Gulf Coast and National Parks of the South

  6 Days / 5 Nights
  Bangkok - Kanchanaburi - Hua Hin - Chumphon - Surat Thani - Khao Sok National Park - Phuket
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Diverse southern Thailand Tour from Bangkok along the Gulf Coast and across the Malay Peninsula to Phuket in the Andaman Sea.

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 – Hua Hin

Visit a Mon village. Elephant trekking through the picturesque mountain landscape. Boat ride to the car and drive to Sai Yok Noi Waterfall. Lunch at a local restaurant. Train ride on the Death Railway route to Kanchanaburi. Visit the historic railway bridge over the River Kwai. Explore the former summer residence of King Rama 4 atop the Khao Wang Mountain. In Hua Hin visit the oldest railway station. Check-in at the city hotel. Explore to the night market.

Day 3: Hua Hin – Chumphon

Drive to Sam Roi Yot National Park with a stop at a shrimp farm. Boat ride and hike to Phraya Nakhon cave with the beautiful small pavilion. Return by boat and lunch at a local restaurant. Visit the Khao Chong Krajok, known as the Mirror Mountain. Stop at the Ban Krut temple. Drive to the beach in Chumphon and check-in at the hotel.

Day 4: Chumphon – Surat Thani

Drive to the white sandy beach Hat Sai Ri. Visit the shrine of the Prince of Chumphon. Explore the great fruit market in Lang Suan. Drive to the ancient city of Chaiya with the Phra Borom That Chaiya temple. In Surat Thani boat tour on the side arms of the Tapi River. Drive along traditional wooden stilt houses and mangrove forests. Transfer to the hotel with dinner at the riverside.

Day 5: Surat Thani – Khao Sok

Visit a monkey school, where the monkeys learn to pick coconuts from the tall palm trees. Drive to Ratchaprabha Dam (Cheow Lan). Boat ride on the big lake with its impressive karst formations. Lunch at a local restaurant. Transfer to the National Park and check-in at the resort. Opportunity to relax by the Sok River. Dinner at the resort.

Day 6: Khao Sok – Phuket
Optional Destination: Khao Lak, Krabi

Canoe trip on the Sok River through dense jungle. Drive to Phang Nga Bay. Boat ride through fast mangrove forests. Lunch in the fishing village on Koh Phanee. Visit the James Bond Island with the Mushroom Rock. Return by boat to the mainland. 

Transfer to your hotel.

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Price
Season 2 - 3 Persons 4 - 6 Persons SGL Surcharge
May 01, 2017 - Oct 31, 2017 € 1,075 € 685 € 133

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

Raft Room (Half Board)
Standard Chalet
1
Hua Hin Thipurai City Hotel Standard Room 1
Chumphon Chumphon Cabana Resort Superior Bungalow 1
Surat Thani Diamond Plaza Hotel Suratthani Deluxe Room 1
Khao Sok Khao Sok Riverside Cottages Cottage Room 1

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.