Revel In The Riches Of Thailand

Treat yourself to visual and culinary delights in this must-see destination that makes fun a way of life.

OVERVIEW

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When:

9 days, 8 nights
March 4 - March 13
March 11 - March 20
March 18 - March 27
May 30 - June 7

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Where:

Chiang Mai & Krabi, Thailand

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Cost:

$2,215

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Three- and four-star hotel accommodations with just a single roommate—the opposite of uncomfortable hostel stays.

  • Insider access to some of our local guides’ favorite spots in the city. Beyond simply recommending good places to go or eat, your private guide takes you there.

  • Premier cultural excursions, like getting up close and personal at an elephant sanctuary and dinner under the magnificent limestone cliffs of Railay Bay.

  • An on-call customer experience team to handle all the details and ensure your every need is met.

The land of smiles

Friendly, food obsessed, and steeped in culture, Thailand tempts visitors with golden landscapes and warm sunshine. Our nine-day snapshot of Thailand skirts the major tourist traps in favor of the locals’ picks. You’ll join our guides for a whirlwind adventure that takes you to temples, sanctuaries, beaches, and other highlights of this diverse Southeast Asian hub.

DAY 1 & 2 HIGHLIGHT

Arrive & explore

You’ll arrive late at night in the city of Bangkok to meet our local staff. Get settled at the hotel and dive right into the world-class cuisine.

glistening city scene with lights reflecting in the bay of Bangkik Thailand

DAY 3 HIGHLIGHT

Temple on the mountain

A morning flight takes you to Chiang Mai, the former capital of the Lanna Kingdom. Founded in 1296, Chiang Mai houses over 300 historical temples in a modern, booming city. At sunset, you’ll head to the renowned temple of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep to observe the monks in evening mediation. After a traditional northern Thai Khantoke dinner and dance ceremony, feel free to check out the legendary nightlife or the extensive night markets.

DAY 4 HIGHLIGHT

Elephant sanctuary

The symbol of Thailand is the elephant, and today you get to spend quality time with these magnificent creatures. At one of the leading elephant conservation parks, learn how Thailand is working to protect the remaining numbers in the wild. After a group dinner, you’ll have some free time—we suggest trying a traditional Thai massage or attending the local Muay Thai exhibition.

girl in a bright green shirt holds a basket and feeds a young elephant

DAY 5 HIGHLIGHT

Railay Bay-bee

Catch a morning flight to Krabi, then climb aboard Thai longboats and head to the spectacular vistas of Railay Bay. Soaring limestone cliffs rising from palm-lined beaches are the backdrop to your picture-perfect dinner under the stars.

DAY 6 HIGHLIGHT

Paradise found

Spend your free day on one of the beaches—all walking distance from your room—or unwind by the resort pools. If you’re craving more adventure, there’ll also be plenty of opportunity for hiking, spelunking, rock climbing, or watching the local monkeys. Just be sure to not miss the legendary sunset!

grass covered peak looms over a aqua blue beach in thailand

DAY 7 HIGHLIGHT

Island hopping

You’ll pack up for an exhilarating ride to your next stop, the Phi Phi Islands. Stop at a smaller island for some swimming and snorkeling before dinner and a beachside fire show on Phi Phi.

DAY 8 & 9 HIGHLIGHT

Phuket, why not?

Take a morning speedboat ride to Phuket for an afternoon of shopping or beach time. Tonight, you’ll gather with the group for a farewell dinner and a final chance to partake in the world-famous nightlife.

bustling night scene on the streets of phuket with people coming and going and city lights of green, yellow and blue
Piggy Bank

More friends = More fun

Book as a group and everyone gets $250 off their trip

What's Included

  • Transportation to and from Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Krabi, and Phuket airports, as well as all planned events and venues during the trip

  • Domestic flights within Thailand

  • Admission to all scheduled events and tours, like:

  • Northern Thai Khantoke dinner and traditional dance ceremony

  • Chiang Mai city and temple tour

  • Elephant nature park and sanctuary visit

  • Railay Bay longtail boat ride

  • Admission to all scheduled events and tours

  • Beach fire show

  • Phuket nightlife tour

  • The majority of your meals, as well as any gratuities for covered meals

What's Not

  • Airfare and transportation to and from Thailand

  • Select meals

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