12 days in Thailand Itinerary

12 days in Thailand Itinerary

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12 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Bangkok
— 3 nights
shuttle:  1​h 30​min
3
Pattaya
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Ang Thong, Ko Samui
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: New Delhi


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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.
Explore Chiang Mai's surroundings by going to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep (in Doi Suthep) and Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Chom Thong). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Singh, and stop by Mengrai Kilns.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai route planner .

New Delhi, India to Chiang Mai is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. October in Chiang Mai sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

3
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.
Step out of Bangkok with an excursion to Wat Maha That in Ayutthaya--about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Wat Pho, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), and admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bangkok road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. In October in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to take a shuttle to Pattaya.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Wat Maha That
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

1
night
Pattaya

Pattaya ©
Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
On the 1st (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of The Sanctuary Of Truth (Prasat Sut Ja-Tum), then head off the coast to Koh Larn, and then make a trip to Walking Street Pattaya.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Pattaya itinerary planner.

Getting from Bangkok to Pattaya by shuttle takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ang Thong.

Things to do in Pattaya

Parks Nature
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Koh Larn ©
Koh Larn
Walking Street Pattaya ©
Walking Street Pattaya

1
night
Ang Thong, Ko Samui

Ang Thong ©
As the capital of a province of the same name, Ang Thong boasts a rich history--most notably as an outpost during the war against the Burmese and the birthplace of Nai Dok and Nai Thongkaeo, two of the war's venerated heroes.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Pha Jun Jaras Viewpoint, then take in the dramatic natural features at Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park, and then go for a walk through Blue Lagoon (Emerald Lake).

Take the guesswork out of planning a Ang Thong vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Pattaya to Ang Thong in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. November in Ang Thong sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ang Thong

Parks Nature
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Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park ©
Pha Jun Jaras Viewpoint ©
Pha Jun Jaras Viewpoint
Blue Lagoon (Emerald Lake) ©
Blue Lagoon (Emerald Lake)

3
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Change things up with a short trip to Big Buddha Phuket in Chalong (about 46 minutes away). There's still lots to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stop by New Valentino, make a trip to Bangla Road, and have some family-friendly fun at Phuket Kart.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Patong online trip builder .

Fly from Ang Thong to Patong in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. In November in Patong, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Patong

Shopping Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trip

Big Buddha Phuket
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

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