Essential Thailand Thailand

Essential Thailand

  • Tradition & Moderne in Bangkok
  • Mit dem Fahrrad Thailands erste Hauptstadt Sukhothai erkunden
  • Nachtbasar von Chiang Mai
  • Goldenes Dreieck
  • Traumstrände von Koh Samui
  • Dschungel-Pfade & Wasserfälle im Khao Sok Nationalpark
  • Aufenthalt im Gästehaus inmitten des Dschungel des Khao Sok
  • Tropisches Paradies Ao Nang
  • Kajaktour durch die Buchten von Ao Nang
  • Überblick
  • Leistungen
  • Reiseverlauf
  • Termine & Preise
  • Zusatzinformationen
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16 Tage Thailand

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Auf dieser Abenteuerreise erwarten dich die Höhepunkte von Nord- und Süd-Thailand. Zunächst erkunden wir den Norden Thailands und reisen von Bangkok über Sukhothai nach Chiang Mai. Das charmante Städtchen Chiang Rai inmitten der nordthailändischen Bergwelt ist das ideale Ziel, um die unberührte Landschaft Thailands zu erkunden. Wir besuchen das sagenumwobenen Goldene Dreieck, das Dreiländereck von Thailand, Laos und Myanmar. Danach geht es in den tropischen Süden des Landes. Wir erkunden bei einer Inseltour das paradiesische Koh Samui mit den herrlichen Stränden und erfrischenden Wasserfällen. Im Khao Sok Nationalpark bestauen wir immergrüne Regenwälder und die artenreiche Tierwelt. Zum Abschluss verbringen wir ein paar Tage im idyllischen und unberührten Strandparadies Ao Nang. Bei einer Kajaktour entdecken wir Mangrovenwälder und versteckte Buchten. Entdecke die verschiedenen Gesichter Thailands und erlebe eine fantastische Mischung aus Abenteuer und Entspannung.

1. Tag: Bangkok
2. Tag: Sukhothai
3. Tag: Chiang Mai
4. Tag: Chiang Mai
5. Tag: Doi Mae Salong
6. Tag: Chiang Rai
7. Tag: Chiang Mai
8.-9. Tag: Bangkok
10. Tag: Koh Samui
11. Tag: Koh Samui
12. Tag: Khao Sok Nationalpark
13. Tag: Ao Nang
14. Tag: Ao Nang / Kajaktour
15. Tag: Ao Nang
16. Tag: Ao Nang

Leistungen enthalten

Thailand Rundreise gemäß Programm; alle Transporte wie angegeben, Nachtzüge von Chiang Mai nach Bangkok und von Bangkok nach Surat Thani; Ausflüge, Aktivitäten und Besichtigungen wie im Reiseverlauf beschrieben: Fahrradtour in Sukhothai, Elefanten-Krankenhaus in Lampang, Wat Rong Khun Tempel in Chiang Rai, Großer Palast in Bangkok, halbtägige Inseltour auf Koh Samui, halbtägige Kajaktour in Ao Nang

Leistungen nicht enthalten

Internationale Flüge (gerne über uns buchbar), nicht genannte Mahlzeiten und Getränke, persönliche Ausgaben, Trinkgeld, optionale Aktivitäten und Ausflüge, Flughafentransfers, Reiseversicherung

Unterbringung

7x Gästehaus
4x Hotel
2x Beach Resort
2x Nachtzug (Liegeabteil mit Bettzeug)

Die Unterbringung erfolgt im halben Doppelzimmer (Mehrbettzimmer gelegentlich möglich). Alleinreisende teilen sich das Zimmer mit einem/einer Mitreisenden des gleichen Geschlechts. Gegen Aufpreis ist die Unterbringung im Einzelzimmer buchbar. Preis bitte anfragen.

Verpflegung

5x Frühstück
1x Mittagessen

Tourbegleitung

Englischsprachiger Reiseleiter und örtliche Reiseführer bei einigen Sehenswürdigkeiten

Transportarten

Bahn, Öffentliche / gemietete Busse, Minibus, Boot, Taxi, Fahrrad, Songthaew, Tuk-Tuk

Zusätzliche Übernachtungen

Bitte kontaktiere uns - wir beraten dich gerne.

Flughafentransfer

Bitte kontaktiere uns - wir beraten dich gerne.

Optionale Ausflüge / Zusatzleistungen

BANGKOK:
Thai Massage THB250
Großer Palast THB500
Temple & River of Kings Urban Adventure THB2465
Tuk Tuk Experience Urban Adventure THB1790
Bangkok by Bike Urban Adventure THB1904

CHIANG MAI:
Flight of the Gibbon zipline THB3999
Fahrradtour THB950
Baan Thai Halbtageskochkurs THB800
Doi Suthep Tempel THB50
Thai Massage THB200
Urban Adventures - Mind & Soul THB2300
Urban Adventures - Mae Ping River Experience THB2460

CHIANG RAI:
Opium Museum THB50

Bitte beachte, dass sich die Preise/Aktivitäten jederzeit ändern können.
Day 1: Bangkok
Welcome to Bangkok, Thailand. There’s a welcome meeting at around 6 pm tonight. Please look for a note in the hotel lobby or ask the hotel reception where it will take place. If you're going to be late, please inform the hotel reception. We'll be collecting your insurance details and next of kin information at this meeting, so please ensure you have all these details to provide to your leader. If you arrive early perhaps take a riverboat to Chinatown and explore the crowded streets, or head to the magnificent Grand Palace. As one of the world’s largest marketplaces, Chatuchak Market is also a great place to visit. In the evening, maybe indulge yourself with a Thai massage.

Notes: If you can't arrange a flight that will arrive in time, you may wish to arrive a day early so you're able to attend. We'll be happy to book additional accommodation for you (subject to availability).

Accommodation: Hotel

Optional Activities:
Bangkok - Thai Massage - THB250
Bangkok - Grand Palace - THB500
Bangkok - Temple & River of Kings Urban Adventure - THB2465
Bangkok - Tuk Tuk Experience Urban Adventure - THB1790
Bangkok - Bangkok by Bike Urban Adventure - THB1904

Day 2: Sukhothai
In the morning, take a six-hour local bus to the small city of Sukhothai (which translates to 'Rising of Happiness'). Arrive in the afternoon and head out on a guided cycle tour of Sukhothai’s Historical Park and World Heritage-listed ancient city. Roll your bike around the temples and other archaeological relics within the area. The rest of the day is free for you to do as you please.

Accommodation: Hotel

Included Activities:
Sukhothai - Historical Park Bike Tour & Picnic Lunch

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 3: Chiang Mai
Start the day early with a five-hour drive in a private minivan to Chiang Mai. On the way, stop off at the Friends of the Asian Elephant Hospital in Lampang. This is a non-government organisation that aims to protect and conserve the welfare of elephants both domesticated and wild. Arrive in Chiang Mai late in the afternoon. You'll have the evening free to explore. Perhaps check out the night market for souvenirs and some spicy street food.

Accommodation: Hotel

Included Activities:
Lampang - Friends of the Asian Elephant

Day 4: Chiang Mai
Today is a free day to explore. Discover the northern city of Chiang Mai, which features over 120 temples in the centre alone. Take an optional excursion to the temple at the top of Doi Suthep, which offers fantastic views over the city. Perhaps spoil yourself with a traditional Thai massage or try your hand at a local cooking class. You might like to take part in one of our Urban Adventures, such as the 'Mind and Soul' or 'Mae Ping River Experience' day tours. To really get the blood pumping, head to the Flight of the Gibbon and negotiate the zipline and canopy course within the treetops.

Accommodation: Hotel

Optional Activities:

Chiang Mai - Flight of the Gibbon zipline - THB3999
Chiang Mai - Bicycle tour - THB950
Chaing Mai - Baan Thai Cookery School Half Day Course - THB800
Chiang Mai - Doi Suthep temple - THB50
Chiang Mai - Thai massage - THB200
Chiang Mai - Urban Adventures - Mind & Soul - THB2300
Chiang Mai - Urban Adventures - Mae Ping River Experience - THB2460

Day 5: Doi Mae Salong
Today travel by public bus and mini van to Doi Mae Salong via Mae Chan (approximately five hours in total). The atmosphere in the charming town of Doi Mae Salong is reminiscent of a small southern Chinese village. It's the perfect place to relax and kick back for the day. The region is famous for its Chinese tea traders, so make sure  you enjoy a cup of tea in a traditional Chinese teahouse overlooking the mountains. Check out the interesting market, which is full of produce and crafts made by hill tribe people. For something a little more adventurous, why not climb up the 719 steps to see the town’s Buddhist temple?

Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 6: Chiang Rai

In the morning take a three-hour ride in a minivan to the Golden Triangle, which is where the borders of Thailand, Burma and Laos meet. Pay a visit to the House of Opium Museum for a deeper insight into this area's problematic past. Continue your travels for around two hours to Chiang Rai, where you’ll stay the night. Perhaps head to Chiang Rai's night market, which is a great place to pick up some hill tribe handicrafts.

Accommodation: Guesthouse

Optional Activities:
Chaing Rai - Opium Museum - THB50

Day 7: Chiang Mai / Overnight sleeper train
This morning visit the impressive Wat Rong Khun (commonly known as the White Temple). Although it can be crowded with tourists, this temple is a modern wonder. Art is continually being added to it. In the afternoon, take a three-and-a-half-hour public bus back to Chiang Mai and board an overnight train for Bangkok (approximately 13 hours). Soft sleeper class trains are used for the overnight journey. The compartments are multi-share with air-conditioning and bunk beds that come with sheets and a pillow. Baggage travels in the carriage with you, and there's a food and drink service available on-board.

Accommodation: Overnight sleeper train

Included Activities:
Chiang Rai - Wat Rong Kun (White Temple)

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 8: Bangkok
Your train is scheduled to arrive into Bangkok in the early morning on Day 8 of the trip. The rest of the day is free to explore. As this is a combination trip, your group leader and the composition of your group may change at this location. There will be a group meeting to discuss the next stage of your itinerary. You're welcome to attend, as this is a great chance to meet your new fellow travellers.

Accommodation: Hotel

Optional Activities:
Bangkok - Tuk Tuk Experience Urban Adventure - THB1790
Bangkok - Temple & River of Kings Urban Adventure - THB2465
Bangkok - Bangkok by Bike Urban Adventure - THB1904

Day 9: Bangkok / overnight train

Today explore some of Bangkok's most famous sights, including the Grand Palace and the adjoining Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew). Make an optional visit to the temple complex of Wat Pho, which houses the famous 46 metre-long statue of the Reclining Buddha. Enjoy a free afternoon to discover more of the city in your own time. This evening, head south to Surat Thani on a 13-hour overnight train.

Notes: Sleeper trains are clean and air-conditioned, and beds are padded berths with sheets, pillow and blanket provided (although some people prefer to bring their own sleeping sheet). Please note that you may be sharing compartments with locals of the same or opposite gender. Your baggage will travel in the carriage with you. There's also food and drink service available on board. Some people may find the air conditioning a little too cold so we recommend you bring a warm layer of clothes for this journey.
Please see important information in the "packing"' section of the trip notes regarding strict dress code for the Grand Palace visit.


Accommodation: Overnight sleeper train

Included Activities:
Bangkok - Grand Palace

Optional Activities:
Bangkok - Jim Thompson's House - THB150
Bangkok - Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) - THB50
Bangkok - Thai Massage - THB250

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 10: Ko Samui
Arrive into Surat Thani this morning, continuing by public bus and ferry to Koh Samui (approximately four hours). The island of Koh Samui has been a tourist hotspot for decades, and with good reason. Swim, snorkel or relax in the waterfalls at Na Muang. Take a trip with the group around the island, visiting the 15-metre tall Big Buddha (Wat Phra Yai). In the evening, perhaps feast on a delicious curry with the group and then join in the carnival that is Koh Samui's famous nightlife.

Accommodation: Resort

Included Activities:
Ko Samui - half day guided tour

Day 11: Ko Samui

Spend a free day today swimming, lazing in the sun or exploring Koh Samui. You may like to take an optional day tour to Ang Thong Marine National Park by either slow boat or speedboat. The park is an archipelago of over 40 islands in the Gulf of Thailand, featuring pristine beaches, jungle, mangroves and limestone mountains rising out of the sea. Join the hoards of tourists tanning on the beach at Koh Mae island and check out the saltwater lagoon of Thale Nai (Emerald Lake). For a quieter experience and some great snorkelling opportunities, head to the nearby islands of Koh Tao and Koh Nang Yuan.

Accommodation: Resort

Optional Activities:
Ko Samui - Thai Massage - THB300
Ko Samui - Thai Cooking Class - THB1850
Ko Samui - Day trip to Koh Tao - THB2400
Ko Samui - Ang Thong Marine Park tour - THB2400

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 12: Khao Sok National Park
Today travel to Khao Sok National Park by songtaew, ferry and mini van. The journey will take a total of about five hours. The park is the wettest spot in Thailand and encloses some of the oldest jungle in the world. See limestone islands rise out of the water and, if you're lucky, monkeys playing by the water's edge. Stroll along trails past waterfalls and spend the night in a guesthouse in the jungle.

Accommodation: Guesthouse

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 13: Ao Nang Beach
Depart by public bus from Khao Sok to the beach town of Ao Nang (approximately three hours). On arrival, settle into your hotel and hit the local beach. Swim or snorkel in the clear water, relax on the sand with a book and sip a cocktail as the sun goes down. You have plenty of free time to do as you please.

Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 14: Ao Nang Beach

This morning head out on a half-day sea kayaking trip to Ao Thalane. Transfer from your hotel in Ao Nang to Thalane Bay in a van, passing through rural villages on the way. Paddle through mangrove forests, coves and narrow karst-walled canyons, keeping an eye out for kingfishers, herons and crab-eating macaque monkeys. Be careful with your belongings, as the cheeky monkeys can steal them. After some time on the water, return to the pier and enjoy lunch at a local restaurant with a great view over the area. After lunch, transfer back to your hotel in Ao Nang. Enjoy free time for the rest of the afternoon.

Accommodation: Guesthouse

Included Activities:

Krabi - Sea Kayaking

Meals Included: Lunch

Day 15: Ao Nang Beach
Enjoy a free day to relax on the beach or participate in a variety of optional activities. Perhaps unwind with a massage or cook up something delicious in a Thai cooking class. Take a tour out to some of Krabi's naturally-formed crystal pools and hot springs, swimming in the clear waters of the Emerald Lagoon while fish nibble at your toes. You might like to take a trip out to the quiet, pristine island of Koh Hong, where you can snorkel in the shallow reefs and kayak past cliffs to a hidden salt-water lagoon.

Accommodation: Guesthouse

Optional Activities:

Ao Nang - Rock Climbing - THB1800
Krabi - Half day cycling trip with waterfalls - THB2500
Ao Nang - Hot springs & Emerald lagoon tour - THB1600
Ao Nang - Phi Phi Island Day Tour - THB1600
Ao Nang - Scuba Diving (3 dives) - THB4000
Ao Nang - Cooking class - THB1200
Ao Nang - Thai Massage - THB300

Day 16: Ao Nang Beach
Today your Thai adventure comes to an end. There are no activities planned and you are free to depart at any time.

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Reisestil
Seien wir mal ehrlich: Niemand geht auf Reisen, um den Spaß zu erleben für 3 Stunden in einer Warteschlange für Tickets zu stehen oder erfolglos nach einem Restaurant mit authentischen Speisen zu suchen (um schließlich aufzugeben und bei McDonalds zu landen). Deshalb beinhalten unsere Reisen einige Eintrittsgebühren zu den Hauptsehenswürdigkeiten, die Unterkünfte, alle Transportmittel, gelegentliche Mahlzeiten sowie das Know-How eines örtlichen erfahren Reiseführers. Zwar gibt es auch genügend Zeit, damit du dein eigenes Ding tun kannst, es sind aber auch Gruppenaktivitäten enthalten - weil manche Dinge gemeinsam einfach mehr Spaß machen! Diese Tour ist eine Backpacker-Tour, jedoch mit einer guten Portion Planung, so dass du dich auf das Wesentliche konzentrieren kannst: Das Erleben und Entdecken von Thailand!