1 Month in North Thailand

Route Map


Itinerary Highlights


Manila to Chiang Mai Flights via Kuala Lumpur & Clark

Leg 1 — Chiang Mai:

Day 1 to 19 — Chiang Mai

Leg 2 — Umphang & Tak:

Day 20 — Mae Sot

Day 21 to 23 — Umphang — Thi Lo Su Waterfall

Leg 3 — Sukhothai & Kamphaeng Phet:

Day 24 to 25 — Kamphaeng Phet

Day 26 — Sukhothai

Leg 4 — Chiang Rai & Phrae:

Day 27 to 28 — Phrae

Day 28 to 31 — Chiang Rai


Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang bus via Chiang Khong-Huay Xai Border


Cambodia, Vietnam & Thailand


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This trip is part of Marcos’ 11 weeks in Indochina & 2012 Detours series.

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IN PHOTOS: Marcos journeys to Chiang Rai, Thailand’s northernmost province to visit the obscure White Temple & Black Houses. On the way, he makes a stopover in the charming city of Phrae.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos explores the ancient temples & UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sukhothai and Kamphaeng Phet, Thailand.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos finds himself in Umphang, Tak, Thailand. He joins a river cruise & trek to Thi Lo Su, the country’s largest waterfall.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos spends three weeks in Chiang Mai, Thailand. He visits grand temples in & beyond the walled city, and makes his way to the massive Mae Ya waterfall in Doi Inthanon National Park.
IN PHOTOS: Marcos explores the cultural and natural highlights of Northern Thailand including Chiang Mai, Thi Lo Su Waterfall in Umphang, Sukhothai, Phrae & Chiang Rai.