15 days in Thailand Itinerary

15 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly to Krabi Airport, Drive to Krabi Town
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Krabi Town
— 1 night
Ferry
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Ko Lipe
— 1 night
Ferry
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Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
Ferry
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Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Drive
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Khao Lak
— 1 night
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Fly to Koh Samui, Bus to Bangrak Pier Koh Samui, Ferry to Ko Pha-Ngan
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Ko Pha-Ngan
— 1 night
Ferry
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Koh Tao
— 1 night
Ferry
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Bophut, Ko Samui
— 1 night
Bus to Koh Samui, Fly to Bangkok
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Bangkok
— 1 night
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Krabi Town — 1 night

Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on Aonang Elephant Sanctuary, step off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, and then step off the mainland to explore Poda Island.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Krabi Town visit planner.

Washington, USA to Krabi Town is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and car. You can also travel. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 12 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Washington in April; daily highs in Krabi Town reach 94°F and lows reach 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) 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 26th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sanom Beach, kick back and relax at Pattaya Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunrise Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally step off the mainland to explore Ko Lipe.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ko Lipe trip itinerary website.

Getting from Krabi Town to Ko Lipe by ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April in Ko Lipe, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.
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Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:

Ko Lanta — 2 nights

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Thung Yee Pheng Mangrove Forest, kick back and relax at Long Beach, then kick back and relax at Lanta Klong Nin Beach, and finally step off the mainland to explore Koh Rok Island.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ko Lanta road trip website.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Lipe to Ko Lanta in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 94°F in April, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.
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Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:

Ko Phi Phi Don — 1 night

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, then step off the mainland to explore Ko Phi Phi Le, then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, and finally don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 93°F in April, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Patong.
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Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:

Patong, Phuket — 2 nights

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): kick back and relax at Freedom Beach, take some stellar pictures from Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), take some stellar pictures from Karon Viewpoint, then explore and take pictures at Nai Harn Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Karon Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket Offices, then enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, then make a trip to Bangla Road, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Patong travel planning app.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daytime highs in Patong are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Khao Lak.
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Khao Lak — 1 night

A tropical adventure in Khao Lak, a cluster of villages on the west coast of Thailand's main peninsula, ensures tourists have plenty of time for basking on beaches boasting a serene and secluded ambience.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Khao Lak trip builder.

Traveling by bus from Patong to Khao Lak takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May in Khao Lak, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Ko Pha-Ngan.
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Find places to stay May 1 — 2:
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Ko Pha-Ngan — 1 night

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Thansadej Koh Phangan National Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Thong Nai Pan Noi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally stroll through Salad Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ko Pha-Ngan tour website.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and ferry from Khao Lak to Ko Pha-Ngan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Ko Pha-Ngan when traveling from Khao Lak in May, with lows around 82°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Koh Tao.
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Koh Tao — 1 night

Turtle Island

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ao Tanot Bay, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

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You can ride a ferry from Ko Pha-Ngan to Koh Tao in 2 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In May in Koh Tao, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 82°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can ride a ferry to Bophut.
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Bophut, Ko Samui — 1 night

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): kick back and relax at Maenam Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Samui Elephant Sanctuary, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally look for gifts at Moda Milan.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bophut route maker tool.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Bophut takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Bophut can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 82°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Bangkok.
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Bangkok — 1 night

City of Angels

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 6th (Thu), shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, browse the exhibits of Jim Thompson House, browse the different shops at Charles Armani, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, and finally steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Bangkok online day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Bophut to Bangkok takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. In May in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 96°F during the day and 81°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel back home.
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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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