60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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Start: Ottawa, Canada
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Tokyo, Japan
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Kyoto, Japan
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  6 h 15 min
3
Seoul, South Korea
— 4 nights
+4
Train + Foot + Fly + Foot + Subway:  5 h 15 min
4
Beijing, China
— 3 nights
+2
Subway + Foot + Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Shanghai, China
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
6
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
7
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly + Subway:  5 h 45 min
8
Singapore, Singapore
— 4 nights
+2
Subway + Fly + Taxi:  7 h 30 min
9
Thekkady, India
— 4 nights
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 30 min
10
Jaipur, India
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
11
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  5 h
12
Agra, India
— 4 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  5 h
13
Leh, India
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
14
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 7 nights
Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Ottawa, Canada

4
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.
Take a break from Tokyo with a short trip to The Hakone Open-Air Museum in Hakone-machi, about 1h 40 min away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, and get a sense of history and politics at Imperial Palace.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tokyo trip planner.

Ottawa, Canada to Tokyo is an approximately 18- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Ottawa to Tokyo, you'll lose 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Ottawa in October, with highs in Tokyo at 26°C and lows at 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can catch the train to Kyoto.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Hakone Open-Air Museum
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 23:
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Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

5
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.
Step out of Kyoto to go to Osaka and see Universal Studios Japan, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, don't miss a visit to Kiyomizu-dera Temple, wander the streets of Gion, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanjusangendo Temple.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kyoto, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Tokyo to Kyoto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October in Kyoto, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Theme Parks

Side Trip

Osaka
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

4
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.
Take a break from Seoul with a short trip to DMZ Haemaru Village in Paju, about 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace, contemplate the long history of Deoksugung, walk around Namsan Park, and wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Seoul trip maker site.

Getting from Kyoto to Seoul by combination of flight and train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. When traveling from Kyoto in October, plan for slightly colder days in Seoul, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

DMZ Haemaru Village
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower

3
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.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, get a sense of history and politics at Temple of Heaven, take some stellar pictures from Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), and get engrossed in the history at Lama Temple (Yonghegong).

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Beijing travel route planner.

Getting from Seoul to Beijing by combination of train, flight, and subway takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seoul to Beijing. Expect little chillier evenings in Beijing when traveling from Seoul in November, with lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Lama Temple (Yonghegong) ©
Lama Temple (Yonghegong)
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)

3
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.
Shanghai is known for shopping, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), buy something for everyone on your list at South Bund Soft Spinning Material Market, take in nature's colorful creations at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), and examine the collection at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan).

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Shanghai trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Beijing to Shanghai takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Beijing in November: highs in Shanghai hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)

2
nights
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
On the 8th (Tue), explore the ancient world of Bayon Temple, steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, and then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Banteay Srei, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, and then don't miss a visit to Pub Street.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Siem Reap trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Shanghai to Siem Reap by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Shanghai to Siem Reap is minus 1 hour. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Shanghai in November, with highs in Siem Reap at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Angkor Thom ©
Angkor Thom

3
nights
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Bangkok is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at The Grand Palace, meet the residents at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, and buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bangkok trip planner.

Getting from Siem Reap to Bangkok by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Bangkok can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Bangkok

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Raja's Fashions ©
Raja's Fashions
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

4
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Step out of Singapore to go to Sentosa Island and see Universal Studios Singapore, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Gardens by the Bay, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Singapore Zoo, take a stroll through Chinatown, and walk around Singapore Botanic Gardens.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Singapore day trip planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Bangkok to Singapore in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Singapore is 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in Singapore are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Universal Studios Singapore
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Gardens by the Bay ©
Gardens by the Bay
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo

4
nights
Thekkady, India

Thekkady ©
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Thekkady is known for wildlife, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Periyar Tiger Reserve, admire the engineering at Mullaperiyar Dam, relax in the rural setting at Spice Cloud, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mangala Devi Temple.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Thekkady online vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of subway, flight, and taxi from Singapore to Thekkady takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to India Standard Time, which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Thekkady Rose Park ©
Thekkady Rose Park
Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum ©
Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum

4
nights
Jaipur, India

Jaipur ©
Known as the "Pink City" because of the color of the stone used for many of its notable structures, Jaipur draws visitors with its chaotic street life and a slew of colorful bazaars selling everything from handmade pottery to tie-dye scarves.
Go for a jaunt from Jaipur to New Delhi to see Yoga Tours By India about 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, see Off-Road Tours, stop by The Gem Palace, and admire the striking features of Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Jaipur trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Thekkady to Jaipur in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. In November in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Jaipur

Tours Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Yoga Tours By India
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur ©
Jantar Mantar - Jaipur

3
nights
Kathmandu, Nepal

Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
Kathmandu is known for historic sites, spas, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: push the limits with an extreme tour, admire the natural beauty at Garden of Dreams, take in the spiritual surroundings of Boudhanath Stupa, and head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kathmandu trip planner.

You can fly from Jaipur to Kathmandu in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Nepal Time, which is usually a 0.2 hour difference. Traveling from Jaipur in November, expect Kathmandu to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Walking tours
Climbing Tours

4
nights
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Agra is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Taj Mahal, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, take in the history at Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity, and don't miss a visit to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Agra trip itinerary planning site.

Do a combination of flight and train from Kathmandu to Agra in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.2 hours traveling from Kathmandu to Agra. Traveling from Kathmandu in November, expect Agra to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Leh.

Things to do in Agra

Tours Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 4:
Highlights from your plan
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

5
nights
Leh, India

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Take a break from Leh with a short trip to Hemis Monastery in Hemis, about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Basgo gompa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Samstanling Monastery, examine the collection at Stok Palace Museum, and relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Leh trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Agra to Leh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Dubai.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Hemis Monastery
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Basgo gompa ©
Basgo gompa
Photography Tours

7
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dubai: Abu Dhabi (Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, &more). There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Burj Khalifa, contemplate the waterfront views at Dubai Creek, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jumeirah Mosque, and browse the different shops at The Dubai Mall.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubai online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Leh to Dubai takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Leh to Dubai, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in Dubai can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Abu Dhabi
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall

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