17 days in Thailand Itinerary

17 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Bangkok
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Hua Hin
— 5 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
3
Nakhon Ratchasima
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h 15 min
5
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Brisbane

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), meet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and finally get great views at Wat Saket.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bangkok travel route planning site.

Brisbane, Australia to Bangkok is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Bangkok, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in November, things will get a bit warmer in Bangkok: highs are around 38°C and lows about 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hua Hin.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Spas Parks
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World ©
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

5
nights
Hua Hin

Hua Hin ©
The seaside town of Hua Hin serves as a popular coastal retreat for Bangkok residents and international tourists.
Bring the kids along to Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand and Vana Nava Water Jungle. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Hua Hin Beach, look for gifts at Smart Fashion Hua Hin, stroll through Hutsadin Elephant Foundation, and learn about winemaking at Monsoon Valley Vineyard.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hua Hin tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Bangkok to Hua Hin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nakhon Ratchasima.

Things to do in Hua Hin

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand
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Vana Nava Water Jungle ©
Vana Nava Water Jungle
Hua Hin Beach ©
Hua Hin Beach
Black Mountain Water Park ©
Black Mountain Water Park

2
nights
Nakhon Ratchasima

Nakhon Ratchasima ©
Thailand's second largest city, Nakhon Ratchasima rests on the former border of Siam and Laos and serves as a major transportation and economic hub.
To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nakhon Ratchasima holiday planner.

You can drive from Hua Hin to Nakhon Ratchasima in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In November, daytime highs in Nakhon Ratchasima are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Nakhon Ratchasima

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites
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Phimai Historical Park ©
Phimai Historical Park
Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument ©
Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument
Korat Museum ©
Korat Museum

4
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Laem Tong Bay and Long Beach. Bring the kids along to Scuba & Snorkeling and Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint. Step out of Ko Phi Phi Don with an excursion to Bamboo Island in Ao Nang--about 2h 30 min away. There's more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Ko Phi Phi Le and stroll through Loh Dalum Beach.

To see ratings and tourist information, go to the Ko Phi Phi Don trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Nakhon Ratchasima to Ko Phi Phi Don. November 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 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bamboo Island
Highlights from your plan
Bamboo Island ©
Bamboo Island
Scuba & Snorkeling
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Visit Patong Beach and Karon Beach for some beach relaxation. Bring the kids along to Scuba & Snorkeling and Freedom Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Green Elephant Sanctuary Park in Choeng Thale (about 32 minutes away). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, get your game on at Phuket Kart, and buy something for everyone on your list at Jungceylon.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Patong trip itinerary builder app.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 3 hours. In November in Patong, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Patong

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Green Elephant Sanctuary Park, Karon Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

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