Bangkok, Chiang Mai & Koh Yao Noi 11D10N

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min. 2 pax in double basis

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Itinerary

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Day 1: Arrival at Bangkok airport where your tour guide is waiting for you and transfer to the hotel. Free time until check-in at the hotel according to availability. Accommodation.


Day 2: After breakfast, visit three of the most unusual Buddhist temples starting with Wat Traimit. Located at the end of Chinatown, on Yaowarat Road, near Hualampong Train Station, Wat Traimit is home to the world's largest solid gold Buddha, measuring almost five meters tall with a weight of five and a half tons. Then the tour will continue to Wat Pho, the largest temple in Bangkok, the temple of the huge reclining Buddha and the Chedis of the Kings. This is located behind the Temple of the Buddha. It is one of the largest temples in the city and famous for its gigantic reclining Buddha that is 46 meters long and covered in gold. Next, you will visit the Royal Palace, which is undoubtedly the most famous monument in the city. Built in 1782, and for 150 years the home of the King of Thailand, the royal court and the administrative seat of government, the Grand Palace in Bangkok is an ancient building that continues to impress visitors with its beautiful architecture and details. Within the complex, is Wat Phra Kaew or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha (officially known as Wat Phra Sri Rattana Satsadaram), considered the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand, enshrines the image of a highly revered Buddha meticulously carved from a single block of jade. Free afternoon. Accommodation.


Day 3: Breakfast at the hotel. Free day at leisure. Accommodation.


Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel, check-out and transfer to Bangkok airport for the flight to Chiang Mai (supplement). Upon arrival in Chiang Mai Airport, meet our guide and be transfer by car to the hotel. Check-in and free at leisure at the hotel. Overnight in Chiang Mai.


Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Wat Doi Suthep, a superbly located temple, perched on top of a wooded mountain at 1000 meters high. This sacred temple offers a spectacular view of the city, as well as a great variety of images and frescoes. Then, we will descend and tour the largest market in the city, Talat Warorod, before finishing with two important temples, Wat Chedi Luang and Wat Phra Singh. Wat Phra Singh, the Temple of the Lion Buddha, is the most visited in Chiang Mai, built in 1345 and one of the most prominent examples of Lanna architecture, and house of Songkran festivities among the Buddhist religion. Then, you will visit Wat Chedi Luang, built around 600 years ago around a partially ruined Lanna-style chedi dating from 1441, believed to be one of the tallest structures in ancient Chiang Mai. Apart from these two temples, you will also visit Wat Suan Dok, which houses the remains of many generations of the Chiang Mai Royal Family. Transfer back to the hotel back to the hotel Overnight in Chiang Mai.


Day 6: Breakfast at the hotel. Meeting with your guide to leave for Patara Elephant Farm, where we will get to know these animals. We will do a training session that includes, hiking to find the elephant in the jungle, where we will learn about daily health care for elephants, pregnancy tests and caring for the mother with her babies. Learn about elephant skin care and bathe it in the river. We will make a trip on the back of the elephant to a waterfall, where we will have a picnic lunch and refresh ourselves. When finished, return to the farm for the elephant feeding time. Return to the hotel. Overnight in Chiang Mai.


Day 7: Breakfast at the hotel, check-out and transfer to Chiang Mai airport for the flight to Phuket (supplement). Upon arrival at Phuket Airport, meet the hotel representative for a private transfer to the pier in Phuket. Embark on a private boat to the accommodation on Koh Yao Noi. Check-in and spend the rest of the afternoon free at leisure in the hotel. Overnight on Koh Yao Noi.


Day 8: Breakfast at the hotel. Free day at leisure. Accommodation.


Day 9: Breakfast at the hotel. Free day at leisure. Accommodation.


Day 10: Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport to take the flight to your next destination.