Family Tour

Family Tour in Thailand

12 days / 11 nights
Bangkok – Khao Sok – Lac de Chiew Larn – Khao Lak
Starting from 950 € / person *

YOU WILL TRULY ENJOY:

Bangkok: Discover the most beautiful temples and local markets, cycle trough the old capital and take a teak wood boat tour on Bangkok’s waterways to discover the green and unknown side of the city.

Khao Sok: Discover the secrets of Thai cuisine, canoe down the Sok river, meet with friendly elephants, experience the Chiew Larn lake and trek trough tick and dense rainforest.

Khao Lak: Snorkeling experience at the Similan islands, bamboo rafting and chill out at an amazing waterfall.

Exceptional accommodation: Tree Houses in Khao Sok and floating bungalows on the Chiew Larn lake.

Internationals and domestics flights are not included. Activities and hotels: depending on availability . Option guide francophone possible sur demande. Meals included : B=breakfast L=Lunch D=dinner.
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On a base of 2 adults + 2 children.

“Voyage inoubliable avec les enfants, mention spéciale pour le cours de cuisine en famille et la nuit dans les arbres !” Sandrine M.

Day 1 : Arrival in Bangkok
You will be warmly welcomed by our driver upon your arrival at the Bangkok Airport, who will bring you to your hotel in the city centre. Check into your confortable hotel room and take a well-deserved rest for the rest of the day or enjoy the hotel pool and Bangkok various venues and restaurants.
Overnight at the Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok***

Jour 2 : Discover Bangkok’s hidden jewels. (B/L)
After a good night sleep followed by a hearty breakfast, your English speaking guide will take you for a full day tour through the capital city of the Kingdom. We will start the day with the visit of the Royal Palace, where the temple of the emerald Buddha is held, one of Thailand most respected religious site. We will then visit the Wat Po, the temple of the reclining Buddha, also well known for the kingdom’s best massage learning centre and traditional Chinese medical school. Have a foretaste of Thai royal cuisine at the Sala Rattanakosin, Bangkok’s finest restaurant offering a fantastic view on the Chao Phraya River. After this amazing culinary experience, your English speaking guide will take you to the colorful flower market (Pak Khlong). You will see flowers from all around the world such as rare orchids, flower lilies, roses from Northern Thailand and much more.
Overnight at the Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok***

Jour 3 : Bangkok Bike tour and visit of the Klongs. (B/L/D)
This morning, we will bike through the heart of china town where we will pass shop houses selling almost everything from amulets to old classic motorcycle engine parts. Then, we will cycle through a massive green oasis hidden in the heart of the capital. To see the real Bangkok, our English speaking guides will get off the beaten tracks, arrived at a crossing with the Chao Phraya river, our boat captain will loads your bikes on his traditional teak wood boat and take you through the Klongs (canals) to the Bangkok Jungle, a place unknown by most of the Thais people. After this hectic half day tour, we will take you back to your hotel for a well-deserved rest. In the evening, our driver will escort you to Bangkok’s finest theatre to assist to a very high level cultural show representing different stages of the Thai history and mythology.
Overnight at the Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok***

Day 4 : Arrival in Khao Sok, discover the secrets of the Thai culinary art. (B/D)
This morning we will take you to the Bangkok domestic airport where you will catch a flight to the southern province of Surat Thani. After landing, you will be transferred to the Khao Sok Paradise Resort, one of Thailand’s finest Eco Resort, where you will spend the night in a Tree House. In the late afternoon, the Resort chef will teach you the rudiments of Thai cuisine in a one and a half hour cooking class especially designed for you and your family. You will then have the opportunity to try all the different dishes you have prepared for dinner.
Overnight at the Khao Sok Paradise Resort***

Day 5 : Canoe down the Sok river and meet  with friendly giant  pachyderms. (B/L/D)
Today, our jungle expert local guide will take you down the Sok river on a canoe. Blue wing Kingfishers, bull frogs, pitas, pythons, mangrove snakes as well as long tail macaques are often seen on the river banks. In the afternoon, we will go for an Elephant trek through plantations and pristine jungle. You will also have the opportunity to bath with this friendly giant pachyderm and wash him in the Sok river.
Overnight at the Khao Sok Paradise Resort***

Day 6 : Experience the Chiew Larn Lake. (B/L/D)
After a hearty breakfast, our specialized jungle guide will take you to the Chiew Larn lake. On the way we will visit the Baan Takhun market after what, you will be welcomed by your Boat captain at the pier who will take you for a one and a half hour cruise through the majestic Chiew Larn lake. Green emerald water, dramatic lime stone cliffs and abundance of wild life will plunge you in a fairytale world. After a savoury local lunch on the national park raft houses, our jungle expert will take you for a nature educational trek. We will end the day by visiting the Nam Talu cave. This cave is inhabited by white spiders and bats (note dangerous). Huge honeycombs can be seen at the entry of the cave high up on the surrounding limestone cliffs. This is the most beautiful cave of the entire national park and was used as a place to hide by the communist students in the late 70’s. Parts of the caves are under water, swimming suits and dry bags are recommended.
Overnight at the Khao Sok Paradise Resort***

Day 7 : Jungle trek and arrival in Khao Lak. (B)
We will start the day by taking a long tail boat and going for an early morning safari. Gibbons, hornbills, macaques and exotic birds are easy to see at that moment of the day. After this enchanted moment on the Chiew Larn waters, we will head back to the raft houses for an early morning breakfast.
On the way back to the pier, we will pass by the tree friend rocks, one of the lake’s most picturesque and visited site. Upon arrival at the pier, our driver will welcome you and take you for a journey to Khao Lak. Rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight at the Baan Krating Resort***

Day 8 : Day at leisure in Khao Lak. (B)
Overnight at the Baan Krating Resort***

Day 9 : Island Hopping and snorkeling on the Similan archipelago. (B/L)
After a hearty breakfast, our driver will pick you up at the hotel lobby and take you to the closest pier where you will embark on a speed boat (shared tour) on a journey to the Similan archipelago. The Similan islands are among the best diving and snorkeling sites in the world, the pristine blue crystal waters and its colorful coral reefs, home of marine turtles. Clown and parrot fishes, eels, lobsters and octopuses really make it a unique place. During the days we will hop from island to another and discover its amazing underwater life.
Overnight at the Baan Krating Resort***

Day 10 : Discover Khao Lak. (B)
Day at leisure.
Overnight at the Baan Krating Resort***

Day 11 : Bamboo raft adventure, pristine waterfalls and see turtles. (B)
We will start the day by a Bamboo raft tour down the Kiang Koo stream with our local guide. We will then visit a waterfall where you will be able to swim and end the day at the sea turtle conservation centre to learn more about the different measures taken by the Thai government in order to save this beautiful but unfortunately endangered turtle specie. Afternoon at leisure.
Overnight at the Baan Krating Resort***

Day 12 :  End of your adventure (B)
After a hearty breakfast, you will be picked up by our driver who will bring you to the Phuket Airport. You will go back home with pockets full of sand and your head full off sweet memories.