Your journey will start at your hotel where your driver will come to pick you up.
Find below the itinerary of your half day tour:
9:00 a.m.: You will start this tour by visiting Wat Chediluang in the heart of old city. It is just a stunning spot in the early morning. The sunshine brings unique light to the temples. This temple is famous for its several relics of well respected monks from recent history are. This temple was built in the 14th century but the pagoda was damaged by the big earthquake which hapenned 400 years ago. It is still 60 meters high and 44 meters wide, it is a really impressive temple!
10:00 a.m.: You will head to The Silver Temple (Wat Srisuphan), a temple covered in beautifully worked silver plates. You'll be able to walk around the corner to the community workshop where the local artisans are still carving, hammering and sculpting the pieces for the temple exteriors. Then you will continue to Wat Umong, the jungle temple, a 700 years old forest temple built into the side of a hill and consisting of several tunnels leading to very small and simple prayer areas. It's definitely off the beaten path temple, non touristic and very peaceful.
12:00 p.m.: You will stop to have lunch at a local restaurant with really tasty Thai food. Then you will continue the tour by heading to the world famous Doi Suthep Temple situated on the peak of a mountain at 3,520 feet above sea level. You will admire the great city views of Chiang Mai. Then, you will visit the famous handicraft villages (factories) outside the city where silk weaving is done and where fans and umbrellas are made. There are also silverware, lacquer ware, Ceramics, Antiques, and a jewelery factories. There is a chance for you to shop and bargain some souvenirs.
5:00 p.m.: Back in Chiang Mai and your driver will drop you off at your hotel.
*Please note that the tour includes:
- Drinking water in the car.
- English speaking tour Guide.
- A/C car or VIP luxury van.
- Pick up & Drop off at hotel in city.
- Good lunch at local restaurant.
- Entrance ticket and cable car at Doi Suthep temple.
- All entrance ticket mentioned in program.
- Friendly Guide/Driver
**Please note that the price excludes:
***Please note the following information:
-Price per extra person, from 3rd person onwards: THB 1800
-Price per extra child between 3-9 years, from 3rd person onward: THB 900
-Infant from 0-2 years old are FOC
-Please dress politely (Long pant & Long Sleeves)
****We recommend you to bring along: