31 days in Asia Itinerary

31 days in Asia Itinerary

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Start: Atlanta, United States
Fly:  20 h
1
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
3
Agra, India
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Jaipur, India
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
5
Thekkady, India
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
6
Singapore, Singapore
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
7
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
8
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
9
Shanghai, China
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
10
Seoul, South Korea
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
11
Kyoto, Japan
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  20 h
End: Atlanta, United States

2
nights
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi ©
Take a trip to Abu Dhabi to discover a modern metropolis built on a strip of land jutting out into the Persian Gulf.
Abu Dhabi is known for historic sites, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, get in on the family fun at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, contemplate the long history of Heritage Village, and go for a walk through The Corniche.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Abu Dhabi trip itinerary planning app.

Atlanta, USA to Abu Dhabi is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. When traveling from Atlanta in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Abu Dhabi, with highs around 78°F, while nights are much hotter with lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dubai.

Things to do in Abu Dhabi

Theme Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
The Corniche ©
The Corniche

3
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai ©
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Dubai is known for shopping, theme parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Burj Khalifa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jumeirah Mosque, stop by Dubai Gold Souk, and cool off at Wild Wadi Waterpark.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubai online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Abu Dhabi to Dubai takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Dubai are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Agra.

Things to do in Dubai

Theme Parks Shopping Museums
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Burj Khalifa ©
Burj Khalifa
The Dubai Mall ©
The Dubai Mall
Al Fahidi Fort ©
Al Fahidi Fort

2
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, take a memorable excursion with Day Trips, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bageshwarnath Temple, and make a trip to Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Agra online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Dubai to Agra takes 9 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Dubai to Agra. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in December; daily highs in Agra reach 74°F and lows reach 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Jaipur.

Things to do in Agra

Historic Sites Tours Shopping
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Taj Mahal
Taj Mahal
Agra Fort
Agra Fort
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah ©
Tomb of Itimad-ud-Daulah

3
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.
Jaipur is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Amber Palace, look for all kinds of wild species at Amer Jeep Safari, look and learn at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, and hit the road with Make Bike Trip.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Jaipur trip planner.

Getting from Agra to Jaipur by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December in Jaipur, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Thekkady.

Things to do in Jaipur

Wildlife Parks Tours
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EleSafari ©
EleSafari
Amber Palace
Amber Palace
City Palace of Jaipur ©
City Palace of Jaipur

2
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, relax in the rural setting at Spice Cloud, see the interesting displays at Angadipetty -Kerala Ayurveda Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mangala Devi Temple.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Thekkady travel app.

You can fly from Jaipur to Thekkady in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks Fun & Games Wildlife
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Periyar Tiger Reserve ©
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation ©
Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation
Thekkady Rose Park ©
Thekkady Rose Park

2
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Singapore ©
A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Singapore is known for parks, shopping, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: meet the residents at Singapore Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Gardens by the Bay, see the interesting displays at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Merlion Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Singapore trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Thekkady to Singapore takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 2.5 hours traveling from Thekkady to Singapore due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in Singapore are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Singapore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods
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Gardens by the Bay ©
Gardens by the Bay
Singapore Zoo ©
Singapore Zoo
Singapore Botanic Gardens ©
Singapore Botanic Gardens

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.
Step out of Bangkok with an excursion to Wat Maha That in Ayutthaya--about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of The Grand Palace, observe the fascinating underwater world at SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World, buy something for everyone on your list at Siam Paragon, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bangkok driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by flight from Singapore to Bangkok takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Indochina Time is minus 1 hour. In December, daily temperatures in Bangkok can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Wat Maha That
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The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Banteay Srei, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ta Prohm, and then delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Pub Street, thencontemplate the long history of Angkor Thom, and then delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Siem Reap trip builder app.

Fly from Bangkok to Siem Reap in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Siem Reap, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Angkor Thom ©
Angkor Thom

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): examine the collection at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), thendon't miss a visit to Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), thentake in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center, and finally admire the striking features of Jade Buddha Temple. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), go for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan), and then take in nature's colorful creations at Yu Garden (Yuyuan).

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Shanghai trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Siem Reap to Shanghai in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Siem Reap to Shanghai, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Siem Reap in December: high temperatures in Shanghai hover around 52°F and lows are around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums Parks Shopping
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Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai World Financial Center ©
Shanghai World Financial Center

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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.
When in Seoul, make a side trip to see Hwaseong Fortress in Suwon, approximately Suwon away. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, take a stroll through Bukchon Hanok Village, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Cheonggyecheon Stream.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Seoul trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Seoul takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and subway; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Shanghai to Seoul. Traveling from Shanghai in December, things will get little chillier in Seoul: highs are around 38°F and lows about 24°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hwaseong Fortress
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Namsan Park ©
Namsan Park
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Gion, thenmake a trip to Nijo Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kyoto day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seoul to Kyoto takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Seoul in December; daily highs in Kyoto reach 52°F and lows reach 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Gion
Gion

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