Our guide to Thailand

Western Thailand for Young Families

Bangkok & Phuket

From £8000 per person in low season
From £8700 per person in high season

based on 8 nights & selected experiences

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* Pricing is a guideline only and excludes special offers. Travel over peak periods (e.g. Christmas, New Year and other public holidays) can affect prices considerably, as can exchange rates, flight class and room type.

Price includes:

  • International economy flights and taxes subject to availability

  • Internal flights

  • Accommodation

  • Private transfers

  • Selected experiences

  • Daily Breakfast

based on a family of two adults and two children under the age of 12.

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At a Glance

  • A great itinerary for first-time visits to Thailand, or for those seeking a relaxing trip with options for adventure and culture. Suitable for families of all ages

  • A combination of two of Thailand's finest hotels; the smart Peninsula Bangkok and luxurious Amanpuri in Phuket.

  • Both the Peninsula Bangkok and Amanpuri have plenty of activities on offer, meaning you can be as active or as relaxed as you would like

  • Venture into the hustle and bustle of Thailand's capital of Bangkok or just relax by the pool

  • Phuket boasts some marvellous beaches, fun shopping and adventures in town, and island hopping nearby. Don't feel like you have to stay in your resort all the time as there is so much to do and see!

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Thailand remains tropical and humid for most of the year and overall the best time to visit is between November and February when temperatures are more manageable and rain is less common. There are three main seasons; the cool season is from November to February, although it is usually only actually cool in the north of the country, the rainy season is from May to October and the hot season is from March to May. There are of course regional variations across the country, however generally there is little difference in temperature across the centre and the south of the country.

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We design each itinerary around you, so this suggested itinerary is a starting point that we can tweak or transform into something completely bespoke to you. Call us on 020 3993 8476 to start planning your holiday.


This easy-going itinerary is a fantastic introduction to Thailand for families of all ages but is particularly suited to our younger guests. Combining the bustle of Bangkok with sandy beaches and turquoise seas of Phuket, there is plenty to see and do, as well as ample opportunity for relaxation. This is a great option for December and March school holidays.

  1. Days 1-4: Bangkok

    Your family adventure begins with three nights in the centre of Bangkok. We recommend the fantastic Peninsula Bangkok, located right on the bank of Thailand's iconic Chao Phraya River, and boasting one the best swimming pools in Bangkok. The hotel has its own academy which offers a range of excursions and classes for both adults and children. Why not try your hand (or in this case, feet!) at the art of Muay Thai kickboxing, or for younger guests, get creative in a Thai painting class or learn how to make sweet treats in the hotel's pastry kitchen. Bangkok is a great place for exploration, so we have arranged a guided tour around the Grand Palace and Wat Pho, home to the famous 45m (148 ft) reclining Buddha. We also feel you’d love a family cycling trip through a peaceful village on a lush island close to the capital’s business district. Cycle past canals, mangrove forests and traditional Thai houses, and sample fresh produce as you chat to the friendly locals.

    Accommodation: Peninsula Bangkok (3 nights)

  2. Days 4-9: Phuket

    From Bangkok you will fly down to Phuket, renowned for its beautiful beaches, lovely hotels and family friendly atmosphere. During your time in Phuket, you can be as active or relaxed as you like with plenty to choose from including water sports, daytrips around the island, kayaking, cultural tours and much more are all available.

    Accommodation: Amanpuri (5 nights)


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