Half Day Doi Suthep Temple and City Temples (Private Tour)

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We visit Wat Phra That Doi Suthep or Doi Suthep Temple, one of northern Thailand’s most important and beautiful temples, located near the top of Doi Suthep (Mount Suthep).  Enjoy the magnificence of the temple with its Golden Chedi glowing and spectacular views of Chiang Mai City and its surroundings. A must visit! Then, drive down to Chiang Mai city to Chedi Luang Temple, Temple of the big stupa, which was built at the end of 14th century. Also on the temple grounds is the city pillar (Lak Mueang) of Chiang Mai, named Sao Inthakin. Finally, we visit Pantao Temple which is the teak Lanna viharn. It is constructed of moulded teak panels and supported by giant teak pillars. Inside the temple contains temple bells, ceramics, wooden Buddha & manuscripts. 
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Doi SuthepOne of northern Thailand’s most important and beautiful temples, located near the top of Doi Suthep (Mount Suthep). It is place of worship, dates back to the year 1373 when the first Chedi was built. It is an important pilgrimage spot for the devout and is sacred site to many Thai people. Visitors can take the 306 steps staircase or ride on a cable car to reach the pagodas.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Wat Chedi Luang Varavihara, Chiang MaiTemple of the big stupa, which was built at the end of 14th century. Also on the temple grounds is the city pillar (Lak Mueang) of Chiang Mai, named Sao Inthakin. It was moved to this location in 1800 by King Chao Kawila, it was originally located in Wat Sadeu Muang. He also planted three dipterocarp trees there, which are supposed to assist the city pillar to protect the town. A festival in honor of the city pillar is held every year in May and lasts 6–8 days. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Wat Pan Tao, Chiang MaiPantao Temple which is the teak Lanna viharn. It is constructed of moulded teak panels and supported by giant teak pillars. Inside the temple contains temple bells, ceramics, wooden Buddha & manuscripts. Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Private transportation by air conditioned car/minivan with licensed Driver
  • English speaking tour guide with TAT license
  • All activities as mentioned in the program
  • Bottled water
  • Travel accident insurance
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off inside city area
  • Entry/Admission - Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
  • Entry/Admission - Wat Chedi Luang Varavihara
  • Entry/Admission - Wat Pan Tao

What’s not included

  • Your personal expenses
  • All kind of alcohols & soft drinks
  • Other optional tours
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off outside city area
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