Nothing can be better than exploring Thailand on your own. Although travelling this way gives you the real fun and thrill of tourism, package tours offer more convenience and comfort. But what if you can get the benefits of thrill and comfort together! In this guide, I am going to share how you can make Thailand tour package without paying hefty commissions to a private tour operator.
Klook, an online service has suggested a 6-days itinerary for Thailand which includes almost all those activities which are offered in package tours, but instead of taking a full pre-booked and pre-planned package trip you can choose the individual activities according to your likings. You can book them online even before leaving for Thailand, sometimes even at discounted rates. Now if you are going to use this service for the first time, then click here to get a free joining bonus which you can avail in the booking of any of the activities mentioned below.
Suggested Itinerary for 6-days in Thailand
- 3 days in Krabi
- 2 Days in Phuket
- 1 Day in Bangkok
Day 1: After Arrival at Krabi Airport
After getting the Thai Visa on Arrival, pick up a local mobile SIM. A local Sim can be pre-booked online. Thereafter, you can meet and greet for your private Airport transfer to your Hotel. In Krabi, most of the hotels usually allow Check-In around 2 pm. Early check-in can be requested but many hotels charge extra for this. So Book the flights accordingly. At 2 pm you can go for a Sunset tour on a yacht which is quite a luxury. You can also go diving and snorkelling on this trip and later on enjoy the sunset barbecue on the yacht. Another option is to go for a traditional Thai Massage which is usually available between 10 am to midnight in around 1000 Rupees.
Day 2 & 3: Activities in Krabi
Krabi has a bouquet of Islands with crystal waters and beautiful beaches. You can do a lot of activities on the day-2 of your trip. For example. You can do a tour of 4 islands, which includes the famous Chicken Island and lesser-known Koh Tub and Koh Mor. By the way, Koh is Island in the Thai language. Or you can experience a private charter boat trip to explore Krabi’s famous islands like Phi Phi, Hong Islands, James Bond Island, etc. Another option is to a day tour to Koh Rok and Koh Haa (Islands) where you can do many activities including snorkelling to see the beautiful coral reefs underwater. Or you can make a 9 hour trip to James Bond Island in a Speedboat. Or if you’re an adventure freak, you to choose from a one-day tour to hidden sights like the Tiger Temple Cave and the Emerald Pool or can try tightrope walking, dive the Tarzan swing, go ziplining, hop on a flying skateboard, and other activities in Krabi Tree Top Park.
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Day 4: Phuket
Travel to Phuket by Sea or Land. Phuket is 150 kilometres away from Krabi and it takes about 2 hours to reach there by road. You can also book a ferry ride to Phuket from Ao-Nang in Krabi. You can book the Phuket ferry ticket online which costs around 1200 Indian Rupees. Check in to your Hotel in Phuket. Now either you can relax in your hotel or choose to watch a live cabaret show. You can even watch a live 3-hour boxing show of men and women Muay Thai boxers.
Day 5: Phuket
Go for a day trip to Phi Phi Island or experience the very famous James Bond Island. Kayak into lagoons of Panak and Hong islands. Or you can go on a day trip to Raya & Coral island which is also ideal for snorkelling beginners and younger children. All these trips offer onboard lunch and hotel pick & drop.
Day 6: Bangkok
From your hotel take a private car to the Phuket Airport and fly to Bangkok. Flight from Phuket to Bangkok will take around 1:15 hours. Check-in to your hotel, relax and later on go out to on the floating market tour. Or you can choose from a lot of other activities in Bangkok as per your taste.
Please let me know (comment) if you want such itineraries for other places also
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