All about the 12 Day Thai Intro

You’ll discover crazy Bangkok by boat and Tuk Tuk, visit ancient temples, learn to cook delicious Thai food, sleep on floating bungalows in the middle of a rainforest, explore tropical islands, swim under waterfalls, experience elephants in the jungle, have a Thai massage, party on the world famous ‘Full Moon Party’ beach and much more!


12 Day Thai Intro Itinerary - 12 days

  • Day 1 Bangkok
    We'll pick you up from the airport and take you to the guesthouse in Bangkok. You'll then have plenty of time to recover from your long flight, chill out and meet everyone in your group. Tonight we head out together for a group dinner (own expense) and get to know each other and Bangkok!
  • Day 2 Bangkok
    Discover Bangkok from a different perspective as we take a relaxing cruise through the heart of the city. We'll then visit Bangkok's most sacred and ancient temples and travel by Tuk Tuk through the crazy streets! At night we'll head out and experience some of the best nightlife in the world.
  • Day 3 Bangkok to Khao Sok National Park
    Learn the secrets to preparing delicious Thai cuisine first hand with a traditional Thai cooking class. Get some final souvenirs from the markets in Bangkok and go for a massage or explore. Then in the afternoon we head to the bustling train station of Bangkok. Then you can sit back, relax and enjoy the sights of Thailand when we board the overnight train and travel down south. (L)
  • Day 4 Khao Sok National Park
    We'll wind through amazing limestone cliffs in a long-tail boat to a pristine freshwater lake and will stay overnight in floating bungalows. You’ll also go kayaking, tubing and monkey spotting! (L,D)
  • Day 5 Khao Sok National Park to Koh Phangan
    We'll then travel by boat to the beautiful tropical island of Koh Phangan – home of the world famous full-moon parties. After checking in to our own amazing beachside bungalows you can spend the afternoon exploring the island or just relax by the pool and work on your tan. (B)
  • Day 6 Koh Phangan
    Unwind and relax with some well deserved beach time, before being pampered with a traditional Thai massage. Head out with the group tonight to explore the bars of Koh Phangan.
  • Day 7 Koh Phangan
    You'll discover the beauty of the island as we travel by long-tail boat to some of the most amazing beaches in the world. You'll go snorkelling in crystal clear water and take a short trek through the jungle to swim under waterfalls. (L)
  • Day 8 Koh Phangan
    Get ready for some action as we get up close and personal with elephants in the jungle. Then prepare to be pampered with a traditional Thai massage, before we head out for the delicious farewell dinner and big beach party! (D)
  • Day 9 Koh Phangan to Koh Phi Phi
    You’ll now say goodbye to your ThaIntro Group Leader and make your way to the beautiful Phi Phi Islands for the amazing last 3 days of your package. Most likely many of your ThaIntro group will also be joining you on this part of the journey. You’ll leave Koh Phangan early morning and arrive in Phi Phi late afternoon on this day. You’ll then check into your guesthouse for the night.
  • Day 10 Koh Phi Phi
    Explore, swim and snorkel around Phi Phi’s amazing Paradise Islands on this awesome half-day sunset trip. Then head out and experience Phi Phi’s crazy nightlife!
  • Day 11 Koh Phi Phi
    Take off on your exclusive overnight boat to the stunning Maya Bay – made famous by the movie “The Beach”. You’ll be one of very few people on the beach on this exclusive trip. Snorkel, kayak, have a BBQ on the beach in what is a truly unforgettable experience! (D)
  • Day 12 Koh Phi Phi
    After arriving back from your live-aboard trip, you can choose to stay on in Phi Phi or continue your travels in Thailand. (B)
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Real Aussie Says:
Get ready for the trip of a lifetime! Perfect for first-time or solo travellers, it’s an awesome group tour showing you the best of Thailand and includes everything you’ll need to gap year or travel in Asia. Discover tropical islands with stunning beaches, amazing culture, endless adventure, friendly people, delicious food and crazy nightlife.

12 Day Thai Intro Price information
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Tour code: THAI12
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April 1, 3, 8, 10, 14, 15, 18, 23, 25, 27
May 2, 4, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, 23, 25, 27, 31
June 2, 6, 8, 10, 14, 17, 20, 22, 24, 28
July 1, 3, 8, 10, 12, 15, 18, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31
Aug 5, 7, 9, 13, 16, 20, 22 24, 27, 29
Sep 3, 5, 7, 11, 14, 17, 20, 23, 24, 29
Oct 3, 5, 7, 10, 14, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27
Nov 1, 3, 5, 9, 12, 16, 18, 20, 24, 26, 30
Dec 3, 6, 8, 11, 14, 16


Jan 4, 7, 10, 13, 16, 19, 22, 24, 28, 31
Feb 2, 5, 8, 12, 15, 18, 21, 23, 27
Mar 2, 4, 7, 9, 13, 17, 19, 22, 24, 30 ,31
April 3, 6, 8, 15, 17, 20, 22, 26, 30

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    Things you need to know about this tour
    • Your group leader can help you with onward travel throughout Thailand and SE Asia, including organizing your transport back to Bangkok.
    • Flights, all other meals, drinks and travel insurance (compulsory) are not included.
    • We recommend arriving into Bangkok on the start date as there are no included activities this day

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