39 days in Asia Itinerary

39 days in Asia Itinerary

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39 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Denpasar, Indonesia
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Da Nang, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
5
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
Mandalay, Myanmar
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
7
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
8
Sukhothai, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
9
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h
10
Patong, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  13 h 30 min
11
Khao Sok National Park, Thailand
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  14 h 45 min
12
George Town, Malaysia
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
13
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Denpasar, Indonesia

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Fito Museum - Museums of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine & Pharmacy and FITO Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Food Tours. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Bitexco Financial Tower, contemplate the long history of People's Committee Building, brush up on your military savvy at Ho Chi Minh Campaign Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Ton Duc Thang Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip builder app .

Denpasar, Indonesia to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Denpasar to Ho Chi Minh City due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fito Museum - Museums of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine & Pharmacy
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Walking tours
FITO Museum ©
FITO Museum

2
nights
Da Nang, Vietnam

Da Nang ©
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Phap Lam Pagoda, explore the world behind art at Da Nang Fine Arts Museum, and then stroll through Phuoc My Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Da Nang online vacation planner .

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Da Nang

Beaches Parks Historic Sites
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Phuoc My Beach ©
Phuoc My Beach
Da Nang Fine Arts Museum ©
Da Nang Fine Arts Museum
Phap Lam Pagoda ©
Phap Lam Pagoda

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Chua Tran Quoc and Trang An Grottoes. Presidential Palace Historical Site and St. Joseph's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, view the masterpieces at TiredCity Hang Bong, explore the world behind art at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat), and don't miss a visit to Long Bien Bridge.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi day trip planner.

You can fly from Da Nang to Hanoi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Trang An Grottoes
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 29:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Chua Tran Quoc ©
Chua Tran Quoc
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat) ©
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)

3
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.
Let the collections at Cambodia Landmine Museum and Angkor National Museum capture your imagination. Your inner history buff will appreciate Preah Khan and Baphuon Temple. There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind The Victory Gate, explore the ancient world of Pre Rup, contemplate the long history of Eastern Mebon, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver.

To see ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap road trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hanoi to Siem Reap takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. June in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Preah Khan ©
Preah Khan
Baphuon Temple ©
Baphuon Temple

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 3rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Wat Langka and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument, then get curious at Kids City, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Al-Serkal Mosque, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ounalom.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Phnom Penh trip itinerary planning site .

Fly from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Phnom Penh, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Mandalay.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games
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Wat Langka ©
Wat Langka
Al-Serkal Mosque ©
Al-Serkal Mosque
Wat Ounalom ©
Wat Ounalom

4
nights
Mandalay, Myanmar

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Shwe In Bin Monastry and Cultural Museum, Mandalay. Your inner history buff will appreciate Shwekyimyint Paya and Jade Pagoda Mandalay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Mandalay: Mingun (Sat Taw Yar Pagode, Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, &more) and Sagaing (Sagaing Hill, Soon U Ponya Shin Paya, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Su Taung Pyi Pagoda, admire the landmark architecture of Pahtodawgyi Pagoda, and make a trip to Tingaza Kyaung Monestary.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mandalay trip planner.

You can fly from Phnom Penh to Mandalay in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sagaing, Mingun
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Shwe In Bin Monastry ©
Shwe In Bin Monastry
Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery ©
Maha Aung Mye Bon Zan Monastery

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phakhao Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monkchat Meditation Retreat, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Buppharam, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pikanesuan Devalai Chiangmai. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Wat Phra That Hariphunchai, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat San Pa Yang Luang, then see the interesting displays at Elephant Parade Land, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai route maker tool .

Getting from Mandalay to Chiang Mai by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in Chiang Mai, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 12th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Lamphun, The Dara Pirom Palace
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Monkchat Meditation Retreat ©
Monkchat Meditation Retreat
Wat San Pa Yang Luang ©
Wat San Pa Yang Luang
The Dara Pirom Palace ©
The Dara Pirom Palace

2
nights
Sukhothai, Thailand

Sukhothai ©
A trip to Sukhothai is a must for anyone interested in the origins of the Thai empire, which began in this city in the 13th century.
Keep things going the next day: delve into the distant past at Wat Trapang Tong Lang, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Traphang Thong, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chedi Si Hong, then delve into the distant past at Wat Chetuphon, and finally cruise along Green E-bike Sukhothai.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sukhothai trip planner.

You can drive from Chiang Mai to Sukhothai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

Wat Traphang Thong
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:
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Wat Trapang Tong Lang ©
Wat Trapang Tong Lang
Wat Chetuphon ©
Wat Chetuphon
Wat Mai ©
Wat Mai

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suan Phlu, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Assumption Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of The Chakri Group (Phra Thinang Chakri Maha Prasat), and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Upper Terrace. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Nak Prok, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Phya Thai Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Kalayanamit Varamahavihara.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bangkok online trip builder .

You can fly from Sukhothai to Bangkok in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In July in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums
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Assumption Cathedral ©
Assumption Cathedral
The Upper Terrace ©
The Upper Terrace

3
nights
Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Khao Rang Samakkhitham, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kua Tien Keng Shrine, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Mongkol Nimit, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Patong Mosque. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Wat Phra Thong, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church in Phuket, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tha Rua Shrine, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Sri Sunthon.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Patong trip website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Bangkok to Patong takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. July in Patong sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Khao Sok National Park.

Things to do in Patong

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Phuket, Wat Sri Sunthon
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:
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Holy Trinity Church in Phuket ©
Holy Trinity Church in Phuket
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) ©
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)
Kua Tien Keng Shrine ©
Kua Tien Keng Shrine

1
day
Khao Sok National Park, Thailand

Khao Sok National Park ©
While on tour of Khao Sok National Park, you'll discover a dense jungle, towering karst formations, and a man-made lake.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Khao Sok Elephant Sanctuary.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Khao Sok National Park tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Patong to Khao Sok National Park. In July, daily temperatures in Khao Sok National Park can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Khao Sok National Park

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 21:
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Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple ©
Wat Sok Tham Phanthurat Temple

4
nights
George Town, Malaysia

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram and Penang House of Music. We've included these beaches for you: Batu Ferringhi Beach and Monkey Beach. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapitan Keling Mosque, examine the collection at Wonderfood Museum Penang, and contemplate the long history of Cheah Kongsi.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the George Town trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Khao Sok National Park to George Town. July in George Town sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Batu Ferringhi Beach, Monkey Beach
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 26:
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram ©
Kapitan Keling Mosque ©
Kapitan Keling Mosque

2
nights
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Shalini Ganendra Fine Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan, examine the collection at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, then contemplate the long history of Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman, and finally get your game on at Laser Battle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at Royal Malaysia Police Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Guan Di Temple Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sin Sze Si Ya Temple.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from George Town to Kuala Lumpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Kuala Lumpur due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Shalini Ganendra Fine Art
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:
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Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman ©
Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman
Royal Malaysia Police Museum ©
Royal Malaysia Police Museum

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