14 days in China Itinerary

14 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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: stroll through Mutianyu Great Wall, browse the exhibits of The Palace Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Bell and Drum Towers, and make a trip to Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang).

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Beijing road trip planning website.

Manchester, UK to Beijing is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Beijing is 8 hours. Traveling from Manchester in August, you will find days in Beijing are much hotter (°C), and nights are a bit warmer (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

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

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: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Bund (Wai Tan), buy something for everyone on your list at South Bund Soft Spinning Material Market, take a stroll through Taikang Road, and look for gifts at Spin Ceramics.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Shanghai trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Beijing to Shanghai in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Shanghai when traveling from Beijing in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Shanghai

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

4
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 9th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 12th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. There's still lots to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), look for gifts at Top One Bakery, make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline, and take in the waterfront at Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Hong Kong sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Xi'an.

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

2
nights
Xi'an

Xi'an
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
On the 13th (Thu), explore the ancient world of Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) and then get engrossed in the history at The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Xi'an route planner.

Getting from Hong Kong to Xi'an by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Hong Kong in August since evenings lows in Xi'an dip to °C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Xi'an

Museums Historic Sites
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Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) ©
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)
Muslim Quarter ©
Muslim Quarter

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