17 days in Thailand Itinerary

17 days in Thailand Itinerary

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17 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  26​h
1
Bangkok
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Ayutthaya
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Sukhothai
— 1 night
taxi + train:  7​h 45​min
4
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Chiang Rai
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + shuttle + ferry:  9​h 45​min
6
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 5 nights
+4
ferry + taxi + bus + Fly + bus:  36​h
End: Sao Paulo

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, then explore the ancient world of Wat Pho, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bangkok tour itinerary planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Bangkok is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Bangkok is 10 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in November: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 38°C and lows are around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can catch the shuttle to Ayutthaya.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

1
night
Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya ©
Located just east of the famous ruins after which it is named, Ayutthaya provides the setting for a holiday of historical, natural, and cultural exploration.
You've now added Wat Mahathat to your itinerary. On the 12th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Wat Mahathat.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ayutthaya online trip builder .

Take a shuttle from Bangkok to Ayutthaya in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Ayutthaya are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. On the 13th (Wed), you'll travel to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Ayutthaya

Historic Sites
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Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That

1
night
Sukhothai

Sukhothai
A trip to Sukhothai is a must for anyone interested in the origins of the Thai empire, which began in this city in the 13th century.
To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sukhothai trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Ayutthaya to Sukhothai in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. In November, daytime highs in Sukhothai are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. On the 20th (Wed), you'll travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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2
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.
For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Chiang Mai trip builder .

Drive from Sukhothai to Chiang Mai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In November in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 25°C at night. On the 22nd (Fri), you're off toChiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Outdoors Classes
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2
nights
Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai ©
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Rong Khun, then examine the collection at Oub Kham Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phrathat Doi Chom Thong, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Huay Pla Kang.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Rai tour itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Chiang Mai, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Chiang Rai, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites Museums
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Wat Rong Khun ©
Wat Rong Khun
Oub Kham Museum ©
Oub Kham Museum
Wat Huay Pla Kang ©
Wat Huay Pla Kang

5
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Visit Laem Tong Bay and Nui Beach for some beach relaxation. Get in touch with nature at Loh Dalum Beach and Loh Lana Bay. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Maya Bay, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Long Beach, and make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Chiang Rai to Ko Phi Phi Don in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry. Traveling from Chiang Rai in November, Ko Phi Phi Don is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

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