15 days in Thailand Itinerary

15 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly
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Bangkok
— 2 nights
Shuttle
2
Ayutthaya
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kanchanaburi
— 1 night
Train to Jaran Sanitwong, Fly to Chiang Rai
4
Chiang Rai
— 1 night
Drive
5
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Sukhothai
— 1 night
Fly
7
Bophut
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes MBK Center (Ma Boon Khrong Center), Damnoen Saduak Floating Market and The National Museum Bangkok. On the 12th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, and then browse the different shops at MBK Center (Ma Boon Khrong Center).

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Bangkok trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Bangkok is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Brussels to Bangkok, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in August, things will get much hotter in Bangkok: highs are around 39°C and lows about 30°C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a shuttle to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

2
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Ayutthaya

Located just east of the famous ruins after which it is named, Ayutthaya provides the setting for a holiday of historical, natural, and cultural exploration.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Wat Maha That and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, then steep yourself in history at Historic City of Ayutthaya, then take an in-depth tour of Pridi Banomyong Memorial, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ayutthaya day trip planning app.

You can take a shuttle from Bangkok to Ayutthaya in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Kanchanaburi.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites · Museums

1
night
Kanchanaburi

The capital city of an eponymous province, Kanchanaburi is a pleasant town with lively markets and a good selection of restaurants.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Erawan Waterfalls as well as JEATH War Museum. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see the interesting displays at JEATH War Museum and then take in the dramatic scenery at Erawan Waterfalls.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kanchanaburi holiday builder tool.

Getting from Ayutthaya to Kanchanaburi by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Kanchanaburi, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Kanchanaburi

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

1
night
Chiang Rai

Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Golden Triangle Tours - Day Tours as well as Khun Korn Waterfall. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the top attractions with Golden Triangle Tours - Day Tours, take in the dramatic scenery at Khun Korn Waterfall, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha).

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Chiang Rai trip itinerary website.

Do a combination of train and flight from Kanchanaburi to Chiang Rai in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Kanchanaburi in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Chiang Rai: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Tours

2
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Chiang Mai

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
On the 18th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phan Tao and then explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Wattana Art Gallery, then take in panoramic vistas at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai online vacation planner.

Getting from Chiang Rai to Chiang Mai by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Chiang Mai can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

1
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Sukhothai

The rising of happiness

A trip to Sukhothai is a must for anyone interested in the origins of the Thai empire, which began in this city in the 13th century.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Traphang Thong, then delve into the distant past at Wat Si Chum, then contemplate the long history of Sukhothai Historical Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Maha That. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Si Satchanalai Historical Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sukhothai day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Sukhothai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Sukhothai are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

3
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Bophut

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): wander the streets of Fisherman’s Village and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then kick back and relax at Chaweng Beach, and finally stop by Country Road International Suit.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Bophut trip planner.

Getting from Sukhothai to Bophut by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bophut

Tours · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Wildlife

Thailand travel guide

3.8
Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.

Ko Samui travel guide

3.9
Gift & Specialty Shops · Beaches · Sacred & Religious Sites
Coconut Island
Known for its outstanding natural beauty, the island of Ko Samui lies some 700 km (430 mi) south of Bangkok and features a palm-fringed coastline and hillsides shrouded in virgin rainforest. Take a trip to Ko Samui to discover a heaven for kayakers, snorkelers, and nature lovers of all ages. Together with about 60 other islands, Ko Samui is part of a sprawling marine national park sheltering a diverse wildlife that includes fish, frogs, otters, dolphins, monkeys, bats, turtles, iguanas, cobras, and hogs. Although you can tour Ko Samui's developed beaches in a few hours by car or motorcycle, the island is still large enough for serious adventures in the wild.