Discover the highlights of Thailand and Cambodia, from the bustling streets of Bangkok to beautiful rural scenery in Northern Thailand. Learn more about the region’s history with a stay by the River Kwai, and witness the ancient temples of Ayuthaya and Sukhothai. Explore the vibrant cities of Chiang Mai and Phnom Penh, then visit the fascinating temples of Angkor in Siem Reap.
- Have a chance to enjoy Thai and Cambodia cuisines together
- Explore streets of bustling Bangkok and beautiful rural scenery in Northern Thailand
- Discover the world heritage of Cambodia, Angkor Wat copmlex and watch the sun's first light shining down on the magnificent temple
- Entrance fees
- Return transfers
- Small group touring
- 1 internal flights within Asia
- Local English-speaking guides
- 13 nights hotel accommodation
- 1 night homestay accommodation
- Breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 4 dinners
- Transport in air-conditioned vehicles and tuk tuks Western tour leader based on a minimum of 7 travelers
What's Not Included
- VAT, Tip and personal expenses
- Others not mentioned in inclussion
Price per person joining group tour, Surcharge $150/ pax on 24th Dec, 2016
On arrival in Bangkok, transfer to your hotel then meet your tour leader and group for welcome drinks. Walk the streets of bustling Bangkok and float along the Chao Phraya River on a charming longtail boat to discover the sparkling Grand Palace and Wat Arun. Enjoy some free time, perhaps indulging in world-class shopping or sampling delicious Thai cuisine.
Hotel: Furama Silom
Leave Bangkok's bustle behind and head to the beautiful River Kwai region. Reflect on the rich and turbulent history of the region, as you head to Hellfire Pass and the Bridge over the River Kwai.
Visit an elephant sanctuary that cares for rehabilitated and aging elephants in a peaceful environment. This wonderful experience allows you to learn about these magnificent animals while you prepare their food, feed and bathe them. Drive to your unique homestay in Ayuthaya.
Hotels: Resotel River Kwai, Ban Koh Herd Homestay and Royal River Kwai Resort & Spa
Tour more of Ayuthaya's temples and cruise amongst some on a converted rice barge. Head to Sukhothai and partake in cultural activities such as ceramic painting and cotton weaving. Join in a fun cooking class in the evening.
Hotel: Sukhothai Heritage
Explore Sukhothai's historic temples by bicycle, then depart for Chiang Mai. Enjoy a free day exploring this charming city. A visit to community-based project, Mae Klang Luang, provides a fascinating insight into the daily rural life of the villagers. Move on to Doi Suthep temple and admire the stunning views from the hilltop.
Hotel: Imperial Mae Ping
Fly to Phnom Penh and transfer to your hotel. Get to know your traveling companions and tour leader at welcome drinks and briefing. Discover Phnom Penh's rich French colonial past from the unique front-seat perspective of a traditional cyclo ride and explore its majestic Royal character at the Royal Palace and the ornate Silver Pagoda before visiting the National Museum. Reflect on the Khmer Rouge legacy at Tuol Sleng and the Killing Fields and gain fascinating insights into Cambodia's confronting past. End your day at the Central Market observing the lives of the locals.
Hotel: Sunway hotel
A short flight brings you to Siem Reap, the gateway to the incredible temples of Angkor. On arrival, check into your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. Early the next day, creep through the jungle with your path illuminated only by torchlight, and enter the little-used eastern gate of Angkor Wat to watch the sun's first light shining down on the magnificent temple - an experience you will never forget.
Then, enjoy a local breakfast at an Angkor café. Travel between temples by tuk-tuk, ideal for taking photos. See the magnificent stone heads of Bayon before you explore the atmospheric ruins of tree-covered Ta Prohm. Share your experience with your fellow travelers at a farewell dinner. Enjoy some free time on your final morning before a transfer to the airport. End tour!
Hotel: Somadevi Angkor hotel & spa