Revered by the Thai as the spiritual, artistic and cultural heart of their nation, the beguiling city of Chiang Mai is a terrific addition to your travels in Asia. We include your choice of deluxe or luxury hotel, chauffeured transfers, and private sightseeing with your own personal car, driver + guide.
Day 1 – Welcome to Chiang Mai, Thailand
Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be warmly greeted and chauffeured to your choice of deluxe or luxury hotel. From city center to the pastoral countryside, our hotels and resorts have been carefully selected – and there’s one to fit your personal style.
Day 2 – The Temples of Chiang Mai
Venerated as the historic and spiritual heart of Thailand, Chiang Mai offers a wealth of spectacular temples to explore. Starting with a guided exploration of the town, today’s sightseeing will also take you past colorful local markets and through pleasant residential areas to experience scenes of daily life. Ascending the forested slopes of Doi Suthep, you’ll have captivating views of Chiang Mai from the top of this 5,500-foot mountain. And here at the summit you’ll tour one of Thailand’s most venerated temples, founded centuries ago and distinguished by its towering golden Chedi. You’ll also visit Wat Suan Dok, built 700 years ago on the grounds of a royal pleasure garden, and Wat Chedi Luang, a historic temple complex in the heart of the city with impressive terraces, decorated staircases and wonderful carvings. Meals B
Day 3 - Depart Chiang Mai
After breakfast, a private transfer takes you back to the airport for your onward flight. Meals B