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11 days in Asia & South Pacific Itinerary
Start: Blitar, Indonesia
Surabaya, Indonesia— Few hours
Singapore, Singapore— 1 night
Sydney, Australia— 1 night
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea— 4 nights
Fly: 4h 30min
Manila, Philippines— Few hours
Denpasar, Indonesia— 1 night
bus: 18h 30min
End: Blitar, Indonesia
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City of Heroes
A tour of Surabaya provides a chance to discover a sprawling, architecturally and culturally rich port city on the island of Java.Plan a Surabaya trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
Blitar to Surabaya is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. December in Surabaya sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 31st (Sun), you're off toSingapore.
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A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.Your list of things to see and do now includes Merlion Park, Cloud Forest, Orchard Road, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Gardens by the Bay, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cloud Forest, and then pause for some photo ops at Merlion Park. Keep things going the next day: go for a stroll along the water at Marina Bay, then get a taste of the local shopping with Orchard Road, and then take a stroll through Chinatown.
To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Singapore trip planner .
Traveling by flight from Surabaya to Singapore takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Surabaya to Singapore, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December in Singapore, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.
Things to do in Singapore
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The Harbour City
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary maker site .
You can fly from Singapore to Sydney in 11 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Sydney is 2 hours. Traveling from Singapore in January, expect Sydney to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 23°C. You will leave for Port Moresby on the 3rd (Wed).
Things to do in Sydney
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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
In contrast to the surrounding wilderness, national capital Port Moresby offers some impressive cultural attractions and a decent array of amenities.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sepik River as well as Golden Dawn. Spend the 6th (Sat) exploring nature at Varirata National Park. There's lots more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Port Moresby Nature Park, buy something for everyone on your list at Vision City Mega Mall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Port Moresby Mosque, and admire the masterpieces at National Museum and Art Gallery.
To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Moresby trip planner .
Fly from Sydney to Port Moresby in 4.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in January; daily highs in Port Moresby reach 36°C and lows reach 28°C. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Manila.
Things to do in Port Moresby
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Pearl of the Orient
The capital of the Philippines and the "Pearl of the Orient," Manila truly resembles a gem: rough on the outside, but glittering within.To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Manila itinerary app .
Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Port Moresby to Manila. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Port Moresby to Manila due to the time zone difference. January in Manila sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Denpasar.
Things to do in Manila
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A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kuta Beach - Bali, Waterbom Bali and Tanah Lot Temple. On the 8th (Mon), kick back and relax at Kuta Beach - Bali and then cool off at Waterbom Bali.
To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Denpasar tour planner.
Getting from Manila to Denpasar by combination of bus and flight takes about 7 hours. January in Denpasar sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
Things to do in Denpasar
Kuta, Tanah Lot Temple
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