• Thailand

  • Special Departure: Thailand in Focus

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Length: 8 Days
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Start: Phuket, Thailand
End: Phuket, Thailand

Included Highlights:

  • Explore the thick jungle, and craggy limestone cliffs of Southern Thailand as your videographer guides, Matt and Caro, impart their knowledge of creating dynamic and lasting travel videos. This one of a kind trip teaches you the skills to produce high quality footage whether you’re a budding documentary filmmaker, in search for the next YouTube sensation or simply want to bring back better videos of your vacation.This itinerary includes daily video lessons, feedback sessions on location as well as an e-book and webinar with your two resident experts. We welcome everyone whether you’re total beginner only equipped with a smart phone, media students, bloggers or photography enthusiasts looking to delve into video!
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Day 1
Phuket – Arrive at Phuket airport and as you’re being transferred to Khao Sok, take time to enjoy the beauty of the changing scenery. The rural land rapidly transforms into lush jungle, and massive cliffs of limestone jutting out between.
Day 2
Khao Sok Jungle – Awake to sounds of the jungle, a thick mist hanging over the palms. We’ll meet for a buffet breakfast and discuss our video challenge for the day. Now, we’re off to meet the young minds at Wat Tam Wararam, the local elementary school, with a stop at the nearby cave temple.
Day 3
Floating Bungalows -After an early breakfast we’ll be transported to beautiful Cheow Lan Lake within the vast Khao Sok National Park. After arriving we’ll give our video debrief and challenge, before getting started on a very full and fun day!
Day 4
Khao Sok Jungle -You’ll awake to the gibbons calling from the treetops, then head to lake house restaurant for breakfast. Travel by boat to secluded trail that leads to another remote lake. Take a guided tour and explore the depths of a hidden cave!
Day 5
Kuraburi – Today you’ll be getting up bright and early for a quick breakfast before being whisked away to your next destination, the laid back beach town of Kuraburi. Kuraburi is known as the gateway to the Surin islands, and is renowned for its exceptional snorkeling!
Day 6
Monken Sea Gypsie Village – This morning during breakfast you’ll meet with your translator for your day with the Moken Sea Nomads. You’ll be brought to Koh Surin by speedboat, where you’ll make yourself at home in your tent in the National Park Headquarters.
Day 7
Life of the Sea Gypsies – Breakfast at the park headquarters canteen. After breakfast, meet up with your Moken guide and learn of the life of the Sea Gypsies. See how they live in the water, and why it’s so important to them. Spot sea turtles and sharks as your guide leads you through the water.
Day 8
Underwater World Following breakfast you’ll reunite with your Moken guide for the last time to explore another snorkelling destination or visit a neighbouring village. Once you arrive back, it’s time to pack up your belongings and get ready to leave. Take the speedboat from Koh Surin back to Kuraburi Pier.

What's included?

  • All accommodation within the itinerary
  • Incoming transfer from Airport to hotel
  • All ground transport and transfers within the itinerary
  • 2 Full time expert videographers
  • Daily tips and lessons on how to create the perfect video
  • E-book and webinar packed with video creating tips and advice
  • Local village visit
  • A unique night on Cheow Lan Lake
  • Meet the Moken Sea Nomads, and witness spear fishing

What's not included?

  • International airfare
  • Meals and drinks not indicated in the itinerary
  • Optional excursions not included above
  • Tips and gratuities
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