9 days in Vientiane & Phuket Town Itinerary

9 days in Vientiane & Phuket Town Itinerary

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Vientiane, Laos
— 3 nights
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Drive to Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge, Bus to Udon Thani, Fly to Phuket, Bus to Phuket Town
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Phuket Town, Thailand
— 5 nights
Bus to Phuket, Fly to Cairo

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Vientiane, Laos

— 3 nights
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Buddha Park, steep yourself in history at Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ong Teu, and appreciate the history behind Black Stupa (That Dam).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Vientiane sightseeing planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Vientiane is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Cairo in January, with highs in Vientiane at 33°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Phuket Town.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
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Phuket Town, Thailand

— 5 nights
The economic hub of the eponymous island, Phuket Town attracted merchants from China, India, and Portugal long before it became a tourist destination.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Phuket Town: Patong (Patong Beach, Jungceylon, &more), Karon Viewpoint (in Karon) and Karon Beach (in Karon Beach). There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Big Buddha Phuket and find something for the whole family at Football Crazy Golf - Phuket.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Phuket Town trip planner.

Do a combination of car, bus, and flight from Vientiane to Phuket Town in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In January, Phuket Town is a bit warmer than Vientiane - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Phuket Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

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