16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

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16 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Aberdeen
Fly:  17​h
1
Bangkok
— 2 nights
shuttle:  1​h 45​min
2
Pattaya
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h
3
Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
taxi + ferry:  1​h 15​min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
bus:  8​h 45​min
5
Koh Tao
— 1 day
+2
ferry + bus + Fly:  6​h 45​min
6
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Aberdeen


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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.
Bangkok is known for historic sites, shopping, nightlife, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and browse the different shops at Siam Paragon.

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Aberdeen, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Aberdeen to Bangkok due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Aberdeen in November; daily highs in Bangkok reach 38°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pattaya.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

1
night
Pattaya

Pattaya ©
Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
On the 23rd (Sat), head off the coast to Koh Lan (Coral Island), then stop by Style'n'Style, and then admire the landmark architecture of The Sanctuary Of Truth (Prasat Sut Ja-Tum).

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Drive from Bangkok to Pattaya in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. November in Pattaya sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Pattaya

Nature Parks Shopping
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Koh Larn ©
Koh Larn

3
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Change things up with a short trip to Big Buddha Phuket in Chalong (about 46 minutes away). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, let the kids burn off some steam at Kidzoona, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and try out the rides at Football Crazy Golf - Phuket.

Plan trip to Patong with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Pattaya to Patong takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Patong are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Big Buddha Phuket, Karon Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

3
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for nature, wildlife, adventure, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Long Beach, don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, and Head underground at Viking Cave.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Patong to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

1
day
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Koh Tao trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Ko Phi Phi Don to Koh Tao in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Koh Tao can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
When in Chiang Mai, make a side trip to see Wat Phra That Doi Suthep in Doi Suthep, approximately 1h 15 min away. Spend the 1st (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, don't miss a visit to Wat Ched Yot, see the interesting displays at Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders, and admire the striking features of Wat Chet Yot (Wat Maha Photharam).

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip builder site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Koh Tao to Chiang Mai in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koh Tao in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of 20°C in Chiang Mai. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

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