20 days in Thailand Itinerary

20 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
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.
Go for a jaunt from Chiang Mai to Mae Win to see Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, stop by Mesimu, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Chiang Mai trip itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Chiang Mai is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Brussels to Chiang Mai. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect Chiang Mai to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community ©
Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

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 lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Bangkok, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Zoos & Aquariums

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)

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

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 the scholastic atmosphere at C&M Learn Thai Culture, experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm, stroll through Ao Plai Laem, and kick back and relax at Bottle Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan tour itinerary 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. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi

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 27th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Koh Tao holiday planner.

Ride a ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Koh Tao in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas & Wellness

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
On the 28th (Tue), stop by De' MARCO Fashions, kick back and relax at Railay Beach, and then get outside with Ko Hong. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): stroll through PhraNang Cave Beach and then delve into the lush surroundings at Krabi Elephant Sanctuary.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Krabi Town planning tool.

Fly from Koh Tao to Krabi Town 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 Koh Tao in July since evenings lows in Krabi Town dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Ko Hong
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Krabi Elephant Sanctuary ©
Krabi Elephant Sanctuary
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
De' MARCO Fashions ©
De' MARCO Fashions

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): stroll through Laem Tong Bay, thenhead off the coast to Mosquito Island, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint. Keep things going the next day: see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, and then stroll through Long Beach.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don road trip planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 2.5 hours. In July in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Patong.

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

5
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Explore Patong's surroundings by going to Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong) and Phang Nga Bay. (in Ao Phang Nga National Park). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Bangla Road, enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Banana Beach, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Patong itinerary builder site.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. You'll set off for home on the 5th (Wed).

Things to do in Patong

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Banana Beach, Big Buddha Phuket, Phang Nga Bay.
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

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