60 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

60 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
Train + Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
4
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h
6
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
8
New Taipei, Taiwan
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
9
Hong Kong, China
— 5 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
10
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
— 1 night
Fly:  16 h 30 min
11
Patong, Thailand
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  10 h
12
Colombo, Sri Lanka
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h
13
Kandy, Sri Lanka
— 4 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Train:  14 h
End: London, United Kingdom

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chiang Mai: Doi Inthanon National Park (in Doi Inthanon National Park) and Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Chom Thong). The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, pick up some new knowledge with Three Owls Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Rescue Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Chiang Mai trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Chiang Mai is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Indochina Time is 7 hours. Traveling from London in September, expect Chiang Mai to be warmer, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trips

Doi Inthanon National Park, Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 3:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community ©
Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan ©
Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Bangkok side-trips: Wat Maha That (in Ayutthaya) and Pattaya (The Sanctuary Of Truth & Walking Street Pattaya). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House.

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You can fly from Chiang Mai to Bangkok in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Bangkok are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Pattaya, Wat Maha That
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

5
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.
Siem Reap is known for historic sites, nightlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Siem Reap trip website.

Fly from Bangkok to Siem Reap in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in October, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 13:
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

3
nights
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.
Phnom Penh is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phnom, enjoy some diversion at Cambodia Fire Range, and step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Phnom Penh road trip planner.

Fly from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Fun & Games Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

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.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and car. In October in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hoi An: Hue (Hope Center Hue & Thien Mu Pagoda). Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, stroll through Jack's Cat Cafe, take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Hoi An road trip planning website.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hoi An in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October in Hoi An, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Hue, The Marble Mountains
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Spas
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town

5
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.
Take a break from Hanoi with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Ninh Binh, about 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Old Quarter, contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, push the limits with an extreme tour, and explore the galleries of TiredCity Hang Bong.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Hanoi online tour planner.

Getting from Hoi An to Hanoi by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to New Taipei.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) ©
Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake)

4
nights
New Taipei, Taiwan

New Taipei ©
Xinbei, also known as New Taipei City, stands as a newly founded part of the wider Taipei metropolitan area, stretching up from the capital to the island's northern coast.
Explore New Taipei's surroundings by going to Yangmingshan National Park (in Beitou) and National Palace Museum (in Shilin). There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at Taipei 101, take a stroll through Ximending, get to know the resident critters at Taipei Zoo, and make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New Taipei trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Hanoi to New Taipei in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Taipei Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. November in New Taipei sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in New Taipei

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Taipei
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 5:
Highlights from your plan
Yangmingshan National Park ©
Yangmingshan National Park
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

5
nights
Hong Kong, China

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland, get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha), and don't miss a visit to Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Hong Kong tour itinerary planner.

Getting from New Taipei to Hong Kong by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In November, daytime highs in Hong Kong are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Moresby.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)

1
night
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby ©
In contrast to the surrounding wilderness, national capital Port Moresby offers some impressive cultural attractions and a decent array of amenities.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): meet the residents at Port Moresby Nature Park and then buy something for everyone on your list at Vision City Mega Mall. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at National Orchid Garden, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bomana War Cemetery, and then get a sense of history and politics at National Parliament House.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Port Moresby route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hong Kong to Port Moresby. The time zone difference moving from Hong Kong Standard Time to Papua New Guinea Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Hong Kong in November, expect Port Moresby to be a bit warmer, temps between 36°C and 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Patong.

Things to do in Port Moresby

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Port Moresby Nature Park ©
Port Moresby Nature Park
Bomana War Cemetery ©
Bomana War Cemetery
National Parliament House ©
National Parliament House

5
nights
Patong, Thailand

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Venture out of the city with trips to Big Buddha Phuket (in Chalong), Praya-Nakarach Cave Temple (in Thap Put) and Phang Nga Bay. (in Ao Phang Nga National Park). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Bangla Road, look for gifts at New Era's Vienna, tour the pleasant surroundings at Green Elephant Sanctuary Park, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Patong trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Port Moresby to Patong. The time zone difference moving from Papua New Guinea Time to Indochina Time is minus 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Colombo.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Karon Beach, Big Buddha Phuket, Green Elephant Sanctuary Park, Praya-Nakarach Cave Temple, Phang Nga Bay.
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bangla Road ©
Bangla Road
Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach

2
nights
Colombo, Sri Lanka

The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
Take a break from Colombo with a short trip to Boat Tours & Water Sports in Bentota, about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, have some family-friendly fun at Soapy Island, don't miss a visit to Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara, and look for gifts at Vogue Jewellers.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Colombo holiday builder tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Patong to Colombo in 10 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Patong to Colombo due to the time zone difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Colombo

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Boat Tours & Water Sports
Find places to stay Nov 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara ©
Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple

4
nights
Kandy, Sri Lanka

Kandy ©
Nestled between mountains in inland Sri Lanka, Kandy proudly bears its World Heritage Site designation while remaining culturally independent and colorfully picturesque.
Get out of town with these interesting Kandy side-trips: Dhilip De Alwis (in Habarana), Matale (Euphoria Spice and Herbal & Aakarsha Gem House) and Sigiriya (in Sigiriya). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, look for gifts at Prestige Selections - Batiks, Handicrafts and Gift Items, stroll through Knuckles Forest Reserve, and explore the activities along Kandy Lake.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Kandy journey maker.

You can fly from Colombo to Kandy in an hour. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Matale, Dhilip De Alwis, Knuckles Forest Reserve, Royal Botanical Gardens, Golden Temple of Dambulla
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla
Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic

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