21 days in Asia Itinerary

21 days in Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
2
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
3
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
4
Pakse, Laos
— 1 day
5
Vang Vieng, Laos
— 1 day
6
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 3 nights
7
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights

2
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Head to Smart Fashion and Sanpatong buffalo marketfor some retail therapy. Take a break from the city and head to Maerim Elephant Sanctuary and Zipline. The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Glang-Viang Gallery, examine the collection at Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, and get your game on at Chiangmai Speedkart.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai day trip site.

London, UK to Chiang Mai is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Indochina Time is 7 hours. In June, Chiang Mai is warmer than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Maerim Elephant Sanctuary, Sanpatong buffalo market
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary ©
Maerim Elephant Sanctuary
Sanpatong buffalo market ©
Sanpatong buffalo market

3
nights
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Central Plaza WestGate and TCDC Thailand Creative & Design Center. Do some cultural sightseeing at YELO House and Bangkok CityCity Gallery. There's lots more to do: look for gifts at International Fashion Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Saket, walk around Lumpini Park, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Soi Rambuttri.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok travel route builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Bangkok sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Central Plaza WestGate
Highlights from your plan
Terminal 21 ©
Terminal 21
Central Plaza WestGate ©
Central Plaza WestGate
TCDC Thailand Creative & Design Center ©
TCDC Thailand Creative & Design Center

5
nights
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Do your shopping at Shop676 and One Eleven Gallery. Get some cultural insight at Banteay Samre and Angkor Thom South Gate. Spend the 27th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Baphuon Temple, take in the exciting artwork at Angkor Artwork E&T Stocker, steep yourself in history at Preah Pithu, and browse the exhibits of Theam's Gallery.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Siem Reap trip maker tool.

You can fly from Bangkok to Siem Reap in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Pakse.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Beng Mealea
Highlights from your plan
Banteay Samre ©
Banteay Samre
Baphuon Temple ©
Baphuon Temple
Theam's Gallery ©
Theam's Gallery

1
day
Pakse, Laos

Pakse ©
Resting at the meeting point of the Se Don and Mekong rivers, Pakse provides the ideal starting point from which to begin your discovery of southern Laos.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): make a trip to Chomphet Stone Sculpture Village and Temple Complex, thenget great views at The Chinese Vat SopSe - Temple, thendon't miss a visit to Phu Salao, Golden Buddha, and finally admire the sheer force of Tad Yuang Waterfalls.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pakse trip planner.

Traveling by car from Siem Reap to Pakse takes 8.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vang Vieng.

Things to do in Pakse

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Phu Salao, Golden Buddha ©
Phu Salao, Golden Buddha

1
day
Vang Vieng, Laos

Vang Vieng ©
Lying 150 km (93 mi) from Vientiane en route to Luang Prabang, and perched on the Song River, Vang Vieng attracts eco-tourists for the bizarre limestone hills surrounding the town.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Pha Ngern View Point, look for all kinds of wild species at Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Kang.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Vang Vieng visit planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Pakse to Vang Vieng takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Vang Vieng

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary ©
Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary
Pha Ngern View Point ©
Pha Ngern View Point
Wat Kang ©
Wat Kang

3
nights
Luang Prabang, Laos

Designated a World Heritage Site in 1995, Luang Prabang sits at the meeting point of two rivers and offers numerous opportunities for sailing, climbing, and exploring scenic caves and waterfalls.
Get in touch with nature at Kuang Si Butterfly Farm and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Get a sense of the local culture at Wat Nong Sikhounmuang and Wat Xiengthong. There's lots more to do: get advice or help at The Living Land Farm, make a trip to Old Quarter Luang Prabang, browse the fresh offerings at The Morning Market, and look for gifts at Khinthong Lao Silk.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Luang Prabang trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Luang Prabang sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kuang Si Butterfly Farm ©
Kuang Si Butterfly Farm
The Morning Market ©
The Morning Market

4
nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi has bounded back from the effects of war, and today serves as a bustling commercial and cultural hub bursting at the seams.
Get some cultural insight at Do Temple and Nguyen Art Gallery in Hanoi. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Authentic Bat Trang and Thang Long Art Gallery. On the 5th (Fri), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Center, see the interesting displays at Vietnamese Women's Museum, get engrossed in the history at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, and explore the galleries of Empty Wall Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Hanoi trip planner.

You can fly from Luang Prabang to Hanoi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 8th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Do Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Do Temple ©
Do Temple
Empty Wall Gallery ©
Empty Wall Gallery

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