16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly
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Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Ko Pha Ngan
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Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Koh Tao
— 1 night
Bus to Koh Samui, Fly to Krabi
4
Krabi Town
— 1 night
Ferry
5
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry
6
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, Drive to Patong
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Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Fly
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Bangkok
— 3 nights
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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.
On the 22nd (Mon), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then look for gifts at Metal Studio Jewelry Chaing Mai. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai, then explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Chiang Mai trip itinerary tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Chiang Mai is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in March, expect nights in Chiang Mai to be a bit warmer, around 24°C, while days are much hotter, around 42°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and design of C&M Learn Thai Culture, enjoy the sand and surf at Salad Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phu Khao Noi.

Discover how to plan a Ko Pha Ngan trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Chiang Mai to Ko Pha Ngan takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. When traveling from Chiang Mai in March, plan for slightly colder days in Ko Pha Ngan, with highs around 37°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors · Tours · Classes · Wildlife

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Koh Tao day trip planning tool.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Koh Tao takes 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

1
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Krabi Town

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on Aonang Elephant Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Railay Beach, and then stop by De' MARCO Fashions.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Krabi Town tour itinerary maker.

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 March, expect nights in Krabi Town to be a bit cooler, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 41°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): fulfill a lifelong dream with ProFun Divers, then relax and rejuvenate at Baan Sabai Thai Massage Koh Phi Phi, and then step off the mainland to explore Ko Phi Phi Le. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Laem Tong Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Loh Moo Dee Beach, then stroll through Long Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Phi Phi Don online trip itinerary builder.

You can ride a ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 2.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): head outdoors with Ko Ha Yai, then boost your wellbeing at Warin Spa, then stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, and finally look for gifts at Star Fashion. Here are some ideas for day two: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ko Lanta trip planner.

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In March in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Wildlife

2
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Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): stop by New Era's Vienna, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, explore the galleries of The Phuket Gallery, then kick back and relax at Patong Beach, and then surround yourself with nature on Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Patong trip planner.

You can 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 March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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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.
On the 3rd (Sat), steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and finally admire the masterpieces at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), and finally admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok travel route builder tool.

Fly from Patong to Bangkok in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Spas

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.