14 days in Thailand Itinerary

14 days in Thailand Itinerary

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14 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  22​h
1
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5​h 30​min
2
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2​h 30​min
3
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry:  45​min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
Ferry:  1​h 30​min
5
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Newark

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Suphan.

To find out how to plan a trip to Chiang Mai, use our trip itinerary maker.

Newark, USA to Chiang Mai is an approximately 22-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 12 hours. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Newark in January, with highs in Chiang Mai at 85°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Zipline
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities, then take some stellar pictures from Nai Harn Beach, and then get great views at Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Freedom Beach, then make a trip to Bangla Road, and then stroll through Patong Beach.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Patong trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chiang Mai to Patong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Chiang Mai in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Patong, with lows around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Nai Harn Beach, Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 10th (Fri), stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at The Boss Collection and then step off the mainland to explore Koh Rok Island.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ko Lanta day trip planning site .

You can ride a ferry from Patong to Ko Lanta in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In January, daily temperatures in Ko Lanta can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Rok Island ©
Koh Rok Island

1
night
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 12th (Sun), Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don trip maker .

Traveling by ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don takes an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): head off the coast to Bamboo Island, look for gifts at de' MARCO Fashions, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea). Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Railay Beach, then step off the mainland to explore Poda Island, and then take some stellar pictures from Railay View Point.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Krabi Town day trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 1.5 hours. January in Krabi Town sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Nature Outdoors
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De' MARCO Fashions ©
De' MARCO Fashions
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)
Poda Island ©
Poda Island

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), and finally browse the range of quality goods at Mango Mojito Shoes. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, admire nature's wide array of creatures at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, then don't miss a visit to Phra Maha Chedi Si Rajakarn, and finally shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok tour itinerary planning site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Krabi Town to Bangkok takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in January, and nighttime lows around 72°F. On the 17th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Zoos & Aquariums
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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