Long journey tour from Chiangmai by road along picturesque scenic routes pass the beautiful Northern mountain and valleys via the Hot spring at Maekachan District and Chiangrai to visit Yao and Ahka hilltribe villages, explore the villages which are very simple, unique costumes, their own tradition and dialect the trip continue to “Mae Sai”, the Myanmese border and the Northern most point of Thailand. Enjoy shopping the Myanmese items, lunch at the local restaurant.
Then visit the world famous “Golden Triangle”, the land of three countries met (Laos, Myanmar & Thai) . See the panoramic view of Meaklong River . Visit archeological remains at “Chiang Sean” , the first capital of Northern Thai. Transfer back to Chiangmai.
Tour Itinerary :
7:00 hrs : A trip by road along Doi Saket - Chaing Rai route, driving through undulating hills and valleys, emerald green woods, quaint small towns and picturesque villages.
9:30 hrs : A break is made at a hot spring in Mae Kachan hot spring then proceed on to the town (and province) of Chiang Rai.
11:00 hrs : Visit and explore the Yao and Akha hill tribe villages and see their quaint, unique costumes. Each tribe has its own culture, customs, traditions and dialect after that visit the ancient town of Chiang Saen, the very first kingdom in Thailand. Chiang Saen was the capital for the kingdom until 13th C. when King Mengri the founder of Lanna Kingdom moved the capital to Chiang Rai. From 16th C to 18 C. Burma controlled here and the town was totally destroyed when Thai re-gain North Thailand. The city situated on the banks of the Mae Khong River and explores its archeological remains.
12:30 hrs : Lunch will provide at restaurant.
13:30 hrs : After Lunch, proceed to the world-renowned Golden Triangle where the borders of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar meet at the confluence of the mighty Mae Khong River. A superb view of the river and surrounding three countries can be seen. Then drive further on to Mae Sai, a bustling border town with Myanmar and the northern most point of Thailand. Shop around for some Myanmar goodies.
16:30 hrs : Drive back to Chiang Mai.
19:30 hrs : Arrive hotel in Chiang Mai City.
IMPORTANT NOTE :
There is additional charge for Hotel Pick up/Drop off in other areas at THB 750 nett/van/way (Reservation staff will charge separately). Please click HERE for the list of hotels pick up/drop off service and extra charge.
Please call Asia Travel Number : +66 2 6797185 or +66 2 6797187 for further information.