Thai Island Hopper East/West??

20 Dec 2010 Dynamite_J asked

Hi! I'm guessing that these two tours are new to contiki because I cannot find any information on them in the forums. <BR><BR>So, I would really like to do one of these, probably the WEST tour as it includes Phuket. <BR><BR>Any one else considering going on one of these?
  • 23 Dec 2010 Smelliot88 said


    East one is way better – Phuket is ****, the islands on the Eastern side of Thailand are 1000x better + they have full moon parties.

  • 29 Dec 2010 LittleMissKate said


    I think both tours sound great! Although they each seem to only be offered at certain times of the year… So I think my decision will be made for me as I need to time my holiday in January. So the West will be the tour for me Smiler<!--graemlin::)-->

  • 30 Dec 2010 Catwoman1983 said


    Hi there, I am doing the East trip in April Smiler<!--graemlin::)--> Cant wait! Very excited about the Full Moon Party Smiler<!--graemlin::)-->x

  • 30 Dec 2010 Dynamite_J said


    Hi again,

    I decided on the EAST tour. God knows why I thought Phuket would be any good. I spoke to a friend who is travelling asia at the moment, and he said don’t bother with Phuket, and do teh east tour. So I’m going to book the east tour for June. Thank you all.

  • 5 Jan 2011 Babbles27 said


    Hey Iv decided on the East Tour too, it looks AWESOME!!!!!
    More then likely April aswell Catwoman Smiler<!--graemlin::)-->

  • 7 Jan 2011 Brett said


    I’ll be there april 12th too!! Looking forward to meeting everyone

  • 17 Jan 2011 Carlz88 said


    I’m going May 11th on the East tour. Anyone out there going on this one?

  • 20 Jan 2011 Explorer1228763 said


    Thinking about May 11th tour… Any other girls going alone?? Where is everyone coming from??

  • 22 Jan 2011 Dynamite_J said


    Anyone up for 9th June???

  • 22 Jan 2011 Carlz88 said


    Alina I’m going on that one and I’m going alone! Are you booked to go?

  • 1 Feb 2011 Alissa said


    anyone going on the East one on 20th Aug??

  • 28 Feb 2011 fineshot2000 said


    May be booking the Eastern Thai Islands for April 30th. Anyone else on this date?

  • 18 Mar 2011 Anne said


    Anyone doing the west tour? ive decided to do the west in November when the weather will be nice and warm with little rain fall :)

  • 18 Mar 2011 Anne said


    now i cant decide between east and west! i have been lookng at picutres over the internet and the east looks like it has much nicer beaches and scenery, is anyone doing the east tour in august?

  • 20 Mar 2011 Alissa said


    I’m doing the east tour starting on 20th August! Havn’t yet heard of anyone else that is though..

  • 20 Mar 2011 Dynamite_J said


    Does anyone know the maximum group size for these trips?

  • 21 Mar 2011 Rachel said


    Im doing the West Tour 24th December, Anyone else considering doing it over the Christmas period?

  • 21 Mar 2011 Jill.B said


    Anyone else hitting up the East on May 28, 2011? Can’t wait!

  • 24 Mar 2011 Anne said


    12 nov 2011 west tour :)!

  • 5 Jul 2011 Dynamite_J said


    Hey everyone! I had a blast on the East tour in June. I highly recommend it to anyone trying to decide between the two!

    I am now looking at dates for the West islands tour. I really want to go over christmas period but it is fully booked :( I called contiki today and they said if someone cancels I may get a place, but I have to keep watching the website… so i’ll keep trying for 25th December… otherwise I’ll do in the new year.



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