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Of ancient origins, even predating those of historic Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai province is home to one of the classic tourist destinations in Thailand.
Here, a short distance to the north is the Golden Triangle, a region of rolling hills, once famous for the production of opium and heroin, now has become a vibrant tourist destination.
The trip includes a program starting early in the morning from hotel in Chiang Mai.
We arrive at Mae Chan where we will visit the tribes of the “Akha” and “Yao”. So visit the area with boat trip to Myanmar and stop in Laos, dining in the Golden Triangle.
After you will continue to Mae Sai, the border with Burma, to visit the border market where you can buy silver jewelry and local handicrafts and Burmese.
We continue in the Golden Triangle to Chiang Saen, to visit the local museum and Wat Phra Chedi Luang Dat and after the Wat Pa Sak.
Return to Chiang Rai in the late afternoon.
The Golden Triangle is the main tourist attraction of the province.
The so-called ‘Golden Triangle’ is located at Sop Ruak, a small town, which is located at the meeting point of the borders of Thailand, Burma (Myanamar) and Laos.
Located at the beautiful confluence of the Mekong and Ruak River approximately 24 kilometers north of Chiang Rai, the Golden Triangle is a very large area of 400 thousand square kilometers and years ago ‘in this area was produced 60-70 % of all opium produced in the world.
Pick up directly at your hotel in Chiang Mai.
Bath in the amazing thermals waters of Doi Pha Hom Pok
Visit at the White temple (Wat Rong Khun)
Visit Chiang Saen, ancien town (Golden Triangle)
Luch buffet thai style
Mae Sai, border with Myanmar
Visit to the BlacK Lahu and Akka hills tribes
Visit Karen people,” long necks “
Back to hotel after a nice tour
Licensed English speaking tour guide
Comfortable air-con minibus
All listed activities
Pick up and drop off at your hotel