8 days in Thailand Itinerary

8 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h 45 min
2
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h
3
Bangkok
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  14 h 15 min
End: London

2
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.
Chiang Mai is known for wildlife, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, and stop by Metal Studio Jewelry Chaing Mai.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai online driving holiday planner.

London, UK to Chiang Mai is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 7 hours. In May, Chiang Mai is warmer than London - with highs of 42°C and lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): view the masterpieces at The Phuket Gallery, then make a trip to Patong Beach, then don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Banana Beach, browse the different shops at Jungceylon, and then stop by P & C Jewelry.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Patong day trip tool.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Chiang Mai to Patong in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Chiang Mai in May, expect nights in Patong to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are little chillier, around 38°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Banana Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, then take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket, and finally explore the galleries of Jim Thompson House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon and then pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bangkok attractions planning website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Patong to Bangkok in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in June, and nighttime lows around 30°C. On the 3rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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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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