Phuket Beaches & Khao Sok Rainforest Explorer

This romantic getaway is ideal for those looking for the perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. Fly into Phuket and head north to the quiet coastal town of Khao Lak where you'll spend the night at one of the area's most luxurious boutique properties, positioning you for an easy transfer for your journey into the jungle the following day. Discover the incredible natural scenery of Khao Sok National Park where you'll enjoy an up close and personal experience with Asian elephants and ample opportunity for hiking and exploration. End your amazing trip with four nights of rest and relaxation along Phuket's unspoilt northern beaches.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1: Phuket Arrival - Khao Lak

Phuket Arrival - Khao Lak
Daily Summary
  • Transportation: Airport Transfer
  • Accommodation: The Sarojin

Upon arrival in Phuket, clear Immigration, collect your luggage and exit customs. Process to the Arrivals Hall and towards the Meeting Point, our guide will be waiting for you. You will then be transferred to your stunning hotel in Khao Lak. The rest of the day is free at your leisure. (This service is on a private basis.)

Khao Lak

Located just one hour north of Phuket, Khao Lak offers a quiet escape and outstanding beauty. Pure white beaches, cascading waterfalls, spectacular primary forest, idyllic lagoons, mangroves and wildlife await. As one of the most serene coastal towns, it's the ideal getaway from the crowded streets and loud bars. Plunge into the clear waters and submerge yourself among some of the best scuba diving in the world. Ideal for nature lovers or families, any traveler can find what they're looking for here, between the mountains and the waters.

Day 2: Khao Lak - Khao Sok National Park

Khao Lak - Khao Sok National Park
Daily Summary
  • Transportation: Internal Transfer
  • Tour: National Park Activities
  • Accommodation: Panvaree Resort
  • Meals: B, L, D

In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel in Khao Lak and transferred to your accommodations in Khao Sok. (Duration: 1 hours 30 mins.) (This service is on a group basis.)

National Park Activities

Upon arrival at Rajjapraba Dam, board your longtail boat into the National Park. Enjoy a scenic tour of Guilin rock formation on the way to your floating bungalow.

Check into your raft house, and enjoy a traditional Thai lunch prepared with rich southern curries, and delicious vegetables with mangoes, pineapple, and watermelon for dessert. Depart for a guided hike to Khao Sok's highest viewpoint. Return to the raft house for a swim; relax and enjoy the scenery.

Enjoy a delectable Thai dinner of steamed or fried fish fresh from the Andaman sea, dark green Asian kale, spicy Thai soup, and a delicious omelet topped with baked garlic.

Day 3: Khao Sok National Park

Khao Sok National Park
Daily Summary
  • Tour: National Park Activities
  • Accommodation: Panvaree Resort
  • Meals: B, L, D

National Park Activities

Relax in your floating bungalow this morning. Feel free to swim around the area and enjoy your resort's facilities.

This afternoon, board a long tail boat for a guided tour of Klong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary. During the dry season, this is the best place to see Gaur, Water Buffalo, and even Wild Elephants. Enjoy a packed lunch while on your boat. Return to the raft house after your tour for a traditional Thai dinner.

Day 4: Khao Sok National Park - Phuket

Khao Sok National Park - Phuket
Daily Summary
  • Tour: National Park Activities
  • Transportation: Internal Transfer
  • Accommodation: Twin Palms Phuket
  • Meals: B, L

National Park Activities

Rise before breakfast for the morning mist safari. This is the best time to see gibbons, macaques and dusky langur monkeys. Return to the resort for breakfast.

This morning you can explore the area with provided kayaks. Enjoy one last lunch before heading back to the pier after check out.

In the afternoon, you will be picked up at your hotel in Khao Sok and transferred to your accommodations in Phuket. (Duration: 3 hours.) (This service is on a group basis.)

Day 5: Phuket

Phuket
Daily Summary
  • Accommodation: Twin Palms Phuket
  • Meals: B

Enjoy this free time at your leisure.

Phuket

Phuket is Thailand's largest and arguably most well known island. The island's size contributes to it's diverse offerings in accommodations and experiences, from luxurious secluded pool villa properties to boutique resorts close to all the action - restaurants, shopping and nightlife. Phuket also serves as excellent base for those looking to explore the surrounding marine parks, jungles and nearby islands.

Day 6: Phuket

Phuket
Daily Summary
  • Tour: June Bahtra Full Day Phang Nga Bay Cruise
  • Accommodation: Twin Palms Phuket
  • Meals: B, L

June Bahtra Full Day Phang Nga Bay Cruise

Today's group adventure entails a ride on a traditional junk rigged schooner, traveling the lush tropical archipelago from Phuket to Phang Nga Bay! You will be picked up from your hotel around 7:30 AM this morning and transferred by air conditioned shuttle bus to the embarkation pier at the Yacht Haven Marina. At 9:00 AM, your traditional boat, the June Bahtra, will kick off its cruise through the enchanting landscapes Phang Nga Bay.

Once you have arrived at James Bond Island, your island exploration continues by long tail boat through the mystical Mangrove Delta and the Grotto Cave, en route to the Sea Gypsy Village. A delicious Thai buffet lunch will be served back on board the boat this afternoon, before you are given free time to relax, sunbathe and swim. Later on, you will sail back to the pier in Phuket, from where you will be driven back to your hotel around 6:00 PM. (This service is on a group basis.)

Day 7: Phuket

Phuket
Daily Summary
  • Accommodation: Twin Palms Phuket
  • Meals: B

Enjoy this free time at your leisure.

Day 8: Phuket Departure

Phuket Departure
Daily Summary
  • Transportation: Airport Transfer
  • Meals: B

In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel in Phuket and transferred to the airport. (This service is on a private basis.)

Accommodation

The Sarojin

The Sarojin

The Sarojin invites you to treat yourself to a luxury boutique beach resort experience. Located on an 11 km private, white sand beach, you can enjoy exclusivity at its finest. With just 56 rooms on property, you are promised a secluded and personalized experience in Khao Lak. Each guest residence offers total privacy, separated by cascading streams and flourishing gardens. Wild fruit, aromatic herbs and local trees set the scene for an idyllic getaway. Other facilities include a swimming pool, spa, fitness center, several restaurants, croquet lawn, water sports, library and a luxury boat, exclusively for guest use.

Panvaree Resort

Panvaree Resort

A hidden gem nestled within the enchanting wonders of Khao Sok National Park, the Panvaree Resort is considered by many dreamers to be the ultimate vacation escape. Surrounding your exclusive floating villa, the captivating landscapes feature lush green forests, rugged mountains and emerald fresh water. The scenery is simply irresistible. From the private deck on your bungalow, you can admire the sweeping panoramic views of staggering cliffs and limestone formations. If you are looking to unplug and recharge, then look no further than this tropical retreat.

Twin Palms Phuket

Twin Palms Phuket

Located on Phuket’s ‘Millionaires Row’ this resort is the perfect blend of boutique luxury and relaxing tranquility. Twinpalms Phuket Hotel has 97 light and airy rooms and suites that all face in to the central pool area, some even with direct pool access. Visit the well-equipped modern gym and spend some quiet time in the library with a great selection of books. The very chic and popular Catch Beach Club restaurant has amazing oysters on ice and Spanish mackerel steaks, and the Sunday brunch here, with good wine and smoked salmon, is just legendary. Surin beach is situated just 175m across a park that used to be Thailand’s first golf course, but ride in a tuk tuk painted in Twinpalms jet-black for great fun and you will be wishing that the beach was further away.

Pricing and Details

Starting from $ 2,090 per person

*Pricing is based on two persons traveling together, based on availability, subject to change.

Price Includes

  • Full support before, during & after your trip
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Accommodation as mentioned
  • Tours/activities as mentioned
  • Transport as mentioned

Price Excludes

  • International & domestic flights
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended)
  • Entrance visas when applicable
  • Other services not mentioned
  • Tips and gratuities to guides, drivers
  • Taxes and fees

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