12 days in Thailand Itinerary

12 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Fly to Phuket, Ferry to Ko Lanta
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Ko Lanta
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Ko Phi Phi Don
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Tao
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Koh Tao
— 1 night
Ferry to Bangrak, Fly to Bangkok
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Bangkok
— 3 nights
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Ko Lanta

— 2 nights
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 19th (Sat), stroll through Long Beach, look for gifts at Lanta Animal Welfare, and then get to know the fascinating history of Lanta Old Town. On your second day here, have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Ko Lanta day trip planning website.

Charlotte, USA to Ko Lanta is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, flight, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Charlotte to Ko Lanta. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Charlotte in February: high temperatures in Ko Lanta hover around 93°F and lows are around 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 18 — 20:

Ko Phi Phi Don

— 2 nights
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On your second day here, make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, then enjoy the sand and surf at Laem Tong Bay, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Loh Dalum Beach.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ko Phi Phi Don tour builder.

Ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 93°F in February, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
Find places to stay Feb 20 — 22:

Patong, Phuket

— 2 nights
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 23rd (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha Phuket, kick back and relax at Karon Beach, and then make a trip to Bangla Road. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Patong online vacation builder.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 3 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Patong can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 22 — 24:

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 25th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Koh Tao day trip site.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Patong to Koh Tao takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Koh Tao are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Tours · Wildlife · Spas · Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 25:

Bangkok

— 3 nights

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 26th (Sat), steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, then pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), then stop by The Suit Sai Fashion, and finally wander the streets of Khaosan Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Chinatown - Bangkok, admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bangkok online road trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Koh Tao to Bangkok in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. In February in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 75°F at night. On the 28th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites · Spas
Find places to stay Feb 25 — 28:

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.