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13 Days of Thailand Splendor (ABT13)

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Guaranteed departure for a minimum of 6 travelers or as specified in tour details.  Please consult with our travel agent for groups of less than 6. 

 

 

13 Days
Availability : September to December
Bangkok
Bali
Min Age : 2+
Max People : 28

Premier Thailand Tours

Southeast Asia is full of beautiful, tropical, diverse cultures with so much to offer travelers in terms of scenic vistas and unique cuisine.  Thailand is like nowhere else on earth, so let China Tour show you what makes this country so special.

Speak with one of our agents by calling (888) 878-1777 to get answers to any questions you might have, or fill out a contact form and let us know how we can create an amazing tour package for you!

 

Tour Details

Services Included:
1. Admission fees: to scenic spots as listed in the itinerary.
2. Meals: all meals as specified in the itinerary.
3. Tour guides: excellent private English-speaking guide.
4. Transfers: land transfer with drivers as specified.
5. The domestic flights in Thailand and Indonesia.
6. Accommodations: hotels/cruises based on double/single occupancy as specified.
7. Government taxes & fees.
8. Arrangement: planning, handling, operational and communication charges.

Services Excluded:
1. International flights from the US/Canada to Bangkok to US/Canada, as well as transportation to/from the above city (For Land Only).
2. Entry visa fees (if applicable);
3. Gratuities to guides & drivers: Suggested $10/ Person/ Day.
4. Our tour package does not include Travel Insurance. We recommend that you purchase Travel Insurance to help protect you and your trip investment.

Accommodations:
Well Hotel Sukhumvit 20
Wiang Inn Chiang Rai
Mercure Chiang Mai
The Nature Phuket

Dates & Rates

Departure Dates

  • Dec 9 2019
  • Mar 9 2020
  • Apr 20 2020
  • May 18 2020

LAND ONLY (NO INTL AIR)

  • $1699
  • $1699
  • $1699
  • $1699

AIR-INCLUSIVE (FROM LAX)

  • $2499
  • $2499
  • $2499
  • $2499

AIR-INCLUSIVE (FROM JFK)

  • $2699
  • $2699
  • $2699
  • $2699

Single Room Supplement

  • $690
  • $690
  • $690
  • $690
Guaranteed Departure for minimum 10 passengers.

This tour package is designed as a small group but still has a minimum group size requirement. Chinatour.com will refund the full payment to customers if they can not change to the other available dates when the group size does not reach the minimum requirement.

Remarks:

1) Rates are in U.S. funds, per person, based on double occupancy. Tour cost includes fuel surcharge. U.S. and China air taxes & fees (include 9/11 security fee) are listed clearly for your note. Please note airline fuel surcharge, U.S. and China air taxes & fees are beyond our control and therefore subject to change without prior notice.

2) Air transportation in conjunction with land tours, based on the applicable airfares on participating carriers, subject to the rules and regulations of the class,fare and service of the individual airlines. Due to special contracted net agreements, supplements or credits for air deviations may NOT be equal to published airfare differentials.

3) Transpacific Airfare are subject to change and any increase in airfare is not included in the tour fare. Depending on airfare class differences, the airfare may be non-refundable and subject to full cancellation penalties.

4) Air seats are limited, add-on airfares are subject to change until ticket issued. For add-ons from specific US domestic cities, please contact our agent.

5) Tour extensions may not include weekend surcharge. ChinaTour.com endeavors to follow the itineraries precisely: however, if flights are not available at the scheduled time, ChinaTour.com reserves the right to modify the air and land arrangements from smooth operation of the tour.

6) All prices listed above are per person in U. S. dollars based on double occupancy. If three adults need to share one room and the third person asking for extra bed, the third person’s price will be the same as others.

7) Children 11 years and under who share a room with two adults and do not ask for an extra bed will be charged the listed child fare or 75% of the regular adult price; if they need an extra bed in the same room with two adults, the cost will be 90% of the regular adult price. Children 12 and older will be charged at the regular adult price.

8) Early depart or late return is allowed, the ticket change fee is $50 per person each time, in addition to airlines surcharge for different air class and weekend if necessary.

9) Please contact agent for your preferred airline, additional cost may apply. Additional baggage charges may apply.

Itinerary

Day 1Hometown - Bangkok, Thailand

Board an international flight bound for Bangkok, eager to begin our Asia vacation. Spend the night aboard as our flight crosses the International Date Line.

Day 2Arrive in Bangkok, Thailand

Sawadikap!
Welcome to Bangkok, the capital city of Thailand!

Up on Arrival, greeted by our local tour guide at the airport and transfer to your luxury hotel. Time to rest, relax and acclimate to your new time zone.

Hotel: Well Hotel Sukhumvit 20

Day 3 Bangkok (Breakfast)

Bangkok is one of the world’s top tourist destinations, steeped in ancient Buddhist traditions and culture.

After breakfast, make your way to the Grand Palace, a “must see” for every visitor to Bangkok. Located close to the banks of the Chao Phraya River (The River of Kings) the Grand Palace is the perfect example of an ancient Siamese court. Within the compound is the Temple of The Emerald Buddha (Wat Pra Kaew) which houses Thailand most precious image of the Lord Buddha. The Emerald Buddha is believed to have supernatural powers and is dressed in robes according to the season by the King of Thailand himself.
Important: Please note that for visiting the Grand Palace you will be required to wear proper attire (no bare shoulder bare knees or strapless-heel shoes). Shoes must be removed before entering all temple buildings as a matter of respect. Return to your hotel and the rest of the day is free on your own.

Optional Evening Program: Asiatique Riverfront Night Market plus Thai Dinner and Classical Dance Show. ($39/person, minimum 2 to operate)

Hotel: Well Hotel Sukhumvit 20

Day 4Bangkok (Breakfast, Lunch)

Full Day Tour today: Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, ride the speed boat along the canal to the colorful Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, observe how the ancient trading of wares is conducted between hundreds of local farmers and villagers aboard with fully loaded of all kinds of products including fruits, vegetables, dry goods, and freshly cooked food on the small Sampan boats. Continue to Kanchanaburi and visit War Cemetery, resting-place for over 6,000 Allied prisoners and an opportunity to take a short train ride across the bridge on the Kwai River. During WW II, Japan constructed the meter-gauge railway line from Ban Pong, Thailand to Thanbyuzayat Burma. The line passing through the scenic Three Pagodas Pass runs for 258 miles. This is now known as the Death Railway. The construction was done using Prisoners of War (POWs) and Asian slave laborers in October 1942 and was completed in a year. Due to the difficult terrain, thousands of laborers lost their lives. After lunch at local restaurant, we continue our trip to the Hellfire Pass, which is the name of a railway cutting on the former Burma Railway in Thailand built with forced labor during the Second World War, in part by Allied prisoners of war. Head to Bangkok in the evening.

Hotel: Well Hotel Sukhumvit 20

Day 5Bangkok (Breakfast)

Today is free on your own.

Or join the optional tour to Thailand’s former capital city Ayutthaya & Cruise with Lunch. ($99/person, minimum 2 to operate)

(In the morning, leave Bangkok for Ayutthaya, the ancient Siamese capital. Today, Ayutthaya hosts some of Thailand’s most important historical landmarks and is part of the UNESCO World Heritage. The magnitude and number of the ancient temple ruins speaks of the former greatness of the city. You will visit some of the most interesting temples and nearby Bang-Pa-In. The Bang-Pa-In Summer Palace of King Rama V consists of buildings in Gothic, Renaissance, Chinese and Thai architecture. Cruise back to Bangkok along the Chao Phraya River aboard a river cruiser. En route you can observe the scenic river life as you enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. Return to your hotel in the late afternoon).

Hotel: Well Hotel Sukhumvit 20

Day 6Bangkok - Chiang Rai (Breakfast)

Board on a short flight to Chiang Rai. Up on arrival, transfer from Chiang Rai airport to hotel.
Your city tour starts from the hotel to Chiang Rai city visit the King Mengrai Monument; the great king who was builds Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai. Then visit Wat PhraKaew where The Emerald Buddha image of Bangkok, was formerly housed in 1434 A.D.
Chiang Rai City remains a sleepy provincial town with a pleasant atmosphere, it has relaxed and down-to-earth feel but is never short on historical and cultural attractions of its own. Founded in 1262 as the capital of the Mengrai Dynasty, after Chiang Saen, today the city retains a strong Lanna identity, mostly through its impressive collection of temples, art, language, cuisine and music. The city also offers little diversity when it comes to nightlife, entertainment and shopping, and most of these are concentrated in the area around the Clock Tower.

Hotel: Wiang Inn Chiang Rai

Day 7Chiang Rai (Breakfast)

Start your full day excursion to Mae Chan to visit tea plantation. Continue on to the Golden Triangle area where the mighty Mae Khong River joining the Ruak River and forming the triangle with the borders of Thailand, Burma, and Laos convene. Visit Hall of Opium Museum. Then continue on to the old city of Chiang Saen (A.D.1260) on the steep banks of Mae Khong River opposite to Laos, to witness some magnificent ancient ruins and temples. Overnight in Chiang Rai.

Hotel: Wiang Inn Chiang Rai

Day 8Chiang Rai - Chiang Mai (Breakfast)

After breakfast drive from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai. In the afternoon, visit Wat RongKhun, the white temple. Wat Rong Khun is a unique temple that stands out through the white color and the use of pieces of glass in the plaster, sparkling in the sun. The white color signifies the purity of the Buddha, while the glass symbolizes the Buddha’s wisdom and the Dhamma, the Buddhist teachings. And then make your way to Hot Spring Baan Pong Nam Ron, Pong Nam Ron village is known for hot spring as the name of village“Nam Ron” means “Hot Water”. Guests can relax in the local mineral hot spring pond. This is a quiet place to relax with calm and clear weather.

Hotel: Mercure Chiang Mai

Day 9Chiang Mai (Breakfast)

Morning at leisure
In the afternoon, you will explore around the famous city for an up-close and personal look at some of its most notable temples, as well as stops at its old city walls, gates and moat. Highlight of this trip include Wat Phra Sing home of the beautiful Lai Kham chapel with its exquisite woodcarving and northern style murals; Wat Chedi Luang and its enormous Pagoda (which was partially destroyed by an earthquake in 1545); and the famous landmark of Chiang Mai – the mountain temple Wat Doi Suthep, which is situated on a hill, 1050 m high. On clear days, you will enjoy a fantastic view over the town and the province.

Optional Tour: Half Day Maewang Elephant Conservation ($159/person, minimum 2 to operate)
Our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel. Depart from Chiang Mai by local truck at 08.30 am. On the way from Chiang Mai to the camp, you can enjoy the views of villages, temples, beautiful scenery of mountain and farms around Chiang Mai countryside.
Arriving at Maewang Elephant Conservation with warm hospitality from our Karen staff. Welcome to our main lodge for relaxation and change into your mahout’s outfit.
Start briefing by our staff about the elephants, background information, general instruction and question of elephant. Meet and introduction to your elephants and mahouts. Feed some food and herbs to your elephant, learn about the elephant’s habit and their daily routine. Training in basic mahout course with easy commands and get along with elephant by walking to the beautiful trail in the forest with them for about 1 hour. Take them to find the grasses and sugarcane around the forest which is the favourite food for them. Enjoy harvesting elephant foods from organic garden like cutting grasses, banana, sugarcane, and many more which depends on the season.
Play in and enjoy the mud spa with your own elephant, bathe with elephant. Then finish and say goodbye to your elephant. Picnic Lunch will be served at Elephant Camp.

Things to bring: Hat, Sunscreen, Sandals/Flip Flops, Clothes for change as you may get muddy or wet (swimming suit), Towel, Shoes for walking, Bug Repellent, Camera.

Hotel: Mercure Chiang Mai

Day 10Chiang Mai - Phuket (Breakfast)

By vehicle from Chiang Mai Hotel (In Town) to Chiang Mai Airport, board the flight to Phuket, the largest and most popular island, nestled in the southwestern coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea, this exotic destination boasts stunning landscapes of sandy white beaches and endless turquoise waters. The island’s coastlines, filled with lush foliage, offer a variety of water sports, restaurants and bars to suit any traveler’s tastes. After arrival, we will be transferred to hotel for checking in. Afternoon city tour includes most famous lookout point on the island – Promthep Cape and the old Sino-Portuguese Shophouses of Phuket around Thalang road, the beautiful architecture along these roads will take you back to the charm of a century ago. Additionally, you will not be disappointed as stops at local gemstone and cashew nut factories are also on the agenda.

Hotel: The Nature Phuket

Day 11Phuket (Breakfast)

Spend the day to explore on your own, you can enjoy the sun and the beautiful beach.

Optional Tour: Phi Phi Island with lunch by speedboat ($129/person, minimum 2 to operate)
A full day excursion to the beautiful scenery at Phi Phi Island with lunch. Depart from the pier by speedboat to Kho Phi Phi Island, sightseeing includes discovering the tropical landscape of Maya Bay, Loh Samah Bay, Pi Leh Cove, Viking Cave, Camel Rock, Monkey Beach, and Khai Island. Lunch at a local restaurant. Spend the rest of the day swimming, sunbathing or just relaxing at the beach before transferring back to the hotel.

Hotel: The Nature Phuket

Day 12 Phuket (Breakfast)

A free leisure day at white sandy beach or join optional tour to a “must see” destination – Phang Nga Bay and James Bond Island with lunch.

Optional Tour: Phang Nga Bay & Khai Island by Speed Boat ($129/person, minimum 2 to operate)
Pick up from your hotel. Depart from pier at Royal Phuket Marina. Arrive at Phang Nga Bay and pass.
Panak and Hong Island. At Koh Hong we will explore by canoes. Visit Koh Tapu, known as James Bond Island. Then go to through Mangrove swamp and pass Tham Lod Noi and Lod Yai. Lunch at Koh Panyi, a Muslim village built on pillars. Depart to Khai Nai Island Relax, snorkel and sunbathing at Koh Khai Nai. Return to our pier at Royal Phuket Marina and transfer back to your hotel.

Hotel: The Nature Phuket

Day 13Phuket - LAX (Breakfast)

Bid farewell to Thailand and board the return flight back to your hometown today in the early morning.

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