7 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly to Suvarnabhumi Airport, Drive to Bangkok
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Bangkok
— 1 night
Fly to Koh Samui, Bus to Bophut
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Bophut, Ko Samui
— 1 night
Ferry
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Ko Pha-Ngan
— 1 night
Ferry
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Koh Tao
— 1 night
Ferry to Bangrak, Fly to Krabi Town
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Krabi Town
— 1 night
Drive to Krabi Airport, Fly to Washington

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), then admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine).

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bangkok online travel planner.

Washington, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Washington to Bangkok. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Washington in May: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 96°F and lows are around 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can fly to Bophut.
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Historic Sites · Museums
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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 16th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Plai Laem, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stop by Classic International Suits, then enjoy the sand and surf at Chaweng Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Maenam Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bophut driving holiday planning website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Bangkok to Bophut in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in May, and nighttime lows around 82°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Pha-Ngan.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
Side Trip
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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 17th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine, get interesting insight from Tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then relax in the rural setting at Purina Sheep Farm, then kick back and relax at Thong Nai Pan Noi, and finally kick back and relax at Bottle Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ko Pha-Ngan trip itinerary builder site.

Ride a ferry from Bophut to Ko Pha-Ngan in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May, daytime highs in Ko Pha-Ngan are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 82°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Koh Tao.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites
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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 18th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ao Tanot Bay, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Koh Tao online holiday planner.

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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel 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.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Krabi Town road trip site.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Koh Tao to Krabi Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Koh Tao in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 75°F in Krabi Town. On the 19th (Wed), you'll travel back home.
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Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
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Thailand travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
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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