60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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Train to London Heathrow, Fly to Tokyo
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Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights
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Kyoto, Japan
— 5 nights
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Denpasar, Indonesia
— 7 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
— 7 nights
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Bangkok, Thailand
— 6 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Duong Dong, Vietnam
— 6 nights
Fly to Haiphong, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Bus to Hanoi
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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Hong Kong, China
— 5 nights
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Shanghai, China
— 3 nights
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Beijing, China
— 4 nights
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Tokyo, Japan

— 4 nights
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.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, get your game on at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, take an in-depth tour of Edo-Tokyo Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Tokyo tour itinerary maker tool.

Exeter, UK to Tokyo is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. In February in Tokyo, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to fly to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks · Childrens Museums

Kyoto, Japan

— 5 nights
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.
When in Kyoto, make a side trip to see Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, approximately Osaka away. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, step into the grandiose world of Osaka Castle, and take a stroll through Gion.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyoto trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Tokyo to Kyoto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Denpasar.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Denpasar, Indonesia

— 7 nights
A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Denpasar: Kuta Beach - Bali (in Kuta), Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu) and Ubud (Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary & Agung Rai Museum of Art (ARMA)). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tanah Lot Temple, stroll through Mason Elephant Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Pantai Sanur, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Denpasar travel planning site.

You can fly from Kyoto to Denpasar in 10.5 hours. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time to Central Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In February, Denpasar is much warmer than Kyoto - with highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Singapore.

Things to do in Denpasar

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Singapore, Singapore

— 7 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Take a break from Singapore with a short trip to Sentosa Boardwalk in Sentosa Island, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Singapore Botanic Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer, get a taste of the local shopping with Orchard Road, and appreciate the history behind Merlion Park.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Singapore trip builder.

You can fly from Denpasar to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In February, daytime highs in Singapore are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Bangkok.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bangkok, Thailand

— 6 nights

City of Angels

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Get out of town with these interesting Bangkok side-trips: Ayutthaya (Wat Maha That & Wat Ratchaburana (Temple of the Royal Restoration)). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Jim Thompson House, browse the different shops at Siam Paragon, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Pho.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bangkok trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Singapore to Bangkok takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Bangkok is minus 1 hour. In February, daily temperatures in Bangkok can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to fly to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Far East

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at The Independence Palace, take an in-depth tour of War Remnants Museum, admire the striking features of Central Post Office, then pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Ben Thanh Market.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Duong Dong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Spas

Duong Dong, Vietnam

— 6 nights
A holiday in Duong Dong offers cultural diversity, great nature experiences, and a variety of educational and kid-friendly attractions.
Duong Dong is known for wildlife, beaches, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: relax in the rural setting at Phu Quoc Countryside, make a trip to Dinh Cau Rock (Cua Temple), stroll through Ong Lang Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dinh Ba Thuy Long Thanh Mau.

Plan trip to Duong Dong with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Duong Dong in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Duong Dong

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Halong Bay, Vietnam

— 2 nights
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
On the 12th (Sat), explore the activities along Bai Tu Long Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): explore the activities along Hạ Long Bay and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Halong Bay trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Duong Dong to Halong Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, train, and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Hanoi, Vietnam

— 4 nights
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.
On the 16th (Wed), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), see Off-Road Tours, have fun at Authentic Bat Trang, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Halong Bay to Hanoi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and train; or do a combination of ferry, car, flight, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Hoi An, Vietnam

— 3 nights
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 Hoi An with a short trip to Food Tours in Da Nang, about 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cua Dai Beach, stop by Rubin Cloth Shop, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hoi An trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Hoi An takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In March, daytime highs in Hoi An are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Shopping · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Hong Kong, China

— 5 nights

Pearl of the Orient

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 23rd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 24th (Thu) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple, get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History, and walk around Nan Lian Garden.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong trip 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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Hoi An to Hong Kong. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Hoi An in March: high temperatures in Hong Kong hover around 26°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Shanghai, China

— 3 nights

Pearl of the Orient

With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Shanghai is known for shopping, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Bund (Wai Tan), admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), pause for some photo ops at Jade Buddha Temple, and shop like a local with Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road).

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Shanghai online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, Shanghai is a bit cooler than Hong Kong - with highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Beijing.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Beijing, China

— 4 nights
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, get to know the fascinating history of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), take an in-depth tour of Lama Temple (Yonghegong), and tour the pleasant surroundings at Temple of Heaven.

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Getting from Shanghai to Beijing by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Shanghai in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Beijing, with lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Trails

Japan travel guide

4.3
Sacred & Religious Sites · Landmarks · Parks
Land of the Rising Sun
Part of a volcanic archipelago that encompasses over 6,800 islands, Japan remains one of Asia's most fascinating tourist destinations, where a blend of modernity and tradition creates a look and feel completely different from any other place in the world. A tour of Japan lets you discover big cities filled with ancient temples and innovative skyscrapers, as well as quiet country landscapes dotted with castles, perfectly manicured gardens, cherry orchards, and primeval forests seemingly untouched by the hand of mass tourism. Many tourists on vacation in Japan devote lots of time to the country's unique cuisine, prepared with painstaking attention to detail and a genius for simple yet effective presentation.

Bali travel guide

4.1
World heritage site · Spas · Beaches
Island of the Gods
A province of Indonesia, the island of Bali remains one of the world's top tourist destinations thanks to its beaches, diving spots, and resorts. Take a trip to Bali to discover the island's smiling and famously hospitable locals--perhaps the biggest treasure of this tropical paradise. More than just another fun-in-the-sun getaway, Bali also reveals a rich history and varied geography of mountains, rugged coastal areas, sandy beaches, thriving rice terraces, and stark volcanic hillsides that seem transported from another planet. A Bali tour uncovers some of the world's best surfing spots, as well as a deeply spiritual local culture and globally significant archeological attractions.

Vietnam travel guide

4.3
Gift & Specialty Shops · Spas · Landmarks
While most Southeast Asian countries have at least one booming metropolis, none seem to bustle nearly throughout like Vietnam does. While busy locals zoom about on motorbikes, visitors fill their Vietnam vacations with a mix of cultural sightseeing and exploring the landscape. Big cities and towns boast colonial architecture, open-air markets, outstanding spa complexes, and modern restaurants. The country also features over 3,200 km (2,000 mi) of coastline dotted with sandy bays that attract scuba divers and kitesurfers. Away from busy urban centers, a tour of Vietnam reveals a rural landscape of lush rice paddies, jagged mountain peaks, and timeless villages unspoiled by the outside world.

China travel guide

4.4
Landmarks · Observation Decks · History Museums
With well over 1.3 billion residents, China represents the most populous country in the world, considered by many the cradle of civilization thanks to its history spanning many millennia. While a single trip to China rarely satisfies curious travelers, a well-organized tour reveals a land of awe-inspiring natural scenery, ancient monuments, and giant cities, where the diverse population includes almost 60 different ethnic groups speaking dozens of distinct languages. While many Westerners may know China mostly for its centuries-old tradition of martial arts, discerning travelers visit this vast nation for its outstanding cuisine, pristine landscapes, epic train journeys, and small towns of hardworking and genuinely hospitable people.