33 days in Thailand Itinerary

33 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Bangkok
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hua Hin
— 2 nights
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Taxi to Wang Phong, Train to Chumphon, Ferry to Koh Tao
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Koh Tao
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
Fly
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Phuket Town, Phuket
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
Ferry
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Krabi Town
— 6 nights
Fly to Phuket International Airport, Drive to Ko Yao Noi
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Ko Yao Noi
— 3 nights
Drive to Phuket International Airport, Fly to Chiang Mai International Airport
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Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
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Bangkok

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Wat Ratchaburana Ratchaworawihan, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), then stop by Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles, then steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute), see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suthat.

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London, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from London in August, expect nights in Bangkok to be warmer, around 30°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 39°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hua Hin.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Hua Hin

— 2 nights
The seaside town of Hua Hin serves as a popular coastal retreat for Bangkok residents and international tourists.
On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: play a few rounds at Banyan Golf Club, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Amparam, then kick back and relax at Suan Son Pradipat Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Khao Lan Thom.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hua Hin trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Bangkok to Hua Hin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Hua Hin are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Hua Hin

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Golf

Side Trip

Koh Tao

— 3 nights

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 9th (Tue): kick back and relax at Sai Daeng Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ao Thian Ok, and then kick your exploration up a notch at Flying Trapeze Adventures. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Hin Wong Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Bay, and then explore the activities along Rocky Bay.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Koh Tao trip itinerary website.

Traveling by combination of taxi, train, and ferry from Hua Hin to Koh Tao takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Ko Pha Ngan

— 3 nights
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bottle Beach and Salad Beach. Get outdoors at Thong Nai Pan Noi and Safari Boat. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mae Haad Beach, head outdoors with Khao Ra, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Chaloklum, and kick back and relax at Hat Sadet Beach.

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Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Bophut, Ko Samui

— 2 nights
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): play a few rounds at Koh Samui Golf Academy, stroll through Chaweng Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Escape Quad and then kick back and relax at Coral Cove Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bophut road trip planning app.

Ride a ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Phuket Town, Phuket

— 2 nights
The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with Sea Bees Diving - Chalong, take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha Phuket, and then take an exotic tour of Siam Safari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick your exploration up a notch at Flying Hanuman, kick back and relax at Patong Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sangtham Shrine.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Phuket Town driving holiday planner.

Getting from Bophut to Phuket Town by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 28°C in Phuket Town. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

Ko Lanta

— 3 nights
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 19th (Fri), have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai), stroll through Diamond Cliff Beach, then delve into the lush surroundings at Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Lanta Old Town.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Ko Lanta day trip tool.

You can ride a ferry from Phuket Town to Ko Lanta in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. In August in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Ko Phi Phi Don

— 1 night
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Viking Cave, then see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): stroll through Long Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Loh Moo Dee Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Laem Tong Bay.

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Traveling by ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Krabi Town

— 6 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Visit Railay Beach and Ao Nang Beach for some beach relaxation. Your inner history buff will appreciate Praya-Nakarach Cave Temple and Ao Nang Mosque. Get out of town with these interesting Krabi Town side-trips: Phang Nga Elephant Park (in Phang Nga), Wat Suwan Kuha (Cave Temple) (in Takua Thung) and Tree Top Adventure Park Krabi (in Ao Luek). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Aqua Vision Dive Center , tour the pleasant surroundings at Ao Tha Lane, step off the mainland to explore Chicken Island, and relax and rejuvenate at Leelawadee Massage & Beauty Salon Aonang.

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You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Yao Noi.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Ko Yao Noi

— 3 nights
In a dramatic archipelago of rocky islands in Phang Nga Bay, Ko Yao Noi strikes the perfect balance between settled and unspoiled.
Relax by the water at Khlong Jark Beach and Pasai Beach. Visiting Kayaking & Canoeing and Koh Nok will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, head off the coast to Koh Roi Island, get outside with Kian Bay, and look for gifts at Ohm Shop on Sale.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ko Yao Noi online trip maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Krabi Town to Ko Yao Noi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow time for travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Ko Yao Noi

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Chiang Mai

— 3 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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suan Dok, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monkchat Meditation Retreat, and then delve into the distant past at Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phan Tao, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chiang Man, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Suphan, and finally explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chiang Mai trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ko Yao Noi to Chiang Mai. In September, daytime highs in Chiang Mai are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites · Spas

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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.