Highlights of central Thailand

  6 Days / 5 Nights
  Bangkok - Kanchanaburi - Ayutthaya - Khao Yai - Bangkok
 RTC-1-0014

 

 

Round trip to the outstanding highlights of central Thailand with focus on the national parks. Various cultural and historical attractions enrich this extraordinary tour.

Location Information:
Day 1: Bangkok – Kanchanaburi

Drive from the hotel in Bangkok towards the west. First stop at the salt fields. Then visit of the floating market. Lunch at a local restaurant. Explore of the seven-tier waterfall in the Erawan National Park. Visit the historical railway line at the Hellfire Pass. Boat ride through the jungle to the floating hotel with check-in. Dinner and entertainment with Mon-dances.

Day 2: Kanchanaburi

Visit a Mon Village. Elephant trekking through the picturesque mountain landscape. Enjoy rafting on the river Kwae to the hotel and check-in. Bicycle ride to a nearby lava cave. Return to the hotel. Relax and swim in the river. Dinner at the hotel.

Day 3: Kanchanaburi – Ayutthaya

Boat ride to Saiyok Yai Waterfall. Return by boat to the car. Dive to Sai Yok Noi Waterfall. Lunch at a local restaurant. Train ride on the Death Railway route to Kanchanaburi. Visit the historical railway bridge over the River Kwai. Drive to Ayutthaya and check in at the hotel. Explore the night market.

Day 4: Ayutthaya – Khao Yai

Visit Wat Phanang Choen and Wat Yai Chai-Mongkol. Drive to Khao Yai National Park. Visit the 1,119m high Pha Deaw Dai plateau. Enjoy the panoramic view over the park. Lunch at a local restaurant by the National Park’s visitor center. Trek with a local ranger along a small river surrounded by dense tropical vegetation. On the way visit Orchid Cliff Waterfall with its wild orchids. After visit Haew Suwat Waterfall. Drive to an observation tower. Transfer to the resort with check in.

Day 5: Khao Yai

Short drive back to the national park. A trek with a local ranger leads to a remote part of the park. Picnic at the Pong Ta Long waterfall. Afterwards continue upstream to another hidden waterfall. Time to relax and swim. Walk back to the waiting car and return to the resort. Late afternoon visit a bat cave. Millions of bats fly towards the park in search of food. Transfer back to the resort.

Day 6: Khao Yai – Bangkok
Optional Destination: Koh Chang, Koh Samed

Relax at the resort. Early afternoon return to Bangkok airport or hotel. 

With a surcharge, the tour can end on the island of Koh Chang or Koh Samed.

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Price
Season 2 - 3 Persons 4 - 6 Persons SGL Surcharge

Accommodation
Destination Hotel Rating Category Nights
Kanchanaburi River Kwai Jungle Rafts
River Kwai Resotel

Raft Room (Half Board)
Standard Chalet
1
Kanchanaburi River Kwai Resotel Standard Chalet 1
Ayutthaya Krungsri River Hotel Luxury Room 1
Khao Yai Greenery Resort Greenery Room 2

We reserve the right to exchange hotels/categories according to availability. 

Note: We offer a wide range of hotels in all categories. If you would like to upgrade the hotel or room category please inform us accordingly and we will try to accommodate your request.

Questions / Inquiries
Services Included

Air-conditioned car /van and driver

English speaking guide (French and German speaking guides available upon request)

Rates include all entrance fees as per program.

Accommodation as listed on twin sharing basis

Daily breakfast in the hotel (B)

Other meals as per itinerary (L/D)

Services Excluded

Personal expenses

Tips

Remarks

Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults with extra bed 70% of adult rate.

Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults without extra bed 50% of adult rate.

Valid only if child travels with two paying adults.