Southeast Asia on a Shoestring

21 days,Bangkok to Singapore

Explore some of Asia's largest cities, trek on foot and on the back of an elephant, visit remote hilltribe villages, go bamboo rafting, enjoy island life in Koh Samui, visit tea stations of the Cameron Highlands.

Feast on a Nyonya delicacy in Melaka or delicious street food in Singapore as you hit the highlights of Southeast Asia. With other travellers your own age, you’ll enjoy this adventure’s pace, exploring the hilltribes of Northern Thailand or mellowing out on the white-sand beaches of the exotic south—it’s your choice. With your accommodation and transport arranged by our expert CEO, you’ll enjoy the freedom of roaming where you want to and choosing your activities—cross into Malaysia to experience mouthwatering laksa while shopping in KL's night market or take high tea at Raffles in Singapore.

What's Included

  • Hilltribe trek. Stay in remote villages. Elephant ride and river rafting by bamboo raft. Orientation walk in Penang. Free time on beautiful beaches.Two street food crawls.
  • 6 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners. (Allow USD425-550 for meals not included.)
  • Simple hotels (15 nts), basic hilltribe villages (2 nts, multi-share), sleeper trains (3 nts)
  • Local bus, train, elephant, walking, river raft, ferry.
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Small group experience; Max 16, avg 10.

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Day 1 Bangkok

Arrive in Bangkok at any time.

Day 2 Bangkok (1B)

Enjoy the first of two street food crawls with the group and CEO. Optional Wat Po and Grand Palace visit. Overnight train to Chiang Mai (flight and extra night in Bangkok during monsoon season, depending on conditions).

Day 3 Chiang Mai

Opt to tour Doi Suthep temple, attend cooking school, go hiking, or take a city tour by bicycle.

Day 4-6 Hilltribe Trek (3B,2L,2D)

Guided hilltribe trek and village stay. Traditional meals, an elephant ride and bamboo river rafting are all included.

Day 7 Chiang Mai

Optional city tours and last-minute shopping. Overnight train to Bangkok (flight and extra night in Chiang Mai during monsoon season, depending on conditions).

Day 8-9 Bangkok (1B)

Optional city tours and shopping. Overnight train on Day 9.

Day 10-11 Koh Phangan

Take a short boat ride to the small island of Koh Phangan and spend the next few days exploring the island's waterfalls, swimming in its lagoons or just relaxing.

Day 12-13 Koh Samui

Take a tour of the island and its main sights or simply relax on the beautiful beaches.

Day 14 Penang

Optional city tour to visit Kek Lok Si Temple, Little India, and Chinatown.

Day 15-16 Cameron Highlands

Optional highlands tours, hike or walk around town.

Day 17-18 Kuala Lumpur

Explore Malaysia's capital independently or opt for a city tour. Don't miss the Petronas Towers.

Day 19 Melaka

Opt to visit a museum or take a boat tour of Melaka's canals.

Day 20 Singapore

Border crossing Malaysia into Singapore. Opt to visit the Night Safari nocturnal zoo, Raffles Hotel, Chinatown or Little India.

Day 21 Singapore (1B)

Depart at any time.

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