Thailand : Enchanting Cultural Experiences
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights Destinations: Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and Phuket, Thailand
Day 1: Arrival in Bangkok
Upon your arrival at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, our representative will warmly welcome you and transfer you to your hotel. Take the rest of the day to relax and settle in, exploring the hotel's amenities and enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of Thailand's capital city.
Day 2: Bangkok City Tour
After a delicious breakfast, embark on a full-day city tour of Bangkok. Visit the magnificent Grand Palace, home to the revered Emerald Buddha, and explore the intricate beauty of Wat Phra Kaew. Continue to Wat Pho, known for its massive reclining Buddha statue. Take a boat ride along the Chao Phraya River, stopping at Wat Arun, the Temple of Dawn. Explore the bustling markets and enjoy a traditional Thai lunch. In the evening, take a leisurely stroll through the vibrant streets of Bangkok and experience its vibrant nightlife.
Day 3: Ayutthaya Day Trip
Embark on a day trip to the historic city of Ayutthaya, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the ancient ruins, including Wat Mahathat and Wat Phra Si Sanphet, and learn about the rich history of this former capital of Thailand. Enjoy a scenic boat ride along the Chao Phraya River back to Bangkok and spend the evening at your leisure.
Day 4: Flight to Chiang Mai
After breakfast, fly to Chiang Mai, the cultural heart of Thailand. Upon arrival, our representative will transfer you to your hotel. Take the rest of the day to explore the city at your own pace. You can visit the renowned Doi Suthep Temple, indulge in a traditional Thai massage, or immerse yourself in the vibrant Night Bazaar.
Day 5: Chiang Mai Temples and Cultural Experience
Embark on a cultural exploration of Chiang Mai today. Visit Wat Phra Singh, known for its exquisite Lanna architecture, and explore Wat Chedi Luang, home to the famous Emerald Buddha replica. Discover the ancient art of Thai handicrafts with a visit to local workshops, where you can observe silk weaving, umbrella painting, and wood carving. Enjoy a traditional Khantoke dinner accompanied by traditional dance performances.
Day 6: Elephant Sanctuary Experience
Embark on an unforgettable experience at an ethical elephant sanctuary. Learn about these magnificent creatures, participate in their care, and observe them in their natural habitat. Feed, bathe, and interact with the elephants while promoting responsible tourism. Return to your hotel and spend the evening at leisure.
Day 7: Phuket Leisure and Beach Relaxation
After breakfast, fly to the beautiful island of Phuket. Upon arrival, our representative will transfer you to your beachfront resort. Take the rest of the day to relax and unwind, enjoying the stunning beaches and the turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea. Indulge in water sports activities, explore the nearby islands, or simply lounge on the beach.
Day 8: Departure from Phuket
After breakfast, bid farewell to the enchanting beauty of Thailand as our representative transfers you to Phuket International Airport for your departure. Take home cherished memories of the vibrant cities, rich cultural heritage, and stunning beaches of Thailand.