Get a taste of Burmese culture with a private tour from Chiang Rai across the border to Tachileik, Myanmar (Burma). Stop for glittering temples, local food and a bustling market before returning to northern Thailand to visit the Golden Triangle. Your expert guide explains the history of this region and its former role as a global supplier of opium.
• 9 hours
This small-group day trip to Chiang Rai Province will take you to a variety of attractions such as the modern architecture of the White Temple (Wat Rong Khun) and the ancient city ruins of Chiang Saen. Ride a long-tail boat on the Khong River and see the Golden Triangle from a viewpoint. Lunch is included in addition to round-trip hotel transport from Chiang Mai.
• 12 hours
Start your full-day privately guided excursion to Mae Chan to visit the Yao and the Akha hilltribe villages from Chiang Rai. Your private guide offers you greater flexibility and a more exclusive experience. Drive on to Mae Sai, the farthermost northern border between Thailand and Burma, with its bustling market place. Buffet lunch is served.
• 8 hours
Explore the highlights of northern Thailand on a day trip from Chiang Rai to the Golden Triangle, Mekong River and Chiang Khong. You'll admire ancient temple ruins in Chiang Saen, cruise down the Mekong River on a small boat, and take in the scenic tripoint border area of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar. Feast on an authentic Thai lunch, and complete your day with a visit to a Hmong village. This tour is limited to six people to ensure you enjoy a small-group experience with a guide in culture-rich northern Thailand.
• 8 hours
Discover the highlights of Chiang Rai’s culture and history on this daylong private tour with a professional guide. Check out stunning teakwood buildings, temple artifacts and botanical gardens at Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park; see items used by Thai royalty at the Oup Kham Museum; see the artisitic modern Wat Rong Khun also known as the White Temple; sample delicious northern Thai food at a local restaurant and check out the bountiful offerings at the central market. You’ll gain insight into northern Thailand’s rich culture as you get to know this fascinating city!
• 9 hours
See the highlights of the Golden Triangle with an expert guide on a private half-day tour from Chiang Rai. Check out the scenic tripoint border area of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar, then stop at the Hall of Opium museum and take a boat ride on the Mekong River. You'll learn about the history of the region and its notoriety in the world's opium trade, both past and present, as you explore with your guide on this morning or afternoon tour.
• 4 hours
Travel with a private guide from Chiang Rai to the Golden Triangle region, visiting hill tribe villages and historical towns before crossing the border into Laos via the Fourth Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge, which spans the Mekong River. Enjoy great photo ops at the tripoint border where Thailand, Laos and Myanmar meet, see 13th-century Lanna ruins in Chiang Saen, stop for a Thai lunch in Chiang Khong, and visit a village and market in Laos. With the assistance of your private guide, you’re sure to enjoy a fascinating day out.
• 11 hours
On this private day trip from Chiang Rai, drive with a personal guide to Doi Mae Salong mountain to visit Akha, Yao, and Lisu hilltribe villages. You'll visit a 'fish cave' and Mae Sai, the northernmost point of Thailand located on the Thai-Myanmar border. On the way back, stop by a Jade factory and local market before returning to your hotel. You'll have lunch at a local restaurant if the full-day option is selected.
• 8 hours
Trek through national forest, visiting remote Akha, Lahu, and Karen hill-tribe villages, relax and refresh yourselves at a local waterfall before learning about traditional weaving techniques. You will also learn how to cook lunch utilizing the versatility of bamboo.With the variety of tribal communities and cultures, which are located in the area, as well as the beautiful rural setting, you will be hard pressed not to fall in love with the experience.
• 7 hours
Explore Chiang Rai city notable landmarks and amazing temples by car on this full day tour. Learn more about history of Chiang Rai by visiting Ban Dachanee (Black House), White Temple, Blue Temple, Chinese Temple (aka Wat Huay Bla Gang) and Khru Kae Art Gallery. Enjoy famous tea and lie back for an hour of pampering in the form of a traditional massage. Lunch and hotel transfers is included.
• 8 hours