45 days in Asia Itinerary

45 days in Asia Itinerary

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45 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
3
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Ubud, Indonesia
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h
5
Amed, Indonesia
— 1 night
Taxi + Ferry:  1 h 45 min
6
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
— 3 nights
+5
Ferry + Bus + Foot + Fly + Bus + Ferry:  12 h
7
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 3 nights
+4
Ferry + Bus + Fly + Bus + Ferry:  7 h 15 min
8
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 2 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
9
Patong, Thailand
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h 30 min
10
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
11
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
12
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

5
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.
Go for a jaunt from Bangkok to Ayutthaya to see Wat Maha That about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket, and identify plant and animal life at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bangkok day trip planner.

Amsterdam, Holland to Bangkok is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in November: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 38°C and lows are around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Wat Maha That
Highlights from your plan
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to 333 Shooting Range Mae Rim (in Mae Rim), Wat Phra That Doi Suthep (in Doi Suthep) and Doi Inthanon (in Doi Inthanon National Park). Spend the 14th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, pause for some serene contemplation at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Rescue Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Saen Muang Ma Luang.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Chiang Mai trip maker app .

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Traveling from Bangkok in November, plan for little chillier nights in Chiang Mai, with lows around 25°C. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

333 Shooting Range Mae Rim, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Doi Inthanon
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Doi Inthanon ©
Doi Inthanon

4
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak ©
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seminyak: Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). And it doesn't end there: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, stroll through Kuta Beach - Bali, let the kids burn off some steam at Cubby House Kids Club, and stop by Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store.

Make your Seminyak itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Fly from Chiang Mai to Seminyak in 8 hours. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time (ICT) to Central Indonesia Time (WITA) is 1 hour. Traveling from Chiang Mai in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 29°C in Seminyak. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Seminyak

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kuta, Tanah Lot Temple, Uluwatu Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple

3
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Get out of town with these interesting Ubud side-trips: Elephant Safari Park (in Tegalalang), Ulun Danu Beratan Temple (in Tabanan) and Tirta Empul Temple (in Tampaksiring). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, Head underground at Elephant Cave Ubud, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and go for a walk through Campuhan Ridge Walk.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ubud trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from Seminyak to Ubud by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Amed.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Spas Wildlife

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Tirta Empul Temple, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park

1
night
Amed, Indonesia

A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
On the 26th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Jemeluk Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Lempuyang Temple, then contemplate the long history of Ujung Water Palace, then take in nature's colorful creations at Taman Tirtagangga, and finally see the vivid underwater world at USS Liberty Shipwreck.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Amed trip maker tool .

Getting from Ubud to Amed by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In November in Amed, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nusa Lembongan.

Things to do in Amed

Wildlife Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Karangasem, Lempuyang Temple, USS Liberty Shipwreck
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck
Taman Tirtagangga ©
Taman Tirtagangga

3
nights
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia

The island of Nusa Lembongan sits amidst swathes of calm, clear waters as well as some of the most notable surfing waves in the region.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Devil's Tears and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Mangrove Forest Nusa Lembongan and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For ratings and tourist information, use the Nusa Lembongan road trip planner.

Getting from Amed to Nusa Lembongan by combination of taxi and ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Devil's Tears ©
Devil's Tears
Spas

3
nights
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Ko Pha Ngan is known for beaches, wildlife, spas, adventure, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, kick back and relax at Salad Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bottle Beach, and enjoy some diversion at Phangan Arena.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ko Pha Ngan trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from Nusa Lembongan to Ko Pha Ngan by combination of ferry, flight, and bus takes about 12 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nusa Lembongan to Ko Pha Ngan. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium ©
Kobra Muay Thai Boxing Stadium

2
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.
On the 5th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then explore the striking landscape at Viking Cave, and finally Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): see the vivid underwater world at Ko Bida Nok, kick back and relax at Long Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Laem Tong Bay.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ko Phi Phi Don trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus from Ko Pha Ngan to Ko Phi Phi Don in 7.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in December since evenings lows in Ko Phi Phi Don dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Nature
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Patong: Phang Nga Bay. (in Ao Phang Nga National Park) and Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Freedom Beach, browse the different shops at Jungceylon, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Karon Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Patong online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Patong can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Karon, Phang Nga Bay., Big Buddha Phuket
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

2
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.
On the 12th (Thu), appreciate the history behind Independence Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom, view the masterpieces at Lotus Space, then steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, and finally have fun at Cambodia Extreme Outdoor Shooting Range. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Central Market, then examine the collection at National Museum, and finally explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Phnom Penh tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Patong to Phnom Penh takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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.
Siem Reap is known for historic sites, nightlife, spas, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Siem Reap trip planner .

You can fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Siem Reap are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Siem Reap

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

3
nights
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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, historic sites, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Batu Caves, stroll around KL Bird Park, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur online visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Kuala Lumpur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Siem Reap to Kuala Lumpur due to the time zone difference. December in Kuala Lumpur sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trip

Batu Caves
Highlights from your plan
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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