ATF 2018 Post Tour Programme
January 27-29, 2018

PT01 Embrace the heart of Andaman Blue Sea :

Chiang Mai Phuket Phangnga Ranong Bangkok

Saturday 27 Jan 2018

Chiang Mai - Phuket - Phangnga

8.00 hrs
Picked up from hotels.
9.40 hrs
Depart Chiang Mai for Phuket.
11.35 hrs
Arrive at Phuket.
12.30 hrs
13.30 hrs
Leave for Phangnga province.
14.30 hrs
Check-in at designated hotels. At your leisure.
18.30 hrs

Sunday 28 Jan 2018

Phangnga - Ranong

7.00 hrs
8.00 hrs
Leave for Ranong

Pay a visit to Baan Nam Kem Tsunami Memorial Park. Built to remembrance the victims the memorial has a curve wall on one side representing the big waves while another side situates an old ship. This local fishing vessel was drift by the gigantic waves and finally settled here. A leaning wall on another side bears the names and faces of 3,500 Thais and foreigners who lost their lives in the area.
12.00 hrs
Lunch, then head north for Ranong.
15.00 hrs
Arrive at Ranong.
16.00 hrs
Take a cruise on the Royal Andaman. Get a glimpse of yesteryear cruise on the wooden junk which follows the trail of King Rama V who visited Ranong a century ago. Add colours to the journey with Peranakan attires. Pay homage to Guan-Yin statue, visit friendly fishery villages, and witness one of the best sunset views on Malay Peninsula.
18.30 hrs
Enjoy local specialties of Ranong namely Loe Mee Pu, or fried noodle topped with crab gravy sauce, Khao Man Lor Kor Yor or steamed rice in coconut milk served with somtam, ancient style dessert, seafood, and barbeque.
19.30 hrs
Participate in the Loy Prok Prao Ceremony. Like Loy Krathong, local dwellers light a candle in coconut shell and float it in the sea, to appreciate the Goddess of Water in supporting fishermen.
20.00 hrs
Get back to Ranong Lighthouse Pier (Khao Nang Hong).
20.30 hrs
At leisure.

Monday 29 Jan 2018

Ranong - Bangkok

8.00 hrs
Breakfast at hotels.
9.00 hrs
Leave for Koh Phayam, a peaceful island hidden off Ranong’s coast. Enjoy its turquoise coloured sea and neglected beaches. Lunch at Blue Sky Resort.
15.00 hrs
Leave for the pier.
17.30 hrs
Arrive at Ranong Airport.
18.45 hrs
Depart for Bangkok.
20.10 hrs
Arrive at Don Muang International Airport.

Remark: the itinerary is flexible and subject to change without prior notice.