At B&R we make it incredibly easy for you to journey with your friends, family, colleagues or on your own. Create your own private trip by taking over one of our dates—or we can request a fresh one. Prices are sliding scale to suit the number of travellers. Interested in tweaking the itinerary? We can do that too. Ask us for details!
The right number of like-minded travellers to make new friends.
Your dates. Your group. Our expertly-designed itinerary.
Tailored to your interests, a bespoke travel experience.
Combines the hallmarks of any B&R itinerary (excellent hotels and beautiful routes) with the freedom of pacing each day exactly the way you like.
Throughout the day, a knowledgeable local guide provides insider access and expert tips. At night, you can explore and dine on your own.
Our B&R guides are with you throughout, anticipating needs, translating languages, providing advice and—above all—facilitating fun.
We use premium hotels that are unique expressions of the region. Often they’ve had a previous life as a monastery or a castle, but in every case they offer an exceptionally comfortable stay.
These are stylish 4-star properties that offer a casual and comfortable stay. Often without a 24-hour concierge or room service, they tend to be smaller family-run hotels that are perfect for the region.
“I can’t say I really ‘work out,’ but I’m in good shape and am relatively active.”
“I enjoy a good walk or ride, and feel comfortable while on the move.”
“I get moving at least once a week, and don’t mind a little sweat.”
“I get moving a few times per week and enjoy some exertion.”
“I want to feel invigorated each day and going hard is how I like to do that.”
Uncover the Tastes of Thailand
Join us to discover the vibrant character, rich culture and intense flavours that Thailand has to offer on this one-of-a-kind culinary adventure. We’ll spend our days wandering markets, farmland and local kitchens; exploring magnificent ancient temples; and of course, uncovering the wonderfully delicious and unique street food that Thailand is famous for. Join celebrity chef, Naomi Duguid for a visit to the market and a cooking class where you’ll gain insight into her extensive knowledge of Thai cuisine. Enjoy an evening food tour of “Hidden Bangkok” led by American Thai food blogger and writer of “Thailand’s Best Street Food”, Chawadee Nualkhair. By journey’s end, we’ll experience a deep connection to this remote corner of the globe—including glitzy, chaotic and ultimately rewarding, Bangkok—as we revel in the gracious and easy going hospitality of the people of Thailand.
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Day by Day
Enjoy an evening food tour of 'hidden Bangkok' led by American Thai food blogger and writer of 'Thailand’s Best Street Food', Chawadee Nualkhair. Along the way, we’ll be sure to show you where all the local food cart legends hang out—we may even treat you to a local favourite, deep fried grasshoppers!
Explore every inch of Bangkok and its vibrant markets, neighbourhoods, and temple architecture today. Then, join Joe Cummings, writer for Lonely Planet and long time resident of Thailand, for a private dinner in one of Bangkok’s most terrific restaurants, as he shares with us some of his vast Thai knowledge and experiences.
Hop on a flight this morning to visit Thailand’s northern region. Enjoy a private tour of Chiang Mai, visiting all of the “must sees” and “must tastes” of the city. Tonight, your guide will take you out to dinner for a truly exquisite northern Thai dining experience at Dhara Dhevi’s Thai restaurant.
Learn to make your own fertilizer and gain insight into local village farming at sustainable living refuge, Earth Home Thailand. This evening, we will meet up with celebrity chef, Naomi Duguid, to gain insight into her extensive knowledge of Thai cuisine.
Spend the morning exploring the Friday Chiang Mai Market and pick up the ingredients for your Thai cooking class led by Naomi later today. This evening, hop on a flight to Southern Thailand’s largest and most diverse island, Phuket.
Pay a visit to the Chalong Bay Rum Distillery today, where we'll learn about the brewing process from French Caribbean owners, Marine and Thibault. After a few samples, we'll soak up the rum with a great home-cooked meal at a local Thai family’s home. Dinner tonight is at 'Black Ginger', a floating masterpiece.
Embark on a discovery walking tour of Phuket's Old Town today, learning about the town's local heritage, architecture and, of course, cuisine. Tonight's farewell dinner is a beachside barbecue filled with some of Phuket's freshest and most delicious seafood catches!
You will be driven to the airport this morning in time to meet your international connections.
The flavour king.Request a Detailed ItineraryThailand Saveur Culinary Journey
The Peninsula, Bangkok
A combination of lavishness and sophisticated Thai charm, Peninsula is the perfect setting for the ultimate Thailand cultural experience. The wave-shaped design ensures magnificent river views for all guest rooms and the rooms boast silk-clad finishes and luxurious marble bathrooms, guaranteeing a stay to remember. View hotel website »
137 Pillars House, Chiang Mai
A merge of old world charm and contemporary elegance, this classic teakwood bungalow rests near the banks of the Ping River. All rooms feature private balconies, indoor and outdoor showers, and freestanding, roll-top baths. View hotel website »
Twinpalms is a stylish and secluded luxury resort located in an area with one of the most stunning stretches of golden tropical sand in Phuket, often referred to as “millionaires’ row”. The guest rooms are spacious and the beautifully manicured property breathes tranquility. View hotel website »
B&R provides "perfect" trips - great guides, delightful locale, hotels, meals, program, equipment -- and they are flexible and meet every need. They don't expect us to think, worry or do any work. Life doesn't get better than this. No other company is so consistent in providing "perfect" holidays!— BJ Hess
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— George Butterfield
This trip is appropriate for people who enjoy a good walk and feel comfortable while on the move. All activities included in the itinerary are relatively low impact.
“I enjoy going for a good walk and can even handle an incline or two.”
Relatively flat, with occasional steeper climbs.Read more on our Activity Levels
What’s included? Everything you need. Plus everything you’d
want. Plus a few things you never knew you wanted ‘til you got them.
In a word: everything. In ninety words? Signature B&R guides; local experts; unique, unforgettable biking and walking routes; private tours; authentic local cuisine; lessons and demonstrations; local artisanal wines; wine tastings; all victuals and libations; all the endorphins you can handle; new insight; interesting, fun and like-minded travel companions; a feeling of total freedom. In short: an extraordinary, hassle-free journey of discovery.
- All hotel accommodation
- Meals as indicated
- Services of B&R-trained guide
- All special events and private tours
- All transportation from rendezvous to drop-off
- Airport fast track
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