20 days in Thailand Itinerary

20 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
2
Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
3
Koh Tao
— 1 night
4
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 1 night
5
Krabi Town
— 1 night
6
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
7
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
8
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
9
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Bangkok to Ayutthaya to see Wat Maha That about 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, and buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok trip itinerary planning tool.

Montreal, Canada to Bangkok is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Indochina Time is 12 hours. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Montreal in April; daily highs in Bangkok reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Wat Maha That
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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 7th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Salad Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: let little ones run wild at Phangan Jorkyball, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then learn and have fun at C&M Learn Thai Culture.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Ko Pha Ngan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Bangkok in April, expect nights in Ko Pha Ngan to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Phangan Jorkyball ©
Phangan Jorkyball

1
night
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Koh Tao trip itinerary builder.

Ride a ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Koh Tao in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Koh Tao can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas & Wellness

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Chaweng Beach, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For more things to do and tourist information, go to the Bophut day trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Bophut takes 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Bophut are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Food Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Chaweng Beach ©
Chaweng Beach

1
night
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): look for gifts at Scandi Fashion, thenenjoy the sand and surf at PhraNang Cave Beach, thenkick back and relax at Railay Beach, and finally explore the galleries of Dao Art Gallery.

To find out how to plan a trip to Krabi Town, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Bophut to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in April, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Krabi Town. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Scandi Fashion ©
Scandi Fashion

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 12th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, thenstep off the mainland to explore Ko Phi Phi Le, and finally stroll through Laem Tong Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Mosquito Island, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don online route planner.

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 14th (Tue), stop by Tiger of Koh Lanta, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, and then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience. On the next day, step off the mainland to explore Koh Rok Island and then head off the coast to Ko Rok Nok.

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

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Ko Rok Nok ©
Ko Rok Nok

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 16th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Patong Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha Phuket, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Game Space Laser Battle, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thendon't miss a visit to Bangla Road, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Jungceylon.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Patong trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and car from Ko Lanta to Patong in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. April in Patong sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Big Buddha Phuket
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

3
nights
Chiang Mai

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Step out of Chiang Mai with an excursion to 333 Shooting Range Mae Rim in Mae Rim--about 40 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take some stellar pictures from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kuan Im Chokchai (Tamnak Phra Mae Kuan-Im).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Chiang Mai trip planner.

You can fly from Patong to Chiang Mai in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Patong in April, expect nights in Chiang Mai to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

333 Shooting Range Mae Rim, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

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