How much fun you will have depends on how long you can stay, whether you have one week or one month we have plenty to keep you entertained with an action packed itinerary.
The Koh Tao adventure includes the following:
Pick up from the pier
Welcome dinner to meet the rest of the group with our rep
In country support
One activity option per week
Stand Up Paddle session
Discover Scuba Dive
Longtail boat tour around the island
Visit Koh Nang Yuang, stunning little island
Full Moon Party Ticket min stay 2 weeks (if your timing is right)
Free Wi-Fi in resort
You probably don’t want to go all the way to Asia to miss out on the gorgeous beaches, Koh Tao has plenty. However, if you are like us, beaches are never enough, and you also want some serious fun and adventure. With The Koh Tao Adventure, you can pick your own itinerary by choosing from some of the incredible included adventures. You can even sneak in a cheeky Full Moon Party and let the good times roll with an awesome adventure day in the first week.
THE XTREME ACTIVITIES
If you want to stay longer than 1 week, and chill out on one of Thailand’s most incredible paradise islands, you can book extra weeks, to complete the other Koh Tao Adventure options (one per week).
The longer you stay the better value the trip is. If you want to spend 2 months in Thailand, you can combine the Thailand Adventure and the Koh Tao Adventure giving you 2 months in Thailand. Or combine the Koh Tao Adventure with any other trip we run in Thailand or anywhere else in Asia! We have some amazing suggestions, so tell us about your plans and we can see what would suit you best. That is what we are here for.
Koh Tao Adventure: Trip Highlights
Going out for a gorgeous Thai meal so you can meet the rest of the group
You will never have a dull moment, with plenty of plenty of Xtreme activities included (see below)
You can top up your tan and laze around on some of the amazing beaches you have plenty of chill time as well.
As the sun goes down that nightlife heats up, Koh Tao has amazing nightlife you will make friends from all over the world.
Relax into the swing of things, we make it easy with comprehensive intro session to the island, and our rep is there to help you every step of the way.
You will be amazed by what you can achieve when you challenge yourself, with the snorkelling and climbs to viewpoints, stand up paddling and a Discover Scuba dive session!! Question is, can you handle this much fun?
You have plenty of time to also explore some of Thailand’s beautiful underwater environments, with crystal clear waters and amazing snorkelling you might just get hooked.
It’s your holiday, so we set you up in a beautiful resort with gorgeous Thai tropical gardens and a nice refreshing pool and its own restaurant. See accommodation section for more information.
Includes one amazing activity per week. Crossfitt, Muay Thai, Yoga… take your pick!
Koh Tao Adventure Photos
Your stay on Koh Tao will be made even sweeter as you stay at a luxury diving resort. Our representative is located next door so you always have our backup and support on your doorstep.
You will be staying in a shared twin bedroom (upgrades to your own room available £25 per week) with an ensuite shower and toilet. Room upgrades to more expensive and luxurious class are also available.
The accommodation is set in gorgeous tropical Thai Gardens, with a beautiful relaxing pool. There are a bar and a restaurant available at the resort and you will be based in Sairee, the main backpacker Hub, just 3 min from the beach and a short walk to the nightlife.
A Rough Idea of Price
All of our gap year holidays are completely customised to your needs and prices will therefore vary based on things like the time of year and level of accommodation; but we want to give you as good an idea of how much this itinerary will cost.
Shared accommodation in a beautiful resort with pool (upgrade to single available at £25 a week)
Taxi pick up from the pier on Koh Tao
Delicious Thai meal with the rest of the group on us
Introduction to the island and details on where to find the best beaches and your activities
Free Koh Tao Guide
Amazing nightlife in cool beach bars
Your choice of Activity (beginner freediving (2 days), 5 one on one Muay Thai sessions or 5 yoga sessions, or 3 Crossfit sessions)
Long Tail boat adventure
Stand up paddle session
Climb to viewpoint on stunning Koh Nang Yuang
All Equipment for activities
All instruction and guides for activities
Free Wifi at the resort
Return ticket to the full moon party with a min stay of 2 weeks (if it is on during your dates)
For 2 or 3 or 4 week packages, choose one extra adventure option per week:
Not included but available
1 night in a luxury Bangkok hotel with breakfasts (optional with upgrade)
Transfer from Bangkok to Koh Tao( optional with upgrade)
Meals (apart from the evening out with the rep)
Transfer ticket back from Koh Tao to Bangkok. Our rep can help you sorting this out once you are on the island.
Please note this programme does not include meals, we are often asked why and the answer is simple. You can eat out in Thailand for as little as £2. If we included all of your food, you would have to eat in the same place all the time. We feel that there is so much amazing food to discover in Thailand, that you should be able to choose where to eat and when to eat. Going out for dinner is also a social event, you will discover that during the day everyone is training, and you meet in the evening for a nice Thai Curry somewhere. Our rep can tell you all about the nice places to eat.
Frequently Asked Questions
This programme begins in Koh Tao, but we can book you an extra night in bangkok plus overnight transfer to Koh Tao. This means you have to arrive 2 days before the start date of the trip in Bangkok.
If you wish help with flight just let us know.
STAY IN LUXURY IN BANGKOK FOR A NIGHT BEFORE HEADING TO PARADISE (OPTIONAL).
An easy entry into the country with your arrival in Bangkok sorted, with a night in a hotel close to Khao San Road (the backpacker area). You can then spend a few days in the capital, checking out the sites or taking some optional tours. After exploring the capital city and partying on the Khao San Rd, you will be ready to head down to a paradise island, famous amongst backpackers for being the ultimate get away… Prepare yourself for a relaxing, blissful and adventurous time, spent living on Koh Tao. Your transfer tickets to take you from Bangkok to Koh Tao will be ready for you at our office in Bangkok.
Koh Tao Adventure Trip Dates
30th July 2017
13th August 2017
27th August 2017
24th September 2017
26th November 2017
24th December 2017
28th January 2018
18th February 2018
25th March 2018
22nd April 2018
20th May 2018
17th June 2018
22nd July 2018
19th August 2018
16th September 2018
11th November 2018
09th December 2018
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