This 20-day whirlwind experience of Thailand brings together all the cultural beauty of the north with the stunning nature of the south. Discover the gorgeous temples of ancient Ayutthaya, roam the bustling streets of Bangkok, and swim in the idyllic waters of the south’s coastal paradise. See Thailand the right way on this journey of a lifetime.
Day 1 Bangkok
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Bangkok/Kanchanaburi (1B, 1D)
Enjoy a klong boat tour of Bangkok including a visit to Wat Pho. Travel to Kanchanaburi and head to your floating rafthouse€commodation. Enjoy free time to explore.
Day 3 Kanchanaburi (1B)
Enjoy a day of sightseeing at Erawan Falls and the Bridge on the River Kwai. Explore the Allied War Cemetery, the Thai-Burmese Railway Centre and the JEATH War Museum to learn more about the area’s history.
Day 4 Kanchanaburi to Ayutthaya (1B)
Travel to Ayutthaya and visit the historical sites of the old capital city. Opt to visit Chan Kasem National Museum and Chao Sam Phraya Museum.
Day 5 Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai (1B)
Spend a full day exploring Ayutthaya before boarding an overnight train to Chiang Mai.
Day 6 Chiang Mai
Arrive in Chiang Mai and explore the city. Visit Doi Suthep in the afternoon.
Day 7 Chiang Mai (1B, 1D)
Enjoy free time to explore Chiang Mai. Opt for a bicycle tour, a visit the Mae Sai waterfall, shopping at the night market, or getting a traditional Thai massage. Enjoy a local cooking class with dinner.
Day 8 Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai (1B)
Travel to Chiang Rai and start exploring.
Day 9 Chiang Rai (1B)
Visit the town of Mae Sai and the Opium Museum.
Day 10 Chiang Rai/Lampang (1B, 1D)
Continue on to Lampang and enjoy a homestay in a traditional Lanna village. Participate in craft demonstrations and opt to help prepare a local meal.
Day 11 Lampang/Sukhothai (1B, 1L)
Take in traditional morning€tivities, followed by lunch in the village. Travel to Sukhothai and enjoy a free afternoon.
Day 12 Sukhothai (1B)
Take a half-day guided bike tour of Sukhothai Historical Park and explore the area with some free time.
Day 13 Sukhothai/Bangkok (1B)
Travel to Bangkok and enjoy some time for last minute shopping.
Day 14 Bangkok/Koh Ngai (1B)
Fly to Trang and board a ferry to tiny Koh Ngai, a pristine paradise. Opt to relax, snorkel or trek rainforest trails to deserted beaches.
Day 15 Koh Ngai (1B)
Enjoy an included snorkelling trip to nearby Koh Chuek and experience the amazing Emerald Cave of Koh Mook.
Day 16 Koh Ngai/Koh Lanta (1B, 1D)
Take a ferry to the secluded island of Koh Lanta. Enjoy some free time before a beach barbecue this evening.
Day 17 Koh Lanta (1B)
Spend the day on Koh Lanta. Opt for a day trip to nearby Koh Rok.
Day 18 Koh Lanta/Ao Nang (1B)
Take a ferry to Ao Nang in Krabi. Enjoy free time exploring the small town or relaxing on its beautiful beaches.
Day 19 Ao Nang (1B)
Spend a free day in the area. Opt for a day trip to idyllic Railay Beach, to head out on a snorkelling trip or go rock climbing on the limestone karsts. This area boasts plenty of€tivities such as kayaking, diving, snorkelling, jungle trekking, whitewater rafting and quad biking.
Day 20 Ao Nang (1B)
Depart at any time.
Want to take the hassle out of getting back to Bangkok? Book the Bangkok Express, a two-day post-tour Extra. Speak to your Global Connection Officer or travel agent to book.
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