| Khao Yai is a popular getaway for Bangkok's city- dwellers. Soon you can find out, what makes this park so popular.
Day 1 Bangkok - Khao Yai (L/D)
After breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel in Bangkok and transferred to Khao Yai National Park. After arrival, check-in at a simple but cozy resort on the outskirts of the park. In the afternoon, you will visit a ?sacred“ cave surrounded by temple- buildings. Witness as a swarm of bats, million strong, exits the caves and flies out on the nightly hunt for insects. There will be a number of birds of prey waiting for the swarm, in hope for an easy dinner. If you like, you can also climb up and observe the animals from up close. Overnight at the resort.
Day 2 Khao Yai Nationalpark (B/L/D)
Today you will be taking a tour of the park. You will see jungle, mountain- streams, waterfalls and a diverse flora and fauna. Your tour will show magnificent rock- formations, jungle- pools, deep canyons and elephants pathways. If your are really lucky you will even spot wild elephants or gibbons. Depending on the season, you might see wild orchids and big, colorful butterflies or other "small“ creatures like the worlds biggest moth. Then you will drive up to the Hew Suwat Waterfall, known from the movie “The Beach” .A simple meal will be served here. After darkness falls, you will embark on a night- safari, through the mountain- jungle and across high plateaus. If you are lucky, you might -with the help of special lamps- see deer, wild cats, boars, porcupines, monkeys or even wild elephants. Overnight at the resort.
Day 3 Khao Yai Nationalpark - Sikaew - Bangkok (B/L)
After breakfast, visit the farmers- market at Pak Chong and continue, along a large reservoir, to a limestone- labyrinth with paintings that are over 2000 years old. Before you are finally Bangkok- bound, you will pay visit to a Chinese temple, with statues and rare plants, towered by a 28 meter high Buddha- image. Arrival in Bangkok will be around 6 pm.
*Hotels are subject to change to an equivalent hotel*
||Eco Valley Lodge/STD BGL