29 days in Asia Itinerary

29 days in Asia Itinerary

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29 days in Asia Itinerary

Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
Kannur, India
— 3 nights
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  8​h
2
Jaipur, India
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Agra, India
— 3 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  9​h 30​min
4
Bangkok, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
5
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h
6
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
7
Shanghai, China
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
Seoul, South Korea
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  6​h
9
Kyoto, Japan
— 1 night
train + Fly:  7​h 30​min
10
Beijing, China
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Cairo, Egypt

3
nights
Kannur, India

Kannur ©
A cultural capital on the state's relatively quiet northern coast, Kannur has long been associated with textile production and temple rituals, earning it the nickname, the "Land of Looms and Lores." Most Kannur itineraries will include observing theyyam rituals performed at the temples, where the traditions have origins dating back thousands of years.
Visit Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach and Azhikkal Beach for some beach relaxation. Do your shopping at G Mall and Capitol Mall. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Thottada Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sundareswara Temple, and stroll through Chal Beach Park.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kannur sightseeing tool .

Cairo, Egypt to Kannur is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to Kannur is 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Kannur

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Azhikode
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Thottada Beach ©
Thottada Beach
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach ©
Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach
Azhikkal Beach ©
Azhikkal Beach

2
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.
Let the collections at City Palace of Jaipur and Jantar Mantar - Jaipur capture your imagination. Shop till you drop at The Gem Palace and New Maharaja Gem Palace. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, stop by Royal Spices And Tea, and look for all kinds of wild species at EleSafari.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Jaipur road trip website .

Getting from Kannur to Jaipur by combination of train and flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in October, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Agra.

Things to do in Jaipur

#Shopping, #Museums, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 9:
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Amber Palace ©
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur
EleSafari ©
EleSafari

3
nights
Agra, India

Agra
Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Visit Agra Fort and Shah Burj for their historical value. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Warehouse of Gifts & Souvenirs and Marble Cottage. Change things up with a short trip to Keoladeo National Park in Bharatpur (about 1h 20 min away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Taj Mahal, stop by Unique Handicrafts, take in the exciting artwork at Subhash Emporium, and make a trip to Jahangir Mahal.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, read Agra trip maker app .

Getting from Jaipur to Agra by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Agra can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Agra

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

Keoladeo National Park
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 12:
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Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Keoladeo National Park ©
Keoladeo National Park

2
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.
Shop till you drop at Chatuchak Weekend Market and Rajawongse Clothier. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Pho, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, see the interesting displays at Jim Thompson House, and make a trip to Khao San Road.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bangkok travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Agra to Bangkok by combination of train and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Agra to Bangkok, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Agra in October, Bangkok is a bit warmer at night with lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Tours
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 15:
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Chatuchak Weekend Market ©
Chatuchak Weekend Market
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho

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 16th (Tue), explore the ancient world of Angkor Thom, then delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple, then explore the ancient world of Angkor Wat, and finally stop by Very Berry -Handmade in Cambodia. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Banteay Srei, then delve into the distant past at Preah Khan, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ta Prohm, and finally stop by Georges Rhum Tasting Experience.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap trip planner.

You can fly from Bangkok to Siem Reap in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In October in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Siem Reap

#Historic Sites, #Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 17:
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Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm

2
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak ©
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
You'll get in some beach time at Pantai Sanur and Kuta Beach - Bali. Get a sense of the local culture at Tanah Lot Temple and Nacivet Art Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seminyak: StrangeButCool (in Sanur) and Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary (in Ubud). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Makassi.

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Do a combination of flight and bus from Siem Reap to Seminyak in 7 hours. Traveling from Siem Reap to Seminyak, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in Seminyak, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Seminyak

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Sanur, Tanah Lot Temple, Kuta Beach - Bali, Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 20:
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), then get a taste of the local shopping with Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), and then make a trip to The Bund (Wai Tan). On the next day, take a stroll through Xintiandi, then take a stroll through Former French Concession, then enjoy breathtaking views from Jin Mao Tower, and finally stop by Super Brand Mall.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Shanghai travel planning site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Seminyak to Shanghai in 9.5 hours. In October, Shanghai is a bit cooler than Seminyak - with highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Shanghai

#Shopping, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods
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Former French Concession ©
Former French Concession
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Korea, then get a taste of the local shopping with Namdaemun Market, and then shop like a local with Myeongdong Shopping Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Cheonggyecheon Stream, appreciate the history behind Changdeokgung Palace, and then step into the grandiose world of Gyeongbokgung Palace.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Seoul road trip planning app .

You can fly from Shanghai to Seoul in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and subway; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and subway. The time zone changes from China Standard Time to Korea Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Shanghai in October, you will find days in Seoul are a bit cooler (22°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Seoul

#Historic Sites, #Shopping, #Parks
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 24:
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Cheonggyecheon Stream ©
Cheonggyecheon Stream

1
night
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 25th (Thu), examine the collection at Kyoto Museum of Traditional Crafts Fureaikan, then get great views at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and then wander the streets of Gion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Nijo-jo Castle, steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and then steep yourself in history at Sanjusangendo Temple.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kyoto tour builder site .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Seoul to Kyoto takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Seoul in October, expect nights in Kyoto to be a bit cooler, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Kyoto

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Palace Museum and Lama Temple (Yonghegong). Visit Mutianyu Great Wall and Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang) for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), see the interesting displays at National Museum Of China, admire the striking features of Gate of Heavenly Peace (Tian'an Men), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of Heaven.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Beijing trip planner .

Getting from Kyoto to Beijing by combination of train and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kyoto to Beijing due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kyoto in October; daily highs in Beijing reach 22°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Beijing

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 30:
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Mutianyu Great Wall ©
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

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