59 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

59 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  15 h
1
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  7 h 30 min
4
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
5
Patong, Thailand
— 6 nights
Fly + Subway:  6 h 15 min
6
Singapore, Singapore
— 6 nights
Subway + Fly:  6 h
7
Ubud, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
8
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 15 min
9
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
10
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
11
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
12
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
13
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
14
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: London, United Kingdom

4
nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

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.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hanoi trip planner.

London, UK to Hanoi is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Off-Road Tours
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

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: take in the dramatic scenery at Kuang Si Waterfall, get a taste of life in the country at Laos Buffalo Dairy, look for all kinds of wild species at MandaLao Elephant Conservation, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Luang Prabang trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Luang Prabang takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Luang Prabang, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:
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MandaLao Elephant Conservation ©
MandaLao Elephant Conservation
Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Mount Phousi ©
Mount Phousi

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim) and Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Chom Thong). There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, admire the striking features of Wat Chiang Man, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Care & Grand Canyon Jumping.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Chiang Mai travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Chiang Mai can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Maerim Elephant Sanctuary, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 19:
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Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community ©
Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

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.
Ko Phi Phi Don is known for wildlife, nature, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, stroll through Ao Ton Sai, and step off the mainland to explore Ko Phi Phi Le.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ko Phi Phi Don online travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry from Chiang Mai to Ko Phi Phi Don in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 22:
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Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le
Scuba & Snorkeling
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint ©
Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint

6
nights
Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Venture out of the city with trips to Chalong (Big Buddha Phuket & Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Bangla Road, browse the eclectic array of goods at Malin Plaza Patong, stop by Suit Master, and stroll through Freedom Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Patong road trip tool.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 2.5 hours. November in Patong sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Patong

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Green Elephant Sanctuary Park
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Green Elephant Sanctuary Park ©
Green Elephant Sanctuary Park
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

6
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Go for a jaunt from Singapore to Sentosa Island to see Sentosa Boardwalk about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Gardens by the Bay, stop by Chinatown, examine the collection at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and hike along The Southern Ridges.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Singapore online holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Patong to Singapore in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, flight, and subway; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Singapore Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 4:
Highlights from your plan
Gardens by the Bay ©
Gardens by the Bay
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo

5
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ubud: Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari (in Sanur), Tirta Empul Temple (in Tampaksiring) and Ulun Danu Beratan Temple (in Tabanan). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, take in the exciting artwork at Threads of Life, examine the collection at Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets, and browse the handmade items at Five Art Studio.

Start your trip to Ubud by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can do a combination of subway and flight from Singapore to Ubud in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In December, daytime highs in Ubud are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Seminyak.

Things to do in Ubud

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Tampaksiring, Tegalalang, Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 9:
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu), Pantai Sanur (in Sanur) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). There's much more to do: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, kick back and relax at Kuta Beach - Bali, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in the exciting artwork at Nyaman Gallery.

To plan Seminyak vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Ubud to Seminyak takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Seminyak, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kuta, Pecatu, Pantai Sanur, Jimbaran Bay, Tanah Lot Temple
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali

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: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, browse the exhibits of The Independence Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Emperor Jade Pagoda, and take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Ho Chi Minh City road trip site.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Seminyak to Ho Chi Minh City takes 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central Indonesia Time (WITA) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. December in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

2
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An ©
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 18th (Sat): make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, then snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, and then stop by Yaly Couture - Nguyen Thai Hoc branch. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture, then explore the striking landscape at The Marble Mountains, then admire the masterpieces at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hoi An trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in December, expect Hoi An to be a bit cooler, temps between 29°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hoi An

Museums Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Da Nang
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Yaly Couture - Nguyen Thai Hoc branch ©
Yaly Couture - Nguyen Thai Hoc branch
Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town

3
nights
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park ©
Marked by underground rivers, famous caves, limestone cliffs, and tropical rainforests, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park wows visitors with a spectacular range of landscapes and wildlife.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park is known for nature, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, take in nature's colorful creations at Phong Nha Botanic Garden, Head underground at Hang Toi (Dark Cave), and take in the awesome beauty at U Bo Mountain (Nui U Bo).

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip maker tool.

You can drive from Hoi An to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:
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Phong Nha Botanic Garden ©
Phong Nha Botanic Garden
The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop
Phong Nha Caves ©
Phong Nha Caves

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): contemplate the long history of Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, look for gifts at Phka Kn'jay Fashion Boutique, then examine the collection at National Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy some diversion at Cambodia Fire Range, then take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Phnom Penh trip maker.

Getting from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Phnom Penh by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Phnom Penh can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:
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Cambodia Fire Range ©
Cambodia Fire Range
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
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, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Banteay Srei, and make a trip to Pub Street.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Siem Reap holiday planner.

Fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 29:
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

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.
Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Ayutthaya (Wat Ratchaburana (Temple of the Royal Restoration) & Wat Maha That). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, and take some stellar pictures from Wat Saket.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Bangkok trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Bangkok takes 2 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 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 3:
Highlights from your plan
VR1 -Thonglor Virtual Reality cafe Bangkok ©
VR1 -Thonglor Virtual Reality cafe Bangkok
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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