7 companies for Thailand tours for singles
Island hop, tour temples and slurp noodles on the streets with these companies catering to solo travellers.
Whether you’re looking for a glimpse into a different culture, to dine on endless options of savoury street foods or to just relax on some of the world’s best beaches, Thailand is the place to be.
The country’s vast network of trains, busses, ferries and domestic flights make it easy for solo travellers and Thailand first-timers to get around and explore all of its charms. But if you’re looking for a little extra help along the way, have no fear. These tour companies are here to guide you through all of Thailand’s charms.
1. G Adventures
Choose your own adventure in Thailand. G Adventures' range of sailing trips, jungle treks, rail journeys and cycle tours are perfectly suited to singles looking for a bit of company on a big adventure.
- Type of tours available: Yolo, Marine, Classic, Family, Active.
- Age restrictions: Must be 18 years or older to travel solo. Yolo tours have a maximum age of 39 years.
- Accommodation: G Adventures will pair you up with another traveller of the same gender. Alternatively, you can pay for your own room when available.
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Island hopping, cultural tours or parties on the beach. Contiki offers it all in its classic #noregrets style for the 18-35 crowd.
- Type of tours available: Easy Pace, Discoverer, In-Depth Explorer, Winter.
- Age restrictions: Must be 18 years or older to travel solo. Maximum age on all Contiki tours is 35.
- Accommodation: Intrepid will pair you up with another traveller of the same gender. Alternatively, you can pay for your own room when available.
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3. Travel Talk
Strong believers in travel that doesn't break the bank, Travel Talk is solo-traveller friendly and doesn't have mandatory single supplements. Be paired up with a fellow solo traveller, or pay a supplement for your own room.
- Type of tours available: Moderate, with 3-4 star accommodation.
- Age restrictions: Minimum age of 18 years to travel alone. No maximum age, but most travellers will be 39 years or younger.
- Accommodation: Travel Talk will pair you up with another traveller of the same gender. Alternatively, you can pay for your own room when available.
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Opt for a hop-on hop-off adventure or a guided journey, or both! Busabout offers the best of both worlds – perfect when you're looking for a little guidance but want the feel of doing it alone, or if you'd rather have everything taken care of.
- Type of tours available: Hop-on hop-off, Guided tours.
- Age restrictions: Minimum age of 18 years to travel alone. No maximum age, but Busabout tours are catered to those 35 years and younger.
- Accommodation: Accommodation is not included on hop-on hop-off tours. On the guided tours Busabout will pair you up with another traveller of the same gender. Alternatively, you can pay for your own room when available.
Nominated in the 2016 British Travel Awards for three categories, including Best Escorted Holidays Company, if you're looking for adventure in Thailand, Tucan can help. It offers a range of tours in just Thailand and also as part of longer Indochina adventures.
- Type of tours available: Worldwide Adventures, Adventures for 20s and 30s (Formerly BEX/Budget Expeditions).
- Age restrictions: All tours have a minimum age of 18 years to travel alone. Adventures for 20s and 30s is only bookable for passengers aged 20-39.
- Accommodation: Tucan will pair you up with another traveller of the same gender. Alternatively, you can pay for your own room when available.
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