36 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

36 days in Southeast Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 3 nights
2
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 4 nights
3
Bophut, Thailand
— 3 nights
4
George Town, Malaysia
— 3 nights
5
Ubud, Indonesia
— 4 nights
6
Tulamben, Indonesia
— 1 night
7
Tabanan, Indonesia
— 2 nights
8
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 4 nights
9
Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights
10
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 4 nights
11
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights

3
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai ©
Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Get a sense of the local culture at Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham and Wat Suan Dok. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wat Phra Singh and Art in Paradise, Chiang Mai 3D Art Museum. Explore Chiang Mai's surroundings by going to Lamphun (Wat Kukut & Wat Phra That Hariphunchai). And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Wat Phra That Doi Kham (Temple of the Golden Mountain), admire the striking features of Wat Chiang Man, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Church of St. Vladimir, and delve into the distant past at Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Chiang Mai online travel route planner.

Paris, France to Chiang Mai is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 6 hours. Traveling from Paris in September, things will get much hotter in Chiang Mai: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Lamphun, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
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Wat Phra Singh ©
Wat Phra Singh
Wat Suan Dok ©
Wat Suan Dok

4
nights
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Thong Nai Pan Noi and Ao Plai Laem. Do some cultural sightseeing at Chao Mae Kuan Im Shrine and Wat Khao Tham. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Bottle Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Salad Beach, experience rural life at Purina Sheep Farm, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ko Pha Ngan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Chiang Mai to Ko Pha Ngan takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Ko Pha Ngan when traveling from Chiang Mai in October, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach

3
nights
Bophut, Thailand

Bophut ©
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Popular historic sites such as Wat Plai Laem and Big Buddha are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Maenam Beach and Chaweng Beach. There's still lots to do: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, stop by Classic International Suits, get interesting insight from Tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Samui Elephant Sanctuary.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bophut online tour itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Pha Ngan to Bophut in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Maenam Beach
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Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Chaweng Beach ©
Chaweng Beach

3
nights
George Town, Malaysia

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nattukottai Chettiars Temples, take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, thenget to know the fascinating history of Armenian Street, and finally stop by 5.4 North. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Immaculate Conception, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the George Town trip maker site.

You can fly from Bophut to George Town in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ubud.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nattukottai Chettiars Temples, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Armenian Street ©
Armenian Street

4
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Popular historic sites such as Tirta Empul Temple and Mount Kawi are in your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Taman Ayun Temple and Ujung Water Palace. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ubud: Mason Elephant Park (in Tegalalang), Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple (in Sebatu) and Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari (in Sanur). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Taman Tirtagangga, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, view the masterpieces at Threads of Life, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ubud road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Ubud takes 9 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Ubud. In October, daytime highs in Ubud are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Tulamben.

Things to do in Ubud

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Karangasem, Tegalalang, Tampaksiring, Taman Ayun Temple, Pura Tirta Empul Segara Merta Sari
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Mount Kawi ©
Mount Kawi
Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple ©
Gunung Kawi Sebatu Temple
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple

1
night
Tulamben, Indonesia

The small, otherwise unassuming fishing village of Tulamben draws scores of tourists every year as the site of a sunken U.S.
On the 18th (Mon), see the vivid underwater world at USS Liberty Shipwreck and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tulamben trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Ubud to Tulamben by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Tabanan.

Things to do in Tulamben

Wildlife Historic Sites Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck

2
nights
Tabanan, Indonesia

Tabanan
Rolling green hills and rice paddy fields stretch between Bali's second-highest peak and an unspoiled coastline in Tabanan, one of the island's most geographically diverse regions.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Vihara Dharma Giri, thendelve into the distant past at Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Beratan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Pura Luhur Tambawaras and then don't miss a visit to Jatiluwih Green Land.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tabanan trip itinerary maker app.

Do a combination of bus and taxi from Tulamben to Tabanan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Tabanan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Seminyak.

Things to do in Tabanan

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Ulun Danu Beratan Temple
Ulun Danu Beratan Temple
Vihara Dharma Giri ©
Vihara Dharma Giri
Pura Luhur Tambawaras ©
Pura Luhur Tambawaras

4
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Pandawa Beach and Kuta Beach - Bali. Tanah Lot Temple and Uluwatu Temple will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seminyak: Pecatu (Bingin Beach & Padang Padang Beach) and Pantai Sanur (in Sanur). The adventure continues: see Off-Road Tours, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and look for gifts at Asia Silver.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, use the Seminyak day trip planning app.

Drive from Tabanan to Seminyak in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Pecatu, Kuta, Tanah Lot Temple, Spas, Pantai Sanur
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Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Uluwatu Temple ©
Uluwatu Temple
Pandawa Beach ©
Pandawa Beach

3
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Popular historic sites such as Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum and Thian Hock Keng Temple are in your itinerary. Singapore Botanic Gardens and Chinatown are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Gardens by the Bay, appreciate the history behind Merlion Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Singapore Zoo, and take some stellar pictures from Fort Siloso Skywalk.

Planning Singapore trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Seminyak to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Singapore can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fort Siloso Skywalk
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Gardens by the Bay ©
Gardens by the Bay
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum ©
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens

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.
Get some cultural insight at Angkor Wat and Bayon Temple. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Preah Khan and Off-Road Tours. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, see the interesting displays at Cambodia Landmine Museum, steep yourself in history at Baphuon Temple, and delve into the distant past at Terrace of the Elephants.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap online attractions planner.

Getting from Singapore to Siem Reap by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Siem Reap. In October, daytime highs in Siem Reap are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

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

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Historic City of Ayutthaya and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). You'll discover tucked-away gems like Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine) and Wat Saket. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Wat Pho, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, and walk around Lumpini Park.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bangkok tour planning tool.

Getting from Siem Reap to Bangkok by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Historic City of Ayutthaya
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Historic City of Ayutthaya ©
Historic City of Ayutthaya
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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