Travelling in Far East Asia is an enchanting journey through vibrant cultures, rich histories, and captivating landscapes. From the ancient temples and traditions of Japan to the bustling metropolises of South Korea and the vast landscapes of China, this region offers a blend of modernity and timeless beauty. Discover the allure of Far East Asia as you immerse yourself in diverse culinary delights, explore ancient landmarks, and witness breathtaking natural wonders.
People travel to Far East Asia for a variety of reasons, but here are three of the most popular ones:
Ancient Cultural Heritage
Far East Asia is home to rich and ancient cultural heritage that spans thousands of years. The region showcases remarkable historical sites such as the Great Wall of China, the Forbidden City in Beijing, the temples of Kyoto in Japan, and the palaces of Seoul in South Korea. Travelers can immerse themselves in the traditions, customs, and art forms that have shaped the vibrant cultures of these countries.
Scenic Natural Landscapes
China enchants with its majestic mountains like Zhangjiajie and the Li River’s karst formations. Jiuzhaigou Valley’s colorful lakes and the dramatic Yangtze River gorges add to its natural wonders. Japan captivates with iconic Mount Fuji, cherry blossom-filled parks, and the serene beauty of Hokkaido. Tranquil bamboo groves and traditional gardens provide moments of peace in both countries.
Far East Asia is home to some of the world’s most dynamic and futuristic cities. From the bustling streets of Tokyo with its vibrant nightlife and cutting-edge technology to the skyscrapers of Shanghai, the shopping mecca of Hong Kong, and the bustling markets of Seoul, these modern metropolises offer a vibrant blend of cultural experiences, culinary delights, and urban adventures.
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Popular tour destinations in the Far East
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Seoul is a wonderful contrast of the old and the new, the DMZ is like nowhere else on Earth and Jeju Island is an off the beaten track destination home to incredible natural wonders. See it all with our South Korea tours.
Culturally vibrant Japan is a fantastic adventure travel destination. Offering ancient temples, incredible food, spectacular natural wonders and an incredibly reliable public transport network.
Travel to China is back on the menu and this country has lost none of what makes it special. From the chaos of Beijing to the tranquillity of Yangshuo. From the Great Wall to the Terracotta Warriors and the pandas of Chengdu.
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