31 days in Thailand Itinerary

31 days in Thailand Itinerary

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31 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  18​h
1
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  5​h 15​min
2
Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1​h 15​min
3
Koh Tao
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1​h 45​min
4
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  2​h 30​min
5
Krabi Town
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1​h 30​min
6
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
Ferry:  45​min
7
Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2​h 30​min
8
Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
+7
Bus + Fly + Train + Foot + Bus + Foot + Train + Taxi:  12​h 45​min
9
Sai Yok
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
10
Bangkok
— 4 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Lisbon

3
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.
Visit Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain) and Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham and Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai. And it doesn't end there: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find out how to plan a trip to Chiang Mai, use our trip itinerary maker.

Lisbon, Portugal to Chiang Mai is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Chiang Mai is 7 hours. Traveling from Lisbon in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Chiang Mai, with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Relax by the water at Thong Nai Pan Noi and Hat Sadet Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Mae Haad Beach. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bottle Beach and kick back and relax at Haad Khom.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ko Pha Ngan online tour itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Chiang Mai to Ko Pha Ngan takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Ko Pha Ngan are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle 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 9th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Ao Tanot Bay and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Koh Nang Yuan and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Koh Tao trip planner .

Traveling by ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Koh Tao takes 1.5 hours. In July in Koh Tao, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Climbing Tours
Koh Nang Yuan ©
Koh Nang Yuan

3
nights
Bophut, Ko Samui

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Choeng Mon Beach will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Maenam Beach and Chaweng Beach. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem, tour the pleasant surroundings at Samui Elephant Sanctuary, get interesting insight from Tours, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bophut road trip site .

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Bophut takes 2 hours. July in Bophut sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Mae Nam
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach

3
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Step out of the city life by going to Bamboo Island and Tup Island. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) and Ko Hong. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Poda Island, stroll through PhraNang Cave Beach, stop by de' MARCO Fashions, and enjoy the sand and surf at Railay Beach.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Krabi Town trip simple and quick.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Bophut to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in July, Krabi Town is a bit cooler at night with lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)
Poda Island ©
Poda Island

3
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Shark Diving and Long Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Ko Phi Phi Le and Loh Moo Dee Beach. There's lots more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, stroll through Laem Tong Bay, don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, and take in the dramatic natural features at Viking Cave.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ko Phi Phi Don day trip planning website .

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. In July in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Shark Diving
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Ko Bida Nok ©
Ko Bida Nok

3
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Tiger Cave. Visit Kantiang Bay and Lanta Klong Nin Beach for some beach relaxation. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, look for gifts at World Fashion Suits, tour the pleasant surroundings at Phra Ae Beach, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Monday Flea Market.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ko Lanta tour app .

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay

3
nights
Patong, Phuket

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) and Big Buddha Phuket are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nai Harn Beach and Karon View Point. Take a break from Patong with a short trip to Kayaking & Canoeing in Phuket Town, about 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Freedom Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Patong travel planner.

Getting from Ko Lanta to Patong by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sai Yok.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Karon View Point, Nai Harn Beach
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Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) ©
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)

1
night
Sai Yok

Sai Yok ©
Say Yok district promises to keep visitors entertained for days in a world overgrown by lush jungles and dominated by limestone cliffs and a massive Khmer temple complex.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tiger Temple ( Wat Pa luang Ta Bua). On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Hellfire Pass Interpretive Centre and then get a dose of the wild on Sawadi Saiyok Jungle Adventure.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sai Yok trip planner .

Getting from Patong to Sai Yok by combination of bus, flight, train, and taxi takes about 13 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bangkok.

Things to do in Sai Yok

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Hellfire Pass Interpretive Centre ©
Hellfire Pass Interpretive Centre
Tiger Temple ( Wat Pa luang Ta Bua) ©
Sawadi Saiyok Jungle Adventure ©
Sawadi Saiyok Jungle Adventure

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic City of Ayutthaya and Wat Maha That. Visit Wat Pho and Big Buddha Temple for their historical value. Step out of Bangkok to go to Ayutthaya and see Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan, which is approximately 1h 45 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Nak Prok, and admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

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Drive from Sai Yok to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ayutthaya, Big Buddha Temple
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Historic City of Ayutthaya ©
Historic City of Ayutthaya
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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