Thailand certainly has its fair share of both Jungles and Beaches. This tour takes in the very best of both worlds and gives enough time to get to grips with both ....

Day 1
Arrival in Bangkok and transfer from the airport to your hotel

Day 2 (B)
Discover Bangkok on your own, for information you can go to our own tour counter in the hotel.

Day 3 (B)
Free at leisure, in the evening you will take the overnight sleeper train to Chiang Mai.

Day 4
Arrival in Chiang Mai and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day free at leisure.

Day 5 (B,L,D)
Departure from the hotel by Pick Up truck, drive half an hour north of Chiang Mai to visit a local market. We continue for another 1.5 hour to a Shan village where we have lunch. After that we walk for about half an hour to a Hmong village. This tribe used to fight side by side with the Americans during the Vietnam war. From here through the beautiful jungle in about 2.5 hours to the Karen village where we will spend the night.

Day 6 (B,L)
After breakfast we will walk for about 1 hour to reach the elephant camp where we will ride these majestic animals for about 1.5 hours. From here it is another 1.5 hour walk to the water fall where your guide will prepare lunch. After that we follow the river for about 1.5 hours to the place where our truck is waiting. We continue by truck to the rafting camp where we will do bamboo rafting for about 1 hour. Then back to Chiang Mai where we will arrive late afternoon.

Day 7 (B)
Free at leisure. You could for example do a cycling tour or learn how to cook Thai food. Late afternoon your aircon sleeper bus leaves for Hua Hin

Day 8
In the morning you will arrive in Hua Hin where you can take a local taxi to the hotel.

Day 9 (B)
Enjoy your beach stay.

Day 10 (B)
You will have a full day more on the beach, late evening we take the overnight sleeper train to Surathani.

Day 11 (L, D)
Transfer from Suratthani train station by private songthaew. The journey to Tree Tops is around two hours. You will be met off the Phuket bus by Tree Tops staff who will drive you to Tree Tops. On your arrival, check-in, and after some refreshments you will be taken to your tree house which is equipped with mosquito net, double bed, cold water shower & toilet (an extra single bed is available in triple rooms).Depending on the time of your arrival, you can then either relax the short time until lunch or walk in the grounds taking in the spectacular scenery and visiting a small local cave. After lunch, tubing down the Klong Sok in inner-tubes observing dramatic mountain cliffs and wildlife along the way. Visit a viewpoint and small waterfall on the way back. Dinner and overnight in your jungle tree top shelter.

Day 12 (B,L,D)
Breakfast and transfer by mini van to the  Raja Phraba lake, the transfer takes about 45 minutes, after that you will meet your captain who will take you for a 1 hour scenic tour around the lake. Emerald waters, primary jungle and majestic limestone cliffs will make it seems a fairy tale. After the scenic ride we will stop at the rafthouses, where friendly locals will meet you for lunch with local delicacies. You will also have time to explore the surroundings by canoe or to go swim around the rafts. We will then take you for a 1.5 hour trek across the Jungle, with one of our jungle expert guides, who will try to spot wild life and share his knowledge about the local fauna and flora with you.  We will continue by exploring the Nam Taloo Cave, (depending on the weather condition) that was a refuge for communist students at the end of the 70’since they were persecuted by the army and hiding in the jungle until the amnesty, it might also be a good chance for you to spot wildlife, Longtail macaques, langurs and all kind of reptiles can often be seen in this area. Dinner and overnight at the Resort

Day 13 (B)
After breakfast this trip ends and we transfer you by public bus to Surathani. You can look back to an unforgettable trip!  From Surathani you go by ferry to the tropical island of Koh Samui.

Day 13-17 (B)
Beach at Koh Samui.

Day 17
Around midday we will pick you up at your hotel and bring you to the ferry. After arriving at the mainland we will drop you off at the train station of Surathani where you take the night train to Bangkok.

Day 18
In the morning you arrive in Bangkok and this is where your tour ends.

Detailed info & Prices

 

Duration: 

17 nights/ 18 days package.
Highlights: 
  • Bangkok
  • Chiang Mai
  • Khao Sok
  • Beach
Operational: Daily
Price Includes: All activities and transfers by public bus, as well accommodation and meals.
Not included:  

Price: THB 28.400 per person (minimum 2 persons)

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