9 days in Bangkok, Chiang Mai & Siem Reap Itinerary

9 days in Bangkok, Chiang Mai & Siem Reap Itinerary

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1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
2
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
3
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights

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Bangkok, Thailand

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 22nd (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Klongs and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Jim Thompson House and then get to know the resident critters at Safari World.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bangkok journey planner.

New York City, USA to Bangkok is an approximately 23-hour flight. You'll lose 12 hours traveling from New York City to Bangkok due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from New York City in December: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Jim Thompson House ©
Jim Thompson House
Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute) ©

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Chiang Mai, Thailand

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): stop by Supreme Collection, thensoothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, thendelve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Singh. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Lok Molee and then examine the collection at Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Chiang Mai trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in December, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Chiang Mai. On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Lok Molee ©
Wat Lok Molee
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh

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Siem Reap, Cambodia

Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banteay Srei, thensee the interesting displays at Cambodia Landmine Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kbal Spean.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap route maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Siem Reap takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Chiang Mai in December since evenings lows in Siem Reap dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Zipline
Cambodia Landmine Museum ©
Cambodia Landmine Museum
Banteay Srei ©
Banteay Srei

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