Chiang Mai & the Golden Triangle

From$649USDPer person for 2 travellers
5 days,Chiang Mai to Chiang Mai

Get up close and personal with majestic elephants at a conservation centre, delight in Chiang Mai with a khantoke dinner, seek enlightenment at the temple of Doi Suthep, marvel at the mysteries of Chiang Rai, explore local hilltribe villages

Price Options

  • From$1199USD Per Adult for 1 traveler
  • From$649USD Per Adult for 2 travelers
  • From$529USD Per Adult for 3 travelers
  • From$649USD Per Adult for 4 travelers

Visit the fascinating city of Chiang Mai, a thriving metropolis with many points of interest to visitors and a less hectic alternative to the capital. Explore ancient temples, visit gentle elephants and delve into Thai culture and traditions in lush, mountainous scenery. Visit indigenous hilltribe communities for a glimpse into traditional life, and then venture by boat to the threshold of three different countries—the Golden Triangle—where the borders of Thailand, Burma (Myanmar) and Laos meet.

What's Included

  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Khantoke dinner and show
  • Visit Wat Doi Suthep
  • Excursion to an elephant camp and conservation centre
  • Boat tour on Mae Kok River and visit some local hilltribe villages
  • Trip to the Laos and Burma borders
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 4 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner. (Allow USD75-100 for meals not included.)
  • Private vehicle.
  • Local guides.
  • Comfort Hotels (4 nts).


Day 1Chiang Mai(1D)

Arrive in Chiang Mai and transfer to your hotel. Enjoy a Khantoke dinner and show in the evening.

Day 2Chiang Mai(1B)

Visit Chiang Mai's most famous temple, Wat Doi Suthep. Enjoy plenty of free time for optional activities, like a Thai cooking class, visiting local artisan workshops, or treating yourself to a famous Thai massage.

Day 3Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai(1B, 1L)

Come face to face with Thai elephants at an elephant camp and conservation centre. Take a boat tour on Mae Kok River and visit some local hilltribe villages.

Day 4Chiang Rai/Chiang Mai(1B, 1L)

Head north to the border town of Mae Sai and the famous Golden Triangle. Stand on the threshold of three countries at the spot where the borders of Thailand, Laos, and Burma meet. Opt to visit the Opium Museum.

Day 5Chiang Mai(1B)

Depart at any time. Departure transfer included.

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