Welcome to Thailand! We’ll meet you at the airport with a sign and transfer you to the hotel in Bangkok. Festivities kick off at 8pm, which includes a welcome dinner with the crew.
Thailand’s buzzing capital is popular for its tasty street food and fancy sky bars. If you’re not too jet lagged, get out there and explore!
Arrival: Fly into Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) by 6pm to make the Welcome Dinner at 8pm.
Included: Airport Transfer, Welcome Dinner
Today, take on Bangkok’s finest temples on a city tour including its fascinating canals. Start out at Wat Traimit - home to the world’s largest solid golden Buddha - before crossing the old city streets to see an even larger Buddha reclining at Wat Pho. Hop across the road to the magnificent Grand Palace, another sprawling temple complex. Explore the vast grounds and numerous dazzling buildings, including the highly-revered Wat Phra Kaew, home to the prized Emerald Buddha statue dating back to the 14th Century.
After grabbing lunch, spend the better part of the afternoon on the water meandering through the quaint canals and taking in the quieter side of life from the seat of a traditional ‘long tail’ boat. A tour of Bangkok’s Thonburi side isn’t complete without the spectacular Wat Arun - take time to explore the iconic temple towering 260 feet over the Chao Phraya River.
Later, we’ll head south to Hua Hin (2.5 hours).
Included: Breakfast, City Tour, Transfer to Hua Hin
Wake up in Hua Hin and enjoy breakfast before your adventure continues to Sam Roi Yot and Kui Buri National Park. We’ll take a boat ride through the marshland that forms the largest land area of the park.
Explore the magical Phraya Nakhon Cave and hike 500 feet up (35 min) to the Khao Daeng Viewpoint for an incredible view of the Sam Roy Yot mountain range and surrounding ocean.
After, we’ll stop at Kui Buri National Park, home to one of the largest populations of gaurs (think bison!) in Thailand and a significant number of wild elephants.
Next, we’re off to Surat Thani by train (7 hours).
Overnight train in 1st class / sleep cabin. Please note that train tickets are subject to availability, we cannot guarantee 1st class, especially for last minute bookings.
Included: Breakfast, Park Entrances, Train Ticket
Rise and shine in Surat Thani! We’ll grab breakfast at a nearby restaurant before heading to the beautiful, Khao Sok (1.5 hour).
Enjoy lunch at the hotel before bamboo rafting down the Khao Sok river. Admire the dramatic limestone mountains and serene sounds of the jungle as you float.
Enjoy dinner at the hotel with the group.
Included: Breakfast, Transfer to Khao Sok, Lunch, Bamboo Rafting, Dinner
Eat breakfast at the hotel before leaving for Chiew Lan Lake (1 hour). Take in the incredible Guilin Limestone Mountains as you wander the beautiful park.
Break for lunch at a floating restaurant before trekking through a rainforest to visit Nam Ta Loo Cave. After, we’ll cheers to a full day of adventuring over dinner.
Overnight floating bungalow in Khao Sok.
Included: Breakfast, Lunch, All Transportation, Dinner
Watch the sunrise from your floating bungalow or sleep in. It’s your last day, you decide how to spend it! We’ll offer a morning boat ride (30 min) for observing wildlife for those still itching to explore. Enjoy both lunch and dinner at the hotel.
Included: Breakfast, Khao Sok Boat Safari, Lunch, Dinner
Take advantage of an 8am or 11am airport transfer or continue traveling on your own. Until next time!
Included: Breakfast, Airport Transfer
Departure: Fly out of Surat Thani International Airport (URT).