Golfing, Sailing & Land excursions (13 days tour)
Up to 3 couples of golfers who want to combine their golfing holiday with a special yacht cruise and land-excursions in South East Thailand. The winning golfer of our unofficial NAUTINESS golf tournament (Score-cards of each player of each round of golf are simply to pass to the captain on board of NAUTINESS II or another booked yacht in our partner fleet) will receive a surprise gift at casual gala dinner with Private Chef aboard! We think, that this combo holidays are not suitable for pure hardcore golfers ;-)
a.) GOLF: 1 super lightweight Nautiness yacht and golf shirt per guest, 1 original Nautiness sailing and golf cap per guest, 4 x fees for golf courses including (all) Golf Cars and partially caddies, Multilingual guides for all golf and on land excursions included program (excursion to a large artificial lake with boat ride and 1 night in tree houses in the jungle of Khao Sok National Park), VIP bus, driver and guide, rental fees for golf equipment, snack packages, Breakfast and Dinner in jungle Resort.
b.) YACHT: Transfers from / to Hotel, Resort, Villa or Airport on Koh Samui and the mainland during organized land-excursions, ship charter, skipper, chef and bartender, shopping for all food & beverage including transport, storage and personnel costs, towels, bedding, final cleaning, breakfast, main meals, anytime snacks and drinks for self-service on board, use of the dinghy including outboard engine, snorkeling equipment in various sizes, fishing gear, entrance fees in the Ang Thong National Marine Park, sunbathing and mooring fees and all fuel costs, and insurance.
What’s not included?
Flights to / from Koh Samui. Cocktails, spirits, sparkling wine, cigarettes and other personal needs, such as personal medicine, special sunscreen.
Private Tour (price guaranteed with bookings until the 31st of Oct. 2015 and start of the trip with boarding until 31st of Oct. 2016 latest):
6 Guests … THB 122,000 per person (other currencies: Daily exchange rates)
5 Guests … THB 140,000 per person
4 Guests … THB 165,000 per person
3 Guests … THB 210,000 per person
2 Guests … THB 290,000 per person
Day 1: Arrival at Koh Samui – for VIP-bus transfer from the airport to the yacht(s) mooring place, then boarding and departure in the Bangrak Bay. No matter when your airplane lands, our team is ready for you. Depending on the boarding time we stay in this bay or we cruise the yacht on the same day to another berth for the first night.
Day 2: We sail to Silver Beach or alternative bay – depending on wind conditions. Our Team set the anchor at about 11:00. Swimming, snorkeling, and then lunchtime with some snacks. At 13:00 you will be picked up by our VIP-bus driver, who will bring you to the 9-hole Royal Golf & Country golf place, located in the higher mountains of Koh Samui with incredibly beautiful panoramic view on both sides of the island to the beaches and other islands. This golf-place is not the best you will see in this 2 weeks, but it is the best to start the competition.
Day 3: After awakening – common breakfast on board – we sail towards Koh Phangan for swimming, beach excursion, recreation with lunch snacks and by about 19:00 Dinner on board, cooked by the Chef on board in the Maenam bay or near the famous Fisherman Village. Today we will cruise 20 nautical miles an easy warm-up ;-)
Day 4: 08:00 Breakfast in front of the famous Santiburi Resort (if the weather conditions allow us to do so). You’ll get picked up at 11:00 at the latest from the beach and will be brought to the 18 hole SANTIBURI championship golf course with a VIP bus. Arrived, you check in and choose your golf equipment (if you won’t use your own), which then immediately your personal caddy brings to the golf cart. You play today at one of the finest golf courses in Thailand – not quite simple, but beautiful! Our chef will provide you for the day with a small snack to take along – of course you can buy something additional in the middle of the course. Dinner again aboard the NAUTINESS II. Our team on board is looking forward to your golf stories by this certainly impressive adventures ;-)
Day 5: After breakfast we sail to about 10:00 going down south to Koh Katen / Koh Mat Sum for swimming and snorkeling in clear waters with many coral reefs. At about 19:00 we will have Dinner again on board and we will leave about 20 sm behind us today.
Day 6: The Team gets at about 06:00 the anchor on board and brings you into the Khanom river at the mainland. At 08:00 there is breakfast and then a bus ride in the Khao Sok National Park. Once there, you will take place in a private longtail boat and enjoy the natural beauty of the Rajjaprabha Reservoir. Then a short ride to a viewpoint is scheduled for approximately 15:00: Visit to the monuments with a smaller market for souvenirs, snacks and beverages. At 16:30 Continue to the Holy Cave and then check-in at the Jungle Camp (Treehouses).
Day 7: Breakfast at 08:00 and departure at 09:00 for Rajjaprabha Golfpark. An 18-hole course where we will make a reservation for a tee time at 10:00. Here you also will get a golf cart and we organize some beverages in the shop and snacks for the way. In the middle of the complex there is also a nice little snack bar.
Day 8: At about 9:00 o’clock – breakfast. From 10:00 we sail in the Angthong National Marine Park. The arrival is scheduled for 16:00. We anchor near the main island (Mu Ko Angthong). Here there is the possibility of a hike to the viewing platforms (Firm footwear needed, for example, sports shoes!). Today we will have sailed about 30 sm and after your return to the ship we move us to our night bay where our cook for you stirred up in its magic pots and cooked your dinner.
Day 9: After a small espresso or cup of tea at 08:00, you have the option of visiting the Emerald Lake – a lagoon in the National Park. Then there is a hearty breakfast before we leave Angthong and continue to Koh Tao. Snorkeling, swimming – and who want to be invited to a Discover Scuba dive with the professional dive-instructors of Calypso Diving Koh Tao, which however, is to register at least one day in advance! The daily distance will be approximately 30 nautical miles. For 19:00 o’clock the dinner on board is prepared.
Day 10: RELAX – CHILL OUT – or just a day at leisure USE. Enjoy the crystal clear waters around the NAUTINESS II and let it be well with you. Our crew is there – whatever we can do for you – we will do it. A shore excursion is equally possible such as: scuba diving (extra fee), snorkeling, beach walking …. a.s.o.
Day 11: Breakfast from about 09:00. After a swim, we go at 11:00 of the Mooring and sail towards Koh Samui. Before Koh Som we will see the Sunset and simultaneously take dinner to us. Today we have the longest stretch taken back: about 35 sm.
Day 12: After breakfast (starting from 08:00) We bring you in the Maenam bay to the beach resorts of the Santiburi (depending on the wind and wave conditions). The tee off for the all-important, final round of golf is planned for 10:30. After this experience, you will be braught to Fishermen Village or into the Choengmon Bay – where the crew of NAUTINESS II already is waiting for you. A nice gala dinner followed by a victory party on board to be a great end to this trip.
Day 13: As a farewell, we serve a champagne breakfast. The transfer with VIP bus to the airport – or when connecting to your holiday … hotel / resort / villa on Koh Samui – is organized in time.
General Info for this combination trip:
Around Koh Samui, there are two significant wind and weather conditions (approximately May to September: Southwest Passat / October-April: Southeast Passat) – the respective above mentioned destinations can change a little bit. Yachting of course always depends on the wind conditions – same like golfing ;-)
We love to cruise with you and can not wait to listen to your Golf stories at the dinner aboard!