An Insider's Thailand

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Run by: Selective Asia

Reference number: An Insider's Thailand

From: £1569.00

Thailand’s far north is unquestionably the country’s most unspoilt region and this 12 day itinerary follows a loop around the northern provinces, away from the well-worn trail and deep into this scenically stunning and culturally diverse area.

In addition to the well-known northern cities of Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, you’ll stop at the much smaller towns of Fang and Chiang Kham, close to the Myanmar and Laos borders respectively, where foreign visitors are still somewhat of a novelty. You’ll meet remote minority tribes and trek deep into unspoilt national parks; visit ancient temples, get up close to Asian elephants and generally be wowed by the natural beauty of the north.

Itinerary Overview:

Day 1 - arrive Chiang Mai

Day 2 - Chiang Mai, Cycle Tour, Wiang Khum Kham & Ban Tawai

Day 3 - Chiang Mai

Day 4 - Chiang Mai, Chiang Dai Caves, Doi Pha Hom Pok Hot Springs, Fang

Day 5 - Fang, Doi Pu Muen Village explorer

Day 6 - Fang, Tha Ton, Longtail Boat Cruise, Baan Dam, Chiang Rai

Day 7 - Chiang Rai, Doi Tung Development Project, Golden Triangle, Chiang Saen

Day 8 - Chiang Rai, Elephant Valley Project

Day 9 - Chiang Rai, Chiang Kham, Countryside Cycle

Day 10 - Chiang Kham Cycling Tour

Day 11 - Chiang Kham, Phayao, Chiang Rai

Day 12 - depart Chiang Rai

As with all our holidays, we have created lots of free time for you to enjoy as you please. If you would prefer a more ‘complete’ travel programme, we will be happy to oblige. We can also tailor this holiday to meet your exact needs - your holiday, your way.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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