T1025 Chiang Rai & Golden Triangle with Long Neck Option
Price From : 1,200 - 5,500 Baht
Experience all the highlights of Chiang Rai province in a day! The days highlights include, The Golden Triangle, the magnificent Wat Rong Khun (White Temple) , an option to see the fascinating Karen Long Neck (paduang)
Visit Chiang Rai Province and The Golden Triangle, meeting point of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. After collecting you from your Chiang Mai hotel your first stop will be Maekhajan hot springs a good spot to take a morning cup of coffee before heading up to Chiang Rai where will stop i to see the stunning Wat Rong Khun, frequently referred to as The White Temple. Chiang Saen which is situated on the banks of the mighty Mekong River is the next stop. Chiang Saen was once the site of an important northern Thai kingdom and much surviving architecture and Buddha images can be found in this area we will see one of the better preserved temples - Wat Chedi Luang. A short drive from Chiang Saen will bring us to the Golden Triangle meeting points of Myanmar, Thailand and Laos. Here you will have the option of a boat trip across the Mekong River to the Laos island of Don Sao. The tour will proceed to Mae Sai the Thai border town with Myanmar this is a good spot for some shopping, dried food stuffs and counterfeit goods such as handbags and CD/DVD’s are all in abundance here. You will also get a glimpse of Myanmar itself with it only being situated a mere ten meters away across the river or if you feel more adventurous we can arrange for you to pop over the border into the Burmese town of Tackilek. On the return to Chiang Mai we can arrange an option to visit the Long Neck village.
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.
- Pick up from Chiang Mai hotel 07:00
- Visit hot springs
- Wat Rong Khun (White temple)
- Visit old Chiang Saen city
- Visit Golden Triangle
- On tour option - Boat trip on Mekong to Laos*
- Have lunch
- Visit border market at Mae Sai
- On tour option - Cross into Burma (Myanmar)*
- Visit Yao hill tribe village
- Visit Akha hill tribe village
- Option - Karen Long Neck
- Back to hotel around 21:00
*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
- Private transport by air con minibus/car
- All listed activities
- All entrance fees
- Pick up and drop off at your hotel
This tour excludes:
- 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
- Option - Karen Long Neck option 500 Baht/person
- Option - Cross border to Burma 500 Baht/person
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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.|
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. We can cater to groups of any size.
A Tourist Authority of Thailand licensed and English speaking guide is be provided. Your guide will not be driving the vehicle
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. A passport will be required if you want to take the Mekong boat trip to the Laos island of Don Xao (previously 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.
On this tour we can arrange a short crossing into Burma from the Thai town of Mae Sai. On the Burmese side there is a bustling border market where you can spend 30-45 minutes. For the Crossing you will require your passport and a Burmese visa which is available at the Burmese immigration post and can be obtained on the day (current price is 500 baht/person). Please note that if you do cross into Burma your current Thai visa will be cancelled. On crossing back to Thailand you will be stamped with a 15 day visas only. Please ensure that 15 days is enough to cover the rest of your holiday plans in Thailand.
This is a Full day tour and lunch will be provided. Please let us know in advance if you require vegetarian food.
On this tour no accommodation is included. Please contact us if you would like us to arrange pre or post tour accommodation or require any assistance with hotel bookings in Chiang Mai
Accident insurance is provided to cover medical bills up to a maximum amount of 1,000,000 baht.
If you feel this itinerary doesn’t quite suit then we can customise it to suit your own interests and length of time in Chiang Mai. please contact us with you suggestions.
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.
You are touring in a hot climate wear comfortable cool attire. Shorts and t shirt or similar clothing are good for this tour. Rain is possible at any time of the year but more likely during the rainy season months of May to October - bring a light weight rain coat during these months. There are only short brief walks on this tour and sandal type footwear is OK.
On this tour you will be visiting Buddhist temples. Respectful dress is always appreciated. For dress we suggest the following:
Please wear a shirt which covers the shoulders and reaches the waist (a t shirt will be fine!) For leg ware at least knee length shorts or skirt should be worn.