Tour Overview

Tour Duration: 6 days

Cycling Days: 4 days

Total Distance: 175 km

Avg Daily Distance: 44 km

Tour Difficulty

Price from:

€1049.00 Per Person

Price for 12 - 17 year olds

€840.00 Per Child

Highlights

  • Gulf of Thailand
  • Amphawa Floating Market
  • Elephant Safari in Kuiburi National Park
  • Temples, caves and waterfalls
  • Night market
  • Ferry to Koh Samui => sunsets, beachesā€¦
  • National parks - Massage and spa
  • Thai food, sea food, cultureā€¦
  • Trekking Bike

Included

  • Excellent hand picked Hotels & Resorts & Breakfasts
  • 4 Lunches & 3 Dinners
  • Fruits / snacks / soft drinks / electrolyets
  • Thailand Cycle Tours Jersey
  • Thailand Cycle Tours water bottle
  • Vehicle support and radio mike support / first aid / mechanical spares and repairs
  • Licenced tour guides with extensive cycling and culutural knowledge
  • Excursion (mentioned in the tour)
  • Bike Rental
  • Transfert to the hotel in Koh Samui
  • Insurance

Optional Extras

  • Overstay in Koh Samui, Koh Phangan or Koh Tao

Coast trip to Samui

The MTB/touring-bike tour continues over 6 days/5 nights and covers approximately a distance of 175 kilometers.

After being in the lively city of Bangkok the tour will lead along the coast of Thailand on secured roads and though the permanently changing beautiful landscapes in southern direction passing Amphawa, then Sam Roi Yot, Ban Krut and Chumphon. After this part of the tour you have the possibility to extend your holiday on the island Koh Samui, Koh Phangan or Koh Tao.

 Highlights:

  • exploring the true Thailand and not just the typical tourist places.
  • floating markets
  • discovering the coast side of Thailand
  • elephant safari
  • waterfalls in the National Park
  • Thai cuisine

Along the route there will only be small hills to conquer, which makes this cycling-holiday suitable for amateur cyclists or/and families with children.

The constantly changing landscapes in combination with many cultural attractions along the tour are guaranteed to provide a breathtaking experience. On the way in the south, escaping from the hectic of the metropole Bangkok, you will reach step by step the true Thailand passing by waterfalls, floating markets, orchards, temples, national parks and the ocean of Thailand.

You will see many sacred Buddhist shrines and temples which will offer you plenty of photographic opportunities.


Day 1 = Bangkok

Relaxing before the travel stress at the hotel.

Bangkok

Day 2 = Bangkok - Amphawa
30km (Flat)

Visiting the floating markets.

You will be picked up at the hotel at 8:00 am with our Minibus. Within one and a half hours car drive you will reach the small floating not-touristic Thaka-market in Amphawa.

Afterwards we will go on a long-tail-boat, which are typical for the area, to a coconut-processing factory. With the bicycles you will be cycling along quiet roads through many different plantations, like for coconuts, bananas, mangoes or papayas. After a short visit at the touristic floating-market Damonoen Saduak it will be time for a lunchbreak before we then continue with our schedule visiting the temple of Wat Khai Bang Kung.

In the evening you will be delighted by a romantic dinner at the Amphawa-floating-market. (B, L)

Bangkok - Amphawa

Day 3 = Amphawa - Sam Roi Yot Beach
30km (Flat)

Transfer with our Minibus to Hua Hin. We will visit a mangrove forest, near to the start of our 30km cycling tour to the Dolphine Bay along the Thai ocean and 2 beautiful bays.

In the afternoon you will visit the Kuiburi National Park, where you can admire over 200 free-running elephants.

Group dinner in the evening. (B, L, D)

Amphawa - Sam Roi Yot Beach

Day 4 = Sam Roi Yot Beach - Ban Krut
60km (Flat)

Transfer with our Minibus to Prachuap Bay.

Today’s cycling tour will take us again along wonderful coasts. Among other things, we will also pass through a military base. As well we will pass a National Park with several picturesque waterfalls, where we will have a picnic break. Here you will have plenty of time to recharge your batteries and enjoy the beautiful landscape.

After our break we will continue with our tour through small rural villages towards Haad Baan Krut. You will spend your night here at the Sunshine Paradise Resort directly located at the beach. Previous participants highly recommended this resort. Therefore we assume that you will feel comfortable here too. (B, L, D)

Sam Roi Yot Beach - Ban Krut

Day 5 = Ban Krut - Chumphon
55km (Flat)

On this part of the tour the nature around us starts becoming a lot more tropical. Forests and the vegetation begin to change. You have now reached the southern part of Thailand and we are coming closer to the equator. Visiting the Wat Tang Sai temple and a fishing port will be on today’s program. Beyond this we will also come past a great Buddha statue which is located high up on a rock ledge. From up here you will have a phenomenal panoramic view of the whole area. Then you will be transferred with our Minibus to the hotel. (B, L, D)

Ban Krut - Chumphon

Day 6 = Chumphon - To the Island
(Flat)

Early in morning we will drive you to the harbor where you can choose how you want to extend your holiday on one of the islands: Koh Tao, Ko Phangan or Ko Samui.

When you get there a taxi will await you, which then will take you to the hotel. If you decide to extend your holiday in Hua Hin or Bangkok, we will transfer you with our Minibus. (B)

 

Chumphon - To the Island

Day 1 = Bangkok

Relaxing before the travel stress at the hotel.

Day 2 = Bangkok - Amphawa
30km (Flat)

Visiting the floating markets.

You will be picked up at the hotel at 8:00 am with our Minibus. Within one and a half hours car drive you will reach the small floating not-touristic Thaka-market in Amphawa.

Afterwards we will go on a long-tail-boat, which are typical for the area, to a coconut-processing factory. With the bicycles you will be cycling along quiet roads through many different plantations, like for coconuts, bananas, mangoes or papayas. After a short visit at the touristic floating-market Damonoen Saduak it will be time for a lunchbreak before we then continue with our schedule visiting the temple of Wat Khai Bang Kung.

In the evening you will be delighted by a romantic dinner at the Amphawa-floating-market. (B, L)

Day 3 = Amphawa - Sam Roi Yot Beach
30km (Flat)

Transfer with our Minibus to Hua Hin. We will visit a mangrove forest, near to the start of our 30km cycling tour to the Dolphine Bay along the Thai ocean and 2 beautiful bays.

In the afternoon you will visit the Kuiburi National Park, where you can admire over 200 free-running elephants.

Group dinner in the evening. (B, L, D)

Day 4 = Sam Roi Yot Beach - Ban Krut
60km (Flat)

Transfer with our Minibus to Prachuap Bay.

Today’s cycling tour will take us again along wonderful coasts. Among other things, we will also pass through a military base. As well we will pass a National Park with several picturesque waterfalls, where we will have a picnic break. Here you will have plenty of time to recharge your batteries and enjoy the beautiful landscape.

After our break we will continue with our tour through small rural villages towards Haad Baan Krut. You will spend your night here at the Sunshine Paradise Resort directly located at the beach. Previous participants highly recommended this resort. Therefore we assume that you will feel comfortable here too. (B, L, D)

Day 5 = Ban Krut - Chumphon
55km (Flat)

On this part of the tour the nature around us starts becoming a lot more tropical. Forests and the vegetation begin to change. You have now reached the southern part of Thailand and we are coming closer to the equator. Visiting the Wat Tang Sai temple and a fishing port will be on today’s program. Beyond this we will also come past a great Buddha statue which is located high up on a rock ledge. From up here you will have a phenomenal panoramic view of the whole area. Then you will be transferred with our Minibus to the hotel. (B, L, D)

Day 6 = Chumphon - To the Island
(Flat)

Early in morning we will drive you to the harbor where you can choose how you want to extend your holiday on one of the islands: Koh Tao, Ko Phangan or Ko Samui.

When you get there a taxi will await you, which then will take you to the hotel. If you decide to extend your holiday in Hua Hin or Bangkok, we will transfer you with our Minibus. (B)

 

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