A Private Thailand Adventure Tour – Bangkok, Kanchanaburi, Chiang Mai, Jungle Trekking, Phuket, Koh Yao Kayak Camp

13 Days / 12 Nights – Tour Code (UTA)

Departs Daily

Thailand Eco Adventure Tour Package by Explorient

ATTENTION ACTIVE TRAVELERS: This is the ultimate back-to-nature adventure to Thailand’s most fascinating destinations, featuring 13 unforgettable days of river rafting, mountain and jungle trekking, elephant safari, and sea kayaking. In addition to an action-packed itinerary, you will have an opportunity to experience first hand a-day-in-the-life of the hilltribe native during a culturally-inspiring homestay, enjoy nightlife unlike anywhere else in Thailand’s hottest spots, and discover some of Southeast Asia’s most breathtaking sights little known to the typical tourist. From lush green mountains to deep blue seas, rustic bungalows to lavish becahfront resorts, beautiful waterfalls to stunning karst towers — this is the ultimate adventure of a lifetime!

Special discounted airfares are available for this tour — contact us for details.



  • 12 nights hotel accommodations per itinerary
  • Economy Class Bangkok / Chiang Mai/ Phuket / Bangkok Airfares
  • Private Tour*: Sightseeing & Transfers by private car, driver and Professional Guides
  • Private airport transfers upon arrival and departure

* Except during 2 day / 1 night Koh Yao Island Trip. Tour operates on join basis


  • 3 nights at Landmark Hotel
  • 1 night at Jungle Rafts
  • Hotel Breakfasts Daily
  • Other meals as specified per itinerary
  • Extensive sightseeing with elephant trekking per itinerary

CHIANG MAI (2 nights)

  • 2 nights at Siripanna Resort & Spa
  • Hotel Breakfasts Daily
  • 1 dinner and hilltribe cultural dance show


  • 2 nights at rustic hilltribe villages per itinerary
  • Breakfasts, lunches & dinner as specified per itinerary
  • Extensive mountain, jungle and elephant trekking, riverboat excursions and sightseeing


  • 3 nights at Amari Phuket Resort | DoubleTree Surin Beach Resort
  • 1 night at the Tha Khao Bungalows on Koh Yao Island
  • Breakfasts, lunches & dinner as specified per itinerary
  • 2 Day Sea Kayaking Adventure per itinerary (join tour)

River Rafting, Thailand Active Vacation

River Kwai, Kanchanaburi

Elephant Trekking, Chiang Mai Active Adventure

Elephant Trekking, Chiang Mai


Day 1 Arrive Bangkok
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Day 2 Bangkok
This morning’s tour visits the Royal Grand Palace, Golden Cheddi, the Pantheon of Kings and the Emerald Buddha. Afternoon at leisure. (B)

Day 3 Bangkok / Kanchanaburi – River Kwai
Early morning departure by road to Kanchanaburi. Visit to the War Museum, Cemetery of the Allied Prisoners of World War II and followed by a visit of the World famous bridge over the River Kwai. Then take a long-tailed boat to the River Kwai Jungle Rafts, passing by unspoiled mountainous jungle scenery. After lunch at at the resort, take an exciting boat ride downstream to Resotel pier and enjoy a hike down to the Hell Fire Pass. Upon returning to the resort, enjoy dinner and cultural performance by Mon Villagers at the resort. (B,L,D)

Day 4. River Kwai / Death Railway / Bangkok
After breakfast at hotel, and followed by a visit to Mon Tribal Village, enjoy a one-hour Elephant Trek through the bamboo forest. After lunch at Jungle Rafts, take a historic ride on Death Railway Train, passing lush forest. Return to Bangkok arriving late afternoon. (B,L)

Day 5 Bangkok / Chiang Mai
Fly to Chiang Mai. Transfer to your hotel . Relax and enjoy a day at leisure in the beautiful city of Chiang Mai, followed by a Khantoke dinner and hilltribe cultural dance show. (B, D)

Day 6. Chiang Mai / Lisu Village
Begin in Chiang Mai with a picturesque drive through hills, plains and steep drops to the North of Chiang Mai. On the way we will stop at the Mae Malai local market to get in touch with local vendors selling their fruits, vegetables, flowers and food. Your expedition then takes you to a waterfall where you can take a refreshing plunge and enjoy a picnic lunch. Continue by road to the timeless Shan village and embark a 2 hour trek to the majestic Karen Village. Dinner and stay overnight at a KAREN HOME. (B,L,D)

Day 7 Chiang Mai (Jungle Trekking / Hill Tribe Stay)
After breakfast, enjoy a 3-hour trek to an elephant camp where lunch will be served followed by a 1.5-hour Elephant ride along jungle trails to another Karen Hilltribe Village. Dinner and overnight stay in the RAFTING CAMP. (B,L,D)

Day 8 Chiang Mai (River Rafting)
After breakfast, take 3-hour bamboo rafting to Lahu Hill Tribe Village with a stop at Karen village. After lunch, walk around the village before taking exciting bamboo rafting for 2 hours to Shan village. Drive back to your hotel in Chiang Mai. (B,L)

Day 9 Chiang Mai / Phuket
Fly to Phuket. Enjoy a day at leisure on this exotic tropical island. (B)

Day 10 Phuket / Koh Yao (Sea Kayaking)
Pick-up from your Phuket hotel. Depart by fast longtail boat for the East Bay. Arrive Islands and commence Introductory kayak training. Explore the islands by kayak and enjoy a beach picnic lunch. Continue to explore the islands. Disembark on the cultural-inspiring Koh Yao island and check-in at your hotel. Enjoy a fresh seafood dinner at the hotel restaurant. (B,L,D) ****Note: Tour Operated on Join Basis****

Day 11. Koh Yao / Phuket (Sea Kayaking)
Morning starts with a wholesome Western-style breakfast before departing to Tha Khao pier. Enjoy a morning of kayaking and cave exploration. Enjoy a picnic lunch. Motor to more islands and explore them by kayak. Return to Phuket and transfer to your hotel. (B,L) ****Note: Tour Operated on Join Basis****

Day 12. Phuket
Relax and enjoy the sun and sands of Phuket. (B)

Day 13. Depart Phuket
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight to Bangkok. (B)



2017 Tour Price (Prices good thru December 19, 2017)


Twin Sharing

Single Supplement




As listed above





Tour requires minimum of 2 passengers to operate


  • Prices are per person, based on double occupancy
  • Price includes all entrance fees, domestic air taxes, hotel taxes & service charges
  • Low season (LS): May – October
  • High Season (HS): November – April
  • Price includes all entrance fees, hotel taxes & service charges
  • Price excludes transpacific airfares, personal expenses, beverages, gratuities to guides and drivers
  • Very basic/primitive accommodations during hilltribe village stays
  • Holiday surcharges and blackout dates apply during Dec 20 – Jan 10. Contact us for details
  • All services subject to availability at time of reservation



Landmark Hotel Thailand

Bangkok – The Landmark Hotel

Kanchanaburi- River Kwai Jungle Rafts

Kanchanaburi- River Kwai Jungle Rafts

Siripanna Resort Chiang Mai, Luxury Travel Thailand

Chiang Mai – Siripanna Villa Resort & Spa

Phuket Doubletree Surin Beach Resort

Phuket Doubletree Surin Beach Resort

Phuket Amari Coral Beach Resort

Phuket Amari Coral Beach Resort


  • Private Bangkok City Tour including a visit to the Royal Grand Palace
  • Uncommon activities in River Kwai including a ride on the Death Railway, Hell Fire Pass hike and overnight stay at Jungle Rafts
  • Extensive mountain, jungle and elephant trekking in Northern Thailand by private guide
  • Culturally-inspiring homestays in hill tribe villages
  • Beach escape in beautiful Phuket Island
  • Sea kayak trip with overnight stay in Ko Yao

Price Starting From: $3,795



“Definitely using your services was the best decision we could make! Know that you will be highly recommended by a very happy couple in Puerto Rico that likes to travel!”

Manuel & Nicole Torres -- Puerto Rico

May 2008 (Thailand)