Discover as much of northern Thailand in one week as you can on this eight-day trip packed with unforgettable cultural experiences. Explore the serene UNESCO World Heritage site Ayutthaya Historical Park and enjoy dinner on a converted rice barge. Travel to a traditional village outside of Chiang Mai and visit the home of a local family. Introduce yourself to a colourful and enchanting part of the world.
Take a train over the "Bridge on the River Kwai", Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site Ayutthaya Historical Park, Take an authentic Thai cooking class with a local chef, Discuss Buddhism with the monks at the Wat Chedi Luang temple
Private bus/minivan, tuk tuk, train, boat, plane, walking.
Hotels (7 nts).
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Meet with Monks at Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Traditional Thai Home Dinner, Chiang Mai Hands-On: Cooking Class, Chiang Mai. Arrival transfer. Entrance to the Thailand-Burma Railway Centre war museum and train ride. Visit to Erawan National Park. Guided tour at Ayutthaya Historical Park. Dinner on a converted rice barge. Sunset visit to Doi Suthep monastery. Explore Bangkok and take a klong boat ride. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Day 8 Bangkok (1B)
Depart at any time.