Begin your Thai adventure in style with a stay at the Anantara Phuket Layan Resort and Spa. Set on the sun kissed sands of Layan Beach, it is the perfect place to embrace the laid-back island lifestyle with your luxury guest room and a whole array of activities from kayaking through to Muay Thai to enjoy. From Phuket, it is time to set sail and enjoy a once in a lifetime trip island hopping through Thailand’s stunning tropical islands aboard the Star Clipper.
Combining the best of modern cruising with the romance of traditional sailing holidays, the Star Clipper offers a unique experience away from the hordes of tourists with facilities on board including two sea water pools, a cosy library and two bars. During your cruise you can discover some of Thailand’s finest diving spots as well as idyllic deserted islands and the tropical paradise of Langkawi in Malaysia, for an adventure you will never forget!
- Enjoy a luxury yet intimate cruising experience
- Luxurious beachfront stay in Phuket
- Explore some of Thailand’s top diving spots
- Departs: edinburgh
- Arrives: phuket, Thailand
- Departs: phuket, Thailand
- Arrives: edinburgh
Anantara Phuket Layan Resort and Spa
- Premier Room
- Bed and Breakfast
- Luxurious and tranquil property in Phuket's western coast
- Superb leisure options for adults and children
- Wonderful restaurants and unique dining experiences
Situated on Phuket’s stunning western coast, the luxurious Anantara Resort & Spa is a haven of luxury and tranquillity where guests can find blissful landscapes, wonderful services and first-rate facilities. Set beside the white-sand Layan beach, overlooking the turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea, this luxurious venue is a an ideal place to make the most of nature; lay back on a sun lounger and relax by the beach, discover amazing flora and fauna with unique excursions and sign up for exciting water sports like snorkelling, canoeing and kayaking. Children will be kept entertained at the fantastic Chang Club, where they will be well taken care of as they take part in fun activities. Look after your body by visiting the fitness centre, participating in yoga classes and being pampered with a massage at the award-winning Anantara Spa. Don’t forget to try out delicious treats at the hotel’s fourfantastic dining venues, which serve high-quality seafood, international dishes and exquisite Thai food. At the end of a fun-filled day, rest and relax in your well-appointed and comfy room, suite or villa.
Star Clipper Asia - Phuket to Phuket Northern Route
- Category 6 Cabin
- Full Board
- Explore some of Thailand’s unspoilt Islands
- A luxury island hopping adventure
- Discover beautiful Langkawi in Malaysia
Famed for its golden stretches of beaches, verdant tropical jungles and turquoise waters just waiting to be explored, Thailand’s coastline is a favourite for sun seekers and holiday makers. If you’re searching for something a little different then take to the seas for a luxurious cruise on the Star Clipper, where you can explore the tropical coastline in pure style.
Blurring the lines between the classic images of sailing and modern cruising, the Star Clipper is sure to impress anyone that steps aboard. Explore the rich heritage of sailing on board with its charming interiors whilst enjoying the array of facilities including two swimming pools, library and stylish bar as well as exploring the stunning locations you find yourself in each morning.
Phuket – Patong Bay, Thailand (depart at 22:00 on Saturday)
Named ‘The Pearl of the Andaman’, golden sandy beaches and lush green views fill the landscapes gently disappearing into the tropical waters of the warm Andaman. Thailand’s largest island offers something for everyone from the lively beachfront in Patong through to the rich jungle’s just waiting to be explored in the heart of the island.
Ko Surin, Thailand (Arrive at Noon and depart at 18:00 on Sunday)
A part of the Koh Surin National Marine Park, the beautiful islands of Koh Surin offers some of the best snorkelling in Thailand with its colourful colour reefs and warm tropical waters just waiting to be explored with the opportunity to spot rays and sharks!
Similan Island, Thailand (Arrive at 10:00 and depart at 18:00 on Monday)
To the South of Ko Surin, you’ll discover the idyllic Similan Islands. A true slice of paradise, these tropical islands also offer world-class diving as well as golden beaches and lush landscapes.
Hin Daeng, Thailand (Arrive 07:00 and depart at 08:30 on Tuesday)
An early morning stop, this impressive diving site consists of three small rocks visible in the South that offers a unique surprise plunging over 50m into the sea where you’ll find an array of bright corals and tropical fish. If you’re lucky you may even spot a Manta Ray or Whale Shark.
Ko Rok Nok, Thailand (Arrive 12:00 and depart 18:00 on Tuesday)
One of 15 island that make up a part of the Mu Ko Lanta National Marine Park, they offer you another chance to enjoy some world-class diving.
Langkawi, Malaysia (Arrive 08:00 and depart 17:30 on Wednesday)
A true beach paradise, the tropical island of Langkawi in Malaysia is one of 104 islands off the tip of Malaysia. Offering warm tropical waters ideal for diving and swimming as well as lush tropical landscapes to explore inland, it is a sure winner for all guests. The capital, Kuah Town is also an ideal place to explore the unique cross of cultures that you will find across Malaysia.
Ko Kradan, Thailand (Arrive 10:00 and depart 18:00 on Thursday)
Sailing north again, you’ll discover the unspoilt tropical gem of Ko Kradan with golden beaches shaded by swaying coconut palms disappearing under the turquoise hues of the Andaman which offer more good snorkelling opportunities
Phang Nga Bay, Thailand (Arrive 09:30 and depart 11:30 on Friday)
Return to mainland Thailand and discover the famous, awe-inspiring limestone cliffs of Phang Nga Bay. Offering stunning landscapes famous to the area as well as stretches of white sandy beaches and colourful reefs ideal for exploring.
Ko Hong, Thailand (Arrive 12:00 and depart 17:30 on Friday)
Just off the coastline, discover Ko Hong’s stunning internal lagoon and picturesque landscapes of monolithic rocks and steep cliffs rising out across the island.
End in Patong Bay (Arrive at 5:30 on Saturday)
£2209 per person
Your holidays include:
- Representation Services