22 days in Thailand, Siem Reap & Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary

22 days in Thailand, Siem Reap & Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary

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22 days in Thailand, Siem Reap & Ho Chi Minh City Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights
flight + taxi:  2​h
2
Krabi Town, Thailand
— Few hours
ferry:  2​h
3
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 4 nights
ferry + taxi:  2​h 30​min
4
Patong, Thailand
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
6
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Edinburgh, United Kingdom


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4
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Maeklong Railway Market (Talad Rom Hub), Jim Thompson House, Pak Khlong Talat (Flower Market), and other attractions. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket, and make a trip to Phra Maha Chedi Si Rajakarn.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok trip itinerary tool .

Edinburgh, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Traveling from Edinburgh to Bangkok, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Edinburgh in November, things will get much hotter in Bangkok: highs are around 38°C and lows about 29°C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Thu) before leaving for Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Maeklong Railway Market (Talad Rom Hub)
Highlights from your plan
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

few
hours
Krabi Town, Thailand

Krabi Town
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
To find out how to plan a trip to Krabi Town, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Bangkok to Krabi Town takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In November, daily temperatures in Krabi Town can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. On the 21st (Thu), you're off toKo Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

4
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for wildlife, nature, adventure, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Laem Tong Bay, and make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip planner .

Traveling by ferry from Krabi Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Mon) before leaving for Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

4
nights
Patong, Thailand

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Bang Tao Beach has been added to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Phang Nga Bay. in Ao Phang Nga National Park (about 1h 45 min away). There's much more to do: make a trip to Bangla Road, browse the different shops at Jungceylon, take in the exciting artwork at The Phuket Gallery, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Fri) before leaving for Siem Reap.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Karon, Phang Nga Bay., Bang Tao Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

2
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.
On the 29th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, explore the ancient world of Ta Prohm, and then explore the ancient world of Bayon Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banteay Srei, delve into the distant past at Angkor Thom, and then make a trip to Pub Street.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Patong to Siem Reap takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Siem Reap can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

5
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City ©
Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
Take a break from Ho Chi Minh City with a short trip to The Robert Taylor Museum Of Worldwide Arms in Vung Tau, about 1h 40 min away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, explore the activities along Bach Dang, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emperor Jade Pagoda.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

The Robert Taylor Museum Of Worldwide Arms
Highlights from your plan
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

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