15 days in China, Japan & Singapore Itinerary

15 days in China, Japan & Singapore Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo, Japan
— 2 nights
2
Osaka, Japan
— 2 nights
3
Beijing, China
— 2 nights
4
Shanghai, China
— 2 nights
5
Hong Kong, China
— 1 night
6
Macau, China
— 1 night
7
Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights


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2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): stop by Odaiba District, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, and then stop by Wa Space. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Senso-ji Temple, make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, thentake in panoramic vistas at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and finally admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tokyo trip planner.

Birmingham, USA to Tokyo is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Japan Standard Time, which is usually a 15 hour difference. In July, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): deepen your understanding at Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution and then find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanjusangendo Temple, contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and then take a stroll through Dotombori District.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Osaka vacation maker.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Osaka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Kyoto, Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Sanjusangendo Temple ©
Sanjusangendo Temple

2
nights
Beijing, China

Beijing
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Bell and Drum Towers and then see Mutianyu Great Wall. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Lama Temple (Yonghegong), stroll around Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan), thenget engrossed in the history at The Palace Museum, and finally get great views at Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Beijing itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Osaka to Beijing takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Osaka to Beijing, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum
Lama Temple (Yonghegong) ©
Lama Temple (Yonghegong)

2
nights
Shanghai, China

Shanghai ©
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 13th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), go for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan), enjoy breathtaking views from Shanghai World Financial Center, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally admire the striking features of 1933 Old Millfun. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), thenadmire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), thenadmire the landmark architecture of Jade Buddha Temple, and finally wander the streets of Maoming Road.

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You can fly from Beijing to Shanghai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Beijing in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Shanghai, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

1
night
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
On the 15th (Wed), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ocean Park and then take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Hong Kong driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Shanghai to Hong Kong in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can take a combination of to Macau.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

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 16th (Thu), get lost in a book at Patane Library, don't miss a visit to Ruins of St. Paul's, thensee the interesting displays at Macao Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kun Iam Temple.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Macau online trip builder.

You can do a combination of from Hong Kong to Macau in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Singapore.

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
Kun Iam Temple ©
Kun Iam Temple

3
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
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 17th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, thenpause for some photo ops at Merlion Park, and then meet the residents at Singapore Zoo. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Chinatown, thenstroll around Singapore Botanic Gardens, and then don't miss a visit to Singapore Flyer.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Singapore trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Macau to Singapore by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive. July in Singapore sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. You will leave for home on the 19th (Sun).

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods
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Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo
Singapore Flyer ©
Singapore Flyer
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens

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