My family took this tour departing from Chiang Mai. It was a 3 hour drive to the White Temple and then another 1.5 hrs to the Golden Triangle. With stops along the way to eat, stretch and shop, it ended up being a 12 hour...More
This guided tour begins with pickup from your Chiang Mai hotel. Board an air-conditioned minivan destined for the Chiang Rai province. During the journey, make a short stop at the Mae Khachan Hot Spring (Wiang Po Po).
Continue to Wat Rung Khun aka the White Temple. Your next stop is Chiang Saen, a river town replete with ancient temple ruins. Here, you get the chance to break for a buffet lunch.
Absorb views of the Golden Triangle, the name given to where the borders of Laos, Thailand, and Myanmar intersect, and relax during a boat ride on the Khong River.
After a short stop at the Hall of Opium, return to your Chiang Mai hotel.