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3-Day Chiang Mai and Golden Triangle Adventure
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Experience the charm of Thailand’s north on this journey to the renowned Golden Triangle. Take in the rich history, scenic beauty, and melting pot of cultures and cuisines on this 2-night adventure.
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Day 1: Chiang Mai - Doi Mae Salong
Set off in the morning by road to the Golden Triangle region. Stop along the way at an elephant camp and see these gentle giants take a morning bath and demonstrate how they were trained to haul timber in the forest. Take a ride on the backs of these majestic animals for an unforgettable jungle experience. Continue on to Thaton for an included lunch overlooking the Mae Kok River. The end point of today's journey is at the charming, small town of Doi Mae Salong—reminiscent of a small Southern Chinese village. The region is famous for its Chinese tea traders and you can enjoy a cup of tea in a traditional Chinese tea house overlooking the mountains. In the late afternoon there is time to explore the local markets, full of produce and crafts made by hilltribe people.
Overnight accommodation in Mae Salong Hotel is included

Day 2: Golden Triangle
After an included breakfast, stop near the Burmese border at Mae Sai—the northernmost town in Thailand. A well-known trading post, find Burmese lacquerware, gems, jade and other goods from Laos and Burma for sale along the main street. Continue to the region known as the Golden Triangle, where the borders of Thailand, Burma and Laos meet. Enjoy and included lunch overlooking the mighty Mekong River, and then visit the fascinating Opium museum.

After, climb onboard a longtail boat and travel on the Khong River to the old city of Chiang Saen—the ancient capital of the Lanna Kingdom. On the way there is a chance to step foot in Laos; this stopping point is famous for the local rice whiskey sold from distilleries on the banks of river. Your overnight stop will be in the Golden Triangle region.
Overnight accommodation is included

Day 3: Chiang Mai
Depart for Chiang Mai, stopping on the way at Wat Rong Kun (white temple), and Mae Ka Chan hot spring. Here you have the option of taking a swim, a foot massage, or you can even try quail eggs cooked in the hot springs. Your Golden Triangle adventures ends back in Chiang Mai. Breakfast and lunch are included.

Inclusions :
  • Guided Chiang Mai and Golden Triangle Adventures
  • 2 night accommodation
  • Meals where listed above
  • Roundtrip transportation
  • Admissions

3 days / 2 nights


Departure time and location:
Approximately 8 AM; from Chiang Mai hotels

Return time and location:
Approximately 5 PM; to Chiang Mai hotels

Travelers must be six years of age or older.
Redemption instructions

After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.

Exchange your voucher for activity:
Reservation confirmation is required. Please contact Urban Adventures Thailand at least 24 hours prior to your tour date to ensure your reservation: contact information is provided on your printed voucher(s). Upon arrival at the redemption location, present your printed voucher(s) and photo ID in exchange for service.
Terms and conditions

Travelers must be six years of age or older.

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity cannot be changed or cancelled. No refunds, credits, exchanges, or cancellations of this Activity are allowed. Refunds will not be issued for unused or partially used attractions or services.