16 days in Dubai & Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Dubai & Thailand Itinerary

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16 days in Dubai & Thailand Itinerary

Start: Manchester, United Kingdom
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
2
Bangkok, Thailand
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Pai, Thailand
— 1 night
+4
bus + foot + Fly + bus + ferry:  12​h 30​min
5
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  13​h
6
Ko Khao Phing Kan, Thailand
— 2 nights
Travel:  3​h 30​min
7
Patong, Thailand
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Manchester, United Kingdom

2
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for shopping, theme parks, wildlife, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, stop by Dubai Gold Souk, cool off at Wild Wadi Waterpark, and get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dubai travel website .

Manchester, UK to Dubai is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Manchester to Dubai. Traveling from Manchester in July, expect Dubai to be much hotter, temps between 49°C and 39°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Shopping Nature
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Wild Wadi Waterpark ©
Wild Wadi Waterpark

1
night
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©
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 4th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, then delve into the distant past at Wat Pho, and finally walk around Lumpini Park. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon and then admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bangkok travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Dubai to Bangkok takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Bangkok. In July, Bangkok is a bit cooler than Dubai - with highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Bangkok to Chiang Mai by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Pai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

1
night
Pai, Thailand

Pai ©
Tourism in Pai has turned the once-quiet mountain village into one of Thailand's busiest rural tourist hubs, for Thai visitors and foreigners alike.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Wat Nam Hoo, don't miss a visit to The Land Split Pai Thailand, then explore the stunning scenery at Pai Canyon, then snap pictures at Pai Memorial Bridge, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Pai Hot Springs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Pam Bok Waterfall, then try for a hole-in-one at Bamboo Mini Golf, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra That Mae Yen.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pai trip itinerary site .

Getting from Chiang Mai to Pai by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Pai sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Pai

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Pai Canyon ©
Pai Canyon
The Land Split Pai Thailand ©
The Land Split Pai Thailand
Wat Phra That Mae Yen ©
Wat Phra That Mae Yen

1
day
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): stroll through Maya Bay, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry from Pai to Ko Phi Phi Don in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Khao Phing Kan.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Maya Bay ©
Maya Bay
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

2
nights
Ko Khao Phing Kan, Thailand

Ko Khao Phing Kan ©
Ko Khao Phing Kan is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Khao Phing Kan.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ko Khao Phing Kan itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Khao Phing Kan. In July in Ko Khao Phing Kan, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 12th (Mon), you'll travel to Patong.
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Khao Phing Kan ©
Khao Phing Kan

3
nights
Patong, Thailand

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 13th (Tue), kick back and relax at Patong Beach, make a trip to Bangla Road, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha Phuket, have some family-friendly fun at Phuket Kart, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally browse the different shops at Jungceylon.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Patong trip itinerary website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ko Khao Phing Kan to Patong. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Big Buddha Phuket
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

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