25 days in Thailand Itinerary

25 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Start: Bangkok
1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Kanchanaburi
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h
3
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Chiang Rai
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  14 h
5
Khao Sok National Park
— 1 day
Travel:  19 h 15 min
6
Ang Thong
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 15 min
7
Bophut
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
8
Koh Tao
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  20 h 30 min
9
San Kamphaeng
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
10
Doi Inthanon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
End: Bangkok

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sathorn Unique Tower as well as Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine). There's much more to do: make a trip to Wat Pho, take a stroll through Khaosan Road, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit).

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bangkok vacation planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Suvarnabhumi Airport and Don Mueang International Airport. May in Bangkok sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 32°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kanchanaburi.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Chatuchak Weekend Market ©
Chatuchak Weekend Market

1
night
Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi ©
The capital city of an eponymous province, Kanchanaburi is a pleasant town with lively markets and a good selection of restaurants.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes River Kwai as well as Burma-Thai Railway. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Erawan Waterfalls, ride with the locals on Burma-Thai Railway, and then contemplate the waterfront views at River Kwai.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kanchanaburi trip planner.

Drive from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Kanchanaburi, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Kanchanaburi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Erawan Waterfalls
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Erawan Waterfalls ©
Erawan Waterfalls
River Kwai ©
River Kwai

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ethnic Hilltribe Eco Trails, Mae Ping River Cruise, Kad Luang - Warorot Market, and other attractions you added. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 17th (Fri) at Grand Canyon Water Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Singh, see the interesting displays at Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Wat Chiang Man.

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

Fly from Kanchanaburi to Chiang Mai in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 42°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trip

Grand Canyon Water Park
Find places to stay May 14 — 18:
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Ethnic Hilltribe Eco Trails ©
Ethnic Hilltribe Eco Trails
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh
Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Chiang Mai ©
Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Chiang Mai

2
nights
Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai ©
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Huay Pla Kang, examine the collection at Oub Kham Museum, thenwalk around Singha Park, and finally admire the striking features of Wat Rong Khun. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Baan Dam Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at 212 House of Opium ( MUSEUM ) พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านฝิ่น, thenmake a trip to Golden Triangle Park, and finally take some stellar pictures from Sop Ruak - the center of the Golden Triangle.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Chiang Rai itinerary planner.

You can drive from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Chiang Mai in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Chiang Rai, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Khao Sok National Park.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chiang Saen, Singha Park
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
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Wat Rong Khun ©
Wat Rong Khun
Golden Triangle Park ©
Golden Triangle Park

1
day
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.
On the 21st (Tue), don't miss a visit to Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple and then stroll through Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Khao Sok National Park holiday maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chiang Rai to Khao Sok National Park. In May, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Ang Thong.

Things to do in Khao Sok National Park

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple
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Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple ©
Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple

1
night
Ang Thong

Ang Thong ©
As the capital of a province of the same name, Ang Thong boasts a rich history--most notably as an outpost during the war against the Burmese and the birthplace of Nai Dok and Nai Thongkaeo, two of the war's venerated heroes.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Ko Mae Ko and then head off the coast to Ko Wua Talap Island.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ang Thong trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Khao Sok National Park to Ang Thong. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Khao Sok National Park in May since evenings lows in Ang Thong dip to 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Ang Thong

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park ©
Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park
Ko Wua Talap Island ©
Ko Wua Talap Island
Ko Mae Ko ©
Ko Mae Ko

2
nights
Bophut

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
On the 24th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Chaweng Beach, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, look for gifts at Rocky's Fashion, make a trip to Grandfather's Grandmother's Rocks - Hin Ta Hin Yai, thenget great views at Lad Koh View Point, and finally stop by Fisherman’s Village.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bophut tour planning app.

Bophut is just a stone's throw from Ang Thong. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in May, and nighttime lows around 32°C. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can ride a ferry to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Ko Samui
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Fisherman’s Village ©
Fisherman’s Village
Big Buddha ©
Big Buddha

2
nights
Koh Tao

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
On the 26th (Sun), explore the activities along Aow Leuk Bay. Keep things going the next day: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Koh Tao day trip app.

Ride a ferry from Bophut to Koh Tao in 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Koh Tao can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. You'll set off for San Kamphaeng on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Koh Tao

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Climbing Tours
Aow Leuk Bay ©
Aow Leuk Bay

2
nights
San Kamphaeng

San Kamphaeng ©
Once the center of Thailand's silk and cotton production, San Kamphaeng now boasts many stores and workshops selling traditional items.
You've now added Roong Aroon Hot Springs to your itinerary. On the 29th (Wed), stop by Gems Gallery Chiang Mai, thensee the interesting displays at Baan Jang Nak - A Museum of Elephant Wood Carvings, thenstroll around Roong Aroon Hot Springs, and finally explore the striking landscape at San Kamphaeng Hot Springs. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Tweechol Botanic Garden and then make a trip to Mae Kampong Village.

To see ratings and other tourist information, you can read our San Kamphaeng holiday maker site.

Explore your travel options from Koh Tao to San Kamphaeng with the Route module. Traveling from Koh Tao in May, plan for slightly colder nights in San Kamphaeng, with lows around 29°C. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Doi Inthanon National Park.

Things to do in San Kamphaeng

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Mae On, Wat Ban Den, Tweechol Botanic Garden
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San Kamphaeng Hot Springs ©
San Kamphaeng Hot Springs
Wat Ban Den ©
Wat Ban Den

3
nights
Doi Inthanon National Park

Doi Inthanon National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): make a trip to Phra Maha Dhatu Naphamethinidon and Naphaphonphumisiri Pagoda. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Doi Inthanon National Park.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Doi Inthanon National Park online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Kamphaeng to Doi Inthanon National Park takes 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Doi Inthanon National Park are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 3rd (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Doi Inthanon National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Chom Thong
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Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community ©
Doi Inthanon National Park ©
Doi Inthanon National Park
Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong ©
Wat Phra That Si Chom Thong

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