29 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

29 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: North Berwick, United Kingdom
Drive + Fly:  21 h
1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
2
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h
4
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Drive + Ferry:  4 h
5
Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h 30 min
7
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h
8
Krabi Town, Thailand
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  5 h 45 min
9
Koh Tao, Thailand
— 1 night
+3
Ferry + Foot + Fly + Bus:  6 h 30 min
10
Phuket Town, Thailand
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h
11
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 3 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Fly:  13 h 30 min
12
Manila, Philippines
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Tram + Foot + Train:  22 h 30 min
End: North Berwick, United Kingdom

1
night
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 3rd (Wed): steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), then stop by The Suit Sai Fashion, and finally see the interesting displays at Jim Thompson House.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bangkok trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

North Berwick, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 21- hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from North Berwick in February: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 38°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, then take in the exciting artwork at Three Owls Gallery, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Suphan and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Bangkok in February since evenings lows in Chiang Mai dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Kuang Si Butterfly Farm, then admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, then get a taste of life in the country at Laos Buffalo Dairy, and finally don't miss a visit to Wat Tat Luang. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Royal Palace Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Xiengthong, then don't miss a visit to Alms Giving Ceremony, and finally stop by Caruso Lao.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang tour builder site.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chiang Mai in February, you will find days in Luang Prabang are little chillier (35°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Mount Phousi ©
Mount Phousi
Wat Xiengthong ©
Wat Xiengthong

2
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.
On the 8th (Mon), take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then take a stroll through Old Quarter. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hanoi driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Luang Prabang to Hanoi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University

2
nights
Halong Bay, Vietnam

Halong Bay ©
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
When in Halong Bay, make a side trip to see Cat Ba Island in Cat Ba, approximately Cat Ba away. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the spiritual surroundings of Long Tien Pagoda, contemplate the waterfront views at Bai Tu Long Bay, and step off the mainland to explore Hon Ga Choi Island.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay trip itinerary website.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trip

Cat Ba Island
Highlights from your plan
Hạ Long Bay ©
Hạ Long Bay
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Bai Tu Long Bay ©
Bai Tu Long Bay

2
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

Indisputably one of Vietnam's most atmospheric destinations, Hoi An contains a World Heritage-listed old town boasting over 2,000 years of culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, then take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge, and finally look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through The Marble Mountains, then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hoi An journey planner.

Do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight from Halong Bay to Hoi An in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in February, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Shopping Museums

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town

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 15th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banteay Srei, and finally steep yourself in history at Phimeanakas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Pub Street, then delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple, then steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap route planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hoi An to Siem Reap takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Hoi An in February, plan for somewhat warmer days in Siem Reap, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Siem Reap

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

1
night
Krabi Town, Thailand

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
On the 17th (Wed), stop by Alex's Fashion, then enjoy the sand and surf at PhraNang Cave Beach, then stroll through Railay Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Diamond Cave (Tham Phra Nang Nai). Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) and then stroll through Ao Nang Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Krabi Town itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Siem Reap to Krabi Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Krabi Town are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)

1
night
Koh Tao, Thailand

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for gifts at Flipflop and Treacle and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Koh Tao trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Krabi Town to Koh Tao takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Krabi Town in February: highs in Koh Tao hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Tours Outdoors Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours

3
nights
Phuket Town, Thailand

The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Change things up with these side-trips from Phuket Town: Harry's Fashion Suits Phuket (in Kata Beach) and Patong (Scuba & Snorkeling, Patong Beach, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha Phuket, make a trip to Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), get in on the family fun at Football Crazy Golf - Phuket, and expand your horizons at Dirtbike Safari Training Camp Phuket.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Phuket Town travel planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry, flight, and bus from Koh Tao to Phuket Town takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Phuket Town when traveling from Koh Tao in February, with lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Patong, Harry's Fashion Suits Phuket
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

3
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.
You've now added Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): stroll through Laem Tong Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Loh Dalum Beach, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): head off the coast to Mosquito Island, then kick back and relax at Long Beach, and then explore the gorgeous colors at Ko Bida Nok.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don vacation maker app.

Traveling by ferry from Phuket Town to Ko Phi Phi Don takes 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Ko Phi Phi Don can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Manila.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

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

2
nights
Manila, Philippines

Manila ©
The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.
Manila is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Rizal Park, see the interesting displays at National Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manila Cathedral, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Manila Ocean Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Manila trip maker site.

You can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Ko Phi Phi Don to Manila in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Ko Phi Phi Don to Manila, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Ko Phi Phi Don, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Manila, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

SM Mall of Asia
Highlights from your plan
Fort Santiago ©
Fort Santiago
Rizal Park ©
Rizal Park
San Agustin Church ©
San Agustin Church

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