Starts: Bangkok, Thailand
Ends: Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
Our trip takes you from the bright lights of Bangkok to the southern jungles of the Khao Sok National Park, one of our favourite places in Thailand. We then head to the stunning tropical islands of Koh Phi Phi and Koh Phangan, home of the legendary Full Moon Party.
Your 10-day tour is fully guided by our awesome Western group leaders with the help of local guides along the way. Our leaders have travelled Asia extensively and will ensure you have the trip of a lifetime!
Our trip includes a range of local travel options so your journey is part of the fun! Tuk tuks, trains, longtail boats, ferries, minibuses and the occasional piggyback!
Our local accommodation has been selected to offer the best experience in each area we visit, from top-rated 5-star hostels to floating bamboo raft houses in the jungle.
Bangkok Airport Transfer
When you arrive in Bangkok our rep will be waiting for you at the airport. We?ll drive you direct to our accommodation in the city. Our Bangkok accommodation is located near Khao San Road, the place to be in Bangkok! Everything is pre-arranged so your check-in will be easy.
10-DAY / 10-NIGHT ITINERARY
Day 1 ? Bangkok
Welcome to Bangkok! After checking into your room and meeting your Ultimate Thailand roomies, meet the rest of your Group at our Welcome Dinner. Your Group Leader will explain everything you need to know about the trip and answer all your questions. After dinner, we?ll explore some of our favourite Bangkok nightlife spots! Dinner & 1 drink included.
Day 2 ? Bangkok Tour
Our tour of Bangkok begins with a boat trip through the city?s busy rivers and canals. Our Thai and Western Guides will show you a different side to the city and explain about Bangkok?s history, religion and culture. Explore the Dawn Temple ?Wat Arun?, Reclining Buddha Temple ?Wat Pho? and the shopping mall and markets. Tonight we party in Bangkok!
Day 3 ? Overnight Train
Spend the morning relaxing, get a Thai massage or hit the town for more shopping. That afternoon we travel to the train station catch the overnight train to Southern Thailand. The overnight train is loads of fun. Have dinner and drinks on the train, sleep in your own comfy bed and wake up refreshed for a day in the jungle at Khao Sok National Park.
Day 4 ? Floating Raft Houses
We travel by longtail boat to our floating raft houses hidden deep in the rainforest of the Khao Sok National Park. See amazing animals, breathtaking scenery and learn about the local history of the area. The clear water is warm all year round. Enjoy a swim, kayak on the lake or take a relaxing nap in a hammock. That evening, after a tasty dinner with fish caught fresh on the lake, we take a night safari to see hornbills and other nocturnal wild animals. Lunch and Dinner included.
Day 5 ? Khao Sok Village
Wake up in your bamboo rafthouse to the sound of monkeys in the treetops. We jump in the longtail boat for a safari to spot monkeys playing in the trees along the side of the lake. Swim and kayak on the lake before we travel to our next stop, Khao Sok Jungle Village. On the way we stop to feed baby wild monkeys. Chill out at Jungle Village or hire a tube and come tubing on the river. That evening we go to our favourite Thai Reggae Bar for dinner. Breakfast included.
Day 6 ? Koh Phi Phi
Today we arrive at Koh Phi Phi, home of ?The Beach?, for two nights of tropical island fun! We arrive late-afternoon and check in to our accommodation. That night we meet at our favourite beach bar for dinner, drinks and music on the beach as the sun goes down. Later that night we see a beach fireshow and explore the awesome nightlife of Koh Phi Phi.
Day 7 ? Maya Bay ?The Beach?
Today we take a longtail boat tour of the Phi Phi Islands, to explore Maya Bay ?The Beach? and Monkey Bay. We stop for some snorkelling and see loads of amazing fish on the limestone reefs. That night we party at one of our favorite beach clubs!
Day 8 ? Koh Phangan
We arrive on the tropical island paradise of Koh Phangan, home of the world-famous Full Moon Party. You?ll be staying right near the beach, with crystal clear water and amazing sunsets. Tonight we relax on the beach and slurp cocktails as the sun goes down.
Day 9 ? Koh Phangan
Today is a free day to relax on the beach or explore Koh Phangan. Soak up some sun, swim on the beach, go kayaking or snorkelling. Get launched into the air at WipeOut or go for a stroll through the town ? there is heaps to do on Koh Phangan! Your group leader will help to arrange everything. That evening we enjoy more drinks and a night of fun!
Day 10 ? Farewell Party
Today?s the last day of the tour, but your adventure doesn?t finish here. Your group leader will recommend other places for you to visit in Thailand and South East Asia. That evening we meet up for a farewell dinner and party on the beach at our favourite beach bar! Your resort accommodation is included on the final night.