8 days in Thailand Itinerary

8 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ko Lanta
— 1 night
2
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 1 night
3
Krabi Town
— 1 night
4
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 1 night
5
Bangkok
— 2 nights

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Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 26th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. On your second day here, look for gifts at FashionPoint, get to know the fascinating history of Lanta Old Town, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, thenkick back and relax at Long Beach, and finally stop by Lanta Fashion.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ko Lanta road trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Ko Lanta is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Ko Lanta due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ko Lanta, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Scuba & Snorkeling
FashionPoint ©
FashionPoint

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Ko Phi Phi Don

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
On the 28th (Fri), step off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, and then Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bamboo Island
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Bamboo Island ©
Bamboo Island
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

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Krabi Town

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): kick back and relax at Railay Beach, head off the coast to Poda Island, thenstop by The Giorgio Fashion, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Krabi Town online journey planner.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Poda Island ©
Poda Island
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)

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Bophut, Ko Samui

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 30th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Chaweng Beach, thenlook for gifts at Classic International Suits, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Plai Laem, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bophut trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Krabi Town to Bophut takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Bophut sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Classic International Suits ©
Classic International Suits
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), thendon't miss a visit to Wat Pho, thensteep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), thenmeet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bangkok attractions planning tool.

You can fly from Bophut to Bangkok in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Bophut in December, Bangkok is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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