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Follow Astrophotography Guru, Guek Peng Siong, on this special set departure trip to photograph one of the best landscapes in Thailand.

Of course, astrophotograpy is no doubt on the menu!

This trip will bring you to the Thai province of Ubon Ratchatani, where dramatic landscapes would serve as the site for your Milky Way pictures. You will also get opportunities for sunrise & sunset shots.

This is a full-board itinerary, with accommodation, transport & meals all inclusive.  Do sign up soon as seats are limited.

The Photography Guru on trip:

Guek Peng Siong, is an engaging, knowledgeable and approachable instructor whose consummate photography skills is demonstrated via his versatility different genres of photography.

Known affectionately as the “Astro Man”, Peng Siong is one of the few masters in the field of Astrophotography.  The unique skill and passion in the constellations have brought him to various places in the region to do astrophotography, and he takes the opportunity to lead enthusiastic participants to share his vision.

An active photography mentor, he also finds time to serve as Vice-Chairman of the SAFRA Photo Club, and mentors the New Media Team of Toa Payoh East Community Centre.

 

 

This trip has been rated with a difficulty level of “3“.

Level 3 – Walking and/or trekking on various types of moderate terrain, including rough trails with slopes and/or uneven surfaces. The trip may also involve activities that require an average level of fitness to enjoy.  The journey between destinations should also not take more than 4 hours in general.  Tours are slow paced in nature but guest may have reduced hours of rest due to prolonged activity hours or activitees (eg. sunrise, astrophotography, etc)

As a value-added offer to our distinguished guests who signed up for a trip with TopLiners Club, complimentary use of professional camera equipment (Camera bodies and lenses of various ranges) can be arrranged for the duration of their trip.  However, please note that this is currently restricted to Canon, Nikon & Sony users only and is subject to availability.  An equipment indemnity form would required to be signed for the arrangements.

 

SIGNATURE HIGHLIGHTS:

-  Visit one of the best spots for Milky Way Photography is the South East Asian region.
-  Full Board itinerary (all meals, accommodation & transport are covered)
-  Professional photography guidance by one of the best photo masters for astrophotography
-  Complimentary post-processing workshop will be conducted after the trip (in Singapore)

Itineraries

Day 1

Date : February 21, 2020

UBON RATCHATANI

- Pick up at Ubon Ratchathani Airport - Check in at Hotel (4 stars or equivalent) - Photography at one of the view points - Dinner

Day 2

Date : February 22, 2020

UBON RATCHATANI

- Milky Way & Sunrise Shoot - Breakfast at hotel - Late Lunch - Sunset shooting - Dinner & transfer back to hotel

Day 3

Date : February 23, 2020

UBON RATCHATANI

- Depart very early for Milky Way & Sunrise Shoot - Transfer back to hotel for breakfast & rest - Late Lunch - Sunset shooting - Dinner and transfer back to hotel

Day 4

Date : February 24, 2020

SINGAPORE

- Sunrise shoot - Visit to local morning market - Back to hotel for breakfast & checkout - Lunch on the way to airport - Transfer to Bangkok for international flight to Singapore - Arrival in Singapore

TRIP INCLUDES:

–  3 nights accommodation based on twin-sharing
–  All meals & transport arrangements are inclusive
–  Photography tuition on location by our TLC photo master

TRIP EXCLUDES:

–  International & Domestic return air tickets
–  Expenses of a personal nature
–  Tips for driver/guide (estimated about $5-10 per day depending on your discretion)

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  • Start: Friday February 21, 2020
    End: Tuesday February 25, 2020
    Group (Min-Max): 1 - 10 Pax
    price: $880.00 /Person