24 days in Vietnam, Cambodia & Bali Itinerary

24 days in Vietnam, Cambodia & Bali Itinerary

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24 days in Vietnam, Cambodia & Bali Itinerary

Start: Lisbon, Portugal
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
2
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
5
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
6
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 30​min
7
Ubud, Indonesia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 6 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Lisbon, Portugal

2
nights
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.
Hanoi is known for historic sites, spas, nightlife, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old Quarter, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Hanoi road trip site .

Lisbon, Portugal to Hanoi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Lisbon to Hanoi due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

2
nights
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, Vietnam

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park ©
Marked by underground rivers, famous caves, limestone cliffs, and tropical rainforests, Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park wows visitors with a spectacular range of landscapes and wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Hang Toi (Dark Cave), then explore the fascinating underground world of Paradise Cave, and then experience rural life at The Duck Stop. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Phong Nha Botanic Garden and then explore the fascinating underground world of Son Doong Cave.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park online tour itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Hanoi to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, train, and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hoi An.

Things to do in Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Parks Nature
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The Duck Stop ©
The Duck Stop
Paradise Cave
Paradise Cave
Son Doong Cave ©
Son Doong Cave

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, don't miss a visit to Japanese Covered Bridge, then steep yourself in history at The Old House of Phun Hung, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then don't miss a visit to The Marble Mountains, and then take in the exciting artwork at Precious Heritage by Rehahn.

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Getting from Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to Hoi An by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours Shopping Museums

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
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Hoi An Ancient Town ©
Hoi An Ancient Town
Spas
The Marble Mountains ©
The Marble Mountains

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.
Siem Reap is known for historic sites, nightlife, spas, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and make a trip to Pub Street.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Siem Reap driving holiday planner.

Fly from Hoi An to Siem Reap in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Tours Spas
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon 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.
On the 12th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, take an in-depth tour of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Phnom. Here are some ideas for day two: have fun at Cambodia Extreme Outdoor Shooting Range, hunt for treasures at Central Market, then examine the collection at National Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, and finally appreciate the history behind Independence Monument.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Phnom Penh day trip planning app .

Fly from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Phnom Penh are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The Independence Palace, get a sense of history and politics at Central Post Office, then pause for some serene contemplation at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, then pause for some photo ops at Statue of Avalokiteshvara, and finally don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, then hunt for treasures at Ben Thanh Market, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City online sightseeing planner .

Fly from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In October, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Museums Shopping
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Food Tours
Cu Chi Tunnels ©
Cu Chi Tunnels
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum

2
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ubud: Tirta Empul Temple (in Tampaksiring), Elephant Safari Park (in Tegalalang) and Ulun Danu Beratan Temple (in Tabanan). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, view the masterpieces at Threads of Life, experience rural life at Tegalalang Rice Terrace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple.

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Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Ubud takes 9.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Ubud. In October, daytime highs in Ubud are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Seminyak.

Things to do in Ubud

Spas Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Tirta Empul Temple, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Spas
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple

6
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu), Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Pantai Sanur (in Sanur). And it doesn't end there: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, kick back and relax at Kuta Beach - Bali, and have some family-friendly fun at Tilo Kids Club.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Seminyak trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Ubud to Seminyak in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Seminyak, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Kuta, Uluwatu Temple, Pantai Sanur, Jimbaran Bay, Tanah Lot Temple
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Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple

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