Travel around Thailand and be immersed in the intoxicating culture.

Discover the riches of Thailand in this epic trip from north to south. On this adventure we take you from the bright lights and crazy sights of Bangkok city to the serenity of the rainforest, from atmospheric ruins to tropical sun-drenched islands like Ko Samui, Ko Tao and Ko Pha-Ngan. If you're after the idyllic Thailand getaway with the perfect blend of northern adventure and southern relaxation, then this tour is definitely for you.

Bangkok, Thailand
Ko Samui, Thailand
Physical rating
Cultural rating
Min 15
Group size
Min 1, Max 12
Carbon offset
708kg pp per trip


  • Take to the waters of the River Kwai
  • Meet locals on a hilltribe trek
  • Visit idyllic tropical islands


Visit Bangkok, Asia's very own city that never sleeps.
Cruise down the Chao Phraya River.
Explore intricately carved temples and learn about the heritage of Wat Phra Mahathat and Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon.
Discover some of the city’s 300 temples or meander along the lantern-lit Night Bazaar.
Head through undulating green valleys lined with tea plantations.
Experience village life and a Khantohk dinner on an overnight homestay.
During the day, trek through rice terraces carved into hillsides, and at night, enjoy the serenity that comes with being miles from anywhere.
Cruise down the Mekong.
Enjoy a traditional Thai massage or set off on a cycling excursion to nearby villages.
Take a lazy jaunt through the Chatuchak Weekend Market.
Fast-paced and fascinating, Bangkok's chaotic streets are a traveller's delight. Head out to Wat Arun to visit the 'Temple of the Dawn' and see its ornate Khmer-style tower. Then climb aboard a southbound overnight train.
Chill out on a tropical island.
Soak up the best of beach life on the white sandy shores of Ko Tao.
Kick back on one of Ko Samui's beaches and watch the sunset.
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11 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 4 dinners
Bus, Ferry, Overnight sleeper train, Songthaew, Taxi, Van
Bungalow (2 nights), Guesthouse (6 nights), Hilltribe village (2 nights), Homestay (1 night), Hotel (7 nights), Overnight sleeper train (3 nights), Rafthouse (1 night)
Included activities
  • Ayutthaya - Temple Ruins Guided Tour
  • Bangkok - Khlong boat (canal) tour
  • Bangkok - Wat Pho temple
  • Chaing Rai - Opium Museum
  • Chiang Mai - Elephant Nature Park day trip
  • Hill-tribe - 3 day trek
  • Kanchanaburi - Baan Tham temple
  • Kanchanaburi - Erawan Falls
  • Kanchanaburi - War Cemetery and Museum (POW Cemetery)
  • Ko Samui - Ang Thong Marine Park tour
  • Ko Tao - Day tour & snorkelling


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