Escape over the entire festive season to the warmth of the Land of Smiles, with stunning temples, palaces, white sandy beaches and bargains galore. All extras are covered including an afternoon canal and river cruise with welcome drinks and a tropical fruit buffet as a relaxing start to your holiday. This allows you time to unwind and get to know your fellow travelling companions with whom you will celebrate gala evenings on Christmas and New Years Eves, as well as a host of other delightful experiences.
In Bangkok opulent royal residences vie with ancient ruins and ornate temples and close by the bustle of the floating market is a colourful spectacle. In Chiang Mai, the Rose of the North, visit an elephant camp on Christmas Day with a ride through the jungle in Thailands northern hills. We also include a three-night stay in the lush, tropical setting of Kanchanaburi on the River Kwai and ride the infamous railway. You will see in the New Year with four nights to relax at the beach resort of Cha-Am.