Bangkok to Chiang Mai Express

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5 Based on 5 Reviews
  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 12-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-4553
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Bangkok, Thailand
  • Ends Chiang Mai, Thailand
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Explore magnificent temples and palaces.
  • Sleep in a floating rafthouse.
  • See the multi-tiered Erawan Falls.
  • Visit the old capital city of Ayutthaya.
  • Learn about the sombre history of Kanchanaburi.
The tour "Bangkok To Chiang Mai Express" starts from Bangkok and ends in Chiang Mai. It is an active and outdoor tour that takes 7 days taking you through Chiang Mai, Bangkok and Kanchanaburi in Thailand. "Bangkok To Chiang Mai Express" is a guided small group tour that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

If you’re short on time but want to see the sights north of Bangkok (and really, who doesn’t?), this is the express trip for you. Take seven days, pack them full of wonderment and reflection in Northern Thailand — Kanchanaburi, Ayutthaya, and Chiang Mai, and plenty of temples, palaces, and small villages to explore — and you’ve got a recipe for one of the most memorable weeks you’ll ever have. Toss in the ease of travel by trains and buses and there’s no way you’ll feel like you’re missing out on anything in this dynamic region.
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Bangkok
  • Day 2: Bangkok/Kanchanaburi
  • Day 3: Kanchanaburi
  • Day 4: Kanchanaburi to Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai
  • Day 5: Chiang Mai
  • Day 6: Chiang Mai
  • Day 7: Chiang Mai
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotels/guesthouses (4 nts), rafthouse (1 nt), sleeper train (1 nt).
Meals
  • 5 breakfasts, 1 dinner
    Note: Allow USD80-105 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Train, private van, walking.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Guide
  • CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Moment - Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Wat Pho visit
  • Klong riverboat tour
  • Erawan Falls and Bridge on the River Kwai visit (Kanchanaburi)
  • Thai-Burma Railway Centre and Allied War Cemetery visit
  • Temple ruins tour (Ayutthaya)
  • Doi Suthep temple visit (Chiang Mai)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Bangkok and from Chiang Mai are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Bangkok to Chiang Mai Express tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS
5 - Excellent
Based on 5 reviews
  • Katie James
  • From England
  • On May 19 2024
5 - Excellent
Bangkok to Chiang Mai Express
I really enjoyed the tour especially as our tour leader Puy was so very nice and helpful. We visited many nice temples and stayed in lovely hotels.
  • Fiona T.
  • On Apr 08 2022
5 - Excellent
Excellent
Perfect, a great way to discover and see a country in a short space of time. The accommodation and transport was of a good standard and safe. I learnt a lot about Thailand by having such an amazing guide, her passion and... Read more
  • Fiona Topacho
  • From British
  • On Apr 08 2022
5 - Excellent
What a trip!
Thank you for arranging such a fantastic trip to Thailand. This was my first ever group tour and first holiday since the pandemic. Our group was really nice and mixed but the stand out of the whole week was our CEO TomTom. She... Read more
  • Premaselvan Selvakumar
  • From British
  • On Apr 03 2022
5 - Excellent
An Excellent Short Tour
Firstly, our CEO TomTom has provided support and comfort beyond her expectations and her role. She has bought everyone under her arm looking after each and every one. Has always been there even in odd times to finding out or... Read more
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes
CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Bangkok to Chiang Mai Express tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 29 July 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 29 July 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 61 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Bangkok to Chiang Mai Express tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Bangkok to Chiang Mai Express tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on this tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Does this trip suit me?
  • 1. Travel Style : Classic All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.
  • 2. Service Level : Standard Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.
  • 3. Trip Type : Small Group Group trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
  • 4. Physical Grading : 1 - Easy Light walking, few climbs more challenging than a flight of stairs. Easy does it.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s ‘Safe Travels’ stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene protocols have been adhered to.
  • Elevated hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues. Frequently touched surfaces are regularly disinfected.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day or have a negative PCR test within 96 hours before your departure day.
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