60 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

60 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Asia sightseeing planner

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Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 4 nights
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Krabi Town, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, Ferry to Pulau Perhentian Kecil
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Pulau Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia
— 2 nights
Ferry to Kuala Besut, Bus to Cameron Highlands
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Cameron Highlands, Malaysia
— 2 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
— 6 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Nha Trang, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 5 nights
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Hue, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 5 nights
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Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Luang Prabang, Laos
— 4 nights
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Chiang Rai, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand

— 5 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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Historic City of Ayutthaya and Wat Pho. Museum-lovers will get to explore Madame Tussauds Bangkok and Jim Thompson House. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, see the interesting displays at Suan Pakkad Palace Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket.

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London, UK to Bangkok is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bangkok is 7 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from London in June, with highs in Bangkok at 39°C and lows at 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Shopping

Side Trip

Siem Reap, Cambodia

— 3 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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Angkor National Museum and Cambodia Landmine Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Preah Khan and War Museum Cambodia. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ta Prohm, and contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Siem Reap road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Bangkok to Siem Reap in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

— 4 nights

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.
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and Din Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Walking tours and Kids City. There's still lots to do: see Off-Road Tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom, view the masterpieces at Lotus Space, and get a taste of local nightlife at Bong Bong Bong.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Phnom Penh planning website.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to fly to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums · Tours · Shopping · Historic Sites

Krabi Town, Thailand

— 2 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): stroll through PhraNang Cave Beach and then kick back and relax at Railay Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Krabi Town planning app.

Fly from Phnom Penh to Krabi Town in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Phnom Penh in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Krabi Town: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Pulau Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia

— 2 nights

Small Perhentian

The smaller of the two coral-tinged Perhentian Islands, Pulau Perhentian Kecil remains more popular with the younger backpacker crowd due to more affordable living costs.
On the 20th (Mon), kick back and relax at Coral Bay (Teluk Aur), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Perhentian Island Mosque.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Pulau Perhentian Kecil day trip website.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Krabi Town to Pulau Perhentian Kecil takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, car, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Krabi Town to Pulau Perhentian Kecil. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches

Cameron Highlands, Malaysia

— 2 nights
Breathe in some fresh air during a holiday in Cameron Highlands, a hill station in Malaysia known for its impressive vistas.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): view the masterpieces at Mah Meri Art Gallery, then take a peaceful walk through Mossy Forest, then soothe aching muscles at The Yoga Studio, and finally relax in the rural setting at Kok Lim Strawberry Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate, trek along Cameron Highlands Trail No. 10, and then examine the collection at Time Tunnel Museum.

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

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Cameron Highlands takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, taxi, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Singapore.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Parks · Museums · Trails · Nature

Singapore, Singapore

— 6 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
You'll explore and learn at Battlebox and Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum. National Gallery Singapore and Peranakan Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at National Museum of Singapore, make a trip to Singapore Flyer, admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens, and look for all kinds of wild species at MacRitchie Nature Trail.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Singapore trip builder app.

You can fly from Cameron Highlands to Singapore in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Singapore

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

— 4 nights

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.
Let the collections at War Remnants Museum and Museum of Vietnamese History capture your imagination. Step off the beaten path and head to Walking tours and Food Tours. And it doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at Golden Lotus Healing Spa World, enjoy breathtaking views from Bitexco Financial Tower, view the masterpieces at Ao Dai Exhibition, and pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can fly to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums · Tours · Spas · Baths

Nha Trang, Vietnam

— 3 nights
On a vacation in Nha Trang, a famous Vietnam resort town, you can lounge on a beach all day and party into the night.
Relax by the water at Nha Trang Beach and Long Beach. Get some cultural insight at Po Nagar Cham Towers and Nha Tho Nui. Spend the 4th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Hot mineral springs I-Resort Nha Trang, pause for some serene contemplation at Bac Thanh Church, and see the interesting displays at 3D TrickEye Gallery.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Nha Trang tour planning tool.

Getting from Ho Chi Minh City to Nha Trang by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can fly to Hoi An.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

Hoi An, Vietnam

— 5 nights
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.
Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Thanh Cong Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, steep yourself in history at Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien), admire the masterpieces at Thanh Ha Terracotta Park, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Hoi An trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nha Trang to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hue.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Hue, Vietnam

— 3 nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Thien Mu Pagoda and Tomb of Tu Duc. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of Royal Antiquities and Diem Phung Thi Art Exhibition House. Spend the 13th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Imperial City and explore the ancient world of Royal Tombs.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hue day trip planning website.

Getting from Hoi An to Hue by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to fly to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Hanoi, Vietnam

— 5 nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Vietnamese Women's Museum and Hanoi Flag Tower. Museum-lovers will get to explore Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and TiredCity Hang Bong. On the 18th (Mon), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old Quarter, see Off-Road Tours, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and examine the collection at Hanoi Police Museum.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hanoi holiday maker site.

Traveling by flight from Hue to Hanoi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Adventure

Halong Bay, Vietnam

— 2 nights
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 20th (Wed): explore the activities along Hạ Long Bay and then explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Halong Bay online travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Nature

Luang Prabang, Laos

— 4 nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Old Quarter Luang Prabang and Royal Palace Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre and Wat Xiengthong. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kuang Si Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Phousi, admire the masterpieces at The Buddhist Archive of Photography, and learn about all things military at UXO Visitors Centre.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry, car, and flight from Halong Bay to Luang Prabang takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 4 nights

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain) and Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum. Get some cultural insight at Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham and Wat Phra Singh. The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, admire the natural beauty at Siam Rice Thai Cookery School, admire the landmark architecture of Wat Chiang Man, and explore the ancient world of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Chiang Rai, Thailand

— 5 nights
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
You'll explore and learn at Baan Dam Museum and Hill Tribe Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wat Rong Seur Ten (Blue Temple) and Union Hilltribe Villages. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), admire the striking features of Wat Rong Khun, admire the masterpieces at Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park, and wander the streets of Ban Karieng Ruammit.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Chiang Rai online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Chiang Rai can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Krabi Province travel guide

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Beaches · Islands · Scuba & Snorkeling
Visitors usually come back from their holiday in Krabi Province deeply impressed by the region's natural attractions, which include white-sand beaches, extensive coral reefs, numerous waterfalls, caves, and more than 130 islands. The area encompasses some of the most popular destinations floating just off the picturesque Andaman Coast, including the six islands protected as a national park of impressive natural beauty. Most tours of Krabi Province include an exploration of the vertical karst formations jutting from the sea, a dramatic backdrop for water-based adventures. Although mass tourism in the province increasingly exerts pressure, many of the islands here retain a relaxed feel and offer a bit of solitude in a heavenly tropical setting.

Perhentian Islands travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Islands