An itinerary dedicated to all those who want to visit Thailand in total freedom with a small van available for small groups and only the driver for stops during the program. The itinerary is designed to enjoy the classic sightseeing of the north of the country aboard a minivan together with other travelers. The only lunch included is that at a local farm in the magnificent region of Maeslong in Chiang Rai province.

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An itinerary dedicated to all those who want to visit Thailand in total freedom with a small van available for small groups and only the driver for stops during the program. The itinerary is designed to enjoy the classic sightseeing of the north of the country aboard a minivan together with other travelers. The only lunch included is that at a local farm in the magnificent region of Maeslong in Chiang Rai province.

Departure every Tuesday from Chiang Rai.

The tour is guaranteed with minimum 2 participants up to 8 participants.

During the tour the local guide will not escort you. The driver will communicate the pick up times. In case you arrive directly at Chiang Rai airport by other flights different from the one mentioned, the flight quotation included in the program will not be canceled but the transfer to the hotel will be provided to coincide with the booked flight.

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Trip summary

  • Travel style Group departure
  • Departure Bangkok
  • End Chiang Mai
  • Countries
    • Thailand
  • City
    • Chiang Rai
    • Chiang Mai
  • Theme Art, history and cultural trips
  • Accommodation Standard
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Not Included
  • The tour has met our standards

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Bangkok - Chiang Rai
    Day 1 Transfer by airplane

    Flight from Bangkok (DMK) airport to Chiang Rai (CEI). Arrival in Chiang Rai and transfer with only the driver to the hotel. Upon arrival at the hotel meet the local assistant and check in. Dinner at leisure, overnight in Chiang Rai.

    Low cost flight Nok Air DMK 16:40 CEI 17:55 Free baggage allowance of 15 kilos. (to be paid only at the time of check-in, any extra baggage charges)

    Only if the Nok Air flight is not available will the Air Asia flight be confirmed with the following flights: FD3209 * Bangkok (DMK) 16:20 Chiang Rai 17:50 * 20 kg baggage allowance.

    Visited places:
    • Bangkok
    • Chiang Rai
  • 2
    Golden Triangle, Wat Rong Khun (White Temple), Chiang Mai
    Day 2 Transfer by bus

    Breakfast at the hotel and checkout. In the morning departure for the Golden Triangle, the geographical point located along the waters of the Mekong river where Thailand meets Laos and Burma. Free time available for independent visits. Next you will go towards the slopes of Mount Mae Salong, a natural border with Burma. Transfer to a farm stay located in the Mae Salong Nai area. The farm is surrounded by nature, in a paddy field surrounded by hills, where you can admire a slice of life of the Northern Thai countryside.

    The farmer here grows rubber, has buffaloes, which were used for work in the fields before the arrival of the tractor and depending on the season he goes sowing and collects tropical fruits of various kinds. The breeding of domestic animals and cultivation are always surrounded by the jungle, which is the background to everyday life and with which these peoples of the North have always lived together. Cooking class and lunch based on typical products. In the early afternoon we will leave the province of Chiang Rai to go south.

    Soon we will come across the Wat Rong Khun, a stylistic hybrid between modern architecture and traditional forms of the past. Its vast proportions and sumptuous finishes have made it one of the most photographed places by international tourists. Free time to visit the temple (ticket not included). In the late afternoon you will reach Chiang Mai, the ancient capital of the Lanna kingdom and today the main city of Northern Thailand. Free dinner and overnight at the hotel.

    Distance traveled approx. 260 Km Duration of tour visits and transfers included approx.

    Visited places:
    • Chiang Rai
    • Chiang Mai
    Accommodation offered:
  • 3
    Transfer to Wat Prathat Doi Suthep
    Day 3 Transfer by bus

    In the morning departure to reach the Doi Suthep, the symbol temple of Chiang Mai. Time available to visit the temple complex independently (ticket not included). Before lunch return to the hotel and free time available. Free lunch and dinner and second overnight stay in Chiang Mai.

    Visited places:
    • Chiang Mai
    Accommodation offered:
  • 4
    End of tour
    Day 4 Transfer by bus

    Checkout before 12:00. Transfer to Chiang Mai Airport (CNX) for any operating departures on the day.

    Visited places:
    • Chiang Mai
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Domestic low cost flight Bangkok - Chiang Rai
    • All transfers as mentioned in the program with private vehicle and driver
    • Personal assistance at the hotel in Chiang Rai upon arrival
    • Bed and breakfast treatment
    • One lunch on the second day
    Price does not include
    • International flights and airport taxes
    • All entry tickets
    • Local guide for sightseeing
    • Meals not mentioned in the program
    • Personal extras
    • Tips: highly recommended
    • All that is not expressed under "the price includes" section.