Many travelers have been fallen in love Thailand. They would like to come back and get more insight of Thainess rather than the main attractions. This is an ideally itinerary on the east coast of Thailand.
DAY1: BANGKOK - CHANTHABURI (L)
Greeting and pick up from hotel/airport in Bangkok. Then the guide will lead you to Chantaburi where is the tropical fruit land on the east coast of Thailand.
Lunch will be served at local restaurant.
The in the afternoon, we will have a walking tour in Chantabun Riverside community including local dessert making workshop. You will learn how to make the famous Thai-Vietnamese dessert.
Late afternoon, check in to hotel/resort
Evening, walking along Nam Pu market where is well known as street food in Chantaburi city. Try Chantaburi street food for your own dinner.
Overnight at hotel/resort
DAY2: CHANTHABURI - TRAT (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel/resort in Chanthaburi. Then check out from Chanthaburi and going to Trat.
Lunch will be served at the local restaurant
After lunch, To know more about this province before we take holidays here for a few days. We will visit Trat’s museum to learn the overall (except Monday).
In the afternoon, check-in at Mangrove Village Homestay with your host family. Take a break for your leisure before we lead you to have a relaxing time at the black sand beach. At there, you will experience the mangrove forest trail with the unique black sand beach (No Swimming) with the sun setting.
DAY3: MANGROVE VILLAGE HOMESTAY (B,L,D)
DAY4: KOH CHANG (B,L,D)
Breakfast at homestay
In the morning is leisure time. You can walk or bike around the village yourself.
Around 11.00 am. It's time say goodbye to host family and have lunch at a local restaurant at Laem Ngob.
After lunch, we will take the ferry to Koh Chang (45 minutes), then visit Tan Mayom waterfall before we check-in at the resort.
Dinner and overnight at resort.
DAY5: KOH CHANG (B,L,D)
Breakfast will be served at the resort.
We will start with the active morning by kayaking trip along the mangrove tunnel and the bay at the fisherman village.
Lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, return to the resort and have leisure time or optional tour.
The late afternoon, we back to the village again for a short village walk to see the local fisherman lifestyle and dinner with the host family.
Overnight at resort.
DAY6: KOH CHANG - BANGKOK (B,L)
Breakfast at the resort.
Then pack your stuff and check out. time to transfer back to Bangkok. (Drop off available at the hotel in Bangkok, the airport (BKK, DMK, TDX, UTP).
Lunch will be served at the local restaurant along the way back to Bangkok.
This program will be a part that could be generated community development fund of mangrove village homestay and fisherman village in Koh Chang to ensure that every traveler’s spending goes to support local people and reducing rural-urban migration.
English speaking tour leader 1 pax
National Park Entrance fees
1 night stay at hotel/resort in Chanthaburi
2 nights stay at mangrove village homestay (2-4 pax per family)
2 nights stay at a hotel/resort in Koh Chang
Meals Plan (B,L,D) total of 15 meals
The local guide from community
Tour activities as mentioned