50 days in Thailand Itinerary

50 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hua Hin
— 4 nights
2
Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
3
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 5 nights
4
Krabi Town
— 6 nights
5
Ko Lipe
— 2 nights
6
Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
7
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
8
Phuket Town, Phuket
— 6 nights
9
Khao Lak
— 5 nights
10
Ko Chang
— 5 nights
11
Chiang Mai
— 8 nights

4
nights
Hua Hin

Hua Hin ©
The seaside town of Hua Hin serves as a popular coastal retreat for Bangkok residents and international tourists.
Explore hidden gems such as Phraya Nakhon Cave and Black Mountain Water Park. Escape the urban bustle at Banyan Golf Club and Hua Hin Beach. When in Hua Hin, make a side trip to see Bang Pu Beach in Sam Roi Yot, approximately Sam Roi Yot away. Next up on the itinerary: tee off at Black Mountain Golf Club, learn more about the world around you at Huay Mongkol Temple, browse the different shops at Market Village HuaHin, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For other places to visit and tourist information, read Hua Hin day trip tool.

Rome, Italy to Hua Hin is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight, train, and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and shuttle. Traveling from Rome to Hua Hin, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rome in January, things will get much hotter in Hua Hin: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Hua Hin

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Sam Roi Yot
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 7:
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Phraya Nakhon Cave ©
Phraya Nakhon Cave
Banyan Golf Club ©
Banyan Golf Club
Black Mountain Golf Club ©
Black Mountain Golf Club

2
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
On the 8th (Fri), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Paradise Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bottle Beach, stroll through Thong Nai Pan Noi, and then get outside with Khao Ra.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Pha Ngan online road trip planner.

Getting from Hua Hin to Ko Pha Ngan by combination of taxi and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Hua Hin in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ko Pha Ngan, with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 9:
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Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach
Khao Ra ©
Khao Ra

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Maenam Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Samui Elephant Sanctuary and Food Tours. There's lots more to do: stop by Classic International Suits, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chaweng Beach, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and relax and rejuvenate at Tamarind Springs Forest Spa.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bophut travel route planner.

Ride a ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in January, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Ko Samui, Mae Nam
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 14:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Samui Elephant Sanctuary ©
Samui Elephant Sanctuary
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach

6
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Get outdoors at Krabi Sunset Cruises and Krabi Rock Climbing. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ko Hong and Tup Island. The adventure continues: stop by De' MARCO Fashions, kick back and relax at Nopparat Thara Beach, identify plant and animal life at Snake Farm and Monkey School, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Monkey Trail.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Krabi Town trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Bophut to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Bophut in January since evenings lows in Krabi Town dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Lipe.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 20:
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Krabi Sunset Cruises ©
Krabi Sunset Cruises
Krabi Rock Climbing ©
Krabi Rock Climbing
Tup Island ©
Tup Island

2
nights
Ko Lipe

Ko Lipe ©
With a name that means "Paper Island" in the local Chao Ley language, Ko Lipe is known for its white sand beaches, historical villages, and diving attractions.
On the 21st (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunrise Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then step off the mainland to explore Ko Lipe. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Koh Hin Ngam, kick back and relax at Sunset Beach, and then stroll through Pattaya Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ko Lipe trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Lipe takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Krabi Town to Ko Lipe, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Lipe

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Koh Hin Ngam
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 22:
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Sunrise Beach ©
Sunrise Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Lipe
Ko Lipe

3
nights
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 Long Beach and Kantiang Bay. Get in touch with nature at Koh Rok Island and Shark Diving. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Lanta Klong Nin Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Warin Spa.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ko Lanta trip website.

Ride a ferry from Ko Lipe to Ko Lanta in 4 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ko Lipe to Ko Lanta. Traveling from Ko Lipe in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ko Lanta, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 22 — 25:
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Shark Diving
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay

2
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Loh Dalum Beach, meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, and then don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Laem Tong Bay, head off the coast to Ko Bida Nok, then step off the mainland to explore Ko Phi Phi Le, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Viking Cave.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don sightseeing planning site.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 27:
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Shark Diving
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Ko Bida Nok ©
Ko Bida Nok

6
nights
Phuket Town, Phuket

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.
Visiting Simba Sea Trips and Monkey Hill will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Phang Nga Bay. and Green Elephant Sanctuary Park. Explore Phuket Town's surroundings by going to Nai Harn Beach (in Nai Harn), Ao Po Pier (in Pa Khlok) and Patong (Freedom Beach & Off-Road Tours). There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of Siam Safari, get great views at Promthep Cape, enjoy the sand and surf at Yanui Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Phuket Town sightseeing planning app.

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Phuket Town by ferry takes about 3 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Phuket Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Khao Lak.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Rawai, Karon, Patong, Ao Po Pier, Phang Nga Bay.
Find places to stay Jan 27 — Feb 2:
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Simba Sea Trips ©
Simba Sea Trips
Green Elephant Sanctuary Park ©
Green Elephant Sanctuary Park
Monkey Hill ©
Monkey Hill

5
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.
Get outdoors at White Sand Beach and Phang Nga Elephant Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Khaolak Vista Tours and Travel and Cheow Lan Lake. Spend the 3rd (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, make a trip to Pakarang Cape (Lem Hua Krung Yai), see the sky in a new way at Royal Thai Navy Third Fleet Turtle Nursery, and stop by Mister Singh's Fashion Gallery - Khao Lak.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Khao Lak online day trip planner.

Getting from Phuket Town to Khao Lak by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In February, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Ko Chang.

Things to do in Khao Lak

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Sai Rung Waterfall, Cheow Lan Lake, Phang Nga Elephant Park
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 7:
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Phang Nga Elephant Park ©
Phang Nga Elephant Park
Cheow Lan Lake ©
Cheow Lan Lake
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Ko Chang

Ko Chang ©
Escape the urban bustle at Klong Plu Waterfall and Khlong Prao Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like ScubaDawgs and Tree Top Adventure Park. When in Ko Chang, make a side trip to see Bang Bao Beach in Bang Bao, approximately Bang Bao away.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Ko Chang trip builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Khao Lak to Ko Chang. In February, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Ko Chang

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Ko Chang, Bang Bao Beach
Find places to stay Feb 7 — 12:
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ScubaDawgs ©
ScubaDawgs
Klong Plu Waterfall ©
Klong Plu Waterfall
Khlong Prao Beach ©
Khlong Prao Beach

8
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Doi Inthanon National Park and Elephant Rescue Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Maerim Elephant Sanctuary and Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Chiang Mai: Baan Tong Luang - Long Neck Karen (in Mae Rim), Thai Elephant Home (in Mae Taeng) and Pai Canyon (in Pai). And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Suphan, examine the collection at Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain), and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip maker website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ko Chang to Chiang Mai. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Ko Chang in February since evenings lows in Chiang Mai dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Parks · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

Mae Rim, Thai Elephant Home, Pai Canyon, Doi Inthanon National Park
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 20:
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Doi Inthanon National Park ©
Doi Inthanon National Park
Thai Elephant Home ©
Thai Elephant Home
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary ©
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary

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