The Best Tours Under $1000 in Thailand

Koh Pha Ngan (Koh Phangan) Beach Koh Pha Ngan (Koh Phangan) Beach

Ready to explore Thailand on a budget with an organized tour priced under $1000? These budget-friendly tours are your ticket to an unforgettable adventure without emptying your wallet. We've carefully evaluated low-cost tours from highly reviewed companies, ensuring that you get the most out of your travel budget. From wallet-friendly prices and glowing guest ratings to excellent service, captivating destinations, and immersive activities, these handpicked budget tours to Thailand, all under $1k, offer an unbeatable combination of affordability and excitement.

The overall low cost of travel in Thailand combined with the diverse destinations and activities has made it one of the most popular destinations in the world for budget travelers and younger backpackers. Visitors here will find plenty of hostels and cheaper hotels along with budget-friendly transportation and restaurants. Plenty of tours, sights, and other activities cater to younger travelers in their 20's, as huge numbers of younger visitors arrive every year. Bangkok is a popular starting point where budget-friendly hostels, street food, and bustling markets like Chatuchak Weekend Market and Khao San Road provide endless excitement. The northern city of Chiang Mai is known for its affordable guesthouses, rich cultural heritage, and adventurous activities like trekking, visiting hill tribes, and exploring temples. In the south, beach destinations such as Koh Phi Phi, Koh Phangan, Ao Nang, and Koh Tao are famous among young travelers for their stunning beaches, lively nightlife, and inexpensive accommodations. Koh Phangan’s Full Moon Party is a legendary event that attracts backpackers from around the world. Beyond the parties, these islands offer budget-friendly activities like snorkeling, diving, and hiking. Public transportation, like the overnight buses and trains, makes it easy and cheap to travel across the country on a tight budget while making new friends along the way.


The Top 3:

  • 8 Days, $729.00

  • 9 Days, $965.00

  • 8 Days, $825.00

What are tours under $1000 like in Thailand?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 57 trip options analyzed
  • $118 average price per day (USD)
  • 4 to 15 days in length
  • 4.55 of 5 average rating
  • 17 people or less on average

Curious about the diverse range of tours under $1000? Prepare to be amazed by the array of options available to suit every traveler's preferences. It comes as no surprise that visitors adore these tours, given their exceptional average guest rating of 4.55 out of 5 stars. When it comes to group sizes, the average maximum capacity stands at 17 people, allowing for a comfortable and sociable experience. The shortest tour is 4 days, while the longest is 15 days. And for physical activity, you can choose between easy and moderate, with most of them being easy. With a comprehensive analysis encompassing 57 tours under $1000, you can rest assured that Thailand has something tailored to your interests and preferences, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Tours Under $1000 in Thailand
  • On Sale: 35% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



8 Days Start/End in Bangkok 2 Destinations 18 People at Most Ages 18 to 39 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 4.6 out of 5 stars by previous guests. With a duration of 8 days, this journey offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 18 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to travelers from 18 to 39 years old. Bangkok kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Brought to you by G Adventures, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $59 per day. Act now to take advantage of the special sale price!

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Local Living
$729 $474
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Contiki



9 Days Bangkok to Koh Samui 5 Destinations 24 People at Most Ages 18 to 35 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled trip for 9 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 24 participants at most. Uncover the beauty of 5 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Surat Thani, Koh Pha Ngan, and Koh Tao. Bangkok will mark the start of your journey, while Koh Samui will serve as its final destination. Contiki, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests travelers from 18 to 35 years old. Rest assured, this trip is all about snorkelling and beaches, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $78 per day.

  • Snorkelling
  • Beach
  • Island Hopping
$698
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Contiki



8 Days Start/End in Phuket 3 Destinations 30 People at Most Ages 18 to 35 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

This eight day tour takes beach lovers through some of Thailand's most famous islands. You'll start and end your tour in Phuket with visits to Koh Phi Phi and Krabi in between. You'll start with a couple of days in Phuket and have the option to explore the breathtaking Phang Nga Bay or head into Phuket Town to soak up some local culture.

Once you've gotten your feet wet, you'll make your way to Koh Phi Phi. Visit the beach made famous by the movie and snorkel in some of the bluest water you've ever seen. Koh Phi Phi's scenery will take your breath away and you'll feel like you're living in a dream the whole time you're on the island.

From Koh Phi Phi you'll make your way to Krabi where you can enjoy more local culture and good eats. Get a Thai massage or shop in the local markets while you spend a couple days chilling with your new friends. Enjoy your last night with the group and soak up Thailand's famed nightlife one more time before you head back to Phuket, where it all began.

  • Sightseeing
  • Beach
  • Island Hopping
$362
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by INTRO Travel



9 Days Bangkok to Ko Pha Ngan 3 Destinations 22 People at Most Ages 18 to 39 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4.8 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary journey is the perfect choice. Beginning in beautiful Bangkok, you'll have a terrific journey that ends in Ko Pha Ngan. Spanning across 9 days, the journey accommodates 22 individuals, and is suitable for travelers from 18 to 39 years old. Offered by INTRO Travel, this remarkable journey is priced at just $94 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Beach
$849
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Visit Natural Detox Resort



15 Days Start/End in Koh Samui 1 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 18 to 78 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Visit Natural Detox Resort has received a 4.5 out of 5 rating. On this 15-day voyage you can unwind while also making new memories. Koh Samui will be the beginning and end of your trip. With a group size of 16 people, it's suitable for travelers from 18 to 78 years old. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $50 per day.

  • Yoga
  • Health, Spa & Wellness
$745
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Visit Natural Detox Resort



8 Days Start/End in Koh Samui 1 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 18 to 78 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Check out this voyage that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.5 out of 5 rating. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Koh Samui. Spanning across 8 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 12 participants, and it's great for travelers from 18 to 78 years old. Brought to you by the renowned Visit Natural Detox Resort, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $50 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Yoga
  • Health, Spa & Wellness
$400
TourRadar
  • On Sale: 30% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



5 Days Start/End in Chiang Mai 1 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

This 5-day journey is ideal for travelers from 12 to 90 years old. And priced at only $56 per day, it's a great value, too. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Chiang Mai. It's offered by G Adventures, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides. Act quickly to seize the current limited-time sale and reserve your spot now.

  • Hiking & Trekking
$399 $279
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Intrepid Travel



8 Days Start/End in Bangkok 3 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 18 to 35 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $59 per day, this terrific 8-day journey is ideal for travelers from 18 to 35 years old. Bangkok kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Organized by the reputable Intrepid Travel, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • In-depth Cultural
$472
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Intrepid Travel



5 Days Start/End in Chiang Mai 1 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 12 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible voyage that has received a 4 out of 5 rating from previous guests. Guests on this trip get to partake in hiking and mountain hikes. With a duration of 5 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 12 people, and is good for travelers from 12 and up. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Chiang Mai. This fantastic option, organized by Intrepid Travel, presents an unbeatable value at just $105 per day.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Mountain Hikes
$527
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours under $1000.
by Intrepid Travel



9 Days Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City 6 Destinations through Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam 16 People at Most Ages 18 to 35 Guest Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 9 days, this voyage, visiting Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam, has a maximum size of 16 individuals. Welcoming travelers from 18 to 35 years old, it is organized by Intrepid Travel, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. Along the way, this journey encompasses 6 destinations, including Angkor Wat, Phnom Penh, Banteay Chhmar, and Siem Reap. Beginning in beautiful Bangkok, you'll have a terrific journey that ends in Ho Chi Minh City. Available at an unbeatable price of only $60 per day, this option also has a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Sightseeing
  • Historical
  • Temples
$536
TourRadar

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How much do tours under $1000 cost in Thailand?

Average Daily Price Tours Under $1000
$118

Travelers to Thailand will have a large number of terrific options for tours under $1000 at a variety of great prices. The price of tours under $1000 here can vary by type, destinations, length, and travel style. Based on thorough data from 57 tours under $1000, their average daily price is a very reasonable $118 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Thailand.

And for more information on Thailand, see Thailand Travel Costs and Thailand Hotel Costs.


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