23 days in Thailand Itinerary

23 days in Thailand Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Thailand vacation planner

Make it your trip
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Bangkok
— 3 nights
Fly
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Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
Drive
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Mae Wang
— 2 nights
Drive
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Doi Inthanon National Park
— 1 night
Fly
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Patong, Phuket
— 4 nights
Drive to Phuket Bang Rong Pier, Ferry to Ko Lanta
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Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
Ferry
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Krabi Town
— 2 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Bus to Koh Tao
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Koh Tao
— 1 night
Ferry to Bangrak, Fly to Suvarnabhumi

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Bangkok

— 3 nights

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.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, and visit Khaosan Road.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Bangkok trip builder.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bangkok. In November, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:

Chiang Mai

— 3 nights

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.
Chiang Mai is known for wildlife, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Chiang Mai travel planning tool.

You can fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Chiang Mai, with lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Mae Wang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 10:

Mae Wang

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Special Tours. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Wachirathan Falls, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Pha Dok Seaw Waterfall.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mae Wang driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Mae Wang takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Doi Inthanon National Park.

Things to do in Mae Wang

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 10 — 12:

Doi Inthanon National Park

— 1 night
On the 13th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Phra Maha Dhatu Naphamethinidon and Naphaphonphumisiri Pagoda and then take in the awesome beauty at Doi Inthanon.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Doi Inthanon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mae Wang to Doi Inthanon National Park takes 1.5 hours. In November in Doi Inthanon National Park, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Doi Inthanon National Park

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:
Highlights from your trip

Patong, Phuket

— 4 nights
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Change things up with a short trip to Big Buddha Phuket in Chalong (about 46 minutes away). There's much more to do: make a trip to Bangla Road, enjoy the sand and surf at Freedom Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Patong journey builder tool.

Fly from Doi Inthanon National Park to Patong in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 13 — 17:

Ko Lanta

— 3 nights
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Spend the 18th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: stop by Lanta Animal Welfare, kick back and relax at Phra Ae Beach, get outside with Ko Ha Yai, and stroll through Long Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Lanta holiday maker tool.

You can 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. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 20:

Ko Phi Phi Don

— 3 nights
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for wildlife, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, head off the coast to Ko Bida Nok, stroll through Loh Lana Bay, and explore the fascinating underground world of Viking Cave.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don trip itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. In November in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 23:

Krabi Town

— 2 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at PhraNang Cave Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Railay Beach, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Phra Nang Spa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by De' MARCO Fashions and then see some colorful creatures with Sea Gypsy Divers.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Krabi Town route builder website.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. In November in Krabi Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 25:

Koh Tao

— 1 night

Turtle Island

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): hike along John-Suwan Viewpoint, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Koh Tao trip itinerary maker website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Krabi Town to Koh Tao in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Koh Tao are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Spas
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:

Thailand travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.