28 days in Thailand Itinerary

28 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Bangkok
— 5 nights
2
Khao Yai National Park
— 3 nights
3
Chiang Rai
— 1 night
4
Patong, Phuket
— 5 nights
5
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
6
Krabi Town
— 3 nights
7
Koh Tao
— 2 nights
8
Chiang Mai
— 4 nights

5
nights
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.
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, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bangkok using our trip planner.

San Francisco, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 15 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in November, with highs in Bangkok at 91°F and lows at 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Khao Yai National Park.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 9:
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

3
nights
Khao Yai National Park

Khao Yai National Park ©
The oldest national park in Thailand--and a World Heritage Site to boot--Khao Yai National Park impresses visitors with its waterfalls, mountainous terrain, and abundant monsoon forest.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Khao Yai National Park. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Haew Narok Waterfall and then get outside with Khao Yai Bird Watching Day Trip by Thailand Bird Watching.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Khao Yai National Park road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Bangkok to Khao Yai National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Khao Yai National Park can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Khao Yai National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Khao Yai National Park
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 12:
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Khao Yai National Park ©
Khao Yai National Park
Haew Narok Waterfall ©
Haew Narok Waterfall

1
night
Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai ©
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
On the 12th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Huay Pla Kang.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Chiang Rai tour site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Khao Yai National Park to Chiang Rai. Traveling from Khao Yai National Park in November, expect Chiang Rai to be a bit cooler, temps between 84°F and 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:
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Wat Rong Khun ©
Wat Rong Khun
Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) ©
Chiang Rai Night Bazaar ©
Chiang Rai Night Bazaar

5
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Venture out of the city with trips to Windmill Viewpoint (in Phuket Town) and Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, kick back and relax at Karon Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kata Beach, and browse the different shops at Instyle Bespoke Tailors.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Patong travel planning tool.

Fly from Chiang Rai to Patong in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Patong when traveling from Chiang Rai in November, with lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Karon, Phuket Town
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 18:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

3
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

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: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, enjoy the sand and surf at Loh Dalum Beach, stroll through Laem Tong Bay, and Head underground at Viking Cave.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don road trip planning tool.

Getting from Patong to Ko Phi Phi Don by ferry takes about 3 hours. In November in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 21:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

3
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Krabi Town is known for beaches, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Railay Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea), stroll through Nopparat Thara Beach, and stop by Alex's Fashion.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Krabi Town online trip itinerary builder.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Krabi Town can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)

2
nights
Koh Tao

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 24th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

Plan trip to Koh Tao with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Krabi Town to Koh Tao takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 78°F. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas & Wellness

4
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.
Spend the 27th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, stop by Ambassador Fashions, enjoy breathtaking views from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Night Bazaar.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai day trip tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Koh Tao to Chiang Mai takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Koh Tao in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Chiang Mai, with lows around 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

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