26 days in Thailand Itinerary

26 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
2
Ayutthaya
— 1 day
3
Chiang Mai
— 5 nights
4
Pai
— 3 nights
5
Surat Thani
— 1 day
6
Khao Sok National Park
— 2 nights
7
Krabi Town
— 3 nights
8
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
9
Ko Lanta
— 3 nights
10
Bangkok
— 1 night

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and Bang Saen Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wat Pho and Jim Thompson House. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, examine the collection at The Ananta Samakom Throne Hall, meet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute).

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bangkok itinerary maker site.

Barcelona, Spain to Bangkok is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Barcelona to Bangkok. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Barcelona in February: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 38°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to take a shuttle to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Bang Saen Beach
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 4:
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

1
day
Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya ©
Located just east of the famous ruins after which it is named, Ayutthaya provides the setting for a holiday of historical, natural, and cultural exploration.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Chao Praya River, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Ram, and then explore the ancient world of Wat Maha That.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ayutthaya trip maker.

You can take a shuttle from Bangkok to Ayutthaya in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in February, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Feb 4 — 5:
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Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That
Wat Phra Ram ©
Wat Phra Ram
Chao Praya River ©
Chao Praya River

5
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Elephant Rescue Park and Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community. Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kanta Elephant Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Muen Lan, steep yourself in history at Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain), and don't miss a visit to Fort of Ka-Tham.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Chiang Mai trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Ayutthaya to Chiang Mai takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Chiang Mai when traveling from Ayutthaya in February, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Pai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si)
Find places to stay Feb 4 — 9:
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Kanta Elephant Sanctuary ©
Kanta Elephant Sanctuary
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elephant Rescue Park ©
Elephant Rescue Park

3
nights
Pai

Pai ©
Tourism in Pai has turned the once-quiet mountain village into one of Thailand's busiest rural tourist hubs, for Thai visitors and foreigners alike.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pai Canyon and Conserve Natural Forests. Do some cultural sightseeing at Wat Phra That Mae Yen and Pai Memorial Bridge. Change things up with a short trip to Pang Mapha Viewpoint in Soppong (about 34 minutes away). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pai Piranha Fishing Park, putt your heart out at Bamboo Mini Golf, make a trip to Wat Nam Hoo, and head outdoors with Yun Lai Viewpoint.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Pai attractions site.

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Pai takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Pai sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Surat Thani.

Things to do in Pai

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pang Mapha Viewpoint
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 12:
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Conserve Natural Forests ©
Conserve Natural Forests
Pai Canyon ©
Pai Canyon
Pai Piranha Fishing Park ©
Pai Piranha Fishing Park

1
day
Surat Thani

Surat Thani ©
Literally translated as "City of Good People," Surat Thani ranks as the eighth-largest city in Thailand and the historical seat from which the Sriwijaya kingdom ruled much of Southeast Asia.
On the 12th (Wed), have fun at Nakwaree Shooting Range and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Surat Thani City Pillar Shrine.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Surat Thani tour builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pai to Surat Thani. Traveling from Pai in February, plan for a bit warmer nights in Surat Thani, with lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Khao Sok National Park.

Things to do in Surat Thani

Fun & Games · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 13:
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Nakwaree Shooting Range ©
Nakwaree Shooting Range
Surat Thani City Pillar Shrine ©
Surat Thani City Pillar Shrine

2
nights
Khao Sok National Park

Khao Sok National Park ©
While on tour of Khao Sok National Park, you'll discover a dense jungle, towering karst formations, and a man-made lake.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Rommanee Hot Spring, explore the fascinating underground world of Pakarang Cave (Coral Cave), then browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Takua Pa Sunday Market, and finally stroll through Tongdee Elephant Camp. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Pakarang Beach.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Khao Sok National Park route site.

You can drive from Surat Thani to Khao Sok National Park in 2 hours. In February in Khao Sok National Park, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Khao Sok National Park

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Takua Pa, Rommanee Hot Spring
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 14:
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Pakarang Cave (Coral Cave) ©
Pakarang Cave (Coral Cave)
Pakarang Beach ©
Pakarang Beach
Tongdee Elephant Camp ©
Tongdee Elephant Camp

3
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at PhraNang Cave Beach, then kick back and relax at Railay Beach, and then browse the exhibits of Dao Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Krabi Town online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Khao Sok National Park to Krabi Town by car takes about 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Krabi Town can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 17:
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Krabi Elephant Sanctuary ©
Krabi Elephant Sanctuary
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)

2
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ko Phi Phi Le and Loh Moo Dee Beach. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Long Beach will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: stroll through Laem Tong Bay, kick back and relax at Ao Ton Sai, explore the fascinating underground world of Viking Cave, and step off the mainland to explore Mosquito Island.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don in 2.5 hours. In February in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 17 — 19:
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Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

3
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai). Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Diamond Cliff Beach and World Fashion Suits. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Lanta Old Town, kick back and relax at Nui Beach, and explore the fascinating underground world of Khao Mai Kaew Cave.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ko Lanta day trip website.

Getting from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In February in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 22:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Diamond Cliff Beach ©
Diamond Cliff Beach
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai) ©
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai)

1
night
Bangkok

Bangkok ©
On the 23rd (Sun), browse the exhibits of Ancient City, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suthat, see the interesting displays at Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles, contemplate the long history of The Chakri Group (Phra Thinang Chakri Maha Prasat), then examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, and finally examine the collection at The Ananta Samakom Throne Hall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bangkok trip maker.

Getting from Ko Lanta to Bangkok by combination of ferry and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Ancient City
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Ancient City ©
Ancient City
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) ©
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
Wat Suthat ©
Wat Suthat

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