Multi-Day Tour

Northern Thailand Adventure (10 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Bangkok, Thailand To Chiang Mai, Thailand

Valid for Departures: 07 May 2018 - 29 Dec 2019

Northern Thailand Adventure (10 days)

Day 5

Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya/Chiang Mai

Day 8

Ban Pha Mon/Ban Muang Pam

Day 9

Ban Muang Pam/Chiang Mai

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Bangkok, Thailand
None None
Day 1 Bangkok: Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Bangkok, Thailand
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 2 Bangkok/Kanchanaburi: Enjoy a klong boat tour of Bangkok including a visit to Wat Po. Travel to Kanchanaburi and head to your floating rafthouse accommodation. Enjoy free time to explore. Included Activities: Klong Riverboat Tour Wat Po Visit Overnight Rafthouse Excursion Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 3
Kanchanaburi, Thailand
None Breakfast
Day 3 Kanchanaburi: Enjoy a day of sightseeing at Erawan Falls and the Bridge on the River Kwai. Explore the Allied War Cemetery, the Thai-Burmese Railway Centre and the JEATH War Museum to learn more about the area's history. Included Activities: Erawan Waterfalls Visit Bridge on the River Kwai Visit Thai/Burma Railway Centre and Allied War Cemetery Visit Transport: Enjoy a short drive to view the beautiful Erawan Waterfalls. (1-2 hours per direction) Private Vehicle
Day 4
Kanchanaburi, Thailand
None Breakfast
Day 4 Kanchanaburi/Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya: Travel to Ayutthaya and visit the historical sites of the old capital city. Opt to visit Chan Kasem National Museum and Chao Sam Phraya Museum. Included Activities: Temple Ruins Tour Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 5
Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya/Chiang Mai
None Breakfast
Day 5 Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya/Chiang Mai: Spend a full day exploring Ayutthaya before boarding an overnight train to Chiang Mai. Transport: Basic overnight train (beds)
Day 6
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
None None
Day 6 Chiang Mai: Chiang Mai is a vibrant city with heaps to see and do. Famous for its night market, cooking classes, and Muay Thai, it's a feat to fit it all in. Included Activities: Doi Suthep Temple Visit Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 7
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7 Chiang Mai/Ban Pha Mon: Tucked away in the hills of northern Thailand is where the most colourful and unchanged traditional communities can be found. Trek through forests and rural terrains to visit some of these diverse hilltribe villages; often, each will have their own unique language, clothing style, and belief system that differs significantly from those of neighbouring tribes. You are well looked after by your CEO and local guides, who take the responsibility of preparing all meals and carrying food supplies. Additional Notes: The exact itinerary of the walking on this trip may change from time to time, taking into account the weather and local conditions. Also, please note there may be times when the use of video and/or still cameras may be inappropriate -- your CEO and guides will be able to advise you. Be prepared for the accommodation to be basic; remember, it's all about an authentic and unique experience! Included Activities: Hilltribe Trek Day 1 Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 8
Ban Pha Mon/Ban Muang Pam
None Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8 Ban Pha Mon/Ban Muang Pam: Trek for about six hours and between villages, over farmlands and grasslands and acend to the ridgeline. Learn about bush medicine, seasonal fruits and plants and seeds. Slip on your wet shoes and descend to the Huew Hin Poon Creek for lunch. Here, go for a swim and help the local guides make a friction fire and prepare lunch. Continue another hour and a half to the jungle Buddhist temple outside the second village. Spend the night in the Karen village learn about wood carving, weaving and cooking. Opt to learn about medicine from a shaman or play football with the locals. Included Activities: Hilltribe Trek Day 2
Day 9
Ban Muang Pam/Chiang Mai
None Breakfast, Lunch
Day 9 Ban Muang Pam/Chiang Mai: After breakfast, leave the village and continue on, trekking beside the Pam River through lush jungle. Arrive at Tham Lod, a 1666m deep cave. Enter by bamboo raft and move to different chambers - a truly unique experience. After lunch, drive back to Chiang Mai for some free time to explore. Included Activities: Hilltribe Trek Day 3 Transport: Private Vehicle
Day 10
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand
None Breakfast
Day 10 Chiang Mai: Depart at any time.

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Don't just visit Thailand; find yourself on a once-in-a-lifetime, genuine cultural experience you'll talk about forever. This 10-day adventure throughout Northern Thailand will give you amazing stories to share. Explore the ruins of the former Thai capital city of Ayutthaya, spend a night in a floating rafthouse, and take a local train up to vibrant and unforgettable Chiang Mai to trek into the hills surrounding the city. Get to know the people of the hilltribes who live there who don't often...

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