• Phuket
  • Penang
  • Phang Nga Bay

Thailand to Penang

Explore Penang in Malaysia and the beautiful islands off the coast of Phuket in Thailand, including the Butang archipelago on tall ship Star Clipper. Includes return flights from Manchester, 1-night hotel stay in Phuket and opportunities for snorkelling and watersports

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Exclusive sail and stay package with MAN flights!

After an overnight hotel stay on the spectacular island of Phuket join authentic sailing ship Star Clipper for this unique voyage under full sail visiting Thailand's picture-postcard islands and historic Penang in Malaysia.

Discover the highlights of Penang, including the magnificent Reclining Buddha, and take the opportunity to snorkel in the tranquil waters surrounding Ko Adang. Stroll along the pristine beaches of Ko Rok Nok, admire the spectacular limestone karsts which rise from the emerald-green waters of Phang Nga Bay and visit the idyllic Similan archipelago, considered one of the best diving locations in the world.

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Star Clipper in Phuket

Day 1 : UK - Phuket (Thailand)

Fly from Manchester to Phuket.

Day 2 : Phuket

An overnight hotel stay on Phuket allows you to explore the highlights of the island. Phuket is Thailand's largest island and boasts beautiful tropical beaches and traditional villages. There is a melting-pot of cultures to explore, from Chinese shrines to Muslim mosques and Buddhist temples.

Day 3 : Phuket

Embark Star Clipper in Phuket.

Day 4 : Ko Butang

Visit the island of Ko Butang which is perfect for snorkelling.

Day 5 : Penang (Malaysia)

The island of Penang was part of the Malay sultanate until 1786. Highlights include the Reclining Buddha and the streets of Georgetown, lined with historical buildings, including 19th-century merchant houses.

Day 6 : Ko Adang (Butang archipelago, Thailand)

Ko Adang lies north of Ko Lipe and is perfect for snorkelling.

Day 7 : Ko Rok Nok

Ko Rok Nok boasts some of the most pristine beaches in Thailand as well as adbundant marine life and corals.

Day 8 : Phang Nga Bay - Ko Hong

See the magnificent limestone karsts which rise from the emerald-green waters of Phang Nga Bay. This afternoon, head to Ko Hong island off Krabi.

Day 9 : Similan Island

The Similian archipelago is considered one of the best diving locations in the world. Visit one of the beautiful islands and keep an eye out for wildlife including crab-eating monkeys and lizards.

Day 10 : Phuket - UK

Disembark Star Clipper in Phuket and transfer to the airport for the return flight to the UK.

Day 11 : UK

Arrive back in the UK.

For navigational reasons the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board accommodation in chosen cabin category
  • 1-night pre-cruise hotel stay in Phuket
  • Return flights from Manchester
  • Use of ship's water sports and snorkelling equipment, with support by water sports team
  • Complimentary tea, coffee and water at all times
  • Port taxes

Price Does Not Include

  • Optional excursions

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