The Grand Tour of Thailand

Wat Arun, Bangkok
Wat Arun, Bangkok
  • Tour Information
  • Guide Price

    From £3,845 per person sharing for departures in May.

  • What´s Included
    • Return international flights
    • 23 nights’ accommodation
    • Breakfast daily, 14 lunches & 5 dinners
    • Private transfers and tours
    • Private English speaking guides
    • Sightseeing shown in the itinerary
  • Departure Information

    Daily departures year round (best time November to April).

    Flight options available:
    • UK regional departures
    • Cabin upgrades
    • Alternative carriers

An in-depth exploration of Thailand, taking in many of its most important historical sites, a number of its national parks and one of its wonderful islands, where you can relax at the end of a rewarding tour. Start in Bangkok before heading into the jungle near Kanchanaburi. From there head north through the central region of Thailand, stopping off at ancient ruins and fascinating temples, until you reach the scenic north. After exploring the north of the country return south for more adventures in the nationals parks and a welcome beach stay.

  • Day
  • Itinerary
  • 1
  • London Heathrow - Bangkok: with Thai Airways.
  • 2
  • Bangkok: arrive and check in for a 3 night stay.
  • 3
  • Bangkok: morning tour of Bangkok. Afternoon visit to the Grand Palace & Wat Pho.
  • 4
  • Bangkok: morning tour to the Floating Market. Afternoon at leisure.
  • 5
  • Bangkok - Kanchanaburi: drive to Kanchanaburi, then check in. Evening visit to Kanchanaburi's night market.
  • 6
  • Kanchanaburi - Tham Thanlod & Si Nakharin national parks: morning tour of Tham Thanlod National Park. After lunch transfer to Si Nakharin National Park for a 2 night stay in a camp.
  • 7
  • Si Nakharin National Park: full day tour around Si Nakharin National Park. Overnight stay in the camp.
  • 8
  • Si Nakharin National Park - Hellfire Pass - Kanchanaburi: full day tour to Hellfire Pass then return to Kanchanaburi for the night.
  • 9
  • Kanchanaburi - Ayuthaya: drive to Ayuthaya to check into your hotel. Afternoon tour of Ayuthaya.
  • 10
  • Ayuthaya - Lopburi - Phitsanuloke - Sukhothai: morning tour of Lopburi & Phitsanuloke. Drive on to Sukhothai for 1 night.
  • 11
  • Sukhothai - Sri Satchanalai - Lampang: morning tour of Sukhothai & Sri Satchanalai. Afterwards drive to Lampang.
  • 12
  • Lampang - Phayao - Golden Triangle - Chiang Rai: morning sightseeing. Late afternoon drive to your hotel near Chiang Rai for 2 nights.
  • 13
  • Chiang Rai - Doi Mae Salong - Mae Sai - Chiang Rai: morning visit to a Lisu village. Afternoon drive to Ban Lorcha to see the hill tribe community centre.
  • 14
  • Chiang Rai - Chiang Mai: transfer to Chiang Mai for the next 3 nights. Afternoon tour of the handicraft villages.
  • 15
  • Chiang Mai - Elephant Nature Park - Chiang Mai: full day visit to the Elephant Nature Park.
  • 16
  • Chiang Mai: full day tour of Chiang Mai.
  • 17
  • Chiang Mai - Bangkok: fly to Bangkok. Overnight train journey to Surat Thani.
  • 18
  • Surat Thani - Khao Sok National Park: morning arrival in Surat Thani then transfer to Khao Sok National Park for 2 nights.
  • 19
  • Khao Sok National Park: day's activities in Khao Sok National Park. After lunch free time for the rest of the day.
  • 20
  • Khao Sok National Park - Chiew Laan Lake: transfer to Chiew Laan Lake for 1 night in a floating rafthouse.
  • 21
  • Chiew Laan Lake - Phuket - Koh Yao: morning tour of Chiew Laan Lake. Then transfer to Phuket to take a boat to Koh Yao for 4 nights.
  • 22-24
  • Koh Yao: days at leisure to relax or explore Koh Yao.
  • 25
  • Koh Yao - Phuket - Bangkok: morning at leisure. Afternoon flight to Bangkok to connect with your onward flight home.
  • 26
  • London Heathrow: morning arrival.
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