Day 1 Bangkok Arrive at any time.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Bangkok/Kanchanaburi (1B, 1D) Enjoy a klong boat tour of Bangkok including a visit to Wat Pho. Travel to Kanchanaburi and head to your floating rafthouse accommodation. Enjoy free time to explore.
Klong Riverboat Tour
Wat Po Visit
Overnight Rafthouse Excursion
Private Vehicle (2.00-3.00 hours, 129km)
Day 3 Kanchanaburi (1B) Enjoy a day of sightseeing at Erawan Falls and the Bridge on the River Kwai. Explore the Allied War Cemetery, the Thai-Burmese Railway Centre and the JEATH War Museum to learn more about the area's history.
Erawan Waterfalls Visit
Bridge on the River Kwai Visit
Thai/Burma Railway Centre and Allied War Cemetery Visit
Enjoy a short drive to view the beautiful Erawan Waterfalls. (1-2 hours per direction)
Private Vehicle (1.00-2.00 hours)
Day 4 Kanchanaburi to Ayutthaya (1B) Travel to Ayutthaya and visit the historical sites of the old capital city. Opt to visit Chan Kasem National Museum and Chao Sam Phraya Museum.
Temple Ruins Tour
Private Vehicle (2.00 hour(s))
Day 5 Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai (1B) Spend a full day exploring Ayutthaya before boarding an overnight train to Chiang Mai.
Basic overnight train (beds) (12.00 hour(s))
Day 6 Chiang Mai Chiang Mai is a vibrant city with heaps to see and do. Famous for its night market, cooking classes, and Muay Thai, it's a feat to fit it all in.
Doi Suthep Temple Visit
Private Vehicle (0.75 hour(s))
Day 7 Chiang Mai (1B, 1D) Enjoy free time to explore Chiang Mai. Opt for a bicycle tour, a visit the Mae Sai waterfall, shopping at the night market, or getting a traditional Thai massage. Enjoy a local cooking class with dinner.
Day 8 Chiang Mai/Chiang Rai (1B) Travel to Chiang Rai and start exploring.
Private Vehicle (4.50-5.00 hours, 274km)
Day 9 Chiang Rai (1B) Visit the town of Mae Sai and the Opium Museum.
Mae Sai Visit
Opium Museum Visit
Day 10 Chiang Rai/Lampang (1B, 1D) Continue on to Lampang and enjoy a homestay in a traditional Lanna village. Participate in craft demonstrations and opt to help prepare a local meal.
Private Vehicle (5.00 hour(s), 315km)
Day 11 Lampang/Sukhothai (1B, 1L) Take in traditional morning activities, followed by lunch in the village. Travel to Sukhothai and enjoy a free afternoon.
Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 213km)
Day 12 Sukhothai (1B) Take a half-day guided bike tour of Sukhothai Historical Park and explore the area with some free time.
Sukhothai Bicycle Tour
Day 13 Sukhothai/Bangkok (1B) Travel to Bangkok and enjoy some time for last minute shopping.
Private Vehicle (6.00-7.00 hours, 422km)
Day 14 Bangkok/Ko Samui (1B) With tons to do in the area, spend the next couple of days enjoying this tropical paradise.
Private Vehicle (0.75 hour(s))
Plane (1.00 hour(s))
Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s))
Ferry (2.00 hour(s))
Private Vehicle (0.50 hour(s))
Day 15 Ko Samui (1B) Relax on the beach or visit the bustling little town. Opt for a snorkelling trip in Ang Thong Marine Park.
Day 16 Ko Samui/Koh Pha Ngan (1B) Take a ferry to nearby Koh Pha Ngan, with time to explore the island's waterfalls, swim in lagoons, hike, or relax. If it's the right time, opt to take part in the island's famous Full Moon Party.
Transfer to the ferry terminal and board for the short ride to Koh Phangan.
Ferry (0.75 hour(s))
Day 17 Koh Pha Ngan (1B) With everything from yoga and meditation courses, natural beauty, and its famous full moon parties, Koh Phangan has something for everyone.
Day 18 Koh Pha Ngan/Ko Tao (1B) Travel to Koh Tao, in English known as ‘turtle island’. While most of the visitors spend their days in the water, in the evening the beach bars and hotels spill over with people looking to share their tales of the days activities and a cold beer or two.
Transfer to the ferry in Koh Phangan and on the other end in Koh Tao.
Ferry (2.50 hour(s))
Day 19 Ko Tao (1B, 1L) Enjoy an included snorkelling trip from Koh Tao through Koh Nang Yuan.
Day 20 Ko Tao (1B) Depart at any time.
Want to take the hassle out of getting back to Bangkok? Book the Bangkok Express, a two-day post-tour Extra. Speak to your Global Connection Officer or travel agent to book.
Add the “Bangkok Express: Koh Tao to Bangkok” to your adventure and make your way back to bustling Bangkok with the guidance of a CEO. This nifty post-tour Extra includes a ferry to the mainland where you’ll board an overnight train to Bangkok arriving in the city early the next morning. Speak to your Global Connection Officer or travel agent to book.