Are you an active traveller who would like to discover Thailand? Enjoy this Exotic Thai Vacation Package for Active Travellers (11 days) from Bangkok to Krabi including trekking through the jungle, rafting on the traditional bamboo raft through the Taeng River and kayaking through the mangroves of Ao Thalane in Krabi area. Ao Thalane or Thalane Bay is one of the most beautiful bays in Thailand. During the kayaking tour you will be able to discover small islands, caves and hidden lagoons and enjoy the landscape, fauna and endemic flora. You will also discover Baan Chang Elephant Park where you will enjoy bathing with the elephants. It is a unique small Thai family-run ecological park that is dedicated to offering the elephants the best possible quality of life without tolerating practices such as elephant dancing, circus tricks and riding activities. You will enjoy one free day in Krabi, staying in a hotel near the unspoiled Ao Nang beach with the blue waters of the Andaman Sea. A short walk along the beach will take you to the boats that provide access to other beaches on the coast and nearby islands.Individual travel request form Enjoy a private tour
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You will start the day with a guided tour of Bangkok city by using the local transports (SkyTrain, Chao Praya Express, Tuk-tuks). During the excursion you will discover the Grand Palace (former residence of the kings and home of the Emerald Buddha), Wat Pho (the temple of the largest Reclining Buddha in Thailand at 46 metres in length and 15 metres in height), Wat Suthat (a peaceful heaven inside the chaotic Bangkok), Wat Saket (a Buddhist temple dating back to the Ayutthaya era) and Phu Khao Thong (“Golden Mountain”, which is a steep artificial hill inside the Wat Saket compound from where you can see the old town).
Accommodation in Bangkok.
Guided excursion in Ayutthaya, the former capital of the Siam EmpireBangkok - Ayutthaya - Chiang Mai
In the morning, you will be transferred to Ayutthaya, the former capital of the Siam Empire, where you will discover the archaeological ensemble of temples such as Wat Phrasri Sanphet, Wat Mahathat and Wat Chai Wattanaram of the Ayutthaya Historical Park, which was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1991.
In the afternoon, you will enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. You will taste the Candy Floss Roti, one of the best-known delights of the place, a crepe with cotton candy.
After lunch, you will be transferred to the train station to take the night train to the next destination, Chiang Mai, a city also known as the “Rose of the North” (second-class night train, 4-berth cabin).
Overnight in the night train.
Discovery of Doi Suthep Temple from where you will enjoy magnificent views of Chiang Mai cityChiang Mai Province
Upon arrival in Chiang Mai, you will be picked up at the train station and transferred to the hotel. The rest of the morning is free and you can start exploring the city.
At 3:00 p.m., you will enjoy a trip in Songthaew (a passenger vehicle in Thailand adapted from a pick-up or a larger truck) to the Doi Suthep Temple, located in the mountains, from where you will be able to enjoy magnificent views of Chiang Mai city. The temple is 15 kilometres from Chiang Mai city and situated at an elevation of 1,073 metres.
Upon returning, you will have a small meeting to receive instructions and advice for the next day’s trekking. You are asked to have your passport ready.
Accommodation in Chiang Mai.
Discovery of Mok Fah Waterfall, trekking through the jungle and bath with elephantsChiang Mai - Karen
After breakfast at the hotel, at 8:00 a.m. you will be picked up to start a new adventure. First, you will visit a local market. You will continue by road to the north, making a stop at Mok Fah Waterfall, where you can take a dip. Mok Fah Waterfall is one of the most beautiful attractions in Doi Suthep - Pui National Park. It is a single level waterfall, which is over 60 metres high and is a great place to swim and cool off. The crystal-clear water at its base is ideal for a refreshing swim on a hot day.
In the afternoon, you will arrive at Karen village where you will have lunch with the villagers. After lunch, you will start trekking through the jungle to Baan Pa Kao Lam village. Afterwards, you will enjoy a bath with elephants.
You will end the day with dinner and entertainment around a bonfire.
Accommodation in Karen village.
Morning trekking and rafting on the traditional bamboo raft through the Taeng RiverKaren - Chiang Mai
The day will start with a pick-up from the hotel and transfer to the pier.
You will enjoy a kayaking route through the coast of Than Bok Khoranee, where there is a mangrove bay called Thalane Bay or Ao Thalane, which is one of the most beautiful in Thailand. This area of Krabi is perfect for kayaking. During the kayaking tour you will be able to discover small islands, caves and hidden lagoons and enjoy the landscape, fauna and endemic flora. You will see various species of kingfishers, little herons and crab-eating macaques. The coast of Krabi has an amazing view and being able to paddle a kayak around it is a memorable experience.
Lunch (lunch box).
After lunch, you will be transferred back to the hotel.
Accommodation in Krabi.
Upon request for individual travellers
|Price per person in €
Upon request for individual travellers
|Standard category hotels (April 16 - October 31, 2024)
|Standard category hotels (January 11 - April 15, 2024)
|Superior category hotels (April 16 - October 31, 2024)
|Superior category hotels (January 11 - April 15, 2024)
- 8 nights accommodation in a double (DBL) or twin (TWN) room at Standard or Superior category hotels, 1 night in the night train and 1 night basic accommodation in Karen village;
- Breakfast at the hotels of your choice;
- Lunch on day 2, 3, 5, 6, 9 of the itinerary;
- Dinner on day 5 of the itinerary;
- Excursions with English speaking guide according to the itinerary;
- Entrance fees according to the itinerary;
- Road and boat transportation according to the itinerary;
- Second-class night train from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai, 4-berth shared cabin;
- Domestic flight from Chiang Mai to Krabi;
- Local SIM card with data package included;
- Note: The Thai Baht (THB) fluctuates a lot and the exchange rate will be verified prior to sending the offer.