1076 - Long Trip around Thailand, Phuket
1. Day : Departure from your destination
Departure by your Airticket.
2. Day : Bangkok arrival
Arrive in Suvarnabhumi International Airport Bangkok by ...... at ..... a.m./p.m. (GMT + 7 hours). Welcome with local English speaking guide, transfer to hotel (45 minutes) and check in. Individual leisure. The traditional Thai massage for relaxation your body are recommended. Approximately at 6.00 p.m. depart from hotel to the pier and welcome on board in a luxury cruiser Chao Phraya Princess with the big buffet dinner accompanied by music. Along the Chao Phraya River you also seeing beautiful night around Bangkok´s Temples. Then return back to hotel about 10 p.m.
3. Day : Bangkok, full-day city tour
08.00 a.m. depart from hotel by private tour for seeing around Bangkok City. This trip is absolutely essential for you to visit Bangkok. In the China Town area has gloriously reconstructed temple known as "Wat Traimit" (Temple of the Golden Buddha) will see the world's largest golden Buddha image which weight 5,5 tonnes. Then visit Wat Pho - biggest and oldest Bangkok´s temple which the largest reclining Buddha image and the King's Pagoda (chedi). Afterwards will cross river and visit Wat Arun and ride by long tail boat on the Chao Phraya River and canals in Thonburi district. See the traditional living along the river. Have rich buffet lunch at riverfront hotel.
4. Day : Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Bang Pa In
8 am. Depart by private minibus to the historical park Ayutthaya - the former Thai capital city, located 80 km north of Bangkok. Ayutthaya was conquered and completely destroyed by the Burmese in 1767. Ayutthaya has a beautiful large historical park, has been included in UNESCO's World Heritage list. Majesticruins are gladnessplace for photography. Visit the most famous temples : Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, Wihan Phra Mongkol Bophit, Wat Phra Mahathat and Wat Yai Chaimongkol. Lunch and afterthat visit the royal summer palace in Bang Pa In. Large beautiful park adjustments pomp of the royal buildings and romantic quiet here attract many visitors. Back to Bangkok at 5 pm.
5. Day : Bangkok, Floating Market Damnoen Saduak, Chiang Mai, Kantoke
Check out from hotel and 6.30 am. departure from hotel by private minibus to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market at Ratchaburi province (80 km). On the way stop in desalination farms at Samut Songkhram province, colourful market on railway track on who between stand pass through train and visit manufactory on production palm sugar. Take boat trip after canals between fruit plantation and visit famous floating market where trader offer his product on small boat. Visit woodcraft workshop. Back to Bangkok and transfer to Suvarnabhumi Airport. Departure to Chiang Mai by....at... After arrival, transfer to hotel for leisure. At 7 pm. Kantoke Dinner - sit on the floor around a Kantoke, a circular tray with traditional northern dishes on it. You can enjoy watching traditional northern dances as well as hilltribe culture shows while their meal is being served. Back to hotel at 10 pm.
Chiang Mai - the second most important city of Thailand, 168,000 people in 1292 was selected as a replacement for Chiang Rai, the capital of Lanna Kingdom. For the government of King Meng Rai, the city became the center of Buddhism and was built here around 300 temples and shrines which today is an impressive almosphere of the city. Today Chiang Mai is not only beautiful temples but also high quality shops, restaurants, hotels, bars and markets.The town is often called "Rose of the North". It lies 700 km from Bangkok, at an altitude of approximately 310 meters above sea level. Many Thai regarded this city and province as a kind of national heritage. The local residents have most of the entire culture of Thailand whether these different traditions, holidays, architeture, craft and cuisine. Also numerous hill tribes : Meo (Hmong), Lisu, Yao, Akha, Lahu and Karen - constitutes one of the attractions the local area.
6. Day : Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep, City Tour, Bo Sang
8.30 am.departure for city tour. You will see Phra Sing temple which invented by woodcuts and decorated with northern style wall paintings. There is a statue of Phra Buddha Sihing (or Phra Singh) which supposedly came from Sri Lanka. Then head up to 1,605 meters above sea level for visit Phra That Doi Suthep temple, most important and famous place in northern Thailand. Built in 1383 by King Ku Na. Instead according to legend, chose a white elephant. Church on the hillside outside of Doi Suthep offers fantastic decorations and a peerless view of the far city below. After lunch, continue to the other temple in the city which is derived from the 14-15 century : Wat Suan Dok (built in the flower garden of the Royal Lanna residence) and Wat Chedi Luang (the largest pagoda in Chiang Mai). Then visit handicraft village "Borsang" to see Thai silk and cotton weaving, the colorful sa paper and parasol markets at Borsang and also visiting lacquerware, silverware and teak wood carving. Back to hotel about 4 pm. In the evening, enjoy shopping on your own at the colorful Night Bazaar of Chiang Mai.
7. Day : Chiang Mai, Mae Tam, Elephant Camp
8.30 am. Transfer to Mae Taman Elephant Camp. You can see the elephant show and ride on the elephant to jungle (approx 1 hour). Return to camp by ox car. After lunch, ride along the river by bamboo rafts then return to Chiang Mai. On the way will stop at orchid farm and butterfly farm. Possibility to visit snake farm and watch snake show. Back to hotel at 4 pm.
8. Day : Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Golden Triangle, Long neck village
6.30 am. Head off to Chiang Rai, visit Phra That Chedi Luang Temple in Chiang Saen (an ancient city). On the way stop at a new fairy tale temple "Rong Khun Temple" is also known as the White Temple. Then visit the Golden Triangle where the border of Thailand, Myanmar and Laos converge and visit the Opium Museum.
After lunch, boat riding on Mekong River and visit Laos's market. Departure to Taton Village for visit hilltribe people (long neck women). Return to Chiang Mai at 9 pm.
9. Day : Chiang Mai, Bangkok, Phuket
Check out from hotel and transfer to airport. Departure to Bangkok by...at....and connecting flight to Phuket at .... by ...... arrival at Phuket on ..... then transfer to hotel.
Phuket - is Thailand 's largest island (550 km2),which is also the province (the richest in country). The island is connected to the mainland by the famous bridge on behalf of lovers " Sarasin Bridge ". It was a regional headquarters with a rich history and color. Phuket 's topology is exceptional with 70% of its area covered with mountains which stretch from north to south (48 km long). The remaining 30% being plains located in the central and eastern parts of the island. It is one of the most visited recreational areas in Southeast Asia (more than 1 million / year). The island suffering from the surge of tourists continues to hold the azure sea and white sand. Perfect infrastructure and a wealth of attractions to satisfy even the most demanding clients.
10.- 11. Day : Phuket
Free leisure (snorkeling, diving, rest or local tours)
Phuket has a lot more to offer such as boat trip to the surrounding islands including the Phi Phi Island , the James Bond Island from the movie " The Man with the Golden gun " or a trip to the Islands Marine National Park in Phang Nga Bay. More attractions on the island are Elephant Trekking, Waterfalls, Underwater Aquarium, Phuket Zoo, Sea Shell Museum, Phuket Fantasea or Chalong Temple (Phuket 's most beautiful and renowned temple). This course is not everything, Phuket still has plenty to offer. The island is also an excellent opportunity to buy and if not too tired , you are off to survey this night life in Patong. All of this are recommended.
12. Day : Phuket, Bangkok, departure
Check out from hotel. ...... transfer to Phuket Airport and departure by ...... at ...... and arrival in Bangkok at.........Flight to your destination by ..... at .......
13. Day : Arrival
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