22 days in Thailand Itinerary

22 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly
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Bangkok
— 4 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Tao
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Koh Tao
— 1 night
Bus to Koh Samui, Fly to Krabi
3
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
Ferry
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, Drive to Patong
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Patong, Phuket
— 4 nights
Fly
7
Doi Inthanon National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Chiang Mai
— 4 nights
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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.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, admire the masterpieces at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC), shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bangkok online vacation planner.

Manchester, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Manchester to Bangkok. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in November, with highs in Bangkok at 38°C and lows at 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 1:

1
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Koh Tao

Turtle Island

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
On the 2nd (Thu), shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

Plan a Koh Tao trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bangkok to Koh Tao in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. In December, daytime highs in Koh Tao are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 2:

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Krabi Town

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
On the 3rd (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at PhraNang Cave Beach and then kick back and relax at Railay Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at Body Kneads Thai Massage, look for gifts at De' MARCO Fashions, and then take a memorable tour with Sea Gypsy Divers.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Krabi Town trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Koh Tao to Krabi Town takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Koh Tao in December, expect slightly colder with lows of 26°C in Krabi Town. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 4:

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Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for wildlife, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, and kick back and relax at Loh Lana Bay.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don tour itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 2.5 hours. December in Ko Phi Phi Don sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 7:

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Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Ko Ha Yai, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, then stop by The Boss Collection, and finally relax in the rural setting at Shaan and Jeevan's Eco-Farm.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ko Lanta tour itinerary planning app.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Ko Lanta are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 9:

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Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Take a break from Patong with a short trip to Big Buddha Phuket in Chalong, about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Bangla Road, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Green Elephant Sanctuary Park, and enjoy the sand and surf at Freedom Beach.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Patong online vacation planner.

Do a combination of ferry and car from Ko Lanta to Patong in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Patong can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Doi Inthanon National Park.

Things to do in Patong

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 9 — 13:

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Doi Inthanon National Park

Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Doi Inthanon.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Doi Inthanon National Park trip planner.

Fly from Patong to Doi Inthanon National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Patong in December since evenings lows in Doi Inthanon National Park dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Doi Inthanon National Park

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 14:
Highlights from your trip

4
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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.
Chiang Mai is known for wildlife, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Rajamontean, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai route maker tool.

You can drive from Doi Inthanon National Park to Chiang Mai in 2 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Chiang Mai can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 14 — 18:

Thailand travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.