Countries in South East Asia do have a monsoon season which comes with a lot of rain and varies from country to country. During dry season you have a less humid air and pleasant warm temperatures which makes it the main season for tourists.
Most travelers avoid the rainy season but it has its benefits: The nature is more lush, waterfalls are massive and the hotel prices are lower. Therefore you should plan a few backup days in case you have to cancel a plan because of rain.
The famous cherry blossom season in japan, called hanami, is happening between the end of March until the beginning of May, depending on the location: In Tokyo the cherry blossoms are in their most beautiful flowering stage at the beginning of April.
There is no bad time to travel to Asia – it really depends on where you wanna go and what you wanna experience.
Asia and especially South East Asia is famous for backpackers from all around the world.
Here you find some of the most incredible beaches, wildlife and nature – impressive waterfalls, endless jungle and incredible mountain views. The metropoles are crazy and nothing you have ever seen before. The temples are mysterious and the food delicious.
Also Central Asia with countries like Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan is worth a trip. The countries are less touristy and you still can feel the traditional charm of these places.
The Maldives are the most famous honeymoon destination with some incredible luxury hotels, unique islands and a rich maritime life.
In Asia you can find some of the most budget friendly destinations in the world. It’s not difficult to travel for less than 20 EUR per day. You should plan around 30-50 EUR for regular expenses in most areas.
In Asian cities like Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo or Shanghai you should expect way higher prices and plan at least 150-200 EUR per day. They all belong to the Top 10 of the most expensive cities worldwide.
27. March 2020