25 days in Asia Itinerary

25 days in Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lima, Peru
Fly + Train:  22 h 45 min
1
Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Kyoto, Japan
— 2 nights
Train:  30 min
3
Osaka, Japan
— 2 nights
+3
Train + Fly + Foot + Train:  5 h 30 min
4
Seoul, South Korea
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  4 h 45 min
5
Shanghai, China
— 2 nights
Fly + Subway:  5 h
6
Taipei, Taiwan
— 1 night
+3
Train + Foot + Fly + Taxi:  4 h 30 min
7
Macau, China
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Foshan, China
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
9
Hong Kong, China
— 3 nights
Fly + Subway:  7 h
10
Singapore, Singapore
— 6 nights
Subway + Fly:  28 h
End: Lima, Peru


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3
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.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, ponder the world of politics at Imperial Palace, get your game on at Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou, and go all around town with City Tours.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tokyo trip planner.

Lima, Peru to Tokyo is an approximately 23- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from Lima to Tokyo. In March, Tokyo is cooler than Lima - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Tours
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Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

2
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.
On the 27th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanjusangendo Temple, steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and then contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Nishiki Market Shopping District, then explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kyoto route planning website.

Take a train from Tokyo to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Kyoto are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Shopping
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

2
nights
Osaka, Japan

Osaka ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Osaka Castle, then examine the collection at Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Nara Park. Keep things going the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Dotombori District and then find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Osaka trip itinerary maker website.

Osaka is very close to Kyoto. March in Osaka sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nara Park
Find places to stay Mar 28 — 30:
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): steep yourself in history at Jongmyo Shrine, admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, and then take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from N Seoul Tower, take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park, then stop by Insadong, and finally get your game on at INT Studio.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Seoul online visit planner.

Getting from Osaka to Seoul by combination of train and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Traveling from Osaka in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Seoul, with lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 30 — Apr 1:
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

2
nights
Shanghai, China

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. On your second day here, make a trip to The Bund (Wai Tan), take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center, take in panoramic vistas at Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), then admire the landmark architecture of Jin Mao Tower, and finally take a stroll through Xintiandi.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Shanghai day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Seoul to Shanghai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of subway, ferry, and train. Traveling from Seoul to Shanghai, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Seoul in April, with highs in Shanghai at 25°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Shanghai

Tours Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): appreciate the history behind National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, then look for gifts at Jingshishuxuan, then don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lungshan Temple.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Taipei tour planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Shanghai to Taipei takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train, bus, ferry, car, and subway. Traveling from Shanghai in April, expect Taipei to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Macau.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 4:
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Lungshan Temple ©
Lungshan Temple

1
night
Macau, China

Macau ©
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.
On the 5th (Tue), make a trip to Ruins of St. Paul's, then examine the collection at Macao Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kun Iam Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at A-Ma Temple (Ma Kok Miu).

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

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and taxi from Taipei to Macau takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Foshan.

Things to do in Macau

Historic Sites Museums
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Ruins of St. Paul's ©
Ruins of St. Paul's
Macao Museum ©
Macao Museum
A-Ma Temple (Ma Kok Miu) ©
A-Ma Temple (Ma Kok Miu)

1
night
Foshan, China

Foshan ©
While often overlooked by foreign tourists, the heavily industrialized city of Foshan, part of the Pearl River Delta Economic Zone, has plenty to offer in terms of cultural attractions.
On the 6th (Wed), buy something for everyone on your list at NOVA, then don't miss a visit to Louvre International Furniture Art Expo Center, and then stroll around Flowers' World of Shunde.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Foshan trip builder.

You can drive from Macau to Foshan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. April in Foshan sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Foshan

Parks Shopping
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Flowers' World of Shunde ©
Flowers' World of Shunde

3
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the waterfront at Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Foshan to Hong Kong takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. In April in Hong Kong, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 9:
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Lantau island ©
Lantau island
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

6
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Change things up with a short trip to S.E.A. Aquarium in Sentosa Island (about 34 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Singapore Botanic Gardens, take a stroll through Chinatown, see the interesting displays at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Singapore road trip planning tool.

Do a combination of flight and subway from Hong Kong to Singapore in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Hong Kong in April: high temperatures in Singapore hover around 39°C and lows are around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

Sentosa Island
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo
Singapore Flyer ©
Singapore Flyer

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