from the kingdom which used to occupy this site. A short drive further up the river will bring you to the famed Golden Triangle area meeting points on Burma, Laos and Thailand. Here you will have the option to ride a boat on the Mekong River to get a closer look at Myanmar and stop on the Laos Island of Don Sao. Next is the Thai border town of Mae Sai and its bustling border market. On our way back to Chiang Mai we will stop by the White Temple. (Wat Rong Khun) and Mae Khajan hot springs before transferring you back to your Chiang Mai hotel.
Doi Tung Option - We can visit Mae fah Luang Gardens at Doi Tung on day 2 if required. However to fit this is our busy schedule for the day we will need to make an early departure and be on the road by 07:30am!
Note: You will be required to show your original passport if you want to take the boat ride on the Mekong to the Laos side. Please bring this with you if you want to take this option.
Day 1 - Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai
- 8.00 am pick up from your hotel
- Visit Chiang Dao Cave
- Lamp lit deep Cave tour
- Thaton Temple
- Karen Long Neck Village
- Akha Hill tribe village
- Doi Mae Salong
- Wat Santikhiri Temple
- Tea plantations
- Check in at hotel
- Chiang Rai Night Bazaar
- Back to hotel around 9:00pm
- Chiang Rai
Day 2 - Chiang rai to Chiang Mai
8:30am pick up from your hotel
- Chiang Saen Old city
- Wat Chedi Luang
- Golden triangle
- On tour option - Boat trip on Mekong*
- Opium museum
- Mae Sai Thai/Burma border town
- On tour option - Cross the border into Burma*
- On tour option - Doi Tung*
- White temple (Wat Rong Khun)
- Mae Kha Jan Hot Springs
- Return to your hotel Chiang Mai 7pm
*On tour option - the guide will give you the option on the tour
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This tour includes:
- Licensed English speaking tour guide(Mandarin available on request)
- Comfortable air-con transport
- All listed activities
- All entrance fees
- Food (see quick facts below)
- Pick up and drop off at your hotel
This tour excludes:
- Evening meal
- Hotel accommodation (see below for options)
- On tour option - Boat trip on Mekong (From 300 to 500 Baht/person) depending on number of persons and boat type. single person on boat 1000 Baht
- On tour option - Cross into Burma visa fee (500 Baht/person)
- On tour option - Doi Tung (90 Baht/person + 500 baht for minibus)
- airport transfers on request (300-500 Baht/group)
HOTELSPackage prices quoted above exclude hotel accommodation. For this tour package you are free to make your own hotel arrangements. However we would be happy to provide you with a quote with one of our partner hotels. If you require a no obligation quote please let us know on the booking form. If you need the hotel before and after the package dates please let us know in the quearies box on the booking form.
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Privately Escorted Tour
this is a privately escorted tour and will be arranged just for you and your group of friends, family members or work colleagues. You will not join others and will be provided with your own private vehicle, driver and tour guide
Operated By Travel Hub
This tour is operated by the Travel Hub team. You will be provided with a Travel Hub Guide and Travel Hub will be arranging all details of your tour.
Garanteed Daily Departures-private
This is a privately escorted tour, Travel Hub can arrange departure on any day to suit your own schedule and convenience.
We only employ safe careful drivers and use the most modern and comfortable air conditioned transport. We will provide transport dependent on your group size as follows:
|Group size 1-2 persons:
Modern air conditioned car Toyota Vios or similar.
Group size 3-9 persons:
|Group size 10-12 persons:
Modern Toyota Commuter minibus - 12 passenger seat format
Group size 13 + persons:
|Please note during peak holiday periods we often need to contract vehicles to meet the high demand. Occasionally the make and model will be different from that described above but we do ensure all contracted vehicles offer the same comfort and safety level.|
On this tour we can arrange a short crossing by boat across the Mekong to the small Laos settlement of Don Xao. In Don Xao there is a small tourist market where some Laos souvenirs and goods can be found. From the beginning of 2015 a passport will be required if you want to take the Mekong boat trip to the Laos island of Don Xao (before a passport was not required) Please bring your passport if you want to do this option. Please also note that no exit or entry visas will be stamped in your passport and if you do cross onto the island of Don Xao your Thai visa will be unaffected. A small landing fee of 20 baht is usually collected by Laos authorities.
This is a 2 Day 1 night tour and you will be provided with meals as follows:
* Breakfast will be provided with any hotel booking.
* Evening Meal will be by your own arrangement or if you require us to arrange your evening meals we can provide you with a quote.
We can arrange hotel accommodation for this tour or you are free to make your own arrangements. Just let us know on the booking form
We provide accident insurance for this tour to cover medical bills up to a maximum amount of 100,000 baht.
Free pick up and drop off is included to and from any Chiang Mai city hotel. As this is a privately escorted tour we can pick up and drop off at out of town resorts. There may be an extra charged levied for pick up and drop off at outlying establishments. We can notify you of any extra charges before we request any payments
Need more information or have any questions before you book? Please do not hesitate to contact us.