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Thailand Experience - TruTravels
8 days

Thailand Experience

From Bangkok to Koh Phangan
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18 to 40 year olds
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US $730
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Places You’ll See

  • Bangkok
  • Surat Thani
    Surat Thani
  • Khao Sok National Park
    Khao Sok National Park
  • Koh Phangan
    Koh Phangan
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  • Spot temples as you drift along the Chao Phraya River
  • Spend a night in floating bungalows deep in the rainforest
  • Gather around the campfire and swap stories with friends
  • Swim, sunbathe and unwind on heavenly Bottle Beach
  • Find the best snorkel spots and hit the top beach bars


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 - Airport Pick Up
    Start point Mango Lagoon Place, 30 Phra Athit Rd, Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand 19:00
  2. Day 2 - Temples & River Cruise
  3. Day 3 - Massage & Overnight Train
  4. Day 4 - Khao Sok National Park
  5. Day 5 - Travel to Koh Phangan
  6. Day 6 - Morning chill & Muay Thai Lesson
  7. Day 7 - Island boat trip
  8. Day 8 - Chilled Checkout
    End point Echo Hostel, 30 Ban Tai, Ko Pha-ngan District, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand 12:00
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  • Insurance
  • Optional
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    Customer Reviews

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    • 4.7
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    • B
      October 29, 2019
      Absolutely loved the experience and I would highly recommend the trip. Good balance of culture/ party/ relax and well paced. I deal group size for 8days and loved connecting with people,I usually wouldn’t. I would have benefited fro a more exciting ice... Show more
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      Trip date: September 2019
    • D
      October 29, 2019
      I had never done anything like this before so was quite nervous but Bee made me feel very relaxed ad excited about the trip. Everyone was so amazing and we became close very quickly. Everything was arranged for us so we didn't have to worry about... Show more
      Trip date: September 2019
    • H
      October 29, 2019
      This has been and amazing experience and has made me want tot travel more. Everyone was lovely and Bee is the best! I would recommend this trip to anyone looking for and awesome trip to Thailand
      Trip date: September 2019
    • M
      October 29, 2019
      Overall experience is great. Bee was very accommodating. She tried her best to make us all comfortable and well take care of. The schedule was always on time. Every activity ran smoothly. I specifically liked the bottle beach because I was able to... Show more
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      Trip date: September 2019
    • CM
      October 25, 2019
      I have really enjoyed being apart of this tour group. The tour gave me the chance to experience a good variety of things over the week. It was great to see Bangkok (temples, nightlife, markets and the boat ride). It was then lovely to relax in Khao Sok,... Show more
      Trip date: October 2019
    • D
      October 25, 2019
      I had a great time on the 12th. The leade up was good, however communication from tru travels staff could have been better. I dont really like that we had to wait until the guide contacted us to receive assistance to book transportation back to the... Show more
      Trip date: October 2019
    • M
      October 25, 2019
      The thailand experience was my first group travel and unexpectedly love it very much! I'll sugest arriving a little bit earlier in bangkok since the city as so much to offer. The first days of the tour offer the perfect mix between self exploration and... Show more
      Trip date: October 2019
    • Thailand Experience reviewer 8
      October 22, 2019
      Great experience with a great tour guide. No complaints.
      Trip date: September 2019
    • A
      October 17, 2019
      I had a fab time on the whole tour. I couldn't have asked for a better team "Papsi" and "Scotty" are sound can't beauty say what my favorite part was it was all fantastic if anything the bungalows just for the fact it was a stunning location. The... Show more
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      Trip date: September 2019
    • A
      October 17, 2019
      Great experience. our tour guide "Papsi" and "Scotty" helped when we needed it. They were great tour guides. Everywhere we went was amazing, all the tours were great! Best experience ever. I would highly recommend it!!
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      Trip date: September 2019



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    Frequently asked questions

      • What are the optional excursions?

        The tour operator has advised that this tour does not offer any optional excursions. That being said, the tour already includes a bunch of great experiences!

      • What is the currency?

        The currency in Thailand is Thai Baht (THB).

      • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

        Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

      • What activities are included in this trip?

        The following activities are included on the tour:

        -Chao Phraya River cruise on private boat
        -Visits to Bangkok’s most historic temples
        -Thai massage
        -Swimming, tubing, kayaking, cliff jumping
        -Boat trip around Koh Phangan
        -Snorkelling & Waterfalls (seasonal)
        -Day and night on magical Bottle Beach
        -Party in Koh Phangan
        -Muay Thai lesson
        -Phangan Challenge Lake
        -Sunset Pool party
        -Slip n Fly
        -Half moon Party!

      • Are there any meals included on this tour?

        In general, meals are not included on the tour so you will need to budget for food/drink. Occasionally you will receive a light lunch/dinner in some of the more remote areas or on a boat trip so we will still ask for your dietary requirements before you join the tour.
        On this trip, you can expect the following meals: x1 breakfast, x2 lunches and x2 evening meals.

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      • About the country



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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.


        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 21 January 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 21 January 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with TruTravels. 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 60 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.
        • Some departure dates and prices may vary and TruTravels will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
        • The following cards are accepted for TruTravels tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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