South-East Asia Explorer

Company : G Adventures
Activity: Tours
Countries: Malaysia / Singapore / Thailand
Duration: 3 weeks to 3 weeks
Approx Costs: 1250 to 1500 £ Pound (UK)

Taking in all the wonder of Southeast Asia shouldn’t be a hassle. We’ve made it easy for you to see all the main highlights plus this region's smaller hidden gems by putting together this handy trip from Singapore to Chiang Mai, south to north.

You’ll get a taste of history in the Cameron Highlands, Kanchanaburi and Ayutthaya and experience modernity in Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur. Along the way, there’ll be plenty of chances to lounge on white-sand beaches and indulge in diverse and flavourful cuisine. Cross Southeast Asia off your travel destination list with this all-encompassing journey.

 

Itinerary

Day 1 - Singapore
Arrive at any time.

Day 2 - Singapore/Melaka
Cross into Malaysia and journey to Melaka. Take a trishaw ride and then opt for a city boat trip.

Day 3 - Melaka/Kuala Lumpur
Drive to Kuala Lumpur. Enjoy a half-day city tour.

Day 4 - Kuala Lumpur
Opt to visit the Petronas Towers, Islamic Arts Museum, or Lake Gardens.

Day 5 - Kuala Lumpur/Cameron Highlands
Head to higher ground and enjoy the cooler air in the Cameron Highlands.

Day 6 - Cameron Highlands
Enjoy a full-day rainforest expedition and a visit to a butterfly farm.

Day 7 - Cameron Highlands/George Town
Travel to Penang and opt for a city tour before relaxing on the beach or shopping in town.

Day 8 - George Town
Enjoy a free day to explore Penang. Opt to visit the Pinang Peranakan Museum, Khoo Kongsi (a restored heritage site), the famous Indian quarter, Penang Hill, and the Clan Jetties to see the traditional Chinese settlement.

Day 9 - George Town/Ko Klang
Cross into Thailand and enjoy a homestay in this tropical paradise.

Day 10 - Koh Klang/Ao Nang
Transfer from your homestay to a hotel before choosing to swim, snorkel, kayak, take a Thai cooking class, or go rock climbing.

Day 11 - Ao Nang
Free time to explore or just relax on the beach.

Day 12 - Ao Nang/Bangkok
Enjoy a last day in paradise at Ao Nang before boarding an overnight train to Bangkok.

Day 13 - Bangkok
Arrive in Bangkok in the morning and take a guided longboat klong tour and explore Wat Po temple. Opt to visit to the Grand Palace and National Museum or shop on Khao San Road.

Day 14 - Bangkok
Head out and explore all you can in this sprawling city.

Day 15 - Bangkok/Kanchanaburi
Enjoy a klong boat tour of Bangkok including a visit to Wat Po. Travel to Kanchanaburi and head to your floating rafthouse accommodation. Enjoy free time to explore.

Day 16 - Kanchanaburi
Enjoy a day of sightseeing at Erawan Falls and the Bridge on the River Kwai.

Day 17 - Kanchanaburi/Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya
Travel to Ayutthaya and visit the historical sites of the old capital city. Opt to visit Chan Kasem National Museum and Chao Sam Phraya Museum.

Day 18 - Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya/Chiang Mai
Spend a full day exploring Ayutthaya before boarding an overnight train to Chiang Mai.

Day 19 - Chiang Mai
Arrive in Chiang Mai and explore the city. Visit Doi Suthep in the afternoon.

Day 20 - Chiang Mai
Depart at any time.

 

What's Included

  • Trishaw ride in Melaka
  • Kuala Lumpur city tour (half-day)
  • Rainforest expedition in Cameron Highlands
  • Butterfly farm visit
  • Local homestay in Krabi
  • Free time on spectacular beaches
  • Bangkok klong tour
  • Wat Po entrance and guide
  • Erawan Falls and Bridge on the River Kwai visit (Kanchanaburi)
  • Rafthouse stay
  • Temple ruins tour (Ayutthaya)
  • Thai Burma Railway Centre visit
  • Doi Suthep temple visit (Chiang Mai)
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • Accommodations
  • Hotels/guesthouses (4 nts), rafthouse (1 nt), simple hotels (11 nts), sleeper train (2 nts), homestay (1 nt).
  • Meals: 12 breakfasts.
  • Transportation: Train, local bus, minibus, ferry, songthaew, trishaw, walking.
  • Staff & experts: Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.

 

Tour Price

£1449

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