16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Thailand trip itinerary maker

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Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly
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Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
Drive to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, Ferry to Ko Lanta
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Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Krabi Town
— 1 night
Fly
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Chiang Mai
— 4 nights
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Bangkok

— 3 nights

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, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

Manchester, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 7 hours. In November, Bangkok is warmer than Manchester - with highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Patong, Phuket

— 3 nights
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Step out of Patong with an excursion to Big Buddha Phuket in Chalong--about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, kick back and relax at Freedom Beach, find something for the whole family at Football Crazy Golf - Phuket, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Patong trip planner.

You can fly from Bangkok to Patong in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In November in Patong, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Ko Lanta

— 2 nights
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, head outdoors with Ko Ha Yai, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, then look for gifts at The Boss Collection, and finally relax in the rural setting at Shaan and Jeevan's Eco-Farm.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ko Lanta tour planning site.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Patong to Ko Lanta takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. In November, daily temperatures in Ko Lanta can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Ko Phi Phi Don

— 2 nights
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 21st (Sun), Head underground at Viking Cave, head off the coast to Ko Phi Phi Le, and then have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay, step off the mainland to explore Mosquito Island, then kick back and relax at Loh Lana Bay, and finally make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

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

You can ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Krabi Town

— 1 night
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): look for gifts at Alex's Fashion, then stroll through Railay Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with Sea Gypsy Divers.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Krabi Town trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. In November in Krabi Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Chiang Mai

— 4 nights

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: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and look for gifts at Mesimu.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Chiang Mai journey maker app.

Traveling by flight from Krabi Town to Chiang Mai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 25°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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.