Seeing Chiang Rai's 'must-see' sites in a day
Panoramic landscapes over magnificent Mekong River
The natural Mae Khajan Hot Springs
Optional boat ride across the Mae Khong River
The famous 'Triangle' of Thailand, Laos and Myanmar
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided tour of Chiang Rai, Mae Khajan Hot Springs and Golden Triangle area
Visit to Thailand most northern point
Lunch at local restaurant
Return transport from/to Chiang Mai hotels
Service charge (optional)
Boat ride across the Mae Khong River
What you can expect
Experience historic Chiang Rai on this official tour. Visit the sacred White and Black Temples. Learn about the local culture and visit the Golden Triangle.
An early morning 3-hour drive through beautiful scenery to Chiang Rai, with a brief stop at the Hot Springs at Maekajan for a break and some fresh air.
Next stop will be made at Wat Rongkhun (White Chapel), a unique temple, designed by Thailand most prominent artist, Mr. Chalermchai Kositpipat.
Followed by visit to the Black House, Covering over 100 rai, it comprises more than 25 buildings of pure and applied northern architectural styles. Belonging to the Thai National Visual Artist Thawan Duchanee, Baandam Museum exhibits folk art of local artists from the past to the present together with a large collection of rare folk appliances from the old days.
Lunch will be provided at a local restaurant, before continue to the Golden Triangle area. There are magnificent views over the Mekong River here. This is where there is the triangle made by Burma, Laos and Thailand comes together at the confluence of the Ruak and Mekong rivers. For a small fee, you can also enjoy the boat ride to view the splendour of mighty Mae Khong River.
Afterwards, return back to Chiang Mai.