Code: HS016
Duration: 13 Days
Base Price: 2350 CAD
Sample itinerary can be fully customized to meet your school objectives.

13 day Educational Tour To Thailand

Fascinating educational tour to Thailand that features a wide-range of cultural experiences as well as visits to signficant historic sites.  The opportunity exists for your group to visit a local high school and meet students of a similar grade level.  .Please contact IGT to obtain your fully customized tour price. 

Chaperones travel free based on the requested staff:student ratio.

The itineray below is provided for your reference and is recommended by our educational tour experts.  The program is flexibile in that it can be changed to meet your specific curriculum objectives and budget.

Pricing for the sample itinerary is for land only (air prices to be determined at time of booking based on departure city) and is based on triple accommodation in 3 or 4* hotels with B & D daily and 3 chaperones travelling free.

Our educational tour experts are waiting for your inquiry and look forward to working with you to develop a successful educational tour.


Inclusions
Exclusions

  • 1 Teacher FREE for every 10 students (or can be priced to reflect desired ratio)
  • All meals as noted in the itinerary (B & D with some lunches)
  • Accommodations as listed in the itinerary
  • Services of an English-speaking Tour Guide Throughout
  • Admissions to all sites as listed in the itinerary
  • All taxes and service charges
  • Transportation as noted in the itinerary
  • Educational resources for teachers available upon request
  • Support for parent meetings
  • (Please note that the itinerary and inclusions/exclusions may be customized for each school - however this will result in a re-costing of the program.)

  • Flights to and from your closest departure city
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Canadian passport and Chinese Visa
  • All items not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Insurance (trip cancellation & medical strongly advised) Innovative Group Travel has very comprehensive and competitive insurance plans available
  • Tipping (this may be incorporated into the program cost if requested)

Itinerary

Please note that your school tour will be customized to meet your curriculum objectives and may be modified from this sample itinerary.

 

Days 1 - Departure  Arrive at your local airport for your connecting flights to Bangkok.  You will arrive the next day in the evening depending upon your departure city.

 

Days 2-3 - Bangkok Arrive in Bangkok and absorb the energy of the megalopolis as you explore the Grand Palace, Wat Pho, the Chao Phraya River and have free time to buy some souvenirs at local shops. A visit to a local high school may be possible depending upon days of the week.
B & D

 

Days 4-5 - River Kwai & Kanchanaburi  The beautiful wilderness area surrounding Kanchanaburi is where you will discover ethnic minority groups and a fascinating recent history at Hellfire Pass and Museum. En route visit a traditional Thai house and take in the world-famous floating markets.
B & D

 

Days 6-7 - Ayuthaya & Sukhothai In Ayuthaya you will see some of the country’s most impressive monuments before you continue to Sukhothai to cycle amongst temple ruins. Visit the country towns of Lopburi and Phitsanulock along the way for the chance to see a temple taken over by monkeys and a fascinating folk museum amassed by a private collector.
B & D   

 

Days 8-9 - Chiang Rai From Chiang Rai you will explore the Golden Triangle, where Thailand, Laos and Myanmar (Burma) meet, and visit Asia’s most fascinating interactive museum. Chiang Rai has an eclectic night market and entertainment quarter where you can sample tasty regional specialties and check out the local handicrafts.
B & D

 

Days 10-11 - Hill Tribe Adventure Stop at the Chiang Dao Caves for a peak into these natural wonders. Then, deep in the countryside, you can ride elephants on a jungle trek, take a gentle rafting journey and overnight with the Lisu hilltribe at their award-winning ecolodge. Visit the local shaman, take some free time to absorb the countryside and enjoy some delectable dishes.
B,L,D

 

Days 12-13 - Chiang Mai Discover Northern Thai culture by visiting Chiang Mai’s beautiful temples. A samlor tour will help you get acquainted with the ancient walled city, as will a visit to stunning Doi Suthep Temple, taking pride of place on a hill just outside of town. Take some time to explore the famous night bazaar..
B & D

 

Depart on day 13 via Chiang Mai back to Canada.