60 days in Mexico, Central America, Africa & Asia Itinerary

60 days in Mexico, Central America, Africa & Asia Itinerary

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60 days in Mexico, Central America, Africa & Asia Itinerary

Start: Manama, Bahrain
Fly:  30​h
1
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
— 6 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Panama City, Panama
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Bocas Town, Panama
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  40​h
4
Flic En Flac, Mauritius
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h 15​min
5
Male, Maldives
— 6 nights
ferry + Fly:  10​h 15​min
6
George Town, Malaysia
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  2​h
7
Langkawi, Malaysia
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
8
Ubud, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h
9
Denpasar, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h
10
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
11
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
12
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  30​min
13
Pokhara, Nepal
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Manama, Bahrain

6
nights
Playa del Carmen, Mexico

The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Explore hidden gems such as Scuba & Snorkeling and Off-Road Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Playa del Carmen side-trips: Tulum (Gran Cenote & Paradise Beach), Punta Sur (in Isla Mujeres) and Cozumel (The Amazing Cozumel Race & Palancar Reef). There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Cenote Chaak Tun, cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, get to know the resident critters at Croco Cun Zoo, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Delfines.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Playa del Carmen day trip planning website .

Manama, Bahrain to Playa del Carmen is an approximately 30-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manama to Playa del Carmen. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Manama in October: high temperatures in Playa del Carmen hover around 34°C and lows are around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Panama City.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Tulum, Cozumel, Punta Sur, Ek Balam, Playa Delfines
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Skydiving
Scuba & Snorkeling
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef

4
nights
Panama City, Panama

Panama City ©
Arguably the most modern of Central American cities, Panama City boasts a shimmering skyline of glass skyscrapers.
Explore hidden gems such as Cinta Costera and Iglesia de San José. When in Panama City, make a side trip to see Gatun Locks in Colon, approximately 1h 40 min away. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Avenida Balboa, contemplate the waterfront views at Gatun Lake, explore the ancient world of Panama La Vieja, and see the interesting displays at Biomuseo.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Panama City trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Playa del Carmen to Panama City takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Panama City are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bocas Town.

Things to do in Panama City

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Gatun Locks
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Avenida Balboa ©
Avenida Balboa
Cinta Costera ©
Cinta Costera
Panama La Vieja ©
Panama La Vieja

1
night
Bocas Town, Panama

Bocas Town ©
The colorful and relaxed Bocas Town has a welcoming atmosphere, with the modestly sized urban area showcasing typical Caribbean clapboard houses and home to a mixed community from across the world.
On the 31st (Thu), see the interesting displays at Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, then have fun and explore at Plastic Bottle Village, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bocas Town sightseeing planner .

Fly from Panama City to Bocas Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Panama City in October since evenings lows in Bocas Town dip to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Flic En Flac.

Things to do in Bocas Town

Museums Outdoors Tours
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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute ©
Scuba & Snorkeling
Plastic Bottle Village ©
Plastic Bottle Village

5
nights
Flic En Flac, Mauritius

Flic En Flac ©
An unusual commodity in the lesser-touristed western part of Mauritius, the developed seaside village Flic En Flac boasts a vast white sandy beach that generates a large amount of tourism.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Le Morne Brabant and Chamarel Waterfall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Flic En Flac: La Vanille Nature Park (in Riviere des Anguilles), Robert Edward Hart Memorial Museum (in Souillac) and Alexandra Falls (in Union Park). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Black River Gorges National Park, see the interesting displays at Curious Corner of Chamarel, pause for some photo ops at International Slave Route Monument, and look for gifts at Rhumerie de Chamarel.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Flic En Flac trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bocas Town to Flic En Flac. Traveling from Bocas Town to Flic En Flac, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Flic En Flac when traveling from Bocas Town in November, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Male.

Things to do in Flic En Flac

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Chamarel, Le Morne, Scuba & Snorkeling, Robert Edward Hart Memorial Museum
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Chamarel Waterfall ©
Chamarel Waterfall
Le Morne Brabant ©
Le Morne Brabant
Les 7 Cascades ©
Les 7 Cascades

6
nights
Male, Maldives

Male ©
The tiny but densely populated city of Male represents a contrast to the laid-back beach resorts found in much of the rest of the Maldives.
Explore hidden gems such as Hulhumale and Sinamale Bridge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Male: HP Reef (in Furanafushi Island) and Hulhumale Mosque (in Hulhumale). There's lots more to do: stroll through Artificial Beach, make a trip to Sinamale Bridge, stroll around Sultan Park, and pause for some photo ops at Victory Monument.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Male trip planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Flic En Flac to Male. The time zone difference moving from Mauritius Time to Maldives Time is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Flic En Flac in November since evenings lows in Male dip to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Male

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hulhumale, HP Reef, Banana Reef, Hulhumale
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 14:
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Hulhumale ©
Hulhumale
Artificial Beach ©
Artificial Beach
Sinamale Bridge ©
Sinamale Bridge

3
nights
George Town, Malaysia

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Pinang Peranakan Mansion and ESCAPE. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, steep yourself in history at Fort Cornwallis, don't miss a visit to Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Armenian Street.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our George Town online travel route planner .

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Male to George Town in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, flight, and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone changes from Maldives Time (MVT) to West Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a 2 hour difference. November in George Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Penang Island, Kek Lok Si Temple, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, ESCAPE
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 18:
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
ESCAPE ©
ESCAPE
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

4
nights
Langkawi, Malaysia

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Langkawi Sky Bridge and Kilim Karst Geoforest Park. There's still lots to do: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, head off the coast to Dayang Bunting Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, and don't miss a visit to De'zone.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Langkawi itinerary app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Langkawi is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Kilim Karst Geoforest Park ©
Kilim Karst Geoforest Park
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

5
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Shark Diving and Campuhan Ridge Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ubud: USS Liberty Shipwreck (in Tulamben), Tabanan (Lake Beratan, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, & more) and Lotus Lagoon (in Candidasa). There's still lots to do: see Off-Road Tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirta Empul Temple, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and make a trip to Puri Saren Palace.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ubud road trip app .

Getting from Langkawi to Ubud by flight takes about 6 hours. November in Ubud sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Denpasar.

Things to do in Ubud

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tabanan, Shark Diving, Tirta Empul Temple, USS Liberty Shipwreck, Lotus Lagoon
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 27:
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Shark Diving
Off-Road Tours
Jatiluwih Green Land ©
Jatiluwih Green Land

5
nights
Denpasar, Indonesia

A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
Explore hidden gems such as Scuba & Snorkeling and Nature & Wildlife Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Denpasar: Kuta (Pandawa Beach & Balangan Beach), Mt Batur (in Kintamani) and Bingin Beach (in Pecatu). There's much more to do: browse the different shops at Samasta Lifestyle Village, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jimbaran Beach, take in the pleasant sights at Waterblow, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Denpasar attractions planner .

Drive from Ubud to Denpasar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Denpasar, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Denpasar

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kuta, Jimbaran, Taman Tirtagangga, Spas, Waterblow
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 2:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mt Batur ©
Mt Batur

5
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Dragon Bridge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hoi An: Thien Mu Pagoda (in Hue), Da Nang (Spas & My Khe Beach) and Mỹ Sơn (in Duy Xuyen District). And it doesn't end there: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, stop by Yaly Couture - Nguyen Duy Hieu branch, explore the world behind art at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and enjoy the sand and surf at Non Nuoc Beach.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hoi An route builder tool .

Getting from Denpasar to Hoi An by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Denpasar to Hoi An is minus 1 hour. In December, Hoi An is a bit cooler than Denpasar - with highs of 29°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Da Nang, Hue, Mỹ Sơn
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 7:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Food Tours
Spas

4
nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Off-Road Tours and Food Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hanoi: Ninh Binh (Tam Coc & Mua Caves). Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, contemplate the long history of Hoa Lo Prison, examine the collection at Vietnamese Women's Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.

Plan a Hanoi trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Hoi An to Hanoi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Ninh Binh
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 11:
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Off-Road Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology ©
Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

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nights
Kathmandu, Nepal

Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Swayambhunath Temple. Change things up with a short trip to Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com in Bhaktapur (about 44 minutes away). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Boudhanath Stupa, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and make a trip to Kathmandu Durbar Square.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Kathmandu trip planner .

Getting from Hanoi to Kathmandu by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Hanoi to Kathmandu is minus 1 hour. In December, daily temperatures in Kathmandu can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites Tours Spas

Side Trips

Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com
Find places to stay Dec 11 — 14:
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Walking tours
Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Spas

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Pokhara, Nepal

Pokhara ©
Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Explore hidden gems such as Parasailing & Paragliding and Sarangkot. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), examine the collection at International Mountain Museum, Head underground at Gupteswar Gupha, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Peace Temple.

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Pokhara is just a short distance from Kathmandu. Traveling from Kathmandu in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 10°C in Pokhara. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pokhara

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)
Parasailing & Paragliding
Peace Temple ©
Peace Temple

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