Family Holiday in Thailand - Bamboo and Buddhas

Thailand, Family, 11 days - from $1,460 (land only)


The following checklist should help you with your packing. As a general rule, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum.

You must bring the following items:

Light hiking shoes or boots

Sandals (teva type are good as can double up as watershoes for swimming in waterfalls etc)


Trekking trousers

Lightweight waterproof overtrousers / rainpants


T-shirts and/or casual shirts

At least 1 long sleeved shirts (for sun protection)

Warm jacket (fleece) - particularly for December departure

Lightweight waterproof jacket


Warm hat (December departure)

Eyewear - Sunglasses


Small towel or synthetic trek towel

Sleeping bag liner*

Daypack c.30 litres (depending on how much of the family’s gear you will be carrying)

Torch/flashlight and batteries

Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc)

Water bottles 1 Litre / 1 quart (x2)

Small padlock (to lock your KE trek bag)

Washbag and toiletries

Antibacterial handwash

Basic First Aid Kit - You should bring your own personal first aid kit consisting of the following: Antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Immodium), painkillers, plasters (band-aids), and blister treatment, Insect repellent (DEET), antihistamine cream and tablets, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are a good idea.

The following items are optional:

Trainers / sneakers


Trekking poles

Travel clothes

Wet wipes

Pocket-knife (note: always pack sharp objects in hold baggage)

Repair kit – (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)

Camera, film / memory cards, batteries

Toys / games / books / kit etc.


* Sheets and blankets are provided on the train and at the homestays, however we advise you to bring your own sheet sleeping bag liner for personal use.

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