Day 1 - Canada-Bangkok
Fly over night to Bangkok
Day 2 - Bangkok
Touch down in Bangkok, Thailand's capital city. Upon arrival, you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel.
Day 3 - Bangkok (B)
Bangkok radiates modernity with a deep root in Buddhist tradition. After breakfast, explore the city starting with the Reclining Buddha, a signature sight representing Buddhism. Take a stroll by China town, and visit the largest local wholesale flower market at Paklong Talat. In the afternoon, take a boat ride along the Chao Phaya River and Canals by a local speed boat. Visit Wat Arun, the Temple of Dawn, one of Thailand's best known landmarks built in the 17th century by King Taksin. Spend your evening at leisure, or enjoy an optional Thai dinner(US$45) while watching classical dance at the Silom Village Restaurant.
Day 4 - Bangkok (B)
Enjoy the day at leisure or join our optional Bangkok Day Tour & Boat Ride along the River of the King(US$60). During this optional tour we visit the Grand Palace and the Emerald Buddha Temple, regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in Thailand, the emerald Buddha housed in the temple is a potent religio-political symbol and the palladium of Thai society. Explore the city on your own this afternoon, or watch an optional Siam Niramit Light & Sound Show(US$65), a world class showcase of Thai culture with incredible visual effects, followed by a classic Thai dinner.
Day 5 - Bangkok-Ching Mai(B)
This morning, visit the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market with a boat trip along the small canal. You will have some free time to browse through the vendors. Fly to Chiang Mai in the afternoon.
Day 6 - Chiang Mai (B)
Enjoy the free morning at your own leisure or join the Elephant Kingdom Tour with lunch (US$60). Here, see elephants bathing in the running streams, attend a lecture on the Thai Elephant, and learn how the mahout train and command these majestic animals. You may also be able to give the elephants bananas and sugar cane, two of their favorite treats. Travel to an Orchid & Butterfly farm in the north of Mae Rim area and savor a buffet style lunch. In the afternoon, Drive to Mae Rim district to visit a hill-tribe village at Baan Tong Luang. Pay a visit to the Karen, Lahu Shibala and Palong hill-tribes which originated from Tibet. Visit also the Long Neck hill-tribe: join them, admire their colourful costumes and experience their way of life. You will be able to observe the brass rings women wear around their necks as a tribal sign of their individual identity.
Day 7 -Chiang Mai(B)
This tour features a scenic drive through the most historic areas of Chiang Mai, and includes a pass through the old city walls, city gates and moat. We will then drive around Chiang Mai’s popular areas, pass a local market, some foreign consulates and government buildings, drive by ‘Tapae Gate’ before continuing to the acclaimed temple Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep. The temple is home to a holy relic of the Lord Buddha and considered by many to be the most sacred Wat in northern Thailand. Drive back down to the city centre to visit Wat Suan Dok. It houses several white Chedis, all containing the ashes of Chiang Mai’s former Royal family, and features one of the most famous Monk Schools in the whole locality of Chiang Mai. After this visit, we will take you to Meo Pui village, where you can meet a friendly community known for its unique culture and colourful costumes.
DAY 8 Chiang Mai (B)
Enjoy your free day to explore Chiang Mai at your own leisure, or you may join in the optional Prepare delicious Thai fare at Thai Cooking School (USD 55), offering first-class cooking facilities in a stunning Thai Lanna style home. Your day begins with a hotel pick-up and drive to Chiang Mai’s main food market where the locals shop every day. As you follow a professional Thai chef through the bustling market, listen to the chef’s descriptions of the array of exotic items. Then, discover the less travelled Thai-Chinese temple and the glower market before making your way to the cooking school. Back at the school, learn how to prepare 4 different dishes in an entertaining and informative lesson and enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, bottled water, and 2 Thai beers.
Day 9 Ching Mai- Phuket (B)
This morning, fly to Phuket. Thailand´s largest island of Phuket, is situated off the west coast of Thailand in the Andaman Sea. This fun island provides an unbeatable combination of perfect silky soft white palm-lined beaches, superb hospitality, along with rich and colorful history. After arrival, we will take a city tour and visit Phuket island´s highlights including Phrom Thep Cape and the century old Sino-Portuguese building at Thalang Road. Our tour ends with a stop at “Gems Discovery” where we have a chance to learn more about Phuket’s prized local product. Tonight you may join the optional Phuket Fantasea Dinner & Show (USD$86).
Day 10 - Phuket (B)
Today is yours to just relax, rejuvenate and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. There is plenty to do and much to see in Phuket, including the Aquarium, Butterfly and Orchid Gardens and the Thai Village. Or, travel by speedboat on the optional full day excursion to the magnificent Phi Phi Islands(USD$96). There’ll be time to snorkel in the crystal-clear waters, watch the fantastic colorful marine life or feed the monkeys at Monkey Beach. Enjoy swimming, sunbathing or just people-watching on the beach before returning to your hotel.
Day 11 - Phuket (B)
Full day at leisure to explore Phuket independently. Spend time in Patong, the island’s center where there is always a “happening” on its busy beach. Watch the trendsetters coming in droves to the many restaurants, boutiques and luxurious spas. Or, join the optional excursion Phang Nga Bay - James Bond Island Tour with lunch(USD$86).
Day 12 - Phuket-Canada (B)
Explore Phuket on your own today. Then transfer to the airport and fly back to your sweet home.
- International airfares
- All transportation (internal flights, cruise, coach);
- 4 Star hotel accommodation (based on double occupancy)
- Meals and featuring regional delicacies mentioned in the itinerary
- All visits and admission fees including entertainment shows mentioned in the itinerary
- English speaking guide;
Price Not Include
- Thailand Visa Application fee
- Travel insurance.
- Personal expenditures