16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly
1
Chiang Mai
— 1 night
Fly
2
Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Tao
3
Koh Tao
— 1 night
Ferry
4
Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
Ferry
5
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
Fly to Phuket, Ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don
6
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry
7
Patong, Phuket
— 4 nights
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Chiang Mai — 1 night

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 18th (Wed), look for gifts at Shiraz Jewelry, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Chet Lin and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai online holiday maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Chiang Mai is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Indochina Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Singapore in May, you will find days in Chiang Mai are a bit warmer (42°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Bangkok.
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Bangkok — 3 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, and browse the exhibits of Jim Thompson House.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bangkok trip maker app.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Bangkok in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Bangkok sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 32°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Koh Tao.
Shopping · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay May 19 — 22:

Koh Tao — 1 night

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
On the 23rd (Mon), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Koh Tao online vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bangkok to Koh Tao in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or ride a ferry. May in Koh Tao sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 32°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.
Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Spas
Find places to stay May 22 — 23:

Ko Pha Ngan — 2 nights

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
On the 24th (Tue), take in the architecture and design of C&M Learn Thai Culture and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then tour or see a game at Phangan Jorkyball.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ko Pha Ngan travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. In May in Ko Pha Ngan, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Bophut.
Classes · Fun & Games · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay May 23 — 25:

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 26th (Thu): stop by Classic International Suits, then relax and rejuvenate at Anantara Spa, and then make a trip to Pagoda Khao Hua Jook. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Samui Elephant Sanctuary and then see some colorful creatures with The Life Aquatic.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bophut tour planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Bophut can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.
Side Trips
Find places to stay May 25 — 27:

Ko Phi Phi Don — 2 nights

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Nui Beach and then kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Ko Phi Phi Don trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Bophut to Ko Phi Phi Don in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or ride a ferry. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Bophut in May since evenings lows in Ko Phi Phi Don dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Patong.
Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 27 — 29:

Patong, Phuket — 4 nights

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Patong is known for shopping, beaches, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices, enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, view the masterpieces at Patong Inn Art, and look for gifts at New Era's Vienna.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Patong tour builder site.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong takes 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Patong are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to fly back home.
Side Trips
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 2:

Thailand travel guide

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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.