8 days in Chiang Mai & Bangkok Itinerary

8 days in Chiang Mai & Bangkok Itinerary

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8 days in Chiang Mai & Bangkok Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  3​h
1
Chiang Mai
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Bangkok
— 5 nights
End: Bangkok

2
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.
On the 21st (Thu), whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Chiang Mai Zoo, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip planning site .

Bangkok to Chiang Mai is an approximately 3-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. June in Chiang Mai sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Zipline
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Spas & Wellness

5
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.
Visit The Grand Palace and Wat Saket for their historical value. Step out of the city life by going to SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World and Safari World. Take a break from Bangkok with a short trip to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market in Damnoen Saduak, about 1h 45 min away. There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, examine the collection at Jim Thompson House, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bangkok trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Chiang Mai to Bangkok in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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