21 days in Thailand Itinerary

21 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
2
Kanchanaburi
— 2 nights
3
Ayutthaya
— 1 night
4
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
5
Chiang Rai
— 2 nights
6
Koh Tao
— 3 nights
7
Khao Sok National Park
— 1 night
8
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights

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.
Get some historical perspective at Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). Take a break from the city and head to Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute) and Chao Phraya River. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple), take a stroll through Chinatown - Bangkok, and shop like a local with Khaosan Road.

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Paris, France to Bangkok is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Paris in February, with highs in Bangkok at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kanchanaburi.

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 the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit) ©

2
nights
Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi ©
The capital city of an eponymous province, Kanchanaburi is a pleasant town with lively markets and a good selection of restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): stroll through Elephant Haven, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Thewa Sangkharam, thenstroll the grounds of Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, and finally examine the collection at The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Bridge Over the River Kwai.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kanchanaburi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in February, Kanchanaburi is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Kanchanaburi

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Elephant Haven
Highlights from your plan
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery ©
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre ©
The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre
Bridge Over the River Kwai ©
Bridge Over the River Kwai

1
night
Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya
Located just east of the famous ruins after which it is named, Ayutthaya provides the setting for a holiday of historical, natural, and cultural exploration.
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Drive from Kanchanaburi to Ayutthaya in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Ayutthaya can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will leave for Chiang Mai on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

3
nights
Chiang Mai

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.
Popular historic sites such as Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham and Wat Si Suphan are in your itinerary. Visiting Maerim Elephant Sanctuary and Thai Elephant Home will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain), admire the landmark architecture of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, enjoy breathtaking views from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai sightseeing website.

Fly from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Ayutthaya in February, Chiang Mai is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Thai Elephant Home, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Maerim Elephant Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Thai Elephant Home ©
Thai Elephant Home
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary ©
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary

2
nights
Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai ©
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Baan Dam Museum, examine the collection at 212 House of Opium ( MUSEUM ) พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านฝิ่น, don't miss a visit to The Navel City Pillar of Chiang Rai, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phrathat Doi Chom Thong, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha). On your second day here, walk around Singha Park, admire the landmark architecture of Wat Rong Khun, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Rong Seur Ten (Blue Temple).

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Chiang Rai trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Chiang Mai in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Chiang Rai, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Singha Park, 212 House of Opium ( MUSEUM ) พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านฝิ่น
Highlights from your plan
Wat Rong Khun ©
Wat Rong Khun
Wat Rong Seur Ten (Blue Temple) ©
Wat Rong Seur Ten (Blue Temple)
Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) ©

3
nights
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): choose your vessel at Unseen Tours Koh Tao. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Sai Daeng Beach, and then choose your vessel at Island Cruises Sailing.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Koh Tao trip itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Chiang Rai to Koh Tao in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Koh Tao when traveling from Chiang Rai in February, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Khao Sok National Park.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Unseen Tours Koh Tao ©
Unseen Tours Koh Tao
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Khao Sok National Park

Khao Sok National Park ©
While on tour of Khao Sok National Park, you'll discover a dense jungle, towering karst formations, and a man-made lake.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): make a trip to Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Khao Sok National Park travel route builder site.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Koh Tao to Khao Sok National Park in 8.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Koh Tao in March since evenings lows in Khao Sok National Park dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Khao Sok National Park

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple
Highlights from your plan
Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple ©
Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Lanta Old Town, kick back and relax at Diamond Cliff Beach, stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, and finally look for gifts at FashionPoint.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ko Lanta trip itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Khao Sok National Park to Ko Lanta. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Lanta Old Town ©
Lanta Old Town

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