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One of the world’s most popular destinations, Thailand has just about everything you could ever want. It’s truly perfect for everyone, especially for those seeking simple luxuries amidst beautiful scenery and vibrant culture.

Please note that the estimated temperature, rainfall and recommended months of when to go are based on Bangkok’s weather patterns

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  • Aerial view of Krabi's Phra Nang Beach. Thailand

  • Damnoen Saduak floating market, Bangkok

  • Elephant nature park in Chiang Mai

  • Canoeing by Railay Beach in Krabi province, Thailand

  • Grand Palace in Bangkok

  • Thai longtail boat at Ko Poda in the Andaman Sea, Krabi

  • Pha Dok Siew Waterfall in Chiang Mai, Thailand

  • Monkeys at Tiger Cave, Krabi

  • Haad Than Sadet Beach on Koh Phangan, Thailand

  • Floating hotel in Kanchanaburi

  • Bangkok roof lounge with Lumpini Park views

Average temperature

Information below is based on average highest temperature for each month.

  • 32℃
  • 33℃
  • 34℃
  • 35℃
  • 35℃
  • 34℃
  • 33℃
  • 33℃
  • 33℃
  • 33℃
  • 32℃
  • 32℃
  • 1
  • 1
  • 2
  • 6
  • 14
  • 14
  • 14
  • 16
  • 18
  • 15
  • 5
  • 0

Information above is based on the average number of days which experience some form of rainfall for each month.

Rainfall

When to Visit

Below gives you information and a rating of the best time of year to visit.

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December

Our Ratings

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  • Not Recommended

Where to book


Contiki is social travel exclusively for 18-35 year olds. To travel with Contiki is to travel confident. Confident you’ll have the best experiences, seamless transport and sweetest stays. Confident you’ll be introduced to incredible new destinations and flavours. And con...

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Encounters Travel is a UK based adventure tour operator with a wide selection of cultural and adventurous tours around the world, all designed to help you get the most out of the country you’re visiting. They range from small group tours to shoestring, overland, family, escorted and tailor...

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For over 30 years Intrepid Travel has been taking travellers around the globe, creating positive change through the joy of travel. That’s over 30 years of adventures, of changing the way people see the world, on small group tours with like-minded Intrepid people.

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Oasis Overland Adventure Travel has been providing a unique travel experience for over 20 years – very different to that of a normal package holiday. Without the worry of organising your complex trip, sit back and immerse yourself in cultures of the regions you pass though whilst making fr...

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Wayfairer Travel creates bespoke, luxury adventures for curious travellers who want to explore more of the world. With a strong responsible travel ethos, their passionate team deliver unparalleled customer service that produces almost seamless five-star reviews.

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Wendy Wu Tours are the UK’s leading specialist tour operator offering fully inclusive tours in almost every region of the world, from Asia to South America. With over 25 years of touring experience, they offer an authentic experience, delving deep into local life, with expert guiding from ...

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Hotels

  • Best of the Best
  • Life of Luxury
  • Unique & Fabulous
  • Creature Comforts
  • Basics covered

4* Dusit Princess Chiang Mai

In the heart of Chiang Mai, a charming haven provides a gateway to the city’s famous night bazarre, the regions stunning scenery and authentic Thai culture. Just steps from the night market, Dusit Princess Chiang Mai offers easy access to Wat Phra, Doi Suthep, Doi Inthanon and Wat Chedi Luang. In rooms with Thai-inspired decor and modern amenities, guests can unwind with access to the outdoor pool, a choice of dining destinations and gracious hospitality on hand.

Our Rating: Basics covered

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4* dusitD2 Chiang Mai

dusitD2 Chiang Mai, a vibrant, upscale getaway in the heart of the action, is conveniently located just off the famous Chang Klan Road in downtown Chiang Mai. The city’s night bazaar, restaurants and hot spots lie within a stone’s throw. Guests can enjoy ease, convenience and smart service in a happening destination with all the amenities on hand.

Our Rating: Creature Comforts

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4* Khao Lak Merlin

A lush jungle retreat, only 50 minutes drive north of Phuket Airport, built inside the rainforest with access to an unspoilt beach. Chalet-style accommodation scattered amongst the gardens is characteristic of this hotel, away from busy Phuket and perfect for people who want to chill out and experience a more authentic Thailand. Ideal for honeymooners, there is also an optional all inclusive package which can be enjoyed in the two restaurants (dine around with all drinks included between 11am and 11 pm)

Our Rating: Creature Comforts

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4* Patong Merlin

In the heart of Patong, with access to the beach road on one side and the shopping/bars on the other (next to Hard Rock Cafe), this hotel has 4 swimming pools, 2 swim-up bars and offers peaceful and quiet surroundings once you walk through its tropical gardens. With guaranteed interconnecting rooms for families, a kids club, kids pool and 24 hour doctor on call, it is ideal for younger families, couples, groups of friends and anybody who wants to be a stone’s throw away from all entertainment.

Our Rating: Creature Comforts

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4*+ Chaweng Regent Beach Resort

In the heart of Chaweng, with direct access to the beach on one side and the shopping/bars on the other (close to Ark Cafe), the hotel offers Thai village layout with individual bungalows or low-rise two-storey buildings scattered amongst peaceful and quite tropical gardens and 2 swimming pools. Ideal for couples and families and anybody who wants to be a stone’s throw away from all entertainment of Chaweng.

Our Rating: Creature Comforts

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4*+ Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort

On unspoilt Loh Ba Gao Bay with 800 metres of private beachfront, the individual wooden bungalows with thatched roofs and outdoor verandas are perfect for a Robinson Crusoe barefoot experience. With a 5 star PADI diving centre, speedboat transfers from/to Phuket and from/to Krabi and an optional All Inclusive available year round (dine around concept with 4 restaurants and 3 bars), this retreat is ideal for divers, honeymooners, families and anybody who wants to be in a relaxed hideaway environment.

Our Rating: Creature Comforts

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5* Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket

A luxurious beachfront retreat in one of Thailand’s most beloved island destinations, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket combines elegant Thai heritage with gracious hospitality. Set on the white sands of Bang Tao beach, the hotel is surrounded by lush gardens, overlooking the glittering Andaman Ocean. From watersports and the 18-hole Laguna Phuket golf course to the tranquil spa and myriad dining experiences, guests enjoy the full-service facilities for which Dusit Thani is renowned.

Our Rating: Life of Luxury

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5* Dusit Thani Pattaya

Gracious Thai hospitality and five-star beachfront luxury combine in one of Thailand’s most prominent resort destinations, Dusit Thani Pattaya. Situated amidst a tropical garden and boasting stunning panoramic views over Pattaya Bay, this luxurious hotel getaway offers beachfront elegance in stylishly furnished rooms and suites, full-service amenities and world-class dining and spa experiences.

Our Rating: Life of Luxury

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5* Rayavadee

Rayavadee’s setting on the edge of Krabi’s National Marine Park at the heart of the stunning Phranang Peninsula perfectly blends lush foliage, limestone cliffs, white sand beaches and the emerald waters of the Andaman Sea. The resort’s award winning architecture and tropical landscapes were inspired by the atmosphere of a southern Thai village.

Our Rating: Unique & Fabulous

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5* The Shellsea Krabi, Thailand

Escape to the luxury and seclusion sanctuary of The Shellsea Krabi for an unforgettable beach holiday, where this luxury boutique resort’s village life and private setting discloses itself in the unforgettable experience. Explore on kayaks, the geological Fossil Shell Beach or sit back and relax in an outstanding pool villa, overlooking Andaman Sea.

Our Rating: Life of Luxury

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