19 days in Asia Itinerary

19 days in Asia Itinerary

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Singapore, Singapore
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Pinnawala, Sri Lanka
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Maafushi Island, Maldives
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Mumbai, India
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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New Delhi, India
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Beijing, China
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Seoul, South Korea
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Tokyo, Japan
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Shanghai, China
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Hong Kong, China
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Singapore, Singapore — 1 night

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
You've now added Chinatown to your itinerary. On the 1st (Sun), enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer and then wander the streets of Chinatown.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Singapore day trip planning app.

Brisbane, Australia to Singapore is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Brisbane to Singapore due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in May, expect nights in Singapore to be warmer, around 30°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to fly to Kuala Lumpur.
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Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia — 1 night

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.
Pavilion KL has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Kwai Chai Hong, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and then browse the different shops at Pavilion KL.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur online road trip planner.

You can fly from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to fly to Ho Chi Minh City.
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Shopping · Historic Sites

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam — 1 night

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 4th (Wed), ponder the world of politics at Central Post Office, get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Ho Chi Minh City route planner.

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. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Ho Chi Minh City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Ho Chi Minh City are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Bangkok.
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Bangkok, Thailand — 1 night

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Explorenique. On the 5th (Thu), get a taste of local nightlife at Explorenique.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bangkok online tour itinerary maker.

Fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Bangkok in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 32°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pinnawala.
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Pinnawala, Sri Lanka — 1 night

The main attraction in Pinnawala is undoubtedly its elephant orphanage.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Knuckles Forest Reserve. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Knuckles Forest Reserve, then take in the exciting artwork at Pinnawala Handicrafts Emporium, and then stroll through Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Pinnawala day trip website.

Explore your travel options from Bangkok to Pinnawala with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Bangkok to Pinnawala. When traveling from Bangkok in May, plan for little chillier days in Pinnawala, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°C. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Maafushi Island.
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Maafushi Island, Maldives — 1 night

With plenty of things to do, Maafushi Island has a bustling, upbeat atmosphere and a holiday resort vibe.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get interesting insight from Tours.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Maafushi Island trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pinnawala to Maafushi Island. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Pinnawala to Maafushi Island due to the time zone difference. May in Maafushi Island sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 31°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Mumbai.
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Mumbai, India — 1 night

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and then don't miss a visit to Gateway of India.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mumbai visit planner.

You can fly from Maafushi Island to Mumbai in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Maafushi Island to Mumbai is 0.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the flight to Dubai.
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates — 1 night

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo as well as Spas. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dubai journey maker app.

You can fly from Mumbai to Dubai in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Mumbai to Dubai, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in May, you will find days in Dubai are a bit warmer (44°C), and nights are about the same (32°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to New Delhi.
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Spas · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

New Delhi, India — 1 night

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
On the 12th (Thu), make a trip to Qutub Minar, admire the striking features of Humayun's Tomb, then make a trip to India Gate, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our New Delhi trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Dubai to New Delhi in 6.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to New Delhi is 1.5 hours. In May in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 47°C during the day and 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Beijing.
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Historic Sites

Beijing, China — 1 night

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.
On the 14th (Sat), stroll through Mutianyu Great Wall.

To plan Beijing vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from New Delhi to Beijing in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to China Standard Time is 2.5 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Beijing hover around 33°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Seoul.
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Seoul, South Korea — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Changdeokgung Palace, steep yourself in history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, and then take some stellar pictures from N Seoul Tower.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Seoul driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Beijing to Seoul in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and subway; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Beijing to Seoul due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Beijing in May, expect nights in Seoul to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are slightly colder, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Tokyo.
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Tokyo, Japan — 1 night

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Meguro River, Chidorigafuchi and Tokyo Skytree. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Chidorigafuchi, explore the activities along Meguro River, appreciate the history behind Hachiko, admire the striking features of Tokyo Skytree, then don't miss a visit to Shibuya Crossing, and finally don't miss a visit to Tokyo Tower.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo driving holiday app.

You can fly from Seoul to Tokyo in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can fly to Shanghai.
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Shanghai, China — 1 night

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Three on the Bund. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): shop like a local with Three on the Bund, then make a trip to The Bund (Wai Tan), and then enjoy breathtaking views from Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu).

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Shanghai trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Tokyo to Shanghai by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Tokyo to Shanghai, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Hong Kong.
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Hong Kong, China — 1 night

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
On the 18th (Wed), get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Hong Kong planner.

You can fly from Shanghai to Hong Kong in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In May, Hong Kong is a bit warmer than Shanghai - with highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.
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Vietnam travel guide

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Gift & Specialty Shops · Spas · Landmarks
While most Southeast Asian countries have at least one booming metropolis, none seem to bustle nearly throughout like Vietnam does. While busy locals zoom about on motorbikes, visitors fill their Vietnam vacations with a mix of cultural sightseeing and exploring the landscape. Big cities and towns boast colonial architecture, open-air markets, outstanding spa complexes, and modern restaurants. The country also features over 3,200 km (2,000 mi) of coastline dotted with sandy bays that attract scuba divers and kitesurfers. Away from busy urban centers, a tour of Vietnam reveals a rural landscape of lush rice paddies, jagged mountain peaks, and timeless villages unspoiled by the outside world.
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Thailand travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops
Land of Smiles
Offering a rich culinary heritage, sun-kissed beaches, exotic culture, tropical climate, and stunning landscapes, a Thailand vacation remains one of the world's greatest magnets for curious travelers. In between the busy and crowded cities, the Asian nation features a quiet countryside: a blend of lush rice paddies, flourishing tropical forests, and tiny villages living according to an age-old agricultural clock that continues to play a major role in the locals' lifestyle. A tour of Thailand reveals a deep devotion to Buddhism, exemplified by eye-catching temples lavishly decorated with golden Buddha statues, simple shrines, and lively religious festivals celebrated throughout the country.
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Sri Lanka travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Nature & Parks
India's Teardrop
Shaped like a teardrop and located just below the southern tip of India, lush Sri Lanka boasts some of the greatest biodiversity in the world. Unless you time your Sri Lanka holiday for monsoon season, you can expect bright blue skies and plenty of sunshine, perfect for exploring tropical forests, historic temples, colonial forts, and many other buildings dating back to Dutch rule. Popular things to do in Sri Lanka include swimming, sailing, and surfing, though a growing number of visitors come here just to eat their way around the country. Greatly influenced by nearby India, the national cuisine also features many elements of European cooking--a result of the Dutch and Portuguese colonial years. Of course, a trip to Sri Lanka would not be complete without a cup of its world-famous Ceylon tea.
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Maldives travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Shark Diving
Maldives has come to be seen as a quintessential island holiday destination, with entire sand-circled islands owned by resorts, who manage each part of the island's environment to give it the look and feel of paradise. The clear waters surrounding the islands offer plentiful dive sites, rich in tropical fish and coral formations, with the smaller, less-populated islands surrounded by the richest marine environments, largely undisturbed by industry and tourism. Larger islands here offer an array of bars, restaurants, and clubs--their higher population means they also feature religious sites and markets selling local produce.
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