60 days in South America & Asia Itinerary

60 days in South America & Asia Itinerary

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60 days in South America & Asia Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Cusco, Peru
— 6 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Train:  3 h 15 min
2
Machu Picchu, Peru
— 2 nights
+4
Train + Foot + Bus + Taxi + Fly:  13 h
3
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 5 nights
Fly:  29 h
4
Ubud, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 6 nights
Fly:  8 h
6
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h 45 min
7
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 4 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Drive + Ferry:  7 h 45 min
8
Ko Lanta, Thailand
— 6 nights
Ferry:  45 min
9
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 4 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
10
Patong, Thailand
— 6 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Bus + Ferry:  5 h 45 min
11
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 6 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  4 h 45 min
12
Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: London, United Kingdom

6
nights
Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cusco: Hacienda del Chalan (in Urubamba), Iglesia San Martin de Tours (in Huarocondo) and Salinas de Maras (in Maras). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Sacsayhuaman, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, admire the striking features of Centro Historico De Cusco, and steep yourself in history at Sacred Valley of the Incas.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cusco road trip app.

London, UK to Cusco is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Peru Time (PET) is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in April, expect nights in Cusco to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Machu Picchu.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites Tours Parks

Side Trips

Salinas de Maras, Sacred Valley of the Incas, Hacienda del Chalan, Iglesia San Martin de Tours
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Ekekos San Blas  - Arte  & Colores ©
Ekekos San Blas - Arte & Colores
Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Qorikancha ©
Qorikancha

2
nights
Machu Picchu, Peru

Machu Picchu ©
A symbol of the Incan civilization, the abandoned city of Machu Picchu represents a must-see on a Peru vacation.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu. Keep things going the next day: kick your exploration up a notch at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks and then delve into the distant past at Winay Wayna.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Machu Picchu tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of bus and train from Cusco to Machu Picchu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Machu Picchu

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Zipline
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Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu ©
Santuario Historico de Machu Picchu
Winay Wayna ©
Winay Wayna
Zipline

5
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pedra Bonita, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Tijuca, and enjoy the sand and surf at Copacabana Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Rio de Janeiro planner.

Getting from Machu Picchu to Rio de Janeiro by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Machu Picchu to Rio de Janeiro is 2 hours. April in Rio de Janeiro sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado - Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach
Praia de Ipanema
Praia de Ipanema

4
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ubud: Banyumala Twin Waterfalls (in Wanagiri), Tirta Empul Temple (in Tampaksiring) and Ulun Danu Beratan Temple (in Tabanan). The adventure continues: stroll through Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, take in the exciting artwork at Five Art Studio, see the interesting displays at Setia Darma House of Mask and Puppets, and stop by Threads of Life.

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Getting from Rio de Janeiro to Ubud by flight takes about 29 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Ubud, you'll lose 11 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Ubud can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Seminyak.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, Pucak Sari Waterfall, Banyumala Twin Waterfalls, Tirta Empul Temple
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 25:
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park

6
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

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.
Explore Seminyak's surroundings by going to Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu), Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Sanur (Pura Dalem Pengembak, Pantai Sanur, &more). Next up on the itinerary: cool off at Waterbom Bali, have some family-friendly fun at Tilo Kids Club, stop by Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dalem Kahyangan Temple.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Seminyak day trip planning app.

Getting from Ubud to Seminyak by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Seminyak are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Denpasar, Uluwatu Temple, Tanah Lot Temple, Waterbom Bali, Kharisma Antique & Furniture
Find places to stay Apr 25 — May 1:
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Off-Road Tours
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali

1
night
Puerto Princesa, Philippines

Puerto Princesa ©
A convenient place to stay when exploring the island, the city of Puerto Princesa sits on the coast in the center of the landmass.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore the activities along Babuyan River and then see the vivid underwater world at Tubbataha Reef. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Puerto Princesa Underground River.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Puerto Princesa day trip planning tool.

Getting from Seminyak to Puerto Princesa by flight takes about 8 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Puerto Princesa can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Tubbataha Reef ©
Tubbataha Reef
Puerto Princesa Underground River ©
Puerto Princesa Underground River
Babuyan River ©
Babuyan River

4
nights
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, buy something for everyone on your list at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, and explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur online road trip planner.

Getting from Puerto Princesa to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Tours Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves

6
nights
Ko Lanta, Thailand

Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
Ko Lanta is known for wildlife, beaches, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, enjoy the sand and surf at Nui Beach, step off the mainland to explore Ko Rok Nok, and stop by Tiger of Koh Lanta.

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Do a combination of flight and ferry from Kuala Lumpur to Ko Lanta in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is minus 1 hour. In May in Ko Lanta, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Shark Diving
Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Ko Rok Nok ©
Ko Rok Nok

4
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: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Loh Dalum Beach, Head underground at Ko Phi Phi Le, and kick back and relax at Nui Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ko Phi Phi Don travel route builder website.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Lanta to Ko Phi Phi Don in an hour. In May in Ko Phi Phi Don, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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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

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Patong: Phang Nga Bay. (in Ao Phang Nga National Park), Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong) and Phang Nga Elephant Park (in Phang Nga). The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, see Off-Road Tours, don't miss a visit to Patong Beach, and kick back and relax at Karon Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Patong trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Ko Phi Phi Don to Patong in 2.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In May in Patong, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Karon, Phang Nga Elephant Park, Phuket Golf Leisure Co., Ltd., Big Buddha Phuket, Phang Nga Bay.
Find places to stay May 18 — 24:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

6
nights
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Ko Pha Ngan is known for beaches, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, visit Natural Kite Park, putt your heart out at Phangan Adventure MiniGolf, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ko Pha Ngan vacation builder.

Getting from Patong to Ko Pha Ngan by combination of bus, flight, and ferry takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. Traveling from Patong in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 32°C in Ko Pha Ngan. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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C&M Learn Thai Culture ©
C&M Learn Thai Culture
Scuba & Snorkeling
Phangan Jorkyball ©
Phangan Jorkyball

4
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.
Step out of Bangkok with an excursion to Wat Maha That in Ayutthaya--about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bangkok trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Ko Pha Ngan to Bangkok in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. In May, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Wat Maha That
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 3:
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Rajawongse Clothier ©
Rajawongse Clothier
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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