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Thailand Experience - TruTravels
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8 days

Thailand Experience

From Bangkok to Koh Phangan
Tour Operator:
TruTravels
Max group size:
20
Age range:
18 to 40
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
67026
From
US $805
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Highlights

  • 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

Itinerary

Start in Bangkok and end in Koh Phangan! With the discovery tour Thailand Experience, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Bangkok, Thailand and 3 other destinations in Thailand. Thailand Experience includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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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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Awards

2016 Tour of the Year Winner
Nature/Adventure

What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Hostel

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.7
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  • M
    · March 18, 2020
    We started our tour in Phuket city where we met up with Gun at our hotel, had a few hours to settle in and have a look around, dinner was lovely on Patong beach, had a wander around the town and filled in with culture about the surroundings from Gun
    Trip date: March 2020
  • A
    · February 28, 2020
    What an experience! This really was the trip I was wanting, so many different beautiful destinations and with so many great people. Day 1 we were picked up from the airport by Grace, one of the 3 interns on the trip (the other 2 were Ming and Oat).... Show more
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    Trip date: February 2020
  • N
    · February 28, 2020
    Grace came and picked us up from the airport in Bangkok she was really friendly messaging us to make sure we knew she would be there and she got the taxi to the hotel with us and told us what there was in the area for us to see. She was always... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • A
    · February 28, 2020
    I did the 14 day Thailand island hopper as a solo traveller. The trip was full of well planned activities. We were really lucky to have a tour guide, Gun, plus 3 interns, Ming, Ote and Grace and they kept us fully informed with what the daily itinerary... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • B
    · February 28, 2020
    The 14 day Thailand Island Hopper was fantastic, I loved every minute. I went as a solo traveller and found the tour to be perfect for me and it was very easy to meet other people. Gun was a great group leader, he made sure everyone was having fun and... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • C
    · February 28, 2020
    [original text] Wir haben die 14 Tage Island hopper Tour gemacht, es war super. Wir waren anfangs eine Gruppe von 20 Leuten und später sogar nur noch 9, es ist schön in einer kleinen Gruppe zu reisen. Unser Guide Gun war super, er hat uns bei allem... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • V
    · February 22, 2020
    8 days Thailand Experience Tour was one that did not disappoint. The crew was very accomodating, great help from start to finish, massive thanks to Oat, Ming and Grace, the interns who helped us during the tour. From airport pick up to organising... Show more
    TruTravels commented on this review
    Hey Vinmahadeb! All of us at TruTravels are buzzing to hear you had such a sick time on your 8 Day Thailand Experience tour! Oat, Ming, Grace and Gun will be over the moon too with your comments! We hope to see you on tour with us again in the future!
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    Trip date: February 2020
  • Thailand Experience reviewer 8
    · February 22, 2020
    Viaggio in Thailandia con TruTravels 02/2020: Mi sono trovato alla grande, grazie all'organizzazione del tour operator non ho dovuto pensare a nulla. @Gun, è stato impeccabile...ci ha indicato per filo e per segno cosa poter fare e cosa era meglio che... Show more
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    Trip date: February 2020
  • MC
    · January 18, 2020
    Great tour! We visited some pretty unique places and the guides were extremely friendly! Would go again!
    Trip date: December 2019
  • HJ
    · December 10, 2019
    Max was amazing not only was he informative he also went above and beyond to make accommodations to fit our needs. He also had an amazing sense of humor. The tour was filled breath taking scenery. There was always something great going on.
    TruTravels commented on this review
    What's Up!! Thanks for your epic review - we’re stoked that you had an amazing time in Thailand with us - Max is a legend, hey! Welcome to the TruFam and hope to see you on another trip soon! Big love, Tru Crew
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    Trip date: December 2019

Dates & Availability

8 days
Thailand Experience
From Bangkok to Koh Phangan
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FAQs

    • 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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    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 5 June 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 5 June 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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