59 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

59 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London, United Kingdom
Train + Fly:  15 h
1
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Bus + 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 + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
5
Patong, Thailand
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h 15 min
6
Singapore, Singapore
— 6 nights
Fly:  6 h
7
Ubud, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
8
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 5 nights
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
Taxi + 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 + Train:  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 take a stroll through Old Quarter.

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 combination of train and 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) ©
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Temple of Literature & National University

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 combination of bus and 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 Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Chom Thong) and Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim). 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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Ched Yot, 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

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Maerim Elephant Sanctuary
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
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 Loh Lana Bay, 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, shuttle, and ferry; or take a bus. 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:
Highlights from your plan
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)). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, practice your aim at Game Space Laser Battle, look for gifts at Suit Master, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Patong online day trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In November, daytime highs in Patong are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can 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. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Gardens by the Bay, visit Chinatown, examine the collection at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Singapore trip itinerary builder app.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Patong to Singapore in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Singapore Standard Time is 1 hour. In November in Singapore, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time 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 Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens

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: Ulun Danu Beratan Temple (in Tabanan), Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari (in Sanur) and Tirta Empul Temple (in Tampaksiring). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, explore the fascinating underground world of Elephant Cave, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Ubud trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Singapore to Ubud in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and bus. December in Ubud sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. 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

Tegalalang, Tampaksiring, Taman Ayun Temple, Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park

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), Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Pantai Sanur (in Sanur). 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 Reservoart.

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 Beaches Parks

Side Trips

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

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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, explore the galleries of Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, 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 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 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

Shopping Museums 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: relax in the rural setting at The Duck Stop, explore the fascinating underground world of Phong Nha Caves, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and take in nature's colorful creations at Phong Nha Botanic Garden.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Hoi An to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough 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:
Highlights from your plan
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 combination of taxi and 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
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

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 Outdoors Tours
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: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, and buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bangkok fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Siem Reap to Bangkok by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. December in Bangkok sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can 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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