59 days in Asia Itinerary

59 days in Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul, South Korea
— 9 nights
2
Busan, South Korea
— 5 nights
3
Kyoto, Japan
— 7 nights
4
Tokyo, Japan
— 8 nights
5
Taipei, Taiwan
— 3 nights
6
Denpasar, Indonesia
— 6 nights
7
Singapore, Singapore
— 10 nights
8
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 5 nights
9
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 3 nights

9
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.
Do your shopping at Myeongdong Shopping Street and LINE Friends Flagship Store Myeongdong Station. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gyeongbokgung Palace and Changdeokgung Palace. Venture out of the city with trips to Icheon Termeden (in Icheon), Masian Beach (in Incheon) and Hwaseong Fortress (in Suwon). There's much more to do: shop like a local with Namdaemun Market, take some stellar pictures from N Seoul Tower, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Korea, and wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village.

To find out how to plan a trip to Seoul, use our trip itinerary maker.

Limassol City, Cyprus to Seoul is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Limassol City to Seoul is 7 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Seoul can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Icheon Termeden, Masian Beach, Hwaseong Fortress
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong
Bukchon Hanok Village ©
Bukchon Hanok Village

5
nights
Busan, South Korea

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Shop till you drop at Jagalchi Market and Shinsegae Gallery. Relax by the water at Haeundae Beach and Gwangalli Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Busan: Gyeongju (Cheomseongdae Observatory & Gyeongju National Museum). There's lots more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Shinsegae Dept. Store Centum City, look for gifts at Line Friends - Lotte Department Store, Gwangbok, ponder the design of Busan Station Plaza, and wander the streets of Gamcheon Culture Village.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Busan trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Busan

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Gyeongju
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Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

7
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.
Do your shopping at Dotombori District and Daimaru Museum Umeda. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kyoto: Suma Beach (in Kobe), Akashi (Matsue Swimming Beach & Amore Beach) and Nara (Todaiji Temple Cultural Center, Todai-ji Temple, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Nijo Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ryoanji Temple, visit Gion, and stop by Syugetsu Gion Honten.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kyoto online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Busan to Kyoto takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In July in Kyoto, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Osaka, Nara, Akashi, Himeji Castle, Asahiyaki
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

8
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 enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Moroiso Shores and Ushigeme Beach. Head to Ginza and Ikspiarifor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tokyo: Kōtoku-in (in Kamakura) and Shirasato Central Beach (in Oamishirasato). There's still lots to do: visit Odaiba District, admire the striking features of Imperial Palace, make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, and wander the streets of Asakusa.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Tokyo trip planner.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Kōtoku-in, Shirasato Central Beach, Ushigeme Beach, Moroiso Shores, Ikspiari
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Tokyo National Museum ©
Tokyo National Museum
Ginza ©
Ginza

3
nights
Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei ©
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.
Head to Taipei 101 and Wolf Tea Shopfor some retail therapy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) and Lungshan Temple. When in Taipei, make a side trip to see Neipi Beach in Su'ao, approximately Su'ao away. There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum and wander the streets of Ximending.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Taipei online attractions planner.

You can fly from Tokyo to Taipei in 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time (JST) to Taipei Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July, Taipei is a bit warmer than Tokyo - with highs of 40°C and lows of 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Denpasar.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), Neipi Beach
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Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101
Ximending
Ximending

6
nights
Denpasar, Indonesia

Denpasar ©
A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
Relax by the water at Kuta Beach - Bali and Cemara Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tanah Lot Temple and Reservoart. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Denpasar: Ubud (Wayan's Shop & Five Art Studio). There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the galleries of Nyaman Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saraswati Temple, and admire the masterpieces at Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Denpasar trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Taipei to Denpasar takes 9.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Taipei in August; daily highs in Denpasar reach 34°C and lows reach 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Denpasar

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Seminyak, Ubud, Tanah Lot Temple, Kuta Beach - Bali
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Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali
Spas

10
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Do your shopping at Orchard Road and Raffles Hotel Arcade. Visit Tanjong Beach and Lazarus Island for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Little India, examine the collection at National Museum of Singapore, take in the spiritual surroundings of Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and browse the different shops at Clarke Quay.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Singapore trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Denpasar to Singapore in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Singapore are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
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Gardens by the Bay ©
Gardens by the Bay
Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Little India ©
Little India

5
nights
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur ©
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Batu Caves and Petaling Street Heritage House. Do your shopping at BB Park Bukit Bintang and Kia Klemenz Gifts & Souvenirs. Explore Kuala Lumpur's surroundings by going to Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque (in Shah Alam) and Sky Mirror (in Kuala Selangor). There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, take a stroll through KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur tour planner.

Traveling by car from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. August in Kuala Lumpur sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Indian Rojak & Cendol, Batu Caves, Petaling Street Heritage House, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, Sky Mirror
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Central Market Kuala Lumpur ©
Central Market Kuala Lumpur
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia ©
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

3
nights
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.
Head to Ben Thanh Market and Lucy Hennafor some retail therapy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at War Remnants Museum and Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Cu Chi Tunnels, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the exciting artwork at Couleurs by Rehahn Fine Art Photography - Dong Khoi, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ho Chi Minh City trip maker website.

You can 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 difference moving from Malaysia Time to Indochina Time is minus 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Ho Chi Minh City can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 27:
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Kayaking & Canoeing
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

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