37 days in Asia Itinerary

37 days in Asia Itinerary

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Seoul, South Korea
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Tokyo, Japan
— 17 nights
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Taipei, Taiwan
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Manila, Philippines
— 5 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
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Seoul, South Korea

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Changgyeonggung Palace and Gwanghwamun Gate. Gyeongbokgung Palace and Seoul Arts Center will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Jogyesa Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Myeong-dong Cathedral, examine the collection at National Folk Museum of Korea, and admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Seoul trip maker website.

Bern, Switzerland to Seoul is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Korean Standard Time (KST), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Bern in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Seoul: highs are around 34°C and lows about 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Seoul

Find places to stay Jul 12 — 17:
Highlights from your trip
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
History Museum
Gyeongbokgung Palace
4.5
Changgyeonggung Palace ©
Historic Walking Area
Changgyeonggung Palace
4.5
Changdeokgung Palace ©
World heritage site
Changdeokgung Palace
4.5

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Tokyo, Japan

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.
Visit Kōtoku-in and Hokokuji Temple (Takedera Temple) for their historical value. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Waho-An NATURE Tokyo and Kawaguchiko Music Forest Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Tokyo: Isumi (Hiariura Beach, Taito Seaside Plant Community Land, &more), Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Jinja Shrine (in Fujiyoshida) and Yamanashi Prefectural Maglev Exhibition Center (in Tsuru). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at teamLab☆Planets, get engrossed in the history at Edo-Tokyo Museum, browse the exhibits of Kanda Myojin, and steep yourself in history at Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tokyo trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Seoul to Tokyo in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Tokyo are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Tokyo

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — Aug 4:
Highlights from your trip
Nezu Shrine ©
Historic Site
Nezu Shrine
4.4
Kencho-ji Temple
Historic Site
Kencho-ji Temple
4.5

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Taipei, Taiwan

City of Azaleas

Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
On the 5th (Thu), get interesting insight from YOLO Taiwan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lungshan Temple, and then take a stroll through Ximending. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, then get a taste of the local shopping with Eslite Bookstore - Xinyi, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Taipei travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Tokyo to Taipei in 6.5 hours. Traveling from Tokyo to Taipei, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Taipei can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Manila.

Things to do in Taipei

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 6:
Highlights from your trip
Taipei 101 ©
Shopping Mall
Taipei 101
3.6
Lungshan Temple ©
Religious Site
Lungshan Temple
4.3
Ximending
Neighborhood
Ximending
3.9

5
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Manila, Philippines

Pearl of the Orient

The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Art in Island and Fort Santiago. Get some historical perspective at San Agustin Church and San Sebastian Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Taguig City (The Fort, Heroes Cemetery, &more) and Redemptorist Church - National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help (in Paranaque). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Rizal Shrine, stop by Intramuros, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum Of Anthropology.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Manila trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Taipei to Manila by flight takes about 7 hours. In August, daytime highs in Manila are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Manila

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 6 — 11:
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San Sebastian Church ©
Architectural Building
San Sebastian Church
4.4
San Agustin Church ©
World heritage site
San Agustin Church
4.4
Fort Santiago ©
Historic Site
Fort Santiago
4.1

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Singapore, Singapore

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Battlebox and Chinatown. Step out of the city life by going to East Coast Park and MacRitchie Reservoir. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with City Scoot, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the interesting displays at The Intan, and buy something for everyone on your list at Clarke Quay.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Singapore trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Manila to Singapore by flight takes about 7.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Singapore can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Singapore

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 16:
Highlights from your trip
Battlebox ©
Must see
Battlebox
4.7
MacRitchie Nature Trail ©
Wildlife Area
MacRitchie Nature Trail
4.8

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