Southern Thailand Family Explorer
Bespoke Holiday Itinerary / Experience Tour

Info : Southern Thailand Family Explorer

This tour is a great way for a family to experience the best that Thailand has to offer whilst limiting domestic flights and hotel changes. The tour takes in Bangkok and Phuket with an interesting twist in the middle to make it a little more adventurous, active and stimulating than the average package holiday.


  • Explore the countryside around Bangkok on an easy grade cycling tour
  • Discover the markets, temples and street food of Bangkok from a fun perspective with your personal guide
  • Visit an Elephant Camp
  • Canoe and swim in the emerald waters of Chieow Laan Lake
  • Explore the jungle, wildlife and dramatic scenery of Khao Sok National Park
  • Spend a week at the beach enjoying water sports and swimming.
  • Visit the Phi Phi Island’s by speedboat for a day snorkelling in crystal clear waters.


Pricing & Inclusions

Please call us on 020 3411 3589 for detailed costings or click here for a guide on our pricing policy. At Experience Travel Group we always have a range of fantastic special offers for holidays in Thailand. 

As every holiday is unique - Call our experts on 1-888-577-8452 for an inclusive, personalised quotation for your preferred dates or use the quote request form below...


Your personalised quotation with Experience Travel Group will include:

  • International Flights (which can be omitted from your quotation if you prefer)
  • Accommodation as described
  • Privately guided tours and transfers
  • Original Experience Travel Group "Signature" experiences
  • Full financial protection (full ABTA and ATOL bonding)
  • Meals as described
  • 24 hour in-country backup whilst away
  • Your own dedicated travel expert in the UK

For more on our pricing policy read here.

Day-to-Day Itinerary : Southern Thailand Family Explorer

Day 1 Depart the UK

Depart the UK on an overnight flight to Bangkok

Day 2 Bangkok

Arrive in Bangkok, your guide and driver will meet you and transfer you to Chatrium Hotel. Here you’ll check into a 2 bedroom suite, the rest of the day is free to relax, perhaps a good time to have a dip in the hotel pool.

Day 3 Bangkok

Today you’ll have a great introduction to Bangkok with your personal guide who will take you on a tour of the city. The guide will structure the tour according to your family’s interests; learn about the history of the cities glittering temples and Grand Palace, have fun haggling in the markets and malls or taste some delicious Thai street food. A car/driver is available for you but we recommend using public transport today, it’s enjoyable and much faster than road travel, your guide will show you the ropes.

Day 4 Bangkok

Today you have the chance to explore the rural Thai countryside just outside Bangkok on an interesting an easy grade cycle tour. You’ll visit the village of Minburi which is steeped in history and has picturesque canals, rice fields, market towns and temples nearby. Enjoy a Thai noodle lunch en route.

Today’s cycling is suitable for anyone who can use a bike but if any members of the family prefer a less strenuous day then your travel consultant can suggest alternative options.

Day 5 Khao Sok National Park

Today you depart early for Southern Thailand. You’ll take a short flight to Phuket where you’ll be met for your transfer to Khao Sok National Park. After lunch you’ll travel to a local elephant camp, where you'll get to meet the majestic, yet gentle animals. This will be followed by a scenic canoe trip.

After a Thai dinner you’ll retire to the sounds of the jungle. Your stay is at the Cliff and River Jungle Resort in a family room, the resort is set against a beautiful backdrop of dramatic limestone cliffs.  

Day 6 Khao Sok National Park

Today you’ll experience a jungle hike in Khao Sok National Park with an informative and experienced English speaking guide as your companion. With a keen eye for wildlife and nature, your guide will be able to spot interesting points of fauna and flora along the way. You'll have a packed lunch in the jungle and a chance for a swim in the refreshing waters of the Klong Sok River.

Day 7 Khao Sok National Park

Today you have a full day trip to Chieow Laan Lake. Travelling by long tail boat to your lunch destination at the floating raft houses, you'll have the chance to enjoy the stunning scenery , view limestone caves  and take a dip in the the emerald green waters of the lake.

After a Thai lunch there is a guided canoe trip on the lake, the scenery here is quite simply, amazing.

Day 8 Phuket

Before departure today there is a chance for any members of the family who are keen to have a massage treatment at the resort spa. After another delicious lunch, it's time to say goodbye to your jungle hideaway and transfer to Phuket. Here you will check into Kata Thani Resort in a Grand Suite for a weeks stay, this resort is in a great location on Phuket, away from the notorious Patong area but not at all isolated. There are plenty of restaurants within walking distance and there are a range of beach sports available along the sandy white shorts.

Day 9-14 Phuket

During your week in Phuket we include a day trip to Koh Phi Phi where you can snorkel in crystal clear waters and discover the famous islands.  The rest of your time here is free and the location of your resort is a good spot for enjoying the kind of beach life that Thailand is famous for. If your children prefer a range of activities then the island has many family friendly activities available including a water park, white water rafting and elephant treks.  Most of these can be booked locally or in advance of travel, speak to your travel consultant for further details.

Day 15 Fly Home

Depart Phuket today for your flight home.



Southern Thailand Family Explorer Hotels

You can book this holiday tour on its own, with flights or it can be tailored for you.

Here are the hotels and villas within this holiday as standard...

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