22 days in Thailand Itinerary

22 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 1 night
2
Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
3
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
4
Rawai, Phuket
— 2 nights
5
Koh Tao
— 2 nights
6
Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
7
Ko Chang
— 2 nights
8
Sukhothai
— 1 night

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, thendon't miss a visit to Wat Pho, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and finally take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), thenadmire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bangkok trip itinerary planning tool.

London, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bangkok is 7 hours. Traveling from London in December, expect Bangkok to be much warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Step out of the city life by going to Long Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kantiang Bay and Lanta Klong Nin Beach. The adventure continues: take a peaceful walk through Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest, stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, stop by FashionPoint, and experience rural life at Shaan and Jeevan's Eco-Farm.

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Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Ko Lanta takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. December in Ko Lanta sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ko Phi Phi Le and Long Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Nui Beach and Loh Moo Dee Beach. When in Ko Phi Phi Don, make a side trip to see Bamboo Island in Ao Nang, approximately Ao Nang away. The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay, and explore the gorgeous colors at Ko Bida Nok.

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Getting from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. December in Ko Phi Phi Don sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Rawai.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bamboo Island
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Bamboo Island ©
Bamboo Island
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

2
nights
Rawai, Phuket

Rawai ©
A trip to Rawai, a beach resort on the island of Phuket, rewards visitors with access to quirky museums, heritage sites, and animal conservation projects.
On the 4th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), don't miss a visit to Big Buddha Phuket, stroll through Ao Sane, thenget great views at Nai Harn Beach, and finally tee off at Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd.. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Andys Scuba Diving Phuket.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rawai trip tool.

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Rawai by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Rawai

Outdoors Transportation Adventure

Side Trip

Phuket Town
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Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Andys Scuba Diving Phuket ©
Andys Scuba Diving Phuket
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

2
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Unseen Tours Koh Tao. We've included these beaches for you: Ao Tanot Bay and Laem Thian. There's more to do: hike along John-Suwan Viewpoint and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sai Daeng Beach.

To find maps and tourist information, go to the Koh Tao trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Rawai to Koh Tao by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In January in Koh Tao, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
John-Suwan Viewpoint ©
John-Suwan Viewpoint
Unseen Tours Koh Tao ©
Unseen Tours Koh Tao

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Take a break from the city and head to Thong Nai Pan Noi and Ao Plai Laem. Visit Bottle Beach and Haad Khom for some beach relaxation. There's lots more to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, enjoy the sand and surf at Salad Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, and look for gifts at Sugar & Spice.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ko Pha Ngan online road trip planner.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. January in Ko Pha Ngan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Ko Chang.

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
Ko Chang

Ko Chang ©
Ko Chang means "Elephant Island" and, though elephants are not indigenous to the island, visitors certainly see plenty of them on tours of protected reserves.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Klong Plu Waterfall and Klong Kloi Beach. Get in touch with nature at Khlong Prao Beach and Klong Son Bay. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Wai Chaek Beach and admire the sheer force of Klong Neung Waterfall.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ko Chang day trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Ko Pha Ngan to Ko Chang in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ko Chang when traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in January, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Ko Chang

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Khlong Prao Beach ©
Khlong Prao Beach
Klong Plu Waterfall ©
Klong Plu Waterfall
Klong Son Bay
Klong Son Bay

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night
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 15th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Wat Chang Lom, delve into the distant past at Wat Si Chum, explore the ancient world of Wat Sa Si, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Maha That, and finally delve into the distant past at Sukhothai Historical Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sukhothai trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Ko Chang to Sukhothai in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Ko Chang in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Sukhothai, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Parks
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Wat Si Chum ©
Wat Si Chum
Sukhothai Historical Park ©
Sukhothai Historical Park
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That

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