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PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE YOUR FLIGHTS UNTIL YOUR PROGRAM HAS REACHED A MINIMUM OF 5 PARTICIPANTS. ONCE YOUR TRIP REACHES ITS MINIMUM, PLEASE INPUT YOUR ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE FLIGHTS INTO THIS FORM.


We have very specific arrival and departure times for your program. Please carefully read below and call us with any questions.

  • Fly into/depart from Chiang Mai International Airport (Airport code CNX)
  • You can arrive between 7:30am and 11:30pm the day your trip begins. Although you can arrive up until 11:30pm, we advise an earlier arrival, if possible.
  • Depart between 5:00 am and 10:00 pm on the day your trip ends.
  • Flights stopping in Bangkok (BKK) to arrive in Chiang Mai (CNX), should allow at least 2.5 hours to transfer flights (ample time to go through customs, etc.)

If you aren't sure your flights meet the criteria above, please contact Discover Corps


If you are taking the Bangkok Extension:

  • Arrive at Chiang Mai International Airport on the first day between 7:30am and 11:30pm for the Thailand: The Baby Elephant Experience trip.
  • Depart Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK) anytime after 6:00 pm on the last day of the extension. We recommend scheduling your departure flight as close to 6:00 pm as possible since there will only be one airport drop-off around 3:00 pm on the final day.
  • The one-way domestic flight from Chiang Mai is included in the price of the supplement


If you are taking the Phuket Extension:

  • You can arrive between 7:30am and 11:30pm the day your trip begins. Although you can arrive up until 11:30pm, we advise an earlier arrival, if possible.
  • Due to the boat schedule from the Phi Phi Islands, there are different departure times based on the time of year you are traveling
  • Depart Phuket International Airport (HKT) on the last day of the trip anytime after 1:30 pm
  • December 2019 departures: Please note that you will need to depart on the last day of the trip anytime after 4pm due to altered ferry schedules.
  • The one-way domestic flight from Chiang Mai is included in the price of the supplement


If you are taking the Angkor Wat Extension:

  • Fly into from Chiang Mai International Airport (Airport code CNX). You can arrive between 7:30am and 11:30pm the day your trip begins. Although you can arrive up until 11:30pm, we advise an earlier arrival, if possible.
  • Depart from Siem Reap (REP) on the last day of the extension anytime after 4pm
  • The one-way domestic flight from Chiang Mai is included in the price of the supplement