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One of Southeast Asia’s most visited countries, Thailand offers far more than the standard Bangkok and beach package combination. At Audley we prefer to match an individual's interests with the areas in Thailand that would suit them most, whether that’s exploring national parks, meeting hill tribes or relaxing on quieter beaches where you can observe local fishermen bringing in their day’s catch.

Our specialists know Thailand inside out and have designed a series of itinerary ideas to inspire you as you plan your route. We can then tailor your trip to include your own travel suggestions to create your very own bespoke tour.

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Our recommended tours in Thailand

These itineraries are designed to give you some suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Thailand, and they showcase some of the routes that we’ve found work particularly well. Treat them simply as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely for you by one of our specialists based on your particular tastes and interests.

  • Le Vimarn Cottages and Spa, Koh Samet

    Le Vimarn Cottages & Spa break

    Thailand
    • 31 individual whitewashed cottages sit among lush tropical gardens.
    • The hotel is located on the secretive Ao Prao Beach on tiny Koh Samet for perfect relaxation.
    • Spa set alongside the sweeping pool for an open air massage with a gorgeous view.

    10 days from $1,095pp

  • Pool, Bangsak Village, Khao Lak

    Bangsak Village break

    Thailand
    • Seemingly hidden away in nature for ultimate relaxation.
    • The restaurant is a covered bamboo terrace for stunning views over the beach and ocean as you dine.
    • The hotel style is relaxed and friendly, with room interiors drawing on elements of nature.
    • Enjoy a relaxing beachside massage at the open air Kala spa.

    10 days from $1,495pp

  • Garden Pool Villa, Paradee

    Paradee Resort break

    Thailand
    • Location on the southern tip of the island means seclusion with spectacular sunrises and sunsets.
    • Individual whitewashed villas have thatched palm roofs and many have private pools.
    • Snorkeling and kayaking out to the nearby coral reefs.
    • Asian fusion dishes created by Thai celebrity chef McDang served at the elegant restaurant.

    10 days from $1,550pp

  • Resort Pool, The Paradise, Koh Yao, Koh Yao Noi

    Paradise break

    Thailand
    • Hidden on the idyllic island of Koh Yao Noi within a tropical rainforest reserve.
    • Fantastic fresh seafood is on offer at Seafood Terrace, situated right on the beach.
    • The rooms are set within the tranquil forest with views over the gardens or the bay.
    • Opportunity to kayak to the nearby limestone rock formations or hidden coves.
    • The Serenity Spa has many treatments to choose from and two daily yoga sessions.

    10 days from $2,065pp

  • Yukinoya exterior, Anantara Rasananda Resort, Koh Phangan

    Anantara Rasananda break

    Thailand
    • Each of the suites and villas features a private plunge pool and stunning views.
    • Dine by Design offers guests the chance to design the setting and menu for a private dinner.
    • Award-winning spa providing traditional Asian wellness experiences.
    • Secretive location set among huge palm trees and descending right onto the white sand beach.
    • Options for snorkelling and diving on day trips.

    10 days from $2,545pp

  • Lobby, The Sarojin, Khao Lak

    The Sarojin break

    Thailand
    • Enjoy the natural beauty of Khao Lak, with 11 km of white sand beach.
    • Delight in alfresco beachside dining at the Edge restaurant.
    • Fantastic location for snorkeling and scuba diving at the Similian and Surin Islands.
    • Thai cookery classes introduce guests to authentic Thai flavors and how to recreate them.
    • Pool suites and residences have access to their own private terrace and pool.

    10 days from $2,900pp

  • Beautiful white sand at Koh Samet

    Bangkok & beaches

    Thailand
    • Explore Bangkok on a unique city safari.

    • Visit Amphawa for an insight into traditional rural life.

    • Sample delicacies at floating and railway markets.

    • Hop between three sleepy Thai islands.

    15 days from $3,405pp

  • Grand Palace, Bangkok

    Heart of Thailand tour

    Thailand
    • Experience Wat Pho and the Grand Palace before the crowds.

    • Visit the traditional markets of Amphawa and stay in the Mae Klong delta.

    • Visit the Bridge on the River Kwai and explore the beautiful scenery of Kanchanaburi.

    • Take a Kermit tuk-tuk around the ancient temples of old Siam.

    • Relax on the island of Koh Samet.

    11 days from $3,500pp

  • Kayaking in Khao Sok National Park

    Thailand Family Adventure

    Thailand
    • Explore Bangkok by Skytrain and traditional tuk-tuk.

    • Encounter elephants and stay in a unique floating hotel on the River Kwai.

    • Meet a local Thai family and take part in a Pad Thai cooking contest.

    • Relax on one of Thailand's beaches.

    14 days from $3,945pp

  • River Kwai, Kanchanaburi

    Classic Thailand

    Thailand
    • Explore Bangkok and Chiang Mai on a unique city safari.

    • Visit the Bridge on the River Kwai and enjoy a trip to an elephant sanctuary.

    • Relax on the beaches of the Andaman coast.

    • Savor the delicious and aromatic cuisine of the far north.

    12 days from $4,180pp

  • Monk at Khao Yai National Park, Thailand

    Northern Thailand adventure

    Thailand
    • Get off the beaten track and see the real Thailand.

    • Seek out abandoned ruins in Sukhothai by bicycle.

    • Spend time with a Hmong community close to the Laos border.

    • Enjoy the scenery of Doi Angkhang and visit Black Lahu and Palaung tribes on a day trip.

    • Soak up the atmosphere of Chiang Mai and barter at the night market.

    12 days from $4,950pp

  • Si Satchanalai National Park

    Thailand cultural discovery tour

    Thailand
    • Kayak along the bustling Chao Phraya River.

    • Immerse yourself in the hill tribe culture of northern Thailand.

    • Explore the communities living around the beautiful Khao Sok National Park.

    • Experience the many forms of local transport that Thailand has to offer.

    14 days from $5,250pp

  • Your station at A Lot of Thai

    Culinary tour of Thailand

    Thailand
    • Experience Bangkok's street food with your guide and its high end cuisine with a chef's table dining experience.

    • Try your hand at preparing traditional Thai cuisine during a cooking class.

    • Visit local markets and shop as local people do.

    • Indulge in fresh seafood on Thailand's beaches.

    15 days from $5,290pp

  • Elephants adorning Wat Chedi Luang

    Thailand's highlights & Siem Reap

    Cambodia and Thailand
    • Explore the many temples around Siem Reap including the iconic Angkor Wat.

    • Cruise out onto Southeast Asia's largest freshwater lake, the Tonle Sap.

    • Venture into the hills surrounding Chiang Mai for a rural Thailand adventure.

    • Navigate the huge bustling city of Bangkok where local street vendors and markets are contrasted by ultra modern shopping malls and spectacular sky bars.

    • Enjoy a three-day experience in the beautiful Khao Sok National Park.

    11 days from $5,555pp

  • Sukhothai Temples

    Thailand & remote Myanmar

    Thailand and Myanmar
    • Navigate through the huge metropolis of Bangkok.

    • Enjoy an immersive Thai cooking experience in Chiang Mai.

    • Explore Sukhothai Historical Park.

    • Take in the colonial remnants of Mawlamyine (Moulmein).

    • Trek through beautiful Hpa-An.

    • End your trip with a highlight tour of Yangon.

    16 days from $5,585pp

  • Ayutthaya, Thailand

    Thailand Uncovered

    Thailand
    • Visit some of Thailand's greatest attractions within easy reach of Bangkok.

    • Relax on a converted rice barge whilst cruising the Chao Phraya River to the historic city of Ayutthaya.

    • Take in the beauty of the Kanchanaburi region made infamous by the events of World War II.

    • Trek through Khao Yai, the country's oldest national park.

    12 days from $5,625pp

  • Chiang Mai countryside

    Thailand's highlands & islands

    Thailand
    • Spend time cruising through Thailand's southern islands on board the wonderful Star Clipper.

    • Enjoy Thailand's northern city of Chiang Mai which boasts beautiful temples, one of the best night markets in Asia and stunning mountain scenery.

    • Explore Khao Sok National Park.

    • Discover the sprawling city of Bangkok where grand palaces, tuk-tuks and street vendors dot the streets.

    17 days from $5,815pp

  • One Bedroom Villa, Four Seasons Resort, Koh Samui

    Four Seasons Koh Samui break

    Thailand
    • Experience laid-back island life in this natural hillside resort.
    • The villas are surrounded by tropical forest and a short distance to the beach.
    • Each private villa has a plunge pool overlooking Lam Yai bay.
    • Laid back Thai-style dining can be served in the comfort of your villa.
    • Access to a multitude of water sports in the pristine Gulf of Thailand.

    10 days from $6,635pp

  • Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai

    Essential Laos explorer

    Laos and Thailand
    • Spend a day cruising down the upper Mekong.

    • Explore Muang La and learn about Laos' ethnic minority groups.

    • Explore Luang Prabang's old UNESCO Heritage town.

    • Discover the secrets behind some of Thailand's best loved cuisine in Bangkok.

    • Visit the elephants of Chiang Rai.

    14 days from $6,925pp

  • Partial Ocean Pavilion, Amanpuri, Phuket

    Luxury Thailand

    Thailand
    • Enjoy an atmospheric cruise on Bangkok's Chao Phraya River while enjoying a delicious Thai dinner.

    • Visit Chiang Mai, Thailand's northern capital with its intricate temples, bustling markets and encounters with the Asian elephant.

    • Relax on the beautiful beaches of Phuket.

    • Stay in some of Thailand's most renowned and luxurious properties.

    11 days from $7,335pp

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