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List of the best Asian countries to visit, as ranked by world travelers, avid tourists, and Asian culture experts. Any fan of Asian culture has always dreamed of the day when they could explore the interesting cities and taste the exotic cuisine of their favorite Asian countries. Over the past few decades many Asian countries have become extremely welcoming to tourists, with many hot spots specifically designed with adventurous travelers in mind. Countries like Singapore and Japan are often home to business people from all over the world, so there are many English speaking natives who are accommodating to travelers. This list answers the question, “What are the best Asian countries for travelers?”

The countries on this list are the best that Asia has to offer for visitors. Cities like Bangkok encompass everything a tourist could want, including golden palaces, historical temples, and shopping centers filled with all the culture you could ever want. Tokyo, Japan is the Mecca for pop culture lovers around the world. China has the best food that any fan of Asian culture could ever dream of trying. So now you know where to go in Asia.

No matter why you want to travel to Asia, the countries on this list have just what you need. With friendly natives, fun activities, and glorious sights, there’s nothing more you can ask for in a vacation.

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792 341
Japan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Japan Tokyo

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2
718 346
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Thailand Bangkok

3
700 330
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
South Korea Seoul

4
708 328
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Singapore Singapore

5
590 322
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Vietnam Hanoi

6
605 287
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Indonesia Jakarta

7
1,084 811
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Nepal Kathmandu

8
302 182
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

9
482 211
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Philippines Manila

10
485 370
China is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
China Beijing

11
486 288
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Cambodia Phnom Penh

12
298 126
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit

13
443 265
Myanmar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Myanmar Naypyidaw

14
368 254
Laos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Laos Vientiane

15
368 308
Taiwan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Taiwan Taipei

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16
203 112
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Turkey Ankara

17
527 499
India is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
India New Delhi

18
158 97
Maldives is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Maldives Malé

19
163 89
Mongolia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Mongolia Ulan Bator

20
176 97
Kazakhstan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Kazakhstan Astana

21
163 97
Armenia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Armenia Yerevan

22
101 98
Uzbekistan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Uzbekistan Tashkent

23
218 162
Isreal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Isreal

24
122 107
Kyrgyzstan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Kyrgyzstan Bishkek

25
95 91
Timor-Leste is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit

26
89 79
Azerbaijan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Azerbaijan Baku

27
106 104
Brunei is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Brunei Bandar Seri Begawan

28
89 88
Turkmenistan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Turkmenistan Ashgabat

29
74 86
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Shahid Khan added Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

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30
120 136
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Bangladesh Dhaka

31
99 115
Bhutan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Bhutan Thimphu

32
79 93
Tajikistan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Tajikistan Dushanbe

33
21 75
Qatar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Qatar Doha

34
29 58
Iran is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
sogol added Iran Tehran

35
26 68
Oman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Oman Muscat

36
21 73
Kuwait is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Kuwait Kuwait City

37
99 283
Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
ahmad-sahi added Pakistan Islamabad

38
18 73
Bahrain is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Bahrain Manama