From
  • mae yen temple
  • golden buddha statues at doi suthep temple
  • thai classical dance performance with umbrellas
  • wat rong khun aka white temple
  • long neck karen woman in traditional costume
  • blue temple wat rong seua ten
  • golden buddha statue in chiang rai
  • golden triangle boat to laos
  • chiang rai doi tung mae fah luang garden
  • choui fong tea plantation in chiang rai
  • pai canyon
  • pai memorial bridge
  • pai coffee in love
  • mae yen temple
  • pai walking street
  • pai yun lai viewpoint
  • local vendor selling local snacks

6 Days 5 Nights in Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, and Pai

  • Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Pai
  • Doi Suthep Temple, Khantoke Dinner, White Temple, Blue Temple, Long Neck Karen, Golden Triangle, Boat Trip to Laos, Doi Tung Mae Fah Luang, Mae Sai, Choui Fong Tea Plantation, Pai Canyon, Pai Walking Street, Pai Yun Lai Viewpoint, Santichon Chinese Village, Warorot Market
  • Pickup and drop-off at your hotel or guesthouse
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Private Tour

Overview

If you want to experience the natural beauty and Lanna culture of northern Thailand, this six days and five nights private tour will take you to the most unique sites and stunning attractions within the region. First, you’ll enjoy culturally rich activities in Chiang Mai before your English-speaking tour guide takes you on a scenic drive to Chiang Rai and its famous White Temple and Golden Triangle. Stroll through gorgeous flower gardens, rolling tea plantations,  and the whimsical food and handicraft walking street in the mountain town of Pai. Several breathtaking stops to viewpoints and a short temple hopping course make this tour complete before you return to Chiang Mai.

Day 1: Chiang Mai

Schedule

You will be picked up at your hotel or guesthouse at 9:00 AM and then driven northwest to Wat Doi Suthep. You will return to Chiang Mai around 12:30 PM on the sixth day of the tour. This tour is available daily.

Day 1

  • 9:00 AM: Meet your guide in the hotel lobby
  • 10:00 AM: Explore the mountainside temple complex of Wat Doi Suthep
  • 12:00 PM: Eat lunch at a local restaurant
  • 1:30 PM: Visit the Home of Handicrafts in San Kamphaeng
  • 5:00 PM: Check in at your hotel
  • 7:00 PM: Enjoy a Khantoke dinner and dance show at Khum Khantoke
  • 9:30 PM: Return to your hotel in Chiang Mai

Day 2

  • 7:30 AM: Meet your guide in the hotel lobby
  • 8:30 AM: Enjoy a short coffee break at a natural hot spring
  • 10:30 AM: Explore the stunning White Temple
  • 12:30 PM: Eat lunch at a local restaurant
  • 2:00 PM: Visit the Golden Triangle viewpoint of Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar; Tour the Mekong River to the Don Sao Island in a riverboat
  • 4:00 PM: Meet the people of the Akha and “Long Neck” Karen Hill Tribe Villages
  • 5:30 PM: Visit the Blue Temple
  • 6:30 PM: Enjoy a local Thai meal at a nearby restaurant
  • 8:00 PM: Arrive at your hotel in Chiang Rai

Day 3

  • 8:30 AM: Meet your guide in the hotel lobby
  • 10:00 AM: Walk through the flower gardens at the Doi Tung Mae Fah Luang Garden
  • 12:00 PM: Shop at the Thai-Burmese Mae Sai Border Market
  • 1:00 PM: Eat lunch at a local restaurant
  • 3:00 PM: Relax and sip tea at the Choui Fong Tea Plantation
  • 5:00 PM: Depart from Chiang Rai; stop at a gas station along the way
  • 7:00 PM: Enjoy a Thai dinner at a local restaurant
  • 9:30 PM: Arrive at your hotel in Chiang Mai

Day 4

  • 7:30 AM: Meet your guide in the hotel lobby and transfer to Pai
  • 10:30 AM: Explore the ravines and walking trails at Pai Canyon
  • 11:15 AM: Look over the Pai River at the Pai Memorial Bridge
  • 12:00 PM: Enjoy scenic valley views at Pai Coffee in Love
  • 1:00 PM: Eat a Thai lunch
  • 2:30 PM: Visit Wat Nam Hu
  • 3:30 PM: Check in at your hotel in Pai
  • 6:00 PM: Watch the sunset at Mae Yen Temple
  • 7:00 PM: Explore the handicraft shops and food stalls along the Pai Walking Street

Day 5

  • 8:00 AM: Meet your guide in the hotel lobby
  • 8:30 AM: Sip green tea while admiring the Pai Yun Lai Viewpoint
  • 9:30 AM: Learn about the Yunnan culture at the historical Santichon Chinese Village
  • 10:30 AM: Depart from Pai
  • 1:30 PM: Enjoy a scenic lunch at an orchid farm
  • 3:00 PM: Snuggle with tigers at the Tiger Kingdom (optional)
  • 5:00 PM: Arrive at your hotel in Chiang Mai

Day 6

  • 8:00 AM: Meet your guide in the hotel lobby
  • 9:00 AM: Visit the important temples of Wat Chedi Luang and Wat Phra Singh
  • 11:00 AM: Explore the lively Warorot Market
  • Transfer to your hotel in Chiang Mai or the Chiang Mai International Airport

Tour Includes

  • Private English-speaking tour guide (please inquire about other language guides)
  • Pickup from and drop-off to your hotel or guesthouse
  • Transportation via private vehicle with air conditioning and driver
  • Meals as mentioned in the program
  • All entrance fees (excluding tour add-ons)
  • Drinking water
  • Travel accident insurance

Tour Excludes

  • Meals not mentioned in the program
  • Personal expenses (snacks, laundry, souvenirs)
  • Tipping personnel
  • Hotel accommodations **If you need help booking a hotel for your stay, please let us know

What to Bring

  • Walking shoes
  • Any comfortable hot-weather clothing
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Sunscreen and insect repellant
  • An overnight bag with sleepwear and several changes of clothing
  • A raincoat or umbrella (during the rainy season of June, July, and August)
  • Personal toiletries
  • Any prescription medication you require such as an asthma inhaler or EpiPen
  • Camera (optional)

Additional Informations

  • If you have any dietary restrictions or allergies, please inform your tour guide. We can serve vegetarian food upon request.

Pick Up and Drop Off

Complimentary pickup and drop-off is included for hotels and guesthouses.

Cancellation Policy

Learn more about our cancellation policy.

Private Tour Price