THAILAND Bangkok to the Islands

 

GRADE: Easy to moderate

Price

from US$ 2,890

NEW PROMOTION: US$ 2,590

Minimum 2 cyclists. Booking period: 28 February till 15 March 2020. Tour period: 03 April till 31 December 2020.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The route starts in Bangkok and ends in Krabi , after having gone through palm plantations, beaches, cave, jungle, lake, fishing villages, and islands.
  • The emphasis on this tour is Thailand’s culture and famous local food, and scenery with beautiful beaches of two coastlines.

Duration

9 Days / 8 Nights

OVERVIEW

You will ride just around 400 km in 8 days on smooth asphalt/tarmac roads. We start in Bangkok than we head south on the coastline of Gulf of Thailand. From Chumporn we cross the Istmus of Kra, cycle the fantastic scenery of  Khao Sok National Park – home to the last of Thailand’s great rainforests and the oldest jungle on our planet – before we ride through fantastic areas along the spectacular limestone cliffs to the beaches and islands on the Andaman Sea – Phuket and Krabi. We will visit the most beautiful penisiula of Thailand – Railay.

 

Safety

Support Car and Guide

TOUR INFO

  • Single occupancy supplement US$ 790
  • Group size: 1-4 persons
  • Included: trike, accommodation, meals, guide, support car
  • Excluded: International and Domestic flights (we will be happy to help you with recommendations )/Visa fees, Alcohol, Tips

ITINERARY

DAY1   Bangkok – Hua Hin   40km cycling

We meet at a Bangkok airport or your hotel and transfer to Petchaburi province(approximately 2 hours from Bangkok). We will ride along the beach into Cha-am and on to the beach resort town of Hua Hin.

  • Meals: Dinner
  • Hotel: 5* Putahracsa Hua Hin

DAY2   Hua Hin – Ban Kroot   50km cycling

We leave the hotel and ride towards Sam Roi Yot (300 hundred peaks) National Park and visit Phraya Nakhon Cave. We than transfer to a serene beach of Ban Kroot. Time to relax in a hammock and listen to the surf.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel: 3* Baan Grood Arcadia Resort & Spa

DAY3   Ban Kroot – Koh Talu – Chumporn    10 km cycling

Time for a 10 km easy cycling along the coast and meet speed-boat to private island Koh Talu. It will a snorkelling trip with seafood lunch. We will be back to mainland around 14:30 and transfer to our next beach resort.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel: 5* Sara Beachfront Boutique Resort

DAY4   Chumporn – Cheow Lan Lake   50km cycling

We depart from Chumporn and transfer down to Thamma Park, a very scenic area. We cycle towards the pier, where we meet our boat for a trip/ride beneath towering karst cliffs on Cheow Lan Lake. Our lunch will be in floating restaurant You can swim in crystal water. After the lake trip we transfer to our accommodation on border of Khao Sok National Park.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel: Art Riverview Lodge

DAY5   Khao Sok – Takuapa   60km cycling

Wake up to the sounds of birds chirping at the resort surrounded by jungle. We cycle amid karst mountains towards Andaman Sea. We have a leisurely cycle through the town of Takuapa and then ride on to visit the beachside Tsunami Memorial at Ban Nam Khem and the big fishing boat that was carried an amazing 2 km inland by the surging waters. Afternoon you can enjoy the beach as well as the pool and spa at our resort, built in typical Thai architecture style.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel: 4* Thai Life Resort & Spa

DAY6   Ko Kao Island   40 km cycling

We ride to the pier , transfer our trikes by ferry to the island of Ko Kao. We spend a cycling/leisure day on the island. Late afternoon we go back by ferry to our hotel in Takuapa.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel: 4* Thai Life Resort & Spa

DAY7   Takuapa – Phuket   50km cycling

We cycle towards Phang-nga, famous for numerous islands, karst formations and caves. On the way we will stop at Sametnangshe Viewpoint with fantastic panoramas of Phang-nga Bay. Our destination today is Phuket.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Hotel: 4* Chanalai Flora Resort, Kata Beach, Phuket

DAY8   Phuket – Ao Nang   30km cycling

Morning via boat to Aonang. Then back to trikes and ride aroun Ao-nang,  past palm and rubber plantations/shrimp farms, with limestone karst as our background . It’s an easy riding day, so you have time to enjoy visit to Railay penisula after lunch. Today we have a farewell seafood dinner.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel: 4* Golden Beach Resort

DAY9   Departure Krabi

Today is yours to relax and rest after seven days of great riding. We can help with arrangements if you’d like to extend your stay in Krabi or organise transfers to the airport for onward flights.

Meals: Breakfast

 

SUGGESTED DATE of TOUR            Please note that we could arrange a tour on any date.

03 April – 11 April
17 April – 25 April
01 May – 09 May
15 May – 23 May
29 May – 06 June
12 June – 20 June
26 June – 04 July
10 July – 18 July
24 July – 01 August
07 August – 15 August
21 August – 29 August
04 September – 12 September
18 September – 26 September
02 October – 10 October
16 October – 24 October

 

Booking enquires

For booking enquires and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with us