19 days in Thailand Itinerary

19 days in Thailand Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Thailand attractions planner

Make it your trip
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Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly
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Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Chiang Rai
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Patong, Phuket
— 5 nights
Shuttle
5
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
Drive to Krabi Airport, Fly to Port of Spain

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Bangkok

— 3 nights

City of Angels

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 shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok planner.

New York City, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 12 hours. Traveling from New York City in November, things will get warmer in Bangkok: highs are around 38°C and lows about 29°C. You'll set off for Chiang Mai on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites

Chiang Mai

— 3 nights

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Spend the 9th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, take some stellar pictures from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai trip planner.

Getting from Bangkok to Chiang Mai by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in November, Chiang Mai is a bit cooler at night with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chiang Rai

— 2 nights
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), admire the striking features of Wat Rong Khun, and then browse the exhibits of De'Cashmere Co.,Ltd. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Baan Dam Museum, don't miss a visit to Wat Rong Seur Ten (Blue Temple), and then make a trip to Wat Huay Pla Kang.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Chiang Rai trip maker.

Getting from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Chiang Mai in November, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Chiang Rai: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to fly to Patong.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Patong, Phuket

— 5 nights
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 still lots to do: make a trip to Bangla Road, stroll through Karon Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and browse the different shops at Jungceylon.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Patong travel planner.

Getting from Chiang Rai to Patong by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chiang Rai in November, Patong is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can catch the shuttle to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Krabi Town

— 2 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Krabi Town is known for beaches, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Railay Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at PhraNang Cave Beach, stop by Alex's Fashion, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Krabi Town vacation builder site.

You can take a shuttle from Patong to Krabi Town in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or drive. In November in Krabi Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Thailand travel guide

3.9
Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.