12 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

12 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Luang Prabang, Laos
— 2 nights
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 1 night
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Maret, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Karon, Thailand
— 1 night

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Luang Prabang, Laos

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Icon Klub, Laos Tour Packages Day Tours and Food Tours. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): catch all the local highlights with Laos Tour Packages Day Tours, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Phousi, then admire the striking features of Wat Xiengthong, and finally join in the after-dark buzz at Icon Klub. Here are some ideas for day two: get advice or help at The Living Land Farm and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang journey builder app.

Augusta, USA to Luang Prabang is an approximately 33-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Augusta to Luang Prabang. Traveling from Augusta in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Luang Prabang: highs are around 80°F and lows about 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Tours · Nightlife · Nature · Parks
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.5
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Architectural Building
Wat Xiengthong
4.5
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Nightlife
Icon Klub
4.6

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Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©

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.
On the 30th (Sun), view the masterpieces at Theam's Gallery, look for gifts at Saarti, then hunt for treasures at Psar Chaa - Old Market, and finally stop by Very Berry -Handmade in Cambodia. On the 31st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Shop676, look for gifts at Mademoiselle Thyda, stop by Muoy Chorm Fashion Designer, then look for gifts at Ashi, then look for gifts at Xinh Creations, and finally look for gifts at Mekong Quilts.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Siem Reap holiday planning app.

Fly from Luang Prabang to Siem Reap in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. Traveling from Luang Prabang in December, expect Siem Reap to be a bit warmer, temps between 86°F and 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Shopping · Museums · Classes
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Very Berry -Handmade in Cambodia
4.7
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Art Gallery
Theam's Gallery
4.7

2
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Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), then steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), and finally wander the streets of Sukhumvit. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, and then wander the streets of Khaosan Road.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bangkok road trip planner.

You can fly from Siem Reap to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in December, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Maret.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Spas
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Must see
The Grand Palace
4.1
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Must see
Wat Pho
4.6

2
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Maret, Thailand

Maret ©
Maret, a bustling area on the island of Koh Samui, offers an abundance of activities and small settlements along a stretch of attractive coastline.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): wander the streets of Fisherman’s Village, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha, then look for gifts at Classic International Suits, and finally stop by Rocky's Fashion. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Khunaram (Mummified Monk), kick back and relax at Thong Takhian Beach (Silver Beach), then stop by Dao Siam Cosmetics, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Maenam Beach.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Maret tour itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Bangkok to Maret in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Maret when traveling from Bangkok in January, with lows around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Karon.

Things to do in Maret

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 4:
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Karon, Thailand

Karon ©
Quieter than nearby Patong Beach, the resort town of Karon offers a wide stretch of golden sand, which attracts mostly couples and families.
On the 5th (Sat), stroll through Patong Beach, then look for gifts at Lemongrass House Karon, then don't miss a visit to Big Buddha Phuket, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Rawai Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Karon trip planner.

Getting from Maret to Karon by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Maret in January, plan for little chillier nights in Karon, with lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Karon

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 4 — 5:
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Beach
Patong Beach
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Religious Site
Big Buddha Phuket
4.4
Beach
Rawai Beach
3.4

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