37 days in Southeast Asia & Hong Kong Itinerary

37 days in Southeast Asia & Hong Kong Itinerary

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
— 1 day
2
Bagan, Myanmar
— 3 nights
3
Mandalay, Myanmar
— 1 night
4
Vientiane, Laos
— 2 nights
5
Luang Prabang, Laos
— 2 nights
6
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
7
Hong Kong, China
— 4 nights
8
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 3 nights
9
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights
10
Singapore, Singapore
— 4 nights
11
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 4 nights
12
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights


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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaukhtatgyi Buddha and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwedagon Pagoda.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yangon (Rangoon) tour planner.

Paris, France to Yangon (Rangoon) is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Paris to Yangon (Rangoon), you'll lose 5.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bagan.

Things to do in Yangon (Rangoon)

Historic Sites
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Shwedagon Pagoda ©
Shwedagon Pagoda
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha ©
Chaukhtatgyi Buddha

3
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Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan ©
The thousands of temples at Bagan rise up from the plain, each with their own history, style, and spiritual meaning.
Bagan Temples and Dhammayan Gyi Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Shwesandaw Pagoda and Thatbyinnyu Temple are in your itinerary. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sulamani Guphaya Temple and contemplate the long history of Gubyaukgyi Temple.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bagan driving holiday tool.

Traveling by flight from Yangon (Rangoon) to Bagan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Mandalay.

Things to do in Bagan

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

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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 3rd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kuthodaw Pagoda & the World's Largest Book and then admire the landmark architecture of Shwenandaw Monastery.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mandalay vacation planner.

Drive from Bagan to Mandalay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vientiane.

Things to do in Mandalay

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

2
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Vientiane, Laos

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
On the 4th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Phat Tich Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Muang, take in the views from Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Buddha Park, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pha That Luang, and finally contemplate the long history of Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Patuxai, hunt for treasures at Morning Market, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Saket, thenappreciate the history behind Black Stupa (That Dam), thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ong Teu, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Ho Phra Keo.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Vientiane holiday planning app.

You can fly from Mandalay to Vientiane in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Mandalay to Vientiane. October in Vientiane sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites Shopping 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

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Royal Palace Museum, stop by Ma Te Sai, admire the striking features of Wat Xiengthong, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Phousi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Kuang Si Waterfall, thentake an in-depth tour of Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre, and then don't miss a visit to Vat Visounarath.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Luang Prabang trip planning app.

You can fly from Vientiane to Luang Prabang in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Wat Xiengthong ©
Wat Xiengthong
Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham ©
Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham

4
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Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi ©
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.
Old Quarter and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Temple of Literature & National University and Hoa Lo Prison are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), take in the spiritual surroundings of Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in the exciting artwork at TiredCity Hang Bong.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Hanoi planner.

Getting from Luang Prabang to Hanoi by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Tours Nature

Side Trip

Truc Lam An Tam Zen Monastery
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TiredCity Hang Bong ©
TiredCity Hang Bong
Temple of Literature & National University ©
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

4
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Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lantau island and Sam Tung Uk Museum. Pack the 14th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), brush up on your military savvy at Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence, enjoy the sand and surf at Peng Yu Path, and get curious at Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hong Kong trip planner.

You can fly from Hanoi to Hong Kong in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Hanoi to Hong Kong is 1 hour. In October, daily temperatures in Hong Kong can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Museums Theme Parks Parks
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Hong Kong Museum of History ©
Hong Kong Museum of History
Lantau island ©
Lantau island
Sam Tung Uk Museum ©
Sam Tung Uk Museum

3
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An ©
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 Hoi An Ancient Town and Precious Heritage by Rehahn. Step out of Hoi An with an excursion to Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture in Da Nang--about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cua Dai Beach, push the limits with an extreme tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take in the views from Japanese Covered Bridge.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hoi An online travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Hoi An takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Hoi An are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Da Nang
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn
Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture ©
Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture

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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.
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral and Chùa Giác Lâm (Giac Lam Pagoda) will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at War Remnants Museum and Drink Vietnam. On the 21st (Wed), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market, and ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ho Chi Minh City road trip planner.

You can fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors Adventure Tours
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Kayaking & Canoeing
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral

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Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Singapore Botanic Gardens and Battlebox. Popular historic sites such as Thian Hock Keng Temple and Sentosa Boardwalk are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Palawan Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer, steep yourself in history at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall, and see the interesting displays at The Intan.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Singapore fast, fun, and easy.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Singapore Standard Time (SGT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, daily temperatures in Singapore can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
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Gardens by the Bay ©
Gardens by the Bay
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Angkor Wat and Bayon Temple. Get a sense of the local culture at Ta Prohm and Daniel English Speaking Tuk Tuk Driver. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Angkor Thom, delve into the distant past at Preah Khan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Viti's Tuk Tuk & Car Driver, and take an in-depth tour of Angkor National Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap trip planner.

You can fly from Singapore to Siem Reap in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Siem Reap is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Siem Reap are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Museums
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

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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.
Visit Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Grand Palace and Wat Ratchaburana (Temple of the Royal Restoration). Explore Bangkok's surroundings by going to Ayutthaya (Wat Maha That & Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, look for gifts at Tom's Fashion, and explore the world behind art at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC).

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Bangkok trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Siem Reap to Bangkok takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 3:
Highlights from your plan
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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