60 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

60 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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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
— 2 nights
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Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Drive to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Fly to Luang Prabang
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Luang Prabang, Laos
— 4 nights
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
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Chiang Rai, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
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Battambang, Cambodia
— 2 nights
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 4 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Patong, Thailand
— 5 nights
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Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Krabi Town, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
— 5 nights
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Hanoi, Vietnam

— 4 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.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: visit Old Quarter, see Off-Road Tours, steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, and explore the activities along West Lake.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Hanoi itinerary planner.

Glasgow, UK to Hanoi is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Classes
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 15:

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 16th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Long Tien Pagoda, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally snap pictures at Pont Bai Chay. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at Royal Spa, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bai Tu Long Bay, and then step off the mainland to explore Hon Ga Choi Island.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Halong Bay trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 17:

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.
Step out of Luang Prabang to go to Nong Khiaw and see 100 Waterfalls, which is approximately 52 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Phousi, get engrossed in the history at Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre, and see the interesting displays at Royal Palace Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Luang Prabang trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry, car, and flight from Halong Bay to Luang Prabang in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In January, daytime highs in Luang Prabang are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 17 — 21:

Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 5 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Chiang Mai: Doi Inthanon (in Doi Inthanon National Park), Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Mae Wang) and Wachirathan Falls (in Chom Thong). Spend the 22nd (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra Singh, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and stop by Mesimu.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Chiang Mai trip website.

You can fly from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Luang Prabang in January: highs in Chiang Mai hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Chiang Rai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 21 — 26:

Chiang Rai, Thailand

— 2 nights
Enjoy a cultural and relaxing vacation in Chiang Rai, the capital city of an eponymous province.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Wat Phra That Doi Mae Aeb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Doi Ngam Muang, then admire the striking features of Wat Rong Khun, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Huay Pla Kang. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Valley Thailand, then take in nature's colorful creations at 75 Anniversary Flag And Lamp Park, and then view the masterpieces at De'Cashmere Co.,Ltd.

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

Traveling by car from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Chiang Mai in January; daily highs in Chiang Rai reach 31°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Rai

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 28:

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.
Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Ayutthaya (Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan, Wat Maha That, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Wat Pho, steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, explore the world behind art at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC), and get great views at Wat Saket.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Bangkok trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Rai to Bangkok takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Chiang Rai in January: high temperatures in Bangkok hover around 36°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Battambang.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 2:

Battambang, Cambodia

— 2 nights
The riverside city of Battambang draws visitors with its easy charm, rich culture, and convenient location close to a number of historical sites.
On the 3rd (Thu), examine the collection at Cambodia Peace Gallery (Cambodia Peace Museum), explore the galleries of Romcheik 5 Art Space & Cafe, then browse the exhibits of La Fabrik, then browse the exhibits of HUMAN Gallery - Joseba Etxebarria Photography, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Mrs. Bun Roeung's Ancient House, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then admire the masterpieces at Tep Kao Sol Loeum Lorn Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at L'Atelier : Architecture Design.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Battambang journey website.

Traveling by car from Bangkok to Battambang takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Battambang

Museums · Shopping · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 4:

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.
Spend the 7th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver, steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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

Traveling by car from Battambang to Siem Reap takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 4 — 9:

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.
Phnom Penh is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and enjoy some diversion at Cambodia Fire Range.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Phnom Penh trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Phnom Penh, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Tours · Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 13:

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.
On the 16th (Wed), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, view the masterpieces at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City road trip site.

Getting from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and car. February in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 17:

Patong, Thailand

— 5 nights
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Explore Patong's surroundings by going to Samet Nangshe Viewpoint (in Tha Yu) and Phang Nga Bay. (in Ao Phang Nga National Park). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Bangla Road, enjoy the sand and surf at Freedom Beach, find something for the whole family at Football Crazy Golf - Phuket, and stroll through Patong Beach.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Patong online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Patong takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 17 — 22:

Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand

— 4 nights
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: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Nui Beach, relax and rejuvenate at Baan Sabai Thai Massage Koh Phi Phi, and step off the mainland to explore Mosquito Island.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Ko Phi Phi Don route tool.

Getting from Patong to Ko Phi Phi Don by ferry takes about 3 hours. In February in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Feb 22 — 26:

Krabi Town, Thailand

— 4 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Get out of town with these interesting Krabi Town side-trips: Ko Lanta (Shark Diving, Shaan and Jeevan's Eco-Farm, &more) and Lanta Animal Welfare (in Ban Sala Dan). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Railay Beach, stop by De' MARCO Fashions, take a peaceful walk through Krabi Elephant Sanctuary, and stroll through PhraNang Cave Beach.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Krabi Town trip maker tool.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Krabi Town in 2.5 hours. In February in Krabi Town, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 26 — Mar 2:

Singapore, Singapore

— 5 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Singapore is known for parks, shopping, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens, get outside with City Scoot, take in the waterfront activity at Marina Bay, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Singapore Zoo.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Singapore road trip tool.

You can fly from Krabi Town to Singapore in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Krabi Town to Singapore due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Krabi Town in March, plan for a bit cooler days in Singapore, with highs around 38°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 2 — 7:

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

— 3 nights

Garden City of Lights

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.
On the 8th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then Head underground at Batu Caves, and then stroll around KL Bird Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the different shops at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, then take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, then admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and finally stroll around KLCC Park.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur trip planning site.

You can drive from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 7 — 10:

Phuket travel guide

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Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops · Spas
Pearl of the Andamans
Thailand's largest island, Phuket lures both die-hard divers and casual beach lovers interested in spending most of their time basking in the sand and munching on local delicacies. Picturesque lagoons and an abundance of modern amenities may be the main incentive for a Phuket vacation, but you can find plenty of other things to do here once you get your fill of sun and sand. Away from the busy waterfront, the island boasts many gardens, Buddhist temples, museums, and aquariums that deserve a top spot on any traveler's Phuket itinerary.