21 days in Japan, South Korea & China Itinerary

21 days in Japan, South Korea & China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights
2
Osaka, Japan
— 3 nights
3
Busan, South Korea
— 3 nights
4
Seoul, South Korea
— 3 nights
5
Beijing, China
— 3 nights
6
Hong Kong, China
— 4 nights

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, Imperial Palace, Tokyo Tower, and other attractions.

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Toronto, Canada to Tokyo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Japan Standard Time is 14 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Toronto in August; daily highs in Tokyo reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Osaka.

Things to do in Tokyo

Classes Historic Sites Parks
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Tokyo Kitchen Japanese Cooking Class ©
Tokyo Kitchen Japanese Cooking Class
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Universal Studios Japan, Eat Osaka, Dotombori District, and other attractions you added.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Osaka road trip planning website.

Getting from Tokyo to Osaka by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. August in Osaka sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Busan.

Things to do in Osaka

Theme Parks Classes Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Dotombori District ©
Dotombori District
Eat Osaka ©
Eat Osaka

3
nights
Busan, South Korea

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hill Spa Busan, Haeundae Beach, Yongdusan Park, and other attractions you added.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Busan online journey maker.

Traveling by flight from Osaka to Busan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. While traveling from Osaka, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Busan, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

Spas Parks Outdoors
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Hill Spa Busan ©
Hill Spa Busan
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Yongdusan Park ©
Yongdusan Park

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Changdeokgung Palace, Bukhansan National Park, OME Cooking Lab, and other attractions. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Bukhansan National Park and then admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Seoul day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Busan to Seoul takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Beijing.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
OME Cooking Lab ©
OME Cooking Lab

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) as well as Mutianyu Great Wall.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Beijing trip planning app.

Getting from Seoul to Beijing by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: 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. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)

4
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens, Victoria Peak (The Peak), Wild Hong Kong, and other attractions.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Hong Kong road trip site.

You can fly from Beijing to Hong Kong in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Hong Kong when traveling from Beijing in August, with lows around °C. On the 27th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks Outdoors Adventure
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens ©

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