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  • white temple (wat rong khun) in chiang rai
  • close up of buddha statue at white temple (wat rong khun) in chiang rai
  • black house (baan dam) in chiang rai
  • black house (baan dam) in chiang rai
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  • long neck karen woman in traditional costume
  • elephants playing in water
  • mekong river in chiang rai
  • chiang rai doi tung mae fah luang garden

2 Days 1 Night in Chiang Rai #1

  • Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai
  • White Temple, Blue Temple, Black house, Golden Triangle, Boat Trip, Long Neck, Doi Tung Palace, Mae Fah Luang Garden, Elephant Valley
  • Pickup and drop-off at your hotel or guesthouse
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Private Tour
฿8,550 /adult

Overview

Chiang Rai is a lesser-known province in Northern Thailand, but it’s main city and surrounding countryside offer visitors some hidden treasures unlike anywhere else. This two-day one night tour will take you away to several stunning temples, a royal palace and its picture-perfect gardens, as well as a sanctuary of several majestic elephants.

What we'll do

Day 1: Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai

The first day of the trip will have you experiencing breathtaking views of several colorful temples, a boat ride down the Mekong River, and seeing the hill tribe village known for its women wearing unique brass coils around their necks.

Activities and Sites

  • White Temple – Gaze upon the stunning sight of Chiang Rai’s most famous temple, which is entirely white, adorned with mirrors, and surrounded by intricate artwork
  • The Golden Triangle + Boat Trip – Relax on a smooth ride down the Mekong River and look upon the Golden Triangle tripoint where three countries and two rivers come together
  • Long Neck Karen Hill Tribe Village – Visit the small hill tribe village with a unique culture in which the tribes women adorn their necks, wrists, and ankles with brass coils
  • Blue Temple – Explore this intricately designed and decorated temple that is stunning with its entirely blue exterior and interior

Overnight in Chiang Rai.

blue temple wat rong seua ten

Day 2: Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai

On the second half of the tour, explore royal gardens at a palace fit for a Queen, the grim Black House, and a jungle home of elephants before transferring back to your hotel or the airport in Chiang Mai or Chiang Rai.

Activities and Sites

  • Doi Tung Palace and Mae Fah Luang Garden – Explore the Swiss-Thai style palace of the late Queen Mother of Thailand and its surrounding impeccably manicured gardens of cool-weather flowers
  • Black House – This building complex is dark and eerie and contains large art exhibitions of animal bones, torture devices, and unusual sculptures
  • Lunch – Enjoy a delicious locally cooked Thai meal
  • Elephant Valley – Visit this sanctuary and watch a group of rescued elephants playing, resting, and eating in their natural jungle habitat

chiang rai doi tung mae fah luang garden

This Tour Includes

  • Private English-speaking tour guide
  • Direct pickup and drop-off at your hotel or guesthouse
  • Transportation via minibus with air conditioning and driver
  • Entrance fees for all standard activities; fees for optional (add-on) tours are not included
  • Local Thai lunch
  • Drinking water
  • Travel accident insurance

This Tour Excludes

  • Other expenses, souvenirs during the trip
  • Tipping personnel
  • Accommodation

What to Bring

  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent
  • Camera (Optional)

Cancellation Policy

Learn more about our cancellation policy.

Private Tour Price

Group Size Price / Person
1 Person ฿14,600
2 Persons ฿8,500
3 Persons ฿6,500
4 Persons ฿5,400
5 Persons ฿4,800
6 Persons ฿4,400