Explore Thailand’s cultural character, dynamic culinary scene, and captivating history during this handcrafted 14-day tour across the Andaman Sea. Travel to the velvety shores of fabled locations to absorb the diverse aspects of local life and to wallow in the majesty of premier palm tree-lined beaches. Encounter the delectable cuisine, beloved museums, and humble villages.
Day 1 - 2
Phuket – Appreciate the Seascape
To begin your trip, you will land in Phuket, and a private driver will greet and transfer you to your accommodation. Your accommodation will provide you with world-class amenities for moments of leisurely retreat between day trips. You may spend your first evening unwinding from your long journey in glamorous style by sipping on tasteful cocktails and delving into Thai cuisine. The following day will allow you to snorkel over the luminescent coral reefs or to relax on hammocks under the shade of palm trees.
Phuket – The Island Culture
Koh Yao Yai – World-Class Thai Massage
Koh Yao Yai – Thailand’s Fishing Culture
Koh Yao Yai – James Bond Island
Koh Phi Phi – Phi Phi’s Staggering Hilltop
Koh Phi Phi – Scuba Dive to Surreal Sites
Railay – The Archaic Caves of Krabi
Railay – Traditional Thai Cuisine
Day 11 - 12
Koh Lanta – Beaches and Markets
Koh Lanta – Explore the Old Town
Krabi – Departure
- Tour to Phuket’s secret beaches for unrivaled views of the luminescent coral reefs and white-sand beaches
- Venture across Phuket to hallowed heritage highlights and witness the decades-old architecture of Thalang Road
- Enjoy a revitalizing spa therapy paired with illustrious seaside spectacles at a premier wellness center
- Escape the busy beachfront to discover the simplicity of the Koh Yao Yai’s local lifestyle at humble fishing villages and rubber plantations
- Cruise across the Andaman Sea on a luxury yacht bound for the mountainous scenes of the fabled Phang Nga Bay
- Embrace the dazzling energy that emanates from Koh Phi Phi and encounter the island’s marine life on a scuba diving expedition
- Catch an unobstructed glimpse of Railay’s prehistoric rock formations within the immense Diamond Cave
- Prepare your very own renditions of timeless Thai recipes with the help of an esteemed chef at an award-winning culinary school
- Luxuriate in the sun-washed shores of Koh Lanta and partake in local cultural traditions
From dreamy seascapes to an enriching culture, Thailand is a tropical slice of paradise with an enthralling heritage to uncover. Your cultural immersion in Phuket will begin with a taste of the local flavor. You will settle in and transfer to an extravagant restaurant for a fresh seafood dinner paired with a spectacular sunset. Your introduction to the dynamic islands will continue the following day by allowing you to relax on Phuket’s coveted beaches. You can bask in the sun before paddling over the vivid coral reefs to discover what lies beyond the surface of the water.
The next day, you will venture to the cultural landmarks and prominent heritage sites across the island. Your tour will then continue to Koh Yao Yai, which is an island just south of the famous Phang Nga Bay. Your stay will not be short of regal because you will experience a world-class Thai massage at your resort’s wellness center. Koh Yao Yai’s modest culture is ever-present in the fishing villages and rice plantations, and you will discover these charming highlights during your time on the island.
Your final day in Koh Yao Yai will have you gliding across the Andaman Sea on a private speedboat to witness the beautiful garden of Phang Nga Bay’s islands. The celebrated James Bond island will serve as the highlight of this expedition. You will then transfer to Koh Phi Phi and treat yourself to some incredible diving experiences. The final leg of your vacation will begin on the sands of Railay.
Although not an island itself, Koh Phi Phi features all of the island-style pleasures of tropical Thailand attractions. From archaic caves that offer a glimpse at the country’s prehistoric rock formations to bustling markets that share a slice of tradition, Railay will bring to light the culture and heritage of Thailand. You can enrich your journey with a trip to Koh Lanta to fully invest in the peaceful serenity that breathes from the island’s staggering shores. Your final few days in Koh Lanta will conclude with a cultural escape across the Andaman Sea.
$3,999 per person (excluding international flights)
Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.
The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.
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