20 days in Asia Itinerary

20 days in Asia Itinerary

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Kyoto, Japan
— 3 nights
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Seoul, South Korea
— 2 nights
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Shanghai, China
— 3 nights
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Denpasar, Indonesia
— 3 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
— 2 nights
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Patong, Thailand
— 2 nights
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 3 nights

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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.
Kyoto is known for historic sites, shopping, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Arashiyama, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kyoto road trip planning tool.

Washington DC, USA to Kyoto is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 14 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Washington DC in October since evenings lows in Kyoto dip to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 23:
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Neighborhood
Arashiyama
4.3
Neighborhood
Gion
4.1

2
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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.
On the 24th (Sat), make a trip to N Seoul Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace, and then take a stroll through Insadong. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park, then wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, and then get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Seoul trip builder site.

Fly from Kyoto to Seoul in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. While traveling from Kyoto, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Seoul, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Seoul

Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
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Neighborhood
Insadong
4.1
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Neighborhood
Bukchon Hanok Village
4.1
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World heritage site
Changdeokgung Palace
4.5

3
nights
Shanghai, China

Shanghai ©

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.
On the 26th (Mon), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get to know the fascinating history of The Bund (Wai Tan), enjoy breathtaking views from Shanghai World Financial Center, then enjoy breathtaking views from Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally visit Maoming Road. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Xintiandi, then pause for some photo ops at Jade Buddha Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Zhujiajiao Ancient Town.

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You can fly from Seoul to Shanghai in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Korean Standard Time (KST) to China Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Seoul in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Shanghai, with highs around 75°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 62°F. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Denpasar.

Things to do in Shanghai

Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:
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Scenic Walking Area
The Bund (Wai Tan)
4.7
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Neighborhood
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town
4.0
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Spa
Spas
4.2

3
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Denpasar, Indonesia

A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
Explore Denpasar's surroundings by going to Kuta Beach - Bali (in Kuta), Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary (in Ubud) and Jimbaran Bay (in Jimbaran). Next up on the itinerary: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, enjoy the sand and surf at Pantai Sanur, and stroll through Karang Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Denpasar trip maker app.

Fly from Shanghai to Denpasar in 10 hours. Traveling from Shanghai in October, expect Denpasar to be somewhat warmer, temps between 88°F and 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Denpasar

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Spas

Side Trips

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Must see
Spas
4.1
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Beach
Pantai Sanur
3.0

2
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Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
On the 1st (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens, then wander the streets of Chinatown, and then don't miss a visit to Singapore Flyer. On the next day, appreciate the history behind Merlion Park, step off the mainland to explore Southernmost point of Asia, and then stroll through Gardens by the Bay.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Singapore trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Denpasar to Singapore takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In October, daily temperatures in Singapore can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 2:
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Neighborhood
Chinatown
3.9

2
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Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
On the 3rd (Tue), cast your line with Real Info Phuket, then kick back and relax at Karon Beach, then kick back and relax at Patong Beach, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Banana Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Patong travel route app.

Fly from Singapore to Patong in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Patong due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Patong can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. On the 4th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dubai.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Banana Beach
4.7
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Spa
Spas
4.2
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Beach
Patong Beach
2.0

3
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©

City of Gold

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for shopping, theme parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Burj Khalifa, cool off at Wild Wadi Waterpark, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and browse the different shops at The Dubai Mall.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Dubai journey planner.

You can fly from Patong to Dubai in 11 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Patong to Dubai is minus 3 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Dubai can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Shopping · Theme Parks · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Burj Khalifa
4.5
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Shopping Mall
The Dubai Mall
4.6

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