60 days in China Itinerary

60 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Wuhan
— 3 nights
2
Changsha
— 3 nights
3
Yichang
— 3 nights
4
Shiyan
— 3 nights
5
Jiuzhaigou County
— 4 nights
6
Kaili
— 3 nights
7
Guilin
— 5 nights
8
Sanya
— 4 nights
9
Guangzhou
— 8 nights
10
Xiamen
— 4 nights
11
Wuyi Shan
— 1 night
12
Jingdezhen
— 2 nights
13
Huangshan
— 4 nights
14
Hangzhou
— 5 nights
15
Xian County
— 1 night
16
Zhangjiajie
— 5 nights


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3
nights
Wuhan

Wuhan ©
The provincial capital, Wuhan represents a major hub of commerce, industry, and culture in the center of the country.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Donghu Scenic Resort and Hubei Provincial Museum. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Wuhan University, walk around Jiefang Park, appreciate the history behind Yellow Crane Tower, and learn about all things military at Wuhan Revolution Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Wuhan road trip tool.

Ningbo to Wuhan is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Wuhan are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Changsha.

Things to do in Wuhan

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Hubei Provincial Museum ©
Hubei Provincial Museum
Donghu Scenic Resort ©
Donghu Scenic Resort
Wuhan University ©
Wuhan University

3
nights
Changsha

Changsha ©
A good starting point for explorations of the province, Changsha stands as a modern city with 3,000 years of history behind it.
Explore hidden gems such as Mount Yuelu and Yuelu Academy. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Changsha Window of the World, walk around Martyr's Park, examine the collection at Hunan Provincial Museum, and enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Hunan University.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Changsha online holiday planner.

You can take a train from Wuhan to Changsha in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Yichang.

Things to do in Changsha

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Mount Yuelu ©
Mount Yuelu
Yuelu Academy ©
Yuelu Academy
Changsha Window of the World ©
Changsha Window of the World

3
nights
Yichang

Yichang ©
Although not particularly touristy, the tranquil castle town of Okazaki charms visitors with its scenic parks, ornamental flower gardens, and forested areas.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Three Gorges and Three Gorges Dam Project. There's much more to do: make a trip to Sanxia Family Scenic Resort, explore the striking landscape at Sanyou Cave Cliff, and take in the dramatic scenery at BaiGuoShu Waterfall.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yichang road trip site.

Getting from Changsha to Yichang by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Shiyan.

Things to do in Yichang

Nature Parks
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Three Gorges ©
Three Gorges
Sanxia Family Scenic Resort ©
Sanxia Family Scenic Resort
Three Gorges Dam Project ©
Three Gorges Dam Project

3
nights
Shiyan

Shiyan ©
Shiyan is a prefecture-level city in northwestern Hubei province, China, bordering Henan to the northeast, Chongqing to the southwest, and Shaanxi to the north and west. Explore hidden gems such as Wudang Mountain National Geopark and People's Park in Shiyan. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wudang Five Immortals Temple, take a peaceful walk through Sifangshan Botanical Garden, and get a new perspective on nature at Shiyan Museums.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Shiyan trip maker tool.

You can drive from Yichang to Shiyan in 5 hours. On the 14th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jiuzhaigou County.

Things to do in Shiyan

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Wudang Mountain National Geopark
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Wudang Mountain National Geopark ©
Wudang Mountain National Geopark

4
nights
Jiuzhaigou County

Jiuzhaigou County ©
Nine villages make up Jiuzhaigou County, a valley with a wealth of natural sites protected by UNESCO.
Step off the beaten path and head to Huanglong Scenic Valley and Boat Tours & Water Sports. The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve, make a trip to Jiuzhaigou National Arts Center, and take in the dramatic scenery at Nuorilang Waterfall.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Jiuzhaigou County route planner.

Traveling by car from Shiyan to Jiuzhaigou County takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kaili.

Things to do in Jiuzhaigou County

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Huanglong Scenic Valley
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Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve ©
Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve
Huanglong Scenic Valley ©
Huanglong Scenic Valley
Pearl Shoal Waterfalls ©
Pearl Shoal Waterfalls

3
nights
Kaili

Kaili
Kaili is a county-level city under the administration of Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, in southeastern Guizhou province, People's Republic of China. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jiulong Cave Scenic and Qianhu Miao Village. Explore Kaili's surroundings by going to Duyun Jianjiang River (in Duyun), Hailongtun Site (in Zunyi County) and Fuquan Ancient City Wall (in Fuquan). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Kaili Minority Museum.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kaili tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Jiuzhaigou County to Kaili takes 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Guilin.

Things to do in Kaili

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Duyun Jianjiang River, Jiulong Cave Scenic, Hailongtun Site, Fuquan Ancient City Wall
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5
nights
Guilin

Guilin ©
The riverside karst landscape around Guilin has long made it a favorite with Chinese poets, photographers, and travelers.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Xianggong Mountain and Sun and Moon Pagodas. Venture out of the city with trips to Yangshuo County (Stone Village, Bike Asia Cycling Tours, &more). There's still lots to do: stroll around Riyue Shuangta Cultural Park, take some stellar pictures from Folded Brocade Hill (Diecai Hill), and take a stroll around Lijiang Folk Customs Garden.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Guilin road trip planning website.

Drive from Kaili to Guilin in 5.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Guilin can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sanya.

Things to do in Guilin

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Yangshuo County
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Bike Asia Cycling Tours ©
Bike Asia Cycling Tours
Riyue Shuangta Cultural Park ©
Riyue Shuangta Cultural Park
Climbing Tours

4
nights
Sanya

Sanya ©
The climate and coastline bring visitors from far and wide on vacations to Sanya, with its 40 km (25 mi) of shoreline almost entirely devoted to tourism.
Explore hidden gems such as Sanya Redaiyulin Square and Sanya Meitianya Tropical Ocean World. There's still lots to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Sanya Zhujiang Nantian Spa, stroll around Luhuitou Park, trek along Yalong Bay Tropical Paradise Forest Park, and step off the mainland to explore Phoenix Island Sanya.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sanya tour planner.

Getting from Guilin to Sanya by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. June in Sanya sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Sanya

Parks Nature Neighborhoods
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Luhuitou Park ©
Luhuitou Park
Sanya Redaiyulin Square ©
Sanya Redaiyulin Square
Sanya Meitianya Tropical Ocean World ©
Sanya Meitianya Tropical Ocean World

8
nights
Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Explore hidden gems such as Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum and Zhujiang New Town. Explore Guangzhou's surroundings by going to Macau (Sam Mo Temple, Skycab Cable Car (Wynn Palace), &more). There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Chimelong Safari Park, walk around South China Botanical Garden, admire the landmark architecture of Guangzhou Opera House, and pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Guangzhou planner.

You can fly from Sanya to Guangzhou in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Xiamen.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Macau
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Chimelong Safari Park ©
Chimelong Safari Park
Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum ©
Huacheng Square ©
Huacheng Square

4
nights
Xiamen

Xiamen ©
Known for centuries as a gateway to China, the port city of Xiamen has become a destination in itself, first to domestic visitors and now to a growing number of people from across the world.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Xiamen Botanical Garden and Nanputuo Temple. There's much more to do: cool off at Xiamen Riyuegu Hot Spring Resort Communities, stroll through Kulangsu Huandao Road, take in nature's colorful creations at Xiamen Shuzhuang Garden, and don't miss a visit to Gulangyu.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Xiamen trip planner.

You can fly from Guangzhou to Xiamen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Wuyi Shan.

Things to do in Xiamen

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Gulangyu ©
Gulangyu
Xiamen Botanical Garden ©
Xiamen Botanical Garden
Kulangsu Huandao Road ©
Kulangsu Huandao Road

1
night
Wuyi Shan

Wuyi Shan ©
A holiday in Wuyi Shan's mountain retreat offers all you need for an outdoorsy getaway.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wuyi Mountain.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Wuyi Shan online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Xiamen to Wuyi Shan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Jingdezhen.

Things to do in Wuyi Shan

Nature Parks
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Wuyi Mountain ©
Wuyi Mountain

2
nights
Jingdezhen

Jingdezhen
Jingdezhen is a prefecture-level city, previously a town, in northeastern Jiangxi province, China, with a total population of 1,554,000, bordering Anhui to the north. On the 14th (Tue), examine the collection at Ancient Kiln Folk Customs Museum - Gu Yao and then don't miss a visit to Jingdezhen Ceramic Exposition. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Jingdezhen Huanglong Museum of Porcelain and then steep yourself in history at Longzhu Cabinet.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Jingdezhen trip planner.

Getting from Wuyi Shan to Jingdezhen by car takes about 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Huangshan.

Things to do in Jingdezhen

Museums Historic Sites
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4
nights
Huangshan

Huangshan ©
Named after the "Yellow Mountains" with which the region has long been associated, Huangshan offers access to UNESCO-listed sites both natural and man-made.
Step off the beaten path and head to Jiuhua Mountain and Xihai Great Canyon. Explore Huangshan's surroundings by going to Xidi Ancient Village (in She County) and Hongcun Ancient Village (in Yi County). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Huangshan, walk around Huangshan Geopark, and don't miss a visit to Book Case Peak (Stalagmite Peak).

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Huangshan online vacation builder.

Drive from Jingdezhen to Huangshan in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hangzhou.

Things to do in Huangshan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Xidi Ancient Village, Hongcun Ancient Village
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Mt. Huangshan ©
Mt. Huangshan
Jiuhua Mountain
Jiuhua Mountain
Xihai Great Canyon ©
Xihai Great Canyon

5
nights
Hangzhou

Hangzhou ©
Hangzhou, the scenic capital of Zheijang Province, remains a popular vacation choice for tourists interested in the area's numerous cultural and natural sights.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hangzhou Qiandaohu National Forest Park and Prince Bay Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hangzhou: Tonglu County (Langshi jin tan & Yaoling Cave). There's lots more to do: stroll around Ping Hu Qiu Yue, take in the waterfront at Southern Song Imperial Street, and get to know the fascinating history of Gu Shan (Solitary Hill).

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Hangzhou travel planner.

Traveling by car from Huangshan to Hangzhou takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daily temperatures in Hangzhou can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Xian County.

Things to do in Hangzhou

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tonglu County, Hangzhou Qiandaohu National Forest Park
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Hangzhou Qiandaohu National Forest Park ©
Hangzhou Qiandaohu National Forest Park
Prince Bay Park ©
Prince Bay Park
Ping Hu Qiu Yue ©
Ping Hu Qiu Yue

1
night
Xian County

Xian County
Deciding where to go first on your Xian County vacation can be difficult, but regardless of where you start you'll have easy access to invaluable historical and cultural sites.
On the 25th (Sat), delve into the distant past at Xian County Han Mausoleums.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Xian County planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hangzhou to Xian County. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Zhangjiajie.

Things to do in Xian County

Historic Sites
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nights
Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie ©
The city of Zhangjiajie has become particularly well known for its striking surrounding landscape.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Xihai Stone Forest. Spend the 27th (Mon) among lush scenery at Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. Spend the 28th (Tue) exploring nature at Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Suoxiyu Nature Reserve.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Zhangjiajie day trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Xian County to Zhangjiajie with the Route module. On the 30th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Zhangjiajie

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Highlights from your plan
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park ©
Zhangjiajie National Forest Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park ©
Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park

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