27 days in Asia Itinerary

27 days in Asia Itinerary

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27 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly:  3​h
1
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 1 day
bus:  8​h
2
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Phan Thiet, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Nha Trang, Vietnam
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h
6
Da Nang, Vietnam
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
8
Sapa, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h
9
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h
10
Vientiane, Laos
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
11
Nong Khai, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
12
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
13
Hua Hin, Thailand
— 1 night
+2
train + taxi + ferry:  8​h 15​min
14
Bophut, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
15
Ang Thong, Thailand
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  35​h
16
Padang Besar, Malaysia
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 30​min
17
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Johor Bahru, Malaysia


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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.
Angkor Night Market has been added to your itinerary. On the 18th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Bayon Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Angkor Night Market.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Siem Reap online day trip planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Siem Reap is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap. November in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

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

1
night
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Phnom Penh ©
On the confluence of two major rivers, Phnom Penh occupies a scenic location largely responsible for its nickname the "Charming City." On a trip to Phnom Penh you'll discover one of Asia's most dynamic cities, where the natives live much of their lives outdoors, on the streets, and in the bustling markets filled with scents of spicy foods.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cambodia Post Office, Killing Fields and S21 Tour and Phnom Penh's Night Market. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): catch all the local highlights with Killing Fields and S21 Tour, then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace, then don't miss a visit to Cambodia Post Office, and finally hunt for treasures at Phnom Penh's Night Market.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Phnom Penh tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. November in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 29°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Tours Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Phnom Penh's Night Market ©
Phnom Penh's Night Market
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Cambodia Post Office ©
Cambodia Post Office

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral as well as Ben Thanh Market. On the 20th (Wed), hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In November in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Phan Thiet.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

1
night
Phan Thiet, Vietnam

Phan Thiet ©
An emerging coastal getaway, the city of Phan Thiet has always been known for its fishing industry and, in particular, as a center of fish sauce production.
You've now added White Sand Dunes to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): kick back and relax at Mui Ne Beach, then explore the striking landscape at Red Sand Dunes, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fairy Stream (Suoi Tien), and finally make a trip to White Sand Dunes.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Phan Thiet online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phan Thiet in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Phan Thiet

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Red Sand Dunes ©
Red Sand Dunes
Fairy Stream (Suoi Tien) ©
Fairy Stream (Suoi Tien)
White Sand Dunes ©
White Sand Dunes

1
night
Nha Trang, Vietnam

Nha Trang ©
On a vacation in Nha Trang, a famous Vietnam resort town, you can lounge on a beach all day and party into the night.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nha Trang Beach, Vinpearl Land Nha Trang and Nha Trang Night Market. On the 23rd (Sat), make a splash at Vinpearl Land Nha Trang and then hunt for treasures at Nha Trang Night Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Nha Trang Beach and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Nha Trang day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Phan Thiet to Nha Trang in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Vinpearl Land Nha Trang ©
Vinpearl Land Nha Trang
Po Nagar Cham Towers ©
Po Nagar Cham Towers
Nha Trang Beach ©
Nha Trang Beach

1
day
Da Nang, Vietnam

Da Nang ©
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Han Market. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): look for gifts at Han Market, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Da Nang Catheral.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Da Nang trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Nha Trang to Da Nang takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Da Nang are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. On the 25th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Hue.

Things to do in Da Nang

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Han Market ©
Han Market
Da Nang Catheral ©
Da Nang Catheral
Dragon Bridge ©
Dragon Bridge

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nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Dong Xuan Market, Al Nour Mosque, and other attractions. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Al Nour Mosque, hunt for treasures at Dong Xuan Market, then contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, then travel the rails with Train Street, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Night Market.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Hanoi road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Da Nang to Hanoi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sapa.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Al Noor Mosque ©
Al Noor Mosque

1
night
Sapa, Vietnam

Sapa ©
A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
You've added Sapa Market, Love Waterfall, Thac Bac Waterfall (Silver Falls), and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Fansipan Mountain and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Sapa Market. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Cat Cat village, then make a trip to Ta Van Village, then take in the dramatic scenery at Thac Bac Waterfall (Silver Falls), and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Love Waterfall.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sapa trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Hanoi to Sapa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Sapa

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fansipan Mountain ©
Fansipan Mountain
Love Waterfall ©
Love Waterfall
Thac Bac Waterfall (Silver Falls) ©
Thac Bac Waterfall (Silver Falls)

1
night
Luang Prabang, Laos

Luang Prabang ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Luang Prabang Night Market as well as The Morning Market. On the 30th (Sat), pick up some local products at The Morning Market, take in the dramatic scenery at Kuang Si Waterfall, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Phousi, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Luang Prabang Night Market. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Alms Giving Ceremony and then examine the collection at Royal Palace Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang driving holiday planning website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Sapa to Luang Prabang in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Luang Prabang are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sun) before leaving for Vientiane.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Mount Phousi ©
Mount Phousi
Royal Palace Museum ©
Royal Palace Museum

1
day
Vientiane, Laos

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Patuxai as well as COPE Visitor Centre. On the 2nd (Mon), get answers to all your questions at COPE Visitor Centre and then appreciate the history behind Patuxai.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Vientiane trip maker tool .

You can fly from Luang Prabang to Vientiane in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Vientiane when traveling from Luang Prabang in December, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.
Highlights from your plan
COPE Visitor Centre ©
COPE Visitor Centre
Patuxai ©
Patuxai

1
night
Nong Khai, Thailand

Nong Khai ©
Known for its legendary Naga, giant serpent deities allegedly guarding the Mekong River, Nong Khai exudes a mystical appeal rarely found elsewhere in Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): snap pictures at The First Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Issan Rum Distillery, and then steep yourself in history at Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek).

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nong Khai day trip tool .

Getting from Vientiane to Nong Khai by car takes about an hour. In December in Nong Khai, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nong Khai

Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Issan Rum Distillery ©
Issan Rum Distillery
Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek) ©
Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek)

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, explore the ancient world of Wat Pho, then contemplate the waterfront views at Chao Phraya River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun). Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House and then take a stroll through Khao San Road.

Plan trip to Bangkok with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Explore your travel options from Nong Khai to Bangkok with the Route module. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Bangkok when traveling from Nong Khai in December, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hua Hin.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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Hua Hin, Thailand

Hua Hin ©
The seaside town of Hua Hin serves as a popular coastal retreat for Bangkok residents and international tourists.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Orthodox Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Khao Noi, and then get a new perspective on nature at Huay Mongkol Temple.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hua Hin holiday app .

Traveling by car from Bangkok to Hua Hin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In December in Hua Hin, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Hua Hin

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Huay Mongkol Temple ©
Huay Mongkol Temple

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Bophut, Thailand

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
On the 7th (Sat), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Chaweng Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bophut trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of train and ferry from Hua Hin to Bophut takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In December in Bophut, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ang Thong.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Big Buddha ©
Big Buddha
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem

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nights
Ang Thong, Thailand

Ang Thong ©
As the capital of a province of the same name, Ang Thong boasts a rich history--most notably as an outpost during the war against the Burmese and the birthplace of Nai Dok and Nai Thongkaeo, two of the war's venerated heroes.
Get outdoors at Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park and Ko Mae Ko. There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Ko Wua Talap Island, take in the pleasant sights at Blue Lagoon (Emerald Lake), and get great views at Pha Jun Jaras Viewpoint.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ang Thong itinerary builder app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bophut to Ang Thong. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Padang Besar.

Things to do in Ang Thong

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park ©
Ko Mae Ko ©
Ko Mae Ko
Pha Jun Jaras Viewpoint ©
Pha Jun Jaras Viewpoint

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Padang Besar, Malaysia

Padang Besar
Padang Besar is a border town located in the northern part of the state of Perlis in Malaysia. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take a stroll through Jalan Besar.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Padang Besar sightseeing app .

Explore your travel options from Ang Thong to Padang Besar with the Route module. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. On the 12th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Padang Besar

Neighborhoods

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur ©
A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Sky Mirror, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, then explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): take a stroll through Chinatown and then shop like a local with KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur tour itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Padang Besar to Kuala Lumpur in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sky Mirror
Highlights from your plan
Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves

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