51 days in Asia Itinerary

51 days in Asia Itinerary

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Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights
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Kyoto, Japan
— 5 nights
3
Seoul, South Korea
— 3 nights
4
Taipei, Taiwan
— 1 night
5
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
— 2 nights
6
Amed, Indonesia
— 2 nights
7
Nusa Dua, Indonesia
— 4 nights
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 6 nights
9
Pattaya, Thailand
— 1 night
10
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
12
Sapa, Vietnam
— 3 nights
13
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
14
Da Lat, Vietnam
— 1 night
15
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 4 nights
16
Hong Kong, China
— 4 nights


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4
nights
Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Senso-ji Temple and Asakusa. Take a break from the city and head to Odaiba Kaihin Koen (Odaiba Seaside Park) and Sumida River. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asakusa Shrine, wander the streets of Akihabara, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and shop like a local with Ginza.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Tokyo vacation planner.

San Francisco, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 17 hours traveling from San Francisco to Tokyo. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in May; daily highs in Tokyo reach 76°F and lows reach 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks
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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Asakusa ©
Asakusa
Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine

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Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sanjusangendo Temple and Gion. Step off the beaten path and head to Hikone Castle and Yasaka Shrine. Change things up with these side-trips from Kyoto: Takashima (Kaizu Osaki, Metasequoia Namiki, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Nijo Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, and steep yourself in history at Shugakuin Imperial Villa.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyoto travel route planner.

Take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in May, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Takashima, Hikone Castle
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Hikone Castle ©
Hikone Castle
Toji ©
Toji
Sanjusangendo Temple ©
Sanjusangendo Temple

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Seoul, South Korea

Seoul ©
One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
On the 12th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Bukhansan National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: shop like a local with Myeongdong Shopping Street, get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at National Folk Museum of Korea.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Seoul online itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Kyoto to Seoul takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Seoul can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Seoul

Nature · Parks · Museums
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Bukhansan National Park ©
Bukhansan National Park
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

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Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei ©
Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
On the 14th (Tue), browse the different shops at Taipei 101 and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hsing Tian Kong.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Taipei day trip website.

You can fly from Seoul to Taipei in 5.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seoul to Taipei due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Seoul in May: high temperatures in Taipei hover around 85°F and lows are around 73°F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Wed) before leaving for Nusa Lembongan.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101
Hsing Tian Kong ©
Hsing Tian Kong
Taipei Confucius Temple ©
Taipei Confucius Temple

2
nights
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia

The island of Nusa Lembongan sits amidst swathes of calm, clear waters as well as some of the most notable surfing waves in the region.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Nusa Lembongan trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Taipei to Nusa Lembongan takes 16.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in May, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Amed.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Spas & Wellness

2
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Amed, Indonesia

A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
On the 18th (Sat), head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then steep yourself in history at Taman Tirtagangga. Keep things going the next day: savor the flavors at Two Eka Waroeng, browse the exhibits of Dana's Paintings, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Amed Beach.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Amed trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Nusa Lembongan to Amed in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Amed can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nusa Dua.

Things to do in Amed

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Karangasem
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Taman Tirtagangga ©
Taman Tirtagangga
Amed Beach ©
Amed Beach

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Nusa Dua, Indonesia

Nusa Dua ©
A trip to Nusa Dua offers a chance to enjoy sandy beaches and an 18-hole golf course.
Get outdoors at Karma Beach Bali and Nusa Dua Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Bali Collection and Mengiat Beach. When in Nusa Dua, make a side trip to see Uluwatu Temple in Pecatu, approximately Pecatu away.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nusa Dua travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Amed to Nusa Dua takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Nusa Dua, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Nusa Dua

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Uluwatu Temple, Karma Beach Bali
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Nusa Dua Beach ©
Nusa Dua Beach
Uluwatu Temple ©
Uluwatu Temple
Mengiat Beach ©
Mengiat Beach

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Jim Thompson House and Madame Tussauds Bangkok. Popular historic sites such as Wat Pho and The Grand Palace are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun), shop like a local with Chatuchak Weekend Market, observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, and stroll through Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute).

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bangkok online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Nusa Dua to Bangkok takes 7.5 hours. Traveling from Nusa Dua to Bangkok, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Nusa Dua, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bangkok, ranging from highs of 96°F to lows of 81°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can catch the shuttle to Pattaya.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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Pattaya, Thailand

Pattaya ©
Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take a memorable tour with Tours, then don't miss a visit to Khao Chi Chan Buddha, and then see the interesting displays at Anek Kuson Sala (Viharnra Sien). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Big Buddha Temple, look for gifts at Ama Fashion, and then browse the different shops at Royal Garden Plaza.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pattaya trip itinerary site.

Take a shuttle from Bangkok to Pattaya in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Bangkok, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Pattaya, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Pattaya

Shopping · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Khao Chi Chan Buddha
Highlights from your plan
Ama Fashion ©
Ama Fashion
Big Buddha Temple ©
Big Buddha Temple
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

5
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai
Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Wat Umong Suan Phutthatham and Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. You'll explore and learn at Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders and Siam Insect Zoo. When in Chiang Mai, make a side trip to see Thai Elephant Home in Mae Taeng, approximately Mae Taeng away. There's lots more to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kad Luang - Warorot Market, stop by Supreme Collection, and stroll the grounds of Wat Suan Dok.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Chiang Mai travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Pattaya to Chiang Mai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Pattaya in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Chiang Mai, with highs around 97°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Thai Elephant Home, Siam Insect Zoo, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Highlights from your plan
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Thai Elephant Home ©
Thai Elephant Home
Wat Suan Dok ©
Wat Suan Dok

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): learn something new at Indigo Store, stop by Phuc Loi Shop, then browse for treasures at 54 Traditions Gallery, then stop by The Bookworm Hanoi, and finally stop by Chula fashion showroom.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hanoi road trip app.

You can fly from Chiang Mai to Hanoi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sapa.

Things to do in Hanoi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
54 Traditions Gallery ©
54 Traditions Gallery
Phuc Loi Shop ©
Phuc Loi Shop

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nights
Sapa, Vietnam

Sapa ©
A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
Get some cultural insight at Giang Ta Chai Village and The Stone Church (Holy Rosary Church). You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Love Waterfall and Sapa Culture Museum. The adventure continues: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, browse the eclectic array of goods at Can Cau Market, and stop by Indigo Cat.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sapa online trip maker.

You can drive from Hanoi to Sapa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Sapa

Shopping · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Indigo Cat ©
Indigo Cat
Love Waterfall ©
Love Waterfall
Giang Ta Chai Village ©
Giang Ta Chai Village

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City ©
Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
On the 9th (Sun), ponder the world of politics at People's Committee Building.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary builder website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Sapa to Ho Chi Minh City in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Ho Chi Minh City, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 77°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Da Lat.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors · Transportation · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Saigon Boat Company ©
Saigon Boat Company
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral ©
Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral
Dong Khoi Street ©
Dong Khoi Street

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Da Lat, Vietnam

While often referred to as "City of a Thousand Flowers," "City of a Thousand Pines," and "City of a Thousand Palms," you'd be right in thinking that numbers far greater than a thousand have given Da Lat its reputation as a fertile agricultural heartland.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chùa Tàu - Thiên Vương Cổ Sát, take in the spiritual surroundings of Linh Phuoc Pagoda, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Da Lat road trip tool.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Lat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Da Lat

Spas · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Spas & Wellness
Linh Phuoc Pagoda ©
Linh Phuoc Pagoda
Chùa Tàu - Thiên Vương Cổ Sát ©
Chùa Tàu - Thiên Vương Cổ Sát

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Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An ©
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Non Nuoc Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Rubin Cloth Shop and Reaching Out Arts and Crafts. Go for a jaunt from Hoi An to Da Nang to see Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stop by Bibi Silk, explore the galleries of Ha Ha - Art In Everything, contemplate the long history of Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien), and make a trip to Japanese Covered Bridge.

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Traveling by flight from Da Lat to Hoi An takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 95°F in June, and nighttime lows around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trip

Da Nang
Highlights from your plan
Non Nuoc Beach ©
Non Nuoc Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien) ©
Fukian Assembly Hall (Phuc Kien)

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nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Relax by the water at Big Wave Bay Beach and Repulse Bay Beach. For shopping fun, head to Tsim Sha Tsui or Stanley. There's much more to do: visit Sai Wan Pavilion, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tai Long Wan, wander the streets of Lan Kwai Fong, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clear Water Bay Second Beach.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hong Kong attractions tool.

Getting from Hoi An to Hong Kong by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Hong Kong Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in Hong Kong can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 82°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tai Long Wan ©
Tai Long Wan
Sai Wan Pavilion ©
Sai Wan Pavilion
Tsim Sha Tsui ©
Tsim Sha Tsui

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