Top 10 Beautiful Countries in Asia

Asia is home to the most beautiful countries in the world.  Almost 30% of the world’s land is occupied by the Asian continent. It’s the continent with four natural seasons and many historical rich cultural countries. From Christianity, Muslims to Buddhism and communism every religion and its origin is from Asia. As of man-made structures from the Wall of China to the Taj Mahal, Burj Khalifa to Lotus Temple and from Mount Everest to the Himalayas are present in the Asian continent. It is hard to pick the top 10 most beautiful countries in Asia. We have chosen the following countries based on their beauty, rich culture, the people and their hospitality, man-made structures, beaches, and mountains.

1. China

Top 10 Beautiful Countries in Asia

China is the most populated country in the world and is famous for its diversity and supreme beauty from the northeast side, where The Wall of China begins to the Yunnan Province that stretches to 9 provinces and municipalities, the whole scenery is epic and breathtaking. The natural beauty of China is described by the following places the Yellow Mountains where pine trees grow from the oddly shaped rocks and the clouds covering the fields and the water coming from the ground is heated. Zhangjiajie where precipitous pillars of rocks are present and deep valley with a forest worth to photographs and Li River where the karst hills make you speechless and you can fix a boat to visit the river.

These have inspired many poets and painters for their beauty. China also has famous for its building structures like the Palace Museum known as Forbidden City present in the center of Beijing built by the ancient Kings or dynasties of Qing Ming and a thousand years of legacy of china and a gateway to modern China. City Wall of Xian is a fort an example of safety and defense of the city in ancient times. Modern buildings include Shangai Tower the second tallest building after Burj Khalifa with a height of 632 meters and have 121 floors, second is Bird’s Nest i.e. nickname for Beijing National Stadium located in Olympic Green. The steel beams are weaved in like nest structure hence the name bird’s nest and it has hosted the Olympic of 2008.

2. Philipines

Philippine is the one of the most beautiful countries in Asia. It has various charming locations. Its capital is Manila. Many people live in different areas so that they speak various languages. The Philippines received a total of 960 votes to be contained in the list of best foods and best travel countries of the globe. Some beaches of the Philippines are included in the worldwide best beaches. Beaches are quite amazing having clear crystal water; you would see fishing boats on the beaches; that scene touches the heart of many tourists. 

If you are wondering about the best beaches experience and explore some historic places too in Asia then you must list Philipines on top because it has award-winning beaches, volcano, hills that look like chocolate and historical places to explore. Palawan city is best to start with because it has the best beaches. It has the longest navigable underground river Puerto Princesa which is a UNESCO World Heritage and is a gateway to many adventures and attractions. Cebu is the next best place to explore the beaches, ferry network and most of all Spanish-colonial heritage. Cebu is the most visited tourist spot in Philipines.

Banaue Rice Terraces is 2000 years old the legacy of Ifugao Tribe. It is the carved terraces in the mountain to plant rice and these were carved without modern tools and worth seeing. Chocolate hills are another best spot in the Philipines. These are more than 1200  mounds scattered in Bohol and symmetrical in shape covered by grass. In the dry season, the grass becomes the brown hence the name Chocolate hills. The next best spot in the Philipines is the Puerto Galera where the white beaches with clear blue water are amazing and can find hundred of marine species.

3. Thailand

Thailand is home to some of Asia’s best and beautiful beaches and Buddas historical places. Thailand is also known as the land of smiles. The most beautiful place to visit Thailand is the Thailand islands where one can explore white sand beaches clear crystal blue water. The capital city of Thailand is Bangkok. It is home to many historical places like The Grand Palace for its amazing structure and Sunday Walking Street to enjoy the best Thai foods.

Ayuthaya city built by Siam and has more than 400 Budda temples. later it was attacked by Burmese in 1767 and it is registered as UNESCO World Heritage. Thailand has also bridge built-in second world war in Kanchanaburi over River Kwai. There are also national parks in beside it worth to watch and photograph. Thailand’s most wildlife reservoir is Khai Sok National Park where white elephants, red-robbed monkeys, barking deers, and many species are present.

4. Japan

Japan is also a well-known country in this word. It has a lot of beautiful places to visit. Tourists have been attracted by Japan’s precious historical places, which are quite attractive. Tokyo is the capital of Japan. Almost the Japanese language is spoken in Japan. This country remained 14th in the list of worldwide best countries to visit. 

Japan is the country where you can find both beautiful beaches, blossom flowers and ultramodern city like Tokyo with busy streets, youth coped with fashions and restaurants full of every kind of food. Despite being attacked with atomic bombs this nation has progressed from any other country in the world. It has also the rich history that dates back to thousands of years. Japan’s most old structures are Shinto and Buddhist temples.

The most visited place or face of Japan is Mount Fuji wit a height of 3776 m. It can be seen from Tokyo despite a 100 km distance in between them. Mount Fuji is best for climbing, hiking, and camping and annually climbed by a million people. In Tokyo with hundreds of modern buildings including skyscrapers, there is Imperial Palace built in the 17th century surrounded by parks and gardens. It has a famous bridge Nijubshi or a double bridge. Kyoto is the opposite and enriched with natural beauty. It was spared during WWII and it hosts 10 million people every year. The places to visit in Kyoto are Golden Pavilion dates back to the 14th century and Nijo Castle built in the 17th century.

5. Maldives

The capital of Maldives is Malé, and its language is Dhivehi Language. Its currency is Maldivian Rufiyaa. The Maldives is known as the country of islands. The geography of this country holds the attention of visitors. Maldives’ beauty doesn’t depend upon above the water only.

Maldives is a beautiful country to visit for the holidays. It is famous for its white-sand beaches and wooden houses made in islands and resorts. Male the capital has beautiful mosques, artificial beaches and restaurants, and The Fishmarket. COMO Cocoa Island is best for its white-sand beach and crystal-clear blue water and of course the water villas are built beautifully and if want to see flower bud shaped water villas and beautiful beach then Embhoodhu Fiinholu Island is best to visit.

6. Vietnam

Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam; it is another famed country in Asia. The Vietnamese language is its official language. It is a beautiful country having amazing bridges, best waterfalls, and attractive buildings, and beautiful places to visit. 

Vietnam is named to be 27 on the top list of tourism among all the countries in the world. Not all beautiful sights are above ground but also present among underground like Son Doong Cave. It is the largest passage cave in the world with a 9 km length. Sa Pa is home to greenery and traditional villages with mountains terraces where farming is done. Ha, Long Bay became world heritage in 1994 and posses limestone pillars and its the seascape is most beautiful. Na Dang is the modern face of Vietnam with modern buildings and restaurants.

7. Indonesia

Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. Indonesian is the official, or we can say the national language of Indonesia. You will always find Indonesia full of tourists because there are a lot of beautiful places to visit in Indonesia. It has a vast culture and best foods, which attracts the heart of everyone while visiting it.


Indonesia also comes in the list of top 10 beautiful countries in Asia. Indonesia is both beautiful and enriched with historical places. It consists of 17000 islands, therefore, beaches and oceans are everywhere with fewer mountains. It also has more than 190 active volcanos and is home for wildlife due to inhabitant islands. Bali is the most beautiful site in Indonesia has all sorts of sceneries i.e. Hindu historical places, rice terraces, surfing and diving places. Komodo National Park where ancient reptile dragons are present and also has beaches and can dive to see marine life. Indonesia’s historical aspect is seeing from the city of Yogyakarta and Jakarta. Jakarta holds the diversified cultures of Javanese, Chinese, Arab and Malay and had their impact city structure and its cuisine. National Museum and Kota Tua are worth seeing. Borobudur and Prambanan are the temples worth visiting in Yogyakarta.

8. Nepal

Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal. The Nepali language is the official language of Nepal. Nepal is famous for the historical building, ancient worship places, and The world’s highest mountain Mount Everest. Not only this, but it also has a few other higher mountains. It is on 40th in the ranking of beautiful worldwide countries to visit.

Nepal is a land-locked country with the Himalayas and has the highest peak, Mount Everest. It has both the beauty of mountains and rich culture. Everest Base Camp at the height of 5000 m is the best place to see the peak of Everest and adjoined mountains. The next beautiful place in Nepal is Chitwan National Park which is full of hundreds of wild species like animals and birds and it is UNESCO World Heritage.

Phew Lake also he second freshwater lake entertains with its beauty. The historic side of Nepal can be seen by the largest city Kathmandu. Monuments and Temples of different religion are present there and has Durbar Square World Heritage in it and was damaged in 2013 earthquake.

9. Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia. Malaysian Ringgit is its currency. Malaysia has a lot of greenery inside. There are beautiful beaches, which have clear crystal water, it has beautiful jungles, beautiful mountains, and attractive places to visit, like the Twin Tower, Caves, and historical places.

Malaysia included in the top ten beautiful countries in Asia because it has both modern sparkling buildings that touch sky and historical places like temples and mosques and their exquisite structures. Malaysia has both natural and artificial beauty. The natural beauty can be seen from the Sugai Palas where fields are full of tea, strawberries and lavender plants. Kanching Falls and Borneo also give natural beauty and also home to endangered wild species like Asian Pygmy elephant and Sunda. Other beautiful places in Malaysia are Batu caves, Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi Island, and Melacca.

10. South Korea

Seoul is the capital of South Korea, and they speak the Korean language in their country. South Korea has a lot of natural beauty; that’s why you will find a lot of visitors to South Korea. There are beautiful mountains, rich green forests, and a lot of charming places in South Korea. This country is on 39th in ranking in the beautiful countries’ list to visit.

South Korea is both modern and enriched with history therefor added to the list of top 10 beautiful countries in Asia. The historical place from the 15th is Changdeok-gung is located in Seol. The Next beautiful historical city is Gyeongju which was once the capital of Silla Kingdom. The city is 2000 years old and has many temples and festivals and Bulguksa Temple one of them. DMZ where one can stand North Korea without being in it. DMZ is the border between North and South Korea. Other beautiful places in South Korea are Jeonju, Busan, Chuncheon, and Suwon.


The above countries are in the top ten list of beautiful countries in Asia because these possess natural beauty, islands with the best beaches and mountains with the highest peak. These countries also have a rich history and beautiful modern structures that amuse visitors to the very heart.

World’s largest continent is Asia, having the most beautiful countries in this globe. A lot of tourists would be found in Asia. Asia has beautiful sky-touching mountains, varied landscapes, scintillated beaches, verdant forests, green trees, and amazing desserts. 


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