travel The Best Asian Countries to Visit  

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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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1,198 525
Japan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Japan Tokyo

2
929 535
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Thailand Bangkok

3
937 491
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
South Korea Seoul

4
906 469
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Singapore Singapore

5
714 484
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Vietnam Hanoi

6
718 350
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Philippines Manila

7
1,256 948
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Nepal Kathmandu

8
751 429
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Indonesia Jakarta

9
408 308
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

10
834 651
India is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
India New Delhi

11
593 541
China is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
China Beijing

12
425 211
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit

13
552 394
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Cambodia Phnom Penh

14
307 191
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Turkey Ankara

The Best Southeast Asian Countries to Visit

15
441 381
Taiwan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Taiwan Taipei

16
410 325
Laos is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Laos Vientiane

17
493 352
Myanmar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Myanmar Naypyidaw

18
229 157
Maldives is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Maldives Malé

19
213 155
Mongolia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Mongolia Ulan Bator

20
221 161
Kazakhstan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Kazakhstan Astana

21
196 165
Armenia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Armenia Yerevan

The Best Countries for Nightlife

22
140 156
Uzbekistan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Uzbekistan Tashkent

23
276 238
Isreal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Isreal

24
138 140
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Shahid Khan added Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

25
146 163
Kyrgyzstan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Kyrgyzstan Bishkek

26
126 132
Azerbaijan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Davy040 added Azerbaijan Baku

27
148 165
Bhutan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Bhutan Thimphu

28
129 159
Brunei is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Brunei Bandar Seri Begawan

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29
112 148
Timor-Leste is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit

30
166 214
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Bangladesh Dhaka

31
104 138
Turkmenistan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Turkmenistan Ashgabat

32
101 133
Tajikistan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Tajikistan Dushanbe

33
56 125
Qatar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Qatar Doha

34
62 115
Oman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Oman Muscat

35
186 372
Pakistan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
ahmad-sahi added Pakistan Islamabad

36
64 113
Iran is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
sogol added Iran Tehran

37
54 118
Bahrain is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Bahrain Manama

38
54 123
Kuwait is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Ramy Al Masry added Kuwait Kuwait City

39
91 151
North Korea is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Asian Countries to Visit
Guest_7e0895be-a2e4-4920-9b94-084b2027a643 added North Korea Pyongyang