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Thailand Active Tour

10/Days  Flexible & Private Tour
 BangkokChiang MaiChiang RaiSamui Island
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$1552 $1350
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Discover a different side of Thailand on this fully guided 9-day tour with a bunch of active experiences. The adventure starts in the bustling capital of Bangkok where you take in the splendor of golden temples and palaces on Thai traditional long-tail boats, ventures to the north to see the breathtaking views of Chiang Mai’s mountains and forests, then finishes on the amazing tropical paradise of Koh Samui. You’ll visit ancient ruins, interact with hill tribe villagers, go island-hopping, and check out the border region. There is so much more to explore on this Thailand active trip.

Highlights

  Tour around Bangkok’s most famous temples and palaces

  Cruise the Chao Phraya River and old canals of Thonburi on a traditional long-tail boat

  Explore ancient ruins of Ayutthaya city and travel back to Bangkok by cruise

  Marvel at the Northern-Thai style of the sacred Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep

  Spend time visiting Chiang Rai’s attractions: White Temple, Golden Triangle, hill tribe villages

  Take a train ride from Chiang Mai to Lamphun then go on a biking tour around Thai countryside

  Enjoy kayaking and snorkeling in the pristine Angthong National Marine Park

  Relax on the charming beaches of Koh Samui

Tour Summary

By Day Transfer Destinations Activities Meals
Day 1 Bangkok Arrive at Bangkok Airport, Transfer to hotel in city center to check...
Day 2 Bangkok Visit the highlight attractions in Bangkok B, L
Day 3 Bangkok, Ayutthaya Visit the ancient capital Ayutthaya, Cruise back to Bangkok B, L
Day 4 Bangkok, Chiang Mai Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in the morning, Free to relax B, L
Day 5 Chiang Mai Biking to the countryside of Chiang mai, Take train to Lamphun B, L
Day 6 Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai Drive to Chiang Rai, Visit White Temple, Golden Triangle, Mae Sai... B, L
Day 7 Chiang Mai, Samui Island Fly from Chiang Mai to Samui, Free to relax B
Day 8 Samui Island Explore Angthong National Marine Park B, L
Day 9 Samui Island Free to relax at beaches B
Day 10 Samui Island Transfer from hotel to the airport for your next flight B
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    Arrive at Bangkok Airport, Transfer to hotel in city center to check in, Free time to relax

Once you arrive at the Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok, you will meet our tour guide and driver then then get transferred to your hotel to check in. (Check-in time is at 14:00)
Free time to relax after your flight.
 
Overnight in Bangkok. 

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    Visit the highlight attractions in Bangkok

After breakfast at hotel, meet our guide and drive to visit two of the most special Buddhist temples in the city. The Buddha in Wat Traimit weighs several tons, and is made of solid gold. Visit the famous Reclining Buddha at Wat Po, where the blind may be trained to become masseuses.
Then visit a site the Thai people consider the most sacred in the Kingdom: The Royal Grand Palace. This is one of the most beautiful examples of an ancient Thai court, with several Halls in same compound. You will also visit the Temple of the sacred Emerald Buddha.
Lunch will be served at the local restaurant.
Continue your afternoon to explore the Chao Phraya River's edge, to board a local style "Long Tail Boat", and spend a few hours to enjoy the old canals of the Thonburi side of Bangkok, where an older and more gracious lifestyle still prevails. You will have opportunities to snack, purchase knick-knacks, or use a toilet, at stops en route. Visit the Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) , which you will probably recognize, from its famous silhouette. The local story goes that the shards of pottery decorating its 79 m tall spire came from a nearby shipwreck 100 years ago. Then transfer back to hotel to relax.

Overnight in Bangkok.

Get an insightful and fabulous day touring Bangkok

Welcome to Bangkok – The capital of Thailand. Nothing is better to feel the real life in this city than spending a day touring around Bangkok in a clean and comfortable air conditioned van with our friendly local guide. You will have an amazing day visiting the must-see attraction of Bangkok: Grand Palace, Wat Pho, the Golden Buddha Temple (Wat Traimit) and Chinatown, learn more about history & culture of Thailand’s capital city, taste delicious traditional cuisine. 

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    Breakfast, Lunch

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    Visit the ancient capital Ayutthaya, Cruise back to Bangkok

 After breakfast, our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and depart for Ayutthaya by air-conditioned car,
Ayutthaya the former capital city of Thailand. The first places you visit is Bang Pa-In Summer Palace one of the most beautiful Summer Palace of Thailand.
Then follow by Wat Yai Chaimongkhol where you have a chance to sacred one of the biggest Reclining Buddha Image as well and the ruins of the old Royal Grand Palace & Temples. Continue to visit Wat Phra Si Sanphet & Viharn Phra Mongkol Bopit, one of the largest bronze Buddhas in Thailand. Finally, visit Wat Maha That, the heart and soul of the Ayutthaya people.
At noon, transfer to the Pier for Cruising down the Chao Phraya River to Bangkok. Certainly, along the River you will have impress & enjoy the rural Thai life along the River. Lunch on board with many varieties of Thai / Inter delicious Buffet. You will arrive in Bangkok by 3.30PM. Then transfer to your hotel to relax. 

 Overnight in Bangkok.

Explore the ancient capital Ayutthaya

A rich history and developing modern culture make Ayutthaya a fascinating place to visit. Located at 85 km north of Bangkok, this special place possesses both the ruins of an ancient city and the feel of a modern one. With its unique history, Ayutthaya is a worthy cultural destination to include on your tour in Thailand.Wat Phra Mahathat and Wat Ratchaburana are the highlights here. Wat Phra Mahathat is a must-see, with rows of majestic headless Buddha statues and a very famous tree, the roots twisting and weaving around a Buddha's head. Wat Ratchaburana is next door, featuring a fully-restored prang that you can climb (an intricately carved spire resembling a tower), and original temple paintings.If you are looking for a historic experience, Ayutthaya is well worth because of its majestic stone temple ruins.

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    Breakfast, Lunch

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    Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in the morning, Free to relax

After breakfast and check-out of the hotel, you will transfer to the airport to take a short flight to Chiang Mai. 

Upon arrival in Chiang Mai, our guide and driver will welcome you at the airport and transfer to your hotel to check in (if room is available).
After that, transfer to have hunch at local restaurant.
After lunch, you will visit Doi Suthep Temple which is one of the most sacred temples in Chiangmai - Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, located on hilltop in Northern-Thai style and containing holy relic of Lord Buddha. You will enjoy the panoramic view of the whole city from here.
Then you will visit a quaint and picturesque Meo Hill Tribe Village set in an attractive hillside spot and see the Meo tribesmen dressed in their colorful traditional costumes.
Return to hotel for relax after the tour.

Overnight at Chiang Mai.

Doi Suthep Temple - The most sacred temples in Chiang Mai

Located at 15 kilometers from the city of Chiang Mai and situated at an elevation of 1,073 meters, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is one of northern Thailand's most sacred temples. From the temple, impressive views of downtown Chiang Mai can be seen. This 14th century temple is filled with beautiful Buddhist shrines and auspicious relics; it is a beautiful example of northern Thai architecture. Visitors must climb 306 steps to reach the temple’s entrance but the views are well worth it! An easier, alternative route is available via a cable car ride to the top of the staircase for who don’t have much time. 

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    Biking to the countryside of Chiang mai, Take train to Lamphun

After breakfast at hotel, the tour guide will pick you up at your hotel.
Pedal across the city to the train station.
The trip starts with a train ride to Lamphun
Arriving at the historic Lamphun train station with our bikes, we disembark and soon find ourselves riding the quiet streets of the small city, which was once the capital of an ancient Mon Kingdom. Pedaling past its ancient walls to arrive at the famous Wat Phra That Hariphunchai with its imposing chedi. From here our bike tour strikes out across the countryside biking through villages, along canal and tree lined lanes. 
Enjoy a simple Thai lunch in a village market.
 After lunch we will cycle through paddy fields until we come upon the famous wood carving village of Ban Tawai. On from here we meander through country lanes to the foothills of Doi Suthep to a Beekeeping Center. After a few ups and downs on forested lanes we arrive at the forest temple of Wat Umong before returning to the city. 
*Note: This tour is group tour. 

Overnight in Chiang Mai.

Biking to the countryside of Chiang Mai

Spending a day cycling through the lush Chiang Mai and Lamphun countryside is one of the best ways to go truly off the beaten path and experience the real local life in northern Thailand. You will travel by train from Chiang Mai to Lamphun, cycle the backroads and country lanes through small villages and rice fields, visit famous golden temples on the way such as Wat Phra That Hariphunchai, Wat Umong… This soft adventure also offers some stopovers at a local market and handicraft villages where you can see the slow-paced local lifestyle and meet the friendly Thais. This trip is suitable for all levels of riders and is an excellent family-friendly choice.

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    Breakfast, Lunch

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    Drive to Chiang Rai, Visit White Temple, Golden Triangle, Mae Sai border & long neck hill tribe village

After breakfast, our guide and driver will come to pick you up at your hotel. 
We will go to Chinag Rai and on the way we will visit a hot spring on the way.
Arrive at Chiang Rai Town, we will visit an unique Wat Rongkhon or White Temple built by one of the best national artist then continue to the ancient city, Chiang Saen. Then carry on to the tree country borders meet which is called "Golden Triangle".
Have lunch at a local restaurant and transfer to Mae Sai - the Thailand and Myanmar border city. Finally, visit the Akha and Yao hilltribe villages and Long Neck Karen Village, return to Chiang Mai.

Overnight in Chiang Mai.

Visit The Famous Golden Triangle

If you enjoy a holiday in Chiang Rai province in northern Thailand, do not miss the chance to see the infamous Golden Triangle where Thailand, Myanmar, and Laos meet. Locally known as Sop Ruak since it is where the Ruak River flows into the Mekong River, this mysterious site was once the center of opium production and trade in the world. Today, the Golden Triangle is a tourist draw with peaceful landscapes, misty mountains dotted with hill tribe villages and ancient temples. Here, you can enjoy many photo ops at the gate marking the Golden Triangle, marvel at the giant golden Buddha seated on the riverside ship, check out the hilly Phra That Doi Pu Khao temple or explore all aspects of opium around the world at the Hall of Opium. You can also go on a long tail boat trip across to a Lao island named Don Sao without a visa or along the Mekong to Chiang Saen for a more authentic Thai experience.

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Unique White Temple in Chiang Rai

Wat Rong Khun, better known as “the White Temple” is one of the most recognizable temples in Thailand. Designed by Chalermchai Kositpipat, a famous Thai visual artist, the temple is filled with Buddhist symbolisms, from its layout, architecture, all the way to the ornate reliefs and mirror decorations. Wat Rong Khun is a unique temple that stands out through the white color and the use of pieces of glass in the plaster, sparkling in the sun. The white color signifies the purity of the Buddha, while the glass symbolizes the Buddha’s wisdom and the Dhamma, the Buddhist teachings.The temple opens daily from 8am until 6pm.Dress respectfully, take off shoes before entering a temple building are things to keep in mind when visiting any temple in Thailand.  

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    Fly from Chiang Mai to Samui, Free to relax

Breakfast at hotel.
Then our driver will transfer you to Chiangmai airport for flight to Samui.

Upon arrival in Samui, meet our driver and transfer to hotel.
Free to relax. 
Overnight in Samui. 

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    Explore Angthong National Marine Park

08:00 - 08:20 am.   You will be picked yo and transferred from your hotel to the pier by air condition Minibus.
08:45 am.               Check - in and enjoy light breakfast at the pier.
09:00 am.               The boat depart to Angthong National Marine Park.
10:00 am.               Arrive at "Koh Wao" or "Koh Tay Plow" for snorkeling with the fish.
11:30 am.               Sightseeing around the National Marine Park by the boat.
12:00 pm.               Visit wonderful "Emerald Lake" known as "Talay Nai" the lake surrounded by the island.
12:30 pm.               Have Thai buffet lunch at "Wua Ta Lap" (Sleeping Cow Island)
01:30 pm.               Adventure by kayaking around the wonderful nature of the Angthong National Marine Park or climbing up to the mountain's top to take a look the fantastic panorama of the Marine Park.
03:00 pm.               Depart from the Angthong National Marine Park.
04:00 pm.               Arrive at Koh Samui and transfer to hotel.
      
Overnight in Koh Samui.

Explore Angthong National Marine Park

Popular with numerous join-in day trip from Koh Samui and Koh Pha Ngan, Ang Thong National Park is a postcard-perfect tropical paradise for nature and sea lovers. This unspoiled archipelago of 42 islands features a myriad of towering limestone mountains, white-sand beaches, dense jungles, hidden coves and lakes to explore. The most-visited islands here are Koh Wua Ta Lap and Koh Mae. While Koh Wua Ta Lap offers tourists a top viewpoint for a spectacular panoramic view of the 42 surrounding islands, Koh Mae is secluded with stunning beaches and a beautiful emerald-green pool called Emerald Lake (Thale Nai). Besides, tourists can also enjoy a host of activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, diving, or hiking at Ang Thong.

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    Breakfast, Lunch