16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

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16 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  20​h
1
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
3
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
ferry:  45​min
5
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
ferry + bus:  4​h
6
Phuket Town, Phuket
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h
End: Barcelona

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wat Plai Laem and Speed Boats Tours. Get in touch with nature at Maenam Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. There's still lots to do: have some family-friendly fun at Samui Football Golf Club, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chinese Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Chaweng Beach, and stop by Classic International Suits.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bophut road trip planning tool .

Barcelona, Spain to Bophut is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Barcelona in August, expect Bophut to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Mae Nam
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Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Scuba & Snorkeling
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach

2
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Khao Tham. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Bottle Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Thong Nai Pan Noi, and then explore the striking landscape of Thansadej Koh Phangan National Park.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Ko Pha Ngan tour itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Bophut to Ko Pha Ngan in 4 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Ko Pha Ngan can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Spas

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Ko Hong, get great views at Railay View Point, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Diamond Cave (Tham Phra Nang Nai), step off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, and then step off the mainland to explore Poda Island.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Krabi Town online trip planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Krabi Town in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in August, Krabi Town is slightly colder at night with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Bamboo Island ©
Bamboo Island
Ko Hong ©
Ko Hong
Railay View Point ©
Railay View Point

1
night
Ko Phi Phi Don

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 18th (Sun): explore the gorgeous colors at Ko Bida Nok, then Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, then Head underground at Viking Cave, and finally make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

Make your Ko Phi Phi Don itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can ride a ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. August in Ko Phi Phi Don sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Ko Bida Nok ©
Ko Bida Nok
Viking Cave ©
Viking Cave

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 19th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Klong Nin Beach and then kick back and relax at Kantiang Bay.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Lanta trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta by ferry takes about an hour. August in Ko Lanta sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay
Lanta Klong Nin Beach ©
Lanta Klong Nin Beach

4
nights
Phuket Town, Phuket

The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Get in touch with nature at Kayaking & Canoeing and Nai Harn Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Brahma Elephant Shrine and Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Phuket Town: Karon View Point (in Karon), Freedom Beach (in Patong) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Kamala). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Phuket Trickeye Museum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, look for all kinds of wild species at The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP), and stop by Nordic Fashion.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Phuket Town online route builder .

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Ko Lanta to Phuket Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In August in Phuket Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Karon, Rawai, Scuba & Snorkeling, The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP), Freedom Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Phuket Trickeye Museum ©
Phuket Trickeye Museum
Spas

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