Fly to the relaxing and friendly city of Chiang Mai, located northern Thailand, which is surrounded by serene mountains and lush fields of terraced rice paddies. Browse colourful night markets specializing in local handicrafts, paper umbrellas, and beautiful silk weavings. Visit revered mountaintop temples, the royal family’s Winter Palace, an elephant camp, and local hill tribe villages or perhaps pamper yourself with a Traditional Thai massage and scrumptious Thai meal....
Start city: Bangkok
End city: Chiang Mai
Duration: 7 Days 6 Nights
Departure: Daily, upon your request.
Cities to visit: Bangkok - Chiang Mai
- Extendable with optional tours from Bangkok and from Chiang Mai
Bangkok & Chiang Mai - This 7 days tour in Thailand is one of the most affordable ways to see Bangkok and Chiang Mai. This is also one of our best-selling Thailand tours
- Day 1: Bangkok Arrival.
- Day 2: Bangkok - Floating market - Kanchanaburi.
- Day 3: Kanchanaburi - Bangkok.
- Day 4: Bangkok city tour – Fly to Chiang Mai.
- Day 5: Chiang Mai city tour.
- Day 6: Chiang Mai – Doi Inthanon trip.
- Day 7: Chiang Mai – Departure.
Day 1: Bangkok Arrival
When you arrive at the international airport of Bangkok, you will be welcomed by our Travel Thailand guide and private transfer to your hotel in the center of the city.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bangkok
Day 2: Bangkok - Floating market - Kanchanaburi
Leave Bangkok for the original floating market, which is about half way to Kanchanaburi, called Damnoen Saduak. Then, we continue to Kanchanaburi visiting the World War II cemetery; World War II museum & Bridge over the river Kwai to look at surrounding. Leave Bangkok for the original floating market, which is about half way to Kanchanaburi, called Damnoen Saduak. Then, we continue to Kanchanaburi visiting the World War II cemetery; World War II museum & Bridge over the river Kwai to look at surrounding. Continue the visit to Hell-Fine-Pass Memorial museum and walk to see the mountain cutting for build the rain way by prisoner of world war II. Following relax at Sai Yok Noi waterfall, and overnight in Kanchanaburi.
Accommodation: Hotel in Kanchanaburi
Day 3: Kanchanaburi - Bangkok
After breakfast at the hotel, we leave for Raft house. Take the Bamboo rafting, then enjoying Elephant Riding. Then back to Bangkok.
Accommodation: Hotel in Bangkok
Day 4: Bangkok city tour – Fly to Chiang Mai
You will start the day taking the tour in Bangkok. The first visit is The Grand Palace, which is the official Palace of The King Of Siam since 1782, made up of numerous buildings, halls, pavilions set around open lawns, gardens and courtyards. It is located on the bank of Chao Phraya River. Inside the Grand Palace complex is Wat Phra Kaeo or Temple of the Emerald Buddha – the most beautiful and sacred Buddhist temple in Thailand. Then cross Chao Phraya River by ferry to Thon Buri to visit Wat Arun which is known as Temple of Dawn – one of the best well-known sites in Bankok. It is best seen from the opposite side of the river. The following visit is Wat Pho – the temple of reclining Buddha. The temple has a long list of credits: The oldest and largest temple in Bangkok, the longest reclining Buddha and the largest collection of Buddha images in Thailand, the first public education institution. Afternoon flight to Chiang Mai, the old capital of Lanna Kingdom. On arrival, you will be met by your tour guide & driver & transfer to the hotel.
Accommodation: Hotel in Chiang Mai
Day 5: Chiang Mai city tour
Today you set out on a guided tour to the most famous and interesting temples in the city – Wat Sri Supan, Wat Phra Singh and Wat Chedi Luang clustered conveniently close to each other. Continue to visit Wat Phrathad Doi Suthep – 3,500 feet above sea-level, the most sacred temple in Northern Thailand, containing a holy relic of Lord Buddha. You will have a panoramic view of the city from this height. Rest of the day, enjoy the atmosphere at one of the most famous market in Thailand – Chiang Mai Night Bazaar.
Accommodation: Hotel in Chiang Mai.
Day 6: Chiang Mai – Doi Inthanon trip
Head to the south of Chiang Mai for a visit to Doi Inthanon National Park. The visit today will be including:- The summit of Doi Inthanon mountain with the height 2,565 meters above sea level.- Natural trails for mini walking in the evergreen forest 5 minutes (if weather permits)- Twin pagodas of King and queen with a royal terraced flower garden.- Hmong Hill tribe market- Thai set lunch- White Karen hill tribe village- Wachirathan waterfall- Return to Chiang Mai by late afternoon.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Chiang Mai
Day 7: Chiang Mai – Departure
Today you are free until it is time for your Travel Thailand driver to take you to the airport for your flight home, or to your next destination.
- Internal flight (economy class): Bangkok – Chiang Mai.
- Accommodation at 3 star hotel in everage.
- Private tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Services of private driver and air-conditioned vehicle.
- Service of English speaking guides as stated.
- Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited.
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
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How long is the train ride from Bangkok to Chiang Mai?
You can take a train to Chiang Mai from Bangkok's Hua Lamphong Station in anywhere from 12 to 15 hours, so make sure you have a comfortable seat. This journey boasts some of Thailand's most beautiful scenery.
Is Chiang Mai worth visiting?
With its moats, canals, and ancient temples and ruins, Chiang Mai has a timeless and romantic vibe. If you're looking for a natural getaway, Chiang Mai won't disappoint. With its countless activities to take part in and endless sights to see, Chiang Mai is worth your time.
How many days do you need to visit Chiang Mai?
The ideal time to explore this city is four nights and five days. Chiang Mai was founded in 1296 and lies in an area of majestic mountains. This was the capital of the Lanna Kingdom and remains a religious and cultural centre.
What is the best month to visit Chiang Mai?
Chiang Mai is best visited between October and April, when the weather is most pleasant with light breezes. This is also the peak tourist season for Chiang Mai.
What is Chiang Mai known for?
Located in northern Thailand, Chiang Mai is also known as the "Rose of the North" for its historical temples, scenic mountains, cool weather, and scenic views. Founded in 1296, Chiang Mai has a long history and a great culture.
Can you do a day trip from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai?
It is also possible to travel by bus from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai, and the tickets are quite affordable. However, once you arrive in Chiang Rai, you will need a taxi or a tuk-tuk to visit the temples and attractions.