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Small Group Day Trip to Chiang Rai with Golden Triangle Visit

Chiang Mai
14 hours
Sightseeing Tours
Temples
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Overview

Take this tour to Chiang Rai province from Chiang Mai and visit popular attractions and ancient city ruins.

Why to buy

  • A full-day trip to Chiang Rai with a small group
  • Visit to popular temples and attractions like the White Temple and the Golden Triangle
  • A boat ride on Khong River
  • Return hotel transfers and a set menu Thai lunch

Itinerary

Join your friends and family on this cultural tour that takes you around the province of Chiang Rai. This tour commences early in the morning, and a pick-up vehicle will arrive at your hotel entrance at the scheduled time. A small group of travelers will accompany you on this day-tour to Chiang Rai.

Begin your journey from Chiang Mai, pass through the lush valleys and tropical greenery on your way to the first stop of the day- Mae Khachan Hot Spring. Take your shoes off, dip your feet in the naturally hot water rich in minerals and, and let the soothing sensation spread to your body. After a quick break, move on to the next attraction- Wat Rong Khun. Popularly known as the White Temple, it stands out from the rest of the temples in Chiang Rai, owing to its colors and infrastructure. Take some time to appreciate this Buddhist temple before heading towards the next spot of the day.

From here, we move on to the famous intersection point of three countries, known as the Golden Triangle. Encapsulated by high mountains and dense jungles, the fertile area is also known for its opium farming past. Hop on to the boat trip along Khong River, explore the misty valley and take in the scenic trident border of Thailand, Myanmar, and Laos where opium was traded for gold.

Moving on, the next temple to visit is one of the oldest in Chiang Rai. Wat Phra That Chedi Luang is a Lanna styled Buddhist stupa built in the shape of a huge bell. The largest 'chedi', this impressive structure was built circa 1290. Spend about thirty minutes here, admiring the inside of the temple and reveling in the peace.

The last stop for the day is at the House of Opium, a museum that gives you an insider look at the opium trade in Chiang Mai. Get familiar with the past, learn more about the opium culture, and end this trip with a fantastic Thai lunch.

Inclusions
Thai set menu lunch
Return hotel transfer
Vegetarian meal option
Visit to Wat Rong Khun
Visit to Mae Khachan Hot Spring
Visit to Golden Triangle
Visit to Wat Phra That Chedi Luang
Visit to House of Opium
Professional guide
Exclusions
Personal expenses
Other gratuities
Services other than above mentioned

Schedule

Duration
14 hours
Timings
Monday 7:00 AM Tuesday 7:00 AM Wednesday 7:00 AM Thursday 7:00 AM Friday 7:00 AM Saturday 7:00 AM Sunday 7:00 AM 
Language used
English 
Type of Guide/Tour
Expert Guide
Child allowed age
0 - 9 years
Pickup point
Your hotel lobby
Meeting point
Chiang Mai
End point
Your hotel lobby

Good to know

  • The duration of the tour is maximum of 14 hours and not recommended for guests who cannot travel for such long hours.
  • This tour is not recommended for pregnant ladies and guests with back problem or any other serious medical condition
  • This tour is stroller accessible
  • Does not have wheelchair accessibility
  • Vegetarian option is also available

Additional Information

  • Kindly note that a maximum of 9 guests can take this tour at a time.

Cancellation policy

  • Kindly refer to your booking for cancelation policy.

Address

Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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