buddha statue in ayutthaya Discover the gems of Asia through our 12-day itinerary of Thailand Cambodia tour. Soak amidst the Golden Kingdom of Thailand, from bustling Bangkok and the ancient ruins of Ayuthaya. Get back to the past with the legendary temples of Angkor Era. This amazing journey will leave you lasting memories along with meaningful minutes which you have never tasted before.

Tour Code:
12 Days/ 11 Nights
Date: No fixed dates
Start/ End: Bangkok/ Bangkok
Tour Route: Bangkok – Ayutthaya – Bangkok – Chiang Mai – Bangkok – Siem Reap – Bangkok
Tour Customizable: Definitely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Guides: Local Guide (English Speaking Guide, Other Languages upon Request)
Transportation: Private first-class air-conditioned vehicles
Tour Category: Indochina Holiday Packages

Brief Itinerary

Day 1: Bangkok Arrival
Day 2: Free & Easy Time in Bangkok
Day 3: Bangkok – Ayutthaya Tour
Day 4: Ayutthaya Tour
Day 5: Ayutthaya – Bangkok – Fly to Chiang Mai
Day 6: Chiang Mai- Elephant Safari
Day 7: Chiang Mai – Fly back Bangkok – Siem Reap
Day 8: Siem Reap
Day 9: Siem Reap
Day 10: Siem Reap – Bangkok – Free and Leisure time
Day 11: Bangkok – Floating Market and Rose Garden
Day 12: Bangkok City Tour

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Day 1: Arrival Bangkok

Upon arrival, you will be driven to the hotel then check-in and take a rest. Overnight in Bangkok

Sunset over Bangkok Thailand Cambodia tour

Day 2: Free & Easy Time in Bangkok (B)

Chill out yourselves after having a tasty breakfast. Overnight in Bangkok

Buddha worshiping in Bangkok 12-day thailand cambodia tour

Day 3: Bangkok – Ayutthaya Tour (B, L)

First stop of the day is the ancient capital of Siam – Ayutthaya. Sit on a Tuk Tuk, you will transferred to majestic ruins and mossed temples of this historical site, including Wat Phra Sri Sanpetch (Royal Temple before), Wat Yai Chai Mongkol (the temple worshiping Buddha Image and the biggest chedi in Thailand), Wat Mahathat (where the head of Gautama Buddha is covered by Poh Tree), Wat Ratchaburi (where the national treasure was kept). Afterward, back to the hotel for relaxing. Overnight in Ayutthaya

 Tuk-Tuk travel in Ayutthaya thailand and cambodia tour

Day 4: Ayutthaya Tour (B, L, D)

Let’s head to Chao Phrom Market after a delicious breakfast. This is the most famous local market in Ayutthaya which offers a diversity of die-for dishes, affordable garment, and daily necessities at shops and stalls. Later, come to Chao Sam Phraya Museum then take a boat tour to Bang Pa-In Summer Palace to discover magnificent royal chateaus.

Chao Phrom Market thailand and cambodia tour in 12 days

In the evening, return the hotel room to chill out and go for a great dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Ayutthaya

Day 5: Ayutthaya – Bangkok – Fly to Chiang Mai (B, L, D)

Have breakfast then transfer to Bangkok Airport for a flight to Chiang Mai. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by the local guide and taken to the hotel for check into. Start the discovery with a trip to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep – the sacred temple in Chiang Mai. It features Thai style and contains the holy relic of Gautama Buddha and relish the view over the whole city. After that, return to the hotel room and relax for a short time.

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep - Chiang Mai Thailand

In the evening, enjoy the special “Khantoke Dinner” while watching the hill tribe dancing. Then back to the hotel for overnight.

Day 6: Chiang Mai – Elephant Safari (B/L)

Breakfast at hotel then move to the Elephants Camp to see how the elephants here are trained for working with human as well as the interesting elephant shows. The next activity will definitely make you excited when riding on the elephant’s back along the trails. Eat lunch at the elephant camp. In the afternoon, embark on a local handicraft bamboo rafting along Mae Taeng River.

Chiang Mai - Elephant Safari Thailand

After that, back to Chiang Mai, we may drop by Orchid Nursery en route. Back to your hotel Overnight in Chiang Mai

Day 7: Chiang Mai – Fly back Bangkok – Siem Reap (B)

After breakfast, wait to be taken to Chiang Mai Airport to catch a flight to Siem Reap via Bangkok. Reach in Siem Reap, you will be greeted and driven to the comfortable hotel for check into and followed by a dinner. The dinner sticks with classical Apsara dancers performing the scenes in Khmer mythologies. Overnight in Siem Reap

Apsara dancers performing cambodia

Day 8: Siem Reap – Angkor Complex (B, L)

Enjoy the breakfast before breaking into the renowned Angkor Thom. Enter the last capital of the Khmer Empire that was freaking illustrious once. We choose to crack at Southern Gate where the lively giant carvings of gods and demons on either side. Go deeper to discover in turn Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, Elephant Terrace and Terrace of Leper King. You may freeze in front of the tranquility that radiates from the stone face carvings of Bayon Temple walls covered by layers and layers of moss and the intertwined roots in the charming Ta Prohm.

Ancient Banyan tree rooted on temples of Ta Prohm

In the half day, you will be arranged an exploration to Angkor Wat, an architectural masterpiece of the mighty Khmer Empire. Besides, sunset at Phnom Bakheng or Pre Rup makes up the temple in an orange hue. Overnight in Siem Reap

World Heritage - Angkor Wat

Day 9: Siem Reap – Tonle Sap Lake (B, L)

In the morning, sit on a coach via the peaceful countryside towards Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre – less-traveled temples. After the tasty local lunch, we drive down the south to witness the great annual flood of Tonle Sap Lake. Here, you’ll have the chance to go on a canoe to visit the floating village of Kompong Phluk. What’s greater when learning about the local ecosystem while hearing the calls of the lovely birds or mischievous monkeys and observing the forest beneath the lake’s surface. Also, we will drop in Buddhist Temple standing on the island with several vivid Buddha paintings on the ceiling. Overnight in Siem Reap.

Banteay Srei - Temple of Women

Day 10: Siem Reap – Bangkok – Free & Leisure Time (B)

Time is free until the driver comes to take you to the airport to fly to Bangkok. Reach in Bangkok, our guide will pick up and transfer you to the hotel room for overnight.

Temple of Dawn, Bangkok

Day 11: Bangkok – Floating Market & Rose Garden (B, L)

This morning, leave Bangkok to depart to Ratchaburi Province. We will enjoy a boat to see the scenery of rural life before bumping into the Floating Market. This market has almost untouched by the modern world. You will be pretty excited to watch the farmers selling tasty food, tropical fruits, fresh flowers and a wider selection of local products that occur right on their boats.

Bangkok Floating Market

Later, visit The Handicraft Home industry before eating a mouth-watering buffet lunch at a nearby restaurant. After enjoying a Crocodile Show and an Elephant Show, move to Rose Garden in Thai Village so as to witness a chain of exciting activities such as Thai wedding, sword fighting, kickboxing or folk dance. Late afternoon, return Bangkok and rest in your hotel room.

Day 12: Bangkok – City Tour – Departure (B)

You’ll picked up in the morning to take a tour tour via some of the most interesting sites of Bangkok such as Wat Pho – the Temple of the Reclining Buddha which is far-famed as the oldest and largest temple in Bangkok; Wat Trimit – the home of the extremely famous Buddha Statue which was one hundred percent made from 5.5 tons of pure gold. The statue is so freaking gorgeous and sparkling that you cannot leave your eyes from it. After that, have lunch at a local restaurant.

Wat Pho

The half day’s included a tour to Grand Palace, Coronation Hall and the holiest temple of Thai people, also known as The Emerald Buddha Temple – Wat Phra Kaew. It is considered as a dupe of Angkor Wat in Cambodia. The murals that bring the late Ayutthaya style on the surrounding walls illustrate scenes from the Ramayana.

The Emerald Buddha Temple - Wat Phra Kaew

Ultimately, back to your hotel then take own your transfer to Anantara Bangkok Hotel. 12-day Thailand Cambodia tour ends.

What’s Included?

  • Transfers between airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing by private air conditioned vehicle with a driver
  • English speaking tour guide will be provided in each city, who will remain with you throughout your time in that city. He or she will provide you with the best local knowledge available.
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast as per detail itinerary
  • Entrance fees & permits (if have)
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary with authentic local food. Western food is available (up on request) (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Boat excursions
  • Bottle of drinking water

What’s Excluded?

  • International flights and airport taxes
  • Thailand – Cambodia Visa
  • Travel insurance
  • Other meals which are not indicated above
  • Surcharge and Compulsory dinners (if any)
  • Beverages in the restaurants where meals are included
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers
  • Personal and other expenses such as porter, bar bills and laundry not stated in the itinerary