60 days in Asia Itinerary

60 days in Asia Itinerary

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Fly
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Tokyo, Japan
— 5 nights
Drive
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Takayama, Japan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kyoto, Japan
— 5 nights
Train
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Osaka, Japan
— 2 nights
Train
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Hiroshima, Japan
— 2 nights
Fly
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Seoul, South Korea
— 4 nights
Fly
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Beijing, China
— 5 nights
Fly to Francisco B. Reyes Airport, Drive to Culion
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Culion, Philippines
— 3 nights
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Drive to Francisco B. Reyes Airport, Fly to Puerto Princesa Airport, Drive to Narra
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Narra, Philippines
— 1 night
Drive
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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
— 2 nights
Drive
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Linapacan, Philippines
— 1 night
Drive to El Nido Airport, Fly to Singapore Changi Airport
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Singapore, Singapore
— 2 nights
Fly
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly
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Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
Drive
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Da Nang, Vietnam
— 2 nights
Fly
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Hanoi, Vietnam
— 3 nights
Bus
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Halong Bay, Vietnam
— 1 day
Drive to Ha Long Bai Chay Bus Station, Bus to Sapa
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Sapa, Vietnam
— 1 night
Bus to Noi Bai International, Fly to Delhi
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New Delhi, India
— 3 nights
Drive
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Agra, India
— Few hours
Fly
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Thimphu, Bhutan
— 1 day
Drive
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Paro, Bhutan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bumthang, Bhutan
— Few hours
Drive to Paro Airport, Fly to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
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5
nights
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.
Odaiba District and Akihabara are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Ginza, make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, and admire the masterpieces at Tokyo National Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Tokyo trip planner.

Valletta, Malta to Tokyo is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is 8 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Takayama.

Things to do in Tokyo

Find places to stay Jun 22 — 28:
Highlights from your trip
Edo-Tokyo Museum ©
History Museum
Edo-Tokyo Museum
4.4
Odaiba District ©
Neighborhood
Odaiba District
4.2

2
nights
Takayama, Japan

Hidden high up in the Japanese Alps, Takayama remained largely cut off from the rest of Japan for centuries, allowing the local culture to grow in relative isolation.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): examine the collection at Takayama Festival Floats Exhibition Hall, see the interesting displays at Hirata Folk Art Museum (Hirata Kinen-kan), stop by Sanmachi Suji, then admire the striking features of Takayama Jinya, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Hida Takayama Teddy Bear Eco Village, learn more about the world around you at Hida Minzoka Mura Folk Village (Hida no Sato), then explore the world behind art at Hida Takayama Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at Takayama Showa Museum, and finally make a trip to The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go Gassho Style Houses.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Takayama travel planner.

Getting from Tokyo to Takayama by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Takayama are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Kyoto.

Things to do in Takayama

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:
Highlights from your trip
Takayama Jinya ©
Architectural Building
Takayama Jinya
4.1

5
nights
Kyoto, Japan

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.
Get outdoors at Kyoto Round Trip Trail, Kitayama Course East Route and Fuuka-Kimono. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Arashiyama and Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ryoanji Temple, browse for treasures at Kyoto Kimono Rental Sakura, and wander the streets of Gion.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kyoto trip planner.

Traveling by car from Takayama to Kyoto takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kyoto can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Osaka.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 5:
Highlights from your trip
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Historic Site
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
4.4
Nijo Castle ©
World heritage site
Nijo Castle
4.3

2
nights
Osaka, Japan

Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
On the 5th (Mon), take a stroll through Dotombori District and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, and then take a stroll through Shinsaibashi-suji Shopping Street.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Osaka trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kyoto to Osaka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
Osaka Castle ©
Castle
Osaka Castle
4.0
Dotombori District ©
Neighborhood
Dotombori District
4.0

2
nights
Hiroshima, Japan

City of Peace

Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Itsukushima Shrine and Atomic Bomb Dome. Venture out of the city with trips to Hatsukaichi (Mikasahama Beach, Itsukushima Shrine Torii, &more). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima, explore the historical opulence of Hiroshima Castle, get engrossed in the history at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and have fun at SHA-RAKU Archery Experience.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Hiroshima sightseeing planning website.

Traveling by train from Osaka to Hiroshima takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, daytime highs in Hiroshima are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 9:
Highlights from your trip
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima ©
World heritage site
Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima
4.7
Itsukushima Shrine ©
World heritage site
Itsukushima Shrine
4.7

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nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Cheonggyecheon Stream and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Get a sense of the local culture at Bukchon Hanok Village and Insadong. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take in nature's colorful creations at Changdeokgung Palace, walk around Namsan Park, and get great views at N Seoul Tower.

Before you visit Seoul, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Hiroshima to Seoul in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. July in Seoul sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
History Museum
Gyeongbokgung Palace
4.5
Changdeokgung Palace ©
World heritage site
Changdeokgung Palace
4.5
Insadong ©
Neighborhood
Insadong
4.1

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nights
Beijing, China

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Mutianyu Great Wall and Summer Palace (Yiheyuan). Spend the 15th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The Palace Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Bell and Drum Towers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Temple of Heaven, and see the interesting displays at National Museum Of China.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Beijing trip site.

Getting from Seoul to Beijing by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of subway, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seoul to Beijing due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Culion.

Things to do in Beijing

Find places to stay Jul 13 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Mutianyu Great Wall
Must see
Mutianyu Great Wall
4.8
The Palace Museum ©
World heritage site
The Palace Museum
4.4
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
World heritage site
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
4.6

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nights
Culion, Philippines

Culion is a third class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines, consisting primarily of Culion Island as well as 41 minor surrounding islands. Get a sense of the local culture at Culion Museum and Archives and Immaculate Conception Church. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Ditaytayan Island.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Culion trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Beijing to Culion. You'll set off for Narra on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Culion

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 22:
Highlights from your trip
Culion Museum and Archives ©
Specialty Museum
Culion Museum and Archives
4.6

1
night
Narra, Philippines

Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Estrella Falls.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Narra trip itinerary maker app.

Explore your travel options from Culion to Narra with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Puerto Princesa.

Things to do in Narra

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 23:
Highlights from your trip
Estrella Falls ©
Waterfall
Estrella Falls
3.4

2
nights
Puerto Princesa, Philippines

City in the Forest

A convenient place to stay when exploring the island, the city of Puerto Princesa sits on the coast in the center of the landmass.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Ugong Rock and then kick back and relax at Sabang Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Pristine Beach, then see the vivid underwater world at Tubbataha Reef, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Immaculate Conception Cathedral, and finally stop by Rurungan Sa Tubod Foundation.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Princesa trip maker app.

Drive from Narra to Puerto Princesa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July in Puerto Princesa, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Linapacan.

Things to do in Puerto Princesa

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
Tubbataha Reef ©
Must see
Tubbataha Reef
4.8
Sabang Beach ©
Beach
Sabang Beach
4.5
Ugong Rock ©
Geologic Formation
Ugong Rock
4.2

1
night
Linapacan, Philippines

Linapacan is an island municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines, with a fifth-class income classification. On the 25th (Sun), head off the coast to Ginto Island.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Linapacan trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Puerto Princesa to Linapacan with the Route module. On the 26th (Mon), you'll travel to Singapore.

Things to do in Linapacan

Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:

2
nights
Singapore, Singapore

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Singapore Botanic Gardens, then identify plant and animal life at Jurong Bird Park, and then trek along The Southern Ridges. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with City Scoot, wander the streets of Chinatown, then don't miss a visit to Singapore Flyer, and finally pause for some photo ops at Merlion Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Singapore online vacation builder.

Explore your travel options from Linapacan to Singapore with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Singapore can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Singapore

Find places to stay Jul 26 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
City Scoot ©
Must see
City Scoot
5.0
Chinatown ©
Neighborhood
Chinatown
3.9
Jurong Bird Park ©
Wildlife Area
Jurong Bird Park
4.4

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Pearl of the Far East

Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emperor Jade Pagoda, get a sense of history and politics at The Independence Palace, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Central Post Office, and finally get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ho Chi Minh City trip planner.

You can fly from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Singapore to Ho Chi Minh City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. July in Ho Chi Minh City sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Hue.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:
Highlights from your trip
War Remnants Museum ©
History Museum
War Remnants Museum
4.4
The Independence Palace ©
Government Building
The Independence Palace
3.9

1
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Hue, Vietnam

Nestled on the banks of the Perfume River, the city of Hue remains most famous as the former home of the Nguyen Dynasty, the influence of which remains evident in local palaces, temples, forts, and museums.
On the 31st (Sat), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then admire the landmark architecture of Thien Mu Pagoda, and then steep yourself in history at Imperial City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hue online journey planner.

You can fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Hue in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. In July in Hue, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Da Nang.

Things to do in Hue

Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your trip
Imperial City ©
World heritage site
Imperial City
4.2
Thien Mu Pagoda ©
Architectural Building
Thien Mu Pagoda
4.3

2
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Da Nang, Vietnam

City of Bridges

A curious mix of developed beachfront tourism and untouched local city life, Da Nang presents an often-overlooked but authentic and welcoming picture of central Vietnam.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): examine the collection at Da Nang Museum of Cham Sculpture, take in the dramatic natural features at The Marble Mountains, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then explore the galleries of Precious Heritage by Rehahn, and finally get to know the fascinating history of March Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Da Nang road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Hue to Da Nang takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Da Nang

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 3:
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Spas
4.7
The Marble Mountains ©
Geologic Formation
The Marble Mountains
4.1
©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
5.0

3
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Hanoi, Vietnam

The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi has bounded back from the effects of war, and today serves as a bustling commercial and cultural hub bursting at the seams.
On the 4th (Wed), explore the galleries of TiredCity Hang Bong, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake), and then take a stroll through Old Quarter. Here are some ideas for day two: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hanoi itinerary maker site.

Fly from Da Nang to Hanoi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Halong Bay.

Things to do in Hanoi

Find places to stay Aug 3 — 6:
Highlights from your trip
Old Quarter ©
Neighborhood
Old Quarter
4.4
©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.8

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Halong Bay, Vietnam

Halong Bay encompasses a cluster of verdant limestone islets that jut out from the sea and make up an enchanting setting recognized as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Halong Bay day trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Hanoi to Halong Bay takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sapa.

Things to do in Halong Bay

Find places to stay Aug 6 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.8

1
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Sapa, Vietnam

A hub of tourism in the country's northwestern mountainous region, Sapa represents home for a large number of ethnic minorities from the hill tribes of the region, and acts as a base for explorations of the surrounding area's wealth of natural sights.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Y Linh Ho, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then see the interesting displays at Sapa Culture Museum, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sapa journey planner.

You can do a combination of car and bus from Halong Bay to Sapa in 11.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, flight, taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Sapa

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Spas
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.8
Y Linh Ho ©
Mountain
Y Linh Ho
4.6
©
Spa
Spas
3.8

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New Delhi, India

Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Get some cultural insight at Humayun's Tomb and India Gate. Spend the 10th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Red Fort, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birla Mandir Temple (Lakshmi Narayan).

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our New Delhi itinerary maker tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Sapa to New Delhi in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, train, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sapa to New Delhi, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in August, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Agra.

Things to do in New Delhi

Find places to stay Aug 8 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Humayun's Tomb ©
World heritage site
Humayun's Tomb
4.6
Red Fort ©
World heritage site
Red Fort
3.9

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Agra, India

Taj City

Tourism in Agra revolves around two words: Taj Mahal.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): admire the striking features of Taj Mahal and then admire the landmark architecture of Jama Masjid.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Agra trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from New Delhi to Agra takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. August in Agra sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Thimphu.

Things to do in Agra

Find places to stay Aug 12 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Taj Mahal
World heritage site
Taj Mahal
4.7
Jama Masjid ©
World heritage site
Jama Masjid
3.7

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Thimphu, Bhutan

The kingdom's capital and most modern city, Thimphu offers a mix of ancient traditions and modern commercialism.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Kuenselphodrang, tour the pleasant surroundings at Motithang Takin Preserve, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong), then see the interesting displays at National Textile Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Druk Wangyel Monastery, and finally take a memorable drive along Dochula Pass.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Thimphu travel planner.

Fly from Agra to Thimphu in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Bhutan Time (BTT) is 0.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Agra in August; daily highs in Thimphu reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Paro.

Things to do in Thimphu

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Motithang Takin Preserve ©
Nature / Park
Motithang Takin Preserve
1.6
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong) ©
Government Building
Tashichho Dzong (Thimpu Dzong)
4.6
Dochula Pass ©
Scenic Drive
Dochula Pass
4.7

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Paro, Bhutan

A charming historic town with many sacred sites cradled in a verdant valley, Paro offers a scenic base to explore the important Buddhist attractions and pristine nature around it.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): examine the collection at National Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyichu Lhakhang, then steep yourself in history at Paro Taktsang, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ugyen Pema Woedling Zangthopelri.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Paro trip planner.

You can drive from Thimphu to Paro in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In August, daily temperatures in Paro can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bumthang.

Things to do in Paro

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Paro Taktsang ©
Must see
Paro Taktsang
4.8
Kyichu Lhakhang ©
Religious Site
Kyichu Lhakhang
4.3
National Museum ©
Specialty Museum
National Museum
3.2

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Bumthang, Bhutan

Plan a trip to Bumthang to discover an area as rich in culture as it is in sweeping valley views.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kurje Lhakhang.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bumthang trip planner.

Getting from Paro to Bumthang by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Bumthang

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 16:
Highlights from your trip
Kurje Lhakhang ©
Religious Site
Kurje Lhakhang
4.7

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Mumbai, India

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Step out of the city life by going to Marine Drive and Scuba & Snorkeling. Dharavi and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Spend the 18th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Chowpatty Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, and snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mumbai online journey planner.

Explore your travel options from Bumthang to Mumbai with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Bhutan Time (BTT) to India Standard Time (IST) is minus 0.5 hours. August in Mumbai sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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