Colton discusses the backlash against him with Chris Harrison; 30 women arrive, hoping to make a good impression; appearances by Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman, Terry and Rebecca Crews, Billy Eichner, and Fred Willard.
Eight of the women share personal stories with Colton and a live audience, with the guidance of Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman; comic Billy Eichner oversees three challenging contests at "Camp Bachelor".
Eight women perform in a pirate-themed dinner show; Elyse and Colton travel to San Diego; actor Terry Crews and his wife, Rebecca King-Crews, coach bachelorettes training for a strongest woman competition, while Fred Willard provides commentary.
The group travels to Singapore; Tayisha and Colton bungee jump; 13 women explore the city, visiting a leech therapy center and trying different foods; Colton takes Caelynn shopping.
Colton's search for his soulmate moves on to the tropical paradise of Khao Lak, Thailand. Thirteen determined women see this lush destination as a great opportunity to advance their individual love stories with the Bachelor. Heather is the lucky woman to get Colton's first one-on-one date: a scenic boat ride along Thailand's coast, which lands them at the "floating city" of Ko Panyi. A late-night visit leads to a major revelation. The cocktail party turns hostile.
The remaining bachelorettes travel to Vietnam's Cam Ranh coast; a spa date rekindles passion between Colton and one woman; the women on the group date get trained in the martial art of Vovinam.