From the nightlife in Bangkok to the vibrant night markets in Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai and most of all, a visit to the Kayan long neck tribal village. This is an eight day backpacking trip to the unexplored mountain region of Northern Thailand. Trip Date: 4th-11th February 2018 Trip Cost: Rs 20,000 + 5% GST = Rs 21,000/- Inclusions: Accommodation (3 to 6 in a room depending on room size). Internal Travel. Entry fees if any. Bike Rental. (2 on a bike + 200 Baht fuel) Exclusions: Air-fare to Bangkok & back. Visa. (2000 Baht on arrival) Food. (200-250 Baht/day) Anything not mentioned in the inclusion section. FAQ: 1. How do I get a Thailand visa? -> Thailand visa can be done on arrival and cost 2000 Bhat ( ₹4000). 2. How do I get a Sim card? -> Sim cards are easily available at the airport. 3. Where do I convert INR to Thai Bhat? -> Best exchange rate is offered in India itself. Roughly around 5000-7000 Bhat in cash is more than enough for the entire trip. (Visa + Food) This backpacking trip will have a maximum of 15 backpackers. Only on payment of 50% of the trip cost will a seat be confirmed. For more information please contact us on the phone numbers mentioned below: Ankit: +91 8454961928 TLOW Office 2: +91 9004594935 or mail us at: [email protected] Terms & Conditions Minimum age requirement 18+ Things to carry: Valid Passport. 5 Passport size photos. 5000-7000 Bhat in cash. ( 1 Bhat = ₹2) Backpack. (Mandatory) Essentials to pack. Note all timings mentioned below are in Thailand Standard Time (+7 GMT). Day One Reach Khao-san road Bangkok by 12:00 HRS and check into our guest house. Post lunch, walk around the block and explore the nearby Buddhist temples. Rest of the evening at leisure. Day Two: Leave in the morning by 07:00 HRS for Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Enjoy a paddle and speed boat ride through the busy canals of Bangkok. Return to Bangkok by noon. Post lunch, freshen up and leave for North-eastern bus terminal Mochit 2. Board a AC super deluxe bus from Bangkok to Chiang Rai by 21:00 HRS. Day Three: Arrive in Chiang Rai by 10:00 HRS and check into our guest house. Post lunch, explore the town and Buddhist temples. Evening stroll around the vibrant night market and feast on the local delicacies. Day Four: Post breakfast, rent scooter and explore North Chiang Rai. (125cc | 2 on a bike) Visit the Kayan Karen Long neck tribe. Karen elephant farm and the golden triangle. Return back to Chiang Rai post sun down. Day Five: Post breakfast, another day with the scooter and explore south Chiang Rai. Hike to a waterfall in the jungle. (2 km hike) Visit the white temple. (Entry fee not included) Return back to Chiang Rai by 17:00 HRS. Day Six: Post breakfast, walk to the bus station 700 m. Board a AC semi sleeper bus from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai at 11:00 HRS. (199 km = 210 minutes) Reach Chiang Mai by 14:30 HRS and check into our guest house. Later in the evening, explore the town on foot. Visit the various night markets which have a great vibe and are excellent to shop, eat and drink at. Day Seven: Post breakfast by 9:00 HRS, we hop onto a Songthaew (mini truck) and explore Chiang Mai. First visit Wat Phra That (Buddhist temple) at Doi-Suthep mountain. Later drive to the remote Thai tribal village of Khun Chankian Hmong. Return back to Chiang Mai by 14:00 HRS Board an AC super deluxe bus from Chiang Mai to Bangkok by 21:00 HRS. Day Eight: Reach Bangkok North-eastern bus terminal Mochit 2 by 08:00 HRS. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.