Thailand: Bangkok and the best of the beaches
Day 1-2 Bangkok
Enjoy the thriving metropolis that is Thailand’s capital city. This riverine city, strung out along the Chao Phraya River and sliced up by an extensive network of canals known as klongs, is best enjoyed from the water. Take the ferry to the Grand Palace, Wat Arun and the city’s many other riverside sights. At the end of the day, ascend to one of Bangkok’s many rooftop bars and watch the sun sink below the horizon behind the absorbingThai capital.
Transfers to Khao Sok National Park 1h05m
Day 3-6 Khao Sok National Park
Escape to this tranquil nature reserve, one of Southern Thailand’s finest. Featuring a dense jungle, impressive limestone formations and a man-made lake, this area is home to many rare species of plants and animals. Visitors are able to explore the park on elephant-back tours, rafting trips or along the many hiking trails that criss-cross the park.
Transfers to Khao Lak 0h58m
Day 7-10 Khao Lak
Lie back and enjoy the 25km of beaches which comprise Khao Lak. The area’s the jumping off point for scuba diving trips to the Similan Islands, but this family friendly, unspoilt stretch of coastline exerts a strong pull on many tourists seeking a typical Thai holiday.
Transfers to Phuket 2h02m
Day 11-13 Phuket
Enjoy this beautiful province known for its large rainforests, mountainous interior, and plam-fringed coastline bordering the Andaman Sea. The area features some of Thailand’s most popular beaches, and is also home to manyluxurious hotels and intimate guesthouses. With popular spas, cafes, bars and restaurants, the province is perfect for relaxation and leisure.
Transfers to Bangkok 1h15m