10 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly to Phuket, Bus to Phuket Town
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Phuket Town, Phuket
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Lipe
— 1 night
Ferry
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Krabi Town
— 1 night
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Phuket Town, Phuket — 2 nights

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 24th (Thu): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then make a trip to Bangla Road, and finally stroll through Freedom Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore and take pictures at Nai Harn Beach, don't miss a visit to Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), then make a trip to Patong Beach, and finally take some stellar pictures from Khao Rang Hill View Point.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Phuket Town trip maker site.

Washington DC, USA to Phuket Town is an approximately 26.5-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Washington DC to Phuket Town, you'll lose 12 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in December, things will get much hotter in Phuket Town: highs are around 88°F and lows about 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.
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Ko Phi Phi Don — 2 nights

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Laem Tong Bay, then explore the gorgeous colors at Ko Bida Nok, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Loh Dalum Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, enjoy the sand and surf at Nui Beach, kick back and relax at Long Beach, then kick back and relax at Loh Moo Dee Beach, then Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Viking Cave.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Phuket Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.
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Ko Lanta — 2 nights

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore Koh Rok Island, stroll through Lanta Klong Nin Beach, then stroll through Lanta Animal Welfare, and finally kick back and relax at Long Beach.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Ko Lanta online travel route planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in December, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Lipe.
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Ko Lipe — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Ko Lipe, kick back and relax at Pattaya Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally kick back and relax at Sunrise Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ko Lipe route planning site.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Lipe takes 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. December in Ko Lipe sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 77°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Krabi Town.
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Krabi Town — 1 night

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Krabi Town day trip planning site.

Ride a ferry from Ko Lipe to Krabi Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ko Lipe to Krabi Town due to the time zone difference. December in Krabi Town sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 73°F at night. On the 31st (Thu), you're off to home.
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Thailand travel guide

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Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.
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