Half-Day Temples And City Private Tour Of Chiang Rai

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Hotels in Chiang Rai or Golden Triangle (if option selected at time of booking)
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Chiang Rai Province in northern Thailand, is home to the small delightful city of Chiang Rai. This half day tour, with private return hotel transfers, will show you the most historic temples, in and around the city.

Highlights

  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • All entrance fees included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small group ensures personal service

Know More about this tour

Visit the main market area and Wat Phra Kaew Chiang Rai, where the famous Emerald Buddha (now in Bangkok) was found in A.D. 1434. Then visit one of Chiang Rais oldest temples, the Wat Phra Singh which was built in 1385, a little over a century after the city of Chiang Rai was founded by King Mengrai in 1262 and its oldest surviving original buildings are typical northern Thaistyle wooden structures with low, sweeping roofs. Continue to a private museum called Oub Kham (Golden Bowl), named after the museum's most valuable masterpiece used in important royal rituals. The museum also displays rare clothing, silver, textiles and other artifacts from northern Thai nobility, including pieces from Burma, Vietnam and China. Lastly, visit Wat rong khun, also called The white temple; inside it contains murals and paintings of the Buddha image and painted enamel ceramic floor. The outside is created with lime sculpture Thai designs decorated with small pieces of mirror that make the building sparkle and shine under the sunlight.

Inclusions

  • Quality transportation
  • English speaking guide (other language of guide is available on request)
  • Porterage, entrance fees and meals as specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Chiang Rai hotels only)

Exclusions

  • Other services than mentioned
  • Personal expenses and gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Program is subject to change due to local condition