Day 1: Bangkok Arrival
When you arrive at Bangkok Airport, you will be met by your driver and guide and transferred to your nominated hotel in Bangkok. After you have checked in and freshened up, you are free to relax or spend the rest of the day exploring the city. Dinner is on the guest’s account tonight. Overnight in Bangkok
Day 2: Bangkok City Temple tour – Half Day
Enjoy your breakfast at your hotel before departing for a half day tour of the best temples Bangkok has to offer. Start your tour at the Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), the home of the 5.5 ton gold statue which is 900 years old. Next we make our way to The Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), which is well known as the most published image of Bangkok. After this visit the oldest temple in Bangkok, Wat Po, home to the largest reclining Buddha statue and where traditional Thai Massage originated. After this tour you will be taken back to your hotel and the rest of the day is yours to enjoy as you like. Lunch and dinner are at your own expense today. Spend the night in Bangkok.
Day 3: Bangkok & Pattaya (Coral Island)
Following an early breakfast at your hotel, we will depart by air conditioned transport for the 2 hour drive to Pattaya which is known for its, sun, beaches, entertainment and nightlife. Enjoy a side trip to Coral Island (Koh Lan), which is a popular tourist attraction due to its white sandy beaches, swimming, snorkeling and sunbathing. A terrific seafood lunch will be served on the island with the catches of the day being the favorite dishes on offer. After lunch take some free time to explore the island or relax before we depart to head back to Pattaya. Upon arrival you will be taken to your nominated hotel for check in and then the rest of the day and evening are yours to enjoy doing whatever you want. Dinner is at your expense tonight. Overnight in Pattaya.
Day 4: Pattaya & Nong Nooch Village ½ day tour
After you have finished your breakfast at the hotel, you will be collected by our guide and driver and take a 15 minute journey to Suan Nong Nooch Village. These splendid tropical gardens feature plants from all over the world including rare orchid species. Enjoy the exciting elephant show and watch elephants play football or even challenge them to a game of tug-o-war. Wander through the tranquil gardens and see chimpanzees and elephants up close in tropical settings. Head back to Pattaya around lunch time and spend the rest of the day how you want to. Lunch and dinner are on the guest’s account. Stay overnight in Pattaya.
Day 5: Pattaya & Bangkok – Departure
Wake at your own pace and take your time eating breakfast. You can relax of do as you chose until the time of your transfer to the airport for your return flight to Bangkok. End of Central Highlights.