21 days in Thailand Itinerary

21 days in Thailand Itinerary

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

2
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wat Saket and Channel 7 Boxing Stadium. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and browse the different shops at Siam Paragon.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok road trip tool.

Lisbon, Portugal to Bangkok is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Lisbon in January, with highs in Bangkok at 36°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bangkok

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

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 15th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Unseen Tours Koh Tao. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: choose your vessel at Island Cruises Sailing and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Koh Tao trip itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Koh Tao takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Koh Tao when traveling from Bangkok in January, with lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Unseen Tours Koh Tao ©
Unseen Tours Koh Tao

2
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
On the 17th (Thu), whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Khao Tham, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, thenkick back and relax at Salad Beach, and finally enjoy some diversion at Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Pha Ngan online journey planner.

You can ride a ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Ko Pha Ngan are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas & Wellness
Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium ©
Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem, stop by Classic International Suits, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Overlap Stone, and then get your game on at EasyFly - Indoor Skydiving.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bophut online visit planner.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut takes an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Overlap Stone
Highlights from your plan
Classic International Suits ©
Classic International Suits
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem

2
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
On the 21st (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea), stop by The Giorgio Fashion, thenstep off the mainland to explore Tup Island, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Railay Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at PhraNang Cave Beach, step off the mainland to explore Poda Island, and then view the masterpieces at Dao Art Gallery.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Krabi Town trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Bophut to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Krabi Town, with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Poda Island ©
Poda Island
Tup Island ©
Tup Island
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach

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.
On the 23rd (Wed), head off the coast to Bamboo Island, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): stroll through Laem Tong Bay, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Viking Cave, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Ko Phi Phi Le.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ko Phi Phi Don online tour planner.

Ride a ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 25th (Fri), try for a hole-in-one at Lanta Parklife, stop by FashionPoint, thenstroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, and finally take a peaceful walk through Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Ko Lanta trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta takes 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Ko Lanta can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Scuba & Snorkeling
Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest ©
Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest

5
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Step off the beaten path and head to Promthep Cape and Nai Harn Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Patong: Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd. (in Rawai), Kayaking & Canoeing (in Phuket Town) and Chalong (Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) & Big Buddha Phuket). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, enjoy the sand and surf at Karon Beach, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Patong Beach.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Patong trip itinerary maker site.

You can 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. In January, daytime highs in Patong are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Rawai, Phuket Town, Karon
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Promthep Cape ©
Promthep Cape
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road

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