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Luxury Thailand

11 nights from £6,175pp (excl. international flights)

Bangkok  – Chiang Mai  – Koh Yao Noi  – Phuket

Luxury Thailand

A luxury adventure across Thailand, seamlessly blending cultural richness with opulence.

Explore Bangkok's vibrant streets, navigate the mystical Golden Triangle in Chiang Rai, and revel in the cultural tapestry of Chiang Mai.
The journey includes visits to iconic landmarks like The Grand Palace and Wat Pho, showcasing the city's vibrant heritage. Transition to the tranquil Golden Triangle area, experiencing elephant interactions and jungle adventures. Continue to Chiang Mai for a scenic hot air balloon ride, providing a breathtaking perspective of the city. From Chiang Mai, head to the southern paradise of Phuket and then to the secluded Koh Yao Noi, a haven for relaxation. Enjoy a private yacht charter, exploring the Andaman Sea's tropical islands, and indulge in a beachfront BBQ. Conclude your journey with leisurely days on Koh Yao Noi, marked by private pool villa serenity and evening entertainment at the Moonlight Cinema.

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The itinerary…

Day 1: Time to fly!

Depart to the airport and take your over night flight to Bangkok

Day 2: Bangkok Arrival

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Bangkok

Arrive in Bangkok, where your guide will greet you at Suvarnabhumi Airport with a warm "Thai Smile" before a brief tour of the city. Check-in at Siam Hotel where you will spend two nights. Enjoy the day at your hotel and explore the local area.

Day 3: Explore Grand Palace & Wat Pho

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

After breakfast, enjoy a visit to The Grand Palace which is a Bangkok must-see. In the afternoon visit Wat Po, home to a massive reclining Buddha, a spectacular temple complex, and one of the city's largest. The 46-meter-long reclining Buddha, covered in gold leaf, is a sight to behold. The temple garden features a Bodhi tree grown from a cutting of the original tree in India, where Lord Buddha awaited enlightenment.

Return to your hotel later in the day to relax and enjoy an evening meal.

Day 4: Head to Chiang Rai

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Golden Triangle Area

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel, then transfer to Suvarnabhumi Airport for your flight to Chiang Rai.

Upon arrival at Chiang Rai Airport, a private luxury vehicle will transfer you to the pier. From there, reach Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle by boat along the Ruak River for check-in and refreshments. Take a ride on the long-tailed boat to the confluence of the Ruak River and the mighty Mekong.

Return to your hotel and enjoy a 90-minute spa treatment and a relaxing dinner in the evening.

Day 5: Four Seasons Tented Camp

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Asian elephants

After a good night's sleep and breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy inclusive activities at Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle such as 'Meet the Gentle Giants' - Guided by our team of experienced mahouts, learn to interact with elephants, then embark on an exploration of the jungle wilderness with your newly acquired skills. Join in the customary daybreak ritual and join the mahouts as they bathe the elephants in the river or pond, getting them ready for trekking. Enjoy lunch and dinner at the hotel.

Day 6: Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai

Chang Mai

Chiang Mai

After breakfast at the hotel, you will drive from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai (approximately 4 hours) to your hotel 137 Pillars House. The city has a fascinatingly distinct culture and flair for cuisine. Chiang Mai has an abundance of temples and fascinating northern Thai architecture. The beautiful Buddhist temples and their ancient interior reflect architecture and faith from more than six centuries ago. The rest of the day is yours to do as you wish.

Day 7: Bird’s Eye View of Chiang Mai - Hot Air Balloon Flight.

Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai

Start your day with a delightful breakfast at your hotel then get ready to take a bird’s eye view of Chiang Mai in a Hot Air Balloon! Experience the thrill of a scenic hot air balloon ride, fulfilling a dream you've always had. Soar above the treetops and the picturesque Thai countryside for an unforgettable adventure. Witness the stunning panoramic views as the morning sun paints the landscape with breath-taking hues. After landing, savour a champagne breakfast as you receive your "certificate of flight" – a cherished memento of this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Day 8: Chiang Mai – Phuket – Koh Yao Noi

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Six Senses Yao Noi

After breakfast, enjoy a private transfer to Chiang Mai Airport for your flight to Phuket in southern Thailand. Upon arrival in Phuket, a private limousine will transfer you to Yacht Haven Marina pier. From there, board a scheduled speedboat to your hotel in Koh Yao Noi. You will stay at Six Senses Yao Noi, a premier barefoot luxury resort in Asia, which serves as an ideal base to explore the bay's hidden beaches, uninhabited islands, tidal lagoons, jungle-covered rocks, cliffs, mangrove forests, and vibrant coral reefs.

Day 9: Koh Yao Noi

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Six Senses

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and then set off on a private yacht charter cruise around the Andaman Sea in style. Visit stunning tropical islands and indulge in a first-class lunch prepared by the resort chef. In the evening revel in your own slice of paradise where a personal chef will prepare a BBQ dinner on the beach at sunset. Relax under the stars as you talk about the day's highlights.

Day 10 - 11: Koh Yao Noi

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Six Senses Yao Noi

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Day is at your leisure to relax in the privacy of your own pool villa.

Do not forget to leave time for the evening movie at the Moonlight Cinema, where sun-loungers and a movie screen are placed on the beach for your entertainment under the stars.

Day 12: Koh Yao Noi – Phuket Departure

Elephants

Asian elephants

Breakfast at the hotel. At your leisure till your check-out time, depart Koh Yao by join-in, comfortable speedboat to the Ao Po Grand Marina pier and continue by a private transfer to Phuket Airport to board your flight home.

You will arrive home on the same day due to time zone crossings! Admire your holiday photos and start planning your next luxury adventure.


Duration: 11 days

Location: Thailand holidays, Southeast Asia

Price: £6175pp

From £6,175 pp based on two people sharing, excluding international flights.

The trip includes all accommodation and activities specified above. Rooms and meals as below:

  • 2 nights at Siam Hotel – Siam Suite – breakfast included/dinner included on the second night
  • 3 nights at Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle – Superior Tent - all meals included
  • 2 nights 137 Pillars House Chiang Mai – Rajah Brooke Suite - breakfast included
  • 3 nights Six Senses Yao Noi – Hideaway Pool Villa - breakfast included
  • Internal flights and all transfers.

This trip excludes:

  • Single Supplements.
  • International flights to/from UK
  • Any activities, meals or drinks not mentioned as included.
  • Anything else e.g. park fees not mentioned as included.
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When to go to Thailand

A month-by-month guide of when to visit Thailand

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January

January is one of the most delightful months to visit Thailand. The weather is characterized by cool temperatures and dry conditions. Daytime temperatures typically range from 25°C to 32°C (77°F to 89°F), making it perfect for outdoor exploration.

The month kicks off with vibrant New Year's Eve celebrations in major cities, such as Bangkok and Chiang Mai. Spectacular fireworks displays light up the night sky, and many establishments host special parties and events. Towards the end of January, the Chiang Mai Flower Festival takes place, featuring colourful parades, floral exhibitions, and garden competitions, adding a touch of natural beauty to your visit.

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February

February is a continuation of the pleasant weather experienced in January. The cool, dry conditions persist, creating a comfortable atmosphere for travellers.

Chinese New Year, celebrated in various Thai-Chinese communities, adds a dash of cultural festivities to the month. In Chiang Mai, the Lantern Festival coincides with this period, where you can release lanterns into the night sky for good luck.

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March

March is still a great time to visit Thailand. While temperatures start to rise as the month progresses, it remains relatively comfortable with low humidity and minimal rainfall.

The highlight of March in Thailand is the Songkran Festival, marking the Thai New Year. This event is celebrated with water fights, parades, and traditional ceremonies. It's a unique cultural experience that's both fun and refreshing.

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April

April marks the beginning of the hot season in Thailand. Temperatures can soar, reaching up to 40°C (104°F). It's generally dry but increasingly scorching.

The Songkran Festival celebrations often continue into the first half of April, making it a vibrant and festive time to visit. Be prepared to get drenched in friendly water fights as part of the festivities.

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May

May is still part of the hot and dry season. However, temperatures might be slightly more bearable compared to April.

While May doesn't feature any major festivals, it's an excellent time to explore Thailand's beautiful beaches and islands without the peak-season crowds. The clear skies and warm waters make it ideal for beach vacations and water activities.

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June

June is the start of the rainy season in most parts of Thailand. Humidity increases, and sporadic rainfall becomes more common.

While there are no major festivals in June, this quieter period allows you to explore popular tourist destinations with fewer crowds. Consider indoor and cultural activities during occasional downpours

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July

July is firmly within the rainy season in most of Thailand. Frequent downpours are expected, especially on the west coast and in northern regions.

July doesn't feature significant events, but it's a time to experience Thailand's lush green landscapes. You can visit national parks and enjoy the vibrant flora that thrives during the rainy season.

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August

Rainfall continues in August, but the east coast islands like Koh Samui and Koh Phangan tend to have better weather during this period.

On August 12th, Thailand celebrates the Queen's Birthday, a national holiday. It's a time when Thais show their love and respect for the monarchy.

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September

September marks the transition as the rainy season starts to wane. The weather gradually improves, particularly towards the latter part of the month.

Mahidol Day on September 24th is another national holiday, commemorating the life and contributions of Prince Mahidol, the father of modern medicine and public health in Thailand.

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October

October is a great time to visit as the rainy season recedes, and the weather becomes more comfortable. You'll notice a decrease in rainfall, and conditions become ideal for travel.

Chulalongkorn Day on October 23rd is celebrated as a public holiday to honor King Rama V. It's a day of paying respects and remembering his significant contributions to the country.

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November

November offers pleasant weather with less humidity. It's an excellent time for outdoor exploration and activities.

Loy Krathong, the Festival of Lights, is a major event in November. During this celebration, people release lanterns and float decorative krathongs (small rafts) on rivers and lakes, creating a magical, illuminated spectacle.

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December

December is the peak tourist season in Thailand. The weather is cool and dry, providing ideal conditions for various outdoor activities.

Christmas and New Year's Eve are widely celebrated in major cities and tourist areas. You'll find festive decorations, special dinners, and lively parties to ring in the new year.

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