60 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

60 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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60 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
Fly:  7​h
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Wadi Rum, Jordan
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
3
Jerusalem, Israel
— 6 nights
+3
bus + Fly + foot + bus:  16​h 30​min
4
Kandy, Sri Lanka
— 1 day
Fly:  11​h
5
Bangkok, Thailand
— 5 nights
6
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
7
Kuta, Indonesia
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Ubud, Indonesia
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + ferry:  9​h 45​min
9
Boracay, Philippines
— 5 nights
+2
ferry + foot + Fly:  11​h 30​min
10
Hanoi, Vietnam
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
11
Chiang Mai, Thailand
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
12
Jaipur, India
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
13
New Delhi, India
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Amsterdam, Holland

7
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Topkapi Palace and Ural Ataman Classic Car Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) and Sultanahmet District. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Ortakoy, admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and admire the striking features of Suleymaniye Cami .

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Istanbul vacation app .

Amsterdam, Holland to Istanbul is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in December, Istanbul is a bit warmer at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Wadi Rum.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Kariye Museum (The Chora Church) ©
Kariye Museum (The Chora Church)

2
nights
Wadi Rum, Jordan

Wadi Rum ©
Tourism in Wadi Rum revolves around UNESCO-protected desert scenery and spectacular limestone rock formations following a dry river bed, which in World War I served as the headquarters of a British-inspired Arab revolt against the Ottomans.
On the 9th (Mon), explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Protected Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating landscape at Wadi Rum Fire Camp.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Wadi Rum online visit planner .

You can fly from Istanbul to Wadi Rum in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Israel Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Wadi Rum

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Wadi Rum Protected Area ©
Wadi Rum Protected Area
Wadi Rum Fire Camp ©
Wadi Rum Fire Camp

6
nights
Jerusalem, Israel

Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
Get in touch with nature at Masada National Park and Tayelet. Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center and Old City of Jerusalem will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Jerusalem's surroundings by going to Tel Aviv (Food Tours, Neve Tzedek, & more), Masada Fortress (in Arad) and Jaffa Old City (in Jaffa). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Israel Museum, explore the ancient world of Western Wall, enjoy breathtaking views from ​The Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem, and take an in-depth tour of Rockefeller Archeological Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Jerusalem visit planner .

Getting from Wadi Rum to Jerusalem by combination of flight and bus takes about 8.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in December, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Tel Aviv, Masada Fortress, Masada National Park
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Food Tours
Israel Museum ©
Israel Museum

1
day
Kandy, Sri Lanka

Kandy ©
Nestled between mountains in inland Sri Lanka, Kandy proudly bears its World Heritage Site designation while remaining culturally independent and colorfully picturesque.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanical Gardens, then steep yourself in history at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kandy route planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Jerusalem to Kandy in 16.5 hours. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Jerusalem to Kandy due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bangkok.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Royal Botanical Gardens
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Royal Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Botanical Gardens
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake

5
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.
Let the collections at Jim Thompson House and The National Museum Bangkok capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Wat Pho and Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC). Venture out of the city with trips to Ayutthaya (Wat Mahathat, Historic City of Ayutthaya, & more). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, wander the streets of Chinatown - Bangkok, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bangkok trip app .

You can fly from Kandy to Bangkok in 11 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Indochina Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Ayutthaya
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Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)

1
night
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur ©
A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, and then explore the engaging exhibits at Museum of Illusions. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at National Museum, then walk around KL Bird Park, then Head underground at Batu Caves, and finally stroll around KLCC Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur planner .

You can fly from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur is 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kuta.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia ©
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
National Museum ©
National Museum

5
nights
Kuta, Indonesia

Formerly a sleepy fishing village, the beach resort town of Kuta now represents one of Indonesia's most popular tourist destinations.
Relax by the water at Pantai Sanur and Seminyak Beach. Let the collections at Bali Trick Art and Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Kuta side-trips: Karang Beach (in Sanur), Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Nusa Dua Beach (in Nusa Dua). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Kuta Beach - Bali, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jimbaran Bay, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uluwatu Temple.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kuta itinerary maker site .

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Kuta in 6 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Kuta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Seminyak, Pecatu, Denpasar, Tanah Lot Temple, Nusa Dua Beach
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River Rafting & Tubing
Pantai Sanur ©
Pantai Sanur
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali

3
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Elephant Safari Park and Threads of Life. You'll explore and learn at Neka Art Museum and Don Antonio Blanco Museum. Explore Ubud's surroundings by going to Ulun Danu Bratan Temple (in Tabanan) and Tirta Empul Temple (in Tampaksiring). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, make a trip to Tegalalang Rice Terrace, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Ubud trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Kuta to Ubud takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January in Ubud, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Ubud

Wildlife Parks Spas

Side Trips

Tirta Empul Temple, Ulun Danu Beratan Temple, Elephant Safari Park
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Spas

5
nights
Boracay, Philippines

Boracay ©
All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sinag Village and Sea Shell Collection by Argonauta Boracay. Step out of the city life by going to Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) and White Beach. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Diniwid Beach, stroll through Ilig Iligan Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and step off the mainland to explore Boracay Waters.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Boracay travel planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Ubud to Boracay takes 10 hours. When traveling from Ubud in January, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Boracay: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Hanoi.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) ©
Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach)
Scuba & Snorkeling
White Beach ©
White Beach

4
nights
Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Quarter and Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Visiting Lake of the Restored Sword (Hoan Kiem Lake) and West Lake will get you outdoors. On the 13th (Mon), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Temple of Literature & National University, admire the masterpieces at Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat), view the masterpieces at Tired City Bao Khanh, and learn about all things military at Vietnam Military History Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hanoi trip maker tool .

Getting from Boracay to Hanoi by combination of ferry and flight takes about 11.5 hours. The time zone changes from Philippines Time to Indochina Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Chiang Mai.

Things to do in Hanoi

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites
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Tired City Bao Khanh ©
Tired City Bao Khanh
Old Quarter ©
Old Quarter

5
nights
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Discover the diverse history and culture of northern Thailand during a holiday in Chiang Mai, the largest and most significant city in the region.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Chiang Mai Zoo. Wat Chedi Luang Worawihan and Wat Phra Singh are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chiang Mai: Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community (in Mae Wang), Doi Inthanon (in Doi Inthanon National Park) and Maerim Elephant Sanctuary (in Mae Rim). Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and enjoy breathtaking views from Wat Phra That Doi Suthep.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiang Mai trip builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Hanoi to Chiang Mai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. January in Chiang Mai sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Jaipur.

Things to do in Chiang Mai

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Doi Inthanon, Maerim Elephant Sanctuary, Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Doi Inthanon ©
Doi Inthanon
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Amber Palace and City Palace of Jaipur. Get in touch with nature at EleSafari and Amer Jeep Safari. Spend the 26th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's lots more to do: see the sky in a new way at Jantar Mantar - Jaipur, see the interesting displays at Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing, take in the exciting artwork at Motisons Jewellers, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Gem and Jewellery Federation.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Jaipur holiday maker site .

Fly from Chiang Mai to Jaipur in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chiang Mai to Jaipur. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Chiang Mai in January; daily highs in Jaipur reach 26°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Jaipur

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

2
nights
New Delhi, India

New Delhi ©
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.
On the 28th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and then contemplate the long history of India Gate. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, then examine the collection at Swatantra Sangrama Sangrahalaya, and then steep yourself in history at Red Fort (Lal Quila).

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read New Delhi trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Jaipur to New Delhi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jaipur in January, you will find days in New Delhi are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

Historic Sites Tours Parks
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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Red Fort (Lal Quila) ©
Red Fort (Lal Quila)
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

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