Asia is the largest continent in the world, with the largest population and diverse culture and heritage. There are so many countries to explore in Asia. The geography of this continent is so varied and rich- from the majestic Himalayas to the vast oceans, the dense forests, and the stretched deserts. The climate also changes as per the location. One thing that Asia guarantees is exquisite locales, tasty cuisines, heart-warming locals and a once in a lifetime experience. Here are five places that you can visit in Asia.
Mount Fuji, Japan
Mount Fuji is an active volcano but hasn’t erupted since 1708. It is one of the most magnificent snow-capped mountains in Japan and is one of Japan’s Three Holy Mountains. At the base of this mountain is a dense forest known as The Suicide Forest. People come to take pictures of this exquisite heritage site. The visual experience makes it truly worth it.
Phuket is Thailand’s largest island with the best beaches, soft, clean sand, and turquoise water. Maximum tourists visit the Kalama, Hat Karon, and kata beaches from November to February. The coral reefs are a beautiful site, and exciting activities like snorkelling, island hopping, and sea kayaking are in most demand. Do visit the 45- meter tall Big Buddha covered with Burmese marble.
Hoi An, Vietnam
Hoi An is an ancient city in Vietnam and has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is one of the oldest trading ports with beautiful architecture. The Chinese tilted roofs, French Colonial shutters, narrow alleys, and religious buildings give a historical feel to this place. The lantern festival celebrated every full moon circle with thousands of lanterns and candles to create a beautiful and serene sight. When travelling to Asia, do not miss this city.
India is a beautiful land of rich culture and varied heritage. There are 22 languages spoken in this country with different religious beliefs, living together harmoniously. Although Jaipur is not the prime city in India, it is one of the most beautiful cities. Jaipur is known as Pink City, with excellent craftsmanship and artistry. Block printing, blue pottery, stone carvings and Bandhni are the most popular designs and crafts you can carry home. It is one of the best shopping destinations in India. Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Amer Fort, and Jantar Mantar speak volumes about India’s culture and architecture.
Bali is one of the most beautiful and serene destinations in Asia. Beautifully carved temples, golden beaches, and picturesque swaying palm trees make it a gorgeous honeymoon destination. Bali is also very spiritual. Pura Goa Lawah, Tanah Lot, Gunung Lebah, the active volcano on Mount Batur, makes it to the top of the tourist attractions. These are one of the top-rated places that must be on your bucket list when you are visiting Asia.