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Lanna Discovery 5 Day Private Tour
Lanna Discovery 5 Day Private Tour from £899 per person

Experience the charm of North Thailand on this five-day tour. You’ll see the impressive temples of both Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai and learn about the Lanna kingdom. Sit back and relax as your guide takes you through the stunning scenery. Enjoy a boat ride on the Kok River, a visit to the infamous Golden Triangle and a chance to meet hill tribes in their villages. This is a private tour that departs on a daily basis. Flights are not included.
• 2 nights Legend Hotel Chiang Rai
• 2 nights Tamarind Village Chiang Mai
• Breakfast daily, 3 lunches 1 traditional dinner
• Air-conditioned vehicle
• Touring as shown with an Englishspeaking guide
• Entrance fees
• Pick up at Chiang Rai airport and drop off at Chiang Mai airport

Day 1: Arrive Chiang Rai

Met on arrival and privately transferred to the Legend Chiang Rai for a 2 night stay in a Superior Studio room. Resting on the banks of the Mae Kok River, the 4 star Legend Chiang Rai delivers an authentic Lanna atmosphere with its blend of northern Thai architectural details, local artwork and hand-plastered white walls. Facilities include an infinity-edged pool and a spa. Some time to relax and enjoy the beautiful setting of this hotel. In the afternoon visit a local market in Chiang Rai, then on to a local temple; Wat Phra Kaew. This is one of Chiang Rai’s most famous Buddhist temples and is a good example of classic Lanna architecture. Continue on to the 14th century temple:
Wat Phra Singh. Return to your hotel which features a riverside terrace restaurant with superb views.

Day 2: Chiang Rai – Golden Triangle
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before a morning boat trip on the Kok River to a Hilltribe village. Lunch is provided in the infamous ‘Golden Triangle’ area, where the borders of Thailand, Burma and Laos meet. Tour the Golden Triangle with its sights and sounds of traditional life that differs so much to that of the western world. Return to The Legend Hotel for your 2nd and final night.

Day 3 Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai
After breakfast check out and depart with a road trip to Thaton to visit the Akha and Padong longneck hill tribe villages. This is a rare opportunity to see a traditional way of life in a beautiful country setting. Take a walk through the villages with your guide and meet the local people. After lunch continue to Chiang Mai. The drive from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai is approximately 3 hours in total. On arrival in Chiang Mai take a drive up to the acclaimed temple, built in AD 384; Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, home to a holy relic of the Lord Buddha and considered by many to be the most sacred Wat (temple) in northern Thailand. There are far reaching views of Chiang Mai and the surrounding
countryside from this hilltop temple, situated at 3500 feet. Check in to your Chiang Mai hotel; Tamarind Village for a 2 night stay in a Lanna room. This is a unique and charming 4 star property with a great location in the historic old quarter of the city.
Facilities include a pool, spa and restaurant. In the evening a traditional ‘Khantoke’ dinner is served with typical Thai dishes from the northern region. Elegant Thai dancers perform.

Day 4: Chiang Mai
After breakfast visit an elephant camp to see the elephants at work during a half hour presentation. There is an opportunity to watch the elephants take their morning bath. During your visit to the elephant camp you’ll b able to ride an elephant in a one hour trek through the surround lush forest. After a Thai set lunch at the camp enjoy a leisurely cruise on a bamboo raft along the Ping River. Visit an Orchid Farm before returning to the Tamarind Village for your 2nd and final night. There is a street market on most nights of the week which is just a short walk from your hotel.

Day 5: Depart Chiang Mai

Breakfast then a private transfer to Chiang Mai Airport for your onward journey.

Prices from
£899 per person, based on twin share.


Lanna Discovery 5 Day Private Tour
Lanna Discovery 5 Day Private Tour

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