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Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai Tour Package5 days & 4 nights
INR 40,999

Chiang Rai tour packages- Browse through a wide range of Chiang Rai packages with exciting offers at Thrillophilia. Book customized Chiang Rai trip packages with exciting deals & offers. 

Make your Thailand trip memorable by booking Chiang Rai tour packages from Thrillophilia. Chiang Rai is a city in northern Thailand and is located near the borders of Laos and Myanmar. Chiang Rai packages from Thrilophilia will take you on a memorable journey to a beautiful destination with, a unique display of modern art and beautiful temples. 

Thrillophilia’s Chiang Rai trip packages are well-curated and can be tailored to your preferences. The immersive packages include accommodation, meals, sightseeing a guide and also 24X7 support on the package from the team. Our packages have been designed keeping in mind your requirements and comfort. The packages are suitable for solo trips, family trips, group trips and even for couple trips.

As a part of our Chiang Rai trip visit two famous attractions of the city - the White Temple, Wat Rong Khun, and the Blue Temple, Wat Rong Suea Ten. Explore other attractions such as the Golden Triangle, Oub Kham Museum, and Mae Kok River. Those interested in adventurous activities can indulge in hiking, dip in Huay Mak Lium Hot Spring, or go jet skiing. Book Thrillophilia’s Chiang Rai tour packages and discover the best of Thailand’s beauty.

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Visa Requirements

Chiang Rai is a city in Thailand and is governed by the country’s visa regulations. If you have booked one of the Chiang Rai tour packages, then you will need to apply for an E-visa. The visa will be issued as a single-entry tourist visa with a validity of 3 to 6 months. With this visa, you will be able to stay in Thailand for up to 60 days by paying the cost of Rs.2500. You can change your visa to a multiple-entry tourist visa, if required, by paying Rs.12000. Thailand has currently declared a new visa exemption rule for Indian tourists, as per which they can enter the country without a visa and stay for 30 days for tourism purposes only. The new rule is valid from 10th November 2023 to 10th May 2024.

Best Time For Chiang Rai Trip

1. Peak Season: The peak season in Chiang Rai starts in the winter months of October and lasts till February. The daytime is pleasant and is perfect for those who wish to indulge in outdoor activities such as jungle treks or water sports. As a part of the Chiang Rai packages, you can attend the Chiang Rai Winter Festival, go on a coffee plantation tour, trek to the Akha Hill Tribe Village and indulge in a few other such amazing experiences.

2. Shoulder Season: Chiang Rai has a humid and rainy season from June to September, and this is the period which is considered to be the shoulder season for the city. These are the wet months in the city and have excess humidity which makes it uncomfortable for outdoor activities. A few activities to include in your Chiang Rai tour are a dip in the Mae Kok River, taking a cooking class, and shopping at the Chiang Rai Night Bazaar.

3. Waning Season: Rainfall in Chiang Rai is the highest from March to May, and this is when there is less number of tourist footfalls in the town. The town experiences its waning season and tourists who opt for Chiang Rai packages during this time can enjoy excellent deals and discounts. If you are on a Chiang Rai tour in April, you can attend the Songkran Festival.

How to Reach

By Air: The best mode of transportation between India and Chiang Rai is by air. Chiang Rai has its international airport, Mae Fah Luang - Chiang Rai International Airport, but has no direct flights from Indian cities. However, there are several connecting flights available from major cities like Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and Chennai to Mae Fah Luang - Chiang Rai International Airport. The duration of the journey spans between 5 to 10 hours, contingent on the number and duration of layovers, with Bangkok serving as a layover city. Major airlines facilitating this route include Thai AirAsia, IndiGo, Bangkok Airways, and SpiceJet.

Places to Visit on Chiang Rai Trip

Here are some of the best places to visit in Chiang Rai:

1. Wat Rong Khun (The White Temple): Globally renowned as the White Temple, Wat Rong Khun draws more widespread attention from tourists. The whole temple is beautifully carved out from glass and white plaster which imparts a sparkling shine in the daylight.

Location: Pa O Don Chai, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand

Timing: 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

2. Doi Mae SalongDoi Mae Salong is an astounding mountain settlement. At Doi Mae Salong, you will find a widespread Chinese and Mandarin community. Tea plantations here are worthy of strolling for quick relaxation. There’s a Tomb of General Tuan Shi-wen, the Martyr’s Memorial Hall, and Sinakarintra Stit Mahasatikhiri Pagoda amongst other attractions of this place.

Location: North part of Chiang Rai province

3. Clock Tower: Chiang Rai’s Clock Tower is well-known for its gliding street lights lined up all along the Baanpa Pragarn Road. The clock tower is golden in color and stands tall right in the center. Tourists visiting Chiang Rai adore the night light show organized here.

Location: Suk Sathit, Tambon Wiang, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Rai, Chang Wat Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand

4. Phu Chi FahPhu Chi Fah is one of the most beautiful attractions in Thailand. With an elevation of 1628m, Phu Chi Fah offers the best 360-degree view of the Thai/Laos border range. Visitors can do a lot of things here as every spot here provides a picturesque view.

Location: Eastern end of Thoeng District of Chiang Rai.

5. Wat Huai Pla KungThis famous religious tourist destination of Chiang Rai is a 9-tiered temple. People visiting here, love to capture the blend of architecture of China and Thailand. The landscape itself offers some breathtaking views. With a serene backdrop, this place marks as an excellent spiritual retreat.

Location: 553, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Rai, Chang Wat Chiang Rai 57100, Thailand

Timing: 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

6. Mae Kok RiverThis is a 177-mile-long tributary of the river Mekong flowing through the northernmost regions of Thailand. Once here, do not miss on the opportunity to sail through their traditional long-tail boats which drive you to the Thaton. The entire area is surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery.

Location: Mae Ai District, Chiang Mai Province

7. Boon Rawd's Singha ParkThis park stretches across 3000 acres of land for the farmers to enjoy the naturally scenic environment. Mountain biking, wall climbing, and zip-lining are some must-try adventures here. Adjacent to this park, there is a 237 acres tea plantation producing over 400 tons of good quality tea.

Location: Mae Kon, Mueang Chiang Rai District, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand

Timing: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Things to Do on Chiang Rai Tour

Here are some of the best things to do in Chiang Rai:

1. Thai Food Tour at Chiang Rai Night Market: Your Chiang Rai trip is incomplete without tasting the local delicacies here. Thai food courts form the main attraction of the Chiang Rai’s night market. Amongst a myriad of Thai flavors, deep-fried giant bugs, colorful sushi, grilled fish, smoothies, juices remain the all-time favorite foodstuffs of a majority of the visitors here.

2. Go for Hiking in Chiang Rai: Chiang Rai has a wide array of hiking destinations for you. Immerse yourself in lush greenery, discover hidden waterfalls, and savor breathtaking views. From the iconic White Temple to remote trails, Chiang Rai offers an unforgettable hiking experience, blending nature and culture in perfect harmony. Mae Salong River Valley Trail, Huay Kaew Waterfall and Akha Village, Boucle Mae Salong, and Phu Chi Fa mountain are the best hiking trails.

3. Take a Dip in Huay Mak Lium Hot Spring: Huay Mak Lium hot springs are located close to the Lam Nam Kok National Park. Indulge in relaxation at Huay Mak Lium Hot Spring in Chiang Rai. Immerse yourself in soothing thermal waters amidst picturesque surroundings, providing a rejuvenating and serene experience for a memorable retreat.

5. Witness the Khun Korn WaterfallEmbark on a captivating journey to Khun Korn Waterfall in Chiang Rai. Surrounded by lush greenery, this majestic cascade offers a refreshing escape. Immerse yourself in nature's beauty, enjoy the cool mist, and create lasting memories in this enchanting destination.

6. Visit Tree Top Adventure ParkChiang Rai’s Tree Top Adventure Park has a 300-meter walkway lined up between the trees. This walkway is at the height of around 30 meters from the ground. Besides walking down this treetop walkway, there are myriads of other adventure activities such as Tarzan swings, tightrope walk, rope bridges, and flying skateboards.

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How much does a trip to Chiang Rai cost from India?

The cost of Chiang Rai tour packages from India would depend on the length of your stay in the town, the type of accommodation and meals, transportation, sightseeing and experiences. However, to give an idea, a 4-night 5 5-day Chiang Rai tour will cost around Rs.28,500 per adult. This would include accommodation, meals, sightseeing and stay. You can also opt to customise your package based on your specific needs.

How many days in Chiang Rai is enough?

Ideally, 2 days are enough for a Chiang Rai trip. You can cover the star attractions of the city such as the famous White Temple, Wat Rong Khun, and the Blue Temple, Wat Rong Suea. The beautiful city also has a laid-back atmosphere and natural scenery which you can take pleasure in during your visit. Those who prefer adventurous trips can opt for the Chiang Rai tour packages from India which will offer activities such as hiking and jet skiing.

Is it worth going to Chiang Rai?

There are several reasons why a visit to Chiang Rai is worth it. This beautiful holiday destination has a unique display of modern art and beautiful temples. Apart from this, the town is known for its laid-back atmosphere, natural scenery and authentic Thai market. Choose from various Chiang Rai tour packages and embark on a journey into lush jungles and magnificent mountains. A few must-visit places of Chiang Rai include the world-famous White Temple, Wat Rong Khun, the Blue Temple, Wat Rong Suea Ten, the Golden Triangle etc.

What are the best months to visit Chiang Rai?

Chiang Rai offers delightful exploration opportunities throughout the year. The months from October to February are the ideal months to visit Chiang Rai. This being the winter season, has cool weather which is suitable for sightseeing. Some of the places you can visit while opting for Chiang Rai tour packages during these months include Wat Rong Khun - the White Temple, Clock Tower Chiang Rai, and Wat Phra Kaew: the Temple of the Emerald Buddha. Those with a spirit of adventure can plan to indulge in trekking, cruising or going on a hot air balloon ride in their Chiang Rai packages.

Which season is best in Chiang Rai?

It is best to visit Chiang Rai during the winter season which starts in October and lasts till February. If you go on winter Chiang Rai tour packages, you can enjoy cool weather, which is ideal for sightseeing and activities. Some of the experiences that you can include in Chiang Rai trip packages in winter include a trek to the Akha Hill Tribe Village, a hot air balloon ride, and a river cruise on the Kok River. 

Is Chiang Rai cheaper than Bangkok?

Bangkok is a bustling city in Thailand, whereas Chiang Rai is an exotic location amid mountains. If you opt for a 2-day-long Bangkok trip, it will cost you around Rs.9000 per person. On the other hand, a 5-day 4 4-night Chiang Rai tour package costs around Rs. 28,500 per adult. This includes meals, accommodation, transportation, sightseeing and a guide. Comparing both, we can conclude that Chiang Rai is not cheaper than Bangkok.

What about the temperature in Daytime/Night-time in Chiang Rai?

With an elevation of around 1280 feet from the sea level, Chiang Rai is all over surrounded by grassy plains, rivers, and canopies. This keeps the valley cool with a low level of humidity. The average annual temperature here is around 24 degrees. During hot seasons, the average temperature lies between 34 degrees (daytime) and may fall up to 21 degrees (night). In cold seasons, you can expect the daytime temperature to drop as low as 13 degrees.

What is the best public transport to commute around Chiang Rai?

By Bus: Chiang Rai has two bus stations – old and new. Chiang Rai province buses reach the former bus terminus while other buses (rest of Thailand) reach the new bus terminus. The old bus terminus is located within the center of Chiang Rai, and new bus terminus lies 7 km south from the central city.

By Tuk-Tuk: Tuk-tuk is best when you need to cover a shorter distance say within the frontiers of Chiang Rai itself. Alternatively, you have samlors to get in and around Chiang Rai.

By Songthaew: Songthaew connects both the old and new bus terminals with each other. Your journey from former to new or vice versa will last for around 15 minutes at a charge of 15 THB (34.69 INR) per head.

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