15 Days in Thailand with Detours Travel: January-July 2018
Detours Travel: This exciting venture will take you to Thailand, one of the most gay- friendly destinations in the world. Whether you are wild and adventurous, or looking for something relaxed and fun, this trip has it all. Enjoy anything from SCUBA Diving with sharks, to Thai Cooking classes, beaches, and elephant-riding. Come experience Thailand, and feel completely comfortable being yourself with Detours Travel(linking to their home page)
Are you seeking a wild and adventurous trip? Or a relaxed yet fun experience enjoying the life and scenery of another culture? Either way you are sure to enjoy Thailand. Embark on a journey to Phuket and indulge in activities such as parasailing, SCUBA Diving, and Rock Climbing. Not for you? No worries. Visit Railay and relax while enjoying a Thai cooking course, hiking or yoga. There is no limit to the activities available to you, no matter your interest. (add link to vendor FB page)
This trip to Thailand would not be fulfilled without admiring the culture and wildlife. Every day in Thailand offers an opportunity to embrace many wonders. Enjoy the massive palm trees, elephants and monkeys. Take the time to experience $8 massages, yoga classes, bamboo tattoos, temple visits, fire spinning, or just simply chilling out on the beach. Take a trip on a boat taxi and enjoy shopping in a place that a little money goes a long ways. A beer will cost about $2, and a meal is only $2-$3. Thailand has so much to offer, why not enjoy a once in a lifetime adventure in a culture that welcomes you?
- SCUBA Dive with sharks
- Take a Thai cooking course
- Enjoy cheap shopping
- Experience scenery of 4 locations
- Ride an Elephant
DAYS 1-2: Bangkok
The first two days is a great introduction to the remarkable country of Thailand. You will get to know Bangkok while using local tuk-tuks, boats and trains. On day two, take a guided tour around the city, visiting Wat Pho, Wat Arun, and more. At night, visit Salom’s lively gay scene.
DAYS 3-4: Khao Yai
On day 3 travel three hours to the jungles of Khao Yai National Park. Here, you will explore the deep cliffs and dense jungle. Visit the cascading waterfalls and admire the animals before spending the night in a tented property surrounded by nature, and underneath the stars.
DAYS 5-7: Railay
Here in southern Thailand you will enjoy astounding cliffs and white sand beaches. You will be surrounded by the waters of the Gulf of Thailand. Explore hidden lagoons and caves or lay in the sun and relax on the beach.
DAYS 8-10: Phuket
This is where you will find the opportunity to feed wild monkeys, island hop, and get sun on the local gay beach by day. At night spend your time socializing with people from all over the world.
DAYS 11-12: Bangkok
Back in Bangkok, you will say goodbye to the 12-day tourist, as you split ways. Spend some time in Bangkok shopping for yourself and for family and friends. Explore all that Bangkok has to offer while here
DAY 13: Ayutthaya
Take a day trip to the capital of Thailand, Ayutthaya. A Guide will show you the 14th century ruins of the royal city. After a fulfilling day exploring the history of the capital, head back to the city of Bangkok for the night.
DAY 14: Petchaburi
Spend the day feeding, walking, and washing elephants, and meet many exotic animals while supporting the Wildlife Friends of Thailand. You will spend a full day at their refuge property and get face to face with flying squirrels, jackals, and langurs.
DAY 15: Bangkok
Back in Bangkok say your final goodbyes and do your last minute shopping, before packing up and meeting your flight
Stay in a modern hotel with a rooftop pool. Enjoy a two minute walk to the lively night market and gay area. You will enjoy an immaculate room with an upscale design. The hotel is part of the historic district of Bangrak, famous for its culturally-diverse local street food and exciting nightlife. It is also near shopping and jewelry districts.
Lala Mukha Tented Resort
You will stay in a stunning sub-tropical landscape at this resort. Enjoy star-gazing and a quiet area to unwind. You will have a spacious room with all the amenities. This eco-friendly resort features 31 elegantly appointed tents and tree houses complimented with supporting facilities and activities for a back-to-nature experience and childhood camping memories.
Bhu Nga Thani
Stay in an incredibly clean room and enjoy a modern contemporary design. The beautiful colonial style rooms and villas are furnished to delight with special features like private pools, outdoor showers and oversized sunken bathtubs. You will have a beautiful swimming pool in a quiet area among the palms.
This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. Showcasing an outdoor pool and terrace, The Nap is located in Patong Beach in the region of Phuket Province, just 3.5 miles from Karon Beach. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. You will also enjoy a five minute walk to the gay street.
Trip prices based on twin share. Traveling solo? We will match you up with another solo traveler at no charge, or just pay a $690 single supplement for your own room!
Cost in Thailand rise in peak season, therefore, our January departure is subject to peak season surcharge of $330 USD
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July 1st-July 15th