11 days in China Itinerary

11 days in China Itinerary

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11 days in China Itinerary

Start: Guangzhou
train + taxi:  3​h 45​min
1
Yangshuo County
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Guilin
— 2 nights
train + bus:  8​h 30​min
3
Zhangjiajie
— 1 day
bus:  2​h 45​min
4
Fenghuang County
— 2 nights
bus:  6​h 30​min
5
Guilin
— 2 nights
train:  4​h 15​min
End: Guangzhou

3
nights
Yangshuo County

Yangshuo County ©
Yangshuo County, the area surrounding a popular tourist resort town, boasts a landscape featuring all the ingredients necessary to attract a flood of tourists.
On the 20th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Stone Village, then look for all kinds of wild species at South China Karst, and then pedal to the sights with Bike Asia Cycling Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then explore the striking landscape at Silver Cave.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Yangshuo County sightseeing tool .

Guangzhou to Yangshuo County is an approximately 4-hour combination of train and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Guangzhou in April, expect little chillier with lows of 19°C in Yangshuo County. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Guilin.

Things to do in Yangshuo County

Parks Tours Outdoors
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South China Karst ©
South China Karst
Bike Asia Cycling Tours ©
Bike Asia Cycling Tours
Silver Cave ©
Silver Cave

2
nights
Guilin

Guilin ©
The riverside karst landscape around Guilin has long made it a favorite with Chinese poets, photographers, and travelers.
Step out of the city life by going to Reed Flute Cave (Ludi Yan) and Guangxi Maoer Mountain Reserve. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Elephant Trunk Hill (Xiangbishan), make a trip to Daxu Old Town, walk around Guangxi Guilin Forest Park, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Guilin trip planner .

You can drive from Yangshuo County to Guilin in 1.5 hours. April in Guilin sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zhangjiajie.

Things to do in Guilin

Parks Nature Tours
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Reed Flute Cave (Ludi Yan) ©
Reed Flute Cave (Ludi Yan)
Elephant Trunk Hill (Xiangbishan) ©
Elephant Trunk Hill (Xiangbishan)
Photography Tours

1
day
Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie ©
The city of Zhangjiajie has become particularly well known for its striking surrounding landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area of Zhangjiajie.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Zhangjiajie trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Guilin to Zhangjiajie takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Fenghuang County.

Things to do in Zhangjiajie

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 25:
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2
nights
Fenghuang County

Fenghuang County ©
The main town of Fenghuang County boasts a rich history of more than 300 years, with well-preserved architecture and cultural traditions.
On the 26th (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Xiangbi Mountain of Fenghuang, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Zhunti Temple of Fenghuang Old City, and then see Miaojiang Great Wall. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Phoenix Ancient Town.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Fenghuang County attractions planner .

You can do a combination of train and taxi from Zhangjiajie to Fenghuang County in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Guilin.

Things to do in Fenghuang County

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Phoenix Ancient Town ©
Phoenix Ancient Town
Zhunti Temple of Fenghuang Old City ©

2
nights
Guilin

Guilin
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Guilin Botanical Garden and then explore the fascinating underground world of Seven Star Park (Qixing Gongyuan). Here are some ideas for day two: get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Guilin vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Fenghuang County to Guilin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Guilin

Parks Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:
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Seven Star Park (Qixing Gongyuan)
Seven Star Park (Qixing Gongyuan)
Walking tours

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