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Full-Day Private Temples Gardens and River Cruise
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Chiang Mai
Discover the palaces, gardens, and renowned temples of Chiang Mai during this full-day highlights tour. Stuff Enjoy some of the city’s most popular sights and a buffet lunch and dinner cruise.
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Begin your day tour on Doi Sethup mountain with a trek to Doi Pui, a mountainside Hmong tribal village. Acquaint yourself with the local tribe and its culture where the villagers still wear traditional Hmong clothing and offer their locally made wares for sale.

Built in 1962, the royal family of Thailand’s winter retreat is your next stop. Known as Phuping Palace, this impressive residence is closed to the public when its owners are in town, but the fragrant rose and other gardens are well worth a wander.

Your journey then takes you to Chiang Mai’s most important Buddhist temple. Just over 300 steps lead you to one of the city’s best viewpoints—after which the temple was named. With an origin lost to legend, this 14th-century temple draws countless Buddhist pilgrims and tourists throughout the year to its towering golden stupas.

Back in town, sit down to a filling Thai- and Western-style buffet lunch before a visit to Roi An Phan Yang—an exhibition house where local artisans display their masterfully-carved wooden objets d’art. Board a horse cart or tram for a personalized tour around Wieng Kum Kan. Recently unearthed in 1984, this ancient fortified city was abandoned and forgotten over 700 years ago just before Chiang Mai became a capital city. Almost 20 temple sites have been uncovered and await your discovery.

Transfer back to your hotel for a few hours to rest and get ready for a dinner cruise along the Mai Ping River. Known as the “lifeline of the province,” this river provides an important supply of water to the surrounding farms and an intimate setting for dinner as you cruise along its quiet banks.

Inclusions :
  • Roundtrip hotel transportation
  • English-speaking guide and air-conditioned transport
  • Full-day Private “Chiang Mai Living Room Tour”
  • Drinking water and refreshments
  • Lunch
  • Dinner cruise

Duration:
Approximately 12 hours, including a 3-hour break before dinner

Departure time and location:
8:30 AM; from the lobby of your hotel

Return time and location:
9:30 PM; to the lobby of your hotel

Note:
Participation is complimentary for children younger than age 3. This tour is not recommended for women who are pregnant. Rates are based on a minimum of 2 participants; a single supplement will be charged upon arrival if only 1 participant is booking.

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:
Confirmation is required. Contact Konthaitour at least 24 hours before your trip date to ensure your reservation and to confirm pick-up time for tour selected. Upon pick up, present your voucher and photo ID in exchange for service.

Rates are based on a minimum of 2 participants; a single supplement will be charged upon arrival if only 1 participant is booking.
Terms and conditions

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to 2 days before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is the date of the Activity.