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Discover Thailand & Bhutan - Private Luxury Asia Tours (12 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

DISCOVER THAILAND & BHUTAN: Bangkok, Thimphu, Punakha, Paro, Chiang Mai

An exclusive private tour of Thailand and Bhutan 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
Thimphu, Bhutan
Taj Tashi Breakfast

· Private transfer to airport for flight to Bhutan

· Private arrival transfer to Thimphu

· Accommodation in Thimphu at ultra-luxury hotel: Taj Tashi or Amankora Thimphu

· Afternoon introductory private touring with guide and drive

Day 4
Thimphu, Bhutan
Taj Tashi Breakfast

· Full-day private tour, with option for hiking if desired

· Culture, Buddhist sites, local traditions, markets, small specialized museums

Additional activities can also be arranged, upon request: private day hike to rural villages and monasteries, private Bhutanese cooking lesson at a local home, meeting with a Bhutanese astrologer, private meditation session with monks

Day 5
Punakha, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Dinner

· Private overland transfer to Punakha with touring en route

· Accommodation in Punakha at ultra-luxury hotel: COMO Uma Punakha or Amankora Punakha

Day 6
Punakha, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

· Full-day private touring and gentle hiking

· Rural farming villages, blessing from a monk, dzong, option for hike to panoramic view point

Day 7
Paro, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Dinner

· Private overland transfer to Paro with touring en route

· Accommodation in Paro at ultra-luxury hotel: COMO Uma Paro or Amankora Paro

Day 8
Paro, Bhutan
COMO Uma, Bhutan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

· Full-day private tour including hiking excursion to Tiger's Nest

Day 9
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai Breakfast

· Private transfer to airport and flight to Bangkok

· VIP airport assistance on arrival and connecting flight to Chiang Mai

· Private arrival transfer to resort

· Accommodation in Chiang Mai at ultra-luxury resort

Day 10
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai Breakfast, Lunch

· Morning market visit and Thai cooking lesson

· Afternoon flexible private touring and shopping

· Private round-trip transfer to night market

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

· Half-day private tour with option for city touring or excursion to elephant camp

· Option for sunrise alms-giving

Additional touring and activities can be arranged, upon request: sunrise alms-giving, meeting local artisans (silver, celadon, furniture, silk), a private Thai boxing lesson, active touring excursions (hiking, biking, rafting, golfing and zip-lining), Thai market visit and cooking lesson, Thai massage lesson

Day 12
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
None Breakfast

· Private airport transfer for flight to Bangkok

· VIP airport assistance to connecting departure flight

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Description

DISCOVER THAILAND & BHUTAN: Bangkok, Thimphu, Punakha, Paro, Chiang Mai

An exclusive private tour of Thailand and Bhutan for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This ultra-luxurious private tour features two of the world's most fascinating cultural destinations: Bhutan and Thailand. With your own private guides and drivers in each location, explore dynamic cities, spectacular landscapes, impressive temples and monasteries, interesting markets, delicious food, and rich cultural traditions. Accommodation is at some of the world's most luxurious hotels.

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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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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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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