60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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Singapore, Singapore
— 5 nights
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 4 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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Beijing, China
— 4 nights
Train to Zhuhai, Foot to Macau
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Macau, China
— 4 nights
Foot to Zhuhai, Train to Xiamen
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Xiamen, China
— 3 nights
Drive
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Wenzhou, China
— 3 nights
Fly
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Shanghai, China
— 4 nights
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Train to Weihai, Ferry to Incheon Int'l Port, Subway to Seoul
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Seoul, South Korea
— 5 nights
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Busan, South Korea
— 4 nights
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Taipei, Taiwan
— 5 nights
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Taichung, Taiwan
— 2 nights
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Tainan, Taiwan
— 2 nights
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Singapore, Singapore

— 5 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
For shopping fun, head to Orchard Road or Clarke Quay. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Singapore Botanic Gardens and Little India. There's still lots to do: stop by Chinatown, pause for some photo ops at Merlion Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer, and examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Singapore.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Singapore trip planning tool.

Billund, Denmark to Singapore is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Singapore Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Billund in September, expect Singapore to be much warmer, temps between 38°C and 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

— 4 nights

Garden City of Lights

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.
Head to Central Market Kuala Lumpur and BB Park Bukit Bintangfor some retail therapy. Get some cultural insight at Batu Caves and KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, look for gifts at A Day, and buy something for everyone on your list at Pavilion KL.

For photos and tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur vacation builder.

You can fly from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

— 4 nights

Pearl of the Far East

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.
Do your shopping at Ben Thanh Market and Van Hanh Mall. War Remnants Museum and Vietnam Silver House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. On the 13th (Mon), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, view the masterpieces at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City road trip planning website.

Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh City due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Hanoi.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Shopping · Museums · Outdoors · Adventure

Hanoi, Vietnam

— 3 nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like TiredCity Hang Bong and Temple of Literature & National University. Head to Empty Wall Gallery and A Dong Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: stop by Old Quarter, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, explore the activities along Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and take in the exciting artwork at D&C Art Gallery.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hanoi day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Beijing.

Things to do in Hanoi

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Beijing, China

— 4 nights
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.
Head to Nanluoguxiang and Panjiayuan Antique Marketfor plenty of shopping. Get some cultural insight at Mutianyu Great Wall and Lama Temple (Yonghegong). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), pause for some photo ops at Bell and Drum Towers, ponder the world of politics at Temple of Heaven, and steep yourself in history at Chairman Mao Memorial Hall (Maozhuxi Jiniantang).

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Beijing trip planner.

Getting from Hanoi to Beijing by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to China Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. September in Beijing sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to fly to Macau.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Outdoors

Macau, China

— 4 nights
Vacation in Macau to discover one of the world's richest cities organized as an autonomous region of China that, until 1999, was administered by Portugal.
Head to City of Dreams and Macau Design Centerfor some retail therapy. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ruins of St. Paul's and Historic Centre of Macau. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Maritime Museum, look for gifts at Pastelaria Chui Heong, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kun Iam Temple, and explore the galleries of Taipa Village Art Space.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Macau holiday app.

You can fly from Beijing to Macau in 6.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Xiamen.

Things to do in Macau

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Casinos

Xiamen, China

— 3 nights

Garden Island

Known for centuries as a gateway to China, the port city of Xiamen has become a destination in itself, first to domestic visitors and now to a growing number of people from across the world.
Head to Gulangyu and Tasty Lifefor plenty of shopping. Get a sense of the local culture at Yuyuan Garden and Zhongshan Road Walking Street. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Xiamen University, examine the collection at Overseas Chinese Museum, hike along Kulangsu Huandao Road, and admire the natural beauty at Xiamen Shuzhuang Garden.

Start your trip to Xiamen by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Macau to Xiamen in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Wenzhou.

Things to do in Xiamen

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Wenzhou, China

— 3 nights
Wenzhou is a prefecture-level city in southeastern Zhejiang province in the People's Republic of China. Do some cultural sightseeing at WenZhou KeJiGuan and Wenzhou Museum. Step out of Wenzhou with an excursion to Linkeng Ancient Village in Yongjia County--about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Nanxi River, delve into the distant past at Wenzhou Wuma Street Yunbo Shopping Site, take in the dramatic natural features at Jiangxin Island, and take in the dramatic scenery at Nanxijiang.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Wenzhou route planning app.

Traveling by car from Xiamen to Wenzhou takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Wenzhou

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Shanghai, China

— 4 nights

Pearl of the Orient

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Bund (Wai Tan) and Jade Buddha Temple. Do your shopping at Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road) and Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Centre. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Former French Concession, get a taste of the local shopping with Xintiandi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Longhua Temple, and take in panoramic vistas at Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Shanghai trip itinerary tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Wenzhou to Shanghai. In October, daytime highs in Shanghai are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Seoul.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

Seoul, South Korea

— 5 nights
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 cultural insight at Changdeokgung Palace and Insadong. Step out of Seoul to go to Suwon and see Hwaseong Fortress, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Namdaemun Market, take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park, don't miss a visit to Bukchon Hanok Village, and take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Seoul trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Shanghai to Seoul in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and subway; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Shanghai to Seoul is 1 hour. When traveling from Shanghai in October, plan for slightly colder days in Seoul, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Busan, South Korea

— 4 nights
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Beomeosa Temple and Busan Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Busan: Gyeongju (Tongiljeon, Gyeongju National Museum, &more). There's still lots to do: hunt for treasures at Jagalchi Market, take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, tour the pleasant surroundings at Haeundae Beach, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Busan trip builder website.

Traveling by train from Seoul to Busan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train; or drive. While traveling from Seoul, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Busan, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Taipei.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Taipei, Taiwan

— 5 nights

City of Azaleas

Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
Do your shopping at Taipei 101 and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street). Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Palace Museum and Chuang's House. Explore Taipei's surroundings by going to Ruifang (Japanese-style residential, Jinguashi Gold Ecological Park, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lungshan Temple, pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, buy something for everyone on your list at Q Square, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taipei Zoo.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Taipei trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Busan to Taipei takes 5.5 hours. The time zone changes from Korean Standard Time to Taipei Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Busan in October; daily highs in Taipei reach 32°C and lows reach 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Taichung.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Taichung, Taiwan

— 2 nights

Cultural City

Known its good weather, Taichung boasts an interesting set of cultural attractions, including many temples showing the development of religious architectural styles in the area and forming focal points for most tours of Taichung.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Chung Tai World Museum, then wander the streets of Rainbow Village Taichung, and then browse the different shops at Showtime Live Wenxin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): examine the collection at Great Mind Saxophone Gallery, then browse the range of quality goods at Sunshine Plaza Outlet, then look for gifts at Mark Taiwan, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Taroko Mall.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Taichung online attractions planner.

Take a train from Taipei to Taichung in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Taichung are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Tainan.

Things to do in Taichung

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tainan, Taiwan

— 2 nights

Phoenix City

The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), head outdoors with Ai He (Love River), then stop by The Pier-2 Art Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to The Dome of Light. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum and then browse the range of quality goods at Hayashi Department Store.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Tainan online journey planner.

You can take a train from Taichung to Tainan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Tainan sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trip