Welcome to the land of smiles, Thailand. We have designed an amazing photography tour departing from Bangkok, with visits and photoshoots in undiscovered temples, buddhist caves, cultural villages and elephant sanctuaries,... In short an unforgettable photographic experience where you will go home with an amazing portfolio of high class photos in landscape, culture and portraits.

Cities covered: Bangkok - Ayuthaya - Saraburi - Lopburi - Sukhotai - Kampheng Phet - Chiang Mai + Entension Angkor Wat

EXPERIENCE Beginner, amateur, enthusiast and pro photographers.

Travel by private a/c car or minibus Moderate elevation changes and some walking. (*non-photographers also welcome)

Expeditions in Photography: Day 1 Bangkok

YOUR HOME - BANGKOK After your arrival in bangkok check-in your hotel and relax.  evening scene with Bangkok Viewpoint (not applicable for late flight arrivals)

Expeditions in Photography: Day 2 Bangkok.

DAY TOUR BANGKOK Full day bangkok tour, with Wat Arun, Chinatown and Wat Po. Evening transfer to Ayuthaya . Overnight at your hotel in Ayuthaya.

 

Expeditions in Photography: Day 3 AYUTHAYA (B-L-D)

Early morning we shoot the bathing of the buffalo’s and some scenes with monks at the archway of a root grown temple. (not available in weekends). Lunch around Ayuthaya. Around 4 PM we leave for the twilight scene of monk activities with Buddha statue at Wat ChoengTha, overnight stay at our hotel , Ayutthaya.

 

 

Expeditions in Photography: Day 4 SAO HAI - SARABURI (B-L-D)

Early breakfast ( or Breakfast box ) , go to Saohai district , Saraburi Province, we spend the whole day there for cultural activities of local people, Morning Alms round in a boat, Cock fight , traditional Thai children playing, novice action scenes and fisherman activity in the indigenous houses nearby Pasak river. After lunch we shoot photos of the farmers & buffalo, and some more scenes with novice monks. Come back & overnight stay in Ayutthaya.

 

 

Expeditions in Photography: Day 5 LOPBURI -THAM DAO - ANGTHONG (B-L-D)

After breakfast we go to Lopburi to get some amazing photos of monkeys with the Buddha statue there, then we move to Tham Dao Khao kaew for the cave scene with novice monks. Around evening time we go to Wat Khun In Pramool in Angthong province to get twilight scene with monks at the famous reclining Buddha statue. Overnight at the hotel.

 

 

Expedition in Photography: Day 6 KAMPHENG PHET - SUKHOTHAI (B-L-D)

After breakfast, we check out and visit to the historic parks both in Kamphaeng-Phet and Sukhothai. Here we take some amazing photos of monks at the old temples and ruins of the old Thai Capitals, and the evening scene at the historical main sight of Sukhothai is simply breathtaking,... Overnight at the hotel in Sukhothai.

 

 

Expedition in Photography: Day 7 SUKHOTHAI - CHIANG MAI (B-L-D)

After breakfast we head to Wat Si Chum to visit the famous Buddha hand. Move to Chiangmai to get evening scenes of Elephants and Mahouts in Maewang elephant sanctuary, Overnight stay in Chiangmai.

 

 

Expedition in Photography: Day 8 CHIANG MAI (B-L-D)

Morning activity of shooting the bullock carts & minority tribes in the village. Evening candle light scene & releasing the lanterns in Papao Temple. Overnight stay in Chiangmai.

 

 

Expedition in Photography: Day 9 CHIANG MAI (B-L-D)

Morning at Boesang Umbrella factory & Wat Phalad, after lunch Shopping & prepare for flight to Bangkok (connecting flight home) or to Siem Riep for the Cambodia Angkor Wat Extension.

 

Inclusions:

All teaching done by professional photographers and guides that know the locations very well

Accommodations based on shared double room All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner)

Photography guidance

Transport (A/C car, minibus or tuk tuk)

All entrance fees

Printed presentations

Model fees, guides setup, assistants and special entree fees for specific locations

Exclusions:

International travel to this destination and domestic flights

Any kind of insurance

Other personal expenses, e.g. laundry, phone calls, gifts etc. Tips for local guide and staff