16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

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16 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Bangkok
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
Phuket Town
— 2 nights
Shuttle:  2 h 30 min
4
Krabi Town
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Bophut
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Bangkok
— Few hours
Fly:  20 h
End: Los Angeles

2
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.
On the 22nd (Sun), steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), then see the interesting displays at Erawan Museum, and finally enjoy the dining and entertainment at Checkinn99. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Ancient City, stop by Rajawongse Clothier, then examine the collection at The Ananta Samakom Throne Hall, and finally don't miss a visit to Wat Pho.

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Los Angeles, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Los Angeles to Bangkok, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, you will find days in Bangkok are a bit warmer (94°F), and nights are much warmer (79°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Samut Prakan
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Rajawongse Clothier ©
Rajawongse Clothier
Ancient City ©
Ancient City

2
nights
Chiang Mai

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain), tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Rescue Park, then look for gifts at Smart Fashion, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Traveling from Bangkok in March, expect a bit cooler with lows of 69°F in Chiang Mai. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Elephant Rescue Park ©
Elephant Rescue Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Phuket Town

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 26th (Thu): kick back and relax at Yanui Beach, shop like a local with New Topas Collection, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally see the interesting displays at Phuket Trickeye Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): stroll through Monkey Hill, take in the awesome beauty at Khao Rang Hill View Point, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then don't miss a visit to Big Buddha Phuket, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Rawai Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Phuket Town tour itinerary maker app .

Getting from Chiang Mai to Phuket Town by combination of flight and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Chiang Mai in March: highs in Phuket Town hover around 92°F, while lows dip to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to take a shuttle to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Rawai
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Phuket Trickeye Museum ©
Phuket Trickeye Museum
Yanui Beach ©
Yanui Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Get a sense of the local culture at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) and Dao Art Gallery. Relax by the water at Lanta Klong Nin Beach and Railay Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Ko Lanta (Scuba & Snorkeling & Kantiang Bay). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through PhraNang Cave Beach, stop by King's Fashion, explore the fascinating underground world of Diamond Cave (Tham Phra Nang Nai), and hunt for treasures at Karbi Walking Street.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Krabi Town trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by shuttle from Phuket Town to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 96°F in March, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Ko Lanta
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay
Lanta Klong Nin Beach ©
Lanta Klong Nin Beach

3
nights
Bophut

Bophut
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scuba & Snorkeling and Chaweng Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Choeng Mon Beach and Coral Cove Beach. The adventure continues: push the limits with an extreme tour, visit Fisherman’s Village, admire the masterpieces at Art-samui, and look for gifts at James Fashion.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bophut trip builder website .

Getting from Krabi Town to Bophut by combination of bus and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Krabi Town in March, you will find days in Bophut are a bit cooler (89°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (80°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Ko Samui, Mae Nam
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Choeng Mon Beach
Choeng Mon Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Chaweng Beach ©
Chaweng Beach

few
hours
Bangkok

Bangkok
For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bangkok trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Bophut to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Tours Nightlife
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