9 days in Thailand Itinerary

9 days in Thailand Itinerary

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9 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Bangkok
— 1 night
+2
Fly + bus + ferry:  4​h 45​min
2
Ko Pha Ngan
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 1 night
+2
Fly + bus + ferry:  5​h 45​min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
ferry:  2​h
5
Phuket Town, Phuket
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h
End: Barcelona

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, explore the ancient world of Wat Pho, and then see the interesting displays at Jim Thompson House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, surround yourself with nature on SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bangkok tour builder .

Barcelona, Spain to Bangkok is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Barcelona to Bangkok. In August, Bangkok is a bit warmer than Barcelona - with highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Ko Pha Ngan

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): stroll through Bottle Beach, then stop by Sugar & Spice, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Haad Yuan Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Thong Nai Pan Noi, then enjoy the sand and surf at Salad Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ko Pha Ngan vacation planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Bangkok to Ko Pha Ngan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In August, daytime highs in Ko Pha Ngan are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Salad Beach
Salad Beach

1
night
Bophut, Ko Samui

Bophut ©
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
On the 26th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Maenam Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Plai Laem, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally kick back and relax at Chaweng Beach.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bophut fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

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

1
night
Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 27th (Tue), explore the activities along Maya Bay, Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and ferry from Bophut to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Bophut in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Ko Phi Phi Don, with lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

2
nights
Phuket Town, Phuket

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): get outside with Outdoor Activities, take some stellar pictures from Nai Harn Beach, then get great views at Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), and finally see the interesting displays at Phuket Trickeye Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Phuket Town day trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Phuket Town in 2 hours. In August in Phuket Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Thu).

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Nai Harn Beach
Highlights from your plan
Phuket Trickeye Museum ©
Phuket Trickeye Museum
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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