28 days in Asia Itinerary

28 days in Asia Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
7
Hong Kong, China
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
8
Shanghai, China
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
9
Seoul, South Korea
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
10
Osaka, Japan
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
11
Tokyo, Japan
— 5 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: London, United Kingdom

3
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Explore hidden gems such as Battlebox and The Helix Bridge. Do some cultural sightseeing at Chinatown and Singapore Botanic Gardens. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at MacRitchie Nature Trail, stroll through Lazarus Island, see the interesting displays at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and kick back and relax at Palawan Beach.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Singapore tour itinerary builder site.

London, UK to Singapore is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Singapore Standard Time is 8 hours. When traveling from London in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Singapore: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Beaches Wildlife

Side Trip

Palawan Beach
Highlights from your plan
MacRitchie Nature Trail ©
MacRitchie Nature Trail
Battlebox ©
Battlebox
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum ©
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum

1
night
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): stroll around KL Bird Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, thenget all the information you need at Royal Selangor Visitor Centre, and finally explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): wander the streets of Chinatown, thenscramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, thenengage your brain at Petrosains Science Discovery Centre, and finally browse the different shops at Kinokuniya Book Stores.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Wildlife Museums Parks

Side Trip

Batu Caves
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia ©
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

1
night
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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 27th (Sat), race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City online road trip planner.

Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours

3
nights
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

On the confluence of two major rivers, Phnom Penh occupies a scenic location largely responsible for its nickname the "Charming City." On a trip to Phnom Penh you'll discover one of Asia's most dynamic cities, where the natives live much of their lives outdoors, on the streets, and in the bustling markets filled with scents of spicy foods.
On the 28th (Sun), appreciate the history behind Independence Monument, sample the fine beverages at Samai Distillery, thenget a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally get outside with Nature cambodia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Bassac Lane, step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, and then tee off at Garden City Golf Club.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Phnom Penh trip planner.

You can drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Phnom Penh in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Bassac Lane ©
Bassac Lane

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Grand Palace and Madame Tussauds Bangkok. Your inner history buff will appreciate Wat Pho and Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun). There's much more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, admire the striking features of Jim Thompson House, wander the streets of Chinatown - Bangkok, and stop by Khaosan Road.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read our Bangkok online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Phnom Penh to Bangkok by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bangkok are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Bangkok

Parks Shopping Historic Sites
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
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 2nd (Fri): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat), thentake a stroll through Old Quarter, thenexplore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and finally stop by Tired City Bao Khanh.

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

Getting from Bangkok to Hanoi by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Hanoi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat) ©
Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)

1
night
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Turtle Cove Beach, and then kick back and relax at Repulse Bay Beach. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Hong Kong Museum of History, stroll through Tai Long Wan, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Big Wave Bay Beach, and finally examine the collection at Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hong Kong trip maker website.

Getting from Hanoi to Hong Kong by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Hanoi to Hong Kong due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Hong Kong are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tai Long Wan ©
Tai Long Wan
Hong Kong Museum of History ©
Hong Kong Museum of History
Repulse Bay Beach ©
Repulse Bay Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), thenwander the streets of Former French Concession, thenappreciate the history behind Jade Buddha Temple, and finally take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan). On the 7th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Xintiandi, thentake a stroll through Pudong New Area, thenexplore the activities along Huangpu River, and finally learn the tricks of the trade with Linterest.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Shanghai visit planner.

Getting from Hong Kong to Shanghai by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Shanghai can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
Pudong New Area ©
Pudong New Area

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): visit Insadong, examine the collection at Alive Museum Insadong Ssamji-gil, thenwander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, and finally get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Grevin Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cheonggyecheon Stream, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Changdeokgung Palace, thenbrush up on your military savvy at The War Memorial of Korea, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Deoksugung.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Seoul road trip planner.

You can fly from Shanghai to Seoul in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and subway; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from China Standard Time (CST) to Korean Standard Time (KST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Shanghai in August, expect Seoul to be little chillier, temps between 35°C and 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
The War Memorial of Korea ©
The War Memorial of Korea
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

2
nights
Osaka, Japan

Osaka ©
Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
Get a sense of the local culture at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Nara Park. Explore hidden gems such as Todai-ji Temple and Kasuga Grand Shrine. Change things up with these side-trips from Osaka: Nigatsu-do Temple (in Nara) and Kyoto (Sanjusangendo Temple, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, &more). There's more to do: meet the residents at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Osaka trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Seoul to Osaka in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Seoul in August, you will find days in Osaka are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kyoto, Nara
Highlights from your plan
Todai-ji Temple ©
Todai-ji Temple
Nara Park ©
Nara Park
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine

5
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 explore the less-touristy side of things at Asakusa and Hojo Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Odaiba District and Senso-ji Temple. Venture out of the city with trips to Futtsu Beach (in Futtsu), Ubara Beach (in Katsuura) and Moroiso Shores (in Miura). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum, kick back and relax at Akiya, Tateishi Coast, and head outdoors with Shirosaki Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tokyo travel planning tool.

You can take a train from Osaka to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Tokyo are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Shirosaki Beach, Hojo Beach, Futtsu Beach, Ubara Beach, Moroiso Shores
Highlights from your plan
Asakusa ©
Asakusa
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District

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