Thailand - Culture and beaches

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Thailand - Culture and beaches

15 days

From 788 EUR

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The best of central Thailande, discover the capital Bangkok, its temples, klongs and nightlife before heading to Kanchanaburi to discover the beautiful nature that surrounds it and to learn more about the events that took place there during WWII.

Sleep in a traditional camp and realise a childhood dream the next day meeting and bathing with elephants in the famour River Kwai.

Next head to the stunning island of Koh Samet where you will stay 5 days in a heavenly resort that stands by white sand beaches and turquoise waters where you will have the opportunity to choose to participate in activities such as diving, snorkeling, cooking classes, spa, touring the island…

Come with us on this memorable tour and come back home with wonderful memories!

Itinerary

Day 1 Leave home, fly to Bangkok.


Day 2 Arrive in Bangkok, airport pick up and transfer to your city centre hotel near the klongs. Check in and relax before enjoying the evening in Bangkok.


Day 3 B-L Leave after breakfast to visit Bangkok with your local guide. Visit the Royal Palace and the amulets market, lunch in a riverside restaurant, go on a boat trip down the Chao Praya river before taking the Skytrain to visit Jim Thompson’s stunning villa. Get back to your hotel after a trip in a traditional boat on the klongs. Enjoy the evening in Bangkok.


Day 4 B After breakfast, start your cycling tour of Bangkok, discover some of the city’s hidden gems and secret streets. Get back to your hotel around midday to freshen up before leaving for Kanchanaburi with our personal driver (2h30 trip). Check in your riverside hotel upon arrival and relax by the pool. Enjoy the evening in Kanchanaburi.


Day 5 B-L-D Your trekking team will come and pick you up after breakfast to take you to the impressive 7 levels Erawan waterfalls. Next take lunch in a local restaurant before bathing in the thermal water of the Hindad Hot Springs with the locals. Dinner and night on a floating bungalow in the Sai Yok Yai National Park.


Day 6 B-L-D After breakfast, enjoy a walk through the Tong Pha Phum market and visit the locat temple, go to the Hell Fire Pass museum to learn about the local WWII historical events. Next visit the Wandabang caves and the Saiyok Noi waterfalls before going on a mountain bike ride (optional) or go to the Saiyok Noi. End your day in a Karen camp, enjoy the evening with the locals and spend the night in the camp.


Day 7 B-L Wake up to meet with the Asian elephants and to take a bath with them in the River Kwai. Travel down the river Kwai on a bamboo raft and visit the Wat Tampuwa temple. Lunch in a local restaurant before visiting the Krasae viaduct and the cave, choose to canoe down the river or to Jet-ski (optional + 1650 THB/pers). Get back to Kanchanaburi, check-in your hotel and enjoy your free evening.


Day 8 B Transfer to the beautiful island of Koh Samet in a private taxi and speedboat (about 4h). Check in your beach bungalow surrounded by white sand beaches and turquoise waters, relax and enjoy the evening in Koh Samet.


Day 9 à 12 B Free stay on Koh Samet. Possibility to take part in optional activities such as diving, snorkeling, boat trip, cooking classes, spa, cycling tour of the island… Nights in Koh Samet.


Day 13 B Leave for Bangkok by taxi, check in your city centre hotel and relax. Enjoy your last evening in Bangkok with a trip to the Bayoke Tour the capital’s highest restaurant. Night in Bangkok.


Day 14 B Free day in Bangkok, we recommend the MBK centre or the Chatuchak market for your last minute shopping. Get back to your hotel to transfer to the airport and get on your flight.


Day 15 Arrive back home

Highlights
  • Visits of Bangkok and Kanchanaburi
  • Bathing with elephants
  • History and culture
  • Beaches of Koh Samet
  • Accomodation in 3* hotels away from the big touristic resorts.
  • English speaking guides in Bangkok and Kanchanaburi
  • Private tour
Dates & prices
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Available the whole year 788 1311 Continue

*Excludes international flights, based on two people sharing a double room, price may vary depending on chosen options and on exchange rates.

*Price based on a child less than 4 years old sleeping in the parents bedroom on an extra bed.

This price includes:

  • Meals included are indicated with the letters B-L-D for each day.
  • Guide in Bangkok and Kanchanaburi
  • Private minibus
  • All transfers
  • Accomodation in Superior or Deluxe double room
  • Bangkok Hotel ***
  • Kanchanaburi Hotel ***
  • Karen camp*
  • Koh Samet Hotel***
  • Insurance except cancellation
  • All described activities (unless optional)

This price does not include :

  • International flights
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
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