39 days in Asia Itinerary

39 days in Asia Itinerary

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39 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  10​h
1
Kuta, Indonesia
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Jakarta, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Singapore, Singapore
— 2 nights
4
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
6
Phuket Town, Thailand
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h
7
Pattaya, Thailand
— 8 nights
shuttle:  1​h 30​min
8
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
9
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
10
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
11
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Sydney, Australia


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6
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
You'll get in some beach time at Balangan Beach and Green Bowl Beach. Bali Trick Art and Central Wave Painting will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Kuta's surroundings by going to Suluban Beach (in Pecatu), Ungasan (Blue Point Beach & Melasti Beach) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). There's lots more to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, wander the streets of Kuta Square, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kuta trip builder .

Sydney, Australia to Kuta is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Kuta is minus 2 hours. In March, Kuta is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Jakarta.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ungasan, Turtle Conservation and Education Centre, River Rafting & Tubing, Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, Tanah Lot Temple
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Balangan Beach ©
Balangan Beach
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple

4
nights
Jakarta, Indonesia

Jakarta ©
The capital and largest city of Indonesia, Jakarta offers the kind of cultural, historical, and natural stimulation expected from the most populous city in Southeast Asia.
Istiqlal Mosque and Galeri Nasional Indonesia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at Summarecon Mal Serpong and Gallery Kemang 58. Change things up with these side-trips from Jakarta: Bogor Palace (in Bogor), Spas (in Tangerang) and Summarecon Mal Bekasi (in Bekasi). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Ancol Beach Pool, examine the collection at Kite Museum of Indonesia, and take a stroll through Chinatown (Glodok).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Jakarta trip planner .

You can fly from Kuta to Jakarta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuta to Jakarta. In March, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Jakarta

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tangerang, Summarecon Mal Bekasi, Bogor Palace
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Summarecon Mal Serpong ©
Summarecon Mal Serpong
Istiqlal Mosque ©
Istiqlal Mosque
Bogor Palace ©
Bogor Palace

2
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Escape the urban bustle at MacRitchie Nature Trail and City Scoot. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Battlebox and The Helix Bridge. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at East Coast Park, take a stroll through Chinatown, buy something for everyone on your list at Clarke Quay, and see the interesting displays at The Intan.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Singapore trip maker tool .

Fly from Jakarta to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Jakarta to Singapore, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Singapore

Shopping Parks Outdoors
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Battlebox ©
Battlebox
MacRitchie Nature Trail ©
MacRitchie Nature Trail
East Coast Park ©
East Coast Park

1
night
Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Johor Bahru ©
A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture.
On the 18th (Wed), admire the striking features of Arulmigu Rajamariamman Devasthanam, take in the spiritual surroundings of Johor Old Chinese Temple, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kota Tinggi Firefly Park.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Johor Bahru day trip website .

Johor Bahru is very close to Singapore. In March in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Wildlife Historic Sites Parks
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Kota Tinggi Firefly Park ©
Kota Tinggi Firefly Park
Johor Old Chinese Temple ©
Johor Old Chinese Temple
Arulmigu Rajamariamman Devasthanam ©
Arulmigu Rajamariamman Devasthanam

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Batu Caves and Museum of Illusions. Step off the beaten path and head to Chinatown and Bagan Lalang Beach. Take a break from Kuala Lumpur with a short trip to Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque in Shah Alam, about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Maha Mariamman Temple, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. In March, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, Batu Caves, Bagan Lalang Beach
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 21:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Sri Maha Mariamman Temple ©
Sri Maha Mariamman Temple

4
nights
Phuket Town, Thailand

The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Phuket Trickeye Museum and Wat Mongkol Nimit. Step off the beaten path and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Bang Tao Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Phuket Town: Yanui Beach (in Rawai) and Nordic Fashion (in Karon). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey Hill, take in the pleasant sights at Kao Khad Views Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha Phuket, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Sunday Walking Street Market (Lard Yai).

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Phuket Town trip maker website .

Getting from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket Town by combination of flight and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Phuket Town. March in Phuket Town sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Pattaya.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Phuket, Scuba & Snorkeling, Yanui Beach, Nordic Fashion
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bang Tao Beach ©
Bang Tao Beach
Phuket Trickeye Museum ©
Phuket Trickeye Museum

8
nights
Pattaya, Thailand

Pattaya ©
Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Terminal 21 Pattaya. Do some cultural sightseeing at Big Buddha Temple and St. Nikolaus Church. Explore Pattaya's surroundings by going to Sattahip (Sai Kaew Beach & Ko Samae San). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Pattaya Beach, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, see the interesting displays at Anek Kuson Sala (Viharnra Sien), and take in the awesome beauty at Khao Chi Chan Buddha.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Pattaya journey maker site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Phuket Town to Pattaya in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March in Pattaya, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 30°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Thu) before leaving for Bangkok.

Things to do in Pattaya

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Bang Lamung, Sattahip, Ko Samae San
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Sai Kaew Beach ©
Sai Kaew Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Big Buddha Temple ©
Big Buddha Temple

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Wat Pho and Wat Chaiwatthanaram. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Chatuchak Weekend Market and Khao San Road. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bangkok: Ayutthaya (Wat Phanan Choeng & Wat Phra Sri Sanphet). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, look for all kinds of wild species at Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute), examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine).

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bangkok online travel planner .

You can take a shuttle from Pattaya to Bangkok in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Chaiwatthanaram ©
Wat Chaiwatthanaram
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet ©
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Angkor Wat and Ta Prohm. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Preah Khan and Angkor National Museum. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Banteay Samre, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, browse the eclectic array of goods at Made in Cambodia Market, and steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom South Gate.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bangkok to Siem Reap by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Siem Reap are 42°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Preah Khan ©
Preah Khan

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.
On the 9th (Thu), browse the eclectic array of goods at Russian Market, get some fabulous bargains at Factory Outlet Store, then steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, then stop by Lotus Space, and finally explore the activities along Mekong River.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Phnom Penh road trip planning site .

You can fly from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Phnom Penh can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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Russian Market ©
Russian Market
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Lotus Space ©
Lotus Space

2
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Khu Du Lich Sinh Thai Cao Minh, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, then take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ba Thien Hau Temple. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take a stroll through Pham Ngu Lao Street, and then take a stroll through Dong Khoi Street.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City travel planner .

You can fly from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping Neighborhoods Wildlife

Side Trip

Khu Du Lich Sinh Thai Cao Minh
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Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Pham Ngu Lao Street ©
Pham Ngu Lao Street

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