Tiger Temple Exclusive Breakfast with Monks (Code:KT1208)
If your ship is in port for two days, this program provides early access to the Tiger Temple for an exclusive morning program limited to a small group of people. You will have four uninterrupted hours with tigers of all ages from tiny cubs to full grown adult tigers and be back on board by 2:30pm.
05:00 Pick up from your cruise ship at Klong Toey Please wait dockside promptly at 5:00 am. Remember there's a dress code for entry to the Tiger Temple.More...
07:30 Breakfast with the Monks While they are preparing the breakfast for the monks you'll be able to feed the tigers cubs. Once the monks have finished eating you'll be invited to share a short devotion with them. Please take off your shoes and tuck your feet under you when you sit.More...
08:00 Training for Tiger Cubs After breakfast you'll be able to participate in the training of the tiger cubs. Getting them to respond to simple commands is a very rewarding experience.
08:30 Play in Waterfall with Young Tigers It's a short walk from the temple to the waterfall where the young tigers enjoy their morning frolic. You can get in with them but be warned, you'll get wet!
09:30 Wash & Shampoo Young Tigers From the waterfall you can give a tiger it's morning wash and shampoo. They love this part of the day and this is what makes the morning program so special.
10:00 Tiger Canyon with Adult Tigers In the afternoon program the tigers are chained to the ground as there are many people. In the morning they are not chained. They run free while you are in the safety cage. They love the pool here & this is as close as you'll ever get to adult tigers.
11:00 Photo Op with an Adult Tiger Once the tigers have worked off their pent-up energy they relax in the shade. This gives you a chance-in-a-lifetime to have your piccie taken right beside one of these magnificent animals.
11:30 Lunch at Thai Restaurant From the Tiger Temple we'll drive to a local Thai restaurant for lunch.
12:15 Depart for Bangkok All good things must come to an end, so it's time to head back to the city.
14:30 Arrive Back at your Ship You can expect to be back on board your ship by 2:30pm.
Important Information As the Tiger Temple is a Buddhist monastery, women must dress appropriately. Tank tops, short skirts, shorts, shawls, scarves are not permitted. Tights cannot be worn as an outer garment. Also, bright colours like red, orange & pink are not allowed as these colours excite the tigers.
Please note that this is a morning program and does not allow for a return to the Tiger Temple in the afternoon.