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Thailand In-Depth Tour

9/Days  Flexible & Private Tour
 BangkokChiang Mai
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$1293 $1125
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This 9-day Thailand In-Depth Tour is your perfect chance to discover all the highlights of Thailand, through the sightseeing in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and Chiang Rai. You’ll discover ancient temples of Bangkok, visit the authentic Thai floating market, soak in the cultural space of northern Thailand, explore the country borders, sleep on a treehouse in the middle of a teakwood forest, experience the slow pace of local life in Chiang Mai, cycle around serene villages and more! In this well-planned itinerary around Thailand, you will surely enjoy the behind the scene beauty of this amazing country.

Highlights

  Take a fantastic city tour around Bangkok’s best landmarks and ancient temples

  Experience the hustle and bustle of Thai markets at Damnern Saduak and Mae Klong

  Visit a local coconut sugar workshop and a Wooden Handy Craft Factory

  Enjoy a traditional northern Khantoke Dinner with charming dancing performances

  Marvel at the exotic White Temple and the beautiful nature around the notorious Golden Triangle

  Interact with local people of Akha, Yao and Long Neck hill tribe villages

  Relax in Rabeang Pasak Tree House and explore the tranquil countryside around by bike or on foot

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, Ratchaburi Visit Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Mae Klong Market, Coconut Garden B, L
Day 4 Bangkok, Chiang Mai Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Free to relax, Enjoy Khantoke Dinner B
Day 5 Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai Drive to Chiang Rai, Visit White Temple, Golden Triangle, Long Neck... B, L
Day 6 Chiang Mai Transfer from hotel in Chiang Mai to Rabeang Pasak Tree House, Free... B
Day 7 Chiang Mai Free to explore the surrounding by yourself B
Day 8 Chiang Mai Free to relax, Transfer from Rabeang Pasak Tree House back to hotel... B
Day 9 Chiang Mai Free to relax, Transfer to the airport for your next flight B
  • Transfer:
  • Activities:

    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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  • Activities:

    Visit the highlight attractions in Bangkok

After breakfast at hotel, our tour guide and driver will come to your hotel to pick you up for the city tour. 
Today we will make Bangkok city tour including the Royal Grand Palace, the Emerald BuddhaWat Pho - the largest Buddhist temple with its colossal reclining Buddha. Lunch at local restaurant. Then visit take ferry to Wat Arun, locally known as Wat Chaeng, is situated on the west (Thonburi) bank of the Chao Phraya River. It is easily one of the most stunning temples in Bangkok, not only because of its riverside location, but also because the design is very different to the other temples you can visit in Bangkok. Wat Arun (or Temple of the Dawn) is partly made up of colorfully decorated spires and stands majestically over the water, next visit Wat Traimit, the Temple of the Golden Buddha, the temple is famous for its 900-years old five-and-a-half-ton solid gold image, and then transfer back to hotel.

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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  • Meals:

    Breakfast, Lunch

  • Transfer:
  • Activities:

    Visit Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Mae Klong Market, Coconut Garden

After breakfast at hotel, our tour guide and driver will pick you up and we will depart for Damnern Saduak Floating Market.
On the way will be passing the largest source of salt production in Thailand along the roadside of the highway.Visit Mae Klong Market. (The World’s Most Fascinating Marketplace), an open – air Marketplace.
People sell locally grown fruits, freshly caught seafood, dried spices, peppers, and other local foods. Amazing! Train tracks run right through the marketplace. When the train comes by, vendors have to close up their canopy and wait for it to pass. Naturally, it’s a popular spot with the tourists. Visit Coconut Garden, see how the sugar is being made right from the coconut syrup of coconut flower. Then take long-tail boat going along narrow canal surround the plantation. Arrive at Damnern Saduak Floating Market. See a fascinating Thai way of life from the ancient time that is still widely practiced in this area. A chance to try various kinds of exotic Thai fruits and choices of Thai handicrafts are available at the spot.              
Depart from Floating Market to visit Wooden Handy Craft Factory. They show you how to produce wood carving. Then transfer back to Bangkok.

Overnight in Bangkok.

Colorful and exotic experience in Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

Head to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market and get ready for one-of-a-kind experience !!!!!Relaxing in a long boat taking you through the narrow canals, you will see how people learn to live in harmony with the river. It will a lovely experience to buy a meal and fruit from a boat passing by, bargaining for little souvenirs to bring back home.Such a precious collection of colors, sounds and visual sights that you should not miss – All on water

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    Breakfast, Lunch

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    Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Free to relax, Enjoy Khantoke Dinner

Breakfast at hotel.
02 hours before your flight: Our drive will transfer you to Bangkok airport for your flight to Chiang Mai. 
Upon arrival in Chiang Mai, meet guide and transfer to hotel for check in.

Late afternoon, you  will  enjoy the super northern Thai dinner - Khantoke Dinner with charming Fon-lep (Finger dance), Fon-tein (Candle dance), Ramwong (Candle dance). After Khantoke Dinner, enjoy yourself again by watching shows which are performed by the hill tribes Akha, Yao, Meo, Lisu and Karen.

Overnight in Chiang Mai. 

Enjoy Traditional Khantoke Dinner and Cultural Show

When in Chiang Mai, don’t miss the opportunity to immerse your self in the Traditional Khantoke Dinner. A dinner accompanied by a “traditional cultural show” sounds a perfect combination. You will taste homemade family style dishes on large platters eaten sitting down on floor mats at low tables while enjoy traditional cultural show, including dance and music performances by several Chiang Mai hill tribes. Dive into the history, diverse background and beauty of the region in the relaxing and fun atmosphere.

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    Breakfast

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    Drive to Chiang Rai, Visit White Temple, Golden Triangle, Long Neck hill tribe villages

After breakfast at hotel, our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and drive to Chiang Rai. On the way, you will visit a hot spring. Continue driving for 1.5 hours to White Temple (Wat Rongkhun). Then carry on to the three country borders meet which called "Golden Triangle", take long tail boat on Khong River. 
Have lunch at a local restaurant. 
After lunch, drive to Maesai, the Thailand & Myanmar border city. Finally, visit the Akha, Yao and Long Neck hill tribe villages on the way back to Chiang Mai.

Overnight in Chiang Mai. 

Visit long neck hill tribe village in Chiang Rai

A visit to Karen long neck hill tribe village in Chiang Rai is one of the most exotic and unforgettable experiences when you’re in northern Thailand. There you will have a chance to meet Karen women who wear brass rings around their necks as part of their tradition for beautiful and unique ethnic, see how they work with a backstrap loom and practice their impressive weaving skills. It will be best to explore around the village, with respect, to get a slice of Karen culture and their way of life. You can also support these locals by purchasing some souvenirs and traditional Karen textiles.

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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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  • Meals:

    Breakfast, Lunch

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    Transfer from hotel in Chiang Mai to Rabeang Pasak Tree House, Free to relax

Breakfast at hotel.
Then you will be picked up from hotel. There will be a comfortable drive north of the city to Rabeang Pasak Tree House (approximately an 80 minute driving).
Check-in is from 14:00 onwards and the rest of day is free for you to explore the area.
Overnight at Rabeang Pasak.

  • Meals:

    Breakfast

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    Free to explore the surrounding by yourself

Waking up to the sound of birds singing and a gentle breeze rustling through the treetops is a beautiful way to start the day.
A pleasant breakfast will be served before it is time to prepare for the day ahead. When staying at Tree House, it is possible to borrow a bike and ride to the local villages and get closer to the local life in the countryside. You can also trek down to the nearby waterfall or just explore the woods and natural surroundings. Rabeang Pasak’s map offers some great inspiration for the area.
In the evening there is ample opportunity to make the most of tree house by relaxing with a good book or meeting and socializing with other travelers in the common restaurant, which is spread across the rough grounds. You can also take in more of the natural soundscape before crawling into bed for a good night’s sleep.

Overnight at Rabeang Pasak.

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    Breakfast

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    Free to relax, Transfer from Rabeang Pasak Tree House back to hotel in Chiang Mai

The final morning of your stay here has arrived, and an early start may even offer the chance to hit the trails through the forest as the daylight breaks. Alternatively, you can make the most of the relaxing tree house lifestyle with a slow and late morning rise.
Check out time is at 12 noon. Then you will transfer back to Chiang Mai.
Overnight in Chiang Mai.

  • Meals:

    Breakfast

  • Transfer:
  • Activities:

    Free to relax, Transfer to the airport for your next flight

Breakfast at hotel.
Then it's your free time till our driver comes and transfers you to the airport for your next flight.

End of services!

  • Meals:

    Breakfast

Inclusions

Meals
8 Breakfasts 3 Lunches
Accommodation
Hotel (8 nights),
Transport
Car, Boating
Flights
1. Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai (1 hour 15 minutes)
Included Services
  •   Accommodation with daily breakfast
  •   Private transport in air-conditioned vehicles
  •   Domestic flights
  •   Local English-speaking guides
  •   Meals as mentioned in itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N/A: Not Available)
  •   Water on coach
  •   Entrance fees, performances, boat trips & excursions

Exclusions

  •   International flights to/from Thailand
  •   Travel insurance
  •   Visa stamp fees
  •   Early check-in & late check-out surcharge
  •   Personal expenses
  •   Meals not mentioned
  •   Drinks not mentioned
  •   Tips & gratuities for guides and drivers