13 days in Bangkok, Patong & Karon Itinerary

13 days in Bangkok, Patong & Karon Itinerary

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Bangkok
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Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
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Karon, Phuket
— 3 nights

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Bangkok

Bangkok ©

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Get out of town with these interesting Bangkok side-trips: Woodland Muangmai (in Nakhon Chai Si), Pattaya (Pattaya Beach & Jomtien Beach) and Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex (in Saraburi). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, don't miss a visit to Wat Pho, and stop by Suit Art Bangkok.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Bangkok day trip planning app.

Doha, Qatar to Bangkok is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Doha to Bangkok. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Doha in December: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 36°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex ©
Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex

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Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
When in Patong, make a side trip to see Kayaking & Canoeing in Phuket Town, approximately Phuket Town away. There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Freedom Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and buy something for everyone on your list at Jungceylon.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Patong trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Patong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. January in Patong sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Karon.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road

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Karon, Phuket

Karon ©
Quieter than nearby Patong Beach, the resort town of Karon offers a wide stretch of golden sand, which attracts mostly couples and families.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): look for gifts at Nordic Fashion, then kick back and relax at Karon Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kata Beach. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get your game on at Dino Park Mini Golf, cool off at Surf House Phuket - Kata Beach, then get great views at Nai Harn Beach, and finally take some stellar pictures from Karon View Point.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Karon tour itinerary planner.

Karon is very close to Patong. In January, daily temperatures in Karon can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Karon

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach
Kata Beach ©
Kata Beach
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

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