Extension Options

You've traveled across the world. Do you have flexibility and want to extend your stay in Thailand? We offer two extensions in Thailand - to the cosmopolitan capital of Bangkok and the northern cultural hub of Chiang Mai. If you have not booked yet and are interested, please contact your travel coordinator and they will help you add this on to your trip!

Bangkok Extension: Pre-Departure Information

Bangkok is a city unlike any other – with tuk-tuks and people filling the streets and the smell of Pad Thai around every corner, it’s the hustle-and-bustle that brings this city to life. Marvel at gorgeous historic sites as you weave your way through the narrow city streets. On this 3 day/2 night post-trip extension, sail up the Chao Phraya River, experience a traditional “floating market,” travel by train and boat to the majestic Wat Pho and Grand Palace, and dive deep into the local culture with a tour of a family-run workshop producing monks’ alms bowls.

Here is some important information that you need to know about traveling on the Bangkok extension.

  • Contact Info for the extension: 24 hour contact while on the extension: +(66) 81 867 2806
  • Packing List - Please be sure to pack the following for the Bangkok extension in addition to the time in Phuket:
    • Comfortable walking shoes
    • Light clothes for heat & humidity in the city
    • Appropriate clothes for visiting temples (shoulders & knees covered)
    • Rain jacket/umbrella (July-Oct)
  • Thailand Visa/Passport info - The same visa and passport requirements would apply as the main itinerary. Please read here for more information on these requirements.
  • Flight Information - Please see detailed flight information here

Please also see the Pre-Departure booklet emailed to you for other information related to the Bangkok trip and extension!

Chiang Mai Extension: Pre-Departure Information

Chiang Mai is the cultural capital of Thailand, where golden Buddhist temples and bustling markets are situated between peaceful, lush mountainsides. The streets are filled with carts selling Pad Thai, monks shuffling along temple-lined streets, and monkeys fly from tree to tree.

Here is some important information that you need to know about traveling on the Chiang Mai extension.

  • Contact Info for the extension: 24 hour contact while on the extension: +(66) 81 867 2806
  • Packing List - Please be sure to pack the following for the Bangkok extension in addition to the time in Phuket:
    • Comfortable walking shoes
    • Light clothes for heat & humidity
    • Appropriate clothes for visiting temples (shoulders & knees covered)
    • Rain jacket/umbrella (May-Oct)
  • Thailand Visa/Passport info - The same visa and passport requirements would apply as the main itinerary. Please read here for more information on these requirements.
  • Flight Information - Please see detailed flight information here

Please also see the Pre-Departure booklet emailed to you for other information related to the Bangkok trip and extension!

Angkor Wat Extension: Pre-Departure Information

Cambodia is a Southeast Asia nation that is home to the historic attraction Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the worlds largest religious monument in the world.

Here is some important information that you need to know about traveling on the Angkor Wat Extension.

  • Contact Info for the extension: 24 hour contact while on the extension: +(66) 81 867 2806
  • Packing List - Please be sure to pack the following for the Angkor Wat Extension extension in addition to the time in Phuket:
    • Comfortable walking shoes
    • Wide brim hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Light clothes for heat & humidity
    • Appropriate clothes for visiting temples (shoulders & knees covered)
    • Rain jacket/umbrella (May-Oct)
  • Cambodia Visa/Passport info - A visa is required to travel to Cambodia. The visa can obtained via online here or upon arrival at the airport.
  • Flight Information - Please see detailed flight information here
  • Recommended Reading: Angkor Temple Guide