OVERVIEW

Delve deep into sights, sounds and smells of the thriving capital, mingle yourself in the fascinating nature and get perfect suntan on the beaches. From bustling streets of Bangkok to the pristine island beach of Koh Samui, world’s oldest tropical jungle of Khao Sok National Park, gorgeous sand of Ao Nang, colorful reefs of Phi Phi Island and tranquil paradise of Railay, this itinerary covers lots of ground with lots things to do, see and enjoy, ensuring a memorable experience.  

Highlights
  • Thriving street life of Bangkok
  • Koh Samui island beach relax
  • Khao Sok National Park trekking
  • Wildlife spotting
  • Ao Nang’s exciting nightlife
  • Phi Phi Island discovery
  • Tropical paradise of Railay beach
Trip Length: 10 days | Trip Style: Comfort | Trip Theme: Nature, Beach | Physical Rating: | Start/End city: Bangkok/Krabi
Places visited: Bangkok - Koh Samui - Khao Sok NP - Ao Nang - Phi Phi Island - Railay
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Itinerary Details

Bangkok, Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand

Sa-wat dee! Welcome to Bangkok, the “City of Angels", one of Asia's most cosmopolitan cities!
This capital city of the Kingdom of Thailand is famous for its magnificent temples and palaces, authentic canals, busy markets and a vibrant nightlife that has something for everyone.  
Pick up from the airport and transfer to hotel (check in time is 14.00)
The remainder of the day is at your leisure to roam around, soaking the sights, smells and sounds of this thriving metropolis or set out on a shopping spree.

Summary of inclusions

transportation
Private airport transfer
Hotel in Bangkok
Sightseeing Bangkok, Thailand
Boat cruise canal, Bangkok, Thailand

Today we will spend time to explore some highlights of Bangkok with the first visit to the majestic Grand Palace, one of the most beautiful samples of an ancient Siamese court and used to be the residence of the Kings of Thailand. Within the precinct of the Grand Palace is the Temple of Emerald Buddha regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in the country, home to the famous statue of Buddha meticulously carved from a single block of jade that is deeply venerated as the country's palladium. Afterward, continue to visit the Wat Pho - classed as the highest grade of the royal temples, with an incredible 46-meter long gold-plated reclining Buddha inside.

Remainder of the day is your free time to explore the bustling Bangkok, wander around the colorful the Khao San Road – the so-called tourist mecca, or indulge in a Thai massage, and enjoy street food crawl.

Summary of inclusions

transportation
Private vehicle
Bangkok sightseeing
Breakfast
Hotel in bangkok
Koh Samui beach, Thailand
Sunset in Koh Samui, Thailand

Short morning flight to Koh Samui.
Being one of famous beach destinations in Thailand, the Samui Island located about 35km off the coast of Surat Thani and is known for its stunning coconut beaches, deep azure of the sky, crystal clear water, a wide range of resorts, restaurants and exciting nightlife, offering a range of experiences for people seeking suntan and exciting water activities.
Apart from that, Samui Island is also home of some traditional Thai fishing villages with typical lifestyle and it is gateway to explore some islands and marine park nearby.

Enjoy the remainder of your day free at leisure for sun, sand and sea.
If you wish, just pick up a songthaew, taxi or bicycle and exploring around the island, visiting the waterfalls at Na Muang, fishing villages and the nearby beaches or the 15-metre-tall Big Buddha at the Wat Phra Yai.
Evening is the time for exciting party atmosphere of Koh Samui’s nightlife.

Summary of inclusions

transportation
Private airport transfers
Internal flight
Beach relax
Breakfast
Hotel in Koh Samui
Koh Samui, Thailand
Koh Samui, Thailand

Enjoy your free day free for lazing with beach relax, swimming and getting beautiful suntan.
During the time, if you wish to take something to add on, there are several optional activities for you to choose from. You may like to take an optional day tour by either slow boat or speedboat to Ang Thong National Marine Park which is an archipelago of over 40 limestone islands jutting off from the water of Thailand Gulf, just in the northwest vicinity of Samui, featuring stunning stretches of sand, jungle, mangroves and reefs. Another options including Ko Tao island snorkeling tour, visiting the Samui Elephant Sanctuary or just pick up a Thai cooking class to learn something about Thai food.
Overnight in hotel in Koh Samui

Summary of inclusions

beach relax
Breakfast
Hotel in Samui
Landscape of Khao sok NP, Thailand
River tubing, Khao sok NP, Thailand

Early breakfast then get transferred to the pier for a 1.5-hour ferry ride to Don Sak Pier in the mainland of Surat Thani and continue on a car driving to the Khaosok National Park.
This national park is the wettest spot in Thailand with some of the oldest rainforest in the world and is featured with amazing limestone rock faces, waterfalls, natural lake, trails, caves and rivers. The park is home to great diversity of plants and wildlife including many rare and endangered species.
Check in hotel and enjoy your relax within fascinating nature.

This afternoon you will enjoy exploring the Khao Sok River and forest with a canoeing trip or, if the river level is high enough, hop on top of a rubber ring for a tubing adventure. Be amazed at the natural paradise and if you're lucky you can catch some shots of elephants, exotic birds, langurs, monkeys and some other animals.
Spend time for river swimming and relax on the sandy bank, or enjoying the view from your wooden deck.
This evening, for those love adventure, you can take an optional activity of jungle night safari to look for nocturnal wildlife. The best season for animal-spotting is from December to April during the dry season. In the wet season from June to October monsoon, trails get slippery and there are often leeches.

Summary of inclusions

transportation
Private vehicle
ferry
Khao sok NP explore
Breakfast
Hotel in Khao sok
Khao sok National park trekking, Thailand
Boat cruise Khao sok National park, Thailand

Get up to the call of the nature with sounds of birds and gibbons singing around here and there. Enjoy the morning pure and fresh air as you are now in the oldest evergreen rainforest in the world.
After breakfast, take a half day hike through the rainforest of the National Park. In the wet season you will see cascading waterfalls in full flow. During the trek you will also have chances to see some animals and discover the large variety of birds and plants. Alternatively, you can just head to the hot springs for a relaxing bath in the naturally heated water.

Check out and get transfer to Ao Nang beach. Check in hotel and remainder of the day is fee at your leisure for sun, sea and sand.
Ao Nang is one of a tourist hubs in Krabi mainland in the southern coast of Thailand with pretty and palm-fringed beach and its gently sloping sand offers some of the best swimming and sun bathing in the area. There is a relatively great choice of restaurants, bars, shops and cafes along the beach stretch making atmosphere here quite exciting, especially when night falls. Sunset on Ao Nang beach is somewhat one of the best natural shows in Krabi.

Summary of inclusions

transportation
Private vehicle
Khao sok trekking
Breakfast
Hotel in Ao Nang
Ao nang, krabi, thailand
Ao nang, krabi, thailand

Breakfast at the hotel.
Enjoy a free day to relax with white sand, honey sunlight and emerald water. During the time at your own pace, you may like to participate in one of optional activities available there. For those who like something active, Ao Nang rock climbing or scuba diving trip at nearby islands are good choices. You can also just pick up a bicycle and have a leisurely ride to visit the nearby waterfalls or take a trip to the natural hot spring and emerald pools for a relaxing swimming in clear water while little fish nibble at your toes. Thai cooking class and Thai massage also available at your disposal.
Overnight in hotel in Ao Nang.

Summary of inclusions

Beach relax
Breakfast
Hotel in Ao Nang
Phi phi island, thailand
Phi phi island, thailand

Breakfast at the hotel then head out on a tour to explore the prominent Phi Phi Islands.
Being one of the most famous island group in southern Thailand, Koh Phi Phi is a paradise for beach lovers that is known for its amazing rock cliffs, stunning white sandy beaches, colourful coral reefs, honey tropical sun and crystal clear water.

Embark a speed boat to Phi Phi Leh where you will visit the Maya Bay which was made famous by the movie “The Beach”. After a time for relax and swimming in beautiful crystal water, continue on to Loh Samah Bay and followed by Pileh Lagoon where you enjoy wonderful snorkeling to see coral, explore rock cliffs and soak up tropical sun.
Lunch is served at beachside restaurant.
In the afternoon we will visit Monkey Beach where you can feed the monkeys then continue to Bamboo Island for relaxing and swimming in the tropical waters before getting transferred to the Railay beach for check in hotel and relax.   
Overnight in Railay

Summary of inclusions

Boat
Phi Phi island tour
Breakfast & lunch
Hotel in Railay
Railay, krabi, thailand
Railay, krabi, thailand

Located just south of Ao Nang beach and accessible only by boat, Railay beach is an enclave embraced by sheer-sided limestone mountains presenting an extraordinary world of gorgeous white sand, tranquil crystal water, soaring cliffs and tropical green, with absolutely no hassle.
This very picturesque tropical peninsular is one of Thailand's most stunning beach areas and really is a paradise for water and beach lovers.
Enjoy your day free for swimming, sunbathing on the beautiful beaches. Also, you may think about taking optional activity of kayaking around the bay, rock climbing or to enjoy the sunset in the romantic space of the sailing yacht which includes visits to some nearby islands where you can enjoy exploring coral reefs with snorkeling and so on.

Summary of inclusions

beach relax
Breakfast
Hotel in Railay

Breakfast is at the hotel.

Morning free at your leisure until check out time (12.00) and get transferred by boat then by vehicle to the Krabi airport for your departure flight.

Safe travel and see you again!

Summary of inclusions

transportation
Private airport transfer
Breakfast

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PRICE & TERMS

PRICING IN US DOLLAR FOR PRIVATE TRIP PER PERSON BASED ON TWIN/ DOUBLE SHARING:

Number of Persons 2 3 - 4 5 - 6 7 - 8 Single supp
Price Please contact us for best price upon your travel date, number of travelers and specific needs

Inclusions

  • Accommodation in a twin/double sharing room
  • Meals as mentioned
  • English or French speaking guide
  • Transportation on tour by private vehicle
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • Water & cold tissue in car
  • Government taxes & Service charges

Exclusion

  • Other services than mentioned
  • Visa & International flights
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips, Travel insurance
  • Bank transfer fee if any

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IMPORTANT NOTES

Tour itinerary: This tour itinerary can be tailored to meet your travel time frame, style, budget and expectation the best

Tour price: Travel Authentic Asia focus on quality and affordable package prices with the best value. The price is based on number of traveler taking the trip, the accommodation category you wish to stay, the mode of transportation, meals provided….

Payment: A deposit of 30% of total price is needed to initiate the tour booking after the itinerary is finalized. The balance for the trip is due 15 days prior to your arrival.

Arrival and departure flights: You are advised to make your own booking for international flights from/back your home country. This allows you to determine better the travel time frame, budget and to deal with insurance claim when needed. Travel Authentic Asia team will base on your flight schedule to work out the best itinerary for you or/and to modify the itinerary to get it matches.

Travel documents: You must carry a valid passport and have obtained all of the appropriate visas, permits and certificates for the countries in which you will visit during your trip. Your passport must be valid for at least six months beyond the duration of the trip. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are in possession of the correct visas, permits and certificates for your trip. Travel Authentic Asia accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the failure of clients to obtain appropriate documentation.

Travel insurance: It is your responsibility to get your own international travel insurance and read the insurance policy before you travel and ensure that the insurance scheme provides with the requisite level of cover. Insurance should cover personal accident and medical expenses, evacuation and repatriation, baggage loss, and cancellation or curtailment of vacation. In some cases, travelers may have pre-existing medical conditions which their travel insurance company will not cover.
Other than local travel insurance(s) included in sightseeing tickets at sites, Travel Authentic Asia does not provide any kind of travel insurance on the trip except required and paid separately from the tour price.

 
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