Classic Discovery of Thailand
From Bangkok, To Ayutthaya, Lopburi, Sukhothai, Chiang Rail, Chiang Mai, - 6 Nights
- Departing from:
- Ayutthaya, Lopburi, Sukhothai, Chiang Rail, Chiang Mai,
- 6 Nights
- Private roundtrip tailormade tour runs daily
- Tour Operator:
- Focus Asia
- Reference Code:
Visit Ayutthaya, the former capital of Thailand. Explore Sukhothai which was Thailand’s first capital. Visit Golden Triangle, where you can see the border triangle Of Myanmar, Laos and Thailand. Visit Chiang Mai, the land of misty mountains and colourful temples.
ARRIVAL IN BANGKOK
Upon your arrival at Bangkok airport, you will be welcomed by your guide, who will transfer you to your hotel.
(-) Overnight in BANGKOK
FULL DAY BANGKOK TOUR
Start the day with a visit to the stunning Grand Palace, a national landmark and the most important royal landmark in Thailand. Here you can visit the various buildings that were used for different occasions – the Funeral Palace; the Reception Palace; the Throne Hall; the Coronation Hall; the Royal Guest House; and the mysterious Emerald Buddha, the most revered Buddha
image in Thailand. Continue to Wat Pho, home of the famous reclining Buddha, measuring a staggering 45m in length, as well as one of the oldest Traditional Thai-massage schools in the country. Take an Excursion by boat on the canals of Bangkok’s surprisingly rural western suburbs. Enjoy the natural scenery and observe the daily lives of the people who live along the canals.
Last but not least, visit Wat Arun, known as “Temple of Dawn”. Transfer back to the hotel.
(B, -, -) Overnight in BANGKOK
BANGKOK – AYUTTHAYA – LOPBURI – SUKHOTHAI
Drive to Ayutthaya to visit the historic ruins of this former capital of Thailand. Explore the remaining temples and royal ground of the Great Kingdom by bicycle such as Wat Mahathat, Wat Phra Sri Sanpetch and Wat Mongkolborphit. After the trip, transfer directly to Sukhothai. On the way, visit Phra Prang Sam Yod known as “Temple of Monkey”.
(B, -, -) Overnight in SUKHOTHAI
SUKHOTHAI – CHIANG RAI
Early morning departure to reach Sukhothai Historical Park, today UNESCO World Heritage. Here we visit Wat Srisawai, Wat Mahathat and Wat Sra Sri. Then, continue to visit Wat Si Chum, known for its mondop with a large image of the Buddha partly visible from outside. The name of the temple translates to “Temple of the Bodhi Tree”. After that, continue to Chiang Rai
(B, -, -) Overnight in CHIANG RAI
CHIANG RAI – CHIANG MAI
Departure to Chiang Saen for a motorboat cruise on the Mekong River, marking here Thailand and Laos border. Stop at the famous Golden Triangle viewpoint, where Burma, Laos and Thailand sides are visible in just one place. Return to Chiang Rai to visit the famous Wat Rong Khun, known as the White Temple. Unique in its kind, this temple was conceived in a dream by a worldwide famed local artist who built it entirely at his expense. Featuring an extremely modern and imaginative style this temple looks unlikely any other Buddhist temple. Then depart to Chiang Mai.
(B, -, -) Overnight in CHIANG MAI
In the morning, visit Wat Umong, known as “Tunnel Temple”, a unique temple because of its location in the forest and its system of tunnels. The serene and peaceful atmosphere at the 13th century forest temple near Doi Suthep Mountain. Then continue to Wat Phalat which is nestled in the forest just a few kilometers down the road from Doi Suthep. There are no crowds, no shops or food stalls, no unwanted distractions as it is known as “Secret Temple”.
(B, -, -) Overnight in CHIANG MAI
CHIANG MAI – DEPARTURE
Meet the driver and transfer from hotel to Chiang Mai Airport for your next destination
All described sightseeing as in program above
Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle
Accommodation in hotels with daily breakfast
English-speaking local guides
Admission fees to indicated sights
Meals mentioned in the itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
Domestic gov’t tax and service charge
International air tickets
Flights & visa fees
Travel Insurance in all kinds
Meals not mentioned in itinerary
Drinks during Meals
Tip, drinks, any personal expenses
Early check-in and late check-out