Tree House Safari

Four day nature tour in the Khao Sok National Park

Tree House Safari

This unique, four day tour offers a unique opportunity to experience a stay in a virgin tropical rainforest environment and is suitable for everyone with a taste for adventure. The Khao Sok National Park is a tropical rain forest with limestone rock formations, mountains with rivers and creeks and waterfalls and is part of the largest nature reserve in southern Thailand. This tour Tree House Safari offers you the special opportunity to experience a stay in a tropical rainforest.

The tree houses are nested high in the trees. The houses are adventurous yet comfortable. Wake up in the morning by the whooping calls of gibbons and hornbills and the soft murmuring of babbling creeks. The bamboo lake raft bungalow accommodation on the Chiew Larn lake is an adventure in itself. The lake offers an ideal nature retreat and is a haven of peace and tranquillity where you fancy yourself on another planet. Limestone mountains honeycombed with caves and inhabited by monkeys rise from its surface. See also the points of attention for this tour.

Tree House SafariDay 1. Khao Sok National Park
Morning arrival in Surat Thani. Transfer to the Tree House Resort where you will settle in your “tree house bungalow”. After lunch you will explore the Khao Sok river, either by canoe tour or by “tubing” downstream the river. Enjoy the views and wildlife. Visit the Panturat temple and take the opportunity to feed the monkeys. Back in the Tree House, dinner is being served and you can enjoy the local south Thailand cuisine. Overnight stay in the tree house.

Day 2. Elephants & Waterfalls
After breakfast you will make a 3 – 4 hour morning walk through the Khao Sok National Park. Lunch near your Tree House. Then transfer to an elephant camp where you can feed and bathe the elephants. You will make a ride on the back of an elephant through the jungle. Visit the May Yai waterfalls and a beautiful view point. Dinner again at your Tree House. The evening is free to relax.

Tree House SafariDay 3. Chiew Larn lake
Morning journey to the magnificent Rajaphrapa lake, also named the Chiew Larn Lake. Per longtailboat you will travel to the floating bamboo raft houses where you will stay overnight this evening. The Chiew Larn lake and dam generate electricity for many districts in southern Thailand. After arrival at your lake raft bungalows there is time to swim and relax. You can make a kayak tour if you want. After lunch we depart for a forest walk of 4 – 5 hours. The trek to the view point is 1.5 hours. The view over the lake and the countless small islands is magnificent. After the trek we return to the raft houses. Time again to get the sweat off your body, to swim and relax or to kayak. After dinner you will make a short night safari by boat. Overnight stay in the bamboo lake raft bungalows.

Day 4. Namtaloo caves
Early morning safari by boat. Then it’s time for breakfast, followed by a walk to the Namtaloo caves. Lunch at the cave entrance. The trek through the cave will last about 1 hour. During the walk you will wade through small creeks and water, so your shoes will get wet. At the end of the cave the trail gets narrower and the water gets deeper. The last few meters you will have to swim. The guide will take care that your phones and value articles will remain dry. After leaving the cave you will return to the raft bungalows, where you can change to dry clothes. Then back by longtailboat to the pier at the main land. From here you will travel to Surat Thani airport or railway station. This is the end of this wonderful tour. Important: this is an example program. The actual program will depend on the possibilities of the day of the tour. If you want to be sure of activities then please CONTACT us before you book the tour.

Extra options:
– This tour can also be booked without overnight stay on the lake.
– This tour is also available in 3- or 5-day version.
– It is also possible to plan other activities, for instance a camping toer or an elephant ride.
Please ask us for possibilities and prices. We will be happy to send you.

Thailand Khao Sok explorer

Number of persons

Price per person

2

3

4

Price per person (Thai Baht)

9,400

9,400

9,400

In EUR

€ 269

€ 269

€ 269

In USD

$ 297

$ 297

$ 297