8 days in Cambodia, Ho Chi Minh City & Thailand Itinerary

8 days in Cambodia, Ho Chi Minh City & Thailand Itinerary

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
2
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 night
3
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
4
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace, don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, and then don't miss a visit to Hoi Khanh Pagoda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by KaT Jewelry, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, thenadmire the striking features of Central Post Office, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City road trip tool.

Manila, Philippines to Ho Chi Minh City is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Philippine Standard Time (PST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

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Hoi Khanh Pagoda
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War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

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night
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 16th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, and then look for gifts at A.N.D. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get some fabulous bargains at Factory Outlet Store, steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, make a trip to Kurata Pepper, thensee the interesting displays at National Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom, and finally appreciate the history behind Independence Monument.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Phnom Penh trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): look for gifts at Ambre, thenexplore the ancient world of Ta Prohm, and then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap sightseeing planner.

Getting from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Shopping
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Ambre ©
Ambre

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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.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, get a taste of the local shopping with Khaosan Road, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bangkok day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Bangkok takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Bangkok are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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