22 days in Thailand & Bali Itinerary

22 days in Thailand & Bali Itinerary

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Train to London Heathrow, Fly to Chiang Mai
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Tao
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Koh Tao, Thailand
— 1 night
Ferry
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Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 3 nights
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Ferry to Bangrak, Bus to Koh Samui, Fly to Phuket
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Patong, Thailand
— 4 nights
Fly
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Seminyak, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ubud, Indonesia
— 3 nights
Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Exeter

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Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 2 nights

Rose of the North

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. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take some stellar pictures from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chiang Man.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip itinerary builder website.

Exeter, UK to Chiang Mai is an approximately 20-hour combination of train and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Exeter to Chiang Mai due to the time zone difference. In July in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Bangkok, Thailand

— 3 nights

City of Angels

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 shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and browse the different shops at Siam Paragon.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bangkok online trip maker.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Bangkok in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bangkok are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Koh Tao, Thailand

— 1 night

Turtle Island

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 23rd (Fri): shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Koh Tao holiday planner.

Getting from Bangkok to Koh Tao by combination of flight and ferry takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Koh Tao are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

— 3 nights
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, kick back and relax at Salad Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phu Khao Noi, and experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan road trip website.

Ride a ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan in 2 hours. In July in Ko Pha Ngan, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors · Tours · Classes · Wildlife

Patong, Thailand

— 4 nights
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Change things up with a short trip to Big Buddha Phuket in Chalong (about 46 minutes away). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, stroll through Green Elephant Sanctuary Park, discover the deep blue sea with No Gravity Dive Center, and look for gifts at Thai Benjarong by Siam Ceramic Handmade.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Patong online journey planner.

Do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Patong in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in July since evenings lows in Patong dip to 28°C. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Patong

Wildlife · Outdoors · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Seminyak, Indonesia

— 4 nights
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seminyak: Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban), Pantai Sanur (in Sanur) and Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu). Next up on the itinerary: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, stop by Asia Silver, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and let the kids burn off some steam at Cubby House Kids Club.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Seminyak trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Patong to Seminyak in 10.5 hours. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Central Indonesia Time (WITA), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daily temperatures in Seminyak can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors · Tours · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Ubud, Indonesia

— 3 nights
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Threads of Life, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, examine the collection at Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Mason Elephant Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirta Empul Temple, and then make a trip to Tegalalang Rice Terrace.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ubud trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Seminyak to Ubud in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Thailand travel guide

3.9
Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.

Bali travel guide

4.1
World heritage site · Spas · Beaches
Island of the Gods
A province of Indonesia, the island of Bali remains one of the world's top tourist destinations thanks to its beaches, diving spots, and resorts. Take a trip to Bali to discover the island's smiling and famously hospitable locals--perhaps the biggest treasure of this tropical paradise. More than just another fun-in-the-sun getaway, Bali also reveals a rich history and varied geography of mountains, rugged coastal areas, sandy beaches, thriving rice terraces, and stark volcanic hillsides that seem transported from another planet. A Bali tour uncovers some of the world's best surfing spots, as well as a deeply spiritual local culture and globally significant archeological attractions.