You don’t have to fly north to enjoy a jungle trek and elephant safari in Thailand, as Khao Sok National Park, a fantastic prehistoric preserve full of dramatic mountains, lakes and jungle, is just a couple of hours drive from Phuket and Khao Lak beach resorts.
This tour makes it easy to add soft adventure to the traditional city and beach holiday and the saved flying time can be enjoyed exploring the jungle or relaxing on the beach.
As ever our itineraries are merely our recommendations and can be adapted to suit you.
Day 1: Depart on your overnight flight to Bangkok
Day 2: On arrival private transfer to your choice of hotel in Bangkok for 3 nights. Rest of the day free
Day 3: Bangkok City Tour visiting Grand Palace and leading temples. Lunch then explore the waterways by riverboat
Day 4: Bangkok Cycle Tour exploring the city's hidden greenness, markets and communities. Afternoon free
Day 5:Fly to Phuket, transfer to Elephant Hills Camp (3 nights) in the heart of prehistoric Khao Sok National Park
Day 6: Elephant Experience - either join an jungle elephant trek or look after an elephant for the morning
Day 7: Cruise the jungle lake to see the dramatic limestone mountains and islands covered in tropical rainforest
Day 8: Trek the jungle with a local guide. Transfer onto your choice of beach resort for 5 nights or more
Day 9-12: 4 days to relax on the beach, enjoy the hotel’s facilities and perhaps take a snorkel trip or learn to dive
Day 13: Morning free then private transfer to airport in time for the overnight flight home.
Day 14: Arrive Home.