15 days in Thailand Itinerary

15 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Johannesburg
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  18 h
1
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Krabi Town
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Bangkok
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  16 h
End: Johannesburg

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Visit Patong Beach and Karon Beach for some beach relaxation. Shop till you drop at Instyle Bespoke Tailors and Bob Collection. The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kata Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Patong day trip app.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Patong is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, ferry, and car; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Johannesburg to Patong is 5 hours. Traveling from Johannesburg in October, you will find days in Patong are somewhat warmer (36°C), and nights are much hotter (27°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Karon
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

4
nights
Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Head to Alex's Fashion and VICTORIA Fashion Housefor some retail therapy. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Railay Beach and Khlong Muang Beach. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at PhraNang Cave Beach, get great views at Railay View Point, and stroll through Ao Nang Beach.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Krabi Town using our trip planner.

Getting from Patong to Krabi Town by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Ao Nang Beach ©
Ao Nang 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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Mengrai Kilns and G.G Armani collection. Get a sense of the local culture at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at Ambassador Fashions, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai route planner.

Getting from Krabi Town to Chiang Mai by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Chiang Mai are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Wat Pho and Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit). Shop till you drop at Chatuchak Weekend Market and Siam Paragon. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, meet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, look for gifts at Rajawongse Clothier, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew).

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Bangkok are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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