46 days in Thailand Itinerary

46 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Tao
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Koh Tao
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Pha Ngan
— 6 nights
Ferry
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Bophut, Ko Samui
— 5 nights
Fly
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Patong, Phuket
— 6 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 5 nights
Ferry
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Ko Lanta
— 5 nights
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Ferry to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, Drive to Thalang Temple, Fly to Chiang Mai
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Chiang Mai
— 5 nights
Drive
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Chiang Rai
— 2 nights
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Bangkok
— 6 nights
Drive
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Khao Yai National Park
— 3 nights
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Koh Tao — 2 nights

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Koh Tao is known for wildlife, adventure, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, hike along John-Suwan Viewpoint, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and look for gifts at May & Co. General Store.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Koh Tao sightseeing website.

Bangkok to Koh Tao is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or ride a ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.
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Ko Pha Ngan — 6 nights

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Ko Pha Ngan is known for beaches, wildlife, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and design of C&M Learn Thai Culture, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, tour or see a game at Phangan Jorkyball, and enjoy the sand and surf at Thong Nai Pan Noi.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ko Pha Ngan road trip app.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to ride a ferry to Bophut.
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Bophut, Ko Samui — 5 nights

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bophut: KoKo Gallery (in Maret) and Na Mueang (I Love Elephant Samui & Amazing Elephant Dung Paper). Next up on the itinerary: have unforgettable encounters with CSI: SAMUI Dive School, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha, stroll through Samui Elephant Sanctuary, and look for gifts at Classic International Suits.

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

Traveling by ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Patong.
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Patong, Phuket — 6 nights

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Venture out of the city with trips to Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong) and Phuket Elephant Park (in Pa Khlok). The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at Banyan Tree Spa Phuket, make a trip to Bangla Road, enjoy some diversion at Sam Collection, and surround yourself with nature on Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices.

For reviews and tourist information, you can read our Patong driving holiday planning site.

You can fly from Bophut to Patong in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Bophut in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Patong, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.
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Ko Phi Phi Don — 5 nights

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for wildlife, sightseeing, and nature. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at ProFun Divers, kick back and relax at Loh Moo Dee Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, and step off the mainland to explore Mosquito Island.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don online trip maker.

Traveling by ferry from Patong to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Ko Lanta.
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Ko Lanta — 5 nights

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Spend a fascinating day underwater on the 21st (Thu) with a shark diving experience. The adventure continues: stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, kick back and relax at Long Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Khao Mai Kaew Cave, and head outdoors with Ko Ha Yai.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ko Lanta tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Chiang Mai.
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Chiang Mai — 5 nights

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chiang Mai: Pong Horse Park (in Baan Pong) and Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim). The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in panoramic vistas at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monkchat Meditation Retreat, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Chiang Mai trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry, car, and flight from Ko Lanta to Chiang Mai takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Chiang Rai.
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Chiang Rai — 2 nights

Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), admire the striking features of Wat Rong Khun, and then make a trip to Wat Ming Mueang Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Wat Rong Seur Ten (Blue Temple) and then don't miss a visit to Tad Kwan Village Park & Waterfall.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiang Rai trip planner.

Getting from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Chiang Rai are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Bangkok.
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Bangkok — 6 nights

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Ayutthaya (Wat Ratchaburana (Temple of the Royal Restoration) & Wat Maha That). Spend the 4th (Thu) in the animal kingdom at Safari World. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok travel planner.

Getting from Chiang Rai to Bangkok by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Chiang Rai, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bangkok, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Khao Yai National Park.
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Khao Yai National Park — 3 nights

The oldest national park in Thailand--and a World Heritage Site to boot--Khao Yai National Park impresses visitors with its waterfalls, mountainous terrain, and abundant monsoon forest.
Step out of Khao Yai National Park to go to Pak Chong and see Wat Thewarup Songtham, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Khao Yai National Park. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on Khao Yai Bird Watching Day Trip by Thailand Bird Watching, Head underground at Khao Luk Chang Bat Cave, admire the sheer force of Haew Narok Waterfall, and make a trip to Primo Piazza Khao Yai.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Khao Yai National Park online vacation planner.

You can drive from Bangkok to Khao Yai National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Khao Yai National Park are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.
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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.
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