4.7
11 reviews
Thailand Real Food Adventure - Intrepid Travel
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8 days

Thailand Real Food Adventure

From Bangkok to Chiang Mai
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
12
Age range:
15 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
50981
From
US $1,350
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Highlights

  • Follow in the footsteps of Joan and Jessica
  • Slurp noodles alongside the locals in Bangkok
  • Get lost in the hustle and bustle of Thai food markets
  • Whip up an authentic jungle curry in Kanchanaburi
  • Enjoy home cooking with a local family in Chiang Mai

Itinerary

Start in Bangkok and end in Chiang Mai! With the food & culinary tour Thailand Real Food Adventure, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Bangkok, Thailand and 2 other destinations in Thailand. Thailand Real Food Adventure includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Bangkok
  2. Day 2: Bangkok
  3. Day 3: Ayutthaya
  4. Day 4: Ayutthaya / Overnight Train
  5. Day 5: Chiang Mai
  6. Day 6: Village Homestay
  7. Day 7: Chiang Mai
  8. Day 8: Chiang Mai
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
5 nights
Home-stay
1 night
Sleeper Train
1 night

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
  • 4.6
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  • LF
    · February 24, 2020
    Great tour and guide. Good mix of activities and tried lots of foods I wouldn't have by myself. Recommended!
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Thanks so much lois!
    Trip date: February 2020
  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Great itinerary with a good amount of ""free time"" to explore by myself,but my favorite part is our tour guide, Nat, who is knowledgeable, personable, extremely attentive and has a great sense of humour.
    Trip date: March 2019
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Nat is an incredible guide and person!! If I could give him a 1 out of 5 I would! He is super knowledgeable and passionate about Thai food and culture. He made handling the logistics look easy as well. With his tips, I felt I could relax and fully enjoy... Show more
    Trip date: March 2019
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Our guide Gung was excellent and very informative with a great sense of humour.
    Trip date: February 2019
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Our tour leader Duanphen Khamwicha (Gung) was fantastic.Her passion and love of all things related to Thai food was contagious.She was very knowledgeable, friendly and quite funny -- Love you Gung!!!Had a fantastic time and am really looking forward to... Show more
    Trip date: February 2019
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Good adventures off the tourist trail.
    Trip date: February 2019
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    No issues but there are lots of competing companies.
    Trip date: February 2019
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Excellent tour guide, clear descriptions of what to expect
    Trip date: December 2018
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    Once again Intrepid delivered
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18, 2019
    The tour was very well organised and our Tour Guide knew her stuff.
    Trip date: December 2018
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel

Dates & Availability

8 days
Thailand Real Food Adventure
From Bangkok to Chiang Mai
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FAQs

    • What are the overnight trains like?

      The overnight trains used on this tour are soft sleeper class trains. The rooms are air-conditioned and multi-share which feature bunk beds, with sheets and a pillow provided. Overnight trains are a great way to meet like-minded travellers and fully experience life in Thailand!

    • What if I have special dietary requirements?

      All of the meals include local foods from Thailand to fully embrace your Asian culinary tour! Please notify your Travel Expert of any dietary requirements that you may have when booking your tour so that Intrepid can do their best to accommodate your request.

    • Where does this tour start and finish?

      This tour starts at the Nouvo City Hotel in Bangkok at 5:00 pm on Day 1. Additionally, this tour finishes at the Ratana Hotel in Chang Mai on Day 8, you can depart your tour at any time on your final day is this is a free day.

      Please be aware that all accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. Final accommodation details will be provided to you with your finalised travel documents.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      There are no airport transfers included in this tour, therefore you will need to make their own way to the starting point. All Intrepid starting points are centrally located and have good public transport links so there should be no trouble getting there!

    • Are flights included?

      As we have travellers from all over the world, flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. We recommend that you do not book your flights until your place on the tour has been confirmed. Check out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner to book your flight - https://flights.tourradar.com

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    Good to Know

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      Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

      Vaccines

      These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Typhoid - Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Cholera - Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
      • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 3 months before travel.
      • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 2 months before travel.
      • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Thailand. Ideally 10 days before travel.
      • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Thailand. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before 26 June 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 26 June 2020, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 26 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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