Cha Am | Hua Hin | Chumphon | Krabi
A private journey by road, travelling through the coastal resorts of Hua Hin, Chumphon and Krabi to the holiday island of Phuket. Experience beautiful scenery, Thai culture and local cuisine as you stay each night by the sea. A relaxing beach stay in Phuket can easily be added to the end of your holiday.
• Floating market
• Hillside palaces
• Three Hundred Peaks National Park
• Coastal towns and villages
• Stay in beautiful Krabi
• Visit James Bond island
Day 1 - Cha Am & Hua Hin
You will be picked up from your Bangkok hotel and head to Damnoen Saduak, famous for its floating market, where local villagers ply their trade in long-tailed boats selling everything from fruit to cooked foods. After lunch drive towards Cha Am stopping at the hill palace of Phra Nakhon Kiri and the Marukhathaywan Palace, built in teak wood by the sea. From here continue to your hotel with the afternoon to explore.
Hotel: City Beach Hotel
Day 2 - Pranburi & Chumphon
From Cha Am, drive through Hua Hin and the fishing village of Pran Buri before entering Sam Roi Yod "Three Hundred Peaks" National Park, location of the famous war scenes in the film "The Killing Fields". There is a chance to climb the 395 steps to the top of the Mirror Mountain with its small monastery overlooking the harbour and beach, before stopping for lunch at a seaside restaurant en route to Chumphon.
Chumphon Cabana Resort
Day 3 - Krabi
After breakfast, depart for Surat Thani with a stop on the way at Phra Borommathat Chaiya Stupa, built around 757. In the late afternoon arrive into the Krabi region where you will stay for the next two nights. The next day is free to relax and enjoy the hotel's facilities or take an excursion - perhaps take a boat to the nearby islands or a kayak to explore the mangroves.
Hotel: Ao Nang Villa
Day 5 - Phang Nga Bay
Today begin with a visit to the Shell Cemetery with its petrified seashells dating as far back as 75 million years. Afterwards, take a cruise across the shallow sea of Phang Nga National Park, with its beautiful limestone rocks jutting out of the water, stopping for a tour on the famous "James Bond Island". After a delicious lunch, arrive in Phuket, where you can extend your holiday at one of the excellent beach resorts.
Ask you consultant to combine this tour with a stay on one of Phuket's excellent beach resorts
Touring at its very best with a private driver/guide and vehicle. Plus time to explore at your own pace.
Your private tour includes: