Thailand Island Hopping – West Coast

Classic, Bangkok to Ao Nang

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

Thailand’s known for its unrivalled beaches, so forget setting foot on just one. This eight-day tour lets you hop around some of the best beaches along the Andaman Sea, discover the hues of Koh Mook’s Emerald Cave, and snack on some tasty barbecue on the shores of Koh Lanta. Find that sweet spot just for you, whether that means getting your thrills from optional activities like whitewater rafting, or just picking a place where you can hang out and watch the waves.

What’s included

  • Beach barbecue (Koh Lanta)
  • Half-day snorkelling boat trip through the Trang Islands (Koh Ngai)
  • Free time on spectacular beaches
  • Internal flight
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Enjoy the deserted beaches of koh ngai
  • Snorkel the emerald cave of koh mook
  • Kick back on koh lanta’s shores
  • Explore krabi and opt to jungle trek or kayak


Day 1 Bangkok Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Bangkok/Koh Ngai (1B) Fly to Trang and board a ferry to tiny Koh Ngai, a pristine paradise. Opt to relax, snorkel or trek rainforest trails to deserted beaches. Transport: Plane (1.50 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (0.75 hour(s)) Ferry (1.00 hour(s))
Day 3 Koh Ngai (1B) Enjoy an included snorkelling trip to nearby Koh Chuek and experience the amazing Emerald Cave of Koh Mook. Included Activities: Trang Islands Snorkelling Tour
Day 4 Koh Ngai/Koh Lanta (1B, 1D) Take a ferry to the secluded island of Koh Lanta. Enjoy some free time before a beach barbecue this evening. Transport: Ferry (1.00 hour(s))
Day 5 Koh Lanta (1B) Opt for a day trip to nearby Koh Rok where you can snorkel at Koh Rok's national park, trek to a view point and enjoy a picnic lunch.
Day 6 Koh Lanta/Ao Nang (1B) Take a ferry to Ao Nang in Krabi. Enjoy free time exploring the small town or relaxing on its beautiful beaches. Transport: Ferry (2.25 hour(s))
Day 7 Ao Nang (1B) Spend a free day in the area. Opt for a day trip to idyllic Railay Beach, to head out on a snorkelling trip or go rock climbing on the limestone karsts. This area boasts plenty of activities such as kayaking, diving, snorkelling, jungle trekking, whitewater rafting and quad biking.
Day 8 Ao Nang (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. Additional Notes: Add the “Bangkok Express: Ao Nang 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 transfer to Surat Thani 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. Included Activities: Departure Day