16 days in Thailand Itinerary

16 days in Thailand Itinerary

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16 days in Thailand Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Bophut, Ko Samui
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + bus + ferry:  4​h
2
Ko Phi Phi Don
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h 15​min
3
Ko Lanta
— 4 nights
ferry:  2​h 30​min
4
Patong, Phuket
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Kuwait City

4
nights
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.
Relax by the water at Lamai Beach and Thong Takhian Beach (Silver Beach). You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Maenam Beach and Choeng Mon Beach. When in Bophut, make a side trip to see Fisherman Pants Shop in Lamai Beach, approximately 32 minutes away. Spend the 3rd (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Chaweng Noi Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Hin Ta & Hin Yai Rocks, stop by Dao Siam Cosmetics, and get your game on at Easykart - Go Karting.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bophut driving holiday planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Bophut is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Kuwait City to Bophut. While traveling from Kuwait City, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Bophut, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ko Samui, Maret, Wat Plai Laem, Maenam Beach
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Choeng Mon Beach
Choeng Mon Beach
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach
Lamai Beach ©
Lamai Beach

4
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Laem Tong Bay and Monkey Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ko Phi Phi Le and Viking Cave. Spend the 10th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: stroll through Loh Dalum Beach, look for gifts at Phi Phi Postcard Shop, step off the mainland to explore Bamboo Island, and make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and ferry from Bophut to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, bus, and ferry. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ko Phi Phi Don when traveling from Bophut in January, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Bamboo Island
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Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay
Loh Dalum Beach ©
Loh Dalum Beach

4
nights
Ko Lanta

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kantiang Bay and Nui Beach (Haad Nui). You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lanta Klong Nin Beach and Long Beach. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Koh Rok Island, stop by Fashion Point, contemplate the long history of Lanta Old Town, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Khlong Dao Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Ko Lanta trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. In January in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Kantiang Bay ©
Kantiang Bay
Lanta Klong Nin Beach ©
Lanta Klong Nin Beach
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

2
nights
Patong, Phuket

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Nai Harn Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Surin Beach and Phromthep Cape. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Freedom Beach and look for gifts at Niphon's Rich Collection.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Patong travel route builder website .

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Ko Lanta to Patong in 2.5 hours. January in Patong sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Rawai, Scuba & Snorkeling, Niphon's Rich Collection, Surin Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Surin Beach ©
Surin Beach
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach

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