15 days in Thailand Itinerary

15 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Jose
Fly:  28 h
1
Bangkok
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 15 min
2
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Bus + Ferry:  5 h 45 min
3
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry:  45 min
4
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
5
Patong, Phuket
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  32 h
End: San Jose

2
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.
Popular historic sites such as Wat Pho and Wat Maha That are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Wat Saket and Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine). When in Bangkok, make a side trip to see Historic City of Ayutthaya in Ayutthaya, approximately Ayutthaya away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bangkok trip itinerary builder site.

San Jose, Costa Rica to Bangkok is an approximately 28- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Jose to Bangkok is 13 hours. In May, Bangkok is a bit warmer than San Jose - with highs of 41°C and lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That

2
nights
Bophut, Ko Samui

Bophut
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Choeng Mon Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Samui Elephant Sanctuary and then stroll through Maenam Beach.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Bangkok to Bophut in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Bophut are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Bophut

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Maenam Beach
Highlights from your plan
Choeng Mon Beach
Choeng Mon Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem

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 8th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, then have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, and then step off the mainland to explore Ko Bida Nok. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Viking Cave, Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don road trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and ferry from Bophut to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Ko Phi Phi Don, with lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Ko Bida Nok ©
Ko Bida Nok

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then kick back and relax at Long Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Kantiang Bay and then kick back and relax at Lanta Klong Nin Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Lanta road trip planning tool.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in an hour. In May in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

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

4
nights
Patong, Phuket

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) and The Phuket Gallery. Step off the beaten path and head to Karon View Point and Nai Harn Beach. Step out of Patong to go to Phuket Town and see Kayaking & Canoeing, which is approximately 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Patong Beach and stroll through Freedom Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Patong trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Lanta to Patong takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In May in Patong, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Karon View Point, Nai Harn Beach
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Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach

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