20 days in Thailand Itinerary

20 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Singh, thendelve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, thensoothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Wat Chiang Man.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai itinerary builder website.

Paris, France to Chiang Mai is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in August; daily highs in Chiang Mai reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh

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 4th (Sun): view the masterpieces at The Gallery, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the next day, choose your vessel at Unseen Tours Koh Tao.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Koh Tao road trip planner.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Koh Tao in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Koh Tao can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Unseen Tours Koh Tao ©
Unseen Tours Koh Tao
Spas & Wellness

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Ko Pha Ngan is known for beaches, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy some diversion at Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium, enjoy the sand and surf at Haad Khom, experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan by ferry takes about 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium ©
Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi

3
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Explore Patong's surroundings by going to Green Elephant Sanctuary Park (in Choeng Thale) and Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, kick back and relax at Patong Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and get your game on at Phuket Kart.

Plan trip to Patong with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Ko Pha Ngan to Patong in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in August since evenings lows in Patong dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Patong

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Big Buddha Phuket, Green Elephant Sanctuary Park
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Bamboo Island in Ao Nang (about 2h 30 min away). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, stroll through Long Beach, and head off the coast to Ko Bida Nok.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don day trip planning tool.

You can ride a ferry from Patong to Ko Phi Phi Don in 3 hours. In August in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest, thenrelax in the rural setting at Shaan and Jeevan's Eco-Farm, thenlook for gifts at Star Fashion, and finally view the masterpieces at Lanta Art. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pick up some new knowledge with Asalanta, stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, and then get your game on at Lanta Paintball & Bouldering Wall.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Lanta tour planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. In August in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Shopping Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Lanta Paintball & Bouldering Wall ©
Lanta Paintball & Bouldering Wall
Lanta Art ©
Lanta Art

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.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and meet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bangkok trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ko Lanta to Bangkok takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. August in Bangkok sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

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

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