15 days in China Itinerary

15 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hong Kong
— 3 nights
2
Shanghai
— 3 nights
3
Xi'an
— 2 nights
4
Beijing
— 3 nights
5
Luanping County
— 2 nights

3
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 6th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), take an in-depth tour of Hong Kong Museum of History, walk around Nan Lian Garden, and make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hong Kong trip planner.

Brindisi, Italy to Hong Kong is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT), which is usually a 7 hour difference. In October, Hong Kong is somewhat warmer than Brindisi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

3
nights
Shanghai

Shanghai ©
With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Shanghai is known for shopping, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), examine the collection at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), and enjoy breathtaking views from Jin Mao Tower.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Shanghai trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Hong Kong in October, expect Shanghai to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Xi'an.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)

2
nights
Xi'an

Xi'an
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to Xi'an Bell Tower, thendelve into the distant past at Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang), and then don't miss a visit to Muslim Quarter. On the next day, make a trip to Kaiyuan Square, thensteep yourself in history at Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta), and then take an in-depth tour of The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Xi'an planner.

You can fly from Shanghai to Xi'an in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Shanghai in October; daily highs in Xi'an reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Xi'an

Historic Sites Museums
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Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) ©
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)
Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta) ©
Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta)

3
nights
Beijing

Beijing
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, take in panoramic vistas at Bell and Drum Towers, don't miss a visit to Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), and get engrossed in the history at Lama Temple (Yonghegong).

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Beijing travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Xi'an to Beijing takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October in Beijing, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Luanping County.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Trails
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Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

2
nights
Luanping County

Luanping County
On the 17th (Sat), see Jinshanling Great Wall.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Luanping County road trip planning website.

You can drive from Beijing to Luanping County in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Luanping County

Historic Sites
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