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Khao Lak: Elephant Bathing and Feeding Tour with Waterfall

1. Khao Lak: Elephant Bathing and Feeding Tour with Waterfall

Get up close and personal with Thailand's national animal on this tour: The elephant. Learn about elephants from expert mahouts — elephant keepers — while you bathe, scrub, feed, and play with the gentle pachyderms in a clean shallow stream. Marvel at the elephants' delicate ability to use their long and strong trunks to grab a small banana directly from your hand. Enjoy their playfulness as they toss water onto themselves, and you, as they cool off in the water. After your elephant visit, stop at the cascading Sai Rung Waterfall in the middle of the jungle, surrounded by lush vegetation and crystal-clear waters. Then, sit back and relax as you're dropped back off at your hotel. Best of all, choose to join the morning or the afternoon tour, depending on your preferences.

Street Food Market, Tsunami Museum, Temple & Old Town

2. Street Food Market, Tsunami Museum, Temple & Old Town

On this tour visit Ban Nam Khem Tsunami Museum, Buddhist temples and the old town of Takuapa which holds weekly Street Food Market. The tour begins with a stop in the Meseum. While here learn about history of the area before and after Tsunami in 2004. Observe the exhibition and gallery inside the main building, illustrating the local history of the area and its recovery from the disaster. Head to the next stop, the glamorous Kong Kha Temple. Admire the stunning pagoda gracefully decorated and built to honor the late deceased King Rama IX. See magnificent images of the life of Buddha beautifully presented in more modern art depictions. Have the opportunity to provide merit at the shrine and discover your life's prophecy in a traditional Thai way. Go to the historic part of Takuapa and explore its old town. See interesting Sino-European architecture and buildings dating back to the 13th-century. Check out the town's charming "Street Food Market" filled with hundreds of local delicacy stalls and enjoy local performances before the tour ends.

Khao Lak: 8-Hour Private Driver and Minivan Hire

3. Khao Lak: 8-Hour Private Driver and Minivan Hire

Sit back and relax in a high quality private van driven by a professional English-speaking driver. Enjoy 8 hours of this car rental which picks up at any hotel in Khao Lak. Explore the different spots in Khao Lak such as the local market, restaurants, temples, elephant sanctuaries or take a longer trip to visit Phuket's exciting hot spots. If you would like recommendations on where to visit on your 8-hour car hire, your friendly driver would be more than happy to help you plan an itinerary.

Phuket: Do it Your Way

4. Phuket: Do it Your Way

Indulge in the best of Phuket with your personalized trip, designed exclusively how you like it. Whether you seek a shopping extravaganza or a serene sightseeing adventure, allow us help you curate an extraordinary 8-hour journey that will leave you in awe. Hop aboard a comfortable taxi, equipped with a knowledgeable driver, who will navigate you seamlessly through the wonders of Phuket. Discover Retail Bliss: Immerse yourself in the vibrant shopping scene of Phuket as we take you to the most captivating retail destinations. From bustling markets to luxury boutiques, our tailored trip ensures that your shopping desires are fulfilled. Unearth unique souvenirs, trendy fashion items, or traditional handicrafts as you explore Phuket's diverse shopping landscape. Trust our expert recommendations to unveil hidden gems and maximize your retail therapy experience. Enchanting Sightseeing: Prepare to be captivated by Phuket's breathtaking sights and landmarks during your 8-hour transfer. Allow us to guide you through the island's natural wonders, cultural treasures, and historical sites. Marvel at the awe-inspiring beauty of pristine beaches, where turquoise waters gently caress soft sandy shores. Visit iconic landmarks such as the Big Buddha or explore the enchanting old town with its charming Sino-Portuguese architecture. Seamless Navigation: Relax and leave the logistics to us as our experienced taxi driver expertly navigates you around Phuket. With their in-depth knowledge of the area, you can sit back, relax, and focus on enjoying every moment of your tailored journey. Our driver will ensure you have ample time at each destination, guaranteeing a seamless and stress-free experience. Tailor Your Trip: At the outset of your adventure, share your preferences and interests with us, and we will craft an itinerary that aligns perfectly with your desires. Whether you prioritize shopping, sightseeing, or a balance of both, our tailored trip ensures a Phuket experience that reflects your unique tastes. Embark on a journey that will create lasting memories. Let us take care of every detail, ensuring your trip to Phuket is truly extraordinary. Get ready to be enchanted by the wonders of this remarkable island on an 8-hour adventure that is designed exclusively for you.

From Khao Lak: Private 3 Temples tour

5. From Khao Lak: Private 3 Temples tour

Begin your day trip by visiting the awe-inspiring Dragon Cave temple. Located amidst lush greenery and towering limestone cliffs, this temple offers a serene and mystical atmosphere. Explore the magnificent cave adorned with intricate Buddhist statues, and marvel at the stalactites and stalagmites that create a captivating natural setting. Take in the panoramic views of the surrounding landscape before continuing your journey, take a deep breath, and get ready for an unforgettable climb. Next, venture to the renowned Bang Riang temple, a magnificent complex situated on the slopes of Khao Lan mountain. As you approach, you'll be greeted by the grandeur of the 86-meter high pagoda called "Phra Mahathat Chedi Phutthathambanlue." Ascend the steps to reach this breathtaking structure, adorned with intricate details and golden decorations. From the pagoda, enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding countryside, including emerald-green hills and vibrant rice fields. Explore the temple grounds and discover other notable structures, such as the ordination hall and the statues depicting mythical creatures and revered monks. After impressing in the cultural wonders of Bang Riang temple, take a break to savor a delicious Thai lunch at a local restaurant. Indulge in authentic flavors and recharge for the remainder of your temple tour. Conclude your day trip by visiting the charming Bang Tong temple, a hidden gem nestled amidst a tranquil setting. This temple showcases a unique blend of Thai and Chinese architectural styles, with ornate detailing and vibrant colors. Stroll through the temple grounds and admire the beautiful sculptures, intricate murals, and serene courtyards. Immerse yourself in the peaceful ambiance and take a moment to reflect or meditate in this spiritual oasis. As the day draws to a close, depart from Bang Tong temple and return to Khao lak, filled with wonderful memories of your temple tour.

From Phuket to Khao Lak ATV with Waterfall and Lunch

6. From Phuket to Khao Lak ATV with Waterfall and Lunch

Experience the extraordinary bond between mahouts and elephants, built on trust, respect, and understanding. Witness the fascinating communication and gentle interactions that take place between them. Our Khaolak Elephant Sanctuary is privileged to have dedicated mahouts who deeply care for our elephants and share their world with our guests. Embark on an unforgettable adventure: Immerse yourself in the role of a mahout, learning the art of elephant care. Don a traditional mahout outfit and walk alongside an experienced mahout to meet the elephants. Under their guidance, learn how to approach the elephants, gauge their temperament, and earn their trust. Participate in preparing food for the elephants, sourced from local markets, and be amazed as you witness their skilled trunks delicately picking up the offered treats. Having established a special bond with your elephant and gained their trust, observe or even assist the mahouts as they bathe and play with these magnificent creatures, providing them relief from the heat and cleansing their thick skins. Itinerary: Program Itinerary for "Khao Lak ATV Quad Bike with Waterfall and Lunch" 1.Meet at the designated location and receive a safety briefing or pickup from your hotel. 2.Start the ATV adventure and ride through the stunning landscapes of Khao Lak. 3.Explore off-road trails, pass through rubber plantations, and enjoy the thrill of navigating through challenging terrains. 4.Arrive at a beautiful waterfall and take a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters. 5.Indulge in a delicious lunch prepared with fresh local ingredients. 6.Capture memorable moments with your ATV group and enjoy the serene surroundings. 7.Continue the ATV ride back to the starting point, taking in the scenic views along the way. 8.Return the ATVs and conclude the tour with unforgettable memories of your adventure in Kha

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What people are saying about Khao Lak

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 1,114 reviews

The tour was excellent from start to finish. Fantastic tour guide (who was very informative)and the driver also who made the experience enjoyable. To be up and close with the elephants was awesome. Strongly recommend this tour

Die Tour hat uns sehr gut gefallen, das Baden mit den Elefanten war ein tolles Erlebnis. Die Tiere werden in dem Camp auch auf den ersten Blick sehr gut gehalten. Wir würden die Tour jederzeit wieder machen.

Very knowledgeable and some excellent English. Was happy to add extras on the day as well. Get like we were seeing a more authentic Thailand.

Absolutely amazing experience - I was slightly worried beforehand but the elephants were treated so well and were so happy

Fantastic experience - definitely an experience we won’t forget. Very friendly staff and tour guides.