LUXURIOUS THAILAND
14 Days/13 Night

Explore the wonderful land of smiles in style with varieties of marvelous cultural experiences including less visited floating market in the countryside, cruise journey on the river of kings to witness the ancient ruins in the former Siamese capital, a unique opportunity to get up close and personal to the jumbo beauties of the jungle, visiting hilltribe villages, a beautiful scenic views of the three-country border in the golden Triangle, see a fine display of South East Asian textile arts and pay a respect to one of the most sacred stupas on the mountain top temple in the charming rose of the North – Chiang Mai. End your holidays with a beach break at the legendary Pearl of Andaman.

 
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Day 1: Arrive Bangkok                                                               

Arrive Bangkok airport, met and transfer by our English guide to hotel.

Overnight in Bangkok

Day 2: Bangkok                                                                                 
(B/L/-)

An early start will get you to Wat Po in time to experience the monks early morning chanting ritual (chanting starts at 09.00 am). After this uplifting and often private experience, visit the temple grounds and the famous 45-metre reclining Buddha. Continue to the Grand Palace, Thailand’s most important landmark, where you will be awed by the grandeur and majesty of the building and its throne halls. Then, of course, marvel at the mysterious Emerald Buddha, the most revered Buddha image in Thailand.

Then visit to the Grand Palace, Thailand’s most important landmark, where you will be awed by the grandeur and majesty of the building and its throne halls. And see the mysterious Emerald Buddha, the most revered Buddha image in Thailand.

Lunch is at a riverside restaurant, overlooking the Chaophraya river view.

Depart to Wat Saket, make a short climb up to the golden mount to enjoy the panorama of Ratanakosin Island while listening to the chimes of hundreds of temple bells. From here, it is a short walk to Soi Ban Batra, a handicraft community famed for the art making monk’s alms bowls.

Continue to Jim Thompson’s mansion, for a guided tour of the house and its Asian antiques. This teak mansion was home to the charismatic American silk millionaire who spent years filling it with beautiful, priceless antiques before disappearing in mysterious circumstances.

After that is free time for Bangkok experiences or shopping on your own design.

Overnight in Bangkok

Day 3: Bangkok – Ayutthaya – Bangkok                                                 
(B/L/-)

Drive to Ayutthaya, the Capital of Thailand for more than 417 years from 1350 to 1776 when it was sacked by an invading Burmese army. First, visit at Bang Pa In to see the summer palace built by King Rama IV at a time of growing European influence in Thailand. See the Italian inspired palace building and surrounding temples. Also visit Wat Nivet Thammapavat a gothic inspired temple beside the river.

Board the traditional rice barge Thanatharee, and enjoy your private lunch cruise on the Chao Phraya River. En route you will have beautiful views of Wat Phanan Choeng, the Elephant Kraal Pavilion and local lifestyle on the riverside.

Disembark at Aor Bor Jor pier and visit the most important of the ruined temples in Ayutthaya Historical Park: Wat Yai Chaimongkol, Wat Phra Si Sanphet, Viharn Phra Mongkol Bopit and Wat Chai Watanaram.

Optional: “Kermit” Tuk Tuk Ride in the Historical Park

Kermit is a special type of motorized available only in Ayutthaya and Trang, experience for your trip to take it to explore the Ayutthaya Historical Park.

Price: THB 770 per person (minimum 2 persons)

Return to Bangkok at the late afternoon.

Overnight in Bangkok.

Day 4: Bangkok – Chiang Rai                                                                
(B/-/D)

Depart to Bangkok Airport to catch a domestic flight to Chiang Rai.

Arrive at Four Season’s camp pier and continue on a traditional long tail boat to your Luxury Camp.

Free for relax with the natural atmosphere.

Dinner served at Nong Yao Restaurant, an open-air thatched-roof pavilion by the riverbank, with rustic hardwood floors, Nong Yao Restaurant offers Thai, Laotian, Burmese and western cuisine. In keeping with the Camp's atmosphere, guests have the option to dine together at a long family-style table, seated in suede chairs, or privately, at separate tables. A bar area, complete with a double-sided fireplace in the middle, is perfect for pre-dinner drinks.

Overnight in Golden Triangle

Day 5: Chiang Rai                                                                                 
(B/L/D)

Wake-up call and morning beverage and breakfast are at Nongyao Restaurant. Then meet with the professional mahouts who will provide training in how to care for and “drive” an elephant.  

Lunch and followed by some leisure time.

In the afternoon, experience a cruise down the majestic Mekong river onboard a traditional longboat - “007” style enroute to the Golden Triangle where Thailand, Myanmar (Burma) and Laos come together. Once you are through with the Golden Triangle board a Songtaew followed by a Tuk Tuk to visit a local market and an ancient temple called “Chedi Luang”. Then returns to the resort for relax.

Enjoy your 90-minutes Spa Experiences at the open-air salas featuring treatment rooms, spa beds and a bathtub/shower area. With their rustic design and use of natural materials, the salas blend in with the environment.

Sundowner Cocktails at Burma Bar and followed by dinner at Nong Yao Restaurant.

Overnight in Golden Triangle.

*Disclaimer: Taking part in any elephant activities are at the clients’ own discretion, Voyages 2 Treasure will not take any liability for injuries or losses.

Day 6: Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai                                                              
(B/-/-)

Breakfast and farewell to the camp, then meet with transportation and guide for transfer to Chiang Mai.

Stop a visit to Wat Rong Khun, also known as the White Temple. Coffee break on the way at the excellent Jarin Garden Resort famous for its homemade pies, or coffee break at Cabbage & Condoms operated by the Population and Community Development Association to serve and assist the rural people. And also be made at Mae Krachan hotsprings before arriving in Chiang Mai.

Overnight in Chiang Mai

Day 7: Chiang Mai                                                                                  
(B/-/D)

Depart your hotel at 06.00 AM and arrive at the foot hills of Doi Suthep Mountain, in time to buy offerings and join the locals during the daily alms giving ceremony. This is a serene Buddhist procession where dozens of monks walk barefoot through the street collecting food and everyday items. Continue up the mountain to Wat Doi Suthep and climb the 309 steps of the Golden Naga stair case to reach its golden pagodas. Proceed to Wat Umong, built in the 14th century, a heavily forested temple covered by moss and small plants offering a unique yet charming sense of natural decay. After a walk through its mysterious tunnels you reach the Viharn of the temple to experience your own private blessing ceremony. Continue to Wat Suan Dok which is famous for its whitewashed Lanna stupas. Finish this lovely day with a delicious bowl of Khao Soy. This famous Northern Thai dish is a combination of coconut cream, crispy noodles and plenty of spice that is sure to delight!

Spend the afternoon on leisure.

On this Chiang Mai Night Discovery tour, you will see exactly why Thailand's second city is a place that comes to life by night. Our evening tour commences at a local temple to join monks in their nightly chanting of prayer. Light some incense or burn a candle and experience this wonderful Buddhist event. From here, it’s time to dine at the beautiful Pillars 137 colonial house. Following this, we stroll (or drive) over the bridge to the lively Waroros market. This market is the hub of local life and bursting with fresh flowers and local street food stalls. Your guide will explore the market with you and sample some local Thai sweets to finish off your wonderful night.

Overnight in Chiang Mai.

Day 8: Chiang Mai                                                                                       
(B/L/-)

Depart for Mae Kampong village and drive through the picturesque countryside of Chiang Mai. En route a stop is made at a local market to select some extras for your lunch. Continue to Mae Kampong village where you are met by villagers, before you begin a stroll through the community forest, passing tea and coffee fields.

Return to the village in time to watch lunch being prepared by your host family. If you like, you can assist them. After lunch, relax with traditional Thai massage and take a walk around the village to see the processing of fermented tea leaves, and various locally hand-made products. Return to Chiang Mai in the late afternoon.

Overnight in Chiang Mai

Day 9: Chiang Mai – Phuket – Naka Yai Island                                              
(B/-/-)

Depart to Chiang Mai Airport, take the flight to Phuket.

Upon arrival at Phuket Airport, meet with local English speaking guide for private transfer to Ao Po Grand Marina Pier in Phuket for join in speedboat to The Naka Island.

Overnight on Naka Yai Island

Day 10-13: Naka Yai Island                                                                         
(B/-/-)

Breakfast at the hotel and spend the days on leisure in the resort or some discovery.

Overnight on Naka Yai Island

Day 14: Naka Yai Island – Phuket                                                                
(B/-/-)

After breakfast take a speedboat to Ao Po Grand Marina Pier in Phuket. Then then meet with transportation and assistant for transfer to Phuket Airport for the flight to next destination.

RATES & CONDITIONS

 

ACCOMMODATION

CITY

HOTEL

ROOM TYPE

Bangkok

The Siam

Siam Suite

Chiang Rai

Four Seasons Tented Camp

Luxury Tent

Chiang Mai

A)   137 Pillars House

Raja Brooke Suite

B)   The Chedi Chiang Mai

Deluxe Room

Naka Yai Island

The Naka Island Phuket

Tropical Pool Villa Room

 

PACKAGE PRICES (THAI BAHT)

All rates are net per person in half-twin sharing room

Option A: 137 Pillars House


Period

1

persons

2

persons

3-6

persons

Single Room Supplement

 

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

Note:

  • Black-out period: Dec – Jan

Additional peak season surcharges, compulsory dinners and special conditions may be applied by the hotel during peak season. Rates and details will be informed in advance.

 

Option B: The Chedi Chiang Mai


Period

1

persons

2

persons

3-6

persons

Single Room Supplement

 

On Request

On Request

On Request

On Request

Note:

  • Black-out period: Dec – Jan

Additional peak season surcharges, compulsory dinners and special conditions may be applied by the hotel during peak season. Rates and details will be informed in advance.

Our services include:

  • Accommodation at selected hotels.
  • Meals as mentioned (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner).
  • Tours and transfers by air-conditioned vehicle with English speaking guide.
  • 3-day/2-night Four Season Tented Camp package and activities at the resort with English speaking assistant.
  • Private transfer from Chiang Rai Airport – Four Seasons Tented Camp with English speaking assistant.
  • Round-trip transfers from/to Phuket Airport to pier (Ao Por / Royal Phuket Marina) by private air-conditioned transportation with English speaking guide.
  • Transfers from Ao Por Pier - Royal Phuket Marina by private air-conditioned transportation with English speaking guide.
  • Round-trip join-in speed boat transfer between Ao Por – Naka Yai Island.
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits.

Our services do not include:

  • Other meals than mentioned.
  • Other services than mentioned.
  • Domestic and international flights.
  • Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature.
  • Tips, travel insurance.
  • Early check-in / Late check-out.
  • 3.5% Govt. Taxes.

Additional Airfares:

Route

Airline

Prices (per person per way)

Bangkok – Chiang Rai

Thai Airways (TG)

On Request

Chiang Mai – Phuket

Thai Airways (TG)

On Request

Phuket - Bangkok

Thai Airways (TG)

On Request

Note: All airfares, taxes and conditions are subject to change without prior notice.

 

 
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