17 days in Phuket, Bangkok & Chiang Mai Itinerary

17 days in Phuket, Bangkok & Chiang Mai Itinerary

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Patong, Phuket
— 6 nights
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Bangkok
— 4 nights
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Chiang Mai
— 6 nights

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Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Kids will enjoy Scuba & Snorkeling and Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices. Explore Patong's surroundings by going to Wat Mongkol Wararam (in Nai Yang) and Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) (in Chalong). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at Banyan Tree Spa Phuket, view the masterpieces at Patong Inn Art, and don't miss a visit to Bangla Road.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Patong sightseeing planning site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Patong is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Patong is 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Shopping

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

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Bangkok

Bangkok ©

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Family-friendly places like Wat Pho and Chatuchak Weekend Market will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, see the interesting displays at The National Museum Bangkok, pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and admire the masterpieces at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC).

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Bangkok trip app.

You can fly from Patong to Bangkok in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in Bangkok are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
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SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World
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The Grand Palace

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Chiang Mai

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Bring the kids along to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Elephant Rescue Park. When in Chiang Mai, make a side trip to see Maerim Elephant Sanctuary in Mae Rim, approximately Mae Rim away. The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stop by Mengrai Kilns, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, and get great views at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Chiang Mai tour itinerary planning website.

Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Chiang Mai can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary ©
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary
Chiang Mai Zoo ©
Chiang Mai Zoo

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