23 days in Thailand Itinerary

23 days in Thailand Itinerary

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23 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Cartagena
Fly:  30​h
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Drive + ferry:  2​h 30​min
Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
ferry:  45​min
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + ferry:  5​h 15​min
Koh Tao
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + Fly + train:  5​h 45​min
Bangkok
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​h
End: Cartagena

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Get in touch with nature at Patong Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Karon Beach and Kata Beach. When in Patong, make a side trip to see Nai Harn Beach in Nai Harn, approximately 40 minutes away. It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Tri Trang Beach and get great views at Karon View Point.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Patong trip maker .

Cartagena, Colombia to Patong is an approximately 30-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Colombia Time to Indochina Time is 12 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Patong can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Patong

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Karon, Kata Beach, Nai Harn Beach
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Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

3
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Relax by the water at Lanta Klong Nin Beach and Khlong Dao Beach. Get in touch with nature at Lanta Animal Welfare and Long Beach. Spend the 29th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kantiang Bay.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ko Lanta itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Patong to Ko Lanta takes 2.5 hours. March in Ko Lanta sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay

4
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Get in touch with nature at Maya Bay and Laem Tong Bay. We've included these beaches for you: Monkey Beach and Loh Dalum Beach. Spend the 1st (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, kick back and relax at Nui Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Viking Cave.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don road trip site .

Getting from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don by ferry takes about an hour. March in Ko Phi Phi Don sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Maya Bay ©
Maya Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): kick back and relax at PhraNang Cave Beach and then kick back and relax at Ao Phra Nang. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Railay Beach, look for gifts at de' MARCO Fashions, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ao Nang Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Krabi Town travel planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Krabi Town

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Ao Nang Beach ©
Ao Nang Beach

2
nights
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): stroll through Sai Nuan Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Koh Tao tour planning app .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Tao takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Krabi Town in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Koh Tao, with lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Koh Tao

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Adventure
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Sai Nuan Beach ©
Sai Nuan Beach
Spas & Wellness

4
nights
Bangkok

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
The Grand Palace and Jim Thompson House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, look for all kinds of wild species at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and step into the grandiose world of Vimanmek Mansion.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bangkok trip planner .

Getting from Koh Tao to Bangkok by combination of ferry, flight, and train takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, taxi, flight, and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Koh Tao in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Bangkok, with highs around 42°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

#Historic Sites, #Shopping, #Outdoors
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Chiang Mai

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan. Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Chiang Mai Zoo. There's lots more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ram Poeng, and examine the collection at Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders.

Planning Chiang Mai trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Bangkok in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Chiang Mai, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Wat Phra That Doi Suthep ©
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

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