Splendors of Siam and Hua Hin - 11 days

Package from 36250 THB

Gold - with driver

This 11-day tour offers to discover the main splendours of the "Land of Smiles". In addition to the city of Bangkok and its surroundings, you will visit Ayutthaya and Sukhothai, listed by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites. You will pass by the mythical Golden Triangle and admire the landscapes of the mountains of the north. All this without forgetting the meetings with the local populations and the discovery of their culture and traditions. At the end of the tour, a few days of rest on the beach of Hua Hin, seaside city loved by Thais. It is also in this city that the King has his summer palace. You can discover the beautiful beach or play golf.

Package from 48250 THB

Platinum - with guide

This 11-day tour offers to discover the main splendours of the "Land of Smiles". In addition to the city of Bangkok and its surroundings, you will visit Ayutthaya and Sukhothai, listed by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites. You will pass by the mythical Golden Triangle and admire the landscapes of the mountains of the north. All this without forgetting the meetings with the local populations and the discovery of their culture and traditions. At the end of the tour, a few days of rest on the beach of Hua Hin, seaside city loved by Thais. It is also in this city that the King has his summer palace. You can discover the beautiful beach or play golf.

This 11-day tour offers to discover the main splendours of the "Land of Smiles". In addition to the city of Bangkok and its surroundings, you will visit Ayutthaya and Sukhothai, listed by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites. You will pass by the mythical Golden Triangle and admire the landscapes of the mountains of the north. All this without forgetting the meetings with the local populations and the discovery of their culture and traditions. At the end of the tour, a few days of rest on the beach of Hua Hin, seaside city loved by Thais. It is also in this city that the King has his summer palace. You can discover the beautiful beach or play golf.

Total kilometers for the tour: 2.073 km and about 27h07 minutes.

Day 1 - Bangkok

 Bangkok 

Arrival in Bangkok in the morning. Welcome by the guide at the exit door number 4 of the airport (same level as the one of your arrival). Then a total change of scenery guaranteed during this day that will take you to the Grand Palace (Wat Phra Kaew) and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, protector of the city. Visit of the Wat Pho and its Reclining Buddha, the Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) and the Golden Buddha. Boat trip on the Klongs of Thonburi. Transfer to your hotel Furama Silom superior room.

Total kilometers for the day: 60 km and about 1h20 minutes.

Visit of the temples of Bangkok

This activity will make you travel through the most famous temples of Bangkok. From the Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Pho to the Wat Arun, you will be amazed by the rich architectural culture of the capital of Thailand and all its wonders.

Exploring the klongs

Mahasawat is only about 50 kms from Bangkok in Nakhon Pathom Province, near to Mahidol University’s Salaya Campus. The Province of Nakhon Pathom is criss-crossed by many canals (klongs) and irrigation ditches. Mahasawat is built along one of these canals which is the life source of the community, and for many, the only way of commuting.

Furama Silom - Superior room


Day 2 - Bangkok – Ayutthaya – Sukhothai

 Bangkok  Ayutthaya  Sukhothai 

Early departure for Ayutthaya, second historic capital of the country, city of 33 kings, whose ruins extend over 15 km² and have become a well organized archaeological park. Then head to the monkey temple. These are respected and left at liberty. Arrival in Sukhothai and check in at your hotel Charme Deluxe room. Free evening.

Total kilometers for the day: 465 km and about 5h50 minutes.

Ayutthaya

Founded 1350, Ayutthaya became the second Siamese capital after Sukhothai. It was destroyed by the Burmese in the eighteenth century. Its remains, characterized by the prang or reliquary towers and the gigantic monasteries, give an idea of its past splendor.

Lopburi

Lopburi was one of the centers of the Dvaravati culture. She then came under Khmer domination at the time of the kingdom of Lavo, and was the second capital of the Kingdom of Ayutthaya in Narai the Great (Ramathibodi III reign 1657-1688). He built a large palatial assembly, the King Narai's Palace, which is now a museum.

The Charme - Deluxe room


Day 3 - Sukhothai - Chiang Rai

 Sukhothai  Chiang Rai 

The morning will be devoted to the visit of the National Park of Sukhothai which was the first capital of Siam (1250-1350) then to visit the remains of the ancient city, temples Mahathat, Sri Sawai and Sri Chum. Your discovery of Thailand continues with the resumption of the road to the North. Visit of pineapple fields and stop at Payao lake.
Arrive in Chiang Rai, and transfer to your hotel Wiang Inn Deluxe room.

Total kilometers for the day: 440 km and about 5h50 minutes.

Sukhothai

Sukhothai was the first capital of Siam founded in 1238 and ending the Khmer kingdom of Angkor Wat. Sukhothai was listed in 1991 as a World Heritage of Humanity. It is more famous for his art than for his political achievements.

Pineapple fields & Phayao lake

Lake Phayao is the 3rd largest freshwater lake in Thailand. It is located 380m above sea level, the beginnings of the northern mountains appear at the edge of the road. It is an artificial lake of 17 km2, formed by a dam created in 1941. The lake is 1.77m deep and counts to 22 species of fish.

Wiang Inn - Deluxe room


Day 4 - Chiang Rai - Golden Triangle – Mae Sai – Chiang Mai

 Chiang Rai  Mae Sai  Chiang Mai 

In the morning, visit the white temple (Wat Rong Khun), then on to Mae Sai, border town with Burma. Visit the Golden Triangle, strategic point from which you will contemplate a unique landscape shared between Thailand, Burma and Laos. Boat trip on the Mekong in the Golden Triangle. Visit of the opium museum and the guardian Buddha of the border. Transfer to your hotel Park Superior room. Free evening.

Total kilometers for the day: 340km and about 4h50 minutes.

Wat Rong Khun

Located 13 km south of Chiang Rai, Thailand, Wat Rong Khun is commonly called the white temple. It was built by Chalermchai Kositpipat, renowned Thai artist who wanted to create a lasting tribute to Rama IX, the present King of Thailand, and also honor his hometown.

Mae Sai

Mae Sai, or locally more often, Maesai, is the northernmost city of Thailand. It is mainly a stepping stone for visits to Myanmar and has few attractions of its own.

Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle is in Chiang Rai Province, in the far north of Thailand. The English name comes from the meeting of Laos, Myanmar and Thailand here, but to the locals it's Sop Ruak, since this is where the Mekong meets the Ruak River. Historically the Golden Triangle has been an area well-known for the growing of opium, and the name comes from a US State Department memo on the practice.

Boat on the Mekong

Travel on the Mekong, the most famous river, which take its source in China, sticks to the border between Thailand and Laos, cross Cambodia and finish in Vietnam. Your trip will be aboard a typical boat of 4 people.

The Opium Museum

The Golden Triangle used to be infamous as one of the largest producers of opium. Various Thai organizations led by the Royal Project and Doi Tung Development Project, have spent decades battling this trade. As part of this campaign, the Hall of Opium was built to educate people about the dangers of the drug through an entertaining exhibition which traces opium’s history from its first use 5,000 years ago to current issues of drug abuse and addiction.

The Park - Superior room


Day 5 - Chiang Mai – Doi Suthep - Handicraft

 Chiang Mai 

Tour to Doï Suthep, situated at an altitude of 1000 meters, from which you will enjoy a spectacular view of the countryside around Chiang Mai underneath. 290 steps will lead you to the monastery. During your visit of the local handicraft industries you will discover the age-old techniques for hand-painting paper umbrellas and manufacturing silk, silverware and lacquer ware.Transfer to your hotel.

Total kilometers for the day: 40 and about 60 Minutes

Doi Suthep

The Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is a Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai province, Thailand. It is often referred to as Doi Suthep although this is actually the name of the mountain on which it is located. Located 13 kilometers north of the city of Chiang Mai, it is a sacred site for the Thais. From the temple, you will have an impressive view of the city of Chiang Mai.

The Park - Superior room


Day 6 - Chiang Mai – Safari - Bangkok

 Chiang Mai  Bangkok 

Morning departure for the Safari: ride on elephants and finally rafting. Around 04pm departure to Bangkok in sleeper train

Total kilometers for the day: 60 and about 1.20 Minutes

Trip on the back of an elephant

Enjoy a safari trip on the back of an elephant. Thailand is the most famous place to meet the asian species. More little than his big brother from Africa, the elephant of Asia used to help humans during hard work in the jungle. At now, human protect them through several elephant camps.

Day 7 - Bangkok - Dammoen Saduak -Kanchanaburi

 Bangkok  Kanchanaburi 

Departure for Dammoen Saduak, colorful floating market (about 90 km from Bangkok). Continue to Kanchanaburi and visit the impressive World War II military cemetery next to the famous Kwai River Bridge. Visit the Jeath Museum. Overnight at your hotel Felix River Kwai Superior room garden.

Total kilometers for the day: 180 km and about 2h30 minutes.

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

The most famous of the floating markets of Bangkok is Damnoen Saduak, about 100 kilometers southwest of Bangkok. This buzzing market is at its best in the early morning before the crowds arrive and the heat of the day builds up.

The JEATH War Museum

JEATH stands for Japan, England, America, Australia, Thailand and Holland, representing the nationalities of the prisoners of war (POW's) who were forced to work on the construction of the famous "Bridge On The River Kwai". The museum is on the bank of the River, inside Wat Chai Chumphon temple, and displays graphic images of the terrible conditions inflicted on the many young men that died and the many that survived to tell the story.

Felix River Kwai - Superior room garden


Day 8 - Kanchanaburi - Hua Hin

 Kanchanaburi  Hua Hin 

Visit Erawan National Park, continue to Hua Hin. Transfer to the hotel White Sand Deluxe room.

Total kilometers for the day: 258 km and about 3h37 minutes.

Erawan Waterfalls

Founded in 1975 as Thailands 12th National Park, it is covering an area of km². Located on West Thailand in the Tenasserim Hills of Kanchanaburi Province, it is one of the most famous national parks in Thailand. The major attraction of the park is Erawan Falls with emerald green ponds, named after the three-headed white elephant of Hindu mythology.

White Sand - Deluxe room


Day 9 - Hua Hin

 Hua Hin 

Free day

White Sand - Deluxe room


Day 10 - Hua Hin

 Hua Hin 

Free day

White Sand - Deluxe room


Day 11 - Hua Hin - Bangkok

 Hua Hin  Bangkok 

Transfer to Bangkok airport of Bangkok and correspondence with the international return flight.

Total kilometers for the day: 230 and about 2.50 Minutes