GOLF TOUR AROUND THAILAND

Tee off at Thailand’s best golf courses. Travel from Bangkok to Chiang Mai and Hua Hin, seeing the Kingdom’s iconic sites between rounds of golf. Play at spectacular courses, including one designed by golfing legend Jack Nicolaus, and relax in the evenings at fantastic hotels.

Trip Highlights

Grand Palace
Tee off at top courses
Play at six distinctive courses, designed to embrace their natural surroundings and challenge golfers of all abilities.

Explore Bangkok and Chiang Mai
See the iconic Grand Palace, boat through Bangkok’s canals, visit Doi Suthep’s hilltop temple and explore Chiang Mai’s old town.

Visit Hua Hin’s vineyard
Explore Hua Hin Hills, one of Thailand’s first vineyards, and enjoy a wine tasting with delicious tapas

Day to day program

Day 01: Arrive Bangkok
On arrival in Bangkok, meet your guide at the airport and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, visit The Royal Grand Palace, Bangkok’s no.1 ‘must- see’ attraction as well as Thailand’s most important landmark. Follow the guide’s lead on an in-depth journey through Thailand’s history and royal heritage. Be awed by the grandeur and majesty of the building and its throne halls. And, of course, marvel at the mysterious Emerald Buddha, the most revered Buddha image in Thailand. (Note: Appropriate dress is required, or can be rented on site.) Overnight at Millennium Hilton

Distance and journey time:
Bangkok Airport – Bangkok Hotel (39.9 km): 1.08 hr
Bangkok Hotel – Grand Palace (7 km): 22 min

Day 02: Bangkok (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Thai Country Club for one round of 18-hole golf.

Thai Country Club
Designer : Denis Griffiths
Opened : 1996
Holes : 18
Par : 72

(Note: Prestigious club has hosted PGA wins by Tiger Woods and Vijay Singh)

Return to your hotel after the game. Overnight at Millennium Hilton

Distance and journey time:
Bangkok Hotel – Thai Country Club (62.9 km): 1.15 hr

Day 03: Bangkok – Chiang Mai (B)
After breakfast at the hotel, be picked up and transfer to Saphan Taksin Pier. From there, embark on a longtail boat ride and sail up the majestic Chao Phraya River before entering the khlongs, a series of canals that lead away from the normal tourist trail to an area of Bangkok little-seen by outsiders. While exploring these unique and charming waterways, stop at Wat Khun Chan, an interesting temple that’s great for photos. From, there, take a small footbridge into some old alleys where a cold coffee can be enjoyed before entering Wat Paknam or the ‘White Stupa’ for a look at it’s hidden museum.

After getting back in the boat, continue on a beautiful part of the Khlong with a mix of old wooden houses and new modern mansions until reaching an orchid and fruit farm. Take a walk around and see the many types of orchids on display. On the way back to Saphan Taksin Pier, a stop will be made to feed the holy catfish in the khlong -a local tradition thought to provide good luck. After heading back to the hotel, the rest of the afternoon is free at leisure until transferring to the airport in Bangkok for a flight to Chiang Mai, upon arrival in Chiang Mai, meet up with an EXO Travel tour guide and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Anantara Chiang Mai

Distance and journey time:
Bangkok Hotel - Bangkok Airport (39.9 km): 1.08 hr
Chiang Mai Airport – Chiang Mai Hotel (5.3 km): 12 min

Day 04: Chiang Mai (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Chiang Mai Highlands Golf Club for one round of 18-hole golf.

Chiang Mai Highlands Golf Club
Designer : Schmidt-Curley Design
Opened : 2005
Holes : 18
Par : 72

Return to your hotel after the game. Overnight at Anantara Chiang Mai

Distance and journey time:
Chiang Mai Hotel – Chiang Mai Highland Golf Club (34.4 km): 47 min

Day 05: Chiang Mai (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Summit Green Valley Chiang Mai Country Club for one round of golf.

Summit Green Valley Chiang Mai Country Club
Designer : Nick Faldo
Opened : 1993
Holes : 18
Par : 72

Return to the hotel after the game. Overnight at Anantara Chiang Mai

Distance and journey time:
Chiang Mai Hotel – Summit Green Valley Chiang Mai Country Club (19.4 km): 26 min

Day 06: Chiang Mai – Bangkok – Hua Hin (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, explore the old and modern city of Chiang Mai, including its old crumbling city walls, gates, moat, eclectic markets, residential areas, foreign consulates, government buildings and Tapae Road, one of Chiang Mai’s main streets. Continue with a drive up to Doi Suthep Mountain for a visit to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. Built in 1384 AD, this is the most sacred temple in Northern Thailand. After ascending a flight of over 300 steps, reach the stunning temple complex and marvel at the gold-covered stupas at its centre. Also, be sure to stop for some photos of the fantastic panoramic view over the city that can be seen from here. Breathe deeply and enjoy the serenity of ancient Wat Jed Yod with its seven-spires stupas and Wat Suan Dok, where the ashes of Chiang Mai’s royal family are interred. In the afternoon, transfer to Chiang Mai Airport for a flight to Bangkok. Upon arrival in Bangkok, transfer to Hua Hin. Overnight at Anantara Hua Hin

Distance and journey time:
Chiang Mai Hotel – Chiang Mai Airport (12.4 km): 27 min
Bangkok Airport – Hua Hin (224 km): 2.53 hr

Day 07: Hua Hin (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Springfield Royal Country Club for one round of 18-hole golf.

Springfield Royal Country Club
Designer : Jack Niclaus
Opened : 1993
Holes : 18
Par : 72

Return to your hotel after the game. Overnight at Anantara Hua Hin

Distance and journey time:
Hua Hin Hotel – Springfield Royal Country Club (21.4 km): 33 min

Day 08: Hua Hin (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Imperial Lakeview for one round of 18-hole golf.

Imperial Lakeview
Designer : Roger Packard
Opened : 1993
Holes : 27
Par : 72

Return to your hotel after the game. Overnight at Anantara Hua Hin

Distance and journey time:
Hua Hin Hotel – Imperial Lakeview (19.7 km): 29 min

Day 09: Hua Hin (B)
Day free at leisure.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITY: Full Day Sam Roi Yod National Park Visit Thailand’s first Coastal National Park, famous for the three hundred peaks of Limestone Mountains, coves, beaches and islands. Drive through the countryside and see pineapple plantation. Stop en route at a coconut farm to see trained monkeys picking coconuts from trees. Continue to Bang-Pu fishing village to take a boat ride through the open sea and visit a beautiful stretch of beach below the Pra-Ya-Na-korn Cave. Walk 430 meter up to cave dome to see the dripping stalagmites around the pavilion built by King Rama V. After lunch, enjoy swimming in the warm sea.

Overnight in Hua Hin. Overnight at Anantara Hua Hin

Day 10: Hua Hin (B)
After breakfast, Transfer to Black Mountain Golf Club for one round of 18-hole golf.

Black Mountain Golf Club
Designer : Phil Ryan
Opened : 2007
Holes : 18
Par : 72

Return to your hotel after the game. Overnight at Anantara Hua Hin

Distance and journey time:
Hua Hin Hotel – Black Mountain Golf Club (16.6 km): 28 min

Day 11: Hua Hin (B)
After breakfast, Transfer to Banyan Golf Club for one round of 18-hole golf.

Banyan Golf Club
Designer : Pirapon Namatra
Opened : 1996
Holes : 18
Par : 72

Return to the hotel after the game. In the afternoon, visit Hua Hin Hills Vineyard, Hua Hin’s first boutique vineyard which produces Monsoon Valley Wines -one of Thailand’s best. A visit here includes wine tasting, tapas and spectacular scenery. Overnight in Hua Hin. Overnight at Anantara Hua Hin

Distance and journey time:
Hua Hin Hotel – Banyan Golf Club (18.4 km): 34 min

Day 12: Hua Hin - Departure (B/-/-)
After breakfast, transfer to the Bangkok Airport for your flight.

Distance and journey time:
Hua Hin – Bangkok Airport (224 km): 2.53 hr

Price in Thai Baht from 01 may - 31 oct 2017
Pr person in double room                     108695,-
Single supplement                                    34195,-

Price in Thai Baht from 31 oct 2017 - 30 apr 2018 
Pr person in double room                     137000,-
Single supplement                                    38495,-

Our services include:

  • Accommodation at selected hotels mentioned.
  • Meals as mentioned (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner).
  • Tours and transfers with English speaking guide, but NO GUIDE on golf day and also NO GUIDE for transfer between the hotel in Hua Hin and Hua Hin Hills Vineyard.
  • Entrance fees and any activities for mentioned visits.
  • One round of 18-hole Green Fee on the day as mentioned.
  • One round of 18-hole Caddy Fee on the day as mentioned.
  • Golf Cart at all golf courses.
  • Tips for driver (only transfer in and out, and the days with tours, except in Hua Hin)
  • Tips for hotel porters

Our services do not include:

  • Other meals than mentioned.
  • Other services than mentioned.
  • Weekend and public holiday supplement, thb 2000 pr person
  • International and domestic flight ticket.
  • Laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature.
  • Optional items such as golf set, shoes, or gloves, etc.

Accommodation

Hilton Millennium Bangkok

Hilton Millennium Bangkok

Anantara Chiang Mai

Anantara Chiang Mai

Anantara Hua Hin

Anantara Hua Hin

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