October is considered one of the best time for traveling because of the nice weather and breathtaking landscape. If you intend to have a trip to Asia at this time, take a look at our suggestions below.
Japan is always in the top 10 most wonderful country in the world with many beautiful sceneries in all four seasons: the spring of cherry blossoms, the summer of green plants, the autumn of romantic red leaves and the winter of snow.
Travelling to Japan in October, you can admire the romantic scenery of red leaves covering all the streets. Some must-see destinations at this time:
Hitachi Park: Located on the shores of Honshu island, this park is famous for its vast and beautiful flower fields. This place is also dubbed as the paradise of flowers with brilliant colours throughout the four seasons. You will be overwhelmed by the hills of red Kochia trees and the far away red-haired urchins.
- Mount Fuji: the highest mountain in Japan, covered by snow all year round.
- Hanano Miyako Park: where you can admire the seasonal blooming flowers at the foot of Mount Fuji.
- Asakusa Kannon Temple – an ancient temple in Tokyo – is one of the few places that still retains ancient monuments and attract a lot of Japanese on New Year’s Eve.
- Tokyo Sky Tree Tower: It is the pride of Tokyo and Japan with the height of 634 meters.
- Tokyo Imperial Palace: It was destroyed in World War II but then rebuilt as magnificently as the former.
- Oshino Hakkai ancient village: It’s about 100 kilometres from Tokyo. Until now, this village still retains Japanese traditional architecture.
October is the best time to visit China with cool weather and interesting events and festivals. You can visit Xi’an, Beijing, or Shanghai. Especially, you have the opportunity to enjoy the greatest firework performances on China’s National Day, the Shaolin martial arts at the Shaolin Kung Fu Festival, shop at the Canton Fair and explore the Chinese New Year culture of ethnic minorities.
The average temperature in October in Korea ranges from 7 – 20 degree Celsius with little rain which is ideal for traveling.
Coming to Korea in October, you cannot miss Seoul capital – the soul of the country with a harmonious blend of tradition and modernity or Everland Park with a delightful flower garden. You can head to Jeju Island – a fascinating combination of sea and mountain that captivates people, visit the peaceful and romantic Nami Island or enjoy authentic and famous ice-cream and Korean street foods.
Cambodia has become one of the most attractive destinations in Asia with its rich cuisine, distinctive culture and its impressive Khmer temples. Siem Reap is Cambodia’s most popular tourist spots with numerous hotels, restaurants, resorts and souvenir shops. From Siem Reap, you can easily get to the famous Angkor Wat Temple. Coming to Siem Reap, tourists cannot miss National Museum of Angkor where antiquities are displayed, the 500-year-old Wat Preah Prom Rath temple with the lying Buddha statue, Wat Bo temple – the combination of French-Thai architecture or Angkor Silk Farm.
Bali Island, Indonesia
Bali has been known as a tropical island with breathtaking scenery like a paradise. The weather in October is relatively cool which is suitable for swimming, climbing, and diving.
Surfing in Bali is a world-famous experience for tourists. You should choose the west coast of Bali as Kuta to enjoy the amazing waves, meanwhile, the calm water of the east are well suited for snorkeling and scuba diving.
The archipelago consisting of three small islands – Gillis – off the west coast of Lombok is a must-see destination. Coming to Gilis, take a riding around the beautiful white sandy beaches or swim in the clear blue water to see tropical fish and lovely turtles.
Known as the country of golden temples, Thailand is a perfect choice to travel in October. If you come to the Bangkok capital, you should not miss the Royal Grand Palace, Vimanmek Palace, temples, Safari World, National Museum or the famous Chao Phraya River. The coral island Koh Larn in Pattaya is the place for those who are into exploring. The beautiful natural scenery, fresh air, and unspoiled coral reefs will bring tourists a peaceful feeling. Coming here, you can participate in water sports such as water motorcycling, windsurfing, and parachuting or enjoy savory seafood at affordable prices.
Known as the greenest and cleanest country in the world, Singapore always attracts tons of international tourists with many magnificent buildings, the modern infrastructure, and luxurious entertainment areas.
Not only is a shopping heaven, but Singapore is also considered as a high-end amusement park. Coming here, you will get lost om the fantasy world of action movies with Universal Studios Singapore. This is the first Universal Studio theme park in Southeast Asia with some interesting parts such as Madagascar cruise, Crate Adventure or Jurassic Park.
Hope that with top attractions above, you will find the most suitable one if you are finding holiday destination in Asia. No matter when you go, Asia Package Travel will definitely treat you well.