32 days in Asia Itinerary

32 days in Asia Itinerary

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Start: Lyon, France
Tram + Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Dan Khun Thot, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Phitsanulok, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
4
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 45 min
5
Huay Xai, Laos
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 30 min
6
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
7
Vang Vieng, Laos
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Vientiane, Laos
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
9
Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h 45 min
10
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
11
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
12
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
13
Kampong Cham, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  22 h 15 min
End: Lyon, France

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bangkok: Wat Maha That (in Ayutthaya) and Pattaya (Walking Street Pattaya & The Sanctuary Of Truth). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and don't miss a visit to Wat Pho.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Bangkok road trip website.

Lyon, France to Bangkok is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of tram and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Lyon to Bangkok due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lyon in October, things will get much warmer in Bangkok: highs are around 38°C and lows about 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Dan Khun Thot.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Pattaya, Wat Maha That
Highlights from your plan
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Chatuchak Weekend Market ©
Chatuchak Weekend Market

1
night
Dan Khun Thot, Thailand

Dan Khun Thot ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): make a trip to Huai Bong Wind Farm and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Ban Rai.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dan Khun Thot trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bangkok to Dan Khun Thot in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Phitsanulok.

Things to do in Dan Khun Thot

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wat Ban Rai ©
Wat Ban Rai

1
night
Phitsanulok, Thailand

Phitsanulok ©
Phitsanulok is rarely seen as a vacation highlight, but rather a stop on the way to popular attractions in the north.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Phra Buddha Chinnarat, examine the collection at Sgt. Maj. Thawee Folk Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Phra Si Ratana Temple (Wat Yai).

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Phitsanulok visit planner.

You can drive from Dan Khun Thot to Phitsanulok in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Phitsanulok

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Phra Si Ratana Temple (Wat Yai) ©
Phra Si Ratana Temple (Wat Yai)
Sgt. Maj. Thawee Folk Museum ©
Sgt. Maj. Thawee Folk Museum

2
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai ©
Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
On the 29th (Thu), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai, then take in panoramic vistas at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Rajamontean. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Lanna Traditional House Museum CMU, then look for gifts at Mesimu, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Chiang Mai Zoo.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Chiang Mai trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Phitsanulok to Chiang Mai takes 5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Huay Xai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Highlights from your plan
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Spas

1
night
Huay Xai, Laos

Huay Xai ©
Overlooking the mighty Mekong River, Huay Xai serves as an important entry and exit point from Thailand into Laos.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): don't miss a visit to Wat Chomkao Manilat and then identify plant and animal life at Gibbon Experience Office.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Huay Xai trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Chiang Mai to Huay Xai in 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Huay Xai

Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gibbon Experience Office ©
Gibbon Experience Office
Wat Chomkao Manilat ©
Wat Chomkao Manilat

3
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.
Luang Prabang is known for nature, shopping, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, make a trip to Wat Pa Huak, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, and stop by Kopnoi Export Promotion Center.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Luang Prabang travel route planner.

Getting from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Luang Prabang are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Vang Vieng.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

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

1
night
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.
On the 4th (Wed), make a trip to Wat That, then identify plant and animal life at Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary, and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Vang Vieng online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vientiane.

Things to do in Vang Vieng

Wildlife Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary ©
Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary
Balloon Rides
Wat That ©
Wat That

3
nights
Vientiane, Laos

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Vientiane is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang), browse the different shops at Talat Sao, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Muang, and don't miss a visit to Wat Ong Teu.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Vientiane road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vang Vieng to Vientiane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Vientiane are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Nakhon Ratchasima.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) ©
Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Wat Si Saket ©
Wat Si Saket

1
night
Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand

Nakhon Ratchasima ©
Thailand's second largest city, Nakhon Ratchasima rests on the former border of Siam and Laos and serves as a major transportation and economic hub.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo, take in nature's colorful creations at Suan Kulap Klang Phana, and then appreciate the history behind Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Sala Loi, then take an in-depth tour of Korat Museum, then browse the different shops at Terminal 21 Korat, and finally browse the different shops at The Mall Ratchasima.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, read Nakhon Ratchasima trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Vientiane to Nakhon Ratchasima. In November, daytime highs in Nakhon Ratchasima are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Nakhon Ratchasima

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo ©
Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo
Terminal 21 Korat ©
Terminal 21 Korat
Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument ©
Thao Suranaree (Ya Mo) Monument

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.
Siem Reap is known for historic sites, nightlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, take in the spiritual surroundings of Banteay Srei, contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom South Gate, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Siem Reap route maker tool.

You can drive from Nakhon Ratchasima to Siem Reap in 6 hours. November in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

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

3
nights
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.
Phnom Penh is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phnom, and pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Phnom Penh online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Tours Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cambodia Fire Range ©
Cambodia Fire Range
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center

3
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, and steep yourself in history at The Independence Palace.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City travel route tool.

You can drive from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and car. November in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kampong Cham.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

2
nights
Kampong Cham, Cambodia

Kampong Cham ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): make a trip to Cheung Kok Village, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Nokor, and then snap pictures at Ko Paen Bamboo Bridge. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Phnom Srei and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Hanchey.

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You can drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Kampong Cham in 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kampong Cham

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wat Hanchey ©
Wat Hanchey
Ko Paen Bamboo Bridge ©
Ko Paen Bamboo Bridge
Cheung Kok Village ©
Cheung Kok Village

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