13 days in Phuket & Bangkok Itinerary

13 days in Phuket & Bangkok Itinerary

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Nai Yang, Phuket
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Karon, Phuket
— 5 nights
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Bangkok
— 6 nights

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Nai Yang, Phuket

Nai Yang ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Mai Khao Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP), and then kick back and relax at Naiyang Beach.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Nai Yang trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Nai Yang is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Nai Yang. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dubai in December: high temperatures in Nai Yang hover around 36°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Karon.

Things to do in Nai Yang

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP) ©
The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP)
Mai Khao Beach ©
Mai Khao Beach
Naiyang Beach ©
Naiyang Beach

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Banana Beach and Promthep Cape. Attractions like Karon View Point and Surf House Phuket - Kata Beach make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, make a trip to Big Buddha Phuket, play a few rounds at Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd., and stroll through Monkey Hill.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Karon journey builder tool.

Traveling by car from Nai Yang to Karon takes 1.5 hours. December in Karon sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Karon

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Surf House Phuket - Kata Beach ©
Surf House Phuket - Kata Beach
Yanui Beach ©
Yanui Beach

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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.
Bring the kids along to The Grand Palace and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Khao Kheow Open Zoo and Wat Saket. Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Ayutthaya (Wat Phra Sri Sanphet & Wat Chaiwatthanaram) and Pattaya (Adrenaline & Extreme Tours, Art in Paradise Pattaya, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, browse the different shops at CentralWorld, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), and browse the eclectic array of goods at Pak Khlong Talat (Flower Market).

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bangkok trip planner.

You can fly from Karon to Bangkok in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. December in Bangkok sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Art in Paradise Pattaya ©
Art in Paradise Pattaya
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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