18 days in Thailand Itinerary

18 days in Thailand Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Thailand trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Rawai, Phuket
— 1 night
2
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
3
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
4
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
5
Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
6
Koh Tao
— 3 nights
7
Bangkok
— 2 nights

1
night
Rawai, Phuket

Rawai ©
A trip to Rawai, a beach resort on the island of Phuket, rewards visitors with access to quirky museums, heritage sites, and animal conservation projects.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha Phuket, enjoy the sand and surf at Ao Sane, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Nai Harn Beach, and finally tee off at Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd.. Keep things going the next day: tour the water at your own pace with Andys Scuba Diving Phuket.

Before you visit Rawai, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Portland, USA to Rawai is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Portland to Rawai. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Portland in June; daily highs in Rawai reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Rawai

Outdoors Adventure Wildlife

Side Trip

Phuket Town
Highlights from your plan
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Andys Scuba Diving Phuket ©
Andys Scuba Diving Phuket
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, step off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, and then make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Ko Phi Phi Le, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, and then kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don trip planning site.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Rawai to Ko Phi Phi Don in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Ko Phi Phi Don are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Bamboo Island
Highlights from your plan
Bamboo Island ©
Bamboo Island
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 30th (Sun), take a peaceful walk through Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kantiang Bay. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Lanta online vacation planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. June in Ko Lanta sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest ©
Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest

2
nights
Bophut, Ko Samui

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
On the 2nd (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Maenam Beach, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Chaweng Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Samrong Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Malibu beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Plai Laem.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bophut travel route planner.

You can fly from Ko Lanta to Bophut in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Traveling from Ko Lanta in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Bophut, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Maenam Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
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.
On the 4th (Thu), kick back and relax at Thong Nai Pan Noi, look for gifts at Sugar & Spice, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Salad Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, thenkick back and relax at Bottle Beach, and finally experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Ko Pha Ngan holiday planning app.

You can ride a ferry from Bophut to Ko Pha Ngan in an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Ko Pha Ngan can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and John-Suwan Viewpoint. Relax by the water at Sai Nuan Beach and Ao Tanot Bay. On the 7th (Sun), spend a cool day on the water with Unseen Tours Koh Tao. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Laem Thian.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Koh Tao trip tool.

Getting from Ko Pha Ngan to Koh Tao by ferry takes about 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Sai Nuan Beach ©
Sai Nuan Beach
John-Suwan Viewpoint ©
John-Suwan Viewpoint

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.
Get some cultural insight at The Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew). Popular historic sites such as Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Saket, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bangkok journey website.

Traveling by flight from Koh Tao to Bangkok takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Spas Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

Similar Plans

22 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN January, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: January, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: January Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA January, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 22 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: June, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA January, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: January Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM ITALY July, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM SPAIN December, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 22 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, beaches, popular sights Preferences: January, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans