Adventure tour of Bangkok, Kanchanaburi, Erawan Falls National Park & Ayutthaya
All year round
Bangkok Kanchanaburi Erawan Falls NP
This 7-day tour exploring the major sights of Bangkok and the surrounding area is the perfect introduction to beautiful Thailand. Visit the Grand Palace, floating markets and the historical sites of Kanchanaburi and Ayutthaya.
24-hour airport arrival & departure transfer service
Services of a local tour guide during sightseeing and activities
Admission fees, with instruction where necessary
Meals as indicated in the itinerary
Travel Insurance (compulsory)
Single room supplements (chargeable if a same-sex room share is not available)
Meals not indicated in the itinerary
Drinks, snacks and other personal expenses (e.g. laundry)
Tips for tour leader, rafting guide and park guide
Any other items not mentioned above
DAY 1 Day 1, Arrive into Bangkok, transfer to hotel
Upon arrival our staff will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in Bangkok for the start of your trip.
Single room supplement (THSGTS), Extra day in Bangkok – pre-tour
Day 2, Bangkok, city tour
Our Thailand trip begins this morning with a fully guided tour of the fascinating city of Bangkok. Starting at Wat Pho we visit the Golden Palace and the Reclining Buddha before enjoying a tour along the city’s old waterways as we discover the secrets of ancient Siam hidden away amongst today’s high-tech and bustling Bangkok. We include a visit to the iconic temple of dawn, Wat Arun and we’ll use several modes of Thai transport.
Day 3, Bangkok to Kanchanaburi
Leaving Bangkok this morning we travel to the historic town of Kanchanaburi. Originally founded to protect Thailand from the Burmese the area is known today for being the site of the famous Bridge Over the River Kwai. Occupied by Japanese troops during WWII the bridge and subsequent railway line was built by allied prisoners of war. Travelling by train along the bridge we will also visit the Allied War Cemetery and the local museum. Then, we take to the river to our overnight floating raft-house accommodation.
Day 4, Kanchanaburi, visit to Erawan Falls National Park
After breakfast we head for the beautiful Erawan Falls National Park. This huge park is home to ancient caves and the spectacular waterfalls named after the 3-headed white elephant found in Hindu mythology.
Day 5, Kanchanaburi, Ayutthaya tour, train to Bangkok
We depart Kanchanaburi this morning for the short trip to the former Siam capital of Ayutthaya. Now a UNESCO world heritage site the city flourished between the 14th and 18th centuries and is home to many ancient temples and Palaces. This evening we return to Bangkok by train.
Day 6, Bangkok, floating market tour
An early start this morning sees us make the trip to Mahachai, the largest seafood market in the country. We then head to the world famous floating markets at Damnoen Saduk where you can try out your bartering skills as we hunt for souvenirs or just admire the bustling mayhem of this colourful market.
Day 7, Bangkok, departure transfer to the airport
Free day, transfer to the airport for departure flight.
Extra day in Bangkok – post-tour