Amazing Thailand

11 Nights / 12 Days

Overview

Immerse yourself in the warm hospitality and natural beauty of the Southeast Asian country on this amazing tour. Visit the bustling floating markets in Bangkok, explore the capital of Siam’s golden age at Sukhothai, stay connected with elephants at a jungle sanctuary in Chiang Mai, not riding elephant but caring them. There’s so much to discover through Thailand’s ancient kingdoms.

Highlights

  • Highlights of Bangkok
  • Ancient capitals of the Thailand Kingdom
  • Golden Triangle Region where Myanmar, Thailand, and Laos meet
  • Befriend with elephants, feed, bathe, and play with them
  • Indulge in the flavors of Thai cuisine

Bangkok

Kanchanaburi

Ayutthaya

Sukhothai

Lampang

Chiang Rai

Chiang Mai

Tour Route

2 Nights

Bangkok

2 Nights

1 Night

Kanchanaburi

1 Night

1 Night

Ayuthaya

1 Night

1 Night

Sukhothai

1 Night

1 Night

Lampang

1 Night

2 Nights

Chiang Rai

2 Nights

3 Nights

Chaing Mai

3 Nights

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Day 6
  • Day 7
  • Day 8
  • Day 9
  • Day 10
  • Day 11
  • Day 12

Arrive Bangkok

Upon arrival at Bangkok Airport you will be greeted and transferred to the hotel. The glorious history of the capital of Thailand, Bangkok is closely linked to the Chakri dynasty that still reigns but does rule in Thailand. Check in at the hotel and free time for your relaxation.

Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Bangkok

Bangkok

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later visit the Grand Royal Palace dedicated to the ceremony of the Thai royal family.
It is is the most sacred place, respected and majestic in Bangkok. The Grand Palais, or the Royal Palace, is a resort with many historical monuments built for centuries. For most, these are temples and official buildings still used today. In the same compound is the magnificent Wat Phra Kaew, which is known for the statue of the Emerald Buddha. After visiting this complex, we continue to visit Wat Pho, a giant house of the Reclining Buddha.

Wat Pho is one of the oldest and largest Buddhist temple in Bangkok. It is located at the shore of eastern Chao Phraya River, south of the Grand Palace. The temple of the symbol is the famous statue "Reclining Buddha". This statue represents Buddha on his deathbed. It is 45 meters long and 15 meters high. His feet are inlaid with mother of pearl.

After lunch at the restaurant (client have to pay on spot), a walk in Chinatown which is considered the busiest area in Bangkok and known by various specialties from countries in the region. The dishes are prepared only with the freshest ingredients of the day. Visit the Wat Traimit which is well known as the Golden Buddha.

Afternoon, boarding a long-tail boat for a trip along the Chao Phraya River and many lively inner canals of Thonburi bank offering fantastic views of the local life nearby. You will have the opportunity to snack, buy trinkets or to use the toilet at stops along the way. Along the way, we stop at Wat Arun, the Temple of Dawn. Return to the hotel for free time.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Bangkok

Bangkok – Meaklong Market – Damnoen Saduak Floating Market – Kanchanaburi (Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later take just a short drive from the bustling streets of Bangkok, the high-rise urban landscape dissolves into a lush green rural idyll. This full-day trip to Samut Songkhram Province, only an hour outside the capital, allows guests to experience the traditional charms of the Thai countryside.

The day starts with a trip to Mae Klong Railway Market; a country market has sprouted up along the tracks. When a train pulls in or out of the station, the vendors quickly clear their stalls, only to set them up again moments later when the train has passed! From here, the journey continues to very famous touristic Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Although quite touristy today, the market remains the best example to showcase how a floating market originally was like decades ago. A relaxing paddle boat ride through the labyrinth of canals offers the chance to see the old part of the floating market and local lifestyle along the canal side. Off the boat, it is time to enjoy strolling around the colorful floating marketplace bustling with boats and vendors selling tropical fruits and other delights.

For visits falling on a Saturday or Sunday, the tour offers the option of an exploration choosing between visiting Damnoen Saduak or the smaller and less touristy floating market Tha Kha where a short paddle boat tour in the backwaters offering a visit to an old Thai ho Duse making coconut palm sugar.

Depart for Kanchanaburi for a stop to visit the World War II memorial including the Cemetery. Visit the Kwai River Bridge. Take boarding for a train ride along the railway from Wang Pho along the river around 30 minutes. Transfer to the city for the night.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi – Erawan Park – Ayuthaya (Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later depart for Erawan Waterfall - a beautiful seven-tiered waterfall. Located in Erawan National Park, Walking up to see each of the picturesque falls, it is best to bring good walking shoes. Also, guests should remember to bring their swimming suit if they wish to swim in the fall’s natural pools. In afternoon departure for Ayutthaya, the ancient city of Ayutthaya is known as the 'Venice of the East’ because it is found along the Chao Phraya, the tributaries that surround the province of Ayutthaya River. Many monuments and remains of the period can be visited in this city founded in 1350 by King Uthong when the Thai had to migrate to the South under pressure from their neighbours to the North

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Ayuthaya

Ayuthaya – Sukhothai (Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later we will catch Kermit tuk tuk. These ‘cute’ tuk tuks are found in only two of Thailand’s provinces: Ayutthaya, and Trang. Along the ride, explore the temple highlights of the city from Wat Yai Chai Mongkol, Wat Mahathat (with a Buddha face emerging from a tree), and strolling through a local market en route to Wat Phra Srisanphet. And we continue road trip to Sukhothai via Uthai Thani and Phitsanulok.

Lunch free on route. Sukhothai is Thailand’s ancient capital and considered to be the birthplace of Thai culture and “Thainess”, Sukhothai is rich with historical history and intrigue. Upon arrival in Sukhothai in late afternoon, check in hotel and

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Sukhothai

Sukhothai – Lampang (Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later transfer to the bicycle parking area where we will take the bike to visit the Sukhothai historical park, the park contains nearly 200 ruined chedis in remarkable condition. First, we visit the image of Ajana Buddha, the legend of the Buddha spoken at Wat Srichum.

Then we take the bike to Wat Prapailuang, the community center before starting the Sukhothai kingdom in the past. The next temples we will visit are Wat Sri Sawai and Wat Sra Sri and Wat Trapang Ngoen. Free lunch and in the afternoon, transfer to Lampang. Installation in Lampang.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Lampang

Lampang – Chiang Rai (Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later we will visit Wat Phra That Lampang Luang, one of the best examples of Lanna style architecture in Thailand. Its viharns open on all sides are typical of the Lanna style. While some temples have been restored using modern materials and modern building techniques, Wat Phra That Lampang Luang has been preserved in its original state. The temple was built in the 13th century. Its name translates to "the temple of the Great Relic of the Lampang Buddha". The architecture is a mix of Lanna and Thai Lü styles. After, we will take a 30-minute horse-drawn carriage tour through the city and the villages. Lunch free in the local restaurant.

In the afternoon, we continue to Chiang Rai. On the way we will have a stop at Phayao Lake where we can have a coffee and enjoy the view of the lake.Arrival in Chiang Rai at the end of the day.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later we will visit the local market to discover the local products. After that we visit the world famous Wat Phra Kaew where the Emerald Buddha image was once enshrined. Move on to Wat Phra Singha where one of Thailand’s most beautiful Buddha images is now enshrined. Then short drive from Chiang Rai City to Black House. Baan Dam (Black House) is the unique creation of national artist, Thawan Duchanee. Part art studio, part museum, part home, Baan Dam is an eclectic mix of traditional northern Thai buildings interspersed with some outlandish modern designs. Lunch on your own and afternoon we will take on our boat cruise on Mae Kok river from Chiang Rai to Karen village where you can watch elephants or feed them. After that you will take 1 hour elephant trekking. Transfer back to Chiang Rai.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai (Drive)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later have a ride to visit Chiang Saen the ancient city which is located on the Khong River Bank. After that, visit to Opium museum where show about the opium’s history in the past in Thailand. Have lunch at the local restaurant at the Golden triangle. Taking a boat trip along Mekong Kong River to see Thailand, Burma & Laos meet at the Golden Triangle. Afternoon we transfer directly to Chiang Mai. Check in hotel

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai

The morning will be mainly devoted to the walking tour of the old town with a stop at the old wall, the moat and a door of the old town. You will see the most beautiful temples of Chiang Mai: Wat Phra Singh temple, Wat Phan Tao temple, Wat Chedi Luang temple. Then you will stroll along small streets lined with traditional houses, where you will take rickshaw tour. After that, you will take a walking through the central market of Warorot before visit the Doi Suthep hill. To brighten up your evening, browse the Night Market for yourself.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai – Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later drive to Elephant Jungle Sanctuary to visit as the program below:

Itinerary:
08:00 – 08:30 -Pick up from your hotel or accommodation.
08:30 - Drive approximately 1.5 hours South of Chiang Mai through rolling hills, forest, and local farming areas.
10:30 - Arrive at the Sanctuary. Meet your guide and walk for 10-15 minutes through the Jungle to the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary. Change into traditional Karen clothing. Enjoy an introductory lesson about elephant anatomy, history, and behavior.
11:00 - Meet the elephants. Feed, interact, and play with the elephants in a natural environment as you learn about their behavior and history. Take photos with the elephants.
12:00 - Enjoy a lunch of traditional Thai food and fresh fruit.
13:00 - Learn how to make herbal medicine balls, feed the Elephants and then walk with the elephants to the river. Bathe and brush the elephants.
14:00 - Join the elephants for a therapeutic mud spa. Swim in the river and take photos with the elephants.
15:00 - Change clothes and say good bye to the elephants.
15:30 Leave the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary and drive approximately 1.5 hours to Chiang Mai.
17:00-17:30 - Drop off at your hotel or accommodation.

Meal: Breakfast
Overnight Stay at the Hotel in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai – Bangkok (By Flight)

Breakfast in the Hotel

Later transferred to Chaing Mai Airport to board flight for Bangkok. Upon arrival in Bangkok Airport connect onward flight back home.

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Pricing*

– £ 2795 / US$ 4125 per person for a minimum of 2 travellers on a twin or double sharing basis.
– £595 / $825 for single room supplement.

Price Valid till 30th April 2023 , Prices Quoted in Sterling Pounds & US Dollars & based in Standard Hotels

Included

  • Accommodation on Twin / Double Sharing basis
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Private Transfers
  • City Sightseeing
  • Air Conditioned Private Car with Driver
  • Local English Speaking Guide
  • Entrances to Monuments
  • Boat ride as per Program
  • Domestic Flight as per Program

Not Included

  • International Flight
  • Insurance
  • Expenses of Personal nature
  • Meals -Lunch and Dinner
  • Camera and Video charges
  • Tips
  • Visa Charges

* Terms and Conditions Apply

  1. Prices applicable for standard hotels, luxury accommodations available on request.
  2. Prices valid upto 30th April 2023.
  3. Christmas and New Year supplement applicable extra.
  4. Local taxes apply.

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