9 days in Thailand Itinerary

9 days in Thailand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bangkok
— 3 nights
2
Sukhothai
— 1 night
3
Chiang Mai
— 3 nights
4
Chiang Rai
— 1 night

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). Popular historic sites such as The Grand Palace and Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit) are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, get great views at Wat Saket, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), and look for gifts at Rajawongse Clothier.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bangkok trip itinerary planner.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Bangkok is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Jim Thompson House ©
Jim Thompson House
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

1
night
Sukhothai

Sukhothai ©
A trip to Sukhothai is a must for anyone interested in the origins of the Thai empire, which began in this city in the 13th century.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Namtok Sai Rung, don't miss a visit to Wat Si Chum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Maha That, and finally delve into the distant past at Sukhothai Historical Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Sukhothai tour builder website.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Sukhothai takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In October, daytime highs in Sukhothai are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Sukhothai Historical Park ©
Sukhothai Historical Park
Wat Si Chum ©
Wat Si Chum
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Ched Yot. Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan and Wat Phra Singh will appeal to history buffs. Spend the 10th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and look for gifts at Mesimu.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Sukhothai to Chiang Mai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. October in Chiang Mai sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

1
night
Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai ©
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Wat Rong Khun, examine the collection at 212 House of Opium ( MUSEUM ) พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านฝิ่น, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha).

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Chiang Rai online day trip planner.

You can drive from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

212 House of Opium ( MUSEUM ) พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านฝิ่น
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