Visit Chiang Rai in the picturesque Golden Triangle and encounter one of the most culturally significant destinations in all of Indo-China.

Sandwiched between Laos to the east and Myanmar to the west, this region offers a perfect mix of adventure, culture and nature. In the town of Chiang Rai itself, visit the striking white temple of Wat Rong Khun or use it is a base for exploring the mountainous countryside beyond. We have hand-picked the most charming hotel options where you can be sure of a warm welcome.

These region is a wonderful destination for visiting some hill tribes and experiencing life in rural Thailand. We work with local organisations to ensure visits are conscious and respectful. Gain a glimpse into life in Myanmar or Laos, enjoy some trekking or relax in the beautiful surroundings of this delightful part of Thailand.


Our favourite luxury hotels

Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai, Thailand

Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle

Nestled in the magical bamboo forests of the Golden Triangle, Four Seasons Tented Camp is the perfect escape, offering unique excursions that include interacting with rescued elephants, exploring spectacular mountain trails or simply unwinding in luxury tents, inspired by 19th century lifestyle of explorers. The camp offers up an extravagant sanctuary of 15 beautifully adorned tents and a variety of unforgettable activities. Choose to arrive by traditional long-tail boat, before you are taken to your handsomely furnished tent with a king-size bed, expansive decking & scenic views.

Anantara Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai, Thailand

Anantara Chiang Rai

Perched on a ridge in northern Thailand overlooking the border with Myanmar and Laos, Anantara Golden Triangle immerses you in once-in-a-lifetime experiences, fantastic service and its very own elephant camp. The luxury hotel offers 77 rooms and suites, all of a high standard with king size beds and three restaurants offering Thai and international cuisine. On-site is Asia’s finest Elephant camp, allowing you to experience trekking with them through the mountainside jungle. The lodge also arranges private tours to hill tribes and longtail boat rides down the Mekong.

Pa SakTong, Chiang Rai, Thailand

Pa Sak Tong

Pa Sak Tong is a secluded private-use retreat just outside Chiang Rai. Set in 10 hectares of lush gardens, this is a picture-perfect spot to get away from it all. There are 11 guest rooms split between two villas. Baan Sak Tong houses 5 suites in a teak house perched above a lotus pond. On the other side of the estate is Khum Sak Tong, a luxurious longhouse divided into four houses with 6 guestrooms and a 30-metre heated pool. Each side is resplendent with art and textiles from Northern Thailand. Three spas, two fitness centres & a steam room offer endless relaxation opportunities.