Thursday, February 16, 2017

My Itinerary Backpacker to Vietnam - Cambodia - Thailand


Dear readers.....

Happy 2017...yeaayyy's too late to say happy new year, isn't it?? lol
Already a month, I didn't write on my blog, so sorry for that. I'm so busy with my work and new project and many plan in my head.
How's your day? I'm here in Jakarta is fine, but the weather gets worse this February, the rainy season is very high this month. Almost every morning and afternoon is raining. But, rain is a gift, no reason too not be happy with it, do you agree?? Actually, I love

Ok, back to the topic, on this gloomy rainy day,  I want to share with you about my backpacker plan.
So, on 26th  February to 6th March, I will travel around this countries; Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand. Do you want to join??? hahaa

So, below the Itinerary list that I can share with you guys..but some places still in red highlight, because, I have no idea, do we have enough time to visit it or not.

Jakarta - KL (26 Feb 2017)
8.30 - 11.30 AM KLIA2 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Airport
6.45 PM Take off to Ho Chi Minh

KL - Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam (26 Feb 2017)
6.45 - 7.45 PM Flight  KL - Ho Chi Minh
8.00 - 9.00 PM Taxi (Trusted taxi brand : Vinasun/Mailinh)
9.00 - xxx PM  Arrive at hostel

Ho Chi Minh,Vietnam (27 Feb 2017)
8.00 - 9.00 AM             
- - > Looking for bus ticket to  Mui Né, Phan Thiet, Binh Thuan, Vietnam
       Ticket agent at Pham Ngu Lao Road (recommended : Shinh Tourist )
- - > Looking for bus ticket to Phnom Penh - Siem Reap
        Alternative bus : Virak Buntham, Mekong Express , Mailinh Express, Sapaco Tourist ($12)
        , Giantibis
9.00 - 10.00 AM Notre Dome Catedral (Han Thuyen Street)
   Central Post Office
10.00 - 1.00 AM Reunifications/Independence Palace (Entry fee :  +/- 30K VND = 15K IDR)
                            Location : 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia Street
   War Remnants Museum (Entry fee +/- 15K VND = 7500 IDR)
                           Ho Chi Minh City Hall (Nguyen Hue Street, Le Thanh Ton Street)
1.00 - 2.00 PM  central Mosque Saigon
Direction :
Dong Du Street
2.00 - 3.00 PM Food Pho 2000
3.00 - 5.00 PM City Hall
5.00 - 7.00 PM Bitexco Financial Tower (Sky tower)
Direction : District 1, in 36 Ho Tung Mau Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City. 
Go to observation deck, entry fee about 200,000 VND.  Open hour : 9.30 AM – 9.30 PM
7.00 - xxx PM Ben Thanh Market / Saigon River/
                        Halal Food : D’Nyonya at Dong Du, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City  

Mui Né,Vietnam (28 Feb - 1 Maret 2017)
7 AM Check Ou
8 AM - 1 PM Go to Mui Né
2 - XXXXX   Search Trip to Fairy Stream, fishing village, White Sand Dunes
To Do at Mui Ne :
Join One day trip Mui Ne by jeep, usually we can find it on  tour travel along  Nguyen Dinh Chieu street.
trip schedule : 08.00 am, 01.30 pm (trip  4-5 hours).

1st  March  Back from Mui Né to Ho Chi Minh
About afternoon we should arrive at Ho Chi Min again. Then, we have to get night bus to Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Phnom Penh (1- 2 Mar 2017)
Arrive this city around noon, so we have to look for bus to go to Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Siem Reap, Kamboja (2 - 3 Mar 2017)
12 PM  Depart from Phnom Penh to  Siem Reap, estimates, we should arrive at Siem Reap at night
5.00 AM - 3.00 PM Tour Angkor Wat dan Angkor Thom (Entry fee : about $36 USD for one day)
                                 Tuk-tuk about $30 USD

Siem Reap, Kamboja (4 Mar 2017)
2.00 AM  Siem Reap – Bangkok. Arrive at country border and immgration arround  7.00 AM.
                 Arrive Bangkok estimates at 12.00 PM.

Note : Find ticket for travel to Bangkok in the early morning. Ticket can be found at Blosming Hostel with price about  $17 (Price list from tour agent about  $21). 

Bangkok, Thailand (4 Mar 2017)
12.00 1.00 PM Check in hostel Khaosan Road
1.00 - 2.00 PM  Find some food for lunch
2.00 - 4.00 PM Wat Arun (Across Chao Phraya river)
Direction : Go to Than Tien Pier, across river by traditional boat,  cost 3 bath/person 
5.00 - 6.30 PM Asiatique The Riverfront on the Chao Phraya river bank
Direction : Go to Central Pier 40 bath/person
7.00 - 9.00 PM Rod Phai 2 Ratchada
Direction : Ratcadaphisek Road (close to Esplanade Shopping Mall)
MRT: National Cultural Centre Underground Station

9.00 PM - xxx Free time

Additional destination :
Direction : Pickadaily, Address: Sukhumvit Soi 77, between Onnut Soi 37 and Onnut Soi 39, Bangkok. 
Use BTS : stop at On Nut Station and continue with Taxi or tuk tuk to Sukhumvit 77 Road.

Bangkok, Thailand (5 Mar 2017)
7.00 – 8.00 AM Bangkok Flower Market at Chakphet Road, Near the Memorial Bridge (optional)
08.00 – 11.00 AM Royal Grand Palace + Wat Phra Kaew + Vinanmek Mansion
                              Wat Pho (reclining Budha)
      Haroon Mosque Charoen Krung (New Road) (Optional)
Direction :
11.00 – 1.00 PM Taling Chan Floating Market (Optional)
Direction :
1.00 - 4.00 PM Chatuchak Weekend Market (toko melayu no 122)
 Direction : Naik MRT (Blue line) turun di Kamphaeng Phet MRT station
                    Atau turun di BTS Mo Chit
                   Arround : Chatuchak Park and Queen Sirikit Park
5.00 - 8.00 PM (Bukanya jam 4) Chocolate Village
Direction : at Kaset-Nawamin Road, Bueng Kum District, BangkoK. Naik Uber / Taxi dari Chatuchak ke Choco Village sekitar 76 baht.

Bangkok, Thailand (6 Mar 2017)
Back home Don Muaeng --> Jakarta
Transportation to Don Muaeng Airport :
Use BTS/MRT to Mo Chit Station , exit number 3 , down the stairs, find  A1 Bus Stop (30 Baht).

Use Taxi about 300 baht.
Use train about 14 baht (arrive each 40-60 minutes)

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Hope it helpful for you guys !!!
I will share my travel story when I came back from my trip..See you <3

Lokasi: Jakarta, Indonesia Jalan Pangeran Antasari No. 36, Kemang, Mampang Prapatan, Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12150, Indonesia


  1. Hi guys..have you enjoy reading my blog..nice to see you....

  2. mbak versi bahasa ibu ada gak itenery nya hahha