With departure dates scheduled in February, March, and April, Chinatour.com is taking travel advisors on a 9-day Thailand FAM visiting some of the main highlights the country has to offer.
Day one of the Thailand FAM begins in Los Angeles, where the group of travel advisors head for Bangkok. Upon arrival, the advisors will spend the next four days exploring the city. Highlights include visiting the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, driving through bustling Chinatown, and taking in the sights of Bangkok´s largest Flower Markets at Paklong Talat. Advisors will also have one free day to explore on their own or join the optional tour of Bangkok’s most famous landmarks including the Grand Palace, which was built in the 18th century as a royal residence for the king and his court. Included in the Bangkok portion of the trip is also a full day tour visiting the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market and several historical sites from World War II.
On day six of this FAM, advisors will fly to Phuket, where they’ll have three days to explore. Highlights of this portion of the trip include an afternoon city tour visiting the most famous lookout point on the island, Promthep Cape, followed by stops at the old Sino-Portuguese Shophouses of Phuket around Thalang road, as well as local gemstone and cashew nut factories. Advisors will have two days free to discover the island on their own, or they can opt to join a tour to nearby Phi Phi Island with lunch included. Another optional tour will bring advisors to Phang Nga Bay and Khai Island by speed boat.
Pricing for this Thailand FAM starts at $1,499 pp dbl including roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles. Land-only rates start at $1,199 pp dbl. Companions are welcomed for an additional $100 fee. These rates include accommodations, domestic ground and air transportation, English-speaking guides in each city, and some meals.