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Package Tour vs. Hotels + Activities?

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Package Tour vs. Hotels + Activities?

Staying for 2-3 nights in Nov with wife at Khao Sok. Which do you think is better joining a Package Tour or picking a hotel and then picking individual activities?

John

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1. Re: Package Tour vs. Hotels + Activities?

If you look at such sites as Limestone Lake Tours at http://www.limestonelaketours.com/ Khao Lak Land Discovery at www.khaolaklanddiscovery.com/bookings.php or Khao Sok Explorer at http://khao-sok-explorer.e-monsite.com/ as well as the Top Questions at top right of the forum if you haven't read them already will give you a good idea of the tours available with or without accommodation.

You will have more choice of accommodation if you book it separately but if you are happy with what Limestone or Khao Sok Explorer have to offer with tours then you will have more certainty that all will be arranged for you. You can book tours when you arrive or in advance. I have preferred to book accommodation at the Baan Khao Sok through Mathilde at Khao Sok Explorer and then our tours after discussion with her when we arrived at the resort.

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2. Re: Package Tour vs. Hotels + Activities?

Thanks. Have emailed a few of the tour companies to see if there is a charge for taking me to Khao Sok Park from the airport...that will help determine which way I go since quite expensive otherwise.

John

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3. Re: Package Tour vs. Hotels + Activities?

Which airport? If you are coming from Phuket Airport, try Boss of Cheaper than Hotel Taxis In Khao lak for a quote at cheaper_khaolak@ymail.com

He has great rates, good cars and is very reliable. You will then have something to compare with the tour companies.

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