60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Asia visit planner

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Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights
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Osaka, Japan
— 4 nights
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Kyoto, Japan
— 2 nights
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Beijing, China
— 5 nights
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Shanghai, China
— 2 nights
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Hong Kong, China
— 4 nights
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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Bus to Noi Bai Airport, Fly to Tuan Chau Island Marina, Drive to Ha Long Bai Chay, Ferry to Halong Bay
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Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 2 nights
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Ferry to Ha Long Bai Chay, Fly to Danang, Bus to Hue
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Hue, Vietnam
— 3 nights
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Hoi An, Vietnam
— 5 nights
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 4 nights
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 3 nights
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Sukhothai, Thailand
— 3 nights
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Khao Yai National Park, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Drive to Suvarnabhumi Airport, Fly to Krabi Airport, Drive to Krabi Town
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Krabi Town, Thailand
— 4 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Tokyo, Japan

— 4 nights
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.
Take a break from Tokyo with a short trip to Tokyo DisneySea in Maihama, about 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, have some family-friendly fun at Owl Cafe Akiba Fukurou, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, and walk around Rikugien Garden.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tokyo trip maker site.

London, UK to Tokyo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from London to Tokyo due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in March, with highs in Tokyo at 17°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums · Spas

Side Trip

Osaka, Japan

— 4 nights
Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
Change things up with these side-trips from Osaka: Nara (Kofuku-ji Temple, Nara Park, &more). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan, examine the collection at Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Shinsaibashi-suji Shopping Street, and take a stroll through Minami (Namba).

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Osaka driving holiday planner.

Take a train from Tokyo to Osaka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. March in Osaka sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Kyoto.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks · Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Kyoto, Japan

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): admire the striking features of Jishu Shrine, steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then admire the landmark architecture of Kiyomizu-dera Temple Niomon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Nijo Castle, then make a trip to Gion, and then contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, refer to the Kyoto itinerary builder site.

Getting from Osaka to Kyoto by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Beijing, China

— 5 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.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, take an in-depth tour of Beijing Ancient Architecture Museum Xiannongtan Temple, examine the collection at The Palace Museum, and get in on the family fun at Olympic Park.

Plan trip to Beijing with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Kyoto to Beijing in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kyoto to Beijing due to the time zone 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Shanghai, China

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): make a trip to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), and then take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), then admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), then make a trip to Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally take some stellar pictures from Jin Mao Tower.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Shanghai visit planner.

Getting from Beijing to Shanghai by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Beijing in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in Shanghai. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Hong Kong, China

— 4 nights

Pearl of the Orient

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 12th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 13th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), head off the coast to Lantau island, make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline, and engage your brain at Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Hong Kong holiday builder website.

You can fly from Shanghai to Hong Kong in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In April, Hong Kong is somewhat warmer than Shanghai - with highs of 32°C and lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

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.
On the 16th (Sat), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), get outside with Outdoor Activities, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and steep yourself in history at Hoa Lo Prison.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanoi tour itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Hanoi in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Hong Kong Standard Time to Indochina Time is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Halong Bay, Vietnam

— 2 nights
Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Hạ Long Bay, then revel in the low prices at Ha Long Pearl, then Head underground at Sung Sot Cave, and finally Head underground at Tien Ong Cave.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Halong Bay route planner.

Do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry from Hanoi to Halong Bay in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hue.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Hue, Vietnam

— 3 nights
Nestled on the banks of the Perfume River, the city of Hue remains most famous as the former home of the Nguyen Dynasty, the influence of which remains evident in local palaces, temples, forts, and museums.
Spend the 22nd (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Imperial City, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the world behind art at Le Ba Dang Art Museum, and explore the activities along Perfume River.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hue day trip tool.

Getting from Halong Bay to Hue by combination of ferry, flight, and bus takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, car, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in April, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hoi An.

Things to do in Hue

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Hoi An, Vietnam

— 5 nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Hoi An side-trips: Da Nang (Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture & Marian Shrine of the Lady of Tra Kieu). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Hoi An Ancient Town, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and stop by Rubin Cloth Shop.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Hoi An trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Hue to Hoi An in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Hoi An

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · 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.
On the 1st (Sun), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Cu Chi Tunnels, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City day trip planning app.

Fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Hoi An in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ho Chi Minh City, with highs around 41°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Historic Sites

Chiang Mai, Thailand

— 3 nights

Rose of the North

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
When in Chiang Mai, make a side trip to see Maerim Elephant Sanctuary in Mae Rim, approximately Mae Rim away. Spend the 3rd (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phra Singh, take in panoramic vistas at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, and take in nature's colorful creations at Siam Rice Thai Cookery School.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Chiang Mai trip itinerary site.

Getting from Ho Chi Minh City to Chiang Mai by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 42°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sukhothai.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Wildlife · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Sukhothai, Thailand

— 3 nights

The rising of happiness

A trip to Sukhothai is a must for anyone interested in the origins of the Thai empire, which began in this city in the 13th century.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sukhothai: Phitsanulok (Phitsanulok Railway Station, Phra Buddha Chinnarat, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Sukhothai Historical Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Maha That, don't miss a visit to Wat Traphang Thong, and admire the striking features of Wat Si Chum.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sukhothai travel route planning site.

Drive from Chiang Mai to Sukhothai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. May in Sukhothai sees daily highs of 42°C and lows of 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Khao Yai National Park.

Things to do in Sukhothai

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Khao Yai National Park, Thailand

— 4 nights
The oldest national park in Thailand--and a World Heritage Site to boot--Khao Yai National Park impresses visitors with its waterfalls, mountainous terrain, and abundant monsoon forest.
Get out of town with these interesting Khao Yai National Park side-trips: Pak Chong (Khao Yai Art Museum & Palio Khao Yai). Spend the 9th (Mon) exploring nature at Khao Yai National Park. There's still lots to do: get outside with Khao Yai Bird Watching Day Trip by Thailand Bird Watching, admire the sheer force of Haew Narok Waterfall, don't miss a visit to Primo Piazza Khao Yai, and explore the fascinating underground world of Khao Luk Chang Bat Cave.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Khao Yai National Park tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Sukhothai to Khao Yai National Park by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In May, daytime highs in Khao Yai National Park are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Krabi Town.

Things to do in Khao Yai National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Krabi Town, Thailand

— 4 nights
Krabi Town takes you away from the bustle of coastal beach resorts in this region.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Krabi Town: Ao Phang Nga National Park (Phang Nga Bay. & James Bond Island). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Railay Beach, see some colorful creatures with Sea Gypsy Divers, take in the exciting artwork at Dao Art Gallery, and hunt for treasures at Karbi Walking Street.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Krabi Town road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Khao Yai National Park to Krabi Town. Traveling from Khao Yai National Park in May, expect Krabi Town to be a bit cooler, temps between 39°C and 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Krabi Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Singapore, Singapore

— 3 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Step out of Singapore with an excursion to Sentosa Boardwalk in Sentosa Island--about 32 minutes away. Pack the 19th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Singapore. The adventure continues: stroll through Gardens by the Bay, examine the collection at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, wander the streets of Chinatown, and take in nature's colorful creations at Singapore Botanic Gardens.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Singapore vacation planner.

Getting from Krabi Town to Singapore by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Krabi Town to Singapore due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Singapore are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jakarta.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Side Trip

Jakarta, Indonesia

— 3 nights

Big Durian

The capital and largest city of Indonesia, Jakarta offers the kind of cultural, historical, and natural stimulation expected from the most populous city in Southeast Asia.
Pack the 20th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Beautiful Indonesia in Miniature Park. There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at National Monument (MONAS), browse the different shops at Grand Indonesia Mall, examine the collection at National Museum, and admire the striking features of Gambir Train Station.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Jakarta trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Singapore to Jakarta by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Traveling from Singapore to Jakarta, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in May, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Jakarta

Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites