20 days in Thailand Itinerary

20 days in Thailand Itinerary

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20 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Ferry:  4 h 45 min
2
Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h 30 min
4
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
5
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry:  45 min
6
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
7
Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  19 h
End: Ljubljana

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 historic sites, shopping, nightlife, spas, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, examine the collection at Jim Thompson House, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Bangkok trip itinerary planning website .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Bangkok is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in December: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 36°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bangkok

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

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
We've included these beaches for you: Salad Beach and Thong Nai Pan Noi. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Bottle Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and stroll through Haad Yuan Beach.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ko Pha Ngan tour itinerary site .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bangkok to Ko Pha Ngan in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach

2
nights
Bophut, Ko Samui

Bophut ©
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha, stroll through Chaweng Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem and then take a stroll through Fisherman’s Village.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bophut vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut takes 4 hours. In December, daytime highs in Bophut are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman’s Village ©
Fisherman’s Village
Scuba & Snorkeling
Chaweng Beach ©
Chaweng Beach

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): kick back and relax at PhraNang Cave Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Railay Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by VICTORIA Fashion House and then take a peaceful walk through Krabi Elephant Sanctuary.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Krabi Town holiday tool .

Getting from Bophut to Krabi Town by combination of flight and bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Krabi Town, with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Krabi Elephant Sanctuary ©
Krabi Elephant Sanctuary
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach

2
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 23rd (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Nui Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stroll through Loh Dalum Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay, then kick back and relax at Loh Moo Dee Beach, and then stroll through Long Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don holiday builder app .

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. In December in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare and then stroll through Kantiang Bay.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ko Lanta travel app .

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta by ferry takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay

3
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 27th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Big Buddha Phuket, then stop by Dress Men Fashion, then kick back and relax at Patong Beach, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Mongkol Wararam, then stroll through Karon Beach, and then make a trip to Bangla Road.

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

Getting from Ko Lanta to Patong by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Karon Beach, Wat Mongkol Wararam
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

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