46 days in Thailand Itinerary

46 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Chiang Mai
— 5 nights
2
Bangkok
— 5 nights
3
Koh Tao
— 2 nights
4
Ko Pha Ngan
— 5 nights
5
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 5 nights
6
Krabi Town
— 5 nights
7
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 4 nights
8
Ko Lanta
— 5 nights
9
Patong, Phuket
— 6 nights
10
Khao Lak
— 3 nights

5
nights
Chiang Mai

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Elephant Rescue Park and Wat Phra Singh. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai, get interesting insight from Tours, and take some stellar pictures from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Chiang Mai is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Chiang Mai is 1.5 hours. In April in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 17:
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Elephant Rescue Park ©
Elephant Rescue Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum ©

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wat Maha That and Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bangkok: Ayutthaya (Wat Borom Puttharam & Pridi Banomyong Memorial). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, explore the world behind art at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bangkok travel route builder.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Bangkok sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 31°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 22:
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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
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 23rd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ao Tanot Bay and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Koh Tao road trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bangkok to Koh Tao in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. When traveling from Bangkok in April, plan for slightly colder days in Koh Tao, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 24:
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Climbing Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Spas. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Thong Nai Pan Noi, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, let the kids burn off some steam at Phangan Jorkyball, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Thansadej Koh Phangan National Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ko Pha Ngan road trip tool.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 29:
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C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi

5
nights
Bophut, Ko Samui

Bophut ©
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to X-Quad Samui ATV Tour and Wat Plai Laem. The adventure continues: stroll through Samui Elephant Sanctuary, kick back and relax at Chaweng Beach, don't miss a visit to Pagoda Khao Hua Jook, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bophut online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut by ferry takes about an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Ko Samui, The Orthodox Church, Maenam Beach
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 4:
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Samui Elephant Sanctuary ©
Samui Elephant Sanctuary
Scuba & Snorkeling
Classic International Suits ©
Classic International Suits

5
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) and Bamboo Island. Spend the 9th (Sun) peacefully gliding across the water with Krabi Sunset Cruises. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Ko Hong, explore the galleries of Dao Art Gallery, look for gifts at Scandi Fashion, and look for all kinds of wild species at Aonang Elephant Sanctuary.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Krabi Town trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Bophut to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Krabi Town when traveling from Bophut in May, with lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay May 4 — 9:
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Krabi Sunset Cruises ©
Krabi Sunset Cruises
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)
Ko Hong ©
Ko Hong

4
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Shark Diving and Ko Phi Phi Le. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, stroll through Long Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Laem Tong Bay, and see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 2.5 hours. May in Ko Phi Phi Don sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay May 9 — 13:
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Shark Diving
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

5
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lanta Animal Welfare and Long Beach. Spend the 15th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Koh Rok Island, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, delve into the lush surroundings at Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest, and kick back and relax at Lanta Klong Nin Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Lanta trip planning website.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay May 13 — 18:
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Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

6
nights
Patong, Phuket

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Flying Hanuman and Phuket 3D Museum. Explore Patong's surroundings by going to Nai Harn Beach (in Nai Harn), Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) (in Chalong) and Simba Sea Trips (in Koh Kaew). The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices, stop by Like A Boss, take some stellar pictures from Karon View Point, and kick back and relax at Freedom Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Patong itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry and car from Ko Lanta to Patong in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In May, daytime highs in Patong are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Khao Lak.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Rawai, Karon, Flying Hanuman
Find places to stay May 18 — 24:
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Flying Hanuman ©
Flying Hanuman
Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices ©
Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices
Simba Sea Trips ©
Simba Sea Trips

3
nights
Khao Lak

Khao Lak ©
A tropical adventure in Khao Lak, a cluster of villages on the west coast of Thailand's main peninsula, ensures tourists have plenty of time for basking on beaches boasting a serene and secluded ambience.
Step off the beaten path and head to Phang Nga Elephant Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. There's lots more to do: get the lay of the land with Khaolak Vista Tours and Travel, enjoy the sand and surf at White Sand Beach, and stop by Zara Collection.

Discover how to plan a Khao Lak trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Patong to Khao Lak in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle. In May in Khao Lak, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Khao Lak

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Phang Nga Elephant Park
Find places to stay May 24 — 27:
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Phang Nga Elephant Park ©
Phang Nga Elephant Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

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