59 days in Thailand & Cambodia Itinerary

59 days in Thailand & Cambodia Itinerary

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59 days in Thailand & Cambodia Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  21 h 45 min
1
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 7 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Sukhothai, Thailand
— 5 nights
Drive:  5 h
3
Ayutthaya, Thailand
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Sai Yok, Thailand
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
5
Hua Hin, Thailand
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Taxi + Ferry:  8 h 30 min
6
Ko Lipe, Thailand
— 1 night
Ferry:  3 h 15 min
7
Ko Lanta, Thailand
— 4 nights
Ferry + Bus:  4 h
8
Phuket Town, Thailand
— 5 nights
Shuttle:  2 h 30 min
9
Krabi Town, Thailand
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h 30 min
10
Bophut, Thailand
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h
11
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 3 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  5 h 45 min
12
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 11 nights
Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Toronto, Canada

7
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain) and Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Wat Suan Dok and Wat Phra Singh. Get out of town with these interesting Chiang Mai side-trips: Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim) and Doi Inthanon (in Doi Inthanon National Park). There's lots more to do: stroll through Elephant Rescue Park, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, browse the eclectic array of goods at Tha Pae Walking Street, and don't miss a visit to Fort of Ka-Tham.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Chiang Mai trip itinerary maker app .

Toronto, Canada to Chiang Mai is an approximately 22-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Toronto to Chiang Mai. Traveling from Toronto in January, expect Chiang Mai to be much warmer, temps between 34°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Maerim Elephant Sanctuary, Doi Inthanon, Tha Pae Walking Street
Highlights from your plan
Zipline

5
nights
Sukhothai, Thailand

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sukhothai Historical Park and King Ramkhamhaeng Monument. Discover out-of-the-way places like Wat Phrapai Luang and Ta Pha Dean Shrine. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sukhothai: Kamphaeng Phet (Wat Thep Molee & Wat Nak Watchara Sophon), Phitsanulok (Shrine of King Naresuan the Great & Phitsanulok Railway Station) and Shrine of King Taksin the Great (in Tak). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Mai, don't miss a visit to Wat Chom Chuen, and admire the sheer force of Namtok Sai Rung.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sukhothai route planning app .

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Sukhothai takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in January, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sai Yok.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kamphaeng Phet, Phitsanulok, Shrine of King Taksin the Great, Rong Je Sai Tee Hook Tueng, Wat Thepnimitr
Highlights from your plan
Sukhothai Historical Park ©
Sukhothai Historical Park
Wat Phrapai Luang ©
Wat Phrapai Luang
King Ramkhamhaeng Monument ©
King Ramkhamhaeng Monument

2
nights
Ayutthaya, Thailand

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.
On the 15th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Na Phra Meru, examine the collection at Chan Kasem National Museum, then appreciate the history behind King Naresuan Monument, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Kasattrathirat Worawihan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Million Toy Museum by Krirk Yoonpun, admire the masterpieces at Ayutthaya National Art Museum, see the interesting displays at Baan Hollanda, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Wat Borom Puttharam, and finally pause for some photo ops at Queen Suriyothai Monument.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ayutthaya online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Sukhothai to Ayutthaya takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sukhothai in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ayutthaya, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sai Yok.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Chantharakasem National Museum ©
Chantharakasem National Museum
Million Toy Museum by Krirk Yoonpun ©
Million Toy Museum by Krirk Yoonpun
Baan Hollanda ©
Baan Hollanda

2
nights
Sai Yok, Thailand

Sai Yok ©
Say Yok district promises to keep visitors entertained for days in a world overgrown by lush jungles and dominated by limestone cliffs and a massive Khmer temple complex.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Erawan National Park and Huay Mae Khamin Waterfalls. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Daowadueng Cave and stroll through Elephant Haven.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sai Yok day trip planning tool .

Getting from Ayutthaya to Sai Yok by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hua Hin.

Things to do in Sai Yok

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Si Sawat
Highlights from your plan
Erawan National Park ©
Erawan National Park
Huay Mae Khamin Waterfalls ©
Huay Mae Khamin Waterfalls

5
nights
Hua Hin, Thailand

Hua Hin ©
The seaside town of Hua Hin serves as a popular coastal retreat for Bangkok residents and international tourists.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Huay Mongkol Temple and Wat Khao Lan Thom. Visit Ao Manao and Bang Pu Beach for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Hua Hin side-trips: Wat Kuiburi (in Kui Buri), Wat Khao Din (in Pranburi) and Wat Ao Noi (in Prachuap Khiri Khan). There's lots more to do: gain insight at Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand, stroll through Suan Son Pradipat Beach, stop by The Family Tree, and tee off at Black Mountain Golf Club.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hua Hin journey website .

Drive from Sai Yok to Hua Hin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ko Lipe.

Things to do in Hua Hin

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Prachuap Khiri Khan, Sam Roi Yot, Wat Kuiburi, Wat Khao Din, Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand
Highlights from your plan
Ao Manao ©
Ao Manao
Huay Mongkol Temple ©
Huay Mongkol Temple
Suan Son Pradipat Beach ©
Suan Son Pradipat Beach

1
night
Ko Lipe, Thailand

Ko Lipe ©
With a name that means "Paper Island" in the local Chao Ley language, Ko Lipe is known for its white sand beaches, historical villages, and diving attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): kick back and relax at Pattaya Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sanom Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Beach. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Ko Lipe, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sunrise Beach.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ko Lipe vacation builder .

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Hua Hin to Ko Lipe in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Hua Hin to Ko Lipe. Traveling from Hua Hin in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 29°C in Ko Lipe. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Lipe

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sunrise Beach ©
Sunrise Beach
Pattaya Beach ©
Pattaya Beach
Sunset Beach ©
Sunset Beach

4
nights
Ko Lanta, Thailand

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
You'll get in some beach time at Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai) and Diamond Cliff Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Nui Beach and Lighthouse. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Khlong Khong Beach, take a stroll through Eco Art Village, look for gifts at The Boss Collection, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Lanta online attractions planner .

Ride a ferry from Ko Lipe to Ko Lanta in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Ko Lipe in January, expect slightly colder with lows of 26°C in Ko Lanta. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai) ©
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai)
Diamond Cliff Beach ©
Diamond Cliff Beach
Khlong Khong Beach ©
Khlong Khong Beach

5
nights
Phuket Town, Thailand

Phuket Town ©
The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Get a sense of the local culture at Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) and Museum Phuket. Discover out-of-the-way places like Yanui Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Venture out of the city with trips to Rawai (Spas & Promthep Cape), Off-Road Tours (in Patong) and Karon View Point (in Karon). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bang Tao Beach, take in the awesome beauty at Khao Rang Hill View Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Monkey Hill, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jui Tui Shrine.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Phuket Town online attractions planner .

Do a combination of ferry and bus from Ko Lanta to Phuket Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Rawai, Phuket, Off-Road Tours, Karon View Point
Highlights from your plan
Yanui Beach ©
Yanui Beach
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) ©
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)
Mai Khao Beach ©
Mai Khao Beach

5
nights
Krabi Town, Thailand

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Krabi Elephant Sanctuary and Wat Rat Upatham (Wat Bang Riang). Relax by the water at Ao Tha Lane and Koh Lao Lading. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Krabi Town: Thap Put (Praya-Nakarach Cave Temple & Wat Rat Uppatham) and Lawa Island (in Ao Phang Nga National Park). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suwan Kuha (Cave Temple), look for gifts at VICTORIA Fashion House, take in the exciting artwork at Dao Art Gallery, and explore the fascinating underground world of Diamond Cave (Tham Phra Nang Nai).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Krabi Town trip itinerary site .

Traveling by shuttle from Phuket Town to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Thap Put, Wat Suwan Kuha (Cave Temple), Lawa Island
Highlights from your plan
Ao Tha Lane ©
Ao Tha Lane
Praya-Nakarach Cave Temple ©
Praya-Nakarach Cave Temple
Wat Rat Upatham (Wat Bang Riang) ©
Wat Rat Upatham (Wat Bang Riang)

5
nights
Bophut, Thailand

Bophut
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Art-samui and Wat Khunaram (Mummified Monk) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Choeng Mon Beach and Off-Road Tours. Change things up with a short trip to Khanom Beach in Khanom (about 1h 40 min away). There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at Samui Football Golf Club, take in the spiritual surroundings of Laem Sor Pagoda, don't miss a visit to Pagoda Khao Hua Jook, and look for gifts at James Fashion.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bophut trip maker app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Krabi Town to Bophut takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Krabi Town, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Bophut, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Ko Samui, Khanom Beach, Chinese Temple
Highlights from your plan
Choeng Mon Beach
Choeng Mon Beach
Art-samui ©
Art-samui
Secret Buddha Garden ©
Secret Buddha Garden

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Haad Chao Phao Beach and Hat Sadet Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Leela Beach and Wat Khao Tham. There's still lots to do: enjoy some diversion at Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium, experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chaloklum, and enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at C&M Learn Thai Culture.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ko Pha Ngan trip planner .

You can drive from Bophut to Ko Pha Ngan in 4 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Ko Pha Ngan can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Hat Sadet Beach ©
Hat Sadet Beach
Leela Beach ©
Leela Beach
Wat Khao Tham ©
Wat Khao Tham

11
nights
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Get some cultural insight at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver and Preah Khan. Explore hidden gems such as Beng Mealea and Baphuon Temple. There's much more to do: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, explore the ancient world of Ta Som, examine the collection at Cambodia Landmine Museum, and appreciate the history behind The Victory Gate.

To find maps and other tourist information, go to the Siem Reap trip builder app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Siem Reap in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in February, plan for slightly colder nights in Siem Reap, with lows around 26°C. On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Siem Reap Province
Highlights from your plan
Beng Mealea ©
Beng Mealea
Cambodia Landmine Museum ©
Cambodia Landmine Museum

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