22 days in Asia & Africa Itinerary

22 days in Asia & Africa Itinerary

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22 days in Asia & Africa Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
New Delhi, India
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Jaipur, India
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Agra, India
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
New Delhi, India
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 30​min
5
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 45​min
6
Patong, Thailand
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
8
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
9
Hong Kong, China
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
10
Singapore, Singapore
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
11
Cairo, Egypt
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  5​h 45​min
12
Amman, Jordan
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: London, United Kingdom

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.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the New Delhi day trip site .

London, UK to New Delhi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from London to New Delhi due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from London in December: highs in New Delhi hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 10°C. On the 16th (Mon), you'll travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Tours Shopping Transportation

1
night
Jaipur, India

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Moti Dungari Temple, see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, get engrossed in the history at City Palace of Jaipur, then step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, then explore the historical opulence of Jal Mahal, and finally contemplate the long history of Royal Gaitor Tumbas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham Temple, wander the streets of Rusirani Village, learn about all things military at Nahargarh Fort, see the interesting displays at Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shila Devi Temple, and finally stop by Jaipur Blue Pottery Art Centre.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Jaipur trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from New Delhi to Jaipur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
Nahargarh Fort ©
Nahargarh Fort
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

1
night
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the exciting artwork at Taj Gallery, steep yourself in history at Taj Mahal, then steep yourself in history at Saha Burj, and finally admire the striking features of Tomb of Akbar the Great.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Agra trip planner .

You can drive from Jaipur to Agra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Agra are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to New Delhi.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Spas Shopping

Side Trip

Tomb of Akbar the Great
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Gurudwara Guru ka Tal ©
Gurudwara Guru ka Tal
Saha Burj ©
Saha Burj

1
night
New Delhi, India

New Delhi ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New Delhi journey planner .

You can drive from Agra to New Delhi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib ©
Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib

2
nights
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur ©
A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Putra Mosque, take in the exciting artwork at Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, steep yourself in history at Istana Alam Shah, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pantai Remis, then explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, and finally get answers to all your questions at Kuala Lumpur City Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Chinatown, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thean Hou Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Mosque (Masjid Negara), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary planner .

Getting from New Delhi to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from New Delhi to Kuala Lumpur due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Delhi, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Kuala Lumpur, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Putra Mosque, Pantai Remis, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, Batu Caves, Istana Alam Shah
Highlights from your plan
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Putra Mosque ©
Putra Mosque
National Mosque (Masjid Negara) ©
National Mosque (Masjid Negara)

3
nights
Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Phuket Trickeye Museum and The Phuket Gallery. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Freedom Beach and Mai Khao Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Patong: Yanui Beach (in Rawai), Wat Mongkol Nimit (in Talat Yai) and Chalong (Big Buddha Phuket & Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Patong Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Tri Trang Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Patong Mosque.

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

Do a combination of flight and bus from Kuala Lumpur to Patong in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Patong, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Yanui Beach, Mai Khao Beach
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach
Phuket Trickeye Museum ©
Phuket Trickeye Museum
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong) ©
Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong)

1
night
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Siem Reap trip builder site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Patong to Siem Reap in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ta Som
Highlights from your plan
Baphuon Temple ©
Baphuon Temple
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

2
nights
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.
To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pham Ngu Lao Street ©
Pham Ngu Lao Street
Ba Thien Hau Temple ©
Ba Thien Hau Temple

2
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): take a stroll through Soho, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery (Man Fat Sze), see Dialogue in the Dark Hong Kong, then kick back and relax at Shek O, then examine the collection at Hong Kong Maritime Museum, and finally take a stroll through Kowloon City.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Hong Kong trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time (ICT) to Hong Kong Time (HKT) is 1 hour. In December, Hong Kong is slightly colder than Ho Chi Minh City - with highs of 24°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sai Wan Pavilion ©
Sai Wan Pavilion
Po Lin Monastery ©
Po Lin Monastery

2
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Food Tours, National Gallery Singapore and Singapore Botanic Gardens. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then take in nature's colorful creations at Singapore Botanic Gardens, and then explore the engaging exhibits at National Gallery Singapore. On the 31st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Chinatown, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Helix Bridge, and then steep yourself in history at Battlebox.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Singapore day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Singapore takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Hong Kong in December: high temperatures in Singapore hover around 36°C and lows are around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Cairo.

Things to do in Singapore

Museums Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Battlebox ©
Battlebox
The Helix Bridge ©
The Helix Bridge
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

1
night
Cairo, Egypt

Cairo ©
More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
On the 2nd (Thu), delve into the distant past at Statue of Ramesses II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary), then contemplate the long history of Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, and finally explore the world behind art at Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al-Kiritliya).

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairo holiday builder site .

Getting from Singapore to Cairo by flight takes about 15.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time (SGT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in January, expect Cairo to be much colder, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Amman.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Statue of Ramses II
Highlights from your plan
Statue of Ramses II ©
Statue of Ramses II
Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan ©

3
nights
Amman, Jordan

Amman ©
Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Umm Qais Museum and The Jordan Museum. Popular historic sites such as The Citadel and Ajloun Castle are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amman: Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad) (in Ajlun), Madaba (The Church of Saint George & Mukawir) and Quseir Amra (in Azraq). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Roman Amphitheater, wander the streets of Al Balad – Downtown Amman, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ahl Al Kahf.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Amman sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Cairo to Amman in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cairo in January, expect Amman to be a bit cooler, temps between 15°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Madaba, Ajloun Castle, Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad), Quseir Amra, Umm Qais Museum
Highlights from your plan
Quseir Amra ©
Quseir Amra
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater

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