31 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

31 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Karon, Thailand
— 5 nights
2
Nai Yang, Thailand
— 3 nights
3
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 7 nights
4
Perth, Australia
— 6 nights
5
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 6 nights

5
nights
Karon, Thailand

Quieter than nearby Patong Beach, the resort town of Karon offers a wide stretch of golden sand, which attracts mostly couples and families.
Head to Jungceylon and Royal Armani Suitfor plenty of shopping. We've included these beaches for you: Patong Beach and Kata Beach. The adventure continues: look for gifts at The Boss Tailor Central Patong, tour the pleasant surroundings at Karon Beach, don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, and hunt for treasures at Malin Plaza Patong.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Karon trip planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Karon is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Karon is 7 hours. In December, Karon is much warmer than Dublin - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Nai Yang.

Things to do in Karon

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Patong, Phuket Town, Nai Harn Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

3
nights
Nai Yang, Thailand

Nai Yang ©
Wat Phra Thong and Wat Mongkol Wararam are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP) and Nai Thon Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Nai Yang online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Karon to Nai Yang in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Nai Yang are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Nai Yang

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Phuket, Takeoff Landing, The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP), Sky Club Asia
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Naiyang Beach ©
Naiyang Beach
The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP) ©
The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP)
Mai Khao Beach ©
Mai Khao Beach

7
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.
Shop till you drop at Ben Thanh Market and Ninh Khuong Hand Embroidery. War Remnants Museum and Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Ho Chi Minh City to Bien Hoa to see Buu Long Mountain about 58 minutes away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, admire the masterpieces at Artinus 3D Art Museum, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Nai Yang to Ho Chi Minh City. In January, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping Museums Tours

Side Trip

Buu Long Mountain
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

6
nights
Perth, Australia

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Take a break from the city and head to Mullaloo Beach and Swan River. Shop till you drop at Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Park and Fremantle Markets. Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: Warnbro Beach (in Warnbro), Emma Blyth Gallery (in Mandurah) and Secret Harbour Beach (in Secret Harbour). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, take in the exciting artwork at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, pick up some local products at Subi Famers Market, and browse for treasures at Trowbridge Gallery.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Perth trip planner.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Perth in 12 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Perth is 1 hour. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in January, Perth is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Abu Dhabi.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fremantle, Scarborough, Quinns Rocks Beach, Illusionary Art, Red Dirt Photographic
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach

6
nights
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi ©
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Head to Marina Mall and Yas Mallfor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Safaris and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Venture out of the city with trips to Al Ain (Al Ain Oasis, Al Jahili Fort, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, view the masterpieces at Folklore Gallery, walk around Delma Park, and get engrossed in the history at Qasr Al Hosn.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Abu Dhabi trip planner.

You can fly from Perth to Abu Dhabi in 17 hours. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Perth to Abu Dhabi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in January, expect nights in Abu Dhabi to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Al Ain
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Heritage Village ©
Heritage Village
Al Jahili Fort ©
Al Jahili Fort

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