Northern Thailand Explorer

Bangkok to Chiang Mai

9 From €679 pp

Overview

Don’t just visit Thailand; find yourself on a once-in-a-lifetime, genuine cultural experience you’ll talk about forever. This 10-day adventure throughout Northern Thailand will give you amazing stories to share. Explore the ruins of the former Thai capital city of Ayutthaya, spend a night in a floating rafthouse, and take a local train up to vibrant and unforgettable Chiang Mai to trek into the hills surrounding the city. Get to know the people of the hilltribes who live there who don’t often get to meet travellers. This immersive experience will take you back to a simpler time that you might not want to leave.

Bangkok to Chiang Mai

9 Days From 679

Is this tour for me?

Travel Style: Classic

All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

Service Level: Standard

Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

Physical Rating: 3 – Average

Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 15, avg 12

Age requirement: 12+

All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Day 1: Chiang Mai

Arrive at any time. Welcome meeting in the evening.

 

Day 2: Chiang Mai

Enjoy free time to explore Chiang Mai. Opt for a bicycle tour, a visit the Mae Sa waterfall, shopping at the night market, or getting a traditional Thai massage. Enjoy a local cooking class with dinner.

 

Exclusive Inclusions:

Hands-On Cooking Class|Carte Blanche

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 3: Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai

Travel to Chiang Rai and start exploring.

 

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 4: Chiang Rai

Visit the town of Mae Sai and the Opium Museum.

 

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 5: Chiang Rai/Lampang

Continue on to Lampang and enjoy a homestay in a traditional Lanna village. Participate in craft demonstrations and opt to help prepare a local meal.

 

Exclusive Inclusions:

Local Living Village Homestay

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 6: Lampang/Sukhothai

Take in traditional morning activities, followed by lunch in the village. Travel to Sukhothai and enjoy a free afternoon.

 

Meals included:

Breakfast | Lunch

Day 7: Sukhothai

Take a half-day guided bike tour of Sukhothai Historical Park and explore the area with some free time.

 

Exclusive Inclusions:

Get Active Sukhothai Bicycle Tour

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 8: Sukhothai/Bangkok

Travel to Bangkok and enjoy some time for last minute shopping.

 

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 9: Bangkok

Depart at any time.

 

Meals included:

Breakfast

What’s Included

  • Hands-On: Cooking Class, Chiang Mai
  • Local Living: Village Homestay, Lampang
  • Mae Sa visit (Chiang Rai)
  • Opium Museum visit
  • Bicycle tour (half-day, Sukhothai)
  • All transport to/from included activities and between all destinations

Accommodations

Hotels/guesthouses (7 nts), homestay (1 nt).

Meals

8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
Allow USD85-110 for meals not included.

Transportation

Private vehicle, bicycle, longtail boat, walking.

Staff & experts

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.

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