This 19 days creative combination tour takes you to visit Asia’s most related and developed region of Japan, Korea and Taiwan. It is operated as half independent tour offers great value for money and flexibility with lots of Guaranteed departures.
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Most countries in Asia can be visited throughout the year. Taking all factors into account, such as weather, traffic, cost..., there are always good places worthy visiting whenever you travel Asia. According to your personal schedule, we will arrange the proper and suitable itinerary of your targeted countries.
Taipei - Sun Moon Lake - Kaohsiung - Kenting National Park - Seoul - Gongju/Kongju - Buyeo - Jeongju - Gwangju - Suncheon - Yeosu - Jinju - Busan - Gyeongju - Andong - Wonju - Pyeongchang - Gangreung - Mt Seorak National Park - Tokyo - Hakone - Kyoto - Nara - Osaka
Arrival in Taipei. Welcome to Twaiwan! Meet your friendly tour guide at the airport then transfer to hotel. You will be driving pass by the Presidential Office Building Chiang Kai- Shek Memorial Hall (Taiwan Democracy Memorial Hall), Martyrs’ Shrine also named War Memorial, National Palace Museum, Chinese Temple and Handicraft Centre. In the late afternoon you can visit Shilin night market and enjoy the night of Taipei at your own pace.
Taipei - Sun Moon Lake
You will be transferred to Nantou, visit Puli ( a cultural& artistic heaven) , your Sun Moon Lake Tour include visit to Wen Wu Temple, Tehua Village, Tse-En Pagoda and Holy Monk Shrine.Meet local people, experience efficient public transport and see the wonders that Taiwan has to offer!
Sun Moon Lake - Kaohsiung
Today, the highlight for many visit Lukang historical and cultural town. The evening is free for you to either just relax or do some shopping on your own.
Kaohsiung - Kenting National Park - Kaohsiung
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to Maopitou and visit Oluanpi Light House, Kenting Park, back to Kaohsiung for overnight stay.
Kaohsiung - Taipei
Enjoy your morning city Tour in Kaohsiung including visit to Cheng Ching Lake,Spring & Autumn Pavilions, Former British Consulate, Late afternoon back to Taipei by Bus/Train.
Taipei - Seoul
Enjoy your half day tour to Chiufen village and Northeast coast. After lunch, free at your leisure.Later transfer to airport for your flight to Seoul the centre of politics, economy and culture in Korea.
Seoul - Gongju/Kongju - Buyeo - Jeongju - Gwangju
This morning we depart Seoul for Gongju and visit Gongsanseong Fortress, then move to Buyeo, an ancient capital of Korea. Visit Baekje Cultural Land where you will see a palace, castle, cultural hall, etc. Proceed to Jeonju to visit Jeonju Hanok Village showcases 700 traditional Korean houses called Hanok.
Gwangju - Suncheon - Yeosu
Start your City Tour and visit Asia Munwha Maru for a Hub City of Asian Culture and Street of Arts. Move to Suncheon where you will visit Songgwangsa Temple and Suncheon Bay. Later transfer to nearby city Yeosu and visit local Fish market and sightseeing of Industrial Complex night scene.
Yeosu - Jinju - Busan - Gyeongju
After breakfast, transfer to Jinju and see Jinjuseong Castle – Chokseoknu edifice historically linked to Japanese invasion in 1592. Proceed to Busan. On arrival, start Busan City Tour from Jagalchi Fishery Market.Later transfer to Gyeongju a museum without walls.
Gyeongju - Andong - Wonju
Gyeongju City Tour in the morning include Bulguksa Temple (UNESCO world heritage) Move to Andong then visit Hahoe Folk Village which has preserved the housing architecture and the village structure of the Joseon Dynasty. Move to Wonju decorated with the Chiaksan Mountain and the Seom River that circles the area.
Wonju - Pyeongchang - Gangreung - Mt Seorak National Park - Seoul
This morning move to Pyeongchang. Then move to nearby Gangneung. Visit Seongyojang Folklore Materials Pavilion (residence of noble class) Short drive to Sokcho Mt. Seorak National Park listed as UNESCo world heritage.You may take an optional ride on Cable car to Gwongeumseong fortress if time permits.Move to Seoul in the late afternoon.
Seoul - Tokyo
After breakfast, start your half day tour including Gyeongbokgung Palace, built in 1394, the first five royal palaces during Joseon Dynasty (1392~1910), The Royal Guard Changing Ceremony, Blue House photo stop, National Folk Museum, Korean Ginseng Centre, Afternoon free until transfer to airport for your flight to Tokyo. Meet your tour guide holding Bravo Asia Tours greeting board at the Airport. We will transfer to hotel so you can fresh up after your flight.The rest of the day is free.
After breakfast, start your Tokyo Morning Tour include visit to Meiji Shrine, Tokyo Tower , Imperial Palace East Garden, visit Ginza district where our tour disbands for free time shopping. Return to your accommodation by metro on your own.
Tokyo - Hakone
Your main suitcase will be transferred directly from Tokyo to Kyoto. Proceed to Mt.Fuji by train and join our Hakone Tour visiting Owakudani Boiling Valley, take Hakone Ropeway to the mountain top, Boat Cruise on Lake Ashi. Enjoy hot spring facility in your Ryokan resort tonight!
Hakone - Kyoto - Nara - Kyoto
Transfer to Odawara and take bullet train to Kyoto in 2.5 hours. Enjoy Nara afternoon Tour including Todaiji Temple with Great Buddha, Kasuga Shrine and Nara Park.Spend the rest of the evening discovering the city on your own.
After breakfast, enjoy Kyoto morning walking tour including Nijo Castle, Golden Pavilion, Kyoto Imperial Palace and Kyoto Handicraft Centre. Afternoon free at your leisure to explore this ancient capital at your own pace. Gion Conner or Philosopher Path is highly recommended to visit during your free time.
Kyoto - Osaka
Osaka Castle is well worth a visit despite being a reconstruction as the original was burnt down during the firebombing at the end of World War Two and you will find a variety of very interesting museums scattered throughout the city.Spend the rest of the evening discovering the city on your own.
Today Enjoy your day at leisure in Osaka for last minute shopping at famous Shinsaibashi mall.. You may like to do some additional sightseeing, shopping, or simply relax.
After breakfast, it is time to say goodbye. We hope to see you again in your next trip to Asia. Your beautiful memory of this trip and our best wishes will company you back home safely.