20 days in Thailand Itinerary

20 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Start: Vienna
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Sukhothai
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Karon, Phuket
— 3 nights
Drive + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
4
Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
Ferry:  45 min
5
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
6
Krabi Town
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
7
Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
Ferry:  30 min
8
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Vienna

1
day
Sukhothai

Sukhothai ©
A trip to Sukhothai is a must for anyone interested in the origins of the Thai empire, which began in this city in the 13th century.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Traphang Thong, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Maha That, thenexplore the ancient world of Sukhothai Historical Park, thenexplore the ancient world of Wat Sa Si, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Wat Si Chum.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sukhothai route maker.

Vienna, Austria to Sukhothai is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Indochina Time is 6 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Vienna in December: high temperatures in Sukhothai hover around 35°C and lows are around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Wat Traphang Thong
Highlights from your plan
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That
Sukhothai Historical Park ©
Sukhothai Historical Park
Wat Si Chum ©
Wat Si Chum

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Wat Saket and Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine). Popular historic sites such as Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit).

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bangkok trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Sukhothai to Bangkok by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In December in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Karon.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Spas
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
Karon, Phuket

Karon ©
Quieter than nearby Patong Beach, the resort town of Karon offers a wide stretch of golden sand, which attracts mostly couples and families.
We've included these beaches for you: Patong Beach and Yanui Beach. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Martin Fashion and Unique fashion. The adventure continues: take some stellar pictures from Karon View Point, make a trip to Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), kick back and relax at Freedom Beach, and look for gifts at Casa Di Moda The Fashion House.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Karon day trip planning app.

Getting from Bangkok to Karon by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. December in Karon sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Karon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Rawai, Patong, Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)
Highlights from your plan
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Yanui Beach ©
Yanui Beach
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

3
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lanta Klong Nin Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Do your shopping at The Boss Collection and Lanta Fashion. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Kantiang Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, and look for gifts at FashionPoint.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ko Lanta itinerary planner.

Getting from Karon to Ko Lanta by combination of car and ferry takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. In December in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Lanta Klong Nin Beach ©
Lanta Klong Nin Beach
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare

1
night
Ko Phi Phi Don

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 19th (Wed), head off the coast to Bamboo Island, make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, thenexplore the striking landscape at Viking Cave, and finally head off the coast to Ko Phi Phi Le.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ko Phi Phi Don online vacation maker.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Nature Parks

Side Trip

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

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 20th (Thu): kick back and relax at Railay Beach, stop by King's Fashion Tailor in Ao nang, Krabi - Thailand, thenstop by VICTORIA Fashion House, thenlook for gifts at The Giorgio Fashion, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea). Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Railay View Point, thenstop by De' MARCO Fashions, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at PhraNang Cave Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Krabi Town road trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Krabi Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
De' MARCO Fashions ©
De' MARCO Fashions
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Railay View Point ©
Railay View Point

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Step off the beaten path and head to Haad Yao Beach and Bottle Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine and Wat Chaloklum. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Thong Nai Pan Noi, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm, and stroll through Haad Khom.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Pha Ngan day trip website.

Fly from Krabi Town to Ko Pha Ngan in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Haad Yao Beach ©
Haad Yao Beach
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach

3
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Maenam Beach and Samrong Beach. Shop till you drop at Classic International Suits and Amazonas Beachwear. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bophut: Lamai Beach (Bowtiful Jewellery, Fisherman Pants Shop, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem, look for gifts at Dao Siam Cosmetics, and enjoy the sand and surf at Malibu beach.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bophut online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut takes an hour. In December in Bophut, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bophut

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Maret, Maenam Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach
Classic International Suits ©
Classic International Suits

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