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17-Day Thailand and Cambodia Adventure Tour

A Journey through Treasures of History, Nature, and Culture

This tour is designed for travellers who would like to seeking adventure, nature, historical immersion, and cultural experiences in Thailand and Cambodia. Combining unique floating tented camp accommodation, elephant observation, jungle trekking, amazing landscape exploration, and much more, this itinerary offers you a treasure trove of rich and deep experiences.

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  • Days:17±
  • Best For:first - timers, adventurers
  • Departure date: up to you
  • Sample Price:US$3,699 each (2 per room)*
  • Flights:SE Asia's included (international on request)
  • Cancellation policy:100% refund! (up to 22 days before departure)

*The cost for a customized private SE Asia tour from US$200/person/day

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Wake up to breathtaking views in charming tented camp floating on the lake in Khao Sok National Park.

Elphant Hill Cam's rainforest camp in Khao Sok

Hike through a lush rainforest teeming with exotic flora and fauna and home to countless hidden wonders.

a jungle trek in Khao sok

Observe rescued elephants roaming freely in a sanctuary, and learn about elephant conservation efforts.

have a unique elephant experience in Khao Sok

Master the art of cooking renowned Thai delicacies at Asia Scenic, a premier cooking school in Chiang Mai.

Chiang Mai cooking class

Explore the famous Damnoen Saduak Floating Market with colorful boats selling a variety of goods.

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market

Embrace the laid-back atmosphere of Koh Samui island, enjoying pristine beaches and lush landscape.

Koh Samui

Immerse yourselves in Angkor Wat's unique combination of architectural brilliance, historical significance, and cultural impact.

Angkor Wat

Thailand and Cambodia Tour Map (Suggested Route)

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Suggested Itinerary for Inspiration

Your preferences design the real journey. We're ready to create a wonderful Southeast Asia Adventure trip for you.

Day 1
Siem Reap Arrival

Your private tour guide and driver will be waiting for you with the warmest smiles at the airport in Siem Reap. They'll drive you to a lovely hotel and help you check in. You can choose to wander around with help from your guide's recommendations or relax in the hotel for the rest of the day.

Day 2
Angkor Thom and Angkor Temples
  • Bridge the ancient moat and enter the heart of an architectural marvel — Angkor Wat. Its grandeur may leave you awestruck.
  • Reflect on the Khmer Empire's achievements as you wander through Angkor Thom.
  • Unravel the stories whispered by Bayon's iconic smiling faces, silent guardians of the imperial city through time.
  • Traverse the majestic Preah Khan temple. Immerse yourselves in its grandeur and historical significance.
Angkor Temples
Enter the heart of Angkor Wat's architectural marvel
Day 3
Explore Cambodia's Hidden Gems
  • Journey to a hidden gem discovered in the last century — Banteay Srei, known as the 'Citadel of Women'.
  • Step into the real Ta Prohm, where colossal rock-built temples seamlessly integrate with the surrounding jungle and towering trees.
  • Delve into the sobering-yet-important topic of landmines at the Land Mine Museum. Learn about the ongoing efforts to clear Cambodian soil of these hidden threats.
  • Travel back in time to the 12th century at Banteay Samre, a temple dedicated to the Hindu god Vinshuh.
Ta Prohm
Admire the beauty of Ta Prohm
Day 4
Transfer to Bangkok by Air

We'll help you effortlessly catch your flight from Siem Reap to Bangkok. Enjoy a smooth and efficient journey between these vibrant destinations.

Day 5
Bangkok's Culture and Beauty
  • Immerse yourself in a feast for the senses at Pak Khlong Talat, Bangkok's vibrant flower market.
  • Delve into history and cultural gems at Wat Pho. This architectural marvel boasts a serene atmosphere and houses the iconic 46-meter-long reclining Buddha.
  • Visit the majestic Grand Palace, a royal residence that houses the revered Emerald Buddha.
  • Take a tuk-tuk ride to Bangkok's bustling Chinatown and embark on a culinary adventure along Yaowarat Road.
Wat Pho
Visit the majestic Wat Pho
Day 6
Maeklong Railway Market and Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
  • Maeklong Railway Market has a railway running straight through its center! Browse the aisles overflowing with traditional Thai products, where vendors skillfully display their wares right up to the tracks.
  • Soak up the sights, sounds, and smells of bustling Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. Be sure to bargain for any souvenirs and you may venture to sample delicious local treats from the boats.
Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
Taste local food on Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
Day 7
Flight to Chiang Mai

We'll transport you to Chiang Mai in the morning and help you delve into the rich cultural tapestry of this vibrant city with a local guide/driver welcome.

Day 8
Doi Inthanon National Park Walking Tour
  • Soaring at 2,565 meters (8,420 feet) above sea level, Doi Inthanon, aptly nicknamed "the roof of Thailand", is a haven for nature enthusiasts.
  • Surround yourselves in the spray of Wachirathan Waterfall. Lace up your boots and explore diverse trails like the Ang Ka Trail, offering breathtaking panoramas.
  • Connect with local communities, like the Red Hmong tribe, and delve into their unique culture.
  • Witness the idyllic charm of traditional agriculture amidst stunning mountain scenery.
Doi Inthanon National Park
Hike to the roof of Thailand in Doi Inthanon National Park
Day 9
Cooking Class at Asia Scenic; Top Temples of Chiang Mai
  • Embark on a guided tour through a local market, immersing yourself in the vibrant sights and aromas as you select the freshest, most authentic ingredients for your culinary creations.
  • Learn the art of Thai cooking alongside a skilled chef who will patiently guide you through each step of the process.
  • Enjoy the delectable lunch you've prepared, relishing the satisfaction of creating your Thai feast.
  • Explore the historical significance of the temples, Wat Chedi Luang, Wat Suan Dok, and Doi Wat Phra That.
Temples of Chiang Mai
Explore the historical significance of the temples in Chiang Mai
Day 10
Flight to Phuket

Bid farewell to Chiang Mai and we'll transfer you to catch your onward flight to Phuket. Phuket's soft, white sand, turquoise waters, and swaying palm trees are the epitome of a tropical paradise.

Day 11
Attend Elephants Hills Camp
  • Take a tranquil jungle river canoe trip down the Sok River. Relax in a stable and safe canoe with a life jacket provided.
  • Visit an elephant park, where you can learn about Thailand's incredible elephants and Elephant Hills' conservation efforts.
  • After a day filled with nature adventures, enjoy a refreshing hot shower in the unique bathroom of your luxurious tent.
have a unique elephant experience in Khao Sok
Visit the elephant park to closely observe the incredible elephants
Day 12
Rowing on Cheow Larn Lake and Jungle Hiking
  • Step aboard a traditional long-tail boat to cross the emerald waters of Cheow Larn Lake. Witness towering limestone mountains rise majestically from the rainforest canopy.
  • Trek in the jungle to meet the diverse flora teeming with an incredible array of life. Walk slowly, observe keenly, and listen attentively to unlock the rainforest's hidden secrets.
  • After a refreshing dip in the lake, unwind on your private deckchair as the sun paints the sky in vibrant hues behind the majestic limestone mountains.
canoe trip down the Sok River
Step aboard a traditional long-tail boat to cross Cheow Larn Lake
Day 13
Guided Canoe Safari and Transfer to Koh Samui
  • Join your guide on a guided canoe safari through the intricate channels and hidden lagoons of Cheow Larn Lake.
  • Glide silently in a kayak, scanning the treetops for lazy hornbill birds and playful primates.
  • Savor a final lunch at the floating tented camp. Take with you the precious memory of this paradise.
  • Take a private transfer to your next hotel in Koh Samui, where you can enjoy the rest of your trip time on idyllic beaches.
Luang Prabang
Kayaking in Khao Sok National Park
Day 14-16
Three Days of Leisure on Koh Samui

Koh Samui is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, each with its own unique character. Explore beaches with calm waters and shallow shores. Go on a diving or snorkeling trip with rich marine life. Or just relax and rejuvenate with a traditional Thai massage. With so much to see and do, you're sure to have a memorable time in Koh Samui.

Snorkeling in Koh Samui
Go snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters of Koh Samui
Day 17
Farewell to Koh Samui

Following breakfast, we will arrange transportation for you to Koh Samui airport. We trust that this tour will have provided you with delightful moments and created enduring memories for you to cherish in the years ahead.

Ideas for Making This Trip Uniquely Yours

Special experiences can be added to brighten a honeymoon trip, a family vacation, a birthday, or satisfy personal interests.

champagne on the night cruise
Manohra Luxury Dinner Cruise

For couples

a floating lantern on the river
A Private Charter Long-tail Boat Trip

For couples and friends

Erawan waterfall
Quad Adventure in the Countryside

For families or adventurers

boat on the river with flowers
Koh Tao & Koh Nang Yuan Tour

For adventures

Hand-Picked Hotels

We select hotels with style and local features. Let us know your preferences and we'll find your ideal hotel.

Khmer Mansion Residence Siem Reap
Khmer Mansion Residence Siem Reap
Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn Bangkok
Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn Bangkok
Smile Lanna Hotel Chiang Mai
Smile Lanna Hotel Chiang Mai
boutique hotel in phuket
Outrigger Surin Beach Resort Phuket
Peace Resort Samui
Peace Resort Samui

Tour Price:

17 days from
US$3,699 p/p(with 4-star hotel options)
US$4,399 p/p(with 5-star hotel options)
  • The price is based on a private tour for 2 people during the low season.
  • The price varies based on program, travel date, number of people.
  • We could also price a tour including both 4-star and 5-star hotels for you.
  • The price for a child younger than 8 is approximately 80% of the adult's price.
  • We accept payments in multiple currencies (GBP, AUD, CAD, EUR...).

Price Includes:

  • Privately-driven air-conditioned vehicle with ample space (except where stated)
  • English-speaking local guide for the sightseeing
  • Attraction tickets and itinerary activities
  • Accommodation for all nights
  • Flights/trains between itinerary cities
  • Hotel breakfasts and itinerary lunches/dinners
  • 24/7 helpline while touring
  • Governmental taxes

Price Excludes:

  • International flights not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Overweight luggage more than 20 kg per person
  • Visa fee, if applicable
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal expenses

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