G Adventures - 7 Night Superior Tour Package7-Nights Thailand Journey-National Geographic Journeys

Tours offered from July 1st, 2018 - December 1st, 2019

Starting from only $1,231.00 (USD)

Tour Overview

Thailand Journey Delve into the wonders of northern Thailand on an eight-day trip packed with unforgettable cultural experiences. Explore the serene Ayutthaya Historical Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and dine on a converted rice barge. Travel to a traditional village outside of Chiang Mai and visit the home of a local family. In this place of golden Buddhist temples, rejuvenate your travel spirit – and stretch your understanding of the world.Highlights Take a train over the "Bridge on the River Kwai", Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site Ayutthaya Historical Park, Take an authentic Thai cooking class with a local chef, Discuss Buddhism with the monks at the Wat Chedi Luang templeAccommodation Hotels (7 nts).Group Leader Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size Notes Max 16, Avg 10.Meals Included 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinnersWhat's Included National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Meet with Monks at Wat Chedi Luang, Chiang Mai National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Traditional Thai Home Dinner, Chiang Mai Hands-On: Cooking Class, Chiang Mai. Arrival transfer. Entrance to the Thailand-Burma Railway Centre war museum and train ride. Visit to Erawan National Park. Guided tour at Ayutthaya Historical Park. Dinner on a converted rice barge. Sunset visit to Doi Suthep monastery. Explore Bangkok and take a klong boat ride. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.  

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G Adventures: Thailand Journey

Day 1 Bangkok
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.Additional Notes: You are welcome to arrive at any time on day 1, but please note that hotel check-in time is 14:00pm.Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome MeetingTransport: Upon arrival at the airport, head to the arrival hall and door number 3 near the information counter. Look for a driver holding a G Adventures sign with your name, who'll take you to your hotel so you can check in and start exploring. Private Vehicle

Day 2 Bangkok/Kanchanaburi
Travel to Kanchanaburi, home to the "Bridge on the River Kwai." Take a train journey over the bridge and take in a piece of World War II history.Included Activities: Bridge on the River Kwai VisitTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Day 3 Kanchanaburi/Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
Enjoy a morning visit to Erawan National Park and waterfall then visit the Thai/Burma War Museum and War Cemetery. This afternoon, travel to Ayutthaya and enjoy dinner on a converted 1930s rice barge.Included Activities: Erawan Waterfalls Visit Thai/Burma Railway Centre and Allied War Cemetery Visit Dinner CruiseTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1D)

Day 4 Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya/Chiang Mai
Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Ayutthaya Historical Park, which served as Thailand?s capital from the 14th to 18th centuries, when it ranked as one of the most magnificent cities in the world. Later, return to Bangkok to catch a flight to Chiang Mai.Included Activities: Ayutthaya Historical Park Guided TourTransport: Hello again, Bangkok! Travel back to the city and to the airport by private van. Private Vehicle Plane
Meals: (1B)

Day 5 Chiang Mai
Monk Chats are a great cultural exchange, but is also important in helping the young Monks improve their English.Included Activities: Cooking Class Meet with Monks at Wat Chedi Luang Doi Suthep Temple VisitTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L)

Day 6 Chiang Mai
Travel to the countryside near Chiang Mai and enjoy dinner northern khantok style, a must-do when you reach northern Thailand. Khantok in the Northern dialect means wooden tray, used for carrying dishes, round in shape and made of teak wood. The host will invite guests to sit on the floor around the khantok. Main dishes usually include sticky rice, hang-le curry (Burmese-styled curry), and some chill-pasted crispy pork. Later, enjoy tea time with the opportunity to talk with local people to learn their way of living.Included Activities: Traditional Thai Home Dinner
Meals: (1B, 1D)

Day 7 Chiang Mai/Bangkok
Flight to bustling Bangkok for a klong riverboat ride through Bangkok's canals and visit to Wat Po, the famed Temple of the Reclining Buddha.Included Activities: Klong Riverboat Tour Wat Po VisitTransport: Take a quick flight back to Bangkok. Plane Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Day 8 Bangkok
Depart at any time.Additional Notes: Please note that check out time is 12:00pm.Included Activities: Departure Day
Meals: (1B)

Tour Dates & Pricing

  • Sunday July 1st, 2018 - Sunday July 15th, 2018
    from $1,449.00
  • Sunday August 12th, 2018 - Sunday August 19th, 2018
    from $1,231.00
  • Sunday September 9th, 2018 - Sunday September 30th, 2018
    from $1,274.00
  • Sunday October 28th, 2018 - Sunday November 25th, 2018
    from $1,499.00
  • Sunday December 2nd, 2018 - Sunday February 17th, 2019
    from $1,549.00
  • Sunday March 3rd, 2019 - Sunday May 12th, 2019
    from $1,499.00
  • Sunday June 9th, 2019 - Sunday August 4th, 2019
    from $1,449.00
  • Sunday September 1st, 2019 - Sunday November 24th, 2019
    from $1,499.00
  • Sunday December 1st, 2019 - Sunday December 22nd, 2019
    from $1,549.00