Thailand Experience

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Chill out at Erawan Falls

Discover, explore and experience the best of Thailand

Discover, explore and experience the best of Thailand

Stunning tropical beaches of Koh Phangan
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Bangkok City Tour

Trip Highlights

  • Explore bustling Bangkok by canal and bike
  • Trek through the tropical rainforest of Sangkhlaburi
  • Laze on the glistening shores of idyllic Koh Tao
  • Practice traditional Buddhist meditation techniques in Thailand’s beautiful temples
  • Experience a legendary Full Moon or Black Moon party on Koh Pha Ngan
  • Volunteer at local renovation projects to preserve Thailand’s precious landscape

Trip Summary

Take in everything Thailand has to offer with this 29-day adventure through vibrant city streets, emerald green rice paddies, tropical terrains, and blissful sandy beaches. You’ll get to explore Bangkok by canal, meditate at some of Thailand’s oldest temples, trek through the Sangkhlaburi rainforest, and dance the night away at a Moon Party on Koh Pha Ngan.

As well as an itinerary packed to the brim with magical locations, you’ll get to take part in rewarding volunteer projects and help to renovate Sangkhlaburi’s precious landscape, you’ll camp in a friendly village following your trek through the rainforest, and you’ll get to learn about the history and culture of Thailand’s famous Buddhist community. Come and indulge your curiosity and discover this amazing country with a whole group of new friends.

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Day 1: Arrival

Arriving in Bangkok, you’ll be met at the airport by your friendly guide to be taken to your accommodation near iconic backpacker hub, Khao San Road. Once you’ve got settled in and met your fellow travellers, you’ll be able to head out to explore your colourful surroundings and enjoy some delicious Thai food.

Day 2: Get to know Bangkok

Enjoy a laidback tour of Bangkok today with a winding canal cruise through the quieter, more traditional areas of the city. Later we’ll head to the Temple of the Dawn and visit Wat Pho, one of Bangkok’s oldest temples, where you’ll see the famous reclining Buddha. Then we’ll take a wander through the grounds of the beautiful Grand Palace to learn a bit more about Thailand’s rich history and culture (please note the entrance fee to the Grand Palace isn’t included in the price of your trip – this costs roughly 500THB/£12). Once the tour is over you’ll enjoy a tasty welcome meal before enjoying some free time to explore or chill out as you like.

Day 3: Explore Bangkok

Today we’ll be braving the busy streets of Bangkok by bike. On our guided tour we’ll ride through the bustling markets and beside calmer canals as we explore the city’s best bits – don’t forget to bring your camera! Later on you’ll have some free time, so get together with the group and decide what you want to see and do – whether you fancy doing a bit more sightseeing, hitting the shops, or going and grabbing a bite to eat, it’s totally up to you.

Day 4: Travel to Sangkhlaburi

We’ll be hitting the road today and making our way to the serene rural setting of Sangkhlaburi – think mountain ranges, rolling valleys, and emerald green rice paddies. On arrival we’ll check into our guest lodge to relax after the journey, but feel free to roam the surrounding area to take a better look at the place and meet the locals.

Day 5: The sights of Sangkhlaburi

Today we’ll be heading to Three Pagodas Pass, a location on the Burmese/Thai border steeped in history and famed for being the pass at which Buddhist teachings may have reached Thailand. Known for its diversity, there are a number of different nationalities residing here, so don’t be surprised when you hear a range of languages being spoken in the town – and take advantage of the wide selection of delicious food on offer. At the end of your tour take a dip in the lake or sit back and watch the sunset.

Day 6 – 7: Project work days

Over the next couple of days you’ll be getting stuck into a rewarding community volunteer project. Once on site, you’ll be focusing on building, renovating, and generally improving Sangkhlaburi’s landscape. This is a fantastic way to get to know the locals and learn more about Thai culture and customs. You’ll finish between 2pm and 3pm each afternoon, when you can head out and explore the town at your leisure.

Day 8 – 9: Tropical trekking experience

Get ready for some adventure, because during the next two days you’ll be trekking tropical terrain, exploring the rivers and caves of the forest, and spending the night in a tent at the headman’s house. You’ll have an experienced guide with you to get you safely through the forest to the friendly local village, where the locals will keep you entertained in the evening with plenty of singing and drinking! The treks on both days will be at a gentle pace to give you the chance to feel fully immersed in Thailand’s stunning natural landscape.

Day 10: Bamboo rafting

We’ll take to the local river today and spend a day rafting leisurely through the forest on traditional bamboo rafts to give you a taste of a real jungle experience. In the afternoon you’ll have some free time, we suggest heading to the night market with your group to try some delicious local delicacies.

Day 11: Free day

You have a free day today, so head out and experience any Sangkhlaburi must-dos. Why not try out a cookery class, or visit the popular Nature Club Resort, where you can get stuck into adrenaline-fuelled adventure activities such as quad biking and zip lining? Or you might want to head to Saphan Mon, Sangkhlaburi’s iconic wooden bridge (the second longest in the world), or head out on a houseboat excursion.

Day 12: Goodbye Sangkhlaburi, hello Kanchanaburi

Today we’ll travel to Kanchanaburi. Once we arrive, it’s straight to the hotel for some rest and relaxation (there’s even a swimming pool on site!) before enjoying a peaceful welcome dinner on rafts by the river. This evening, your guide will run you through the brilliant activities planned for the next couple of days.

Day 13: Erawan National Park

Prepare to be mesmerised by the natural beauty of Erawan National Park today. Home to wildlife, caves and forests, you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking vistas at every turn – so take it all in; you could even take a refreshing dip in the ethereal waterfalls while admiring your surroundings. Spend your free time exploring Kanchanaburi’s streets and eateries in the evening.

Day 14: Free day

You’ll have a free day in Kanchanaburi today. A popular excursion is a trip to a local elephant sanctuary committed to the rehabilitation of rescued elephants. You could also head to the hilltop temple Wat Tham Sua (also known as Tiger Cave Temple), which is one of the most sacred sites in the region, famed for its tiger paw prints and huge golden Buddhas. There are lots of things to see and do, so just let your guide know what you feel like doing and they’ll help you make it happen.

Day 15: Temple sights, culinary delights, party nights

Channel your inner Buddha as you practice the art of meditation at the local temples today. Afterwards, you’ll take part in a traditional Thai cookery class to learn the techniques and pick up some handy tips to impress your friends and family with when you get home, before rounding off the day with a vibrant party in town.

Day 16: Travel to Koh Tao

We’ll get the day off to a relaxed start this morning: spending time lazing by the pool before we begin the overnight transfer to Koh Tao this afternoon – which is a great opportunity to sneak in a cheeky nap after last night’s adventures!

Day 17: Koh Tao arrival

Arriving on the captivating tropical island of Koh Tao this morning, you might want to rub the sleep from your eyes to take in the crystal clear waters and lush foliage of this beautiful island paradise. Checking into our hotel (complete with pool!) we’ll kick back and relax for the rest of the day.

Day 18 – 21: Enjoy Koh Tao

Over the next few days, Koh Tao is your picturesque playground! Head out for a dive, take advantage of the neon nightlife and hike through the forest for some incredible views. There’s a snorkelling day trip scheduled (usually on day 20) when you’ll take to the glittering waves for a firsthand experience of the island’s magical marine life. Your guide will be on hand to advise you on the best things to see and do.

Day 22: Koh Pha Ngan

Another day, another island! Today we’ll transfer to Koh Pha Ngan by boat and head to our blissful beachside hotel. This afternoon, hang out by the pool with the rest of the group and watch a glorious Koh Pha Ngan sunset.

Day 23 – 27: Koh Pha Ngan – paradise and parties

Get to know this island idyll over the next five days. Soak up the sunshine while lazing on the beach, take to the waves with a spot of surfing, snorkelling, or scuba, and get your group together to go and explore the colourful town. All trips are planned to coincide with a Full Moon or Black Moon Party, so prepare to dance the night away on the sands. There’s also an island tour planned, where you’ll get to visit Bottle Beach, Haad Salad and many more blissful bays!

Day 28: Rediscover Bangkok

Back to bustling Bangkok! It’s a lengthy journey today, and we’ll be heading back by taxi, minivan, ferry and coach, but hopefully you’ll be fully rested with five days lounging on the beach before we set off! Once we arrive we’ll check into the guesthouse with enough time to freshen up and wind down.

Day 29: Farewell

There are no activities planned for today, so make sure you’ve swapped numbers with your group before you head off. It’s been epic!

We aim for all trips to coincide with a Full Moon or Black Moon party, and for some trips the order of the visits to Koh Tao and Koh Pha Ngan will be swapped to accommodate this. In this instance travellers will transfer from Kanchanaburi to Koh Pha Ngan and then to Koh Tao from Koh Pha Ngan. Please be aware that in rare cases there may be unforeseen circumstances outside of our control that result in moon parties not going ahead.

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Whats Included

  • Airport pick up from Bangkok International Airport (BKK) and transfer to your Bangkok accommodation
  • Accommodation 
  • Transport as per the itinerary
  • Breakfast whilst in Bangkok, Sangkhlaburi and Kanchanaburi
  • Thai welcome dinner on day 2
  • Lunch on days 8 and 9
  • Dinner on day 8
  • Guided canal boat tour of Bangkok
  • Guided bike tour of Bangkok
  • Guided tour of Sangkhlaburi
  • The guidance, supervision and materials required to participate in the volunteer project
  • A guided trek (water is included throughout the trek)
  • River rafting in Sangkhlaburi
  • Visit to the Erawan National Park waterfalls
  • Kanchanaburi temple and meditation visit
  • Thai cooking lesson
  • Snorkelling day trip in Koh Tao
  • Island tour day trip
  • The services of a fully qualified and registered Thai tour guide with you throughout your experience
  • 24/7 in-country emergency assistance phone line

What's Not Included

  • Flights and travel to and from Thailand
  • Visa
  • Travel insurance, which is compulsory. We can provide you with some excellent policies to choose from
  • Meals unless specified otherwise
  • Transfer back to the airport and/or any onwards travel at the end of your trip
  • Entrance fees to the Moon Parties on Koh Pha Ngan
  • Entrance fee to the Grand Palace during the Bangkok tour
  • Transport to and from nights out and optional activities
  • Any optional extras, recreational activities and excursions not listed in the itinerary that you choose to experience during any free time

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Overall Rating 9/10

Dan Holmes

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Yes

What were the highlights of your trip?

We did loads of amazing things on the trip, but a few that stand out for me have to be Elephant Haven Thailand where we were able to feed, walk with and wash a group of elephants, and also being able to play with a tiger cub at the Kanchanaburi Safari Park was a great experience! As well as these, I loved everything, including the Bangkok bike ride, jungle trek, Erawan National Park, Black Moon Party and Asia Blue Sea Safari trip - too many things to mention! I also made some true friends for life on the trip and am so glad I chose to do it!

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Possibly just update the information to be more accurate i.e. you will need more than 500-600GBP than the itinerary states to do all that you want realistically. Maybe some more activities on Koh Phangan, although I know that these are expensive on the island.

Tips for other travellers?

1) Go alone like I did, then you can easily make new friends for life and are free to mingle with everyone in the group. Don't be nervous, you are all in the same boat - just be yourself! 2) Take more money than Real Gap suggest - I took 33,500THB (755GBP) and took part in the extra activities with everyone else 3) Don't overpack! You can buy clothes/toiletries/insect repellents over there and they are so much cheaper and accustomed to the country!

Any other comments?

Noina our tour guide was absolutely lovely and couldn't do enough to help our group. She is a credit to Real Gap and made it such a brilliant trip! On another note, there were two people that booked together on the trip but actually fell out halfway during the trip, making it quite uncomfortable for our small group of 7...we intervened to resolve this, but I think the best way forwards is for people to go alone on this sort of trip. I don't know what Real Gap can do to prevent this sort of thing from happening, just wanted to make it aware as it was a bit dampening on the trip!

Chanel Buckland

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What were the highlights of your trip?

Bee our tour guide was the best! Bike ride in Bangkok to see where the locals lives was good to see, and the palaces in Bangkok were amazing. Sangklabhuri was my favourite place, being with the locals and not surrounded by tourists allowed us to see another side to Thailand. The trek was challenging but was so worth it, definitely bring water shoes to trek the waterfall. Seeing different communities coming together in one area was sweet. Volunteering was so cute, definitely an experience to remember. There is also a nature park you can visit, zip lining was so good. Kanchanaburi had some free time, definitely go to the elephant sanctuary, amazing place to see the animals in a natural habitat and happy too. The waterfalls are beautiful at Erawan, highly recommend claiming to the 7th tier. The parties on the islands including full moon were a great end to the trip.

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Maybe the nature club day out or the elephant sanctuary.

Tips for other travellers?

A suitcase is easy to live out of you don't need a backpack. Don't over pack like myself you'll want to buy so much at half the price. You don't need a mosquito net, you can buy great mosquito repellent in 7/11 in Bangkok which is better than ones from the UK and purchase tiger balm once you get there it will sort out any bites.

Harriet Luckhurst

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What were the highlights of your trip?

So many highlights to chose from! loved every minute of my month in Thailand and I'm so sad I'm home. Bangkok was the craziest city I've visited and would of preferred a couple more days to explore, so make the most of the short time there! 9 days in Sangklaburi was a bit too long for my liking, being a remote local village there wasn't a lot to do so in the evenings or when you had any free time it could sometimes be a little boring. However on one of the free days we had, we went to the Nature Club Resort and went zip lining, which was amazing - a must do! Kanchanaburi was beautiful and spending the day playing with retired and rescued show elephants was the most surreal thing I've done, totally worth every penny and would happily of done it again the next day! The last week in Koh Phangan was the time to explore on our own and enjoy the island. Make sure you book the trip which includes the Full Moon party, so much fun and an amazing night out.

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Only downside to the trip was spending a little too much time in one area, would of loved to of had some island hoping included in the trip.

Tips for other travellers?

bring a lot more money than you think you'll need. It was recommended to bring around £500/£600 but this was no where near enough. I spent around £800 and I did everything that was available! bring LOTS of mosquito repellant and after bite because trust me, you'll get eaten alive.

Any other comments?

ENJOY EVERY MOMENT AS THE MONTH WILL FLY BY AND YOU'LL BE HOME BEFORE YOU KNOW IT

Emily Hammans

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Yes

What were the highlights of your trip?

Everything on this trip was amazing. Bangkok was actually unreal. Think it helped that our group was such a crazy bunch and the nights out we had were amazing! Definitely suggest everyone try a scorpion (disgusting but you can say you've done it), get a Thai massage, and you also have to try the toasties from 7/11. A bit longer in Bangkok would have been good. Elephant sanctuary was also amazing and worth the money. Also make sure you book onto the month with the full moon party, you can't miss it! Make sure u go to jungle party night before too. Other amazing highlights were the total wipeout course, volunteering and snorkelling.

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Chaing Mai and Phi phi islands.

Tips for other travellers?

Bring lots of mosquito repellent, bring a lot more money that you think you need and come with an open mind-travelling isn't going to be 5 star so expect flaws. Also real gal suggest bringing £500 spending money which is definitely not enough and wasn't for the majority of our group. I wanted to do everything and we went out a lot and I spent £750. However I could have spent a lot more

Any other comments?

Think we spent too much time in Sangklaburi, absolutely amazing place but 9 days was way too long. If we had a day or two extra in Bangkok and fitted in another destination it would have worked a lot better. The whole structure of the trip was amazing but I felt that the money paid for the trip wasn't exactly used as well as it could have been, flights to chaing Mai were really cheap so could have a few days there.

Poppy Thompson

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Yes

What were the highlights of your trip?

Volunteering in the Thai nursery in Sangkhlaburi, elephant sanctuary in Kanchanaburi, trekkin and going totally out of my comfort zone, full moon party!

Tips for other travellers?

Take lots of mosquito repellant with deet, it's just as easy to take a suitcase as a backpack and take part in anything offered to you!

Any other comments?

Take up any opportunity to do extra activities as you won't regret it! The island is the most expensive so make sure you save enough money for the last week, between 700-800 pound spending money should be more than enough! Staying up till sunrise at the full moon party is so,etching you have to experience!

Hannah Scholefield

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Yes

What were the highlights of your trip?

Looking after Thai children was amazing! Its one of the best things I've ever done. Zip wiring over a jungle was another and riding then bathing elephants.

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Not at all. There was more than enough to do

Tips for other travellers?

Take a big bag Dont take too many clothes, buy them out there!! Be prepared for lots of bites

Ollie Foulger

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What were the highlights of your trip?

Everything! Zip wiring across the jungle in Sangkhlaburi, Total Wipeout at Koh Phangan, and playing with the elephants are three which come to mind, but there are dozens of others. The contrasting locations that you cover make it even more memorable, from the hustle and bustle of Bangkok to the quiet and undeveloped jungle, and then a week partying on the islands! Oh, and having my own bungalow on the beach was a pretty good way to spend the last week!

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Perhaps a more detailed guide of how much the optional extras cost? (just to budget properly)

Tips for other travellers?

- Do every single activity that is offered, they are all amazing, and far cheaper than you will find anywhere else. £700 for the entire trip was plenty (including EVERY activity and a fair bit of shopping/beer). - Bring old clothes, plenty of mosquito repellant, and pack lightly (suitcase) - you can do your laundry throughout the trip for next to nothing. - Talk to everybody in your group, and do everything together (far more fun) - don't just sit worrying about WIFI

Annie Warman

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Yes

What were the highlights of your trip?

There are a lot!! Chang towers on Khao San Road, jungle trekking, the best food in Sangkhlaburi, volunteering, Erawan, Elephants World, cuddling lion cubs and feeding the giraffes in the safari, snorkelling by Koh Nangyuan, Full Moon party and all the beach parties on Koh Phangan, Bee and Wit and the friends for life I met on the trip.

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

Another month.

Tips for other travellers?

1) Money! £700+ if you want to do as many of the optional activities as possible (well worth it), it's not great when you're running low with a week to go. Koh Phangan is where most of the money will go, food is much more expensive and buckets add up. 2) Bring clothes you're happy to get ruined, jungle trekking and swimming in lakes with elephants make your clothes brown forever! Suitcase is also as good as a backpack, if not better. 3) Make the most of every single day, create the best memories ever, enjoy the company of all your fellow travellers, and be prepared for serious post Thailand blues when you come home!

Lucy Mc manus

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What were the highlights of your trip?

There were highlights at every stage of the trip- Bangkoks kao San road in general was brilliant for meeting other backpackers and they had the best shopping and cheapest massages! Lol sangklaburi was great for getting a real experience of rural Thailand- my highlight was the adventure park we went to where you could do zip lining, Zorbing and quad biking. The zip lining was absolutely terrifying (given my fear of heights!) but my favourite experience in sangklaburi. In kanchanaburi the elephant village was AMAZING .. Getting the chance to play in the water with the elephants was just incredible- and the elephants were so happy and playful! Then moving on to koh phangan there were so many highlights- SCUBA DIVING not to be missed! And the ang thong national marine park tour was great along with day trips to koh tao (great snorkelling), and of course the half moon party was simply not to be missed!!

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

I think I would have liked to have seen a few more islands- therefore just had more time in koh phangan to be able to visit some other places.

Tips for other travellers?

The biggest one- bring as many cans of mosquito spray as you possibly can! I was absolutely eaten alive by Mosquitos/ sand flies and the bites can be really itchy. When you do get bitten the tiger balm in 7/11 stores is the best thing to use! Try to get to know everybody in the group- when you make friends it's easy to just stay with the same people all of the time but the group dynamic is so much better when you try to integrate with everyone. Also do NOT sit on wifi at every opportunity! You will be wasting your chance to enjoy the experience! SAVE AS MUCH MONEY AS YOU CAN FOR THE ISLANDS! The islands are in the last week and it is the most expensive part of the trip by far so you need to have quite a lot of money left for the week. You don't want to miss out on anything so make sure you have enough to be able to participate in all of the amazing activities.

Any other comments?

The Chang beer in Thailand has no sell by date- keep this in mind when your drinking a beer because it could b lying in a cellar for 2/3 years and be a LOT stronger as a result!! Lol Be really careful about your buckets in koh phangan!Just don't let any alcohol you have out of your sight and if you do, then just leave it! Thank you to sugar for being a fantastic tour guide and also to smithy who came in half way through the trip. Met some of the most incredible people who absolutely made my trip, love you all!!! ??

Emma Harding

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Yes

What were the highlights of your trip?

So many! Bike ride around Bangkok, zip lining, elephants, jungle trek and so many more but those are the ones that stick out the most.

Is there anything else you would have liked to have added to your itinerary?

It would of been nice to see some of the other islands as part of the trip, we did it ourselves but it definitely wasn't as good.

Tips for other travellers?

You CAN take a suitcase, I was adamant I needed a backpack despite the other reviews telling me I didn't but I wish I'd taken a suitcase so I didn't have to unpack every time I wanted a top. The rooms aren't massive so living out of a suitcase would have been a lot easier. Do everything, take more money than you think you'll need so money doesn't become an issue towards the end. We had a few issues with our guide not telling us exactly how much things cost and then getting there to find out it was a lot more than we thought, so just be prepared for that. It'll be worth it though I promise. Wear SO much sun cream, even if you don't normally need it. If you get burnt it'll ruin the next few days. Also don't expect 5 star accomodation, it's not luxury but that's all part of the fun!

Any other comments?

Everyone in the reviews said how amazing their tour guide was, unfortunately I think ours could of been more helpful. For example one girl got her bank card stollen and needed to get to a Western Union, and it took him about a week and a half to get her to it so she could get her money. I mean he was lovely and a great friend but not always the best at the job.

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Accommodation & Meals

You’ll stay in a variety of different types of accommodation throughout your trip, each having been selected with location, comfort, and safety in mind. The majority of the places you stay in will be based on two to four people in the group sharing a room – you will always share with travellers of the same sex, but if you are travelling with a friend or partner let us know when you book so we can make sure you’re in a room together.

Most meals aren’t included on this trip, which offers you a fantastic opportunity to sample a range of Thailand’s delicious food. You won’t be short of places to choose from and your guide will always be able to suggest different places to eat – be adventurous and try out some of the local dishes. Do let us know if you have any dietary requirements when you book, and let your tour guide know if there’s anything specific you can’t eat while you’re in Thailand.

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Flights

Your flight to Thailand should arrive at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) on your programme start date. Your return flight or onward travel should be arranged on your programme end date.

To receive the included transfer from Bangkok airport to your accommodation your flight will need to arrive between 6am and 8pm on the programme start date.

To arrange your flights, contact our fantastic flights team on 01892 277037 or email them at [email protected] They will be able to search for the best flight offers to your chosen destinations, so you can plan and organise your trip in one place. Just make sure you give them your full name, as stated in your passport, along with your chosen departure dates, return dates, and any other details you want to include.

It is important that once you have booked your flights you add these details to your online account or alternatively you can contact us with your departure date, the flight number and arrival time at your destination.

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Eligibility & FAQ's

The minimum age for this trip is 18.

British passport holders arriving by air can enter Thailand for 30 days without a visa. Please ensure your passport is valid, with six months remaining on the date of your planned return, and that you hold a valid return flight ticket. If you plan to stay in Thailand for more than 30 days you will need to apply for a visa before departing the UK, which will be issued as a 60 day tourist visa so long as you’re not planning on taking paid work during your stay.

Are Airport Transfers Included On This Trip?

Your airport transfer is included on arrival and your guide will meet you at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), but you’ll need to arrange your own transfer back to the airport from the hostel in Bangkok. The staff at the hostel can help you book or share a taxi to the airport for around £10-£15.

How Many People Will Be In My Group With Me?

Group sizes vary from trip to trip, to check the number of people on your start date please contact one of our travel advisors.

How Do I Extend My Visa If I Want To Stay In Thailand For A Longer Period?

You can apply for a 60 day visa if you’re planning on staying in Thailand for longer than one month, but you’ll need to obtain this before you travel to Thailand. You can apply by post or in person for around £28.

How Much Money Should I Bring With Me?

Whilst it's easy enough to get by on £150 a week, we know that half the fun of your trip in Thailand is experiencing different things, trying all sorts of different food and enjoying the party atmosphere. There are also lots of activities on offer during your free days, so we'd recommend that as a minimum you bring between £600-£850, and if you're planning on doing lots of shopping, partying and extra activities then perhaps budget a bit more.

I’m Travelling With A Friend, Can We Stay Together?

Yes! Let us know when you book and we’ll make sure you both get to stay in the same rooms.

Do I Need To Bring A Sleeping Bag With Me?

All bedding is provided so there’s no need to bring a sleeping bag with you for this trip.

Will There Be A Safe Or Safety Deposit Box Available?

Yes, there will be somewhere safe for you to keep your valuables at each location.

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Thailand Experience 21st Feb 2018 Now AUD$1,269 was AUD$1,321 Select
Thailand Experience 7th Mar 2018 Now AUD$1,269 was AUD$1,321 Select
Thailand Experience 5th Apr 2018 Now AUD$1,269 was AUD$1,321 Select
Thailand Experience 23rd Apr 2018 Now AUD$1,311 was AUD$1,363 Select
Thailand Experience 23rd May 2018 Now AUD$1,311 was AUD$1,363 Select
Thailand Experience 5th Jun 2018 Now AUD$1,311 was AUD$1,363 Select
Thailand Experience 12th Jun 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 22nd Jun 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 28th Jun 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 8th Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 11th Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 14th Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 18th Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 21st Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 24th Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 27th Jul 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 1st Aug 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 5th Aug 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 8th Aug 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 11th Aug 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 26th Aug 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 6th Sep 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 9th Sep 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 24th Sep 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 7th Oct 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 10th Oct 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 23rd Oct 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 4th Nov 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 7th Nov 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 22nd Nov 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 7th Dec 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience 10th Dec 2018 AUD$1,468 Select
Thailand Experience Open Dated AUD$1,468 Select

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