19 days in Thailand Itinerary

19 days in Thailand Itinerary

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19 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Bangkok
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
2
Krabi Town
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
3
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 4 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
4
Patong, Phuket
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Johannesburg

4
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World and Safari World. Get out of town with these interesting Bangkok side-trips: Woodland Muangmai (in Nakhon Chai Si) and Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex (in Saraburi). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, have fun and explore at Children's Discovery Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bangkok holiday maker .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Bangkok is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Johannesburg to Bangkok due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in December, Bangkok is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Woodland Muangmai, Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World ©
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World
Safari World ©
Safari World

4
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Bring the kids along to Railay Beach and Ao Nang Beach. Change things up with a short trip to James Bond Island in Ao Phang Nga National Park (about 1h 30 min away). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at PhraNang Cave Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea), step off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, and stop by VICTORIA Fashion House.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Krabi Town tour site .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Bangkok to Krabi Town in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December, daytime highs in Krabi Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

James Bond Island
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Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Ao Nang Beach ©
Ao Nang Beach

4
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Kids will enjoy Laem Tong Bay and Loh Moo Dee Beach. There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Long Beach, stroll through Loh Lana Bay, and Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don day trip planning site .

You can ride a ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay

4
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Bring the kids along to Patong Beach and Football Crazy Golf - Phuket. Change things up with these side-trips from Patong: Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong) and Phang Nga Bay. (in Ao Phang Nga National Park). There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Karon Beach, get your game on at Phuket Kart, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kata Beach.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Patong online tour planner .

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In December, daytime highs in Patong are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Patong

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Karon, Big Buddha Phuket, Phang Nga Bay.
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

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