39 days in Asia Itinerary

39 days in Asia Itinerary

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Start: Bergen, Norway
+2
Fly + Train + Bus:  14 h
1
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Subway + Train:  10 h
2
Agra, India
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Jaipur, India
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
4
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 15 min
5
Bophut, Thailand
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Bus:  2 h 30 min
6
Krabi Town, Thailand
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
7
Patong, Thailand
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h
8
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
9
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h 30 min
10
Hoi An, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h
11
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  8 h
12
Tokyo, Japan
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
13
Kyoto, Japan
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  7 h 15 min
14
Beijing, China
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Bergen, Norway

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nights
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi ©
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Louvre Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital. Relax by the water at Corniche Beach and Saadiyat Public Beach. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, contemplate the long history of Heritage Village, get engrossed in the history at Qasr Al Hosn, and go for a walk through The Corniche.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Abu Dhabi trip planner.

Bergen, Norway to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 14- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of ferry, taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Gulf Standard Time (GST) is 3 hours. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Bergen in March; daily highs in Abu Dhabi reach 34°C and lows reach 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Louvre Abu Dhabi ©
Louvre Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital ©
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital

1
night
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Taj Gallery, then admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, and then explore the historical opulence of Agra Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Guru ka Tal, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Soami Bagh, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Balkeshwar Mandir, and finally take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Agra trip planner.

Do a combination of bus, flight, and train from Abu Dhabi to Agra in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Agra is 1.5 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Agra, with lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Gurudwara Guru ka Tal ©
Gurudwara Guru ka Tal

3
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Amber Palace and Shila Devi Temple. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nahargarh Fort and City Palace of Jaipur. There's lots more to do: look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, examine the collection at RRAP Music Museum & Hub, identify plant and animal life at Amer Jeep Safari, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham Temple.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Jaipur visit planning site.

Drive from Agra to Jaipur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Historic City of Ayutthaya and Wat Saket. Let the collections at Jim Thompson House and Madame Tussauds Bangkok capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Bangkok: Ayutthaya (Wat Maha That & Wat Phra Sri Sanphet). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine), make a trip to Wat Pho, and pause for some serene contemplation at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bangkok trip itinerary maker app.

Fly from Jaipur to Bangkok in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a 1.5 hour difference. Traveling from Jaipur in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Bangkok, with lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Bophut.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
Highlights from your plan
Historic City of Ayutthaya ©
Historic City of Ayutthaya
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet ©
Wat Phra Sri Sanphet
Wat Maha That ©
Wat Maha That

1
night
Bophut, Thailand

Bophut ©
Rocky cliffs and sandy bays draw visitors looking for a action along the coastal area in Bophut, where diving and snorkeling opportunitys abound.
On the 20th (Fri), kick back and relax at Maenam Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Plai Laem, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally look for gifts at Classic International Suits.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bophut tour planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Bangkok to Bophut in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Bangkok in March, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bophut: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 31°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Bophut

Outdoors Beaches Tours

Side Trip

Maenam Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wat Plai Laem ©
Wat Plai Laem
Scuba & Snorkeling
Maenam Beach ©
Maenam Beach

2
nights
Krabi Town, Thailand

Krabi Town ©
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): kick back and relax at PhraNang Cave Beach, then kick back and relax at Railay Beach, and then step off the mainland to explore Poda Island. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea), head off the coast to Tup Island, and then head off the coast to Bamboo Island.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Krabi Town road trip website.

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Bophut to Krabi Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bophut in March, expect nights in Krabi Town to be slightly colder, around 26°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 41°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Patong.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
PhraNang Cave Beach ©
PhraNang Cave Beach
Railay Beach ©
Railay Beach
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea) ©
Tiger Cave Temple (Wat Tham Suea)

3
nights
Patong, Thailand

Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nai Harn Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get a sense of the local culture at Phuket 3D Museum and Chaithararam Temple (Wat Chalong). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Freedom Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Patong Beach, see Off-Road Tours, and get great views at Karon View Point.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Patong trip planner.

Drive from Krabi Town to Patong in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Patong, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Phuket Town, Karon, Bang Tao Beach, Nai Harn Beach, The Gibbon Rehabilitation Project (GRP)
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nai Harn Beach ©
Nai Harn Beach
Freedom Beach ©
Freedom Beach

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then pause for some photo ops at Independence Monument. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace, examine the collection at National Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom, then look for gifts at Lotus Space, and finally contemplate the long history of Choeung Ek Genocidal Center.

Before you visit Phnom Penh, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Patong to Phnom Penh in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Phnom Penh, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Angkor Wat and Preah Khan. Angkor National Museum and Cambodia Landmine Museum will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, delve into the distant past at Terrace of the Elephants, steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, and see Off-Road Tours.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Siem Reap trip planner.

You can fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hoi An.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Terrace of the Elephants ©
Terrace of the Elephants
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Hoi An, Vietnam

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.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and The Marble Mountains will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Precious Heritage by Rehahn, look for gifts at Rubin Cloth Shop, examine the collection at Vinahouse Craft Village, and kick back and relax at An Bang Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Hoi An day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Siem Reap to Hoi An in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Siem Reap in March, expect Hoi An to be a bit cooler, temps between 32°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Hoi An

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

The Marble Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours
Precious Heritage by Rehahn ©
Precious Heritage by Rehahn

3
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. Relax by the water at Pandawa Beach and Balangan Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Seminyak side-trips: Nusa Dua Beach (in Nusa Dua), Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu) and USS Liberty Shipwreck (in Tulamben). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tanah Lot Temple, examine the collection at Bali Trick Art, and explore and take pictures at Jimbaran Bay.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Seminyak planning website.

Getting from Hoi An to Seminyak by combination of bus and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hoi An to Seminyak is 1 hour. In April, daytime highs in Seminyak are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tulamben, Kuta, Nusa Dua Beach, Tanah Lot Temple, Bali Trick Art
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Senso-ji Temple and Zojo-ji Temple. Explore hidden gems such as Asakusa Shrine and Asakusa. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Samurai Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Central Railway Station, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and wander the streets of Ueno.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tokyo vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Seminyak to Tokyo in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Seminyak to Tokyo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Seminyak in April, with highs in Tokyo at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine
Zojo-ji Temple ©
Zojo-ji Temple

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Kiyomizu-dera Temple and Sanjusangendo Temple. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Ginkakuji Temple. Go for a jaunt from Kyoto to Nara to see Todai-ji Temple about 1 hour away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Nijo Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Heian Shrine, contemplate the long history of Osaka Castle, and take in the pleasant sights at Gion.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kyoto journey planner.

You can take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Todai-ji Temple, Osaka Castle
Highlights from your plan
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Todai-ji Temple ©
Todai-ji Temple

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Beijing, China

Beijing ©
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.
Mutianyu Great Wall and Temple of Heaven are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) and Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Palace Museum and take an in-depth tour of Lama Temple (Yonghegong).

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Beijing trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Kyoto to Beijing takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time (JST) to China Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kyoto in April: highs in Beijing hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Temple of Heaven ©
Temple of Heaven
Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)

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