Golden Triangle and Hill Tribes
Discover the Golden Triangle & Hill Tribes
Chiang Mai - Palong Village (L/D)
Depart Chiang Mai in the early morning by 4-wheel drive vehicle to Orchid Farm and a working elephant camp. After the elephant show, take an elephant ride through the jungle followed by an ox-cart. Proceed to the river to take an exciting bamboo rafting adventure. A local lunch will be enjoyed before continuing by road to the Palong Hill Tribe Village. Dinner will be taken at the village followed by traditional dance and song presentations. Accommodation in a simple bamboo cottage.
Hilltribes - Doi Mae Salong - Chiang Rai (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the village. Drive by 4-wheel drive to Chiang Dao Cave. Lunch. Visit various hill tribes i.e. Lisu and Akha, before driving to Doi Mae Salong to see the Chinese refugee village. Arrival in Chiang Rai in the late afternoon and transfer to the hotel. Dinner in the hotel.
Doi Tung - Mae Sai - Golden Triangle - Chiang Rai (B/L)
Breakfast in the hotel. Visit the beautiful King’s Mother Garden, then proceed to Mae Sai which is the northern-most part of Thailand. Visit the infamous Golden Triangle where the borders of Thailand, Laos and Buma meet. Take a boat ride along the Mekong River to ancient Chiang Saen. Enjoy lunch before transfer to Chiang Rai Airport.
B = Breakfast L = Lunch D = Dinner