41 days in Asia Itinerary

41 days in Asia Itinerary

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41 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  15​h
1
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
4
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h
5
Patong, Thailand
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Krabi Town, Thailand
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + ferry:  5​h 15​min
7
Koh Tao, Thailand
— 4 nights
ferry + Fly:  5​h
8
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly + train:  3​h
9
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
+2
train + Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
10
Ubud, Indonesia
— 6 nights
Drive:  45​min
11
Kuta, Indonesia
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h
End: London, United Kingdom

2
nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Hanoi trip maker website .

London, UK to Hanoi is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Hanoi is 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hanoi

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Bach Dang, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and then get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 15:
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral
Bach Dang ©
Bach Dang

2
nights
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 15th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): explore the activities along Mekong River, try your luck at NagaWorld Casino, and then pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Phnom Penh online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. April in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

#Historic Sites, #Casinos, #Fun & Games
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:
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Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Wat Phnom ©
Wat Phnom

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Angkor Wat and Bayon Temple. Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Angkor Silk Farm. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, identify plant and animal life at Angkor Centre for Conservation of Biodiversity, and examine the collection at Angkor National Museum.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Siem Reap trip builder site .

Fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or ride a ferry. April in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 42°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Siem Reap

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tonle Sap Lake
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 21:
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm

3
nights
Patong, Thailand

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Patong Beach and Kata Beach. Get outdoors at Karon Beach and Nai Harn Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Patong side-trips: Windmill Viewpoint (in Phuket Town) and Phuket Big Buddha (in Chalong). Spend the 22nd (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's more to do: take some stellar pictures from Karon View Point.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Patong online holiday planner .

Getting from Siem Reap to Patong by combination of flight and taxi takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Siem Reap in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Patong: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Patong

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Karon, Nai Harn Beach, Windmill Viewpoint, Kata Beach, Phuket Big Buddha
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 24:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Karon Beach ©
Karon Beach

3
nights
Krabi Town, Thailand

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
We've included these beaches for you: Railay Beach and Ao Thalane. Get in touch with nature at PhraNang Cave Beach and Ao Nang Beach. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Nopparat Thara Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea), buy something for everyone on your list at Klong Muang Plaza, and stop by Scandi Fashion.

You can plan Krabi Town trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Patong to Krabi Town by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. April in Krabi Town sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Krabi Town

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 27:
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PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Ao Nang Beach ©
Ao Nang Beach

4
nights
Koh Tao, Thailand

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and John-Suwan Viewpoint will get you outdoors. You'll get in some beach time at Sai Nuan Beach and Ao Tanot Bay. The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sairee Beach.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Koh Tao trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and ferry from Krabi Town to Koh Tao takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Krabi Town in April, Koh Tao is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Koh Tao

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks
Find places to stay Apr 27 — May 1:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Sai Nuan Beach ©
Sai Nuan Beach
Ao Tanot Bay ©
Ao Tanot Bay

5
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Chiang Mai Zoo. Do some cultural sightseeing at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Wat Phra Singh. Get out of town with these interesting Chiang Mai side-trips: Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim) and Thai Elephant Home (in Mae Taeng). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, stop by Metal Studio Jewelry Chaing Mai, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and see the interesting displays at Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai itinerary site .

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Koh Tao to Chiang Mai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Koh Tao in May since evenings lows in Chiang Mai dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Thai Elephant Home, Maerim Elephant Sanctuary, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Find places to stay May 1 — 6:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep ©
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

5
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew). Get some historical perspective at Wat Pho and Wat Saket. Spend the 10th (Thu) exploring nature at Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Jim Thompson House, take a stroll through Khao San Road, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bangkok trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Chiang Mai to Bangkok in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in May, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Bangkok

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Nature

Side Trips

Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, Ancient City
Find places to stay May 6 — 11:
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

6
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
You'll explore and learn at Neka Art Museum and Threads of Life. Elephant Safari Park and Tirta Empul Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Ubud's surroundings by going to Blue Point Beach (in Ungasan), Mendira House (in Manggis) and White Sand Beach (in Karangasem). Pamper yourself for a day on the 12th (Sat) at some of the top local wellness centers. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Sindhu Beach, stroll through Bingin Beach, and admire the masterpieces at Museum Puri Lukisan.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ubud trip planner .

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and taxi from Bangkok to Ubud takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Traveling from Bangkok to Ubud, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Bangkok in May: high temperatures in Ubud hover around 36°C and lows are around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kuta.

Things to do in Ubud

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Sindhu Beach, Mendira House, JImbaran Beach, Elephant Safari Park, Blue Point Beach
Find places to stay May 11 — 17:
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Bingin Beach ©
Bingin Beach

4
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Escape the urban bustle at Sanur Beach and Kuta Beach - Bali. Visit Jimbaran Bay and Padang Padang Beach for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Kuta side-trips: Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the exciting artwork at Nyaman Gallery, admire the masterpieces at Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak, and look for gifts at Nyaman Boutique.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kuta travel route planning app .

Traveling by car from Ubud to Kuta takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in May, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Kuta

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Seminyak, Pecatu, Pantai Sanur, Tanah Lot Temple, Jimbaran Bay
Find places to stay May 17 — 21:
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Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali

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