16 days in China Itinerary

16 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
nights
Xi'an

Xi'an
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Xi'an is known for museums, historic sites, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, don't miss a visit to Muslim Quarter, delve into the distant past at Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang), and contemplate the long history of Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta).

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Xi'an trip itinerary maker app.

Venice, Italy to Xi'an is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Venice to Xi'an, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Venice, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Xi'an, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

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)

4
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland, don't miss a visit to Hong Kong Skyline, take a leisurely stroll along Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, and get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hong Kong journey planner.

You can fly from Xi'an to Hong Kong in 7 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Xi'an in April, you will find days in Hong Kong are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are much warmer (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Lantau island ©
Lantau island

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: go for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan), enjoy breathtaking views from Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), admire the striking features of Jin Mao Tower, and pause for some photo ops at Jade Buddha Temple.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Shanghai trip planning website.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Hong Kong in April: high temperatures in Shanghai hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Shanghai

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

5
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: hike along Mutianyu Great Wall, take some stellar pictures from Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan), appreciate the history behind Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), and make a trip to Summer Palace (Yiheyuan).

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Beijing route planning website.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Beijing takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Shanghai in April, Beijing is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Beijing

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

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