28 days in Asia Itinerary

28 days in Asia Itinerary

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28 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Fuji, Japan
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Kyoto, Japan
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  6​h 15​min
4
Seoul, South Korea
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Shanghai, China
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
6
Singapore, Singapore
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
7
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic


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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.
Shop till you drop at Ginza and Ameya Yokocho (Ameyoko). Your inner history buff will appreciate Tokyo National Museum and Sensō-ji. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tokyo: Lake Kawaguchi (in Fujikawaguchiko-machi), Hakone-machi (Lake Ashi (Ashinoko) & The Hakone Open-Air Museum) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Fuji). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Odaiba, examine the collection at Edo-Tokyo Museum, shop like a local with Asakusa, and explore the world behind art at Ghibli Museum Mitaka.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tokyo trip itinerary planning website .

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to Tokyo is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of shuttle, taxi, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 13 hours. In October in Tokyo, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Hakone-machi, Lake Kawaguchi, Ghibli Museum Mitaka, Yokohama Nature Sanctuary
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Odaiba ©
Odaiba
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum

2
nights
Fuji, Japan

Fuji ©
Fuji is a city in eastern Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. Turismo Victoria has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinomiya Shrine, get some fabulous bargains at Gotemba Premium Outlets, surround yourself with nature on Turismo Victoria, then steep yourself in history at Shuzen-ji Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mishima Taisha. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Miho Seacoast (Miho no Matsubara Beach), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kunozan Toshogu Shrine, browse the different shops at S Pulse Dream Plaza, then admire the sheer force of Shiraito Falls, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisha Shrine, and finally look for gifts at Tago no Tsuki Honten.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Fuji trip itinerary builder app .

You can take a train from Tokyo to Fuji in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In October, daytime highs in Fuji are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Fuji

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Shizuoka, Fujinomiya, Shuzen-ji Temple, Kinomiya Shrine, Gotemba Premium Outlets
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Kinomiya Shrine ©
Kinomiya Shrine
Kunozan Toshogu Shrine ©
Kunozan Toshogu Shrine

3
nights
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.
Head to Dotonbori and Daimaru Museum Umedafor some retail therapy. Let the collections at Kyoto National Museum and Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts Fureaikan capture your imagination. Explore Kyoto's surroundings by going to Himeji Castle (in Himeji), Nara (Nara Park, Todaiji Temple Cultural Center, & more) and Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum (in Kita). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, and see the interesting displays at Kyoto International Manga Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Kyoto online trip builder .

You can take a train from Fuji to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, daytime highs in Kyoto are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nara, Osaka, Himeji Castle, Asahiyaki, Tokugawa Art Museum
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji

5
nights
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.
Get some historical perspective at Gyeongbokgung Palace and Hwaseong Fortress. Museum-lovers will appreciate Deoksugung and The War Memorial of Korea. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seoul: DMZ Haemaru Village (in Paju), Nami Island (in Chuncheon) and Bucheon Botanical Garden (in Bucheon). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Cheonggyecheon Stream, take a stroll through Insadong, shop like a local with Namdaemun Market, and get great views at N Seoul Tower.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Seoul trip builder .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Kyoto to Seoul in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kyoto in November; daily highs in Seoul reach 13°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

DMZ Haemaru Village, Hwaseong Fortress, Mulhyanggi Arboretum, Nami Island, Bucheon Botanical Garden
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Cheonggyecheon Stream ©
Cheonggyecheon Stream
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

3
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Sheshan National Tourism Resort and Biking Trail-China Outside Adventure. The Bund (Wai Tan) and Zhujiajiao Ancient Town will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), contemplate the waterfront views at Huangpu River, admire the striking features of Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Shanghai trip planner .

You can fly from Seoul to Shanghai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seoul to Shanghai due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seoul in November, expect Shanghai to be somewhat warmer, temps between 20°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Shanghai

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town ©
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): stroll through Tanjong Beach, see the interesting displays at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, don't miss a visit to Orchard Road, then look for all kinds of wild species at Jurong Bird Park, then take a stroll through Chinatown, and finally see the interesting displays at The Intan.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Singapore day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Singapore takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In November, Singapore is warmer than Shanghai - with highs of 37°C and lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Tanjong Beach
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Tanjong Beach ©
Tanjong Beach
Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum ©

5
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Wat Pho and Wat Maha That. You'll explore and learn at Jim Thompson House and Woodland Muangmai. Get out of town with these interesting Bangkok side-trips: Ayutthaya (Wat Yai Chai Mang Khon, Historic City of Ayutthaya, & more), Pattaya (Jomtien Beach & Pattaya Beach) and Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex (in Saraburi). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of The Grand Palace, wander the streets of Khao San Road, browse the different shops at MBK Center (Ma Boon Khrong Center), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bangkok trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Singapore to Bangkok takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Bangkok is minus 1 hour. November in Bangkok sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Ayutthaya, Pattaya, Woodland Muangmai, Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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