K.0015 Nature and Culture Program TWO
5 Days 4 Nights Trip Chiang Mai - Mae Hong Son - Pai - Thaton - Golden Triangle - Chiang Rai Trip
Day 1 ChiangMai - Doi Inthanon - Mae Hong Son
Leave the hotel at 8.00 am journey south to Doi Inthanon National Park to see Wachiratharn Waterfall one of the most beautiful in the Park, Karen Tribal Village you will experience the authentic tribal lifestyle and start hiking from here with the local guide approximately 2 hours a long the beautiful natural forest trail including some of beautiful waterfalls, Lunch will be served at the restaurant in the Park. After that we will head to Mae Hong Son, (on the way we may sometimes stop for great view points) Hotel in Maehongson.
Day 2 : Mae Hong Son - Lod Cave – Pai
Leave Hotel at 8.00 am scan Mae Hong Son town, Wat Doi Kong Mu, the most important temple in Maemaehonson, Then go to Ban Huai Sua Tao the Longneck/Big earing tribe village which located in the middle of the forest near the Thai and Myanmar border, Lunch will be served at the local restaurant, after that travel for 1 hour through beautiful scenery winding road up and down the mountain to Tham Nam Lod(Lod Cave) the most beautiful cave in the north of Thailand which filled full with stalactites and stalagmites before heading to Pai in the evening. Hotel in Pai.
Day 3 : Pai - Geyser - Thaton village
Leave hotel at 8.00 am 15 minutes to Santichon Chinese community village to taste some of morning green tea from the village and enjoy the scenery around the village and the valley of Pai , Wat Mae Yen the most important temple that provides the view point of Pai, Then journey through the winding road app 2 hours to Pong Dued Hot Spring the biggest Geyser in Thailand(there are pools that you can go in for taking a bath in winter), Lunch will be served at the local restaurant on the way, Ban Maemalai the local market is interesting to see, Then 2 hours from here heading to Thaton village the northern most Chiang Mai village next to Myanmar border, nice and quiet place. Hotel in Thaton.
Day 4 : Tha ton - Golden Triangle - Chiang Rai
Leave the village at 8.00 am journey up north app 45 minutes to Doi Maesalong Chinese village where they produce green tea and tea plantation farm, from here on heading to Fish/ Monkey temple for feeding them foods no need for drinking water. Maesai the most northern Thailand and bustling border market is near by, then 30 minutes drive to The Golden triangle with the great story of Opium where three countries meet in Mekong river(Thailand, Myanmar, Laos)before heading to Chiang Rai in the evening. Hotel in Chiang Rai.(night market is beautiful)
Day 5 : Chiang Rai - Chiang Mai
Leave Chiang Rai hotel at 8.00 am taking boat trip along Mea Kok river the most beautiful scenery countryside and highlight of Chiang Rai app 1 hour to Elephant camp and take elephant safari for 2 hours to Yao tribe village and 5 minutes from here to waterfall the one you can go in for swimming and shower, after that drive for 45 minutes to Wat Rong Khun the must place of Chiangrai before heading back to the hotel in Chiang Rai, or Chiang Mai in the late evening.(safe and sound)
Car (SUV/VAN), Gasoline.
English speaking Driver guide.
All accommodations. (hotel)
All admission fees along programs.
All foods & Drinks.