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: wander the streets of Arashiyama, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanjusangendo Temple, take in the pleasant sights at Gion, and steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kyoto holiday planning site.

Washington DC, USA to Kyoto is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from Washington DC to Kyoto. Traveling from Washington DC in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kyoto, with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 26:
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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Namsan Park, admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, and then stop by Insadong. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take a stroll through Bukchon Hanok Village, and then get great views at N Seoul Tower.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Seoul online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Kyoto to Seoul in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Kyoto in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Seoul: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 65°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Seoul

Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Jade Buddha Temple, stop by Maoming Road, get to know the fascinating history of Former French Concession, then take a stroll through Xintiandi, and finally take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): examine the collection at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) and then take a stroll through Zhujiajiao Ancient Town.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Shanghai trip itinerary planner.

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. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seoul to Shanghai due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Seoul in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Shanghai: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 62°F at night. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Denpasar.

Things to do in Shanghai

Find places to stay Oct 28 — 31:
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Scenic Walking Area
The Bund (Wai Tan)
4.7
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Neighborhood
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town
4.0

3
nights
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 Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary (in Ubud), Jimbaran Bay (in Jimbaran) and Kuta Beach - Bali (in Kuta). There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, enjoy the sand and surf at Karang Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Pantai Sanur.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Denpasar road trip app.

Getting from Shanghai to Denpasar by flight takes about 10 hours. In October, Denpasar is somewhat warmer than Shanghai - with highs of 88°F and lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Denpasar

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 3:
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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Gardens by the Bay, take a stroll through Chinatown, and then see the interesting displays at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Little India, admire the natural beauty at Singapore Botanic Gardens, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Singapore Flyer.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Singapore sightseeing planning site.

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. November in Singapore sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 77°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Patong.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 5:
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Neighborhood
Chinatown
3.9
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Neighborhood
Little India
2.7

2
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Patong, Thailand

Patong ©
Take advantage of nighttime entertainment and daytime relaxation on a Patong vacation.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): see what you can catch with Real Info Phuket, 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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): stroll through Banana Beach.

To find maps and tourist information, read Patong road trip planner.

You can fly from Singapore to Patong in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Patong is minus 1 hour. In November, daily temperatures in Patong can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dubai.

Things to do in Patong

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
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Beach
Patong Beach
2.0
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Spa
Spas
4.2
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Beach
Karon Beach
4.2

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: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and cool off at Wild Wadi Waterpark.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Dubai trip planner.

You can fly from Patong to Dubai in 11 hours. Traveling from Patong to Dubai, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 10:
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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