20 days in Cambodia, Thailand & Laos Itinerary

20 days in Cambodia, Thailand & Laos Itinerary

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20 days in Cambodia, Thailand & Laos Itinerary

Start: Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  6​h 30​min
3
Patong, Thailand
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
5
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
6
Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights
End: Bangkok, Thailand

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Angkor Wat and Terrace of the Elephants. Get a sense of the local culture at Cambodia Landmine Museum and Banteay Srei. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Angkor National Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Tonle Sap Lake, steep yourself in history at Baphuon Temple, and delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Siem Reap tour planner .

Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar to Siem Reap is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In April, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Tonle Sap Lake
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Preah Khan ©
Preah Khan
Baphuon Temple ©
Baphuon Temple

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Udong Mountain and Mekong River. Get a sense of the local culture at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and Al-Serkal Mosque. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace, appreciate the history behind Independence Monument, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

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Getting from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or ride a ferry. April in Phnom Penh sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Udong Mountain
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Udong Mountain ©
Udong Mountain
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center

2
nights
Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Surin Beach, then don't miss a visit to Patong Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Phuket Big Buddha. Here are some ideas for day two: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Patong trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Phnom Penh to Patong takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Phnom Penh, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Patong, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Patong

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Surin Beach, Big Buddha Phuket
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Patong Beach ©
Patong Beach
Surin Beach ©
Surin Beach
Big Buddha Phuket ©
Big Buddha Phuket

3
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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain) and Thai Elephant Home. Popular historic sites such as Wat Phra That Doi Suthep and Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir are in your itinerary. Spend the 15th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Umong, and stroll the grounds of Wat Suan Dok.

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You can fly from Patong to Chiang Mai in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Patong in April, you will find days in Chiang Mai are somewhat warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Thai Elephant Home
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Thai Elephant Home ©
Thai Elephant Home

4
nights
Luang Prabang, Laos

Luang Prabang ©
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 Golden City Temple (Wat Xieng Thong) and Wat Manorom. Step off the beaten path and head to Royal Palace Museum and Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, relax in the rural setting at The Living Land Company, and make a trip to Old Quarter Luang Prabang.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Luang Prabang vacation planning tool .

Getting from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chiang Mai in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Luang Prabang, with lows of 24°C. You'll set off for Bangkok on the 20th (Fri).

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Wat Xieng Thong ©
Wat Xieng Thong
Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Royal Palace Museum ©
Royal Palace Museum

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.
Get in touch with nature at Chao Phraya River and SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World. The Grand Palace and Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Bang Saen Beach in Chonburi (about 1h 50 min away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, look for all kinds of wild species at Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute), take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, and contemplate the waterfront views at Klongs.

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Getting from Luang Prabang to Bangkok by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Luang Prabang in April, Bangkok is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 31°C. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Bang Saen Beach
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace

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