7:30 or 13:00 Our car and guide will pick you up at your hotel in Chiang Rai
Kicking off this half-day tour, you’ll visit a hill-top viewpoint above the junction of the Mekong and Ruak Rivers that forms a three-way border between Thailand, Myanmar (Burma) and Laos.
After this fantastic photo opportunity, you’ll continue on to the Opium House, a museum that houses items such as opium pipes, knives and scrappers, while also depicting the history of the opium trade in the surrounding area. Finally, you’ll continue on to Mae Sai, the northernmost point of Thailand and an important trading city on the Thai-Burmese border. Learn about its history and visit the local market, where you’ll be able to purchase cheap Jewelry imported from Myanmar (Burma), Chinese goods and all sorts of delicious local eats for your ride back to Chiang Rai.
12:00 or 17:30 Drop off at your hotel. Tour ends.