Thai Intro is the most incredible way to experience Thailand. On this 9-day adventure tour you depart from Bangkok and end in Koh Phangan. You'll discover Bangkok's crazy nightlife, visit ancient temples, become a booking 'pro' at a Thai cooking class, stay overnight in floating bungalows at the incredible Khao Sok National Park, experience local culture, snorkel in pristine oceans, get up close and personal with elephants, explore tropical beaches, enjoy a traditional Thai massage, party on the beach, and much more!
All about the 12 Day Thai Intro
Escape, experience Thai culture, have an epic adventure and make memories to last a lifetime when you travel on our 12 day Thai Intro group Trip.
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, have a Thai massage, party on the world famous ‘Full Moon Party’ beach and much more!
With a guide the moment you step off the plane to show you the wonders of Thailand this tour is a true adventure through this amazing country.
Perfect for those 18-39 this tour is fun and active as you traverse from Bangkok to Koh Phi Phi.
12 Day Thai Intro
Tour itinerary - 12 Days
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!
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.
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)
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)
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)
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.
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)
Muay Thai or Yoga Experience
Today you have the choice of learning the art of Muay Thai boxing or bringing some peace and harmony into your action-packed trip with a private Yoga class. We’ll then head out for our last night on Koh Phangan. (D)
Transport and arrival to Phi Phi Islands
You’ll leave Koh Phangan early morning and arrive in Phi Phi late afternoon on this day. You’ll then check into your guesthouse and head out for dinner, drinks and a beach party!
Phi Phi Islands Experience
Take off on an amazing boat trip around the stunning Phi Phi Leh,. Snorkel, kayak, see an incredible underwater light show at night and enjoy a few drinks and dinner under the stars. It’s a truly unforgettable experience (D)
• There is a possibility we may not be able to enter right into Maya Bay at certain times of the year due to government closures.
Paradise Islands Boat Trip
Hike to Phi Phi’s iconic viewpoint in the morning and then explore Phi Phi’s amazing Paradise Islands on an awesome private and exclusive boat trip. Visit hidden lagoons, snorkel in crystal clear water and discover some little known and stunning white sandy beaches. Then head out for a farewell dinner and to experience Phi Phi’s awesome nightlife one last time! (L)
Chill out on Phi Phi
Your day to relax on the beach or explore more of the island. You can choose to stay on in Phi Phi or continue your travels in Thailand.
|Tour code: THAI12|
Airport Pick up at Bangkok airport on Day 1
Feb 2, 5 ,7 ,9, 12, 15, 17, 20, 23, 26, 28
Mar 2, 4, 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 25, 28,
Apr 1, 4, 6, 9, 14, 17, 20, 24, 26, 29
May 2, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 20, 23, 25, 28, 31
Jun 2, 5, 7, 10, 13, 16, 18, 21, 23, 26, 28, 30
Jul 2, 5, 8, 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 23, 26, 28, 30
Aug 2, 5, 8, 11, 13, 16, 18, 21, 24, 26, 28, 31
Sep 1, 3, 6, 9, 12, 16, 19, 21, 25, 29
Oct 1, 4, 7, 10, 14, 18, 21, 24, 28, 31
Nov 4, 7, 10, 13, 16, 20, 23, 26, 28, 30
Dec 2, 4, 7, 10, 12
Important NotesThings 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. After the tour finishes on the beautiful Phi Phi islands. You can choose to stay on longer in Phi Phi or if you need to get back to Bangkok the quickest option is to get a ferry to Phuket or Krabi and then a flight back. The earliest this flight should be booked is 7pm on day 12. Your Group Leader will help with any other local transport and ensure you’re comfortable with all parts of your trip and onward travel.
- 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.
Most nationalities including the UK, Europe, Australia, NZ, Canada, USD, Scandinavia and Brazil will usually receive a 30-day visa exemption on arrival for free.
If you would like a longer tourist visa or are not eligible for the visa exemption you can apply for a visa at your nearest Thai consulate prior to entering Thailand. If you’re unsure of your visa requirements or need any help just contact us.
Similar Tours to 12 Day Thai Intro
13-day tour in Thailand visit ancient temples in Bangkok, take a Thai cooking class, stay on the floating bungalows at Khao Sok National Park and take an island boat trip in Koh Phangan. Awesome upgrades and extras! Perfect Thailand adventure tour for ages 18 to 40 plus. Upgraded accommodation throughout, all twin or double rooms with a private upgrade option.
This is the absolute best of both south and north Thailand in 18 days! All with a group leader from the moment you step off the plane, an instant group of friends and help with all your onward travel. Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!
Experience the best of northern Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia, in this comprehensive trip for travelers who have four weeks or more and want to see as much of these amazing countries as possible. Discover the sights, sounds and smells of Bangkok, travel through the wilderness and wildlife of Laos and explore ancient temples in Cambodia.
Experience Vietnam and Cambodia on our Flexible Budget organized tour, with the flexibility to hop-off along the way. Get further off the beaten track and experience Vietnam and Cambodia. Explore temple ruins, stay on an island hideaway and visit remote villages.
For travellers who have the time, The Lot is a comprehensive trip through Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam, starting in Bangkok and finishing in Hanoi. This Flexi Tour Itinerary is a unique combination of a guided Stray pass and pre-paid accommodation and activities, based on the recommendations of hand-picked Stray experts. This tour allows you to make the most of your time in Southeast Asia. You can still hop off anywhere, spend longer at your favourite places and opt for extra activities along the way.