Bangkok to Singapore on a Shoestring

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Duration: 14 days

Trip code: ATRM

Bliss out on world-class beaches in exotic southern Thailand before cooling off in the Cameron Highlands of Malaysia. This 2-week tour will introduce you to three diverse nations—and three of the region’s most vibrant cities. Sample street food in Bangkok, hit the sights in Kuala Lumpar and wander the glittering streets of Singapore - all with a group of like-minded adventurers and an expert guide! With your hotel and transport all sorted, you can concentrate on building an unforgettable adventure in beautiful Asia!

Trip highlights

  • See all of Asia's best bits in one value-for-money two-week tour!
  • Laze on the paradise Thai islands of Koh Samui or Krabi
  • Visit the famous tea plantations in Malaysia's Cameron Highlands
  • Explore the culture and history of Malaysia in magical Melaka
  • Tickle your taste buds with some delicious Asian cuisine!
Further trip information

Please note: The following is the 2017 itinerary. If you are travelling after 3rd February 2018, you will follow a slightly different route. Please see the end of this itinerary for more information.

Day 1: Arrive in Bangkok.  Welcome meeting with your group and guide.

Day 2: Bangkok/Surat Thani (1B). Optional activities include visits to Wat Po, the Grand Palace or a Klong boat tour. Your guide will take you on a street food crawl before you board an overnight train to Surat Thani.

Days 3-5

Depending on when you travel, your itinerary for days 3-5 will vary. If you travel between May and October you will stay on beautiful Koh Samui. If you travel between November and April you will stay in idyllic Krabi.

Day 3: May – October: Surat Thani/Koh Samui Island. Take a ferry to idyllic Koh Samui Island, with its beautiful beaches and brilliant nightlife. November – April: Krabi (1B, 1L) Transfer to Krabi, a gorgeous bay dotted with soaring limestone karsts.

Day 4: May – October: Koh Samui Island (1B, 1L). An inclusive snorkelling day trip to stunning Angthong Marine Park. November – April: Krabi (1B, 1L). Snorkelling expedition to beautiful Koh Phi Phi.

Day 5: May – October: Koh Samui Island (1B). A free day to have fun and relax in the sun on Koh Samui. November – April: Krabi (1B). Explore Krabi or stretch out on the beach.

Day 6: Koh Samui Island (or Krabi)/George Town (1B). Travel across the border into magical Malaysia to Penang, the "Pearl of the Orient".

Day 7: George Town. A full free day in George Town, Penang with lots of great optional activities on offer.

Day 8-9 Cameron Highlands. Opt to take a tour of the highlands, go hiking or walk around town. Be sure to have an afternoon tea here; the area is rich with tea plantations.

Day 10-11 Kuala Lumpur. Options include taking a city tour, visiting the famous Petronas Towers or the Islamic Arts Museum.

Day 12 Melaka. Visit the town's highlights then opt to tour its canals.

Day 13 Singapore. Border crossing from Malaysia into Singapore. Free time to visit the Night Safari nocturnal zoo, the Raffles Hotel, Chinatown or Little India.

Day 14 Singapore (1B). Depart at any time.

2018

If you are travelling after 3rd February 2018, you will follow a slightly different itinerary. You will visit two exciting new destinations on your trip:

  • Day 3: You will spend the night in Khao Sok, with the option to hike or swim in beautiful Khao Sok National Park. You will then travel on to Koh Samui on day 4, and visit Angthong Marine Park on day 5.
  • Day 8: You will enjoy a traditional village homestay by gorgeous Chenderoh Lake. You will interact with locals and have the option to go trekking, kayaking and fishing. You will then travel on to Cameron Highlands on day 9.

For more information about the 2018 itinerary, please contact a travel advisor.

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