36 days in Thailand Itinerary

36 days in Thailand Itinerary

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36 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  18​h
1
Bangkok
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Chiang Mai
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Bangkok
— 7 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  7​h 15​min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2​h
5
Phuket Town
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  4​h 45​min
6
Ko Pha Ngan
— 7 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Bangkok
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): stop by James Fashion International.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Bangkok is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Vancouver to Bangkok, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Vancouver in April; daily highs in Bangkok reach 41°C and lows reach 31°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping
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James Fashion International ©
James Fashion International

8
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep (in Doi Suthep), Doi Inthanon (in Doi Inthanon National Park) and Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim). And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, meet the residents at Chiang Mai Zoo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip maker website .

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Chiang Mai when traveling from Bangkok in April, with lows around 28°C. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Parks Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Doi Inthanon, Maerim Elephant Sanctuary
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Doi Inthanon ©
Doi Inthanon

7
nights
Bangkok

Bangkok ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bangkok: Ayutthaya (Wat Maha That & Historic City of Ayutthaya). Explore Bangkok further: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bangkok travel route builder .

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Tours

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 26:
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

3
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.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for wildlife, nature, adventure, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get interesting insight from Tours, explore the fascinating underground world of Ko Phi Phi Le, tour the pleasant surroundings at Laem Tong Bay, and step off the mainland to explore Mosquito Island.

You can plan Ko Phi Phi Don trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Bangkok to Ko Phi Phi Don by combination of flight, bus, and ferry takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in April, plan for little chillier nights in Ko Phi Phi Don, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

5
nights
Phuket Town

Phuket Town ©
The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Take a break from Phuket Town with a short trip to Phang Nga Elephant Park in Phang Nga, about 2 hours away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha Phuket, do some two-wheel cruising with Dirtbike Safari Training Camp Phuket, get outside with KBA, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Phuket Town attractions planner .

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Phuket Town takes 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Adventure Parks

Side Trips

Phuket Kart, Phang Nga Elephant Park
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 4:
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Phang Nga Elephant Park ©
Phang Nga Elephant Park
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket
Phuket Kart ©
Phuket Kart

7
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
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 plan includes some of its best attractions: get interesting insight from Tours, stroll through Thong Nai Pan Noi, head outdoors with Haad Yuan Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ao Plai Laem.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ko Pha Ngan online vacation planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Phuket Town to Ko Pha Ngan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Ko Pha Ngan when traveling from Phuket Town in May, with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Natural Kite Park ©
Natural Kite Park

4
nights
Bangkok

Bangkok ©
Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market (in Damnoen Saduak) and Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon (in Ayutthaya). See even more of Bangkok: stop by Rajawongse Clothier, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple), see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, and enjoy breathtaking views from Baiyoke Sky Tower.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bangkok holiday builder app .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Bangkok takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon, Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
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Rajawongse Clothier ©
Rajawongse Clothier
State Tower ©
State Tower

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