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Bangkok, Thailand
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Luang Prabang, Laos
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Hanoi, Vietnam
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Bangkok, Thailand — 1 day

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bangkok road trip planning site.

Tirana, Albania to Bangkok 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 Tirana in November, expect Bangkok to be warmer, temps between 38°C and 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Yangon (Rangoon).
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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar — 1 night

Garden City of the East

Although Myanmar moved its capital to Naypyidaw in 2005, Yangon remains the largest city and commercial hub in the country.
On the 26th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaukhtatgyi Buddha, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shwedagon Pagoda, and then walk around Kandawgyi Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Yangon (Rangoon) journey planner.

You can fly from Bangkok to Yangon (Rangoon) in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Myanmar Time (MMT), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Phnom Penh.
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia — 1 night

Charming City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, examine the collection at National Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Phnom Penh trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Yangon (Rangoon) to Phnom Penh takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Yangon (Rangoon) to Phnom Penh, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in November, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Siem Reap.
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Siem Reap, Cambodia — 1 night

Temple Town

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.
On the 28th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Bayon Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ta Prohm, and then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Siem Reap driving holiday planner.

Fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Luang Prabang.
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Luang Prabang, Laos — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): admire the striking features of Wat Xiengthong, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Phousi, and then admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Luang Prabang travel planner.

Fly from Siem Reap to Luang Prabang in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Siem Reap in November since evenings lows in Luang Prabang dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to fly to Hanoi.
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Hanoi, Vietnam — 1 night

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.
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Getting from Luang Prabang to Hanoi by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You will leave for home on the 30th (Wed).
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Thailand travel guide

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Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.
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Myanmar travel guide

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Golden Land
Closed to Western travelers for most of the 20th century, Myanmar draws an increasing number of visitors with its gilded pagodas and elaborately decorated temples. Visitors looking for sun and sand opt to vacation on Myanmar's many isolated beaches, ideal for escaping the modern world and kicking back with a drink and a book. In the cities, savvy shoppers easily find bargains on high-quality textiles, antiques, traditional tapestries, and precious stones. A well-rounded Myanmar itinerary also includes a few leisurely activities, like drinking tea at a cozy teahouse, enjoying a hearty meal at a family-run eatery, and pausing to contemplate at a centuries-old Buddhist shrine.
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Cambodia travel guide

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Ruins · Historic Sites · Spas
For over six centuries, the mighty Khmer Empire flourished in Cambodia, a scenic land of majestic temples, pristine waterfalls, and dense jungles. A protectorate of France between 1863 and 1953, the country suffered under the Khmer Rouge, a ruling party remembered mostly for its part in organizing the bloody Cambodian genocide of the 1970s. Today, a trip to Cambodia will reveal the region's troubled history, but also some of Southeast Asia's most significant archaeological sites. Few tourist attractions in Cambodia match the splendor of Angkor Wat, a World Heritage-listed temple complex that represents the biggest religious monument on the planet.
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Laos travel guide

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Waterfalls · Landmarks · Mountains
Long overlooked by travelers due to its reputation as one of the world's poorest nations, Laos is drawing a growing number of visitors with its laid-back charm, natural beauty, and numerous archaeological sites and historic temples. Many visitors make the trip to Laos from nearby Thailand, combining the two neighboring countries into one memorable experience of Southeast Asia. Others focus their Laos vacation on the Mekong River, which serves as a major source of irrigation for local farms and represents a popular alternative for sightseeing by car. On top of the rich cultural heritage and impressive natural landscapes, its major treasure remains its people--friendly and devout Buddhists welcoming visitors with a genuine hospitality rarely felt in other parts of the world.
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Vietnam travel guide

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Gift & Specialty Shops · Spas · Landmarks
While most Southeast Asian countries have at least one booming metropolis, none seem to bustle nearly throughout like Vietnam does. While busy locals zoom about on motorbikes, visitors fill their Vietnam vacations with a mix of cultural sightseeing and exploring the landscape. Big cities and towns boast colonial architecture, open-air markets, outstanding spa complexes, and modern restaurants. The country also features over 3,200 km (2,000 mi) of coastline dotted with sandy bays that attract scuba divers and kitesurfers. Away from busy urban centers, a tour of Vietnam reveals a rural landscape of lush rice paddies, jagged mountain peaks, and timeless villages unspoiled by the outside world.
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