Asia is one of the largest and beautiful continents in the World and is one of the best vacation destinations. Asia offers the best of adventure sites and travel spots. From remote areas to mega-metropolises, you will find a cultural touch and a respect for religion in every part. Discover the best beaches, islands, cities, national parks, and sleepy villages dotted around the Asian continent. We have collected a list of best destination or places to visit in Asia.
1. The Great Wall of China, China
The Great Wall of China is one of the greatest wonders of the world. Located in China it has a length of approximately 8,851.8 kilometers (5,500 miles) from east to west of China. It was constructed about 2,000 years from the Warring States Period (476 BC – 221 BC) to Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). The Great Wall of China is one of the most famous places to visit in Asia.
2. Taj Mahal ,India
Taj Mahal is a masterpiece made of white marble and this mausoleum is located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. Taj Mahal is among the lovely wonders of the world. It is known as a symbol of love as it was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan (1628-1658), grandson of Akbar the great, in the memory of his queen Arjumand Bano Begum, entitled ‘Mumtaz Mahal’.
3. Phuket, Thailand
A city located in the southeast of Phuket Island, Thailand is a capital of the Phuket Province. Phuket is world famous for its beautiful islands and beaches. The annual Phuket King’s Cup Regatta (the biggest in Asia) is held here from the 1st to the 8th, bringing an influx of colourful sails and yachtes from around the world.
4. Goa, India
Located in West India in the region known as the Konkan, Goa is India’s smallest state by area and the fourth smallest by population. This is a major attraction for tourists from all around the world. It is surrounded with beautiful locations and a beach in center makes Goa a perfect destination to visit in the world.
This collection of 1,190 islands satisfies the dreams of every newlywed and beach bum it’s a heavenly paradise. Islands all around and lavish resorts, over-the-water bungalows, colorful reefs and crystal blue waves releases everything from mind and makes you feel a life in heaven.
6. Mount Everest, Nepal
Mount Everest in Nepal is the highest mountain in the world. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas. Its peak is 8,848 meters (29,029 ft) above sea level and is the fifth furthest point from the centre of the Earth.
7. Boracay, Visayas, Philippines
Located approximately 315 km south of Manila, Boracay is a small island in the Philippines. It is one of the best Islands that you will visit in Asia. You can escape the heavily touristic White Beach to Bulabog Beach to the east, which because it’s wilder and windier is a favorite windsurfing spot, and to the long and quiet Puka Beach to the north.
8. Shifen Waterfall, Taiwan
Located in Pingxi District, Taiwan, on the upper reaches of the Keelung River, Shifen Waterfall is the best scenic waterfall you would have ever visited. It is a major tourist attraction in Taiwan and of course in Asia.
9. Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi is the capital and the second largest city of the United Arab Emirates. It is a largest and most populated area among the seven member emirates of the United Arab Emirates. You will get to see huge buildings, big airports, and big sandy mountains in Abu Dhabi.
10. Bali, Indonesia
Bali is one of the paradises on earth; Bali is an island and the smallest province of Indonesia. This beautiful island offers you spectacular mountain scenery and beautiful beaches with warm and friendly people, a vibrant culture and out of this world resorts.
Hanoi is a capital of Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. It is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. Vietnam is a strip of land shaped like the letter “S”. It is also a transport junction from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.
12. Hong Kong, China
Hong Kong is an important hub in East Asia with global connections to many of the world’s cities. It is indeed a unique destination that has absorbed people and cultural influences from places as diverse as Vietnam and Vancouver and proudly proclaims itself Asia’s World City.
13. Colored Volcanic Crater Lakes, Kelimutu , Indonesia
It is a mysterious colored volcanic crater lake in Indonesia. Kelimutu is a volcano close to the town of Moni in central of Flores Island in Indonesia. These lakes change color over time by chemical reaction of any minerals contained in the lake triggered by volcano gas activity. It is a beauty to see and this place is well-known and very famous destinations in the world.
14. Kyoto, Japan
Kyoto is a city located in the central part of the island of Honshu, Japan, having a population close to 1.5 million. It is served as the capital of Japan. This place offers you large wooden terrace, beautiful temple not actually covered in silver, temple building covered in gold, town with shrine in the northern mountains and much more. It is a great fun to visit this place.
15. Seoul, South Korea
Seoul is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea and is a largest city in South Korea. This part of South Korea has become a headquarters for many international companies. Currently it is the headquarters of companies like Samsung, LG, Hyundai and Kia. It is a soul of Asia and a memorable place to visit.
These were 15 best places to visit in Asia, although it doesn’t end here because there are many and many other beautiful places in Asia that probably we will be coving later on. However, these above mentioned places are the best among all and are considered as the best destinations to visit.