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Does this SE Asia Itinerary seem doable?

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1. Posted by Rhys Huxton (Budding Member 12 posts) 4y Star this if you like it!

Hi everyone! :)

I am landing in Bangkok on October 31st 2013, after a few nights my travelling will begin, i have some checkpoints which i need to be at, these are:

November 17th - Koh Phangan (Full moon party)
December 22nd - Singapore (Flight to Perth)

So does this plan seem ok?

November 4th - Siem Reap (Cambodia) - 2/3 nights
Phnom Penh (Cambodia) - 2/3 nights
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) - 3/4 nights
Koh Phangan (South Thailand) - Week including the full moon party :D
Koh Samui (South Thailand) - Week or so
Krabi (South Thailand) - 3/5 nights
Phi Phi (South Thailand) -3/5 nights
Phuket (South Thailand) - Week or so
Georgetown (Malaysia) - 3/5 nights
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) - 3/5 nights
Singapore - 3/5 nights

Also are there anyone planning a similar route that would like to meet up? :) x

2. Posted by ng_87 (Budding Member 13 posts) 4y Star this if you like it!

If you are flying e.g. Koh Samui to Phuket etc then its definately doable....though not sure why you want to spend 1 wk on Koh Samui, 1 wk phuket then 5 days Krabi+Phi all seems like excess beach time as you are on a tight schedule and you might be better exploring Vietnam more e.g. going to Ha Long Bay, Hanoi, Don Det (4000 islands) etc. I would leave out Koh Samui as i was there last month and you get the same stuff on the West side and in fact better beaches/islands imo e.g. from Krabi you can go to Koh Lanta, Ton Sai, Railey etc.

Phnon Penh to HCMC has good bus connections taking about 6hrs and being v cheap e.g. Mekong Express Lmousine Bus $12, The bus leaves from O'Russey market in Phnom Penh. Remember you need a visa before arriving to Vietnam, bus companies will not let you board the bus unless you have one

[ Edit: Edited on 22-Aug-2013, at 05:11 by ng_87 ]

3. Posted by Rhys Huxton (Budding Member 12 posts) 4y Star this if you like it!

thanks for your help, i was thinking about Ha Long Bay and Hanoi but i think i'll just spend more time around Malaysia instead of going back up North.

Is there much to do/see in Ho Chi Minh? thanks again!

4. Posted by elohvielove (Budding Member 35 posts) 4y Star this if you like it!

5 nights may be a little too much for Singapore! Unless you factor in a day for hangovers after a night of drinking... etc :P You should probably be done seeing most of the stuff within 3 or 4 days actually :)

5. Posted by Rhys Huxton (Budding Member 12 posts) 3y Star this if you like it!

Ok thanks :) i may need a hangover day ;) haha i see your from Singapore! what would you recommend doing while i am there? 'Must doo's) ? lol :) x