60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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60 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Bratislava, Slovakia
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h
2
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Khujand, Tajikistan
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
4
Samarkand, Uzbekistan
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
5
Bukhara, Uzbekistan
— 5 nights
+3
Train + Foot + Taxi + Fly:  7 h 15 min
6
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
7
Karachi, Pakistan
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
8
Lahore, Pakistan
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
9
Islamabad, Pakistan
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
10
Kabul, Afghanistan
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
11
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h
12
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
— 5 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
13
Karakol, Kyrgyzstan
— 4 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
14
Almaty, Kazakhstan
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  12 h 45 min
End: Bratislava, Slovakia

4
nights
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Nur-Sultan ©
First Akmola, then Tselinograd, and now Astana: the city's latest name means "capital," something Astana became in 1998.
Nur-Sultan is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Bayterek Tower, buy something for everyone on your list at Khan Shatyr, stroll around City Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of St. Seraphim of Sarov.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Nur-Sultan trip itinerary maker .

Bratislava, Slovakia to Nur-Sultan is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Bratislava to Nur-Sultan, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, Nur-Sultan is little chillier than Bratislava - with highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tashkent.

Things to do in Nur-Sultan

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bayterek Tower ©
Bayterek Tower
Khan Shatyr ©
Khan Shatyr
Hazret Sultan Mosque ©
Hazret Sultan Mosque

5
nights
Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Tashkent ©
One of the largest and oldest cities in Central Asia, Tashkent combines layers of history and a bustling modern edge.
Venture out of the city with trips to Charvak Reservoir (in Yusufhona) and Pulatkhan Plateau (in Chimgan). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Khamid Alimdjan, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chimgon, enjoy breathtaking views from TV Tower, and get outside with Lake Charvak.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tashkent online trip planner .

You can fly from Nur-Sultan to Tashkent in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Alma-Ata Time (ALMT) to Uzbekistan Time (UZT) is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Khujand.

Things to do in Tashkent

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Pulatkhan Plateau, Charvak Reservoir
Highlights from your plan
Lake Charvak ©
Lake Charvak
Khamid Alimdjan ©
Khamid Alimdjan
Chorsu Bazaar ©
Chorsu Bazaar

1
night
Khujand, Tajikistan

Khujand ©
For many, a trip to Khujand happens en route from Uzbekistan or Kyrgyzstan to the scenic Fann Mountains or Zeravshan Valley.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Kamal Khujandi Statue, look for gifts at Panjshanbe Bozor, examine the collection at House Museum Kamal Khuzhandi, then pause for some photo ops at Lenin Statue, and finally explore the activities along Kayrakkum Reservoir.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Khujand trip itinerary website .

Drive from Tashkent to Khujand in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Khujand are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Samarkand.

Things to do in Khujand

Shopping Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Panjshanbe Bozor ©
Panjshanbe Bozor
Kamal Khujandi Statue ©
Kamal Khujandi Statue
Kayrakkum Reservoir ©
Kayrakkum Reservoir

4
nights
Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Samarkand ©
Uzbekistan’s most glorious city, Samarkand, offers a fine combination of history and modern urban life.
Samarkand is known for historic sites, childrens museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Registan, explore the ancient world of Afrasiyab Museum, see the sky in a new way at Ulugh Beg Observatory, and deepen your understanding at Sher Dor Madrasah.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Samarkand day trip planner .

You can drive from Khujand to Samarkand in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Bukhara.

Things to do in Samarkand

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Registan ©
Registan
Shah-i-Zinda ©
Shah-i-Zinda
Gur Emir Mausoleum ©
Gur Emir Mausoleum

5
nights
Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Bukhara ©
Inhabited for millennia, the city of Bukhara boasts a World Heritage-listed center teeming with historic mosques, madrassas, pools, and ancient ruins.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bukhara: Gijduvan (Gijduvan ceramics of The Narzullaevs & Ulugbek Madrasah). There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Great Minaret of the Kalon, don't miss a visit to Chor-Minor, take an in-depth tour of Palace of Moon-like Stars (Sitorai-Mokhi-Khosa), and explore the ancient world of Chor-Bakr necropolis.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bukhara road trip tool .

You can take a train from Samarkand to Bukhara in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Bukhara are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Ashgabat.

Things to do in Bukhara

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Gijduvan
Highlights from your plan
Great Minaret of the Kalon ©
Great Minaret of the Kalon
Lyab-i-Hauz ©
Lyab-i-Hauz
Samanid Mausoleum
Samanid Mausoleum

2
nights
Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

Ashgabat ©
A Soviet-like grid of opulent marble edifices in the center of the desert, Ashgabat paints an unusual picture.
Ashgabat is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Parthian Settlement of Nisa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ertugrul Gazi Mosque, don't miss a visit to Geokdepe, and see the interesting displays at Turkmen Museum of Fine Arts.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Ashgabat vacation builder .

Getting from Bukhara to Ashgabat by combination of train, taxi, and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Bukhara in July, Ashgabat is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Karachi.

Things to do in Ashgabat

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Turkmen Carpet Museum ©
Turkmen Carpet Museum
Parthian Settlement of Nisa ©
Parthian Settlement of Nisa
Independence Monument ©
Independence Monument

4
nights
Karachi, Pakistan

Karachi ©
Sprawling, busy, and central to the nation's economy, Karachi stands as one of the biggest and most populous cities in the world.
Karachi is known for shopping, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Mohatta Palace Museum, examine the collection at PAF Museum, step off the mainland to explore Churna Island, and admire the landmark architecture of TDF Ghar.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Karachi journey tool .

Traveling by flight from Ashgabat to Karachi takes 8 hours. Traveling from Ashgabat in July, expect nights in Karachi to be about the same, around 32°C, while days are slightly colder, around 39°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lahore.

Things to do in Karachi

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mohatta Palace Museum ©
Mohatta Palace Museum
PAF Museum ©
PAF Museum
Dolmen Mall Clifton ©
Dolmen Mall Clifton

4
nights
Lahore, Pakistan

Lahore ©
Seen by many to be the most forward-thinking, culturally important, and artistic of the country's metropolises, Lahore has plenty of charms, plenty of history, and plenty of people.
Lahore is known for historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Badshahi Mosque, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lahore Guided tours, admire the natural beauty at Shalimar Bagh (Shalimar Gardens), and brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Lahore online holiday builder .

Getting from Karachi to Lahore by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Lahore can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Islamabad.

Things to do in Lahore

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Badshahi Mosque ©
Badshahi Mosque
Lahore Fort ©
Lahore Fort
Shalimar Bagh (Shalimar Gardens) ©
Shalimar Bagh (Shalimar Gardens)

5
nights
Islamabad, Pakistan

Islamabad ©
The country's capital since 1963, Islamabad has the look and feel of a planned administrative city because, by and large, that's exactly what it is.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Islamabad: Takht-i-Bahi (in Mardan) and Mukshpuri Top (in Nathia Gali). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Faisal Mosque, walk around Pir Sohawa, see human ingenuity at work at Rawal Lake, and examine the collection at Pakistan Monument Museum.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Islamabad fast, fun, and easy.

Fly from Lahore to Islamabad in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Lahore in August, expect little chillier with lows of 28°C in Islamabad. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kabul.

Things to do in Islamabad

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mukshpuri Top, Takht-i-Bahi
Highlights from your plan
Margalla Hills ©
Margalla Hills
Faisal Mosque ©
Faisal Mosque
Daman-e-Koh ©
Daman-e-Koh

2
nights
Kabul, Afghanistan

Kabul ©
A trip to Kabul reveals an intense portrait of Afghanistan's past, present, and future.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Qargha Reservoir, explore the ancient world of Babur Gardens Mosque, then stroll around Bagh-e Babur, and finally don't miss a visit to Babur Tomb. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Bibi Mahroo Hill, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ziarat-e Sakhi, then admire the landmark architecture of Darul Aman Palace, and finally browse the exhibits of National Museum of Afghanistan.

For maps and tourist information, go to the Kabul sightseeing planning app .

You can fly from Islamabad to Kabul in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Dushanbe.

Things to do in Kabul

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bagh-e Babur
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Afghanistan ©
National Museum of Afghanistan
Bagh-e Babur ©
Bagh-e Babur
Darul Aman Palace ©
Darul Aman Palace

5
nights
Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Dushanbe ©
Little more than a small town at the turn of the 20th century, Dushanbe grew rapidly during the Soviet era and now serves as the national capital and home to nearly 800,000 people.
Get out of town with these interesting Dushanbe side-trips: Ski Tourism Complex Safed Dara (in Tagob), Nurek Dam (in Nurek) and Hisor (Hisor HIstorical and Cultural Preserve & Hisor Fortress). There's still lots to do: walk around Rudaki Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Iskanderkul Lake, cool off at Delfin Aquapark, and make a trip to Stele with the Emblem of Tajikistan.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dushanbe trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Kabul to Dushanbe takes 1.5 hours. August in Dushanbe sees daily highs of 42°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bishkek.

Things to do in Dushanbe

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hisor, Ski Tourism Complex Safed Dara, Iskanderkul Lake, Nurek Dam
Highlights from your plan
Rudaki Park ©
Rudaki Park
Iskanderkul Lake ©
Iskanderkul Lake
National Museum of Tajikistan ©
National Museum of Tajikistan

5
nights
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek ©
Wandering the grid-like, tree-lined streets of Bishkek, you'll discover the friendly atmosphere, vibrant nightlife, and Soviet-era architecture of the country's political center.
Step out of Bishkek to go to Tokmok and see Burana Tower, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ala-Archa Gorge, don't miss a visit to Victory Square, take a stroll around Asanbay Center, and get outside with Too-Ashu Pass.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bishkek online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Dushanbe to Bishkek by combination of flight and bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Tajikistan Time (TJT) to Kirgizstan Time (KGT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Dushanbe in August, you will find days in Bishkek are little chillier (37°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Karakol.

Things to do in Bishkek

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Burana Tower
Highlights from your plan
Ala-Archa Gorge ©
Ala-Archa Gorge
Ala-Too Square ©
Ala-Too Square
Burana Tower ©
Burana Tower

4
nights
Karakol, Kyrgyzstan

Karakol ©
Set in the foothills of the Tian Shan mountains, Karakol reigns as Kyrgyzstan's trekking and climbing hot spot, surrounded by snowy peaks and scenic natural attractions, including canyons, waterfalls, lakes, and hot spring resorts.
Karakol is known for nature, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Issyk-Kul Lake, examine the collection at Nikolai Przhevalsky Museum, take in the natural beauty of Altyn Arashan, and stroll around River Park.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Karakol attractions planning app .

Traveling by car from Bishkek to Karakol takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Almaty.

Things to do in Karakol

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Jeti-Oguz Canyon (Seven Bulls Rocks)
Highlights from your plan
Issyk-Kul Lake ©
Issyk-Kul Lake
Altyn Arashan ©
Altyn Arashan
Ala Kul Lake ©
Ala Kul Lake

6
nights
Almaty, Kazakhstan

Almaty ©
Almaty, the former capital, still stands as the country's largest city.
Almaty is known for parks, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Kok-Tobe Hill, stroll around First President's Park, see the interesting displays at Central State Museum of Kazakhstan, and find something for the whole family at Almaty Central Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Almaty trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Karakol to Almaty takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. August in Almaty sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Almaty

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lake Issyk
Highlights from your plan
Kok-Tobe Hill ©
Kok-Tobe Hill
Big Almaty Lake ©
Big Almaty Lake
Ascension Cathedral ©
Ascension Cathedral

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