41 days in Asia Itinerary

41 days in Asia Itinerary

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41 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
El Nido, Philippines
— 5 nights
ferry:  4​h 30​min
3
Coron, Philippines
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Manila, Philippines
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
6
Uluwatu, Indonesia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Ubud, Indonesia
— 1 night
taxi + ferry:  2​h 15​min
8
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
— 2 nights
ferry + taxi:  2​h
9
Kuta, Indonesia
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  33​h
10
Koh Tao, Thailand
— 6 nights
ferry:  1​h 45​min
11
Bophut, Thailand
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 15​min
13
Duong Dong, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
14
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 2 nights
shuttle:  1​h
15
Da Nang, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Singapore, Singapore

1
night
Puerto Princesa, Philippines

Puerto Princesa ©
A convenient place to stay when exploring the island, the city of Puerto Princesa sits on the coast in the center of the landmass.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sabang Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Pristine Beach and then explore the activities along Puerto Princesa Underground River.

Discover how to plan a Puerto Princesa trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Singapore, Singapore to Puerto Princesa is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. December in Puerto Princesa sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to El Nido.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks Nature Beaches
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Sabang Beach ©
Sabang Beach
Puerto Princesa Underground River ©
Puerto Princesa Underground River

5
nights
El Nido, Philippines

El Nido ©
The coastal region of El Nido includes a mainland area of jungle, beaches, and cliffs, as well as 45 limestone islands and islets.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Seven Commando Beach. Relax by the water at Nacpan Beach and Hidden Beach. There's lots more to do: stroll through Las Cabanas Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Small Lagoon, get outside with Lio Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Taraw Cliff.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our El Nido road trip tool .

You can drive from Puerto Princesa to El Nido in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Coron.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Nacpan Beach ©
Nacpan Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Las Cabanas Beach ©
Las Cabanas Beach

4
nights
Coron, Philippines

Coron tourism has developed around its dive spots, with coral reefs and 10 preserved Japanese underwater shipwrecks to explore.
Visiting Kalitang Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors. You'll get in some beach time at Banol Beach and Smith Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Atwayan Beach, look for gifts at Makulit Shop, explore the activities along Kayangan Lake, and identify plant and animal life at Sunken Japanese Wrecks.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Coron visit planner.

Traveling by ferry from El Nido to Coron takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Manila.

Things to do in Coron

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Sunken Japanese Wrecks ©
Sunken Japanese Wrecks
Banol Beach ©
Banol Beach

few
hours
Manila, Philippines

Manila
The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.
For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Manila online journey planner .

Traveling by flight from Coron to Manila takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Manila

Shopping Historic Sites Parks
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1
night
Seminyak, Indonesia

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get your game on at SuperHuman Fitness Bali and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Seminyak route planner .

Getting from Manila to Seminyak by flight takes about 6.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Seminyak can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Uluwatu.

Things to do in Seminyak

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
SuperHuman Fitness Bali ©
SuperHuman Fitness Bali

2
nights
Uluwatu, Indonesia

Uluwatu ©
Get in touch with nature at Bingin Beach and Melasti Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Padang Padang Beach and Ulu Watu Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Uluwatu: Spas (in Nusa Dua) and Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Uluwatu trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Seminyak to Uluwatu in an hour. In December, daytime highs in Uluwatu are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Uluwatu

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Pecatu, Tanjung Benoa, Ungasan, Spas
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Padang Padang Beach ©
Padang Padang Beach
Bingin Beach ©
Bingin Beach
Spas

1
night
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
On the 20th (Fri), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, stroll through Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saraswati Temple.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ubud travel route planner.

You can drive from Uluwatu to Ubud in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Gili Trawangan.

Things to do in Ubud

Spas Wildlife Parks
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Spas
Saraswati Temple ©
Saraswati Temple

2
nights
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia

An island holiday in Gili Trawangan offers access to the largest of the three Gili Islands located off the main coast of Lombok.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then head outdoors with Paddle Gili, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Agung Baiturrahman. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then have some family-friendly fun at Gili Golf & Bar.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Gili Trawangan online holiday maker .

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Ubud to Gili Trawangan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Gili Trawangan can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuta.

Things to do in Gili Trawangan

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Paddle Gili ©
Paddle Gili
Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery ©
Gili Trawangan Turtle Hatchery

3
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Bustling with international visitors and partygoers all year round, the resort town of Kuta serves as the most popular coastal destination in Bali.
On the 23rd (Mon), stroll through Kuta Beach - Lombok and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Selong Belanak Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): get outside with Outdoor Activities, enjoy the sand and surf at Tanjung Aan Beach, and then stroll through Batu Payung Beach.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuta trip itinerary site .

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Gili Trawangan to Kuta in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In December in Kuta, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Koh Tao.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lombok, Batu Payung Beach, Selong Belanak Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Tanjung Aan Beach ©
Tanjung Aan Beach
Kuta Beach - Lombok ©
Kuta Beach - Lombok

6
nights
Koh Tao, Thailand

A holiday in Ko Tao ensures a mix of adventure and relaxation on a fast-developing island in the Gulf of Thailand.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Sai Nuan Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Ao Tanot Bay and Ao Thian Ok. Next up on the itinerary: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, kick back and relax at Sairee Beach, head off the coast to Koh Nang Yuan, and stroll through Shark Bay.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Koh Tao attractions planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kuta to Koh Tao. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuta to Koh Tao due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Koh Tao can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Bophut.

Things to do in Koh Tao

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Climbing Tours
Sai Nuan Beach ©
Sai Nuan Beach

4
nights
Bophut, Thailand

Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Chaweng Beach. Go for a jaunt from Bophut to Lamai Beach to see Bowtiful Jewellery about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, explore the striking landscape at Grandfather's Grandmother's Rocks - Hin Ta Hin Yai, enjoy the sand and surf at Maenam Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To plan Bophut vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can ride a ferry from Koh Tao to Bophut in 2 hours. January in Bophut sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Bophut

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Ko Samui, Maenam Beach, Bowtiful Jewellery
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Food Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fisherman’s Village ©
Fisherman’s Village

1
night
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.
To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Bophut to Ho Chi Minh City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in January, Ho Chi Minh City is little chillier at night with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Spas Shopping Museums
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Spas
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
Soyn ©
Soyn

4
nights
Duong Dong, Vietnam

Duong Dong ©
You'll get in some beach time at Ong Lang Beach and Vung Bau Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Charters & Tours and Phu Quoc Waterfall. Take a break from Duong Dong with a short trip to Sao Beach in An Thoi, about 34 minutes away.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Duong Dong using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Duong Dong takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Phu Quoc Island, Phu Quoc Waterfall, Sao Beach, Peppers in Phu Quoc chez Le Ho, Spas
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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Ong Lang Beach ©
Ong Lang Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, enjoy the sand and surf at Cua Dai Beach, and then snap pictures at Japanese Covered Bridge. On your second day here, kick back and relax at An Bang Beach, stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, then admire the artistry at Henna Art Hoi An, and finally boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

Plan a Hoi An trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Duong Dong to Hoi An takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. In January, daily temperatures in Hoi An can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Thermal Spas
Cua Dai Beach ©
Cua Dai Beach

2
nights
Da Nang, Vietnam

Da Nang ©
A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the views from Dragon Bridge, enjoy the sand and surf at My Khe Beach, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains and then enjoy the sand and surf at Non Nuoc Beach.

Before you visit Da Nang, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Hoi An to Da Nang by shuttle takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Da Nang

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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My Khe Beach ©
My Khe Beach
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains
Spas

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