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Family River Kwai and Jungle Adventure FOT

Visiting: Thailand
Trip Duration 14 Days
 

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.

TRIPLE ROOMS
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 - Take part in a Muay Thai boxing training session and absorb local life on a long-tail boat journey through Bangkok's canal network
  • River Kwai - Stay in a raft house; explore on a bamboo raft and visit the infamous bridge
  • Khao Sok National Park - Kayak through one of the oldest jungles in Southeast Asia
  • Kapong - Join in with lessons and games at a school
  • Koh Samui - Relax among the island's coconut plantations and perfect palm-fringed beaches

Itinerary

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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 free to explore

  • 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 football or theatrical activities

  • 10
    Ferry to Koh Samui and transfer to beach accommodation

  • 11
    Boat trip to Ang Thong National Marine Park

  • 12
    Koh Samui and train back to Bangkok

  • 13
    In Bangkok with optional visit to interactive museums, Golden Mount or Ocean World

  • 14
    Tour ends Bangkok

Trip notes

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Family River Kwai and Jungle Adventure
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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, a Thai boxing lesson and 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.
Included meals 13 6 5
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 8 years
Transport
Train, Boat, Minibus, Bicycle, Ferry, Tuk Tuk
Accommodation
3 nights Premium Hotel
2 nights Simple Raft House
2 nights Simple Overnight Train
2 nights Standard Lodge
2 nights Simple Lodge
2 nights Standard Hotel
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 14 - 20