29 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

29 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 6 nights
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 3 nights
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
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Nha Trang, Vietnam
— 6 nights
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 5 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

— 6 nights

Pearl of the Far East

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.
On the 6th (Fri), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. On the 7th (Sat), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, wander the streets of Chinatown (Cho Lon) - District 5, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, and browse the exhibits of The Independence Palace.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City trip planning tool.

Edmonton, Canada to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a 14 hour difference. Traveling from Edmonton in May, things will get much hotter in Ho Chi Minh City: highs are around 41°C and lows about 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours · Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia

— 3 nights

Charming City

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.
Phnom Penh is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, get engrossed in the history at Sosoro Museum, admire the striking features of Central Market, and appreciate the history behind Independence Monument.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Phnom Penh trip planner.

Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Phnom Penh can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Siem Reap, Cambodia

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, and then delve into the distant past at Angkor Thom. On the next day, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Siem Reap trip website.

Fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 31°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Nha Trang.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites · Spas
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Nha Trang, Vietnam

— 6 nights
On a vacation in Nha Trang, a famous Vietnam resort town, you can lounge on a beach all day and party into the night.
Spend the 16th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Po Nagar Cham Towers, see Off-Road Tours, kick back and relax at Nha Trang Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For reviews and tourist information, read Nha Trang tour website.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Nha Trang takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Hoi An.

Things to do in Nha Trang

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Hoi An, Vietnam

— 4 nights
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.
Hoi An is known for shopping, sightseeing, and spas. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cua Dai Beach, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hoi An online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Nha Trang to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to fly to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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Hanoi, Vietnam

— 5 nights
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.
On the 26th (Thu), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hanoi day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Hanoi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
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