Highlights of Northern Thailand

Highlights of Northern Thailand

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Tour - 7 days

During this 7-day trip from Bangkok to authentic Northern Thailand, Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai dazzling experiences await you. You will learn about contrasts and similarities between present-day Bangkok and the latter 2 capitals of the kingdom of Siam, Ayutthaya and Chiang Mai and visit temples which reflect the wealth of days of lore.

You will travel to the utmost northern corner of the country, near the border with Myanmar, and meet the mountain tribes and their traditional lifestyle. Via Chiang Rai and the famous Golden Triangle you will return to Chiang Mai, nicknamed ‘The Rose of the North’.

Strong points:
  • Stunning cultural highlights

  • Splendid nature settings

  • Combine with other tours in the unexplored North

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Day 1


In the morning you leave for the north. On your programme: Ayutthaya, the former capital of Siam. You visit the summer residence of the Chakri kings in Bangpa-in and explore the old capital and its three main temples: Wat Chai Wattanaram, Wat Phra Si San Phet and Wat Mahatat.

Relatively well-preserved ruins give you an excellent idea of the grandeur of yesteryear. After lunch you board a unique longtail boat ride on the canals of Ayutthaya and drift along picturesque places and beautiful temples. Keep your camera stand-by! In the late afternoon, you check in at your hotel.

Included: breakfast

Day 2

Lop Buri - Phitsanuloke - Sukhothai

Day 3

Phayao - Chiang Rai

Day 4

Chiang Rai

Day 5

Chiang Mai

Day 6

Chiang Mai

Day 7

Chiang Mai

What's included?

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