12 days in Thailand Itinerary

12 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Bangkok
— 1 night
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Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
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Bophut, Ko Samui
— 1 night
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Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Drive to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, Ferry to Ko Lanta
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Ko Lanta
— 1 night
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
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Krabi Town
— 1 night
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Bangkok

City of Angels

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 7th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, and finally look for gifts at Vicky's Fashion. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Jim Thompson House, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

Karachi, Pakistan to Bangkok is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from Karachi in October, plan for little chillier days in Bangkok, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

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Wat Pho ©
Must see
Wat Pho
4.6
The Grand Palace ©
Historic Site
The Grand Palace
4.1

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Chiang Mai

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
On the 9th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, look for gifts at Thai Inter Fabrics, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Chiang Mai trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Chiang Mai can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

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Spa / Wellness
Spas & Wellness
4.8
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Zipline
Zipline
4.2

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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.
On the 11th (Tue), wander the streets of Fisherman’s Village, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bophut tour itinerary app.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Bophut in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Chiang Mai in October since evenings lows in Bophut dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Bophut

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.8
Fisherman’s Village ©
Neighborhood
Fisherman’s Village
3.9
Big Buddha ©
Religious Site
Big Buddha
3.9

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Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 12th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Kata Beach, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then look for gifts at Phuket Tailor New Armani, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nai Harn Beach and then get great views at Karon View Point.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Patong trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Bophut to Patong takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Patong, with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Nai Harn Beach ©
Lookout
Nai Harn Beach
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Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): soothe aching muscles at Oasis Yoga, then stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Lanta trip planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Patong to Ko Lanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 14:
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.7
Oasis Yoga ©
Spa / Wellness
Oasis Yoga
4.7

1
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Ko Phi Phi Don

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 15th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Ko Phi Phi Le, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don vacation planning app.

Getting from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.8

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Krabi Town

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): look for gifts at De' MARCO Fashions, take some stellar pictures from Railay View Point, then enjoy the sand and surf at Railay Beach, and finally stroll through PhraNang Cave Beach.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Krabi Town journey builder.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. In October in Krabi Town, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 16:
Highlights from your trip
Railay Beach ©
Beach
Railay Beach
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