22 days in Thailand Itinerary

22 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
night
Bophut, Ko Samui

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): stroll through Maenam Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stop by Amazonas Beachwear. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): kick back and relax at Samrong Beach, kick back and relax at Malibu beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bophut road trip planner.

Queenstown, New Zealand to Bophut is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Queenstown to Bophut is minus 5 hours. In October in Bophut, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Maenam Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach

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.
Visit Ao Tanot Bay and Sai Daeng Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore hidden gems such as Lighthouse Bay and Laem Thian. On the 20th (Sun), spend a cool day on the water with Unseen Tours Koh Tao. There's more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Koh Tao online route builder.

Traveling by ferry from Bophut to Koh Tao takes 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Koh Tao can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Unseen Tours Koh Tao ©
Unseen Tours Koh Tao
Sai Daeng Beach ©
Sai Daeng Beach

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Relax by the water at Thong Nai Pan Noi and Ao Plai Laem. Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Haad Yuan Beach. There's lots more to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, stroll through Haad Khom, kick back and relax at Salad Beach, and experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan trip itinerary planning website.

Ride a ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas & Wellness

1
night
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 26th (Sat), stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, enjoy the sand and surf at Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai), and then delve into the lush surroundings at Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ko Lanta trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Ko Lanta takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Ko Lanta, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai) ©
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai)
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, thenstep off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nui Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don visit planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. In October in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rawai.

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
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): stroll through Nai Harn Beach, stroll through Ao Sane, take some stellar pictures from Karon View Point, thentee off at Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd., and finally take some stellar pictures from Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Thu): choose your vessel at Andys Scuba Diving Phuket.

To find maps and other tourist information, you can read our Rawai online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Ko Phi Phi Don to Rawai takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Rawai can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Rawai

Outdoors Adventure Wildlife

Side Trips

Karon View Point, Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)
Highlights from your plan
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Andys Scuba Diving Phuket ©
Andys Scuba Diving Phuket
Ao Sane ©
Ao Sane

1
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.
On the 1st (Fri), explore the ancient world of Wat Chang Lom, delve into the distant past at Wat Si Chum, thenexplore 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. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Si Satchanalai Historical Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Sukhothai trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Rawai to Sukhothai in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Sukhothai can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That
Sukhothai Historical Park ©
Sukhothai Historical Park
Wat Si Chum ©
Wat Si Chum

4
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.
Head to Chatuchak Weekend Market and Siam Paragonfor some retail therapy. Appreciate the collections at Madame Tussauds Bangkok and Jim Thompson House. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), and don't miss a visit to Wat Pho.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bangkok online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Sukhothai to Bangkok in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

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 Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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