12 days in Bangkok, Chiang Mai & Krabi Town Itinerary

12 days in Bangkok, Chiang Mai & Krabi Town Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
2
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
3
Krabi Town
— 4 nights

3
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, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket, and get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 7 hours. Traveling from London in December, expect Bangkok to be much warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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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
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.
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, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, look for gifts at Metal Studio Jewelry Chaing Mai, and enjoy breathtaking views from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai visit planner.

Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in December, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Chiang Mai. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Siam Rice Thai Cookery School ©
Siam Rice Thai Cookery School
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

4
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Krabi Town: Lanta Animal Welfare (in Ban Sala Dan) and Ko Lanta (Shark Diving, The Boss Collection, &more). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Railay Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Diamond Cave (Tham Phra Nang Nai), browse the exhibits of Dao Art Gallery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at PhraNang Cave Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Krabi Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chiang Mai in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Krabi Town, with lows around °C. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Ko Lanta
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Shark Diving
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare

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