Thailand

Thailand Multi-Sport Adventure

  • Overview
    Starts at

    $4990

    Duration

    11 days

    Activity Level

    Active

    Active trips revolve around multi-sport activities that keep your family outside and having fun! Your family will spend more time interacting with the elements and exploring than sitting on a beach or inside of a museum. These activities are not always physically demanding but they can be and do require a basic level of fitness.
    Minimum Age

    8

    Ideal Age

    10+

    Meals

    9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 6 dinners

    Discover three distinct sides of a truly magical country on this family vacation to Thailand designed to showcase its wealth of cultural and natural wonders! Explore golden-roofed temples, indulge in a Thai cooking lesson and relax on unbelievably beautiful beaches.

    Discover the Royal Grand Palace

    Explore the Royal Grand Palace, a sprawling complex of over 100 buildings each hand crafted and decorated in beautiful colored gems, stones, and gold leaf.

    Blend Into the Daily Culture of Bangkok

    From visiting Wat Pho, the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, to shopping at floating markets we’ll become part of the daily bustle in this fascinating city.

    Spend a Day With an Elephant

    Become a “mahout,” elephant caretaker, for a day and learn to care for, feed, and play with elephants. You’ll make a friend that you’ll never forget!

    Explore Chiang Mai

    Experience the culture capital of the country, shopping and eating at its famous night markets.

    Relax in Idyllic Phuket

    Sleep on the soft sand white beaches of Phuket’s Phang Nga Bay and snorkel in its famous turquoise blue and teal green waters around limestone karsts with colorful tropical fish.

  • Itinerary

    Day 1

    Fly to Bangkok, Thailand


    Days 2-3

    Bangkok

    Longtail Boat Trip Down Bangkok’s Klongs (Canals)

    Take a journey of the “Venice of the East” along Bangkok’s canals, “klongs,” traveling via longtail boats to witness daily Thai life along the river. Get those cameras ready!

    Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew

    Visit the Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew to view the temple’s centerpiece, the 2-foot-tall Emerald Buddha, situated on a high, golden altar to signify its important status in the Thai kingdom.

    Wat Pho (Temple of the Reclining Buddha)

    You’ll visit the Temple of the Reclining Buddha and see a statue of Buddha that is 150 feet long with feet that measure 9 feet high. You guide will make sure the kids observe the ornate details included on its massive extremities.


    Days 4-8

    Chiang Mai

    Friends Across Borders: Play a Game of Takraw

    One of the most exciting parts of visiting Thailand is getting to meet your kid’s Thai pen pals and playing takraw, a Southeast Asian game described as “kick volleyball.” It’s fun for everyone!

    Doi Inthanon National Park Hike

    Hike through the wonderland of forests, waterfalls, and ancient temple ruins of Doi Inthanon National Park.

    Hill Tribe Village

    Get a snapshot of ancient history, visiting a traditional hill tribe village striving to maintain their centuries-old culture and family traditions.

    Authentic Thai Cooking Class

    Head to a local restaurant to learn how to cook authentic Thai food in a traditional Thai setting. With the help of friendly, skilled instructors, you’ll shop for the meal’s ingredients at the local market before you begin cooking your masterpieces.

    Night Market (Optional)

    Thailand’s most famous night market is located along the Ping River, and huge arcades at the market hold hundreds of little shops and stalls and trinkets — shopping has never been more fun!

    Elephant Rescue Park

    Spend a full day learning to be a “mahout,” the Thai word for “elephant caretaker.”

    Alms for the Buddhist Monks

    Take part in a very special Thai custom, offering alms to Buddhist monks, draped in their distinctive saffron colored robes, in exchange for their blessing. If you’re lucky, you may even get to watch them performing early-morning prayers.

    Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep

    Journey to one of the most sacred Buddhist sites in the world, Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, built atop a mountain and offering stunning views of nearby Chiang Mai and the surrounding countryside.

    Zipline Rainforest Canopy Ride

    Experience an extreme thrill ride, zip-lining along 22 cables high in the sky, incuding the longest adventure of its kind. A picture-perfect moment and a great adventure!

    Kayaking at Sri Lanna National Park

    Have an adventure in Sri Lanna National Park exploring its jungles and Mae Ngat Lake, playing in the water and kayaking to your unique lunch spot: a bamboo-raft floating house!

    Join Monks at Temple

    Get a slice of Thai tradition, heading to a local temple to join monks for their nightly prayers, an enlightening experience giving you a unique look into a revered cultural practice.

    Explore Warorot Market

    Rub shoulders with the locals at the vibrant Warorot Market, taking time to shop, sip coffee or tea and people-watch.

    Bicycle Ride to Mae Ngat Dam

    You’ll have the chance to cycle between the Bua Tong Limestone Waterfall and Mae Ngat Dam. Not only is the ride easy, but a support vehicle will follow in case anyone prefers to take a break from cycling!


    Days 9-10

    Koh Yao Noi

    Private Phang Nga Bay Cruise

    Take an unforgettable sight-seeing trip, cruising around the emerald-green waters of Phang Nga Bay in a traditional long-tail boat.

    Kayak in Phang Nga Bay

    Have some family fun kayaking through the hidden lagoons and pristine mangrove forests of Phang Nga Bay.

    Snorkeling at Hong Marine National Park

    Snorkel the clear waters of this marine park, rich with exotic wildlife and sea creatures.

    Take a Longtail Boat Ride

    Take a longtail boat ride through beautiful waters and around exotic islands until you reach the island of Koh Hong!

    Enjoy a Krathong Ceremony

    Celebrate Loi Krathong, a ritual typically celebrated in late November that involves lit candles that venerate the Buddha, set in decorated baskets called “krathongs” that float in the water, representing letting go of negativity.


    Day 11

    Depart Phuket

    Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (Time Permitting)

    You’ll learn about conservation efforts at the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project, working since 2002 to successfully repopulate the rainforest in Phuket. You’ll also get to meet the people that make the operation happen and are responsible for restoring the community of the Gibbon!


  • Dates & Prices

    2019 Dates


    12/21-12/31

    Adult $4990
    Teen $4990
    Child $4790
    Internal Air $500

    12/26-01/05

    Call for Availability
    Adult $4990
    Teen $4990
    Child $4790
    Internal Air $500


    2020 Dates


    03/12-03/22

    Adult $5190
    Teen $5190
    Child $4990
    Internal Air $525

    06/25-07/05

    Adult $4990
    Teen $4990
    Child $4790
    Internal Air $525

    07/30-08/09

    Adult $4990
    Teen $4990
    Child $4790
    Internal Air $525

    12/19-12/29

    Adult $5290
    Teen $5290
    Child $5090
    Internal Air $525

    12/23-01/02

    Adult $5490
    Teen $5490
    Child $5290
    Internal Air $525

    Additional Info

    Triple Discount

    $300 discount for children under 12 sharing with 2 adults

    Single Supplement

    Additional $990 (Apr-Oct) / $1,190 (Nov-Mar) for single accommodations

    Large Group Discount

    Traveling in a party of six or more friends or family members? Call us about our large group discounts.

    Alumni Discount 

    If you are a returning Thomson guest, please subtract $500 per family from these prices.

    Travel Insurance

    We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance. We’ve received great feedback about Travel Insured – you can learn more about the benefits of travel insurance there.

    Price Includes

    All entrance fees, accommodations based on two to a room, land transportation, private bilingual guide throughout, area specialists, most meals, bottled water & snacks in the vehicle.

    Depending on your flight schedule you may return home the following day. 

    Guaranteed departure. Surcharge applied to groups smaller than 4 guests.

  • Hotels

    Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort

    The Anatara Riverside Bangkok Resort is located in downtown Bangkok on the Chao Phraya River. The hotel features a swimming pool, jacuzzi, fitness center and spa. All rooms include air conditioning and Wi-Fi. The resort is located near many restaurants, including Italian, barbecue and international buffets.

    Rati Lanna Riverside Resort

    The Rati Lanna Riverside Resort sits on the Mae Ping River in the center of Chiang Mai. The hotel features a swimming pool, fitness center and library. Each room has a private balcony, widescreen TV, Wi-Fi and bathrooms with built-in LCD TVs. It is located near the airport and the famous Night Bazaar.

    Paradise Koh Yao

    Paradise Koh Yao is a resort on the north end of Koh Yao Noi island in Phang Nga Bay, surrounded by a National Reserve Park. It features an infinity salt water pool, 1,300 feet of private white sand beach, large rooms, air conditioning, satellite TV and complimentary Wi-Fi.

    Thomson Family Adventures will attempt to adhere to this itinerary and its hotels as much as possible. However, certain conditions (political, climatic, environmental, cultural, or availability) may necessitate changes in the accommodations.

  • Extend Your Trip
    • Extension
    Starts at

    $1240

    Duration

    4 days

    Activity Level

    Easy

    • Extension
    Starts at

    $825

    Duration

    3 days

    Activity Level

    Easy

    Your family will spend most of your time relaxing and not expending too much energy. These adventures are easy! Every member of your family will be comfortable and able to take part in this adventure no matter their fitness level.
    • Extension
    Starts at

    $1690

    Duration

    3 days

    Activity Level

    Easy

    • Extension
    Starts at

    $1590

    Duration

    4 days

    Activity Level

    Easy

What Travelers are Saying

The Thomson Thailand trip was by far my favorite trip I have been on. Our guides were informative but also had great senses of humor. The itinerary was both flexible and appropriate for all ages. Every meal was unique and catered to everyone's needs. The only upsetting part of the trip was having to leave the lifelong friends I had made. I can't wait to go back!

The Hogan Family


Starts at

$8090

Duration

10 days

Activity Level

Moderate

Our moderate adventures are similar to our easy adventures, but you’ll spend more time on your feet.
Starts at

$4890

Duration

10 days

Activity Level

Easy

Your family will spend most of your time relaxing and not expending too much energy. These adventures are easy! Every member of your family will be comfortable and able to take part in this adventure no matter their fitness level.
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