Super South Thailand

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Super South Thailand

from £530
Duration: 9 days
Countries: Thailand
Embrace your inner beach bum and come home with sand in all the wrong places. Bring SPF 30, a sense of adventure and an appetite for the delicious and strange.
Summary

Super South Thailand

LOVE BEACHES? LOVE ISLANDS? LOVE COCKTAILS? LOVE THIS TRIP. HEAD FROM BUZZING BANGKOK TO BLISSFUL KOH SAMUI, SNORKEL, SWIM AND HANG AT WATERFALLS. AND VISIT JUNGLY KHAO SOK NATIONAL PARK, FINISH UP AT AO NANG A PARADISE DREAM!

DAY 1-2 - BANGKOK

Bangkok is a huge, buzzing, crazy city. Make the most of it because from tomorrow the only thing underfoot will be sand. An overnight train is the only thing between you and paradise.

Day 1
Arrive in Bangkok and spend time getting to know this city. There will be a pre departure meeting at approx. 6pm tonight!
Please look for a note in the hotel lobby or ask the hotel reception where it will take place. If you can't arrange a flight that will arrive in time, you may wish to arrive a day early so you're able to attend. We'll be happy to book additional accommodation for you (subject to availability). If you're going to be late, please inform the hotel reception. We'll be collecting your insurance details and next of kin information at this meeting, so please ensure you have all these details to provide to your leader.

Day 2
Explore some of Bangkok's most famous sights, including the Grand Palace and the adjoining Temple of the Emerald Buddha

Take up an optional visit Wat Po – the temple of the famous Reclining Buddha

or jump on board a local khlong boat

Spend a free afternoon making your own discoveries

Perhaps go shopping in the many excellent shops and markets for which Bangkok is renowned

Catch the overnight train to Surat Thani, in the south of Thailand

Included Activities:

Bangkok - Grand Palace

Optional Activities

Bangkok - Thai massage - THB250
Bangkok - Wat Pho temple - THB200
Bangkok - Urban Adventures - Bangkok Chinatown Food Discovery - THB1870
Bangkok - Urban Adventures - Temple & River of Kings - THB2200
Bangkok - Urban Adventures - Tuk Tuk city tour - THB1400
Nouvo City Hotel (Canal wing) or similiar

Breakfast

DAY 3-4 - KOH SAMUI

Arrive into Surat Thani and continue by public bus and ferry to Koh Samui (approx 4 hours)
Take a dip in the waterfalls at Na Muang, swim, sunbake or snorkel – the choice is yours.
Take a trip around the island in a songthaew, visiting the 15-metre tall Big Buddha
Spend free time on Koh Samui swimming, lazing in the sun or snorkelling
Perhaps take an optional day tour to the Ang Thong National Marine Park

Included Activities

Koh Samui - half day island tour

Optional Activities

Koh Samui - day trip to Ang Thong Marine Park by slowboat THB800
Koh Samui - day trip to Ang Thong Marine Park by speedboat THB2200
Koh Samui - day trip to Koh Tao & Koh Nan Yuan THB2100

Lamai Buri Resort or similar

Breakfast

DAY 5 - KHAO SOK NATIONAL PARK

We travel to Khao Sok National Park by songtaew, ferry and mini van. (approx 5 hours)

See this amazing tangle of limestone karsts and jungle and say hi to the monkeys. Fall asleep in a jungle guesthouse.

Perhaps head down to the river for a canoeing trip in the country's finest and largest rainforest

Spot monkeys playing by the waters edge during the experience

Optional walks along the many interesting trails and beside the many waterways that exist within the park

Optional Activities

Khao Sok National Park - canoeing at Ratchaprapha

Morning Mist Hotel or similar

Breakfast

DAY 6-9 - AO NANG

Travel down south to see beautiful beaches, swim in cyrstal clear waters and enjoy amazing sunsets.
Depart by public bus from Khao Sok to the beautiful beach area of Ao Nang

Day 6
settle in to the beach side town of Ao Nang and find your favourite place on the beach!

Day 7
Travel by speed boat to check out Phi Phi Island, Bamboo Island, Viking caves, Pileh Lagoon and many great snorkelling opportunities. Lunch is included.

Day 8
Relax on the beach, participate in an optional Thai cooking class, or head around to Railay Beach, your options are endless.

Day 9
departure day no activities you are free to depart at anytime.

Included Activities:

Ao Nang - Day trip by speedboat to Phi Phi island, snorkelling included

Optional Activities:

Ao Nang - Kayaking - Mangrove Forest (Ao Tha Len) THB1000
Ao Nang - Kayaking - Sea (Koh Hong) THB1500
Ao Nang - Cyrstal pools and Hot Springs THB1800
Ao Nang - Cooking class THB1000
Ao Nang - Thai Massage THB200-300

J Mansion or similar

Lunch


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from £530

Phone:

Call 0333 333 9923 to enquire or book

Important Information

Group size: - 16
Transport: Aircon Bus, Boat, Ferry, Local Bus, Mini-Van, Sleeper Train, Songthaew, Tuk-Tuk
Accommodation: 1 Night Sleeper Train, 4 Nights Guesthouse, 1 Night Hotel, 2 Nights Beach Resort
Starts in: Bangkok
Ends in: Ao Nang, Thailand

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