28 days in Asia Itinerary

28 days in Asia Itinerary

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 3 nights
2
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 4 nights
3
Vang Vieng, Laos
— 4 nights
4
Vientiane, Laos
— 2 nights
5
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
6
Sihanoukville, Cambodia
— 1 night
7
Koh Rong Samloem, Cambodia
— 2 nights
8
Kampot, Cambodia
— 1 night
9
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 night
10
Da Nang, Vietnam
— 3 nights

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.
You've added Fah Lanna Spa - in the Old Town, The Yoga Tree At Arak Road., Wat Phra Singh, and other attractions to your itinerary. Visit Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan and Wat Chiang Man for their historical value. Wat Saen Muang Ma Luang and Wat Dab Pai are good opportunities to explore the local culture.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Chiang Mai itinerary site.

Nanjing, China to Chiang Mai is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of train, bus, and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from China Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Nanjing in December, expect Chiang Mai to be warmer, temps between 85°F and 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Spas · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Fah Lanna Spa - in the Old Town ©
Fah Lanna Spa - in the Old Town
Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh
Wat Chiang Man ©
Wat Chiang Man

4
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Icon Klub, Kuang Si Waterfall, Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, and other attractions. Get some historical perspective at Wat Xiengthong and Wat Sensoukharam. Museum-lovers will get to explore Royal Palace Museum and The Buddhist Archive of Photography. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Old Quarter Luang Prabang, learn something new at Big Brother Mouse, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Xieng Mouane.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Luang Prabang trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chiang Mai in December: high temperatures in Luang Prabang hover around 80°F and lows are around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Vang Vieng.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Mount Phousi ©
Mount Phousi
Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Wat Xiengthong ©
Wat Xiengthong

4
nights
Vang Vieng, Laos

Vang Vieng ©
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.
Get some historical perspective at Wat That and Wat Kang. Discover out-of-the-way places like Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary and Balloon Rides. There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Tham Loup & Tham Hoi Caves, explore the striking landscape at Tham Chang Cave, contemplate the waterfront views at Tham Phu Kham Cave and Blue Lagoon, and get outside with Kaeng Nyui Waterfalll.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Vang Vieng trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Luang Prabang to Vang Vieng by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Thu) before leaving for Vientiane.

Things to do in Vang Vieng

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 26:
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Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary ©
Vang Vieng Elephant Sanctuary
Tham Nam (Water cave) ©
Tham Nam (Water cave)
Kaeng Nyui Waterfalll ©
Kaeng Nyui Waterfalll

2
nights
Vientiane, Laos

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Vientiane Night Market as well as COPE Visitor Centre.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Vientiane sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Vang Vieng to Vientiane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Vientiane are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping
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Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) ©
Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
Wat Si Saket ©
Wat Si Saket
Wat Si Muang ©
Wat Si Muang

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.
Popular historic sites such as Angkor Wat and Bayon Temple are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Angkor National Museum and Cambodia Landmine Museum. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom, delve into the distant past at Baphuon Temple, view the masterpieces at Theam's Gallery, and brush up on your military savvy at War Museum Cambodia.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Siem Reap trip app.

Fly from Vientiane to Siem Reap in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Siem Reap when traveling from Vientiane in December, with lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sihanoukville.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 28 — Jan 2:
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Angkor National Museum ©
Angkor National Museum
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm

1
night
Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Sihanoukville
Sihanoukville, a relatively new city built around the country's first deepwater port, has been developing into a tourist destination in recent years.
To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Sihanoukville travel route site.

Getting from Siem Reap to Sihanoukville by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Koh Rong Samloem.

Things to do in Sihanoukville

Shopping
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2
nights
Koh Rong Samloem, Cambodia

Located just a 10-minute boat ride from Koh Rong, Koh Rong Samloem is home to just 300 people--it remains relatively unspoiled by tourism, featuring wide, white-sand beaches and thick swathes of jungle.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along M'Pai Bay, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Saracen Bay Beach, and finally enjoy the sea views from Koh Rong Light House.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Koh Rong Samloem trip tool.

Traveling by ferry from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong Samloem takes 1.5 hours. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kampot.

Things to do in Koh Rong Samloem

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 5:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Saracen Bay Beach ©
Saracen Bay Beach
M'Pai Bay ©
M'Pai Bay

1
night
Kampot, Cambodia

Kampot ©
The riverside town of Kampot mixes evocative colonial architecture and a wealth of nearby natural highlights.
You've now added La Plantation to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): steep yourself in history at The Old Royal Cinema, then experience rural life at La Plantation, then take in the exciting artwork at Black Cat Kep, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kampot trip builder app.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Koh Rong Samloem to Kampot takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Kampot

Historic Sites · Spas · Shopping

Side Trip

Kep
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Bokor Hill Station ©
Bokor Hill Station
Kampot Art Gallery ©
Kampot Art Gallery
Black Cat Kep ©
Black Cat Kep

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): get some fabulous bargains at Factory Outlet Store.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Phnom Penh holiday planning website.

Drive from Kampot to Phnom Penh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. January in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 73°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Tue) before leaving for Da Nang.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Shopping
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Factory Outlet Store ©
Factory Outlet Store
Independence Monument ©
Independence Monument

3
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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.
You'll explore and learn at Precious Heritage by Rehahn and OASIS ART GALLERY. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture and 3D Museum Art in Paradise Danang. There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, learn about all things military at Da Nang Museum, explore the striking landscape at The Marble Mountains, and look for gifts at Tabalo Outdoor.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Da Nang online attractions planner.

Fly from Phnom Penh to Da Nang in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. In January, Da Nang is a bit cooler than Phnom Penh - with highs of 77°F and lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Da Nang

Tours · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Hoi An
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach
Thermal Spas

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