12 days in Thailand Itinerary

12 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
Shuttle:  1 h 30 min
1
Pattaya
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Kanchanaburi
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Ayutthaya
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
4
Patong
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Bangkok
— 3 nights
End: Bangkok

1
day
Pattaya

Pattaya ©
Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stroll through Jomtien Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha Temple, and then make a trip to Walking Street Pattaya.

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Bangkok to Pattaya is an approximately 1.5-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. November in Pattaya sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kanchanaburi.

Things to do in Pattaya

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
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Big Buddha Temple ©
Big Buddha Temple
Jomtien Beach ©
Jomtien Beach
Walking Street Pattaya ©
Walking Street Pattaya

1
day
Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi ©
The capital city of an eponymous province, Kanchanaburi is a pleasant town with lively markets and a good selection of restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): examine the collection at Bridge Over the River Kwai, thenexplore the striking landscape at Giant Rain Tree, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Thawornwararam.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kanchanaburi road trip planner.

Drive from Pattaya to Kanchanaburi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. November in Kanchanaburi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Kanchanaburi

Museums Nature Historic Sites
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Bridge Over the River Kwai ©
Bridge Over the River Kwai
Wat Thawornwararam ©
Wat Thawornwararam
Giant Rain Tree ©
Giant Rain Tree

2
nights
Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya ©
Located just east of the famous ruins after which it is named, Ayutthaya provides the setting for a holiday of historical, natural, and cultural exploration.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Wat Maha That, make a trip to Historic City of Ayutthaya, and then explore the ancient world of Wat Phra Sri Sanphet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Wat Chaiwatthanaram, thendelve into the distant past at Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ayothaya Floating Market & Elephant Village.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ayutthaya trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kanchanaburi to Ayutthaya in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Ayutthaya are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites Shopping
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Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That
Historic City of Ayutthaya ©
Historic City of Ayutthaya
Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon ©
Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon

2
nights
Patong

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Apichart art gallery and Patong Inn Art will appeal to museum buffs. The Phuket Gallery and Big Buddha Phuket are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Patong with a short trip to Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd. in Rawai, about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, browse the different shops at Jungceylon, and enjoy some friendly competition at SF Strike Bowl - Jungceylon.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Patong trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Ayutthaya to Patong takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, daytime highs in Patong are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Patong

Shopping Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd., Big Buddha Phuket, Karon View Point
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Spas

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, thenstop by Metal Studio Jewelry Chaing Mai, thenidentify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and finally browse the exhibits of Glang-Viang Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

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

Fly from Patong to Chiang Mai in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Spas

3
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.
Head to Chatuchak Weekend Market and Khaosan Roadfor plenty of shopping. Get some historical perspective at The Grand Palace and Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, contemplate the waterfront views at Chao Phraya River, observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bangkok day trip planning site.

Getting from Chiang Mai to Bangkok by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chiang Mai in November, Bangkok is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Jim Thompson House ©
Jim Thompson House
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

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