17 days in Thailand Itinerary

17 days in Thailand Itinerary

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17 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Bucharest
Fly + bus:  19​h
1
Phuket Town
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h
2
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 3 nights
3
Ko Lipe
— 3 nights
+2
ferry + bus + Fly:  9​h
4
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Bangkok
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Bucharest


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2
nights
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 12th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, make a trip to Bangla Road, then make a trip to Big Buddha Phuket, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong).

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Phuket Town trip itinerary planning site .

Bucharest, Romania to Phuket Town is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Bucharest to Phuket Town is 5 hours. Traveling from Bucharest in November, expect Phuket Town to be much hotter, temps between 37°C and 27°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Patong
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

3
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

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 nature, wildlife, adventure, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Maya Bay, kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay, and explore the fascinating underground world of Ko Phi Phi Le.

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You can ride a ferry from Phuket Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Lipe.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Maya Bay ©
Maya Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

3
nights
Ko Lipe

Ko Lipe ©
With a name that means "Paper Island" in the local Chao Ley language, Ko Lipe is known for its white sand beaches, historical villages, and diving attractions.
Ko Lipe is known for nature, wildlife, beaches, outdoors, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Ko Lipe, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, head outdoors with Sunrise Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sanom Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ko Lipe road trip planning site .

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lipe in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lipe is 1 hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Ko Lipe

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Koh Hin Ngam
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Ko Lipe ©
Ko Lipe
Scuba & Snorkeling
Sunrise Beach ©
Sunrise Beach

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.
Step out of Chiang Mai to go to Doi Suthep and see Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. Spend the 22nd (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Saen Muang Ma Luang, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai travel route builder .

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Ko Lipe to Chiang Mai takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Ko Lipe in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Chiang Mai, with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): get your game on at VR1 -Thonglor Virtual Reality cafe Bangkok, stroll around Lumpini Park, stop by Bangkok Fashion Center, contemplate the waterfront views at Chao Phraya River, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Intharam Worawiharn, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from State Tower. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Klongs, identify plant and animal life at Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute), and then admire the landmark architecture of Ancient City.

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Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Chiang Mai in November, Bangkok is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Ancient City
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Lumpini Park ©
Lumpini Park
Ancient City ©
Ancient City
State Tower ©
State Tower

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