15 days in Thailand Itinerary

15 days in Thailand Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Thailand route planner
Make it your trip
— 3 nights
Fly to Koh Samui, Ferry to Koh Tao
Koh Tao
— 1 night
Ko Pha Ngan
— 3 nights
Ferry to Bangrak, Bus to Koh Samui, Fly to Patong
Patong, Phuket
— 3 nights
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights


Bangkok — 3 nights

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bangkok vacation planner.

New York City, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Indochina Time is 12 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in April, with highs in Bangkok at 96°F and lows at 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Koh Tao.
Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 6:

Koh Tao — 1 night

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Koh Tao itinerary builder website.

Getting from Bangkok to Koh Tao by combination of flight and ferry takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry; or ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in April: highs in Koh Tao hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Ko Pha Ngan.
Spas · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
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Ko Pha Ngan — 3 nights

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Ko Pha Ngan is known for beaches, wildlife, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Salad Beach, let little ones run wild at Phangan Jorkyball, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Khao Tham.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ko Pha Ngan trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Ko Pha Ngan can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Patong.
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Classes
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:

Patong, Phuket — 3 nights

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Patong is known for shopping, beaches, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, head outdoors with The Junk Liveaboards, get great views at Karon Viewpoint, and kick back and relax at Patong Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Patong road trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Patong takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or ride a ferry; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in April since evenings lows in Patong dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Chiang Mai.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches
Side Trips
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 13:

Chiang Mai — 3 nights

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
On the 14th (Thu), get outside with Outdoor Activities. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then stop by Ambassador Fashions.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chiang Mai trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from Patong to Chiang Mai in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Patong in April: highs in Chiang Mai hover around 99°F, while lows dip to 75°F. On the 16th (Sat), you're off to home.
Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 16:

Thailand travel guide

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.