33 days in Bali, Brunei Darussalam & Japan Itinerary

33 days in Bali, Brunei Darussalam & Japan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ubud, Indonesia
— 6 nights
2
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 8 nights
3
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
— 3 nights
4
Kyoto, Japan
— 6 nights
5
Tokyo, Japan
— 7 nights

6
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
For shopping fun, head to Threads of Life or Wayan's Shop. Step out of the city life by going to Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary and Shark Diving. Step out of Ubud with an excursion to USS Liberty Shipwreck in Tulamben--about 2h 15 min away. The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Five Art Studio, browse the exhibits of Wayan Gama Painter Group and School, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirta Empul Temple, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ubud journey builder.

Seattle, USA to Ubud is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Indonesia Time is 16 hours. Traveling from Seattle in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ubud, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Seminyak.

Things to do in Ubud

Museums Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Shark Diving, USS Liberty Shipwreck, Tirta Empul Temple, White Sand Beach Yoga
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Shark Diving
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park

8
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

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.
Visit Kuta Beach - Bali and Seminyak Beach for some beach relaxation. Head to Makassi and Nyaman Galleryfor some retail therapy. Explore Seminyak's surroundings by going to Sanur (Pantai Sanur, Sindhu Market, &more), Nusa Dua Beach (in Nusa Dua) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Amed). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, revel in the low prices at Dashin 4 Fashion, view the masterpieces at Saya Gallery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tanah Lot Temple.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Seminyak road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ubud to Seminyak takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Seminyak can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Bandar Seri Begawan.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Denpasar, Kuta, Nusa Dua Beach, Padang Padang Beach, Tanah Lot Temple
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali
Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur

3
nights
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

Bandar Seri Begawan ©
The capital of the Sultanate of Brunei, Bandar Seri Begawan offers a variety of entertainment in a modern Islamic setting.
You'll get in some beach time at Pantai Seri Kenangan and Pantai Berakas. Take a break from the city and head to Serasa Beach and Tasek Merimbun Heritage Park. There's much more to do: browse the different shops at The Box Brunei, walk around Tasek Lama Recreational Park, contemplate the long history of Istana Nurul Iman, and stroll through Tanjung Batu Beach.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bandar Seri Begawan trip builder tool.

You can fly from Seminyak to Bandar Seri Begawan in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Seminyak in August, expect nights in Bandar Seri Begawan to be about the same, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Bandar Seri Begawan

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pantai Seri Kenangan, Serasa Beach
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Pantai Seri Kenangan ©
Pantai Seri Kenangan
Serasa Beach ©
Serasa Beach
Pantai Berakas ©
Pantai Berakas

6
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.
Visit Amore Beach and Suma Beach for some beach relaxation. Head to Dotombori District and Imperial Hotel Plaza Osakafor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kyoto: Naniwa Meibutsu Ichibirian Dotombori (in Dotombori), Minami (Namba) (in Namba) and Namba Walk (in Sennichimae). And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Nishiki Market Shopping District, steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple, explore the historical opulence of Nijo Castle, and take a stroll through Gion.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kyoto online tour planner.

You can fly from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kyoto in 12 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bandar Seri Begawan to Kyoto due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Tokyo.

Things to do in Kyoto

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Osaka, Kobe, Amore Beach, Todai-ji Temple
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Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District
Arashiyama ©
Arashiyama
Gion
Gion

7
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ginza and Art Jeunesse Akihabara. Get in touch with nature at Rental Kimono Sakura and Pola Museum of Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tokyo: Joinus Terrace Futamatagawa (in Yokohama), Shirosaki Beach (in Kamogawa) and Gotemba Premium Outlets (in Gotemba). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Odaiba District, view the masterpieces at TOKYO Samurai Kembu, shop like a local with Asakusa, and take an in-depth tour of Edo-Tokyo Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Tokyo tour itinerary tool.

You can take a train from Kyoto to Tokyo in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Tokyo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Joinus Terrace Futamatagawa, Shirosaki Beach, Pola Museum of Art, Gotemba Premium Outlets
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Ginza ©
Ginza
Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District
Akihabara ©
Akihabara

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