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Fascinating Chiang Mai, discover authentic hill tribe culture, spectacular mountain scenery, famous Golden Triangle, scenic boat cruise on Pai and Meakok River, interesting elephant ride, ancient temples & local markets.
Tour Highlights
Northern Thailand contains the secrets that you have always wanted to know, where villages are hidden in the fabled jungle continuing their persistent culture and traditions. The unparalleled landscape is varied, filled with undulating mountains and blanketing jungle. There is an endless amount of majesty that traipses through the hills in the form of elephants, once revered by tribes and villages. Opulent Buddhist temples glisten within the trees while local markets are jovial and vibrant.
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Trip Code: 1603270001
Trip Type: Comfort
Duration: 8 days

from $0 Land only
Holiday Itinerary
Day 1: Chiang Mai:
Arrive in Chiang Mai and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, visit ancient city walls and the city's significant temples: the glorious Wat Suan Dok, Wat Phra Sing, Wat Chedi Luang, Wat Ched Yod and Wat Chiang Man. Overnight in Chiang Mai
Day 2: Chiang Mai (B)
Morning visit of the elephant training center - see the demonstration of elephants at work (optional ride not included). Visit a typical orchid and butterfly farm. In the afternoon visit the handicraft villages in Bo Sang and San Kamphaeng, the centers of hand woven Thai silk industries, traditional local products, antiques from Burma, hill tribe handicrafts and cotton and wood carving. Enjoy a Khantoke dinner with dance performances.
Day 3 Chiang Mai - Mae Hong Son (B)
Flight to Mae Hong Son. Visit the impressive Phra That Doi Kong Mu Temple on the hill, and the lakeside temples. Dinner and overnight in Mae Hong Son.
Day 4: Mae Hong Son (B)
Enjoy a full day soft adventure and culture excursion. We first take a long-tail boat tour along the Pai River. Then, enjoy an elephant ride through the jungle and a visit to the Long Necked Karen village.
Day 5: Chiang Mai (B)
Visit the fresh morning market of Mae Hong Son and flight to Chiang Mai.
In the afternoon, visit the beautiful Doi Suthep Temple and go up Doi Pui mountain in a 4x4 truck to visit a White Hmong Hilltribe Village
Day 6: Chiang Mai – Thaton- Chiang Rai (B)
Morning drive to Thaton village and board a long tail boats for a scenic cruise on the Meakok River to Chiang Rai. The 3 hours boat ride past local villages of Muser and Karen hill tribes.  Arrive in Chiang Rai late in the afternoon.
Day 7: Golden Triangle(B)
The full day tour to the famous Golden Triangle, where Thailand, Laos and Burma meet offers a heady mix of cultures and landscapes. Visit one of the traditional Opium Houses. Board a speed boat, and take a cruise down the beautiful Mekong river, until we reach the Laos-Burmese border and Don Island (Laos). Vist the ancient city of Chiang Saen; the old capital of the area, with a fascinating history dating back to AD1260.
Day 8: Departure (B)
Transfer to airport for your departure flight.
Dates & Prices
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(*) All prices quoted on this website and in The Indochina Trekking Company are in American Dollar per person, land only and based on twin/double occupancy.

What is the single supplement?

The single supplement option is available if you are traveling solo and prefer the privacy of your own room. Please refer to the pricing section on the itinerary of your choice within our brochures, to see the supplement. A twin share option is also available, which means you can share a room with another guest of the same gender and therefore avoid paying the single supplement.
What's Included
v  Experienced English speaking guide
v  Private transportation by air-conditioned vehicle.
v  Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
v  Bottled drinking water for sightseeing.
v  All sightseeing entrance fee where required in the itinerary.
v  Accommodation in twin shared room in hotel with daily breakfast.
v  Simple First Aid Kit.
v  International flight reconfirmation. 
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We had great time in Indochina
On behalf of Kassie and myself, I want to thank you.  The trip was amazing!  The services were great.  You did a wonderful job.  No issues at all!  I would like to let you know that all of the guides were outstanding, but I do want to give Loan, our first guide in Vietnam a special outstanding recommendation.  She was knowledgeable, spoke awesome English, went out of her way for us, and was all around not only a great guide but a great person as well.  A+
I will recommend all my friends to use your services!

Thank you and please keep in touch.
Thank for the great motorbike trip
Hi Tuan, 

You have delivered everything as you promised. I will defiantly recommend you and Pioneer Asia Holidays as a go to provider in the future.

Again thank you for your professionalism and advice.we have enjoyed every aspect of your fantastic country.

Kind regards

Dave from UK