32 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

32 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

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32 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  9 h
1
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Da Nang, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Krong Preah Vihear, Cambodia
— 3 nights
+4
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Taxi + Ferry:  7 h 15 min
7
Koh Rong Samloem, Cambodia
— 1 night
+2
Ferry + Foot + Bus:  5 h 45 min
8
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
9
Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
10
Sydney, Australia
— 1 day
End: Sydney, Australia

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Independence Palace and Catholic Church Huyen Sy. Shop till you drop at Ben Thanh Market and Galerie Quynh. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at The World of Heineken, visit Chinatown (Cho Lon) - District 5, and admire the striking features of Central Post Office.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip planning website .

Sydney, Australia to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in April: highs in Ho Chi Minh City hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Outdoors Adventure
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Kayaking & Canoeing
The Independence Palace ©
The Independence Palace

4
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.
Relax by the water at An Bang Beach and Cua Dai Beach. Get some historical perspective at Old House of Tan Ky and The Old House of Phun Hung. There's still lots to do: view the masterpieces at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, contemplate the long history of Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hoi An day trip site .

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Ho Chi Minh City, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Hoi An, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Hue.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches
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Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Spas
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at TiredCity Hang Bong and Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat). Head to Bui Mai Hien Gallery and K S and Friends Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Quarter, learn about all things military at Vietnam Military History Museum, examine the collection at Vietnamese Women's Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Ho Chi Minh Museum.

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Fly from Hoi An to Hanoi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hanoi

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

2
nights
Da Nang, Vietnam

Da Nang ©
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at My Khe Beach and Non Nuoc Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Mỹ Sơn and Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to The Marble Mountains, pick up some local products at Bac My An Market, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and brush up on your military savvy at Da Nang Museum.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Da Nang trip planner.

You can fly from Hanoi to Da Nang in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Da Nang

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Mỹ Sơn
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The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains
Mỹ Sơn ©
Mỹ Sơn
Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture ©
Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom. You'll explore and learn at Escape Break and Angkor National Museum. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Ta Prohm, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pre Rup, explore the galleries of Angkor Artwork E&T Stocker, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Siem Reap travel planning app .

You can fly from Da Nang to Siem Reap in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 31°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Krong Preah Vihear.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm

3
nights
Krong Preah Vihear, Cambodia

Krong Preah Vihear ©
Koh Ker Temple and Preah Khan Kompong Svay are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to BeTreed Adventures and Kulen Prumep Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Krong Preah Vihear driving holiday planner .

Drive from Siem Reap to Krong Preah Vihear in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Koh Rong Samloem.

Things to do in Krong Preah Vihear

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Kulen Prumep Wildlife Sanctuary, BeTreed Adventures, Koh Ker Temple
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BeTreed Adventures ©
BeTreed Adventures
Koh Ker Temple
Koh Ker Temple
Preah Khan Kompong Svay ©
Preah Khan Kompong Svay

1
night
Koh Rong Samloem, Cambodia

Koh Rong Samloem ©
Located just a 10-minute boat ride from Koh Rong, Koh Rong Samloem is home to just 300 people--it remains relatively unspoiled by tourism, featuring wide, white-sand beaches and thick swathes of jungle.
On the 18th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Saracen Bay Beach and then enjoy the sea views from Koh Rong Light House. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at M'Pai Bay and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Koh Rong Samloem online vacation planner .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry from Krong Preah Vihear to Koh Rong Samloem in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Koh Rong Samloem

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Saracen Bay Beach ©
Saracen Bay Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
M'Pai Bay ©
M'Pai Bay

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and National Museum. You'll explore and learn at Lotus Space and Din Art Gallery. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, see Off-Road Tours, browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Phnom Penh road trip planning app .

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Koh Rong Samloem to Phnom Penh in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and train. In May, daily temperatures in Phnom Penh can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

3
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Visiting Jurong Bird Park and Tanjong Beach will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will get to explore Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum and The Maritime Experiential Museum. The adventure continues: shop like a local with Orchard Road, stop by Chinatown, pause for some photo ops at Merlion Park, and admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Singapore trip planner.

You can fly from Phnom Penh to Singapore in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Singapore Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Phnom Penh, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Singapore, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
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Marina Bay
Marina Bay
Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum ©

1
day
Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Billich Gallery, then take an in-depth tour of The Rocks Discovery Museum, then see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Karlangu Aboriginal Art Centre.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Singapore to Sydney by flight takes about 10.5 hours. Traveling from Singapore to Sydney, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in May, with highs in Sydney at 24°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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