22 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

22 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Start: Glasgow, United Kingdom
1
Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  18 h 45 min
2
Seoul, South Korea
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Busan, South Korea
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 45 min
4
Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
5
Osaka, Japan
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
Beijing, China
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
7
Hong Kong, China
— 4 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Glasgow, United Kingdom


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1
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Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 2nd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of The Tenement House, then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, then see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, and finally appreciate the history behind Homeless Jesus Statue. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Glasgow Cathedral, then walk around Kelvingrove Park, then admire the natural beauty at Glasgow Botanic Gardens, and finally explore the historical opulence of Stirling Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Glasgow trip itinerary maker tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Glasgow International Airport, Glasgow Prestwick Airport and Edinburgh Airport. July in Glasgow sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Glasgow

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stirling Castle
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©
Glasgow Cathedral ©
Glasgow Cathedral

3
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.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Gyeongbokgung Palace, admire the masterpieces at Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, contemplate the waterfront views at Cheonggyecheon Stream, and take a stroll through Insadong.

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Do a combination of flight and train from Glasgow to Seoul in 19 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or fly. Traveling from Glasgow to Seoul, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Glasgow in July, you will find days in Seoul are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are warmer (27°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Insadong ©
Insadong
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower

2
nights
Busan, South Korea

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): stroll around Yongdusan Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Seokbulsa Temple, then take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, and then get your game on at Zero Latency VR - Busan Nampo.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Busan trip app.

Fly from Seoul to Busan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Busan

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Yongdusan Park ©
Yongdusan Park
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

3
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.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, examine the collection at Edo-Tokyo Museum, ponder the world of politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine.

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Traveling by combination of flight and train from Busan to Tokyo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and flight. July in Tokyo sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tokyo DisneySea
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Odaiba ©
Odaiba
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Edo-Tokyo Museum ©
Edo-Tokyo Museum

3
nights
Osaka, Japan

Osaka ©
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.
Explore Osaka's surroundings by going to Kyoto (Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji, &more) and Kofuku-ji Temple (in Nara). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan and take a stroll through Dotombori.

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Getting from Tokyo to Osaka by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kyoto, Kofuku-ji Temple
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji
Nijo Castle ©
Nijo Castle

4
nights
Beijing, China

Beijing
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.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ming Tombs (Ming Shishan Ling), take an in-depth tour of Lama Temple (Yonghegong), and get great views at Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan).

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Beijing driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Osaka to Beijing in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Osaka to Beijing, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

4
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), walk around Nan Lian Garden, get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History, and get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hong Kong road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Hong Kong takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Traveling from Beijing in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 32°C in Hong Kong. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland

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