52 days in Asia Itinerary

52 days in Asia Itinerary

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Train to London Heathrow, Fly to Delhi
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New Delhi, India
— 2 nights
Drive
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Agra, India
— 1 night
Fly
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Jaipur, India
— 2 nights
Fly
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 1 night
Bus
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Pai, Thailand
— 4 nights
Bus
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 4 nights
Fly
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Luang Prabang, Laos
— 3 nights
Bus
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Vang Vieng, Laos
— 2 nights
Drive
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Vientiane, Laos
— 3 nights
Fly
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Bus to Ha Long, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Fly to Danang, Bus to Hue
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Hue, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Train to Da Nang, Taxi to Hoi An
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly
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Nha Trang, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Bus
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Da Lat, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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New Delhi, India

— 2 nights
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Lodhi Garden, Jama Masjid, Akshardham, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Qutub Minar, delve into the distant past at Mehrauli Archaeological Park, wander the streets of Hauz Khas Village, then admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, and finally admire the natural beauty at Lodhi Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Jama Masjid, explore the historical opulence of Red Fort, then don't miss a visit to India Gate, and finally stroll through Akshardham.

To see ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the New Delhi tour builder app.

Exeter, UK to New Delhi is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5.5 hours traveling from Exeter to New Delhi. In January, daytime highs in New Delhi are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 27:

Agra, India

— 1 night

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): admire the striking features of Jahangir Mahal, then admire the striking features of Agra Fort, then admire the striking features of Diwan E Aam, and finally admire the striking features of Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): admire the striking features of Taj Mahal and then stroll around Mehtab Bagh.

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You can drive from New Delhi to Agra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 29:

Jaipur, India

— 2 nights

Pink City

Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, Panna Meena ka Kund and Jal Mahal. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Amber Palace, explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal, and then don't miss a visit to Panna Meena ka Kund. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, then make a trip to Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, and then get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Jaipur road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Agra to Jaipur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Agra, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jaipur, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 31:

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.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Jaipur to Chiang Mai in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Jaipur to Chiang Mai. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Jaipur in February; daily highs in Chiang Mai reach 38°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Pai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Classes
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 2:

Pai, Thailand

— 4 nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Santichon Village. When in Pai, make a side trip to see Lod Cave in Soppong, approximately Soppong away. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Pai Canyon, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra That Mae Yen, witness a stunning natural landmark at Pai Hot Springs, and don't miss a visit to The Land Split Pai Thailand.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Pai trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Chiang Mai to Pai in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Pai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. On the 6th (Sun), you'll travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Pai

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 2 — 6:

Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 4 nights

Rose of the North

Your day by day itinerary now includes Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Night Bazaar, Chiang Mai Night Safari, and other attractions you added. Explore Chiang Mai further: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chiang Man.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai online trip planner.

Drive from Pai to Chiang Mai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 6 — 10:

Luang Prabang, Laos

— 3 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.
Alms Giving Ceremony has been added to your itinerary. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, contemplate the long history of Wat Manorom, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, and don't miss a visit to Wat Tat Luang.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang holiday planner.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Chiang Mai in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Luang Prabang, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vang Vieng.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 10 — 13:

Vang Vieng, Laos

— 2 nights
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.
Vang Vieng is known for nature, adventure, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tham Phu Kham Cave and Blue Lagoon, Head underground at Tham Chang, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and take in the dramatic natural features at Tham Chang Cave.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Vang Vieng trip planner.

Drive from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Vientiane.

Things to do in Vang Vieng

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 16:

Vientiane, Laos

— 3 nights
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Vientiane is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Buddha Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Ong Teu, steep yourself in history at Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang), and appreciate the history behind Black Stupa (That Dam).

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Drive from Vang Vieng to Vientiane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 19:

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Train Street as well as Lotus Water Puppet Theater. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and make a trip to Temple of Literature & National University.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hanoi day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Vientiane to Hanoi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You will leave for Halong Bay on the 24th (Thu).

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 24:

Halong Bay, Vietnam

— 4 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.
To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Halong Bay online journey planner.

Getting from Hanoi to Halong Bay by combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Transportation
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 28:

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tomb of Minh Mang, Tomb of Khai Dinh, Huyen Tran Princess Temple, and other attractions. On the 1st (Tue), contemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, steep yourself in history at Imperial City, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thien Mu Pagoda. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, make a trip to Tomb of Khai Dinh, then make a trip to Huyen Tran Princess Temple, and finally make a trip to Tu Hieu Pagoda.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hue sightseeing website.

Traveling by combination of ferry, flight, and bus from Halong Bay to Hue takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Hue can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 3:

Hoi An, Vietnam

— 4 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes An Bang Beach as well as Golden Bridge. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, relax in the rural setting at Tra Que Minty Garden, and snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hoi An road trip planning app.

Getting from Hue to Hoi An by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 26°C. On the 7th (Mon), you're off to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 3 — 7:

Nha Trang, Vietnam

— 4 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dam Market, Long Son Pagoda, Ba Ho Waterfall, and other attractions you added. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers and kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Nha Trang day trip tool.

You can fly from Hoi An to Nha Trang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to take a bus to Da Lat.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Spas
Find places to stay Mar 7 — 11:

Da Lat, Vietnam

— 2 nights

City of a Thousand Flowers

While often referred to as "City of a Thousand Flowers," "City of a Thousand Pines," and "City of a Thousand Palms," you'd be right in thinking that numbers far greater than a thousand have given Da Lat its reputation as a fertile agricultural heartland.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Datanla Falls as well as Night Market Chợ đêm Đà Lạt. There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Linh Phuoc Pagoda and don't miss a visit to Crazy House.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Da Lat journey planner.

Traveling by bus from Nha Trang to Da Lat takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 13th (Sun), you're off to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Da Lat

Shopping · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 11 — 13:

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

— 3 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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chùa Giác Lâm (Giac Lam Pagoda), Pham Ngu Lao Street, Real Mekong Delta Tours, and other attractions. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, view the masterpieces at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, and pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City tour planning site.

Getting from Da Lat to Ho Chi Minh City by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. March in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 17th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 17: