Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 http://www.prohealthguides.com/alpha-tren-reviews/
  2. 2 Osaka-Kyoto-Takayama -Kanazawa in 12 days with Kids Doable?
  3. 3 Best Hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter
  4. 4 Onsen ryokan for single near Tokyo
  5. 5 http://fornatgaex.com/booty-pop-cream-reviews/
  6. 6 Need help choosing a tour company.
  7. 7 BKK Street Food Disappearing per BBC
  8. 8 Visiting China - must be tour
  9. 9 Hanoi Hotel
  10. 10 Trip Report TRIP REPORT: Osaka to Hiroshima and in-between stops (tsuyu / summer)
  11. 11 Back to Bangkok this month!
  12. 12 Questions on Details for 23 Days in Japan
  13. 13 Fodor's Boston GTG
  14. 14 What is the best way to travel through Budapest, Vienna, and Prague?
  15. 15 Vietnam to increase visa cost for Americans
  16. 16 Recommendations for Asian Tour
  17. 17 Hakone and Mt Fuji
  18. 18 Best places to photo-shoot landscapes and natural beauty
  19. 19 Udon Thani to Chiang Mai by road
  20. 20 Thailand - Khao Lak [Andaman Coast] area
  21. 21 An island paradise?
  22. 22 Help plan my 11 days trip to Thailand
  23. 23 6 months SE Asia and New Zeland
  24. 24 mekong delta vietnam tours which operator to go for?
  25. 25 Help with hotel in Saigon - An Lam Saigon River or Hotel des Arts??
View next 25 » Back to the top

Trip to Bangkok, Siem Reap, and Ko Samui for 9 full days around New Years

Jump to last reply

I'm new to these forums and I apologize if I am wrong in posting this. I was reading through other posts about travel to Asia, but had a few specific questions.

My friend and I visited Bali, Singapore, Phuket and Phnom Penh last year for 9 full days around new years and had a great time. We used a guide through our hotel in Bali which helped us see so much more than we would have otherwise. We didn't use a guide for the others.

We are going to Bangkok, Siem Reap, and Ko Samui between Dec 27 - Jan 7. My friend lives in Singapore and has been to Bangkok multiple times and Siem Ream once. I would like to have some guided tours to make the best use of our time in Bangkok and Siem Reap and would like some recommendations. I'm flying from the United States, and plan on being in Bangkok from 28th late pm - 1st am, and Siem Reap 1st am to 4th am. Ko Samui will be from the 4th am to 6th pm.

Is this enough time to see the main sites or should I get rid of some of the time at Ko Samui?
Any tours or tour guides you recommend?
Any travel guides you recommend? (Are they worth it in general?)
Best place to plan an itinerary? (Fodor's?)
Must-See sites while in Bangkok?

Thanks for your advice! I just started traveling internationally last December, and hopefully plan on taking at least 1 international trip a year. Looking for your expertise in becoming more knowledgeable about travel.

16 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement