41 days in Asia Itinerary

41 days in Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
2
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 5 nights
3
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 night
4
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
5
Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights
6
Singapore, Singapore
— 7 nights
7
Kuta, Indonesia
— 5 nights
8
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
— 4 nights
9
Boracay, Philippines
— 5 nights

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Temple of Literature & National University and Chua Tran Quoc. Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Trang An Grottoes. The adventure continues: visit Old Quarter, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, examine the collection at Ancient House, and explore the world behind art at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat).

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Hanoi using our trip planner.

Osan, South Korea to Hanoi is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Korean Standard Time (KST) to Indochina Time (ICT) is minus 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Trang An Grottoes
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Temple of Literature & National University ©

5
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Speed Boats Tours and Drink Vietnam. Popular historic sites such as The Independence Palace and Ba Thien Hau Temple are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, get outside with Outdoor Activities, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and see the interesting displays at FITO Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

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

1
night
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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 10th (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at Central Mall, contemplate the long history of Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, thenget some fabulous bargains at Factory Outlet Store, thenget engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Lotus Space. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the eclectic array of goods at Russian Market, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument.

Make your Phnom Penh itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Phnom Penh are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center

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 12th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Bayon Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ta Prohm, and then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of Jayav Art, thenexplore the ancient world of Preah Khan, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Siem Reap road trip planning site.

You can fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Preah Khan ©
Preah Khan

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Wat Chaiwatthanaram and The Grand Palace. Get a sense of the local culture at Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). Venture out of the city with trips to Erawan Museum (in Samut Prakan) and Ayutthaya (Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon, Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Bangkok, and contemplate the waterfront views at Chao Phraya River.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bangkok road trip site.

You can fly from Siem Reap to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Bangkok can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ayutthaya, Erawan Museum
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Chaiwatthanaram ©
Wat Chaiwatthanaram
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet ©
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet

7
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Get outdoors at MacRitchie Nature Trail and East Coast Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Battlebox and Sentosa Boardwalk. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery Singapore, examine the collection at Peranakan Museum, take in the views from The Helix Bridge, and buy something for everyone on your list at Clarke Quay.

To find photos and tourist information, read our Singapore itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Singapore takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Singapore is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuta.

Things to do in Singapore

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trip

Sentosa Boardwalk
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Battlebox ©
Battlebox
National Gallery Singapore ©
National Gallery Singapore
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum ©
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum

5
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Kuta ©
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
You'll explore and learn at Museum PASIFIKA and Central Wave Painting. Visiting Balangan Beach and Jimbaran Beach will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kuta: Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu), Wayan's Shop (in Ubud) and Ungasan (Melasti Beach & Blue Point Beach). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mount Kawi, don't miss a visit to Tanah Lot Temple, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and see the interesting displays at Bali Trick Art.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kuta trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Singapore to Kuta in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Gili Trawangan.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Tampaksiring, Jimbaran, Ungasan, Uluwatu Temple, Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store
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Mount Kawi ©
Mount Kawi
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple

4
nights
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia

Gili Trawangan ©
An island holiday in Gili Trawangan offers access to the largest of the three Gili Islands located off the main coast of Lombok.
Explore hidden gems such as Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Masjid Agung Baiturrahman. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Mount Rinjani. There's still lots to do: get outside with Paddle Gili, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Gili Trawangan trip itinerary tool.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Kuta to Gili Trawangan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October in Gili Trawangan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 4th (Wed), you're off to Boracay.

Things to do in Gili Trawangan

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Mount Rinjani
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Mount Rinjani ©
Mount Rinjani
Scuba & Snorkeling
Paddle Gili ©
Paddle Gili

5
nights
Boracay, Philippines

Boracay ©
All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Visit Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) and White Beach for some beach relaxation. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Dude's Island Activities will get you outdoors. Step out of Boracay with an excursion to Buruanga Beach in Caticlan--about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Bulabog Beach, kick back and relax at Balinghai Beach, browse the eclectic array of goods at D' Talipapa Market, and head outdoors with Scotty's Action Sports Network, Inc. Boracay.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Boracay driving holiday planner.

Fly from Gili Trawangan to Boracay in 17 hours. Traveling from Gili Trawangan in November, you will find days in Boracay are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Buruanga Beach
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Bulabog Beach ©
Bulabog Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)

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