Chiang Rai Explorer [3D2N]

The Chiang Rai Explorer tour itinerary is the most relaxed option for seeing the attractions Chiang Rai & the Golden Triangle. You will see all the popular attractions without feeling rushed.

You will stay in a Chiang Rai city hotel for both nights as your base for exploring the northernmost province of Thailand.

Chiang Rai Explorer [3D2N Private Tour]

฿9,300 (2 pax)     ฿6,850 (3 pax)

฿6,000 (4 pax)     ฿5,150 (5+ pax)

฿4,200 (7+ pax)

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

Day 3 – Return to Chiang Mai

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.

Bathing Feet at Mae Khachan Hot Springs (Wiang Pa Pao)

On the way to Chiang Rai, take a roadside rest break at Mae Khachan Hot Springs.

White Temple Chiang Rai (Wat Rong Khun)

Arriving in the southern suburbs of Chiang Rai city, we stop at the famous White Temple.

Take a break for lunch. A set-menu or buffet meal is included in the tour package. Let your guide know if you would prefer to use the lunch budget towards an a-la-carte restaurant of your choosing.

Blue Temple, Chiang Rai

The next stop is at the Blue Temple.

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

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before driving north for the day.

Doi Tung & Mae Fah Luang Gardens Chiang Rai

The next stop is Doi Tung, to see the Mae Fah Luang Gardens. We generally include garden tickets in the package price.

There is a small additional cost to see the royal villa and/or the museum. More importantly, there is additional time required, so please let us know if you would like to see more than the garden.

Take a break for lunch. A set-menu or buffet meal is included in the tour package. Let your guide know if you would prefer to use the lunch budget towards an a-la-carte restaurant of your choosing.

Golden Triangle

At the Golden Triangle, you have the option of taking a boat ride across the Mekong River to visit Don Sao Island, a market on the Laos side of the river.

If you prefer, you can spend some time at the Hall of Opium museum.

From the Golden Triangle, we return to Chiang Rai. You have the evening free to further explore the city or take a break at your hotel.

Day 3 – Return to Chiang Mai

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, then check out.

Take a break for lunch. A set-menu or buffet meal is included in the tour package. Let your guide know if you would prefer to use the lunch budget towards an a-la-carte restaurant of your choosing.

Singha Park Chiang Rai

Continue to Singha Park and explore the tea fields by tram. Bicycle hire is also available at additional cost.

Wat Saeng Kaew Phothiyan

On the way back to Chiang Mai, you will have time to stop at Wat Saeng Kaew Phothiyan.

Continue back to Chiang Mai.

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