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The Earth's largest and most populous continent, Asia is home to a rich assortment of countries and cultures that just beg to be explored. So whether you want to visit China, Japan, Vietnam, Thailand, India, and more, you're sure to find the perfect trip with our selection of 4 - 20 day Asia tours.

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Asia Travel Packages and Tours by Region

From the lush forests of Japan and the beaches of Thailand to the bustling shores of the Mekong and Ganges Rivers, Asia offers a wide range of stunning natural landscapes to enjoy. Asia is home to some of the world's oldest and most unique cultures, with a wealth of history, art, and architecture to explore. Plus, Asia is home to some of the world's most vibrant and dynamic cities, with futuristic architecture, high-tech industries, and a bustling energy that's hard to resist. Whether you're enjoying sushi in Japan, pho in Vietnam, or stir-fried noodles in China, there's always something new and exciting to try.

East Asia: Japan and China


Japan is an island nation located in East Asia, in the Pacific Ocean. A tour of Japan's capital city, Tokyo, offers a bustling metropolis with vibrant nightlife, world-class museums and galleries, and plenty of delicious food to try. Whether you're trying sushi, ramen, or traditional kaiseki cuisine, Japan is home to some of the world's most delicious and unique food. The historic city of Kyoto is home to countless temples, shrines, and traditional gardens and is a great place to experience Japan's ancient culture and traditions. With traditional arts like calligraphy and tea ceremonies, Japan is home to a rich and fascinating culture that's worth exploring in depth.


China is a country located in East Asia, with borders shared by 14 neighboring countries, including India and Vietnam. China is a vast and diverse country with a rich cultural and historical heritage, and a tour of China could include many different highlights. Make sure to add the Great Wall of China to your must-see list. This iconic landmark is a must-see if you’re looking to book a trip to China. Stretching over 13,000 miles, it's the longest wall in the world and a testament to China's ancient engineering prowess. Located in the heart of Beijing, you should also see the Forbidden City, once the imperial residence of China's emperors and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Also, add to your list China’s Terracotta Warriors. The experience is worth every second of your time. Discovered in 1974, these life-sized clay soldiers were created to guard the tomb of China's first emperor and are one of the country's most impressive archaeological finds.

Southeast Asia: Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Malaysia


Thailand is in Southeast Asia, bordered by Cambodia to the southeast and Malaysia to the south. A tour of Thailand means exploring a beautiful country with a rich culture, stunning scenery, and delicious cuisine. Thailand's capital city, Bangkok, is a vibrant and bustling metropolis with stunning temples, delicious street food, and lively nightlife. Located in northern Thailand, Chiang Rai is a historic city surrounded by lush mountains and home to numerous temples, night markets, and elephant sanctuaries. Travelers on Asia tours often find Thailand's colorful markets a great place to explore, with vendors selling everything from souvenirs to fresh produce and street food. Thailand is also known for its beautiful and ornate temples, including Wat Phra Kaew, the Grand Palace in Bangkok, and the ancient city of Ayutthaya. Visit Phuket, Thailand's largest island and take a cruise to Phang Nga Bay and spend the day on board a traditional junk-style schooner boat sailing around the archipelago, swimming in crystal clear waters and enjoying the dramatic beauty of the islands as they pass you by.


Vietnam is also in Southeast Asia and shares borders with China to the north and Cambodia to the southwest. Vietnam is a beautiful and diverse country with a rich history, stunning natural scenery, and vibrant culture. Vietnam's capital city, Hanoi, is a charming mix of French colonial architecture, traditional Vietnamese culture, and modern development, with a bustling Old Quarter and beautiful Hoan Kiem Lake. On a tour of Vietnam, make time to explore Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site, which is one of Vietnam's most iconic destinations, with thousands of limestone karsts rising from emerald waters, making it a stunning natural wonder. Another natural wonder to add to your list for your tour of Vietnam is the Mekong Delta. This fertile region in southern Vietnam is home to floating markets, rice paddies, and small villages, making it a great place to explore the country's agricultural and fishing traditions.


Cambodia is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia and shares borders with Thailand to the northwest. Phnom Penh, Cambodia's capital city, is a fascinating mix of traditional Khmer culture, French colonial architecture, and modern development. The city is home to many museums, temples, and markets. One of the top highlights on Asia tours of Cambodia is visiting Angkor Wat. The ancient temple complex is one of the most famous and awe-inspiring in the world, with its intricate carvings and massive stone structures. It's also the largest religious monument in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site. On your way to Angkor Wat, spend time in Siem Reap. The bustling town is the gateway to Angkor Wat, full of delicious restaurants, lively bars, and night markets.


Malaysia is a Southeast Asia country located on the Malay Peninsula and the island of Borneo. On a tour of Malaysia, you’ll want to explore the capital city of Kuala Lumpur, a vibrant and modern metropolis with a stunning skyline, world-class shopping and dining, and many cultural attractions. The Batu Caves, limestone caves just outside of Kuala Lumpur, are a popular destination for tourists and locals alike, with a massive statue of Lord Murugan and many colorful temples inside the caves. Malaysian cuisine is known for its rich blend of flavors and influences from Malay, Chinese, and Indian cultures. From spicy curries to seafood dishes, there's something for everyone to try and enjoy.

South Asia: India

India is a South Asian country located on the Indian subcontinent. We have several amazing India vacation packages in our Asia tours collection. Here are some of the top travel highlights to look forward to on a tour of India.

  1. The Taj Mahal: This iconic mausoleum in Agra is one of the most famous landmarks in the world and is a must-visit for anyone traveling to India.
  2. Varanasi: This ancient city on the banks of the Ganges River is one of the holiest places in India, with many temples and ghats (steps leading down to the river) for ritual bathing and ceremonies.
  3. India's Golden Triangle: The Golden Triangle in India is a popular tourist circuit that includes three historic and culturally significant cities: Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. It is called the Golden Triangle because the three cities form a triangle on the map. Delhi is the Golden Triangle's starting point and India's capital. It offers a blend of modern and traditional experiences, including historical landmarks such as the Red Fort, Qutub Minar, India Gate, and the Jama Masjid.
  4. Jaipur: Jaipur is known as the "Pink City" due to the distinctive pink-colored buildings in the old part of the city. This vibrant city in Rajasthan is also known for its bustling bazaars and beautiful palaces, including the famous Hawa Mahal. 
  5. Mumbai: India's financial capital is a bustling metropolis full of colorful bazaars, colonial architecture, and delicious street food.
  6. Indian Cuisine: Indian cuisine is known for its rich flavors, spices, and variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. From butter chicken to biryani, there's something for everyone to try and enjoy in India.

Frequently Asked Questions About Asia Vacation Packages

  • What is the best time of year to tour Asia?
    The best time to tour Asia depends on the region you plan to visit and the activities you want to do. Generally speaking, the best time to visit most of Asia is during the shoulder seasons, which are the months between the high and low seasons.
    • In Southeast Asia, the high season runs from November to February when the weather is cooler and drier, making it an ideal time to visit. However, this is also the busiest time, so expect higher prices and larger crowds. The shoulder seasons of March to May and September to October are also good times to visit, with lower prices, fewer crowds, and still pleasant weather.
    • In South Asia, the best time to visit is during the cooler months from November to February, when the weather is mild and pleasant, especially in northern India and Nepal. However, some regions, like the southern coast of India and Sri Lanka, can be visited year-round, except for the monsoon season from June to September.
  • What are some of the top sites to visit in Asia?
    Asia is a vast and diverse continent with countless sites to see, but here are some of the top sites to see on a trip to Asia:
    • The Great Wall of China: This iconic landmark is a must-visit for anyone traveling to China. The wall stretches over 13,000 miles and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscapes.
    • Angkor Wat: This ancient temple complex in Cambodia is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest religious monuments in the world. It's a must-visit for history buffs and photographers alike.
    • The Taj Mahal: This mausoleum in Agra, India, is one of the most famous landmarks in the world and is a testament to the beauty of Islamic architecture.
    • Mount Fuji: This iconic mountain in Japan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
    • The Mekong Delta: This region in southern Vietnam is known for its lush green landscapes, winding rivers, and floating markets, making it a must-visit for anyone traveling to Vietnam.
    • The Terracotta Warriors: This collection of life-sized terracotta figures in Xi'an, China, is a must-visit for history buffs and anyone interested in ancient Chinese culture.
    • The Ganges River: This holy river in India is a must-visit for spiritual travelers, with many temples and ghats (steps leading down to the river) for ritual bathing and ceremonies.
  • How long should I spend on a tour of Asia?
    The length of time you should spend on a tour of Asia depends on your interests, budget, and the specific countries you plan to visit. Asia is a vast continent with diverse cultures, landscapes, and attractions, so the amount of time needed can vary widely. For example, a two-week tour could be sufficient if you plan to visit just one or two countries and focus on specific cities or regions. However, if you want to explore multiple countries and regions, you may need several months to experience all Asia offers. Here are some general guidelines for how long to spend on a tour of Asia:
    • For a basic trip to one country with a few key highlights, you should plan on at least 7-10 days.
    • For a trip to multiple countries, plan on at least 3-4 weeks, depending on how many countries you plan to visit.
  • How many months in advance should I plan a trip to book my Asia vacation package?
    We recommend you plan your [destination] trip between 3 -10 months before you want to travel. Airlines don’t publish fares much further out than 10-11 months. You should look to book your vacation once you can lock in your flights. Luckily, we take care of all of that for you. If travelers want to go for a special anniversary or event, they’ll book years in advance so they know they are all set and can let us handle it from there.
    It’s essential to ensure your passport is valid for at least six months after you plan to return to the States and that you have any visas you’ll need to travel. Planning earlier allows you plenty of time to renew your passport or apply for a visa if required. Travel rules are changing daily. If unsure, ask your Travel Specialist or learn more from our simple destination guide.

Why you should take a trip to Asia

Asia offers a unique and diverse travel experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression on any visitor. Asia is home to diverse cultures, religions, and traditions. You can experience the ancient history and architecture of China, the spirituality of India, the modern and technologically advanced cities of Japan, and the beautiful tropical islands of Southeast Asia. Plus, Asian cultures are known for their hospitality and friendly locals. You'll likely encounter warm and welcoming people throughout your travels in Asia, making your trip all the more enjoyable.

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