Bask in the beauty of a 20 million year old rainforest is home to a vast variety of flora and fauna species, and a perfect place for an eco-adventure and tranquil relaxation. Immerse yourself in the pristine wilderness of the Khao Sok National Park area. Khao Sok jungle contains plants and animals both rare and beautiful. It is home to over 50 types of mammals, 300 bird species, and several endemic orchids and palm trees. It remains the best place to discover the most famous wildlife of the Thailand rain-forest. Spend your nights in a jungle bungalow and canoe with locals, then trip to a floating bungalow on a majestic lake. Take part in a variety of activities such as a guided hike through the jungle, tubing down the river, or a Thai cooking class. Immerse yourself in the local culture and in the inspiring wilderness of this pristine corner of Thailand.
Andaman Discoveries, formerly the North Andaman Tsunami Relief, is continuing its work as a social enterprise, seeking to serve the needs of local communities. Villagers decided that community-based tourism would allow them to generate additional income and support their traditions, culture, and lifestyle. Community-based tourism could fit into their lives, while not displacing their traditional lifestyles. Community-based tourism is about empowerment — creating a sense of place, identifying what villagers see as important, and using this information to develop tourist activities. With the assistance of the villagers, Andaman Discoveries conducted numerous community feasibility studies to assess whether tourism meets the wider needs of the community. Andaman is defined by... Strong relationship with community members Local field staff with extensive local knowledge Deep understanding of the importance of listening to the needs of each community History of delivering on our promises
Afternoon Arrive to the Khao Sok National Park area and bask in the fairy-tale scenery of the vividly colored limestone mountains that rise sharply above the untouched forests. Check into your jungle accommodations and stay in authentic bungalows located on beautiful forest grounds along the river Late afternoon around 3 pm Join a local community guide for a canoe trip down a gentle river while floating by towering limestone cliffs to take in the scenery. Stop and enjoy a hot drink from a handmade bamboo cup. Spend the rest of the day relaxing or exploring the local village Overnight: jungle resort in Khao Sok; meals and activity included
Enjoy the morning at your own pace, choose to relax or head out for another adventure breakfast at resort After breakfast, head to the national park for a half day hike, and after lunch, you have a choice of bathing with an elephant, or taking a Thai jungle cooking class from a local village. Return to the jungle resort for the evening and enjoy another night in the Jungle bungalow Overnight: jungle resort in Khao Sok; meals and activity included
After your breakfast, transfer to the office Takun to store your luggage and then heading to Rajapraba Dam and Khao Sok (Cheow Larn) Lake. This man-made reservoir is one of outstanding beauty with its towering limestone cliffs and jungle-clad hills Arrive to the pier at the dam and take a long tail boat ride to visit Gui lin Scenic area for pictures and a swim than Check in to your bungalow Lunch at Floating bungalow restaurant then spend the afternoon enjoying the hike with your guide identifying local wildlife on the way Evening Safari: Board your private long tail boat for an evening safari when the animals are most active Dinner is served at the floating restaurant and includes an array of Thai dishes Spend your night in your floating accommodation on the lake, a fairytale experience of unforgettable peace and tranquility. Overnight: floating bungalows on Khao Sok Lake, meals and activity included
Awake early to catch the best of wildlife viewing in a long-tail boat with your guide. Watch the hornbills fly in the mist rising against a backdrop of colorful limestone cliffs and try to catch a glimpse of the gibbons swinging in the tree tops. Have a choice of western or Thai breakfast at the lake house restaurant. In the morning have free time and unwind, spend time swimming or kayaking Lunch at floating bungalow after that Long Hike: Go on a private guided hike in the worlds’ oldest forest, based on your guide’s recommendation of trail Dinner : enjoy Thai dinner made of local ingredients in the superior floating bungalow restaurant Overnight: floating bungalows on Khao Sok Lake, meals and activity included
Morning Mist Boat Safari: Catch the mist drifting along the water and jungle as you search for wildlife and watch the day bloom on the lake Breakfast : Enjoy Khao Tom a savory rice porridge or western style pancake at floating bungalow Free time : for relaxing, swimming or kayaking Lunch: Traditional Thai Lunch served lakeside Boat back to the pier: Say goodbye to your superior floating Bungalows and board your private long tail boat headed back to the pier Return to the tour office: to collect excess baggage and transfer to your next destination, End of Program.
Accommodation Khaosok 2 nights and Lake 2 nights
Food full board from Dinner day 1 till lunch day 5
From Khaosok to the lake
Private departures, for just you and your friends or family