6 Nights One Hotel in Bangkok • Bangkok City Tour • Grand Palace • Emerald Buddha Temple • Thai Dinner & Dance Experience • Silom Village • Damnoen Saduak Floating Market • Kanchanaburi • Thailand-Burma Railway Museum • Bridge over the River Kwai
7 Nights Hotel Accommodations, 15 Meals, Tour Director, Motorcoach Transportation, Sightseeing per Itinerary, Baggage Handling
TOUR ACTIVITY LEVEL EASY 1 2 3 4 ACTIVE
Day 1 - Depart USA - Overnight Flight to Thailand
Board your flight bound for Bangkok, Thailand.
Day 2 - Arrive Bangkok†
Arrive in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and meet your Local Tour Guide. Check into your hotel and unpack for a Six Night One Hotel Stay in exciting Bangkok.
Day 3 - Bangkok City Tour - Thai Dinner & Dance Show
Today enjoy a Bangkok City Tour featuring a visit to the Grand Palace, one of the most beautiful examples of an ancient Siamese court. It used to be the residence of the Kings of Thailand and includes palaces used for different occasions: the Funeral Palace, the Reception Palace, the Throne Hall, the Coronation Hall, the Royal Guest House, and the beautiful Emerald Buddha Temple which will remind you of the famous Movie ”The King & I.” This afternoon is at leisure to explore on your own or perhaps enjoy a world famous Thai massage. This evening enjoy a Thai Dinner & Dance at Silom Village, a genuine Thai style dinner in a delightful atmosphere accompanied by traditional music and dance. (B,D)
Day 4 - Bangkok - Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
This morning travel west of Bangkok for an interesting full day tour to visit the rural Damnoen Saduak Floating Market to see and experience a Thai lifestyle. Drive through beautiful scenery of salt fields and rice paddies overlooking Nakorn Pathom, the largest Pagoda in Thailand. Next board long tail boats to transfer to the floating market. See the Thai selling on the river in their canoes filled with colorful fruits, vegetables and sweets. Free time for lunch on your own. The evening is at leisure to explore and enjoy the cuisine of Bangkok on your own. (B)
Day 5 - Bangkok
Today is a full day at leisure to relax or explore on your own. A full day optional tour to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ayutthaya, the former capital of Thailand situated north of Bangkok and known for its spectacular ruins and temples. See the gigantic bronze statues of Wat Mongkol Borpith, Wat Phra Srisanpetch and Wat Yai Chai Mongkol. This optional tour also includes lunch as well as a boat trip to Bang-Pa-In, the former Royal Summer Residence that represents a fine example of Thai architecture. (B)
Day 6 - Bangkok – Kanchanaburi - Bridge over the River Kwai
Travel to Kanchanaburi for a visit to the Thailand-Burma Railway Museum, a facility dedicated to presenting the history of the famous railway line built during World War II. Visit the War Cemetery, the final resting place for over 6,000 Allied prisoners, before reaching the world famous Bridge over the River Kwai. Lunch is included before boarding the local train, a cultural insight, for a thrilling train ride across wooden viaducts offering fantastic scenery along the Kwai River. Later travel back to Bangkok, where the evening is on your own. (B,L)
Day 7 - Bangkok
Today is a full day at leisure to explore on your own. Perhaps experience fantastic shopping or enjoy the amenities of your hotel. This evening enjoy a special Farewell Dinner at a popular local restaurant. (B,D)
Day 8 - Bangkok - USA†
Today transfer to the airport for your flight home. (B)
†Land only rates do not include hotel transfers. Roundtrip air package includes hotel transfers.
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