DAYS 4-7 | Chiang Mai
Highlights: Bike around the ancient city of Chiang Mai; Ethical elephant camp; Hike in the magical uplands
The old walled city of Chiang Mai is South East Asia in miniature. Its confident, dynamic and fascinating, whilst Thailand’s magical and remote uplands sit on its doorstep. You’ll check in at the Anantara Chiang Mai, a chic contemporary interpretation of Lanna architectures. From here you’ll venture out to discover this fascinating ancient royal capital. And out into the countryside you’ll encounter some of Thailand’s oldest residents at an ethical elephant sanctuary where you’ll interact with the gentle giants, including feeding and washing them. And if you’re feeling energetic, here’s no better way to discover the delights of the Chiang Mai area than by setting out on a pair of bikes.