Travel Itinerary for Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India by Trip Garuda
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20th May to 26th May, 2024Moderate Budget Flight
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  • Experiences
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  • Things to Carry
Estimated Budget
for the Trip
INR 244,000 - 298,000View Breakdown

Things to do in Thailand in May

Day 1 - Monday 20th, May
Morning -

Arrival at Suvarnabhumi Airport, Bangkok

Afternoon -

Explore the Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew

Evening -

Enjoy street food at Khao San Road

Day 2 - Tuesday 21st, May
Morning -

Flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

Afternoon -

Zipline adventure at Flight of the Gibbon

Evening -

Dinner at Riverside Bar & Restaurant with a view of Ping River

Day 3 - Wednesday 22nd, May
Morning -

Visit Doi Suthep Temple and enjoy the panoramic view of Chiang Mai

Afternoon -

Explore Chiang Mai Night Bazaar for shopping and local street food

Evening -

Relax at iBerry Garden with unique ice cream flavors

Day 4 - Thursday 23rd, May
Morning -

Jungle trek in the Chiang Dao area

Afternoon -

Visit an ethical elephant sanctuary for interaction and feeding

Evening -

Relaxing evening at the local hot springs

Day 5 - Friday 24th, May
Morning -

Flight from Chiang Mai to Phuket

Afternoon -

Relax on Patong Beach and indulge in water sports

Evening -

Experience the vibrant nightlife at Bangla Road

Day 6 - Saturday 25th, May
Morning -

Island hopping tour to Phi Phi Islands for snorkeling and swimming

Afternoon -

Lunch at a beachside restaurant in Phi Phi Islands

Evening -

Sunset cruise around Phang Nga Bay

Day 7 - Sunday 26th, May
Morning -

Flight from Phuket to Bangkok, and then from Bangkok to Chennai

Afternoon -

Transit in Bangkok between flights

Evening -

Arrival in Chennai

Weather in Thailand in Invalid date
Avg Temp26°C to 33°C
Chance of Rain30%

May in Thailand is typically hot and humid, with occasional showers. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

Travel eSims for Thailand

*Travel eSims are a great way to stay connected while travelling. They are easy to set up online, no need to visit a store, and can be used in multiple countries. They are a data saver compared to international roaming and are compatible with most phones.

Things to Carry on your trip to Thailand

Clothing & Apparel

T-shirts -

Pack light, breathable fabrics that wick moisture. Opt for neutral colors that can be mixed and matched.

Shorts -

Lightweight and comfortable for hot, humid weather.

Skirts or dresses -

Flowy, breathable pieces that cover your legs from the sun.

Long pants -

For cooler evenings or visits to temples and palaces where modest attire is required.

Light jacket or cardigan -

For layering in air-conditioned spaces or for cooler nights.

Sarong or scarf -

Versatile piece that can be used as a beach cover-up, shawl, or scarf.

Comfortable walking shoes -

Essential for exploring temples, markets, and cities.

Sandals or flip-flops -

For beach days and relaxed evenings.


Sunglasses -

Essential for protecting your eyes from the sun.

Hat -

Wide-brimmed hat to shield your face and neck from the sun.

Travel towel -

Lightweight and quick-drying for beach days or post-shower.

Reusable water bottle -

Stay hydrated in the hot climate.

Small backpack or daypack -

For carrying essentials on day trips and excursions.

Waterproof bag or pouch -

For protecting valuables in case of rain or water activities.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa (if required) -

Ensure your passport is valid for at least 6 months beyond your travel dates.

Travel insurance -

Provide peace of mind and protection in case of emergencies.

Local currency (Thai Baht) -

Exchange money before you go or use ATMs in Thailand.

Credit cards and debit cards -

For convenience and backup.

First-aid kit -

Basic bandages, antiseptic wipes, and pain relievers.

Insect repellent -

Essential for protection against mosquitos.

Sunscreen -

Protect your skin from the strong Thai sun.

Basic toiletries -

Toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, deodorant.

Universal travel adapter -

For charging electronics.

Portable charger -

Keep your devices powered up on the go.

Good to have

Foldable umbrella -

For protection from rain or sun.

Guidebook or travel app -

For information on attractions, restaurants, and transportation.

Phrasebook or translation app -

Basic Thai phrases can be helpful in communication.

Travel pillow -

For comfort on long flights or bus rides.

Travel-sized games or books -

For entertainment during downtimes.


Smartphone -

Essential for communication, navigation, and photos.

Camera (optional) -

Capture your memories.

Tablet or e-reader (optional) -

For entertainment or reading.

Headphones or earbuds -

For listening to music or podcasts.

Travel surge protector -

For charging multiple devices safely.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash (Thai Baht) is widely accepted, but credit cards and debit cards are also commonly used in tourist areas and major cities.

Travel Apps in Thailand

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Budget for Thailand in May, 2024
  • Budget
  • Tips to Save Money
INR244,000 - 298,000

Approximate Budget Range for your trip.

Travel Expenses Breakdown
Flight Expense
INR 25,000- 30,000
INR 105,000- 126,000
INR 15,000- 18,000
Local Travelling
INR 5,000- 6,000
INR 10,000- 13,000
INR 84,000- 105,000
Simple Tips to save money while travelling to Thailand
  • Bargain at local markets for better prices
  • Respect the local customs and traditions

*Disclaimer - Please note that the travel budget suggestions provided by Trip Garuda are generated through AI algorithms based on available data and user input. While we strive for accuracy, these estimates may not reflect real-time pricing or unforeseen expenses. We recommend using these figures as a general guide and encourage you to conduct further research and budgeting based on your specific travel requirements.