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Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring

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starts on 23 Nov 2018
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Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring - G Adventures
Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring - G Adventures
Tom "I had a fantastic time on this trip. As others have mentioned, you could probably do the same trip for cheaper by yourself. However, as a first time traveller, having everything organised for you and all transport sorted was great. It removed all the stress from travelling and was worth the extra money. My tour guide Amy was outstanding. She gave everyone the freedom to either eat and hang out as ..."
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10 reviews
Starts
Bangkok
Destinations
+7
Ends
Singapore City
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Highlights

  • Colorful Bangkok life along the canals
  • Hiking trails of Cameron Highlands
  • Batu Cave under a limestone hill
  • Peranakan shophouses in historic Melaka
  • The Night Safari in Singapore
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Bungalow, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
18
Transportation
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Boat, Local Transport, Mini-coach, Ferry
Travel style
Adventure, Discovery, Christmas & New Year
Start in Bangkok and end in Singapore City! With the adventure tour Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring, you have a 14 day tour package taking you from Bangkok to Singapore City and through Bangkok, Thailand and 8 other destinations in Asia. Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • AM
    Written on February 27, 2018
    3.5 - Good

    I had a blast on this trip, but it was not at all what I expected. Good: The places we went were truly amazing. We saw so much in so little time and while at times exhausting, I enjoyed getting to see so much. The people I met were really amazing. I still... Read more

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  • LP
    Written on December 20, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    The trip was excellently planned and the accommodation was very good for the price. Our guide Ron had great English communication skills and a vast knowledge of each location providing great recommendations for affordable places to eat and activities to do.... Read more

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  • KD
    Written on December 20, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    The trip was everything I hoped for plus more. Half the places we went to I had never heard of before but was pleasantly surprised when we got there, and not once was there a boring time or place. Transport was good, tour guide was great and the countries... Read more

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  • JF
    Written on December 20, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Absolutely loved this trip and would definitely recommend it to anybody who likes travelling to a few different places! Our tour guide took us to the best spots to eat and see things in each location and was very knowledgable. So easy to not worry about... Read more

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  • T
    Written on July 28, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had a fantastic time on this trip. As others have mentioned, you could probably do the same trip for cheaper by yourself. However, as a first time traveller, having everything organised for you and all transport sorted was great. It removed all the stress... Read more

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  • C
    Written on June 30, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    Great tour!! A little bit of everything! 3 countries and lots to see!!

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  • Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring reviewer 7
    Written on March 24, 2017
    2.0 - Rather poor

    When I first told my parents I wanted to travel through Asia by myself, they were terrified. So to ease their fears I booked a tour. I’d heard of G Adventure from different travelers that loved its open layout, focus on sustainability and group... Read more

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  • H
    Written on February 27, 2016
    2.0 - Rather poor

    The tour guide (Ann) was amazing, we were a small group of 8people, 7girls and 1guy which was fantastic because in this way you get to know everybody, everything was going well untill we reach Kuala Lumpur where I have been bitten by BED BUGS in the hotel... Read more

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  • Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring reviewer 9
    Written on August 30, 2015
    4.5 - Excellent

    Do this trip and discover Malaysia! A secret gem of SE Asia, Malaysia is beyond beautiful, from the street art of Penang to the green of the tea plantations as the sun rises. And the food will rock your taste buds time and time again, whether it's Indian or... Read more

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  • Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring reviewer 10
    Written on December 3, 2012
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had amazing trip, I met a lot new people and seen great places. I didn't like hotel in Langkawi and breakfast was very poor. Our tour guide Waza is the best. Thanks very much.

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 Bangkok
  2. Day 2 Bangkok/Surat Thani (1B)
  3. Day 3 Surat Thani/Khao Sok
  4. Day 4 Khao Sok/Ko Samui Island (1B)
  5. Day 5 Ko Samui Island (1B, 1L)
  6. Day 6 Ko Samui Island/George Town (1B)
  7. Day 7 George Town
  8. Day 8 George Town/Chenderoh Lake (1D)
  9. Day 9 Chenderoh Lake/Cameron Highlands (1B)
  10. Day 10 Cameron Highlands/Kuala Lumpur
  11. Day 11 Kuala Lumpur
  12. Day 12 Kuala Lumpur/Melaka
  13. Day 13 Melaka/Singapore
  14. Day 14 Singapore (1B)

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      On this tour, you will be staying in single-sex multi-share accommodations with 2-6 of your fellow travellers, so a single supplement is, unfortunately, not available.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour ends after breakfast at Hotel Bencoolen (or similar) in Singapore. There are no activities planned on the last day of the tour, so you are free to depart at any time. Please be aware that the hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      Day 1 of this tour is an arrivals day, which means that you can arrive at Bangkok Centre Hotel (or similar) in Bangkok anytime during the day. Feel free to explore before your welcome meeting, but make sure you’re back in time to meet the group at around 6 pm. Please be aware that the joining point is subject to change until your final documents are released.

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    • Leslie3rd September 2018
      It is too bad there is no 6 or 8 star rating available. 5 isn't really good enough for TourRadar. This enterprise surpasses even the most stringent, high-bar criteria for excellence of customer service. These people are consistently, constantly, on top of your tour itinerary, where you are are in the process, your current status and your situation, they answer the phone on the 2nd or 3rd ring, I'M NOT KIDDING, nd when they pick up they already know who you are, what your tour and status is, and they instantly produce precise answers and solutions to your questions or problems in a matter of seconds. I don't know who the competition is for this outfit but my advice to them is, give up. Go find another line of business. You will never catch up with the platinum customer service these people provide.

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    About the countries

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    Visa

    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.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Thailand and Malaysia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Cholera
    Recommended for Thailand and Malaysia. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Thailand and Malaysia. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. 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, Malaysia and Singapore. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Ideally 1 month before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Bangkok is the starting point and Singapore City is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request G Adventures to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this G Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 25 January 2019 the full payment of $997 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $997 for Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. But, the deposit is fully transferable to future bookings with G Adventures.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for G Adventures tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,585 km.
    • Bangkok (Thailand)
    • 452 km
    • Koh Phangan (Thailand)
    • 25 km
    • Koh Samui (Thailand)
    • 119 km
    • Nakhon Si Thammarat (Thailand)
    • 341 km
    • Penang (Malaysia)
    • 166 km
    • Cameron Highlands (Malaysia)
    • 154 km
    • Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    • 122 km
    • Melaka (Malaysia)
    • 205 km
    • Singapore City (Singapore)

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