Popular Cities in Asia - Page 2

Top cities in Asia, page 2, based on popularity among TravBuddy members.

Hiroshima #101 most popular location
Capital of the Hiroshima Prefecture located in the Chugoku Region in Honshu, the largest island of Japan, Hiroshima has a history stretching back to the 16th century when it was first founded…
67travelers 33reviews 44blogs
Tagaytay #102 most popular location
Tagaytay is as close to paradise as one can find. Tagaytay is located in the Province of Cavite, one of the many provinces in Luzon. It is approximately 56 kilometer south of Manila. With…
17travelers 37reviews 24blogs
Coron #103 most popular location
One of the most popular diving spots on the planet, Coron has been listed in such publications as Forbes Traveler Magazine as one of the top 10 best scuba diving sites around the world in rel…
50travelers 44reviews 23blogs
Nagoya #104 most popular location
Despite being a sizeable city (Japan’s fourth largest), Nagoya seems to account for a minimal tourist draw. Perhaps it’s the financial focus, or the abundance of car manufacturing plants …
70travelers 80reviews 23blogs
Kandy #105 most popular location
This sacred Buddhist site, popularly known as the city of Senkadagalapura, was the last capital of the Sinhala kings whose patronage enabled the Dinahala culture to flourish for more than 2,5…
122travelers 37reviews 25blogs
Busan #106 most popular location
Busan (also named as Pusan) is the second largest city of South Korea. Its fame is due to numerous festivals, exhibitions, and events. For this reason, most of its visitors go there for a spe…
148travelers 32reviews 39blogs
Goa #107 most popular location
Goa, a medley people, culture and festivals. A land of scenic beauty, pristine beaches. It is the smallest state of India with and area 3.702 Square Kilometers and lies along the western coas…
854travelers 77reviews 40blogs
Sapporo #108 most popular location
61travelers 11reviews 16blogs
Ko Chang #109 most popular location
Located just 300 kilometers southeast from Bangkok, in Trat Province near the Cambodian border, Ko Chang is Thailand's second largest island after Phuket and , amazingly, largely overlooked. …
8travelers 16reviews 13blogs
Manali #110 most popular location
Manali is the northernmost village/city of the Kullu Valley, Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 2050 m altitude, surrounded by 4000 m+ peaks. Manali is a main tourist attraction, for backpack…
104travelers 16reviews 11blogs
Macau #111 most popular location
53travelers 57reviews 8blogs
Baku #112 most popular location
The largest city in the Caucasus, and the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku is a coastal city on the southern section of the Absheron Peninsula as it juts out into the Caspian Sea. Along with being…
194travelers 55reviews 92blogs
Hakone #113 most popular location
Located in the far western section of the Kanagaaw Prefecture on the eastern side of Hakone Pass sits Hakone. To this day it is counted as one of the first tourist destinations in Japan, and …
3travelers 16reviews 18blogs
Ayutthaya #114 most popular location
One of the oldest and most legendary cities in the ancient world was Ayutthaya, otherwise known by its full name of Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya. Founded in 1350 as the headquarters for the kingd…
17travelers 27reviews 49blogs
Wuxi #115 most popular location
Wuxi (simplified Chinese: 无锡; traditional Chinese: 無錫; former spellings: Wu-shi, Wushi, or Wu-hsi; lit. "Without Tin" Wuxi is an old city in Jiangsu province, People's Republic …
18travelers 1reviews
Bohol #116 most popular location
The stunning Philippine island of Bohol is a natural wonder, perfectly shielded from the vicious weather that blights many of the other nearby islands by being shielded on all sides, and so a…
91travelers 46reviews 55blogs
Surabaya #117 most popular location
Surabaya is the capital of East Java, where peoples from there are considered rude among Indonesians from the way they talk is a bit loud and often using java language. If you are planning…
201travelers 35reviews 9blogs
Taichung #118 most popular location
100travelers 5reviews 4blogs
Davao #119 most popular location
Davao City in southern Philippines —the de facto cultural, economic and political epicenter of Mindanao— is voted the country's most liveable urban center for many years running. Davao's …
80travelers 26reviews 8blogs
Gili Trawangan #120 most popular location
A small island very close to Lombok. You can reach Gili Trawangan by using timber ships with a duration of about 45 minutes from (Bangsal Harbour)Lombok. There are group of islands called G…
39travelers 40reviews 28blogs
Munnar #121 most popular location
Munnar is nestled in Western Ghats of India, and one of the most popular hillside regions in the state of Kerala. The nearest large city is Kochi which is 5 hours drive by road. The road cond…
29travelers 28reviews 13blogs
Puerto Galera #122 most popular location
Puerto Galera is Oriental Mindoro's asset, as it is blessed with one of the world’s most beautiful natural harbors. In fact, it was named as 2005's Most Beautiful Bay. It is world-famous …
34travelers 27reviews 10blogs
Zhuhai #123 most popular location
Zhuhai is situated in the southwest of Pearl River Delta of Guangdong Province. It faces Hong Kong on the east across the Lingding Ocean, Macau on the south, Xinhui and Taishan on the west, a…
24travelers 4reviews 18blogs
Angkor #124 most popular location
As Angkor’s most famous temple complex, Angkor Wat is an inarguable highlight of Cambodia, or rather, of the region. Because of its status, the monument has been put onto the flags of Cambo…
223travelers 57reviews 48blogs
Zhengzhou #125 most popular location
29travelers 2reviews 12blogs
El Nido #126 most popular location
Nestled on the northern tip of Palawan Island, known for being the gateway to the Bacuit Archipelago, and the most amazing locations on the face of the earth, El Nido sits as a tiny town of s…
64travelers 40reviews 35blogs
Panglao #127 most popular location
Panglao Island is situated at the south of Tagbilaran City (capital of Bohol province). Both islands (Bohol and Panglao) are connected by a bridge so no need to take the boat to reach there.…
3travelers 37reviews 6blogs
Johor Bahru #128 most popular location
Johor Bahru is the capital city of Johor in southern Malaysia. The city of Johor Bahru is located at 1°29′N, 103°44′E. The city council administers the highly developed southern central…
162travelers 14reviews 6blogs
Amritsar #129 most popular location
Amritsar is a city in the northwestern part of India and is the administrative headquarters of Amritsar district in the state of Punjab, India.Amritsar is 32 kilometres (20 mi) east of Lahore…
80travelers 30reviews 32blogs
Ko Phi Phi Don #130 most popular location
8travelers 19reviews 5blogs
Huangshan #131 most popular location
"To enjoy the magnificence of a mountain, you have to look upwards in most cases. To enjoy Mount Huangshan, however, you've got to look downward". Huangshan, or Yellow Mountain, is a UNESC…
10travelers 15reviews 6blogs
Dali #132 most popular location
Dali, a laid back place ideal for people who want to spend a nice day or two in a "real" chinese town with a friendly atmosphere. The old town of Dali is one of the only old Chinese towns th…
4travelers 6reviews 11blogs
Haikou #133 most popular location
9travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Nanning #134 most popular location
A large commercial city, Nanning is a stopping point for people travelling to Vietnam, or for those who have travelled into China from Vietnam. The city buzzes with life and people are fri…
21travelers 9reviews 16blogs
Takayama #135 most popular location
Takayama, a city in the Gifu Prefecture, is located as some would say "the Alps" of Japan. With 100.000 people living there it sounds like a big city, but as there are hardly any high rise th…
5travelers 16reviews 12blogs
Fuzhou #136 most popular location
24travelers 6reviews 4blogs
Foshan #137 most popular location
16travelers 1reviews
Naha #138 most popular location
Naha is the main city of Okinawa. On first site it looks a bit 'boro-boro' or rundown, but there are many amazing aspects of this city ready to be uncovered. Bright gaudy colours line the mai…
6travelers 5reviews
Lhasa #139 most popular location
There are a vast number of places one could define as “mystical”, but few could lay claim to defining the word. Referenced as the “Land of the Gods” in the native tongue, Lhasa stands…
145travelers 22reviews 60blogs
Puerto Princesa City #140 most popular location
Puerto Princesa is the westernmost city of the Philippines, the second largest in area (after Davao City), and yet sparsely populated. It is the capital of the Philippines' Last Frontier, the…
28travelers 19reviews 3blogs
Srinagar #141 most popular location
The Kashmir valley sprawls scenically at 1730 meters above sea-level between two majestic mountain ranges; the Great Himalayan Range to the south and the Pir Panjal Range to the north. Srinag…
76travelers 8reviews 13blogs
Nara #142 most popular location
Shrouded from the modern travelers by its more famous cousin, Kyoto, Nara stands as one of the more beautiful and historical cities in Japan, yet despite its various temples and World Heritag…
28travelers 20reviews 38blogs
Hakuba #143 most popular location
Located on the main Honshu island in Japan, Hakuba is a town nestled in the beautiful mountains. Approximately an hours travel by bus from Nagano, the host city of the 1998 Winter Olympics, H…
6travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Mysore #144 most popular location
Mysore could be considered the cultural capital of Karnataka state. Mysore is famous for the Mysore palace and surrounding structures from the Wodeyar dynasty and Tipu Sultan's empire. Mysore…
109travelers 20reviews 17blogs
Rishikesh #145 most popular location
Rishikesh is a pilgrimage place near Haridwar in Uttaranchal, ganges flows in from the heart of this city. The city has many ashrams (Holy Place for Hindus where people live) for staying, Hot…
105travelers 22reviews 22blogs
Yangshuo #146 most popular location
There is intimate…and then there’s intimate. Yangshuo is the latter. With the Li River bordering on one side, and the breath-taking scenery of the karst mountains surrounding in every dir…
28travelers 25reviews 74blogs
Can Tho #147 most popular location
With an estimated population of 1,121,000 as of 2004, Can Tho, from "cam thi giang" meaning river of poems, is the biggest city in the Mekong Delta. It constitutes as an independent municipal…
10travelers 13reviews 22blogs
Vung Tau #148 most popular location
Vung Tau is located 130 km east of Ho Chi Minh City, and can be reached by bus, hydrofoil, or personal transportation. The city is a popular weekend getaway for locals due to its extensive b…
21travelers 10reviews 8blogs
Pushkar #149 most popular location
Pushkar is a town in the state of Rajasthan in India near Ajmer, about 11 Kilometers away, and is an important tourist destination. Pushkar is famous for the Pushkar Lake and the 14th century…
19travelers 18reviews 38blogs
Yokohama #150 most popular location
Lying south of Tokyo but part of the large eastern conurbation in the Kanto region lies Japan's second largest city Yokohama. With over 3.6 million people, Yokohama has an identity of its own…
81travelers 30reviews 18blogs
Phan Thiet #151 most popular location
5travelers 9reviews 4blogs
Hualien #152 most popular location
Hualien is one of the Eastern provinces of Taiwan, originally named by the Japanese as "Karen", meaning recurrent waves. With the Central Mountain Range on the West and Pacific Ocean to the E…
17travelers 13reviews 9blogs
Cha-am #153 most popular location
The Amphoe (district) Cha Am is a beach resort in central Thailand. Cha Am is a kind of insider's tip cause the place is not really well-known. A lot of Thai people spend their holidays in …
1travelers 6reviews 26blogs
Shimla #154 most popular location
Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh. In 1864, Shimla was declared the summer capital of the British Raj in India. A popular tourist destination, Shimla is often referred to as the …
93travelers 4reviews 8blogs
Kobe #155 most popular location
Kobe is the sixth-largest city in Japan, with a population of around 1.5 million. Kobe is the capital of Hyōgo Prefecture and is situated on the Island of Honshū, about 30 km west of Osaka…
40travelers 9reviews 12blogs
Ulaanbaatar #156 most popular location
Shrouded in mystery over the years as a city without a permanent location, changing periodically over the years as a result of centuries’ worth of tradition, Ulaanbaatar is the capital and …
175travelers 44reviews 63blogs
Ahmedabad #157 most popular location
Ahmedabad, also called the walled city has a lot to offer. It is perhaps one of those Indian cities which is a unique blend of Muslim and Hindu cultures. For the ones fascinated by heritage a…
261travelers 18reviews 3blogs
Guiyang #158 most popular location
8travelers 2reviews 3blogs
Negombo #159 most popular location
Negombo situated by the shores of a lagoon by the same name once has been a trading port for Portugese and Dutch and is a ideal place for those who want quick access to and from the airport. …
50travelers 26reviews 13blogs
Jeju #160 most popular location
Koreans pronounce it as "Jeju-Do" so if you look around online for Cheju, you may have a difficult time.
57travelers 9reviews 10blogs
Hat Yai #161 most popular location
Hat Yai (also known as Haad Yai / Had Yai) is a city in southern Thailand near the boundary to Malaysia. Geographical location 7°1′N, 100°28′E. With a population of 155,585 (2005) in …
22travelers 14reviews 14blogs
Nanchang #162 most popular location
12travelers 2blogs
Dhaka #163 most popular location
Dhaka is the capital of Bangladesh and the principal city of Dhaka District. Located on the banks of the Buriganga River, Dhaka, along with its metropolitan area, has a population of 20 milli…
450travelers 15reviews 24blogs
Nikko #164 most popular location
Containing some of Japan's most epic scenery in the form of mountains, waterfalls, and winding trails that carve their way through the hills of the Nikko National Park, the small city of Nikk…
4travelers 10reviews 15blogs
Pasay City #165 most popular location
Despite being one of the smaller cities of Metro Manila, Pasay City has a lot of frequently visited tourist spots. It also is home to the international gateway of the Philippines, the Ninoy A…
26travelers 50reviews 6blogs
Phang Nga #166 most popular location
Phang Nga is a province in Thailand which is directly north of Phuket island. Several people do not realise that they actually have been to Phang Nga thinking that they were in Phuket. Ph…
8travelers 8reviews 7blogs
Quezon City #167 most popular location
Quezon City is the former capital (1948-1976) and the most populous city in the Philippines. Located on the island of Luzon, Quezon City (popularly known to Filipinos as simply QC) is one of …
339travelers 31reviews 21blogs
Sagada #168 most popular location
A quiet mountain town located in a Filipino backwater, Sagada is famed for an unusual combination of coffins and caving, as well as the chance for visitors to pour into the local wilderness o…
57travelers 41reviews 38blogs
Batam #169 most popular location
Spanning 45km X 25km, this small yet busy island of Indonesia has a population of close to a million people, and holds hundreds of multinational owned factories, towns and shopping centers. I…
33travelers 16reviews 9blogs
Incheon #170 most popular location
Incheon is like a twin city to the more famous capital of Seoul. However, it has established itself as a major transportation center in Asia. As a matter of fact, Incheon International airpor…
43travelers 17reviews 6blogs
Sandakan #171 most popular location
Sandakan is easily accessible from Kota Kinabalu or Kuala Lumpur and is a pretty quiet place on it's own. There is of course the contemplative Sandakan Memorial Park, which is stood on a …
21travelers 25reviews 19blogs
Galle #172 most popular location
The capital of the southern province is a city with a colourful history. UNESCO declared World Heritage Site the magnificent Dutch fort is the most popular attraction of the town. 300 year ol…
61travelers 15reviews 19blogs
Phu Quoc #173 most popular location
Phú Quốc is the largest island of Vietnam. The district of Phú Quốc includes the island proper and 21 smaller isles. The district seat, Dương Đông, which is located on the west coas…
17travelers 15reviews 26blogs
Ipoh #174 most popular location
Ipoh is the capital of Perak, a state in Malaysia. It is about a three hours car drive (or five hour bus drive) from Kuala Lumpur via the North-South Expressway. Ipoh is a slow paced city…
114travelers 39reviews 12blogs
Bagan #175 most popular location
Bagan was founded in the eleventh century by King Anawratha, who introduced Therevada Buddhism to the region and started off the enthusiasm for temple building. The landscape is dotted wit…
30travelers 28reviews 39blogs
Tainan #176 most popular location
Tainan is the oldest city in Taiwan and was the capital for over 200 years before Taipei became the capital. It is famous for it's local snack food, Taoist rites and other living local tradit…
58travelers 15reviews 2blogs
Patong #177 most popular location
Patong Beach is a little easy and caotic village on Phuket island's west coast. It is the main tourist resort in Phuket. It contains an important centre of Phuket's nightlife and is the centr…
25travelers 23reviews 28blogs
Angeles City #178 most popular location
Angeles City is a first class city located in the central plains of Pampanga province in Luzon, about 80km. (50 miles) north of Metro Manila. Until the early 90s, the economy of Angeles C…
45travelers 13reviews 8blogs
Sukhothai #179 most popular location
Sukhothai is a historical city in Thailand. It was the first capital of Siam and was founded in the 13th century and its dynasty lasted over 200 years. King Ramkhamhaeng is the most famous ki…
11travelers 11reviews 24blogs
Palawan #180 most popular location
Palawan - the long, narrow island in the southwestern part of the Philippines - has often been called the last frontier of the Philppines: there remain indigenous tribes that have not fully i…
168travelers 27reviews 18blogs
Solo #181 most popular location
SOLO , also called SURAKARTA or SALA is city in Central of Java Indonesia. SOLO nearby with Yogyakarta (60 kilometers east of Yogyakarta) and Semarang( 100 kilometers south of Semarang ). So…
22travelers 25reviews 3blogs
Manado #182 most popular location
Manado is the second largest city and capital of North Sulawesi. It is situated on the northern most tip of Sulawesi at the Bay of Manado and is surrounded by a mountainous area. The city is…
44travelers 10reviews 6blogs
Alleppey #183 most popular location
Alleppey also knows as Alappuzha is a city in the district of Alappuzha of state of Kerala, India. One of the important tourist destination in India with canal, backwaters, beaches and la…
15travelers 8reviews 15blogs
Mandalay #184 most popular location
As the former capital of Myanmar in 1861, Mandalay was one of the last places which retained its king until the arrival of the British in 1885. Nowadays, Mandalay is well known for retaining …
41travelers 42reviews 29blogs
Candolim #185 most popular location
Candolim Beach is located in North Goa. This beach is largely visited by foreign travelers. The beach itself is not the cleanest Goa has to offer and has a large rusting hulk of an old tanke…
3travelers 7reviews 5blogs
Nagasaki #186 most popular location
Nagasaki is the capital of Nagasaki Prefecture. It is located on the Japanese island of Kyushu. Nagasaki was one of the first areas of Japan to open up to contact with the outside world s…
23travelers 16reviews 16blogs
Nuwara Eliya #187 most popular location
Situated at around 2000m above sea level and surrounded by lush tea plantations Nuwara Eliya is the main hill resort of Sri Lanka and the heart of the tea industry. Once a pleasure retreat of…
9travelers 10reviews 8blogs
Makassar #188 most popular location
Makassar or commonly known as Ujung Pandang,is the capital of South Sulawesi province of Indonesia. It is the largest town on the island of Sulawesi, and has many interesting places to vis…
43travelers 14reviews 9blogs
Gangtok #189 most popular location
Gangtok (meaning the 'Hill Top') is the largest city and the capital of the Indian state of Sikkim. The soaring Mt. K2 (Kanchenjunga) is seen from most parts of the city. This splendid cit…
31travelers 1reviews 18blogs
Narita #190 most popular location
Narita is the city that a big number of foreign travelers go through since it is where the Japan's biggest international airport is located. Although this airport is sometimes called "New Tok…
8travelers 24reviews 18blogs
Battambang #191 most popular location
Battambang the second largest city in Cambodia is a very beautiful area to tour in. With countryside scenery unique to Cambodia. It also has some good sites not so far out of town such as Phn…
16travelers 16reviews 37blogs
Baguio City #192 most popular location
Baguio City is known as the Philippine's Summer Capital. This is a distinction given to it by the Philippine Commission on June 1, 1903. Baguio was incorporated as a chartered city by the Phi…
43travelers 20reviews 7blogs
Sendai #193 most popular location
17travelers 4blogs
Mui Ne #194 most popular location
Mui Ne is a small beach town and only 200km away from Saigon. Mui Ne was named by local fishing people because this is the shelter in stormy season. "Mui" means cape and "Ne" means hiding or …
16travelers 13reviews 37blogs
Cameron Highlands #195 most popular location
Located high in the mountains in the northeastern section of Pahang, Malaysia, the Cameron Highlands are much like the name suggests: mountainous. This is a landscape of rolling hills covered…
17travelers 10reviews 40blogs
Luoyang #196 most popular location
Luoyang is the place to stay if visiting the Shaolin monestary or Longmen grottoes. The bus station has many departures there daily. Other than this, there are not many 'real' attractions in …
5travelers 1reviews 10blogs
Hengchun #197 most popular location
2travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Almaty #198 most popular location
Almaty is the former capital and still largest city in Kazakhstan, with a population of 1,348,500 (as of 1 September 2008).This represents 9% of the population of the country. It was the c…
142travelers 9reviews 29blogs
Kanazawa #199 most popular location
10travelers 3reviews 7blogs
Nusa Lembongan #200 most popular location
Nusa Lembongan is a small island off the east of Bali well known for its famous surf breaks and seaweed cultivation. Holiday makers flock to 'Mushroom Bay' for white sand and clear blue wa…
5travelers 10reviews 5blogs