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Family Adventure In Thailand

This trip is packed full of activities and experiences to give you an insight into traditional Thai life. We stay in raft houses on the famous River Kwai, walk through dense rainforest and experience the warm hospitality of local school children. We try a little bit of everything, from cookery to cycling and cities to beaches.

This trip allows the option for triple rooms to be included within the booking on a selected number of night stops within the holiday. If you would like this option, a discount may be applicable on the cost of the trip - please ask our Sales team for further information.

Tour Highlights

  • Bangkok - Explore the klongs, the network of waterways skirting the city's modern skyscrapers
  • Bamboo Rafting - Gentle rafting along the River Kwai
  • School Life - Visit a local school and meet the children
  • Khao Sok NP - Treks and kayaking through lush rainforest
  • Krabi - Great beaches and clear blue waters


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour Bangkok; optional city tour by tuk tuk

  • 2
    Thai boxing session and tour of the city by long tail boat

  • 3
    Optional cookery course; Afternoon boat trip along Kwai Noi River

  • 4
    Bamboo rafting; Afternoon cycle to limestone caves

  • 5
    Try out a 40 station zip-line, visit the Bridge over the River Kwai and take an overnight train

  • 6
    Arrive Punpin and drive to Khao Sok National Park; Afternoon jungle walk

  • 7
    In Khao Sok National Park; jungle canoe adventure and free time

  • 8
    Drive to Kapong and meet and play with the children from the Yaowawit School

  • 9
    Visit a local town and re-join the Yaowawit students to play for activities

  • 10
    Night of camping on Bamboo Island with snorkelling opportunities and relaxing on a spectacular beach

  • 11
    After a free morning, head back to the hotel on the mainland in Ao Nang

  • 12
    Day on the beach before transferring to Surat Thani for our overnight train back to Bangkok

  • 13
    In Bangkok Optional visit to interactive museums or Golden Mount

  • 14
    Tour ends Bangkok

Trip notes

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We have the following different versions of the Family River Kwai and Jungle Adventure trip available at present.

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Family River Kwai and Jungle Adventure
Why Book this trip
This tour is designed for families who want an active and relaxing holiday all combined into one adventure. The active elements are varied and sometimes unusual - how about bamboo rafting, jungle walks and a Thai boxing lesson. The holiday also provides cultural highlights such as visiting the Bridge over the River Kwai as well as opportunities to meet the locals with time in a school and visiting local markets - a diverse adventure that covers the country with departures over Easter and Christmas.
Included meals 13 6 6
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 8 years
Train, Boat, Minibus, Bicycle, Ferry, Tuk Tuk
3 nights Premium Hotel
2 nights Simple Raft House
2 nights Simple Overnight Train
2 nights Standard Lodge
2 nights Simple Lodge
1 night Simple Camping
1 night Standard Hotel
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 14 - 20