Call us today from 09:00 - 17:30 020 8106 2403 Start Planning
Book and travel with confidence. Find out more

Discover the dramatic landscape and friendly hospitality of Northern Thailand on this 9 day suggested multi centre holiday.

Start your adventure with a few days in Chiang Mai, taking time to explore the temples and markets of the Old City and enjoy the lively bars and restaurants of Thailand's second largest city.

Climb the 306 step staircase that leads to the impressive Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, or hop on the lift and enjoy the fantastic views over Chiang Mai. 

Head to the night market to sample flavoursome local delicacies from the street food vendors and wander from stall to stall exploring the array of traditional goods such as silk scarves and organic coffee or more modern shopping items such as sunglasses and handbags. 

Next head out on our four day Hidden Wonders of the North escorted tour to explore the towns and hill tribe villages of Northern Thailand including overnight stays Mae Saring, Mae Hong Son and Pai. 

End your northern escapade with a stay in the laid back, artistic city of Chiang Rai.

Be sure to visit the spectacular Wat Rong Kun to see the iconic White Temple in person or take a meandering long-tail boat cruise along the Kok River and enjoy an evening drink overlooking the ornate clock tower to witness the nighttime light show. 


9 Days

Guide Price

£2,099 pp

Recommended For

Adventure, Culture, Iconic Journeys, Wildlife


Private or Group basis

Wat Phra Singh

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the night market in Chiang Mai
  • Visit a local hill tribe
  • Enjoy local delicacies

Start your Journey

Day 1-2

Chiang Mai

Start your Northern Thailand adventure with two nights in vibrant Chiang Mai. 

Visit the old city of Chiang Mai with its Buddhist temples such as the impressive Wat Chedi Luang and the gilded Doi Suthep Temple, overlooking the city from nearby Mt. Suthep. 

In the evening head to one of the night markets to pick up a bargain.

  • Suggested Accommodation The Anantara Chiang Mai
Day 3-5

Hidden Wonders of the North escorted tour

Hidden Wonders of the North ecorted tour

Day 1 - Leave Chiang Mai behind as you head to explore more of Northern Thailand.

Your first stop will be a visit to the Baan Muang Goong Pottery Village where you can witness the skill of the local craftsmen before moving on to the ancient city of Wiang Tha Kan. 

End your day by admiring the Op Luang National Park before heading west to Mae Sariang where you will spend the night.

Day 2 - This morning you will head over to Mae Hong Son, home to the twin Burmese-style temples of Wat Chong Kham and Wat Chong klang. Take a cruise along the Pai River to visit a local hill tribe village and in the evening catch the sunset at Wat Phra That Doi Kong Mu.

Day 3 - Continue north to Pai, stopping on the way to visit the impressive limestone cave system of Tham Lot where you can take a guided tour of this natural wonder. See the colour murals which decorate the walls of the Yunnan Cultural Village and unwind at the Tha Pai Hot Springs before spending the night in Pai. Be sure to visit the walking street to taste some of the delicous items on sale at the street food stalls.

  • Suggested Accommodation Hidden Wonders of the North
Day 6-9

Chiang Rai

Wake up early to admire the sunrise view at Wat Mae Yen before returning for breakfast at the Phu Pai Art Resort and your onward journey to Chiang Rai.

While in Chiang Rai take some time to explore the beautiful surrounding hillside area or take a cruise along the Kok River. Visit the impressive temples of Wat Rong Kun - the White Temple and Wat Rong Suea Ten - the Blue Temple, these contrasting temples are home to some spectacular art work and indeed the temples themselves truly stunning. 

  • Suggested Accommodation The Riverie

You might also like these

Take a look at these other inspiring itineraries. Our Destination Specialists would love to create something perfect for you.

a small boat in a body of water with Li River in the background

Elephant Hills And Beach Holiday

  • 11 Days
  • Guide Price £1,599 PP
A charming collection of beaches hugging the coastline, blissfully white sand and turquoise emerald waters: welcome to Khao Lak. Embrace...
View Multi Centre
Wildlife holidays
a close up of a pizza

Bangkok Chiang Mai Chiang Rai Tour

  • 11 Days
  • Guide Price £1,599 PP
Let the temples of Bangkok and Chiang Mai and the laidback charm of Chiang Rai dazzle you on this suggested...
View Multi Centre
Adventure holidays
a sunset over a body of water with a mountain in the background

Koh Samui, Koh Phangnan and Koh Tao Multi Centre

  • 14 Days
  • Guide Price £1,899 PP
Start your adventure in Koh Samui, an island where exotic rainforests and lively nightlife co-exist in tropical harmony. Next head over...
View Multi Centre
Couples Holidays
li eo ext sce

Orient Express Thailand

  • 10 Days
  • Guide Price £4,299 PP
Our Eastern & Oriental Express Bangkok to Singapore tour allows you to experience Southeast Asia in unparalleled luxury. The journey...
View Tour
Adventure holidays

Let’s talk

There’s no question too small. Start planning your dream trip by talking to our Destination Specialists.

Sign up to our newsletter

Receive the latest travel inspiration and destination news.

Swimming pools

How we tailor make your holiday

1. Browse

Look through our website for inspiration, then call our Destination Specialists

2. Create

We'll listen to your wish-list and use our knowledge to design a unique itinerary

3. Customize

We'll keep on refining until we've created your perfect personalised holiday

020 8106 2403 Call us today from 09:00 - 17:30

The Hayes & Jarvis Way

We've been tailor making holidays for 65 years. With over 60 destinations to choose from, talk to us and we'll listen to your travel ideas to create unforgettable holiday experiences.

Award Winning

Our unrivalled knowledge is recognised through numerous accolades and nominations.

Exceptional Service

Our unrivalled knowledge is recognised through numerous accolades and nominations.

In the Know

Our unrivalled knowledge is recognised through numerous accolades and nominations.

Fully Protected

Our unrivalled knowledge is recognised through numerous accolades and nominations.