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Bangkok - Chiangrai - Chiangmai - Udonthani - Mai Khao Beach
This traveling plan is focusing on traditions and cultures of the country as well as beach and ocean. Here you have a good combination of many interesting activities, time for your own desire activities or recreations. During the 2-week of your journey, you will get an impressive insights of Thailand. The trip will take you from the Grand Palace in Bangkok across mountains in the north of Chiangrai to the golden triangle where connecting between Laos, Myanmar and Thailand then to the magnificent temples of Chiangmai. Here you will also get to know the basics of Thai cuisine as well as learning how to prepare your own favorite Thai dishes.
Then we continue our trip into the less touristic and less well-known spots, but not less interesting... Udonthani. There we will find one of the unseen place with called (Red Lotus Lake) and the Mekong, one of the largest rivers in Asia, which forms the border between Laos and Thailand here. At the end of the journey, you will be braught to an endless beach, which offers pure relaxation.
1. Sawasdee Bangkok
Sawasdee - Welcome to Thailand. Upon arrival at the International Airport, you will be personally received and assist at the Immigration control unit. After then, your chauffeur will bring you to your hotel by a private limousine. The Boutique SALA is the ideal place to be in the heart of Bangkok for a couple nights. The rooms are wll decorated to welcome you with timeless elegance and the floor-to-ceiling windows provide a view of the dynamic metropolis. Your room is always ready to move in and if you arrive in the early morning, the breakfast will be prepared for you.
Pure relaxation with Thai Massage at Chetawan Traditional Massage & Spa or enjoy SALA Rattanakosin's signature turndown service with fresh tea amenity and let your mind flow through the Chao Phraya River and the Temple of the Dawn (Wat Arun) scenery. When it gets dark, you can enjoy a sunset cocktails at our famous rooftop bar "SALA RATTANAKOSIN EATERY AND BAR". There you will also enjoy a delicious Thai dinner set (not included) while the glittering metropolis, Chao Phraya River and the illuminated temples on the shore glide majestically in front of you.
Overnight in Bangkok.
2. Under the roofs of Bangkok
After an excellent breakfast, our tour guide will pick you up at the hotel lobby. Today you will get to know the city's main attractions, The Emerald Buddha, as well as the magnificent Royal Palace, one of the finest examples of Thai architecture. You will get all the infomations about details and history of the temple and the palace by our tourguide (english).
After the Grand Palace visit, you will have lunch on the cruise while sailing along the Chao Phraya river. The cruise tour makes it clear why Bangkok is also known as the "Venice of the East". You will see bangkok in the different dimention as well as Thai traditional houses, temples and villagers who live their lifes along both sides of the river. Along the trip, you will also find the most photographed building in Bangkok: The Temple of the Dawn, Wat Arun. After the full day trip, you will be braught to your hotel and you can enjoy the rest afternoon as you wish.
In the evening, you can have dinner at the well-known Banyan Tree Hotel and enjoy an exquisite dinner or cocktails (not included), while Bangkok literally lies at your feet.
Overnight in Bangkok.
3. The first impression of the northern
After breakfast at the hotel, it is the time for flying to the north of Thailand...Chiangrai Province. You will be braught to the airport by our private limousine so you can enjoy the scenery beside the road without stress from traveling by your own.
After arriving at Chiangrai international airport, you will be delivered to the hotel by our private Limousine. At Phu Chaisai Resort, you will recieve the warm welcoming by the Northern Thai style as well as Thai aromas of various herbs from hand towel and welcome drinks. You can enjoy the first lunch provided by the resort (not included). Late afternoon, you can have a private tour (option) to the Mae Fah Luang University... the most beutiful university in Thailand. Here you can enjoy the scenery of university in the garden and discover why this place is the best place for the university students to be.
After the short trip, you will be braught to the resort for the set dinner that prepared just only for you. There you can enjoy all delicious Thai dishes which carefully selected ingredients from Hotel's organic farm for you to taste and feel the real Thai.
Overnight in Chiangrai.
4. Day of temples
After an amazing breakfast at the resort, you will be braught to the wellknown Teak house architecture which created by famous Thai artist... Dr. Thawan Duchanee. There you will see the norther temple style which took years and passions to create this project.
You will have lunch (not included) at BoonRawd Farm, the modern and well organized farm with the relaxing green scenery all year round. There you can have a coffee, tea break or fruits which are fresh delivered from the farm... or having lunch at the restaurant would be an excelent idea.
After lunch break, you will be braught to the landmark of Chiangrai... Wat Rong Khun (White Temple). There you can enjoy the very unique arts which are created by Thai famous artist... Mr. Chalermchai Kositpipat. After then we drive you back to the resort where you can relax and enjoy the night.
Overnight in Chiangrai
5. Day of argriculture and hilltribes lifestyle
After an amazing breakfast at the resort, you will be braught to the Tea plantation which located not far from the resort. There you will have the chance to see the amazing landscape which is covered by the green Tea trees line. Moreover, you will be experienced how tea was made and ofcourse you will be served with the verious types of fresh tea from the plantation.
After lunch from local restaurant or resort (not included), we will bring you to Karen Ruammit village. This place is developed to be one of amazing attraction in the city of Chiangrai. It is famous for elephants riding around hill tribes villages where you can see local houses and hilltribes lifestyle. You also have the chance to do the elephant riding trip which operated by the well-trained elephant and elephant's controller along the river as well as around the village (option). If riding the elephant is too adventure for you, a Longtail boat trip along the river would be more relaxing for you.
Dinner (not included) in Chiangrai city is also a nice activity after the whole day trip. Ofcourse, we can bring you to your preferred restaurant.
Overnight in Chiangrai.
6. Day of driving and seeing landscape
After an amazing breakfast, it's time to farewell to the resort. We will go to Chiangmai, our next destination by private limousine. It will took you around 3-4 hours on the street but you will be enjoy with the landscape which are rice fields, mountains, rivers, houses and local lifestyles along the way.
After arriving our Boutique SALA Lanna hotel in Chiangmai, you can choose to enjoy your privacy with the pool or having the afternoon tea (option) and enjoy the PING river view in front of your balcony. If your arrival is on the weekends, you will be able to visit the night market (walking street). There you can enjoy branches of tasty local street foods as well as tropical fruits. This night market also have activities, restaurants, arts, temples, volks music and etc to be discovered by you.
Overnight in Chiangmai.
7. Day of discoving Thai lifestyle
Early in the morning before breakfast, it is the time that Thai people making a merit by offering food to the monks. We offer you to join this activity to experience how is the real Thai. We will prepare the things you need for this activity including foods, so you can join the local traditional without too much preparations. It will took you around 3-5 minutes besides the street where monks pass by. After then, it is the right time for your breakfast.
After breakfast, we will teach you how to cook Thai famous dish. We strongly believe that you will enjoy this activity from the first step. How fun would it be, if you have to start from going to the local market for buying the ingredients with us?
Afternoon, you can choose to enjoy your own privacy or having a city tour with a tourguide (option) or a bicycle trip arond the city and enjoy the temples, old gate of the town with our staffs (option).
Overnight in Chiangmai.
8. Day of discoving Isaan
After breakfast, it is the time to say farewell to Chiangmai. You will fly direct to Udonthani province, one of the most interesting town in the north-east of Thailand. After arrival, our staffs will pick you up at the exit of the airport terminal. It will take time around 20 minutes to your hotel. There you will recieve a warm welcome services from the friendly staffs.
After checking in, you can choose to enjoy your own privacy with the swimmimg pool just direct in front of your room (pool access) or having a city tour with a signature vehicle (Sky Lab) from the hotel.
For dinner (not included), there are many nice restaurants to choose around the hotel's area or you can visit the shopping center which located 10 minutes away.
Overnight in Udonthani.
Photo by : TATUdon
9. Day of Marble Buddha
After Isaan style breakfast at the hotel, it is the time to visit the Marble Buddha at Wat Pa Phu Kon which is located on the top of the mountain. The trip will take you around 2 hours to be there. There you can enjoy the landscape of Udonthai from the viewpoint of the temple as well as the Marble Buddha.
After lunch (not included) or a short break during the trip, we will bring you to the famous view point (Sky Walk) where you can see the Mekong river which is the border between Thailand and Laos. After the full day trip, we will bring you back to the hotel where you can recharge yourself for the next amazing morning.
For dinner (not included), we are pleased to bring you to your desire restaurant.
Overnight in Udonthani.
Photo by : travel.mthai.com
10. Day of an amazing Lotus lake
This morning, we suggest you to have the breakfast earlier than usual because we have to start the trip before the lotus getting closed during the sunlight. This trip will take you around 45 minutes driving from the hotel. There you can enjoy the amazing landscape of millions pinkish Lotus which spread endlessly covering the lake. You will also get the chance to experience these Lotus closely by the boat which is serveiced by the villager.
***For your information, this is the seasonal destination available from November until Febuary.
After the half day trip, we will bring you back to the hotel where you can pack your belonging for the next amazing destination.
After checking out, we will bring you directly to the airport which take around 20 minutes driving.
Overnight in Phuket.
10-13. Day of beach and sunlight
After the direct flight from Udonthani to Phuket airport, it's time for relaxing on the beach and enjoying your beloved cocktails. Our staffs will pick you up at Phuket international airport and bring you directly to the silence and cozy 5 stars resort.
There you can enjoy the rest of your vacation in Thailand by getting tanned at the beach under the tropical sunlight or hiking around the resort's area.
You will be pampered with the 5 stars services including daily breakfast from the resort during your stay (4 nights)
For your last night in Phuket, we will bring you to the famous night show (SIMON Cabaret) in Patong beach. We strongly believe that this show will be the finale of your amazing vacation time in Thailand.
Overnight in Phuket.
14. Day of Phuket - Departure
Today we say farewell to this unforgettable journey. You will be personally picked up at the hotel and taken by private limousine to the airport.
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