ATF 2018 Post Tour Programme
January 27-30, 2018

PT06 The Southern Tropical Paradises :

Chiang Mai Satun Koh Lipe Langkawi Penang Bangkok

Saturday 27 Jan 2018

Chiang Mai – Chantaburi

5.00 hrs
Picked up from hotels.
6.25 hrs
Depart Chiang Mai for Hat Yai International Airport by Thai Air Asia Airlines.
8.20 hrs
Arrive in Hat Yai and head to Satun province.
10.30 hrs
Explore the stunning underground world in Phu Pha Phetch Cave. The huge cave houses numerous stone pillars and impressive rock formations. Though visitors have to climb over 330 steps to reach its tiny entrance, witnessing this cave is worthwhile.
12.30 hrs
13.30 hrs
Leave for Pakbara Pier.
14.00 hrs
Arrive at the pier and head to Koh Khai by speed boat.
15.30 hrs
Explore Koh Khai and its giant stone arch. “Koh Khai” literary means “Egg Island’. It is named this way as sea turtles climbing up its shore for laying eggs every year.
16.30 hrs
Arrive Koh Lipe. Once a residence of sea gypsy, this small L-shape island impresses everyone with its white sandy beaches, turquoise coloured water and natural splendors.
18.30 hrs

Sunday 28 Jan 2018

Koh Lipe - Langkawi

7.00 hrs
8.00 hrs
Get on board a speedboat to visit: “Koh Hin Ngam”, this unique tiny island is full of black shiny rocks. Enjoy swimming and snorkeling above its colourful corals and thousands of reef fishes.

“Had Sai Khao” or the white sandy beach of Koh Rawi. Get into the colourful underwater world at Jabang Channel, a large submerged pinnacle that is beautified by abundance of vibrant soft corals.
12.00 hrs
14.30 hrs
Check-out from the hotel and head to ferry pier.
15.00 hrs
Get on board the ferry to Malaysia’s Langkawi Island.
16.00 hrs
Depart on ferry to Langkawi Island, the Jewel of Kedah is an archipelago of 99 islands. Langkawi is famed for clear waters, pristine beaches and intact jungle.
18.30 hrs
Arrive at Langkawi Island on Malaysia’s time (GMT+8). Go through immigration procedure and enjoy shopping at Kuah Duty Free Shopping District.
19.30 hrs
Dinner, check-in at the hotel, and enjoy the evening at your leisure.

Monday 29 Jan 2018

Langkawi - Penang

7.00 hrs
8.30 hrs
Check-out from the hotel and get around to explore Langkawai Island.
9.30 hrs
Ride the cable car, witness the bird eye view of Langkawi and Tarutao Island from the second highest peak of the Island.
11.00 hrs
12.00 hrs
Get to Langkawi Airport, then go through immigration procedure.
13.15 hrs
Depart for Penang Island.
13.50 hrs
Arrive at Penang Island, the isle of the betel nut which is honoured as the “Pearl of The Orient”.
14.45 hrs
Stroll the fascinating streets of Penang, search for its world famous street arts, explore famous shopping malls, and taste delicious local sweets, fragrant coffee and drinks.
17.30 hrs
Check-in at hotels.
17.30 hrs

Tuesday 30 Jan 2018

Penang - Bangkok

8.00 hrs
9.00 hrs
Check-out from the hotels.
9.30 hrs
Explore exotic atmosphere of Penang, climb the Penang Hill for the city’s panoramic view, pay respect to statue of Guan-Yin Goddess at Kek Lok Si Temple, exotic pagoda in Thai temple and reclining Buddha statue in Myanmar temple.
12.00 hrs
Lunch. 13.30hrs Roam the heart of Penang which is packed with classical architectures such as Sino-Portuguese style shophouses, Gorge Town, Fort Cornwallis, the queen Victoria Memorial Clock Tower, Penang War Memorial, and the beautiful City Hall.
14.30 hrs
Get to Penang Airport.
16.45 hrs
Depart Penang for Bangkok.
17.30 hrs
Arrive at Don Muang International Airport.

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