9 days in Bangkok, Cambodia & Hanoi Itinerary

9 days in Bangkok, Cambodia & Hanoi Itinerary

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9 days in Bangkok, Cambodia & Hanoi Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fly:  31​h
1
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Fly:  33​h
End: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Jim Thompson House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Chao Phraya River, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), then explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew).

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bangkok travel itinerary creator.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Bangkok is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and train. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Bangkok due to the time zone difference. January in Bangkok sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Bangkok

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Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): hunt for treasures at Central Market, examine the collection at National Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, and finally get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Phnom Penh trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Bangkok to Phnom Penh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Phnom Penh are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
National Museum ©
National Museum

3
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.
On the 20th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Temple of Literature & National University, steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ba Dinh Square, and finally take a stroll through Old Quarter. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), then stop by 54 Traditions Gallery, then stop by Zeds Threads, and finally get engrossed in the history at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Hanoi trip generator.

Traveling by flight from Phnom Penh to Hanoi takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

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Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ©
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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