37 days in Asia Itinerary

37 days in Asia Itinerary

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1
Patong, Thailand
— 3 nights
2
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
3
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 4 nights
4
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
5
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
— 1 night
6
Mandalay, Myanmar
— 2 nights
7
Bagan, Myanmar
— 2 nights
8
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 4 nights
9
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 3 nights
10
Vientiane, Laos
— 1 night
11
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
12
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 5 nights

3
nights
Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) and Big Buddha Phuket. We've included these beaches for you: Nai Harn Beach and Freedom Beach. Explore Patong's surroundings by going to Phuket 3D Museum (in Talat Yai) and Kayaking & Canoeing (in Phuket Town). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, look for gifts at Aussie Tailor, explore the galleries of The Phuket Gallery, and stroll through The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP).

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Patong trip itinerary planning tool.

Kalamazoo, USA to Patong is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 12 hours traveling from Kalamazoo to Patong due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kalamazoo in September; daily highs in Patong reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Phuket Town, The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP), Karon View Point, Nai Harn Beach
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Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, get outside with Nature cambodia, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phnom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, examine the collection at National Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Lotus Space.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Phnom Penh trip planner.

You can fly from Patong to Phnom Penh in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

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

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.
Angkor Wat and Angkor National Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will get to explore Cambodia Landmine Museum and War Museum Cambodia. The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Ta Prohm, contemplate the long history of Beng Mealea, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Banteay Srei.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Siem Reap trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Beng Mealea
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Beng Mealea ©
Beng Mealea
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm

3
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Historic City of Ayutthaya and Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC). Popular historic sites such as Wat Pho and The Grand Palace are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Bangkok to Ayutthaya to see Wat Maha That about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), meet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, get great views at Wat Saket, and admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Bangkok road trip website.

You can fly from Siem Reap to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yangon (Rangoon).

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
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Historic City of Ayutthaya ©
Historic City of Ayutthaya
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

1
night
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar

Yangon (Rangoon) ©
Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
On the 19th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shwedagon Pagoda, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Botahtaung Pagoda, and finally explore the striking landscape at Panthu Mahar.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Yangon (Rangoon) journey builder tool.

You can fly from Bangkok to Yangon (Rangoon) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time (ICT) to Myanmar Time (MMT) is minus 0.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mandalay.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites Nature Museums
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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Botahtaung Pagoda
Botahtaung Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha

2
nights
Mandalay, Myanmar

Mandalay ©
Built on a large scale by a king needing to impress and rebuild after defeat in battle, Mandalay deserves exploration.
On the 20th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahamuni Image, thenadmire the striking features of Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book, thenadmire the striking features of Shwenandaw Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bagaya Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pahtodawgyi.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mandalay road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Yangon (Rangoon) to Mandalay takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Bagan.

Things to do in Mandalay

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife
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Shwenandaw Monastery ©
Shwenandaw Monastery
Pahtodawgyi ©
Pahtodawgyi
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book ©
Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book

2
nights
Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sulamani Guphaya Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ananda Temple, thendelve into the distant past at Bagan Temples, and finally steep yourself in history at Shwesandaw Pagoda. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Shwe Leik Too, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwezigon Pagoda, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhammayan Gyi Temple, and finally steep yourself in history at Gubyaukgyi Temple.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bagan journey planner.

Getting from Mandalay to Bagan by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Bagan

Historic Sites
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Bagan Temples ©
Bagan Temples
Dhammayan Gyi Temple ©
Dhammayan Gyi Temple
Ananda Temple ©
Ananda Temple

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain) and Wat Phra Singh. Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Zipline. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chiang Mai: Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Mae Win) and Doi Inthanon National Park (in Doi Inthanon National Park). There's more to do: examine the collection at Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Suan Dok.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Chiang Mai online day trip planner.

Fly from Bagan to Chiang Mai in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Bagan to Chiang Mai. In September, daily temperatures in Chiang Mai can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Doi Inthanon National Park
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Doi Inthanon National Park ©
Doi Inthanon National Park

3
nights
Luang Prabang, Laos

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.
Get some historical perspective at Wat Xiengthong and Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kuang Si Butterfly Farm and Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, make a trip to Old Quarter Luang Prabang, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Luang Prabang can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Vientiane.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kuang Si Butterfly Farm ©
Kuang Si Butterfly Farm
Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre ©
Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre

1
night
Vientiane, Laos

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): appreciate the history behind Buddha Park, make a trip to Patuxai, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Muang, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Saket, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Ho Phra Keo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang).

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Vientiane online attractions planner.

You can fly from Luang Prabang to Vientiane in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites Parks
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Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) ©
Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
Wat Si Saket ©
Wat Si Saket
Wat Si Muang ©
Wat Si Muang

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and Vietnamese Women's Museum. Old Quarter and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, look for gifts at Tired City Bao Khanh, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanoi day trip planning app.

You can fly from Vientiane to Hanoi in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology ©
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
Vietnamese Women's Museum ©
Vietnamese Women's Museum

5
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Precious Heritage by Rehahn and Imperial City. Your inner history buff will appreciate Thien Mu Pagoda and Mỹ Sơn. Step out of Hoi An to go to Da Nang and see My Khe Beach, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, don't miss a visit to Hoi An Ancient Town, snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge, and explore the striking landscape at The Marble Mountains.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Hoi An journey maker site.

Fly from Hanoi to Hoi An in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In October, daytime highs in Hoi An are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Da Nang, Hue, Mỹ Sơn
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn

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