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Highlights of Thailand & Myanmar – Private Luxury Southeast Asia Tours (14 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Bangkok, Thailand To Chiang Mai, Thailand

Valid for Departures Now Through: 20 Mar 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Bangkok, Thailand
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok None

HIGHLIGHTS OF THAILAND & MYANMAR: Bangkok, Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake, Chiang Mai

An exclusive private tour of Myanmar & Thailand for the most discerning luxury traveler.

VIP airport assistance through immigration

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Bangkok at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 2
Bangkok, Thailand
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok Breakfast

Private full-day tour of Bangkok with expert guide and driver

Grand Palace and Wat Po, local food and flower markets, Jim Thompson House, private longtail boat ride

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: recommended jewelers and tailors, visit to private art collections, VIP tickets to a Thai boxing match, private Thai cooking lesson

Day 3
Yangon, Myanmar
The Strand Yangon Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for international flight to Myanmar

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Yangon at luxury hotel: The Strand or Belmond Governor's Residence

Private afternoon tour with expert national guide and driver

Schwedagon pagoda, markets, Buddhist culture, interesting neighborhoods, insider access to local galleries

Day 4
Bagan, Myanmar
Aureum Palace Hotel, Bagan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Bagan

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Bagan at luxury hotel: Aureum Palace Hotel, Bagan or Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort

Private touring with expert guide and driver

Ancient temples and pagodas, local villages and markets, lacquerware studios, option for touring by bicycle

Horse-drawn carriage ride at sunset

Day 5
Bagan, Myanmar
Aureum Palace Hotel, Bagan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver of ruins and villages

Optional private excursion to Mt. Popa

Day 6
Mandalay, Myanmar
Sedona Hotel Mandalay Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Mandalay

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Mandalay at luxury hotel: Sedona Hotel Mandalay or Mandalay Hill Resort

Private touring with expert guide and driver in Amarapura, Ava, Sagaing and Mandalay

Day 7
Mandalay, Myanmar
Sedona Hotel Mandalay Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Private full-day tour of Mandalay and Mingun with expert guide and driver, including private boat ride on Ayerwaddy River

Day 8
Inle Lake, Myanmar
Inle Princess Resort Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Inle Lake

Private arrival transfer to hotel with touring en route

Accommodation in Inle Lake at luxury resort and spa: Inle Princess Resort, Aureum Inle Resort or Villa Inle Resort

Day 9
Inle Lake, Myanmar
Inle Princess Resort Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Full-day private boat tour around Inle Lake with expert guide

Floating villages, craft villages and artisans (textiles, ceramics, lacquer, paper)

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: a private Burmese cooking lesson, a lesson in special fishing techniques with local Inle fishermen, a meeting with an orchid expert

Day 10
Yangon, Myanmar
Belmond Governor’s Residence Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Yangon

Private arrival to hotel

Accommodation in Yangon at luxury hotel: The Governor's Residence or The Strand

Private guide and driver at disposal for flexible touring and shopping

Day 11
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for international flight to Bangkok and onward flight to Chiang Mai

VIP airport assistance through immigration

Private arrival transfer to resort

Accommodation in Chiang Mai at ultra-luxury resort

Day 12
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai Breakfast

Private full-day tour with expert private guide and driver

Mountain temples, options for hiking, crafts districts, Chiang Mai's Old City and night market

Option for sunrise alms-giving

Day 13
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai Breakfast

Day at leisure to enjoy the resort and spa

Additional touring and activities can be arranged, upon request: meeting local artisans (silver, celadon, furniture, silk), a private Thai boxing lesson, active touring excursions (hiking, biking, rafting, golfing and zip-lining), seeing the monks' procession at sunrise, a Thai massage lesson, Thai cooking class or elephant camp excursion

Day 14
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer for flight to Bangkok for onward flight

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Description

HIGHLIGHTS OF THAILAND & MYANMAR: Bangkok, Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay, Inle Lake, Chiang Mai

An exclusive private tour of Myanmar & Thailand for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This tour combines the highlights of two Buddhist countries: Myanmar (Burma) and Thailand.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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