18 days in Thailand Itinerary

18 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 2 nights
2
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
3
Koh Tao
— 1 night
4
Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
5
Ko Lanta
— 1 night
6
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
7
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
8
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights

2
nights
Bangkok

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, thencontemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, thenadmire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, and then browse the different shops at Siam Paragon.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bangkok road trip planning app.

Newark, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Indochina Time is 12 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Newark in June: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Bophut, Ko Samui

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Plai Laem, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stop by Classic International Suits. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Samui Elephant Sanctuary and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bophut tour planning app.

You can fly from Bangkok to Bophut in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Bophut, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bophut

Wildlife Tours Parks
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Food Tours
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Classic International Suits ©
Classic International Suits

1
night
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
On the 29th (Mon), kick back and relax at Ao Tanot Bay and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Koh Tao road trip site.

You can ride a ferry from Bophut to Koh Tao in 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Koh Tao are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Explore hidden gems such as Scuba & Snorkeling and Wat Phu Khao Noi. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Thong Nai Pan Noi, relax in the rural setting at Purina Sheep Farm, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bottle Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan route planner.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi

1
night
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenstroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, and then stop by World Fashion Suits.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Lanta sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Ko Lanta takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in July since evenings lows in Ko Lanta dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 4th (Sat), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Banana Beach, and then make a trip to Bangla Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), tour the pleasant surroundings at Nai Harn Beach, thenget great views at Karon View Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Patong Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Patong trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Ko Lanta to Patong takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), Nai Harn Beach, Karon View Point, Banana Beach
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Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Karon View Point ©
Karon View Point
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) ©
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Tup Island, thenhead off the coast to Bamboo Island, and then stop by De' MARCO Fashions. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea), thentour the pleasant surroundings at Railay Beach, and then head off the coast to Poda Island.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Krabi Town online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Patong to Krabi Town in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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De' MARCO Fashions ©
De' MARCO Fashions
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)
Poda Island ©
Poda Island

3
nights
Chiang Mai

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
On the 8th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Suphan, thenlook for gifts at Metal Studio Jewelry Chaing Mai, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Dab Pai. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum, thenadmire the striking features of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Singh, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Chiang Mai trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Krabi Town to Chiang Mai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Chiang Mai are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites Wildlife Outdoors
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Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum ©
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh

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