Buddhist Almsgiving, Temples Morning Tour in Chiang Mai

Cultural & Theme Tours in Thailand
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Tour description

Gain insight into the spiritual life of Thai Buddhists in Chiang Mai on this early morning tour with a knowledgeable private guide. Join devotees who provide morning alms to local monks, then climb the staircase to the golden pagodas of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, followed by a private blessing ceremony at the monastery of Wat Umong. Finish with a delicious northern-style noodle dish, complete with coconut milk and spices. Hotel pickup and drop-off by air-conditioned vehicle are included in your 5-hour private tour.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Doi Suthep 50200 ThailandTake a closer look at Chiang Mai’s rich traditions with an early morning tour with monksDuration: 3 hoursStop At: Wat Umong, 135 Moo 10 Suthep Subdistrict, Chiang Mai 50200 Thailandthis sacred temple contains a network of mysterious tunnels and caves. In one of these quiet corners, receive a special blessing from a local monk. Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Alms for monks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off Hotel (free pick up within the city center of Chiang Mai, for hotels located outside of the city center an additional transfer charge will be applied, you will be contacted directly for the exact amount depending on the location of your hotel)
  • Khao Soy noodle lunch
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Entry/Admission - Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
  • Entry/Admission - Wat Umong

What's not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities