Day 1 : Welcome Dinner & Party Night
Your arrival in Bangkok will be easy! Our driver will meet you at the airport and drive you to our accommodation near Khao San Road in the heart of Bangkok. Later, meet the rest of your group and your Ultimate Thailand group leader at our welcome dinner. Afterwards we hit the town for a night of fun at our favourite Bangkok nightlife spots!
Day 2 : Bangkok City Tour
The morning is yours to sleep in, relax, go exploring or head to Bangkok’s famous floating markets. That evening we catch the overnight train to Surat Thani in Southern Thailand. The overnight train is loads of fun. Grab some dinner on the train, sleep in your own comfy bed and wake up refreshed for a day in the jungle.
Day 3 : Markets & Overnight Train
The morning is all yours to sleep in, relax, go exploring or head to the markets for some bargain hunting. That afternoon we catch the overnight train to Surat Thani in Southern Thailand, the gateway to Khao Sok National Park. The overnight train is loads of fun. Have dinner on the train, sleep in your own comfy bed and wake up refreshed for our jungle adventure!
Day 4 : Welcome to the Jungle
Today we travel by longtail boat to our floating rafthouses on the lake, hidden deep in the rainforest of Khao Sok National Park. Spot wildlife, swim in the lake, go kayaking or relax and take in your amazing surroundings! This evening we’ll enjoy a tasty Thai dinner with fish caught for us fresh from the lake.
Meals :Lunch, Dinner
Day 5 : Khao Sok Jungle Village
Wake up in your bamboo raft house to the sound of monkeys in the treetops! After breakfast we head out on a river cruise and trek through the jungle exploring the many hidden caves before travelling to our next stop. Visit some baby monkeys in the wild and check out our favourite Thai reggae bar for dinner and drinks.
Day 6 : Phi Phi Beach & Fireshow
Today we arrive at the tropical island of Koh Phi Phi for two nights of tropical island fun! We’ll hike to the island’s famous viewpoint for sunset before heading to the beach for dinner, music and drinks. Tonight we’ll take you to our favourite beach bars on the island to watch the world famous beach fire shows!
Day 7 : Koh Phi Phi Boat Tour
This morning we jump in a private boat for a tour of the Phi Phi Islands. We'll explore the area, take in our paradise surroundings and stop off for a spot of snorkelling where you’ll see loads of amazing fish on the limestone reefs. After a day of fun we meet up to party at one of our favourite Phi Phi beach clubs!
Day 8 : Koh Phangan Beach Paradise
Today we travel to the famous party island of Koh Phangan. Our accommodation is located right on the beach! We’ll spend our evenings sipping on cocktails, seeing some amazing sunsets and enjoying the nightlife!
Day 9 : Koh Phangan Beach Paradise Take 2
Enjoy another day exploring the Koh Phangan Island! Soak up the sun on the sand or check out some of Koh Phangan’s awesome island activities.
Day 10 : Sun, Sand, Sea & Coconuts
Today is yours to relax by the pool, swim at the beach, go snorkelling, kayaking or explore Koh Phangan and Haad Rin. If you wish, we can arrange day activities for you like cooking lessons, Muay Thai boxing, massage and yoga. This evening we meet up for our farewell dinner before partying the night away!
Day 11 : Onward Travel
This morning you’ll be picked up from our resort in Koh Phangan, be ready at 11.30am. From here you’ll be taken to Thong Sala Pier where you’ll take a public ferry to Koh Tao. When you arrive, take a local taxi to our Sairee Beach accommodation ready for a few days in island paradise!
Day 12 : Koh Tao Snorkelling
Discover the incredible beaches and coral reefs of the stunning island of Koh Tao on our boat trip of the island. Your trip will depart in the morning, be ready by 9.00am. Once aboard you’ll start at Ao Luk, a beautiful bay with a sandy beach and beautiful coral - the ideal spot for a swim and some snorkelling! We'll explore some of Koh Tao's beautiful bays before stopping at Koh Nang Yuan, a small private island paradise. Relax on the white sandy beach or snorkel in the crystal blue water before we return to our accommodation in the late afternoon. Tonight, you have the option to join the famous Koh Tao Pub Crawl! Ask your leader more details on how you can sign up. Your ticket will include some free drinks, a free shirt, live music, cabaret show, pool party and one of the best pub crawl experiences you’ll have!
Day 13 : Explore Koh Tao
Spend this morning at your leisure before a day chilling out on the famous Sairee Beach! The sunsets at this beach are spectacular and the water is the perfect temperature for an evening swim! Once the sun goes down, be sure to check out one of the fire shows along the beach!
Day 14 : Koh Samui
Make sure you are checked out this morning by 7.45am and meet your guide at 8am. We’ll make our way to Koh Tao pier to continue our travel to the palm-fringed island of Koh Samui. Your hostel is located in the popular area of Chaweng beach so make sure you ask your leader for recommendations on what you can do to make the most of your first day in Koh Samui!
Day 15 : Explore The Island
Today, we'll explore the island of Koh Samui. Get ready for a day of excitement and entertainment as we explore local waterfalls and take on the jungles of Samui via zip-line cables! This morning, we'll travel towards the North of the island stopping off at the waterfalls of Namuang. Translating roughly to ‘purple face’, the falls are named after the purple-toned limestone rocks which can be seen behind the cascading water. Your guide will point out ‘Namuang 2’ waterfall, which is the largest on the entire island. Next up, it’s time for fun in the jungle with a zip-line experience. There are four routes in total, allowing you to fly across the jungle canopy! Take time to recharge with a Thai-style lunch before returning back to your hostel. Tonight, we meet up for our final island dinner and cheers to an incredible trip in Thailand!
Day 16 : Koh Samui
After our amazing 16 day adventure, we’ll help you make arrangements for the next leg of your trip, whether you’re heading back to Bangkok, travelling north to Chiang Mai or elsewhere in Southeast Asia! If you’d like to extend your Southeast Asia adventure, join us on another ULTIMATE tour in Bali or Vietnam! Whatever your plans, we’ll make it easy!