2008 Thailand Discovery:16 day Thailand Tour

2008 Thailand Discovery - 16 days

Welcoming people and buzzing cities are just the beginning.

You will be mesmerised by Thailand's endless wonders, from her warm, welcoming people to the energy of her markets, from her peaceful countryside to her buzzing cities … prepare to fall in love.

Our 'Thailand Discovery' is the best way for you to get acquainted with the 'Land of Smiles.' Begin your journey in Bangkok, one of the most exciting cities in the world. Head to Kanchanaburi and the River Kwai area, and then on to Ayuthaya, her ancient capital. Temple ruins in Sukhothai are testament to the artisans of the past, and in Chiang Rai see the fabled Golden Triangle. A hilltribe adventure awaits before you culminate in Chiang Mai, heart of the Lanna Kingdom.

Bangkok, River Kwai, Kanchanaburi, Ayuthaya, Sukhothai, Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai.

Trip grading: MODERATE Suitable for travellers with an average to above-average level of fitness and mobility. Prepare for some long road journeys and basic facilities at ecolodges.

What's included: (16 days) – 15 nights hotel accommodation (2 nights basic), all road transport by air-conditioned vehicles, all sightseeing as specified (excluding entrance fees), Western tour leader based on a minimum of seven travellers, local English-speaking guides throughout, arrival and departure transfers, breakfast daily, one lunch and two dinners.

Tour Leader: Travel Indochina tour leader based on a minimum of 7 people.

Maximum group size: 15

     

Not Ready to go Home Yet?: Why not take advantage of Thailand’s stunning beaches while you’re here? We can put together a few days of tropical jungles or organise the perfect beach resort for your relaxation, perfect complements to your ‘Thailand Discovery.’

Ask our Travellers: "I hadn’t been on a small group holiday before, so I wasn’t sure what to expect. It exceeded all my expectations. Our group had some fantastic experiences together and I really enjoyed their company. Our tour leader’s warmth and enthusiasm – for Thailand, and us – was infectious." V. Kemsely - UK

Tip's for your Holiday: During your free evenings, sample the huge variety of culinary delights on offer in Thailand.

Responsible Travel: The Lisu hilltribe people run your ecolodge in Northern Thailand, and in addition to being an environmentally and socially responsible property you will benefit from their warm hospitality.

Did you know: Travel Indochina can organise your flights and any additional accommodation. Call us on 1300 138 755 to speak to one of our experts or click here to request a quote.

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Departure dates

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  • 15/11/2008 | Request
  • 29/11/2008 | Closed
  • 06/12/2008 | Request
  • 27/12/2008 | Available
 
 
 

Itinerary

  • Days 1 to 2      - Bangkok
  • Days 3 to 4      - River Kwai, Kanchanaburi
  • Days 5 to 6      - Ayuthaya & Sukhothai
  • Days 7 to 8      - Chiang Rai
  • Days 9 to 10    - Hilltribe Adventure
  • Days 11 to 12  - Chiang Mai
  • Days 13 to 16  - Mae Hong Son & Pai