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Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020) - Contiki
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Kelly "Elle was absolutely incredible!!!! She gave me the confidence to meet people, make more friends, and travel more!! She was the best tour guide I have ever had! She provided good historical, political, and nature information. Her recommendations for restaurants, activities, bars, were good and she organized additional night activities for the whole group (restaurants, bars, hikes, night markets). S..."
Excellent
6 reviews
Starts
Bangkok
Destinations
+4
Ends
Chiang Mai
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Highlights

  • Get ultimate tropical vibes on the island of Koh Lanta
  • Marvel in the hustle and bustle of Bangkok.
  • Experience a night like no other in Pai.
  • Explore the buzzy night markets of Chiang Mai.
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
30
Transportation
Train & Rail
Travel style
Adventure, Christmas & New Year
Operator
Contiki
Start in Bangkok and end in Chiang Mai! With the adventure tour Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020), you have a 9 day tour package taking you from Bangkok to Chiang Mai and through Bangkok, Thailand and 4 other destinations in Thailand. Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Bangkok
    Start point Bangkok, Bangkok, Bangkok Metropolis, Thailand
  2. Day 2: Bangkok
  3. Day 3: Bangkok to Kanchanaburi
  4. Day 4: Kanchanaburi to Chiang Mai via Ayutthaya - Overnight Train
  5. Day 5: Chiang Mai to Pai
  6. Day 6: Pai
  7. Day 7: Pai to Chiang Mai
  8. Day 8: Chiang Mai
  9. Day 9: End Chiang Mai
    End point Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Travel guide

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What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

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  • Additional Services

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  • A
    Written on September 14, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    It was an amazing trip. Our guide was the best!

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  • Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020) reviewer 2
    Written on September 13, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Aaron went above and beyond to provide unique experiences outside the planned activities, from arranging took-took rides, night markets, and adding in an extra waterfall. Overall was a little fast-paced, but I am so happy to have a range of experiences in... Read more

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  • Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020) reviewer 3
    Written on June 6, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Elle is truly an amazing person, and amazing tour guide. She loves her work, and it shows into the effort she puts into all of it. She goes above and beyond to help if you need it. Her day sheets are so cute. I've seen other tour sheets (from friends) and... Read more

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  • Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020) reviewer 4
    Written on June 4, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Elle was absolutely incredible!!!! She gave me the confidence to meet people, make more friends, and travel more!! She was the best tour guide I have ever had! She provided good historical, political, and nature information. Her recommendations for... Read more

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  • A
    Written on June 4, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Elle was awesome! She gave us amazing suggestions for our free time and was very positive, upbeat, and fun to be around. She was also very organized and able to handle 30 of us in Southeast Asia. Would highly recommend her to anyone!

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  • S
    Written on June 4, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Amazing experience! & bonus having such an awesome Tour Guide

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  • M
    Written on April 24, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Rhiannon done an amazing job! Plenty of activities to do was always having a good time & was super helpful when I had questions. I love my tour group too they made the experience that much more memorable. I’d love to see rhi be our tour manager next time I... Read more

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  • Northern Thai Highlights (Until Mar 2020) reviewer 8
    Written on April 24, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Our tour was made amazing by our Tour manager as well as our group if it wasn't for our Tour group/manager/tour guides it wouldn't have been as good. Best experience of our life and we will be back to do it all again one day

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  • B
    Written on April 23, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Jelly made traveling in a group super fun and also made it feel like a small family. Such a great guide. I want to go on another tour with her as a guide!

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  • J
    Written on April 22, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Elle was absolutely amazing! From the beginning she was super energetic and you could tell she really loved what she was doing. She always had so much information about each and every place we went too, no question went unanswered. She was also very... Read more

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • I am a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      If you are travelling alone Contiki can either match you up with another like-minded travellers of the same sex for no additional cost or if available you can choose to have the privacy of your own private room by paying a single supplement.

    • I am a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      If you are travelling alone Contiki can either match you up with another like-minded travellers of the same sex for no additional cost or if available you can choose to have the privacy of your own private room by paying a single supplement.

    • Will I have to share a room on the tour?

      Shared accommodation with other like-minded travellers is normal on Contiki, and is all part of the experience. How many people you will be sharing with depends on the region, travel style and type of accommodation, but twin or quad same-sex sharing is generally the case.

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    Guides who have led this tour

    • Yelitza Jelly Acevedo Perez
      "One of my dreams was to be able to work and live in another country, after doing a couple of Contiki..."
    • Eleanor
      "If you haven't fallen in love with Southeast Asia yet, then you haven't travelled with me! I've travelled..."
    • Talia Willis
      "Coming in hot (and very sweaty) from South East Asia! I've been working for Contiki for almost 5 years..."
    • James Jenkins
      "Before joining the Tourism Industry i used to frequently travel across South East Asia and Australia..."
    • Aaron Cooper
      "An island boy that loves to dive and educate people about the beauties and history of Asia. "
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    • Margot26th August 2019
      I was so impressed with the level of communication. Whatever changes/ alterations you need to make is never any problem. Very well informed throughout. Excellent!

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    About the countries

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Cholera
    Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Thailand. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 1 month before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Bangkok is the starting point and Chiang Mai is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Contiki to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Payment(s)
    For any tour departing before 21 December 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 21 December 2019, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    Cancellation policy
    TourRadar is an authorised Agent of Contiki. Please familiarise yourself with the Contiki payment, cancellation and refund conditions.
    Payment methods
    The following cards are accepted for Contiki tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 916 km.
    • Bangkok (Thailand)
    • 106 km
    • Kanchanaburi (Thailand)
    • 119 km
    • Ayutthaya (Thailand)
    • 520 km
    • Chiang Mai (Thailand)
    • 86 km
    • Pai (Thailand)
    • 86 km
    • Chiang Mai (Thailand)

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