12 days in Thailand Itinerary

12 days in Thailand Itinerary

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12 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + bus:  12​h 45​min
1
Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
taxi + ferry:  2​h 30​min
2
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
3
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Bangkok
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Patong, Phuket

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Family-friendly places like Patong Beach and Freedom Beach will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Karon Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, make a trip to Bangla Road, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Patong trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Patong is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Indochina Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in January, you will find days in Patong are somewhat warmer (37°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Karon Beach
Highlights from your plan
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach

2
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, then contemplate the waterfront views at Maya Bay, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don route maker site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Patong to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
On the 12th (Sun), stroll through Ao Nang Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Railay Beach, and then stop by VICTORIA Fashion House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) and then enjoy the sand and surf at PhraNang Cave Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Krabi Town sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town takes 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Ao Nang Beach ©
Ao Nang Beach

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.
Bangkok is known for historic sites, shopping, nightlife, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, surround yourself with nature on SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, make a trip to Phra Maha Chedi Si Rajakarn, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

Plan my day in Bangkok using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Krabi Town to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In January in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World ©
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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