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Mandarin Oriental
  • Check in:  Saturday, May 28th
  • Check out:  Saturday, June 4th
  • Address: 48 Oriental Avenue, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
  • Phone: +66 (0) 2 659 9000

 

Inspired by the hotel’s riverside location and reflecting the spirit of Bangkok and the hotel’s iconic history, designer Jeffrey Wilkes transformed all of the River Wing’s rooms and suites, the hotel’s restaurants and swimming pools, making them more luxurious and comfortable than ever before. You can enjoy 11 outstanding restaurants and bars, from traditional Thai cuisine to two-Michelin starred French fine dining. Private teakwood shuttle boats provide access to the award-winning The Oriental Spa, the hotel’s Fitness & Wellness Centre, The Oriental Thai Cooking School and Sala Rim Naam and Terrace Rim Naam – the hotel’s Thai restaurants located across the river.

Your class reservations at the Mandarin Oriental are Deluxe Premier Single Rooms for seven (7) nights with daily breakfast for 1 person.  Deluxe Premier Room is 43 sqm and has elegant décor with city and river views.  If you wish to:

  • Add a second person in the room, there is a supplement charge of $225 for the week (breakfast & taxes).
    • You will be responsible in prepaying your guest’s PCR test and arrival transfer on Day 1
  • Upgrade your room or extend your accommodations, please request through our office and we can arrange this for you.  This must be prepaid to our office to confirm and guarantee the group rate.  You may also include this request on the Registration Page.

 

If you’re arriving earlier than the group and will:
    1. Stay and book a different hotel on your own: you will be responsible in paying for your extra night(s) accommodation, airport transfer on Day 1 & PCR test directly with the hotel.
    2. Book a different hotel with Crown: you will be responsible in paying for your extra night(s) accommodation, airport transfer on Day 1 & PCR test with Crown.
    3. Book the Mandarin Oriental on your own: you will be responsible in paying for the Test & Go package (extra night(s) accommodation, airport transfer for Day 1 & PCR test) directly with Mandarin Oriental.
    4. Book the Mandarin Oriental through Crown: you will prepay for the extra night(s) to Crown, EMBA office will cover the airport transfer for Day 1 & PCR test.

If you have any questions, please send an email to: [email protected]

To request additional night(s) & room upgrade or add guest(s) to your reservation, please proceed to the Registration Page.

 

FLIGHT OPTIONS TO BANGKOK

Crown International Travel Inc. have access to all the airline reservation systems.  We don’t offer a discounted fare for individual tickets but we always do our best to find the best available airfare.  If you have at least 10 people interested in traveling to and from Bangkok together, please contact our office and we can check the price for a group rate.

The USC EMBA program officially starts on Monday morning, May 30th until Friday evening, June 3rd, 2022.  You must arrive Bangkok by May 28th due to the mandatory quarantine and testing and leave Bangkok on June 4th.  Your accommodation is from May 28th, check out June 4th.  Please visit the HOTEL INFO page for details.

Reminder – Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 tests results: Travelers must have a COVID-19 RT-PCR test result stating negative or not detected. The result must be issued a maximum of 72 hours before departure to Thailand.  Here’s the most current Travel requirements and restrictions powered by Sherpa

We have provided suggested flights and fares on the following airlines on economy class.  There are no non-stop flights to Bangkok:

    1. All Nippon Airways – Option 1, approx. $1,130.00 with all taxes and fees
    2. All Nippon Airways – Option 2, approx. $1,130.00 with all taxes and fees
    3. United Airlines, approx. $1,117.00 with all taxes and fees
    4. Japan Airlines, approx. $2,316.00 with all taxes & fees
    5. Singapore Airlines, approx. $1,634.00 with all taxes & fees (flight leaves LAX on May 26th)

Fares are subject to change unless ticketed.  If you’d like to check for a Business Class ticket and  for other flight and airline options, please send an email to: [email protected] We would be happy to assist finding the most economical fare and routing for you. 

We are also offering Special Package as follows:

 

SPECIAL PACKAGE 1: ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS

Price: $1,530.00 per person + cost of the tour

    • Roundtrip Economy Class ticket on All Nippon Airways: Departs Los Angeles on Thursday, May 26th, arriving Bangkok on Friday, May 27th
    • Arrival & Departure Transfer Service in Bangkok (airport/hotel/airport)
    • May 27th: 1 (extra) night hotel accommodations in a Deluxe Premier Room @ the Mandarin Oriental w/breakfast for 1 person only
    • Tour(s): half day or evening tour on May 28th AND/OR half day or full day tour on May 29th

Please check available optional tours on the TOUR INFO page.

SPECIAL PACKAGE 2: UNITED AIRLINES

Price: $1,520.00 per person + cost of the tour

    • Roundtrip Economy Class ticket on United Airlines: Departs Los Angeles on Thursday, May 26th, arriving Bangkok on Friday, May 27th
    • Arrival & Departure Transfer Service in Bangkok (airport/hotel/airport)
    • May 27th: 1 (extra) night hotel accommodations in a Deluxe Premier Room @ the Mandarin Oriental w/breakfast for 1 person only
    • Tour(s): Evening tour on May 28th AND/OR half day or full day tour on May 29th

Please check available optional tours on the TOUR INFO page.

To make your airline reservation, please proceed to the Registration Page.

EXTENSION TOURS

Thailand  is a country known for its beautiful nature, stunning beaches and spectacular islands.  It is also known for its delectable local food, unique culture & history making it one of the Southeast Asia’s most popular destinations for tourists.

Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand with modern skyscrapers, temples, famous street food and massive malls and outdoor markets.  You can explore the city on your own and  our local guides can suggest sites you can visit during your free time.  If you prefer a guided tour of the city, we are happy to set this up for you.

On this page, we have listed available Pre-Program Optional Day Tours, Evening Tours, Post Program Extension Tours outside of the city and outside of Thailand.  We can make adjustments if you prefer to add more sites, combine itineraries or extend these visits. If you wish to extend to other exciting or exotic destinations, we would be pleased to assist you in planning post program visits to Asia. Please contact our office for assistance.

Available Optional Tours

Remember, you must get tested on day 1 and wait for the result before you can go outside of your room. If your flight is scheduled to arrive late evening – 11pm on May 28th, you have to clear immigration & collect your luggage, estimated arrival time at the hotel will be around 2 – 3:00am, May 29th. Your test result will be available around noon or later.  We have included half day tour and evening tour options.  If  you prefer a full day tour, we suggest arriving a day earlier, May 27th or a flight that arrives Bangkok on May 28th at 3pm.  You can check suggested flights on AIR INFO page.

Half Day Tours: Itinerary & Pricing 
    1. Bangkok’s Grand Palace Complex and Wat Phra Kaew (Morning or Afternoon)
    2. Long-Tailed Boat Ride in Bangkok Chaophraya River (Morning or Afternoon)
    3. Bangkok Suburb Discovery with Biking, Kayaking & Boat Ride (Morning or Afternoon)
    4. Canal Tour in Bangkok Chaophraya River (Morning only: 6 – 8:00am)

 

Full Day Tours: Itinerary & Pricing 
    1. Bangkok City Highlights
    2. Trip to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
    3. Trip to Ayutthaya
    4. Trip to River Kwai & Erawan Waterfalls

 

Evening Tours: Itinerary & Pricing 
    1. Bangkok Chinatown Walking Tour with Street Food (Morning: 9am – 12noon or Evening: 6 – 9pm)
    2. Visit Patpong Museum (Evening: 6 – 9pm)
    3. Bangkok Ghost Tour (Evening: 6 – 9pm)

Notes:

    • Tour will operate with minimum 2 people sign up
    • Tour is arranged for your group only with your own guide
    • Evening tours are available if you have free nights during the program week.

Post Extension Tours Outside of the City

 

Bangkok to Chiang Mai: June 4th – 7th, 3 nights: Itinerary and Pricing

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Bangkok/Chiang Mai
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Chiang Mai
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Chiang Mai
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Chiang Mai Departure
Accommodation:
137 Pillars House Chiang Mai / Rajah Brooke Suite

Bangkok to Krabi: June 4th – 7th, 3 nights: Itinerary and Pricing

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Bangkok/Krabi
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Krabi – Free Day
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Krabi – Free Day
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Krabi Departure
Accommodation:
Rayavadee Hotel / Deluxe Pavilion

Bangkok to Koh Samui, June 4th – 7th, 3 nights: Itinerary and Pricing

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Bangkok/Koh Samui
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Koh Samui – Free Day
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Koh Samui – Free Day
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Koh Samui Departure
Accommodation:
Santiburi Koh Samui / Deluxe Garden Villa

Note:

    • Suggested itinerary is flexible.  We can make adjustments to the tour at your needs.  You may skip one site or add another as you wish.
    • If you wish to extend your accommodation, let us know so we can check availability
    • We’ve provided pricing for minimum 2 people.

 

Post Extension Tours Outside of Thailand

 

Bangkok to Siem Reap, Cambodia: June 4th  – June 7th, 3 nights: Itinerary & Pricing

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Bangkok/Siem Reap
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Siem Reap
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Siem Reap
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Siem Reap Departure
Accommodation:
Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort / Superior Room
      Possible upgrade with surcharge upon request: Phum Baitang Siem Reap / Terrace Villa

Bangkok to Luang Prabang, Laos: June 4th – June 7th, 3 nights: Itinerary & Pricing

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Bangkok/Luang Prabang
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Luang Prabang
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Luang Prabang
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Luang Prabang Departure
Accommodation:
Sofitel Luang Prabang / Garden Suite

Bangkok to Vietnam, June 4th – 7th or 4th – 8th: Itinerary & Pricing
    • Option 1: to Saigon: June 4th – 7th, 3 nights

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Bangkok/Saigon
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Saigon
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Saigon
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Saigon Departure
Accommodation:
Park Hyatt Saigon / Park Room

    • Option 2: to Danang – Hoi An: June 4th – 7th, 3 nights

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Saigon/Danang – Hoi An
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Hoi An
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Hoi An
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Hoi an – Danang and Danang Departure
Accommodation:
Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai / One-Bedroom Villa

    • Option 3: to Hanoi: June 4th – 8th, 4 nights

Day 1: 04 June, 2022          Flight Saigon/Hanoi
Day 2: 05 June, 2022          Hanoi
Day 3: 06 June, 2022          Hanoi
Day 4: 07 June, 2022          Hanoi – Ha Long Bay, Overnight Cruise
Day 5: 08 June, 2022          Halong – Hanoi and Hanoi Departure
Accommodations: 

Hanoi: Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi / Premium Room
Ha Long: Join-in Emperor Cruise (8 Cabins) / Signature Suite Cabin or State Suite Cabin

Note:

    • Suggested itineraries are flexible.  We can make adjustments to the tour at your needs.  You may skip one site or add another as you wish.
    • If you wish to extend your accommodation, let us know so we can check availability
    • We’ve provided pricing for minimum 2 people.

 

If you have any questions, please send an email to: [email protected]

To join us on these tours, please proceed to the Registration Page.