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Tour Code: WT-Thailand 02
11 Days Bangkok - Ayutthaya - Chiang Rai - Chiang Mai - Phuket - Bangkok

Departure: Daily
  • Itinerary

    Day by Day
  • Day 01
    Arrival in Bangkok

    Our guide will be at the airport to welcome you upon your arrival. You will then be transferred to the city and check in at the hotel. The remainder of the day is free for you. You may have a rest at the hotel or wonder around to get an overview of the hectic city.

    Meals: No meals, advice freely available
    Accommodation: Majestic Grande Sukhumvit

  • Day 02
    Bangkok

    On this first day trip we will collect you from your hotel and escort you to visit the Wat Traimit, which houses the massive Golden Buddha supposedly crafted from 5.5 tons of pure gold. Next we will turn to Wat Pho, the oldest temple of the city that holds the solemn large reclining Buddha and it is also the origin of traditional Thai massage. Proceed to visit Bangkok's landmark palace, the Grand Palace. It is a temple complex built as a dwelling for royals. Now it receives travelers from all over the world only closed for some special occasions. Over the years many additional temples have been constructed in it including the amazing Wat Prah Kaew which houses the precious Emerald Buddha carved out of a single piece of jade.

    In the afternoon, the tour continues with a cruise ride along the Chao Phraya, Bangkok's 'River of Kings'. When we pass through the criss-cross small canals, we get a good break away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The day trip completes at the stunning riverside Wat Arun, known as the Temple of Dawn with its characteristic 79-meter-high Angkorian-style pagoda.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Majestic Grande Sukhumvit

  • Day 03
    Bangkok - Ayutthaya - Bangkok - Chiang Rai

    In the morning, we venture outside of Bangkok to the cultural Ayutthaya, the ancient capital city of Siam. On the way, visit the illustrious Bang-pa-in Summer Palace, which was used as a summer residence by the Siamese royalty. The palace complex comprises several iconic architectures with the mixture of Thai, Chinese and Gothic style. Continue our trip to Ayutthaya. Lunch will be offered at a local restaurant. Visit the gothic inspired Wat Niwet Thammaprawat, Wat Mahathat with the Buddha's head in the roots of the tree and a further selection of temples and remnants Ayutthaya has to offer, like Wat Yai Chaimongkho. Leave Ayutthaya with the peace echoing in your thoughts. Get to Bangkok Don Muang airport for a flight to Chiang Rai. Our guide will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to a Chiang Rai hotel.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: The Legend Chiang Rai

  • Day 04
    Chiang Rai

    It is time to appreciate the intimate beauty of Northern Thailand's landscape. We first come to Mae Salong, where we could find fascinating tea plantation and breathtaking scenery. Drive around Mae Salong on the off beaten path and be refreshed by the fresh mountain air before getting to Mae Sai for the market on the Thai-Burmese border. After lunch, continue our exploration of Chiang Rai with a visit to the Golden Triangle, where the borders of Myanmar, Laos and Thailand meet. Land Chiang Saen, the last remains of an ancient kingdom along the mighty Mekong River, on the precipitous banks for visiting its ruins and remains. Transfer back to the hotel.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: The Legend Chiang Rai

  • Day 05
    Chiang Rai - Chiang Mai

    Enjoy breakfast leisurely and then weave into the wooded valley towards Chiang Mai. En route, have a stop at the highlight temple of the area, Wat Rong Khun, frequently referred to as the White Temple that unconventionally with pure white clays and mirrors decorated for its buildings. Started in 1998, the temple is privately funded by Thai Buddhist artist Charlermchai Kositpipat and is still under construction that may take years to complete. The tour continues to Mae Kajan hot spring, a good spot to have a short rest. Continue onward to Chiang Mai and come to Wat Phra Singh, the temple of the Lion Buddha, one of the oldest and largest temples of the city. For local people, it is a fresh and wonderful beginning of the year in visiting the temple to have blessing. Check in at local hotel and get advice from our guide about how best to spend the rest of your leisure day.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: The Rim

  • Day 06
    Chiang Mai

    Today we mainly focus on the remarkable temples in Chiang Mai. We will see many traditional buildings houses as well as groups of towering morden buildings on our way to the grandiose Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, which is located top of Doi Suthep Mountain. With a history of more than 600 years, it is the most sacred temple in Northern Thailand holding the most sacred stupas in the country. An extraordinary panoramic view over the city can be got from here.

    Later we will visit the over 500-year-old Wat Jed Yod and the Wat Suan Dok. After lunch, we return to the hotel in Chiang Mai. En route, we will visit the Sankampang outlets for exquisite handicrafts. It is also the main production place of the Thai Silk. For the rest of the day, you are free to wander around on your own.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: The Rim

  • Day 07
    Chiang Mai - Phuket

    Have a free morning to explore the city at your own pace. In the afternoon, our guide will pick you up from your hotel and escort you to the airport for a flight to the fabulous island of Phuket. Our tour guide will pick you up at the airport and take you to the hotel. Being the largest island in Thailand, Phuket offers a wide choice of beaches to suit every taste and requirement. So we intend to leave days here free on your own.

    Meals: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Novotel Phuket Kamala Beach

  • Day 08
    Phuket

    Explore Phuket at your own pace. Relax at the sunshine beach with crystal waters and hot sands leisure around you. Rent a scooter to traverse the island to the summit of the Big Buddha to have a panoramic view of the area and get around the Old Phuket Town. The charm of the island revealed in front of you from many places.

    Meals: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Novotel Phuket Kamala Beach

  • Day 09
    Phuket

    Enjoy a delectable breakfast while watching the morning sun. The day is free at your leisure to relax or explore more. We have many tour options for your reference, such as taking a speedboat to the dream land Koh Phi Phi or stunning Phang Nga Bay or other shore excursions upon your enquiry. Phuket has so much to explore, just enjoy!

    Meals: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Novotel Phuket Kamala Beach

  • Day 10
    Phuket - Bangkok

    A free morning is for you to get the maxima out of your beach vacation. Our guide will bid farewell to you at the airport to see you off by a flight to Bangkok. With an around 1.5 hour flight journey, you will land on the metropolis of Bangkok and be greeted by your local guide. After you have settled into your comfortable hotel, you may have a short rest before going to the pier on Chao Phraya to board the ship Grand Pearl for a night river cruise. A decent buffet dinner will be served on board while the ship slipped down the river. You will get a different impression of the grand city at night.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Accommodation: Majestic Grande Sukhumvit

  • Day 11
    Departure from Bangkok

    After having delicate breakfast, you will have a private transfer to the airport for your onward flight ready for you. While if your flight is late in the afternoon, you may have a free morning to further enjoy your holiday in the city and have airport see off later. When the plane takes off, your memories of amazing Thailand vacation will last forever.

    Meals: Breakfast

Private Tour Prices
Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
Travelers
Month
1 2 3-4 5-6 7-10
Nov 01, 2017-Apr 30, 2018 $3809 $2349 $2139 $1959 $2049
May 01, 2018-Oct 31, 2018 $3479 $2189 $1969 $1789 $1879
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