58 days in Asia, Africa, South America & Europe Itinerary

58 days in Asia, Africa, South America & Europe Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Surabaya, Indonesia
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
2
Kochi (Cochin), India
— 6 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
3
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 30 min
5
Cape Town, South Africa
— 6 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
6
Jamestown, St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
— 1 night
Fly:  30 h
7
Salvador, Brazil
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
8
Casablanca, Morocco
— 4 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
9
La Coruna, Spain
— 6 nights
+3
Train + Bus + Foot + Fly:  6 h 15 min
10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 6 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
11
Tokyo, Japan
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h
12
Shanghai, China
— 5 nights
Fly:  7 h
13
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Brisbane, Australia

2
nights
Surabaya, Indonesia

Surabaya ©
A tour of Surabaya provides a chance to discover a sprawling, architecturally and culturally rich port city on the island of Java.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): stroll around Mayangkara Park, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then stop by Newton Vintage Store. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pura Agung Jagat Krana, then see the interesting displays at Sampoerna Museum, and then take in the views from Suramadu National Bridge.

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Brisbane, Australia to Surabaya is an approximately 16- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Brisbane to Surabaya. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brisbane in January: high temperatures in Surabaya hover around 38°C and lows are around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kochi (Cochin).

Things to do in Surabaya

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2)
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Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2) ©
Batu Secret Zoo (Jawa Timur Park 2)
Spas
Sampoerna Museum ©
Sampoerna Museum

6
nights
Kochi (Cochin), India

Kochi (Cochin) ©
A flourishing port city and magnet for the spice trade since the 15th century, Kochi (Cochin) proudly bears its distinct international influence and local Keralan culture.
Venture out of the city with trips to Alappuzha (Jain Temple, Alleppey, Kayaking & Canoeing, &more) and Marari Beach (in Mararikulam). Spend the 13th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mattancherry Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Jeevamatha Church, gain insight at Kerala Kathakali Centre, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kochi (Cochin) tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Surabaya to Kochi (Cochin) takes 9.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Surabaya to Kochi (Cochin). In January, daily temperatures in Kochi (Cochin) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Chamarel.

Things to do in Kochi (Cochin)

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Alappuzha, Marari Beach
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Marari Beach ©
Marari Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Chamarel Waterfall, then take in the dramatic scenery at Alexandra Falls, and then explore the striking landscape of Black River Gorges National Park.

Plan my day in Chamarel using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Kochi (Cochin) to Chamarel in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Mauritius Standard Time (MUT), which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. In January, daily temperatures in Chamarel can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Chamarel

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Mauritius, Alexandra Falls
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Black River Gorges National Park
Black River Gorges National Park
Chamarel Waterfall ©
Chamarel Waterfall
Alexandra Falls ©
Alexandra Falls

1
night
Grand Baie, Mauritius

Grand Baie ©
Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
On the 15th (Fri), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for gifts at Island Gems And Jewels, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pereybere Beach.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Baie sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by car from Chamarel to Grand Baie takes 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Outdoors Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Pereybere Beach ©
Pereybere Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Island Gems And Jewels ©
Island Gems And Jewels

6
nights
Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Cape Point, see the interesting displays at District Six Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, and hike along Platteklip Gorge.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Town itinerary app.

You can fly from Grand Baie to Cape Town in 8.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Baie to Cape Town is minus 2 hours. In January, Cape Town is little chillier than Grand Baie - with highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Cape Point ©
Cape Point
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront

1
night
Jamestown, St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is the capital of the British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, located on the island of Saint Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean. On the 22nd (Fri), sample the fine beverages at St Helena Distillery, contemplate the long history of Longwood House, then admire all the interesting features of Jacob's Ladder, and finally see the interesting displays at The Museum of St. Helena.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Jamestown sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Cape Town to Jamestown in 9.5 hours. Traveling from Cape Town to Jamestown, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Salvador.

Things to do in Jamestown

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Longwood House
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Longwood House ©
Longwood House
The Museum of St. Helena ©
The Museum of St. Helena
Jacob's Ladder ©
Jacob's Ladder

4
nights
Salvador, Brazil

Salvador ©
Nowhere are the traditions of Brazil's African-background community as strong as in Salvador, the colorful, historical capital of Bahia state.
Get out of town with these interesting Salvador side-trips: Praia do Forte (Forte Beach & Projeto Tamar). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim, see the interesting displays at Afro Brasileiro Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sao Francisco Church and Convent, and kick back and relax at Praia Farol da Barra.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Salvador itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jamestown to Salvador. The time zone difference when traveling from Jamestown to Salvador is minus 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in January, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Casablanca.

Things to do in Salvador

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Praia do Forte
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Forte Beach ©
Forte Beach
Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim ©
Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim
Pelourinho ©
Pelourinho

4
nights
Casablanca, Morocco

The port of Casablanca, Morocco's largest city and economic hub, represents the country's beating heart, established as a French protectorate in 1912.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Casablanca: Bab Lamrissa (in Sale) and Rabat (Hassan Tower, Kasbah des Oudaias, &more). There's lots more to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, examine the collection at Museum of Moroccan Judaism, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Beth-El.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Casablanca trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Salvador to Casablanca. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Salvador to Casablanca due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Salvador in January; daily highs in Casablanca reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to La Coruna.

Things to do in Casablanca

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Rabat, Bab Lamrissa
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Spas & Wellness
Hassan II Mosque ©
Hassan II Mosque

6
nights
La Coruna, Spain

La Coruna ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Praia da Lanzada (in O Grove), Santiago de Compostela (Igrexa de Santa Maria Salome, Praza da Inmaculada, &more) and Punta Vicano (in Sanxenxo).

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the La Coruna trip builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Casablanca to La Coruna. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Casablanca to La Coruna. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Casablanca in February: high temperatures in La Coruna hover around 15°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in La Coruna

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Santiago de Compostela, Los Horreos de Combarro, Praia da Lanzada, Roman Bridge, Archivo Historico Provincial
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Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules) ©
Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules)
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Biblioteca Publica Anxel Casal ©
Biblioteca Publica Anxel Casal

6
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to The Hague to see The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery about 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), walk around Vondelpark, and take a stroll through The Jordaan.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from La Coruna to Amsterdam in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from La Coruna in February, with highs in Amsterdam at 7°C and lows at 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Heineken Experience ©
Heineken Experience

5
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.
Go for a jaunt from Tokyo to Mitaka to see Ghibli Museum Mitaka about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and wander the streets of Odaiba.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo tour planner.

Fly from Amsterdam to Tokyo in 15.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Tokyo. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in February: highs in Tokyo hover around 12°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Neighborhoods Theme Parks

Side Trips

Ghibli Museum Mitaka, Tokyo Disneyland
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Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou ©
Owl cafe Akiba Fukurou
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Tokyo Tower ©
Tokyo Tower

5
nights
Shanghai, China

With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Shanghai is known for shopping, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, visit Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), and don't miss a visit to The Bund (Wai Tan).

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Shanghai online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Tokyo to Shanghai takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Tokyo to Shanghai is minus 1 hour. In February, daytime highs in Shanghai are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ho Chi Minh City.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Walking tours
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)

5
nights
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Formerly known in the West as Saigon and affectionately referred to as the "Pearl of the Far East," Ho Chi Minh City is a study of old and new, woven and piled together in a fast-paced urban hub.
Ho Chi Minh City is known for nightlife, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at War Remnants Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Bach Dang, test your team's savvy at Let Me Out, and admire the landmark architecture of Central Post Office.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ho Chi Minh City journey planner.

You can fly from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City is minus 1 hour. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Shanghai in February, with highs in Ho Chi Minh City at 39°C and lows at 26°C. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Ho Chi Minh City

Tours Historic Sites Museums
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Food Tours
War Remnants Museum ©
War Remnants Museum
Ben Thanh Market ©
Ben Thanh Market

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