Navigate the narrow canals of Bangkok by boat, ride a cliff-hugging train to the River Kwai and explore the ancient ruins of Ayutthaya on a luxe Thailand vacation for $1549 per person, including taxes.
At $600 per person less than the cost of piecing this trip together yourself, the seven-night escorted tour includes:
This package includes tours of the Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha in Bangkok; Ayutthaya, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the former capital city of Siam; and the historic Bridge over the River Kwai and the Death Railway Museum.
Leave Los Angeles on Sept. 10 or May 6 for the $1549 price; other departures in October-April cost $1649. Plus New York City departures are available on the following dates for $160 more per person: Feb. 18; March 11; April 15.
Also available: Extend the vacation with a three-night excursion to Ankor Wat in Cambodia for $899 more per person (select dates October-May).