Chiang Khong Connect [2D1N]

The Chiang Khong Connect tour itinerary is designed specifically for onward travel on a Mekong River cruise. River cruises to Luang Prabang and other destinations in Laos generally depart from Chiang Khong.

This itinerary departs from Chiang Mai, takes in the highlights of Chiang Rai, and ends at your hotel in Chiang Khong. Spend the night in Chiang Khong and board your cruise boat the next morning.

Chiang Khong Connect [2D1N Private Tour]

2 pax = ฿7,100 per person = ฿14,200 total

3 pax = ฿5,200 per person = ฿15,600 total

4 pax = ฿4,700 per person = ฿18,800 total

5+ pax = ฿4,000 per person

7+ pax = ฿3,300 per person

(lunch is included each day, but other meals & accommodation not included)

This is a multi-day private tour with your own licensed, English-speaking guide and transport.

Day 1 – Chiang Rai City & Surrounds

Day 2 – Golden Triangle & Chiang Khong

Day 1 – Chiang Rai City & Surrounds

Leaving from your Chiang Mai hotel by 8:30am puts you in front of all the vans and tour bus traffic going to Chiang Rai.

Mae Khachan Hot Springs

Mae Khachan Hot Springs is in Wiang Pa Pao, Chiang Rai. The thermal waters can be experienced at a number of locations in this district, but for the onward traveler this means right next to …

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White Temple

White Temple (Wat Rong Khun)  In recent years, White Temple (Wat Rong Khun) has become the most popular attraction within the city of Chiang Rai. The white temple is the highlight of a larger complex …

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Option: choose Singha Park or Wat Huay Pla Kang

Singha Park

Singha Park Chiang Rai Singha Park Chiang Rai consists of over 12 square km of tea fields, lakes, fruit trees and flower beds. There is a central viewpoint for the tea fields. Singha Park hosts …

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Wat Huay Pla Kang

Wat Huay Pla Kang is a Chinese styled (Mahayana Buddhist) temple in the northern outskirts of Chiang Rai city. The compound is dominated by a statue of Guan Yin, the Goddess of Mercy and an …

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Blue Temple

Located just north of the Kok river within the city of Chiang Rai, the Blue Temple (Wat Rong Seua Ten) is well worth a visit. There is currently no entry fee, but this may change …

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Check in to your hotel late afternoon. In the evening, go out for dinner in the city & explore Chiang Rai Night Bazaar. There is an hourly light show at the Chiang Rai Clock Tower too.

Day 2 – Golden Triangle & Chiang Khong

In the morning, we head north towards the border region.

Choui Fong Tea Plantation

Choui Fong Tea Plantation is easily accessible en-route from Chiang Rai city to the golden triangle. There are no plantation tours as such, but there are two casual restaurants with tea-tasting and tea leaf sales. …

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Option: Choose either Black House plus Opium House Museum

Black House (Baan Dam)

The Black House is a temple-styled art gallery – it showcases the work of another renowned Chiang Rai artist Thawan Duchanee(he actually lived within this compound for several decades). Nearby Attractions Black House Tours We have …

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…or Hall of Opium

Hall of Opium Museum

The Hall of Opium is the premier opium museum at the Golden Triangle, in northern Chiang Rai. Under royal patronage, little expense has been spared with this impressive exposition of the history of opium. You …

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Chiang Khong

Chiang Khong is a sleepy town on the banks of the Mekong river in Chiang Rai province. For visitors to Thailand, the most salient fact about Chiang Khong is that it serves as the point …

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Tour ends at Chiang Khong before 3pm.

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