Best of Thailand 17 day with Phuket
This tour allowed you to see more parts of Thailand, Thai culture, food, local life etc. We start our trip in Bangkok metropolis then travel via 'Kanchanaburi' (Well-khown as River Kwai City) then journey up north where it's rich culture until to the border province 'Chiangrai' spend couple of days in the vibrant city of 'Chiangmai' before your leisure relaxing at the beautiful famous southern beach province of Thailand 'Phuket'
Day 1 Arrival in Bangkok and free at leisure (Included pick up from any airport in Bangkok)
Arrival in Bangkok, transfer to your hotel andrest of the day is free at your leisure.
Day 2 Bangkok
Meet your Tour Director and start city tour in Bangkok this morning, driving through Bangkok China town and flower market. Visit at remarkable Wat Pho, one of the oldest buddhist temple in Bangkok. Afternoon free at leisure or take the opportunity to visit the Royal Grand Palace. Welcome dinner at your hotel or restaurant tonight.
Meal: Breakfast, Dinner
**Optional: Visit at Royal Grand Palace & Emerald Buddha Temple $35 USD per person
Day 3 Bangkok Free Day
Free at leisure or choice of taking a boat onto the Chao Phraya River and down to the canal seeing rural Bangkok where the old treaditional wooden stilted house and simple of Thai life style still there. Enjoy creating and tasting your own cooking!
**Optional: Authentic Thonburi's Canal and Thai cooking class $45 USD per person
Day 4 Bangkok-Damnernsaduak Floating Market-Kanchanaburi
Journey outside Bangkok to Kanchanaburi via Damnernsaduak Floating Market. The market is interesting, cheotic but it is the only biggest traditional floating market remains in Thailand. After our break at floating market then drive to Kanchanaburi the city of 'River Kwai', visit War Cemetery and famous Bridge over The River Kwai.
Day 5 Kanchanaburi - Free day
Free at leisure or optional activity to Hellfire Pass Museum and Train Riding along the death railway story from World War 2.
**Optional: Hellfire Pass & Train ride along the Death Railway with Lunch $35 per person
Day 6 Kanchanaburi - Ayutthaya - Phisanulok
Depart early morning, today driving toward Ayutthaya ancient city and the UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit ancient temples in Ayutthaya, the old capital of Thailand. Lunch at local restaurant before continue your journey to overnight in Phitsanulok.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 7 Phisanulok - Sukhothai Historical Park - Chiangrai
Visit at Sukhothai Historical Park in the morning before driving to Chiangrai the most-northern province of Thailand.
Day 8 Chiangrai - Maesai Border - Golden Triangle
After your breakfast then drive up to the most-northern part of Thailand at Maesai Border *Opportunity to cross border to Burma (Myanmar) please check with your Tour Director for this activity*. Lunch at local restaurant then continue to Golden Triangle for a cruise along the Mae Khong River and visit at Opium Museum.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 9 Chiangrai - Chiangmai
Depart Chiangrai for Chiangmai this morning. Your lunch today will be the signature dish of Thai Northern Noodle 'Khaosoi' in Chiangmai. Afternoon visit the Gems Factory and Thai Silk at Sankhamphang Industry Village. Evening free at leisure or visit at Chiangmai Night Market.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 10 Chiangmai - Free day
Have an easy day in Chiangmai or optional activity visit The Elephant Retirement place. The amazing apportunity to learn about the Asian Elephant and have an interaction with these rescused elephants.
**Optional: The Elephant Retirement & activities with Simple Vegetarian lunch $50 USD per person
Day 11 Chiangmai - Monk Chat - Doi Suthep Temple
Begin the day with the Monk Chat session and a meditation then take a trip uphill to one of the most sacred Buddhist temple in the north of Thailand 'Wat Phra That Doi Suthep' before head down and back to Chiangmai city. Afternoon and evening free at your leisure.
Day 12 Fly from Chiangmai - Phuket
After breakfast, free at your leisure until departure to Chiangmai Airport for your flight to Phuket. Upon arrival at Phuket International Airport then transfer to your hotel and rest of the day is free at leisure.
Day 13 Phuket - Free day
Day 14 Phuket - Phang-Nga Bay and James Bond Island
After breakfast, pick up for trip to Phang-Nga Bay Island tour by by longtail boat and canoeing around natural sea caves includes lunch.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 15 Phuket - Free day
Day 16 Phuket - Bangkok
Breakfast - Transfer from hotel to Phuket Airport for flight return to Bangkok. After arrival at Bangkok Airport then transfer to your hotel and free at your leisure.
Day 17 Bangkok - Airport transfer
Breakfast - Bangkok Airport Transfer / Please check for your Airport Transfer schedule with your Tour Director. (We will provide transfer to Suvannaphumi Airport or to Donmaung Airport only)
**Optional Excursion in Phuket (Price per person)
- Island Excursion to Phi Phi Island hoping incl. lunch $90 USD
Package Price : 17 Days with Phuket
Double/Twin Sharing $ 1,690 per person
Single Supplement $ 775 per person
Optional Excursion on your free day activity :
**You can add the activity on your free day or booked it in advance before arrival at your destination by send us a notice to our contact page.
1. Transportation as per itinerary
2. English Speaking Guide.
3. Entrance fees as per itinerary
4. Meals as mentioned in itinerary
5. Accommodation as mentioned in the hotels list below
6. Domestic flight Chiang Mai - Bangkok (for 13 days base package) , Chiang Mai - Phuket - Chiang Mai (for 17 days package with Phuket Extension)
- Gratuities such as tips hotel/restaurant staff, bellboy, drivers, tour leader / local guides
- Admission or fee that not specified in the itinerary
- Meals not specified in the itinerary
- Other personal expenses; laundry, telephone, drinks and optional activities which are subject to availability etc.
Accommodation List: Total 12 nights / 16 nights (for includes Phuket post extension)
Bangkok / 4 nights
Prime Hotel Central Station / Asia Hotel / AT EASE Saladaeng or similar
Kanchanaburi / 2 nights
The Legacy Resort / Pung-waan Resort / Royal Riverkwai or similar
Phisanulok / 1 night
Amarin Lagoon Hotel / Topland Hotel or similar
Chiangrai / 2 nights
Phufa Waree Chiangrai Resort / Wiang Indra Riverside Resort or similar
Chiangmai / 3 nights
Amora Tapae Hotel / Duangtawan Hotel or similar
Phuket / 4 nights
The Mangrove Panwa Phuket Resort or similar
International Hotel Check-in & Check-out time (most practise in Thailand)
Check-in : 14:00 pm
Check-out : 12:00 pm
Travel information and requirement;
We arrange the pick up (first service day) and drop off (last service day) at airport only
Physical Requirement Light - Everage
Age Requirement 10+
*All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Visa Requirement -Please check at page Thailand Visa Requirement