Hop from Phucket to Ko Phi Phi to Krabi and back, an 8-day tour of Thailand’s most stunning beaches and coastal caves.
What do you picture when you think of Thailand? Most imagine the pristine beaches, prolonged sunsets, fresh coconuts and jagged mountains—the stuff of postcards and movies.
Well, on this trip you will actually experience all those things and more. You’ll fly into Phucket, where you can visit limestone karsts and coastal caves, with time for an optional Thai cooking class. Then head out to Ko Phi Phi, Thailand’s famed island, where you’ll dip into the ocean, dine on papaya salads and fall asleep to the sounds of tropical birds chirping outside. Finally, pay a visit to the town of Ao Nang in Krabi for an epic climb up to the Tiger Cave temple to experience Thailand at its most spiritual.
On this tour, you’ll be hanging out with like-minded young travellers who want to make the most of their Thailand experience. With plenty of departure dates during Thailand’s most welcoming months, this is an accessible, lively way to get introduced to a perennial backpacker favourite.
- Phucket, Koh Phi Phi, Krabi
- Hitting Thailand’s famed azure waters with adrenaline-pumping water sports like sea canoeing on offer from the beach.
- Explore the islands via ferry, which are included in the price.
Thailand: Thai Island Hopper West | CONTIKI
Length/Departs: 8 days; several Sept. to April departs available.
Accommodation/transportation: Hotels; mini-coach and ferry.
Starting Price: from $829 USD