Thailand offers visitors a vibrant and friendly culture with delicious cuisine, beautiful scenery, and many fascinating attractions. Choose from luxury resorts offering guided tours to explore the region, luxury cruises to visit nearby islands, and even enjoy a luxury train journey.
Let’s get started with the Top 10 Luxury Thailand Tours.
The Belmond Eastern & Orient Express Luxury Train
Enjoy a fantastic 3-night rail adventure from Bangkok to Singapore aboard the luxury-class Eastern & Orient Express.
The luxury train itself is full of intricate vintage details and fine fabrics adorning the social areas and comfortable cabins, which include en-suite bathrooms, air-conditioning and luxury toiletries. In the style of timeless adventure, enjoy a slow journey across southeast Asia.
The interior of the Eastern & Orient Express is styled with polished, wood-paneled corridors and silk furnishings with subtle Asian designs. You will also have 24-hour steward service to keep you comfortable on your adventure.
There are different cars to enjoy, including the Dining Car where you will be served meals to rival the world’s best restaurants, the Bar Car with a jazz-club ambience and stewards serving champagne, wine and cocktails; the Piano Bar for live music, the Observation Car to enjoy fantastic views of South East Asia throughout the journey, and the Saloon Car to relax with your favorite book or a selection from the library.
Enjoy a delicious daily four-course dinner, continental breakfast (served in your cabin), daily three-course lunches, and afternoon tea. All house wine, house spirits, and local beer are included in the tour.
Your experience also includes a cruise along the River Kwai, a visit to the War Museum, and a guided tour of Kuala Kangsar.
The Belmond Napasai Resort
The Belmond Napasai Resort is nestled between the rainforest and ocean offering a luxury tropical experience on Koh Samui’s northern shore
When you arrive at the resort, you will be greeted with coconut ice cream and will walk through the gardens with their beautiful plants and the friendly resident water buffaloes.
Your accommodation consists of independent villas within the gardens. Each offers private balconies, ocean views, an outdoor living area, a waterfall bath, and a private massage sala. The resort also offers a spa for a Thai massage with various Thai scrubs, wraps, and oils.
Enjoy delicious meals in the dining room with regional dishes and French fusion cuisine.
From the resort, enjoy many different activities and tours, including snorkeling the nearby coves and wildlife-rich reefs. You can also book a dive with the resort’s PADI certified experts or the resort’s Hobie Cat for a sunset cruise.
Enjoy daily yoga, tai chi classes, and also cookery classes to learn some favorite Thai dishes. There is also a Thai boxing class to increase strength and flexibility with the national sport.
Explore the surrounding countryside with an hour-long guided tour through beautiful rice fields and lush rainforest.
You can also choose to book an in depth luxury tour across South East Asia with the resort to combine neighboring countries and regions.
The Independence Yacht Charter
Offering cruises from 1 to 14 days, enjoy the fantastic crewed private charter experience aboard the Independent Yacht. From Koh Samui, tour the surrounding islands with wildlife-rich reefs and stunning views.
Enjoy a tailor-made package tour for couples, groups of friends, or a family with experiences and destinations designed with your preferences.
The luxury-class sailing yacht offers very comfortable, spacious cabins, and delicious Italian and Mediterranean cuisine. You can also stop to enjoy delicious Thai cuisine on the islands visited.
Explore the incredible Ang Thong National Park with beautiful tropical beaches and over forty different islands, including many different bays and reefs to explore. Enjoy snorkeling, diving and kayaking experiences to tour the marine park.
The Six Senses Yao Noi
The Six Senses Yao Noi offers spacious villas and private infinity pools nestled amongst lush greenery. The villas provide beautiful views of Phang Nga Bay and the surrounding region.
The duplex two-bedroom villas offer a lot of space to make yourself at home, including a private pool and large deck to absorb the beauty of the region.
There are four different dining experiences to choose from, including traditional Thai cuisine and international and Asian favorites
Enjoy the resort’s fitness area for health and the spa to relax with a massage surrounded by stunning scenery. From the resort, explore the surrounding regions on an island hopping boat tour or indulge yourself on a charter cruise.
There are many other activities to enjoy. Visit different bays with a picnic and champagne to relax looking at stunning scenery, explore the caves and lagoons, or head out on a bike ride to enjoy the surrounding scenery. You can visit a rubber tree plantation, a fish and lobster farm, enjoy a mangrove walk, and choose from a diversity of water sports.
The Trisara Resort
The Trisara Resort offers luxurious private pool villas in the tropical hills of northwestern Phuket. Surrounded by lush tropical foliage with views of the Andaman Sea, enjoy a very comfortable experience with many things to see and do.
The resort provides a community of private villas and residences perched on the hillside with beautiful views.
Each villa is reached through its own gate and offers a secluded spot on the island. Choose from garden or ocean views and a choice of villa options. These include junior suites, one and two bedroom villas, and private residences ideal for families and groups.
Follow the tree lined paths to the restaurant for delicious cuisine, swimming pools for a refreshing dip, or relax at the private beach and wellness facilities. There are also chauffeured electric carts to move around the resort.
From the resort’s own working farm and local markets, the dedicated chefs select the best seasonal ingredients to prepare your delicious meals.
The resort’s butler service ensures you are looked after on your experience and can easily arrange spa sessions, meals, and both on and off-site activities. Enjoy yoga classes, snorkelling, sailing, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, and windsurfing.
Explore the surrounding islands, bays and beautiful beaches with a Trisara cruise stopping right at your villa. Choose a one hour snorkelling experience, explore on a half day tour to Phang Nga Bay, or choose a full-day cruise to the Similan Islands. You can also join a Trisara host to visit the lesser known area of Old Phuket Town
The Soneva Resort
Surrounded by tropical rainforest, the eco-friendly and luxurious Soneva Kiri Resort offers very comfortable accommodation, delicious meals, and a wide selection of tours and activities.
Choose from secluded luxury villas, which offer from one to five bedroom catering for couples, groups, and family vacations.
Enjoy delicious meals at the different restaurants offering traditional Thai gourmet dishes, Asian fusion, Mediterranean, and European cuisine. Wo accompany your meal, choose from the wine cellar of over 350 different labels. Regular wine tasting events are also held with canapés and chocolates.
In addition to comfortable accommodation and delicious cuisine, there are many different experiences on offer.
Explore a local fishing village to learn about traditional culture, dive the surrounding reefs with the resort’s instructors to enjoy a wide diversity of marine life, explore the islands on a wooden fishing boat, take a Thai cooking class to learn traditional favorites, or simply relax with a massage or relaxation treatment at the inhouse spa.
You can also explore the rainforest with the resort’s tropical ecologist to find colorful butterflies, different birds, and many interesting plants.
The Rayavadee Resort
The Rayavadee Resort offers a luxury experience of Krabi in Krabi Marine National Park, southern Thailand. Located a short walk from the beach, the resort offers two-story pavilions and luxurious villas dotted through tropical gardens.
There are different spacious villas and suites you can choose from at the Rayavadee Resort. You also have your choice of four onsite restaurants for traditional Thai, international, and Asian cuisine. Choose a relaxation treatment or traditional Thai massage at the inhouse spa and explore the activity center for many things to do in the surrounding area.
The resort provides knowledge guides and a fleet of boats for exploring. Head out on a cruise to visit quiet coves, beautiful beaches, and enjoy the scenery of surrounding islands.
Explore the region to visit colorful markets, ornate temples, and visit some of the best areas for beautiful views. You can also kayak through mangrove forest while spotting many different birds.
The Sarojin Khao Lak Resort
Situated in Khao Lak in southern Thailand, at the Sarojin Khao Lak Resort choose from spacious guest suites positioned in 10 acres of lush tropical gardens with direct access to a 11km secluded white sand beach.
In addition to comfortable accommodation, enjoy delicious meals by the shimmering Andaman Sea under the shade of a Ficus tree or romantic candlelit dinners next to a jungle waterfall.
Your meals consist of Thai dishes and contemporary Mediterranean cuisine prepared with herbs from the onsite gardens and fish fresh from the Andaman sea. Your dining experience is then accompanied by a selection of fine wines.
There are many activity options and tours available. Head out on the Lady Sarojin boat where you can enjoy snorkeling around the islands to enjoy the colorful fish and marine life. For an exclusive tour, the Lady Sarojin is also available for charters.
Explore the Similan and Surin Islands’ Marine National Parks, which is only an hour away from the resort. These are fantastic areas to snorkel and dive to encounter a diversity of marine life.
You can also explore the stunning Phang Nga Bay by sea canoeing, which is renowned for its many dramatic limestone islands.
For guests looking for a little more excitement, the resort works closely with national park guides to offer visitors an opportunity for more adventurous activities, including the Extreme Jungle Trek where you climb and swim learning survival techniques, Extreme Rock Climbing on the dramatic limestone islands and sheer rock formations, and Extreme Mountain Biking following the jungle trails.
Enjoy a range of cultural experiences for an authentic insight in local Thai culture. Visit rural and fishing communities and see the work the Sarojin Resort is conducting with the Sarojin Khao Lak Community Fund.
You can also relax at the in-house spa with different relaxation treatments available, while enjoying the sounds of birds and the Andaman sea.
The Sophisticated Thailand and Cambodia Explorer
On Jacada Travel’s Sophisticated Thailand and Cambodia Explorer tour, enjoy 13-days combining different areas of Thailand and the iconic ruins of Cambodia.
You will start your experience in Cambodia where you will meet your guide and explore Siem Reap’s ancient ruins. Tour the iconic Angkor Wat, Ta Prohm, and experience some of the fascinating lesser known areas due to the knowledge of your expert guide.
Enjoy a day aboard a private cruise on the beautiful Tonle Sap Lake followed by gourmet cuisine at a private rural villa.
You will then spend three nights in Bangkok for a contrasting experience. Visit vibrant floating markets and beautiful temples found between the modern skyscrapers of this famous city. Enjoy some of Bangkok’s best street food and witness the rituals of Wat Pho monks.
You will then visit the relaxed city of Chiang Mai to enjoy delicious food, rolling hills, and ornate temples. After this, visit the beautiful beaches of Phuket to relax in the lush surroundings and welcoming turquoise waters.
You will be accommodated in luxury hotels and will enjoy delicious cuisine. You can also customise the itinerary according to your interests and days available.
The Loy Pela Voyage
Enjoy a fantastic cruise to the cultural heart of Thailand aboard an Anantara luxury cruise on the Chao Phraya River.
The cruise vessel offers elegant, spacious staterooms and comfortable seating areas to enjoy the different destinations en-route. Explore the ancient capital of Ayutthaya, visit iconic landmarks, see the lush Thai countryside, and enjoy delicious Michelin-star cuisine paired with personalized, friendly, and attentive service.
Float down the River of Kings to see the connection between the bustling, world-famous city of Bangkok and Thailand’s ancient capital of Ayuthaya.
Choose a full day, 3-day, or 4-day experience depending on your time available, including personalized meals, a 24-hour butler service, and fantastic guided tours.