Thailand with Kids

Thailand is the perfect place for combining family leisure activities with learning experiences. The beautiful scenery, wildlife, food and culture offer a plethora of child-friendly fun that is quintessentially, and unforgettably the fabulous Far East.

The below itinerary is a sample only. All Lightfoot itineraries are crafted to suit client’s interests, time and budget requirements. Please get in touch to speak to a country specialist and start planning your bespoke journey now. 

For more sample Thailand itineraries, please click HERE.

Day 1: Arrive in Chiang Mai

Upon arrival in Chiang Mai, you’ll be met at the airport and escorted to your hotel.

The rest of your day will be spent at your leisure.

Stay: Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

Day 2: Chiang Mai

Today you’ll be picked up and taken on a full day elephant experience.

Upon arrival at the camp, you’ll be met by an elephant mahout and introduced to the animals. Here, you’ll learn about the elephants’ daily lifestyle, play with them, go on a ride, or bathe them.

Lunch will be served at the camp and you’ll be returned to Chiang Mai in the evening.

Stay: Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

Day 3: Chiang Mai

After breakfast at the hotel you’ll be taken to the local market to pick up ingredients for your lunch. From here you’ll walk through the community forest, passing tea and coffee fields, to a nice waterfall.

At Mae Kampong village you’ll head to a local house to watch your lunch being prepared.

After eating with your host family you’ll embark on the exhilarating Flight Of The Gibbon Experience, whizzing though the rainforest canopy on ziplines and sky bridges.

Stay: Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

Day 4: Chiang Mai

After breakfast you’ll be picked up by your guide for your Segway experience. You’ll head on an unforgettable ‘glided’ tour, taking in Wat Phra Singh, Wat Pan Tao, Wat Chedi Luang, Tapae Gate, Wat Chiang Man.

You’ll return to your hotel by private car.

Stay: Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai

Day 5: Chiang Mai - Phuket

After breakfast you’ll be transferred to the airport for your flight to Phuket, where you’ll be met on arrival and escorted to your hotel.

Stay: Trisara

Day 6: Phuket

You’ll set off after breakfast aboard a private motorboat toward the sleepy island of Koh Yao Noi.

Here, you’ll spend a full day meeting the locals and learning about fish farming, one of the island’s main industries. You’ll walk through a rubber plantation to see how the trees are tapped for sap, and to a workshop where you’ll learn about batik making.

Lunch will be served at a local home.

You’ll spend the rest of the day wandering through rice fields and village laneways before visiting the local market.

You’ll return by boat to Phuket.

Stay: Trisara

Days 7-8: Phuket

For the next two days you will have your days at leisure to enjoy your hotel, Phuket’s wonderful beaches and vibrant dining scene. While at leisure, we suggested the following family-friendly activities:

  • Whitewater rafting, snorkeling & diving, windsurfing, sea kayaking and cave canoeing
  • Family cooking course
  • Explore the intricate Thai Buddhist temples such as Wat Chalang Wat Phra Thong, Wat Phranangsang
  • Day trip to Phi Phi Island
  • Day trip to James Bond Island

Stay: Trisara

Day 9: Phuket - Home

After breakfast you’ll be transferred to Phuket for your flight home.

 

The above itinerary is a sample only. All Lightfoot itineraries are crafted to suit client’s interests, time and budget requirements. Please get in touch to speak to a country specialist and start planning your bespoke journey now. 

For more sample Thailand itineraries, please click HERE.

Itinerary

Duration Description Overnight
Day 1: Arrive in Chiang Mai Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai
Day 2: Chiang Mai Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai
Day 3: Chiang Mai Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai
Day 4: Chiang Mai Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai
Day 5: Chiang Mai - Phuket Trisara
Day 6: Phuket Trisara
Days 7-8: Phuket Trisara
Day 9: Phuket - Home

Inclusions

Included

  • Hotel accommodation in shared twin / double room
  • Tour & transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicles
  • English speaking local guide
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits

Not Included

  • International and domestic flights
  • Meals other than mentioned above
  • Visa services
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips
  • Other services not clearly indicated in the package inclusions above.

Map

1. Chiang Mai 2. Phuket

From USD16,320 - USD32,160 for a family of 2 adults and 2 children. This price is based on low and peak season price fluctuations (including peak season surcharges).

Notes on our prices

  • This price guide provides you with a broad indication of how much to budget for your holiday.
  • Prices are generally based on two people travelling together (unless stated otherwise) on a shared room basis.
  • Prices can fluctuate depending on season, standard of accommodation, excursions selected (private versus shared) etc.
  • This basic structure works very nicely, but don’t forget that Lightfoot Travel can provide a range of experiences and we tailor-make each itinerary based on your travel requirements. Get in touch to start planning your perfect trip with your own travel consultant