22 days in Asia Itinerary

22 days in Asia Itinerary

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1
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
2
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 2 nights
3
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 2 nights
4
Patong, Thailand
— 2 nights
5
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
6
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
7
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
8
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
9
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 3 nights

2
nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Hanoi Police Museum, contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, thenwander the streets of Old Quarter, thenexplore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and finally stop by Tired City Bao Khanh. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanoi trip itinerary builder tool.

Minneapolis, USA to Hanoi is an approximately 23-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 13 hours traveling from Minneapolis to Hanoi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, get advice or help at The Living Land Farm, thenmake a trip to Wat Pa Huak, and finally take an in-depth tour of Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Kopnoi Export Promotion Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Xiengthong, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi, examine the collection at Royal Palace Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Sensoukharam.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Luang Prabang trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Hanoi to Luang Prabang in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

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

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phra That Hariphunchai, tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Rescue Park, thenstop by Mengrai Kilns, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Chiang Mai day trip planning site.

You can fly from Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Chiang Mai are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Wat Phra That Hariphunchai
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan
Wat Phra That Hariphunchai ©
Wat Phra That Hariphunchai

2
nights
Patong, Thailand

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Patong Beach, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Jungceylon. On your second day here, stroll through Karon Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Big Buddha Phuket, explore the galleries of Apichart art gallery, thentake in the exciting artwork at Patong Inn Art, thenstop by The Boss Tailor Central Patong, and finally take in the exciting artwork at The Phuket Gallery.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Patong travel route planner.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Patong in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Patong are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Shopping Beaches

Side Trips

Karon Beach, Big Buddha Phuket
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

3
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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.
You'll explore and learn at Jim Thompson House and Chantharakasem National Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Wat Pho and Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC). Step out of Bangkok with an excursion to Wat Maha That in Ayutthaya--about 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, stop by Tom's Fashion, and pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Bangkok visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Patong to Bangkok takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Bangkok are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
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Chatuchak Weekend Market ©
Chatuchak Weekend Market
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

2
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.
On the 16th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Bayon Temple, steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, explore the ancient world of Ta Prohm, thendelve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Baphuon Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banteay Srei, thenexamine the collection at Angkor National Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap route maker website.

Getting from Bangkok to Siem Reap by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Siem Reap can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Spas Museums
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, thenexamine the collection at National Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at Din Art Gallery, and finally take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Heng Naysim Tranditional Cambodian Weaving House, steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, sample the fine beverages at Samai Distillery, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phnom, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Phnom Penh travel route builder.

You can fly from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Phnom Penh can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Heng Naysim Tranditional Cambodian Weaving House
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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
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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 20th (Tue): explore the galleries of Vietnam Silver House, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, and finally ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, thenexamine the collection at Fito Museum - Museums of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine & Pharmacy, and then make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City vacation maker tool.

You can drive from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Shopping Tours

Side Trip

Fito Museum - Museums of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine & Pharmacy
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

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nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture, don't miss a visit to The Marble Mountains, browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market, thentake in the exciting artwork at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, thensnap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, thenmake a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mỹ Sơn.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hoi An trip maker app.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Da Nang, Mỹ Sơn
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Mỹ Sơn ©
Mỹ Sơn
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

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