• Topdeck travel group kayaking in a line across Cheow Lan lake in Thailand.

Delve Deep: Southern Thailand

Up to US$300 off selected departures on this trip

Trip Overview

TRIP VIBE = iconic sights and in-depth adventures with a local Trip Leader. There’s more to Southern Thailand than paradisical beaches, picturesque temples and droolworthy pad Thai. Wanna go beyond those bucket list attractions? We got you. Delve deeper into the ‘Land of Smiles’ – we’re talking heaps of culture, tonnes of hidden gems and endless *pinch me* moments. Ready for 12 days of action-packed tropical adventures, plus plenty of free time to do you? This is it.

Worth noting…
Heads up! This trip is a lil longer than our 2023-2024 departures. You’ll have two extra days to explore, plus a few more included experiences. Nice! On day 3, you’ll be staying in an awesome eco treehouse. There’s no single supplement available, so you’ll be sharing a room with a few of your trip mates.  

Tales From Topdeckers

Trip itinerary

  1. Bangkok (Thailand)

    1

    Keen to kick off the adventure? Meet us in Bangkok: Thailand’s temple-stuffed, neon-lit, food-loving capital. First things first, say hello to your fellow adventurers over an included dinner at a local restaurant. Cue = stuffing your face with allll the spring rolls and spicy curry. Afterwards, you’ve got options. Continue your convos at one of the city’s swanky rooftop bars. Get your souvenir shopping sorted early at a night market. Or have a chilled evening back at the hotel. Your trip = your vibe.

    • Meals
      • Dinner
  2. Bangkok – Surat Thani

    2
  3. Surat Thani – Khao Sok National Park

    3
  4. Khao Sok National Park

    4
  5. Khao Sok National Park – Koh Phangan

    5
  6. Koh Phangan

    6
  7. Koh Phangan

    7
  8. Koh Phangan – Krabi

    8
  9. Krabi

    9
  10. Krabi – Samet Nangshe – Phuket

    10
  11. Phuket

    11
  12. Phuket

    12

What's included

Included experiences

  • - Overnight train to Surat Thani
  • - Overnight experience in an eco treehouse lodge
  • - Bamboo cooking experience in Khao Sok National Park
  • - Longtail boat ride to floating raft accommodation
  • - Overnight experience in a floating raft house
  • - Wildlife boat cruise in Khao Sok National Park
  • - Khao Sok National Park morning safari
  • - Kayaking on Cheow Lan Lake
  • - Jungle trek to Bottle Beach in Koh Phangan
  • - Visit Railay Beach
  • - Visit Samet Nangshee lookout

Accommodation

- 9 nights in hotel-style accommodation (twin or double), 1 night in a treehouse (multi-share), 1 night on an overnight train (multi-share)

Transport

- Overnight train, local boat and private vehicle

Optional activities

- FYI: these are optional activities available locally. Things might change – prices are here to give you a rough idea.

- Bike tour of historic Bangkok: prices available locally

- Bangkok through the lanes guided tour: prices available locally

- Snorkelling and longtail boat trip from Koh Phangan: prices available locally

- Visit an eco-friendly farm in Koh Phangan: prices available locally

- Full-day Phi Phi Islands tour: from 108 USD

- Kata hot yoga class in Phuket: prices available locally

- Muay Thai boxing class in Phuket: prices available locally

Views & Reviews

Latest Reviews

Average rating based on 18 reviews
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  • Emily Ba January 2024

    The tour group and guide were all so awesome! It was amazing to experience the trip with such beautiful people in some of the most gorgeous places I’ve ever seen. All the activities and locations were also all so incredible!

  • Anonymous January 2024

    Lots of travel due to the structure of the tour, not alot of inclusions compared to other and similar tours. Very party oriented rather than culture.

  • Jodi Ma November 2023
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