18 days in Asia Itinerary

18 days in Asia Itinerary

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18 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fly:  21​h 45​min
1
New Delhi, India
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
2
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + bus + ferry:  7​h 15​min
3
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
4
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
— 1 night
ferry + taxi:  1​h
5
Ubud, Indonesia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Kuta, Indonesia
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + subway + train:  11​h 30​min
7
Shanghai, China
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: San Juan, Puerto Rico


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1
night
New Delhi, India

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Delhi trip planning app .

San Juan, Puerto Rico to New Delhi is an approximately 22-hour flight. Traveling from San Juan to New Delhi, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In September in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Museums
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)
India Gate ©
India Gate

2
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Grand Palace and Jim Thompson House. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Wat Pho, take a stroll through Khao San Road, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bangkok using our trip planner.

Fly from New Delhi to Bangkok in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Delhi to Bangkok. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from New Delhi in October since evenings lows in Bangkok dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand

Ko Phi Phi Don ©
Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
You'll get in some beach time at Maya Bay and Laem Tong Bay. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Ko Bida Nok. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Long Beach, cool off at Aquaride, stroll through Nui Beach, and make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ko Phi Phi Don online trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry from Bangkok to Ko Phi Phi Don in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Nusa Lembongan.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ko Phi Phi Le ©
Ko Phi Phi Le

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then look for all kinds of wild species at Devil's Tears.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Nusa Lembongan holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ko Phi Phi Don to Nusa Lembongan. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ko Phi Phi Don to Nusa Lembongan. October in Nusa Lembongan sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Devil's Tears ©
Devil's Tears
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, then don't miss a visit to Tegalalang Rice Terrace, and then identify plant and animal life at Elephant Safari Park. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, explore the fascinating underground world of Elephant Cave Ubud, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirta Empul Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Terrace River Pool Swing.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ubud day trip planning app .

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Nusa Lembongan to Ubud in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In October in Ubud, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kuta.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Wildlife Spas

Side Trips

Tirta Empul Temple, Elephant Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Spas
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple

3
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Kuta
Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Tanah Lot Temple and Nacivet Art Gallery. You'll get in some beach time at Pantai Sanur and Jimbaran Bay. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Kuta Beach - Bali, see the interesting displays at Bali Trick Art, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kuta trip planner .

Traveling by car from Ubud to Kuta takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Kuta are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Kuta

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Seminyak, Jimbaran Bay, Pantai Sanur, Tanah Lot Temple, Bali Trick Art
Highlights from your plan
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur
Spas

1
night
Shanghai, China

Shanghai ©
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.
On the 15th (Tue), wander the streets of Xintiandi, admire the landmark architecture of Jade Buddha Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), then make a trip to Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Bund (Wai Tan).

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

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Kuta to Shanghai takes 11.5 hours. Traveling from Kuta in October, things will get a bit cooler in Shanghai: highs are around 28°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Jade Buddha Temple ©
Jade Buddha Temple

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