A definitive tour through South East Asia's gem

Combining the best of the north and south, this is the definitive Thailand tour. Travel from the clamour of the capital to the serenity of steamy rainforests; from atmospheric ruins to relaxed sun-drenched islands. Tour temples in Bangkok, bargain-hunt in lively Chiang Mai and then swim, snorkel or simply kick back on the divine beaches of the southern coast. This adventure is the perfect chance to visit the many attractions and treasures of Thailand.

Bangkok, Thailand
Phuket, Thailand
Physical rating
Cultural rating
Min 15
Group size
Min 1, Max 12
Carbon offset
492kg pp per trip


  • Visit Bangkok’s impressive temples
  • Be a guest at a village homestay
  • Set off on a longtail around Phang-Nga
  • Spy cheeky monkeys at the Gibbon Rehabilitation Centre in Phuket


This itinerary is valid for departures from 01 January 2015 to 31 December 2015. View the itinerary for departures between 01 January 2016 - 31 December 2016

Spend the day getting to know the charms of colourful Bangkok. Explore streets where temples sit alongside skyscrapers.
Head out for a day of wat-hopping. See temples covered with green moss and discover the glittering past of Siam’s former capital.
Spend a night in a local homestay, enjoying a delicious Khantohk dinner and some seriously friendly hospitality.
With various markets open through the day and night, grab some baht and get bargaining.
Visit the 18th-century Grand Palace and see the impressive Emerald Buddha, then stroll through Siam Square for an insight into current Thai trends.
Bliss out in a tropical paradise.
Cruise a magical bay area, dotted with tiny islands ideal for snorkelling.
Jump into a blue lagoon, laze on glistening white beaches or cheers one final Chang while watching a dramatic pink sunset.
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7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 1 dinner
Ferry, Longtail boat, Minibus, Overnight sleeper train, Public bus, Songthaew, Speed boat, Van
Guesthouse (2 nights), Homestay (1 night), Hotel (6 nights), Overnight sleeper train (2 nights), Resort (4 nights)
Included activities
  • Chiang Mai - Baan Thai Cookery School half-day course OR Half-day cycling
  • Ko Yao Noi - Phang Nga Bay tour & snorkelling
  • Krabi - Phi Phi Island day trip
  • Lampang - Friends of the Asian Elephant
  • Phuket - Gibbon Rehabilitation Centre & waterfalls
  • Sukhothai - Historical park guided cycle tour & home-cooked picnic lunch


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