22 days in Thailand Itinerary

22 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Zurich
Fly:  15 h
1
Bangkok
— 1 day
Fly + Drive:  12 h
2
Chiang Kham
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
train:  9 h
4
Ayutthaya
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
5
Laem Ngop
— 6 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
6
Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Zurich

1
day
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 28th (Tue): contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Bangkok trip maker site.

Zurich, Switzerland to Bangkok is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Bangkok is 6 hours. Traveling from Zurich in July, expect Bangkok to be a bit warmer, temps between 39°C and 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Chiang Kham.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World ©
SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

4
nights
Chiang Kham

Chiang Kham ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Phu Sang National Park (in Phu Sang), Doi Pha Tang (in Wiang Kaen) and Phu Chi Fa Forest Park (in Thoeng).

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Chiang Kham trip itinerary app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bangkok to Chiang Kham. Traveling from Bangkok in July, you will find days in Chiang Kham are a bit cooler (35°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Chiang Kham

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Phayao City, Phu Sang National Park, Doi Pha Tang, Phu Chi Fa Forest Park
Highlights from your plan
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park ©
Phu Chi Fa Forest Park
Phu Sang National Park ©
Phu Sang National Park
Kwan Phayao (Phayao Lake) ©
Kwan Phayao (Phayao Lake)

3
nights
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.
Attractions like Chiang Mai Zoo and Tiger Kingdom - Chiang Mai make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Doi Inthanon National Park in Doi Inthanon National Park (about 1h 45 min away). The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Chet Lin, get your game on at Chiangmai Speedkart, and stroll through Elephant Rescue Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Chiang Mai travel tool.

Traveling by car from Chiang Kham to Chiang Mai takes 4 hours. In August, daytime highs in Chiang Mai are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Doi Inthanon National Park, Tiger Kingdom - Chiang Mai
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Doi Inthanon National Park ©
Doi Inthanon National Park
Elephant Rescue Park ©
Elephant Rescue Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan, delve into the distant past at Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon, then explore the ancient world of Wat Maha That, and finally delve into the distant past at Wat Phra Sri Sanphet.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Ayutthaya road trip planner.

Getting from Chiang Mai to Ayutthaya by combination of flight and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Laem Ngop.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That
Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon ©
Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet ©
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet

6
nights
Laem Ngop

Laem Ngop ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes White Sand Beach. Family-friendly places like Ao Krating and Khlong Prao Beach will thrill your kids.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Laem Ngop trip itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ayutthaya to Laem Ngop. Traveling from Ayutthaya in August, you will find days in Laem Ngop are a bit cooler (35°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). You'll set off for Bangkok on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Laem Ngop

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ko Chang, Ao Krating
Highlights from your plan
White Sand Beach ©
White Sand Beach
Klong Plu Waterfall ©
Klong Plu Waterfall
Khlong Prao Beach ©
Khlong Prao Beach

3
nights
Bangkok

Bangkok ©
Bring the kids along to Safari World and Curse of the Mummy in 3D. Change things up with these side-trips from Bangkok: Pattaya (EasyKart, Pattaya Beach, &more). Enjoy Bangkok some more: get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, look for gifts at Raja's Fashions, and admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

For ratings and tourist information, refer to the Bangkok holiday planner.

Drive from Laem Ngop to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. While traveling from Laem Ngop, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bangkok, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks Shopping Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Pattaya
Highlights from your plan
Safari World ©
Safari World
Pattaya Beach ©
Pattaya Beach
Chao Phraya River ©
Chao Phraya River

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