Asian Discovery

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£4,599

Duration: 75 days or longer

Trip code: CJSE

Explore Asia on this epic combo adventure! Journey through Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, China and Japan and discover the unique culture, natural beauty and party life of this incredible continent. Packed full of awesome adventures, including wildlife encounters, boat trips, treks, cultural classes and party nights, you’ll soon fall in love with all things Asian. Bringing together 3 of our most popular Asian tours, all at one great price, you can’t beat this unforgettable combo adventure in Asia!

Trip highlights

  • Discover the very best of 6 Asian countries: Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, China and Japan
  • Enjoy unique included experiences, such as meeting giant pandas and elephants, learning to prepare Asian cuisine, rafting down rivers, sleeping in incredible places, and more!
  • Immerse yourself in Asian culture: learn Mandarin, try your hand at sushi making, meet local tribes and sing your heart out at Japanese karaoke!
  • Travel with groups of likeminded travellers and expert tour guides
  • Save money by booking these three tours as a combo rather than separately!
Further trip information

Discover Asia on this stunning combo trip! Bringing together three of our most popular Asian tours, this fantastic package shows you the very best this magical continent has to offer!

This package includes:

  1. Southeast Asia Adventure (33 days)
  2. China Adventure (27 days)
  3. Japan Adventure (15 days)

Please note: Flights between tours are not included. Speak to our flights team for great deals on flights.

Please note: We try to organise our combo packages so that each tour runs straight after the previous one finishes. On some start dates, there may be some time between the end of one tour and the beginning of the next. Accommodation and activities on these spare days are at your own cost. Please speak to a travel advisor for more information.

Southeast Asia Adventure: 33 Days

Explore 4 countries in 33 days on this epic group tour! Journey through Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam and soak up the beauty, culture and party life of Southeast Asia!

The itinerary runs as follows:

Day 1-6: Thailand. Kick off on the buzzing streets of Bangkok. After 2 days in the Thai capital, transfer to rural Chiang Mai where you’ll meet some beautiful and gentle elephants! Spend a night in a unique tree top house in Chiang Dao and visit the White Temple en route to Chiang Kong.

Day 7-11: Laos. Cross the border into Laos and enjoy a gentle boat cruise along the Nikon River. Stop off in Pak Bek village and venture into Luang Prabang, an ancient royal capital. Make a difference volunteering with local children and then make a splash in the three-tiered Kuangsi waterfalls. Round off your Laos experience with some time in legendary backpacker destination, Vang Vieng.

Day 12-24: Vietnam. Take an included flight to Hanoi and embark on a group bar crawl. Trek through the Muong Hoa valley to Giang Ta Chai waterfall and meet local tribes, spending a night in a traditional Zay hut. Enjoy two days in spectacular Halong Bay and chill out on an included boat cruise. Discover the coastal caves of Phong Nha before travelling onto Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh for 4 days of city exploration. Your final day in the country is devoted to the stunning Mekong Delta and the Tra Su Forest.

Day 25-31: Cambodia. Cross the border and transfer to Koh Rong, a paradise island of relaxation and partying. Enjoy a boat cruise and spend a night in a hammock under the stars on a tranquil beach. Head to Phnom Penh and learn about Cambodia’s infamous history at the Killing Fields and S-21 prison. Spend your final days in Cambodia in Siem Reap, discovering the incredible Angkor Wat temple complex.

Day 32-33: Thailand. Return to Bangkok where your tour comes to an end. Time to head home and look back over your incredible Asian odyssey!

China Adventure: 27 Days

This fantastic group tour takes in the very best of this enchanting country. Starting and ending in Hong Kong, you’ll discover the delights of Chengdu, the majesty of Xi’an and even spend a night camping on the Great Wall of China!

The itinerary runs as follows:

Day 1: Hong Kong. Arrive and settle into your accommodation.

Day 2-6: Yangshuo. Transfer to Yangshuo by bullet train and experience an included bamboo rafting experience. Enjoy free time in the area before transferring to Chengdu on the evening of day 6.

Day 7-9: Chengdu. Meet Giant Pandas at a Breeding Research Centre and visit the beautiful Wenshu Temple. Travel to Chengdu on an overnight train on day 9.

Day 10-11: Xi’an. Get involved in awesome optional activities in this bustling city. Visit the impressive Terracotta Warriors, one of the wonders of the ancient world, and make a difference by volunteering at a soup kitchen or home for the disadvantaged.

Day 12-13: Dengfeng. Travel to Dengfeng and visit a local orphanage. Watch a Kung Fu show and practise your language skills during an evening Mandarin lesson. Enjoy free time on day 13 before transferring to Beijing overnight.

Day 14-16: Beijing. Tuck into a meal at a local farm before trekking to the Great Wall and setting up camp. Prepare for an unforgettable sunset/sunrise. Enjoy 2 days of free time in the city.

Day 17-19: Moganshan – Shanghai. Explore the beautiful rural landscapes of Moganshan. Wander the bamboo reserve and climb to the peak of magical Moganshan Mountain. Enjoy another Mandarin lesson and then take a bullet train to Shanghai.

Day 22-22: Shanghai. Discover the most populous city in the world with 2 free days!

Day 23-25: Fujian Province. Venture into China’s picturesque Fujian province. Spend a night in a traditional roundhouse, visit local temples and camp out on a tea plantation. Pick and taste tea before taking a night train to Guangzhou.

Day 26-27: Hong Kong. Travel back to Hong Kong. Tour ends on day 27. Time to head to Japan for the next leg of your adventure!

Please note: This itinerary is for guidance only and may vary.

Please note: This tour uses public transport to get to activities and to transfer between hostels and train stations. Most overnight train journeys are unaccompanied, but one guide will put you on the train and you will be met at the end by another guide. Due to the Chinese rail booking system, we cannot guarantee that all members of the group will be seated or berthed together when travelling on trains, although our guides will make every effort to ensure you are seated as close together as possible. 

Japan Adventure: 15 days

This stunning 2-week adventure shows you the fantastic culture, landmarks and people of Japan. You’ll discover vibrant cities, serene mountains and tranquil temples, plus you’ll learn new skills such a sushi making!

The itinerary runs as follows:

Day 1-5: Tokyo. Uncover the weird and wonderful life of Tokyo! Explore Shinjuku, learn to prepare sashimi, wander around the sumo training districts, witness a sword demonstration at the Samurai Museum, visit the Imperial Palace and more!

Day 6: Kamakura. See the iconic Great Buddha and enjoy drinks by the beach.

Day 7: Hakone. See Mount Fuji in style on the Hakone Ropeway and then board a pirate ship to cross Lake Ashi!

Day 8-11: Kyoto. Discover the beauty of colourful Kyoto. Wander the eastern hills, enjoy a live geisha experience, raft down the Hozagawa River, explore the Arashiyama bamboo forest, run through the red torii gates of Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine, relax in a tranquil Buddhist rock garden and more!

Day 12: Hiroshima. Learn about the painful history of Hiroshima, the site of the world’s first nuclear attack.

Day 13-14: Osaka/Tokyo. Visit Osaka Castle and enjoy electric nightlife before enjoying a farewell trip to the Umeda Sky Tower. Return to Tokyo on Day 14 for a final night in the city.

Day 15: Tour ends. Time to jet over to Bangkok for the final stage of your adventure!

Please note: For more detailed itinerary information, please download the trip notes.

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