60 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

60 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 1 night
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Pai, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 1 night
Drive
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Chiang Rai, Thailand
— 1 night
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Luang Prabang, Laos
— 1 night
Drive
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Vang Vieng, Laos
— 1 night
Drive
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Vientiane, Laos
— 1 night
Fly to Pakse, Bus to Don Det
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Don Det, Laos
— 1 night
Bus to Pakse Southern Bus Terminal, Fly to Vientiane
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Vientiane, Laos
— 1 night
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive
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Sapa, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Bus to Noi Bai Airport, Fly to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Drive to Ha Long Bai Chay, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Drive to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Fly to Noi Bai Airport, Bus to Hanoi
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Da Nang, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Nha Trang, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 1 night
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 night
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Kampot, Cambodia
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Sihanoukville, Cambodia
— 1 night
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Koh Rong, Cambodia
— 1 night
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Sihanoukville, Cambodia
— 1 night
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Battambang, Cambodia
— 1 night
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 1 day
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Chumphon, Thailand
— 1 night
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Koh Tao, Thailand
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Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Khao Sok National Park, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Krabi Town, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Bangkok, Thailand

— 2 nights

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
On the 1st (Sat), walk around Lumpini Park, then stop by Bangkok Fashion Center, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pathum Wanaram, and finally shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Saket, make a trip to Khlong Bang Luang Artist House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Chao Phraya River.

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Auckland, New Zealand to Bangkok is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to Bangkok is minus 5 hours. When traveling from Auckland in January, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Bangkok: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to fly to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Nature

Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 1 night

Rose of the North

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 3rd (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham, then admire the striking features of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phakhao Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra That Doi Suthep.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Chiang Mai tour planner.

You can fly from Bangkok to Chiang Mai in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bangkok in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Chiang Mai, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Pai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pai, Thailand

— 1 night
Tourism in Pai has turned the once-quiet mountain village into one of Thailand's busiest rural tourist hubs, for Thai visitors and foreigners alike.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): get outside with Fluid Pool, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Pai Hot Springs, then take in breathtaking views at Pai Canyon, and finally don't miss a visit to Wat Nam Hoo.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Pai online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Chiang Mai to Pai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Pai

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 1 night

Rose of the North

Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phan Tao, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Lok Molee, and finally go for a walk through Khun Chang Khian.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Chiang Mai online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Pai to Chiang Mai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites

Chiang Rai, Thailand

— 1 night
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
On the 6th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phrathat Doi Chom Thong, then examine the collection at Oub Kham Museum, and finally make a trip to Wat Huay Pla Kang.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiang Rai driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Chiang Mai in January, with highs in Chiang Rai at 31°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites · Museums

Luang Prabang, Laos

— 1 night
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.
On the 7th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi and then tour the pleasant surroundings at MandaLao Elephant Conservation.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Luang Prabang travel route website.

Getting from Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. In January, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vang Vieng.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Vang Vieng, Laos

— 1 night
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 8th (Sat), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, then contemplate the waterfront views at Tham Phu Kham Cave and Blue Lagoon, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Kang.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Vang Vieng planning site.

Getting from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vientiane.

Things to do in Vang Vieng

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Nature

Vientiane, Laos

— 1 night
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Patuxai, get engrossed in the history at Lao National History Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Saket, pause for some photo ops at Black Stupa (That Dam), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ho Phra Keo, and finally appreciate the history behind Wat That Luang Neua.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Vientiane day trip site.

Drive from Vang Vieng to Vientiane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in January, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Don Det.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites · Museums

Don Det, Laos

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Tad Somphamit Waterfalls and then don't miss a visit to Old French Port.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Don Det trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Vientiane to Don Det takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Vientiane.

Things to do in Don Det

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Vientiane, Laos

— 1 night
On the 11th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat That Luang Neua, steep yourself in history at Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang), take in panoramic vistas at Patuxai, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Ho Phra Keo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Saket, and finally get engrossed in the history at Lao National History Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Vientiane trip website.

Getting from Don Det to Vientiane by combination of bus and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can fly to Hanoi.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites · Museums

Hanoi, Vietnam

— 1 night
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) and then admire the artistry at Authentic Bat Trang.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Hanoi trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Vientiane to Hanoi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Sapa.

Things to do in Hanoi

Classes · Fun & Games · Nature · Parks

Sapa, Vietnam

— 1 night
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.
On the 13th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Fansipan Mountain, then make a trip to O Quy Ho Mountain Pass, then cruise along Deo Tram Ton, and finally look for gifts at Indigo Cat.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Sapa online day trip planner.

Getting from Hanoi to Sapa by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hanoi.

Things to do in Sapa

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Hanoi, Vietnam

— 1 night
On the 14th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, then admire the artistry at Authentic Bat Trang, and then stop by Tired City Bao Khanh.

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You can drive from Sapa to Hanoi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Classes · Fun & Games

Halong Bay, Vietnam

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, then get engrossed in the history at Bảo Tàng Quảng Ninh, and then snap pictures at Bãi Cháy Bridge.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Halong Bay trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Museums · Nature · Parks

Hanoi, Vietnam

— 1 night
On the 16th (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, enjoy some diversion at Authentic Bat Trang, and then look for gifts at Tired City Bao Khanh.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hanoi trip maker app.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Halong Bay to Hanoi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and train; or do a combination of ferry, car, flight, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Hue.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Classes · Fun & Games

Hue, Vietnam

— 1 night
Nestled on the banks of the Perfume River, the city of Hue remains most famous as the former home of the Nguyen Dynasty, the influence of which remains evident in local palaces, temples, forts, and museums.
On the 17th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Imperial City, then steep yourself in history at Imperial Tomb of Dong Khanh, and then make a trip to Tu Dam Pagoda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Le Ba Dang Art Museum, then see Off-Road Tours, and then admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda.

To find out how to plan a trip to Hue, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hue takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. January in Hue sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Da Nang, Vietnam

— 1 night

City of Bridges

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.
To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Da Nang trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Hue to Da Nang in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Da Nang are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Hoi An.

Things to do in Da Nang

Tours · Museums · Nature · Parks

Hoi An, Vietnam

— 1 night
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.
To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Hoi An trip builder.

Traveling by car from Da Nang to Hoi An takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in January, and nighttime lows around 22°C. On the 20th (Thu), you'll travel to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Shopping · Tours · Outdoors · Classes

Nha Trang, Vietnam

— 1 night
On a vacation in Nha Trang, a famous Vietnam resort town, you can lounge on a beach all day and party into the night.
On the 20th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, browse the exhibits of Long Thanh Photo Studio, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suoi Do Pagoda. Keep things going the next day: see Off-Road Tours.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nha Trang day trip site.

Getting from Hoi An to Nha Trang by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

— 1 night

Pearl of the Far East

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.
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You can fly from Nha Trang to Ho Chi Minh City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Shopping · Nightlife · Outdoors

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

— 1 night

Charming City

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 22nd (Sat), get some fabulous bargains at Factory Outlet Store, contemplate the long history of Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally appreciate the history behind Independence Monument. On your second day here, examine the collection at National Museum, stop by La Porte du Cambodge, and then get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Phnom Penh trip planner.

Getting from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and bus. January in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kampot.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Shopping

Kampot, Cambodia

The riverside town of Kampot mixes evocative colonial architecture and a wealth of nearby natural highlights.
To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kampot trip website.

Drive from Phnom Penh to Kampot in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will leave for Sihanoukville on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Kampot

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Sihanoukville, Cambodia

— 1 night
Sihanoukville, a relatively new city built around the country's first deepwater port, has been developing into a tourist destination in recent years.
On the 24th (Mon), stop by Q&A Book Cafe, then kick back and relax at Ochheuteal Beach, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Sihanoukville journey builder app.

Drive from Kampot to Sihanoukville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Koh Rong.

Things to do in Sihanoukville

Outdoors · Spas · Beaches · Parks

Koh Rong, Cambodia

— 1 night
A slice of paradise in the Gulf of Thailand, the island of Koh Rong stands out as one of Cambodia's premier beachside escapes.
For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Koh Rong trip itinerary app.

You can take a bus from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong in 6 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. You'll set off for Sihanoukville on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Koh Rong

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches

Sihanoukville, Cambodia

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then kick back and relax at Otres Beach.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sihanoukville trip itinerary maker site.

Take a bus from Koh Rong to Sihanoukville in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Battambang.

Things to do in Sihanoukville

Outdoors · Beaches · Tours · Parks

Battambang, Cambodia

— 1 night
The riverside city of Battambang draws visitors with its easy charm, rich culture, and convenient location close to a number of historical sites.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baha’i House of Worship, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and then browse the exhibits of La Fabrik.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Battambang day trip site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Sihanoukville to Battambang in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. January in Battambang sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Battambang

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Siem Reap, Cambodia

— 5 nights

Temple Town

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Photography Tours and Angkor National Museum. There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver, and don't miss a visit to Phimeanakas.

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You can drive from Battambang to Siem Reap in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Battambang in January: highs in Siem Reap hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Bangkok, Thailand

— 1 day

City of Angels

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): explore the wide array of goods at Terminal 21, look for gifts at Raja's Fashions, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Bangkok trip maker app.

You can fly from Siem Reap to Bangkok in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to fly to Chumphon.

Things to do in Bangkok

Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping · Parks

Chumphon, Thailand

— 1 night
Chumphon is a town in southern Thailand, capital of the Chumphon Province and the Mueang Chumphon District. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): examine the collection at Chumphon National Museum, then kick back and relax at Thung Wua Laen Beach, and then take some stellar pictures from Khao Matsee Viewpoint.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chumphon day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bangkok to Chumphon takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Chumphon are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Chumphon

Outdoors · Museums · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Koh Tao, Thailand

Turtle Island

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Koh Tao trip itinerary planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chumphon to Koh Tao. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Chumphon in February since evenings lows in Koh Tao dip to 30°C. On the 4th (Fri), you're off to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

— 2 nights
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Spas. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Thong Nai Pan Noi, enjoy the sand and surf at Hat Sadet Beach, let the kids burn off some steam at Phangan Jorkyball, and head outdoors with Khao Ra.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ko Pha Ngan online holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Koh Tao to Ko Pha Ngan in 2 hours. February in Ko Pha Ngan sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Khao Sok National Park.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Khao Sok National Park, Thailand

— 2 nights
While on tour of Khao Sok National Park, you'll discover a dense jungle, towering karst formations, and a man-made lake.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tongdee Elephant Camp, explore and take pictures at Ban Nam Khem Tsunami Memorial Park, and then step off the mainland to explore Koh Kho Khao Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): stroll through Pakarang Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Khao Sok National Park tour planner.

You can drive from Ko Pha Ngan to Khao Sok National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Ko Pha Ngan in February, expect a bit cooler with lows of 25°C in Khao Sok National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Khao Sok National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Krabi Town, Thailand

— 4 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Explore hidden gems such as The Dive Ao Nang and Krabi Elephant Sanctuary. The adventure continues: stop by De' MARCO Fashions, enjoy the sand and surf at PhraNang Cave Beach, Head underground at Diamond Cave (Tham Phra Nang Nai), and get a dose of the wild on Aonang Elephant Sanctuary.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Krabi Town online attractions planner.

Drive from Khao Sok National Park to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Krabi Town can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Beaches

Bangkok, Thailand

— 16 nights

City of Angels

Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wat Phra Sri Sanphet and Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Erawan Museum (in Samut Prakan), Wat Phra Pathom Chedi (in Nakhon Pathom) and Ayutthaya (Wat Maha That, Wat Chaiwatthanaram, &more). Enjoy Bangkok some more: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, make a trip to Wat Pho, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, and stroll through Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute).

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bangkok sightseeing planner.

Getting from Krabi Town to Bangkok by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips